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Maucherite

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Formula:
Ni
 
11
As
 
8
System:TetragonalColour:reddish silver-white, ...
Hardness:5
Name:
After Wilhelm Maucher (1879-1930), mineralogist and mineral dealer, Munich, Germany.
This page provides mineralogical data about Maucherite.

Classification of Maucherite

IMA status:Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
Strunz 8th edition ID:2/A.04-30
Nickel-Strunz 10th (pending) edition ID:2.AB.15

2 : SULFIDES and SULFOSALTS (sulfides, selenides, tellurides; arsenides, antimonides, bismuthides; sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites, etc.)
A : Alloys
B : Ni-metalloid alloys
Dana 8th edition ID:2.16.16.1

2 : SULFIDES
16 : Miscellaneous
Hey's CIM Ref.:3.11.26

3 : Sulphides, Selenides, Tellurides, Arsenides and Bismuthides (except the arsenides, antimonides and bismuthides of Cu, Ag and Au, which are included in Section 1)
11 : Sulphides etc. of Ni
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Type Occurrence of Maucherite

Type Locality:Eisleben, Mansfeld Basin, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Year of Discovery:1913

Occurrences of Maucherite

Geological Setting:Nickel-cobalt arsenide veins.

Physical Properties of Maucherite

Lustre:Metallic
Diaphaneity (Transparency):Opaque
Colour:reddish silver-white, turning darker reddish grey on exposure to air
Streak:dark grey
Hardness (Mohs):5
Fracture:Irregular/Uneven
Density (measured):7.83 g/cm3

Crystallography of Maucherite

Crystal System:Tetragonal
Class (H-M):4 2 2 - Trapezohedral
Space Group:P41 21 2
Cell Parameters:a = 6.85Å, c = 21.75Å
Ratio:a:c = 1 : 3.175
Unit Cell Volume:V 1,020.56 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

Chemical Properties of Maucherite

Formula:
Ni
 
11
As
 
8
Simplified for copy/paste:Ni11As8
Essential elements:As, Ni
All elements listed in formula:As, Ni
Common Impurities:Co,Fe,Cu,Sb,S

Relationship of Maucherite to other Species

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz Grouping):

- +
2.AB.10Orcelite
Ni
 
5-x
As
 
2
Related Minerals - Hey's Index Grouping:

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3.11.1Heazlewoodite
Ni
 
3
S
 
2
3.11.2Godlevskite
(Ni,Fe)
 
9
S
 
8
3.11.3Millerite
NiS
3.11.4Polydymite
Ni
2+
 
Ni
3+
2
S
 
4
3.11.5Vaesite
NiS
 
2
3.11.6Shandite
Ni
 
3
Pb
 
2
S
 
2
3.11.7Donharrisite
Ni
 
8
Hg
 
3
S
 
9
3.11.8Violarite
Fe
2+
 
Ni
3+
2
S
 
4
3.11.9Pentlandite
(Fe,Ni)
 
9
S
 
8
3.11.10Bravoite
(Fe,Ni)S
 
2
3.11.11Siegenite
CoNi
 
2
S
 
4
-NiCo
 
2
S
 
4
3.11.12Fletcherite
Cu(Ni,Co)
 
2
S
 
4
3.11.13Villamaninite
(Cu,Ni,Co,Fe)S
 
2
3.11.14Mäkinenite
γ-NiSe
3.11.15Sederholmite
beta-NiSe
3.11.16Trüstedtite
Ni
 
3
Se
 
4
3.11.17Wilkmanite
Ni
 
3
Se
 
4
3.11.18Kullerudite
NiSe
 
2
3.11.19Penroseite
(Ni,Co,Cu)Se
 
2
3.11.20Tyrrellite
Cu(Co
3+
 
,Ni
3+
 
)
 
