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Pyrophyllite from
Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy

Classification
Species:Pyrophyllite
Formula:Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References: Boscardin M., De Michele V. and Scaini G. (1972): Itinerari mineralogici della Lombardia. Museo Civico di Storia Naturale, Milano 1972, pagg. 124.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrophyllite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy
Localities for Pyrophyllite in this Region
Bonomi Quarry, Cuasso al Piano, Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy
Gebel Quarry (Mantegazza Quarry; Subalpina Quarry; Bianchi Quarry), Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy
Puricelli Quarry, Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrophyllite
38.7km (24.1 miles) A Piano del Lavonchio (Piano dei Lavonchi), Rio Vasca, Craveggia, Vigezzo Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
72.7km (45.2 miles) B Scalcoggia Creek, Madesimo, Spluga Valley (San Giacomo Valley), Valchiavenna, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
86.6km (53.8 miles) C Gasenried, St Niklaus, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
91.4km (56.8 miles) D Brunegg pass, Turtmann Valley, Valais, Switzerland
130.5km (81.1 miles) E Brunnihore, St Stephan, Simme Valley, Bern, Switzerland
184.4km (114.6 miles) F Libiola Mine, Sestri Levante, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
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