A microscopic texture. Mosaic of tiny (4 to 10 micron diameters) clear calcite crystal [20]. Synonyms: (French.) microsparite; (Greek.) mikrosparítis ( mikroskopikón, mosaikón kristállon); (Italian.) microsparite; (Spanish.) microesparita; (Turkish.) mikrospar.

A Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology with Special Reference to Environmental Karst Hydrology. . 2002.

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.