2
Se
 
4
3.11.21Imgreite
NiTe (?)
3.11.22Melonite
NiTe
 
2
3.11.23Kitkaite
NiTeSe
3.11.24Dienerite
3.11.25Orcelite
Ni
 
5-x
As
 
2
3.11.27Nickeline
NiAs
3.11.28Rammelsbergite
NiAs
 
2
3.11.29Pararammelsbergite
NiAs
 
2
3.11.30Nickelskutterudite
NiAs
 
2-3
3.11.31Oregonite
Ni
 
2
FeAs
 
2
3.11.32Westerveldite
(Fe,Ni,Co)As
3.11.33Langisite
(Co,Ni)As
3.11.34Gersdorffite
NiAsS
3.11.35Jolliffeite
NiAsSe
3.11.36Breithauptite
NiSb
3.11.38Ullmannite
NiSbS
3.11.39Willyamite
(Co,Ni)SbS

Other Names for Maucherite

Synonyms:
Placodine
Other Languages:
German:Maucherit
Temiskamit
Russian:Маухерит
Simplified Chinese:砷镍矿
Spanish:Maucherita
Temiskamita

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 Maucherite

Reference List:

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Grünling, F. (1913): Maucherit Ni3As2, ein neues Nickelmineral aus den Kobaltrücken des Mansfelder Kupferschiefers.- Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie, 225-226.

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.: 192-194.

American Mineralogist (1973): 58: 203-210.

Makovicky, E. and S. Merlino (2009), OD (order-disorder) character of the crystal structure of maucherite Ni8As11 [sic]. European J. Mineralogy 21, 855-862.

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  • Localities for Maucherite

    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.
    Argentina
     
    • La Rioja
      • Vinchina Department
        • Quebrada de Cumichango
    Las Especies Minerales de La Republica Argentina
    • Salta
      • Santa Victoria Department
        • Rodeo de Tuctuca
    de Brodtkorb, M. K. (1973). Estudio de la mineralización del yacimiento La Niquelina, prov. de Salta, y un análisis comparativo de sus posibles relaciones con los depósitos Romicruz y Esperanza. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina, 28 (4): 364-368.
    Australia
     
    • New South Wales
      • Buccleuch Co.
        • Brungle
    Wagga Wagga Mine Data Sheets, 1982
    • Tasmania
      • Zeehan district
    Bottrill & Sorrell 2007
        • Zeehan mineral field
    Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
    • Western Australia
      • Kondinin Shire
    Nickel Mineralisation in Western Australia by R.J. Marston 1984.
      • Leonora Shire
        • Ten Mile Outcamp
    Economic Geology; October 1981; v. 76; no. 6; p. 1686-1697
        • Yakabindie Station
    Nickel Mineralisation in Western Australia by R.J. Marston 1984.
      • Wiluna Shire
        • Lake Way Station
    Disseminated and Massive Nickel Sulphide Deposits,Honeymoon Well Complex, Western Australia; M Gole and M Woodhouse, Journal of the Virtual Explorer; ISSN 1441-8142 Vol 1 paper 2, 2000
    Grguric, B.A., Seat, Z., Karpuzov, A.A., Simonov, O.N. (2013) The West Jordan deposit, a newly-discovered Type 2 dunite-hosted nickel sulphide system in the northern Agnew-Wiluna Belt, Western Australia. Ore Geology Reviews, Vol. 51, pg. 79-92
        • Mount Keith
    Grguric, B.A. (2003) Minerals of the MKD5 nickel deposit, Mount Keith, Western Australia. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, Vol. 9, No. 2 , pg. 55-71.
    Austria
     
    • Carinthia
      • Friesach - Hüttenberg area
        • Hirt
          • Griesserhof (Gulitzen; Gullitzen)
    G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
    • Salzburg
      • St Johann im Pongau
    A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
    • Styria
      • Frohnleiten
        • Kirchdorf
    Kolitsch, U. & Brandstätter, F. (2010): 1666) Ein vorläufiger Bericht über seltene Ni- und Cr-Mineralien vom Kirchdorftunnel der Brucker Schnellstraße, Steiermark. Pp. 250-252 in Niedermayr et al. (2010): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LIX. Carinthia II, 200./120., 199-260.
        • Zlatten
    Kolitsch, U. et al. (2008)
      • Schladming
        • Schladminger Tauern
          • Obertalbach valley
    R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993); Pribitzer, F. (1956): Die Minerallagerstätte Zinkwand bei Schladming in Steiermark (Österreich). Aufschluss, 7 (3), 59-63.
    Bolivia
     
