Das Profil von Kitros in Nord-Griechenland als Typusprofil einer mediterranen Lößprovinz

Karl Brunnacker, Hans-Jürgen Altemüller & Hans-Jürgen Beug
In a small deposit in the lowlands near Kitros (Makedonia), fluvial formations are covered by collovial sediments and several meters of loess with fossil soils. In spite of the macro- and micro-morphologically weathered soils, the surface layers conform to the general terrain, as the details of the Würm Iceage show. The four fossil soils are largely lime deficient, they are very rich in clays and show a markedly condensed texture. The typological classification of „red...