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Adamellite

Adamellite

Adamellite is a granitic rock where two feldspar (Palgoclase and Alkali Feldspar) are approximately equal in quantity. Rest of the mineral constituent are quartz, biotite or hornblende. The name is derived from the type locality of Adamello in the Tyrol where granites of this type were originally defined.

Adamellite is a granitic rock where two feldspar (Palgoclase and Alkali Feldspar) are approximately equal in quantity. Rest of the mineral constituent are quartz, biotite or hornblende. The name is derived from the type locality of Adamello in the Tyrol where granites of this type were originally defined.

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