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Columbite-(Mn)

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About Columbite-(Mn)Hide

Formula:
Mn2+Nb2O6
Colour:
Black to brownish black; reddish brown in transmitted light
Lustre:
Vitreous, Sub-Metallic
Hardness:
6
Specific Gravity:
5.20 - 6.65
Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Member of:
Name:
Originally referred to as manganocolumbite, it was changed to the current form in 2008 (Burke 2008). The name refers to the relationship to the other columbite group species, with dominant manganese. The columbite group name refers to columbium, an old name for the element niobium.

Classification of Columbite-(Mn)Hide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
4.DB.35

4 : OXIDES (Hydroxides, V[5,6] vanadates, arsenites, antimonites, bismuthites, sulfites, selenites, tellurites, iodates)
D : Metal: Oxygen = 1:2 and similar
B : With medium-sized cations; chains of edge-sharing octahedra
8.3.2.4

8 : MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
3 : AB2O6
18.1.39

18 : Niobates and Tantalates
1 : Niobates and tantalates containing neither rare earths nor U

Physical Properties of Columbite-(Mn)Hide

Vitreous, Sub-Metallic
Transparency:
Transparent, Translucent, Opaque
Colour:
Black to brownish black; reddish brown in transmitted light
Streak:
Dark red to black
Hardness:
Tenacity:
Brittle
Cleavage:
Distinct/Good
Distinct on {100}, less distinct on {010}.
Fracture:
Irregular/Uneven, Sub-Conchoidal
Density:
5.20 - 6.65 g/cm3 (Measured)    5.30 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of Columbite-(Mn)Hide

Type:
Biaxial (-)
Dispersion:
r > v strong

Chemical Properties of Columbite-(Mn)Hide

Formula:
Mn2+Nb2O6

Chemical AnalysisHide

Oxide wt%:
 12
Ta2O542.08 %29.45 %
Nb2O539.04 %50.34 %
TiO20.12 %0.04 %
WO30.04 %0.14 %
MnO16.35 %17.59 %
FeO0.73 %1.07 %
Total:98.36 %98.63 %
Empirical formulas:
Sample IDEmpirical Formula
3(Mn0.95Fe3+0.05)1.00(Nb1.71Ta0.24Ti0.05)2.00O6.00
4(Mn0.95Fe3+0.05)1.00(Nb1.71Ta0.24Ti0.05)2.00O6.00
5(Mn0.49Fe0.39Mg0.01W0.02)0.91(Nb1.68Ta0.16)1.84O6
Sample references:
IDLocalityReference
1Ågskardet, Holandsfjorden, Meløy, Nordland, NorwayKristiansen, R. (1994): To nye mineraler for Norge- manganokolumbitt og hingganitt-(Yb). STEIN 21 (2), 88-93.
2  "  "Kristiansen, R. (1994): To nye mineraler for Norge- manganokolumbitt og hingganitt-(Yb). STEIN 21 (2), 88-93
3Palelni mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, MyanmarPavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2018), S. Ellenberger material
4  "  "  "  "
5Ambatonapetraka pegmatites, Mangarano, Antsirabe II, Vakinankaratra, MadagascarRanorosoa, N. (1986): Etude mineralogique des pegmatites du champ de la Sahatany, Madagascar. These de Doctorat de l`Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse

Crystallography of Columbite-(Mn)Hide

Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Class (H-M):
mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) - Dipyramidal
Space Group:
Pbcn
Cell Parameters:
a = 14.433(2) Å, b = 5.7637(7) Å, c = 5.0832(8) Å
Ratio:
a:b:c = 2.504 : 1 : 0.882
Unit Cell V:
422.86 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
4
Morphology:
Crystals short prismatic or equant, also tabular; in groups of parallel or subparallel crystals; massiv.
Twinning:
On {021} and {023}, may produce pseudohexagonal trillings.
Comment:
Synthetic material. Strong subcell has b/3.

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

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Radiation - Copper Kα
Data Set:
Data courtesy of RRUFF project at University of Arizona, used with permission.

Synonyms of Columbite-(Mn)Hide

Other Language Names for Columbite-(Mn)Hide

Relationship of Columbite-(Mn) to other SpeciesHide

Member of:
Other Members of this group:
Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
Columbite-(Mg)(Mg,Fe,Mn)(Nb,Ta)2O6Orth.
Qitianlingite(Fe,Mn)2(Nb,Ta)2WO10Orth.
Tantalite-(Fe)Fe2+Ta2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
Tantalite-(Mg)(Mg,Fe2+)(Ta,Nb)2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
Forms a series with:

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
17 photos of Columbite-(Mn) associated with BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
8 photos of Columbite-(Mn) associated with AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
7 photos of Columbite-(Mn) associated with Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
6 photos of Columbite-(Mn) associated with QuartzSiO2
5 photos of Columbite-(Mn) associated with HydroxycalciomicroliteCa1.5Ta2O6(OH)
4 photos of Columbite-(Mn) associated with OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
4 photos of Columbite-(Mn) associated with MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
4 photos of Columbite-(Mn) associated with CleavelanditeNa(AlSi3O8)
4 photos of Columbite-(Mn) associated with MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
3 photos of Columbite-(Mn) associated with ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

4.DB.05ArgutiteGeO2Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P42/mnm
4.DB.05CassiteriteSnO2Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P42/mnm
4.DB.05PlattneritePbO2Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m)
4.DB.05PyrolusiteMn4+O2Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P42/mnm
4.DB.05RutileTiO2Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P42/mnm
4.DB.05TripuhyiteFe3+Sb5+O4Tet.
4.DB.05TugarinoviteMoO2Mon.
4.DB.05Varlamoffite(Sn,Fe)(O,OH)2
4.DB.10ByströmiteMgSb2O6Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P4/nmm
4.DB.10Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P42/mnm
4.DB.10Tapiolite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P42/mnm
4.DB.10OrdoñeziteZnSb2O6Tet.
4.DB.15bAkhtenskiteε-Mn4+O2Hex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
4.DB.15cNsutite(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2Hex.
4.DB.15aParamontroseiteV4+O2Orth.
4.DB.15aRamsdelliteMn4+O2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
4.DB.20Scrutinyiteα-PbO2Orth.
4.DB.25IshikawaiteU4+Fe2+Nb2O8Mon.
4.DB.25Ixiolite(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8Orth.
4.DB.25Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8Mon. 2/m : P2/b
4.DB.25SrilankiteZrTi2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.25Yttrocolumbite-(Y)Y(U4+,Fe2+)Nb2O8
4.DB.25Calciosamarskite(Ca,Fe3+,Y)2(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O8Mon.
4.DB.25Samarskite-(Yb)(Yb,Y,U,Th,Ca,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O8Mon. 2/m : P2/b
4.DB.30FerberiteFeWO4Mon. 2/m : P2/b
4.DB.30HübneriteMnWO4Mon. 2/m : P2/b
4.DB.30Sanmartinite(Zn,Fe)WO4Mon. 2/m : P21/b
4.DB.30KrasnoselskiteCoWO4Mon.
4.DB.30HeftetjerniteScTaO4Mon. 2/m
4.DB.30HuanzalaiteMgWO4Mon. 2/m : P2/b
4.DB.35Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.35Tantalite-(Fe)Fe2+Ta2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.35Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.35Columbite-(Mg)(Mg,Fe,Mn)(Nb,Ta)2O6Orth.
4.DB.35Qitianlingite(Fe,Mn)2(Nb,Ta)2WO10Orth.
4.DB.35Magnocolumbite(Mg,Fe,Mn)(Nb,Ta)2O6
4.DB.35Tantalite-(Mg)(Mg,Fe2+)(Ta,Nb)2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
4.DB.40FerrowodginiteFe2+Sn4+Ta2O8Mon.
4.DB.40LithiotantiteLiTa3O8Mon.
4.DB.40LithiowodginiteLiTa3O8Mon.
4.DB.40TitanowodginiteMn2+TiTa2O8Mon.
4.DB.40WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8Mon.
4.DB.40FerrotitanowodginiteFe2+TiTa2O8Mon.
4.DB.40WolframowodginiteMn(Mn,Sn,Fe,Ta)(W,Ta,Nb)2O8
4.DB.45TivaniteV3+TiO3(OH)Mon.
4.DB.50Carmichaelite(Ti,Cr,Fe)[O2-x(OH)x]Mon. 2/m : P21/b
4.DB.55AlumotantiteAlTaO4Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.60Biehlite((Sb,As)O)2[MoO4]Mon.

Related Minerals - Dana Grouping (8th Ed.)Hide

8.3.2.1Tantalite-(Fe)Fe2+Ta2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
8.3.2.2Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
8.3.2.3Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
8.3.2.5Columbite-(Mg)(Mg,Fe,Mn)(Nb,Ta)2O6Orth.

