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Mangualde, Viseu District, Portugal
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Latitude: 40°36'N
Longitude: 7°46'W
 
Name(s) in local language(s): Mangualde, Distrito de Viseu, Portugal
 
Municipality of Viseu district.

Pegmatite area.

Mining concessions reported up to 1962:

No. 1275 Quinta da Boa Vista (U), Abrunhosa-a-Velha parish, registration date 20-12-1922
1053 Pinhal do Soto (U), Chãs de Tavares, 26-07-1921
2903 Seixinho (Be), Cunha Alta, 01-03-1954
1276 Pedrouços (U), Fornos de Maceira Dão, 20-12-1922
1927 Cubos (Be-Li), Mangualde, 30-04-1936
1890 Chão do Castanheiro (Be-W-Sn-Ta-Li), Mesquitela, 14-05-1935
2734 Porto (Sn), Quintela de Azurara, 15-05-1951

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
Alluaudite
Almandine
Andradite
'Apatite'
Arrojadite-(KFe)
Arsenopyrite
Autunite
Barbosalite
Beraunite
Bermanite
Bertrandite
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
var: Goshenite
'Biotite'
'var: Heterophyllite'
Brochantite
Cacoxenite
Cassiterite
Cerussite
Chalcopyrite
Chernikovite
'Chlorite Group'
Copper
Covellite
Cubanite
Cyrilovite
Dewindtite
Dufrénite
Euclase
Fairfieldite
'Feldspar Group'
Fluorapatite
Fluorite
Galena
'Gummite'
Hagendorfite
Heterosite
Hureaulite
Isokite
Jahnsite-(CaMnMn) (TL)
'Jahnsite Group'
Kaolinite
Kasolite
Kësterite
'K Feldspar'
Kryzhanovskite
Langite
Laueite
Lepidolite
Leucophosphite
Lipscombite
Lithiophilite
Malachite
Mawsonite
Meta-autunite
Metaswitzerite
Metatorbernite
'Mica Group'
Microcline
Mitridatite
Molybdenite
Montmorillonite
Muscovite
Opal
var: Opal-AN

Orthoclase
Parsonsite
Pharmacosiderite
Phosphoferrite
Phosphosiderite
Phosphuranylite
Pseudolaueite
Purpurite
Pyrite
Pyromorphite
'Pyrosmalite'
Quartz
var: Amethyst
var: Chalcedony
var: Rose Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
Reddingite
Rittmannite (TL)
Robertsite
Rockbridgeite
Sabugalite
Saléeite
Schorl
Scorodite
Segelerite
Sicklerite
Spessartine
var: Brandãosite
Sphalerite
Stannite
Stannoidite
Stewartite
Strengite
Strunzite
Switzerite
Tavorite
Torbernite
'Tourmaline'
Triphylite
Triplite
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
Uranocircite
Uranophane
Variscite
Vivianite
Zodacite (TL)


125 entries listed. 92 valid minerals. 3 type localities (valid minerals). 1 erroneous literature entry.

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References

- Gramaccioli, C.M. (1981): Mangualde. Lapis, 6 (7-8), 27-30; 72.
- Bertelli L., Bottoni G., De Michele V., Orlandi P. (1982): I fosfati della Pegmatite di Mangualde (Portogallo). Riv. Mineral. Italiana, 3, 67-82.
- Marzoni Fecia di Cossato Y. & Orlandi P. (1986): Nuovi dati sui fosfati di Mangualde (Portogallo). Rend. Soc. It. Min. Petr., 42, 263-270.
- Marzoni Fecia di Cossato Y., Orlandi P., Pasero M. (1989): Manganese-bearing beraunite from Mangualde, Portugal: mineral data and structure refinement. Can. Mineral., 27, 441-446.


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