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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.
Angola
 
  • Namibe Province
    • Tombwa City Council
[Cerite-(Ce)] L. Torró, C. Villanova, M. Castillo, M. Campeny, A. O. Gonçalves and J. C. Melgarejo (2012): Niobium and rare earth minerals from the Virulundo carbonatite, Namibe, Angola. Mineralogical Magazine 76, 393-409.
Australia
 
  • South Australia
    • Flinders Ranges
      • North Flinders Ranges
        • Mt Babbage area (Inlier)
[Cerite-(Ce)] 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
Burundi
 
  • Bujumbura Rural Province
[Cerite-(Ce)]
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Omenica Mining Division
      • Williston Lake
Mäder, U. K. (1986). The Aley carbonatite complex.
  • Ontario
    • Timiskaming District
      • Cobalt-Gowganda region
Berry, L.G (1971): The Silver-Arsenide Deposits of the Cobalt-Gowganda Region, Ontario. Canadian Mineralogist Vol.11 (1). pg.247
        • Gowganda area
          • Nicol Township
[Cerite-(Ce)] Petruk (1971): The Silver-Arsenide Deposits of the Cobalt-Gowganda Region, Ontario. Can. Mineral. 11, 232-262
  • Québec
    • Montérégie
      • La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM
        • Mont Saint-Hilaire
[Cerite-(Ce)] Horváth, L and Gault, R.A. (1990), The mineralogy of Mont Saint-Hilaire Quebec. Mineralogical Record: 21: 284-359.
    • Outaouais
[Cerite-(Ce)] http://rruff.geo.arizona.edu/doclib/hom/ceritece.pdf.
        • Val-des-Bois
[Cerite-(Ce)] Sabina, A.P. (1986) Rocks & Minerals for the collector; Buckingham - Mont-Laurier - Grenville, Quebec Hawkesbury - Ottawa, Ontario. GSC Misc. Report 33, 33 p.
      • Pontiac RCM
        • Otter Lake
[Cerite-(Ce)] Sabina, Ann P., Geological Survey of Canada paper 70-50. ; M A G Lafontaine (1979) Uranium-Thorium Deposite at the Yates Mine, Huddersfield Township, Quebec. MSc thesis, University of Ottawa.
China
 
  • Henan
    • Nanyang
      • Xixia Co.
[Cerite-(Ce)] Qu, K., Sima, X., Zhou, H., Xiao, Z., Tu, J., Yin, Q., ... & Li, J. (2019). In situ LA-MC-ICP-MS and ID-TIMS U-Pb ages of bastnäsite-(Ce) and zircon from the Taipingzhen hydrothermal REE deposit: New constraints on the later Paleozoic granite-related U-REE mineralization in the North Qinling Orogen, Central China. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 173, 352-363.
Egypt
 
  • Red Sea
    • Eastern Desert
[Cerite-(Ce)] Mohamed, A. (2013). Mineral chemistry and genesis of Zr, Th, U, Nb, Pb, P, Ce and F enriched peralkaline granites of El-Sibai shear zone, central Eastern Desert, Egypt.
Finland
 
  • Lapland
    • Sodankylä
[Cerite-(Ce)] Thair, Al-Ani and Sarapää, Olli (2012): REE-mineralogy of arkosic gneisses from Mäkärä-Vaulo area, Tana belt, Northern Finland. Geologian Tutkimuskesus. Arkistoraportti 73/2011
Germany
 
  • Saxony
    • Mittelsachsen
      • Freiberg
[Cerite-(Ce)] Canadian Mineralogist: 38: 67-80.
Hungary
 
  • Baranya County
    • Hosszúhetény
[Cerite-(Ce)] collector: Csaba Papp, WDS: Viera Kollárová
India
 
  • Gujarat
Viladkar, S. G., & Wimmenauer, W. (1992). Geochemical and petrological studies on the Amba Dongar carbonatites (Gujarat, India). Chem. Erde, 52, 277-291.
Italy
 
  • Piedmont
    • Cuneo Province
      • Bagnolo Piemonte
[Cerite-(Ce)] Finello, G., Ambrino, P., Kolitsch, U., Ciriotti, M.E., Blaß, G., Bracco, R. (2007): I minerali della “Pietra di Luserna”, Piemonte, Italia nord-occidentale. I. Alcune cave di gneiss della Val Luserna. Micro (località), 2/2007, 181-226.; Piccoli, G. C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007). Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo F. Eusebio - Alba, 607 pag.
Madagascar
 
