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Ultramafic Rock Classification Diagram - Geology - About.com
The standard ternary diagram for classifying ultramafic rocks.
http://geology.about.com/od/more_igrocks/ss/ultramafic-rock-diagrams.htm
Komatiite - Igneous Rock Types - Geology - About.com
Komatiite is named for a locality on the Komati River of South Africa. It consists largely of olivine, making it the same composition as peridotite, but unlike the ...
http://geology.about.com/od/rocks/ig/igrockindex/rocpickomatiite.htm
Pyroxenite - Igneous Rock Types - Geology - About.com
Identifying this specimen, from the Feather River Ultramafics of the Sierra Nevada , was largely a process of elimination. It attracts a magnet, probably due to ...
http://geology.about.com/od/rocks/ig/igrockindex/rocpicpyroxenite.htm
A Tour of the Central California Ranges - Geology - About.com
... at upper left, Central Valley at upper right, Big Sur country (Santa Lucia Range) on lower left, Gabilan Range in center (red), New Idria ultramafics in purple.
http://geology.about.com/library/weekly/aa101903a.htm
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana (A - Forestry - About.com
On drier sites on ultramafics and in bogs, forests can be very open and slow growing. The cedar is dominant in the forest cover type Port-Orford-Cedar ( Society ...
http://forestry.about.com/library/silvics/blsilchalaw.htm

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