    • La Paz Department
      • Pacajes Province
        • Berenguela District
    USGS Bulletin # 1975, p. 247.
    Brazil
     
    • Amapá
      • Mazagão
        • Vila Nova
    CanMin 39:377-396
    • Minas Gerais
    The Canadian Mineralogist; August 2007; v. 45; no. 4; p. 751-773;
    Marchetto (1990) Econ Geol 85:921-927
    Bulgaria
     
    • Kardzhali Oblast (Kurdzhali; Kărdžali; Kurdjali)
      • Kirkovo Obshtina
    Kerestedjian, T. et al. (2007): Godlevskite Ni9S8 from Dobromirtsi, Central Rhodopes, Bulgaria: First report for the country and genetic implications. Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology 45, 19-28. (in Bulgarian with English abs.)
    Canada
     
    • Manitoba
      • Thompson Nickel Belt
        • Moab-Setting Lakes area
          • Thompson
    Phillips, K. A. (1979) Minerals of Manitoba: Volume II: Metallic minerals. Manitoba Mineral Resources Division Educational Series 78/2.
        • Ospwagan Lake & Paint Lake area
    Phillips, K. A. (1979) Minerals of Manitoba: Volume II: Metallic minerals. Manitoba Mineral Resources Division Educational Series 78/2.
    • New Brunswick
      • Kings Co.
        • Cardwell Parish
    Can. Min. 45, 775
    • Newfoundland and Labrador
      • Newfoundland
        • Baie Verte Peninsula
          • Betts Cove
    Sabina (2003) 118.
    • Northwest Territories
      • Camsell River area
    Badham, J. P. N. (1975) Mineralogy, paragenesis and origin of the Ag-Ni, Co arsenide mineralisation, Camsell River, N. W. T. Canada. Mineralium Deposita 10:153-175
    Badham, J. P. N. (1975) Mineralogy, paragenesis and origin of the Ag-Ni, Co arsenide mineralisation, Camsell River, N. W. T. Canada. Mineralium Deposita 10:153-175
    • Ontario
      • Cochrane District
        • Timmins area
          • Dundonald Township
    J. E. Muir and C. D. A. Comba (1979) The Dundonald deposit; an example of volcanic-type nickel-sulfide mineralization. Can Mineral 17:351-359
      • Sudbury District
        • Denison Township
    Can Min 6:555-575
    Molnar,Watkinson & Jones 2003
        • Drury 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
    Can Min 6:555-575; Hawley, J.E. & Stanton, R.L. (1962): The Sudbury ores: their mineralogy and origin. Part II. The facts: The ores, their minerals, metals and distribution, Canadian Mineralogist 7, 30-145.
        • Falconbridge Township
    Paul Ramdohr (1980) The ore minerals and their intergrowths
        • Garson Township
    Can Min 6:555-575; 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
        • McKim and Blezard Townships
    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
        • McKim Township
    Mineralogical Magazine 1940 25 : 557-572.; Can Min 6:555-575; 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
        • Snider Township
    Canadian Mineralogist (1974): 12: 275-279.
    Can Min 6:555-575
      • Timiskaming District
        • Cobalt-Gowganda region
          • Cobalt Area
            • Casey Township
    Petruk, W., Harris, D.C. & Stewart, J.M. (1969): Langisite, a new mineral, and the rare minerals cobalt pentlandite, siegenite, parkerite and bravoite from the Langis mine, Cobalt-Gowganda area, Ontario. Canadian Mineralogist 9, 597-616.
            • Coleman Township
    Reiner Mielke
          • Elk Lake area
            • James Township
    Dana 7:I:193-194.; Mineralogical Magazine 1940 25 : 557-572.
          • Gowganda area
            • Nichol Township
    Petruk (1971): The Silver-Arsenide Deposits of the Cobalt-Gowganda Region, Ontario. Can. Mineral. 11, 153
    • Québec
      • Chaudière-Appalaches
        • Les Appalaches RCM
          • Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine
    Horváth Collection - confirmed by visually
      • Estrie
        • Le Val-Saint-François RCM
          • St-Denis-de-Brompton
    Mineralogical Magazine 1940 25 : 557-572.; Tarassoff, P. (1994). "Famous mineral localities: The Orford nickel mine, Québec, Canada." Mineralogical Record, 25(5),pp:327-345.
        • Les Sources RCM
          • Asbestos
    Grice, J.D. and Williams, R. (1979): Famous mineral localities: The Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Québec. Mineralogical Record, 10(2):69-80
      • Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine
        • La Haute-Gaspésie RCM
          • Mont-Albert
    Reiner Mielke 2013
      • Nord-du-Québec
        • Nunavik
          • Ungava
    Charlie L. Seabrook, Hazel M. Prichard and Peter C. Fisher (2004) Platinum-group minerals in the Raglan Ni-Cu-(PGE) sulfide deposit, Cape Smith, Quebec, Canada (in Platinum-group elements; petrology, geochemistry, mineralogy) The Canadian Mineralogist 42:485-497
    • Yukon Territory
      • Whitehorse Mining District
    American Mineralogist (1955) 40:692-693
    China
     
