Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Rhyolitic Rock

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_2070

Rhyolitic rocks are volcanic rocks that have the same bulk-rock composition as rhyolite. They include lava and volcaniclastic rocks, such as rhyolite, rhyolitic tuff and rhyolitic ignimbrite.

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