Gondiswil-Interglazial (Letztes Interglazial)

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
390
RGB color
R: 255 G: 255 B: 200
Rank
glaciostratigraphy
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
informal term
SCS note
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SCS date
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Comment
Rückzug der Gletscher: Aaregletscher bis Frutigen (Beck & Rutsch 1958), ...

Nomenclature

German

Gondiswil-Interglazial (Letztes Interglazial)

French
Interglaciaire de Gondiswil
Italian
Interglaciale di Gondiswil
English
Gondiswil Interglacial
Origin of the Name

Gondiswil (BE)

Historical Variants
formation interglaciaire Riss-Würm (Aeberhardt 1910b), Letzte Interglazial-Zeit (Heim 1931), Last Interglacial, Gondiswil-Warmzeit
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

Age

Age at top
Late Pleistocene
Note about top
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Age at base
Middle Pleistocene
Note about base
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Dating method

ca. 120 ka

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
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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
Wegmüller (1992): Vegetationsgeschichtliche und stratigraphische Untersuchungen an Schieferkohlen des nördlichen Alpenvorlandes. , Denkschriften der schweizerischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft
Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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  • Flurlingen-Quelltuff Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Flurlingen (ZH), S Schaffhausen

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    Quelltuff des letzten Interglazials in der Nähe von Schaffhausen.
    Age
    Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
    Ca. 12-15 m (Graf 2009)
    Geographical extent
    Einziges, lokales Vorkommen.
    Type area
    N/A
    Comment
    -
  • Sulperg-Formation Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Sulperg AG, bei Wettingen

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    -
    Age
    Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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    • Torf von Wettingen-Sulpberg Show details

      Origin of the Name

      Sulperg AG, bei Wettingen

      Rank
      lithostratigraphic unit
      Status
      incorrect name (though informally used)
      Valid name
      In Short
      -
      Age
      -
      Thickness
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      Geographical extent
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      Type area
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      Comment
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  • Niederweningen-Formation Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Niederweningen (ZH) (siehe auch www.mammutmuseum.ch)

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    Seebodenlehm, Torf.
    Age
    Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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  • Hinterbänkler-Formation Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Hinterbänkler (AG)

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Alter Hangschutt (Letztes Interglazial) im unteren Aaretal.
    Age
    Middle Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Unteres Aaretal.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
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  • Seebli-Formation Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Kiesgrube Seebli (AG) bei Lupfig

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    proposal
    Valid name
    In Short
    -
    Age
    Middle Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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  • Dättwil-Lehm Show details

    Origin of the Name
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    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    proposal
    Valid name
    In Short
    Alter Hanglehm und Stillwasserablagerungen im Tal von Dättwil.
    Age
    Middle Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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  • Fahracher-Formation Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Fahracher = Faaracher (AG), SE Birr

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    proposal
    Valid name
    In Short
    Warmzeitliche Seeablagerungen und Hanglehm.
    Age
    Middle Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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  • «Mittlerer Teil des Zell-Schotterkomplexes» Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Zeller Allmend (LU)

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic unit
    Status
    incorrect term (disused)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Inhomogen ausgebildeter Kies mit grossen Anteil an feinkörnigen Sedimenten und charakteristischen Verlandungserscheinungen wie Lignit und Torflagen im mittleren Teil der Zell-Schotter.
    Age
    Middle Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
    Ca. 7 m (Müller & Schlüchter 1997 Fig.5)
    Geographical extent
    Lutherntal, Zell, Rotbachtal, Huttwil, Gondiswil.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
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  • Thalgut-Seetone Show details

    Origin of the Name
    Kiesgrube Thalgut (BE), NE Kirchdorf
    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    Graublaue, fossilreiche Seetone mit gepreßten Holzstücken («Laden») des Letzten Interglazial im Aaretal.
    Age
    Middle Pleistocene - Middle Pleistocene
    Thickness
    0.5-1.5 m (Schlüchter 1976).
    Geographical extent
    -
    Type area
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    Comment
    Nach Preusser et al. (2011) sind die Thalgut-Seetone mit das Letzte Interglazial (Eemien) = Gondiswil-Interglazial zu korrelieren. Das Thalgut-Interglazial hingegen ist älter und wird im Profil Thalgut durch die Jaberg-Seetone repräsentiert.
  • Gondiswil-Formation Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Gondiswil (BE)

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic unit
    Status
    proposal
    Valid name
    In Short
    -
    Age
    Middle Pleistocene - Middle Pleistocene
    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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  • Formation des Tuileries Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Les Tuileries (VD), SW Grandson

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    Alluvions fluviatiles et fluvioglaciaires du Pléistocène moyen.
    Age
    Middle Pleistocene - Middle Pleistocene
    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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  • Formation de la Poissine Show details

    Origin of the Name

    La Poissine (VD), NE Grandson

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    Alluvions fluviatiles et glaciolacustres du Pléistocène moyen.
    Age
    Middle Pleistocene - Middle Pleistocene
    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
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    Type area
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    Comment
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