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Ankerite-microsparstone

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A dolostone composed of obliterative sparry carbonate crystals, typically in inequant, blocky mosaics, with crystal size in the 4-32μm range and ankerite is the predominate carbonate mineral.


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Classification of Ankerite-microsparstoneHide

Mineralogy of Ankerite-microsparstoneHide

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Non-essential minerals - these minerals are common, sometimes major components, but are not always present:
DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2

Pronounciation of Ankerite-microsparstoneHide

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Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

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