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Dyscrasite

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Formula:
Ag
 
3
Sb
System:OrthorhombicColour:Silver White
Lustre:MetallicHardness:3½ - 4
Name:From δνσκράσις, a bad alloy.
This page provides mineralogical data about Dyscrasite.

Classification of Dyscrasite

IMA status:Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
Strunz 8th edition ID:2/A.02-20
Nickel-Strunz 10th (pending) edition ID:2.AA.35

2 : SULFIDES and SULFOSALTS (sulfides, selenides, tellurides; arsenides, antimonides, bismuthides; sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites, etc.)
A : Alloys
A : Alloys of metalloids with Cu, Ag, Au
Dana 8th edition ID:2.2.1.1

2 : SULFIDES
2 : AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Hey's CIM Ref.:1.48

1 : Elements and Alloys (including the arsenides, antimonides and bismuthides of Cu, Ag and Au)
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Type Occurrence of Dyscrasite

Type Locality:Wenzel Mine, Frohnbach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Year of Discovery:1797

Occurrences of Dyscrasite

Geological Setting:Hydrothermal veins, especially Ni-Co-Ag-As veins.

Physical Properties of Dyscrasite

Lustre:Metallic
Diaphaneity (Transparency):Opaque
Colour:Silver White
Comment:Tarnishes to lead gray, yellowish or black
Streak:Silver-white
Hardness (Mohs):3½ - 4
Hardness (Vickers):VHN100=153 - 179 kg/mm2
Tenacity:Sectile
Cleavage:Distinct/Good
Distinct on {001} {001}
Imperfect on {110}
Fracture:Irregular/Uneven
Comment:Sectile, but brittle
Density (measured):9.712 g/cm3
Density (calculated):9.720 g/cm3

Crystallography of Dyscrasite

Crystal System:Orthorhombic
Class (H-M):mm2 - Pyramidal
Space Group:Pmm2
Cell Parameters:a = 3.008Å, b = 4.828Å, c = 5.214Å
Ratio:a:b:c = 0.623 : 1 : 1.08
Unit Cell Volume:V 75.72 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:1
Morphology:Pryamidal crystals, prismatic to platy, striated; granular, foliated, massive
Twinning:On {110} giving pseudohexagonal forms and V-shapes
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Optical Data of Dyscrasite

Type:Anisotropic
Anisotropism:Weak
Pleochroism:Weak

Chemical Properties of Dyscrasite

Formula:
Ag
 
3
Sb
Simplified for copy/paste:Ag3Sb
Essential elements:Ag, Sb
All elements listed in formula:Ag, Sb
Common Impurities:Hg

Relationship of Dyscrasite to other Species

Common Associates:
SilverPyrargyriteAcanthiteStromeyeriteTetrahedrite
GalenaCalciteCalcite
Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz Grouping):

- +
2.AA.10aAlgodonite
(Cu
 
1-x
As
 
x
)
2.AA.10bDomeykite
Cu
 
3
As
2.AA.10dKoutekite
Cu
 
5
As
 
2
2.AA.15Novakite
Cu
 
20
AgAs
 
10
2.AA.20Cuprostibite
Cu
 
2
(Sb,Tl)
2.AA.25Kutinaite
Ag
 
6
Cu
 
14
As
 
7
2.AA.30Allargentum
(Ag
 
1-x
Sb
 
x
)
2.AA.40Maldonite
Au
 
2
Bi
2.AA.45Stistaite
SnSb
Related Minerals - Hey's Index Grouping:

- +
1.1Copper
Cu
1.2Silver
Ag
1.5Gold
Au
1.6Auricupride
Cu
 
3
Au
1.7Tetra-auricupride
AuCu
1.8Zinc
Zn
1.9Cadmium
Cd
1.10Danbaite
CuZn
 
2
1.11Zhanghengite
CuZn
1.12Mercury
Hg
1.13Kolymite
Cu
 
7
Hg
 
6
1.14Moschellandsbergite
Ag
 
2
Hg
 
3
1.15Eugenite
Ag
 
11
Hg
 
2
1.16Schachnerite
Ag
 
1.1
Hg
 
0.9
1.17Paraschachnerite
Ag
 
3
Hg
 
2
1.18Luanheite
Ag
 
3
Hg
1.19Weishanite
(Au,Ag)
 
3
Hg
 
2
1.20Indium
In
1.21Aluminium
Al
1.22Khatyrkite
(Cu,Zn)Al
 
2
1.23Cupalite
(Cu,Zn)Al
1.24Diamond
C
1.25Graphite
C
1.26Chaoite
C
1.27Lonsdaleite
C
1.28Silicon
Si
1.29Tin
Sn
1.30Lead
Pb
1.31Anyuiite
Au(Pb,Sb)
 