  • Diana
    • Ambanja
      • Antsirabe
[Cerite-(Ce)] Estrade, G., et al. (2014): REE and HFSE mineralization in peralkaline granites of the Ambohimirahavavy alkaline complex, Ampasindava peninsula, Madagascar. Journal of African Earth Sciences. 94: 141–155
Mongolia
 
  • Hovd Aimag (Khovd Aimag)
    • Altai Mts
[Cerite-(Ce)] P.M. Kartashov analytical data
[Cerite-(Ce)] Pavel M. Kartashov data; Kovalenko, V. I., Yarmolyuk, V. V., Sal nikova, E. B., Kartashov, P. M., Kovach, V. P., Kozakov, I. K., ... & Yakovleva, S. Z. (2004). The Khaldzan-Buregtei Massif of peralkaline rare-metal igneous rocks: structure, geochronology, and geodynamic setting in the Caledonides of Western Mongolia. Petrology c/c of Petrologiia, 12(5), 412-436.
Morocco
 
  • Dakhla-Oued Ed-Dahab
Bea, F., Montero, P., Haissen, F., & El Archi, A. (2013). 2.46 Ga kalsilite and nepheline syenites from the Awsard pluton, Reguibat Rise of the West African Craton, Morocco. Generation of extremely K-rich magmas at the Archean–Proterozoic transition. Precambrian Research, 224, 242-254.
Namibia
 
  • Khomas Region
    • Windhoek Rural
      • Aris
[Cerite-(Ce)] Paula Piilonen, unpublished results
Norway
 
  • Nordland
    • Hamarøy
[Cerite-(Ce)] Selbekk R.S. (2010): Norges mineraler. En revidert utgave av Norges mineraler (Neumann 1985). Tapir-NGU-NHM. 552p (p. 314)
  • Telemark
    • Porsgrunn
      • Auenslandet
        • Sagåsen
[Cerite-(Ce)] Andersen, F.,Berge, S.A. & Burvald, I. (1996): Die Mineralien des Langesundsfjords und des umgebenden Larvikit-Gebietes, Oslo-Region, Norwegen. MineralienWelt 7(4):21-100
[Cerite-(Ce)] Knut Eldjarn collection
[Cerite-(Ce)] Larsen, A. O. (ed.) (2010): The Langesundsfjord. History, geology, pegmatites, minerals. Bode Verlag Gmbh, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 240 p
      • Bjørkedalen
[Cerite-(Ce)] Knut Eldjarn collection
Portugal
 
  • Azores
    • São Miguel Island
[Cerite-(Ce)] Samples collected by Luigi Chiappino and analysed by Dr. Anthony Kampf, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, USA; Lavarde, S., Chiappino, L., Alves, P., Astolfi, M., (2019) Les Minéraux du massif volcanique du Fogo, Ile de São Miguel, Açores, Portugal. Le Règne Mineral, 145, 30-50
Romania
 
  • Harghita
[Cerite-(Ce)] Szakáll, S. & Kristály, F., Eds. (2010): Mineralogy of Székelyland, Eastern Transylvania, Romania. Csík County Nature and Conservation Society, Miercurea-Ciuc, Romania, 321 pp.
[Cerite-(Ce)] Hirtopanu Paulina, Andersen C. Jens, Fairhurst J. Robert and Jakab Gyula (2013) Allanite-(Ce) and its associations, from the Ditrau alkaline intrusive massif. Proc. Rom. Acad., Series B, 2013, 15(1), p. 59–74
[Cerite-(Ce)] Szakáll, S. & Kristály, F., Eds. (2010): Mineralogy of Székelyland, Eastern Transylvania, Romania. Csík County Nature and Conservation Society, Miercurea-Ciuc, Romania, 321 pp.
Russia
 
