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Meneghinite

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Formula:
Pb
 
13
CuSb
 
7
S
 
24
System:OrthorhombicColour:Blackish lead-gray
Hardness:
Name:After Professor Meneghini (1811-1889) of Pisa, who first observed the species.


Synthetic meneghinite may be Cu-free.

Classification of Meneghinite

IMA status:Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
Strunz 8th edition ID:2/E.15-40
Nickel-Strunz 10th (pending) edition ID:2.HB.05b

2 : SULFIDES and SULFOSALTS (sulfides, selenides, tellurides; arsenides, antimonides, bismuthides; sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites, etc.)
H : Sulfosalts of SnS archetype
B : With Cu, Ag, Fe, Sn and Pb
Dana 8th edition ID:3.3.5.1

3 : SULFOSALTS
3 : 3 <ø < 4
Hey's CIM Ref.:5.7.3

5 : Sulphosalts - Sulpharsenites and Sulphobismuthites (those containing Sn, Ge,or V are in Section 6)
7 : Sulpharsenites etc. of Pb and other metals
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Type Occurrence of Meneghinite

Type Locality:Bottino Mine, Stazzema, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
Year of Discovery:1852

Physical Properties of Meneghinite

Lustre:Metallic
Diaphaneity (Transparency):Opaque
Colour:Blackish lead-gray
Streak:Black, shining
Hardness (Mohs):
Hardness Data:Measured
Tenacity:Brittle
Cleavage:Perfect
{010} perfect but interrupted; {001} difficult.
Fracture:Conchoidal
Density (measured):6.35 - 6.37 g/cm3
Density (calculated):6.391 g/cm3

Crystallography of Meneghinite

Crystal System:Orthorhombic
Class (H-M):mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) - Dipyramidal
Cell Parameters:a = 11.363Å, b = 24.057Å, c = 4.218Å
Ratio:a:b:c = 0.472 : 1 : 0.175
Unit Cell Volume:V 1,153.03 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:4
Morphology:Slender prismatic [001], striated [001]. Also massive, fibrous to compact.
Comment:Space group Pbnm; range of values: = 11.343–11.369 b = 24.028–24.080 c = 4.126–4.140 A.
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Meneghinite - Tabular {100}, elongated [001]

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Optical Data of Meneghinite

Type:Anisotropic
Anisotropism:High
Colour in reflected light:White
Pleochroism:Weak

Chemical Properties of Meneghinite

Formula:
Pb
 
13
CuSb
 
7
S
 
24
Simplified for copy/paste:Pb13CuSb7S24
Essential elements:Cu, Pb, S, Sb
All elements listed in formula:Cu, Pb, S, Sb

Relationship of Meneghinite to other Species

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz Grouping):

- +
2.HB.05aAikinite
PbCuBiS
 
3
2.HB.05aFriedrichite
Pb
 
5
Cu
 
5
Bi
 
7
S
 
18
2.HB.05aGladite
PbCuBi
 
5
S
 
9
2.HB.05aHammarite
Pb
 
2
Cu
 
2
Bi
 
4
S
 
9
2.HB.05cJaskólskiite
Pb
 
2+x
Cu
 
x
(Sb,Bi)
 
2-x
S
 
6
(x = 0.2)
2.HB.05aKrupkaite
PbCuBi
 
3
S
 
6
2.HB.05aLindströmite
Pb
 
3
Cu
 
3
Bi
 
7
S
 
15
2.HB.05aPekoite
PbCuBi
 
11
(S,Se)
 
18
2.HB.05aEmilite
Pb
 
2.7
Cu
 
2.7
Bi
 
5.3
S
 
12
2.HB.05UM2000-46-S:BiCuPb
Cu
 
0.33
Pb
 
0.33
Bi
 
7.67
S
 
12
2.HB.05aSalzburgite
Pb
 
1.6
Cu
 
1.6
Bi
 
6.4
S
 
12
2.HB.05UM1990-54-Se:BiCuPb
CuPb(Ni,Co)
 
0.3
Bi
 
3
Se
 
6
2.HB.05aPaarite
Pb
 
1.7
Cu
 
1.7
Bi
 
6.3
S
 
12
2.HB.10cEclarite
(Cu,Fe)Pb
 
9
Bi
 
12
S
 
28
2.HB.10bGiessenite
Pb
 
27
Cu
 
2
(Bi,Sb)
 
19
S
 
57
2.HB.10bIzoklakeite
Pb
 
27
(Cu,Fe,Ag)
 
