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About Chlorite schistHide
A schistose metamorphic rock with chlorite minerals as the major (>50%) constituent. Chlorite imparts a schistosity by parallel arrangement of its flakes. Quartz, epidote, magnetite, and garnet may be accessories, the last two often as conspicuous porphyroblasts.
Classification of Chlorite schistHide
Sub-divisions of Chlorite schistHide
Mineralogy of Chlorite schistHide
Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
|Chlorite||A name commonly used for undifferentiated members of the chlorite group.|
Pronounciation of Chlorite schistHide
|Jolyon & Katya Ralph||United Kingdom|