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

18.1.1LithiotantiteLiTa3O8Mon.
18.1.2LueshiteNaNbO3Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
18.1.3NatroniobiteNaNbO3Mon.
18.1.4FranconiteNa(Nb2O5)(OH) · 3H2OMon.
18.1.5NatrotantiteNa2Ta4O11Mon.
18.1.6IrtyshiteNa2(Ta,Nb)4O11Hex.
18.1.7Rankamaite(Na,K)3(Ta,Nb,Al)11(O,OH)31Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Cmmm
18.1.8Hydropyrochlore(H2O,□)2Nb2(O,OH)6(H2O)Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
18.1.9CalciotantiteCaTa4O11Hex.
18.1.10RynersoniteCaTa2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
18.1.11Microlite GroupA2-mTa2X6-wZ-nIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
18.1.12BelyankiniteCa1-2(Ti,Nb)5O12 · 9H2O (?)Amor.
18.1.13LatrappiteCa2NbFe3+O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnma
18.1.14Hochelagaite(Ca,Na,Sr)(Nb,Ti,Si,Al)4O11 · 8H2OMon.
18.1.15Bariomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
18.1.16ParabariomicroliteBaTa4O10(OH)2 · 2H2OTrig.
18.1.17Bariopyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)A2Nb2(O,OH)6ZIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
18.1.18AlumotantiteAlTaO4Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
18.1.19SimpsoniteAl4(Ta,Nb)3O13(OH,F)Trig. 3 : P3
18.1.20Sosedkoite(K,Na)5Al2(Ta,Nb)22O60Orth.
18.1.21Thoreaulite(Sn2+,Pb)(Ta,Nb)2O6Mon.
18.1.22Stannomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)
18.1.23FoorditeSn2+(Nb,Ta)2O6Mon. 2/m : B2/b
18.1.24ChangbaiitePbNb2O6Trig.
18.1.25Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.)A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
18.1.26Plumbomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)
18.1.27StibiocolumbiteSb(Nb,Ta)O4Orth. mm2
18.1.28StibiotantaliteSb(Ta,Nb)O4Orth. mm2
18.1.29NatrobistantiteIso.
18.1.30Cesplumtantite(Cs,Na)2(Pb,Sb3+)3Ta8O24Tet.
18.1.31Stibiomicrolite (of Groat et al.)
18.1.32Cesstibtantite
18.1.34BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4Orth.
18.1.35Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
18.1.36Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
18.1.37Gerasimovskite(Mn,Ca)(Nb,Ti)5O12 · 9H2O
18.1.38Tapiolite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P42/mnm
18.1.40WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8Mon.
18.1.41Ixiolite(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8Orth.
18.1.42Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
18.1.43Tantalite-(Fe)Fe2+Ta2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
18.1.44ColumbiteOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
18.1.45Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
18.1.46Tapiolite(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m)
18.1.47Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P42/mnm
18.1.48Columbite-(Mg)(Mg,Fe,Mn)(Nb,Ta)2O6Orth.
18.1.50Strüverite(Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
18.1.51 Staringite(Fe,Mn)x(Ta,Nb)2xSn6-3xO12

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for Columbite-(Mn)Hide

Reference List:
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Dana, E.S. (1892) Columbite group, in The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana 1837-1868, Descriptive Mineralogy 6th Edition, John Wiley & Sons (New York): 731-738.
Ercit, T.S., Wise, M.A., Cerny, P. (1995) Compositional and structural systematics of the columbite group. American Mineralogist: 80: 613-619.
Burke, E.A.J. (2008) Tidying up mineral names: an IMA-CNMNC scheme for suffixes, hyphens and diacritical marks. The Mineralogical Record: 39: 131-135.
Kinast, E.J., Isnard, O., da Cunha, J.B.M., de Vasconcellos, M.A.Z., dos Santos, C.A. (2011) A new approach for the determination of multiple cation locations and ordering, using the example of natural and heat-treated columbites. Journal of Applied Crystallography: 44: 738-746.

Internet Links for Columbite-(Mn)Hide

Localities for Columbite-(Mn)Hide

This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Afghanistan
 
  • Kunar
    • Chapa Dara District
Jesse Fisher specimen
Argentina
 
  • Córdoba Province
    • Punilla Department
      • Sierra de Córdoba
Demartis, M., Melgarejo, J. C., Colombo, F., Alfonso, P., Coniglio, J. E., Pinotti, L. P., & D’Eramo, F. J. (2014). Extreme F activities in late pegmatitic events as a key factor for LILE and HFSE enrichment: The Ángel pegmatite, central Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 52(2), 247-269.
  • Salta Province
    • La Poma department
      • Nevados de Palermo
        • El Quemado district
Galliski et al. (2001) Bismutotantalite from northwestern Argentina: description and crystal structure. Can. Mineral. 39, 103-110.
  • San Luis Province
    • Coronel Pringles department
      • El Trapiche
        • Las Águilas deposit
Miguel Á. Galliski, María Florencia Márquez-Zavalía, Raúl Lira, Jan Cempírek and Radek Škoda (2012) Mineralogy and Origin of the Dumortierite-Bearing Pegmatites of Virorco, San Luis, Argentina. Canadian Mineralogist 50:873-894.
      • Totoral pegmatitic field
Miguel Ángel Galliski, María Florencia Márquez-Zavalía, Petr Černý, Julio César Oyarzábal, Ana Cecilia Mugas Lobos (2015) The anatomy of an albite-type granitic pegmatite from the Totoral pegmatite field, San Luis, Argentina. Journal of Geosciences, 60:31–44
    • San Martín Department
Galliski, M. A., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Roquet, M. B. (2009). The Nb-Ta-U oxide minerals from María Elena Pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. Estudos Geológicos, 19(2), 127.
Australia
 
  • Queensland
    • Mount Isa City Shire
Pavel M. Kartashov analythical data of 2016
  • South Australia
    • Flinders Ranges
      • North Flinders Ranges
        • Mt Babbage area (Inlier)
Wulser PA et al. U-Th-REE mobility in and around the Mt Painter & Mt Babbage inliers, Northern Flinders Ranges, South Australia. 2005, Abstracts Geol. Soc. Austra. Vol.78
        • Umberatana
mentioned references in description
  • Western Australia
    • Bridgetown-Greenbushes Shire
      • Greenbushes Tinfield
Jacobson, M., Calderwood, M., Grguric, B.(2007): Pegmatites of Western Australia
    • Coolgardie Shire
      • Gibraltar Goldfield
Simpson, E.S. (1948), Minerals of Western Australia, Vol 3, p 220
Keith Compton collection
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric, B.A., Jacobson, M.I. (2007) Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia. Hesperian Press, Carlisle, Western Australia, 394 pages. Report of the Department of Mines for the State of Western Australia for the Year 1942, pp 84-85.
    • Cue Shire
      • Coodardy Station
Pegmatites of Western Australia; M Jacobson, M Calderwood, B Grguric; Hesperian Press, Perth, 2007
    • East Pilbara Shire
      • Marble Bar
On Tapiolite in the Pilbara Goldfield, Western Australia; E.S. Simpson; Mineralogical Magazine, June 1917, V18, pp107-121
      • Shaw River District
Pegmatites of Western Australia; M Jacobson, M Calderwood, B Grguric; Hesperian Press, Perth 2007
    • Mount Magnet Shire
      • Mount Farmer Station
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric;, B.A., Jacobson, M.I., (2007): Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia; Hesperian Press, Perth, 2007.
    • Port Hedland Shire
      • Abydos Station
Simpson, E.S. (1928) Famous Mineral Localities: Wodgina North West Australia, The American Mineralogist, Vol 13, No.9 September pp 457-468, 1928. Fetherston J.M, Stocklmayer, S.M., Stocklmayer, V.C., (2013) Gemstones of Western Australia. Geological Survey of Western Australia, Mineral Resources Bulletin 25, 306p.
Simpson, E.S. (1948), Minerals of Western Australia, Vol 1, p 359
        • Wodgina
Sweetapple, M.T., Cornellius, H., Collins, P.L.F. (2001), Tantalum Mineralisation of the Wodgina Pegmatite District: The Wodgina and Mt Cassiterite Pegmatite Orebodies, pp 47-58, September 2001
Sweetapple, M.T., Cornellius, H., Collins, P.L.F. (2001) Tantalum Mineralisation of the Wodgina District: The Wodgina and Mt Cassiterite Pegmatite Orebodies, pp 48-57, Sept 2001. ; Fetherston, J.M. (2004) Tantalum in Western Australia: Western Australia Geological Survey, Mineral Resources Bulletin 22, 162p.
Simpson, Edward S. (1928) Famous Mineral Localities: Wodgina, North West Australia, American Mineralogist, Vol. 13, No. 9, September 1928, pp.457-468.
      • Mugarinya Community (Yandearra; Yandeearra; Yandeyarra)
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric, B.A., Jacobson, M.I. (2007) Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia. Hesperian Press, Carlisle, Western Australia.
Jacobson, M., Calderwood, M., Grguric, B. (2007), Pegmatites of Western Australia, 2007
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric, B.A., Jacobson, M.I., (2007) Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia. Hesperian Press, Carlisle, Western Australia.
      • Wallareenya Station
        • Pilgangoora (Pilgangoora Mining Centre; Lynas Find; McPhees Patch; Mount York)
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric, B.A., Jacobson, M.I., (2007) Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia. Hesperian Press, Carlisle, Western Australia.
Jacobson, M., Calderwood, M., Grguric, B. (2007), Pegmatites of Western Australia, 2007
Jacobson, M., Calderwood, M., Grguric, B,. (2007), Pegmatites of Western Australia, 2007
Fetherston, J.M. (2004), Tantalum in Western Australia, Mineral Resources Bulletin 22, GSWA, 02 Apr 2004
    • Ravensthorpe Shire
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric, B.A., Jacobson, M.I., (2007) Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia. Hesperian Press, Carlisle, Western Australia.
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric, B.A., Jacobson, M.I. (2007) Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia. Hesperian Press, Carlisle, Western Australia.
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric, B.A., Jacobson, M.I., (2007) Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia. Hesperian Press, Carlisle, Western Australia.
    • Upper Gascoyne Shire
      • Yinnietharra (Yinnietharra Station; Yinnetharra)
Pegmatites of Western Australia; M.I. Jacobson, M.A. Calderwood, B. A. Grguric; Hesperian Press, Perth, 2007.
Pegmatites of Western Australia; M.I. Jacobson, M.A. Calderwood, B.A. Grguric; Hesperian Press Perth 2007
Pegmatites of Western Australia; M.I. Jacobson, M.A. Calderwood, B.A. Grguric; Hesperian Press, Perth, WA
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric, B.A., Jacobson, M.I. (2007) Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia. Hesperian Press, Carlisle, Western Australia, 394 pages.
    • Yalgoo Shire
      • Noongal Station
Simpson, E.S. (1948), Minerals of Western Australia, Vol 2, p 656
Austria
 
