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

Classification
Species:'Biotite' (not an IMA apprroved species)
Comments:Euhedral to subhedral crystals common.
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
98.5km (61.2 miles) B Unnamed diorite pegmatite [1], Fort Irwin, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
99.8km (62.0 miles) C 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) D Unnamed abandoned quarry (Unnamed small gravel quarry), Claremont, San Gabriel Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
101.7km (63.2 miles) E 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) F El Diablo Mine (Tungsten Queen; Trojan; Jackpot; Pappy), Wofford Heights, Cove District, Kern Co., California, USA
115.3km (71.7 miles) G Jensen Quarry (Oak Quarry), Jurupa Mts, Jurupa Valley, Riverside Co., California, USA
116.5km (72.4 miles) H Commercial Quarry, Sky Blue Hill, Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
121.9km (75.7 miles) I Uranus group (Uranus claims), Rattlesnake Spring, Bighorn Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
122.3km (76.0 miles) J 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) K Unnamed U occurrence, Hector, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
125.1km (77.7 miles) L Unnamed Vermiculite occurrence [1], La Sierra, Riverside, Riverside Co., California, USA
127.5km (79.2 miles) M St. Patrick's group (St. Patrick claim; Alger Creek claims), Forest Falls (Fallsvale; Fallsville; Forest Home), San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
128.3km (79.7 miles) N Unnamed U-Th-REE prospects [1], Forest Falls (Fallsvale; Fallsville; Forest Home), San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
129.7km (80.6 miles) O Martin prospects, One Hole Spring, Bighorn Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
130.3km (81.0 miles) P Rock Corral, Landers, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
132.4km (82.3 miles) Q Lucky Seven claim, Rimrock, Morongo District (Lone Valley District), San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
133.6km (83.0 miles) R Cajalco Mine (Cajalco Tin Mine; Cajalco Dumortierite occurrence), El Cerrito, Riverside Co., California, USA
148.7km (92.4 miles) S Southern Pacific Silica Quarry (Southern Pacific deposit; Nuevo Mine; Southern Pacific Quarry; S.P. Silica Quarry; S.P. Mine; Nuevo Quarry), Nuevo, Lakeview Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
149.7km (93.0 miles) T Unnamed Piemontite occurrence [1] (San Gorgonio Pass), Whitewater (White Water), San Bernardino Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
150.2km (93.3 miles) U Unnamed pegmatite [1], Whitewater (White Water), San Bernardino Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
150.5km (93.5 miles) V Unnamed Corundum occurrences [2], Soboba Hot Springs (Ritchey Hot Springs; White Sulphur Spring), San Jacinto Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
150.7km (93.6 miles) W Hazen Corundum prospect (Unnamed Corundum prospect), Soboba Hot Springs (Ritchey Hot Springs; White Sulphur Spring), San Jacinto Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
152.1km (94.5 miles) X Desert Gold claims, Whitewater (White Water), San Bernardino Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
170.3km (105.8 miles) Y Pine Knot deposit (Lucky Day; Lucky Lay), Quail Mountain, Riverside Co., California, USA
173.2km (107.6 miles) Z Anita Mine (Magee Mine; Magee & Dougherty Mine; Sage Mine), Red Mountain, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
176.0km (109.3 miles) 0 Unnamed Beryl occurrence [1], Haystack Mountain (Haystack; Boulder Mountain; Kern Knob), Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
178.0km (110.6 miles) 1 Andalusite pegmatite (group I; older pegmatites), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
178.0km (110.6 miles) 2 Granitic pegmatite occurrence (group II; younger pegmatites), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
179.9km (111.8 miles) 3 Juan Diego Mine No. 1 (Juan Diego No. 1 deposit; Rainbow Mine; Rainbow prospects), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
180.3km (112.0 miles) 4 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) 5 Unnamed Cordierite occurrence [1], Blossom Peak, Three Rivers, Tulare Co., California, USA
187.4km (116.4 miles) 6 Mirage Trail (Bump-n-Grind Trail), Rancho Mirage, Santa Rosa Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
192.0km (119.3 miles) 7 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) 8 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) 9 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
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