Mindat Logo

Jalpaite

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.



Formula:
Ag
 
3
CuS
 
2
System:TetragonalColour:Gray or dark gray
Lustre:MetallicHardness:2 - 2½
Name:Named for the type locality at Jalpa (Mexico).
This page provides mineralogical data about Jalpaite.

Classification of Jalpaite

IMA status:Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
Strunz 8th edition ID:2/B.06-10
Nickel-Strunz 10th (pending) edition ID:2.BA.45

2 : SULFIDES and SULFOSALTS (sulfides, selenides, tellurides; arsenides, antimonides, bismuthides; sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites, etc.)
B : Metal Sulfides, M: S > 1: 1 (mainly 2: 1)
A : With Cu, Ag, Au
Dana 8th edition ID:2.4.4.1

2 : SULFIDES
4 : AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Hey's CIM Ref.:3.2.12

3 : Sulphides, Selenides, Tellurides, Arsenides and Bismuthides (except the arsenides, antimonides and bismuthides of Cu, Ag and Au, which are included in Section 1)
2 : Sulphides etc. of Ag
mindat.org URL:http://www.mindat.org/min-2069.html
Please feel free to link to this page.

Type Occurrence of Jalpaite

Type Locality:Leonora Mine, Jalpa, Mun. de Jalpa, Zacatecas, Mexico
Year of Discovery:1858

Physical Properties of Jalpaite

Lustre:Metallic
Colour:Gray or dark gray
Streak:Black
Hardness (Mohs):2 - 2½

Crystallography of Jalpaite

Crystal System:Tetragonal
Cell Parameters:a = 8.67Å, c = 11.75Å
Ratio:a:c = 1 : 1.355
Unit Cell Volume:V 883.23 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

Chemical Properties of Jalpaite

Formula:
Ag
 
3
CuS
 
2
Simplified for copy/paste:Ag3CuS2
Essential elements:Ag, Cu, S
All elements listed in formula:Ag, Cu, S
Common Impurities:Fe

Relationship of Jalpaite to other Species

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz Grouping):

- +
2.BA.05Chalcocite
Cu
 
2
S
2.BA.05Djurleite
Cu
 
31
S
 
16
2.BA.05Geerite
Cu
 
8
S
 
5
2.BA.05Roxbyite
Cu
 
9
S
 
5
2.BA.10Anilite
Cu
 
7
S
 
4
2.BA.10Digenite
Cu
 
9
S
 
5
2.BA.15Bornite
Cu
 
5
FeS
 
4
2.BA.20Bellidoite
Cu
 
2
Se
2.BA.20Berzelianite
Cu
 
2
Se
2.BA.25Athabascaite
Cu
 
5
Se
 
4
2.BA.25Umangite
Cu
 
3
Se
 
2
2.BA.30Rickardite
Cu
 
7
Te
 
5
2.BA.30Weissite
Cu
 
2-x
Te
2.BA.35Acanthite
Ag
 
2
S
2.BA.40Mckinstryite
Ag
 
5-x
Cu
 
3+x
S
 
4
2.BA.40Stromeyerite
AgCuS
2.BA.40dUM2003-13-S:AgAuCu
Ag
 
6
AuCu
 
2
S
 
5
2.BA.45Selenojalpaite
Ag
 
3
CuSe
 
2
2.BA.50Eucairite
AgCuSe
2.BA.55Aguilarite
Ag
 
4
SeS
2.BA.55Naumannite
Ag
 
2
Se
2.BA.60Cervelleite
Ag
 
4
TeS
2.BA.60Hessite
Ag
 
2
Te
2.BA.60Chenguodaite
Ag
 
9
Fe
3+
 
Te
 
2
S
 
4
2.BA.65Henryite
(Cu,Ag)
 
3+x
Te
 
2
, with x ~ 0.40
2.BA.65Stützite
Ag
 
5-x
Te
 
3
, x = 0.24-0.36
2.BA.70Argyrodite
Ag
 
8
GeS
 
6
2.BA.70Canfieldite
Ag
 
8
SnS
 
6
2.BA.70Putzite
(Cu
 
4.7
Ag
 
3.3
)GeS
 
6
2.BA.75Fischesserite
Ag
 
3
AuSe
 
2
2.BA.75Penzhinite
(Ag,Cu)
 
