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Wavellite from
Buranga pegmatite, Gatumba, Ngororero District, Western Province, Rwanda

Locality type:Pegmatite
Classification
Species:Wavellite
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bertossa, A. (1968) Inventaire des minéraux du Rwanda. Bulletin du Service Géologique de Rwanda: 4: 25-45.;
Daltry, V.D.C. and von Knorring, O. (1998) Type-mineralogy of Rwanda with particular reference to the Buranga pegmatite. Geologica Belgica: 1: 9-15.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Buranga pegmatite, Gatumba, Ngororero District, Western Province, Rwanda
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
5.5km (3.4 miles) A Rubindi pegmatite (Kabilizi), Gatumba, Ngororero District, Western Province, Rwanda
118.6km (73.7 miles) B Lueshe Mine, Nord-Kivu, DR Congo
119.5km (74.3 miles) C Nyanga pegmatite, Ankole pegmatite field, Mbarara District, Western Region, Uganda
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