Subatlantic

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
N/A
RGB color
R: 245 G: 255 B: 245
Rank
climato/palynostratigraphy
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
Subatlantikum
French
Subatlantique
Italian
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English
Subatlantic
Origin of the Name
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Historical Variants
Subatlantic plants = Christianssand coast-plants (Blytt 1876), Subatlantic (Sernander 1889)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
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Geomorphology
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Thickness
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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
Units at floor
Subboreal
Lateral equivalents
Upper boundary
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Lower boundary
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Stratigraphic discussion
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Age

Age at top
Holocene
Note about top
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Age at base
Holocene
Note about base
2700 BP = 2800 calBP = 850 BC
Dating method
depuis 850 ou 500 av. J.C. ; ab 450 av. J.C.

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)
Quaternary :
Quaternary Deposits
  • Unconsolidated Deposits
  • Niederterrasse
  • Hochterrasse
  • Deckenschotter
  • Tiefere Deckenschotter
  • Höhere Deckenschotter
  • Glaciostratigraphy
  • Pliocene
Metamorphism
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Metamorphic facies
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Note on metamorphism
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References

Definition
Blytt Axel Gudbrandt (1876): Essay on the immigration of the Norwegian flora during alternating rainy and dry periods. , Christiania, 89 pages

p.64: Subatlantic or Christianssand coast-plants which have their greatest distribution, or grow only, in the most southern, lowest coast-district from Krageroe to Stavanger.
Revision
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Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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