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Basanitic-haüynite

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Haüynitic rock with foids (mostly haüyne) constituing 60 to 90% of light-coloured constituents and plagioclase > alkali feldspar.


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Classification of Basanitic-haüyniteHide

Basanitic-nephelinite appears in field 15b in the QAPF diagram.

Mineralogy of Basanitic-haüyniteHide

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
Feldspar > PlagioclaseA petrological term for Albite-Anorthite Series.
Feldspathoid > Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)

References for Basanitic-haüyniteHide

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

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