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Rubellite

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Formula:
A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
A red gemmy Li-rich and more or less (Fe+Mg)-free variety of tourmaline (primarily elbaite or fluor-elbaite, but may also be olenite or liddicoatite).

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Chemical Properties of RubelliteHide

Formula:
A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

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Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Lepidolite108 photos of Rubellite associated with Lepidolite on mindat.org.
Quartz95 photos of Rubellite associated with Quartz on mindat.org.
Cleavelandite34 photos of Rubellite associated with Cleavelandite on mindat.org.
Albite31 photos of Rubellite associated with Albite on mindat.org.
Rhodizite22 photos of Rubellite associated with Rhodizite on mindat.org.
Schorl17 photos of Rubellite associated with Schorl on mindat.org.
Tourmaline14 photos of Rubellite associated with Tourmaline on mindat.org.
Muscovite12 photos of Rubellite associated with Muscovite on mindat.org.
Microcline12 photos of Rubellite associated with Microcline on mindat.org.
Feldspar Group8 photos of Rubellite associated with Feldspar Group on mindat.org.

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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 RubelliteHide

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Klaproth, M.H. (1810): Untersuchung des Rubellites aus Mähren, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Fünfter Band, Rottmann Berlin, 86-90
Kurylenko, C. (1949) Contribution a l'étude de la rubellite. Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie: 72: 319-321.

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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.
Afghanistan
 
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
    • Chapa Dara District
    • Dara-i-Pech District (Pech District)
Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
  • Nangarhar Province (Ningarhar Province)
    • Surkh Rod District
Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
  • Nuristan Province (Nurestan Province; Nooristan Province; Nuristan)
    • Kamdesh District
Lyckberg, P. (2011): Edelstein-Pegmatite in Afghanistan: Paprok. Mineralien-Welt. 22 (3): 46-57
Argentina
 
Hugo A. Peña (1970): Minerales y rocas de aplicación de la Provincia de Tucumán. Secretaría de Estado de Comercio, Industria y Minería. Dirección Provincial de Minas. Tucumán. República Argentina.
    • Tafí del Valle Department
Raúl Jorge Tauber Larry
Australia
 
  • Western Australia
    • Port Hedland Shire
      • Strelley Station
Calderwood, M.A., Grguric, B.A., Jacobson, M.I., (2007) Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia. Hesperian Press, Carlisle, Western Australia.
Austria
 
  • Lower Austria
    • Wachau
      • Spitz
        • Miesling valley
Ertl, A. (1995): Elbait, Olenit, Dravit-Buergerit-Mischkristalle, Dravit, Uvit und ein neuer Al-Turmalin (?) von österreichischen Fundstellen. - Mitt. Österr. Miner. Ges., 140, 55-72.
    • Waldviertel
      • Weinzierl am Walde
Ertl, A. (1995): Elbait, Olenit, Dravit-Buergerit-Mischkristalle, Dravit, Uvit und ein neuer Al-Turmalin (?) von österreichischen Fundstellen. - Mitt. Österr. Miner. Ges., 140, 55-72.
ERTL, A. (1995): Elbait, Olenit und Dravit aus Maigen bei Weinzierl am Walde, Niederösterreich
Brazil
 
  • Minas Gerais
    • Conselheiro Pena
Lallemant, A. (1978): What's new in Minerals ?: New Tourmaline discovery in Brazil. Mineralogical Record. 9 (5): 298-299
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]; Wilson, W E (2012) Famous Mimeral localities: The Jonas Mine, Itatiaia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Mineralogical Record 43:289-317.
    • Coronel Murta
      • Barra do Salinas
Rock Currier
    • Itambacuri
    • Itinga
      • Monte Belo
[MinRec 12:74]
      • Taquaral
        • Piauí valley
Quéméneur, J., & Lagache, M. (1999). Comparative study of two pegmatitic fields from Minas Gerais, Brazil, using rubidium and cesium content of the micas and feldspars. Brazilian Journal of Geology, 29(1), 27-32.
    • Malacacheta district
Basílio, M. S., Pedrosa-Soares, A. C., & Jordt-Evangelista, H. (2013). Depósitos de alexandrita de Malacacheta, Minas Gerais. Revista Geonomos, 8(1)
    • São José da Safira
Canada
 
