Bramegg-Schotter

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Representation and status

Index
qsB
CMYK Color
-
RGB color
R: 215 G: 235 B: 205
Rank
lithostratigraphic Formation
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
proposal
SCS note
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SCS date
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Comment
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Nomenclature

German
Bramegg-Schotter
French
Gravier de la Bramegg
Italian
Ghiaia della Bramegg
English
Bramegg Gravel
Origin of the Name

Hügel Bramegg (LU), Entlebuch

Historical Variants
fluvioglaziale Schotter der Risszeit (Steiner 1926), Bramegg-Schotter (Bl. Wolhusen)
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
Geringmächtige Moräne bei Oberstaldig und Oberhöhe.
Stratigraphic discussion
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Age

Age at top
Middle Pleistocene
Note about top
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Age at base
Early Pleistocene
Note about base
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Dating method
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Geography

Geographical extent
Anhöhe Bramegg auf ca. 640 m ü.M. (zwischen Waldemmegletscher und Aare-Reussgletscher), über eine Distanz von 2 km von Grosshegen bis Mittlerstaldig.
Type area
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Type locality
  • Grosshegen (LU)
    Site particularities
    • typical facies
    Site accessibility
    • quarry
    Coordinates
    • (2651160 / 1208350)
    Note
    • Alte Kiesgrube (Bl. Wolhusen Fig.25)
Type profile
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Reference profiles
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Point of interest

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)
Glaciostratigraphy
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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