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Mangualde, Viseu District, Portugal

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Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 36' North , 7° 46' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.60000,-7.76667
Other regions containing this locality:Iberian Peninsula
Neighbouring regions:
Name(s) in local language(s):Mangualde, Distrito de Viseu, Portugal


Municipality of Viseu district.

Mangualde pegmatite district.

Registered mining concessions (up to 1962:
No. 1275 Quinta da Boa Vista (U), Abrunhosa-a-Velha parish, registered on 20-12-1922
No. 1053 Pinhal do Soto (U), Chãs de Tavares parish, registered on 26-07-1921
No. 2903 Seixinho (Be), Cunha Alta parish, registered on 01-03-1954
No. 1276 Pedrouços (U), Fornos de Maceira Dão parish, registered on 20-12-1922
No. 1927 Cubos (Be-Li), Mangualde parish, registered on 30-04-1936
No. 1890 Chão do Castanheiro (Be-W-Sn-Ta-Li), Mesquitela parish, registered on 14-05-1935
No. 2734 Porto (Sn), Quintela de Azurara parish, registered on 15-05-1951


Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Albite

var: Cleavelandite

Alluaudite

Almandine

Anatase

Andradite

Anglesite

'Apatite'

Arrojadite-(KFe)

Arsenopyrite

Autunite

Barbosalite

Beraunite

Bermanite

Bertrandite

Beryl

var: Aquamarine

var: Goshenite

'Biotite'

'var: Heterophyllite'

Brochantite

Cacoxenite

Cassiterite

Cerussite

Chalcopyrite

Chernikovite

'Chlorite Group'

Copper

Covellite

Cubanite

Cyrilovite

Dewindtite

Dufrénite

Dumontite

Eleonorite

Euclase

Fairfieldite

'Feldspar Group'

Fluorapatite

Fluorite

Frondelite

Galena

Goethite

'Gummite'

Hagendorfite

Heterosite

Hureaulite

Isokite

Jahnsite-(CaMnMn) (TL)

'Jahnsite Group'

Kaolinite

Kasolite

Kesterite

'K Feldspar'

Kintoreite

Kryzhanovskite

Langite

Laueite

'Lepidolite'

Leucophosphite

Linarite

Lipscombite

Lithiophilite

Malachite

Mawsonite

Meta-autunite

Metaswitzerite

Metatorbernite

'Mica Group'

Microcline

Mitridatite

Molybdenite

Montmorillonite

Muscovite

Opal

var: Opal-AN

Orthoclase

Parsonsite

Pharmacosiderite

Phosphoferrite

Phosphosiderite

Phosphuranylite

Plumbogummite

Pseudolaueite

Purpurite

Pyrite

Pyromorphite

Pyrosmalite-(Fe)

Quartz

var: Amethyst

var: Chalcedony

var: Rose Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz

Reddingite

Rittmannite (TL)

Robertsite

Rockbridgeite

Sabugalite

Saléeite

Schorl

Scorodite

Segelerite

Sicklerite

Spessartine

var: Brandãosite

Sphalerite

Stannite

Stannoidite

Stewartite

Strengite

Strunzite

Switzerite

Tavorite

Torbernite

'Tourmaline'

Triphylite

Triplite

Uraninite

var: Pitchblende

Uranocircite

Uranophane

Variscite

Vivianite

Zodacite (TL)


102 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Permian - Carboniferous
252.17 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 1378912
Carboniferous-Permian plutonic rocks

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 358.9 Ma)

Comments: Deep-seated to high-level intrusions are included. Many charnockites, anorthosites, and large ophiolites, classified as plutons, are distinguished in the database using the SIGNIF item. Ophiolites were classified as plutons, even where remnants may be extrusive and/or sedimentary.

Lithology: Plutonic rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


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References

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- Gramaccioli, C.M. (1981): Mangualde. Lapis, 6 (7-8), 27-30; 72.
- Bertelli L., Bottoni G., De Michele V., Orlandi P. (1982): I fosfati della Pegmatite di Mangualde (Portogallo). Riv. Mineral. Italiana, 3, 67-82.
- Marzoni Fecia di Cossato Y. & Orlandi P. (1986): Nuovi dati sui fosfati di Mangualde (Portogallo). Rend. Soc. It. Min. Petr., 42, 263-270.
- Marzoni Fecia di Cossato Y., Orlandi P., Pasero M. (1989): Manganese-bearing beraunite from Mangualde, Portugal: mineral data and structure refinement. Canadian Mineralogist, 27, 441-446.

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