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PREFERRED TERM
aplite
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Light coloured crystalline rock, characterized by a fine grained allotriomorphic-granular (aplitic, saccharoidal or xenomorphic) texture; typically granitic composition, consisting of quartz, alkali feldspar and sodic plagioclase.

DESCRIPTION
  • Light coloured crystalline rock, characterized by a fine grained allotriomorphic-granular (aplitic, saccharoidal or xenomorphic) texture; typically granitic composition, consisting of quartz, alkali feldspar and sodic plagioclase.

IDENTIFIER
  • aplite

TITLE
  • aplite

URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/LithologyValue/aplite
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EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS
Lithology