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Andalusite from
Quartzsite deposit (Bayles deposit; Dumortierite deposit), Middle Camp-Oro Fino District, Dome Rock Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Andalusite
Formula:Al2(SiO4)O
Comments:Crystals in schist.
Habit:Prismatic
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 110; Wilson, E.D. (1929), An occurrence of dumortierite near Quartzsite, AZ, Am.Min.: 14: 373-381; Wilson, E.D. (1933), Geology and mineral deposits of southern Yuma Co., AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 134; Duke, A. (1960), Arizona gem fields, 2nd. edition, Southwest Printers, Yuma, AZ; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 98.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Andalusite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Quartzsite deposit (Bayles deposit; Dumortierite deposit), Middle Camp-Oro Fino District, Dome Rock Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Andalusite
94.3km (58.6 miles) Bagdad, Eureka District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
 
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