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Grossular from
Costabonne mines (Costabona mines), Prats-de-Mollo-la Preste (Prats de Molló-la Presta), Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Grossular
Formula:Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Goujou J-C. (1999), Le massif du Costabonne, 2464 m (Pyrénées-Orientales), n° 30, pp: 4-17; van Marcke de Lummen, G. (1985). An Fe-Ti oxides-apatite-biotite (nelsonite) deposit related to the Costabonne granite, eastern Pyrenees, France. Bulletin de minéralogie, 108(3), 353-365.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Epidote3 photos of Grossular associated with Epidote at this locality.
Calcite3 photos of Grossular associated with Calcite at this locality.
Molybdenite1 photo of Grossular associated with Molybdenite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Grossular data
Locality Data:Click here to view Costabonne mines (Costabona mines), Prats-de-Mollo-la Preste (Prats de Molló-la Presta), Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
Photo GalleryView Gallery (6 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Grossular
10.1km (6.3 miles) Tonnet valley, Py, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
12.5km (7.8 miles) Gorges de Cady, Casteil, Massif du Canigou, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
13.3km (8.2 miles) Saint-Martin du Canigou, Casteil, Massif du Canigou, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
14.5km (9.0 miles) Massif du Canigou, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
14.9km (9.2 miles) Pic Barbet, Taurinya, Massif du Canigou, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
15.7km (9.7 miles) Costa de Sant-Jaume, Taurinya, Massif du Canigou, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
35.0km (21.8 miles) Rieutort, Puyvalador, Capcir, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
43.5km (27.0 miles) Mas d'en Freixa, Montesquieu-des-Albères (Montesquiu d'Albera), Albères massif, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
59.6km (37.0 miles) Le Ravaner, Pegmatite field, Collioure (Cotlliure), Albères massif, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
 
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