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Rivadavite from
Tincalayu mine (Boroquimica Mine), Salar del Hombre Muerto, Los Andes department, Salta Province, Argentina

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Rivadavite
Formula:Na6Mg[B6O7(OH)6]4 · 10H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Amer.Min.(1967) 52, 326-336; Am Min 58:308-313; Alonso, R. N. (1999). On the origin of La Puna borates. Acta geológica hispánica, 34(2), 141-166.; CAHIT HELVACI & RICARDO N. ALONSO (2000) Borate Deposits of Turkey and Argentina; A Summary and Geological Comparison. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, 9:1-27.
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Mineral Data:Click here to view Rivadavite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tincalayu mine (Boroquimica Mine), Salar del Hombre Muerto, Los Andes department, Salta Province, Argentina
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