  • Lower Austria
    • Wachau
      • Spitz
        • Miesling valley
Kolitsch, U. (2017): 2039) Allanit-(Ce), Cerianit-(Ce), Cheralith, Chernovit-(Y), Mineralien der Pyrochlorsupergruppe, Columbit-(Fe), Columbit-(Mn), Uraninit und weitere Mineralien aus einem Pegmatit im Blocherleitengraben im Mieslingtal bei Spitz, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich. Pp. 256-259 in Walter, F. et al. (2017): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVI. Carinthia II, 207./127., 217-284.
    • Waldviertel
      • Gars am Kamp
        • Maiersch
Kolitsch, U. & Prayer, A. (2017): 2043) Azurit, Chalkopyrit, Columbit-(Mn) und Malachit vom Doppelbachgraben bei Maiersch, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich. P. 262 in Walter, F. et al. (2017): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVI. Carinthia II, 207./127., 217-284.
      • Kottes-Purk
        • Fohra
Löffler, E., Kolitsch, U., Rausch, L., Knobloch, G., Schillhammer, H. (2018): 2087) Albit, Anatas, Bertrandit, Biotit, Bismutit(?), Brookit, Chamosit, Columbit-(Fe), Columbit-(Mn), Fluorapatit, Laumontit, Limonit, Mikroklin, Muskovit, Olenit, Pyrit, Quarz, Schörl, Spessartin, ged. Wismut und Zirkon vom Trastallhof bei Fohra nordwestlich Mühldorf, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich. Pp. 223-228 in Walter, F. et al. (2018): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVII. Carinthia II, 208./128., 185-254.
Benin
 
  • Collines Department
    • Ouèssè Commune
Wolfgang Hampel, June 2015
Bolivia
 
  • Santa Cruz
    • Ñuflo de Chavez Province
EDS Analysis Frank Keutsch
RRUFF specimen
Brazil
 
  • Minas Gerais
    • Itinga
      • Taquaral
        • Piauí valley
Luis Menezes
  • Paraíba
    • Borborema mineral province
      • Junco do Seridó
Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
      • Nova Palmeira
Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.; Beurlen, H., Soares, D. R., Thomas, R., Prado-Borges, L. E., & Castro, C. D. (2005). Mineral chemistry of tantalate species new in the Borborema Pegmatitic Province, Northeast Brazil. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, 77(1), 169-182
      • Picuí
Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
  • Rio Grande do Norte
    • Borborema mineral province
      • Carnaúba dos Dantas
Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
      • Equador
Färber, G. & Witzke, T. (2011): Exotische Pseudomorphosen aus Brasilien: Waylandit nach Wismutglanz. Lapis 36 (5), 42-43.
Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Nb–Ta–(Ti–Sn) oxide mineral chemistry as tracer of rare element granitic pegmatite fractionation in the Borborema Province, Northeastern Brazil. Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Rob Lavinsky specimen
Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Baumgartner et al (2006), Canadian Mineralogist: 44: 69-86.
      • Parelhas
Beurlen, H., Soares, D. R., Thomas, R., Prado-Borges, L. E., & Castro, C. D. (2005). Mineral chemistry of tantalate species new in the Borborema Pegmatitic Province, Northeast Brazil. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, 77(1), 169-182.; Strmić Palinkaš, S.; Palinkaš, L.; Neubauer, F.; Scholz, R.; Borojević Šoštarić, S.; Bermanec, V. (2019) Formation Conditions and 40Ar/39Ar Age of the Gem-Bearing Boqueirão Granitic Pegmatite, Parelhas, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. Minerals 2019, 9, 233.
Baumgartner et al (2006), Canadian Mineralogist: 44: 69-86.
Beurlen, H.; Müller, A.; Silva, D.; Da Silva, M.R.R. (2011): Petrogenetic significance of LA-ICP-MS trace-element data on quartz from the Borborema Pegmatite Province, northeast Brazil. Mineralogical Magazine 75, 2703-2719.
Baumgartner et al (2006), Canadian Mineralogist: 44: 69-86.
Burundi
 
  • Cibitoke Province
    • SW Cibitoke B
Melcher, F., Graupner, T., Gäbler, H. E., Sitnikova, M., Henjes-Kunst, F., Oberthür, T., ... & Dewaele, S. (2015). Tantalum–(niobium–tin) mineralisation in African pegmatites and rare metal granites: Constraints from Ta–Nb oxide mineralogy, geochemistry and U–Pb geochronology. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 667-719.
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Revelstoke Mining Division
      • Revelstoke
DIXON,A., CEMPIREK, J. & GROAT, L.A. (2014) Mineralogy and geochemistry of pegmatites on Mount Begbie, British Columbia. Canadian Mineralogist 52, 129-164.
  • Manitoba
Černá, I., Černý, P., Selway, J. B., & Chapman, R. (2002). Paragenesis and origin of secondary beryllophosphates: beryllonite and hydroxylherderite from the BEP granitic pegmatite, southeastern Manitoba, Canada. The Canadian Mineralogist, 40(5), 1339-1345.
    • Cross Lake
      • North Group
Alan Anderson M.Sc Thesis
      • South Group
Alan Anderson M.Sc. Thesis
    • Lac-du-Bonnet area
      • Bernic Lake
Econ Geol (1995) 90:658-675
      • Greer Lake
M. Masau, P. Cerny, M.A. Cooper, R. Chapman & J. Grice (2002) Can. Mineral. 40, 1649-1655; Bannatyne, B. B. (1985). Industrial minerals in rare-element pegmatites of Manitoba (Vol. 84, No. 1). Manitoba Energy and Mines, Geological Services.
  • Nunavut
    • Qikiqtaaluk Region
      • Baffin Island
        • Foxe pegmatite field
P.B. Tomascak, M.A. Wise, P. Cerni, and D.L. Trueman (1994) Reconnaissance studies of four pegmatite populations in the Northwest Territories. pp 33-62. in W.D. Sinclair and D.G. Richardson eds. Studies Of Rare-Metal Deposits In The Northwest Territories. Geological Survey Of Canada Bulletin 475
  • Ontario
    • Kenora District
      • Pakeagama Lake Area
Andrew G. Tindle, Fred W. Breaks and Julie B. Selway (2002) Tourmaline in petalite-subtype granitic pegmatites; evidence of fractionation and contamination from the Paleagama Lake and Separation Lake areas of northwestern Ontario, Canada. The Canadian Mineralogist 40:753-78; Breaks, F. W., Tindle, A. G., & Smith, S. R. The Pakeagama Lake Pegmatite: Continued Field and Laboratory Investigation of Highly Evolved, Complex-Type, Petalite-Subtype Rare-Element Mineralization in the Berens River-Sachigo Subprovince Boundary Zone
      • Paterson Lake Area
Tindle, A.G. & Breaks, F.W. (1998) Oxide minerals of the Separation Rapids rare-element granitic pegmatite group, northwestern Ontario. Canadian Mineralogist, 36, 609-635. Tindle, A.G., Breaks, F.W. and Webb, P.C. (1998) Wodginite-group minerals from the Separation Rapids Rare-Element Granitic Pegmatite Group, northwestern Ontario. Canadian Mineralogist, 36, 637-658. ontariominerals.com
      • Root Lake pegmatite group
        • Root Lake Area
Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines MDI Number: MDI52J13NE00005
Tindle, A. G., Selway, J. B. & Breaks, F. W. (2005): Liddicoatite and associated species from the McCombe spodumene-subtype rare-element granitic pegmatite, northwestern Ontario, Canada. Canadian Mineralogist 43, 769-793.
Canadian Mineralogist 36, 609; Tindle, A.G., Breaks, F.W., and Selway, J.B. (2002) Tourmaline in petalite-subtype gramitic pegmatites: evidence of fractionation and contamination from Pakeagama Lake and Separation Lake areas of northwestern Ontario, Canada. Canadian Mineralogist, 40, 753-788.
    • Parry Sound District
      • Chapman Township
T. S. Ercit (1994) The geochemistry and crystal chemistry of columbite-group minerals from granitic pegmatites, southwestern Grenville Province, Canadian Shield. The Canadian Mineralogist 32:421-438
  • Québec
    • Abitibi-Témiscamingue
      • Témiscamingue RCM
        • Lac Sairs
Ann P. Sabina - Rocks and minerals for the collector : Ottawa to North Bay and Huntsville, Ontario; Gatineau (Hull) to Waltham and Témiscaming, Québec - Geological Survey of Canada, Miscellaneous report 48
    • Montérégie
      • La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM
        • Mont Saint-Hilaire
YAKOVLEVA, O.S., PEKOV, I.V., HORVÁTH, L., BRYZGALOV, I.A., YAPASKURT, V.O., and GUSEVA, E.V. (2010b) Mineralogy, geochemistry and genesis of high-alumina fenites of the Mont Saint-Hilaire alkaline pluton, Québec, Canada. Geology of Ore Deposits, 52, 795-805.
    • Outaouais
      • Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCM
        • Val-des-Monts
Hilderley, M., Ercit, T.S., Rowe, R.A. (2006) 33rd Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, abstracts, 13-14.
China
 
  • Guangxi
    • Guilin
      • Gongcheng Co.
        • Limu Ta-Sn ore field
Pengfei Zhou, Dongsheng Ma, Yang Cai, Haifeng Ding, and Chunyan Yao (2009): Geological Journal of China Universities 15(3), 417-428
      • Quanzhou Co.
Renke Li and Xuming Zhang (1995): Geology and Prospecting 31(6), 15-22
  • Inner Mongolia
    • Baotou League (Baotou Prefecture)
      • Bayan Obo mining district
        • Bayan Obo
Zonglin Hou (1989): Geology and Prospecting 25(7), 1-5, 22
  • Jiangxi
    • Ganzhou
      • Quannan Co.
Zongzhen Zhang (1974): Geochimica 3(4), 249-257; Wenlan Zhang, Renmin Hua, and Rucheng Wang (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(2), 158-165, 120
    • Yichun
      • Yuanzhou District
        • Yichun complex (Yashan batholith)
Desong Lin (1993): Mineral Resources and Geology 7(4), 262-266; Xiaolong Huang, Rucheng Wang, Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, and Changshi Liu (2002): Canadian Mineralogist 40(4), 1047-1068; Lin Yin, Pollard, P.J., Hu Shouxi, and Taylor, R.G. (1995): Economic Geology 90(3), 577-585
  • Xinjiang
    • Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture)
        • Fuyun Co. (Koktokay Co.)
          • Koktokay pegmatite field (Keketuohai pegmatite field)
            • Altay Mine
Zhang et al. 2004, Mineralogical Magazine Vol 68, pp. 739-756.
Wang R, Yin R, Zhang A (2014)Evolution and decomposition of Zr-Hf-U-bearing columbite-group minerals in Koktokay no. 1 granitic pegmatite dyke, Altai, northwestern China. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 263
Czech Republic
 
