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Diopside from
Case Collina (Toscopomici quarry), Pitigliano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy

Classification
Species:Diopside
Formula:CaMgSi2O6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:American Mineralogist, Volume 92, pages 713-721, 2007
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sanidine2 photos of Diopside associated with Sanidine at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Case Collina (Toscopomici quarry), Pitigliano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Diopside
14.0km (8.7 miles) Monte di Cellere, Piansano, Viterbo Province, Lazio, Italy
42.8km (26.6 miles) Pian di San Martino, Vetralla, Viterbo Province, Lazio, Italy
50.1km (31.1 miles) Vispi Quarry (incl. Celli; Pian di Celle volcano), San Venanzo, Terni Province, Umbria, Italy
53.8km (33.4 miles) Siena meteorite, Lucignano d'Asso, Siena Province, Tuscany, Italy
74.2km (46.1 miles) Gavorrano Mine, Gavorrano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
74.8km (46.5 miles) Stracciacappe caldera, Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome Capital, Lazio, Italy
75.2km (46.7 miles) Punta del Fenaio, Giglio Island, Isola del Giglio, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
78.1km (48.5 miles) Colle Fabbri, Spoleto, Perugia Province, Umbria, Italy
79.3km (49.3 miles) Poggio al Montone, Montoccoli-Castellaccia area (Fosso Zanca-Filone di Montoccoli area; Zanca Valley mines), Massa Marittima, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 
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