2
(Sb,Bi)
 
19
S
 
57
2.HB.10aKobellite
Pb
 
22
Cu
 
4
(Bi,Sb)
 
30
S
 
69
2.HB.10aTintinaite
Pb
 
22
Cu
 
4
(Sb,Bi)
 
30
S
 
69
2.HB.15Benavidesite
Pb
 
4
(Mn,Fe)Sb
 
6
S
 
14
2.HB.15Jamesonite
Pb
 
4
FeSb
 
6
S
 
14
2.HB.20dBerryite
Cu
 
3
Ag
 
2
Pb
 
3
Bi
 
7
S
 
16
2.HB.20bBuckhornite
AuPb
 
2
BiTe
 
2
S
 
3
2.HB.20aNagyágite
Pb
 
5
Au(Te,Sb)
 
4
S
 
5-8
2.HB.20eWatkinsonite
Cu
 
2
PbBi
 
4
(Se,S,Te)
 
8
2.HB.20cMuseumite
[Pb
 
2
(Pb,Sb)
 
2
S
 
8
][(Te,Au)
 
2
]
2.HB.20eLitochlebite
Ag
 
2
PbBi
 
4
Se
 
8
Related Minerals - Hey's Index Grouping:

- +
5.7.1Seligmannite
PbCuAsS
 
3
5.7.2Bournonite
PbCuSbS
 
3
5.7.4Gladite
PbCuBi
 
5
S
 
9
5.7.5Lindströmite
Pb
 
3
Cu
 
3
Bi
 
7
S
 
15
5.7.6Krupkaite
PbCuBi
 
3
S
 
6
5.7.7Hammarite
Pb
 
2
Cu
 
2
Bi
 
4
S
 
9
5.7.8Friedrichite
Pb
 
5
Cu
 
5
Bi
 
7
S
 
18
5.7.9Aikinite
PbCuBiS
 
3
5.7.10Nuffieldite
Cu
 
1.4
Pb
 
2.4
Bi
 
2.4
Sb
 
0.2
S
 
7
5.7.11Jaskólskiite
Pb
 
2+x
Cu
 
x
(Sb,Bi)
 
2-x
S
 
6
(x = 0.2)
5.7.12Tintinaite
Pb
 
22
Cu
 
4
(Sb,Bi)
 
30
S
 
69
5.7.13Kobellite
Pb
 
22
Cu
 
4
(Bi,Sb)
 
30
S
 
69
5.7.14Proudite
CuPb
 
7.5
Bi
 
9.33
(S,Se)
 
22
5.7.15Nordströmite
CuPb
 
3
Bi
 
7
(Se
 
4
S
 
10
)
5.7.16Watkinsonite
Cu
 
2
PbBi
 
4
(Se,S,Te)
 
8
5.7.17Pekoite
PbCuBi
 
11
(S,Se)
 
18
5.7.18Petrovicite
Cu
 
3
HgPbBiSe
 
5
5.7.19Eclarite
(Cu,Fe)Pb
 
9
Bi
 
12
S
 
28
5.7.20Marrite
AgPbAsS
 
3
5.7.21Baumhauerite-2a
Pb
 
11
Ag(As,Sb)
 
18
S
 
36
5.7.22Andorite
PbAgSb
 
3
S
 
6
5.7.23Ramdohrite
(Cd,Mn,Fe)Ag
 
5.5
Pb
 
12
Sb
 
21.5
S
 
48
5.7.24Roshchinite
Ag
 
19
Pb
 
10
Sb
 
51
S
 
96
5.7.25Ourayite
Ag
 
3
Pb
 
4
Bi
 
5
S
 
13
5.7.26Eskimoite
Ag
 
7
Pb
 
10
Bi
 
15
S
 
36
5.7.27Fizélyite
Ag
 
5
Pb
 
14
Sb
 
21
S
 
48
5.7.28Owyheeite
Ag
 
3+x
Pb
 
10-2x
Sb
 
11+x
S
 
28
, -0.13 < x > +0.20
5.7.29Freieslebenite
AgPbSbS
 
3
5.7.30Diaphorite
Ag
 
3
Pb
 
2
Sb
 
3
S
 
8
5.7.31Sterryite
Ag
 
2
Pb
 
10
(Sb,As)
 
