LGM-Rückzug

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Representation and status

Index
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CMYK Color
N/A
RGB color
R: 210 G: 245 B: 245
Rank
glaciostratigraphy
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

LGM-Rückzug

French
phase de retrait du LGM
Italian
fase di ritiro del LGM
English
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Origin of the Name
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Historical Variants
retrait
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

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
Holocene
Note about top
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Age at base
Late Pleistocene
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
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Kind of protolith
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Conditions of formation
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Sequence
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Tectonic Unit (resp. main category)
Quaternary :
Quaternary Deposits
  • Unconsolidated Deposits
  • Niederterrasse
  • Hochterrasse
  • Deckenschotter
  • Tiefere Deckenschotter
  • Höhere Deckenschotter
  • Glaciostratigraphy
  • Pliocene
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
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Important publications
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Material and varia

Applications
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  • Mellingen-Stadium Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Mellingen (AG)

    Rank
    glacial stadium
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    Letztes Maximalstand (LGM) des Reussgletschers.
    Age
    Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    -
    Type area
    -
    Comment
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    • Tanklager-Formation

      Origin of the Name

      Tanklager im NW von Mellingen (AG)

      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Formation
      Status
      local name (informal)
      Valid name
      In Short
      Randglaziale Seeablagerungen des Mellingen-Vorstosses (Reussgletscher).
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      Unteres Reusstal, Birrfeld.
      Type area
      -
      Comment
      -
    • Mellingen-Lehm Show details

      Origin of the Name

      Mellingen (AG)

      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Formation
      Status
      proposal
      Valid name
      In Short
      Seeablagerungen des Mellingen-Vorstosses (Reussgletscher).
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      Unteres Reusstal, Birrfeld.
      Type area
      -
      Comment
      -
    • Mellingen-Till

      Origin of the Name

      Mellingen (AG)

      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Formation
      Status
      informal term
      Valid name
      In Short
      Glazigene Sedimente des Mellingen-Vorstosses (Reussgletscher).
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      "Moränenwälle des Amphitheaters von Mellingen"
      Type area
      -
      Comment
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    • Gruemet-Schotter Show details

      Origin of the Name

      Hügel Gruemet (AG)

      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Formation
      Status
      proposal
      Valid name
      In Short
      Schotter des Mellingen-Vorstosses (Reussgletscher).
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      Unteres Reusstal, Birrfeld.
      Type area
      -
      Comment
      -
  • Würenlos-Stadium Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Würenlos (AG)

    Rank
    glacial stadium
    Status
    valid
    Valid name
    In Short
    Maximalstand des Linth-Rheingletschers während der Letzte Eiszeit im Furttal (Becken von Regensdorf, Niederhasli und Bachenbülach).
    Age
    Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    -
    Type area
    Furttal (ZH)
    Comment
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    • Flüe-Till Show details

      Origin of the Name
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      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Formation
      Status
      informal term
      Valid name
      In Short
      LGM-Rückzug
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      -
      Type area
      -
      Comment
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    • Wettingen-Schotter Show details

      Origin of the Name

      Wettingen (AG)

      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Formation
      Status
      local name (informal)
      Valid name
      In Short
      (Birrfeld-Eiszeit)
      Age
      -
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      -
      Type area
      Birrfeld (AG)
      Comment
      Würenlos-Vorstoss
  • Killwangen-Stadium Show details

    Origin of the Name

    Killwangen (AG)

    Rank
    glacial stadium
    Status
    informal term
    Valid name
    In Short
    Letztes Maximalstand (LGM) des Linth-Rheingletschers während der Birrfeld-Eiszeit.
    Age
    Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Linth-Rheingletscher
    Type area
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    Comment
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    • Bick-Till Show details

      Origin of the Name

      Bickacher (AG), Quartier SE Würenlos [non: Hügel Bick (AG) = Altberg-Moräne]

      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Formation
      Status
      informal term
      Valid name
      In Short
      -
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      -
      Type area
      -
      Comment
      -
  • Graviers de la Basse Mentue Show details

    Origin of the Name
    Vallée inférieure de la Mentue
    Rank
    lithostratigraphic Formation
    Status
    local name (informal)
    Valid name
    In Short
    Série glacio-lacustre de niveaux graveleux emboîtés, formés lors du retrait du Glacier valaisan.
    Age
    Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
    Thickness
    -
    Geographical extent
    Vallée inférieure de la Mentue, entre La Tuilière/Oppens et La Mauguettaz.
    Type area
    -
    Comment
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    • Graviers inférieurs Show details

      Origin of the Name
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      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Member
      Status
      informal term
      Valid name
      In Short
      Graviers et sables de caractère deltaïque (fluvio-lacustre, plutôt que glacio-lacustre).
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      Vallée inférieure de la Mentue.
      Type area
      -
      Comment
      -
    • Sables de Pré Forna Show details

      Origin of the Name
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      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Member
      Status
      informal term
      Valid name
      In Short
      Sables fins, uniformes, à peine stratifiés, avec galets et blocs isolés.
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      -
      Type area
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      Comment
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    • Graviers de la Tuilière Show details

      Origin of the Name
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      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Member
      Status
      informal term
      Valid name
      In Short
      Dépôts glacio-lacustres constitués d'une succession stratifiée mais irrégulière de niveaux sableux continus, parfois un peu argileux, de lentilles de graviers et d'amas de blocs. Ondulations et déformations complexes liées à la fusion de glace morte enfouie sous les graviers.
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      Environ 15 m (Aubert 1981).
      Geographical extent
      Vallée du Sauteruz, entre La Tuilière et Donneloye.
      Type area
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      Comment
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    • Graviers de Donneloye Show details

      Origin of the Name
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      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Member
      Status
      informal term
      Valid name
      In Short
      Terrasse glacio-lacustre formée de gravier et de sable régulièrement stratifiés, avec des blocs hétérométriques.
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      -
      Geographical extent
      Versants de la vallée inférieure de la Mentue entre Donneloye et Niédens.
      Type area
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      Comment
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    • Graviers supérieurs à 550 m Show details

      Origin of the Name
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      Rank
      lithostratigraphic Member
      Status
      informal term
      Valid name
      In Short
      Dépôts fluvioglaciaires (terrasses de kame) avec matériel morainique lavé et remanié, associé à des graviers stratifiés, déposé en bordure du Glacier valaisan lors de son retrait.
      Age
      Late Pleistocene - Late Pleistocene
      Thickness
      30-40 m à Bioley-Magnoux (Parriaux 1969)
      Geographical extent
      Versants E de la Mentue autour de Bioley-Magnoux et Donneloye (avec prolongement en profondeur vers l'E).
      Type area
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      Comment
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