Tschuggen-Augengneis

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Representation and status

Index
GO-ST
CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 245 G: 170 B: 175
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
Tschuggen-Augengneis
French
Gneiss oeillé de Tschuggen
Italian
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English
Tschuggen Augengneiss
Origin of the Name

Tschuggen (GR) an der Flüelastrasse

Historical Variants
Gneis "Typ Tschuggen", Gneiss oeillés de type Tschuggen (Brugger 1992), Tschuggen-type augengneiss (Maggetti & Flisch 1993), Tschuggen-Augengneis (Meyer 2017)
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
  • gneiss (splitting in cm- or dm sized plates)
Mineral content
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Fossil content
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Hierarchy and succession

Superordinate unit
Orthogneise des Ordoviziums
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
Ordovician
Note about top
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Age at base
Ordovician
Note about base
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Dating method
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Geography

Geographical extent
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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
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Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Silvretta
  • S-chanf :
    inkl. Suvsilvrettide Linsen
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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