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Nanro Pegmatite (Nacuissupa Pegmatite; Naquissupa Pegmatite), Alto Ligonha District, Zambezia Province, Mozambiquei
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Nanro Pegmatite (Nacuissupa Pegmatite; Naquissupa Pegmatite)Pegmatite
Alto Ligonha DistrictDistrict
Zambezia ProvinceProvince
MozambiqueCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
15° 47' South , 38° 16' East
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Granite pegmatite

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Cilek, Vaclav, 1989, Industrial Minerals of Mozambique.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Cilek, Vaclav, 1989, Industrial Minerals of Mozambique.
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Reference: Cilek, Vaclav, 1989, Industrial Minerals of Mozambique.
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Geotrade Bohemia
'Indicolite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Geotrade Bohemia
Ixiolite
Formula: (Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Reference: v. Knorring, O. V., Sahama, Th.G. (1969): Scandian ixiolite from Mozambique and Madagascar. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Finland. 41: 75-77
Ixiolite var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring) (FRL)
Formula: (Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
Type Locality:
Reference: v. Knorring, O. V., Sahama, Th.G. (1969): Scandian ixiolite from Mozambique and Madagascar. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Finland. 41: 75-77
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Cilek, Vaclav, 1989, Industrial Minerals of Mozambique.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Cilek, Vaclav, 1989, Industrial Minerals of Mozambique.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Cilek, Vaclav, 1989, Industrial Minerals of Mozambique.
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Cilek, Vaclav, 1989, Industrial Minerals of Mozambique.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Geotrade Bohemia
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Geotrade Bohemia
'Tourmaline var: Verdelite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Geotrade Bohemia

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ixiolite4.DB.25(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring) (TL)4.DB.25(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Indicolite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Verdelite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Ixiolite8.1.10.1(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Indicolite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Ixiolite
var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring) (FRL)
-(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
Quartz
var: Rose Quartz
-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Verdelite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
LiLithium
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
BBoron
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B Tourmaline (var: Verdelite)A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O Ixiolite (var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring))(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Tourmaline (var: Verdelite)A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Ixiolite(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
NaSodium
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
PPhosphorus
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
ScScandium
Sc Ixiolite (var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring))(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
TiTitanium
Ti Ixiolite (var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring))(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
MnManganese
Mn Ixiolite (var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring))(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
Mn Ixiolite(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
FeIron
Fe Ixiolite (var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring))(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
NbNiobium
Nb Ixiolite (var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring))(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
Nb Ixiolite(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
TaTantalum
Ta Ixiolite (var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring))(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
Ta Ixiolite(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8

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