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Gorceixite

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Claude Henri Gorceix
Formula:
BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
System:
Monoclinic
Colour:
White or brown, may be ...
Hardness:
6
Name:
Named in 1906 by Eugen Hussak in honor of Claude Henri "Henrique" Gorceix (1842 Saint Denis-des-Murs, Haute Vienne, France - September 6, 1919 Paris, France), professor at Ecole des Mines in Paris, France. Invited to be the first Director of the School of Mines at Ouro Preto, Brazil (1874-1891). Buried at Oro Preto.
The Ba analogue of goyazite and crandallite.

Classification of Gorceixite

Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
8.BL.10

8 : PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, VANADATES
B : Phosphates, etc., with additional anions, without H2O
L : With medium-sized and large cations, (OH, etc.):RO4 = 3:1
42.7.3.2

42 : HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
7 : (AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
19.5.10

19 : Phosphates
5 : Phosphates of Sr and Ba
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Type Occurrence of Gorceixite

General Appearance of Type Material:
Rounded nodules in sediment
Year of Discovery:
1906
Geological Setting of Type Material:
stream pebbles "favas"

Occurrences of Gorceixite

Geological Setting:
Granite pegmatites,sedimentary phosphates beds, carbonatites, iron ore deposits, polymetallic veins, baryte-fluorite veins.

Physical Properties of Gorceixite

Sub-Vitreous, Resinous, Waxy
Diaphaneity (Transparency):
Transparent, Translucent
Colour:
White or brown, may be mottled; colourless in transmitted light..
Streak:
White
Hardness (Mohs):
6
Tenacity:
Brittle
Cleavage:
None Observed
Fracture:
Conchoidal, Sub-Conchoidal
Density:
3.036 - 3.185 g/cm3 (Measured)    

Crystallography of Gorceixite

Crystal System:
Monoclinic
Class (H-M):
m - Domatic
Space Group:
Bm
Space Group Setting:
Cm
Cell Parameters:
a = 12.18Å, b = 7.03Å, c = 7.03Å
β = 125.3°
Ratio:
a:b:c = 1.733 : 1 : 1
Unit Cell Volume:
V 491.27 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
2
Morphology:
Pseudo-cubic or pseudorhombohedral. Grains and pebbles (favas) that are, in part, microcrystalline.
Comment:
Pseudorhombohedral. Some samples are apparently rhombohedral, however (a = 7.0538(3), c = 17.2746(6) A, Z = 3, V = 744.4(2) A3; Dzikowski et al., 2006).
X-Ray Powder Diffraction:
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Radiation - Copper Kα
Data Set:
Data courtesy of RRUFF project at University of Arizona, used with permission.
X-Ray Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
5.769 (93)
3.529 (56)
3.010 (100)
2.292 (39)
2.232 (23)
1.9197 (29)
1.7626 (20)

Optical Data of Gorceixite

Type:
Uniaxial (+)
RI values:
nω = 1.610 - 1.618 nε = 1.620 - 1.625
Birefringence:
0.008
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.010
Image shows birefringence interference colour range (at 30µm thickness) and does not take into account mineral colouration.
Surface Relief:
Moderate

Chemical Properties of Gorceixite

Formula:
BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Essential elements:
All elements listed in formula:

