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Parisite-(Ce)
Boyacá Department, Colombia
© Daniel S. Yunis




System:HexagonalColour:Brown to yellow; ...
Name:After J.J. Paris, proprietor of the emerald mine at Muzo, Columbia, where the species was discovered.
Synonym of:Parisite-(Ce), Parisite-(Nd)


A calcium rare-earth carbonate with fluorine. "Parisite" is used for specimens with unspecified REE dominance.



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Classification of Parisite

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Physical Properties of Parisite

Lustre:Vitreous, Resinous, Pearly
Diaphaneity (Transparency):Transparent, Translucent
Colour:Brown to yellow; colourless to yellow in transmitted light
Streak:Light yellow
Tenacity:Brittle
Parting:On {0001} may be a cleavage.
Fracture:Splintery, Sub-Conchoidal
Density (measured):4.33 - 4.39 g/cm3
Density (calculated):4.38 g/cm3

Crystallography of Parisite

Crystal System:Hexagonal
Class (H-M):6 m2 - Ditrigonal Dipyramidal
Morphology:Normally acute double hexagonal pyramids. Prismatic in appearance at times due to oscillatory combination of steep pyramids. True prism faces lacking or very small. Elongated crystals may have a septre-like terminations. Lateral faces commonly striated or deeply grooved. {0001} very commonly present as small faces, large at times.

Optical Data of Parisite

Type:Uniaxial (+)
Pleochroism:Weak
Comments:O = Light yellow
E = Golden yellow

Other Names for Parisite

Synonyms:
MusiteMussite (of Medici-Spada)Muzite
Other Languages:
German:Musit
Muzit
Parisit
Spanish:Musita
Muzita
Parisita

Other Information

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 Parisite

Reference List:

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Medici-Spada (1835) (as Musite).

Medici-Spada in Bunsen (1845) Annalen der Chemie, Leipzig (Justus Liebig’s): 53: 147.

Goldschmidt, V. (1920) Atlas der Krystallformen. 9 volumes, atlas, and text: vol. 6: 120.

Oftedal (1931) Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie, Leipzig: 79: 437.

Ungemach (1935) Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie, Leipzig: 91: 1.

Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: Halides, Nitrates, Borates, Carbonates, Sulfates, Phosphates, Arsenates, Tungstates, Molybdates, Etc. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 282-285.

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    Localities for Parisite

    The map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.
    (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.
    Andorra
     
    • Pas de la Casa
    [Parisite-(Ce)] in Collection Joachim Esche
    Angola
     
    • Huambo Province
      • Bailundo City Council
    Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
      • Ekunda City Council
    Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
      • Longonjo City Council
    Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
    • Huíla Province
      • Lubango City Council
    Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
    • Namibe Province
      • Tombwa City Council
    Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
    Australia
     
    • Western Australia
      • Halls Creek Shire
        • Lamboo Station
          • Mount Dockrell pegmatites
    Berger, V.I., Singer, D.A., and Orris, G.J. (2009): USGS Open-File Report 09-1139
    Bolivia
     
    • Cochabamba Department
      • Ayopaya Province
    Schultz, F., et al. (2004) Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 148, 391-408
    Schultz, F., et al. (2004) Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 148, 391-408.
    Brazil
     
    • Pará
      • Carajás mineral province
        • Parauapebas
    Revista Brasileira de Geociências 30(2):230-233 ; Tallarico, F. H. B., de Oliveira, C. G., & Figueiredo, B. R. (2008). The Igarapé Bahiacu-Au mineralization, Carajás Province. Brazilian Journal of Geology, 30(2).
    • Santa Catarina
      • Lages
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Manfredi, T. R. (2013). A mineralização de parisita–(Ce) associada ao carbonatito Fazenda Varela (Correia Pinto, SC). Masters Dissertation
    • São Paulo
      • Itapirapuã
    Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
    Canada
     
