Stratigraphic unit type


The nature of the Stratigraphic unit name from which a field collection was made.

How to record

Use a single term, without punctuation or capitalisation. Maintain a list of standard terms.


biostratigraphic; lithostratigraphic; chronostratigraphic; era; stage; system formation; bed; zone; host rock type; age


As many times as required for a Stratigraphic unit name.

Information group

Object collection information

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust