Volta Grande Pegmatit


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Brasilien / Südosten (Região Sudeste) / Minas Gerais / Nazareno / Volta Grande Pegmatit

Exposure description



Pegmatit. Seife.

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Volta Grande Pegmatit, Nazareno, Minas Gerais, Südosten, BR
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Minerals (Count: 31)

Rocks (Count: 1)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Quéméneur, J. & M. Lagache (1994): La Holmquistite Des Pegmatites De Volta Grande Pres De São João Del Rei, Minas Gerais, Bresil: Caracteristiques Chimiques Et Mineralogiques. Geonomos, 2 (2), 15-21.
  • Quéméneur, J., & Lagache, M. (1999). Comparative study of two pegmatitic fields from Minas Gerais, Brazil, using rubidium and cesium content of the micas and feldspars. Braz. J. Geology, 29(1), 27-32.
  • Andrade, M.B., Atencio, D., Yang, H., Downs, R.T., Persiano, A.I.C. und Ellena, J. (2012). Fluorcalciomicrolite, IMA 2012-036. CNMNC Newsl. No.14, Oct., S.1286; Min. Mag., 76, 1281-88. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Marcelo B. Andrade, Daniel Atencio, Nikita V. Chukanov, Javier Ellena: Hydrokenomicrolite, ( ,H2O)2Ta 2(O,OH)6(H2O), a new microlite-group mineral from Volta Grande pegmatite, Nazareno, Minas Gerais, Brazil. American Mineralogist Vol. 98 (2013) S. 292-296. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Andrade, M.B. et al. (2013). Hydroxycalciomicrolite, IMA 2013-073. CNMNC Newsl. No.18, Dec., S.3252; Min. Mag., 77, 3249-58.
  • M. B. Andrade, D. Atencio, A. I. C. Persiano, J. Ellena, and G. Della Ventura: Fluorcalciomicrolite, (Ca,Na, )2Ta2O6F, a new microlite-group mineral from Volta Grande pegmatite, Nazareno, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Mineral Mag Vol. 77, Nr. 7 (2013) S. 2989-2996. (Typ-Publ.)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) JVsljhlqhEWt2w7JOSefxg
GUID (Global unique identifier) 8E255B25-6A19-4584-ADDB-0EC939279FC6
Database ID 27091