  • Manitoba
    • Lac-du-Bonnet area
      • Bernic Lake
CanRockhound (Fall, 1997); Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 11,pp.591-608 (1972)
  • Nunavut
    • Kitikmeot Region
      • Bathurst Inlet
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
      • Lilypad Lakes pegmatites
        • Ferguson Lake Area
J.C. Pedersen (2000) Report on 2000 Winter Diamond Drill Program Lilypad Lakes Tantalum - Cesium Property. Assessment File
        • Opikeigan Lake Area
Bull. Minéral. , 1984, 107, pp. 369-384.; J.C. Pedersen (2000) Report on 2000 Winter Diamond Drill Program Lilypad Lakes Tantalum - Cesium Property. Assessment File
China
 
  • Jiangxi Province
    • Ji'an Prefecture
      • Suichuan Co.
Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Central Bohemia Region
Kutina J. (1944): Nové nálezy nerostů na Říčansku a Jílovsku. Věda přírodní, č. 2, s. 33-41.
    • South Bohemia Region
      • Český Krumlov
Welser, P. et al.: Lithný pegmatit Nová Ves. Minerál, Special volume, 2007, roč. 15.
      • Písek
Historic mineral collection National museum of Czech Republic
  • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
    • South Moravia Region
      • Tišnov
        • Drahonín
Černý, P.: Lithný pegmatit od Drahonína. Časopis Moravského musea v Brně, Vědy přírodní, 1960, 45, 53-55.
    • Vysočina Region
      • Hrotovice
        • Biskupice
Rieder, M., Huka, M., Kučerová, D., Minařík, L., Obermajer, J., and Povondra, P. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 27, 131-158.
      • Jihlava District
Nemec, D. (1989): Chemical composition of tourmalines in pegmatites of the Jihlava massif (western Moravia, Czechoslovakia). Chemie der Erde 49, 317-340.
Staněk, J.: Příspěvky k mineralogii některých západomoravských pegmatitů. Časopis Moravského musea v Brně, 1952, roč. 37, s. 112-125.
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
Sekanina, J.: Nerosty moravských pegmatitů. Časopis Moravského zemského musea, 1929-1930, sv. 26-27, s. 113-224.
Sekanina J.: Nerosty moravských pegmatitů. Časopis Moravského zemského musea, 1929-1930, sv. 26-27, str. 113-224.
      • Třebíč District
        • Okříšky
Nemec, D. (1982): A pegmatite with lithium mineralization at Radonin, western Moravia. Chemie der Erde 41, 241-253 (in German).
      • Žďár nad Sázavou
        • Rožná pegmatite (Rozna; Roschna)
P. Pauliš (2001): Nejzajímavější naleziště Moravy a Slezska. Kuttna, Kutná Hora.
P. Pauliš (2001): Nejzajímavější naleziště Moravy a Slezska. Kuttna, Kutná Hora.
        • Strážek (Straschkau)
Koudelka, L.: Nález jednoho z největších krystalovaných rubelitů v Československu. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1978, roč. 23, č. 2, s. 213.
      • Žďár nad Sázavou District
        • Bystřice nad Pernštejnem
Novák M., Mazuch J. (1987): Nový lithný pegmatit z Dolní Rožínky. Acta Musei Moraviae, Sci. nat., 72, 257-258.
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.
        • Křižanov
Sekanina, J.: Nerosty moravských pegmatitů. Časopis Moravského zemského musea, 1929-1930, sv. 26-27, s. 113-224.
        • Nové Město na Moravě
Novák, M.: Bór obsahující minerály z granitických pegmatitů moldanubika. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1995, roč. 3, s. 164-169.
Finland
 
  • Western and Inner Finland Region
    • 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.
France
 
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine
    • Haute-Vienne
      • Ambazac
      • Saint-Sylvestre
Aufschluss 1974(3), 193-197
  • Occitanie
    • Tarn
      • Castelnau-de-Brassac
J. Geffroy, J.A. Sarcia, J. Chervet : "Les Minéraux Uranifères Français", 1960, Institut National des Sciences et Techniques Nucléaires / Saclay - PUF; Gayraud et al., 2012
Germany
 
  • Bavaria
    • Lower Bavaria
      • Böbrach
Grimm, M.C. (1991): Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Pegmatite im Bayerischen Wald, 2: die Verbandsverhältnisse des Turmalinpegmatits Maisried bei Böbrach/Bayerischer Wald. Aufschluss, 42 (3), 179-192.
  • Saxony
    • Chemnitz
      • Penig
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001, 146
    • Erzgebirge
      • Ehrenfriedersdorf
        • Geyer
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
      • Marienberg District
H. Vollstädt, R. Baumgärtel: "Einheimische Edelsteine", 2nd. ed., Steinkopff (Dresden), 1977
India
 
