Prograde versus retrograde chlorite amphibole intergrowths in a calc-silicate rock

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Authors:Sharp, Thomas G.; Buseck, Peter R.
Author Affiliations:Primary:
Ariz. State Univ., Dep. Geol. and Chem., Tempe, AZ, United States
Volume Title:American Mineralogist
Source:American Mineralogist, 73(11-12), p.1292-1301. Publisher: Mineralogical Society of America, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0003-004X
Publication Date:1988
Note:In English. 23 refs.; illus.
Summary:Transmission electron microscopy was used to determine structural relationships between chlorite and amphibole and to distinguish prograde from retrograde intergrowths. [J.A.Z.]
Subjects:Amphibole group; Calc-silicate composition; Chain silicates; Chlorite; Chlorite group; Crystal growth; Crystal structure; Grade; Intergrowths; Metamorphic rocks; Metamorphism; Microstructure; Mineral assemblages; Minerals; Paleozoic; Petrology; Prograde metamorphism; Retrograde metamorphism; Sheet silicates; Silicates; Silurian; TEM data; Waterville Formation; Kennebec County Maine; Maine; Somerset County Maine; United States; Waldo County Maine; South-central Maine
Abstract Numbers:89M/2883
Record ID:1989011938
Copyright Information:GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Mineralogical Abstracts, United Kingdom, Twickenham, United Kingdom
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