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Cordierite from
Tucumán, Argentina

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Optical Analysis
References
References:Raúl Jorge Tauber Larry; Hugo A. Peña (1970): Minerales y rocas de aplicación de la Provincia de Tucumán. Secretaría de Estado de Comercio, Industria y Minería. Dirección Provincial de Minas. Tucumán. República Argentina.
Specimen source:Personally collected
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Diopside4 photos of Cordierite associated with Diopside at this locality.
Quartz2 photos of Cordierite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tucumán, Argentina
Localities for Cordierite in this Region
Tafí del Valle Department, Tucumán, Argentina
Estancia Anchilla Pegmatite District, Tafí del Valle Department, Tucumán, Argentina
San Fenancio Mine, Estancia Anchilla, Tafí del Valle Department, Tucumán, Argentina
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