Mamões pegmatite, Equador, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||6° 55' 4'' South , 36° 43' 26'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-6.918, -36.724|
|Other regions containing this locality:||South America|
A Li-Be-bearing pegmatite dated at 514.5 ± 1.2 Ma.
- 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: 876.
- Baumgartner, R., Romer, R.L., Moritz, R., Sallet, R., and Chiaradia, M. (2006) Columbite-tantalite-bearing granitic pegmatites from the Seridó belt, northeastern Brazil: Genetic constraints from U=Pb dating and Pb isotopes. Canadian Mineralogist: 44: 69-86.
- Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Nb–Ta–(Ti–Sn) oxide mineral chemistry as tracer of rare element granitic pegmatite fractionation in the Borborema Province, Northeastern Brazil. Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
5 valid minerals.
Rock Types RecordedEntries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
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