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Caiçara pegmatite, Picuí, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazili
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Caiçara pegmatitePegmatite
Picuí- not defined -
Borborema mineral provinceProvince
ParaíbaState
BrazilCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
6° South , 36° West (est.)
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Margin of Error:
~1km
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7 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Bismutotantalite
Formula: Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Nb2O6
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Tantalite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Ta2O6
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.; Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Tapiolite-(Fe)
Formula: (Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Bismutotantalite4.DE.30Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Columbite-(Mn)4.DB.35Mn2+Nb2O6
Gahnite4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
'Microlite Group'4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Tantalite-(Mn)4.DB.35Mn2+Ta2O6
Tapiolite-(Fe)4.DB.10(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Gahnite7.2.1.4ZnAl2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Bismutotantalite8.1.6.3Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Microlite Group'8.2.2.1A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
AB2O6
Columbite-(Mn)8.3.2.4Mn2+Nb2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)8.3.2.3Mn2+Ta2O6
Tapiolite-(Fe)8.3.1.1(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)

List of minerals for each chemical element

BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
OOxygen
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4
O Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Columbite-(Mn)Mn2+Nb2O6
O GahniteZnAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al GahniteZnAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
MnManganese
Mn Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6
Mn Columbite-(Mn)Mn2+Nb2O6
FeIron
Fe Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
ZnZinc
Zn GahniteZnAl2O4
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Mn)Mn2+Nb2O6
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
TaTantalum
Ta Microlite GroupA2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Ta BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4
Ta Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Ta Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6
BiBismuth
Bi BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4

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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.


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