    • Beijing Municipality
      • Yanqing Co.
    Chengmu Fan and Chongyao Cao (1991): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 11(3), 234-242
    • Gansu Province
      • Jinchang Prefecture
        • Jinchuan District
    Yang, X.-Z., Ishihara, S., and Zhao, D.-H. (2006): Mineralogy and Petrology 86 (1/2), 109-128.
    • Hainan Province (Hainan Island)
      • Changjiang Co.
    Jinjie Yu, Junping Ren, Fuxiong Chen, Yonghui Wang, Jiang Liang, and Linrui Che (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 884-898
    • Jilin Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
      • Jilin Prefecture
        • Panshi Co.
    USGS Open-File Report 03-220
    Czech Republic
     
    • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
      • Central Bohemia Region
        • Příbram
          • Březové Hory ore region (Birkenberg)
            • Černojamské deposit (Black pits deposit)
    Ondruš, P. & Hyršl, J. (1989): New finds and revision of secondary minerals from Příbram district. Acta Universitatis Carolinae, Geologica 1989, 521-533.
      • Karlovy Vary Region
        • Krušné Hory Mtns (Erzgebirge)
          • Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal)
    Lapis 2002(7/8), 63-65
    • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
      • Olomouc Region
        • Javorník (Jauernig)
    Sejkora, J.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 105-110.
    Finland
     
    • Eastern Finland Region
      • Outokumpu Cu-Co-Zn-Ni-Ag-Au ore field
    American Mineralogist (1973), 58:1111
    • Lapland Region
      • Kemi
    Stanislav S. Gornostayev, Kauko V.O. Laajoki & Ossi Leinonen (2000) The platinum-group minerals in the Kemi chromite deposit, Finland: a case study of the Elijärvi ore body. In Abstract volume and Field trip Guidebook, 2nd annual GEODE-Fennoscandian shield field workshop on Palaeoproterozoic and Archean greenstone belts and VMS districts in the Fennoscandian Shield (Vol. 28).
      • Sodankylä
    33 IGC excursion No 15, August 15th – 21st 2008
    • Northern Finland Region
      • Ranua
    Mutanen, T. 2011. Alkalikiviä ja appiniitteja. Raportti hankkeen " Magmatismi ja malminmuodostus II" toiminnasta 2002-2005.
    • Western and Inner Finland Region
      • Akaa
    Papunen, H., 1985,The Kylmäkoski Nickel-Copper deposit. Geological Survey of Finland bulletin 333.
    France
     
    • Brittany
      • Finistère
        • Plonéour-Lanvern
          • Peumérit
    R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
    Germany
     
