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About WodginiteHide

Red-brown, dark brown to black
Crystal System:
Member of:
Named after one of its discovery localities, Wodgina, Marble Bar, Western Australia, Australia.
Related to ixiolite and rossovskyite.

Classification of WodginiteHide


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

1 : ABO4

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

Physical Properties of WodginiteHide

Red-brown, dark brown to black
5½ on Mohs scale

Chemical Properties of WodginiteHide


Crystallography of WodginiteHide

Crystal System:

Type Occurrence of WodginiteHide

Other Language Names for WodginiteHide

Simplified Chinese:锡锰钽矿

Varieties of WodginiteHide

Relationship of Wodginite to other SpeciesHide

Member of:
Other Members of this group:
Achalaite(Fe2+,Mn)(Ti,Fe3+,Ta)(Nb,Ta)2O8Mon. 2/m : B2/b
Tantalowodginite(Mn2+,◻)TaTa2O8Mon. 2/m : B2/b

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Cassiterite7 photos of Wodginite associated with Cassiterite on mindat.org.
Microlite Group4 photos of Wodginite associated with Microlite Group on mindat.org.
Albite4 photos of Wodginite associated with Albite on mindat.org.
Ixiolite3 photos of Wodginite associated with Ixiolite on mindat.org.
Columbite-(Fe)2 photos of Wodginite associated with Columbite-(Fe) on mindat.org.
Cesian Analcime2 photos of Wodginite associated with Cesian Analcime on mindat.org.
Cookeite2 photos of Wodginite associated with Cookeite on mindat.org.
Lithiowodginite2 photos of Wodginite associated with Lithiowodginite on mindat.org.
Rhodochrosite2 photos of Wodginite associated with Rhodochrosite on mindat.org.
Quartz2 photos of Wodginite associated with Quartz on mindat.org.

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.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.15bAkhtenskiteε-Mn4+O2Hex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
4.DB.15aRamsdelliteMn4+O2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
4.DB.25Samarskite-(Y)(Y,Fe3+,Fe2+,U,Th,Ca)2(Nb,Ta)2O8Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.25SrilankiteZrTi2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.25Samarskite-(Yb)(Yb,Y,Fe3+,Fe2+,U,Th,Ca)2(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.30HeftetjerniteScTaO4Mon. 2/m
4.DB.30HuanzalaiteMgWO4Mon. 2/m : P2/b
4.DB.35Columbite-(Fe)FeNb2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.35Tantalite-(Fe)FeTa2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.35Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.35Tantalite-(Mn)MnTa2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
4.DB.35Tantalite-(Mg)(Mg,Fe2+)(Ta,Nb)2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
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

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

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

18.1.2LueshiteNaNbO3Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
18.1.4FranconiteNa(Nb2O5)(OH) · 3H2OMon.
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
18.1.10RynersoniteCaTa2O6Orth. 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
18.1.22Stannomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)
18.1.23FoorditeSn2+(Nb,Ta)2O6Mon. 2/m : B2/b
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
18.1.31Stibiomicrolite (of Groat et al.)
18.1.35Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
18.1.36Tantalite-(Mn)MnTa2O6Orth. 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
18.1.39Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
18.1.42Columbite-(Fe)FeNb2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
18.1.43Tantalite-(Fe)FeTa2O6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
18.1.44ColumbiteOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pbcn
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
18.1.51 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 WodginiteHide

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NICKEL, E.H., ROWLAND, J.F. & MCADAM, R.C. (1963): Wodginite B a new tinBmanganese tantalate from Wodgina, Australia and Bernic Lake, Manitoba. Canadian Mineralogist 7, 390-402. Abstracted in:American Mineralogist (48): (1963): 1417.
FERGUSON, R.B., HAWTHORNE, F.C. & GRICE, J.D. (1976): The crystal structures of tantalite, ixiolite and wodginite from Bernic Lake, Manitoba. II. Wodginite. Canadian Mineralogist 14, 550-560.
ERCIT, T.S., ERN, P., HAWTHORNE, F.C. & MCCAMMON, C.A. (1992): The wodginite group. II. Crystal chemistry. Canadian Mineralogist 30, 613-631.
ERCIT, T.S., ERN, P. & HAWTHORNE, F.C. (1992): The wodginite group. III. Classification and new species. Canadian Mineralogist 30, 633-638.
Lahti, S. I. (1982): New pseudo-orthorhombic wodginite variety from the Erajarvi pegmatite area. Geologi 34, 6-7 (in Finnish).

