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Quartz from
Virgen de Surumi mine (Pacajake mine; Pakajake mine), Pakajake Canyon (Pacajake Canyon), Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia

Locality type:Mine
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Dunn P J, Peacor D R, Sturman B D (1978) Mandarinoite, a new ferric-iron selenite from Bolivia. The Canadian Mineralogist 16, 605-609
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Virgen de Surumi mine (Pacajake mine; Pakajake mine), Pakajake Canyon (Pacajake Canyon), Chayanta Province, Potosí, Bolivia
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