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Wavellite from
Tazna Mine (Tasna Mine; Tazna-Rosario Mine), Cerro Tazna, Atocha-Quechisla District, Nor Chichas Province, Potosí, Bolivia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Wavellite
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tazna Mine (Tasna Mine; Tazna-Rosario Mine), Cerro Tazna, Atocha-Quechisla District, Nor Chichas Province, Potosí, Bolivia
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
35.3km (21.9 miles) A Chocaya mine, Chocaya-Animas (Animas-Chocaya), Atocha-Quechisla District, Sud Chichas Province, Potosí, Bolivia
48.1km (29.9 miles) B Pulacayo Mine (Huanchaca mine), Huanchaca, Antonio Quijarro Province, Potosí, Bolivia
127.4km (79.2 miles) C Cerro de Potosí (Cerro Rico), Potosí City, Potosí, Bolivia
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