4
Au(S,Se)
 
4
2.BA.75Petrovskaite
AuAg(S,Se)
2.BA.75Petzite
Ag
 
3
AuTe
 
2
2.BA.75Uytenbogaardtite
Ag
 
3
AuS
 
2
2.BA.80Bezsmertnovite
(Au,Ag)
 
4
Cu(Te,Pb)
2.BA.80Bilibinskite
PbCu
 
2
Au
 
3
Te
 
2
2.BA.80Bogdanovite
(Au,Te,Pb)
 
3
(Cu,Fe)
Related Minerals - Hey's Index Grouping:

- +
3.2.1Acanthite
Ag
 
2
S
3.2.3Naumannite
Ag
 
2
Se
3.2.4Aguilarite
Ag
 
4
SeS
3.2.5Hessite
Ag
 
2
Te
3.2.6Empressite
AgTe
3.2.7Stützite
Ag
 
5-x
Te
 
3
, x = 0.24-0.36
3.2.8Cervelleite
Ag
 
4
TeS
3.2.9Dervillite
Ag
 
2
AsS
 
2
3.2.10Stromeyerite
AgCuS
3.2.11Mckinstryite
Ag
 
5-x
Cu
 
3+x
S
 
4
3.2.13Eucairite
AgCuSe
3.2.14Cameronite
Cu
 
5-x
(Cu,Ag)
 
3+x
Te
 
10
(x = 0.43)
3.2.15Henryite
(Cu,Ag)
 
3+x
Te
 
2
, with x ~ 0.40
3.2.16Sternbergite
AgFe
 
2
S
 
3
3.2.17Argentopyrite
AgFe
 
2
S
 
3
3.2.18Geffroyite
(Cu,Fe,Ag)
 
9
(Se,S)
 
8
3.2.19Argentopentlandite
Ag(Fe,Ni)
 
8
S
 
8

Other Names for Jalpaite

Other Languages:
German:Jalpait
Simplified Chinese:辉铜银矿
Spanish:Jalpaita

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.

References for Jalpaite

Reference List:

- +
Djurle, S. (1958): X-ray study of the Ag-Cu-S system. Acta Chemica Scandinavica 12, 1427-1436.

Skinner, B. J. (1966): The system Cu-Ag-S. Economic Geology 61, 1-26.

Johan, Z. (1967): Jalpaite, Ag1.55Cu0.45S. Acta Universitatis Carolinae, Geologica (1967), 113-122 (in French). [Abs. in American Mineralogist 53 (1968) 1778].

Grybeck, D. & Finney, J. J. (1968): New occurrences and data for jalpaite. American Mineralogist 53, 1530-1542.

Baker, C. L., Lincoln, F. J. & Johnson, A. W. S. (1992): Crystal structure determination of Ag3CuS2 from powder X-ray diffraction data. Australian Journal of Chemistry 45, 1441-1449.

Hu, J. Q.; Deng, B.; Zhang, W. X.; Tang, K. B.; Qian, Y. T. (2001): A convenient hydrothermal route to mineral Ag3CuS2 nanorods. International Journal of Inorganic Materials 3, 639-642.

Asadov, Yu. G.; Alyev, Yu. I.; Jafarov, K. M. (2008): X-ray diffraction study of compounds in the Ag2S-Cu2S system. Inorganic Materials 44, 460-466.

Trots, D. M.; Senyshyn, A.; Mikhailova, D. A.; Vad, T.; Fuess, H. (2008): Phase transitions in jalpaite, Ag3CuS2. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 20, 455204/1-455204/10.

Tokuhara, Y., Tezuka, K., Shan, Y. J. and Imoto, H. (2009): Syntheses of complex sulfides AgCuS and Ag3CuS2 from the elements under hydrothermal conditions. Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan, 117, 359-362 (in Japanese).

