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Joaquinite Group

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About Joaquinite GroupHide

This page provides mineralogical data about Joaquinite Group.

Relationship of Joaquinite Group to other SpeciesHide

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Bario-orthojoaquinite (Ba,Sr)4Fe2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2 · H2OOrth.
Byelorussite-(Ce) NaBa2Ce2MnTi2[Si4O12]2O2(F,OH) · H2O
Joaquinite-(Ce) NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2OMon. 2 : B2
Orthojoaquinite-(Ce) NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
Orthojoaquinite-(La) NaBa2La2Fe2+Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2OOrth.
Strontio-orthojoaquinite (Na,Fe)2Sr2Ba2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2OOrth.
Strontiojoaquinite Sr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2OMon.

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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 Joaquinite GroupHide

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Semenov, E.I., Bukin, V.I., Bolashov, Y.A., and Sorenson, H. (1967) Rare earths in minerals of the joaquinite group. American Mineralogist: 52: 1762-1769.

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Localities for Joaquinite GroupHide

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.

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- 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.
  • Homyel' Province (Gomel)
    • Zhitkovitschskii
[Byelorussite-(Ce)] ZVMO,(1989) 118, n5, 100-107; HB2/1 (1995); Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
    • Labrador
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] GSC locality database; L. W. Curtis And J. Gittins (1979) Aluminous and Titaniferous Clinopyroxenes from Regionally Metamorphosed Agpaitic Rocks in Central Labrador. J. Petrology 20:165-186.; Curtis, L.W. & Currie, K.L. (1977) Geology and petrology of the Red Wine complex, Central Labrador. GSC Bulletin 287, 61p. + maps
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] NICKEL, E.H., ROWLAND, J,F. and CHARETTE, D.J. (1964) Niobophyllite – the niobium analogue of astrophyllite; a new mineral; Nickel, E.H., J.F. Rowland, and D.J. Charette (1964) Niobophyllite - the niobium analogue of astrophyllite; a new mineral from Seal Lake, Labrador. Can. Mineral., 8, 40-52.
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] GSC locality database; GSC database locality No. 4100
  • Québec
    • Montérégie
      • La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM
        • Mont Saint-Hilaire
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] Horváth, L and Gault, R.A. (1990), The mineralogy of Mont Saint-Hilaire Quebec. Mineralogical Record: 21: 284-359.
  • Greenland
    • Kujalleq
      • Narsaq
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] [Mineralogical Record - Vol 24 No 2]; Petersen, O.V. (2001): List of all minerals identified in the Ilímaussaq alkaline complex, South Greenland. Geology of Greenland Survey Bulletin. 190, 25-33
          • Kuannersuit Plateau (Kvanefjeld)
[Orthojoaquinite-(La)] Semenov, E.I. et al. (1967): Rare Earths in minerals of the Joaquinite group. American Mineralogist. 52, 1762-1769; Matsubara, S., Mandarino, J., Semenov, E. (2001): Redefinition of a mineral in the Joaquinite group: Orthojoaquinite-(La), Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 39, 757-760
  • Baranya Co.
    • Mecsek Mts
      • Hosszúhetény
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] www.geomania.hu
      • Pécs
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] http://www.minerofil.hu/uj1999a.php?nyelvezet=angol
  • Honshu Island
    • Chubu Region
      • Niigata Prefecture
[Strontio-orthojoaquinite] www-jm.eps.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/2002cd-rom/pdf/j038/j038-003_e.pdf.
[Strontiojoaquinite] Mashima et al (2004) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 133.
[Strontio-orthojoaquinite] Alfredo Petrov specimens;
[Strontio-orthojoaquinite] Masutomi Museum specimens (Kyoto)
[Strontio-orthojoaquinite] Hiroaki Tano specimen
  • Arkansas
    • Hot Spring Co.
      • Magnet Cove
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] Barwood, H (1995), Benitoite and Joaquinite in Arkansas, Min.News: 11(5):2, 5.
Visual ID Henry Barwood
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] Howard, 1987. Mineral Species of Arkansas, addenda
      • Little Rock
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] Rocks and Minerals, (1989) 64:314-322
Henry Barwood - unpublished (2010)
  • California
    • San Benito Co.
      • Diablo Range
        • New Idria District
          • Picacho Peak
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] Mineralogical Research Company
[Bario-orthojoaquinite] Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
          • Santa Rita Peak
[Bario-orthojoaquinite] American Mineralogist (1982): 67: 809-816; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 470.
[Strontiojoaquinite] www.benitoitemine.com
[Joaquinite-(Ce)] Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 467.
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