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Behoite

Rare Mineral

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Description
Locality: 
E18 Roadcuts, Malerød, Larvik, Vestfold og Telemark, Norway
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.8 × 1.5 × 0.6 cm
Description

Colourless behoite associated with natrolite on matrix. 

Rare mineral, confirmation by T. Soerlie. 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Behoite

Formula: 
Be(OH)2
Strunz: 
4.FA.05a
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
4.0
Type Locality: 
Rode Ranch pegmatite, Llano Co., Texas, USA
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