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Monazite-(Ce) from
Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Monazite-(Ce)
Formula:Ce(PO4)
Comments:Type V-3 veins.
Colour:honey yellow to pink
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Orlandi P., Dini A., 2004. Die Mineralien der Buca della Vena-Mine, Apuaner Berge, Toskana (Italien). Lapis, 1: 11-24
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Adularia
Anatase
Baryte
Dessauite-(Y)
Gypsum
Pyrite
Quartz
Rutile
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Gypsum1 photo of Monazite-(Ce) associated with Gypsum at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Monazite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Monazite-(Ce)
14.5km (9.0 miles) Monte Brugiana Quarry (Brugiana South-West Quarry; Monte Brugiana South-West Quarry), Massa, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
14.5km (9.0 miles) Fossa Combratta marble quarry (Brugiana North Quarry; Monte Brugiana North Quarry), Monte Brugiana north slope, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
78.4km (48.7 miles) Valgraveglia Mine (Gambatesa Mine), Monte Copello, Reppia, Ne, Genoa, Liguria, Italy
 
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