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Gurimite from
Gurim anticline, Hatrurim Formation, Negev, Israel

Locality type:Anticline
Classification
Species:Gurimite
Formula:Ba3(VO4)2
Chemical Analyses:
Empirical formulae:
1(Ba2.794K0.092Ca0.084Na0.033Sr0.0173.020(V5+1.827S6+0.091P50.051Al0.040Si0.005Fe3+0.0052.017O8
Sample references:
SampleReference
1Type SpecimenGaluskina, I.O., Galuskin, E.V., Vapnik, Y., Prusik, K., Stasiak, M., Dzier?anowski, P., Murashko, M. (2017): Gurimite, Ba3(VO4)2, and hexacelsian, BaAl2Si2O8 – two new minerals from schorlomite-rich paralava of the Hatrurim Complex, Negev Desert, Israel. Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1009-1019.
Comments:occur in oval polymineralic inclusions in paralava
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Galuskina, I.O., Vapnik, Y., Prusik, K., Dzierz˙anowski, P., Murashko, M. and Galuskin, E.V. (2013) Gurimite, IMA 2013-032. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2708; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709.; Galuskina, I.O., Galuskin, E.V., Vapnik, Y., Prusik, K., Stasiak, M., Dzierżanowski, P., Murashko, M. (2017): Gurimite, Ba3(VO4)2, and hexacelsian, BaAl2Si2O8 – two new minerals from schorlomite-rich paralava of the Hatrurim Complex, Negev Desert, Israel. Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1009-1019 ; Arkadiusz Krzątała, Evgeny V. Galuskin, Irina O. Galuskina, Yevgeny Vapnik (2018) “Uranian cuspidine” – a potentially new mineral from paralava of Eastern Gurim, Hatrurim Complex, Israel. in abstracts of the 22nd IMA Meeting Melbourne p 358
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gurimite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Gurim anticline, Hatrurim Formation, Negev, Israel
Nearest other occurrences of Gurimite
9.3km (5.8 miles) Hatrurim Formation, Negev, Israel
 
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