Malsburg-Granit

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Representation and status

Index
gamma-M
CMYK Color
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RGB color
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Rank
lithostratigraphic Formation
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
Malsburg-Granit
French
Granite de Malsburg
Italian
Granito di Malsburg
English
Malsburg Granite
Origin of the Name

Malsburg (Deutschland), Baden-Württemberg; siehe LGRBwissen

Historical Variants
Malsburger Granit (Schroeder 1929), Malsburg-Granit (Maas 1964, Huber & Huber 1984, LGRBwissen), Malsburg granite (Thury et al. 1994)
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
  • granite
Mineral content
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Fossil content
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Hierarchy and succession

Superordinate unit
Subordinate units
Units at roof
    -
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 Carboniferous (= Pennsylvanian)
Note about top
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Age at base
Early Carboniferous (= Mississipian)
Note about base
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Dating method
325 +/-15 Ma (Huber & Huber 1984, Pfiffner 2009)

Geography

Geographical extent
Südrand des Schwarzwaldes.
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
  • plutonic
Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Black Forest
Metamorphism
monocyclic
Metamorphic facies
  • greenschist facies (epizone)
Note on metamorphism
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References

Definition
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Revision
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Important publications
  • Geyer Otto Franz, Gwinner Manfred P. (1964): Geologie von Baden Württemberg. , Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 1. Auflage, 223 Seiten
  • Metz Rudolf (1980): Geologische Landeskunde des Hotzenwaldes. , Schauenburg, Lahr/Schwarzwald
  • Gürler B., Hauber L., Schwander M. (1987): Die Geologie der Umgebung von Basel, mit Hinweisen über die Nutzungsmöglichkeiten der Erdwärme. , Beitr. geol. Karte Schweiz (N.F.) 160

Material and varia

Applications
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