The Metamorphic Facies Concept

R. St J. Lambert
Department of Geology and Mineralogy, Oxford

Summary: Present-day facies schemes are reviewed in relation to their definitions and applicability: a simplification is proposed based on assemblages in basaltic rocks, with secondary facies defined subsequently on pelitic assemblages.

Mineralogical Magazine; 1965 v. 34; no. 268; p. 283-291; DOI: 10.1180/minmag.1965.034.268.24
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