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Western ore field, Scheelite deposit, Felben valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
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Name(s) in local language(s): Westfeld, Scheelitlagerstätte, Felbertal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Österreich
 
Mined since 1974 (underground workings).

Mineral List

Actinolite
Aikinite
Albite
'Apatite'
Arsenopyrite
Azurite
Baryte
Bavenite
Bertrandite
Beryl
var: Aquamarine

var: Emerald
'Biotite'
Bismuth
Bismuthinite
Bornite
Boulangerite
Calcite
Cannizzarite
Cassiterite
Chalcopyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Chrysoberyl
Clinozoisite
Cobaltite
'Columbite'
Cosalite
Covellite
Cuprobismutite
Cupromakopavonite (TL)
Cupromakovickyite (TL)
Emilite (TL)
Emplectite
Enargite
Epidote
var: Tawmawite
Felbertalite (TL)
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Fluorite
Galena
Galenobismutite
Gladite
Gold
Greenockite
Gustavite
Gypsum
Hammarite
Hematite
Heyrovskýite
Hodrušite
'Hornblende'
Hübnerite
Ikunolite
Ilmenite
Junoite
var: Se-free Junoite

'K Feldspar
var: Adularia'

Krupkaite
Kupčíkite (TL)
Laumontite
Lillianite
var: Argentian Lillianite
Lindströmite
Magnetite
Makovickyite (TL)
Malachite
Marcasite
Molybdenite
Monazite-(Ce)
Opal
var: Opal-AN

Paarite (TL)
Pekoite
Pentlandite
Phenakite
Phlogopite
Powellite
Prehnite
Proudite
var: Se-free Proudite

Pyrite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
Rutile
Salzburgite (TL)
Samarskite-(Y)
Scheelite
Scolecite
Silver
Sphalerite
Stannite
Stibnite
'Stilbite'
Talc
Tennantite
Tetradymite
Titanite
Tungstenite
'Wolframite'
Zircon


97 entries listed. 82 valid minerals. 8 type localities (valid minerals).

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References

- A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
- Topa, D., Makovicky, E., Criddle, A. J., Paar, W. H., Balić-Žunić, T. (2001): Felbertalite, Cu2Pb6Bi8S19, a new mineral species from Felbertal, Salzburg Province, Austria. European Journal of Mineralogy 13, 961-972.
- D. Topa, E. Makovicky, and W.H. Paar (2002): Composition ranges and exsolution pairs for the members of the Bismuthinite-Aikinite series from Felbertal, Salzburg. Can. Mineral. 40, 849-869.
- Topa, D., Makovicky, E., Balić-Žunić, T. and Paar, W. H. (2003): Kupčíkite, Cu3.4Fe0.6Bi5S10, a new Cu–Bi sulfosalt from Felbertal, Austria, and its crystal structure. Can. Mineral. 41, 1155-1166.
- Topa, D., Makovicky, E., and Balić-Žunić, T. (2004): Mineralogical data on salzburgite and paarite, two new members of the bismuthinite–aikinite series. Canadian Mineralogist 43, 909-917.
- Lapis 29(5):42 (2004)
- Topa, D., Paar, W. H., Balić-Žunić, T. (2006): Emilite, Cu10.72Pb10.72Bi21.28S48, the last missing link of the bismuthinite-alkinite series? Canadian Mineralogist 44, 459-464.
- Kolitsch, U. (2009): 1585) Gustavit und andere Pb-Bi-Sulfosalze vom Westfeld des Scheelitbergbaues Felbertal, Salzburg. P. 207 in: Niedermayr, G. et al. (2009): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LVIII. Carinthia II, 199/119, 189-236.
- Kolitsch, U. (2010): 1640) Aikinit, Heyrovskýit und Hodrušit vom Westfeld des Scheelitbergbaus Felbertal, Salzburg. Pp. 228 in Niedermayr et al. (2010): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LIX. Carinthia II, 200./120., 199-260.

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