Exploring the Devonian Martin Formation on the Mogollon Rim
Arizona Fossil Adventures Exploring Arizona's unique sedimentary geology and the Fossil Record By Chris and Dawn Schur
Updated 8/20/16

Introduction to Arizona Geology

Listing of Arizona Geologic Formations

  Latest Expedition Additions: (In process)
 Latest Fossil Photo Pictorial

Expeditions into Fossil Localities:

More Placoderm Material from the Stoyanow Beds 5/4/14

Permian Fossils from the Hermit Shale in Sedona 2/13

More Placoderm Material from the Stoyanow Red Arthrodirian Sandstone beds

Devonian White Chertized Fossils

From White Coral Ridge

Expedition: 8/2010

Devonian, Mississippian, and Pennsylvanian on the Mogollon Rim

Fossils from Lake Mary Road Permian Kaibab Harrisburg Member Expedition: 8/22/2009

Permian Terrestrial Fossils from Sedona

Fossils from the Mississipian Redwall Limestone near Young
Cambrian Trace Fossils From the Tapeats Sandstone near Payson 8/15/10 Permian/Pennsylvanian Boundry Fossils at Fossil Creek

Photo Pictorials of Sedimentary Geologic Formations:

THE PRECAMBRIAN - Marine

Mescal Limestone (Central Arizona)

THE CAMBRIAN - Marine

Tapeats Sandstone (Mogollon Rim Facies)

Abrigo Limestone (Southeastern Arizona)

Bolsa Quartzite (Southern Arizona)

THE ORDOVICIAN - Marine

El Paso Limestone (Southeastern Arizona)

THE DEVONIAN - Marine

Martin Formation (Central and Northern Arizona)

THE DEVONIAN - Terrestrial

The Martin Formation, Beckers Butte Member (Central Arizona)

THE MISSISSIPPIAN - Marine

Escabrosa Group (South Eastern Arizona)

Redwall Limestone (Northern Arizona)

THE PENNSYLVANIAN - Marine

Naco Formation (Mogollon Rim)

Naco Group (Southern Arizona)

THE PERMIAN - Marine

Fort Apache Limestone (Mogollon Rim)

Kaibab Formation (Northern Arizona)

THE PERMIAN - Terrestrial

Schnebly Hill Formation (Nothern Arizona, Mogollon Rim)

Hermit Shale (Northern Arizona, Mogollon Rim)

Coconino Sandstone (Northern Arizona, Mogollon Rim)

Toroweap Formation (Northern Arizona, Mogollon Rim)

Supai Group (Northern Arizona, Mogollon Rim)

THE TRIASSIC - Terrestrial

The Chinle Group - Overview Page

The Shinarump Conglomerate

Mesa Redondo Member

Monitor Butte Member

Petrified Forest Formation - Blue Mesa Member

Petrified Forest Formation - The Sonsela Sandstone

Petrified Forest Formation - Painted Desert Member

The Owl Rock Formation (NYA)

The Rock Point Formation

The Moenkopi Formation - Overview Page

The Holbrook Member

The Moqui Member

The Wapatki Member

THE JURASSIC

(In process)

THE CRETACEOUS - Marine/Terrestrial

Dakota Formation and Mancos Shale (Pinedale thru Show Low Area)

THE TERTIARY - Terrestrial

Clints Well Tertiary (Blue Ridge, Mogollon Rim)

The Verde Formation (Camp Verde, Clarkdale, Cottonwood)

The Chalk Canyon Formation (New River, Black Canyon City)

The Payson Basin Formation (Rye Area)

Blue Ridge Formation (Mogollon Rim)

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