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Tourmaline-quartz-mica hornfels

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A hornfels containing mica, quartz and tourmaline.


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Classification of Tourmaline-quartz-mica hornfelsHide

Mineralogy of Tourmaline-quartz-mica hornfelsHide

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
MicaA petrological term for Mica Group.
Silica > QuartzSiO2
TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

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Fettes (et al.), Metamorphic Rocks - A Classification and Glossary of Terms (2007) Cambridge University Press

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