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Fluorapatite from Arabian Plate

Iraq
 
  • Al-Anbar province
    • Akashat
[var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite] Al-Bassam, K.S. (1990) The Akashat phosphate deposits, Iraq. In: Notholt, A.J., Sheldon, R.P. , and Davidson, D.F. (Eds.), Phosphate Deposits of the World, volume 2, Phosphate Rock Resources. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pages 316-322; Al-Bassam, K.S. (1990) Uranium in Iraqi phosphorites. Iraqi Bulletin of Geology and Mining, 3, 2, 13-31; Abed, A.M. (2013) The eastern Mediterranean phosphorite giants: An interplay between tectonics and upwelling. GeoArabia, 18, 2, 67-94.
Israel
 
  • Negev
    • Hatrurim Formation
Galuskina, I.O., Galuskin, E.V., Vapnik, Y., Prusik, K., Stasiak, M., Dzierżanowski, P., Murashko, M. (2017): Gurimite, Ba3(VO4)2, and hexacelsian, BaAl2Si2O8 – two new minerals from schorlomite-rich paralava of the Hatrurim Complex, Negev Desert, Israel. Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 1009-1019.; Arkadiusz Krzątała, Evgeny V. Galuskin, Irina O. Galuskina, Yevgeny Vapnik (2018) “Uranian cuspidine” – a potentially new mineral from paralava of Eastern Gurim, Hatrurim Complex, Israel. in abstracts of the 22nd IMA Meeting Melbourne p 358
Britvin, S. N., Vapnik, Y., Polekhovsky, Y. S., Krivovichev, S. V., Krzhizhanovskaya, M. G., Gorelova, L. A., ... & Zaitsev, A. N. (2019). Murashkoite, FeP, a new terrestrial phosphide from pyrometamorphic rocks of the Hatrurim Formation, South Levant. Mineralogy and Petrology, 113(2), 237-248.
Sharygin, V.V., Sokol, E.V. & Vapnik, Ye. (2008): Minerals of the pseudobinary perovskite-brownmillerite series from combustion metamorphic larnite rocks of the Hatrurim Formation (Israel). Russian Geology and Geophysics 49, 709-726.
Galuskin, E.V., Galuskina, I.O., Gfeller, F., Krüger, B., Kusz, J., Vapnik, Y., Dulski, M., Dzierżanowski, P. (2016): Silicocarnotite, Ca5[(SiO4)(PO4)](PO4), a new ‘old’ mineral from the Negev Desert, Israel, and the ternesite-silicocarnotite solid solution: indicators of high-temperature alteration of pyrometamorphic rocks of the Hatrurim Complex, Southern Levant. European Journal of Mineralogy: 28: 105-12.
  • Southern District (HaDarom District)
    • Arad
Sharygin, Victor V.; Yakovlev, Grigory A.; Wirth, Richard; Seryotkin, Yurii V.; Sokol, Ellina V.; Nigmatulina, Elena N.; Karmanov, Nikolai S.; Pautov, Leonid A. (2019) Nataliakulikite, Ca4Ti2(Fe3+,Fe2+)(Si,Fe3+,Al)O11, a New Perovskite-Supergroup Mineral from Hatrurim Basin, Negev Desert, Israel. Minerals 9, no. 11: 700.
    • Eilat
Shlomovitch, N., Bar-Matthews, M., & Matthews, A. (1999). Sedimentary and epigenetic copper mineral assemblages in the Cambrian Timna Formation, southern Israel. Israel Journal of Earth Sciences, 48(140), 195-208.
Bartura, Y., & Würzburger, U. (1974). The Timna copper deposit. Annales de la Société géologique de Belgique. p277-285
Jordan
 
  • Amman
Pitty, A. F., & Alexander, W. R. (2010). A natural analogue study of cement buffered, hyperalkaline groundwaters and their interaction with a repository host rock IV: an examination of the Khushaym Matruk (central Jordan) and Maqarin (northern Jordan) sites. NDA-RWMD Technical Report, NDA, Moors Row, UK.
    • Hashem region
      • Lisdan-Siwaga Fault
        • Siwaga
Sokol, E. V., Kokh, S. N., Khoury, H. N., Seryotkin, Y. V., & Goryainov, S. V. (2016). Long-term immobilisation of Cd 2+ at the Tulul Al Hammam natural analogue site, central Jordan. Applied Geochemistry, 70, 43-60.; Khoury, H. N., Sokol, E. V., & Clark, I. D. (2015) Calcium uranium oxide minerals from Central Jordan: assemblages, chemistry, and alteration products. The Canadian Mineralogist, 53(1), 61-82.
Fleurance, S., Cuney, M., Malartre, F., & Reyx, J. (2013). Origin of the extreme polymetallic enrichment (Cd, Cr, Mo, Ni, U, V, Zn) of the Late Cretaceous–Early Tertiary Belqa Group, central Jordan. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 369, 201-219.
[var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite] Dill, H.G., Kus, J., Abed, A.M., Sachsenhofer, R.F., Abul Khair, H. (2009) Diagenetic and epigenetic alteration of Cretaceous to Paleogene organic-rich sedimentary successions in northwestern Jordan, typical of the western margin of the Arabian Plate. GeoArabia, 14(2), 101-140.
  • Irbid
    • Maqarin area
Pitty, A. F., & Alexander, W. R. (2010). A natural analogue study of cement buffered, hyperalkaline groundwaters and their interaction with a repository host rock IV: an examination of the Khushaym Matruk (central Jordan) and Maqarin (northern Jordan) sites. NDA-RWMD Technical Report, NDA, Moors Row, UK.; Khoury, H. N., Salameh, E., & Abdul-Jaber, Q. (1985). Characteristics of an unusual highly alkaline water from the Maqarin area, northern Jordan. Journal of Hydrology, 81(1), 79-91.
  • Ma'an
[var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite] ANNUAL OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MINING AND GEOLOGY “ST. IVAN RILSKI”, Vol. 48, Part I, Geology and Geophysics, 2005
Oman
 
  • Ash Sharqiyah
Rajendran, S., & Nasir, S. (2014). ASTER spectral sensitivity of carbonate rocks–Study in Sultanate of Oman. Advances in Space Research, 53(4), 656-673.
Palestine
 
  • West Bank
    • Hatrurim Formation
Seryotkin Y.V., Sokol E.V. & Kokh S.N. 2012: Natural pseudowollastonite: Crystal structure, associated minerals, and geological context. Lithos, vol. 134-135, pp. 75-90; Seryotkin, Yu.V., Sokol, E.V., Kokh, S.N. (2012): Natural pseudowollastonite: Crystal structure, associated minerals, and geological context. Lithos, 134–135, 75-90.
Saudi Arabia
 
  • Mintaqah ar Riyad
    • Sirhan-Turayf
[var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite] Saudi Geological Survey
Syria
 
  • Ḥimṣ Governorate (Homs)
    • Khunayfis
[var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite] Abbas, M., Prévôt, L., and Lucas, J. (1985) Some petrological and mineralogical characters of Upper Cretaceous phosphorite in Central Palmyrides, Syria. Sciences Géologiques, Mémoires, 77, 35-39; Lucas, J. and Abbas, M. (1989) Uranium in natural phosphorites: the Syrian example. Sciences Géologiques, Bulletin, 42, 3, 223-236.
Turkey
 
  • Bingöl Province
Econ Geol (1984) 79:354-371
Yemen
 
Sergio Varvello
    • Shibam
Sergio Varvello
  • Hadramawt Governorate
Zolensky, M. & A.Ivanov, Chemie der Erde 63,185-246(2003)
 
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