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Wavellite from
Siglo Veinte Mine (Siglo XX Mine; Llallagua Mine; Catavi), Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo, Potosí, Bolivia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Wavellite
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Comments:Kampf et al. (2017) has determined these to be Fluorwavellite with an average of 5 analyses of 0.76 apfu F.
Confirmation
Validity:Unconfirmed/Questioned
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 963, 973; Mineralogical Record: 32: 474. Kampf et al. American Mineralogist v. 102 pp. 909-0919
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Fluorapatite
Marcasite
Paravauxite
Vauxite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz209 photos of Wavellite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Vauxite58 photos of Wavellite associated with Vauxite at this locality.
Paravauxite53 photos of Wavellite associated with Paravauxite at this locality.
Sigloite30 photos of Wavellite associated with Sigloite at this locality.
Metavauxite20 photos of Wavellite associated with Metavauxite at this locality.
Pyrite16 photos of Wavellite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Pyrrhotite8 photos of Wavellite associated with Pyrrhotite at this locality.
Vivianite7 photos of Wavellite associated with Vivianite at this locality.
Augelite5 photos of Wavellite associated with Augelite at this locality.
Cassiterite5 photos of Wavellite associated with Cassiterite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Siglo Veinte Mine (Siglo XX Mine; Llallagua Mine; Catavi), Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo, Potosí, Bolivia
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
25.7km (16.0 miles) A Huanuni mine, Huanuni, Dalence Province, Oruro, Bolivia
73.0km (45.3 miles) B Itos Mine, Oruro City, Cercado Province, Oruro, Bolivia
162.7km (101.1 miles) C Cerro de Potosí (Cerro Rico), Potosí City, Potosí, Bolivia
219.4km (136.3 miles) D Pulacayo Mine (Huanchaca mine), Huanchaca, Antonio Quijarro Province, Potosí, Bolivia
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