Steinhuserberg-Schotter

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Representation and status

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

German
Steinhuserberg-Schotter
French
Gravier du Steinhuserberg
Italian
Ghiaia del Steinhuserberg
English
Steinhuserberg Gravel
Origin of the Name

Steinhuserberg (LU)

Historical Variants
Steinhuserberg-Schotter (Bl. Wolhusen)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
Geröllspektrum: ca.45% Kalk, ca.35% Kristallin, ca.20 % Quarz, und Sandstein aus der Molassse
Geomorphology
Gut verfolgbare Steilböschung, an deren Fuss mehrere kleine Quellen austreten.
Thickness
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Components

Lithological content
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Mineral content
-
Fossil content
-

Hierarchy and succession

Superordinate unit
Subordinate units
Units at roof
    -
Units at floor
Lateral equivalents
Upper boundary
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Lower boundary
nicht aufgeschlossen
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
Zwischen ca. 720 und 780 m ü.M. am Steinhuserberg.
Type area
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Type locality
  • Steinhuserberg (LU)
    Site particularities
    • upper boundary
    • typical facies
    Site accessibility
    • quarry
    Coordinates
    • (2647100 / 1210050)
    Note
    • kleine, augelassene Kiesgrube (Bl. Wolhusen)
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
-
Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Quaternary :
Quaternary Deposits
  • Unconsolidated Deposits
  • Niederterrasse
  • Hochterrasse
  • Deckenschotter
  • Tiefere Deckenschotter
  • Höhere Deckenschotter
  • Glaciostratigraphy
  • Pliocene
Metamorphism
-
Metamorphic facies
-
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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