Internet Links for Jalpaite

Search Engines:
  • Look for Jalpaite on Google
  • Look for Jalpaite images on Google
  • External Links:
  • Look for Jalpaite on Webmineral
  • Look for Jalpaite on Athena Mineralogy
  • Look for Jalpaite on Wikipedia
  • Look for Jalpaite on Mineralien Atlas
  • Raman and XRD data at RRUFF project
  • American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database
  • Jalpaite details from Handbook of Mineralogy (PDF)
  • Mineral Dealers:
  • Buy from Dave Bunk Minerals
  • Buy from McDougall Minerals
  • Find Jalpaite on www.crystalclassics.co.uk
  • Wilensky Fine Minerals
  • Buy fine minerals and gemstones from Pala International
  • Fine minerals from bisbeeborn.com
  • Jalpaite specimens for sale - minfind.com
  • Fine Minerals from Weinrich Minerals, Inc.
  • Lapis Mineral Magazin
  • Search for Jalpaite on Well-Arranged Molecules
  • Fine and rare minerals from mintreasure.com
  • Buy RARE Minerals from Rocks of Africa
  • Localities for Jalpaite

    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
      • Yancowinna Co.
        • Broken Hill
    Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
    • Tasmania
      • Queenstown district
    Ralph Bottrill et al in prep.
    Bottrill RS & Baker, WE (in prep) Catalogue of Minerals of Tasmania. Mineral Resources Tasmania
    Bolivia
     
    • Potosí Department
      • Chayanta Province
    Dr. Werner Paar analyses
      • Sud Lípez Province
        • Buena Vista
    USGS Bulletin # 1975.
    Bulgaria
     
    • Vratsa Oblast (Vratza)
      • Balkan Mts (Stara Planina)
    http://tin.er.usgs.gov/sedznpb/show-sedznpb-xml.php?rec_id=67; Atanassov, V.A. and Kirov, G.N. (1973): Balkanite, Cu9Ag5HgS8, a new mineral from the Sedmochislenitsi mine, Bulgaria. American Mineralogist, 58, 11-15.; ATANASSOVA, S. THE PRESERVED MINERAL DIVERSITY OF SEDMOCHISLENITSI DEPOSIT, VRATSA ORE REGION.
    Canada
     
    • Northwest Territories
      • Mackenzie District
        • Great Bear Lake
    Rod Tyson, The Port Radium District, Northwest Territories, Canada Mineralogical Record (1989) vol.20. #3, pp 201-208 .; Lang,A.H (1952) Canadian Deposits of Uranium and Thorium. Geological Survey of Canada. Economic Geology Series No.16, p.53
    Lang,A.H (1952) Canadian Deposits of Uranium and Thorium. Geological Survey of Canada. Economic Geology Series No.16, p.53
            • Eldorado Mine
    Lang,A.H (1952) Canadian Deposits of Uranium and Thorium. Geological Survey of Canada. Economic Geology Series No.16
    • Québec
      • Nord-du-Québec
        • Baie-James
    Economic Geology,(1996) Vol. 91-3, pp.563-575
    Chile
     
    • Atacama Region
      • Copiapó Province
        • Pabellón
          • Sierra Jardín
    Econ Geol (1987) 82:546-570
    China
     
