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Xanthitane

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Soft, friable, yellow earthy material as alteration pseudomorphs after titanite (Green River, Henderson Co., NC, USA). Identical with anatase.

Classification of Xanthitane

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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 Xanthitane

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Shepard (1856), American Journal of Science: 22: 96.

Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1944), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I: Elements, Sulfides, Sulfosalts, Oxides. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 583.

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  • Localities for Xanthitane

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    • Mahajanga Province (Majunga)
      • Betsiboka Region
        • Maevatanana District
    Collection Musée National de la Geologie at Ampandrianomby in Antananarivo, Madagascar. Inventory # 15822
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    • South Carolina
      • Greenville Co.
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