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An ultramafic rock comprising mostly hornblende.
Classification of HornblenditeHide
Modal classification of ultramafic rocks (after Streckeisen, 1973)
Sub-divisions of HornblenditeHide
Mineralogy of HornblenditeHide
Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
|Amphibole > Hornblende||An informal name for dark green to black amphiboles, mostly ferro-hornblende or ...|
Non-essential minerals - these minerals are common, sometimes major components, but are not always present:
Pronounciation of HornblenditeHide
|Jolyon & Katya Ralph||United Kingdom|