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Dora Maira Massif, Cuneo Province, Piedmont, Italy
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|Name:||The name is derived from Celadonite, a chemically related mineral species, and "Alumino" as a prefix, in allusion to the dominance of aluminium in the composition versus ferric iron.|
Classification of Aluminoceladonite
|IMA status:||Approved 1998|
|Strunz 8th edition ID:||8/H.10-10|
|Nickel-Strunz 10th (pending) edition ID:||9.EC.15|
9 : SILICATES (Germanates)
E : Phyllosilicates
C : Phyllosilicates with mica sheets, composed of tetrahedral and octahedral nets
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Type Occurrence of Aluminoceladonite
|Co-type Localities:||Wiesmath, Bucklige Welt, Industrieviertel, Lower Austria, Austria|
Frohsdorf, Lanzenkirchen, Industrieviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
Crystallography of Aluminoceladonite
Chemical Properties of Aluminoceladonite
|Essential elements:||Al, H, K, Mg, O, Si|
|All elements listed in formula:||Al, Fe, H, K, Mg, O, Si|
Relationship of Aluminoceladonite to other Species
|Member of:||Mica Group|
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|Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz Grouping):|
Other Names for Aluminoceladonite
|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 Aluminoceladonite
Rieder et al, Canadian Mineralogist: 36: 905-912.
Internet Links for Aluminoceladonite
Localities for Aluminoceladonite
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(TL) indicates type locality. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
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Locality Updated: Bemis Limestone Quarry, Athens, Town of Athens, Windham Co., Vermont, USAFrom Chester S. Lemanski, Jr., 19th Jun 2013 00:11:26