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Madiotsifafana, Ambatondrazaka I, Ambatondrazaka, Alaotra-Mangoro, Madagascari
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MadiotsifafanaSuburban Area
Ambatondrazaka ICommune

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Name in Malagasy:Madiotsifafana, Kaominin' Ambatondrazaka I, Distrikan' Ambatondrazaka, Faritr' Alaotra-Mangoro, Madagasikara
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 17° South , 48° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~3km
Locality type:Suburban Area
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate

A locality based on a label and information by a local dealer. Madiotsifanana is a residential area in the Ambatondrazaka city. The mineral listed below may be obtained by him in this area Madiotsifanana (at the market?), but actually found in another locality in the Ambatondrazaka District.

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Toamasina Province (Tamatave), Madagascar

Province (Abolished) - 120 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: BeAl2O4
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-1669

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification


List of minerals for each chemical element

Be ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
O ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Al ChrysoberylBeAl2O4

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