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Petalite pegmatite, Okatjimukuju Farm 55 (Friedrichsfelde Farm), Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibiai
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Petalite pegmatitePegmatite
Okatjimukuju Farm 55 (Friedrichsfelde Farm)Farm
KaribibConstituency
Erongo RegionRegion
NamibiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
21° South , 15° East (est.)
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Margin of Error:
~1km
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3 valid minerals.

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Ferrisicklerite
Formula: Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
Reference: Keller, P. (1991) The occurrence of Li-Fe-Mn phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites of Namibia. Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia, 7, 21-35.
Heterosite
Formula: (Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Reference: Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 602 pp. (in English)
Petalite
Formula: LiAl(Si4O10)
Reference: Keller, P. (1991) The occurrence of Li-Fe-Mn phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites of Namibia. Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia, 7, 21-35.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Ferrisicklerite8.AB.10Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
Heterosite8.AB.10(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Petalite9.EF.05LiAl(Si4O10)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Ferrisicklerite38.1.4.1Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
AXO4
Heterosite38.4.1.1(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with tetrahedral Al cross-linking
Petalite72.6.1.1LiAl(Si4O10)

List of minerals for each chemical element

LiLithium
Li PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
Li FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
OOxygen
O Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
O PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
O FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
AlAluminium
Al PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
SiSilicon
Si PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
PPhosphorus
P Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
P FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
MnManganese
Mn Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
FeIron
Fe Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Fe FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4

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Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 602 pp. (in English)


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