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Dunkelstein Forest, Mostviertel, Lower Austria, Austria

Dunkelsteinerwald, Mostviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich

A forested mountain range, about 30 km long, running along the border between the Mostviertel and the Wachau. There is a municipality of the same name in its southern part, which is listed as a sub-locality.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Albite
var: Oligoclase
Almandine
'Almandine-Pyrope Series'
Alunogen
Andalusite
Anorthite
var: Bytownite
var: Labradorite
'Apatite'
Aragonite
Augite
var: Fassaite

Bertrandite
'Biotite'
Brucite
Calcite
Chalcopyrite
Chromite
Clinohumite
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Cordierite
Diopside
var: Chromian Diopside
Dolomite
var: Gurhofian
Dravite
Dumortierite
Enstatite
var: Bronzite
Epidote
'Feldspar Group'
Fluorapatite
Forsterite
Galena
'Garnet'
Graphite
Gypsum
Hercynite
var: Picotite
'Hornblende'
Hydrozincite
'Hypersthene'
Ilmenite
'Kelyphite'
Kyanite
Laumontite
Lizardite
Magnesio-hornblende
Magnesite
var: Gelmagnesite

Magnetite
Microcline
Muscovite
'Olivine'
Omphacite
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Pargasite
'Perthite'
Phlogopite
'Pinite'
Pyrite
Pyrope
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal

Rutile
'Sagenite'
Sapphirine
Schorl
Sepiolite
'Serpentine Group'
Sillimanite
Smithsonite
Sphalerite
Spinel
var: Pleonaste
Sulphur
'Tourmaline'
Tremolite
Vesuvianite
Zircon
Zoisite
var: Thulite



81 entries listed. 53 valid minerals.

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