2
1.31Novodneprite
AuPb
 
3
1.32Leadamalgam
Pb
 
0.7
Hg
 
0.3
1.33Arsenic
As
1.34Arsenolamprite
As
1.35Paxite
CuAs
 
2
1.36Koutekite
Cu
 
5
As
 
2
1.37Domeykite
Cu
 
3
As
1.38Algodonite
(Cu
 
1-x
As
 
x
)
1.39Novakite
Cu
 
20
AgAs
 
10
1.40Kutinaite
Ag
 
6
Cu
 
14
As
 
7
1.41Antimony
Sb
1.42Stibarsen
AsSb
1.43Paradocrasite
Sb
 
3
As
1.44Horsfordite
Cu, Sb
1.45Cuprostibite
Cu
 
2
(Sb,Tl)
1.46Allargentum
(Ag
 
1-x
Sb
 
x
)
1.47Aurostibite
AuSb
 
2
1.49Bismuth
Bi
1.50Maldonite
Au
 
2
Bi
1.51Sulphur
S
 
8
1.52Rosickýite
S
1.53Selenium
Se
1.54Tellurium
Te
1.55Chromium
Cr
1.56Rhenium
Re
1.57Iron
Fe
1.58Chromferide
Fe
 
3
Cr
 
1-x
(x=0.6)
1.59Ferchromide
Cr
 
3
Fe
 
1-x
1.60Wairauite
CoFe
1.61Nickel
Ni
1.62Kamacite
(Fe,Ni)
1.63Taenite
(Fe,Ni)
1.64Tetrataenite
FeNi
1.65Awaruite
Ni
 
3
Fe
1.66Palladium
(Pd,Pt)
1.67Potarite
PdHg
1.68Paolovite
Pd
 
2
Sn
1.69Stannopalladinite
(Pd,Cu)
 
3
Sn
 
2
1.70Cabriite
Pd
 
2
CuSn
1.71Taimyrite-I
(Pd,Cu,Pt)
 
3
Sn
1.72Atokite
(Pd,Pt)
 
3
Sn
1.73Rustenburgite
(Pt,Pd)
 
3
Sn
1.74Zvyagintsevite
(Pd,Pt,Au)
 
3
(Pb,Sn)
1.75Plumbopalladinite
Pd
 
3
Pb
 
2
1.76Osmium
(Os,Ir,Ru)
1.77Iridium
(Ir,Os,Ru)
1.82Platinum
Pt
1.83Hongshiite
PtCu
1.84Niggliite
PtSn
1.85Isoferroplatinum
Pt
 
3
Fe
1.86Tetraferroplatinum
PtFe
1.87Tulameenite
Pt
 
2
CuFe
1.88Ferronickelplatinum
Pt
 
2
FeNi
1.89Rhodium
(Rh,Pt)

Other Names for Dyscrasite

Synonyms:
DiscraseDiscrasiteSpiessglanzsilberSpiessglassilberStibiotriargentite
Stöchiolith
Other Languages:
French:Argent antimoniale
Dyscrase
German:Dyskrasit
Antimonsilber
Discrasit
Silberspießglanz
Spießglanz-Silber
Stibiotriargentit
Russian:Дискразит
Simplified Chinese:锑银矿
Spanish:Discrasita
Dyscrasita
Stibiotriargentita

Other Information

Health Warning:No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.
Industrial Uses:Minor silver ore

References for Dyscrasite

Reference List:

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Klaproth, M.H. (1797): Untersuchung des Spießglanzsilbers von Wolfach, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Zweiter Band, Rottmann Berlin, 298-301

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, 834pp.: 173-175.

Canadian Mineralogist (1973): 11: 187-195.

Canadian Mineralogist(1976): 14: 139-142.

European Journal of Mineralogy: 8: 1347-1350.

