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Selection of images from my collection

The minerals photos are posted in geographical areas. The number of photos for each page is in brackets. Please, note that "X" means "crystal" and "XX" is the plural (crystals). The terms in inverted commas (e.g. "ferrierite") refer to group of minerals (ferrierite-Mg, ferrierite-Ca, etc)

Attn.: the names of Italian localities are written in Italian language, otherwise in English (if possible, also in local language)

Selezione di immagini dalla collezione

Le fotografie dei minerali sono esposte per area geografica. Il numero di fotografie per pagina č in parentesi.
Il simbolo "X" indica il termine cristallo, "XX" il plurale (cristalli).
I termini tra virgolette (e.g."ferrierite") si riferiscono a un gruppo di minerali (ferrierite-Mg, ferrierite-Ca, ecc.)

Att.: i nomi delle localitą italiane sono in lingua italiana, altrimenti in inglese (dove possibile anche in lingua locale) 

 

Italian & Alpine minerals

 

Map of Italy and Alpine Regions with location of mineralogical localities described in the following photographic galleries

1) Alpine Regions: western area
1a) Switzerland (37)
1b) Valle d'Aosta, Bellecombe (40)
1c) Valle d'Aosta, other areas (36)
1d) Monte Bianco massif (43)
1e) Piemonte, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola prov (58)
1f) Piemonte, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola prov, Baveno (21)
1g) Piemonte, Torino prov, Brosso and Traversella area (27)
1h) Piemonte, Torino prov, other areas (36)
1i) Piemonte, Cuneo prov (21)
1l) Piemonte, Biella prov (6)

2) Alpine Regions: central area
2a) Lombardia, Sondrio prov, val Malenco (17)
2b) Switzerland, Cavradi gorge (23)
2c) Switzerland, other areas (36)

3)
Alpine Regions: eastern area
3a) Trentino Alto Adige, Bolzano prov - A.Adige/ Tirolo) (33)
3b) Trentino Alto Adige, Bolzano prov - Alpe di Siusi (28)
3c) Austria, North Tyrol (16)

4)
Adamello massif
4a)
Adamello, center-north  (59)
4b) Adamello, south (20)

5)
Lombardia
5a)
Bergamo prov, Selvino (35)
5b) Bergamo prov, Zogno mine (30)
5c) Bergamo prov, Dossena mine, fluorite (21)
5d) Bergamo prov, Dossena mine, other minerals (38)
5e) Bergamo prov, Zorzone - val Vedra mine (10)
5f)  Bergamo prov, other areas (15)
5g) Brescia prov, val Trompia (7)
5h) Other prov and areas (9)

6)
Veneto
6a)
Veneto, minerals from volcanic formation (28)
6b) Vicenza and Verona prov, harmotome and phillipsite (12)
6c) Padova prov., Zovon area (17)
6d) Other prov and area (18)

7)
Trentino Alto Adige
7a)
Trento prov, val di Fassa (31)
7b) Trento, minerals from fluorite mines (43)
7c) Trento prov, other areas (14)
7d) Bolzano prov, minerals from fluorite mines (15) 

8)
Liguria
8a)
Genova, La Spezia prov., val Graveglia dist., other mines (36)
8b) Savona prov, passo del Faiallo area (13)
8c) Genova prov, monte Bregaceto (3)
8d) Genova prov, other areas (11)

9)
Emilia Romagna
9a) Other prov, other areas (24)

10)
Toscana
10a) Arezzo prov, Levane (11)
10b)
Grosseto prov, Niccioleta mine (53)
10c)
Grosseto prov, Boccheggiano mine (13)
10d) Grosseto prov, Campiano mine (45)
10e) Grosseto prov, Fenice Capanne mine (13)
10f) Grosseto prov, other areas (27)
10g) Livorno prov, Campiglia Marittima area (11)
10h) Livorno prov, Isola d'Elba, Rio Marina area (56)
10i) Livorno prov, Isola d'Elba, Capo Calamita area (64)
10l) Livorno prov, other areas (3)
10m) Siena prov, Monteriggioni (5)
10n) Other prov and areas (44)

11)
Sardegna
Sardegna page
(343)

12)
Rest of Italy
Italy: rest of (11)

   Non Italian minerals

 

Europe

1) Spain (32)
2) France (22)
3) Greece (11)
4) Greece, Lavrion (96)
5) Germany (34)
6) 
Romania, Maramures country (66)
7) Czech Republic, Bulgaria (6)  
8) 
United Kingdom (46)
9) Norway (1)
10) Ukraine (3) 

Africa

1) Morocco, Toussit (27)
1) Morocco, others (69)
2)
Namibia, Tsumeb mine (43)
3) Other South African Countries  (27)

Asia

1) Russia (25)
2) Kazakhstan (11)
3) India, Maharashtra state, Poonah disctrict (42)
4) 
India, Maharashtra state, other disctricts (39)
5India, fluorite (14)
6
) Pakistan (20)
7
) Pakistan, Balochistan (17)
8
) Afghanistan (5)

America

1) USA and Canada  (70)
2)  Mexico, Chihuahua (24)
3) 
South America (26)

Others (34)

 

Other categorie

Fluorescent minerals (6)

 


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