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A variety of Ilmenite

A Mg-rich variety of ilmenite.

Classification of Picroilmenite

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References for Picroilmenite

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Groth (1898): 143.

Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1944), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I: Elements, Sulfides, Sulfosalts, Oxides. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 538.

Clark (1993): 545.

Burke, Ernest A.J. (2007) A Mass Discreditation of GQN Minerals. Canadian Mineralogist: 44(6): 1557-1560.

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  • Localities for Picroilmenite

    The map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.
    (TL) indicates type locality. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
    • Lunda Norte Province
    Pavel M. Kartashov data
    • New South Wales
      • Young Co.
    • Western Australia
      • Carnarvon Shire
        • Middalya Station
    WAMEX Database 2000
      • Wyndham-East Kimberley Shire
        • King George River
    The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, 1986.
    • Liaoning Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
      • Liaodong Peninsula
        • Dalian Prefecture
          • Wafangdian Co.
            • Fuxian Kimberlite field
              • Toudaogou (incl. Pipes No. 51; 68 & 74)
    Guangcheng Zhang et al. (1983): Journal of Mineralogy and Petrology 4(2)
    • Shandong Province
      • Linyi Prefecture
        • Yimeng Mtns (Yimeng Shan)
          • Mengyin Co.
            • Mengyin Kimberlite field
              • Changma Kimberlite belt
    Guangcheng Zhang et al. (1983): Journal of Mineralogy and Petrology 4(2)
                • Wangcun deposit
    Guangcheng Zhang et al. (1983): Journal of Mineralogy and Petrology 4(2)
    • Eastern Finland Region
    O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
    • Eastern-Siberian Region
      • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
        • Daldyn-Alakit kimberlite field
          • Daldyn
    Patchen, A. D., Taylor, L. A., & Pokhilenko, N. (1997). Ferrous freudenbergite in ilmenite megacrysts: A unique paragenesis from the Dalnaya kimberlite, Yakutia. American Mineralogist, 82(9), 991-1000.
    • Northern Region
      • Arkhangel'skaja Oblast'
        • Zimny Bereg District
          • Zimny Bereg kimberlite field
            • Verkhotina occurrence
    Kononova, V.A., Golubeva, Y.Y., Bogatikov, O.A., and Kargin, A.V. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(6), 421-441.; Kostrovitsky, S. I., Malkovets, V. G., Verichev, E. M., Garanin, V. K., & Suvorova, L. V. (2004). Megacrysts from the Grib kimberlite pipe (Arkhangelsk province, Russia). Lithos, 77(1), 511-523.
      • Murmanskaja Oblast'
        • Kola Peninsula
          • Kovdor Massif
    Vorontsova, V. P. (2011). Dykes of the Kuru Vaara deposit in the Kola alkaline province. Moscow University Geology Bulletin, 66(2), 146-149.
    • Wisconsin
      • Kenosha Co.
        • Kenosha
    Carlson, S.M. and Adams, G.W., 1998, "The diamondiferous Six-Pak Ultramafic Lamprophyre Diatreme, Kenosha, Wisconsin, U.S.A.", 43rd. Annual Institute on Lake Superior Geology, Abst. with Programs, p. 11-12
    • Wyoming
      • Laramie Co.
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