  • Chelyabinsk Oblast
    • Kyshtym
[Cerite-(Ce)] Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 290; N.P. Yushkin e.a. Introduction in topomineralogy of Ural, -"Nauka", Moscow, 1986,p.294.
  • Irkutsk Oblast
    • Vitim Plateau
      • Biraya and Bya Rivers confluence area (Chara Basin)
        • Biraya Fe-REE ore occurrence
[Cerite-(Ce)] A. Konev et al.: European Journal of Mineralogy 17(5):715–721 (2005)
  • Murmansk Oblast
[Cerite-(Ce)] Chakhmouradian A.R., Zaitsev A.N. (2002) Calcite–Amphibole–Clinopyroxene rock from the Afrikanda complex, Kola peninsula, Russia: mineralogy and a possible link to carbonatites. III. Silicate minerals. - Canadian Mineralogist, Vol.40, pp. 1347-1374. ; Specimen identified by Dr. Igor Pekov, Moscow State University
    • Khibiny Massif
[Cerite-(Ce)] Canadian Mineralogist 40:1177-1184
[Cerite-(La)] Pekov I.V. (2007) New minerals from former Soviet Union countries 1998-2006, - Mineralogical Almanac, v.11, p. 15.
    • Lovozersky District
Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Ivanyuk, G. Y., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2014). Loparite-(Ce) in rocks of the Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 56(8), 685-698.
      • Suoluai River Valley
        • Kuamdespakhk Mt
[Cerite-(Ce)] Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
  • Tuva
    • Sangilen Upland
[Cerite-(Ce)] Kapustin Yu.L. (1989) Cerite and ternebohmite from fenites of alkaline massifs of Tuva, - Zapiski VMO, 118(4), p. 47-56 (in Rus.)
South Africa
 
  • North West
    • Bojanala Platinum District
      • Brits (Brits District)
[Cerite-(Ce)] Atanasova, M., Cairncross, B. and Windisch, W.R. (2016) Microminerals of the Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Popular Geoscience Series 6, Council for Geoscience, Pretoria, South Africa, pg 181
      • Pilanesberg Alkaline Ring Complex
[Cerite-(Ce)] Minerals of South Africa
Sweden
 
  • Dalarna County
    • Avesta
[Cerite-(Ce)] Jansson, M. () Förekomster med ceriummineral i stråket Möklinta, Norberg, Riddarhyttan och Nora.
        • Knutsbo mines
[Cerite-(Ce)] Jansson, M. (2001) Förekomster med ceriummineral i stråket Möklinta, Norberg, Riddarhyttan och Nora.
  • Örebro County
    • Nora
      • Rödberg Mines
[Cerite-(Ce)] Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
    • Örebro
[Cerite-(Ce)] Jonsson, Erik; Högdahl, Karin; Sahlström, Fredrik; Majka, Jarek (2014) BIF-hosted REE silicate mineralisation at Högfors, Bergslagen, Sweden. 31st Nordic Geological Meeting, Lund Sweden.
  • Västmanland County
    • Norberg
      • Getback ore field
[Cerite-(Ce)] Jansson, M. Förekomster med ceriummineral i stråket Möklinta, Norberg, Riddarhyttan och Nora.
[Cerite-(Ce)] Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
[Cerite-(Ce)] Collection of Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm, Sweden nr 19540027, 19660293, 19660294 and 19660295; Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
      • Röberg ore field
[Cerite-(Ce)] Peacor, D. R. & Dunn, P. J.: (1988): Dollaseite-(Ce) (magnesium orthite redefined): Structure refinement and implications for F + M2+ substitutions in epidote-group minerals. American Mineralogist. 73: 838- 842;
[Cerite-(Ce)] No reference listed
[Cerite-(Ce)]
    • Skinnskatteberg
      • Riddarhyttan
[Cerite-(Ce)] Hisinger, W. & Berzelius, J.J.(1804): Cerium: ein neuer Metall aus einer Schwedischen Steinart, Bastnäs Tungstein gennant. Neues Allgemeines Journal der Chemie, 2: 397-418; Holtstam, D., Bindi, L., Hålenius, U., & Andersson, U. B. (2017). Delhuyarite-(Ce)–Ce 4 Mg (Fe 3+ 2 W)□(Si 2 O 7) 2 O 6 (OH) 2–a new mineral of the chevkinite group, from the Nya Bastnäs Fe–Cu–REE deposit, Sweden. European Journal of Mineralogy, ejm2635_pap_gsw.
[Cerite-(Ce)] Holtstam, D., Bindi, L., Hålenius, U., Andersson, U.B. (2017): Delhuyarite-(Ce) Ce4Mg(Fe3+2W)□(Si2O7)2O6(OH)2 a new mineral of the chevkinite group, from the Nya Bastnäs Fe–Cu–REE deposit, Sweden. European Journal of Mineralogy, 29, 897-905
[Cerite-(Ce)] Cronstedt, A.F. (1751): Rön och försök giorde med trenne järnmalms arter. K. Vetenskaps Akademiens Handlingar. 12, 226-232.; Hisinger, W. & Berzelius, J.J. (1804): Cerium, en ny Metall funnen i Bastnäs Tungsten från Riddarhyttan i Westmanland. Henrik A. Nordström, Stockholm, Sweden.
[Cerite-(Ce)] Jonsson, E., Högdahl, K., Sahlström, F., Nysten, P. & Sadeghi, M. The palaeoproterozoic skarn-hosted REE mineralisations of Bastnäs-type: Overview and mineralogical- geological character. ERES2014: 1st European Rare Earth Resources Conference|Milos|04 07/09/2014: 382-389
Turkey
 
