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Wavellite from
Phosphate occurrence, Fumade, Castelnau-de-Brassac, Tarn, Occitanie, France

Locality type:Occurrence
Classification
Species:Wavellite
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Habit:sprays, balls of thick xx, thin needles
Colour:colorless, white, yellowish, greenish
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:SEM-EDS
References
References:GAYRAUD, L. (2010): Gisement de phosphates de Castelnau-de-Brassac aux environs de Fumade (Tarn), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 107, 12-17.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Cacoxeniteβ“˜2 photos of Wavellite associated with Cacoxenite at this locality.
Turquoiseβ“˜1 photo of Wavellite associated with Turquoise at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Phosphate occurrence, Fumade, Castelnau-de-Brassac, Tarn, Occitanie, France
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