We use cookies to show content based on your preferences. If you continue to browse you accept their use and installation. More information. >

FMF - Friends of Minerals Forum, discussion and message board
The place to share your mineralogical experiences

FMF English Forum is moderated by John S. White and Peter Megaw
 

Spanish message board






Newest topics and users posts
24 Jul-05:17:54 Re: quartz collecting outings in south africa (Pierre Joubert)
23 Jul-16:36:32 Re: franjungle collection (Franjungle)
23 Jul-16:24:44 The mizunaka collection - quartz (Am Mizunaka)
23 Jul-11:51:22 Re: don lum collection (Don Lum)
23 Jul-09:18:35 Re: collection of heimo hellwig (Heimo Hellwig)
23 Jul-01:59:32 Re: don lum collection (Philippe Durand)
22 Jul-21:50:23 Re: don lum collection (Don Lum)
22 Jul-19:16:15 Re: don lum collection (Don Lum)
22 Jul-17:21:23 Re: franjungle collection (Franjungle)
22 Jul-17:13:44 Re: don lum collection (Franjungle)
22 Jul-15:47:06 Re: don lum collection (Pierre Joubert)
22 Jul-13:56:45 Re: don lum collection (Don Lum)
22 Jul-13:32:55 Re: don lum collection (Pierre Joubert)
22 Jul-13:31:04 Re: quartz collecting outings in south africa (Pierre Joubert)
22 Jul-13:29:11 Re: don lum collection (Don Lum)
22 Jul-13:11:21 Re: collection of michael shaw (Crosstimber)
22 Jul-09:25:27 Re: quartz collecting outings in south africa (Bob Harman)
22 Jul-02:52:04 Re: the collection of pierre and riana joubert (Pierre Joubert)
21 Jul-13:30:18 Re: franjungle collection (Franjungle)
21 Jul-10:03:04 Re: quartz collecting outings in south africa (Pierre Joubert)
21 Jul-09:22:24 Re: collection of fiebre verde - cunas (#661) (Fiebre Verde)
21 Jul-09:16:21 Re: quartz collecting outings in south africa (Reinhardt Van Vuuren)
21 Jul-09:02:40 Re: quartz collecting outings in south africa (Heimo Hellwig)
21 Jul-08:36:04 Re: collection of michael shaw (Crosstimber)
21 Jul-03:58:59 Re: quartz collecting outings in south africa (Pierre Joubert)

For lists of newest topics and postings click here


RSS RSS

View unanswered posts

Why and how to register

Index Index
 FAQFAQ RegisterRegister  Log inLog in
 {Forgotten your password?}Forgotten your password?  

Like
30505


The time now is Jul 24, 2017 11:50

Search for a textSearch for a text   

A general guide for using the Forum with some rules and tips
French zeolites : Le Règne Minéral Special Issue 17
  
  Index -> Le Règne Minéral
Like


View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message

Julien




Joined: 11 Sep 2011
Posts: 21
Location: Limoges

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jun 04, 2012 01:57    Post subject: French zeolites : Le Règne Minéral Special Issue 17  

The last special issue of Le Règne Minéral magazin is dedicated to french zeolites with 132 pages. We have structured this 2011 special issue of Le Règne Minéral to be a guide to both new information and to classical references to the historical, geographical, geological and, of course, mineralogical aspects.
France is home to the type localities for 5 zeolites: Laumontite (Haüy, 1801), Offretite (Gonnard, 1890), Gonnardite (Lacroix, 1896), Mazzite-Mg (Galli et al., 1974) and Direnzoite (Galli et al., 2008). We might add that, in the 19th century, probably the finest specimens of “Mésotype” – an old name for Natrolite – came from France, from the little quarry at puy de Marman in the Auvergne region. Indeed, you will find that several French localities are of international importance. For example, Espalion quarry in the Aveyron department where world-class Gismondine crystals have been found, or Rioumaou quarry in the Hautes Pyrénées which has furnished some of the largest Brewsterite-Sr crystals known. We also debate the type locality for Stilbite, which may well be French too. Zeolites do indeed occupy an important place in French mineralogy.
w w w . minerauxetfossiles . c o m/index.php?page=003



Couv-HS2011.jpg
 Description:
 Viewed:  7612 Time(s)

Couv-HS2011.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   
Display posts from previous:   
   Index -> Le Règne Minéral   All times are GMT - 5 Hours
Page 1 of 1
    

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


All pictures, text, design © Forum FMF 2006-2017


Powered by FMF