Bluefield Formation

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Bluefield Formation
Stratigraphic range: Serpukhovian
UnderliesHinton Formation
OverliesGreenbrier Group
RegionAppalachia and Southeastern United States
CountryUnited States
ExtentVirginia and West Virginia

The Bluefield Formation is a geologic formation in West Virginia. It preserves fossils dating back to the Carboniferous period.

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  • Various Contributors to the Paleobiology Database. "Fossilworks: Gateway to the Paleobiology Database". Archived from the original on 31 July 2014. Retrieved 22 June 2014.