Badenian

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
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RGB color
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Rank
chronostratigraphy
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
local name (informal)
SCS note
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SCS date
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Comment
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Nomenclature

German
Badénien
French
Badénien
Italian
Badeniano
English
Badenian
Origin of the Name

Named after the town of Baden (Niederösterreich), near Vienna.

Historical Variants
Badenon (Rolle ----), Baden-Stufe, --- (Papp & Cicha 1968, Alberdi & Aguirre 1979), Badenium (Giersch 2004)
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
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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
Serravallian
Note about top
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Age at base
Burdigalian
Note about base
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Dating method
Middle Miocene, MN6

Geography

Geographical extent
Central Europe.
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)
Paratethys
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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