Relationship of Gorceixite to other Species

Series:
Forms a series with Goyazite (see here)
Other Members of Group:
BenauiteSrFe33+(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6
CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
EylettersiteTh0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6
Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Florencite-(La)LaAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Florencite-(Nd)NdAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Florencite-(Sm)SmAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
GalloplumbogummitePb(Ga,Al,Ge)3(PO4)2(OH)6
GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
KintoreitePbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Kintoreite-2cPbFe33+(PO4)2(OH,H2O)6
PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
SpringcreekiteBaV33+(PO4)2(OH,H2O)6
WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
ZaïriteBiFe33+(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.05BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
8.BL.05CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
8.BL.05HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
8.BL.05HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
8.BL.05KemmlitziteSrAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
8.BL.05SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
8.BL.05WoodhouseiteCaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
8.BL.05GallobeudantitePbGa3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
8.BL.10ArsenogoyaziteSrAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
8.BL.10ArsenogorceixiteBaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
8.BL.10ArsenocrandalliteCaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
8.BL.10BenauiteSrFe33+(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.10CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
8.BL.10DussertiteBaFe33+(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
8.BL.10EylettersiteTh0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.10GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
8.BL.10KintoreitePbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
8.BL.10PhilipsbornitePbAl3(AsO4)2(OH)5 · H2O
8.BL.10PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
8.BL.10SegnititePbFe33+(AsO4)2(OH,H2O)6
8.BL.10SpringcreekiteBaV33+(PO4)2(OH,H2O)6
8.BL.13Arsenoflorencite-(La)LaAl3(AsO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13Arsenoflorencite-(Nd)NdAl3(AsO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13Arsenoflorencite-(Ce)CeAl3(AsO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13Florencite-(La)LaAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13Florencite-(Nd)NdAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13ZaïriteBiFe33+(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13ArsenowaylanditeBiAl3(AsO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13Graulichite-(Ce)CeFe33+(AsO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13Florencite-(Sm)SmAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.15ViitaniemiiteNa(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
8.BL.25PattersonitePbFe33+(PO4)2(OH)5 · H2O
19.5.1StrontiowhitlockiteSr9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
19.5.2Belovite-(Ce)NaCeSr3(PO4)3F
19.5.3GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
19.5.4GoedkeniteSr2Al(PO4)2(OH)
19.5.5Palermoite(Li,Na)2(Sr,Ca)Al4(PO4)4(OH)4
19.5.6NabaphiteNaBaPO4 · 9H2O
19.5.7Olgite(Sr,Ba)(Na,Sr,REE)2Na(PO4)2
19.5.8NastrophiteNa(Sr,Ba)PO4 · 9H2O
19.5.9JagoweriteBaAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
19.5.11PenikisiteBa(Mg,Fe2+,Ca)2Al2(PO4)3(OH)3
19.5.12CuretoniteBa(Al,Ti)(PO4)(OH,O)F
19.5.13Bjarebyite(Ba,Sr)(Mn2+,Fe2+,Mg)2Al2(PO4)3(OH)3
19.5.14KulaniteBa(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)2(Al,Fe3+)2(PO4)3(OH)3
19.5.15PerloffiteBa(Mn2+,Fe2+)2Fe23+(PO4)3(OH)3

Other Names for Gorceixite

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 Gorceixite

Reference List:
Hussak (1906) Mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen, Vienna: 25: 336.

Gaubert (1907) Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie: 30: 108.

Farrington (1916) American Journal of Science: 41: 357.

Beard (1941) Bulletin of the Imperial Institute, London: 39: 160.

MacGregor (1941) Bulletin of the Imperial Institute, London: 39: 399.

Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 833.

Radoslovich, E.W. and P.G. Slade (1980) Pseudo-trigonal symmetry and the structure of gorceixite. Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Monatsh., 157–170.

Radoslovich, E.W. (1982) Refinement of gorceixite structure in Cm. Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Monatsh., 446–464.

Blanchard, F.N. (1989) New X-ray powder data for gorceixite, BaAl3(PO4)2(OH)5 •H2O, an evaluation of d-spacings and intensities, pseudosymmetry and its influence on the figure of merit. Powder Diffraction, 4(4), 227–230.

Dzikowski T.J., Groat L.A. & Jambor J.L. (2006): The symmetry and crystal structure of gorceixite, BaAl3[PO3(O,OH)]2(OH)6, a member of the alunite supergroup. The Canadian Mineralogist, 44, 951-958.