    • British Columbia
      • Golden Mining Division
        • Rock Canyon Creek
    Jennifer Pell (1994) Carbonatites, Nepheline Syenites, Kimberlites and Related Rocks in British Columbia. Brithish Columbia Ministry of Energy Bulletin 88.
      • Omenica Mining Division
        • Wicheeda Lake
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Dalsin, M.L. (2013) The Mineralogy, Geochemistry and Geochronology of the Wicheeda Carbonatite Complex, British Columbia. M.Sc. Thesis, University of British Columbia, Vancouver.
    • Northwest Territories
      • Mackenzie District
        • Blachford Lake alkaline complex
    [Parisite-(Ce)] SHEARD, E.R., WILLIAMS-JONES, A.E., HEILIGMANN, M., PEDERSON, C. AND TRUEMAN, D.L. (2012) Controls on the concentration of zirconium, niobium, and the rare earth elements in the Thor Lake rare metal deposit, Northwest Territories, Canada. Economic Geology, 107(1), 81-104.
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Sheard, E.R. (2010); Emma R. Sheard, Anthony E. Williams-Jones, Martin Heiligmann, Chris Pederson and David L. Trueman (2012) Controls on the concentration of zirconium, niobium, and the rare earth elements in the Thor Lake rare metal deposit, Northwest Territories, Canada. Economic Geology and the Bulletin of the Society of Economic Geologists(January 2012), 107(1):81-104; SHEARD, E.R., WILLIAMS-JONES, A.E., HEILIGMANN, M., PEDERSON, C. AND TRUEMAN, D.L. (2012) Controls on the concentration of zirconium, niobium, and the rare earth elements in the Thor Lake rare metal deposit, Northwest Territories, Canada. Economic Geology, 107(1), 81-104.
    • Nova Scotia
      • Yarmouth Co.
        • Argyle
          • East Kemptville
    J.M. Richardson, et. al., "Mcauslanite, a Supergene Hydrated Iron Aluminum Fluorophosphate from the East Kemptville Tin Mine, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia", Can. Min., vol. 26, pg. 917-921, 1988. and J.A. Mandarino, J.M.G. Richardson, P.J. Dunn, E.T.C. Sp
    • Ontario
      • Thunder Bay District
    [Parisite-(Ce)] McLaughlin (1990)
        • O'Meara Township
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Platt & Wooley (1990)
    • Québec
      • Laurentides
        • Deux-Montagnes RCM
          • Oka
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Gold (1969); Gaston Pouliot (1970) Study of carbonatitic calcites from Oka, Quebec. Can Mineral 10:511-540
      • Montérégie
        • La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM
          • Mont Saint-Hilaire
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Cheang, K.K. (1977), Structure and polytypism of synchisite and parisite from Mont St. Hilaire, Quebec. M. Sc. Thesis, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.
        • Lajemmerais RCM
          • Varennes & St-Amable
            • Saint-Amable sill
    [Parisite-(Ce)] HORVÁTH, L. (2010) The minerals of the Saint-Amable sill: an update. MICRONEWS 44(4), 23-28.
      • Nord-du-Québec
    Nadeau, O., Stevenson, R. and Jébrak, M. (2014) The geology, petrology and geochemistry of the Montviel alkaline-carbonatite hosted lanthanide-Nb ore deposit, Abitibi, Canada. Abstract with Program, GAC/MAC Annual meeting 2014. 1p.
      • Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean
        • Le Fjord-du-Saguenay RCM
          • Saint-Honoré
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Fournier, A. (1993)
    [Parisite-(Ce)] FOURNIER, A. (1993) Magmat!c and hydrothermal controls of LREE mineralization of the St.-Honoré carbonatite, Québec. M.Sc. thesis, McGill University, Montreal, Canada. 95p.
    China
     
    • Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
      • Baise Prefecture
        • Jingxi Co.
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Wang, Q.F., Deng, J., Liu, X.F., Zhang, Q.Z., Sun, S.L., Jiang, C.Z., Zhou, F. (2010): Discovery of the REE minerals and its geological significance in the Quyang bauxite deposit, West Guangxi, China. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 39, 701–712.
    • Hubei Province
      • Shiyan Prefecture
        • Zhushan Co.
    Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189, 174 pp.
    • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
      • Baotou League (Baotou Prefecture)
        • Bayan Obo Mining District
          • Bayan Obo
    [Parisite-(Nd)] Zhang Peishan, Yang Zhuming, Tao Kejie, and Yang Xueming (1996): "Mineralogy and Geology of Rare Earths in China", Science Press (Beijing), 226 pp.
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Smith, M.P., Henderson, P., and Campbell, L.S. (2000): Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 64(18), 3141-1360.
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Smith, M.P., Henderson, P., and Campbell, L.S. (2000): Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 64(18), 3141-1360.
            • Dulahala
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Yang, X.M., Yang, X.Y., Zheng, Y.F., and Le Bas, M.J. (2003): Mineralogy and Petrology 78, 93-110.
      • Hohhot League (Huhehaote Prefecture)
        • Wuchuan Co.
    Fengjun Nie, Fengxiang Wang, Yu'an Zhao, Yan Sun, and Hua Chai (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(4), 730-743
      • Tongliao League (Tongliao Prefecture)
        • Jarud Banner (Zalute Co.)
          • Baerzhe complex
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Jingzhan Zhu, Guohui Zhang, Qingsong Du, and Jing He (2013): Northwestern Geology 46(4), 207-214
    • Jiangxi Province
      • Ganzhou Prefecture
        • Dayu Co.
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Guoneng Chen and Grapes, R. (2007): Granite Genesis: In-Situ Melting and Crustal Evolution. Springer Verlag, 278 pp.
    • Shaanxi Province
      • Baoji Prefecture
        • Taibai Co.
    Jingwen Mao, Yumin Qiu, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhaochong Zhang, Garwin, S., and Ren Fengshou (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 352-377; Zuoheng Zhang, Jingwen Mao, and Xiaofeng Li (2004): Mineral Deposits 23(2), 241-252
    • Shandong Province
      • Jining Prefecture
        • Weishan Co.
    Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189, 174 pp.
    • Sichuan Province
      • Liangshan Autonomous Prefecture
        • Mianning Co.
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Dawei Meng, Xiuling Wu, Tao Mu, and Douxing Li (2001): Canadian Mineralogist 39, 1713-1724.
    • Yunnan Province
      • Chuxiong Autonomous Prefecture
        • Wuding Co.
          • Luoci Cu ore field
    Yongbei Zhang, Guilan Wang, Jianfeng Nie, Chongshun Zhao, Chengyan Xu, Jiaxiang Qiu, and Hao Wang (2003): Acta Geologica Sinica 77(2).
    Colombia
     
    • Boyacá Department
      • Guavió-Guatéque Mining District
        • Mun. de Chivor
    No reference listed
      • Vasquez-Yacopí Mining District
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 284; NJMM (1992), 258; Lapis 12 (1994), 8
    Emeralds of the World English extraLapis Vol. 2 2002 pp36-45
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Am Min 85:251-258
    Czech Republic
     
    • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
      • South Moravia Region
        • Moravský Krumlov
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Filip, J., Houzar, S., Sulovský, P.: Allanit a produkty jeho přeměny z pegmatitu a ze skarnu u Rešic, západní Morava. Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae geologicae, 2002, roč. 87, s. 87 - 101.
    Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
     
    • Kivu
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Nasraoui, M., Toulkeridis, T., Clauer, N., & Bilal, E. (2000). Differentiated hydrothermal and meteoric alterations of the Lueshe carbonatite complex (Democratic Republic of Congo) identified by a REE study combined with a sequential acid-leaching experiment. Chemical Geology, 165(1), 109-132.
    Finland
     
    • Lapland Region
      • Rovaniemi
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Al Ani, Thair and Sarapää, Olli 2011. Petrographic and mineralogical study of Vanttaus appinitic diorite, Northern Finland. GTK:n arkistoraportti, Northern Finland Office 59/2011
    • Northern Finland Region
      • Pyhäntä
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Al Ani Thair and Torppa Akseli 2011. REE-Nb mineralogy in Katajakangas and Lamujärvi alkaline rocks, Central Finland
    • Southern Finland Region
      • Nummi-Pusula
        • Palmottu Lake
    Pérez del Villar, L. et al. 1997.. Structural, lithological and mineralogical analyses of Borehole R-385 (386) from the Palmottu site. Geologian Tutkimuskeskus arkistoraportti 50/97/05.
    France
     
    • Midi-Pyrénées
      • Ariège
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Patrice Queneau Collection
        • Luzenac
    [Parisite-(Ce)] [Le Cahier des Micromonteurs 1990, 4, p.3,8-12]
    • Rhône-Alpes
      • Savoie
        • Tarentaise valley
          • Ruitor massif
            • Sainte-Foy
    De Ascencao Guedes R. et al. (2003), Découverte de kainosite-(Y) au glacier de l'Invernet, Sainte-Foy, Haute-Tarentaise, Savoie, Le Règne Minéral, n°54, pp: 11-17
    Germany
     
