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Revised lithostratigraphy

Cambrian-Ordovician-Silurian lithostratigraphical units (Belgium)
 
version of 2001, revised for :
09/12/2009 :      The Cambrian units - The Jodoigne, Blanmont, Tubize and Oisquercq Fm)
                             The Ordovician units
13/01/2016 :     Brutia Formation 13/01/2016
 
 
 
Verniers, J., Herbosch, A., Vanguestaine, M., Geukens, F., Delcambre, B., Pingot, J.-L., Belanger, I., Hennebert, M., Debacker, T., Sintubin, M. & De Vos, W., 2001. Cambrian-Ordovician-Silurian lithostratigraphical units (Belgium). In Bultynck & Dejonghe, eds., Guide to a revised stratigraphical scale of Belgium, Geologica Belgica, Brussels, 3, ***-***.
 
 
 
2. BRABANT MASSIF
 
2.1. CAMBRIAN
 
2.2. CAMBRIAN - ORDOVICIAN
 
2.3. ORDOVICIAN
 
2.4. ORDOVICIAN / SILURIAN
 
2.5. SILURIAN
 
3. CONDROZ INLIER OR SAMBRE-ET-MEUSE STRIP
 
3.1. ORDOVICIAN
 
4. STAVELOT MASSIF  (F. GEUKENS and M. VANGUESTAINE)
 
 
 
 
5. ROCROI MASSIF
 
 
6. GIVONNE MASSIF
 
 
7. SERPONT MASSIF
 
 
8. ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
 
We would like to thank the Belgian National Committee for Geological Sciences, and especially P. Bultynck and L. Dejonghe, for having stimulated this synthesis on lithostratigraphic units of Belgium and co-ordinated this effort with the other seven National Subcommissions on the Stratigraphy of Belgium. We also thank M. Laloux of the Ministry of the Walloon Region for checking the abbreviations of groups, formations and members.