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Roscherite from
Greifenstein Rocks, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany

Classification
Species:Roscherite
Formula:Ca2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Slavik, F. (1914) Neue Phosphate vom Greifenstein bei Ehrenfriedersdorf. Bulletin international de l’ Académie des Sciences de Bohème: 19: 1-16.;
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: 783, 969.;
Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf)
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Eosphorite
Lacroixite
Morinite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Viitaniemiite2 photos of Roscherite associated with Viitaniemiite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Roscherite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Greifenstein Rocks, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Roscherite
54.1km (33.6 miles) Sadisdorf, Schmiedeberg, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
 
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