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    Localities for Dyscrasite

    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.
    Australia
     
    • New South Wales
      • Georgiana Co.
        • Burraga
    Stanton, R.L. (1953) The Lloyd copper mine, Burraga. In: Edwards, A.B. (ed.), Geology of Australian Ore Deposits, pp.906-909. Australasian Institute of Mining and Mettalurgy, Melbourne.
      • Westmoreland Co.
        • Wollondilly
    Edwards, A. B. (1953): The mineral composition of the Yerranderie silver-lead ores. Proceedings - Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, No. 170, 73-101.
      • Yancowinna Co.
        • Broken Hill
    Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
    Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
    Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
    Rocks & Min.:62:224-225.; L.Lawrence, A.R.Ramsden & I.T.Graham 1999. On oxidation of Dyscrasite and associated minerals of the Consols Lode, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy Vol.5, No.2, Dec.1999, pp. 63-68
    Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
    Birch et al, 1982
    Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
    Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
    Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
    Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
    • Queensland
      • Mount Isa - Cloncurry area
        • Cloncurry District
    Xu, G. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 58-69.
        • Mount Isa district
    Canadian Mineralogist (1984) 22, 493-498
    No reference listed
    Sielecki, R. (1988) The Mount Isa-Cloncurry mineral field. Mineralogical Record, Vol. 19, pg. 469-490.
    • Tasmania
      • Penguin
    Burns, K. L. (1964) Devonport : one mile geological map series, K55-6-29 [Hobart, Tas.] : Tasmania Dept. of Mines 1964.
    Azerbaijan
     
    • Belokan-Avar ore district
    U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia
    Bolivia
     
    • Potosí Department
      • Antonio Quijarro Province
        • Agua de Castilla
          • Porco
    Kempff, O., Paar, W.H., Tawackoli, S.: "Minerales de Bolivia", 115pp (La Paz, 2009)
      • Chayanta Province
    [MinRec 32:469]
    Bulgaria
     
    • Vratsa Oblast (Vratza)
      • Balkan Mts (Stara Planina)
    http://www.geologija-revija.si/dokument.aspx?id=231
    Burkina Faso
     
    • Centre-Ouest Region
    Econ Geol (2003) 98:1463-1485
    Canada
     
    • British Columbia
      • Greenwood Mining Division
        • Beaverdell
    [MinRec 1989]
      • Liard Mining Division
        • McDame Creek
    R. M. Thompson (1954) Mineral occurrences in Western Canada. American Mineralogist 39:525-528
    • Manitoba
      • Flin Flon District
    Healy, R.E. & Petruk, W. (1990) Petrology of Au-Ag-Hg and "invisible" gold in the Trout Lake massive sulfide deposit, Flin Flon, Manitoba. Canadian Mineralogist 28, 189-206.
      • Lac-du-Bonnet area
        • Bernic Lake
    Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 16, pp, 625-640 (1978)
    • Nunavut Territory
      • Mackenzie District
        • Itchen Lake
    Canadian Mineralogist (1984) 22, 493-498
    • Ontario
      • Sudbury District
        • Levack Township
    Ames, D.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Douma, S.L., 2003, Sudbury Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Mineralogy Compilation: Sudbury Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI): Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1787
      • Timiskaming District
        • Cobalt-Gowganda region
    [www.ontariominerals.com]
            • Coleman Township
    Royal Ontario Museum
    Ramdohr, Paul, 1969, The Ore Minerals and their Intergrowths, Pergamon Press, p. 410.
    Can Min (1971) 11:1-430 The Siler-Arsenide Deposits of the Cobalt-Gowganda Region, Ontario
    the Canadian Mineralogist V 11 Part 1 1971
    Sabina, Ann P., Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 57, Nipissing 404, page 32.
    Steve Sorrell Collection
    Sabina, Ann P., 2000. Rocks and Minerals for the Collector: Cobalt-Belleterre-Timmins, Ontario and Quebec, GSC. Miscellaneous Report 57, 266 p.
          • South Lorrain Township
    geological survey of canada paper 73-13
    • Québec
      • Mauricie
        • Mékinac RCM
    Mineral. Deposita 42 (2007) 627-637.
    Chile
     
    • Atacama Region
      • Copiapó Province
    Cook, R B. (1979): Famous mineral localities; Chanarcillo, Chile. Mineralogical Record. 10, 197-204.
    A. Moesta; "Chlor, Brom und Jodverbindungen des Silbers in der natur"; Facultat zu Marburg; Schnellpressendruck von C.L. Pfeil, Marburg, 1869
    China
     