    • Guangdong Province
      • Yunfu Prefecture
        • Yuncheng District
    Jiarong Pan and Yangzhong Yu (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(6), 36-41
      • Zhanjiang Prefecture
        • Lianjiang Co.
    Zuwei Wang and Yongzhang Zhou (2002): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 26(2), 193-197
    • Heilongjiang Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
      • Qitaihe Prefecture
        • Boli Co.
    Enguang Zang, Chunxiao Zhang, and Cunchang Yi (2009): Gold Science and Technology 17(1), 24-28, 41
    • Henan Province
      • Luoyang Prefecture
        • Luoning Co.
          • Tieluping ore field
    Zhanke Li, Jianwei Li, Lei Chen, Suxin Zhang, and Shu Zheng (2010): Earth Science, Journal of China University of Geosciences 54(4), 621-636
      • Nanyang Prefecture
        • Tongbai Co.
          • Weishancheng ore field
    Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11
    Diankai Chen and Danshen Zhou (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(1), 37-46; Zhijun Wang (2001): Express Information of Mining Industry, Serial No. 368, 1-2
    • Hubei Province
      • Huangshi Prefecture
        • Yangxin Co.
    Shuchu Ji and Yafu Wang (1991): Daye Technology 1991(3), 43-47
      • Shiyan Prefecture
        • Yun Co.
    Dongbo Wang, Benren Zhang, Zhendong Ma, Dekun Huang, and Yuanwen Lin (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(8), 44-50
        • Zhushan Co.
    Shihe Lei, Guiying Tang, Zhengyong Qin, Zicai Zhang, and Bo Liu (1998): Geology and Prospecting 34(4), 13-19
    • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
      • Hulunbuir League (Hulunbei'er Prefecture)
        • New Barag Right Banner (Xin Barag Youqi)
    Libo Hao, Guozheng Duan, and Peiping Zhang (1994): Geology and Prospecting 30(2), 25-28; Zhicheng Lu, Peiping Zhang, Guozheng Duan, Libo Hao, and Dianchao Li (2002): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 22(1), 75-80
      • Ulaan Chab League (Wulanchabu Prefecture)
        • Chahar Right Front Banner (Chaha'er Youyi Qianqi)
    Wang Chen, Ziying Sun, Guojun Liu, Jinwa Wang, and Jianping Wang (2006): Geology and Prospecting 42(1), 26-29
      • Ulanhad League (Chifeng Prefecture)
        • Bairin Left Banner (Balin Zuoqi)
    Dequan Zhang (1993): Mineral Deposits 12(1), 10-19
        • Hexigten Banner (Keshiketeng Co.)
    Zengyao Lü, Huiwen Wang, and Yingfu Zhao (2004): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 19(3), 185-190
        • Linxi Co.
    Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
        • Ongniud Banner (Wengniute Co.)
    Zengyao Lü, Huiwen Wang, and Yingfu Zhao (2004): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 19(3), 185-190
    • Jilin Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
      • Siping Prefecture
        • Lishu Co.
    Liyan Zhang and Jigang Tang (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(3), 23-27
      • Yanbian Chaoxianzu Autonomous Prefecture
        • Yanji Co.
    Dianyu Zhou, Bingjian Song, and Baofeng Huai (2007): Gold Science and Technology 15(3), 11-14
    • Qinghai Province
      • Haibei Autonomous Prefecture
        • Qilian Co.
          • Guomisi-Gadaban ore field
    Kai Zhang and Yongdong Shi (2000): Gansu Nonferrous Metals 2000(1-2), 10-14
    • Shandong Province
      • Jiaodong Peninsula (Jiaodong Gold Province)
        • Yantai Prefecture
          • Qixia Co.
    Jianjun Hao, Wenshan Huang, Xiumei Jiao, and Lingyi Shang (2001): Shandong Geology 17(1), 30-34
          • Zhaoyuan Co.
    Xiang-Ping Gu, Makoto Watanabe, Kenichi Hoshino, and Yasuhiro Shibata (2003): European Journal of Mineralogy 15(1), 147-155.
    • Shanxi Province
      • Datong Prefecture
        • Lingqiu Co.
    Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
    Xiumei Xiao (1992): Geology and Prospecting 28(10), 13-17; Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23; Shuchen Li and Lixia Zhou (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(3), 18-21
    • Xinjiang Autonomous Region
      • Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture)
        • Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture)
          • Habahe Co. (Kaba Co.; Qaba Co.)
    Jiaxin Teng and Qingming Wang (2006): Northwestern Geology 39(2), 17-33
    • Yunnan Province
      • Zhaotong Prefecture
        • Ludian Co.
    Yunman Zhou (1999): Mineral Deposits 18(2), 121-128
    • Zhejiang Province
      • Lishui Prefecture
        • Suichang Co.
          • Suichang gold mine
    Zhenkuan Luo, Guiming Hu, and Kang Guan (1985): Mineral Deposits 4(4), 47-55; Zhenkuan Luo, Kang Guan, Manzhi Wang, and Chuantai Wang (1999): Guizhou Geology 5(3), 69-74
    Czech Republic
     
    • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
      • Central Bohemia Region
        • Příbram
          • Březové Hory ore region (Birkenberg)
            • Bohutín
              • Bohutín deposit
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
          • Vrančice
    [Lapis 1995, 12, p.13-24]
    Šulcová, V. and Kašpar, P. (1986) Mckinstryite and jalpaite from the Pošepny vein at Vrančice near Přibram, Czechoslovakia. Časopis pro Mineralogii a Geologii, 31, 183-184 (in Czech).
      • Ústí Region
        • Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge)
          • Dubí (Eichwald)
    Sejkora, J.: Minerály ložiska Moldava v Krušných horách. Bulletin Mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 110-116.
    El Salvador
     
    Müller-Kahle, E. (1962): Deposit of the Montecristo Mine, El Salvador, and its geological character. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Palaeontologie, Abhandlungen 115, 289-334.
    France
     
    • Auvergne
      • Haute-Loire
        • Brioude
          • Paulhac
    P.G. Pélisson : "Etude Minéralogique et Métallogénique du District Filonien Polytype de Paulhaguet (Haute-Loire, Massif Central Français)", Doctorate Thesis, Orléans, France, 1989
        • Paulhaguet
          • Mazerat-Aurouze
            • Aurouze
    P.G. Pélisson : "Etude Minéralogique et Métallogénique du District Filonien Polytype de Paulhaguet (Haute-Loire, Massif Central Français)", Doctorate Thesis, Orléans, France, 1989
    P.G. Pélisson : "Etude Minéralogique et Métallogénique du District Filonien Polytype de Paulhaguet (Haute-Loire, Massif Central Français)", Doctorate Thesis, Orléans, France, 1989
        • Pinols
          • Ferrussac
    P.G. Pélisson : "Etude Minéralogique et Métallogénique du District Filonien Polytype de Paulhaguet (Haute-Loire, Massif Central Français)", Doctorate Thesis, Orléans, France, 1989
    • Languedoc-Roussillon
      • Aude
        • Carcassonne
          • Mas-Cabardès
            • Fournes-Cabardès
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
    Germany
     
    • Baden-Württemberg
      • Black Forest
        • Wolfach
          • Oberwolfach
            • Rankach valley
    BLAß, G. & GRAF, H. W. (1996): Neue Mineralienfunde aus dem Siegerland und von der Grube Clara im Schwarzwald. - Mineralien-Welt 7 (4), 14-16.
    • Hesse
      • Odenwald
        • Mühltal
          • Nieder-Beerbach
    Nickel, E., and Fettel, M. (1985): Odenwald. Sammlung geologischer Führer Vol. 65, 2nd ed., Bornträger (Berlin, Stuttgart), 231 pp.
    • Saxony-Anhalt
    Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
    Hungary
     
    • Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén Co.
      • Zemplén Mtns (Tokaj Mtns)
        • Telkibánya
    Szakáll & Weiszburg: Topographia Mineralogica Hungariae II.
    Indonesia
     
    • Sulawesi Island (Celebes Island)
      • Sulawesi Selatan Province (South Sulawesi Province)
        • Gowa
    Nur, I., Idrus, A., Pramumijoyo, S., Harijoko, A., Watanabe, K., Imai, A., ... & Irfan, U. R. (2012). Elemental Mass Balance of the Hydrothermal Alteration Associated with the Baturappe Epithermal Silver-Base Metal Prospect, South Sulawesi, Indonesia.
    Ireland
     
    • Co. Longford
      • Ballymahon
        • Keel
    No reference listed
    Italy
     
    • Lombardy
      • Varese Province
        • Boarezzo
    Orlandi P. & Silvani A (1994).: Jalpaite, Pearceite ed altri minerali di argento di Boarezzo VA., Riv. Min. It., 4, 343-347. Orlandi, P., & Campostrini, I., 2006. Boarezzo. I minerali della ricerca mineraria "Pradisci". Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 30 (1), 14-24.
    • Sardinia
      • Cagliari Province
    AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work
      • Carbonia-Iglesias Province
        • Iglesias
          • Punta della Torre
    Orlandi, P. & Campostrini, I. (2005): Zibaldone. Aggiornamenti di mineralogia italiana 2004. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 3/2005, 184-191.
    Japan
     
