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Elbaite from
Fonte del Prete, San Piero in Campo, Campo nell'Elba, Elba Island, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy

Classification
Species:Elbaite
Formula:Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Vernadsky W. (1914) - Uber die chemische Formel der Turmaline. - Z. Kristallogr., 13: 273-288.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz7 photos of Elbaite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Muscovite5 photos of Elbaite associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Heulandite2 photos of Elbaite associated with Heulandite at this locality.
Orthoclase1 photo of Elbaite associated with Orthoclase at this locality.
Columbite-(Mn)1 photo of Elbaite associated with Columbite-(Mn) at this locality.
Beryl1 photo of Elbaite associated with Beryl at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Elbaite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Fonte del Prete, San Piero in Campo, Campo nell'Elba, Elba Island, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy
Photo GalleryView Gallery (12 photos)
Localities for Elbaite in this Region
Masso Foresi, Fonte del Prete, San Piero in Campo, Campo nell'Elba, Elba Island, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Elbaite
0.6km (0.4 miles) San Piero in Campo, Campo nell'Elba, Elba Island, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.0km (0.6 miles) Grotta d'Oggi (Grotta d'Oggi Quarry), San Piero in Campo, Campo nell'Elba, Elba Island, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy
71.8km (44.6 miles) Arenella (Cava del Piccione), Giglio Island, Isola del Giglio, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
73.6km (45.7 miles) Punta delle Cannelle, Giglio Island, Isola del Giglio, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 
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