    • Bavaria
      • Franconia
        • Fichtelgebirge
          • Weißenstadt
            • Großer Waldstein
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
      • Lower Bavaria
        • Bavarian Forest
          • Waldkirchen
            • Röhrnbach
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Habel, M. (2011): Neufunde aus dem östlichen Bayerischen Wald (VIII). Mineralien Welt. 22 (1),80-87
    • Saxony-Anhalt
      • Harz
        • Wernigerode
          • Hasserode
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Haack, U., Schnorrer-Koehler, G. & Lueders, V. (1987): Seltenerd-Minerale aus hydrothermalen Gängen des Harzes. Chemie der Erde 47, 41-45 (in German).
    • Saxony
      • Oberlausitz
        • Görlitz
          • Thiemendorf
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Witzke, T. & Giesler, T. (2013): Eine Seltenerd- und Niob-Tantal-Mineralisation aus dem Königshainer Granit in der Lausitz, Sachsen.- Mineralien-Welt 24(1), 36-45
    Greece
     
    • Aegean Islands Department (Aiyaíon)
      • Sámos Prefecture
        • Sámos Island
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Theye, T.; Hatert, F.; Ockenga, E.; Bertoldi, C.; Lathe, C. (2010): Gramaccioliite-(Y): paragenesis chemistry, and structure in a new occurrence, Samos Island, Greece. European Journal of Mineralogy, 22, 443-452.
    Greenland
     
    • Kujalleq
      • Narsaq
        • Igaliku (Igaliko)
          • Narsaarsuk Plateau
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Lapis 19(12), 9 (1994)
        • Narsarsuaq (Narssarssuaq)
          • Qôroq Firth
    Coulson, I. M. (2003). Evolution of the North Qôroq centre nepheline syenites, South Greenland: alkali-mafic silicates and the role of metasomatism. Mineralogical Magazine, 67(5), 873-892.; Coulson, I. M., & Chambers, A. D. (1996). Patterns of zonation in rare-earth-bearing minerals in nepheline syenites of the North Qôroq center, South Greenland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 34(6), 1163-1178.
    Italy
     
    • Piedmont
      • Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province
        • Formazza Valley
          • Formazza
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007): Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
        • Mergozzo
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 284.
        • Ossola Valley
          • Crevoladossola
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Lapis, 20 (10), 15-23+86.
    • Trentino-Alto Adige
      • Trento Province
        • Fiemme Valley
          • Predazzo
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Vecchi, F., Rocchetti, I. & Gentile, P. (2013): Die Mineralien des Granits von Predazzo, Provinz Trient, Italien. Mineralien-Welt, 24(6), 98-117 (in German).
    Kenya
     
    • Nyanza Province
    Mineralogical Magazine August 2000 v. 64 no. 4 p. 663-673
    Madagascar
     
    • Antsiranana Province
      • Diana Region (Northern Region)
        • Ambanja District
          • Ampasindava Peninsula
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Estrade, G., et al.: REE and HFSE mineralization in peralkaline granites of the Ambohimirahavavy alkaline complex, Ampasindava peninsula, Madagascar. J. Afr. Earth Sci. (2013), (article in press)
    • Fianarantsoa Province
      • Amoron'i Mania Region
        • Ambatofinandrahana District
          • Imorona valley
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 284.
    Malawi
     
    • Phalombe District
    Ngwenya, BT. (1994), Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta: 58(9): 2061-2072.
    • Zomba District
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Cairncross, B., Messner, K & Farquharson, E. (1999): Die Pegmatite des Mount Malosa bei Zomba, Malawi. LAPIS 24 (4), 22-32; American Mineralogist, Volume 94, pages 1216–1222, 2009; Guastoni, A., Kondo, D. & Nestola, F. (2010): Bastnäsite-(Ce) and Parisite-(Ce) from Mt. Malosa, Malawi. Gems & Gemology 46, 42-46. ; Guastoni, A., & Pezzotta, F. (2007). REE-mineral phases replacing helvite, niobian-rutile, bastnäsite-(Ce) from alkaline pegmatites of Mount Malosa, Zomba District, Malawi. Granitic Pegmatites: the State of the Art. Memorias, 8, 42-43.
    Mexico
     
    • Sonora
      • Mun. de Cananea
        • Cananea
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Tony Nikischer
    Mongolia
     
    • Dornogovi Aimag
      • Hövsgöl
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Pavel M. Kartashov data
    Morocco
     