    • Hokkaido
      • Ishikari Province
    Economic Geology 93 (1998) 303-325.
    • Honshu Island
      • Chubu Region
        • Niigata Prefecture
          • Sado Island
    Taguchi et al (1974) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 11, 345-358.
      • Kinki Region
        • Hyogo Prefecture
          • Kawabe-gun
            • Inagawa-cho
    Imai, H. & Lee, M. S. (1972): Silver minerals from the xenothermal deposits in the western Kinki Metallogenetic Province, with special reference to silver minerals from the Tada Mine. Journal of the Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokyo, Series A: Annual Report, No. 10, 54-55 (in Japanese).
    Kazakhstan
     
    • Southern Kazakhstan Province (Ongtüstik Qazaqstan Oblysy; Yuzhno-Kazakhstanskaya Oblast')
      • Karatau Range
        • Kentau
    United States Geological Survey (USGS) Mineral Resources Data
    Malaysia
     
    • Borneo Island
      • Sarawak
        • Kuching
          • Bau
    Wolfram Dieter Schuh (1993) Geology, Geochemistry, And Ore Deposits Of The Bau Gold Mining District, Sarawak, Malaysia. PhD Thesis University of Arizona.
    Mexico
     
    • Chihuahua
    Rick Turner.
    • Durango
      • Mun. de San Dimas
        • San Dimas District
          • Tayoltita
    Econ Geol (1992) 87:1451-1474
    • Guanajuato
      • Mun. de Guanajuato
        • Guanajuato
    Miguel Romero Collection
    • Jalisco
      • Mun. de Hostotipaquillo
        • Hostotipaquillo
    Panczner(1987):81&241.
    • Nayarit
      • Mun. de Tepic
    Grybeck, D. & Finney, J. J. (1968): New occurrences and data for jalpaite. American Mineralogist 53, 1530-1542.
    • Zacatecas
      • Mun. de Jalpa
        • Jalpa
    Berg- und hüttenm. Zeitung (1858) 17, 85-86; Panczner(1987):241.
    New Caledonia
     
    • Northern Province
      • Diahot River Valley
    Briggs, R. M. (1975). Structure, metamorphism and mineral deposits in the Diahot region, northern New Caledonia. Thesis (PhD-Geology), University of Auckland, 1975.
    Norway
     
    • Buskerud
      • Kongsberg
        • Kongsberg Silver Mining District
          • Overberget Mining Field
    Lietz, J. (1939): Mikroskopische und chemische Untersuchungen an Kongsberger Silbererzen. Zeitschr.ang. Min. 2, 65-113 ; Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 16.
    Lietz, J. (1939): Mikroskopische und chemische Untersuchungen an Kongsberger Silbererzen. Zeitschr.ang. Min. 2, 65-113; Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 16
    • Nordland
      • 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.
    Peru
     
    • Huánuco Department
      • Dos de Mayo Province
        • Huallanca District
    Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
    Poland
     
    • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
      • Legnica
        • Lubin District
    Kucha H. 2007: Mineralogia kruszcowa i geochemia ciała rudnego złoża Lubin-Sieroszowice. Biuletyn PIG, vol. 423, pp. 77-94
    Russia
     
    • Far-Eastern Region
      • Kamchatka Oblast'
    [Der Aufschluss 1995:4 p.163-180]
    • Western-Siberian Region
      • Altaiskii Krai
        • Rudnyi Altai
          • Alei River Basin
            • Korbalikha River
              • Zmeevka Stream
    Frank Keutsch collection analyzed specimen
    Eremin, N. I.; Okrugin, V. M.; Pozdnyakova, N. V.; Sergeeva, N. E. (1973): Mineralogy of the Strezhanskoe chalcopyrite-complex ore deposit at the Rudnii Altai. Vestnik Moskovskogo Universiteta, Seriya 4: Geologiya, 28, 58-75 (in Russian).
    Slovakia
     
    • Košice Region
      • Trebišov Co.
    Koděra, P., Rojkovičová, Ľ.,Košárková, M., 1998: Mineralógická správa lokality Byšta, Au-Ag. Manuscript, Archiv Geofond, Bratislava, 68 p
    • Prešov Region
      • Prešov Co.
    Duda et. all.,1981:Minerály severnej časti Slanských vrchov. Min.Slovca,Monografia 2,Bratislava, 98 p
    South Africa
     
