Méta-chert de la Becca di Salé

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Representation and status

Color CMYK
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Rank
lithostratigraphic unit
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
local name (informal)

Nomenclature

Deutsch
Becca-di-Salé-Radiolarit
Français
Méta-chert de la Becca di Salé
Italiano
Metachert della Becca di Salé
English
Becca di Salé Meta-chert
Origin of the Name

Becca di Salé (Italia)

Historical Variants
microquartzites rubanés à niveaux manganésifères, ferrugineux et phosphatés (Ballèvre et al. 1986), Cuney and Becca di Salé meta-cherts (Manzotti & Ballèvre 2017)

Geography

Type area
Haut Valtournenche (Italia)

Palaenography and tectonic

Tectonic unit (resp. main category)
Kind of protolith
  • sedimentary
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