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Registered member since 12th Oct 2013

Ian Nicastro has uploaded:
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27 Locality Photos
I am a researcher in the field of Aging Biology at the University of California, minerals are an avid hobby of mine. I have been field collecting for almost 20 years, mostly in the Southern California region.

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Total messages posted:382
New threads started:14
First message posted:24th Oct 2013
Latest message posted:25th Feb 2020

My Latest Discussions and Replies

17h33 imagesTitanite, Microlite, Monazite?Posted by Jobe Giles. 50 replies in Identity Help.1wlocation identification helpPosted by Diogo Neto. 9 replies in General.1wIs it truly vorobyevite beryl rosterite crystals?Posted by Samir Ahmad. 2 replies in Identity Help.1wNeedle-like crystals with alkali beryl from Deo Darrah, AfghanistanPosted by Nick Gilly. 5 replies in Identity Help.2wLike coil MineralPosted by baser zey. 9 replies in Identity Help.2wUrgent problem with specimen in customs.Posted by Stephen M Eglinton. 10 replies in General.6wFluorescent unknown from the Santa Monica MountainsPosted by Jenna Mast. 7 replies in Identity Help.7winclusion IDPosted by adrian street. 8 replies in Identity Help.8wIs this gaspeite? Or something else?Posted by Nicholas Higley. 32 replies in Identity Help.8wAnatase from White Mtns, Inyo Co, CAPosted by Johannes Swarts. 7 replies in General.8wPossibly an emerald..?Posted by Andrew Hinson. 36 replies in Identity Help.8wNeed help identifying stones I found in my backyard Posted by Nikki Evans. 6 replies in Identity Help.9wBlue Quartz Location helpPosted by Rolf Luetcke. 15 replies in Identity Help.10wAny guesses?Posted by Shundricka Love. 3 replies in Identity Help.10wFound in Sierra Nevada foothills in creekPosted by Catherine Wayne. 6 replies in Identity Help.11wPerky box Label templates?Posted by Robert Darabos. 8 replies in Education.12wschorl reference standardPosted by Bart Cannon. 12 replies in General.12wDealers in Bagram, Afghanistan.Posted by Owen Tolley. 6 replies in General.13wBlue Calcite and Diopside locality?Posted by John Christian. 10 replies in Identity Help.14wSparkles in Jasper?Posted by SophiaJoy MB. 17 replies in Identity Help.

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