  • Central Bohemian Region
    • Kutná Hora District
      • Zruč nad Sázavou
Ackerman, L. (2005). Magmatic vs. hydrothermal origin of fluorites from Vlastejovice, Bohemian Massif. Journal of GEOsciences, 50(1/2), 35.
          • Moldanubian Zone pegmatites
            • Holý vrch deposit
Novak, M., Kadlec, T., & Gadas, P. (2013). Geological position, mineral assemblages and contamination of granitic pegmatites in the Moldanubian Zone, Czech Republic; examples from the Vlastejovice region. Journal of Geosciences, 58(1), 21-47.
  • Karlovy Vary Region
    • Cheb District
      • Lázně Kynžvart
Černý, P., Veselovský, F.: Pegmatit Bílý kámen (Weisser Stein) u Kynžvartu. Minerál, 2000, roč. 8, č. 1, s. 10-16.
    • Sokolov District
      • Horní Slavkov
Miloš René und Radek Škoda (2011): Nb-Ta-Ti oxides fractionation in rare-metal granites: Krásno-Horní Slavkov ore district, Czech Republic. Mineralogy and Petrology 103, 37-48.
  • Olomouc Region
    • Šumperk District
      • Branná (Kolštejn; Goldenstein)
Novák, M. et al.: Beryl-columbitový pegmatit z Branné, Hrubý Jeseník. Acta Mus. Moraviae, Sci. geol., 2003, 88, 113-122.
      • Maršíkov (Marchendorf)
Chládek Š., Zimák J.(2016): Asociace Nb-Ta-(Ti-REE) oxidických minerálů v pegmatitu Maršíkov - Lysá hora v Hrubém Jeseníku, Česká republika. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrologického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze 24, 1: 25-31.
Novák, M.: Maršíkov - Schinderhübel. In Exkurzní průvodce po mineralogických lokalitách na Sobotínsku. Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2002, Olomouc, s. 34-37.
Sejkora, J.: Některé zajímavé nálezy nerostů v pegmatitech České republiky. Minerál, 1993, roč. 1, č. 3, s. 22-23.; Novák, M.: Maršíkov - Scheibengraben. In Exkurzní průvodce po mineralogických lokalitách na Sobotínsku. Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2002, Olomouc, s. 38-41. ; Novák, M., ČERNÝ, P., & Uher, P. (2003). Extreme variation and apparent reversal of Nb-Ta fractionation in columbite-group minerals from the Scheibengraben beryl-columbite granitic pegmatite, Marsikov, Czech Republic. European Journal of Mineralogy, 15(3), 565-574.
      • Sobotín
Štosová, V., Zimák, J.: Mineralogie beryl-columbitového pegmatitu na lokalitě Bienergraben u Sobotína. In Sborník referátů ze semináře Mineralogie Českého masivu a Západních Karpat 2006, Univerzita Palackého, Olomouc, 2006, s. 48-51.
  • South Bohemian Region
    • České Budějovice District
Welser, P.: Minerály pegmatitů a alpské parageneze z Rudolfova u Českých Budějovic. Bulletin Mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2002, roč. 10, s. 293-297.
    • Český Krumlov District
Welser, P. et al.: Lithný pegmatit Nová Ves. Minerál, Special volume, 2007, roč. 15.
  • Vysočina Region
    • Jihlava District
      • Jihlava (Iglau)
Novak, M., & Divis, K. (1996). Compositional trends in manganocolumbite from the Puklice I pegmatite, western Moravia, Czech Republic. Journal of GEOsciences, 41(1-2), 1-6.
      • Stará Ríše
Houzar, S.: Nový lepidolitový pegmatit od Sedlatic u Želetavy, západní Morava. Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae naturales, 1995, roč. 80, s. 47 - 55.
    • Třebíč District
      • Třebíč
        • Kožichovice
Výravský, J, Škoda, R. & Novak, M. (2017) Kristiansenite, thortveitite and SCNbO4: Products of Ca-metasomatism of Sc-enriched columbite-(Mn) from NYF pegmatite Kožichovice II, Czech Republic. PEG2017. NGF Abstracts and Proceedings, 2017 (2): 169-172.
    • Žďár nad Sázavou District
      • Bystřice nad Pernštejnem
      • Křižanov
Novák, M., Staněk, J.: Lepidolitový pegmatit od Dobré Vody u Velkého Meziříčí, západní Morava. Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae geologicae, 1999, roč. 84, s. 3 - 44.
        • Dolní Bory
Němec D.: Ein Pegmatit mit Li-Mineralisierung von Dolní Bory in Westmahren (ČSSR). Chem. Erde, 1981, 40, 164-177.
• Novák, M., Černý, P.: Přehled minerálů niobu a tantalu z granitických pegmatitů České republiky. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1999, roč. 7, s. 117-131.
      • Rožná
Novák, M., Houzar, S., Pfeiferová, A.: Přehled mineralogie, petrografie a historie klasické lokality lepidolitového pegmatitu v Rožné u Bystřice nad Pernštejnem, západní Morava. Acta Musei Moraviae, Sci. geol., 83:3-48.; Novak, M., & Cerny, P. (2001). Distinctive compositional trends in columbite-tantalite from two segments of the lepidolite pegmatite at Rozna Western Moravia, Czech Republic. Journal of GEOsciences, 46(1-2), 1-8.
P. Pauliš (2001): Nejzajímavější naleziště Moravy a Slezska. Kuttna, Kutná Hora.
P. Pauliš (2001): Nejzajímavější naleziště Moravy a Slezska. Kuttna, Kutná Hora.
DR Congo
 
  • North Kivu
Wall, F., Williams, C. T., Woolley, A. R., & Nasraoui, M. (1996). Pyrochlore from weathered carbonatite at Lueshe, Zaire. Mineralogical Magazine, 60(402), 731-750.
Egypt
 
  • Red Sea
    • Eastern Desert
      • Central Eastern Desert
Raslan, M. F., El-Shall, H. E., Omar, S. A., & Daher, A. M. (2010). Mineralogy of polymetallic mineralized pegmatite of Ras Baroud granite, Central Eastern Desert, Egypt. Journal of mineralogical and petrological sciences, 105(3), 123-134.
      • Marsa Alam
Küster, D. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 68-86.
Helba, H., Trumbull, R.B., Morteani, G., Khalil, S.O., and Arslan, A. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 164-179.
Ethiopia
 
  • Oromia Region
    • Kenticha pegmatite field
Küster, D. et al. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 723-750.; A Geological Excursion To The Mesozoic Sediments Of The Abay Basin ( Blue Nile), Recent Volcanics Of The Ethiopian Main Rift And Basement Rocks Of The Adola Rea, Ethiopia. Mitt. Österr. Miner. Ges. 147 (2002)
Finland
 
  • Kymenlaakso
    • Kotka
Lahti Seppo I. 2011. Kotkan topaasilouhoksesta ja sen mineraaleista. Kivi-lehti 4.
  • North Karelia
    • Tohmajärvi
Teertsra David K., Lahti Seppo I., Alviola Reijo, Cerny Petr. 1993. Geological Survey of Finland Bulletin 368, 39 s.
  • Pirkanmaa
    • Orivesi
      • Eräjärvi area
Lahti, S. (2000): Compositional variation in columbite group minerals from different types of granitic pegmatites of the Eräjärvi district,South Finland. Journal of the Czech Geological Society. 45 (1-2),107-118
Lahti, S. (2000): Compositional variation in columbite group minerals from different types of granitic pegmatites of the Eräjärvi district,South Finland. Journal of the Czech Geological Society. 45 (1-2),107-118
Lahti, S. (2000): Compositional variation in columbite group minerals from different types of granitic pegmatites of the Eräjärvi district,South Finland. Journal of the Czech Geological Society. 45 (1-2),107-118
Lahti, S. (2000): Compositional variation in columbite group minerals from different types of granitic pegmatites of the Eräjärvi district,South Finland. Journal of the Czech Geological Society. 45 (1-2),107-118
Lahti, S. (2000): Compositional variation in columbite group minerals from different types of granitic pegmatites of the Eräjärvi district,South Finland. Journal of the Czech Geological Society. 45 (1-2),107-118
Lahti, S. (2000): Compositional variation in columbite group minerals from different types of granitic pegmatites of the Eräjärvi district,South Finland. Journal of the Czech Geological Society. 45 (1-2),107-118
Lahti, S. (2000): Compositional variation in columbite group minerals from different types of granitic pegmatites of the Eräjärvi district,South Finland. Journal of the Czech Geological Society. 45 (1-2),107-118
  • South Ostrobothnia
    • Seinäjoki
      • Peräseinäjoki
Haapala, I. (1966): On the granitic pegmatites in the Peräseinäjoki-Alavus area, South Pohjanmaa, Finland. Bulletin de la commission géologique de Finland 224, 98p.(p.57-61)
  • Tavastia Proper
    • Forssa
Ilkka Mikkola collection, microprobe Anton Pilipiuk.
Ilkka Mikkola collection
France
 
