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Baccu Locci Mine, Villaputzu, Cagliari Province, Sardinia, Italy

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 32' 38'' North , 9° 32' 4'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.5439638889, 9.53448611111
Name(s) in local language(s):Miniera Baccu Locci, Villaputzu, Cagliari, Sardegna, Italia

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92 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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- Billows E. (1941) - I minerali della Sardegna e i loro giacimenti. Ist. per gli studi sardi Regia Univ. di Cagliari.
- Stara P., Astolfi M. and Pani F. (1991): Nuovi ritrovamenti nella miniera di Baccu Locci - Sardegna. Riv. Miner. Ital., I, pagg. 1-15.
- Gramaccioli, C. M., Campostrini, I. & Stara, P. (1997): Die Baccu Locci Mine (Villaputzu, Cagliari) auf Sardinien. Lapis 22 (9), 13-26; 58. (in German)
- Campostrini, I., Gramaccioli, C. M. and Demartin, F. (1999): Orlandiite, Pb3Cl4(SeO3)3•H2O, a new mineral species, and an associated lead-copper selenite chloride from the Baccu Locci mine, Sardinia, Italy. Canadian Mineralogist 37, 1493-1498.
- Campostrini, I. & Gramaccioli, C. M. (2001): Selenium-rich secondary minerals from the Baccu Locci mine (Sardinia, Italy). Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen 177, 37-59.
- Ciriotti, M.E. and Blass, G. (2010): Pot-pourri 2009: identificazioni UKiS AMI. Minerali italiani di interesse. Micro (UK report), 124-127.
- Andrea Dini, Gianfranco Di Vincenzo, Giovanni Ruggieri, Jeffrey Rayner, Pierfranco Lattanzi (2005): Monte Ollasteddu, a new gold discovery in the Variscan basement of Sardinia (Italy): first isotopic (40Ar−39Ar, Pb) and fluid inclusion data. Mineralium Deposita 40, 337-346.

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