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Wavellite from
Candelaria breccia pipe, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Pipe
Classification
Species:Wavellite
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Comments:Occurs on fractures in the breccia pipe in seams that cut the pipe.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 107, 137, 404.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Alunite
Bisbeeite
Conichalcite
Turquoise
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Candelaria breccia pipe, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
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