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Anhydrite from
Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy

Locality type:Mountain
Classification
Species:Anhydrite
Formula:CaSO4
Comments:Found in ejecta blocks with Sellaite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rath, G. vom, 1877: Über einige durch vulkanische Dämpfe gebildete Mineralien des Vesuvs, Verhandlungen des Naturhistorischen Vereins der Rheinlande, 144-167; Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (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.: 39.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Sellaite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Anhydrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Anhydrite
32.2km (20.0 miles) Torregaveta, Bacoli, Naples, Campania, Italy
 
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