Ravais-ch-Member

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Representation and status

Index
t3r
CMYK Color
-
RGB color
R: 65 G: 130 B: 145
Rank
lithostratigraphic Member
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
informal term
SCS note
-
SCS date
-
Comment
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Nomenclature

German

Ravais-ch-Member

French
Membre de Ravais-ch
Italian
Membro di Ravais-ch
English

Ravais-ch Member

Origin of the Name

Ravais-ch = Raveis-ch (GR), Bergün/Bravuogn

Historical Variants
Muschelkalkdolomit, dolomitische Serie (Rutsch et al. 1966), Ravais-ch Member (Furrer et al. 1985), Untere S-charl-Formation (Furrer et al. 2015)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
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Geomorphology
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Thickness
20-50 m bzw. 180-200 m (Furrer et al. 2015).

Components

Lithological content
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Mineral content
-
Fossil content
-

Hierarchy and succession

Superordinate unit
S-charl-Formation
Subordinate units
Units at roof
    -
Units at floor
Lateral equivalents
Upper boundary
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Lower boundary
-
Stratigraphic discussion
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Age

Age at top
Early Ladinian
Note about top
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Age at base
Late Anisian
Note about base
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Dating method
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Geography

Geographical extent
Landwassertal
Type area
-
Type locality
-
Type profile
-
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
-
Sequence
-
Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
S-charl nappe
Metamorphism
-
Metamorphic facies
-
Note on metamorphism
-

References

Definition
Furrer Heinz (Ed.) (1985): Field workshop on Triassic and Jurassic sediments in the Eastern Alps of Switzerland. , Mitt. geol. Inst. ETH und Univ. Zürich (N.F.) 248, 81 S.
Revision
Furrer Heinz, Froitzheim N. Maisch M., Heierli H. (2015): Blatt 1237 Albulapass. , Geol. Atlas Schweiz 1:25'000, Erläut. 81
Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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  • «Ravais-ch-Rauwacke» s.s. Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Ravais-ch = Raveis-ch (GR), Bergün/Bravuogn

    Rank
    lithostratigraphic unit
    Status
    incorrect name (though informally used)
    Valid name
    In Short
    -
    Age
    -
    Thickness
    20-50 m (Furrer 1985), 180-200 m (Furrer et al. 2015)
    Geographical extent
    -
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -