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What is the difference between subvolcanic rocks and plutonic rocks?

the main difference is the texture of this rocks. the sub-volcanic rocks show porphyroid texture, while the plutonic rocks represent granular texture. Best
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What are the differences between mantle plume magmatism vs non-plume magmatism?

The main difference between the 2 types of magmatism is that a plume forms a hotspot in one specific place e.g. the Canary Islands. The oceanic crust that forms the islands is gradually moving North ...
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