falda del Pizzo del Vallone

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Representation and status

Color CMYK
N/A
Color RGB
R: 241 G: 239 B: 237
Rank
nappe
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
valid
Status discussion

Nomenclature

Deutsch
Pizzo-del-Vallone-Decke
Français
nappe du Pizzo del Vallone
Italiano
falda del Pizzo del Vallone
English
Pizzo del Vallone nappe
Origin of the Name

Pizzo del Vallone (Italia), alta Val Formazza

Historical Variants

Pizzo del Vallone nappe = green rocks bearing nappe (Carrupt 2003), Pizzo-del-Vallone-Decke (Sartori et al. 2017), Pizzo del Vallone Nappe (Berger et al 2017)

Nomenclatorial Remarks

Gantermulde p.p. (Grütter 1929), Fäldbach-Zone (Lüthy 1967, Bolli et al. 1980), Fäldbach-Zone p.p. (Leu 1986)

Description

Description

cornieule / dolomitic marble,

Age

Age at top
  • Tertiary
Age at base
  • Late Triassic

Geography

Geographical extent
Saflischpass, Binntal, Alpe del Sabbione, Val Toggia.
Type area
Alta Val Formazza (Italia)
Type locality

References

Definition
Carrupt Elisabeth (2003) : New stratigraphic, structural and geochemical data from the Val Formazza - Binntal area (Central Alps). Mémoires de Géologie (Lausanne) 41, 103 p.

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