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Umangite from
Tumiñico Mine, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Umangite
Formula:Cu3Se2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Milka K. de Brodtkorb (2002) Las Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina. Vol. 1 (elements, sulphides and sulphosalts). (Asociacion Mineralogica Argentina); de Brodtkorb, M. K., & Crosta, S. (2010). Reseña de la ubicación geográfica de los seleniuros de la Sierra de Umango, provincia de La Rioja. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina, 67(2), 272-279.; Grundmann, G., & Förster, H. J. (2018). The Sierra de Cacheuta Vein-Type Se Mineralization, Mendoza Province, Argentina. Minerals, 8(4), 127.; Paar, W.H., Topa, D., Roberts, A.C., Criddle, A.J., Amann, G., Sureda, R.J. (2002): The new mineral species brodtkorbite, Cu2HgSe2, and the associated selenide assemblage from Tumiñico, Sierra de Cacho, La Rioja, Argentina. Can. Mineral.: 40(1): 225–237
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chalcomenite7 photos of Umangite associated with Chalcomenite at this locality.
Malachite3 photos of Umangite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Umangite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tumiñico Mine, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina
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Nearest other occurrences of Umangite
5.1km (3.2 miles) Las Pichanas deposit, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina
7.1km (4.4 miles) El Quemado deposit, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina
8.5km (5.3 miles) El Tolar deposit, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina
10.8km (6.7 miles) Las Asperezas mine (Sarmiento deposit; Veta Sarmiento), Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina
16.3km (10.1 miles) La Millionaria mine, Sierra de Cacho, Villa Castelli, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina
23.9km (14.8 miles) El Chire prospect, General Lamadrid department, La Rioja Province, Argentina
 
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