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Nicolas Meisser, Jakub Plášil, Thierry Brunsperger, Cédric Lheur, Radek Škoda

Giftgrubeite, CaMn2Ca2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O, a new member of the hureaulite group from Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, Haut-Rhin Department, Vosges, France

Journal of Geosciences, volume 64 (2019), issue 1, 73 - 80


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