Internet Links for Gorceixite

Localities for Gorceixite

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.
Australia
 
  • South Australia
    • Eyre Peninsula
      • Middleback Range
        • Iron Knob
No reference listed
    • Mt Lofty Ranges
      • North Mt Lofty Ranges
        • Barossa Valley
          • Angaston
    • Olary Province
Australian Journal of Mineralogy, Vol.3, N°2, Dec.1997
  • Tasmania
    • Dunorlan
Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
    • Queenstown district
Ralph Bottrill et al in prep.
Bottrill RS & Baker, WE (in prep) Catalogue of Minerals of Tasmania. Mineral Resources Tasmania
    • Zeehan district
      • Dundas mineral field
http://members.ozemail.com.au/~shanesrocks/mineralogy.htm
  • Victoria
    • Keilor
  • Western Australia
    • Laverton Shire
      • Mount Weld Station
lottermoser, B.G.(1987):Churchite from the Mt Weld Carbonatite laterite Western Australia, Mineralogical Magazine (Sept 1987):51:468-469
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Millstatt lake ridge
      • Spittal
        • Lieser ravine
Pichler (2009)
  • Styria
    • Fischbacher Alpen
      • Fischbach
Bernhard, F. & Taucher, J. (1999); Bernhard, F. (2007)
Taucher, J. (1995)
      • Rettenegg
Bernhard, F. & Leikauf, B. (2007)
Brazil
 
  • Goiás
Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
      • Ouvidor
Ribeiro, C. C., Brod, J. A., Junqueira-Brod, T. C., Gaspar, J. C., & Petrinovic, I. A. (2005). Mineralogical and field aspects of magma fragmentation deposits in a carbonate–phosphate magma chamber: evidence from the Catalão I complex, Brazil. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 18(3), 355-369.; Berger, V.I., Singer, D.A., and Orris, G.J., 2009, Carbonatites of the world, explored deposits of Nb and REE; database and grade and tonnage models: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1139, 17 p. and database.
    • Ipameri
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
  • Minas Gerais
    • Araxá
Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.; Dutra, C. V., & Formoso, M. L. L. (2011). Considerações sobre os elementos terras raras em apatitas. Geochimica Brasiliensis, 9(2).; Berger, V.I., Singer, D.A., and Orris, G.J., 2009, Carbonatites of the world, explored deposits of Nb and REE; database and grade and tonnage models: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1139, 17 p. and database.
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
    • Coromandel
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
    • Iron Quadrangle
Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte,446 (1982)
    • Jequitinhonha valley
Lee and de Moraes (1919) American Journal of Science: 48: 353; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 832, 833.
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
Diamond News, Part 1, Vol.5, No.17,2004,pp40-44; Diamond News, Part 2, Vol.5, No.18,2004,pp 13-19 [In Portuguese]
    • Poços de Caldas alkaline complex
      • Caldas
        • Campo do Cercado
Waber (1991)
      • Poços de Caldas
Waber (1991)
    • São Gonaçalo do Abaeté
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
  • Santa Catarina
    • Rio Fortuna
Jelinek, A. R., Prado, M., Neto, A. C. B., Pereira, V. P., Ronchi, L. H., & Savi, C. N. (2003). Ocorrência de gorceixita e de inclusões sólidas de halita em fluorita da Jazida Nova Fátima: implicações na gênese da mineralização do Distrito Fluorítico de Santa Catarina. Brazilian Journal of Geology, 33(4), 363-370.
  • São Paulo
    • Franca
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
Walter, A. V., Nahon, D., Flicoteaux, R., Girard, J. P., & Melfi, A. (1995). Behaviour of major and trace elements and fractionation of REE under tropical weathering of a typical apatite-rich carbonatite from Brazil. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 136(3), 591-602.
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Golden Mining Division
      • Rock Canyon Creek
Jennifer Pell (1994) Carbonatites, Nepheline Syenites, Kimberlites and Related Rocks in British Columbia. Brithish Columbia Ministry of Energy Bulletin 88.
    • Liard Mining Division
Pell, J.Gr (1994) Carbonatites, Nepheline Syenites, Kimberlites and Related Rocks in British Columbia. Brithish Columbia Ministry of Energy Bulletin 88.
Jennifer Pell (1994) Carbonatites, Nepheline Syenites, Kimberlites and Related Rocks in British Columbia. British Columbia Ministry of Energy Bulletin 88.
  • Québec
    • Estrie
      • Memphrémagog RCM
        • Sainte-Catherine-de-Hatley
          • Ayer's Cliff area
ROBINSON, G.W., VAN VELTHUIZEN, J., ANSELL, H.G. & STURMAN, B.D. (1992): Mineralogy of the Rapid Creek and Big Fish River area, Yukon Territory. Mineralogical Record 23, 21.
  • Yukon Territory
    • Dawson Mining District
[MinRec 23:21-22]
        • Kulan Camp (Area A; Area 1)
          • Crosscut Creek
Robinson, G.W., Van Velthuizen, J., Ansell, H.G. & Sturman, B.D. (1992): Mineralogy of the Rapid Creek and Big Fish River area, Yukon Territory. Mineralogical Record 23, 1-47
Robinson, G.W., Van Velthuizen, J., Ansell, H.G. & Sturman, B.D. (1992): Mineralogy of the Rapid Creek and Big Fish River area, Yukon Territory. Mineralogical Record 23, 1-47
        • Stoneman Camp (Area B; Area 2)
Robinson, G.W., Van Velthuizen, J., Ansell, H.G. & Sturman, B.D. (1992): Mineralogy of the Rapid Creek and Big Fish River area, Yukon Territory. Mineralogical Record 23, 1-47
China
 
