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Hematite from
Montecchio Cave, Semproniano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Cave
Classification
Species:Hematite
Formula:Fe2O3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:De Waele, J., Galli, E., Piccini, L., and Rossi, A. (2013) Descrizione morfologica e mineralogica della grotta ipogenica sulfurea di Montecchio (Grosseto, Toscana). In: Cucchi, F., and Gudi, P. (eds.), Atti del XXI Congresso Nazionale di Speleologia “Diffusione delle conoscenze”, Sessione Attività di esplorazione e ricerca. Trieste 2-5 giugno 2011. Edizioni Università di Trieste, Trieste, 380-386; Piccini, L., De Waele, J., Galli, E., Polyak, V.J., Bernasconi, S.M., and Asmeron, Y. (2015) Sulphuric acid speleogenesis and landscape evolution: Montecchio cave, Albegna river valley (Southern Tuscany, Italy). Geomorphology, 229, 134–143; D’Angeli, M.I., De Waele, J., Carbone, C., Parise, M., Madonia, G., and Vattano, M. (2017) Secondary minerals from Italian sulfuric acid caves. In: Moore, K., White, S. (eds.), Proceedings of the 17th International Congress of Speleology, Sidney, NSW, Australia, July 22-28, 2017. Australian Speleological Federation Inc., Sideney, Vol.1, 237-241; D'Angeli, I. M., Carbone, C., Nagostinis, M., Parise, M., Vattano, M., Madonia, G., and De Waele, J. (2018) New insights on secondary minerals from Italian sulfuric acid caves. International Journal of Speleology, 47, 3, 271-291.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Montecchio Cave, Semproniano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
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54.8km (34.1 miles) Gavorrano Mine, Gavorrano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
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58.0km (36.0 miles) Cretaio, Prata, Massa Marittima, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
58.8km (36.5 miles) Accesa mine, Massa Marittima, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
 
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