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Tyuyamunite from
Lechuguilla Cave, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Eddy Co., New Mexico, USA

Locality type:Cave
Classification
Species:Tyuyamunite
Formula:Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Donald G. Davis - Extraordinary features of Lechuguilla Cave, Guadalupe Mountains, New Mexico. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 62(2): 147-157.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tyuyamunite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Lechuguilla Cave, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Eddy Co., New Mexico, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Tyuyamunite
6.1km (3.8 miles) A Carlsbad Caverns (Carlsbad Cavern), Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Eddy Co., New Mexico, USA
128.0km (79.6 miles) B Cooper Hill prospect (Rossman prospect), Van Horn-Allamoore District, Hudspeth Co., Texas, USA
144.2km (89.6 miles) C Unnamed U prospect [1] (Unnamed prospect at Hueco Gap [VH-HU-B7-1]), Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
145.2km (90.2 miles) D Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
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