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Allier
      • Ébreuil
        • Échassières
U. Kolitsch & F. Brandstätter (to be published)
  • Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
    • Saône-et-Loire
      • Autun
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine
    • Haute-Vienne
      • Ambazac
Boisson, J.-M., Leconte, J. (2018) Analyses 2017 MNHN-Micromonteurs. La revue des Micromonteurs, 27, 3-33
  • Occitanie
    • Hautes-Pyrénées
      • La Barthe-de-Neste
        • Avezac-Prat-Lahitte
MONCHOUX P., FONTAN F., DE PARSEVAL P., MARTIN R. F., WANG R. C. (2006) - Igneous albitite dikes in orogenic lherzolithes, Western Pyrénées, France: A possible source for corundum and alkali feldspar xenocrysts in basaltic terranes. I. Mineralogical Asssociations. The Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 44, pp. 817-842.
Germany
 
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Mayen-Koblenz
      • Kruft
Blass, G.; Graf, H.W., Neufunde von bekannten Fundorten (VI), Mineralien-Welt 3/6, 32-35, 1992
      • Mendig
Blass, G.; Graf, H.W., Neufunde von bekannten Fundorten (VI), Mineralien-Welt 3/6, 32-35, 1992
Blass, G.; Graf, H.W., Neufunde von bekannten Fundorten (VI), Mineralien-Welt 3/6, 32-35, 1992
        • Wingertsberg
Blass, G.; Graf, H.W., Neufunde von bekannten Fundorten (VI), Mineralien-Welt 3/6, 32-35, 1992
    • Vulkaneifel
      • Kelberg
        • Drees
ko jansen
  • Saxony
    • Bautzen
      • Weißenberg
        • Döbschütz
          • Arnsdorf-Melaune Quarry
T. Witzke & T. Giesler (2001): Neufunde aus Sachsen (VII): Bazzit, Bertrandit, Euxenit-(Y), Powellit und andere aus dem Königshainer Granit in der Lausitz.- Lapis 26 (1), 43-48
T. Witzke & T. Giesler (2001): Neufunde aus Sachsen (VII): Bazzit, Bertrandit, Euxenit-(Y), Powellit und andere aus dem Königshainer Granit in der Lausitz.- Lapis 26 (1), 43-48
    • Görlitz
      • Schöpstal
        • Liebstein
T. Witzke & T. Giesler (2001): Neufunde aus Sachsen (VII): Bazzit, Bertrandit, Euxenit-(Y), Powellit und andere aus dem Königshainer Granit in der Lausitz.- Lapis 26 (1), 43-48
Italy
 
  • Lombardy
    • Brescia Province
      • Camonica Valley
        • Adamello-Brenta Natural Park
          • Adamello Massif
            • Mt. Foppa
              • Forcel Rosso Gully (Forcel Rosso Pass)
Pezzotta, Federico and Guastoni, Alessandro, The New Discovery of a LCT Pegmatite in the Adamello Massif, Central Southern Alps, Italy; Museo Civico di Storia Naturale, Milan, Italy.
    • Lecco Province
      • Colico
VIGNOLA, P., & DIELLA, V. (2007). Phosphates from Piona granitic pegmatites (Central Southern Alps, Italy). Granitic Pegmatites: the State of the Art. Book of Abstr.(T. Martins & R. Vieira, eds.). Universidade do Porto, Departamento de Geologia, Memórias, 8, 102-103.
    • Sondrio Province
      • Valchiavenna
        • Bodengo Valley
Guastoni, A., et al. (2007): [Title]. Mineralogical Magazine 71,579-585
        • Novate Mezzola
AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work.
Ghizzoni, S. & Mazzoleni, G. (2005): Itinerari mineralogici in val Codera. Geologia Insubrica, Ed., Milano, 316 pp.
        • Prata Camportaccio
Bedognè F., Montrasio A., Sciesa E. (1995): I minerali della provincia di Sondrio e della Bregaglia grigionese: Val Bregaglia, Val Masino, Val Codera e Valle Spluga. Bettini, Sondrio, 300 pp.
  • Piedmont
    • Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province
      • Ossola Valley
        • Vigezzo Valley
          • Druogno
            • Orcesco
attioli V. (1979): La vigezzite, nuovo minerale. Riv. Mineral. Ital., 1, serie 2, 1, 5-13; Guastoni A. (2011): Pizzo Marcio e Alpe Rosso. Genesi delle pegmatiti albitizzate e dei minerali di niobio e tantalio. Riv. Miner. Ital., XXXV, 4, 246-253.
          • Trontano
            • Pizzo Marcio
Guastoni, A., Diella, V., Pezzotta, F., Demartin, F. (2007): Vigezzite and associated Nb-Ta oxides of emerald pegmatitic deposits of Vigezzo Valley (Western Alps, Italy). Crystallization Processes in Granitic Pegmatites - International Meeting. Cavoli, Elba Island, Italy, 23rd-29th May 2005. Abstracts; http://www.minsocam.org/msa/Special/Pig/PIG_Articles/Elba%20Abstracts%2010%20Guastoni.pdf; Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007): Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" di Alba, Ed., Alba, 607 pp.; Guastoni, A., Diella, V., Pezzotta, F. (2008): Vigezzite and associated oxides of Nb–Ta from emerald-bearing pegmatites of the Vigezzo valley, Western Alps, Italy. Canadian Mineralogist, 46, 619-633; Guastoni, A. (2011): Pizzo Marcio e Alpe Rosso. Genesi delle pegmatiti albitizzate e dei minerali di niobio e tantalio. Riv. Miner. Ital., 35, 4 (4-2011), 246-253; Guastoni, A. (2012): LCT (lithium, cesium, tantalum) and NYF (niobium, yttrium, fluorine) pegmatites in the Central Alps. Proxies of exhumation history of the Alpine nappe stack in the Lepontine Dome. Ph.D. Thesis. University of Padova, Dept. of Geosciences, 159 pp.
Callegari, A., Mattioli, V. (2002): Val Vigezzo: novità mineralogiche. Riv. Mineral. Ital., 26, 2 (2-2002), 78-80; Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007): Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" di Alba, Ed., Alba, 607 pp.; Boscardin, M., Mattioli, V., Rocchetti, I. (2013): Minerali della Valle Vigezzo. Litotipografia Alcione, Lavis (Trento), 229 pp.
  • Tuscany
    • Livorno Province
      • Elba Island
        • Campo nell'Elba
Orlandi et al., 1990. Nb-Ta oxides from Elba Island pegmatites. Atti Soc. Tosc. Sci. Nat., Mem., Serie A, 97: 161-173
P. Orlandi, P.B. Scortecci (1985) - Minerals of the Elba pegmatites. - Mineralogical Record, 16: 353-363.
Orlandi, P., Pasero, M., Perchiazzi, N. (1990): Nb-Ta oxides from Elba Island pegmatites. Atti Soc. Tosc. Sci. Nat., Mem., Serie A, 97, 161-173; Orlandi, P., Pezzotta, F. (1997): Minerali dell'Isola d'Elba. Edizioni Novecento Grafico, Bergamo, 249 pp.
Barsotti, G., & Nannoni, R. (2006). Rocce, minerali e miniere delle isole dell'Arcipelago Toscano. Pacini editore, 152 pp.
Pezzotta, F., Hawthorne, F.C., Cooper, M.A., Teertstra, D.K. (1996): Fibrous foitite from San Piero in Campo, Elba, Italy. Can. Mineral., 34, 741-744.
Japan
 
  • Fukuoka
Takahiro Tsuji and Teiichi Ueno (2009) JAKOKA: 2009 Annual Meeting of the Japan Association of Mineralogical Sciences, R3-P02
  • Ibaraki
    • Hitachiota City
Kazakhstan
 
  • East Kazakhstan
    • Tarbagatai Range
      • Akzhaylyautas Mts (Akzhailyautas Mts; Akjaylautas Mts; Akzhalautas Mts)
STEPANOV, A.V., BEKENOVA, G.K., LEVIN, V.L., HAWTHORNE, F.C. & DOBROVOL’SKAYA, E.A. (2012): Tarbagataite,(K,□)2(Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mn)7Ti2(Si4O12)2O2(OH)4(OH,F), a new astrophyllite-group mineral species from the Verkhnee Espe deposit, Akjailyautas Mountains, Kazakhstan: description and crystal structure Canadian Mineralogist 50,159-168.
Madagascar
 
  • Amoron'i Mania
    • Ambositra
      • Sahatsiho Ambohimanjaka
        • Manandona Valley
Ranorosoa, N. (1986): Etude mineralogique des pegmatites du champ de la Sahatany, Madagascar. These de doctorat de L'Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse
Knut Edvard Larsen collection # M-590
  • Vakinankaratra
    • Antsirabe II
      • Ibity
        • Sahatany Valley
Lacroix, A. (1922): Mineralogie de Madagascar, Tome I. Géologie-Minéralogie descriptive. A. Challamel (Éditeur), Paris. p 370/ Bull.Minéral. (1981), 104, p.496-507
          • Marirana
Ranorosoa, N. (1986): Etude mineralogique des pegmatites du champ de la Sahatany, Madagascar. These de doctorat de L'Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse
Knut Edvard Larsen collection (# MM 1312)
Ranorosoa, N. (1986): Etude mineralogique des pegmatites du champ de la Sahatany, Madagascar. These de Doctorat de l`Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse
Ranorosoa, N. (1986): Etude mineralogique des pegmatites du champ de la Sahatany, Madagascar. These de Doctorat de l`Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse
      • Mangarano
Ranorosoa, N. (1986): Etude mineralogique des pegmatites du champ de la Sahatany, Madagascar. These de Doctorat de l`Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse Toulouse 3, no. 86 TOU3 0210, Toulouse, 240 p.
      • Sahanivotry Manandona
Ranorosoa, N. (1986): Etude mineralogique des pegmatites du champ de la Sahatany, Madagascar. These de Doctorat de l`Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse
    • Betafo
      • Andrembesoa
        • Tetezantsio-Andoabatokely Pegmatite Field
Pezzotta, Federico (2007): Ta-Nb borates and other rare accessory phases in granitic pegmatites of the Itremo region, central Madagascar. Bergverksmuseet Skrift. 35: 97-98
Pezzotta, F.(2007): Ta-Nb borates and other rare accessory phases in granitic pegmatites of the Itremo region, central Madagascar. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 35,97-98
Pavel M. Kartashov data and photo
      • Anosiarivo Manapa
        • Antsentsindrano
Demartin, F. et al (2001): Schiavinatoite,(Nb,Ta)BO4, the Nb analogue of behierite. European Journal of Mineralogy 13, 159-165
      • Mahaiza
Rudy Bolona specimen
Mozambique
 
