Üetliberggipfel-Nagelfluh

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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
lithostratigraphic Bed
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
Üetliberggipfel-Nagelfluh
French
Conglomérat de l'Üetliberggipfel
Italian
Conglomerato del Üetliberggipfel
English
Üetliberggipfel Conglomerate
Origin of the Name

Üetliberg (ZH), SW Zürich

Historical Variants
Üetliberggipfel-Nagelfluhen (Pavoni 1957), Uetliberggipfelschichten (Büchi 1960).
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
Doppelbank aus Kalk-Dolomit-Nagelfluh (oben mit viel Radiolarit) im Dach der Üetliberg-Schichten.
Geomorphology
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Thickness
Ca. 20 m (Büchi 1960).

Components

Lithological content
  • Kalknagelfluh
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
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
Pavoni Nazario (1957): Geologie der Zürcher Molasse zwischen Albiskamm und Pfannenstiel. , Vjschr. natf. Ges. Zürich 102, 117
Revision
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Important publications
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Material and varia

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