«Marnes à gypse» (de la Fm. du Goldberg)

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
N/A
RGB color
R: 125 G: 125 B: 125
Rank
lithostratigraphic unit
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
incorrect name (though informally used)
SCS note
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SCS date
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Comment
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Nomenclature

German
«Gipsmergel» (der Goldberg-Fm.)
French
«Marnes à gypse» (de la Fm. du Goldberg)
Italian
«Marna a gesso» (della Fm. del Goldberg)
English
«Gypsum marls» (of the Goldberg Fm.)
Origin of the Name
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Historical Variants
sous-groupe des marnes gypsifères (de Loriol & Jaccard 1865), Marnes à gypse (Maillard 1884a, Mojon 2002)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
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Geomorphology
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Thickness
4,5 m à Villers-le-Lac (de Loriol & Jaccard 1865)

Components

Lithological content
  • gypsum
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
Berriasian
Note about top
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Age at base
Berriasian
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
  • sedimentary
Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Jura
  • Southern Germany
  • Black Forest
  • Meriodional Jura
Metamorphism
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Metamorphic facies
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Note on metamorphism
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References

Definition
Maillard G. (1884): Etude sur I'étage Purbeckien dans le Jura , Diss. Phil. II Zürich, 78
Revision
Mojon P.-O. (2002): Les formations mésozoïques à charophytes (Jurassique moyen - Crétacé inférieur) de la marge téthysienne nord–occidentale (Sud-Est de la France, Suisse occidentale, nord-Est de l’Espagne) , Géol. alp. (Grenoble) Mém. hors sér. 41, 386
Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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