Simple Lithology

cataclasite series

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star this property broader composite genesis rock
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fault related material
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star this property definition Fault-related rock that maintained primary cohesion during deformation, with matrix comprising greater than 10 percent of rock mass; matrix is fine-grained material formed through grain size reduction by fracture as opposed to crystal plastic process that operate in mylonitic rock. Includes cataclasite, protocataclasite and ultracataclasite. more like this
star this property source Sibson, 1977; Scholz, 1990; Snoke and Tullis, 1998; Barker, 1998 Appendix II; NADM SLTTm, 2004 more like this
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Concept
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star this property is primary topic of cataclasite series& properties=inScheme