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Staré hory

General Characteristics

County (administration): South Moravia Region
District (town): Hodonín
Cadastre: Sudoměřice
Map 1 : 50 000 (sheet No): 3422, 34224
Geological region: Fore-Magura, Rača (E from the Napajedla gateway), Bystrica & Bílé Karpaty units
ID : 2296


Short characteristics of the site: Carpathians, Magura Group of Nappes. Small outcrops on a flat elevation. Tectonic and facial position of this locality and sediments is not yet solved. Calcareous subgreywackes together with clays and homogeneous marls crop out there. Rich nannofauna was found in these sediments. Depositional environment can be characterized as a turbidite fan below calcareous compensation depth.
Regional geologic unit: Carpathian - Flysch belt - Magurian group of nappes
Stratigraphy: mezozoikum - křída - svrchní křída - maastricht
Subject: sedimentology, paleontology, stratigraphy, structural geology
Geological phenomenon: fossils fauna
Genesis: sedimentary
Rock: limestone, sandstone, marl, clay

Territorial conservation

Level of protection: Interesting geological localities in Protected landscape area
Protection of a geol. phenomenon: C - Geological phenomenon is the reason for a registration in the database of CGS
Part of LEPA (Large-size especially protected areas): CHKO (Protected landscape area) - Bílé Karpaty
Conflicts of interests: without conflicts


Havlíček P. a kolektiv autorů, 2002: Vysvětlivky k základní geologické mapě ČR v měřítku 1 : 25 000 list 34224 Strážnice.-Česká geologická služba Praha.

Elaboration and Updating

Elaborated by: Tomanová Petrová Pavla, 23.08.04
Updated by: Plíšek Antonín 24.01.05


The database Significant geological localities of the Czech Republic: 2296 [online]. Prague: Czech Geological Survey, 1998 [cit. 2023-12-08]. Available from: http:// lokality.geology.cz/2296.

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