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|Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.|
|Latitude & Longitude:||32° South , 56° West (est.)|
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14 valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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Localities in this Region
- ⭔Artigas Department
- ⭔Canelones Department
- Cerro de Butucaray
- ⭔Cerro Largo Department
- ⭔Colonia Department
- ⭔Durazno Department
- ⭔Flores Department
- ⭔Florida Department
- ⭔Lavalleja Department
- Lavalleja Department
- ⭔Maldonado Department
- ⭔Montevideo Department
- ⭔Paysandú Department
- ⭔Río Negro Department
- ⭔Rivera Department
- ⭔Rocha Department
- ⭔Salto Department
- San Francisco valley
- ⭔San José Department
- ⭔Soriano Department
- ⭔Tacuarembó Department
- ⭔Treinta y Tres Department
- Valentines Prospect
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Marstrander, R. (1916) The mineral resources of Uruguay. Mining Mag., v. 14.
Fulfaro, Y.J., Saad, A.R., Perinotto, J.A.J., Etoherehere, M.L.C., Verolavsky, G. (1997) Paraná Basin: Mineral Resource Potentials in Brazil, Uruguay, and Paraguay. International Geology Review: 39(8): 703-722.
Balzer, R. (2003) Rio Grande do Sul, Brasilien - Landschaften - Menschen - edle Steine. Wenzel Verlag, Marburg, 235 pp. [in German, also contains 25 pages, mainly photos, on minerals from Uruguay]
Balzer, R. (2008) Amethyst Uruguay. 304 pp. [in German and English]