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Alabandite from
Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima, Peru

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Alabandite
Formula:MnS
Habit:Octahedral
Colour:Black
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Lapis 35 (12) (2010) p. 40; Oudin E, Picot P, Pillard F, Moëlo Y, Burke E A J, Zakrzewski M A (1982) La bénavidésite, Pb4(Mn,Fe)Sb6S14, un nouveau minéral de la série de la jamesonite, Bulletin de Minéralogie 105, 166-169; Economic Geology November 1990 v. 85 no. 7 p. 1348-1383
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Rhodochrosite41 photos of Alabandite associated with Rhodochrosite at this locality.
Calcite13 photos of Alabandite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Manganoan Calcite6 photos of Alabandite associated with Manganoan Calcite at this locality.
Quartz5 photos of Alabandite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Fluorite4 photos of Alabandite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Manganoquadratite3 photos of Alabandite associated with Manganoquadratite at this locality.
Keutschite2 photos of Alabandite associated with Keutschite at this locality.
Billingsleyite1 photo of Alabandite associated with Billingsleyite at this locality.
Bournonite-Seligmannite Series1 photo of Alabandite associated with Bournonite-Seligmannite Series at this locality.
Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series1 photo of Alabandite associated with Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Alabandite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima, Peru
Photo GalleryView Gallery (57 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Alabandite
90.3km (56.1 miles) Huanzala Mine, Huallanca, Huallanca District, Bolognesi Province, Áncash, Peru
 
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