Das Alter des Sylter Kaolinsandes

Richard Weyl, Ulrich Rein & Marlies Teichm├╝ller
Pollen-stratigraphical studies of 2 brown coal seams of about 1 metre thickness have been made. The seams occur in the profils of Kaolin Sand in the Morsum Cliff and in the Red Cliff at Sylt. The accompanying strata have been examined by sedimentary petro-graphic methods. After comparing the pollen composition here with that of other horizons from the Middle Pliocene to the Middle Pleistocene, a large agreement has been found with the flora of the...