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Lazulite from
Conservice quarry, Serra da Vereda, Boquira, Bahia, Brazil

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Lazulite
Formula:MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:al and metamorphic zircon crystals near to each other. The crystals sit in a matrix of polygonal quartz (Qtz), with muscovite (Mu) preferably along quartz grain boundaries, accompanied by hematite (Hem), rutile (Rut) and rare phosphate (berlinite Ber; black areas in (a) near berlinite and in (b) near muscovite are outbreaks in thin section). Notable is a high micro-porosity, especially well visible in (a). The zircon crystals also show the craters produced by laser ablation for age determination
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Lazulite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Conservice quarry, Serra da Vereda, Boquira, Bahia, Brazil
Nearest other occurrences of Lazulite
43.2km (26.9 miles) Sitio Novo quarry, Serra da Vereda, Boquira, Bahia, Brazil
52.4km (32.6 miles) Vaca Morta quarry, Serra da Vereda, Boquira, Bahia, Brazil
72.9km (45.3 miles) Serra da Mangabeira, Paramirim, Bahia, Brazil
 
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