Muschelkalk


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Related to Muschelkalk: Keuper

Muschelkalk

[′mu̇sh·əl‚kälk]
(geology)
A European stage of geologic time equivalent to the Middle Triassic, above Bunter and below Keuper.
References in periodicals archive ?
Background: The project area of 4 640 ha encompasses the lower Franconian Muschelkalk limestone range along the Middle Main valley and the FrEnnkische Sle and Wern valleys in the counties of Bad Kissingen, Main-Spessart and WE-rzburg.