    • Meknès-Tafilalet Region
      • Khénifra Province
        • Tamazeght Mountain Range
    Economic Geology May 2000 v. 95 no. 3 p. 559-576
    Namibia
     
    • Khomas Region
      • Windhoek District
        • Aris
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2012), Germano Fretti specimen
    • Kunene Region
      • Khorixas District
    Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
    Norway
     
    • Akershus
      • Asker
    Raade, G. (1969): Contribution to the Mineralogy of Norway, No 40. Cavity minerals from the permian biotite granite at Nedre Eiker Church. Norsk Geologisk Tidskrift 49, 227-239
      • Nittedal
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Berg, H. J.(1994): Bjønndalen Bruk. STEIN 21 (3), 205-216
    • Buskerud
    Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68,p 100.
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Bancroft, P., Nordrum, F.S. & Lyckberg, P.(2001): Kongsberg revisited. Mineralogical Record 32: 181-205
    • Nordland
      • Fauske
        • Sulitjelma
          • Sulitjelma Cu Mines
    Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68 p. 100 + Nordrum, F.S. (2004): Mineralene i Sulitjelma kobbergruver, Fauske. STEIN 31 (3): 3-25
      • Tysfjord
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Vogt, Th. (1922): Über Thalenit von Hundholmen im nördlichen Norwegen. in Brøgger, W.C, Vogt, Th. & Schetelig, J. (1922): Die Mineralien der südnorwegischen Granitpegmatitgänge. II. Silikate der seltenen Erde. Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter. I.Mat-Naturv. Klasse 1922. 11, 19-47 + plates VII-IX.; Husdal, T. (2011): Tysfjordgranittens pegmatitter. Stein. 38 (4): 4-35
    • Oppland
      • Lunner
        • Øståsen
          • Surka
    [Parisite-(Ce)] L. O. Kvamsdal (1998): Mineralene fra Nordmarkitt og Grefsensyenitt i Oslofeltet. AS Merkur-Trykk, Oslo(in Norwegian).
    • Østfold
      • Råde
    Brøgger, W.C. (1906): Die Mineralien der Südnorwegischen Granitpegmatitgänge, I. Niobate, tantalate, titanate und titanoniobate. Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter. I.Mat-Naturv. Klasse 1906, 6. p. 10
    • Sogn og Fjordane
      • Luster
        • Berdalen
          • Hurrungane
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Selbekk, R.S., Spurgin, S. and Lundmark, M. (2006): Beryll-allanitt-(Ce) pegmatittene i Berdalen, Hurrungane. Stein, 33 (1): 28-31
      • Vågsøy
        • Måløy
          • Almenningen
    Garmo, T. T. (1998): Tunnellrapport frå Almenningen, Sogn og Fjordane. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 14: 50-54
    • Svalbard
      • Spitsbergen
        • Hornsund fjord
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Pršek, J., Majka, J., Uher, P. & Chudík, P. (2010): Niobium-tantalum minerals in the Skoddefjellet NYF granitic pegmatite, Svalbard Archipelago, Norway: Primary versus secondary assemblage. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen 187, 235-248
    • Telemark
      • Kragerø
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 100.
      • Nome
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 100.
    [Parisite-(Nd)] Andersen, T. (1986) Compositional variation of some rare earth minerals from the Fen complex (Telemark, SE Norway): implications for the mobility of rare earths in a carbonatite system. Mineralogical Magazine: 50: 503-509.
          • Søve Mines
    Andersen, T. (1986): Compositional variation of some rare earth minerals from the Fen complex (Telemark, SE Norway): implications for the mobility of rare earths in a carbonatite system. Mineralogical Magazine. 50: 503-509
      • Porsgrunn
        • Langangen
          • Rønningen (Skredderrønningen)
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Burvald, Ingulv (1993): To forekomster av nefelin-syenitt-pegmatitt i Telemark. STEIN 20 (3), 176-179; Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 pp
        • Langesundsfjorden
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 pp
        • Mørje
          • Sagåsen
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Andersen, F.,Berge, S.A. & Burvald, I. (1996): Die Mineralien des Langesundsfjords und des umgebenden Larvikit-Gebietes, Oslo-Region, Norwegen. MineralienWelt 7(4):21-100
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Larsen, A.O., Åsheim, A. and Gault, R. A. (2005): Minerals of the eudialyte group from the Sagåsen larvikite quarry, Porsgrunn, Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrifter 30: 58-62
    • Vestfold
      • Holmestrand
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Raade (1969b, p. 237); Larsen, A. O. (1994): Drusemineraler fra Solumsåsen pukkverk, Holmestrand. STEIN 21 (2), 136-141
      • Horten
        • Skoppum
    [Parisite-(Ce)] P. Andresen, collected August 2004.
      • Larvik
        • Langesundsfjorden
          • Lille Arøya (Midtre Arøy; Øvre Arøy; Övre-Arö)
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Brøgger, W.C. (1890): Die Mineralien der Syenitpegmatitgänge der südnorwegischen Augit-und Nephelinsyenite. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie und Mineralogie 16, pp. 650-654; Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 p (p.185)
          • Vesle Arøya
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 p
        • Tvedalen
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 p
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Engvoldsen,T.,Andersen, F.,Berge, S.A. & Burvald, I. (1991): Pegmatittmineraler fra Larvik ringkompleks. STEIN 18(1),15-71
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 pp
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 pp
    [Parisite-(Ce)]
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Kamphaug, E. (1987): Wikmanitt (sic!) fra Vevja-bruddet i Tvedalen. NAGS-nytt 14 (4),27. ; Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 pp
      • Sande
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Hermann Fylling
      • Sandefjord
        • Råstad
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 pp
        • Vesterøya
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Engvoldsen,T.,Andersen, F.,Berge, S.A. & Burvald, I. (1991): Pegmatittmineraler fra Larvik ringkompleks. STEIN 18(1),15-71;Berge, S.A., Larsen, K.E. & Andersen, F. (2011): Buer, Vesterøya, Sandefjord- en typelokalitet for et nytt mineral. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 46: 49-56
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Berge, S. A. (2013):Mineralene i Husebyyåsen feltspatbrudd, Vesterøya, Sandefjord. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrifter. 50, 93-99
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 pp
      • Tjøme
        • Færder
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 pp
        • Hvasser
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 pp
    Pakistan
     
    • Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA)
      • Khyber Agency
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Reiner Mielke
    Jasun McAvoy collection
      • Mohmand Agency
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Herb Obodda
    • Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (North-West Frontier Province)
      • Peshawar
        • Hameed Abad Kafoor Dheri
    [Parisite-(Ce)] The Mineralogical Record, Volume 35 Number 3, p. 212
    Romania
     
    • Harghita Co.
      • Ditrău (Ditró)
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Szakáll, S. & Kristály, F., Eds. (2010): Mineralogy of Székelyland, Eastern Transylvania, Romania. Csík County Nature and Conservation Society, Miercurea-Ciuc, Romania, 321 pp.
    Russia
     
    • Eastern-Siberian Region
      • Krasnoyarsk Territory (Krasnoyarsk Kray; Krasnoyarskii Krai)
        • Enisei Range (Yenisei Ridge; Enisei Ridge)
    Seltmann, R., Soloviev, S., Shatov, V., Pirajno, F., Naumov, E., & Cherkasov, S. (2010). Metallogeny of Siberia: tectonic, geologic and metallogenic settings of selected significant deposits*. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 57(6), 655-706
      • Prebaikalia (Pribaikal'e)
        • Irkutskaya Oblast'
    Seltmann, R., Soloviev, S., Shatov, V., Pirajno, F., Naumov, E., & Cherkasov, S. (2010). Metallogeny of Siberia: tectonic, geologic and metallogenic settings of selected significant deposits*. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 57(6), 655-706
      • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
      • Transbaikalia (Zabaykalye)
        • Buriatia Republic (Buryatia)
          • Ulan-Ude
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Bulnaev, K.B., and Karmanov, N.S. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(7), 614-618.
        • Chitinskaya Oblast'
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Victor V. Sharygin analytycal data (2012)
      • Tuva Republic
        • Sayan Mts
          • Eastern Sayan
    [Parisite-(Ce)] P.M. Kartashov data
        • Tannu-Ola Range
    Nikiforov, A.V., Bolonin, A.V., Pokrovsky, B.G., Sugorakova, A.M., Chugaev, A.V., and Lykhin, D.A. (2006): Geology of Ore Deposits 48(4), 256-276.
    Nikiforov, A.V., Bolonin, A.V., Pokrovsky, B.G., Sugorakova, A.M., Chugaev, A.V., and Lykhin, D.A. (2006): Geology of Ore Deposits 48(4), 256-276.
    • Northern Region
      • Murmanskaja Oblast'
        • Kola Peninsula
    [Parisite-(Ce)] www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/khib.htm
    • Western-Siberian Region
      • Prepolar Ural
        • Tyumenskaya Oblast'
          • Khanty-Mansi Okrug (Khanty Mansiysk)
            • Saranpaul
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Burlakov, J. V. (1995): Dodo: Alpine Klüfte im Polar-Ural. Lapis. 20 (3), 13-26, 35
    Slovakia
     