    • Baden-Württemberg
      • Black Forest
        • Schauinsland Pb-Zn mining district
          • North field
    K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
    S. Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
    • Hesse
      • Odenwald
        • Mühltal
          • Nieder-Ramstadt
    Nickel, E., and Fettel, M. (1985): Odenwald. Sammlung geologischer Führer Vol. 65, 2nd ed., Bornträger (Berlin, Stuttgart), 231 pp.
      • Spessart
        • Gelnhausen
          • Bieber
    Wagner, T., Lorenz, J. (2002) Mineralogy of complex Co-Ni-Bi vein mineralisation, Bieber deposit, Spessart, Germany. Mineral. Mag., 66, 385-407.
    • Lower Saxony
      • Harz
        • St Andreasberg District
          • St Andreasberg
    Mücke, A., (1993): Die hydrothermale polymineralische Gangvererzung mit oxidischen Vanadiummineralien, Tucholith und Pechblende von der Grube Roter Bär, St. Andreasberg/Harz, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 44, 59-72
    • Saxony-Anhalt
      • Mansfeld Basin
    Grünling, F. (1913) Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie, 225-226
    Leon Hupperichs Collection
        • Helbra
    P Haas collection
      • Sangerhausen
        • Copper slate deposits
          • Niederröblingen (Helme)
    J. Siemroth/T. Witzke: Die Minerale des Mansfelder Kupferschiefers.-Hettstedt 1999
    • Saxony
      • Erzgebirge
        • Johanngeorgenstadt District
    Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
        • Marienberg District
          • Lauta
    Hajek, W. (2010): Kristallwelten Marienberg. Weise Verlag, München.
        • Schlema-Hartenstein District
          • Alberoda
    Vollstädt,H. & Weiß,St. (1991): Mineralfundstellen Sächsisches Erzgebirge, München, S.26ff.
    Lapis 30(7/8):78-80 (2005)
      • Vogtland
        • Reichenbach
          • Limbach
    Tröger, S. (2012): Der Steinbruch Reimersgrün im Sächsischen Vogtland. Lapis 37 (10), 32-39.
    Greece
     
    • Macedonia Department
      • Chalkidiki Prefecture
    Frank Keutsch analyses, August 2011
    Greenland
     
    • Kujalleq
      • Narsaq
    Semenov, E. (2001): Notes on Ephesite, Terskite, Na-Komarovite, Ceriopyrochlore-(Ce), Joaquinite-(Ce) and other minerals from the Ilimaussaq alkaline complex, South Greenland, Geology of Greenland Survey Bulletin 190, 123-125
          • Tunulliarfik Fjord (Tunugdliarfik)
    Soerensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland, Meddelelser om Groenland, Reitzels Forlag Koebenhavn; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
    India
     
    • Orissa
    CanMin 40:277-309
    Augé, T., Bailly, L., Cocherie, A., Genna, A., Guerrot, C., Lerouge, C., ... & Patra, R. N. (2002, July). Magmatic and Hydrothermal Platinum-Group Element Mineralization in the Baula Area, Orissa, India. In Proceedings of the 9th International Platinum Symposium (pp. 21-24).
    Iran
     
    • Esfahan Province (Isfahan Province; Aspadana Province)
      • Nain County (Nayin County)
        • Anarak District
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
    Italy
     
    • Piedmont
      • Torino Province
        • Lanzo Valleys
          • Balangero
    Prete, R. (1995): L'amiantifera di S. Vittore, Balangero, Torino. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 4/1995, 313-333.
    • Sardinia
      • Medio Campidano Province
        • Gonnosfanadiga
    AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work
    Japan
     
    • Honshu Island
      • Chugoku Region
        • Yamaguchi Prefecture
          • Kudamatsu City
    Fukuoka & Hirowatari (1980) Science Reports of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University (Geology), 13, 239-249.
    Mexico
     
    • Sinaloa
      • Mun. de Badiraguato
        • Alisito
    Panczner(1987):95-391.; American Mineralogist 28:257-271
    Morocco
     
    • Souss-Massa-Draâ Region
      • Ouarzazate Province
        • Tazenakht
          • Bou Azer District (Bou Azzer District)
            • Aït Ahmane
    Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
            • Bouismas (Bouismass)
    Praszkier, T. (2010): Dyskrasit, Allargentum und Safflorit: Neufunde aus der Bouismas Mine, Bou Azzer, Marokko. Lapis, 35 (11), 32-34.
    • Tanger-Tétouan Region
      • Beni Bousera massif
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
    Norway
     
    • Troms
      • Balsfjord
        • Sagelvvatnet
    Ohnmacht, W. (1974): Petrogenesis of carbonate-orthopyroxenites (sagvandites) and related rocks from Troms, northern Norway. Journal of Petrology. 15, 303-323 (p.304)
    Oman
     