12
S
 
29
5.7.32Vikingite
Ag
 
5
Pb
 
8
Bi
 
13
S
 
30
5.7.33Zoubekite
AgPb
 
4
Sb
 
4
S
 
10
5.7.34Schirmerite
PbAgBi
 
3
S
 
6
- Pb
 
3
Ag
 
1.5
Bi
 
3.5
S
 
9
5.7.36Gustavite
Ag
 
3
Pb
 
5
Bi
 
11
S
 
24
5.7.37Kitaibelite
Ag
 
10
PbBi
 
30
S
 
51
5.7.38Treasurite
Ag
 
7
Pb
 
6
Bi
 
15
S
 
32
5.7.39Benjaminite
(Ag,Cu)
 
3
(Bi,Pb)
 
7
S
 
12
5.7.40Lengenbachite
Ag
 
4
Cu
 
2
Pb
 
18
As
 
12
S
 
39
·
5.7.41Berryite
Cu
 
3
Ag
 
2
Pb
 
3
Bi
 
7
S
 
16
5.7.42Neyite
Ag
 
2
Cu
 
6
Pb
 
25
Bi
 
26
S
 
68
5.7.43Larosite
(Cu,Ag)
 
21
(Pb,Bi)
 
2
S
 
13
5.7.44Cupropavonite
AgCu
 
2
PbBi
 
5
S
 
10
5.7.45Padĕraite
Cu
 
5.9
Ag
 
1.3
Pb
 
1.6
Bi
 
11.2
S
 
22
5.7.46Rayite
Pb
 
8
(Ag,Tl)
 
2
Sb
 
8
S
 
21
5.7.47Rathite
Pb
 
8
Pb
 
4-x
(Tl
 
2
As
 
2
)
 
x
(Ag
 
2
As
 
2
)As
 
16
S
 
40
5.7.48Hatchite
AgTlPbAs
 
2
S
 
5

Other Names for Meneghinite

Other Languages:
German:Meneghinit
Russian:Менегинит
Simplified Chinese:斜方辉锑铅矿
斜辉锑铅矿
Spanish:Meneghinita

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 Meneghinite

Reference List:

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Bechí (1852), American Journal of Science: 14: 60.

Krenner (1883), Földt. Közl.: 13: 297.

Miers (1883), Mineralogical Magazine: 5: 325.

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: 402-404.

Zeitschrift für Kristallographie (1960): 113: 345-372.

Canadian Mineralogist (1978): 393-395.

Pruseth, K. L., Mishra, B., Bernhardt, H. J. (1998): Solid solution in synthetic zinkenite, robinsonite and meneghinite in the system Cu2S-PbS-Sb2S3. Canadian Mineralogist 36, 207-213.

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    Localities for Meneghinite

    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.
    Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
    Econ Geol (1994) 89:778-790
    • Northern Territory
      • Coomalie Shire
        • Batchelor
    Fleminig, MJ etal; the Geology of the Woodcutters lead-zinc-silver mine, 1994 AusIMM Annual COnference, The AUstraluan Institute of Mining and Metallurgy;
    • Queensland
    [MinRec 19 p469-490 - "Sielecki, R: The Mount Isa-Cloncurry mineral field"]
        • Mount Isa district
    Sielecki, R. (1988) The Mount Isa-Cloncurry mineral field. Mineralogical Record, Vol. 19, pg. 469-490.
    • South Australia
      • Mt Lofty Ranges
        • South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills)
          • Callington
    Noble R.J, Just J, Johnson J. E. (1983), Catalogue of South Australian Minerals - 1983, Govenment Printer, South Australia.
    • Tasmania
      • Beaconsfield District
        • Beaconsfield
          • Beaconsfield Mine
    Bottrill RS & Baker, WE (in prep) Catalogue of Minerals of Tasmania. Mineral Resources Tasmania
      • Rosebery district
        • Rosebery
    Austria
     
