Devonian quartz monzodiorite - quartz diorite (pyroxene plus hornblende accessory mineral)

Devonian pyroxene-hornblende-biotite quartz monzodiorite to quartz diorite - pyroxene-hornblende-biotite quartz monzodiorite and pyroxene-hornblende-biotite quartz diorite.
State Maine
Name Devonian quartz monzodiorite - quartz diorite (pyroxene plus hornblende accessory mineral)
Geologic age Devonian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Igneous > Plutonic > Dioritic > Quartz-dioritepyroxene-hornblende-biotite quartz diorite; U - Unmetamorphosed
Igneous > Plutonic > Dioritic > Quartz-monzodioritepyroxene-hornblende-biotite quartz monzodiorite; U - Unmetamorphosed
Comments U - Unmetamorphosed
Stratigraphic units includes: 33 - Shirley pluton (ME079).
References

Osberg, P.H., Hussey, A.M., and Boone, G.M., 1985, Bedrock geologic map of Maine: Maine Geological Survey, Dept. of Conserv., scale 1:500,000.

Faul, H., Stern, T.W., Thomas, H.H., and Elmore, P.L.D., 1963, Ages of intrusion and metamorphism in the northern Appalachians: Am. Jour. Sci., v. 261, 9. 1-19.

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Counties Piscataquis