Metamorphic Rock Photos  
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Roger Weller, geology instructor ( wellerr@cochise.edu )
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List
last edited:  10/24/16    number of photos:  338
Quick Tour: 
8 Common Metamorphic Rocks
 

foliated metamorphic rocks

    slate  (142)

    phyllite  (17)

    schist  (59)                

    gneiss  (92) 
    mylonite  (6)                             
    argillite  (2)                                                                                                                        
    jaspilite  (3)
       
non-foliated metamorphic rocks

    amphibolite  (2)
    eclogite  (2)
    epidote granite (unakite)  (2)
    marble 
(40)
    metaconglomerate (9)

    serpentine  (23)

    hornfels  (11)
    jade  (43)
    quartzite  (3)
    ophiolite  (2)
    skarn  (5)

metamorphic structures
    ptygmatic folds 
(3)
    reaction rims   (2)
   

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