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Serpentinite

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A rock composed of one or more serpentine group minerals, formed by serpentinization (hydration and metamorphic transformation) of ultramafic mantle rock.


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Classification of SerpentiniteHide

RockMetamorphic rockMeta-igneous rockSerpentinite

RockMetamorphic rockMetasomatic-rockSerpentinite

Sub-divisions of SerpentiniteHide

Mineralogy of SerpentiniteHide

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
SerpentineA group of phyllosilicate minerals.

Pronounciation of SerpentiniteHide

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Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

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