Büebig-Mergel

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 230 G: 220 B: 210
Rank
lithostratigraphic Member
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
Büebig-Mergel
French
Marne du Büebig
Italian
Marna di Büebig
English
Büebig Marl
Origin of the Name

Büebigtobel (SG), westlich Alstätten

Historical Variants
Büebigbachmergelzone = Mergelzone des Büebigbachs (Hofmann 1957a), Gais / Büebig-Mergel (Berli 1985)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
Mergelzone im unteren Teil der Sommersberg-Schüttung mit vereinzelten Geröllschüttungen.
Geomorphology
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Thickness
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Components

Lithological content
  • marlstone
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
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Note about top
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Age at base
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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
North Alpine Foreland Basin,
Kind of protolith
  • sedimentary
Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Plateau Molasse
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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