O. H. Hering, W. Zimmerle; Simple method of distinguishing zircon, monazite, and xenotime. Journal of Sedimentary Research ; 33 (2): 472–473. doi: https://doi.org/10.1306/74D70E93-2B21-11D7-8648000102C1865D
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The absorption spectra of the three minerals can be rapidly and easily obtained and provide a simple method of identification. Other rare earth compounds may also be identified by their spectra.
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