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Villiaumite from
Aris Quarries (Ariskop Quarry; Railway Quarry), Aris, Windhoek District, Khomas Region, Namibia

Locality type:Quarry
Comments:Weak red fluorescence to LW UV.
Validity:Believed Valid
References:von Knorring, O., Petersen, O. V. Karup-Moeller, S., Leonardsen, E. S. and Condliffe, E. (1992) Tuperssuatsiaite, from Aris phonolite, Windhoek, Namibia. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie Monatsh., 1992, 145-152.;
Petersen, O.V., Fockenberg, T., Toft, P.C. & Rattay, M. (1997) Natrophosphate from the Aris phonolites, Windhoek, Namibia. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte 1997, 511-517.;
Windisch, W. (2014) An introduction to micromounting.;
Jost, B.M., Koller, F., Vogel, N., Ulmer, P., and Driesner, T. (2014) Origin of water in miarolitic cavities of the Ariskop phonolite, Namibia. Goldschmidt 2014, 8-13 June, Sacramento, California USA, Abstracts, 1177.;
Kolitsch, U., Blaß, G., Jahn, S., Cámara, F., von Bezing, L., Wartha, R. R., Tremmel, G., Sturla, M., Cerea, P., Skebo, M. and Ciriotti, M. E. (2016) Aris - mineralogy of the famous alkaline phonolite. AMI - Associazione Micromineralogica Italiana, Cremona, Italy, 95 pp.;
http://www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/aris.htm; Koller F, Skoda R, Palfi A, Popp F, Jost B (2014) Paleogene phonolites of the Aris, Staalhart and Klinghardt groups, central and south Namibia, Africa. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 194
Associated Minerals:
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Tuperssuatsiaite23 photos of Villiaumite associated with Tuperssuatsiaite at this locality.
Ellingsenite22 photos of Villiaumite associated with Ellingsenite at this locality.
Aegirine20 photos of Villiaumite associated with Aegirine at this locality.
Makatite4 photos of Villiaumite associated with Makatite at this locality.
Fluorite4 photos of Villiaumite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
UM1990-66-SiO:CaFHNa4 photos of Villiaumite associated with UM1990-66-SiO:CaFHNa at this locality.
Unnamed (Sazhinite-related mineral I)3 photos of Villiaumite associated with Unnamed (Sazhinite-related mineral I) at this locality.
Thornasite2 photos of Villiaumite associated with Thornasite at this locality.
Natrolite2 photos of Villiaumite associated with Natrolite at this locality.
Kanemite1 photo of Villiaumite associated with Kanemite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Villiaumite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Aris Quarries (Ariskop Quarry; Railway Quarry), Aris, Windhoek District, Khomas Region, Namibia
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