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Benitoite from
Victor claim (Victor Mine), Picacho Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA

Locality type:Claim
Classification
Species:Benitoite
Formula:BaTi(Si3O9)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Pabst, Adolf (1978) Zur morphologie des taramellits. Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen: 25: 245-256; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 465-466, 467; American Mineralogist (1984): 69: 358-373; Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Fresnoite
Titantaramellite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Benitoite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Victor claim (Victor Mine), Picacho Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Benitoite
9.4km (5.8 miles) A California State Gem Mine (Dallas Gem Mine; Benitoite Mine; Benitoite Gem Mine; Gem Mine), Santa Rita Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
124.0km (77.0 miles) B Lazard area [1], Lost Hills (Lost Hill), Kern Co., California, USA
143.7km (89.3 miles) C Esquire No. 7 claim, Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USA
150.3km (93.4 miles) D Esquire No. 1 claim, Rush Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USA
151.3km (94.0 miles) E Baumann prospect (Bauman Ranch), Dumtah, Tulare Co., California, USA
165.1km (102.6 miles) F Trumbull Peak Ba-silicate deposit, Trumbull Peak, Clearing House, Clearing House District, East Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA
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