    • Guangdong Province
      • Meizhou Prefecture
        • Mei Co.
    Genwen Chen, Zhenyu Xiao, and Bin Xia (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(1), 31-36
      • Yunfu Prefecture
        • Yuncheng District
    Jiarong Pan and Yangzhong Yu (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(6), 36-41
    • Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
      • Hezhou Prefecture
        • Babu District
    Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
    • Heilongjiang Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
      • Jixi Prefecture
        • Mishan Co.
    Zhenyuan Liu (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 17-22
    • Hubei Province
      • Huangshi Prefecture
        • Daye Co.
    Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
    • Hunan Province
      • Chenzhou Prefecture
        • Linwu Co.
          • Xianghualing Sn-polymetallic ore field
    Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
        • Yizhang Co.
          • Dongpo ore field
    Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
    Yi Li and Youbin Liang (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(8), 21-25
          • Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field
    Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244; Bosheng Zhou, Guohua Zhang, Shuqing Gong, and Yousheng Zeng (2002): Geophysical & Geochemical Exploration 26(6), 436-438
    • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
      • Baotou League (Baotou Prefecture)
        • Binhe New District
          • Wulashan Mining District
    Econ Geol (1994) 89:1289-1305
      • Hinggan League (Xing'an Prefecture)
        • Horqin Right Middle Banner (Ke'erqin Youyi Zhongqi)
    Mei Zhang, Yusheng Zhai, Cunli Shen, Yonghui Liu, Shuaishi Yang, Degao Zhai, Meijuan Yao, Jianping Wang, Shouguang Wang, Zhengxi Gao, and Ling Zhang (2011): Geoscience 25(5), 819-831
    Qian Zhang, Xinzhi Zhan, Yuzhuo Qiu, Shuxun Shao, and Zhihao Liu (2002): Geochimica 31(3), 253-258; Xiaoqing Zhu, Qian Zhang, Yuliang He, and Shuxun Shao (2004): Mineral Deposits 23(1), 52-60; Xiaoqing Zhu, Qian Zhamg, Yuliang He, Chaohui Zhu, and Yan Huang (2006): Geochemical Journal 40, 265-275
        • Tuquan Co.
    Zhicheng Lu, Peiping Zhang, Guozheng Duan, Libo Hao, and Dianchao Li (2002): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 22(1), 75-80
      • Ulanhad League (Chifeng Prefecture)
        • Bairin Left Banner (Balin Zuoqi)
    Dequan Zhang (1993): Mineral Deposits 12(1), 10-19; Guanghai Liu and Daming Bai (1994): Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration 18(2), 121-130
        • Hexigten Banner (Keshiketeng Co.)
    Yan Liu, Sihong Jiang, Zhigang Zhang, Yifei Liu, and Fengjun Nie (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(5), 837-854
    • Sichuan Province
      • Garzê Autonomous Prefecture (Ganzi Autonomous Prefecture)
        • Garzê Co. (Ganzi Co.)
    Gui He and Xipeng Hu (2009): Acta Geologica Sichuan 30(4), 409-411
        • Jiulong Co.
    Xiaogang Wang, Gen Chen, and Yunfeng Yan (2010): Modern Mining 11(11), 44-48
    • Xinjiang Autonomous Region
      • Hami Prefecture (Kumul Prefecture; Qumul Prefecture)
        • Hami Co. (Kumul Co.; Qumul Co.)
    Yongming Guo, Jinxiang Zhang, Zhenlin Zou, and Xiaochun Liu (2007): Xinjiang Geology 25(3), 263-266
    • Yunnan Province
      • Dali Autonomous Prefecture
        • Midu Co.
    Huanbin Song, Mingqin He, Shangzhong Zhang, and Fenghuang Yi (2008): Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 27, 104-108.
    Czech Republic
     
    • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
      • Central Bohemia Region
        • Benešov (Beneschau)
          • Český Šternberk (Böhmisch Sternberg)
    Šrein, V. et al.: Mineralogická charakteristika metasomatického rudního ložiska Malovidy u Českého Šternberka. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2007, roč. 14-15, s. 149-158.
    Litochleb, J., Šrein, V.: Chemické složení minerálů bismutu a telluru ze zlatonosných žil příbramského uranového ložiska. Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Geologica, 1989, vol. 33, no. 4, s. 511-519.
          • Březové Hory ore region (Birkenberg)
            • Bohutín
    Ettler, V., Červinka, R., Johan, Z. (2009): Mineralogy of medieval slags from lead and silver smelting (Bohutín, Příbram district, Czech Republic): towards estimation of historical smelting conditions. Archaeometry 51, 987-1007.
          • Brod
    Litochleb, J., Šrein, V.: Chemické složení minerálů bismutu a telluru ze zlatonosných žil příbramského uranového ložiska. Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Geologica, 1989, vol. 33, no. 4, s. 511-519.
          • Dubenec
    Litochleb J., Sejkora J., Šrein V. 2006: The Au-Ag-Sb-Bi-Te mineralization from the deposit Bytíz (Mine 19), The Příbram uranium-polymetallic ore district, Czech Republic. Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 133-135
          • Háje
    [Lapis 1995, 12, p.13-24]
    Škácha, P., Sejkora, J., Knížek, F., Slepička, V., Litochleb, J., Jebava, I. (2012) Výskyty unikátního monometalického stříbrného zrudnění na žíle H14F3 mezi 7. a 9. patrem šachty č. 21 Háje, příbramský uran-polymetalický revír (Česká republika). Bull. mineral.-petrolog. Odd. Nár. Muz. (Praha) 20, 2, 230-254. ISSN 1211-0329.
      • Karlovy Vary Region
        • Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge)
    Ondruš P, Veselovský F, Gabašová A, Hloušek J, Šrein V, Vavrín I, Skála R, Sejkora J, Drábek M (2003) Primary minerals of the Jáchymov ore district, Journal of the Czech Geological Society 48, 19-147
      • Liberec Region
    Scharm, B.: Přehled minerálů nalezených v oblasti uranových koncentrací v severočeské křídě. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1995, roč. 3, s. 169-172.
    • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
      • Vysočina Region
        • Havlíčkův Brod (Německý Brod; Deutschbrod)
          • Pohled
    HAK, J. & Z. JOHAN (1962): Mineralogical and geochemical study of the indium anomaly in the Pohled deposit near Havlíčkův Brod. Sborník Geologických věd. Technologie, Geochemie, No. 2, 77-106.
    Finland
     
    • Eastern Finland Region
    Kojonen, K., Johanson, B., O´Brien, H. E. and Pakkanen, L. (1993): Mineralogy of gold occurrences in the late archean Hattu schist belt, Ilomantsi, Eastern Finland. Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper 17: 233-271.
      • Joroinen
    Makkonen, Hannu 1991. Viholanniemen Zn-esiintymän tutkimuksesta vuosina 1984-1988. Geologian Tutkimuskeskus arkistoraportti M19/3234/-91/1/10
      • Rantasalmi
    Kojonen,Kari 2008. Au-Ag tellurides-selenides in Finland. International Geological Congress, Oslo August 6-14th. Abstract
    • Northern Finland Region
      • Sotkamo
    Kopperoinen, Timo & Tuokko, Ilkka 1988. The Ala-Luoma and Taivaljärvi Zn-Pb-Ag-Au deposits, eastern Finland. in. Archean Geology of the Fennoscandian shield. Proceedings of a Finnish-Soviet Symposion in Finland July 28- August 7,1986. Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper 4, 131-144
      • Ylivieska
    Kojonen Kari 1989. The early Proterozoic Zn-Cu-Zn sulphide deposit of Rauhala in Ylivieska Western Finland. Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper 11
    France
     
    • Alsace
      • Bas-Rhin
        • Villé Valley
    Wittern, Journée (1997): "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), pp. 36-37.
      • Haut-Rhin
        • Ste Marie-aux-Mines (Markirch)
          • Neuenberg
    Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997
    • Brittany
      • Finistère
        • Huelgoat (Locmarria-Berrien)
    R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
    • Limousin
      • Corrèze
        • Ussel
    [MinRec 1982, 5, p.261-268]
    • Lorraine
      • Vosges
        • St Dié
          • Lusse
    Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997
    • Midi-Pyrénées
      • Hautes-Pyrénées
        • Argelès-Gazost
          • Pierrefitte
    Picot, P. and Johan, Z. (1977). Atlas des Minéraux Métalliques, BRGM, Elsevier
    • Rhône-Alpes
      • Isère
        • Allemont
    [http://www.zampano.com/minmax/fundort.php3?lang=US&fp=1322&foid=1066]
      • Loire
        • La Pacaudière
          • Le Crozet
    Boisard, L. (1872): Notice minéralogique sur la mine de la Pacaudière, Loire. Annales de la Société industrielle de Lyon, année 1871, 103-124. ; Chollet, P. & Devouard, B. (2013): La mine de cuivre et de plomb des Rats, Le Crozet (Loire). Le Règne Minéral, 109, 7-46.
      • Savoie
        • La Lauzière massif
          • Montchabert
    DE ASCENCAO GUEDES R. (2000). La Lauzière : les espèces minérales, Savoie, France. Le Règne Minéral hors-série n°6, pp. 24-39. Editions du Piat.
    Georgia
     
