Specimen Details

  • Number Of Specimens

    4

  • Specimen Nature

    Form: Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Olivine Basalt

  • Rock Class

    Igneous

  • Rock Group

    Volcanic

  • Rock Description

    This specimen is a very dark grey, almost black, scoriaceous basalt containing numberous green olivine phenocrysts and fewer black pyroxene phenocrysts.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

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