  • Madhya Pradesh
    • Jabalpur Division
Richard M. Pearl: "Minerals of India", Mineral Digest, vol. 2.
Italy
 
  • Tuscany
    • Livorno Province
      • Elba Island
        • Campo nell'Elba
No reference listed
No reference listed
Japan
 
  • Honshu Island
    • Kanto Region
      • Ibaraki Prefecture
        • Hitachiohta City
Alfredo Petrov collection
  • Kyushu Region
    • Fukuoka Prefecture
Dr. Yohachiro Okamoto collection (curated at Geological Survey museum, Japan)
Madagascar
 
  • Antananarivo Province
    • Vakinankaratra Region
      • Betafo District
        • Ambohimanambola Commune
Wilson, W.E. (1989) The Anjanabonoina pegmatite, Madagascar. Mineralogical Record 20: 191-200
        • Andrembesoa Commune
          • FKT Antsentsindrano
Lacroix, A. (1912): Sur quelques minéraux des pegmatites du Vakinankaratra (Madagascar). Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie, Paris 35 , 76-84
          • Tetezantsio-Andoabatokely Pegmatite Field
Robert Bosi photo & specimen, photo id 453778
Pascal Ollic collection, Photo ID: 843302
Duparc, L., Wunder, M., Sabot, R. (1910): Les minéraux des pegmatites des environs d´Antsirabe á Madagscar. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Geneve, 36, 3, 283-407
Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Gratacap, L. P. (1916): Some minerals from Madagascar as described in prof. A Lacroix's Mineralogie de France et ses colonies. American Mineralogist, 1: 17-34
      • Sahatany Pegmatite Field (Mt Ibity area)
        • Manandona Valley
Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Arliguie M. photo and specimen
Rakotoarison, W. (1964): Les pegmatites de la Sahatany. Archive du Service Géologique Madagascar. A.1983, p.1-39.
Rakotoarison, W. (1964): Les pegmatites de la Sahatany. Archive du Service Géologique Madagascar. A.1983, p.1-39
Rakotoarison, W. (1964): Les pegmatites de la Sahatany. Archive du Service Géologique Madagascar. A.1983, pp.1-39.
Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Rakotoarison, W. (1964): Les pegmatites de la Sahatany. Archive du Service Géologique Madagascar. A.1983, p.1-39.
Lacroix, A. (1912): Sur une nouvelle espèce minérale (manandonite) des pegmatites de Madagascar. Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie, 35, 223-226
Lacroix, A. (1912): Sur quelques minéraux des pegmatites du Vakinankaratra (Madagascar). Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie, Paris 35 , 76-84
Rakotoarison, W. (1964): Les pegmatites de la Sahatany. Archive du Service Géologique Madagascar. A.1983, p.1-39
Rakotoarison, W. (1964): Les pegmatites de la Sahatany. Archive du Service Géologique Madagascar. A. 1983, 39p
  • Fianarantsoa Province
    • Amoron'i Mania Region
      • Ambatofinandrahana District
        • Fenoarivo Commune
Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la mineralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive. p. 56
      • Ambositra District
        • Ilaka Centre Commune
          • Col des Tapias
Behier, J. (1960): Travaux mineralogiques. In Besaire, H. (ed): Rapport Annuel du Service Geologique pour 1960. Republique Madagascar, Tananarive. 181-199
      • Ampandramaika-Malakialina Pegmatite Field
        • Ambatofinandrahana District
Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la mineralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, p 13
    • Matsiatra Region
      • Ivohibato Alakamisy-Itenina District
Shigley, J. E., Laurs, B. M., Janse, A. J. A., Elen, S., & Dirlam, D. M. (2010). Gem Localities of the 2000s. Gems & Gemology, 46(3).
Mozambique
 
  • Zambezia Province
    • Alto Ligonha District
Bull. Soc. Franç. Minéralo. Cristallo. , 1964, LXXXVII, p. 553-556.
Bull. Soc. Franç. Minéralo. Cristallo. , 1964, LXXXVII, p. 553-556.
Myanmar
 