    • Limpopo Province
      • Phalaborwa
        • Loolekop
    Nikolay Rudashevsky et al (2001) Efficient Technology of Ore Minerals Investigation of PGE-Bearing Deposits – Case Study in (2001) European Union of Geosciences Conference XI (OS6)
    Sweden
     
    • Värmland
      • Grums
        • Värmskog
    Nysten, C. Malmmineralogisk undersökning av Pb-, Zn-, Cu- och Ag-förande kvartsgångar i Värmskogsområdet, mellersta Värmland. Uppsala universitet, Institutionen för geovetenskaper. Examensarbete NV3, Berggrundsgeologi, 30 hp. nr 254. 107p.
    USA
     
    • Alaska
      • Juneau Borough
        • Admiralty District
    Taylor, C.D., and Johnson, C.A., editors, 2010, Geology, geochemistry, and genesis of the Greens Creek massive sulfide deposit, Admiralty Island, southeastern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1763, 429 p., 7 plates on CD.
    • Arizona
      • Cochise Co.
        • Mule Mts
          • Warren District
    [MinRec 24:421]
    Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 260; Graeme, R. (1993), Bisbee revisited, Min.Rec.: 24: 421-436.
      • Pinal Co.
        • Mineral Mountain District
          • Superior area
            • Reymert Canyon
    Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 100, 260.
    • Colorado
      • Boulder Co.
        • Caribou District
          • Grand Island
    ("Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997); Foord, E. E., & Shawe, D. R. (1989). The Pb-Bi-Ag-Cu-(Hg) Chemistry Of Galena And Some Associated Sulfosalts: A Reviewand Some New Data From Colorado, California And Pennsylvania. Canadian Mineralogist, 27, 363-382.
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
        • Ward District
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
      • Clear Creek Co.
        • Georgetown District
          • Illinois Mine
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.; American Mineralogist: 53: 1530-1542
      • Custer Co.
        • Silver Cliff District
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.; American Mineralogist: 53: 1530-1542
      • Mineral Co.
        • Creede District
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.; Foley, N. K.; Caddey, S. W.; Byington, C. B.; Vardiman, D. M. (1993) Mineralogy, mineral chemistry, and paragenesis of gold, silver, and base-metal ores of the North Amethyst vein system, San Juan Mountains, Mineral County, Colorado. USGS Professional Paper: 1537
      • Park Co.
        • Alma District
          • Alma
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels; Raabe, K. C. & Sack, R. O. (1984): Growth zoning in tetrahedrite-tennantite from the Hock Hocking mine, Alma, Colorado. Canadian Mineralogist 22, 577-582.
      • Summit Co.
        • Argentine District
          • Peru Creek Area
    Grybeck, D. & Finney, J. J. (1968): New occurrences and data for jalpaite. American Mineralogist 53, 1530-1542.; Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • Nevada
      • Mineral Co.
        • Rawhide District
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Storey Co.
        • Comstock District
          • Virginia City
            • Comstock Lode
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Econ Geol (1989) 84:1574-1613
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Econ Geol (1989) 84:1574-1613
    • New Mexico
      • Catron Co.
    P Haas collection
      • Grant Co.
        • Big Burro Mts
    [Rocks & Minerals Vol 68 March/April 1993 p96]
      • Sierra Co.
    Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
          • Chloride
    Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Utah
      • Juab Co.
        • East Tintic Mts
          • Tintic District
            • Eureka
    [MinRecord 29:177]
      • Utah Co.
        • East Tintic Mts
          • East Tintic District
    UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; USGS Professional Paper 614-A
    Georges FAVREAU collection
    Mineral and/or Locality  
    Search Google  
    Copyright © Jolyon Ralph and Ida Chau 1993-2014. Site Map. Locality, mineral & photograph data are the copyright of the individuals who submitted them. Site hosted & developed by Jolyon Ralph. Mindat.org is an online information resource dedicated to providing free mineralogical information to all. Mindat relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters. Mindat does not offer minerals for sale. If you would like to add information to improve the quality of our database, then click here to register.
    Current server date and time: November 18, 2014 08:29:37
    Mineral and Locality Search
    Mineral:
    and/or Locality:
    Options
    Fade toolbar when not in focusFix toolbar to bottom of page
    Hide Social Media Links
    Slideshow frame delay seconds