Bastnasite

(IGC) Bastnasite, which is sometimes spelled as bastnaesite, is one of a few rare earth carbonate minerals. Other rare earth carbonate minerals include ancylite, baiyuneboite, burbankite, calcioancylite, calkinsite, carbocernaite, cebaite, cordylite, daqingshanite, donnayite, ewaldite, gysinite, huanghoite, hydroxylbasnasite, khanneshite, kimuraite, lanthanite, parisite, remondite, rontgenite, sahamalite, schuilingite, synchysite, tengerite, thorbastnasite and zhonghuacerite.