Flysch di Coldrerio

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
20 / 5 / 75 / 0
RGB color
R: 215 G: 215 B: 105
Rank
lithostratigraphic Formation
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

Coldrerio-Flysch

French

Flysch de Coldrerio

Italian

Flysch di Coldrerio

English

Coldrerio Flysch

Origin of the Name

Coldrerio (TI)

Historical Variants
Coldrerio Flysch = Flysch di Coldrerio (Bichsel & Haering 1981)
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
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Geomorphology
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Thickness
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Components

Lithological content
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Mineral content
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Fossil content
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Hierarchy and succession

Superordinate unit
Gruppo del Flysch Lombardo
Subordinate units
Units at roof
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
Early Campanian
Note about top
Campaniano primo-medio
Age at base
Late Santonien
Note about base
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Dating method
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Geography

Geographical extent
Varesotto, Mendrisiotto.
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
  • sedimentary
Conditions of formation
facies di piana di bacino (Bichsel & Haering 1981)
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

Material and varia

Applications
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