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21:59 Oct 30, 2006
English to German translations [PRO] Science - Geology / minerals/metamorphical rocks
English term or phrase:phyllites
Two types of igneous rocks (formed by the cooling of molten liquid) are present: a white colored rock (rhyolite), with clear to stightly gray quartz crystals and a younger green rock (andesite), with very dark green crystals ( pyroxene) At exposures such as Garibaldi pass, the green andesite is seen to cut the older rocks ( schists,phyllites and slates.