  • Zambezia Province
    • Alto Ligonha District
Dias, M. Bettencourt and Wilson, W. E., 2000, Mineralogical Record, 31:459-497.
Neiva, A.M.R. (2014): Micas, feldspars and columbite–tantalite minerals from the zoned granitic lepidolite-subtype pegmatite at Namivo, Alto Ligonha, Mozambique. European Journal of Mineralogy: 25(6): 967-985; Neiva, A. M., & Neiva, J. (2005). Beryl from the granitic pegmatite at Namivo, Alto Ligonha, Mozambique. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie-Abhandlungen: Journal of Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 181(2), 173-182.
Myanmar
 
  • Mandalay Region
    • Pyin-Oo-Lwin District
      • Mogok Township
        • Kyauk-Pyat-That
          • Thurein-taung
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2011), Sieghard Ellenberger specimens
  • Shan State
    • Kyaukme District
      • Momeik Township
        • Molo quarter
          • Khetchel village (Cache village; Khat Che village)
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2010), Sieghard Ellenberger specimen
Danisi, R.M., Armbruster, T., Wang, H., Günther, D., Nagashima, M., Reusser, E. and Bieri, W. (2015) Perettiite-(Y), IMA 2014-109. CNMNC Newsletter No. 25, June 2015, page 533; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 529-535.
Namibia
 
  • Erongo Region
    • Karibib
      • Okongava Ost Farm 72
Keller, P. (1991) The occurrence of Li-Fe-Mn phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites of Namibia. Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia, 7, 21-35.
Keller, P. (1991) The occurrence of Li-Fe-Mn phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites of Namibia. Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia, 7, 21-35.
Nepal
 
  • Province No. 1
    • Solukhumbu District
      • Mount Everest
Rucheng Wang, Fuyuan Wu, Lei Xie, Xiaochi Liu, Cheng Liu (2018) Pegmatites on the Mount Qomolangma, Tibet. in abstracts of the 22nd IMA Meeting Melbourne p 290
Norway
 
  • Akershus
    • Hurdal
Folvik, H. (200): Nytt om mineraler: Manganocolumbitt (Mn2+, Fe2+)(Nb,Ta)2O6- ett nytt funn fra Hurdal i Akershus. STEIN 34 (4), 7
  • Aust-Agder
    • Birkenes
      • Vegusdal
Bjørlykke, H. (1937): The granite pegmatites of southern Norway. American Mineralogist 22: 241-255
    • Iveland
      • Eptevatnet
Lund, M. (2016) Columbite-tantalite and garnet geochemistry in Evje-Iveland, south Norway. master Thesis in Geosciences, University of Oslo. 156p.
Selbekk, R.S., Berg, H.-J.,Folvik, H. & Ellingsen, H.V. (2008): Mineraler i columbitt-tantalittgruppen fra Norge. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 38, 33-36.
      • Landås
Lund, M. (2016) Columbite-tantalite and garnet geochemistry in Evje-Iveland, south Norway. master Thesis in Geosciences, University of Oslo. 156p.
  • Nordland
    • Meløy
      • Holandsfjorden
Kristiansen, R. (1994): To nye mineraler for Norge- manganokolumbitt og hingganitt-(Yb). STEIN 21 (2), 88-93
    • Sørfold
Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
  • Østfold
    • Halden
      • Idd
        • Aspedammen
Kristiansen, R. (2014): Nye mineralfunn fra Herrebøkasa, Aspedammen, Østfold. Stein- 41 (3),30-33
  • Svalbard
    • Spitsbergen
      • Hornsund fjord
Pršek, J., Majka, J., Uher, P. & Chudík, P. (2010): Niobium-tantalum minerals in the Skoddefjellet NYF granitic pegmatite, Svalbard Archipelago, Norway: Primary versus secondary assemblage. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen 187, 235-248
  • Telemark
    • Kragerø
Bjørlykke, H.(1937): Mineral parageneses of some granite pegmatites near Kragerø, Southern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 17,1-16.+ Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 77.
    • Tokke
      • Klauvreid
Larsen. A.O. & Åsheim, A. (2008): Klauvreid pegmatittbrudd, del 1: Geologi og mineralogi. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 38, 49-56.
Jan Andersen specimen. Analyzed by Larsen & Åsheim
Pakistan
 
  • Gilgit-Baltistan
    • Skardu District
      • Haramosh Mts.
Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 36, Part 1, 1998, pp. 1-47.
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesian Voivodeship
    • Dzierżoniów Co.
      • Piława Górna
PIECZKA et al. 2010: Nb-Ta minerals in pegmatites in the DSS mine at Piława Górna, Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland. Mineralogia - Special Papers, 37.
    • Świdnica Co.
      • Gmina Strzegom
        • Żółkiewka
Szełęg E. & Szuszkiewicz A. 2010: Topaz, lepidolite and phenacite-bearing pegmatite from Żółkiewka quarry, Strzegom-Sobótka granite massif, Lower Silesia, SW Poland. Mineralogia - Special Papers, vol. 37, 112
    • Ząbkowice Śląskie Co.
      • Gmina Ząbkowice Śląskie
        • Szklary
Pieczka, A., & Gołębiowska, B. (2001). Altered pyrochlore from the Szklary rare-element pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland. In Mineral Deposits at the Beginning of the 21 st Century. Proceedings of the Joint sixth Biennial SGA-SEG Meeting (pp. 469-472).
Geologia Sudetica, 33 (1): 23-31. ; Pieczka, A.; Grew, E.S.; Groat, L.A.; Evans, R.J. (2011): Holtite and dumortierite from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland. Mineralogical Magazine 75, 303-315.
Portugal
 
  • Braga
    • Vieira do Minho
      • Anjos
        • Muro Alto Mine
Dias, P. A., Pereira, B., Leal Gomes, C., & Guimarães, F. (2009). Structure and Mineralogy of the Muro Alto Granitic Pegmatite (Vieira Do Minho-Portugal) – Peculiar Assemblages of High-F Hydro-thermal Evolution. Estudos Geológicos, 19(2), 105.
  • Castelo Branco
    • Idanha-a-Nova
      • Segura
Antunes, I. M. H. R., Neiva, A. M. R., Ramos, J. M. F., Silva, P. B., Silva, M. M. V. G., & Corfu, F. (2013). Petrogenetic links between lepidolite-subtype aplite-pegmatite, aplite veins and associated granites at Segura (central Portugal). Chemie der Erde-Geochemistry, 73(3), 323-341.
  • Guarda
    • Guarda
João Farinha Ramos (2007) Locality no. 5: Seixo Amarelo-Gonçalo Rare Element Aplite-Pegmatite Field. in ALEXANDRE LIMA & ENCARNACIÓN RODA ROBLES ed (2007) GRANITIC PEGMATITES: THE STATE OF THE ART - FIELD TRIP GUIDEBOOK. MEMÓRIAS N. º 9, UNIV. DO PORTO, FACULDADE DE CIÊNCIAS, DEPARTAMENTO DE GEOLOGIA pp 73-86.; Neiva, A. M. R., Silva, M. M. V. G., Antunes, I. M. H. R., & Ramos, J. M. F. (2000). Phosphate minerals of some granitic rocks associated quartz veins from northern and central Portugal.
João Farinha Ramos (2007) Locality no. 5: Seixo Amarelo-Gonçalo Rare Element Aplite-Pegmatite Field. in ALEXANDRE LIMA & ENCARNACIÓN RODA ROBLES ed (2007) GRANITIC PEGMATITES: THE STATE OF THE ART - FIELD TRIP GUIDEBOOK. MEMÓRIAS N. º 9, UNIV. DO PORTO, FACULDADE DE CIÊNCIAS, DEPARTAMENTO DE GEOLOGIA pp 73-86.
Fuchs, A., Fuchs, R.: Rosaroter Elbait aus der Serra de Estrela, Portugal, Lapis vol.39, 03/2014, 12-20 Ramos, F. (2007): Seixo Amarelo - Gonçalo rare element aplitic-pegmatitic field. In: Granitic pegmatites: the state of the art [locality No.5], Univ. Porto, Field trip guidebook mem. No.9, 72-86.
    • Sabugal
      • Bendada
Rui Nunes - June 2008
  • Vila Real
Martins, T., Lima, A., Simmons, W.B. Falster, A.U. & Noronha, F. (2011): Geochemical fractionation of Nb-Ta oxides in Li-bearing pegmatites from the Barroso-Alvão pegmatite field, Northern Portugal. Canadian Mineralogist. 49, 777-791
Russia
 
  • Chelyabinsk Oblast
    • Ilmen Mountains
Galina Gubko, Natalia Levtsova (2009) Blyum Pit in the Ilmeny Mountains. Fifth International Symposium Mineral Diversity Research and Preservation pp59-64
    • Plastovsky District
      • Svetlyi
Igor Savin's data
  • Murmansk Oblast
    • Lovozersky District
      • Keivy Mountains
        • Western Keivy Massif
Voloshin A.V., Pakhomovskii Ya.A. [Волошин А. В., Пахомовский Я. А.] (1986): Minerals and evolution of mineral formation in amazonite pegmatites of the Kola Peninsula [Минералы и эволюция минералообразования в амазонитовых пегматитах Кольского полуострова]. Nauka, Leningrad, 168 pp. (in Russian).
  • Sverdlovsk Oblast
    • Malyshevo
      • Izumrudnye Kopi area
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2012)
    • Rezhevsky District
      • Lipovsk pegmatite field
Igor.V. Pekov, Lyudmila R. Memetova (2008) Minerals of the Lipovka Granite Pegmatites, Central Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Almanac 13:6-45
  • Zabaykalsky Krai
    • Chitinskaya Oblast
Seltmann, R., Soloviev, S., Shatov, V., Pirajno, F., Naumov, E., & Cherkasov, S. (2010). Metallogeny of Siberia: tectonic, geologic and metallogenic settings of selected significant deposits*. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 57(6), 655-706
      • Krasnyi Chikoy
Fialova, D., Kremplova, M., Hynek, D., Konecna, M., Kaiser, J., Malina, R., ... & Adam, V. (2013). Sosedka Pegmatite Metal Ions Composition Determined by Voltammetry. Int. J. Electrochem. Sci, 8, 7853-7867.
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Slovakia
 
