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Retamal ravine, Enguidanos, Cuenca, Castile-La Mancha, Spaini
Regional Level Types
Retamal ravineRavine
Enguidanos- not defined -
Cuenca- not defined -
Castile-La ManchaAutonomous Community
SpainCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° North , 1° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~13km
Locality type:


Ravine located at 7.3 km at S of the village of Enguidanos. Triassic (Keuper) outcrop with large aragonite twins (up to 15 cm), between the largest and finest in the world. Worked for specimens in 1970-1980, many are mislabeled with Minglanilla as locality.

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Jiménez, R., Calvo, M., Martínez, M.A. and Gorgues, R. (2005). Yacimientos de aragonito del Triásico español. Bocamina, (16), 28-93

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AragoniteCaCO3
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3

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- Jiménez, R., Calvo, M., Martínez, M.A. and Gorgues, R. (2005). Yacimientos de aragonito del Triásico español. Bocamina, (16), 28-93


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