Late Triassic (~ 229 Ma)

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
25 / 40 / 0 / 0
RGB color
R: 189 G: 140 B: 195
Rank
chronostratigraphic Epoch
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
valid formal name
SCS note
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SCS date
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Comment
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Nomenclature

German
Späte Trias
French
Trias tardif
Italian
Triassico tardo
English
Late Triassic (~ 229 Ma)
Origin of the Name
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Historical Variants
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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

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
Rhaetian
Note about top
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Age at base
Carnian
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)
Time Scale
  • Paratethys
  • Mammal stages
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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  • Rhaetian (~ 204 Ma) Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Rhaetian Alps (Switzerland, Austria and Italy)

    Rank
    chronostratigraphic Stage
    Status
    valid formal name
    Valid name
    In Short
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    Age
    Rhaetian - Rhaetian
    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
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    Type area
    Rhaetian Alps
    Comment
    Originally considered as part of the «Lias» (i.e. Early Jurassic) and forming, together with the Hettangian, the so-called «Infralias». The stratotype corresponds to the Kössen Formation at Kendelbachgraben, Sankt Wolfgang, Austria.
  • Norian (~ 217 Ma) Show details

    Origin of the Name
    Noric Alps / Noricum (Latin): ancient Roman province south of the Danube River in present-day Austria.
    Rank
    chronostratigraphic Stage
    Status
    valid formal name
    Valid name
    In Short
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    Age
    Norian - Norian
    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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    • Sevatian

      Origin of the Name
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      Rank
      chronostratigraphic Substage
      Status
      local name (informal)
      Valid name
      In Short
      Local substage corresponding to the Late Norian (Late Triassic).
      Age
      Norian - Rhaetian
      Thickness
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      Geographical extent
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      Type area
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      Comment
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    • Alaunian

      Origin of the Name

      Named after the Hallaun people in Hollein (Tyrol, Austria).

      Rank
      chronostratigraphic Substage
      Status
      local name (informal)
      Valid name
      In Short
      Local substage corresponding to the Middle Norian (Late Triassic).
      Age
      Norian - Norian
      Thickness
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      Geographical extent
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      Type area
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      Comment
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    • Lacian

      Origin of the Name
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      Rank
      chronostratigraphic Substage
      Status
      local name (informal)
      Valid name
      In Short
      Local substage corresponding to the Early Norian (Late Triassic).
      Age
      Norian - Norian
      Thickness
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      Geographical extent
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      Type area
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      Comment
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  • Carnian (~ 229 Ma) Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named atfer the Carnic Alps zwischen Austria and Italy (East Tyrol, Carinthia, Friuli and Veneto).

    Rank
    chronostratigraphic Stage
    Status
    valid formal name
    Valid name
    In Short
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    Age
    Carnian - Carnian
    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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    • Tuvalian

      Origin of the Name
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      Rank
      chronostratigraphic Substage
      Status
      local name (informal)
      Valid name
      In Short
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      Age
      Late Carnian - Late Carnian
      Thickness
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      Geographical extent
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      Type area
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      Comment
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    • Julian

      Origin of the Name
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      Rank
      chronostratigraphic Substage
      Status
      local name (informal)
      Valid name
      In Short
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      Age
      Middle Carnian - Middle Carnian
      Thickness
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      Geographical extent
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      Type area
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      Comment
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