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Conselheiro Lafaiete (old Queluz de Minas), Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Manganese mine opened in 1894. Yielded 8.6 million tons of oxide ore and 3.4 million tons of manganese silicate-carbonate protore during 1902-95.
Ref: P. Leverett, P. Wiiliams & D. Hibbs (2008) Ca-Mg-Fe rich Rhodonite from the Morro da Mina Mine, Conselheiro Lafaiete, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Mineralogical Record 39:125-130.

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Actinolite
Alabandite
Albite
'Apatite'
Bementite
Beryl
'Biotite'
Bornite
Cassiterite
Chalcopyrite
'Chlorite Group'
'Columbite'
Coombsite
Covellite
Cryptomelane
Cummingtonite
Fluorapatite
var: Mn-bearing Fluorapatite

'Garnet'
Graphite
'Hornblende'
Ilmenite
Lithiophorite
Manganosite
Neotocite
Nsutite
'Psilomelane'
Pyrite
Pyrolusite
Pyrophanite
Pyroxmangite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
Rhodochrosite
Rhodonite
Riebeckite
Siegenite
Spessartine
Talc
Tephroite
Todorokite
'Tourmaline'


52 entries listed. 32 valid minerals.

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