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

Locality type:Dike
Classification
Species:'Monazite' (not an IMA approved species)
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.; Gramaccioli, C.M., Scaini, G., Gentile, P., De Michele, V., Mannucci, G. (1992): Natura in Lombardia. I Minerali. Regione Lombardia, Ed., Milano, 223 pp.; Cantadore F., Gramaccioli C. M. (1969): Osservazioni sulla diffusione di alcuni minerali delle terre rare nelle pegmatiti piemontesi e lombarde. Natura, 60, 2, 96-102; 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; Gramaccioli C.M. (1975): Minerali alpini e prealpini. Istituto Italiano Edizioni Atlas, Bergamo, 2 vol., 472 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Monazite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sommafiume pegmatitic dyke (Alpe Sommafiume; Marategno Mine), Dorio, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Monazite
28.3km (17.6 miles) Gneiss quarries, Arvigo, Calanca, Calanca Valley, Moesa, Mesolcina Valley (Misox), Grisons, Switzerland
78.8km (48.9 miles) Selva, Sedrun, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grisons, Switzerland
80.6km (50.1 miles) Castelluccio Quarry, Montecrestese, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
80.8km (50.2 miles) Clogstafel Mount (Punta Clogstafel), Vallone del Vannino, Formazza, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
81.3km (50.5 miles) Pioda quartz vein, Premia, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
83.6km (51.9 miles) Agaro Lake, Premia, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
85.7km (53.3 miles) Bocchetta d'Arbola (Albrun Pass), Devero Alp, Baceno, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
87.9km (54.6 miles) Ägene Valley (Äginen Valley; Aeginen Valley), Ulrichen, Obergoms, Goms, Valais, Switzerland
95.1km (59.1 miles) Valmaggia, Varallo Sesia, Vercelli Province, Piedmont, Italy
 
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