«Tufite basale»

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Representation and status

Index
alpha'
CMYK Color
30 / 45 / 70 / 0
RGB color
R: 185 G: 145 B: 100
Rank
petrographic facies
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
«Basaler Tuffit»
French
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Italian
«Tufite basale»
English
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Origin of the Name
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Historical Variants
Basaler Tuffit (Doeglas 1930), Tuf basal et conglomérat basal (de Sitter 1939), Basale Tuffserie, z.T. konglomeratisch (Buletti 1985), Basalkonglomerat = basaler Tuffit, Tufo basale, Tufite basale (Bernoulli et al. 2018)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
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Geomorphology
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Thickness
3 m a Poncia (Bernoulli et al. 2018)

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
basamento varisico (non-conformità)
Stratigraphic discussion
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Age

Age at top
Cisuralian (= Early Permian)
Note about top
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Age at base
Cisuralian (= Early Permian)
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)
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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