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Bodieite from
Pittsburg-Liberty Mine (Pittsburg claim; Pittsburg No. 2 claim; Liberty claim; Liberty No. 2 claim), New York Hill, Masonic District, Bodie Hills, Mono Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Bodieite
Formula:Bi2(TeO3)2(SO4)
Formation:Secondary
Habit:Bunches of flat needles or steep pyramidal platelets
Colour:white, beige, yellow, pale green, pearly green
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Significance:Classic locality for this mineral (see references.)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Kampf, A.R., Housley, R.M., Rossman, G.R., Marty, J. and Chorazewicz, M. (2018) Bodieite, IMA 2017-117. CNMNC Newsletter No. 43, June 2018, 780; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: 779–785; Kampf, A.R., Housley, R.M., Rossman, G.R., Marty, J., Chorazewicz, M. (2018): Bodieite, Bi3+2(Te4+O3)2(SO4), a New Mineral from the Tintic District, Utah, and the Masonic District, California, Usa. Canadian Mineralogist, 56, 763-772.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bodieite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pittsburg-Liberty Mine (Pittsburg claim; Pittsburg No. 2 claim; Liberty claim; Liberty No. 2 claim), New York Hill, Masonic District, Bodie Hills, Mono Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Bodieite
0.7km (0.5 miles) A Serita Mine, New York Hill, Masonic District, Bodie Hills, Mono Co., California, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) B Chemung Mine (Masonic Mines Association Mine), Masonic Mountain, Masonic District, Bodie Hills, Mono Co., California, USA
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