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Japanese orthoclase localities
A list of Japanese orthoclase localities described in citable papers and books.
The list is edited based on the editing policy of location lists.
- Year of description
Location (Prefecture, Synonym, Comments)
- Year 1875
Hosotani (Kyoto, and more 5 locations)
- Year 1876
Dara valley (Kyoto, as Feldspar)
- Year 1891
Shiozawa (Fukushima, Tokiwa mine, Ishikawa)
- Year 1894
Akazu (Aichi, Seto), Mount Hachiman (Yamanashi, Obi), Kami-Kurobera (Yamanashi, Kurobera mine), Wariyama (Iwate, Usuginu), Mount Otani (Shiga)
- Year 1895
Ena (Gifu), Mount Tanakami (Shiga, as Amazonite)
- Year 1896
- Year 1897
Tsukano (Nagano, Tadachi), Ishigure-MInami (Mie, Sunayama), Yamanoo (Ibaraki, Makabe mine), Taoregawa (Yamanashi, Kamikane, as Amazonite), Mount Morai (Nagano), Mount Kinpu (Yamanashi), Hiyoshi (Gifu), Kawachi (Hyogo, Shizo), Fukunaga (Tottori, Hino), Sekinotsu (Shiga, Kurita)
See Japanese page for more localities.