Z3 Anhydrite-Carbonate Member

Code
ZEZ3B
Status
Formal (NAM & RGD 1980). Amended (Van Adrichem Boogaert & Kouwe 1994).
Lithological description

Anhydrite intercalations in the carbonate and vice versa.

Depositional setting

Playa - sabkha (?).

Definition of lower boundary

Not yet determined.

Definition of upper boundary

Not yet determined.

Thickness indication
Generally less than 100 m, but up to 261 m in GRK-01-S1.
Geographical distribution
Regional correlation
UK: ?; GER: ?; BEL: Z3 Anhydrite-Carbonate Member.
Age
late Wuchiapingian.
Holostratotype
Depth (thickness) AH:
2488 - 2547 m (59 m)
Origin of name
None.
Previous name(s)
None.
Reviewed by (date)
Mark Geluk (2017).
References
NAM & RGD 1980. Stratigraphic nomenclature of The Netherlands. Verhandelingen van het Koninklijk Nederlands Geologisch Mijnbouwkundig Genootschap 32, 77 p.
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]). Z3 Anhydrite-Carbonate Member. In: Stratigraphic Nomenclature of the Netherlands, TNO – Geological Survey of the Netherlands. Accessed on [DATE] from http://www.dinoloket.nl/en/stratigraphic-nomenclature/z3-anhydrite-carbonate-member.