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Artigas, Artigas Department, Uruguay

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Bridge to Brazil in Artigas Uruguay

Artigas, Artigas Department, Uruguay
Bridge to Brazil in Artigas Uruguay

Artigas, Artigas Department, Uruguay
Bridge to Brazil in Artigas Uruguay

Artigas, Artigas Department, Uruguay
A 62 square mile geode producing area that is concentrated 19 miles south of Artigas

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13 entries listed. 5 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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Giulio Morteani, Y. Kostitsyn, C. Preinfalk, H. A. Gilg (2010) The genesis of the amethyst geodes at Artigas (Uruguay) and the paleohydrology of the Guaraní aquifer: structural, geochemical, oxygen, carbon, strontium isotope and fluid inclusion study. International Journal of Earth Sciences 99:927-947

Cross, B. & Culp Zeitner J. (2006), Geodes Natures Treasures, P.58-60

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