Photo category:
Rocks and Minerals specimen collection

  • Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Lasithi
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    October 2011
Karstified limestone

Photo of a sample a karstified limestone, collected in the area of Katharo of Lassithi, Crete, Greece. It is a sedimentary rock with a key ingredient of calcite (CaCO3). Holes and cracks are due to karstic erosion. Its color is light brown to brownish.