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Parascholzite: CaZn2(PO4)2·2(H2O) Ehrleite: Ca2ZnBe(PO4)2(PO3,OH)·4(H2O)
Comments: White to clear, slender, 1-2mm, prismatic crystals of ehrleite associated with massive parascholzite. Type specimen courtesy of Museum of Geology, SD School of Mines.
Location: Tip Top mine, Custer County, South Dakota, USA.
Scale: Crystal size 1-2 mm.
© Tom Loomis / Dakota Matrix
Comments: Bluish, transparent, prismatic parascholzite crystals on matrix.
Location: Hagendorf, Bavaria, Germany.
Scale: Not Given.
© Lou Perloff / Photo Atlas of Minerals