  • Mandalay Region (Mandalay Division)
    • Pyin-Oo-Lwin District
      • Mogok Township
Jordi Fabre
        • Pein-Pyit (Painpyit; Pyan Pyit)
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
      • Singu Township
        • Letpanhla
          • Male (Marle; Marla)
R Bottrill collection
  • Shan State
    • Kyaukme District
Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:253
        • Molo quarter
          • Khetchel village (Cache village; Khat Che village)
Andreas Ertl, John M. Hughes, Stefan Prowatke, Thomas Ludwig, Franz Brandstätter, Wilfried Körner, and M. Darby Dyar (2007): Tetrahedrally coordinated boron in Li-bearing olenite from “mushroom” tourmaline from Momeik, Myanmar. Can. Mineral. 45, 891-899.
Namibia
 
  • Erongo Region
    • Karibib District
      • Otjua Farm 37
Rob Lavinsky photo
  • Karas Region
    • Karasburg District
Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 384 pp. (in English)
Nepal
 
  • Kosi Zone (Koshi Zone)
    • Sankhuwasabha District (Sankhuwa Sahba; Shankuwa-Sava)
Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Nigeria
 
  • Oyo State
    • Komu pegmatites
Jimoh, O. R. (2016). Major Oxides Geochemistry of Tourmaline from Selected Gem-mineral Deposits in Southwestern Nigeria. Asia Pacific Journal of Energy and Environment, 3(1), 7-20.
Rob Lavinsky
North Korea
 
  • South Hamgyong Province
    • Munchon-gun
      • Pungha-myon
Shibata, H.: Lithia mica deposits in Korea with special reference to spodumene and amblygonite. (in: Geology and Mineral Resources of the Far East, University of Tokyo Press, 1969; pp 158-168)
Pakistan
 
  • Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas)
    • Baltistan
      • Skardu District
Luigi Matei photo
Portugal
 
  • Guarda District
    • Guarda
Rui Nunes collection
Pedro Alves collection. Fuchs, A., Fuchs, R.: Rosaroter Elbait aus der Serra de Estrela, Portugal, Lapis vol.39, 03/2014, 12-20
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Transbaikalia (Zabaykalye)
      • Chitinskaya Oblast'
        • Krasnyi Chikoy
          • Malkhan pegmatite field (Malchan; "Malechansk")
[Lapis 1993:1 p13-15]
[MinRec 32:44]
International Geological Congress (2008) MRD-06 The Sosedka gem tourmaline-rich mine: Emplacement of extremely chemically heterogeneous pegmatite-forming medium
        • Menza District
  • Urals Region
    • Middle Urals
      • Sverdlovskaya Oblast'
        • Sarapulka District (Murzinka)
Van King
    • Southern Urals
      • Chelyabinsk Oblast'
        • Plast
          • Kochkar' District
            • Svetlyi
Igor Savin's data
South Korea
 
  • Chungcheongbukdo (Chungchong-pukto)
    • Chechon-gun
      • Hansu-myon
Kinosaki, Y. (1942) Miscelaneous Reports of the Geological Survey, Government-General of Korea, no. 11, 35.
  • Gyeonggi-do (Kyonggi-do)
    • Kapyong-gun
      • Nam-myon
        • Homyong-ni
Shibata, H.: Lithia mica deposits in Korea with special reference to spodumene and amblygonite. (in: Geology and Mineral Resources of the Far East, University of Tokyo Press, 1969; pp 158-168)
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Málaga
      • Estepona
Utrera, C., Calvo, M. and Viñals, J. (2008). Turmalinas y granates de Estepona y Cártama, Málaga. Revista de Minerales, (2008-1), 40-43; Romero Silva, JC (2003). Minerales y Rocas de la provincia de Málaga. Edited by Cedma. Malaga County Council 318 pg. 1 map
  • Catalonia
    • Girona (Gerona)
      • Alt Empordà
        • Cadaqués
- Pura Alfonso - J. C. Melgarejo (2000) Boron vs. Phosphorus in granitic pegmatites: the Cap de Creus case Journal of the Czech Geological Society 45/1-2 - Bareche, E. (2005) "Els minerals de Catalunya. Segle XX" Ed. Museu Mollfulleda de Mineralogia - Grup Mineralògic Català, 269 p.
Sri Lanka
 
  • Sabaragamuwa Province
    • Ratnapura District
      • Ratnapura
Ceylon Aluvial Mine, (Book, Co. 2002)
Sweden
 
