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Tincalconite from
Tincalayu mine (Boroquimica Mine), Salar del Hombre Muerto, Los Andes department, Salta Province, Argentina

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Tincalconite
Formula:Na2(B4O7) · 5H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bull. Soc. Franç. Minéralo. Cristallo. , 1974, 97, p. 497.; Am Min 58:308-313; Alonso, R. N. (1999). On the origin of La Puna borates. Acta geológica hispánica, 34(2), 141-166.; CAHIT HELVACI & RICARDO N. ALONSO (2000) Borate Deposits of Turkey and Argentina; A Summary and Geological Comparison. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, 9:1-27.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Ezcurrite1 photo of Tincalconite associated with Ezcurrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tincalconite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tincalayu mine (Boroquimica Mine), Salar del Hombre Muerto, Los Andes department, Salta Province, Argentina
 
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