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Tourmaline from
Pyingyi Taung (Pyin Gyi Taung), Male (Marle; Marla), Letpanhla, Singu Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar

Classification
Species:'Tourmaline' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Comments:As of 2014 no analytic work has been done to find the species found here.
Habit:prism and pyramid
Colour:yellow or pink often with characteristic black caps
Luminescent properties:none
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Harald Schillhammer collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Albite1 photo of Tourmaline associated with Albite at this locality.
Rubellite1 photo of Tourmaline associated with Rubellite at this locality.
Smoky Quartz1 photo of Tourmaline associated with Smoky Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tourmaline data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pyingyi Taung (Pyin Gyi Taung), Male (Marle; Marla), Letpanhla, Singu Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
Photo GalleryView Gallery (16 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Tourmaline
41.2km (25.6 miles) Sakangyi pegmatites, Sakangyi (Sakhan-gyi), Kyauk-Pyat-That, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
43.8km (27.2 miles) Thit-seint-kone, Kyauk-Pyat-That, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
44.4km (27.6 miles) Myan Gyi mine (Myaing-Gyi mine), Thurein-taung, Kyauk-Pyat-That, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
44.7km (27.8 miles) Kabaing (Ka-Pine; Khabine), Kyauk-Pyat-That, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
44.8km (27.8 miles) Kin-ko-lan-bauk, Kin (Guard Post), Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
46.8km (29.1 miles) Wet-loo (Wetloo), Kyauk-Pyat-That, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
52.7km (32.7 miles) Pan-taw (Pandaw), Kyatpyin North, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
54.4km (33.8 miles) Shwe-pyi-aye, Mogok Valley, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
55.3km (34.4 miles) In-jauk (In-chauk), Bernardmyo, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
55.5km (34.5 miles) Lin-yaung-chi (Bright Light Rays), Mogok Valley, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
 
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