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Bastnäsite-(Ce) from
Hundholmen, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula:Ce(CO3)F
Comments:Found in thin sections of "yttrocerite" as small grains (Sverdrup 1968)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Sverdrup, T. L. (1968): Contributions to the Mineralogy of Norway No. 37. Yttrofluorite-yttrocerite-cerfluorite in norwegian pegmatites. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 48: 245-252
Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p 99.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluocerite-(Ce)1 photo of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Fluocerite-(Ce) at this locality.
Allanite-(Ce)1 photo of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Allanite-(Ce) at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bastnäsite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hundholmen, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Bastnäsite-(Ce)
12.3km (7.6 miles) A Stetind pegmatite, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway
15.7km (9.8 miles) B Øvre Lapplægeret Quarry, Lapplægeret, Drag, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway
15.8km (9.8 miles) C Nedre Lapplægeret Quarry, Lapplægeret, Drag, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway
28.7km (17.8 miles) D Lagmannsvik, Hamarøy, Nordland, Norway
28.9km (18.0 miles) E Håkonhals Quarry, Finnøya, Hamarøy, Nordland, Norway
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