Vol. 56 No 1-2

Holger Freund & Thomas Litt
In this volume, the Quaternary Subcommission of the German Stratigraphic Commission presents a description of the major stratotypes and stratigraphical terms for the Quaternary in Germany, focusing on climatostratigraphical terms that relate to cold and warm stages and have been incorporated into a regional chronostratigraphy. The fi rst step was the compilation of the Stratigraphical Table of Germany 2002 (STD 2002) (DEUTSCHE STRATIGRAPHISCHE KOMMISSION 2002), which attempts to correlate Quaternary stratigraphy on the global chronostratigraphical...