Overview of the Pennsylvanian in the Illinois Basin

  1. C. Blaine Cecil,
  2. Cortland Eble,
  3. C. Blaine Cecil,
  4. James C. Cobb,
  5. Donald R. Chestnut Jr.,
  6. Heinz Damberger and
  7. Kenneth J. Englund
  1. Heinz H. Damberger

Published Online: 15 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT143p0020

Carboniferous Geology of the Eastern United States

Carboniferous Geology of the Eastern United States

How to Cite

Damberger, H. H. (1989) Overview of the Pennsylvanian in the Illinois Basin, in Carboniferous Geology of the Eastern United States (eds C. B. Cecil, C. Eble, C. B. Cecil, J. C. Cobb, D. R. Chestnut, H. Damberger and K. J. Englund), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT143p0020

Author Information

  1. Illinois State Geological Survey, Champaign, Illinois

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906478

Online ISBN: 9781118667316

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Keywords:

  • Illinois basin and ichnology;
  • Lower sandstone-dominated and middle cyclothem-dominated sequence;
  • Pennsvlvanian and trace fossils;
  • Pounds Escarpment and Canadian Shield;
  • Spillway at Little Grassy Lake south and Mississippian-Pennsylvanian unconformity;
  • Upper Caseyville/lower tradewater roadcut;
  • Upper marine limestone and shale-dominated subquence;
  • Walshville channel deposits and Herrin coal