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Potassic-fluoro-richterite from
San Vito quarry, San Vito, Ercolano, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Potassic-fluoro-richterite
Formula:{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Della Ventura, G., Maras, A., Parodi, G.C. (1983): Potassium-fluorrichterite from Monte Somma (Campania) Italy. Periodico di Mineralogia, 52, 617-630. Della Ventura, G., Parodi, G.C., Maras, A. (1992): Potassium-fluor-richterite, a new amphibole from San Vito, Monte Somma, Campania, Italy. Rendiconti dell’Accademia dei Lincei, Classe di Scienze Fisiche, Matematiche e Naturali, Serie 9, 3, 239-245.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Potassic-fluoro-richterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view San Vito quarry, San Vito, Ercolano, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Potassic-fluoro-richterite
4.6km (2.9 miles) Lagno Amendolare, Sant'Anastasia, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
 
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