«Mittlere Juranagelfluh»

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 220 G: 205 B: 140
Rank
lithostratigraphic unit
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
informal term
SCS note
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SCS date
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Comment
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Nomenclature

German
«Mittlere Juranagelfluh»
French
«Mittlere Juranagelfluh»
Italian
«Mittlere Juranagelfluh»
English
«Mittlere Juranagelfluh»
Origin of the Name
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Historical Variants
Mittlere Juranagelfluh (Graf 1991, Bausch & Schober 1997, Diebold et al. 2006, Bitterli-Dreher et al. 2007)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description

Nagelfluhhorizonte der oberen OMM, die durch einen hohen Anteil an Malm- und Doggergeröllen charakterisiert sind.

Geomorphology
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Thickness
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Components

Lithological content
  • puddingstone
Mineral content
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Fossil content
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Hierarchy and succession

Superordinate unit
Subordinate units
Units at roof
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Units at floor
Lateral equivalents
Upper boundary
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Lower boundary
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Stratigraphic discussion
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Age

Age at top
Langhian
Note about top
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Age at base
Burdigalian
Note about base
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Dating method

MN4/MN5 (Bitterli-Dreher et al. 2007)

Geography

Geographical extent
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Type area
Type locality
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Type profile
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Reference profiles
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Point of interest
  • Chalofe (AG)
    Site particularities
    • upper boundary
    • lower boundary
    • typical facies
    Coordinates
    • (2653790 / 1258700)
    Note
    • Diebold et al. 2006
  • Umiken-Riniken (AG)
    Site particularities
    • typical facies
    Coordinates
    • (2655970 / 1260350)
    Note
    • Bitterli-Dreher et al. 2007

Paleogeography and tectonic

Paleogeography
North Alpine Foreland Basin,
Kind of protolith
  • sedimentary
Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Molasse of the Jura
  • Delémont basin
Metamorphism
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Metamorphic facies
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Note on metamorphism
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References

Definition
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Revision
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Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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