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Scapolite (Marialite-Meionite) var. Wernerite from Quebec, Canada

Scapolite (Marialite-Meionite) var. Wernerite from Quebec, Canada

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Scapolite (Marialite-Meionite) var. Wernerite from Quebec, Canada

Mineral:Scapolite (Marialite-Meionite) var. Wernerite
Locality:Quebec, Canada
Description:Bright yellow specimen of wernerite, the fluorescent variety of scapolite composed of the two mineral species Meionite and Marialite. Most likely this is meionite, but only testing can confirm. Fluoresces bright orange under UV illumination.
Overall Size:6x3.5x1 cm
Status: For reference only
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