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Cuprite from
Roua Mines (Clue de Roua), Daluis, Guillaumes, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cuprite
Formula:Cu2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.
Sarp, H., Černý, R., and Guenee, L. (2001) Rouaite, Cu2(NO3)(OH)3, un nouveau minéral: sa description et sa structure cristalline (Alpes-Maritimes, France). Riviéra Scientifique: 85: 3-12.;
Sarp, H. and Cerny R. (2001) Theoparacelsite, Cu3(OH)2As2O7, a new mineral: its description and crystal structure. Archives des Sciences Genève: 54: 7-14.;
Mineralogical Record 32: 312.
; Sarp, H. and Černý, R. (2000): Rollandite, Cu3(AsO4)2.4H2O, a new mineral: its description and crystal structure. Eur. J. Mineral., 12, 1045-1050. MR 33 (2002), 169
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Wallkilldellite-(Fe)2 photos of Cuprite associated with Wallkilldellite-(Fe) at this locality.
Chrysocolla1 photo of Cuprite associated with Chrysocolla at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cuprite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Roua Mines (Clue de Roua), Daluis, Guillaumes, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Nearest other occurrences of Cuprite
3.4km (2.1 miles) Léouvé, La-Croix-sur-Roudoule, Puget-Théniers, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
3.9km (2.4 miles) Le Cerisier, La-Croix-sur-Roudoule, Puget-Théniers, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
8.8km (5.5 miles) Valberg, Guillaumes, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
45.0km (28.0 miles) Cîme de Raus - east of, Capelet Mt., Belvédère, Saint-Martin-Vésubie, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
71.7km (44.5 miles) Les Clausis mine, Saint-Véran, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
84.7km (52.7 miles) Montoso Quarries, Bagnolo Piemonte, Cuneo Province, Piedmont, Italy
 
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