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True kimberlite, previously termed basaltic kimberite.
Classification of Group-1-kimberliteHide
Mineralogy of Group-1-kimberliteHide
Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
|Carbonate||In mineralogy carbonates are a wide group of minerals containing the CO3 anion, many of which are rare and ...|
|Mica > Phlogopite||KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2|
|Olivine||Equivalent to Fayalite-Forsterite Series; usually a more or less Fe-bearing forsterite.|
|Pyroxene||A petrological term for Pyroxene Group.|
Non-essential minerals - these minerals are common, sometimes major components, but are not always present:
References for Group-1-kimberliteHide