Specimen Details

  • Collection Names

    Krantz M&P Collection (K45)

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Lamprophyre var. Vogesiite

  • Rock Class

    Igneous

  • Rock Group

    Hypabyssal

  • Rock Description

    (variolitic) Vogesite, a species of lamprophyre that contains hornblende and orthoclase. A very fine grained, massive, dark brown rock with vugs filled with green and black material.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Germany

  • State

    Hesse

  • Precise Location

    Mount Melibocus, near Reichenbach