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Braunite from
Juan Santa Cruz picnic grounds, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Classification
Species:Braunite
Formula:Mn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Comments:Occurs in piemontite in sandstone.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 145; Guild, F.N. (1935), Piedmontite in AZ, Am.Min.: 20: 679-692.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Piemontite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Braunite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Juan Santa Cruz picnic grounds, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Braunite
31.3km (19.5 miles) Silver Hill Mine group, Silver Hill, Silver Hill Mining District, Waterman Mining District, Waterman Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
96.5km (60.0 miles) Hardshell Mine (Manto Mine; Eagle-Picher properties), Hardshell Gulch, Harshaw, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
97.0km (60.3 miles) Salvador Mine (Salvadore Mine; San Salvador Mine), Hermosa group, Hardshell Gulch, Harshaw, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
 
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