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Wavellite from
Rubindi pegmatite (Kabilizi), Gatumba, Ngororero District, Western Province, Rwanda

Locality type:Pegmatite
Classification
Species:Wavellite
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:F. Hatert, P. Lefèvre, A.M. Fransolet, M.R. Spirlet, F. Fontan, P. Keller : "Ferrorosemaryite, ◻NaFe2+Fe3+Al(PO4)3, a new phosphate mineral from the Rubindi pegmatite, Rwanda", Bull. Liaison S.F.M.C., Vol. 16, 2004, pp 44-45.; Lefèvre, P., Fransolet, A. M., Fontan, F., & Keller, P. Petrographic study of the Al-rich phosphate mineral associations of the Rubindi-Kabilizi pegmatite, Gatumba area, Rwanda.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rubindi pegmatite (Kabilizi), Gatumba, Ngororero District, Western Province, Rwanda
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
5.5km (3.4 miles) A Buranga pegmatite, Gatumba, Ngororero District, Western Province, Rwanda
116.8km (72.5 miles) B Lueshe Mine, Nord-Kivu, DR Congo
122.8km (76.3 miles) C Nyanga pegmatite, Ankole pegmatite field, Mbarara District, Western Region, Uganda
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