Metamorphic rock characterised by a foliation resulting from tectonic grain size reduction, in which more than 10 percent of the rock volume has undergone grain size reduction. Includes protomylonite, mylonite, ultramylonite, and blastomylonite.
Marshak & Mitra 1988
See Also: blastomylonite, mesomylonite, mylonite, protomylonite, ultramylonite
Parents: Fault-related material (85); Foliated metamorphic rock (110)
Children: Phyllonite (199)
[Description taken from GeoSciML SimpleLithology201012.rdf]
Category: Analysed material
The different kinds of sample material collected in the field have been classified hierarchically. Examples: “till”, “soil”, “vegetation”. Taken from the “Sample_Types_SHARED” database table.
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