Sihlzopf-Ophiolithnagelfluh

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Representation and status

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CMYK Color
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RGB color
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Rank
lithostratigraphic unit
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
Sihlzopf-Ophiolithnagelfluh
French
Poudingue ophiolitique de Sihlzopf
Italian
Conglomerato ofiolitico del Sihlzopf
English
Ophiolitic conglomerate from Sihlzopf
Origin of the Name
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Historical Variants
Ophiolith-Sandstein- und Nagelfluhsch├╝ttungen vom Sihlzopf (Pavoni 1957).
Nomenclatorial Remarks
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Synonyms

Synonyms
Non-synonyms
Possible confusion

Description

Description
Ophiolith-Sandstein- und Nagelfluh an der Basis der Z├╝rich-Schichten.
Geomorphology
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Thickness
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Components

Lithological content
  • sandstone (psammite, arenite) : grains 1/16 mm - 2 mm
  • 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
  • ophiolitic
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

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Important publications
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Material and varia

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