Kaltenegg-Schotter

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Representation and status

Index
qs(K)
CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 215 G: 235 B: 205
Rank
lithostratigraphic Formation
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
local name (informal)
SCS note
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SCS date
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Comment
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Nomenclature

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

Kaltenegg (BE)

Historical Variants
Kaltenegg-Schotter = Höhenschotter (Wanner et al. 2019, Schlüchter et al. 2019)
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
Middle Pleistocene
Note about top
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Age at base
Middle Pleistocene
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)
Hochterrasse
Metamorphism
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Metamorphic facies
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Note on metamorphism
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References

Definition
Schlüchter Christian, Isler Alfred, Jost Jürg, Gisler Christian, Wanner Jürg, Murer Reto, Strasky Stefan, Grünig Andreas, Hofmann Beda (2019): Blätter 1148 Sumiswald, 1149 Wolhusen und 1168 Langnau i.E. , Geol. Atlas Schweiz 1:25'000, Erläut. 163-165
Revision
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Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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