Specimen Details

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Aplitic Dyke

  • Rock Class

    Igneous

  • Rock Group

    Hypabyssal

  • Rock Description

    A fine grained rock composed of acicular crystals of a black mineral, possibly amphibole, in a purpleish-brown matrix probaly feldspars.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Quarry beside Limestone Road, southeast of Native Dog Plain, Limestone Creek.