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Calcite from
Les Aumeunes Quarry, Louverné, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire, France

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Habit:modified scalenohedra, rare twins (e.g. "Pendleton" twins)
Colour:colourless, white, pale yellow, amber
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Les Aumeunes Quarry, Louverné, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire, France
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
12.2km (7.6 miles) A Soulgé-sur-Ouette, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire, France
42.7km (26.5 miles) B Montbelleux Mine, Luitré, Ille-et-Vilaine, Brittany, France
43.1km (26.8 miles) C La Motte Saint-Gervais lime kilns, Val-d'Izé, Ille-et-Vilaine, Brittany, France
67.2km (41.8 miles) D Erbray, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, France
72.1km (44.8 miles) E Bois-de-la-Roche quarry, Saint-Aubin-des-Châteaux, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, France
75.5km (46.9 miles) F Ardoisières, Trélazé, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
78.2km (48.6 miles) G Ingrandes quarry, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
82.2km (51.1 miles) H Chateaupanne quarry, Montjean-sur-Loire, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
89.6km (55.7 miles) I Liré quarry, Liré, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
96.5km (59.9 miles) J Jousselin quarry, Saint-Pierre-Montlimart, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
103.4km (64.3 miles) K Soumont-Saint-Quentin, Calvados, Normandy, France
111.6km (69.3 miles) L Laize-la-Ville, Calvados, Normandy, France
114.6km (71.2 miles) M Montmartin-sur-Mer, Manche, Normandy, France
114.8km (71.3 miles) N Quatre Étalons quarry, Saint-André-de-la-Marche, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
116.4km (72.3 miles) O Montreuil-Bellay, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
122.1km (75.8 miles) P Lozon, Manche, Normandy, France
122.3km (76.0 miles) Q L'Erdurière, Couëron, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, France
141.8km (88.1 miles) R Bavent quarry, Calvados, Normandy, France
149.6km (93.0 miles) S La Mine d'Or beach alluvials, Penestin, Morbihan, Brittany, France
151.1km (93.9 miles) T Pointe du Bile beach alluvials, Penestin, Morbihan, Brittany, France
153.9km (95.6 miles) U Le Nez Point, Jersey
157.3km (97.7 miles) V Hermitage, St Helier, Jersey
165.8km (103.0 miles) W Ronez quarry, Jersey
166.1km (103.2 miles) X Sorrel Point, Jersey
181.1km (112.5 miles) Y Siouville-Hague, Manche, Normandy, France
189.0km (117.5 miles) Z Sark's Hope Mine, Little Sark, Sark, Bailiwick of Guernsey
204.4km (127.0 miles) 0 Cinq Coux quarry (Beausoleil quarry), Thorigné, Deux-Sèvres, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
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