  • Banská Bystrica Region
    • Banská Bystrica Co.
      • Brusno
Uher, P. ,Černý, P., 1998 : Vzácnoprvková mineralizácia v granitových pegmatitoch Nízkych Tatier. Mineralia Slovaca, 30, 2,93 – 94
  • Bratislava Region
    • Bratislava Co.
      • Bratislava
        • Devín
Chudík P., Uher P., Gadas P., Škoda R., Pršek J., 2011: Niobium-tantalum oxide minerals in the Jezuitské Lesy granitic pegmatite, Bratislava Massif, Slovakia: To to Nb and Fe to Mn evolutionary trends in narrow Be, Cs-rich and Li, B-poor dike. Mineralogy and Petrology, 101, Special Issue: Accessory Minerals.
    • Pezinok Co.
      • Limbach
Uher, P., Žitňan, P. & Ozdín, D. (2006) Compositional Variations Of Pegmatite Nb-ta Mineral Assemblage From The Limbach Area, Malé Karpaty Mts., Slovakia. Acta Miner.-Petrograph.,Abstract Series 5, Szeged, p.125; Uher, P., & Zitnan, P. (2007). Pegmatitic Nb-Ta oxide minerals in alluvial placers from Limbach, Bratislava Massif, Western Carpathians, Slovakia: compositional variations and evolutionary trend. Journal of Geosciences, 52(1-2), 133-141.
      • Pezinok
        • Slnečné Valley
Uher P., Žitňan P., Ozdín D., 2007: Pegmatitic Nb-Ta oxide minerals in alluvial placers from Limbach, Bratislava Massif, Western Carpathians, Slovakia: compositional variations and evolutionary trend. Journal of Geosciences, 52, 1-2, 133-141.
  • Košice Region
    • Rožňava Co.
      • Dobšiná mining district (Dobschau; Topschau)
Uher P., Bačík P., Števko M., Chládek Š., Fridrichová J. (2018): Elbaite-bearing, Nb-Ta-rich granitic pegmatite from Dobšiná, Gemeric Unit, Eastern Slovakia: the first documented occurrence in the Western Carpathians. Joint 5th Central-European Mineralogical Conference and 7th Mineral Sciences in the Carpathians Conference, Book of Abstracts, 109.
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
        • Dlhá Valley
Martin Števko-unpublished, EMPA-WDS confirmed
    • Spišská Nová Ves Co.
      • Hnilec (Hniletz; Nyilas; Nagyhnilec)
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
  • Trenčín Region
    • Prievidza Co.
Uher, P.: Columbit-tantalit z pegmatitu při Ráztočne v pohorí Žiar (stredné Slovensko). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2008, vol. 16, 1, 109-112.
  • Trnava Region
    • Piešťany Co.
Uher, P., Broska, I., 1989: Muskovitický pegmatit s obsahom minerálov vzácnych prvkov při Moravanoch n.V. (Považský Inovec). Min.Slovaca, 21,2,163 – 174
Uher P., 2000: Minerály granitových pegmatitov Slovenska-súčasný stav poznatkov. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrologického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 8, 170-180.
  • Žilina Region
    • Liptovský Mikuláš Co.
Uher P., 2000: Stibiotantalit v pegmatite Sb ložiska Dúbrava - produkt hydrotermálnej alterácie kolumbitu-tantalitu. Min.Slovaca, Bratislava, 32, 109-114
South Africa
 
  • North West
    • Bojanala Platinum District
R. Liferovich - L. Horváth p.c. (2004)
South Korea
 
  • North Chungcheong Province
    • Chungju (Chung Won Kum; Chung-ju)
      • Joongwon-gun
        • Mt. Eorae
P.M. Kartashov data
Spain
 
  • Castile and Leon
    • Salamanca
Pascua, M. I., Murciego, A., Pellitero, E., Babkine, J., & Dusausoy, Y. (1997). Sn-Ge-Cd-Cu-Fe-bearing sulfides and sulfosalts from the Barquilla deposit, Salamanca, Spain. The Canadian Mineralogist, 35(1), 39-52.
Roda-Robles M E, Alfonso P, Pedro G, Garate-Olave I (2014)Phosphates associated with the Li-F-Sn-bearing pegmatitic rocks from Castillejo de Dos Casas (Central Iberian zone, Salamanca, Spain): textural and chemical characterization. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 267
      • La Fregeneda
Encarnación Roda-Robles, Alfonso Pesquera (2007) Locality no. 3: Lepidolite-spodumene-rich and cassiterite-rich pegmatites from the Feli open-pit, (La Fregeneda, Salamanca, Spain) in ALEXANDRE LIMA & ENCARNACIÓN RODA ROBLES ed (2007) GRANITIC PEGMATITES: THE STATE OF THE ART - FIELD TRIP GUIDEBOOK. MEMÓRIAS N. º 9, UNIV. DO PORTO, FACULDADE DE CIÊNCIAS, DEPARTAMENTO DE GEOLOGIA pp 55-64
  • Galicia
    • Orense (Ourense)
      • Viana do Bolo
Alfonso, P., Hamid, S. A., García-Vallès, M., Llorens, T., Moro, F. L., Tomasa, O., ... & Parcerisa, D. (2018). Textural and mineral-chemistry constraints on columbite-group minerals in the Penouta deposit: evidence from magmatic and fluid-related processes. Mineralogical Magazine, 82(S1), S199-S222.
Sweden
 
  • Stockholm County
    • Haninge
      • Utö
Langhof, J., Jonson, E, Gustafsson, L. & Otter, B. (1998): Utö- en klassisk svensk mineralfyndort. Bergverksmuseets Skrift 14, 29-31
Smeds, S.-A. & Černý, P. & Chapman, R. (1999): Niobian calciotantite and plumboanstannoan cesstibtantite from Utö, Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist 37, 665–672.
  • Värmland County
    • Torsby
      • S. Finnskoga
Lorin, T.(2002): Riddaho glimmerbrott, Torsby, Värmland. Litofilen, 19 (2): 8-11 +14 SEM-EDS Andreas Karlsson (sample NRM# 20140340); Andreas Karlsson (NRM #20140339)
  • Västerbotten County
    • Skellefteå
      • Skellefte mining district
Cerny et al. (2004) Am. Min. 89, 505-518
  • Västra Götaland County
    • Gothenburg
      • Västra Frölunda
Cerny & Kjellman (unpublished)
    • Orust
No reference listed
    • Vänersborg
      • Väne Ryr
No reference listed
Switzerland
 
  • Grisons
    • Bregaglia Valley (Bergell)
      • Albigna Valley
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 163.
Tajikistan
 
  • Districts of Republican Subordination
I. Pekov data pers. comm L. Horvath 2008
Uganda
 
  • Central Region
    • Kiboga District
Von Knorring & Fadipe (1981): On the mineralogy and geochemistry of niobium and tantalum in some granite pegmatites and alkali granites of Africa. Bull.Minéral.104, 496-507
  • Western Region
    • Mbarara District
      • Ankole pegmatite field
Von Knorring & Fadipe (1981): On the mineralogy and geochemistry of niobium and tantalum in some granite pegmatites and alkali granites of Africa. Bull.Minéral.104, 496-507
Von Knorring & Fadipe (1981): On the mineralogy and geochemistry of niobium and tantalum in some granite pegmatites and alkali granites of Africa. Bull.Minéral.104, 496-507
UK
 
  • England
    • Cornwall
      • Mabe
UKJMM 26:5-22
      • Treverbyn
        • Stenalees
Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
    • Cumbria
Cooper, M.P. and Stanley, C.J. (1991) Famous Mineral Localities: Pyromorphite Group Minerals from the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England. Mineralogical Record, 22(2), 105-121.
      • Eden
        • Mungrisdale
Beddoe-Stephens, B. and Fortey, N.J. (1981) Columbite from the Carrock Fell tungsten deposit. Mineralogical Magazine, 44, 217-223.; Cooper, M.P. and Stanley, C.J. (1990) Minerals of the English Lake District: Caldbeck Fells. Natural History Museum Publications, London, 160 pp.
    • Devon
      • West Devon
        • Okehampton Hamlets
http://johnblanchard.net/index.php/some-sites/226-meldon-aplite-quarry-sssi; von Knorring, O. and Condliffe, E. (1984) On the occurrence of niobium-tantalum and other rare-element minerals in the Meldon aplite, Devonshire. Mineralogical Magazine, 48(348), 443-448.
USA
 
