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Dornelas, Boticas, Vila Real, Portugali
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Name(s) in local language(s):Dornelas, Boticas, Distrito de Vila Real, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 38' 22'' North , 7° 50' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.63944,-7.84222
GeoHash:G#: ez6kvs1rq
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate

Parish of Boticas municipality.

Registered mining concessions (up to 1962):
No. 3174 Mangarela (Sn), registered on 24-10-1957
2610 Souto do Salto (Sn), 05-05-1950
2611 Cascalheira (Sn), 05-05-1950
2607 Souto dos Barrocos (Sn), 04-05-1950
2608 Encosta do Marco (Sn), 04-05-1950
2609 Pedra do Sabroso (Sn), 04-05-1950
2541 Corga do Songanhal (Sn), 09-03-1950
2521 Fraga da Feixa (Sn), 20-02-1950
2522 Lomba da Cerdeira (Sn), 20-02-1950
2523 Encosta do Telefre de Ferro (Sn), 20-02-1950
2517 Embacorim (Sn), 18-02-1950
2518 Corga da Fonte Fria (Sn), 18-02-1950
2519 Encosta dos Colados (Sn), 18-02-1950
2520 Barrondas (Sn), 18-02-1950
2516 Corga dos Engraçalhos (Sn), 16-02-1950
2509 Aguilhadas no. 2 (Sn), 13-02-1950
2504 Souto da Serra (Sn), 11-02-1950
2505 Mejanca (Sn), 11-02-1950
2506 Aguilhadas no. 1 (Sn), 11-02-1950
2507 Medelo (Sn), 11-02-1950
2508 Muros (Sn), 11-02-1950
2501 Vale de Vila (Sn), 09-02-1950
2502 Corga da Pinha (Sn), 09-02-1950
2503 Castanheira (Sn), 09-02-1950
2500 Costa de Traz da Barreira (Sn), 08-02-1950
2499 Vale de Mió (Sn), 07-02-1950
2078 Corga da Oreta (Sn), 25-03-1944
2079 Corga Grande (Sn), 25-03-1944
2080 Lomba do Marco (Sn), 25-03-1944
2077 Ervedosa (Sn), 24-03-1944
2053 Retorta (Sn-W), 18-12-1942
1710 Cachada (Sn), 18-11-1929
1711 Felgueiras (Sn), 18-11-1929
1712 Fragas da Silha (Sn), 18-11-1929
1713 Marmieirães (Sn), 18-11-1929
1714 Lameira de Melcas (Sn), 18-11-1929
1715 Souto da Chã (Sn), 18-11-1929
1695 Cascalheira no. 2 (Sn), 16-11-1929
1696 Melêdo (Sn), 16-11-1929

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4 valid minerals.

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Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
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'Feldspar Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

O CassiteriteSnO2
O QuartzSiO2
O Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
Mn Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Nb Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Ta Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6

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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Early Devonian - Silurian
393.3 - 443.8 Ma

ID: 3147566
Silurian phyllite

Age: Paleozoic (393.3 - 443.8 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{phyllite}, Minor{quartzite,greenschist,meta-sediment group}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

443.8 - 485.4 Ma

ID: 3185519
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Comments: Cantabrian Orogen

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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