Specimen Details

  • Collection Names

    Krantz M&P Collection (K2)

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Peridotite

  • Rock Class

    Igneous

  • Rock Group

    Plutonic

  • Rock Description

    A fine grained, very dense, dark greenish-black rock. Previously called Eulysite, a now obsolete term for a variety of peridotite cmposed essentially of olivine, diopside, and opaques with antophyllite.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

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