  • California
    • Riverside Co.
      • Cahuilla Mining District
        • Little Cahuilla Mountain
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 177.
    • San Bernardino Co.
      • Yucca Valley
David Lowe personally analyzed sample obtained from Rick Kennedy using XRD
    • San Diego Co.
      • Mesa Grande Mining District
        • Gem Hill
Foord, E. E. (1977), Famous Mineral Localities: the Himalaya Dike System, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California. Mineralogical Record 8(6): p. 468.
Jahns, R. H. and Wright, L. A. (1951) Gem and lithium bearing pegmatites of the Pala District, San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines Special Report 7A: 72 p.
        • Pala
          • Chief Mountain
various added photos
Osborn, P. (2005) Personal communication between Phillip Osborn of Hemet and Scott L. Ritchie of Temecula, California; description of beryl discovery on southwestern most Oceanview property pegmatite exposure; March.
          • Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill)
Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 38, pp. 1399-1408 (2000)
          • Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn)
Fisher, J. 2002. Gem and rare-element pegmatites of southern California. Mineralogical Record, Volume 33, Number 5: pages 376-378, photographs.
      • Ramona Mining District
        • Ramona
Foord, Eugene E. et al (1989), Mineralogy and Paragenesis of the Little Three Mine Pegmatites, Ramona District, San Diego County, California. Mineralogical Record, 20(2): p. 106.
Foord, Eugene E. et al (1989), Mineralogy and Paragenesis of the Little Three Mine Pegmatites, Ramona District, San Diego County, California. Mineralogical Record, 20(2): p. 121.
      • Warner Springs Mining District
        • Chihuahua Valley
Rob Lavinsky
  • Colorado
    • Chaffee Co.
      • La Plata Mining District (Winfield Mining District)
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
    • Clear Creek Co.
      • Dailey Mining District (Jones Pass Mining District)
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • Fremont Co.
      • Eight Mile Park Pegmatite Mining District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
    • Gunnison Co.
      • Quartz Creek Pegmatite Mining District
        • Brown Derby Mine
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • Jefferson Co.
      • Clear Creek pegmatite Province
Meeves, H., et al (1966), Reconnaissance of beryllium-bearing pegmatite deposits in six western states, US Bur. Mines Info. Circ. 8298: 29 (Table A-1).
      • Indian Hills
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
    • Lake Co.
      • Climax Mining District
        • Climax
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
    • Larimer Co.
      • Crystal Mountain Pegmatite Mining District (Storm Mountain Mining District)
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
    • Park Co.
      • Micanite Mining District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Analyzed by Skip Simmons July 2012
  • Maine
    • Androscoggin Co.
      • Auburn
        • East Mount Apatite Mining District
No reference listed
No reference listed
        • West Mount Apatite Mining District
Thompson, W, Joyner, D., Woodman, R., and King, V., 1998. Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd ed.; King and Foord, 1994, Mineralogy of Maine
Thompson, W, Joyner, D., Woodman, R., and King, V., 1998. Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd ed.; King and Foord, 1994, Mineralogy of Maine
Thompson, W, Joyner, D., Woodman, R., and King, V., 1998. Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd ed.; King and Foord, 1994, Mineralogy of Maine; Rocks and Minerals, (1997) 72:44-48
      • Poland
King, V. T. and Foord, E. E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, Descriptive Mineralogy, volume 1, Maine Geological Survey, Augusta, Maine, USA, pp. 418 + 88 plates.; Roda-Robles, E., Simmons, W., Pesquera, A., Gil-Crespo, P. P., Nizamoff, J., & Torres-Ruiz, J. (2015). Tourmaline as a petrogenetic monitor of the origin and evolution of the Berry-Havey pegmatite (Maine, USA). American Mineralogist, 100(1), 95-109.
    • Franklin Co.
      • D Township
W. B. Thompson, D. L. Joyner, R. G. Woodman, and V. T. King (2005) A Collector's Guide to Maine Mineral Localities. Maine Geological Survey Bulletin 41
    • Oxford Co.
      • Buckfield
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1, King, V. (ed.), 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 2.
      • Greenwood
Scott Whittemore
W. B. Thompson, D. L. Joyner, R. G. Woodman, and V. T. King (2005) A Collector's Guide to Maine Mineral Localities. Maine Geological Survey Bulletin 41
        • Uncle Tom Mountain
Mineral News (1997) 13:10 pp1,6-9; Mineral News (1994) 10:12 pp1,2
      • Hebron
Van King
      • Newry
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1; King, V. (ed.), 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 2, with updates by Van King
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1; King, V. (ed), 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 2.
      • Norway
No reference listed
      • Paris
Van King
King, V. T. and Foord, E. E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, Descriptive Mineralogy, volume 1, Maine Geological Survey, Augusta, Maine, USA, pp. 418 + 88 plates. "Maine Mineral Localites, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al. , 1998
      • Peru
C. Burtic & R. Dionne collections.; Dionne, Dick & Birtic, Cal & Jacobson, Mark. (2014) The Perry petalite prospect of Peru, Maine.. Mineral News. 30. 6,8,9,11,13.
      • Rumford
Wise, Michael A.; Brown, Cathleen D. (2011): Chemical composition of coexisting columbite-group minerals and cassiterite from the Black Mountain pegmatite, Maine. Eur. J. Mineral. 23, 817-828.
    • Sagadahoc Co.
      • Georgetown
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine.
      • Topsham
No reference listed
  • Massachusetts
    • Hampshire Co.
      • Chesterfield
Harvard Mineralogical Museum. (Ex- A. Thomas)
      • Goshen
Peter Cristofono collection, 2017
  • Nevada
    • Mineral Co.
      • Fitting Mining District
        • Gillis Range
Mineralogical Record: 30: 277-292.
  • New Hampshire
    • Carroll Co.
      • Albany
Rocks&Min. 67:158-168
      • Wakefield
Rocks & Min. 80:256 (2005)
    • Cheshire Co.
      • Walpole
P. Cristofono collection
    • Rockingham Co.
      • Raymond
Francis, C. A. (1985): Minerals of the Chandler Mine, A Zoned Lithium Rich Pegmatite (Rocks and Minerals, 60:263-264); Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
    • Strafford Co.
      • Strafford
        • Parker Mountain
Rocks & Min. 39:355 (1964)
  • New Mexico
    • Rio Arriba Co.
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd rev. Ed., 1996; Michael N. Spilde, Steve Dubyk, William P. Moats, and Brian Salem (2016) Rare-Element Pegmatites of the Petaca District, New Mexico. in Second Eugene E. Foord Pegmatite Symposium July 15-19, 2016 Colorado School of Mines campus, Golden, Colorado
        • Alamos area
Michael N. Spilde, Steve Dubyk, Brian Salem, and William P. Moats, (2011) Rare earth bearing-minerals of the Petaca district, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. New Mexico Geological Society Fall Field Conference Guidebook – 62 Geology of the Tusas Mountains and Ojo Caliente pp. 389-398.
        • La Madera-Paloma Canyon area
Michael N. Spilde, Steve Dubyk, Brian Salem, and William P. Moats, (2011) Rare earth bearing-minerals of the Petaca district, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. New Mexico Geological Society Fall Field Conference Guidebook – 62 Geology of the Tusas Mountains and Ojo Caliente pp. 389-398.
        • South Petaca
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Michael N. Spilde, Steve Dubyk, Brian Salem, and William P. Moats, (2011) Rare earth bearing-minerals of the Petaca district, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. New Mexico Geological Society Fall Field Conference Guidebook – 62 Geology of the Tusas Mountains and Ojo Caliente pp. 389-398.
    • Santa Fe Co.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Taos Co.
      • Picuris District
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
  • North Carolina
    • Cleveland Co.
      • Kings Mountain Mining District
Jason Smith collection
    • Mitchell Co.
      • Spruce Pine Mining District
Wise,Michael A.,and Brown,Cathleen D,( 2009) Extreme Rare Element Enrichment In A Muscovite-Rare Element Class Granitic Pegmatite;A Case Study Of The Spodumene-Amazonite McHone Pegmatite,Spruce Pine,North Carolina :Deparment of Mineral Sciences National Museum Of Natural History,Smithsonian Institution,Washington,D.C,20560,U.S.A,Abstract
        • Spruce Pine
EDS and XRD analysis of specimen in collection of Fred E Davis, collected by Ed McFarland in 1958.University of Delaware Mineralogical Museum specimen (Excalibur Mineral Corporation)
  • Pennsylvania
    • Delaware Co.
      • Middletown Township
        • Elwyn
S. G. Gordon, "Mineralogy of Pennsylvania," 1922 p.131
  • Wisconsin
    • Dodge Co.
Buchholz, T., A. Falster, A. & W. Simmons (2003) The Waterloo quarry: a new location for gahnite, manganocolumbite and tantalite in southern Wisconsin: Rocks and Minerals78, (2): 118. ; Buchholz, Thomas W., Falster, Alexander U. and Simmons, Wm. B. (2016) Pegmatite Mineralogy of the Waterloo Quarry, Southern Wisconsin, USA. in Second Eugene E. Foord Pegmatite Symposium July 15-19, 2016 Colorado School of Mines campus, Golden, Colorado
    • Florence Co.
      • Fern
        • Pine River pegmatites
Falster, A. U., W.B. Simmons & K. L. Webber (1995) Niobium-Tantalum minerals from the Animikie Red Ace Pegmatite, Florence County, Wisconsin: Rocks and Minerals: 70(2): 126-127. Falster, A. , W.B. Simmons & P.B. Moore (1996) The mineralogy and geochemistry of the Animikie Red Ace pegmatite in Florence County, Wisconsin: Recent Research Developments in Mineralogy: 1: 7-67.
    • Marathon Co.
      • Wausau Intrusive Complex
        • Nine Mile Pluton
www.uwrf.edu/~wc01
Thomas Buchholz, 1999 "Minerals of a Wausau Pegmatite, Marathon County, Wisconsin", Rocks and Minerals, vol .74 #4, p. 254 - 258.
Zambia
 
  • Copperbelt Province
    • Lufwanyama
Behling, S.C., Wilson, W.E. (2010) The Kagem emerald mine, Kafubu area, Zambia. The Mineralogical Record, 41:1, 59-67.
Zimbabwe
 
  • Mashonaland East
    • Mutoko District (Mtoko District)
      • Mutoko parish (Mtoko)
Ackermann, K.J., Branscombe, K.C., Hawkes, J.R., Tidy, A.J.L. (1968) The geology of some beryl pegmatites in Southern Rhodesia. Verhandelinge van die Geologiese Vereniging van Suid Afrika (Transactions of the Geological Society of South Africa), 69(1), 1-38.
 
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