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Hybrid rock: mangeritic to charnockitic gneiss

Hybrid rock: mangeritic to charnockitic gneiss - with xenocrysts of calcic andesine and, locally, xenoliths of anorthosite; with increasing percentage of anorthosite component, passes gradationally into anorthositic rocks.
StateNew York
NameHybrid rock: mangeritic to charnockitic gneiss
Geologic ageMiddle Proterozoic
Original map labelach
Primary rock typegneiss
Secondary rock typeanorthosite
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Igneous > Plutonic > Anorthositexenoliths of anorthosite passing into anorthositic rocks
Metamorphic > Gneissmangeritic to charnockitic gneiss
Map references
NYS Museum, NYS Geological Survey, NYS Museum Technology Center, 1999, 1:250,000 Bedrock geology of NYS, data is distributed in ARC/INFOr EXPORT format (with ".e00" extension) in 5 seperate files based on printed map sheets,
Unit references
D. W. Fisher; Y. W. Isachsen, L. V. Rickard, 1970, Geologic Map of New York State, consisting of 5 sheets: Niagara, Finger Lakes, Hudson-Mohawk, Adirondack, and Lower Hudson, New York State Museum and Science Service, Map and Chart Series No. 15, scale 1:250000.
CountiesClinton - Essex - Hamilton - Warren

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