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Lithology
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Terms describing the lithology.
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Label Parent Governance level Status
compound material eu-legal Valid
anthropogenic material eu-legal Valid
anthropogenic consolidated material eu-legal Valid
anthropogenic unconsolidated material eu-legal Valid
breccia eu-legal Valid
composite genesis material eu-legal Valid
composite genesis rock eu-legal Valid
fault-related material eu-legal Valid
impact generated material eu-legal Invalid
material formed in surficial environment eu-legal Valid
rock eu-legal Valid
aphanite eu-legal Valid
sedimentary rock eu-legal Valid
tuffite eu-legal Valid
sedimentary material eu-legal Valid
carbonate sedimentary material eu-legal Valid
chemical sedimentary material eu-legal Valid
clastic sedimentary material eu-legal Valid
non-clastic siliceous sedimentary material eu-legal Valid
organic rich sedimentary material eu-legal Valid
igneous material eu-legal Valid
fragmental igneous material eu-legal Valid
acidic igneous material eu-legal Valid
basic igneous material eu-legal Valid
igneous rock eu-legal Valid
intermediate composition igneous material eu-legal Valid
unconsolidated material eu-legal Valid
natural unconsolidated material eu-legal Valid
sediment eu-legal Valid
acidic igneous rock eu-technical Valid
alkali feldspar granite eu-technical Valid
alkali feldspar rhyolite eu-technical Valid
alkali feldspar syenite eu-technical Valid
alkali feldspar syenitic rock eu-technical Valid
alkali feldspar trachyte eu-technical Valid
alkali feldspar trachytic rock eu-technical Valid
alkali olivine basalt eu-technical Valid
amphibolite eu-technical Valid
andesite eu-technical Valid
anorthosite eu-technical Valid
anorthositic rock eu-technical Valid
anthrazit eu-technical Superseded
aplite eu-technical Valid
arenit eu-technical Superseded
ash and lapilli eu-technical Valid
ash breccia, bomb, or block tephra eu-technical Valid
ash tuff, lapillistone, and lapilli tuff eu-technical Valid
basalt eu-technical Valid
basanite eu-technical Valid
basanitic foidite eu-technical Valid
basic igneous rock eu-technical Valid
bauxite eu-technical Valid
biogenic sediment eu-technical Valid
biogenic silica sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
bitumen eu-technical Valid
bituminous coal eu-technical Valid
boninite eu-technical Valid
boulder gravel size sediment eu-technical Valid
boundstone eu-technical Valid
breccia-gouge series eu-technical Valid
building rubble eu-technical Valid
calcareous carbonate sediment eu-technical Valid
calcareous carbonate sedimentary material eu-technical Valid
calcareous carbonate sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
carbonate mud eu-technical Valid
carbonate mudstone eu-technical Valid
carbonate ooze eu-technical Valid
carbonate rich mud eu-technical Valid
carbonate rich mudstone eu-technical Valid
carbonate sediment eu-technical Valid
carbonate sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
carbonate wackestone eu-technical Valid
carbonatite eu-technical Valid
cataclasite series eu-technical Valid
chalk eu-technical Valid
chlorite actinolite epidote metamorphic rock eu-technical Valid
clastic sediment eu-technical Valid
clastic sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
clay eu-technical Valid
claystone eu-technical Valid
cobble gravel size sediment eu-technical Valid
concrete eu-technical Valid
conglomerate eu-technical Valid
crystalline carbonate eu-technical Valid
dacite eu-technical Valid
diamictite eu-technical Valid
diamicton eu-technical Valid
diorite eu-technical Valid
dioritic rock eu-technical Valid
dioritoid eu-technical Valid
doleritic rock eu-technical Valid
dolomite eu-technical Valid
dolomitic or magnesian sedimentary material eu-technical Valid
dolomitic or magnesian sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
dolomitic sediment eu-technical Valid
duricrust eu-technical Valid
eclogite eu-technical Valid
evaporite eu-technical Valid
exotic alkaline rock eu-technical Valid
exotic composition igneous rock eu-technical Valid
exotic evaporite eu-technical Valid
fine grained igneous rock eu-technical Valid
foid bearing alkali feldspar syenite eu-technical Valid
foid bearing alkali feldspar trachyte eu-technical Valid
foid bearing anorthosite eu-technical Valid
foid bearing diorite eu-technical Valid
foid bearing gabbro eu-technical Valid
foid bearing latite eu-technical Valid
foid bearing monzodiorite eu-technical Valid
foid bearing monzogabbro eu-technical Valid
foid bearing monzonite eu-technical Valid
foid bearing syenite eu-technical Valid
foid bearing trachyte eu-technical Valid
foid diorite eu-technical Valid
foid dioritoid eu-technical Valid
foid gabbro eu-technical Valid
foid gabbroid eu-technical Valid
foid monzodiorite eu-technical Valid
foid monzogabbro eu-technical Valid
foid monzosyenite eu-technical Valid
foid syenite eu-technical Valid
foid syenitoid eu-technical Valid
foidite eu-technical Valid
foiditoid eu-technical Valid
foidolite eu-technical Valid
foliated metamorphic rock eu-technical Valid
fragmental igneous rock eu-technical Valid
framestone eu-technical Valid
gabbro eu-technical Valid
gabbroic rock eu-technical Valid
gabbroid eu-technical Valid
generic conglomerate eu-technical Valid
generic mudstone eu-technical Valid
