Membre de Rodosex

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 235 G: 135 B: 115
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
Rodosex-Member
French
Membre de Rodosex
Italian
Membro di Rodosex
English
Rodosex Member
Origin of the Name

Chalet de Rodosex (VD), NNW Rougemont

Historical Variants
Complexe schisteux intermédiaire réduit = CSI (Gisiger 1968), Membre de Rodosex (Python-Dupasquier 1990)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
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Geomorphology
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Thickness
Max. 60 cm à Rodosex, 30 cm au Torrent des Rossettes (Braillard in prep.)

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
Discordant sur les calcaires massifs de la Fm. de la Dorfflüe
Stratigraphic discussion
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Age

Age at top
Middle Cenomanian
Note about top
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Age at base
Late Albian
Note about base
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Dating method
Eléments remaniés du Berriasien, Aptien tardif/Albien précoce.

Geography

Geographical extent
Régions de Leysin - Tours d'Aï, La Braye, Gastlosen.
Type area
Type locality
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Type profile
  • Rodosex (FR)
    Site particularities
    • upper boundary
    • lower boundary
    • typical facies
    Coordinates
    • (2581710 / 1153120)
    Note
    • Schöpfer 1984, Caron & Dupasquier 1989, Python-Dupasquier 1990 p.69 fig.22-23
Reference profiles
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Point of interest
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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 Rigides
Metamorphism
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Metamorphic facies
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Note on metamorphism
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References

Definition
Python-Dupasquier Chantal (1990): La Formation de l'Intyamon ("Crétacé moyen") des Préalpes Médianes Romandes. , Thèse de doctorat, Université de Fribourg, 197 pages

p.69
Revision
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Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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