Definition of Adamellite and Coquina
The general Adamellite and Coquina definition can be stated as: Adamellite is a coarse-grained porphyritic igneous rock, a variety of Monzogranite and dominated by phenocrysts of orthoclase in a granular groundmass of perthite, plagioclase and quartz. On the other hand, Coquina is a sedimentary rock that is composed either wholly or almost entirely of the transported, abraded, and mechanically-sorted fragments of the shells of molluscs, trilobites, brachiopods, or other invertebrates. Along with definition of Adamellite and Coquina, get to know about Properties of Adamellite and Coquina. Get to know more information about Adamellite and Coquina origin and discoverer, etymology and class.