PROSOPITE CaAl2(F,OH)8 Monoclinic

Description: Prosopite is a very rare mineral found in fluorine-enriched pegmatites, greisens and carbonatite.

MARATHON COUNTY : Prosopite was found as tiny grains (300 microns) with cassiterite, topaz and quartz in a greisen zone in the Magurie Pit, part of the LaDick East quarry complex east of Wausau. (Buchholz et. al. , 2005a)

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