generic sandstone eu-technical Valid
glass rich igneous rock eu-technical Valid
glassy igneous rock eu-technical Valid
glaukophanschiefer eu-technical Superseded
gneiss eu-technical Valid
grainstone eu-technical Valid
granite eu-technical Valid
granitoid eu-technical Valid
granodiorite eu-technical Valid
granofels eu-technical Valid
granulite eu-technical Valid
gravel eu-technical Valid
gravel size sediment eu-technical Valid
gypsum or anhydrite eu-technical Valid
high magnesium fine grained igneous rock eu-technical Valid
hornblendite eu-technical Valid
hornfels eu-technical Valid
hybrid sediment eu-technical Valid
hybrid sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
impure calcareous carbonate sediment eu-technical Valid
impure carbonate sediment eu-technical Valid
impure carbonate sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
impure dolomite eu-technical Valid
impure dolomitic sediment eu-technical Valid
impure limestone eu-technical Valid
intermediate composition igneous rock eu-technical Valid
iron rich sediment eu-technical Valid
iron rich sedimentary material eu-technical Valid
iron rich sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
kalsilitic and melilitic rocks eu-technical Superseded
coal eu-technical Valid
komatiitic rock eu-technical Valid
latite eu-technical Valid
latitic rock eu-technical Valid
lignite eu-technical Valid
limestone eu-technical Valid
marble eu-technical Valid
metamorphic rock eu-technical Valid
metasomatic rock eu-technical Valid
mica schist eu-technical Valid
migmatite eu-technical Valid
mine dump material eu-technical Valid
monzodiorite eu-technical Valid
monzodioritic rock eu-technical Valid
monzogabbro eu-technical Valid
monzogabbroic rock eu-technical Valid
monzogranite eu-technical Valid
monzonite eu-technical Valid
monzonitic rock eu-technical Valid
mud eu-technical Valid
mud size sediment eu-technical Valid
mudstone eu-technical Valid
mylonitic rock eu-technical Valid
non-clastic siliceous sediment eu-technical Valid
non-clastic siliceous sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
ooze eu-technical Valid
organic bearing mudstone eu-technical Valid
organic rich sediment eu-technical Valid
organic rich sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
orthogneiss eu-technical Valid
packstone eu-technical Valid
paragneiss eu-technical Valid
peat eu-technical Valid
pebble gravel size sediment eu-technical Valid
pegmatite eu-technical Valid
peridotite eu-technical Valid
phaneritic igneous rock eu-technical Valid
phonolite eu-technical Valid
phonolitic basanite eu-technical Valid
phonolitic foidite eu-technical Valid
phonolitic tephrite eu-technical Valid
phonolitoid eu-technical Valid
phosphate rich sediment eu-technical Valid
phosphate rich sedimentary material eu-technical Valid
phosphorite eu-technical Valid
phyllite eu-technical Valid
phyllonite eu-technical Valid
porphyry eu-technical Valid
pure calcareous carbonate sediment eu-technical Valid
pure carbonate mudstone eu-technical Valid
pure carbonate sediment eu-technical Valid
pure carbonate sedimentary rock eu-technical Valid
pure dolomitic sediment eu-technical Valid
pyroclastic material eu-technical Valid
pyroclastic rock eu-technical Valid
pyroxenite eu-technical Valid
quartz alkali feldspar syenite eu-technical Valid
quartz alkali feldspar trachyte eu-technical Valid
quartz anorthosite eu-technical Valid
quartz diorite eu-technical Valid
quartz gabbro eu-technical Valid
quartz latite eu-technical Valid
quartz monzodiorite eu-technical Valid
quartz monzogabbro eu-technical Valid
quartz monzonite eu-technical Valid
quartz rich igneous rock eu-technical Valid
quartz syenite eu-technical Valid
quartz trachyte eu-technical Valid
quartzite eu-technical Valid
residual material eu-technical Valid
rhyolite eu-technical Valid
rhyolitoid eu-technical Valid
rock salt eu-technical Valid
sand eu-technical Valid
sand size sediment eu-technical Valid
sandstone eu-technical Valid
sapropel eu-technical Valid
schist eu-technical Valid
serpentinite eu-technical Valid
sewage sludge eu-technical Valid
shale eu-technical Valid
silicate mud eu-technical Valid
silicate mudstone eu-technical Valid
siliceous ooze eu-technical Valid
silt eu-technical Valid
siltstone eu-technical Valid
skarn eu-technical Valid
slag eu-technical Valid
slate eu-technical Valid
sludge eu-technical Valid
soil improver eu-technical Valid
spilite eu-technical Valid
syenite eu-technical Valid
syenitic rock eu-technical Valid
syenitoid eu-technical Valid
syenogranite eu-technical Valid
tephra eu-technical Valid
tephrite eu-technical Valid
tephritic foidite eu-technical Valid
tephritic phonolite eu-technical Valid
tephritoid eu-technical Valid
tholeiitic basalt eu-technical Valid
tonalite eu-technical Valid
topsoil eu-technical Valid
trachyte eu-technical Valid
trachytic rock eu-technical Valid
trachytoid eu-technical Valid
travertine eu-technical Valid
tuff-breccia, agglomerate, or pyroclastic breccia eu-technical Valid
ultrabasic igneous rock eu-technical Valid
ultramafic igneous rock eu-technical Valid
wacke eu-technical Valid
waste eu-technical Valid
impact generated material eu-legal Superseded
anthracite coal eu-technical Valid
arenite eu-technical Valid
glaucophane lawsonite epidote metamorphic rock eu-technical Valid
kalsilitic and melilitic rock eu-technical Valid
impact generated material eu-legal Valid