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Duftite-alpha from
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia

Locality type:Mine
Species:'Duftite-alpha' (not an IMA approved species)
Comments:Darker and more rare than duftite-beta
Habit:Distorted crystals with irregular faces. Crystals to 3mm.
Colour:Olive to gray-green and dark green
Abundance at site:Rare
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Hey p187; Mineralogical Record, 8 (3), 130 pp.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Duftite1 photo of Duftite-alpha associated with Duftite at this locality.
Dioptase1 photo of Duftite-alpha associated with Dioptase at this locality.
Malachite1 photo of Duftite-alpha associated with Malachite at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Duftite-alpha associated with Calcite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Duftite-alpha data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia
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