Z2 Fringe Anhydrite Member

Code
ZEZ2F
Status
Formal (Van Adrichem Boogaert & Kouwe 1994).
Lithological description

A distinct, white, massive to nodular anhydrite layer.

Depositional setting

Sabkha anhydrite.

Definition of lower boundary

Not yet determined.

Definition of upper boundary

The base of the Red-brown Claystone Member (base Z2 (Stassfurt) Formation).

Thickness indication
Up to 15 m.
Geographical distribution
Regional correlation
UK: ?; GER: ?; BEL: Z2 Fringe Anhydrite Member.
Age
Wuchiapingian.
Holostratotype
Depth (thickness) AH:
2006 - 2018 m (12 m)
Parastratotype
Depth (thickness) AH:
1736 - 1740 m (4 m)
Origin of name
None.
Previous name(s)
None.
Reviewed by (date)
Mark Geluk (2017).
References
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]). Z2 Fringe Anhydrite Member. In: Stratigraphic Nomenclature of the Netherlands, TNO – Geological Survey of the Netherlands. Accessed on [DATE] from http://www.dinoloket.nl/en/stratigraphic-nomenclature/z2-fringe-anhydrite-member.