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San Domino Island, Tremiti Islands, Foggia Province, Apulia, Italy

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Name(s) in local language(s): Isola di San Domino, Isole Tremiti, Provincia di Foggia, Puglia, Italia
 
Yellow sandy marls, containing highly limonitised marcasite nodules, crop out near the harbour.

Vitreous, light grey to black pisolitic aragonite (“pelagosite”) has been collected by Onorato (1926) mainly at Scoglio dei Pagliai.

Glauconite at Cala dell'Elefante and Cala delle Arene was described by Bassani (1907).

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4 entries listed. 2 valid minerals.

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References

- Bassani F. (1907): Su alcuni avanzi di pesci nell'arenaria glauconiosa delle Isole Tremiti. Rend. R. Acc. sci. fis. mat. Napoli, 46, 156-160.
- Onorato, E. (1926): Sulla pelagosite delle isole Tremiti nell’Adriatico. Boll. Soc. Geol. Ital., 45, 17-31.
- Iaccarino S., Foresi L.M., Mazzei R., Salvatorini G. (2001): Calcareous plankton biostratigraphy of the Miocene sediments of the Tremiti Islands (southern Italy). Revista Española de Micropaleontologia, 33, 2, 237-248.

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