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Zana Granite

Zana Granite - quartz monzonite to granite with strong gneissic texture, cut by small pegmatites and aplite dikes, generally elongate; semiconcordant to foliation of country rock.
State Alabama
Name Zana Granite
Geologic age Precambrian to Paleozoic
Primary rock type quartz monzonite
Secondary rock type granite
Other rock types pegmatite; aplite
Lithologic constituents
Major
Igneous > Plutonic > Syenitic > Quartz-monzonitequartz monzonite to granite with strong gneissic texture
Igneous > Plutonic > Granitic > Granitecut by small pegmatites and aplite dikes, generally elongate; semiconcordant to foliation of country rock.
Incidental
Igneous > Plutonic > Granitic > Leucocratic-granitic > Pegmatite (Dike or sill)cut by small pegmatites and aplite dikes, generally elongate; semiconcordant to foliation of country rock.
Igneous > Plutonic > Granitic > Leucocratic-granitic > Aplite (Dike or sill)cut by small pegmatites and aplite dikes, generally elongate; semiconcordant to foliation of country rock.
Map references
Szabo, M. W., Osborne, E. W., Copeland, C. W. Jr., Neathery; T. L., 1988, Geologic Map of Alabama, Geological Survey of Alabama Special Map 220, scale 1:250,000.
Unit references
Szabo, M. W., Osborne, E. W., Copeland, C. W. Jr., Neathery; T. L., 1988, Geologic Map of Alabama, Geological Survey of Alabama Special Map 220, scale 1:250,000.
Counties Chambers - Coosa - Elmore - Tallapoosa