«Mergeldominierte Fazies der Jüngeren Juranagelfluh»

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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 Formation
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
«Mergeldominierte Fazies der Jüngeren Juranagelfluh»
French
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Italian
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English
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Origin of the Name
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Historical Variants
Juranagelfluh-Mergel inkl. «Juranagelfluh-Sandsteine» (Geyer et al. 2003)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
Feinklastische Beckenfazies der Jüngeren Juranagelfluh: ockergelber bis gelbbrauner (manchmal auch grauer oder rötlicher) siltig-feinsandiger Mergel. Einzelne Konglomeratbänke treten lokal vor.
Geomorphology
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Thickness
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Components

Lithological content
  • conglomerate (psephite, rudite) : grain > 2 mm (psephite / rudite: elements = gravel, boulder, block)
  • 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
early Tortonian
Note about top
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Age at base
Langhian
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)
Molasse of the Jura
  • Delémont basin
Metamorphism
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Metamorphic facies
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Note on metamorphism
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References

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Revision
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Important publications
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Material and varia

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