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Hematite from
Monte Folgorito, Pietrasanta, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Mountain
Classification
Species:Hematite
Comments:xls up to 15 mm. Parallel associations of xls.
Habit:pseudo-hexagonal xls
Colour:black
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dini A., Bramanti A., Mancini S., Orlandi P. (1997) - La lazulite del Monte Folgorito (Alpi Apuane), Pietrasanta, Lucca - Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, Milano, Fasc. 2, 1997
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Chlorite Group
Kyanite
Lazulite
Pyrophyllite
Quartz
Rutile
Svanbergite
Xenotime-(Y)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartzβ“˜2 photos of Hematite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Lazuliteβ“˜1 photo of Hematite associated with Lazulite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Monte Folgorito, Pietrasanta, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
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