Membre de Buix

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 190 G: 180 B: 185
Rank
lithostratigraphic Member
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
valid formal name
SCS note
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SCS date
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Comment
Le Membre de Buix est en partie l'équivalent latéral du Membre du Tiergarten.

Nomenclature

German
Buix-Member
French
Membre de Buix
Italian

Membro di Buix

English
Buix Member
Origin of the Name
Steinbruch Buix = Bux (JU)
Historical Variants
Buix Member (Gygi 2000b)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
Weisse, weiche, kreidige, ungeschichtete Kalksteine mit kleinen Biohermen, im oberen Teil treten Silex-Knollen auf.
Geomorphology
zone tendre
Thickness
0 bis 35 m

Components

Lithological content
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Mineral content
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Fossil content
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Hierarchy and succession

Superordinate unit
Formation de St-Ursanne
Subordinate units
Lateral equivalents
Upper boundary
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Lower boundary
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Stratigraphic discussion
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Age

Age at top
middle Oxfordian
Note about top
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Age at base
middle Oxfordian
Note about base
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Dating method
Ammoniten, Transversarium-Zone

Geography

Geographical extent
Nördlicher Teil des Kt. Jura
Type area
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Type locality
Type profile
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Reference profiles
Point of interest
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Paleogeography and tectonic

Paleogeography
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Kind of protolith
  • sedimentary
Conditions of formation
"Rauracien", crayeux
Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Jura
  • Southern Germany
  • Black Forest
Metamorphism
non metamorphic
Metamorphic facies
-
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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