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Almandine from
Sommafiume pegmatitic dyke (Alpe Sommafiume; Marategno Mine), Dorio, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy

Locality type:Dike
Classification
Species:Almandine
Formula:Fe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:- Gramaccioli, C.M., Scaini, G., Gentile, P., De Michele, V., Mannucci, G. (1992): Natura in Lombardia. I Minerali. Regione Lombardia, Ed., Milano, 223 pp.; - Giorgio Taravella (198x): LE PEGMATITI AFFIORANTI IN LOMBARDIA. 8-11 pp.; Magistretti L. (1946): Osservazioni sui nuovi filoni pegmatitici individuati alle falde del M. Legnoncino, sopra il laghetto di Piona e in particolare sui minerali della pegmatite presso l'Alpe Sommafiume. Atti Soc. Ital. Sc. Nat., 85, 136-146; Fagnani G., Battaini C. (1948): Itinerari mineralogici. Comune di Dervio. Filone di pegmatite di Sommafiume. Natura, 39, 2, 89-93; Scaini G. (1972): Filone di pegmatite di Sommafiume. miniera Marategno in località Alpe di Sommafiume. In: Boscardin M., de Michele V., Scaini G. (eds.), Itinerari mineralogici della Lombardia. Museo Civico di Storia Naturale e Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali, Milano, 50-52; Del Caldo A., Moro C., Gramaccioli C.M., Boscardin M. (1973): Guida ai Minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Ed., Milano, 208 pp.; Vignola P., Fransolet A.-M., Guastoni A., Appiani R. (2011): Le pegmatiti di Piona. Recenti studi sui filoni Malpensata, Luna e Sommafiume. Riv. Mineral. Ital., 35, 1, 30-38.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Almandine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sommafiume pegmatitic dyke (Alpe Sommafiume; Marategno Mine), Dorio, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Almandine
1.0km (0.6 miles) Alpe Sparesè, Dorio, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
2.3km (1.4 miles) Luna pegmatitic dyke, Dorio, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
3.0km (1.9 miles) Laghetto pegmatitic dyke (Laghetto Quarry), Piona Peninsula, Colico, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
3.4km (2.1 miles) Malpensata pegmatitic dyke (Olgiasca-Malpensata; Croce Quarry; Secondi dyke), Piona Peninsula, Colico, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
3.6km (2.3 miles) Rivetta (Piona), Colico, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
15.6km (9.7 miles) Bitto di Gerola Valley (Gerola Valley), Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
16.0km (9.9 miles) Bomino Valley, Gerola Alta, Bitto di Gerola Valley (Gerola Valley), Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
16.7km (10.3 miles) Soè Valley, Bodengo Valley, Valchiavenna, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
17.9km (11.1 miles) Pizzo Paglia pegmatite dyke, Leggia Valley, Leggia, Grono, Moesa Region, Grisons, Switzerland
23.3km (14.5 miles) Tanno, Chiavenna, Valchiavenna, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
 
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