Internet Links for WodginiteHide

Localities for WodginiteHide

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.
  • Nuristan Province (Nurestan Province; Nooristan Province; Nuristan)
    • Kamdesh District
Lyckberg, P. (2011): Edelstein-Pegmatite in Afghanistan: Paprok. Mineralien-Welt. 22 (3): 46-57
  • Tamanghasset Province
    • Ahaggar Mtn (Hoggar Mtn)
Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.
Kesraoui, M., & Nedjari, S. (2002). Contrasting evolution of low-P rare metal granites from two different terranes in the Hoggar area, Algeria. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 34(3), 247-257.
  • San Luis
    • Chacabuco department
      • Sierra de la Estranzuela
Galliski M A, Černý P, Márquez-Zavalía M F, Chapman R (1999) Ferrotitanowodginite, Fe2+TiTa2O8, a new mineral of the wodginite group from the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. American Mineralogist 84, 773-777
  • Western Australia
    • Bridgetown-Greenbushes Shire
      • Greenbushes Tinfield
Partington, G.A. (1990) Environment and structural controls on the intrusion of the giant rare metal Greenbushes pegmatite, Western Australia. Economic Geology: 85: 437-456.; Econ Geol (1995) 90:616-635
[MinRec 9:83-84]
    • Coolgardie Shire
      • Binneringie Station
Jacobson, M., Calderwood, M., Grguric, B.(2007): Pegmatites of Western Australia
    • Port Hedland Shire
      • Abydos Station
        • Wodgina
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.
Canadian Mineralogist 1963, 390-402
      • Wallareenya Station
        • Pilgangoora (Pilgangoora Mining Centre; Lynas Find; McPhees Patch; Mount York)
Pegmatites of Western Australia; M Jacobson, M Calderwood, B Grguric; Hesperian Press, Perth, 2007
  • Styria
    • Niedere Tauern
      • Pöls valley
        • Pusterwald
          • Pusterwald-Bretstein area
            • Spodumene pegmatites
Mali, H. (2004): Die Spodumenpegmatite von Bretstein und Pusterwald (Wölzer Tauern, Steiermark). Joannea Mineralogie 2, 5-53.
  • Minas Gerais
    • Conselheiro Pena
Erik Vercammen collection
    • Divino das Laranjeiras
[MinRec 21:253]
    • Galiléia
Mineralogical Record januari 1999, page 52; Mineralogical Record Januari 1999, Page 53
    • Itinga
      • Jenipapo district
Luiz Alberto Dias Menezes Fo.; Lithiotantite, Ideally LiTa3O8 - Luiz A.D.Menezes Filho, Hexiong Yang, Robert T. Downs, Mário L.S.C. Chaves, Aba C. Persiano - Acta Cryst. (2012) E68, i27 - i28
    • São Geraldo do Baixio
Dunn, P.J.; Gaines, R. W.; Wolfe, C.Wroe & Barbosa, C.do P. (1978): Epitaxial Wodginite and Cassiterite from Lavra Jabuti, Baixio, Galileia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Mineralogical Record 9 (1), 14-19.
  • Paraíba
    • Borborema mineral province
      • Frei Martinho
Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
      • 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
Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228
      • Pedra Lavrada
Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
  • Manitoba
    • Bird River Greenstone Belt
M. Masau, P. Cerny, M.A. Cooper, R. Chapman & J. Grice (2002) Can. Mineral. 40, 1649-1655; Morgan Masau, Petr Cerny and Ron Chapman (2000) Exsolution of zirconian-hafnian wodginite from manganoan-tantalian cassiterite, Annie Claim #3 granitic pegmatite, southeastern Manitoba, Canada. The Canadian Mineralogist, 38:685-694.
    • Lac-du-Bonnet area
      • Bernic Lake
NICKEL, E.H., ROWLAND, J.F. & MCADAM, R.C. (1963): Wodginite - a new tin-manganese tantalate from Wodgina, Australia and Bernic Lake, Manitoba. Canadian Mineralogist 7, 390-402. FERGUSON, R.B., HAWTHORNE, F.C. & GRICE, J.D. (1976): The crystal structures of tantalite, ixiolite and wodginite from Bernic Lake, Manitoba. II. Wodginite. Canadian Mineralogist 14, 550-560.
    • Red Cross Lake
Xianjue Wang, Xiaolin Xiong, and Cerny, P. (2002): Geochimica 5, 481-486.; Černý, O., Teertstra, D.K., Chapman, R., Selway, J.B., Hawthorne, F.C., Ferreira, K., Chackowsky, L.E., Wang, X.J. & and Meintzer, R.E. (2012); Černý, P., Teertstra, D. K., Chapman, R., Selway, J. B., Hawthorne, F. C., Ferreira, K., ... & Meintzer, R. E. (2012). Extreme Fractionation And Deformation Of The Leucogranite–Pegmatite Suite At Red Cross Lake, Manitoba, Canada. Iv. Mineralogy. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(6), 1839-1875.
  • Northwest Territories
    • Tungsten
The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 41, pp. 139-160 (2003)
  • Ontario
    • Kenora District
      • Brownridge Township
Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines MDI Number: MDI52F15SE00038
      • Lilypad Lakes pegmatites
        • Ferguson Lake Area
J.C. Pedersen (2000) Report on 2000 Winter Diamond Drill Program Lilypad Lakes Tantalum - Cesium Property. Assessment File
      • 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.
[AmMin 84:992]; 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.
  • Fujian Province
    • Nanping Prefecture
      • Yanping District
        • Nanping pegmatite field (Xikeng pegmatite field)
Can Rao, Rucheng Wang, Huan Hu, and Wenlan Zhan (2009): Canadian Mineralogist 47(5), 1195-1212.; Rao, C., Wang, R. C., Hatert, F., & Baijot, M. (2014). Hydrothermal transformations of triphylite from the Nanping No. 31 pegmatite dyke, southeastern China. European Journal of Mineralogy, 26(1), 179-188.; Rao, C., Wang, R., Yang, Y., Hatert, F., Xia, Q., Yue, X., & Wang, W. (2017). Insights into post-magmatic metasomatism and Li circulation in granitic systems from phosphate minerals of the Nanping No. 31 pegmatite (SE China). Ore Geology Reviews, 91, 864-876.
Yuchuan Lin, Qinglin Su, Su Wang, and Zhaolu Pan (1988): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 8(4), 373-376
  • Jiangxi Province
    • Yichun Prefecture
      • Yuanzhou District
        • Yichun complex (Yashan batholith)
Xiaolong Huang, Rucheng Wang, Changshi Liu, Xiaomin Chen, Wenlan Zhang, and Mingyuan Lai (2000): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 20(1), 22-27; Xiaolong Huang, Rucheng Wang, Xiaoming Chen, Huan Hu, and Changshi Liu (2002): Canadian Mineralogist 40(4), 1047-1068.
Czech Republic
  • Karlovy Vary Region
    • Horní Slavkov (Schlaggenwald)
      • Krásno (Schönfeld)
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.
  • Vysočina Region
    • Jihlava District
      • Stará Ríše
        • Krasonice
Luna, J.: Wodginit a kolumbit-tantalit z pegmatitu od Krasonic. Acta Universitatis Carolinae, Geologica, 1965, č. 3, s. 157-162.
Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Katanga (Shaba)
Pavel M. Kartashov analythical data of 2015
  • Red Sea Governorate
    • Eastern Desert
      • Marsa Alam
Küster, D. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 68-86.; Fengjun Nie, Fengxiang Wang, Yu'an Zhao, Yan Sun, and Hua Chai (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(4), 730-743
Küster, D. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 68-86.
  • Oromia Region (Oromiya Region)
    • Kenticha pegmatite field
Pavel M. Kartashov data; Küster, D., Romer, R. L., Tolessa, D., Zerihun, D., Bheemalingeswara, K., Melcher, F., & Oberthür, T. (2009). The Kenticha rare-element pegmatite, Ethiopia: internal differentiation, U–Pb age and Ta mineralization. Mineralium Deposita, 44(7), 723-750.
  • Western and Inner Finland Region
    • Orivesi
      • Eräjärvi area
Lahti, S. I. (1982): New pseudo-orthorhombic wodginite variety from the Erajarvi pegmatite area. Geologi 34, 6-7 (in Finnish).
  • Honshu Island
    • Chubu Region
      • Gifu Prefecture
        • Nakatsugawa City
          • Hirukawa
Kobutsugaku Zasshi, 18, 17–30.
  • East Kazakhstan Region
    • Kalba Range
Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
  • Dornogovi Aimag
Pavel M. Kartashov data
  • Erongo Region
    • Dâures
Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2007): Namibia. Mineralien und Fundstellen. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag, Haltern: 417 (in English).
- Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2007): Namibia. Mineralien und Fundstellen. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag, Haltern, 411 pp. (in English)
  • Telemark
    • Drangedal
      • Tørdal
Raade et al(1993): Kuliokite-(Y) and its alteration products kainosite-(Y) and kamphaugite-(Y) from granite pegmatite in Tørdal, Norway, European Journal of Mineralogy: 5: 691-698.
  • Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas)
    • Baltistan
      • Skardu District
        • Shigar Valley
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut); Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Prebaikalia (Pribaikal'e)
      • Irkutskaya Oblast'
P.M. Kartashov data; Evseev, A. A. (1973) Siberia's Crystals and Symmetry in the Distribution of Occurences of Minerals. World of Stone 1:11-20; Makagon, V. (2007) Evolution of Nb, Ta-oxide mineralization in rare-metal pegmatites of the East Sayan belt, Siberia, Russia. in Granitic Pegmatites: The State of the Art – International Symposium. 06th – 12th May 2007, Porto, Portugal. pp 46-47; USGS Open File Report 2005-1252 p38
