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Name:Named after locality.
A variety of Opal

Greyish-brown opal.
Originally reported from Ménilmontant, Paris, Ile-de-France, France.

Classification of Menilite

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Other Names for Menilite

Liver Opal
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  • Localities for Menilite

    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.
    • Oran Province
      • Ouillis - Pont du Chelif area
    Rocks & Min.: 17:243.
    • Ile-de-France
      • Paris
    • Bavaria
      • Lower Bavaria
        • Untergriesbach
          • Kropfmühl-Untergriesbach Graphite Mining District
    S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
    • Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén Co.
      • Zemplén Mtns (Tokaj Mtns)
        • Erdőbénye
    Szakáll & Gatter: Hungarian Mineral Species, 1993
        • Gönc
        • Komlóska
    Szakáll & Jánosi: Minerals of Hungary, 1995
        • Legyesbénye
    Szakáll: Top.Min. Hun.
        • Megyaszó
        • Monok
    Szakáll: Topographia Mineralogica Hungariae III.
        • Tállya
    • Heves Co.
      • Mátra Mtns
        • Gyöngyössolymos
    T Ungvári collection
    Geoda, 2003
    Szakáll-Jánosi: Minerals of Hungary
        • Kisnána
    Szakáll-Gatter-Szendrei: Mineral Species of Hungary, 2006
    • Pest Co.
      • Szentendre
    Szakáll: 100 Hungarian Mineral Locality, 2004
    • Honshu Island
      • Chubu Region
        • Ishikawa Prefecture
    Hiroaki Tano specimens
    Hiroaki Tano's specimen, and it's known in the Noto Area for many years
    • Podkarpackie
      • Błażowa
    Personally collected by Zając Piotr in 2013
    • Andalusia
      • Granada
        • Galera
    FMF Forum
    • Castile-La Mancha
      • Albacete
    Juan Miguel Casanova Honrubia information
        • Hellín
    found by Frank de Wit 2008
    MTI Mineralogía Topográfica Ibérica, 2009
    • Catalonia
      • Girona (Gerona)
        • La Selva
          • Caldes de Malavella
    Joaquim Mollfulleda, Minerales, Omega, 1996
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