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Reckibach, Binn, Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
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Name(s) in local language(s): Reckibach, Binn, Binntal, Wallis (Valais), Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)
 
Dolomite outcrops containing sulphosalts.

Mineral List

Acanthite
Adamite ?
Albite
Anatase
'Apatite'
Aragonite
Arsendescloizite ?
Arsenopyrite
Azurite
Baryte
Calcite
Cerussite
Chalcopyrite
'Clay'
Covellite
Dolomite
Dravite
Dufrénoysite
Fluorapatite
Fluorite
Galena
'Geocronite-Jordanite Series'
Goethite
Graphite
Greenockite
Hemimorphite
'Hyalophane'
Hydrozincite
Jordanite
'K Feldspar
var: Adularia'

Lengenbachite
Malachite
Mimetite
Molybdenite
Muscovite
var: Barian Muscovite
var: Fuchsite
Pararealgar
Phlogopite
Proustite
Pyrite
Quartz
Rathite
Realgar
Rutile
Sartorite
Silver
Smithite
Smithsonite
Sphalerite
Sulphur
Talc
Tennantite
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Trechmannite
Wulfenite


56 entries listed. 48 valid minerals.

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References

- Graeser, S., and Hoefs, J. (1968): Schwefelisotopenuntersuchungen an Sulfiden und Sulfosalzen des Binnatales. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 17, 165-172.
- Graeser, St. (1965): Die Mineralfunde im Dolomit des Binnatales. Schweiz. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt., 45, 597-795.
- Cannon, R., Hensel, H. & Raber, T. (2008): Der Reckibach-Dolomit im Binntal, Schweiz: Mineralbestand und Neufunde. Lapis, 33 (3), 20-28; 50. (in German)
- Müller, F. (2012): Geochemische Untersuchungen an Fluideinschlüssen in Kluftquarzkristallen aus den Metadolomiten des Binntales, Kanton Wallis, Schweiz. Master Thesis, University Basel, Switzerland, 78 pp.

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