Specimen Details

  • Collection Names

    Krantz Collection K20

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand specimen and thin section

  • Rock Name

    Clinopyroxene Basalt

  • Rock Class

    Igneous

  • Rock Group

    Volcanic

  • Rock Description

    Previously called Glassy Clinopyroxene Lava. This specimen is composed of phenocrysts of black clinopyroxene in a very fine grained purplish-black matrix.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

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