    • Banská Bystrica Region
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Ďuďa R.,Kotuľak P., Káňa R., 1993: Bergbau und Mineralien von Banská Štiavnica (Schemnitz), Slowakei. Emser Hefte, 14, 3, 1-70, Haltern
      • Rimavská Sobota Co.
        • Tisovec
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Ondrejka M., Uher P., Pršek J., Ozdín D., Putiš M., 2005: Arsenian monazite-Ce and REE arsenates and carbonates: Composition and substitution in the REEPO4 – REEAsO4 system. Example from Tisovec – Rejkovo thyolite (Western Carpathians, Slovakia). Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol.7, 04857.
    South Africa
     
    • Limpopo Province
      • Bushveld Complex
        • Waterberg District
          • Mokopane (Potgietersrus)
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Minerals of South Africa
    Minerals of South Africa
    • North West Province
      • Western Bushveld Complex
        • Rustenburg District
    [Parisite-(Ce)] VERWOERD, W.J. (1986) Mineral deposits associated with carbonatites and alkaline rocks. In: Mineral deposits of Southern Africa. Vol. II. 2173-2191. Edited by: Annhaeusser and Maske. Geological Society of South Africa.
    South Korea
     
    • Chungcheongbukdo (Chungchong-pukto)
      • Chungju (Chung Won Kum; Chung-ju)
        • Joongwon-gun
          • Mt. Eorae
    [Parisite-(Ce)] P.M. Kartashov data
    Spain
     
    • Galicia
      • Pontevedra
        • Porriño
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Calvo, M. (2012): Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. V, Carbonatos y Nitratos. Boratos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid - Fundación Gómez Pardo. 711 pp
    Sweden
     
    • Västmanland
      • Norberg
        • Röberg ore field
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
    Switzerland
     
    • Wallis (Valais)
      • Binn Valley
        • Albrunhorn - Turbhorn area
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 298.
        • Kriegalp Valley (Chriegalp Valley)
    [Parisite-(Ce)] van der Burgt, A. & Cuchet, S. (2005): Neu: Gadolinit, Aeschynit und Synchisit vom Fleschsee, Binntal (Schweiz). Lapis 30 (4), 19-27, 50. (in German)
      • Martigny
        • Mont Chemin
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 298.
    Ukraine
     
    • Dnipropetrovs'k Oblast' (Dnepropetrovsk Oblast')
      • Ukrainian Shield
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Pavel M. Kartashov data
    [Parisite-(Ce)] L. N. Kogarko, V. A. Konova, M. P. Orlova, A. R. Woolley (1995) Ukraine in Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World pp 49-58
    • Zhytomyr Oblast' (Zhitomir Oblast')
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
    USA
     
