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Gibbsite from
Fossa degli Angeli Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Gibbsite
Formula:Al(OH)3
Comments:The mineral previously classified as gibbsite (Orlandi & Bianchi, 1976) is nordstandite (Orlandi & Del Chiaro, 1989).
Confirmation
Validity:Erroneously Reported
References
References:Orlandi, P., and Bianchi, G. (1976) Nota di mineralogia toscana. I minerali delle geodi dei marmi di Carrara. Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, serie A, 83, 220-229; Orlandi, P., and Del Chiaro, L. (1989) Nuovi dati sui minerali delle geodi del marmo di Carrara. Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, Serie A, 96, 313-325.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gibbsite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Fossa degli Angeli Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Gibbsite
128.4km (79.8 miles) A Le Cetine di Cotorniano Mine (Le Cetine Mine; Cetine Mine; Rosia), Chiusdino, Siena Province, Tuscany, Italy
232.9km (144.7 miles) B Monte Falò, Coiromonte, Armeno, Novara Province, Piedmont, Italy
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