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Table 1 New classification scheme of the Helvetic Palaeogene Nummulitic and Siderolithic deposits of the Helvetic Alps of Switzerland

From: Lithostratigraphic units of the Helvetic Palaeogene: review, new definition, new classification

  1. Note that we utilise the German wording for its widespread use and in order to assure the correct lithostratigraphic terminology. The column “Alte Bezeichnungen” comprises only the most frequently used former terms, for further older synonyms see Leupold (1964), Herb (1988) and Menkveld-Gfeller (1997)