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From the Aboriginal name muniong = Kosciusko Plateau, New South
A variety of phonolite with phenocrysts of nepheline in a groundmass of sanidine, aegirine-augite and glass.
Classification of MuniongiteHide
Mineralogy of MuniongiteHide
Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
References for MuniongiteHide
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David, T.E.W., Guthrie, F.B. & Woolnough,W.G. (1901) The occurrence of a variety of tinguaite at Kosciusko, N.S.Wales. Journal of the Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales. Sydney: 35: 347–382.
Le Maitre (ed.) (2002) Igneous Rocks - A Classification and Glossary of Terms. Cambridge Press