    • Alaska
      • Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Borough
        • Ketchikan District
          • Prince of Wales Island
            • Bokan Mountain
    U.S. Geological Survey, 2008, Alaska Resource Data File (ARDF): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1225.
    U.S. Geological Survey, 2008, Alaska Resource Data File (ARDF): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1225.
    USGS Open File report 2010-5220
    • Arizona
      • Mohave Co.
        • Gold Basin-Lost Basin District
    Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 322; Blacet, P.M. (1969), Gold placer and lode deposits, Gold Basin-Lost Basin, AZ, USGS PP 600-A: A1-A2.
    • Arkansas
      • Pulaski Co.
        • Little Rock
    Rocks and Minerals, (1988) 63:104-125
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Rocks and Minerals, (2000) 75:250-252
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Rocks and Minerals, (2000) 75:250-252
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Rocks and Minerals, (2000) 75:250-252
    • California
      • San Bernardino Co.
        • Ivanpah District (Copper World District)
          • Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range)
            • Clark Mountain Sub-District
              • Mountain Pass
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Olson, Jerry Chipman, Shawe, D.R., Pray, L.C., Sharpe, W.N., and Hewlett, D.F. (1954), Geology of the rare-earth deposits of the Mountain Pass district, San Bernardino County California, USGS 261 pp.: ; Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division of Mines (Report 49): 49(1-2): 125; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 183, 212, 221, 222; Haxel, G. (2005) Ultrapotassic rocks, carbonatite and rare earth element deposit, Mountain Pass, southern California. In: Geology and Mineral Resources of the Mojava National Preserve, southern California. USGS Bulletin 2160.
    • Colorado
      • Douglas Co.
        • Devils Head Pegmatite District
    Meeves, H., et al (1966), Reconnaissance of beryllium-bearing pegmatite deposits in six western states, US Bur. Mines Info. Circ. 8298: 25 (Table A-1).
      • Gunnison Co.
        • White Earth District (Powderhorn District)
    [Parisite-(Ce)] "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", p. 17, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
    U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Idaho
      • Elmore Co.
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
    • Massachusetts
      • Norfolk Co.
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Palache, C. and Warren, C. H. (1911): The Chemical Composition and Crystallization of Parisite and a New Occurrence of It in the Granite-Pegmatites at Quincy, Mass., U. S. A.; with Notes on Microcline, Riebeckite, Aegirite, Ilmenite, Octahedrite, Fluorite, and Wulfenite from the Same Locality. (Amer. Jour. Sci. 4th Series, 31:533-557)
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 284.
    • Missouri
      • Washington Co.
        • Sullivan
    R&M 73:2 pp 98-117
    • Montana
      • Meagher Co.
    Chakhmouradian, A. R. & Mitchell, R. H. (2002): The mineralogy of Ba- and Zr-rich alkaline pegmatites from Gordon Butte, Crazy Mountains (Montana, USA): comparisons between potassic and sodic agpaitic pegmatites. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 143, 93-114.
      • Mineral Co.
        • Alberton
          • Fish Creek
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Econ Geol (2004) 99:1727-1744; Econ Geol (1985) 80:394-409; Lasmanis, R. (1977): The Snowbird mine, Montana's Parisite locality. Mineralogical Record, 8 (2) :83-86.
      • Ravalli Co.
        • Eight Mile District
    Collection of NHM, Vienna
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 284.
    • Nebraska
      • Johnson Co.
        • Elk Creek
    USGS Open File report 2010-5220
    • New Hampshire
      • Carroll Co.
        • Conway
          • Redstone
    Caruso, Louis; Simmons, Gene (1985). Uranium and microcracks in a 1,000-meter core, Redstone, New Hampshire (Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, Volume 90, Issue 1, pp.1-17)
        • Wakefield
    Rocks & Min. 80:256 (2005)
    • New Mexico
      • Lincoln Co.
    NMBMGMR Open-file Report - 532
    • New York
      • Essex Co.
    USGS Open File report 2010-5220
    • Rhode Island
      • Providence Co.
        • Cumberland
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Bjareby, Gunnar (1964): Letter quoted in Yedlin, Neal: The Micromounter (Rocks and Minerals 40:266-267, April 1965); Miller, C. E. (1971) Rhode Island Minerals and their Localities, O. D. Hermes, Ed., University of Rhode Island, Kingston; Rocks & Minerals (1986) 61:264-275
    • Virginia
      • Augusta Co.
        • Parnassus
    [Parisite-(Ce)] http://csmres.jmu.edu/geollab/baedke/dept/abs2002.pdf.
      • Rockbridge Co.
    Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
        • Northern Section-Blue Ridge Province
          • Montebello
    Rocks&Min. 47:596 (1972)
    • Washington
      • Okanogan Co.
        • Golden Horn Batholith
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Micro Probe Volume VI Number 8
    • Wisconsin
      • Marathon Co.
        • Rib Mountain
    [MinRec 12:95]; Rocks and Minerals, (1987) 62:188-195
        • Wausau pluton
    Rocks & Min.: 62: 188.
    Vietnam
     
    • Lai Chau Province
      • Phong Tho District
        • Mt Fansipan
    [Parisite-(Ce)] Feldman l.G., Sarkisyan S.Sh., Boriskin V.P., Purusova S.P., Nguen Van Hoai, Chin Suan Ben (1987) Crystalline beckelite from Nam Se deposit (Northern Vietnam), - Mineralogicheskiy Zhurnal, v.9, N1, pp. 78-86 (in Rus.)
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