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Wavellite from
Minancos Mine, Barrancos, Barrancos, Beja District, Portugal

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Wavellite
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
SEM-EDS
References
References:Pedro Alves collection and analytical data.
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Minancos Mine, Barrancos, Barrancos, Beja District, Portugal
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
67.2km (41.8 miles) A Bugalho Mine, São Brás dos Matos, Alandroal, Évora District, Portugal
75.6km (47.0 miles) B Miguel Vacas Mine, Conceição, Vila Viçosa, Évora District, Portugal
Mineral and/or Locality  
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