Keywords

Quartzite



Keyword Definition

Metamorphic rock consisting of greater than or equal to 75 percent quartz; typically granoblastic texture.

after Neuendorf et al. 2005

See Also: itacolumite

Parents: Metamorphic rock (159)

[Description taken from GeoSciML SimpleLithology201012.rdf]



Hierarchical classification

Sample >> Lithosphere >> Rock >> Whole >> Rock >> Composite genesis >> Metamorphic >> Quartzite

Children

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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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