    • Kvemo Kartli Region
      • Bolnisi District
    Ramaz Migineishvili (2005) Hybrid nature of the Madneuli Cu-Au deposit, Georgia. IGCP Project 486, 2005 Field Workshop, Kiten, Bulgaria, 14-19 September 2005
    Germany
     
    • Baden-Württemberg
      • Black Forest
        • Alpirsbach
    Lapis 1987(7/8), 15ff.
        • Haslach
          • Welschbollenbach
    K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
        • Wieden
    K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
        • Wolfach
          • Oberwolfach
            • Frohnbach valley
    Klaproth, M.H. (1797): Untersuchung des Spießglanzsilbers von Wolfach, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Zweiter Band, Rottmann Berlin, 298-301; Sebastian Staude, Thomas Wagner and Gregor Markl (2007): Mineralogy, mineral compositions and fluid evolution at the Wenzel hydrothermal deposit, southern germany: implications for the formation of Kongsberg-type silver deposits. Can. Mineral. 45, 1147-1176.
    • Bavaria
      • Franconia
        • Fichtelgebirge
          • Wunsiedel
            • Sinatengrün
    Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
      • Upper Palatinate
        • Lam
          • Buchet
    S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
    • Lower Saxony
      • Harz
        • St Andreasberg District
    Klaproth, M.H. (1802): Chemische Untersuchung des Gediegen-Spießglanzes von Andreasberg, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Dritter Band, Rottmann Berlin, 169-172
    No reference listed
    own collection
    Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
    Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
    No reference listed
    • Saxony
      • Erzgebirge
    Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
        • Johanngeorgenstadt District
    Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
        • Marienberg District
          • Lauta
    Hajek, W. (2010): Kristallwelten Marienberg. Weise Verlag, München.
    Greece
     
    • Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika)
      • Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium)
        • Lavrion District Mines
          • Agios Konstantinos [St Constantine] (Kamariza)
    Meixner, H. & Paar, W. (1982): New observations on ore formation and weathering of the Kamariza deposit, Laurion, SE Attica (Greece). Special Publication of the Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits 2 (Ore Genesis: State of the Art), 760-767.
    Greenland
     
    • Kujalleq
      • Narsaq
    Petersen, O.V. (2001): List of all minerals identified in the Ilímaussaq alkaline complex, South Greenland. Geology of Greenland Survey Bulletin. 190, 25-33
          • Kangerluarsuk Fjord (Kangerdluarssuq)
            • Head of Kangerluarsuk
    Karup-Moeller, S., Makovicky, E. (1974): Skinnerite, a new Sulfosalt from the Ilimaussaq Alkaline Intrusion, South Greenland, American Mineralogist, Vol. 59, 889-895; Karup-Møller, S., Makovicky, E. (1974): Skinnerite, a new Sulfosalt from the Ilimaussaq Alkaline Intrusion, South Greenland. American Mineralogist. 59, 889-895
    India
     
    • Rajasthan (Rajputana)
      • Ajmer Division
        • Bhilwara District
    Höller, W., and Gandhi, S.M. (1997): Mineralogy and Petrology 60, 99-119.
    Italy
     
    • Trentino-Alto Adige
      • Bolzano Province (South Tyrol)
        • Isarco Valley (Eisack Valley)
    Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
    Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
          • Ridanna Valley (Ridnaun Valley)
    Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
        • Passiria Valley (Passeier Valley)
    Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
        • Sarentine Alps (Sarntal Alps)
          • Durna Valley (Durnholz Valley)
    Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
    Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
    Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 p
    Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
    Japan
     
    • Hokkaido
      • Sapporo
    Ishibashi (1956) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 2, 447-457.
    Kazakhstan
     
    • Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast')
      • Kayrakty (Kairakty)
    United States Geological Survey (USGS) Mineral Resources Data
    • Kostanay Province (Qostanay Oblysy; Kostanai Oblast')
      • Rudny
    Madagascar
     
    • Mahajanga Province (Majunga)
      • Betsiboka Region
        • Tsaratanàna District
    Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la Minéralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, 78p [p.35]
    Mexico
     
    • Hidalgo
      • Mun. de Mineral del Chico
        • Mineral del Chico
    Panczner(1987):184.
    Morocco
     
    • Souss-Massa-Draâ Region
      • Ouarzazate Province
        • Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro)
          • Imiter District
    Barral, J.-P., Favreau, G. and Lheur, C. (2009): Imiter, der größte Silberbergbau Marokkos: Geologie, Bergbaugeschichte und Mineralien. Lapis 34 (12), 15-43; 62 (in German).
        • Tazenakht
          • Bou Azer District (Bou Azzer District)
            • Bouismas (Bouismass)
    Praszkier, T. (2010): Mineralogische Bonanzas - die Funde der letzten beiden Jahre in Bou Azzer, Marokko. Mineralien-Welt 21 (2), 68-77; Praszkier, T. (2010): Dyskrasit, Allargentum und Safflorit: Neufunde aus der Bouismas Mine, Bou Azzer, Marokko. Lapis, 35 (11), 32-34.
    Namibia
     
    • Erongo Region
      • Swakopmund District
        • Arandis
    Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2007): Namibia. Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag, Haltern, 341 pp. (in English)
    Norway
     
    • Buskerud
      • Kongsberg
    Neumann, H. (1944): Silver deposits at Kongsberg. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 162, p. 54 - 55
          • Jonsknuten
    Brünnich, M. L. (1777): Forsøg til Mineralogie for Norge. Priskrift, Trondhjem p. 22, Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68,p. 12.
          • Overberget Mining Field
    Kjell Gatedal collection and photo
    • Nordland
      • Fauske
        • Sulitjelma
          • Sulitjelma Cu Mines
    Ramdohr, P.(1938): Antimonreiche Paragenesen von Jakobsbakken bei Sulitjelma. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 18: 275-289
      • Hemnes
        • Bleikvassli
    Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56.
    • Sør-Trøndelag
      • Røros
        • Røros copper mines
    Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
          • Storwartz mine field
    Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
    Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
    Russia
     
    • Eastern-Siberian Region
      • Prebaikalia (Pribaikal'e)
        • Irkutskaya Oblast'
          • Bodaibo
            • Lena Gold District
              • Kropotkinsky ore cluster
    http://www.igem.ru/igem/chem/pt/sukhloge.htm
      • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
        • Yana-Kolyma Foldbelt
    Goryachev, N. A., Gamyanin, G. N., Prokof’ev, V. Y., Velivetskaya, T. A., Ignat’ev, A. V., & Leskova, N. V. (2011). Ag-Sb mineralization of the Yana-Kolyma belt, Northeast Russia. Russian Journal of Pacific Geology, 5(2), 97-110.
    • Far-Eastern Region
      • Primorskiy Kray
    American Mineralogist, Vol. 64, 1979, pp. 432-435
    Slovakia
     
    • Banská Bystrica Region
      • Brezno Co.
        • Horná Lehota
    Hak J. & Losert J., 1962: O poverfenském zrudnění u Trangošky v Nízkých Tatrách. Sborník Ústavu nerostných surovin, 57-121.
      • Žiar nad Hronom Co.
    Ďuďa R., 1993 : Die mineralien der Gold und Silber - lagersttäte von Kremnitz ( Kremnica) in der Slowakei. Mineralien Welt /Haltern,Nemecko/,5, s. 20 - 32
    • Košice Region
      • Gelnica Co.
    Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
        • Prakovce (Prackendorf)
    Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590
      • Košice Co.
    Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
    Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
    Pauliš P., Ďuďa R., 2002: Nejzajimavejší mineralogická nalezište Slovenska. Kuttna, Kutná Hora, 134p.
    • Prešov Region
      • Prešov Co.
        • Červenica
          • Dubník
    Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590
    Duda et. all.,1981:Minerály severnej časti Slanských vrchov. Min.Slovca,Monografia 2,Bratislava, 98 p
    South Africa
     
    • Free State Province
    Minerals of South Africa
    • North West Province
      • Dr Kenneth Kaunda District
        • Witwatersrand field
          • Klerksdorp
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
    Spain
     