    • Muscat Province (Masqat Province)
      • Sib
    Poland
     
    • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
      • Legnica
        • Lubin District
          • Lubin
    Harańczyk C. 1967: Charakterystyka geochemiczna dolnocechsztyńskich osadów euksenicznych monokliny przedsudeckiej. Prz. Geol. nr 7.; Salamon W., Banaś M. 2002: Coffinite from the permian copper-bearing ores, SW Poland. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 33, no 1, 3-16
    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
      • Taymyrskiy Autonomous Okrug
        • Taimyr Peninsula
          • Putoran Plateau
            • Noril'sk
              • Noril'sk Cu-Ni deposit
    Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.
    Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.
    Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.
    Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.; Yulia D. Gritsenko, Ernst M. Spiridonov (2005) Minerals Of The Nickeline-Breithauptite Series From MetamorphogenicHydrotermal Veins Of The Norilsk Ore Field. New Data on Minerals. 40:51-64
    Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.
    Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.; Geology of Ore Deposits (2009) 50:755-762; Yulia D. Gritsenko, Ernst M. Spiridonov (2005) Minerals Of The Nickeline-Breithauptite Series From MetamorphogenicHydrotermal Veins Of The Norilsk Ore Field. New Data on Minerals. 40:51-64
      • Transbaikalia (Zabaykalye)
        • Buriatia Republic (Buryatia)
          • Dovyren Highlands
    Rudashevskiy N.S., Krecer D.A., Orsoev D.A., Kislov E.V. (2003) Palladium-platinum mineralization in vein Cu-Ni-ores of Yoko-Dovyrenskiy laiered massif, - DAN, 391(4), p. 519-522 (in Rus.)
        • Chitinskaya Oblast'
          • Chiney massif
    Can Min (2002) 40, (2), 679-692
      • Tuva Republic
        • Sayan Mts
          • Eastern Sayan
    Alexander V. Dedeev et al (2002) The PGE-Bearing Sulphide Ores of the Kingash Mafic-Ultramafic Differentiated Intrusion and Ore Processing Characteristics, East Sajan, Russia. 9th annual platinum symposium
    • Northern Region
      • Murmanskaja Oblast'
        • Kola Peninsula
          • Pechengsky District
    Abzalov, M.Z., and Both, R.A. (1997): Mineralogy and Petrology 61, 119-143.
    • Urals Region
      • Middle Urals
        • Sverdlovskaya Oblast'
          • Asbest
    Pavel M. Kartashov data
      • Southern Urals
        • Chelyabinsk Oblast'
          • Karabash (Karabasch)
            • Soimon Valley
    Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.
    South Africa
     
    • Mpumalanga Province
    Minerals of South Africa
    Spain
     
    • Andalusia
      • Málaga
        • Benahavís
          • Honda shaft (Honda mine)
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
        • Carratraca
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
    Calvo, M. (2003). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol.2 Sulfuros y Sulfosales. Diputación Foral de Alava. 705 pages.
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
        • Mijas
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
    Vajdak, Josef (2006) Mineral News: 22: 11.
          • Ojén lherzolite massif
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
    Am Min 57:3 pp 354-363; Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
        • Ronda Massif
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
        • Sierra Alpujata
    I. S. Oen, C. Kieft, E.A.J. Burke, A.B. Westerhof : "Orcelite and associated minerals in the Ni-Fe-As-S system in chromitites and orthopyroxenites of Nebral, Malaga, Spain", Bull. Minéral., 1980, 103, 198-208
    • Catalonia
      • Tarragona
        • Conca de Barberà
          • Vimbodí
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Econ Geol (1992) 87:142-153
    • Galicia
      • Pontevedra
        • A Cañiza
    Martin-Izard, A., Paniagua, A., Moreiras, D. (1995) Metasomatism at a granitic pegmatite-dunite contact in Galicia: the Franqueira occurrence of chrysoberyl (alexandrite), emerald, and phenakite. Canadian Mineralogist, 33, 775-792.
    Sweden
     
    • Jämtland
      • Östersund
    Jan Olov Nyström, Frans E. Wickman (1991) The Ordovician chondrite from Brunflo, central Sweden, II. Secondary minerals. Lithos 27:167-185
    • Lappland
      • Malå
    No reference listed
    • Närke
      • Askersund
        • Zinkgruvan
    Andersen, C. (2009): The mineralcomposition of the Burkland Cu-sulphide deposit at Zinkgruvan, Sweden- a supplementary study:Examensarbeten i Geologi vid Lunds Universitet- Bergrundsgeologi NR 249, 41 p
    • Västerbotten
      • Norsjö
    No reference listed
    Switzerland
     
