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Scheelite from
Corporate Drive construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Construction Site
Classification
Species:Scheelite
Formula:Ca(WO4)
Comments:Mostly sub-cm grains scattered in the amphibolite, detectable mainly by SW UV fluorescence. Tiny grains near faults in the marble.
Habit:anhedral to subhedral
Colour:pale gray to white
Luminescent properties:blue-white
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visual (Fluorescence)
References
References:Harold Moritz collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Oligoclase2 photos of Scheelite associated with Oligoclase at this locality.
Phlogopite2 photos of Scheelite associated with Phlogopite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Scheelite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Corporate Drive construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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