  • Mediterranean Region
    • Isparta Province
      • Gölcük District
[Cerite-(Ce)] Mustafa Kumral, Hakan Çoban, and Şemsettin Caran (2013) Th-, U- AND LREE-BEARING GROSSULAR, CHROMIAN FERRIALLANITE-(Ce) AND CHROMIAN CERITE-(Ce) IN SKARN XENOLITHS EJECTED FROM THE GÖLCÜK MAAR CRATER, ISPARTA, ANATOLIA, TURKEY, 2008, Canadian Mineralogist Can Mineral 46:275-276
USA
 
  • California
    • San Bernardino Co.
      • Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range)
        • Mountain Pass District
          • Mountain Pass
[Cerite-(Ce)] Glass, Jewell Jeannette, H.T. Evans, Jr., M.K. Carron & Harry Rose, Jr. (1956), Cerite from Mountain Pass, San Bernardino County, California: American Mineralogist: 41: 665; Gay, Peter (1957), The crystallography of cerite: American Mineralogist: 42: 429-432; Glass, Jewell Jeannette, H.T. Evans, Jr., M.K. Carron & F.A. Hildebrand (1958), Cerite from Mountain Pass, San Bernardino County, California: American Mineralogist: 43: 460-480; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 222, 479; Haxel, G. (2005) Ultrapotassic rocks, carbonatite and rare earth element deposit, Mountain Pass, southern California. In: Geology and Mineral Resources of the Mojava National Preserve, southern California. USGS Bulletin 2160.
  • Colorado
    • Boulder Co.
      • Jamestown Mining District
        • Jamestown
[Cerite-(Ce)] Goddard, E.N. and Glass, J.J. (1940): Deposits of radioactive cerite near Jamestown, Colorado. American Mineralogist. 25,381-404 ; Stern, C., Allaz, J., Raschke, M., Cortes, S. and Persson, P. (2013): Proterozoic fluorbritholite-bearing REE-Rich hydrothermal veins from near Jamestown, Colorado. Rocky Mountain Section - 65th Annual Meeting (15-17 May 2013). Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 45, No. 5, p.41
[Cerite-(Ce)] Meeves, H., et al (1966), Reconnaissance of beryllium-bearing pegmatite deposits in six western states, US Bur. Mines Info. Circ. 8298: 23 (Table A-1).; USGS Prof. Paper 227
[Cerite-(Ce)] Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
[Cerite-(Ce)] Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
[Cerite-(Ce)] Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
    • Gunnison Co.
      • White Earth Mining District (Powderhorn Mining District)
[Cerite-(Ce)] "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", p. 17, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
    • Jefferson Co.
      • South Platte Pegmatite Mining District
[Cerite-(Ce)] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
  • Connecticut
    • Middlesex Co.
[Cerite-(Ce)] Januzzi, 1976. Mineral Localities of CT and Southeastern NY State, p.234
  • New York
    • Saratoga Co.
      • Edinburg Township
        • Batchellerville
[Cerite-(Ce)] Jensen, David (1978) The Minerals of New York State, p.76
 
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