Specimen Details

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Monzodiorite

  • Rock Class

    Igneous

  • Rock Group

    Hypabyssal

  • Rock Description

    A medium grained rock containing light pink potassium feldspar, some light grey plagioclase, black mafic minerals possibly amphiboles, green coloured minerals possibly pyroxene.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    near stone chimney, Middle Creek tributray of Limestone Creek.