    • Wallis (Valais)
      • Turtmann Valley
        • Blüomatttälli
    Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 270.; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
    Turkey
     
    • Central Anatolia Region
      • Eskişehir Province
        • Eskişehir ophiolite
    Uysal, I.; Zaccarini, F.; Sadiklar, M. B.; Tarkian, M.; Thalhammer, O. A. R.; Garuti, G. (2009): The podiform chromitites in the Dağküplü and Kavak mines, Eskişehir ophiolite (NW-Turkey): genetic implications of mineralogic and geochemical data. Geologica Acta 7, 351-362. [http://redalyc.uaemex.mx/pdf/505/50513114004.pdf]
    Uysal, I.; Zaccarini, F.; Sadiklar, M. B.; Tarkian, M.; Thalhammer, O. A. R.; Garuti, G. (2009): The podiform chromitites in the Dağküplü and Kavak mines, Eskişehir ophiolite (NW-Turkey): genetic implications of mineralogic and geochemical data. Geologica Acta 7, 351-362. [http://redalyc.uaemex.mx/pdf/505/50513114004.pdf]
    UK
     
    • England
      • Devon
        • East Devon
          • Budleigh Salterton
    Brian Craik-Smith collection
    • Scotland
      • Central Region (Clackmannanshire)
        • Alva
          • Silver Glen
    [J.Russell Soc 1998:23]
      • Lothian (West Lothian)
        • Linlithgow
    BMS Database
    Ukraine
     
    • Cherkasy Oblast'
      • Zvenyhorodka
    Gornostayev, S.S., Laajoki, K.V.O., and Popovchenko, S.E. (2002): The chromitites of the Kapitanov deposit, Ukrainian Shield. Presented at the 47th Annual GAC-MAC meeting, Saskatoon, Canada.
    USA
     
    • California
      • Del Norte Co.
        • Klamath Mts
    Gail E. Dunning and Joseph F. Cooper, Jr. (2002) Paragenesis of Troilite from the Low Divide District, Del Norte County, California
            • Low Divide
    California Geology: 48(5):119
    • Colorado
      • Fremont Co.
        • Gem Park complex
    "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", p. 16, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
      • Jefferson Co.
        • Ralston Buttes District
    Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • Maryland
      • Cecil Co.
        • State Line District
    Mineralogical Record Vol 12 #3 May/June 1981 pp149-156
    • Michigan
      • Keweenaw Co.
        • Mohawk
    [Mineralogical Record - Vol 23 No. 2]
      • Ontonagon Co.
    Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
    • Minnesota
      • St. Louis Co.
        • Ely-Hoyt Lakes Area
    Econ Geol (1994) 89:1630-1639
    • Pennsylvania
      • Chester Co.
        • State Line Chromite District
    Smith and Barnes (2011) Pennsylvania Geology v. 41, no. 3-4
      • Lancaster Co.
        • State Line Chromite District
    Smith and Barnes (2011) Pennsylvania Geology Fall/Winter 2011; Smith and Barnes (2011) Pennsylvania Geology v. 41, no. 3/4.
    Smith, II, R. C. and Speer, J. A. (1980)
    Mineralogical Record (1981): 12(3): 149-156.
          • Little Britain Township
            • Texas
    Smith, II, R. C. and Speer, J. A. (1980) Pennsylvania Minerals VI: Maucherite Ni11AS8, from the State Line District, Lancastetr County, PA, FM PA Chapter Newsletter, v. 8 no. 3, p. 7-11 plus addendum no. 4, p. 6
    • Washington
      • Snohomish Co.
        • Monte Cristo District
          • Monte Cristo
    Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.71
    Vietnam
     
    • Son La Province
      • Bac Yen District
        • Ban Phuc
    Can Min 39, (2), 2001, 573-589
    Zimbabwe
     
    • Midlands
      • Zvishavane District
        • Zvishavane (Shabani; Shabanie; Shavani)
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