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Yates mine, Otter Lake, Pontiac RCM, Outaouais, Québec, Canada
© 2001 John H. Betts
Classification of Diopside-Hedenbergite Series
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Crystallography of Diopside-Hedenbergite Series
Other Names for Diopside-Hedenbergite Series
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References for Diopside-Hedenbergite Series
Smith, J.V. (1966) X-ray emission microanalysis of rock-forming minerals. VI: Clinopyroxenes near the diopside-hedenbergite join. Journal of Geology: 74: 463-467.
Cameron, M., S. Shigeho, C.T. Prewitt & J.J. Papike (1973), High temperature crystal chemistry of acmite, diopside, hedenbergite, jadeite, spodumene and ureyite: Am. Min.: 58: 594-618.
Internet Links for Diopside-Hedenbergite Series
Localities for Diopside-Hedenbergite Series
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.