The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Tarskavaig Group

Computer Code: TARS Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Pending Upgrade
Age range: Neoproterozoic Era (AZ) — Neoproterozoic Era (AZ)
Lithological Description: none recorded or not applicable
Definition of Lower Boundary: none recorded or not applicable
Definition of Upper Boundary: none recorded or not applicable
Thickness: none recorded or not applicable
Geographical Limits: none recorded or not applicable
Parent Unit: Moine Supergroup (M)
Previous Name(s): Tarskavaig Moines (-3711)
Alternative Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
Law, R D and Potts, G J, 1987. The Tarskavaig Nappe of Skye, northwest Scotland; a re-examination of the fabrics and their kinematic significance. Geological Magazine, Vol.124, 231-248. 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
S071 S061