• Paratethys Show details

    Origin of the Name
    -
    Rank
    paleogeography
    Status
    valid
    Valid name
    In Short
    Flacher Meeresausläufer des Tertiärs, der das Molassebecken zweimal bedeckte (UMM und OMM).
    Age
    -
    Thickness
    -
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    Type area
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    Comment
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  • Romanian Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named after Romania.

    Rank
    chronostratigraphy
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the central Paratethys, approximately equivalent to the Piacenzian.
    Age
    Zanclean - Piacenzian
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Central Europe.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -
  • Dacian Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named after Dacia, former Latine name for Transylvania (Romania / Hungary).

    Rank
    undefined
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the central Paratethys, approximately equivalent to the Zanclean.
    Age
    Zanclean - Zanclean
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Central Europe.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -
  • Pontian Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named after Pontus Euxinus, former Latine name for the Black Sea.

    Rank
    chronostratigraphy
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the central Paratethys, approximately equivalent to the Messinian.
    Age
    Tortonian - Messinian
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Central Europe.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -
  • Pannonian Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named after Pannonia, an ancient name for Hungary.

    Rank
    chronostratigraphy
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the central Paratethys, approximately equivalent to the Tortonian and/or Messinian.
    Age
    Serravallian - Tortonian
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Central Europe.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -
    • Meotian Show details

      Origin of the Name
      Marais Méotides, ancien nom de la mer d'Azov (Ukraine)
      Rank
      chronostratigraphy
      Status
      -
      Valid name
      In Short
      Regional substage of the (Eastern) Paratethys corresponding to the late Pannonian.
      Age
      -
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      -
      Type area
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      Comment
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  • Sarmatian Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named after the Sarmatian tribes that lived in the Black Sea region (ex URSS / Iran).

    Rank
    chronostratigraphy
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the central Paratethys, approximately equivalent to the (late) Serravallian. Based on continental facies.
    Age
    Serravallian - early Tortonian
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Central Europe.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    Originally in Volhyn, Bessarab and Cherson subdivided. The Sarmatian sensu Suess only corresponds to the Volhyn and Early Bessarab, while the Late Bessarab and Cherson represent the Pannonian (Schäfer 1961).
  • Badenian Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named after the town of Baden (Niederösterreich), near Vienna.

    Rank
    chronostratigraphy
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the Middle Miocene of the central Paratethys. It corresponds approximately to the Langhian and early Serravalian.
    Age
    Burdigalian - Serravallian
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Central Europe.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -
  • Karpatian Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named after the Carpathian Mountains (Czechoslovakia).

    Rank
    chronostratigraphy
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the central Paratethys. It corresponds approximately to the late Burdigalian.
    Age
    Burdigalian - Burdigalian
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Central Europe.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -
  • Ottnangian Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named after the municipality of Ottnang-Schanze (Oberösterreich).

    Rank
    chronostratigraphy
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the central Paratethys. It corresponds approximately to the middle Burdigalian.
    Age
    Burdigalian - Burdigalian
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Central Europe.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -
  • Eggenburgian Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named after the town of Eggenburg (Österreich).

    Rank
    chronostratigraphy
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the central Paratethys. It corresponds approximately to the early Burdigalian.
    Age
    Aquitanian - Burdigalian
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Central Europe.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -
  • Egerian Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Named after the town of Eger (Hungary).

    Rank
    chronostratigraphy
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the central Paratethys. It approximately corresponds to the Chattian and Aquitanian stages.
    Age
    late Oligocene - Aquitanian
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Central Europe.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -
  • Kiscellian Show details

    Origin of the Name
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    Rank
    undefined
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Regional stage of the central Paratethys.
    Age
    Rupelian - Chattian
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    -
    Type area
    -
    Comment
    -