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List of rock types

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A list of rock types recognized by petrologists. There is no agreed 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.

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 ...

The Gallery of Minerals With Pictures and Descriptions. - Rocks and ...

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The Mica Group is the name given to a group of silicate minerals that have silicon ... It is common as a rock-forming mineral and is present in all three rock types: ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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Free Picture Names Rock Minerals | Rocks and Minerals of U.S. Reference Collection (24 pcs.) | See more about Rocks And Minerals, Free Pictures and ...

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 ...

Origin of names for Rocks and MInerals at OakRocks

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Most original names referred to physical characteristics of the rock or mineral, to the location where the rock or mineral was first found, or sometimes to the ...

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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 X Y Z. Valid entries: agglomerate albite granite algal limestone

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 ...

Baby names inspired by rocks

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These beautiful baby names are inspired by rocks and minerals.