Chegemite (co-type specimen) with Larnite and Hillebrandite
Lakargi Mt., Northern Caucasus, Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia
Thumbnail, 2.5 x 1.4 x 0.7 cm
Ex. Paulo Matioli

A co-type specimen! Chegemite was approved in 2008 and is the calcium and hydroxyl end member of humite. Beautiful rose colored phenocrysts up to 4mm with green-gray larnite phenocrysts to 1mm, both with interstitial white hillebrandite. Documentation of the co-type locality work accompanies the piece. Ex. Paulo Matioli collection.