  • Lappland
    • Gällivare
      • Leipojärvi
Augsten, R. (2008): Pegmatite in Lappland: Rubellit aus Suorravaara. Lapis, 33 (3), 29-32.
  • Norrbotten
    • Piteå
No reference listed
  • Västerbotten
    • Skellefteå
Colleen Thomson Photo & specimen
Tajikistan
 
  • Viloyati Mukhtori Gorno-Badakhshan (Viloyati Badakhshoni Kuni)
    • Pamir Mts
      • Rangkul' Highlands
UK
 
  • England
    • Cornwall
      • Redruth
        • Treleigh Wood Mine
Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
    • Devon
      • Okehampton area (Northern Dartmoor)
http://www.mineralman.f9.co.uk/quarries/meldon.htm; Peter G. Embrey (1978) Fourth Supplementary List of British Minerals. Mineralogical Magazine 42:169-177
USA
 
  • California
    • Fresno Co.
      • Kings Canyon National Park
        • Mount Goddard
Bradley, W.W. (1916b), Fresno and Kings Counties: California Mining Bureau. Report 14: 439; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 370.
    • Riverside Co.
      • Cahuilla District
        • Cahuilla Mountain
Geffner, P. and Fisher, J. (1997) Recent Work at the Lithia Dyke Claim, Cahuilla Mountain, Riverside County, California. Rocks & Minerals, 72 (3): pp. 156-161.
        • Little Cahuilla Mountain
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37: p. 121-22.
Laurano, A. F., Jr. (1991) Rainbow mine (Juan Diego) case files, 1988 thru 1991: unpublished.
        • Red Mountain
Rynerson, F. 1967. Exploring and Mining Gems & Gold in the West; Ch. 7, p.47; Ch. 14, p. 118-120: Naturegraph Publishers, Inc., Happy Camp, California.
        • Thomas Mountain [town]
          • Thomas Mountain
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau Bulletin 37: p. 21, 122-123, 171 p.
      • Jurupa Valley
        • Jurupa Mts
Anonymous (1955), World news on mineral occurrences: Rocks & Minerals: 30: 141-142; Cooney, R.L. (1956), The mineralogy of the Jensen and Henshaw quarries near Riverside, California: Unpublished Master’s thesis, University of California at Los Angeles: 16; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 503.
    • San Diego Co.
      • Aguanga Mountain District (Smith Mountain District)
        • Oak Grove
          • Aguanga Mountain
Fisher, J. 2002. Gem and rare-element pegmatites of southern California. Mineralogical Record 33(5): 371-373.
Ware, J. W. (1935) Gem Mining in San Diego Co., California: Precious Blue Topaz; Gems & Gemology, Vol. I, No. 8, March-April, pages 218-219; 240pp.
      • Banner District
        • Rodriguez Canyon
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 188.
      • Mesa Grande District
        • Gem Hill
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 100.
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 104.
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37; pages 133-135.
Mesa Grande Tourmaline & Gem Company 1906. Do It Now!! Buy Tourmaline Stock; The Pacific Monthly, Advertisement Section, January 1906. The Pacific Monthly Publishing Co.; Portland, Oregon.
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 110.
        • Mesa Grande
Kunz, George Frederick (1905a), Gems, jewelers’ materials, and ornamental stones of California: California Division Mines Bulletin 37, p. 136-137.
      • Pala District
        • Pala
          • Chief Mountain
            • Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim)
Mauthner, M. H. F. (2011), Recent Updates from the Oceanview Mine. The Vug quarterly magazine 4(1): 41-43.
          • Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill)
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37: pages 86, 132-133.
          • Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn)
Schaller, W. T. 1919. Gems & Precious Stones. Mineral Resources U.S., 1916, Part II - Nonmetals. Department of Interior, US Geological Survey, Government Printing Office, Washington; p. 897.
Jahns, Richard Henry & Lauren A. Wright (1951), Gem and lithium bearing pegmatites of the Pala district, San Diego County, California: California Division Mines Special Report 7-A: 57-59.
Swoboda, E. R. 2001. Pala district 1947-48: Unpublished field notes and personal interviews. Swoboda Inc., Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, CA; 5/2; 8 p.
Rocks & Min.: 63:21.
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 pp.