  • Sichuan Province
    • Garzê Autonomous Prefecture (Ganzi Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Baiyu Co.
        • Maqiong
Qingmin Jin, Huaguang Xie, and Wenguang Wang (1992): Volcanology and Mineral Resources 13(2), 48-58
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Central Bohemia Region
      • Beroun (Beraun)
Horáková, M., Novák, F.: Výskyt nerostů alunit-crandallitové skupiny v liteňském souvrství Barrandienu. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1989, roč. 34, č. 2, s. 151-163.
    • Karlovy Vary Region
      • Aš (Asch)
Breiter K., Škoda R., Veselovský F.: Neobvyklý P-, Li- a Sn-bohatý pegmatit z Vernéřova u Aše, Česká republika. Bulletin Mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2009, roč. 17, č. 1, s. 41-59.
    • 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.
    • Ústí Region
      • Třebenice (Trebnitz)
Novák, F., Pauliš, P., Jansa, J.: Crandallite, gorceixite, goyazite and kemmlitzite from pyrope-gravels of the České středohoří Mts. Bulletin of the Czech Geological Survey, 1998, 73, 2, p. 107-111.
  • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
    • Vysočina Region
      • Žďár nad Sázavou
        • Dolní Bory
Němec D.: Ein Pegmatit mit Li-Mineralisierung von Dolní Bory in Westmahren (ČSSR). Chem. Erde, 1981, 40, 164-177.
Finland
 
