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Cordierite from
Parc Grillaud, Chantenay, Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, France

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Baret, Ch. (1898): Minéralogie de la Loire-Inférieure, Bulletin de la société des sciences naturelles de l'Ouest de la France, 30.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Parc Grillaud, Chantenay, Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, France
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
71.8km (44.6 miles) A Pointe du Bile beach alluvials, Penestin, Morbihan, Brittany, France
176.2km (109.5 miles) B Saint-Michel-de-Montjoie, Manche, Normandy, France
198.9km (123.6 miles) C La Courbe, Orne, Normandy, France
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