Basal Rotliegend clastics

Code
RVBA
Status
Informal (Van Adrichem Boogaert & Kouwe 1994).
Lithological description

Red clastics.

Depositional setting

Fluvial (?).

Definition of lower boundary

Transition between Basal Rotliegend clastics and similar red clastics belonging to the Hunze Subgroup (Limburg Group) is often difficult to establish (eg. cored Rotliegend interval in
the German well Oberlanger Tenge 21 (Fabian et al.
1962)).

Definition of upper boundary

Not yet determined.

Thickness indication
Not yet determined.
Geographical distribution
No unequivocal examples of the lower unit are known
in the Netherlands, therefore regarded as an informal
unit.
Regional correlation
Not yet determined.
Age
Asselian (?).
Type section
Well:
Not yet determined.
Depth (thickness) AH:
Not yet determined.
Origin of name
None.
Previous name(s)
None.
Reviewed by (date)
Jurgen Foeken (2019).
References
Fabian. H.J., Gaertner, H., Müller, G. 1962. 0berkarbon und Perm der Bohrung Oberlanger Tenge 21 im Emsland. Fortschritte in der Geologie von Rheinland und Westfalen, 3, 1075-1096.
Van Adrichem Boogaert, H.A. & Kouwe, W.F.P. 1994. Stratigraphic nomenclature of The Netherlands; revision and update by RGD and NOGEPA, Section D, Permian. Mededelingen Rijks Geologische Dienst, 50, 1-42.
Cite as
TNO-GDN ([YEAR]). Basal Rotliegend clastics. In: Stratigraphic Nomenclature of the Netherlands, TNO – Geological Survey of the Netherlands. Accessed on [DATE] from http://www.dinoloket.nl/en/stratigraphic-nomenclature/basal-rotliegend-clastics.