    • Andalusia
      • Almería
        • Cuevas del Almanzora (Cuevas de Vera)
          • Sierra Almagrera
            • Las Herrerías
    Calvo, M. Minerales y minas de España
    • Castile-La Mancha
      • Guadalajara
    Mineralogical Record, 23 (3), 241-249
    Jordi Fabre
    Sweden
     
    • Dalarna
      • Falun
        • Grycksbo
    No reference listed
      • Hedemora
        • Garpenberg
    Grensman, F., Kalinowski, M.P. and Sandström, F. (2001): Garpenberg Norra. Litofilen. 18 (2), 26-46.
    Öhman, L., F. Grensman (2000): Garpenberg (Södra). Litofilen, 17, 29-38
    • Gästrikland
      • Sandviken
    No reference listed
    • Lappland
      • Malå
    SAMLA 4.1 database (in swedish)
    P. M. Kartashov data
    • Södermanland
      • Nyköping
        • Långsjön
    NJMMh 1982, 201
        • Tunaberg
    Can Min (1994) 32, 179-184; NJMAh (1994) 166 (3), 261-294
    Dobbe, R. T. M., Lustenhouwer, W. and Zakrzewski, M. A. (1994): Kieftite, CoSb3, a new member of the Skutterudite group from Tunaberg, Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 32, 179-183
    • Värmland
      • Filipstad
        • Långban district
    Kjell Gatedal
    • Västerbotten
      • Boliden
    Kjell Gatedal
    • Västmanland
      • Hällefors
    Jasinski, A.W. (1983): Some aspects of the silver mineralization in the Hällefors region (Bergslagen, Sweden). Mineralogical Magazine. 47, 507-514
    Canadian Mineralogist (1984) Vol,22, pp. 583-593
      • Ljusnarsberg
        • Kopparberg
    No reference listed
      • Sala
    Kieft, C., Holmgren, J. & Eriksson, G.: (1987): The Silver-Mercury-Antimony minerals of Sala, Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 25 :647-658
    Switzerland
     
    • Aargau
      • Böttstein
    Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 144.
    Tajikistan
     
    • Viloyati Sogd (Viloyati Sughd; Viloyati Khodzhent; Viloyati Leninabad)
      • Adrasman
    Pavel M. Kartashov data
      • Kurama Mts
        • Kandjol ore field
    Moralev, G.V., and Shatagin, K.N. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 405-413.
    USA
     
    • Arizona
      • Cochise Co.
        • Mule Mts
          • Warren District
    Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd. ed.:65
      • Pima Co.
        • Santa Rita Mts
    Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 210; Schrader, F.C. (1917), The geologic distribution and genesis of the metals in the Santa Rita-Patagonia Mountains, AZ, Econ.Geol.: 12: 237-269.
      • Santa Cruz Co.
        • Santa Rita Mts
    Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 210; Schrader, F.C. (1917), The geologic distribution and genesis of the metals in the Santa Rita-Patagonia Mountains, Arizona, Econ.Geol.: 12: 237-269.
    • Colorado
      • Clear Creek Co.
        • Silver Plume
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
      • Eagle Co.
        • Gilman District (Battle Mountain District; Red Cliff District)
          • Gilman
    "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
      • Ouray Co.
        • Paquin District
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
      • San Juan Co.
        • Red Mountain District
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Michigan
      • Marquette Co.
        • Ishpeming Greenstone belt (Marquette Greenstone belt)
    Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
    • Nevada
      • Lander Co.
    Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
      • Nye Co.
        • Belmont District
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Storey Co.
        • Comstock District
          • Virginia City
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • New Mexico
      • Doña Ana Co.
        • Organ Mts
    Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd. rev. ed. (1996)
    Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Utah
      • Salt Lake Co.
        • Wasatch Mts
          • Big Cottonwood District
            • Argenta
    UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
    • Washington
      • Chelan Co.
        • Wenatchee District
          • Wenatchee
            • Squillchuck Creek
    Lasmanis, R. (1995): Mineral News: A Compendium of Wenatchee District Mineralogy, Chelan County, Washington, p.6-7
      • King Co.
        • Miller River District
          • Grotto
    Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.84; Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report; Derkey, Joseph, Lasmanis
    • Wisconsin
      • Oneida Co.
    R&M 73:11-12 pp 378-399 Wisconsin Mineral Locality Index
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