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Mayener Feld, Southern lava flow, Bellerberg volcano, Ettringen, Mayen, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 20' 4'' North , 7° 14' 21'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.3347222222, 7.23916666667
Name(s) in local language(s):Mayener Feld, Südlicher Lavastrom, Bellerberg Vulkan, Ettringen, Mayen, Eifel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland

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54 valid minerals. 5 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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- von Dechen, H. (1863): Geognostische Beschreibung des Laacher See´s und seiner vulkanischen Umgebung, Verhandlungen des naturhistorischen Vereins der preussischen Rheinlande und Westphalens, Verlag Max Cohen, Bonn
- Lehmann, J. (1874): Untersuchungen über die Einwirkung eines feurig-flüssigen basaltischen Magmas auf Gesteins- und Mineraleinschlüsse, Verhandlungen des naturhistorischen Vereins der preußischen Rheinlande und Westfalens, Vol. 31, Cohen Bonn, p 1-40
- Lehmann, J. (1877): Über die pyrogenen Quarze in den Laven des Niederrheins, Verhandlungen des naturhistorischen Vereins der preußischen Rheinlande und Westfalens, Vol. 34, Cohen Bonn, pp. 203-226
- Brauns, R. (1922): Die Mineralien der Niederrheinischen Vulkangebiete, Schweizerbart, Stuttgart
- Hentschel, G. (1961): Seltene Mineralneubildungen in einem Kalksteineinschluß der Lava des Ettringer Bellerberges, Fortschritte Mineralogie, Vol. 39, 345
- Hentschel, G. (1964): Mayenit, 12CaO . 7 Al2O3, und Brownmillerit, 2CaO.(Al,Fe)2O3, zwei neue Minerale in den Kalksteineinschlüssen der Lava des Ettringer Bellerberges, Neues Jahrbuch Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 22-29
- Jasmund, K., and Hentschel, G. (1964): Seltene Mineralparagenesen in den Kalksteineinschlüssen der Lava des Ettringer Bellerberges bei Mayen (Eifel). Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 10, 296-314.
- Hentschel, G. (1973): Frei gewachsene Perowskit Kristalle in den basaltischen Laven der Eifel, Der Aufschluß, Vol. 24, 373 - 377.
- Hentschel, G., Kuzel, H-J. (1976): Strätlingit, 2CaO-Al2O3-SiO2.8H2O, ein neues Mineral, N. Jb. Mineral., Mh., 326-330.
- Hentschel, G., Dent Glasser, L.S., Lee, C.K. (1983): Jasmundite. Ca22(Si04)8O4S2. a new mineral, N. Jb. Mineral., Mh., 337-342.

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