Phoscorite-Carbonatite Pipe


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Russland / Nordwestrussland, Föderationskreis / Murmansk, Oblast / Kola-Halbinsel / Kovdor / Phoscorite-Carbonatite Pipe


Ultramafische plutonische Magnetit-Olivin-Apatitgesteine, welche gewöhnlich mit Carbonatiten assoziiert sind.

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Phoscorite-Carbonatite Pipe, Kovdor, Kola-Halbinsel, Murmansk, Nordwestrussland, Föderationskreis, RU
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Minerals (Count: 79)

Rocks (Count: 4)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Mikhailova, J.A. et al. (2016). 3D mineralogical mapping of the Kovdor phoscorite–carbonatite complex (Russia). Min. Depos., 51(1), 131-49.
  • Ivanyuk, G.Y. et al. (2017). Hydroxynatropyrochlore, IMA 2017-074. CNMNC Newsl., No.40, S.1580; Min. Mag., 81, 1577–81. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Yakovenchuk, V.N. et al. (2017). Kampelite, IMA 2016-084. CNMNC Newsl., No.35, S.210; Min.Mag., 81, 209–13. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Yakovenchuk, V.N. et al. (2018). Kampelite, Ba3Mg1.5Sc4(PO4)6(OH)3·4H2O, a new very complex Ba-Sc phosphate mineral from the Kovdor phoscorite-carbonatite complex (Kola Peninsula, Russia. Min. Petrol.: 112: 111–21. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Ivanyuk, G.Y. et al. (2019). Hydroxynatropyrochlore, (Na,Сa,Ce)2Nb2O6(OH), a new member of the pyrochlore group from the Kovdor phoscorite–carbonatite pipe, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Min. Mag.: 83(1): 107-13.


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) jteSnPnXMU65eUEN5bqI_A
GUID (Global unique identifier) 9C92D78E-D7F9-4E31-B979-410DE5BA88FC
Database ID 46182