São Paulo Island (Challenger Island; Southeast Island), São Pedro e São Paulo archipelago, Pernambuco, Brazil
Arquipélago de São Pedro e São Paulo
Dunite and serpentinized mantle peridotite - a very rare example of an exposure of Earth's mantle above sea level. The island is only 0.3 hectares in size (a little less than one acre).
| 'Albite-Anorthite Series'|
var: Titanian Biotite'
var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite
11 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.
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Washington, H.S. (1929) The American Mineralogist, 14, 369-372.
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Locality Updated: Pampa de Aroma, Negreiros, El Tamarugal Province, Tarapacá Region, ChileFrom Reynaldo Contreira, 12th Dec 2013 02:05:28