«Dolomitband» della Formazione di Meride

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 80 G: 165 B: 180
Rank
lithostratigraphic Bed
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
incorrect name (though informally used)
SCS note
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SCS date
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Comment
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Nomenclature

German
«Dolomitband» der Meride-Formation
French
«Dolomitband» de la Formation de Meride
Italian
«Dolomitband» della Formazione di Meride
English
«Dolomitband» of the Meride Formation
Origin of the Name
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Historical Variants
Massige, helle und schwarze Dolomite = Dolomitband (Frauenfelder 1916, Rutsch et al. 1966), Dolomitband (Senn 1924, Wirz 1945), Strato di Dolomia (Felber 2010), Calcare di Meride dolomitizzato (Bernoulli et al. 2018)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
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Geomorphology
Geländerippe.
Thickness
Schwankende Mächtigkeit, bis max. 10 m (Senn 1924).

Components

Lithological content
  • dolostone
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
Ladinian
Note about top
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Age at base
Ladinian
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
  • sedimentary
Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
South Alpine
  • Canavese zone
  • Ivrea-Verbano zone
  • Strona-Ceneri Zone
  • Val Colla Zone
  • Tertiary Po Basin
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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