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Sauconite from
Bou Arhous deposit, Jbel Bou Arhous, Oriental, Morocco

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Sauconite
Formula:Na0.3Zn3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Flavien Choulet, Nicolas Charles, Luc Barbanson, Yannick Branquet, Stanislas Sizaret, Aomar Ennaciri, Lakhlifi Badra, Yan Chen (2014): Non-sulfide zinc deposits of the Moroccan High Atlas: Multi-scale characterization and origin. Ore Geology Reviews, 56, 115-140.; F. Choulet, M. Buatier, L. Barbanson, R. Guégan, A. Ennaciri (2016): Zinc-rich clays in supergene non-sulfide zinc deposits. Mineralium Deposita 51, 467–490.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sauconite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bou Arhous deposit, Jbel Bou Arhous, Oriental, Morocco
 
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