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Rubellite from
Paprok (Papruk Mine; Paprowk Mine), Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan

Classification
Species:Tourmaline var: Rubellite
Formula:A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Lyckberg, P. (2011): Edelstein-Pegmatite in Afghanistan: Paprok. Mineralien-Welt. 22 (3): 46-57
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Tourmaline1 photo of Rubellite associated with Tourmaline at this locality.
Microlite Group1 photo of Rubellite associated with Microlite Group at this locality.
Microcline1 photo of Rubellite associated with Microcline at this locality.
Elbaite1 photo of Rubellite associated with Elbaite at this locality.
Cleavelandite1 photo of Rubellite associated with Cleavelandite at this locality.
Lepidolite1 photo of Rubellite associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rubellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Paprok (Papruk Mine; Paprowk Mine), Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
Nearest other occurrences of Rubellite
60.6km (37.6 miles) Nangalam pegmatite field (Nanghalam), Dara-i-Pech District (Pech District), Kunar, Afghanistan
65.9km (40.9 miles) Dara-i-Pech pegmatite field (Darra-i-Pech; Darra-e-Pech; Pech; Peech; Page), Chapa Dara District, Kunar, Afghanistan
 
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