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Comblainite from
Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Comblainite
Formula:Ni4Co2(OH)12[CO3] · 3H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Piret, P. and Deliens, M. (1980) Comblainite, (Nix2+, Co1-x3+)(OH)2(CO3)(1-x/2)·yH2O, a new mineral of the pyroaurite group. Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie: 103: 113-117 (in French).;
http://edit.africamuseum.be/geco_website/pdf/Shinkolobwe.pdf
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Uranophane1 photo of Comblainite associated with Uranophane at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Comblainite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
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