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Dugganite

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Formula:
Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
System:
Trigonal
Colour:
White, green
Lustre:
Adamantine
Hardness:
3
Member of:
Name:
Named in 1978 in honor of Marjorie Duggan [February 18, 1927 New York, New York, USA - April 9, 2002 Tucson, Arizona, USA], analytical chemist for the Phelps Dodge mining company. Duggan discovered the first existence of Te6+ in Nature.
Isostructural with:

Classification of Dugganite

Approved 1978
8.DL.20

8 : PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, VANADATES
D : Phosphates, etc. with additional anions, with H2O
L : With large and medium-sized cations, (OH, etc.):RO4 = 2:1
43.2.5.1

43 : COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
2 : Anhydrous Normal Compound Phosphates, etc·
28.4.10

28 : Selenites, Selenates, Tellurites, and Tellurates
4 : Tellurates
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First Recorded Occurrence of Dugganite

Year of Discovery:
1978

Physical Properties of Dugganite

Adamantine
Colour:
White, green
Streak:
White
Hardness (Mohs):
3

Crystallography of Dugganite

Crystal System:
Trigonal
Class (H-M):
3 2 - Trapezohedral
Space Group:
P3 2 1
Cell Parameters:
a = 8.460(2) Å, c = 5.206(2) Å
Ratio:
a:c = 1 : 0.615
Unit Cell Volume:
V 322.6 ų
Z:
1

Optical Data of Dugganite

Type:
Uniaxial (-)
RI values:
nω = 1.977 nε = 1.967
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.010
Image shows birefringence interference colour range (at 30µm thickness) and does not take into account mineral colouration.
Surface Relief:
Very High

Chemical Properties of Dugganite

Formula:
Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Essential elements:
All elements listed in formula:

Relationship of Dugganite to other Species

Member of:
Other Members of Group:
CheremnykhitePb3Zn3(VO4)2(TeO6)
JoëlbruggeritePb3Zn3(Sb5+,Te6+)As2O13(OH,O)
KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
8.DL.05FoggiteCaAl(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
8.DL.10CyriloviteNaFe33+(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
8.DL.10Millisite(Na,K)CaAl6(PO4)4(OH)9 · 3H2O
8.DL.10WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
8.DL.15Agardite-(Nd)NdCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15Agardite-(Ce)CeCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15Agardite-(La)LaCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15GoudeyiteAlCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15Petersite-(Y)(Y,Ce,Nd)Cu6(PO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15Plumboagardite(Pb,REE,Ca)Cu6(AsO4)2(HAsO4,AsO4)(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15CalciopetersiteCaCu6(PO4)2(PO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.20CheremnykhitePb3Zn3(VO4)2(TeO6)
8.DL.20KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
8.DL.20Wallkilldellite-(Mn)Ca2Mn32+(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
8.DL.20Wallkilldellite-(Fe)(Ca,Cu)4Fe62+(AsO4,SiO4)4(OH,O)8 · 18H2O
8.DL.25AngastoniteCaMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)4 · 7H2O
28.4.1XocomecatliteCu3(TeO4)(OH)4
28.4.2CarlfriesiteCaTe24+Te6+O8
28.4.3YafsoaniteCa3Zn3(TeO6)2
28.4.4TlalociteCu10Zn6(Te6+O4)2(Te4+O3)(OH)25Cl · 27H2O
28.4.5OboyeriteH6(Pb,Ca)6(Te4+O3)3(Te6+O6)2 · 2H2O
28.4.6SchieffelinitePb8(TeO4)5(SO4)3 · 8H2O
28.4.7GirditeH2Pb3(Te4+O3)(Te6+O6)
28.4.8KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
28.4.9Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
28.4.11KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
28.4.12CheremnykhitePb3Zn3(VO4)2(TeO6)
28.4.13TlapalliteH6(Ca,Pb)2(Cu,Zn)3(TeO3)4(TeO6)(SO4)
28.4.14MontaniteBi2(TeO6) · 2H2O
28.4.15KuranakhitePbMn4+Te6+O6
28.4.16CuzticiteFe23+(TeO6) · 3H2O
28.4.17YecoraiteFe33+Bi5(Te6+O4)2(Te4+O3)O9 · 9H2O

Other Names for Dugganite

Name in Other Languages:
Aymara:Dugganite
German:Dugganit
Spanish:Dugganita

Other Information

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for Dugganite

Reference List:
Williams, S.A. (1978): Khinite, parakhinite, and dugganite, three new tellurates from Tombstone, AZ. American Mineralogist: 63: 1016-1019.

