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Wavellite from
Willard Mine, Willard District, Humboldt Range, Pershing Co., Nevada, USA

Locality type:Mine
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Comments:Some or all of these may be Fluorwavellite as Kampf et al (2017)found only Fluorwavellite in their analyses.
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
References:[MinRec 39:297]; MinRec 32:239; Howard, D and D. Thomssen (2000) Occurrences of Native Selenium in Nevada; USA Micro Probe, newsletter of the NorthWest MicroMineral Study Group, Spring 2000, Volume 1X, Number 1, pgs 15-17.

Kampf A.R., Adams P.M., Barwood H. and Nash B.P. (2017): Fluorwavellite Al3(PO4)2(OH)2F.5H2O, the fluorine analogue of Wavellite: American Mineralogist v. 102 pp. 909-919
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluellite11 photos of Wavellite associated with Fluellite at this locality.
Quartz3 photos of Wavellite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Cacoxenite2 photos of Wavellite associated with Cacoxenite at this locality.
Variscite2 photos of Wavellite associated with Variscite at this locality.
Crandallite2 photos of Wavellite associated with Crandallite at this locality.
Jarosite1 photo of Wavellite associated with Jarosite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Willard Mine, Willard District, Humboldt Range, Pershing Co., Nevada, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
67.3km (41.8 miles) A Rosebud Mine (Hecla Rosebud Mine), Rosebud District, Pershing Co., Nevada, USA
114.0km (70.8 miles) B Silver Coin Mine, Valmy, Iron Point District, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
128.3km (79.7 miles) C Redhouse Barite Mine, Potosi District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
186.0km (115.6 miles) D Goldstrike Mines, Lynn District, Eureka Co., Nevada, USA
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