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Microlite Group from
Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Microlite Group
Formula:A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Richards, R. P., Kearns, L. E., & Cook, W. R. (1998). Morphology of Chiolite twins from the Morefield mine, Amelia County, Virginia. Canadian mineralogist, 36, 1009-1016.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Amazonite4 photos of Microlite Group associated with Amazonite at this locality.
Albite2 photos of Microlite Group associated with Albite at this locality.
Cleavelandite2 photos of Microlite Group associated with Cleavelandite at this locality.
Tantalite-(Mn)2 photos of Microlite Group associated with Tantalite-(Mn) at this locality.
Prosopite2 photos of Microlite Group associated with Prosopite at this locality.
Tantalite1 photo of Microlite Group associated with Tantalite at this locality.
Zinnwaldite1 photo of Microlite Group associated with Zinnwaldite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Microlite Group data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Microlite Group
3.2km (2.0 miles) A Chula, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) B Rutherford No. 3 pegmatite (Rutherford No. 2 pegmatite; Rutherford Mines; Rutherford No. 1 pegmatite), Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
81.2km (50.4 miles) C Edenton Mine, Brokenburg, Spotsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
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