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Aluminocerite-(Ce) from
Lagmannsvik, Hamarøy, Nordland, Norway

Classification
Species:Aluminocerite-(Ce)
Formula:(Ce,La,Ca)9(Al,Fe3+)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Comments:Small rose-colored crystals and irregular grains. Microprobe analysis in 1990 recognized that it was a cerite-(Ce) but with dominant Al in the M site of the structure, (Before first description of the species aluminocerite-(Ce))
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Raade , G. Austrheim, H. & Sæbø, P.C. (1990): Cerite-(Ce) from Lagmannsvik, Hamarøy. Interne notater 1961-1990. Mineralogisk-Geologisk Museum, UiO, 153-154; Husdal, T. (2011): Tysfjordgranittens pegmatitter. Stein. 38 (4): 4-35
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Tengerite-(Y)4 photos of Aluminocerite-(Ce) associated with Tengerite-(Y) at this locality.
Allanite-(Ce)1 photo of Aluminocerite-(Ce) associated with Allanite-(Ce) at this locality.
Bastnäsite-(Ce)1 photo of Aluminocerite-(Ce) associated with Bastnäsite-(Ce) at this locality.
Yttrofluorite1 photo of Aluminocerite-(Ce) associated with Yttrofluorite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aluminocerite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Lagmannsvik, Hamarøy, Nordland, Norway
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