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- Paratoo Cu mine, Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
- 5.5 x 3 x 3 cm - Sm Cabinet
- carbonate, REE mineral
Thin light blue crusts on shaley matrix with Malachite. Basnasite-(La) is a rare mineral that occurs in carbonatites at its type locality in the Belaya Zima REE-Nb deposit in Russia. The blue in this bastnasite is due to an impurity of copper.