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Rhodonite from
Hijikuzu mine, Iwaizumi-cho, Shimohei District, Iwate, Japan

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Rhodonite
Formula:Mn2+SiO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dr. Matsuo Nambu ore collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Nambu, M., Tanida, K., & Kitamura, T. (1977). Mineralogical study of manganese silicate ores in Northeastern Japan (XXI) Bustamite from Hijikuzu mine, Iwate Prefecture. Bull Res Inst Mineral Dressing and Metall, Tohoku Univ, 33, 31-42.
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Mineral Data:Click here to view Rhodonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hijikuzu mine, Iwaizumi-cho, Shimohei District, Iwate, Japan
 
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