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Calcite-bearing muscovite-chlorite schist

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A schist comprising a muscovite-chlorite groundmass containing calcite crystals.


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Classification of Calcite-bearing muscovite-chlorite schistHide

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Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
CalciteCaCO3
ChloriteA name commonly used for undifferentiated members of the chlorite group.
Mica > MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

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

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