Specimen Details

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Specimen Nature

    Cabochon and Slab

  • Rock Name

    Cataclasite

  • Rock Class

    Metamorphic

  • Rock Description

    brecciated black chert with veining comprised of yellow-green clinozoisite, bluish pumpellyite, pink microcline (?), calcite and quartz.

  • Minerals Present

    clinozoisite, pumpellyite, microcline (?), calcite and quartz.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Nearest Named Place

    Corop

  • Precise Location

    Lake Cooper quarry, W. of Corop-Rochester Road, 7 km south of Corop