  • Southern Finland Region
Ilkka Mikkola collection
France
 
  • Alsace
    • Haut-Rhin
      • Doller Valley
        • Rimbach-près-Masevaux
Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, p. 117
  • Auvergne
    • Allier
      • Ébreuil
NICOLAS, J. & de ROSEN, A. (1963): Le massif granitique des Colettes (Allier) et ses mineralizations. Bulletin de la Société Française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie 86, 126-128; NICOLAS, J. & de ROSEN, A. (1963): Phosphates hydrothermaux de basse température et kaolinisation: la gorceixite du massif des Colettes (Allier) et les minéraux associes (hinsdalite). Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Cristallogr., 86, 379-385.
G. Aubert : "Les coupoles granitiques de Montebras et d'Echassières (Massif Central Français) et la genèse de leur minéralisations (BRGM, 1969); Uwe Kolitsch (SEM-EDS analysis)
Pierre Le Roch & Jean-Marc Johannet collections; Uwe Kolitsch (SEM-EDS)
G. Aubert : "Les coupoles granitiques de Montebras et d'Echassières (Massif Central Français) et la genèse de leur minéralisations (BRGM, 1969); Walenta, K. & Binder, W. (1980): Kidwellit und Dufrenit aus den Mines de Montmins bei Echassiéres (französisches Zentralmassiv). Aufschluss 31, 51-54.
  • Brittany
    • Finistère
      • Châteauneuf-du-Faou
P. Le Roche
    • Morbihan
      • Ambon
R. Pierrot, L. Chauris, C. Laforêt and F. Pillard : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France N° 9 : Morbihan", BRGM, 1980.
      • Sarzeau
R. Pierrot, L. Chauris, C. Laforêt and F. Pillard : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France N° 9 : Morbihan", BRGM, 1980.
  • Burgundy
    • Saône-et-Loire
P. Devismes : "Atlas photographique des minéraux d'alluvions", BRGM, 1978.
  • Limousin
    • Creuse
      • Soumans
        • Montebras
Patureau, J., Chiappero, P-J. & Lebocey, J. (2011): Mines et minéraux de Montebras, Soumans, Creuse. Le Règne Minéral. 99, 5-33
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Var
      • Le Pradet
http://www.mine-capgaronne.fr/site/Mineraux/ListeMineraux.html
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Freudenstadt
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Gengenbach
        • Haigerach valley
Lapis 23(12), 44 (1998)
      • Menzenschwand
Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Pforzheim
        • Neuenbürg District
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Wolfach
        • Oberwolfach
          • Gelbach valley
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
          • Rankach valley
Walenta, K. (1992): Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 336 pp. (in German)
  • Bavaria
    • Franconia
      • Fichtelgebirge
        • Fichtelberg
          • Mehlmeisel
Meier, S. (2007): Das Flötztal im südlichen Fichtelgebirge. Lapis 32, 17-20; 58.
        • Weißenstadt
          • Großer Waldstein
Meier, S. (2000): Gorceixit vom Steinbruch Reinersreuth. - Mitteilungen über Mineralfunde aus Nordostbayern, Heft 4, p. 27; Meier, S. (2002): Seltene Phosphatmineralien aus dem Fichtelgebirge und der Oberpfalz. Lapis 27 (2), 32-34
  • Hesse
    • Korbach
      • Goldhausen
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Hunsrück
      • Kell am See
        • Greimerath
Aufschluß 76/2 & 88/5
    • Taunus
      • Niederneisen
        • Hahnstätten
          • Lohrheim
H. G. Dill, A. Fricke and K.-H. Henning (1995): The origin of Ba- and REE-bearing aluminium-phosphate-sulphate minerals from the Lohrheim kaolinitic clay deposit (Rheinisches Schiefergebirge, Germany). Applied Clay Science, 10, 231-245.
  • Saxony-Anhalt
    • Harz
      • Stolberg
        • Großer Auerberg
Gröbner, J., W. Hajek, R. Junker & J. Nikoleizig (2011). Neue Mineralienschätze des Harzes. S.112. Papierflieger-Verlag, Clausthal-Zellerfeld.
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
      • Ehrenfriedersdorf
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
    • Glauchau
      • Callenberg
Lapis, 16 (9), 13-26.
Ghana
 
  • Western Region
    • Bonsa diamond field
      • Bonsa River
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.; Gold Coast Geological Survey (1933) Report on the Geological Survey Department for the Financial Year 1933-34 p6
Greece
 
  • Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika)
    • Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium)
      • Lavrion District Mines
        • Agios Konstantinos [St Constantine] (Kamariza)
          • Kamariza Mines (Kamareza Mines)
No reference listed
Guyana
 
