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Gerdtremmelite from
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Gerdtremmelite
Formula:(Zn,Fe)(Al,Fe)2(AsO4)(OH)5
Comments:From the 44 level.
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Extremely Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Schmetzer, K., Medenbach, O. (1985) Gerdtremmelite, (Zn,Fe)(Al,Fe)2[(AsO4)|(OH)5], a new mineral from Tsumeb, Namibia. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte: 1985: 1-6.; The Mineralogical Record: 31: 204.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Scorodite2 photos of Gerdtremmelite associated with Scorodite at this locality.
Powellite1 photo of Gerdtremmelite associated with Powellite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gerdtremmelite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia
 
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