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

DEFINITION
  • Gabbroid that has a plagioclase to total feldspar ratio greater than 0.9 in the QAPF fraction. Includes QAPF fields 10*, 10, and 10'. This category includes the various categories defined in LeMaitre et al. (2002) based on the mafic mineralogy, but apparently not subdivided based on the quartz/feldspathoid content.

DESCRIPTION
  • Gabbroid that has a plagioclase to total feldspar ratio greater than 0.9 in the QAPF fraction. Includes QAPF fields 10*, 10, and 10'. This category includes the various categories defined in LeMaitre et al. (2002) based on the mafic mineralogy, but apparently not subdivided based on the quartz/feldspathoid content.

IDENTIFIER
  • gabbroicRock

TITLE
  • gabbroic rock

URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/LithologyValue/gabbroicRock
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