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Gara Monzogranite STRATNO: 41058
Current: Yes Rank: Formation, beds Status: Formal State(s): NSW
Category: Variation of published name Usage: Briefly described Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 26-MAY-04Last Update: 11-JUL-12
Replaced by: Previously known as: Gara Adamellite
Description: Biotite monzogranite. Commonly foliated S-type biotite granitoids commonly with blue quartz, and minor amphibole, garnet and graphite
Comments: Formerly in the Hillgrove Suite; now in the Gara Suite, of Hillgrove Supersuite.
Geological province: No province information available
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Unit Age Event: intrusion
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Minimum age: Permian Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
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Maximum age: Permian Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:

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First Reference:
REFID: 24366 Brown, R.E., 2003, Peel South Exploration NSW geophysics - interpretation of new data for exploration and geological investigations in the western New England area of New South Wales, Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes, 114, p1-27

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REFID: 24366 Brown, R.E. 2003 Peel South Exploration NSW geophysics - interpretation of new data for exploration and geological investigations in the western New England area of New South Wales Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 114 p1-27
Usage: Briefly described (p8 Fig. 6) Min age from reference: Early Permian Max age from reference: Early Permian Comments: Of the Hillgrove Plutonic Suite.

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