    • Salzburg
      • Lungau
        • Murwinkel
    Steinwender, C., Kolitsch, U., Brandstätter, F., Niedermayr, G. (2012): 1756) Cinnabarit, Langit und Meneghinit aus Fahlerz-Vererzungen vom Weißeck im Lungau, Salzburg. Pp. 159-160 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2012): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXI. Carinthia II, 202./122., 123-180.
    • Styria
      • Birkfeld
        • Gasen
    Bojar, H.-P. et al. (1998); Bojar, H.-P. (1999): 1189. Benleonardit, Diaphorit, Hessit, Gersdorffit, Greenockit, Magnetit, Meneghinit, Ullmannit, 2 unbekannte Cd-hältige Sulfide und ein nicht näher bestimmtes Ag-hältiges Pb-Sb-Sulfosalz vom Straßegg, Breitenau am Hochlantsch, Steiermark. Pp. 228-229 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (1999): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVIII. Carinthia II, 189./109., 201-236.
      • Fischbacher Alpen
        • Rettenegg
          • Prinzkogel (Prinzenkogel)
            • Prinzkogel mines
              • Southern District
    Jakely, D. et al. (2008)
        • Spital am Semmering
          • Dürrhof
            • Semmering basis tunnel
    Postl, W., et al. (1997)
          • Steinhaus am Semmering
            • Fröschnitz valley (Fröschnitz)
    P. Tomazic, F. Bernhard, U. Kolitsch und G. Knobloch (2012): Mineralogie eines historischen Bergbaues auf Eisen und Silber am Arzberg bei Steinhaus am Semmering. Der Steirische Mineralog 26, 4-9.
        • St Marein im Mürztal
          • Graschnitzgraben
    Schachinger, T., Auer, Ch., Tomazic, P., Bernhard, F. & Postl, W. (2013): Eine Blei-Zink-Silber-Mineralisation im Graschnitzgraben südlich von St. Marein im Mürztal, Fischbacher Alpen, Steiermark. Der Steirische Mineralog, 27, 4-9.
      • Leoben
        • Kaisersberg
    Paar, W.H. (1993): 925: Bi-Meneghinit vom Graphitbergbau Kaisersberg bei St. Stefan ob Leoben, Steiermark. In: Niedermayr, G. et al. (1993): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XIIL. Carinthia II, 183/103, 283-284.
      • Liesing - Palten valley
        • Wald am Schoberpass
          • A9 Motorway tunnels
    Taucher, J., Moser, B. & Postl, W. (1993): 928: Vorbericht über die bisher identifizierten Mineralphasen der beiden Autobahntunnel - Tunnel Wald und Tunnel Pretaller - bei Wald am Schoberpaß, Steiermark. In. Niedermayr, G. et al. (1993): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XIIIL. Carinthia II, 183/103, 285-287.
      • Schladming
        • Schladminger Tauern
          • Obertalbach valley
    Schachinger, T., Bernard, F. & Kolitsch, U. (2012): 1769) Mineralfunde vom Martinlager im Obertal bei Schladming, Steiermark. Pp. 167-168 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2012): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXI. Carinthia II, 202./122., 123-180.
    Azerbaijan
     
    • Belokan-Avar ore district
    U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia
    Canada
     
    • British Columbia
      • Golden Mining Division
        • Invermere
    http://www.em.gov.bc.ca/cf/minfile/search/search.cfm?mode=capbib&minfilno=082KSE001
      • Nelson Mining Division
    Thompson, R. M. (1951) Mineral Occurrences in Western Canada, Am Min, 36, p. 504-509
      • Omenica Mining Division
        • California Group
    Thompson, R. M. (1951) Mineral Occurrences in Western Canada, Am Min, 36, p. 504-509
        • New Hazelton
    Thompson, R. M. (1951) Mineral Occurrences in Western Canada, Am Min, 36, p. 504-509
      • Revelstoke Mining Division
    Thompson, R. M. (1951) Mineral Occurrences in Western Canada, Am Min, 36, p. 504-509 Warren, H. V. (1947) University of Toronto Studies, Geological Series, v 51, p. 75
      • Slocan Mining Division
        • Sandon
    Mauthner, M.H.F. et al. (1996) Minerals of the Silvana Mine Sandon British Columbia. Mineralogical Record, 27(6):433-438.
      • Trail Creek Mining Division
        • Rossland
    HARRIS, D.C., JAMBOR, J.L., LACHANCE, G.R. & THORPE, R.I. (1968): Tintinaite, the antimony analogue of kobellite. Canadian Mineralogist 9, 371-382.
        • Trail Creek
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
    • Manitoba
      • Snow Lake District
    A. E. Bence and L. C. Coleman (1963): Temperatures of formation of the Chisel Lake sulphide deposit, Snow Lake, Manitoba. Can. Mineral. 7, 663-666.
    • New Brunswick
      • Gloucester Co.
        • Bathurst Parish
          • Bathurst Mining Camp
    McClenaghan, S.H., Lentz, D.R., Martin, J., and Diegor, W.G. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 523-557.
    • Northwest Territories
      • Mackenzie District
        • Yellowknife
    COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
    • Nova Scotia
      • Halifax Co.
        • Musquodoboit Harbour
    Chatterjee, A.K., "Comments on the Association of Tridymite, Pyromorphite, and Meneghinite from Dunbrack Prospect," Nova Scotia Dept. Mines, Report 77-1, pp. 99-102, 1977.
    • Nunavut Territory
      • Mackenzie District
        • Itchen Lake
    Canadian Mineralogist (1984) 22, 493-498
    • Ontario
    Jesse Crawford collection
        • Barrie Township
    Satterly, J. (1977) A Catalogue of the Ontario Localities represented by the mineral collection of the Royal Ontario Museum, Ontario Geological Survey, Misc. Paper MP70.
    Satterly, J. (1977) A Catalogue of the Ontario Localities represented by the mineral collection of the Royal Ontario Museum, Ontario Geological Survey, Misc. Paper MP70.
    Trail,R.J. 1980, Catalogue of Canadian Minerals, GSC Paper 80-18,p.238
      • Lennox and Addington Co.
        • Anglesea Township
    Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
    Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
    MDI Number: MDI31C14SE00158
    • Québec
      • Estrie
        • Memphrémagog RCM
    Trottier, J., Brown,A.C. & Authier, M.G. (1991) An Ordovician rift environment for the Memphremagog polymetallic massive sulphide deposit, Appalachian Ophiolite Belt, Quebec. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 28, 1887-1904.
    • Yukon Territory
      • Mayo Mining District
    Sabina (1992) gsc mr 50, 80-84
    Sabina (1992) GSC MP 50, 80-84
    China
     
    • Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
      • Hechi Prefecture
        • Nandan Co.
          • Dachang Sn-polymetallic ore field
    Mineral Deposits 4(1), 74
    • Yunnan Province
      • Honghe Autonomous Prefecture
        • Mengzi Co.
    Xinpei Jiang (1994): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 13(5), 278-284; Xueming Chen, Zong Lin, and Fuchang Xie (1998): Scientia Geologica Sinica 33(1), 115-124
    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.
        • Jílové (Eule)
          • Jílové Gold mining District
            • Radlík
    Lapis 2000(4), 13-30
            • Studené (Kaltengrund)
    Lapis 2000(4), 13-30
      • Pardubice Region
    Venclík, V., Škácha, P., Sejkora, J., Litochleb, J., Plášil, J.: Meneghinit a boulangerit z lomu Prachovice v Železných horách, Česká republika. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2011, 19, 1, 35-39.
    Finland
     
    • Northern Finland Region
      • Vihanti
    Sergeeva, N. E., Eremin, N. I., & Dergachev, A. L. (2011, February). Vanadium mineralization in ore of the Vihanti massive sulfide base-metal deposit, Finland. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 436, No. 2, pp. 210-212). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica.
    • Southwestern Finland Region
      • Salo
        • Kisko
    Geological Survey of Finland Aijala - ZINC Database
    Geological Survey of Finland Metsämonttu - ZINC Database
    • Western and Inner Finland Region
      • Orivesi
    Economic Geology (1996) 91:1335-1353
    France
     
    • Alsace
      • Haut-Rhin
        • Fecht valley (Munster valley)
          • Stosswihr
    J.-L. Hohl: "Minéraux et Mines du Massif Vosgien", Editions du Rhin (Mulhouse), 1994
    • Auvergne
      • Haute-Loire
        • Langeac
          • Marsanges
    P.G. Pélisson : "Etude Minéralogique et Métallogénique du District Filonien Polytype de Paulhaguet (Haute-Loire, Massif Central Français)", Doctorate Thesis, Orléans, France, 1989
      • Puy-de-Dôme
        • Tauves
          • Labessette
    • Brittany
      • Finistère
        • Bolazec
    Inventaire minéralogique de la France-29-Finistère, B.R.G.M. (1973)
        • Huelgoat (Locmarria-Berrien)
    R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
    • Languedoc-Roussillon
      • Hérault
    M. Munoz, Y.Moëlo : "Etude paragénétique de la minéralisation sulfurée complexe (Sb-Pb-Zn-...) de Bournac (Hérault, France)", Bull. Minéral. , 1982, 105, 625-632.
    • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
      • Alpes-Maritimes
        • Isola
    R. Pierrot, P. Picot, J. Féraud, J. Vernet : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France N° 4 : Alpes-Maritimes", BRGM, 1974
    • Rhône-Alpes
      • Rhône
        • Le Bois d'Oingt
          • Chessy-les-Mines
    French BRGM data
      • Savoie
        • Grand-Arc massif
          • Bonvillard
    P. Picot, Z. Johan : "Atlas of Ore Minerals", BRGM, Elsevier, 1982
    http://www.strahlen.org/vp/fr/lauziere/
    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.
    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.
    Frédéric Hède photo
    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.
    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
     
