Ringelsberg-Nagelfluh

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
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RGB color
R: 205 G: 210 B: 140
Rank
lithostratigraphic Bed
Validity
Unit is in Use
Status
local name (informal)
SCS note
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SCS date
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Comment
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Nomenclature

German
Ringelsberg-Nagelfluh
French
Poudingue du Ringelsberg
Italian
Conglomerato del Ringelsberg
English
Ringelsberg Conglomerate
Origin of the Name

Hügel Ringelsberg / Ringelberg (SG), 1 km südwestlich St. Georgen

Historical Variants
Ringelsbergnagelfluh (B├╝chi 1955, Eugster et al. 1960), Ringelsberg-Nagelfluh (Naef 2015).
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
Bunte (Kalk-)Nagelfluh.
Geomorphology
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Thickness
Ca. 13 m in der Tiefbohrung St.Gallen (Naef 2015).

Components

Lithological content
  • Kalknagelfluh
  • puddingstone
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
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Note about top
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Age at base
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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
North Alpine Foreland Basin,
Kind of protolith
  • sedimentary
Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Plateau Molasse
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
Naef Henry (2015): Die Geothermie-Tiefbohrung St. Gallen GT-1. , Ber. St. Gallischen Naturw. Ges. 92, 359-392

Konglomerat (Kalknagelfuh und Bunte Nagelfluh).
Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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