paragenetic sequence

paragenetic sequence

[¦par·ə·jə′ned·ik ′sē·kwəns]
(mineralogy)
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A paragenetic sequence lists diagenetic processes in the chronological order that they affected the rocks under investigation.
Step 2: Establish the paragenetic sequence of diagenetic events (Fig.
Carrollite was deposited early in the paragenetic sequence of the varied ore minerals present in the bornite pods, and it exhibits an especially interesting variety of replacement textures with respect to the subsequently deposited chalcopyrite and bornite.