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Cassagnes, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, Francei
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Cassagnes- not defined -
Pyrénées-OrientalesDepartment
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Cassagnes218 (2016)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Languedoc-Roussillon


"(Coming from Latour-de-France). West of Perpignan on the N116 until l'Ile-de-Têt. Take the D21 to the right, then the D17. Biotite, cordierite, and quartz in the granitic outcrops." [Belot, 1978]

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5 valid minerals.

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'Biotite'
Reference: Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Guitard, G. (2010): Catalogue raisonné de la collection de minéralogie régionale, C.E.R.P. de Tautavel, 32.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Guitard, G. (2010): Catalogue raisonné de la collection de minéralogie régionale, C.E.R.P. de Tautavel, 32.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Guitard, G. (2010): Catalogue raisonné de la collection de minéralogie régionale, C.E.R.P. de Tautavel, 32.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O QuartzSiO2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
AlAluminium
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
CaCalcium
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)

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Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.


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