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Benyacarite from
Sítio do Castelo Mine (Folgosinho quarry), Folgosinho, Gouveia, Guarda, Portugal

Locality type:Mine
Formula:(H2O,K)2(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(Fe3+,Ti)2Ti(PO4)4(O,F)2 · 14H2O
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Keck, E., Witzke, T., Pöllmann, H. & Friese, K. (1998): Benyacarit aus ostbayerischen und portugiesischen Pegmatiten. Aufschluss 49, 281-285.; Pedro Alves collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Phosphosiderite12 photos of Benyacarite associated with Phosphosiderite at this locality.
Strengite4 photos of Benyacarite associated with Strengite at this locality.
Rockbridgeite3 photos of Benyacarite associated with Rockbridgeite at this locality.
Paulkerrite2 photos of Benyacarite associated with Paulkerrite at this locality.
Nsutite2 photos of Benyacarite associated with Nsutite at this locality.
Zwieselite1 photo of Benyacarite associated with Zwieselite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Benyacarite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sítio do Castelo Mine (Folgosinho quarry), Folgosinho, Gouveia, Guarda, Portugal
Photo GalleryView Gallery (9 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Benyacarite
26.2km (16.3 miles) Bendada Mines, Bendada, Sabugal, Guarda, Portugal
26.2km (16.3 miles) Fonte da Cal Mine, Bendada Mines, Bendada, Sabugal, Guarda, Portugal
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