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Pyrophyllite from
Puricelli Quarry, Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Pyrophyllite
Formula:Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Grill, E., Fagnani, G. (1943): Itinerari mineralogici. Comune di Cuasso al Monte. Natura, 34, 2, 63-69; Boscardin, M., De Michele, V., Scaini, G. (1970): Itinerari mineralogici della Lombardia. Natura, 61,1, 5-120; (as a monograph) 1972, Ed. Museo Civ. St. Nat. e Soc. It. Sci. Nat., Milano, 124 pp.; Ottenziali L., Fossati D., Padovan D., Presbitero M., Mannucci G., Gramaccioli C.M., Gentile P., Scaini G., De Michele V. (1992): Natura in Lombardia. I minerali. Regione Lombardia, Giunta Regionale - Ecologia, Milano, 223 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrophyllite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Puricelli Quarry, Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrophyllite
0.4km (0.2 miles) A Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy
0.7km (0.4 miles) B Gebel Quarry (Mantegazza Quarry; Subalpina Quarry; Bianchi Quarry), Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy
1.0km (0.6 miles) C Bonomi Quarry, Cuasso al Piano, Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy
38.7km (24.0 miles) D Piano del Lavonchio (Piano dei Lavonchi), Rio Vasca, Craveggia, Vigezzo Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
73.1km (45.4 miles) E Scalcoggia Creek, Madesimo, Spluga Valley (San Giacomo Valley), Valchiavenna, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
91.2km (56.7 miles) F Brunegg pass, Turtmann Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
184.2km (114.5 miles) G Libiola Mine, Sestri Levante, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
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