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Dessauite-(Y) from
Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Dessauite-(Y)
Formula:(Sr,Pb)(Y,U)(Ti,Fe3+)20O38
Comments:Type V-1 veins. Only one sample found.
Habit:pseudo-hexagonal
Colour:black
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Orlandi P., Pasero M., Duchi G., Olmi F., 1997. Dessauite, (Sr,Pb)(Y,U)(Ti,Fe3+)20 O38, a new mineral of the crichtonite group from Buca della Vena mine, Tuscany, Italy. Amer. Miner., 82: 807-811; Orlandi, P. & Pasero, M. (2006): Allanite-(La) from Buca della Vena mine, Apuan Alps, Italy, an epidote-group mineral. Canadian Mineralogist, 44, 63-68.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Calcite
Derbylite
Hematite
Rutile
Siderite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Dessauite-(Y) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
 
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