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List of rock types

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A list of rock types recognized by petrologists. There is no agreed-upon number of specific types of rocks. Any unique combination of chemical composition, ...

Rocks: Pictures of Igneous, Metamorphic and Sedimentary Rocks

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Metamorphic Rocks: Photos, descriptions and facts about foliated and ... Trap Rock Trap Rock is a name applied to any dark-colored igneous rock used to ...

Mineral Varieties and Other Names A-Z - The Mineral and Gemstone ...

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Complete index of minerals varieties and other names. ... Complete Information Guide to Rocks, Minerals, & Gemstones. Loading. Minerals. Minerals & Varieties.

Neighborhood Rocks: Names of Rocks: Identify Common Types of ...

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Mar 12, 2001 ... Go here to see the most common kinds of rocks that we find in yards, gardens, and parking lots. You'll find rock names, photos, and lots of other ...

The types of rock: igneous, metarmorphic and sedimentary

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Jan 12, 2015 ... Here, the name says it all – these are rocks that underwent a metamorphosis; they changed. They were either sedimentary or igneous (or even ...

An alphabetical listing of metamorphic rocks - JMU Home

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Oct 25, 2000 ... Below is an alphabetical list of metamorphic rocks. If you know the name of a rock and want to learn more about it, clicking on the name will ...

The 3 basic rock types - U. of Oregon

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The earth is made of igneous rock - at least at the surface where our planet is exposed to the coldness of space. Igneous rocks are given names based upon two ...

Rock and mineral names – Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

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Observant naturalists and geologists exploring New Zealand have identified a number of unique or unusual rocks and minerals, often naming them after the ...

2. – Rock and mineral names – Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

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Dunite, rodingite and ignimbrite are rock names used internationally but first recognised and described from New Zealand. A fourth rock, goodletite, has only ...

Free Picture Names Rock Minerals | Rocks and Minerals of U.S. ...

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Rock Name

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ROCK NAME. DESCRIPTION: Rock type. Index: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W ... carbonate rock carbonatite cataclasite chalk charnockite chert

Rock Types - Sandatlas

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Graywacke is an old and vaguely defined rock name for a coarse-grained firmly indurated sandstone that is dark-colored and contains lots of clay and lithic ...

Neighborhood Rocks: Names for Common Rocks - Salt the Sandbox

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Mar 12, 2001 ... On this page we show you the most common rocks that we find in the yards, gardens, streets, and parking lots near our home. (Many of these ...