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Beramy, Amborompotsy Commune, Ambatofinandrahana, Amoron'i Mania, Madagascari
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Amoron'i ManiaRegion

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
20° South , 46° East (est.)
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Other Languages:
Beramy, Kaominin' Amborompotsy, Distrikan' Ambatofinandrahana, Faritra Amoron'i Mania, Madagasikara

Locality known for especially large leaves of clinochlore. Situated W of Midongy de l'Ouest (Midongy West)

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Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Fianarantsoa Province, MadagascarProvince

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la mineralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, p 25
Clinochlore var: Leuchtenbergite
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la mineralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, p 25

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
var: Leuchtenbergite9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Leuchtenbergite-Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8

List of minerals for each chemical element

H Clinochlore (var: Leuchtenbergite)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Clinochlore (var: Leuchtenbergite)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg Clinochlore (var: Leuchtenbergite)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Clinochlore (var: Leuchtenbergite)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Clinochlore (var: Leuchtenbergite)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8


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Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la mineralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, p 25

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