    • Racha-Lochkhumi-Kvemo Svaneti Region
      • Mestia-Racha District
    Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.
    Germany
     
    • Baden-Württemberg
      • Wiesloch
    Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
    • Bavaria
      • Franconia
        • Fichtelgebirge
    Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
    • Lower Saxony
      • Harz
        • Goslar
          • Rammelsberg
    No reference listed
    • North Rhine-Westphalia
      • Siegerland
        • Siegen
          • Obersdorf
    Wagner, T., and Cook, N.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 206-222.
    • Rhineland-Palatinate
      • Eifel
        • Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler
          • Altenahr
    Wagner, T., and Cook, N.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 206-222.
      • Westerwald
        • Wied Iron Spar District
          • Neuwied
            • Raubach
    Wagner, T., and Cook, N.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 206-222.
    • Saxony
      • Erzgebirge
        • Breitenbrunn District
          • Rothenhammer
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
        • Lengefeld
    Wieghardt, G., Faust, U. & Fritsche, G. (2003): Begleitminerale des Lengefelder Dolomitmarmors.- Veröff. Museum für Naturkunde Chemnitz, 23, S.73-78.
    Greece
     
    • Macedonia Department
      • Chalkidiki Prefecture
        • Cassandra Mines
    No reference listed
    • Thraki Department (Thrace; Thracia)
      • Komotini Prefecture (Rodopi; Rhodope)
        • Maronia
    Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
    India
     
    • Rajasthan (Rajputana)
      • Ajmer Division
        • Bhilwara District
    Mineralium Deposita (2009) 44, 183-204
      • Udaipur Division
        • Sirohi District
    Econ Geol (1980) 75:572-591
    Deb, M., 1980, Genesis and Metamorphism of Two Stratiform Massive Sulfide Depoosits at Ambaji and Deri in the Precambrian of Western India, Economic Geology, 75:572-591
        • Udaipur District
          • Rajpura-Dariba deposit
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
    Ireland
     
    • Co. Cork
      • Mizen Peninsula
    WEN, N., ASHWORTH, J.R. & IXER, R.A. (1991). Evidence for the mechanism of the reaction producing a bournonite-galena symplectite from meneghinite. Mineral. Mag. 55, 153-8.
    Italy
     
    • Aosta Valley
      • La Thuile
    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.
    • Lombardy
      • Bergamo Province
        • Brembana Valley
          • Dossena
    Maida, F. (2002): Descrizione delle specie e varietà di minerali e loro ritrovamento nella bergamasca. G.O.M. Gruppo Orobico Minerali - Novecento Grafico, Ed., Bergamo 82 pp.
        • Seriana Valley
          • Riso Valley
    Maida, F. (2002): Descrizione delle specie e varietà di minerali e loro ritrovamento nella bergamasca. G.O.M. Gruppo Orobico Minerali - Novecento Grafico, Ed., Bergamo 82 pp.
      • Sondrio Province
        • Valchiavenna
          • Novate Mezzola
            • Codera Valley
    Ghizzoni, S. & Mazzoleni, G. (2005): Itinerari mineralogici in val Codera. Geologia Insubrica, Ed., Milano, 316 pp.
        • Valtellina
          • Masino Valley
    AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work.
    • Piedmont
      • Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province
        • Anzasca Valley
          • Vanzone con San Carlo
    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.
    • Tuscany
      • Lucca Province
        • Apuan Alps
          • Pietrasanta
            • Valdicastello Carducci
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
          • Stazzema
    Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, (1), 1-22; Can. Min. 16, pp. 393-395 (1978); Lapis 3 (1990), 7
    Orlandi P., Perchiazzi N., Barsanti M., 1982. La pirite in cristalli allungati di Gallena (LU). Riv. Miner. Ital., 1: 3-6.
            • Sant'Anna di Stazzema
    D'Achiardi A. (1873) - Mineralogia della Toscana, vol. II - Tip. Nistri, Pisa
          • Vergemoli
            • Fornovolasco
    Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., & Bonini, M. (2008). Fornovolasco. Storia e minerali delle miniere di ferro presso Vergemoli (Alpi Apuane). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 4/2008, 230-252
      • Massa-Carrara Province
        • Apuan Alps
          • Massa
            • Ischignano
    Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
    Japan
     
