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

DEFINITION
  • Altered basic to intermediate composition fine-grained igneous rock in which the feldspar is partially or completely composed of of albite, typically accompanied by chlorite, calcite, quartz, epidote, prehnite, and low-tempaerature hydrous crystallization products. Preservation of eruptive volcanic features is typical.
DESCRIPTION
  • Altered basic to intermediate composition fine-grained igneous rock in which the feldspar is partially or completely composed of of albite, typically accompanied by chlorite, calcite, quartz, epidote, prehnite, and low-tempaerature hydrous crystallization products. Preservation of eruptive volcanic features is typical.
IDENTIFIER
  • spilite
TITLE
  • spilite
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/LithologyValue/spilite
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EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS
Lithology