«Niveau [h]d - Calcaires à huîtres»

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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 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
«Niveau [h]d - Calcaires à huîtres»
French
«Niveau [h]d - Calcaires à huîtres»
Italian
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English
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Origin of the Name
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Historical Variants
Niveau d - Calcaires à huîtres (Jeannet 1912), d = calcaires à Ostrea (Chamot 1961), calcaires gréseux à Ostrea sublamellosa (Badoux & Gabus 1991 p.10)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
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Geomorphology
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Thickness
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Components

Lithological content
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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 Hettangian
Note about top
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Age at base
early Hettangian
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
  • Torrent de Villars = Torrent de Vélard
    Site particularities
    • upper boundary
    • lower boundary
    • typical facies
    Site accessibility
    • river bed
    Coordinates
    • (2567500 / 1130760)
    Note
    • Badoux & Gabus 1991 p.10

Paleogeography and tectonic

Paleogeography
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Kind of protolith
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Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Préalpes Médianes Plastiques
Metamorphism
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Metamorphic facies
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Note on metamorphism
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References

Definition
Jeannet A. (1913): Monogarphie géologique des Tours d’Aï et des régions avoisinantes (Préalpes vaudoises ; 1re partie) , Mat. Carte géol. Suisse (N.S.) 34
Revision
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Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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