First finds of baddeleyite in alkaline complex of the Vishnevye mountains, South Urals
V.A. Popov, I.A. Blinov
Baddeleyite ZrO2 is identifed in abundant assemblages with zircon in alkali pegmatites of the Vishnevogorsky complex. the mineral contains Hf, Nb, and Ca in chemical composition. Its occurrence in form of accessory mineral is predicted for various rocks and pegmatite bodies of the Vishnevogorsko-ilmenogorsky alkaline complex.
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Key words: baddeleyite, alkaline rock complex, south urals.
МINERALOGY № 1 2018