Simple Lithology

gabbro

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star this property definition Gabbroic rock that contains between 0 and 5 percent quartz and no feldspathoid mineral in the QAPF fraction. Includes rocks defined modally in QAPF Field 10 as gabbro. more like this
star this property note Note that this category includes gabbro (sensu stricto) of LeMaitre et al. 2002, but is broader, including the other rock types defined by orthopyroxene-clinopyroxene-olivine-hornblende mineral ratios. more like this
star this property source LeMaitre et al. 2002 more like this
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star this property broader gabbroic rock
star this property narrower gabbro
star this property in scheme simplelithology
star this property is primary topic of gabbro