Schwarzwald-Massiv

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 241 G: 239 B: 237
Rank
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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
Schwarzwald-Massiv
French
massif de la Forêt Noire
Italian
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English
Black Forest Massif
Origin of the Name

Schwarzwald (S-Deutschland)

Historical Variants
Black Forest uplift (Trümpy 1980)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
mgm: biotite-granite and granophyre with xenoliths, as well as syenite, monzonite, hornblende granite, aplite and aplitic granite associated with hornfels within the contact metamorphic zone mtm: leucocratic biotite-plagioclase gneiss, garnet-biotite-plagioclase-alkali feldspar gneiss, cordierite-biotite-plagioclase-alkali feldspar gneiss, hornblende-biotite-plagioclase gneiss, banded hornblende-alkali feldspar gneiss, metapelitic gneiss, calc-silicate rocks and migmatite
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
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Note about top
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Age at base
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Note about base
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Dating method
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Geography

Geographical extent
Zwischen Rheintalgraben, Hochrhein und die Schwäbische Alb (nördlich bis eine Linie Karlsruhe - Pforzheim), sowie im Untergrund der Nordschweiz.
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
North Alpine Foreland Basin,
Kind of protolith
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Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Black Forest
Metamorphism
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Metamorphic facies
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Note on metamorphism
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References

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Revision
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Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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