Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World

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Cacuvo

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Occurrence number: 
005-00-009
Country: 
Angola
Location: 
Longitude: 16.42, Latitude: -11.48

A fine-grained rock of feldspar, nepheline, biotite, hornblende, apatite and zircon occurs within gneisses at this locality.

References: 
LAPIDO-LOUREIRO, F.E. 1967. Consideracoes sobre o quimismo dos sienitos nefelínicos. Breves referências a rochas alcalinas de Angola e ao seu interesse económico. Boletim do Instituto de Investigação Científica de Angola, 4: 37-65.
Location: 
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