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Quartz from
Acqua Bianca valley, Gorfigliano, Minucciano, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Valley
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Often quartz xls are rich of inclusions: hematite, allanite-(Ce), chlorite.
xls up to 10-15 cm.
Habit:prismatic or tabular xls
Colour:colorless
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Orlandi P., Dini A., Gemignani E., Pierotti L., Quilici U., Romani U., 2002. Paragenesi alpine nelle Alpi Apuane: I minerali delle vene di quarzo della Valle dell'Acqua Bianca, Gorfigliano (LU) Riv. Mineral. It., 26, 4: 216-223
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Albite
Allanite-(Ce)
Anatase
Azurite
Calcite
Chalcopyrite
Clinochlore
Fluorapatite
Goethite
Hematite
Malachite
Pyrite
Rutile
Synchysite-(Ce)
Thorite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Hematite12 photos of Quartz associated with Hematite at this locality.
Clinochlore12 photos of Quartz associated with Clinochlore at this locality.
Chlorite Group9 photos of Quartz associated with Chlorite Group at this locality.
Allanite-(Ce)7 photos of Quartz associated with Allanite-(Ce) at this locality.
Rutile1 photo of Quartz associated with Rutile at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Acqua Bianca valley, Gorfigliano, Minucciano, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
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