    • Honshu Island
      • Chugoku Region
        • Okayama Prefecture
          • Misaki-cho
    Kase, K., Kusachi, I., Kishi, S. (1993) Canadian Mineralogist, 31, 99-104.
      • Tohoku Region
        • Akita Prefecture
          • Kosaka
    Yamaoka et al (1983) Ganseki-Koubutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi, 78, 441-448.
    • Kyushu Region
      • Oita prefecture
        • Saiki City
    Akira Kato (1973) Sakurai Koubutsu Hyohon, 19.
    Mexico
     
    • Hidalgo
      • Mun. de Zimapán
    González-Partida. E., Carrillo-Chávez, A., Levresse, G., Tritlla, J., Camprubí, A., 2003. Genetic implications of fluid inclusions in skarn chimney ore, Las Animas Zn-Pb-Ag-(F) deposit, Zimapán, Mexico. Ore Geology Reviews, v. 23, p. 91-96.
    Panczner(1987):269.
    Panczner(1987): 93-396.
    Norway
     
    • Nordland
      • Fauske
        • Sulitjelma
          • Sulitjelma Cu Mines
    Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 47 ; Cook, N. J. (1996): Mineralogy of the sulphide deposits at Sulitjelma, northern Norway. Ore Geology Reviews 11: 303-308
      • Grane
        • Svenningdalen
    Pers. Com. G. Raade (Feb. 1993) in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1990-1993. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1993, p 168
      • 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
     
    • Ancash Department
    Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
    Poland
     
    • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
      • Kaczawskie Mts
        • Radzimowice
          • Stara Góra
            • Stara Góra deposit
    1. R. Siuda, 2001 : New sulphate minerals from the Stara Góra oxidised zone, Radzimowice, Kaczawskie Mts., Mineralogical Society of Poland, Special Papers, vol 18, 186-188
    Portugal
     
    • Setúbal District
      • Grândola
        • Grândola
    Oliveira, V., Matos, J., Bengala, M., Silva, N., Sousa, P., and Torres, L. (1998): Mineralium Deposita 33, 170-187.
    Romania
     
    • Maramureș Co.
    Bailly, L., Milesi, J. P., Leroy, J., & Marcoux, E. (1998). Les minéralisations épithermales à Au-Cu-Zn-Sb du district de Baia Mare (Nord Roumanie): nouvelles données minéralogiques et microthermométriques. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences-Series IIA-Earth and Planetary Science, 327(6), 385-390.
      • Baia Sprie (Felsöbánya)
    1-Rădulescu Dan, Dimitrescu Radu, 1966, Mineralogia Topografică a României, Ed. Academiei RSR, 1966, p.322-323.
    Russia
     
    • Eastern-Siberian Region
      • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
        • Aldan Shield
          • Tyry River
    Bortnikov, N.S., Gamyanin, G.N., Vikent’eva, O.V., Prokof’ev, V.Y., lpatov, V.A., and Bakharev, A.G. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(2), 87-128.
    • Far-Eastern Region
      • Amurskaya Oblast'
    Vakh, A. S., Moiseenko, V. G., Stepanov, V. A., & Avchenko, O. V. (2009, March). The Berezitovy gold-base metal deposit. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 425, No. 1, pp. 253-255). MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica.
      • Primorskiy Kray
    American Mineralogist, Vol. 64, 1979, pp. 432-435
    • Urals Region
      • Southern Urals
        • Chelyabinsk Oblast'
          • Plast
            • Kochkar' District
    Aleksandr Yudin (2001) The Genesis of Metamorphogenetic Hg-Gold of the SE Block of Kochkar Gold Deposit, Southern Ural in (2001) European Union of Geosciences Conference XI (OS6)
    • Western-Siberian Region
      • Prepolar Ural
        • Tyumenskaya Oblast'
          • Khanty-Mansi Okrug (Khanty Mansiysk)
            • Saranpaul
    Burlakov, J. V. (1995): Dodo: Alpine Klüfte im Polar-Ural. Lapis. 20 (3), 13-26, 35
    Slovakia
     
