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A syenite containing pyroxene which is part of the charnokitic suite of rocks.
Classification of Charnockitic syeniteHide
Sub-divisions of Charnockitic syeniteHide
- Charnockitic syenite
Mineralogy of Charnockitic syeniteHide
Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
|Feldspar > Alkali Feldspar > K Feldspar||Potassium-dominant feldspars with unknown crystal symmetry and Al-Si ordering state.|
|Pyroxene||A petrological term for Pyroxene Group.|
Non-essential minerals - these minerals are common, sometimes major components, but are not always present: