«Sulzbach-Serie»

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 225 G: 190 B: 175
Rank
lithostratigraphic subformation (local name)
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
«Sulzbach-Serie»
French
«Série de Sulzbach»
Italian
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English
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Origin of the Name

Sulzbach (AI)/(SG)

Historical Variants
Nagelfluh führendes «Unteraquitanien» (Renz 1937b), Sulzbach-Serie (Ammann 1979)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
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Geomorphology
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Thickness
200-300 m (Funk et al. 2000), 400 m (Hantke 2004).

Components

Lithological content
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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
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Note about top
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Age at base
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Note about base
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Dating method
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Geography

Geographical extent
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Type area
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Type locality
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Type profile
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Reference profiles
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Point of interest
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Paleogeography and tectonic

Paleogeography
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Kind of protolith
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Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Subalpine Molasse Plateau Molasse
Metamorphism
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Metamorphic facies
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Note on metamorphism
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References

Definition
Ammann M. (1979): Geologische Untersuchungen in der Untern Süßwassermolasse des Appenzeller Vorderlandes. , Diplom Univ. Zürich
Revision
Hantke René (2004): Blatt 1076 St. Margrethen (Westhälfte) und 1096 Diepoldsau (Westhälfte) mit NW-Ecke von Blatt 1116 Feldkirch.. , Geol. Atlas Schweiz 1:25 000, Erläut. 108
Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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  • Sulzbach-Nagelfluh Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Sulzbach (AI)/(SG)

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Bed
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    Kristallin führende Kalknagelfluh an der Basis der «Sulzbach-Serie».
    Age
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    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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