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Colebrook Hill, Rosebery district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australiai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 47' 35'' South , 145° 29' 53'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Rosebery1,035 (2012)3.7km
Tullah196 (2014)12.3km
Zeehan845 (2012)16.8km
Queenstown2,352 (2012)32.3km
Gormanston169 (2014)32.4km


A large hill about 5km W of Rosebery

Regions containing this locality

Australian Plate (Australia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Delamerian Orogen, AustraliaOrogen
Thylacine Province, Tasmania, AustraliaGeologic Province

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

37 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Greg Murray collection
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Axinite-(Fe)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Reference: Dana 6:A2:11; G. Diego Gatta, Günther J. Redhammer, Alessandro Guastoni, Giorgio Guastella, Martin Meven, Alessandro Pavese (2016): H-bonding scheme and cation partitioning in axinite: a single-crystal neutron diffraction and Mössbauer spectroscopic study. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals 43, 341-352.
'Axinite Group'
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Boracite ?
Formula: Mg3(B7O13)Cl
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Connellite ?
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Copper
Formula: Cu
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Danburite
Formula: CaB2Si2O8
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: [Steve Sorrell, pers.comm. 1997]
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Bottrill (unpub)
Erythrite ?
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Galena
Formula: PbS
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Löllingite ?
Formula: FeAs2
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Olivenite ?
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Olivenite var: Leucochalcite ?
Reference: Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Spangolite
Formula: Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Description: Axinite skarn
Reference: Bottrill, RS, unpub data 2001

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Löllingite ?2.EB.15aFeAs2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 3 - Halides
Connellite ?3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 6 - Borates
Boracite ?6.GA.05Mg3(B7O13)Cl
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Posnjakite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Spangolite7.DD.15Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Erythrite ?8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Olivenite ?8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
var: Leucochalcite ?8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Axinite-(Fe)9.BD.20Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Danburite9.FA.65CaB2Si2O8
Datolite9.AJ.20CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Axinite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Löllingite ?2.12.2.9FeAs2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 25 - ANHYDROUS BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hexaborates
Boracite ?25.6.1.1Mg3(B7O13)Cl
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Connellite ?31.1.1.1Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Spangolite31.1.5.1Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Posnjakite31.4.1.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite ?40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq
Olivenite ?41.6.6.1Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Datolite54.2.1a.1CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Axinite-(Fe)56.2.2.1Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with[Si2O7] with borate groups
Danburite56.3.1.1CaB2Si2O8
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Axinite Group'-
Olivenite
var: Leucochalcite ?
-Cu2(AsO4)(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
H Axinite-(Fe)Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
BBoron
B DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
B Axinite-(Fe)Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
B DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B BoraciteMg3(B7O13)Cl
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
O Axinite-(Fe)Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CupriteCu2O
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
O DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O BoraciteMg3(B7O13)Cl
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg BoraciteMg3(B7O13)Cl
AlAluminium
Al Axinite-(Fe)Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
SiSilicon
Si DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Si Axinite-(Fe)Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S MilleriteNiS
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
ClChlorine
Cl SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cl BoraciteMg3(B7O13)Cl
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
CaCalcium
Ca DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Ca Axinite-(Fe)Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
FeIron
Fe Axinite-(Fe)Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
NiNickel
Ni MilleriteNiS
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CopperCu
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cu OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3186041
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Limestone,sandstone,slate,quartzite,conglomerate

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Series 2 - Neoproterozoic
509 - 1000 Ma



ID: 707443
Luina Group

Age: Neoproterozoic to Cambrian (509 - 1000 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Luina Group

Description: massive, locally pillowed, spilitic, tholeiitic basalt, interbedded tuff, volcaniclastic wacke, mudstone, chert; grey and purple shale, fine-grained tuff, limestone, chert, greywacke, basalt; micaceous quartzose lithicwacke, interbedded siltst/mudst,

Comments: argillaceous detrital sediment; igneous mafic volcanic; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Argillaceous detrital sediment; igneous mafic volcanic

Reference: Raymond, O.L., Liu, S., Gallagher, R., Zhang, W., Highet, L.M. Surface Geology of Australia 1:1 million scale dataset 2012 edition. Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia). [5]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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- Bottrill R.S.; Baker W.E. (2008) A Catalogue of the Minerals of Tasmania, Bulletin Geological Survey Tasmania 73. (Pub: Mineral Resources Tasmania, Department of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources)

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