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Ferristrunzite from
Mont-des-Groseillers, Blaton, Mons, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium

Classification
Species:Ferristrunzite
Formula:Fe3+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
Habit:Radiating sprays of acicular crystals.
Colour:White.
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Peacor, D.R., Dunn, P.J.,Simmons,W.B. and Ramik, R.A. (1987): Ferristrunzite, a new member of the strunzite group, from Blaton, Belgium. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte 1987,
453-457
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Cacoxenite13 photos of Ferristrunzite associated with Cacoxenite at this locality.
Strengite12 photos of Ferristrunzite associated with Strengite at this locality.
Beraunite10 photos of Ferristrunzite associated with Beraunite at this locality.
Whitmoreite8 photos of Ferristrunzite associated with Whitmoreite at this locality.
Rockbridgeite4 photos of Ferristrunzite associated with Rockbridgeite at this locality.
Phosphosiderite3 photos of Ferristrunzite associated with Phosphosiderite at this locality.
Mitridatite3 photos of Ferristrunzite associated with Mitridatite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Ferristrunzite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mont-des-Groseillers, Blaton, Mons, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
Photo GalleryView Gallery (36 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Ferristrunzite
88.0km (54.7 miles) Haut-le-Wastia, Anhée, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
 
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