  • Mazaruni District
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
Hungary
 
  • Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén Co.
    • Rudabányai Mts
      • Szuhogy
Szakáll & Gatter: Hun. Min. Spec., 1993
India
 
  • Andhra Pradesh
    • Vizianagaram District
Econ Geol (1980) 75:1083-1104
Italy
 
  • Liguria
    • Savona Province
      • Maremola Valley
        • Magliolo
Balestra C. (2014): Sistematica ligure 2014. Prie, 10, 35-37.
  • Piedmont
    • Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province
      • Ossola Valley
        • Crevoladossola
Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007). Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
Japan
 
  • Honshu Island
    • Chugoku Region
      • Yamaguchi Prefecture
        • Abu town
Matsubara, S. and Kato, A. (1998) Memoirs of the National Science Museum, 30, 167-183.
Kazakhstan
 
  • Aktobe Province (Aqtöbe Oblysy; Aktubinskaya Oblast')
    • Martuk district
Pavel M. Kartashov data
  • Zhambyl Province (Jambyl Oblysy; Dzhambulskaya Oblast')
    • Talas Alatau Range (Talas Ala-Too Range)
Ankinovich, E.A, Bekenova, G.K., Shabanova, T.A., Zazubina, I.S., and Sandomirskaya, S.M. (1997): Mitryaevaite, Al10((PO4)8.7(SO3OH)1.3)10AlF3.3OH2O, a new mineral species from a Cambrian carbonaceous chert formation, Karatau Range and Zhabagly Mountains, Southern Kazakhstan. Canadian Mineralogist 35(6), 1415-1419.
Kenya
 
  • Coast Province
Berger, V.I., Singer, D.A., and Orris, G.J. (2009): USGS Open-File Report 09-1139
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
    • Jawor District
W. Kowalski & I.Śmietanska (1982): Gorceixite from a Barite-fluorite deposit at Stanislawow. Mineralogia Polonica. 13 (1), p. ?
  • Świętokrzyskie
    • Świętokrzyskie Mts (Holy Cross Mts)
Migaszewski, Z.M., Starnawska, E., Gałuszka, A. (2007): Gorceixite from the Upper Cambrian Rocks of the Podwiśniówka Mine Pit, Holy Cross Mountains (South-Central Poland). Mineralogia Polonica, 38, 171-184.
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
      • Polar Yakutia
S.M. Kravchenko and B.G. Pokrovsky, Economic Geology, May 1995, V90, N°3, pp. 676-689.; Seltmann, R., Soloviev, S., Shatov, V., Pirajno, F., Naumov, E., & Cherkasov, S. (2010). Metallogeny of Siberia: tectonic, geologic and metallogenic settings of selected significant deposits*. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 57(6), 655-706
  • Far-Eastern Region
    • Primorskiy Kray
Liferovich, R.P., Subbotin, V.V., Pakhomovsky, Y.A., Lyalina, M.F. (1998) A new type of scandium mineralization in phoscorites and carbonatites of the Kovdor Massif, Russia. The Canadian Mineralogist, 36, 971-980.
  • Northern Region
    • Murmanskaja Oblast'
      • Kola Peninsula
Subbotin, R. P. L. V. V., & Pakhomovsky, Y. A. (1998). A new type of scandium mineralization in phoscorites and carbonatites of the Kovdor massif, Russia. Canadian Mineralogist 36:971-980.
Slovakia
 
