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Covellite from
Tumiñico Mine, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja, Argentina

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Paar W H, Topa D, Roberts A C, Criddle A J, Amann G, Sureda R J (2002) The new mineral species brodtkorbite, Cu2HgSe2, and the associated selenide assemblage from Tuminico, Sierra de Cacho, La Rioja, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist 40, 225-237
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Covellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tumiñico Mine, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja, Argentina
Nearest other occurrences of Covellite
87.9km (54.6 miles) Nevados de Famatina Cu-Au deposit (La Estrechura), Chilecito, Chilecito department, La Rioja, Argentina
93.5km (58.1 miles) Peregrina mine, Cerro Negro district, Chilecito, Chilecito department, La Rioja, Argentina
123.9km (77.0 miles) La Fortuna prospect (El Morro prospect), Alto del Carmen, Huasco Province, Atacama Region, Chile
152.3km (94.7 miles) Vil Achay mine, Tinogasta Department, Catamarca, Argentina
188.5km (117.1 miles) Marte Mine, Maricunga belt, Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile
193.8km (120.4 miles) El Jardín mine, Sierra Jardín, Pabellón, Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile
196.4km (122.0 miles) Los Bordos Mine, Elisa de Bordos, Pabellón, Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile
213.6km (132.7 miles) Gualilan-Gualcamayo District (Hualilán mining district), Villa Mercedes, Jáchal department, San Juan, Argentina
229.1km (142.3 miles) San Francisco de los Andes mine, Calingasta, Calingasta Department, San Juan, Argentina
234.8km (145.9 miles) Cachiyuyo de Llampos district, Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile
259.3km (161.1 miles) Farallón Negro Mine, Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD), Farallón Negro, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
259.7km (161.4 miles) Esperanza South-East Vein, Farallón Negro Mine, Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD), Farallón Negro, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
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