Overview

microspar


Related Overviews

 

'microspar' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Earth Sciences and Geography

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Fine, crystalline calcite with crystals 4–10 μm in size, formed by the recrystallization of micrite. Microspar is not synonymous with microsparite, and the term is reserved solely for neomorphosed micrite. See neomorphism.

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.