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Herderite from
Sauberg Mine, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Herderite
Formula:CaBePO4(F,OH)
Comments:Specimens on the compositional boundary between herderite and hydroxylherderite
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Kingsbury, A.W.G. (1958) Two beryllium minerals new to Britain: euclase and herderite. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 31, n° 240, 815-817. (referring to herderite from the type locality);
Palache, C., Berman, H., and Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 822.;
Wittern (2001) Mineralfundorte in Deutschland.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Herderite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sauberg Mine, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Herderite
92.9km (57.7 miles) Epprechtstein, Kirchenlamitz, Weißenstadt, Wunsiedel in Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
97.1km (60.3 miles) Reinersreuth quarry (Köhlerloh quarry), Großer Waldstein, Reinersreuth, Sparneck, Hof, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
97.5km (60.6 miles) Grasyma Quarry, Großer Waldstein, Weißenstadt, Wunsiedel in Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
 
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