Xenolith no. 7, Lakargi Mt., Upper Chegem volcanic caldera (Verkhnechegemskaya caldera), Baksan Valley, Kabardino-Balkarian Republic, Northern Caucasus Region, Russia
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||43° 12' North , 43° 6' East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~0km|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||, гора Лакарги|
slope of Mt. Vorlan about 1 km to the northwest of xenolith 1. It is a skarned carbonate-silicate xenolith more than 5 m
12 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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Galuskina, I.O., Krüger, B., Galuskin, E.V. ,Armbruster, T., Gazeev, V.M., Włodyka, R., Dulski, M. & Dzierżanowski, P. (2015): Fluorchegemite, Ca7(SiO4)3F2, a new mineral from the edgrewitebearing endoskarn zone of an altered xenolith in ignimbrites from Upper Chegem Caldera, Northern Caucasus, Kabardina-balkaria, Russia; Occurrence, crystal structure, and new data on the mineral assemblages. Canadian Mineralogist. 53, 325-344.