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Lithian Muscovite from
Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:'Lithian Muscovite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Comments:Reported only from the vein-type ore bodies.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Yirang Chen (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(2), 25-30; Xiaofeng Cao, Xinbiao Lü, Mouchun He, Hong Niu, Baofeng Du, and Wei Mei (2009): Mineral Deposits 28(5), 611-620; Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Lithian Muscovite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
Nearest other occurrences of Lithian Muscovite
241.7km (150.2 miles) A Yichun Mine (Mine No. 414), Yichun complex (Yashan batholith), Yuanzhou District, Yichun Prefecture, Jiangxi Province, China
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