Pfyn-Vorstoss

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 200 G: 255 B: 255
Rank
glacial advance
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
Pfyn-Vorstoss
French
avancée de Pfyn
Italian
avanzata di Pfyn
English
Pfyn advance
Origin of the Name

Pfyn (TG), NE Frauenfeld

Historical Variants
Vorstoss-Stadium (Geiger 1943), Pfyn-Vorstoss (Graf 2009)
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
Late Pleistocene
Note about top
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Age at base
Late Pleistocene
Note about base
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Dating method
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Geography

Geographical extent
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Type area
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
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Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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  • Ittingen-Schotter Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Kartause Ittingen (TG), NW Frauenfeld

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    Fluviatile (an der Basis glazifluviatile) Ablagerungen des Pfyn-Vorstosses (Hagenholz-Eiszeit).
    Age
    Middle Pleistocene - Middle Pleistocene
    Thickness
    Heute bis ca. 30 m (Müller 2010).
    Geographical extent
    Hauptvorkommen zwischen Warth-Weiningen, Hüttwilen, Buch und Wäckinge, sowie isolierter Körper zwischen Uerschhausen, Buch und Wilen.
    Type area
    Thurtal (TG)
    Comment
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  • Hüerebüel-Schotter Show details

    Origin of the Name
    Hüerebüel (SH), Schaffhausen
    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    Glazifluviatiler Schotter (Hagenholz-Eiszeit > Pfyn-Vorstoss).
    Age
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    Thickness
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    Geographical extent
    Hüerebüel
    Type area
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    Comment
    Mögliches laterales Äquivalent des Ittingen-Schotter.