wildflysch

wildflysch

[′vilt‚flish]
(geology)
A type of flysch facies that represents a stratigraphic unit with irregularly sorted boulders resulting from fragmentation, and twisted, confused beds resulting from slumping or sliding due to the influence of gravity.
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He passes through from east to west, the geological units Stad-slate, flysch and melange of Wildflysch and Schlieren Sandstone.