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Yangshuo Mine, Yangshuo Co., Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
© Elmar Lackner
A subgroup of the Alunite Supergroup.
Comprises phosphate members of Ca, Sr, Ba and Pb (note, however, that Pb members are sometimes assigned to the Beudantite Subgroup of mixed sulphate-phosphates/arsenates).
Classification of Plumbogummite Group
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Relationship of Plumbogummite Group to other Species
|Member of:||Alunite Supergroup|
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Other Names for Plumbogummite Group
|Health Warning:||No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.|
References for Plumbogummite Group
Bayliss, P., Kolitsch, U., Nickel, E.H., Pring, A. (2010): Alunite supergroup: recommended nomenclature. Mineralogical Magazine, 74, 919-927.
Grey, I. E. Shanks, F. L. Wilson, N. C. Mumme, W. G. and Birch, W. D. (2011): Carbon incorporation in plumbogummite-group minerals. Mineral. Mag. 75, 145-158.
Internet Links for Plumbogummite Group
Localities for Plumbogummite Group
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