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Pitorra claim, Laranjeiras, Galiléia, Minas Gerais, Brazili
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Pitorra claimClaim
Laranjeiras- not defined -
GaliléiaMunicipality
Minas GeraisState
BrazilCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
18° South , 41° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Lavra da Pitorra


Aimorés pegmatite district, Eastern Brazilian pegmatite province.

A specimen quarry for rose quartz crystals.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Mario Pauwels collection (specimen with rose quartz on microcline)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Description: Occurs as crystals.
Reference: No reference listed
Quartz var:
Formula: SiO2
Description: Occurs as crystals.
Reference: No reference listed

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Quartz
var: Rose Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
LiLithium
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BBoron
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
NaSodium
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)

References

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Wilson, Wendell E. (1989) What's New in Minerals? Denver Show 1989. Mineralogical Record, 21(1), 96-98.

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