Lam, A.E., L.A. Groat, and T.S. Ercit (1998): The crystal structure of dugganite, Pb3Zn3Te6+As2O14. Canadian Mineralogist: 36: 823-830.

Internet Links for Dugganite

Localities for Dugganite

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 for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? 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.
Japan
 
  • Honshu Island
    • Chubu Region
      • Shizuoka Prefecture
        • Shimoda City
          • Rendaiji
Matsubara, Satoshi; Miyawaki, Ritsuro; Yokoyama, Kazumi; Harada, Akira; Sakamoto, Mitsunari (2004): Dugganite from the Kawazu mine, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. Nihon Koubutsu Gakkai Nenkai kouen youshishuu = Mineralogical Society of Japan, Annual Meeting Abstracts, vol. 2004, pp.k08-02; [?= Matsubara et al. (2004) Kobutsu-Gakkai Koen-Yoshi, 124.]
Mexico
 
  • Sonora
    • Mun. de Moctezuma
      • Moctezuma
Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
      • Aldan Shield
        • Aldan
          • Kuranakh Au Deposit
Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Mills, S. J., Kampf, A. R., Kolitsch, U., Housley, R. M. & Raudsepp, M. (2010) The crystal chemistry and crystal structure of kuksite, Pb3Zn3Te6+P2O14, and a note on the crystal structure of yafsoanite, (Ca,Pb)3Zn(TeO6)2. American Mineralogist, 95(7), 933–938.
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Huachuca Mts
        • Hartford District (Huachuca Mountains District)
          • Carr Canyon
"The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
      • Tombstone Hills
        • Tombstone District
[AmMin 84:993]
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 209.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 209.; American Mineralogist, Volume 94, pages 648–652, 2009
          • Silver Plume Mine (Emerald & Silver Plume Mine group)
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 209; Williams, S.A. (1978), Khinite, parakhinite and dugganite, three new tellurates from Tombstone, AZ, Am.Min.: 63: 1016-1019.
  • California
    • San Bernardino Co.
      • Soda Lake Mts
        • Baker
Brent Thorne collection. SEM EDS analyzed by Bob Housley
  • Montana
    • Granite Co.
      • Philipsburg District (Flint Creek District)
        • John Long Mts
          • Black Pine Ridge
S. J. Mills, L. A. Groat and U. Kolitsch (2008): Te, Sb and W mineralization at the Black Pine mine, Montana. Poster, 18th Annual V. M. Goldschmidt Conference, Vancouver, Canada, July 13-18, 2008; abstract in Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 72, Special Supplement 12S, A632.; Mills, S. J., Kampf, A. R., Kolitsch, U., Housley, R. M. & Raudsepp, M. (2010) The crystal chemistry and crystal structure of kuksite, Pb3Zn3Te6+P2O14, and a note on the crystal structure of yafsoanite, (Ca,Pb)3Zn(TeO6)2. American Mineralogist, 95(7), 933–938.; Gobla, M. J. (2012) Montana Mineral Locality Index. Rocks and Minerals 87:208-240.
  • Utah
    • Juab Co.
      • East Tintic Mts
        • Tintic District
          • Eureka
[MinRec 27:464]
          • Gold Chain Mine
Marty, J., Kampf, A. R., Housley, R. M., Mills, S. J. & Weiß, S.. (2010). Seltene neue Tellurmineralien aus Kalifornien, Utah, Arizona und New Mexiko (USA). Lapis, 35 (12), 42-51; 66. [p. 49]
          • Mammoth
Collected by Brent Thorne
    • Utah Co.
      • East Tintic Mts
        • East Tintic District
SEM EDS confirmed by Rob Bowell.
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