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Menezesite from
Jacupiranga mine, Cajati, São Paulo, Brazil

Locality type:Mine
Formula:Ba2MgZr4(BaNb12O42) · 12H2O
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References:Daniel Atencio, José M.V. Coutinho, Antonio C. Doriguetto, Yvonne P. Mascarenhas,
Javier Ellena, and Viviane Ferrari1 (2008): Menezesite, the first natural heteropolyniobate, from Cajati, São Paulo, Brazil: Description and crystal structure. American Mineralogist, 93, 81–87.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite3 photos of Menezesite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Ancylite-(Ce)3 photos of Menezesite associated with Ancylite-(Ce) at this locality.
Tochilinite3 photos of Menezesite associated with Tochilinite at this locality.
Dolomite2 photos of Menezesite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Phlogopite1 photo of Menezesite associated with Phlogopite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Menezesite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Jacupiranga mine, Cajati, São Paulo, Brazil
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