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Allophite

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Formula:
Mg
 
8
Al
 
4
Si
 
5
O
 
24
· H
 
2
O


A doubtful species.
Originally described from Bielawa (Langenbielau), Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie), Poland.

Classification of Allophite

IMA status:Questionable/Doubtful
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Chemical Properties of Allophite

Formula:
Mg
 
8
Al
 
4
Si
 
5
O
 
24
· H
 
2
O
Simplified for copy/paste:Mg8Al4Si5O24·H2O
Essential elements:Al, H, Mg, O, Si
All elements listed in formula:Al, H, Mg, O, Si

Other Names for Allophite

Other Languages:
German:Allophit
Spanish:Allophita

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.

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  • Localities for Allophite

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    Poland
     
    • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
      • Dzierżoniów district
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