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Sagenite (of Saussure) from
Pizzo Fiorina east slope, Robièi (Alpe di Robièi; Lake Robièi area), Bavona Valley, Cevio, Vallemaggia, Ticino, Switzerland

Classification
Species:Rutile var: Sagenite (of Saussure)
Formula:TiO2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Weiß, S. (1993) Matörgn-Fiorina. Rauchquarze im nordwestlichen Tessin. Lapis, 18, 3, 28-38; Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S., and Stuker, P. (1998) Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Verlag Wepf & Co. AG, Basel, page 341.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sagenite (of Saussure) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pizzo Fiorina east slope, Robièi (Alpe di Robièi; Lake Robièi area), Bavona Valley, Cevio, Vallemaggia, Ticino, Switzerland
Nearest other occurrences of Sagenite (of Saussure)
0.9km (0.5 miles) Lake Matörgn, Robièi (Alpe di Robièi; Lake Robièi area), Bavona Valley, Cevio, Vallemaggia, Ticino, Switzerland
1.8km (1.1 miles) Pizzo dell'Arzo, Cavagnöö Glacier (Cavagnoli Glacier; Cavagnöö area; Cavagnoli area), Robièi (Alpe di Robièi; Lake Robièi area), Bavona Valley, Cevio, Vallemaggia, Ticino, Switzerland
2.1km (1.3 miles) Northeast slope, Pizzo dell'Arzo, Cavagnöö Glacier (Cavagnoli Glacier; Cavagnöö area; Cavagnoli area), Robièi (Alpe di Robièi; Lake Robièi area), Bavona Valley, Cevio, Vallemaggia, Ticino, Switzerland
2.7km (1.7 miles) Lake Zött, Monte Basòdino northeast slope, Robièi (Alpe di Robièi; Lake Robièi area), Bavona Valley, Cevio, Vallemaggia, Ticino, Switzerland
6.3km (3.9 miles) Morasco area, Formazza, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
8.2km (5.1 miles) Piano dei Camosci (Pian dei Camosci), Formazza, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
9.9km (6.2 miles) Ägene Valley (Äginen Valley; Aeginen Valley), Ulrichen, Obergoms, Goms, Valais, Switzerland
10.9km (6.7 miles) Clogstafel Mount (Punta Clogstafel), Vallone del Vannino, Formazza, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
11.1km (6.9 miles) Vinei Alp, Ossasco, Bedretto, Leventina, Ticino, Switzerland
12.1km (7.5 miles) Muttenhörner, Gletsch, Furka pass area, Oberwald, Obergoms, Goms, Valais, Switzerland
 
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