Sheppard, J. B. (2008), History of the surface prospects and underground mining developments made along the northern portion of the Stewart pegmatite; personal communication with Scott L. Ritchie, San Diego Mining Company (SDMC). June/July.
Sheppard, J. B. (2008), History of the surface prospects and underground mining developments made along the northern portion of the Stewart pegmatite; personal communication with Scott L. Ritchie, San Diego Mining Company (SDMC). June/July.
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: pages 55-56.
Rocks & Min.: 63:48.
      • Rincon District
        • Rincon
          • Ditch Mountain
Hanley, J. B. 1951. Economic Geology of the Rincon Pegmatites, San Diego County, California. Department of Natural Resources, California Division of Mines, Special Report 7B: p 23.
          • Rincon Mountain
Rogers, A. F. 1910. Minerals From The Pegmatite Veins Of Rincon, San Diego Co., California. Columbia University School Of Mines Quarterly Journal Of Applied Science, Vol. 31 pp. 208-218.
      • Warner Springs District
        • Chihuahua Valley
Schaller, Waldemar Theodore (1916), Gems and precious stones: Mineral Resources U.S., 1915, part 2; Department of the Interior, Geological Survey: 856; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 371; San Diego Mining Company, 1998.
        • Warner Springs
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 106; illus., maps.
  • Colorado
    • Fremont Co.
      • Eight Mile Park pegmatite District
Pearl, 1958. Colorado Gem Trails & Mineral Guide
    • Gunnison Co.
      • Quartz Creek Pegmatite District
Rocks & Min.: 24:233-234.
Van King
  • Connecticut
    • Hartford Co.
      • Glastonbury
        • East Glastonbury
Rocks & Min.: 70:379
    • Middlesex Co.
      • Haddam
Shelton, William. (1967): Notes on a Find at Haddam. Rocks and Minerals: 42(7): 502-503.
      • Portland
        • Collins Hill
          • Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries)
Rocks & Min.: 12: 141-143.
Schooner, Richard. (1955): 90 Minerals from 1 Connecticut Hill. Rocks & Minerals: 30(7-8): 351-8.; Schooner, Richard. (1958): The Mineralogy of the Portland-East Hampton-Middletown-Haddam Area in Connecticut (With a few notes on Glastonbury and Marlborough). Published by Richard Schooner; Ralph Lieser of Pappy’s Beryl Shop, East Hampton; and Howard Pate of Fluorescent House, Branford, Connecticut.
Seaman, 1976. Pegmatite Minerals of the World; Rocks & Minerals (1970) 45:443-449; Rocks & Minerals (1970) 45:595-600
  • Maine
    • Androscoggin Co.
      • Auburn
        • East Mount Apatite District
No reference listed
No reference listed
        • West Mount Apatite District
No reference listed
Rocks and Minerals, (1997) 72:44-48]
No reference listed
      • 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.
    • Oxford Co.
      • Hebron
USGS Bull 445
USGS Bull 445
      • 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. T., 2006, Minerals of Halls Ridge and Plumbago-Puzzle Mountain, Newry, ... Maine, Mineral News, v. 22(6): p. 1-3.
      • Paris
No reference listed
      • Rumford
www.cseg.ca/conferences/2000/825.PDF.; USGS Bull 445
    • Sagadahoc Co.
      • Georgetown
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine.
      • Topsham
No reference listed
  • North Carolina
      • Wilton
Wilson,W.F and McKenzie,B.J,1978, Mineral Collecting Sites in North Carolina, Information Circular 24
  • Pennsylvania
    • Philadelphia Co.
      • Philadelphia
        • Tacony Creek Valley
Gordon: Min. Penn (1922) p. 230
  • South Dakota
    • Pennington Co.
      • Keystone District
        • Keystone
Rocks & Min.:10:147 & 60:112,116.
  • Wisconsin
    • Florence Co.
      • Fern
        • Pine River pegmatites
Falster, A. , W.B. Simmons & P.B. Moore (1988) Fillowite, Lithiophilite, Heterosite/Purpurite and Allvaudite--Varulite Group Minerals from a Pegmatite in Florence County, WI, Abst. 15th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, Rocks and Minerals: 63(6) p. 455.
Zimbabwe
 
  • Mashonaland West
    • Karoi District (Urungwe; Hurungwe District)
Bartholomew, D. S. (1990). Base metal and industrial mineral deposits of Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe Geological Survey, Mineral Resources Survey No. 22
  • Masvingo
    • Bikita Area
Mineralogical Magazine 1946 27 : 157-165
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