  • Košice Region
    • Gelnica Co.
      • Henclová (Henzlová)
Petrík, I., Kubiś, M., Konečný, P. & Malachovský, P. (2011): Rare phospates from the Surovec Topaz-Li-Mica microgranite, Gemeric Unit, Western Carpathians, Slovak Republik: Role of F/H2O of melt. Canadian Mineralogist. 49. 521-540
  • Nitra Region
    • Nitra Co.
Uher et al.,1997: Chemické zloženie hydrotermálneho lazulitu a gorceixitu v kremenci pohoria Tríbeč. Min.Slovaca, Bratislava, 29, 240-241
      • Nitra
Uher P., Mikuš T., Milovský R., Biroň A., Spišiak J., Lipka J., Jahn J. (2009): Lazulite and Ba, Sr, Ca, K-rich phosphates-sulphates in quartz veins from metaquartzites of Tribeč Mountains, Western Carpathians, Slovakia: Compositional variations and evolution. Lithos, 112, 447-460.
Uher P., Mikuš T., Milovský R., Biroň A., Spišiak J., Lipka J., Jahn J. (2009): Lazulite and Ba, Sr, Ca, K-rich phosphates-sulphates in quartz veins from metaquartzites of Tribeč Mountains, Western Carpathians, Slovakia: Compositional variations and evolution. Lithos, 112, 447-460.
    • Zlaté Moravce Co.
Martin Števko-unpublished, PXRD and EMPA-WDS confirmed
Uher P., Mikuš T., Milovský R., Biroň A., Spišiak J., Lipka J., Jahn J. (2009): Lazulite and Ba, Sr, Ca, K-rich phosphates-sulphates in quartz veins from metaquartzites of Tribeč Mountains, Western Carpathians, Slovakia: Compositional variations and evolution. Lithos, 112, 447-460.
South Africa
 
  • Northern Cape Province
    • Namakwa District (Namaqualand)
Berger, V.I., Singer, D.A., and Orris, G.J. (2009): USGS Open-File Report 09-1139
Switzerland
 
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Binn Valley
      • Fäld (Imfeld; Im Feld; Feld)
No reference listed
- U. Kolitsch und F. C. A. de Wit (1996): Die Mineralien vom Messerbach im Binntal. Lapis 21 (9), 23-31; 58. (in German)
Uganda
 
  • Tororo District
Econ Geol (1984) 79:716-724
UK
 
  • England
    • Cornwall
      • Liskeard District
        • Linkinhorne
          • Minions
Nat Hist Museum London & Steve Rust Collection
Ukraine
 
  • L'viv Oblast' (Lviv Oblast'; Lwiw Oblast')
Kowalski, W., & Śmietańska, I. (1983). Gorceixite from a Barite-fluorite Deposit at Stanisławów (Kaczawskie Mts.). Mineralogia Polonica, 13(1), 3-16.
USA
 
  • Alabama
    • Barbour Co.
Rocks & Min 70:5 pp 320-333
    • Cherokee Co.
Min.Rec.:20(5):361.
Rocks & Min 70:5 pp 320-333
    • Dale Co.
Rocks & Min 70:5 pp 320-333
Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull120
Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull120
Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull120
Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull120
  • Arkansas
    • Garland Co.
      • Fountain Lake
Rocks and Minerals, (1988) 63:104-125
Rocks and Minerals, (1981) 58:189-195
Rocks & Min.: 63: 108.
  • Georgia
    • Lincoln Co.
No reference listed
  • Maine
    • Oxford Co.
      • Buckfield
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, volume 1.
      • Newry
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1; King, V. (ed.), 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 2.
  • Missouri
    • Madison Co.
      • Fredericktown District
AmMin 69:984
Am Min 69:9-10 pp 1984-986
  • South Carolina
Jan H.Bernard and Jaroslav Hyrsl, 2004,Minerals and their Localities,pg 255
  • Wisconsin
    • Marathon Co.
      • Wausau Intrusive Complex
        • Nine Mile pluton
Rocks & Min. (2007) 82:233
Venezuela
 
  • Bolívar
PARTS, O. C. I. W. (1981). C. PREMOLI. Geología y Metalogénesis de los Depósitos y Manifestaciones¡ IlllS Uraníferos de, 245.
Zimbabwe
 
  • Midlands
    • Gweru District (Gwelo District)
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 833.
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