Some illustrations of igneous layering

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Univ. Aberdeen, Marischal Coll., Dep. Geol. and Mineral., Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Volume Title:Origins of igneous layering
Volume Authors:Parsons, Ian, editor
Source:NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series. Series C: Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Vol.196, p.419-436; NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Origins of igneous layering, Narsarsuaq, Greenland, Aug. 4-15, 1986, edited by Ian Parsons. Publisher: D. Reidel Publishing Company, Dordrecht-Boston, International. ISSN: 0377-2071
Publication Date:1987
Note:In English; illus.
Summary:The chapter contains a selection of photographs showing striking or unusual layering not discussed elsewhere in the text, or representing rock types not otherwise treated. Rocks covered include nepheline syenite from the Coldwell complex in Ontario, syenite from the Nunarssuit and Kungnat formations of S Greenland, gabbros from the Fongen-Hyllingen and Lykling complexes in Norway and granites from the Nunarssuit and Pyramidefjeld complexes in Greenland. Also illustrated are diorites (Greenland), anorthosites and ultramafic rocks (Norway), and peridotites and troctolites from Scotland. [S.K.]
Subjects:Igneous rocks; Intrusions; Layered intrusions; Petrology
Abstract Numbers:88M/1197
Record ID:1988015659
Copyright Information:GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Mineralogical Abstracts, United Kingdom, Twickenham, United Kingdom
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