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Aillikite

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An ultramafic carbonate-rich
lamprophyre consisting of various phenocrysts including olivine, diopsidic pyroxene, amphiboles and phlogopite in a matrix of similar minerals with at least partly primary carbonate and minor perovskite but no melilite.


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Classification of AillikiteHide

Mineralogy of AillikiteHide

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
AmphiboleAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CarbonateIn mineralogy carbonates are a wide group of minerals containing the CO3 anion, many of which are rare and ...
Mica > PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OlivineEquivalent to Fayalite-Forsterite Series; usually a more or less Fe-bearing forsterite.
Pyroxene > Clinopyroxene > DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Non-essential minerals - these minerals are common, sometimes major components, but are not always present:

Synonyms of AillikiteHide

References for AillikiteHide

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Le Maitre (ed.) (2002) Igneous Rocks - A Classification and Glossary of Terms. Cambridge Press

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