  • Northern Region
    • Murmanskaya Oblast'
      • Voron'i Tundry
P.M. Kartashov data; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
  • Galicia
    • Lugo
      • Viveiro
Canosa, Francisco, Fuertes-Fuente, Mercedes and Martín-Izard, Agustín (2011): Fluid inclusion study of Ponte Segade rare-element deposit, northern of Galicia, Spain: Preliminary results. European Current Research on Fluid Inclusions (ECROFI-XXI), Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria, 9–11 August, 2011. Abstracts, p. 56.
    • Pontevedra
      • Lalín
Fuertes-Fuente, M., & Martin-Izard, A. (2001). The Forcarei Norte and Lalín pegmatite fields, Galicia, Northwest of Spain. Mineral Deposits at the Beginning of the 21st Century, 413.
  • Västerbotten
    • Skellefteå
Cerny et al. (2004) Am. Min. 89, 505-518
  • Central Region
    • Wakiso District
      • Busiiro Co. (Bushiro Co.)
von Knorring, O. & Sahama, Th. G. (1979): A note on rynersonite from Uganda. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 59: 15-19
  • Western Region
    • Mbarara District
      • Ankole pegmatite field
Von Knorring, O.V., Sahama, Th. G. & Lehtinen, M. (1969) Ferroan wodginite from Ankole, south-west Uganda. Bull.Geol. Soc. Finland 41:65—69
Bulletin of the Geological Society of Finland, Vol. 83, 2011, pp 57–70
  • Alabama
    • Coosa Co.
      • Rockford District
Rocks & Min 70:5 pp 320-333; Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 27, pp. 93-105 (1989)
  • Alaska
    • Matanuska-Susitna Borough
      • Valdez Creek District
U.S. Geological Survey, 2008, Alaska Resource Data File (ARDF): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1225.
  • Colorado
    • Gunnison Co.
      • Quartz Creek Pegmatite District
Bob Cobban
  • Connecticut
    • Middlesex Co.
      • Portland
        • Collins Hill
          • Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries)
Jarnot, Bruce M. (2011): Letters: Connecticut Update. Rocks & Minerals: 86(4): 299.; Jarnot, Bruce. (1989): Minerals New to the Portland Area Pegmatites of Central Connecticut. Abstract from the 16th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium April 7, 1989, in Rocks & Minerals: 64(12): 471.; Schooner, Richard. (circa 1985), Untitled manuscript on central Connecticut mineralogy.
  • Idaho
    • Boise Co.
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
    • Custer Co.
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
    • Elmore Co.
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
[MinRec 24:198]
  • Maine
    • Franklin Co.
      • D Township
[MinRec 22:382]; 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
Mineralogical Record 22:382
      • Greenwood
        • Uncle Tom Mountain
Rocks and Minerals (1988) 63:196-201; Mineral News (1998) 14:8 pp2,9; Mineral News (1997) 13:10 pp1,6-9
      • Newry
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1; King, V. (ed), 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 2.
"Mineralogy of Maine, Vol. 1" by King, V.T. & Foord, E.E., Maine Geological Survey, 1994; Mineralogical Record 22:382
      • Peru
      • Rumford
Mineralogical Record 22:382
  • New Hampshire
    • Rockingham Co.
      • Raymond
http://mindatnh.org/Wodginite%20sheet.html (T. Mortimer/R Janules collection)
  • South Dakota
    • Pennington Co.
      • Keystone District
        • Keystone
Am Min 70:9-10 pp 1044-1049
  • Virginia
    • Amelia Co.
      • Amelia (Amelia Court House)
Lumpkin, G. R. (1998). Rare-element mineralogy and internal evolution of the Rutherford# 2 Pegmatite, Amelia County, Virginia; a classic locality revisited. The Canadian Mineralogist, 36(2), 339-353.
    • Powhatan Co.
      • Flat Rock
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich; R.Tayler Minerals catalogue 70 p.1; Rocks & Min.:60:168.
  • Wisconsin
    • Florence Co.
      • Fern
        • Pine River pegmatites
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.; Falster, A. U., Simmons, W. B., Webber, K. L., & Pandalai, S. G. (1994). The mineralogy and geochemistry of the Animikie Red Ace pegmatite, Florence county, Wisconsin (Master's thesis, University of New Orleans).
  • Matabeleland North
    • Hwange District
      • Dete (Dett)
Melcher, F., et al. (2013): Tantalum–(niobium–tin) mineralisation in African pegmatites and rare metal granites: Constraints from Ta–Nb oxide mineralogy, geochemistry and U–Pb geochronology.-, Ore Geol. Rev. (2013).
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