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Potassic-mangani-leakeite from
Wessels Mine (Wessel's Mine), Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Description
Type Locality:Wessels Mine (Wessel's Mine), Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa is the type locality for Potassic-mangani-leakeite
Habit:fine fibers to 0.2mm
Colour:dark red to lilac
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Schweiz.Min.Petr.Mitt.(1993) 73, 349-355; Gnos, E., Armbruster, T., & Villa, I. M. (2003). Norrishite, K (Mn23+ Li) Si4O10 (O) 2, an oxymica associated with sugilite from the Wessels Mine, South Africa: Crystal chemistry and 40Ar-39Ar dating. American Mineralogist, 88(1), 189-194.
Associated minerals:
Associates:Hennomartinite
Pectolite
Sérandite
Sugilite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Potassic-mangani-leakeite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wessels Mine (Wessel's Mine), Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
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