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Comments: Crystal group of bobierrite partially covered by yellow calcite.
Location: Zheleznyi Mine, Kovdor, Kola Penisula, Russia.
Scale: Crystal size 1 cm.
© John Veevaert
Bobierrite: Mg3(PO4)2·8(H2O) Strontiowhitlockite: Sr7(Mg,Ca)3(PO4)6[PO3(OH)]
Comments: Pale white to pink fine grained strontiowhitlockite with bobierrite.
Location: Kovdor Massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmansk District, Russia.
Scale: See Photo.
© Jeff Weissman / Photographic Guide to Mineral Species