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About Cheralite-(Ce)Hide

Discredited because identical to a Ca-rich monazite-(Ce).
Not to be confused with cheralite (CaTh(PO4)2), a species redefined very recently (Linthout, 2007).

Classification of Cheralite-(Ce)Hide


Other Language Names for Cheralite-(Ce)Hide


Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Microcline1 photo of Cheralite-(Ce) associated with Microcline on mindat.org.
Quartz1 photo of Cheralite-(Ce) associated with Quartz on mindat.org.
Muscovite1 photo of Cheralite-(Ce) associated with Muscovite on mindat.org.

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 Cheralite-(Ce)Hide

Reference List:
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Trends in Mineralogy (1992) 1: 103.
Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte (1995) 344-350.
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, and Nichols (2000) Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. IV: 105.
Burke, E.A.J. (2006) A mass discreditation of GQN minerals. The Canadian Mineralogist: 44(6): 1557-1560.
Linthout, K. (2007) Tripartite division of the system 2REEPO4 – CaTh(PO4)2– 2ThSiO4, discreditation of brabantite, and recognition of cheralite as the name for members dominated by CaTh(PO4)2. The Canadian Mineralogist: 45: 503-508.
American Mineralogist: 38: 734.
American Mineralogist: 39: 403.

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Localities for Cheralite-(Ce)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.
  • Northern Territory
    • Central Desert Region
      • Nolans Bore
  • Salzburg
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Gastein valley
        • Böckstein
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
  • Pirkanmaa
    • Orivesi
      • Eräjärvi area
Sandström, F. & Lahti, S.I. (2009): Viitaniemipegmatiten i Eräjärvi, Orivesi, Finland. Litiofilen 26 (1): 11-38
  • Győr-Moson-Sopron
    • Soproni Mts
      • Sopron
  • Latium
    • Latina Province
      • Ponza Island
H.E. Belkin, B. De Vivo, A. Lima : "Magmatic (silicte/saline/sulfur-rich/CO2) immiscibility and zirconium and rare-earth element enrichment from alkaline magam chamber margins : evidence from Ponza Island, Pontine Archipelago, Italy", Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, 1401-1420.
  • Lower Silesia
    • Ząbkowice Slaskie District
      • Ząbkowice (Frankenstein)
Eligiusz Szełeg collection
Eligiusz Szelig
  • Košice Region
    • Rožňava Co.
      • Betliar (Betler; Betlér)
Kubiš M., Broska I.: 2006: Petrography, mineralogy and geochemistry of Betliar granite body (Gemeric unit, Western Carpathians,Slovakia). Miner. Polonica-Special Papers, vol. 28. p.121- 123
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
South Africa
  • Limpopo
    • Waterberg District
      • Thabazimbi
        • Glenover carbonatite
Minerals of South Africa
  • North West
    • Bojanala Platinum District
      • Pilanesberg Alkaline Complex
Minerals of South Africa
  • Galicia
    • Pontevedra
      • Ponteareas
Calvo, M., Viñals, J. and Vila, F. (2009) Mineralogy of the pegmatites and miarolitic cavities in the granitic batholit of Porriño, Pontevedra, galicia, Spain. Mineral Up, (2009-1), 6-23
      • Porriño
Calvo, M., Viñals, J. and Vila, F. (2009) Mineralogy of the pegmatites and miarolitic cavities in the granitic batholit of Porriño, Pontevedra, galicia, Spain. Mineral Up, (2009-1), 6-23
  • Jämtland
    • Krokom
  • Wisconsin
    • Marathon Co.
      • Wausau Intrusive Complex
Rocks & Min.: 62: 188.
        • Nine Mile Pluton
Thomas Buchholz, 1999 "Minerals of a Wausau Pegmatite, Marathon County, Wisconsin", Rocks and Minerals, vol .74 #4, p. 254 - 258.
Rocks & Min.: 62: 190-193.
    • Wood Co.
      • Vesper
Min.News 15(5):1, 5 - 6.
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