Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World

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Santa Cruz Da Vitoria

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Occurrence number: 
025-00-037
Country: 
Brazil
Region: 
Bahia
Location: 
Longitude: -39.75, Latitude: -14.93

A number of small intrusions occur composed principally of nepheline syenite with biotite and sodalite and cut by pegmatites of the same mineralogy; not investigated in detail.

References: 
FUJIMORI, S. 1978. Rochas alcalinas da Fazenda Hiassu, Itaju do Colonia Bahia. Puplicacao Especial, Sociedade Brasileira de Geologia, 2: 1-117
Fig. 195 The Bahia province of alkaline rocks (based principally on the Carta Geologica do Brasil ao milionesimo: Folha Salvador SD. 24 accompanying Pedreira et al. 1976).
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