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Biotite from
Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA

Mineral Species
Species:'Biotite' (not an IMA apprroved species)
Description
Comments:Euhedral to subhedral crystals common.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Morgan, V. and Erd, R.C. (1969) Minerals of the Kramer borate district, California California Division of Mines and Geology Mineral Information Service: 22(9&10): 147; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 428.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Biotite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
Localities for Biotite in this Region
Mudd Mine (Western Mine; Western shaft), West Baker, Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Biotite
81.2km (50.4 miles) A Mineralite-Azurite Mine (Mineralite-Azurite group), Nicolls Peak, Weldon District, Piute Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
99.8km (62.0 miles) B Pacoima Canyon pegmatite locality (Pacoima Canyon Allanite pegmatite; Allanite locality), Pacoima Canyon, San Gabriel Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
101.4km (63.0 miles) C Unnamed abandoned quarry (Unnamed small gravel quarry), Claremont, San Gabriel Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
101.7km (63.2 miles) D Dancing Devil No. 16 anomaly (Dancing Devil No. 16 claim), Miracle Hot Springs (Hobo Hot Springs), Kern River Uranium District, Kern Co., California, USA
103.1km (64.1 miles) E El Diablo Mine (Tungsten Queen; Trojan; Jackpot; Pappy), Wofford Heights, Cove District, Kern Co., California, USA
115.3km (71.7 miles) F Jensen Quarry (Oak Quarry), Jurupa, Jurupa Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
116.5km (72.4 miles) G Commercial Quarry, Sky Blue Hill, Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
121.9km (75.7 miles) H Uranus group (Uranus claims), Old Woman Spring, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
122.3km (76.0 miles) I Red Boulder No. 1 prospect (Unnamed REE-U-Th occurrence [1]), One Hole Spring, Bighorn Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
122.9km (76.4 miles) J Unnamed U occurrence, Hector, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
125.1km (77.7 miles) K Unnamed Vermiculite occurrence, La Sierra, Riverside Co., California, USA
127.5km (79.2 miles) L St. Patrick's group (St. Patrick claim; Alger Creek claims), Mill Creek, Forest Home, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
129.7km (80.6 miles) M Martin prospects, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
130.3km (81.0 miles) N Rock Corral, Landers, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
133.6km (83.0 miles) O Cajalco Mine (Cajalco Tin Mine; Cajalco Dumortierite occurrence), Temescal, Riverside Co., California, USA
148.7km (92.4 miles) P Southern Pacific Silica Quarry (Southern Pacific Quarry; S.P. Silica Quarry; S.P. Mine; Nuevo Quarry; Nuevo Mine), Lakeview Mountains, Nuevo, Riverside Co., California, USA
149.7km (93.0 miles) Q Piemontite occurrence (San Gorgonio pass), Whitewater, Riverside Co., California, USA
150.2km (93.3 miles) R Unnamed pegmatite, Whitewater, Riverside Co., California, USA
150.7km (93.6 miles) S Hazen Corundum prospect, San Jacinto Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
152.1km (94.5 miles) T Desert Gold Claims, Whitewater, Riverside Co., California, USA
170.4km (105.9 miles) U Pine Knot deposit (Lucky Day; Lucky Lay), Covington Flat, Riverside Co., California, USA
173.2km (107.6 miles) V Anita Mine (Magee mine; Magee & Dougherty mine; Sage mine), Red Mountain, Sage, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
176.0km (109.3 miles) W Unnamed Beryl occurrence [1], Haystack Mountain (Haystack; Boulder Mountain; Kern Knob), Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
178.0km (110.6 miles) X Andalusite pegmatite (group I; older pegmatites), Bautista Canyon, Cahuilla, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
178.0km (110.6 miles) Y Granitic pegmatite occurrence (group II; younger pegmatites), Bautista Canyon, Cahuilla, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
179.9km (111.8 miles) Z Juan Diego Mine (Juan Diego No. 1 deposit; Rainbow mine; Rainbow prospects), Juan Diego Flat, Cahuilla, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
180.3km (112.0 miles) 0 Carlton Shaft Mine (Gold Hill Mine; Gold Hill group), Shadow Mountain group (Gold Hill claim group; Glory claim group; Yucca Lilly claim group; Foster Mines; Grey Copper Mine; Balboa claim group), Shadow Mountain, Shadow Mts [1], San Bernardino Co., California, USA
187.4km (116.4 miles) 1 Unnamed Cordierite occurrence [1], Blossom Peak, Three Rivers, Tulare Co., California, USA
192.0km (119.3 miles) 2 Tourmaline King Mine (Gem claim; King mine; MS 4500; MS 4926; Schuyler mine; Wilke mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
192.1km (119.4 miles) 3 Tourmaline Queen Mine (MS 6458; Queen mine; Tourmaline Queen group; Tourmaline Queen No. 1 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 2 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 3 claim), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
193.0km (119.9 miles) 4 Little Joe adit, Stewart Mine (MS 6162; Stewart Lithia mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
193.1km (120.0 miles) 5 Little Joe No. 2 adit (Joe 2 adit; Little Joe II adit), Stewart Mine (MS 6162; Stewart Lithia mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
206.1km (128.1 miles) 6 Hill Brothers claim (Marks; Hill Brothers prospects; Kaweah River; Eshom Creek; Eshom Valley), Badger, Tulare Co., California, USA
207.1km (128.7 miles) 7 U-Thor Deposit, Riverside Co., California, USA
207.4km (128.9 miles) 8 Blue Lady Mine (Blue Tourmaline claim; Blue Bell deposit; Blue Bell mine; Exposition claim; Panama claim; San Diego claim; San Diego group), Chihuahua Valley, Warner Springs District, San Diego Co., California, USA
208.4km (129.5 miles) 9 Mack Mine (John Mac mine; Mac mine; San Luis Rey claim), Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon District, San Diego Co., California, USA
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