    • Banská Bystrica Region
      • Brezno Co.
    Luptáková J. & Pršek J. (2004): Sulfosoli z Pb-Zn mineralizácie na ložisku Jasenie-Soviansko (Nízke Tatry). Mineralia Slovaca 3-4, 286-290.
    Luptáková J. & Pršek J. (2004): Sulfosoli z Pb-Zn mineralizácie na ložisku Jasenie-Soviansko (Nízke Tatry). Mineralia Slovaca 3-4, 286-290.
      • Poltár Co.
    Maťo,Ľ., Maťová, 1994: Mineralizácia v okolí Ozdína, výskyt zlata s obsahom Sb-Ni v tmavých bridliciach, JZ časti veporského kryštalinika (stredné Slovensko). Min.Slovaca, 26,1,30 – 37
      • Rimavská Sobota Co.
    Koděra et all.,1990: Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, I-III, 1590p
    • Košice Region
      • Košice Co.
        • Medzev (Metzenseifen)
    Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
      • Rožňava Co.
        • Ochtiná (Achten)
    Števko M., Pršek J., Smirnov A., Ozdín D., 2009: Chemické zloženie sulfidov a sulfosolí z ložiska Mária-Margita pri Ochtinej. Miner. Slov., 41, 2, 151-158 (in Slovak with English abstract).
      • Slovenské Rudohorie Mts
        • Smolník Mining District
          • Smolnícka Huta
    Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590
    South Africa
     
    • Mpumalanga Province
      • Nkangala District
        • Delmas
    Minerals of South Africa
    South Korea
     
    • Gyeongsangnam-do (Kyongsang-namdo)
      • Tongnae-gun
        • Ilgwang-myon
    Imai, H. (1942) Journal of the Geological Society of Japan, 49, 586.
    Spain
     
    • Andalusia
      • Huelva
        • Alosno
          • Tharsis
            • Tharsis Mines
    Tornos, F., González Clavijo, E., and Spiro, B. (1998): Mineralium Deposita 33, 150-169.
        • Minas de Riotinto
    Bocamina, (4), (1999) 50-86.
      • Seville
    Almodóvar, G.R., Sáez, R., Pons, J.M., Maestre, A., Toscano, M., and Pascual, E. (1998): Mineralium Deposita 33, 111-136.
    Sweden
     
    • Lappland
      • Norsjö
    Jonnson, Erik (1992): Berthierit från Rakkejauer (Sic!), Skelleftefältet. Berg & Mineral. 1 (3), p. 14
    • Närke
      • Askersund
        • Hammar
    Anthony, J.W. et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy
    • Södermanland
      • Nyköping
        • Tunaberg
    NJMAh 165, 123
    No reference listed
    • 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
    Canadian Mineralogist (1984) Vol,22, pp. 583-593
    Switzerland
     
    • Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden)
      • Lugnez Valley (Lumnezia Valley)
        • Renastga Valley
    Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 271.
    • Wallis (Valais)
      • Bagnes Valley
        • Bruson
    Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 82+271.; Ansermet S., Meisser N. (1996): Travaux préliminaires sur la mine d'argent de Peiloz, Bruson, Val de Bagnes. Minaria Helvetica 16a, 61-67.
    UK
     
    • England
      • Cornwall
        • Wadebridge District
          • St Kew
    Peter G. Embrey (1978) Fourth Supplementary List of British Minerals. Mineralogical Magazine 42:169-177
          • St Minver
    Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
            • Port Quin
    Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
      • Devon
        • Tavistock District
          • Wembury
    http://www.english-nature.org.uk/citation/citation_photo/1001318.pdf
    USA
     
    • California
      • Santa Cruz Co.
        • Santa Cruz
    Gross, Eugene Bischoff & John E.N. Wainwright (1964), Barium-tin-titanium silicate having the benitoite structure (abstract): Geological Society of America, Cordilleran Section Meeting Program, Seattle, March 1964: 36; Gross, E.B., Chesterman, C.W., Dunning, G.E., and Cooper, J.F. (1967) Mineralogy of the Kalkar quarry, Santa Cruz, California. California Division Mines and Geol. Special Report 92: 4, 8; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 93, 136, 138.
    • Idaho
      • Bonner Co.
        • Clark Fork District
          • Clark Fork
    U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Michigan
      • Menominee Co.
    Quigley, Tom, and Mahin, Bob, 2008, Back Forty Geology and Mineralization: Proceedings of the Institute on Lake Superior Geology, v. 54, Part 2 - Field Trip Guidebook, 66-85.
    • Nevada
      • Eureka Co.
        • Lynn District
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Humboldt Co.
        • National District
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Mineral Co.
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Pershing Co.
        • Antelope District
          • Lovelock
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
        • Star District
    NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • South Dakota
      • Pennington Co.
    R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
    • Washington
      • Stevens Co.
        • Chewelah District
          • Chewelah
    Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.61; http://tin.er.usgs.gov/mrds/show.php?labno=10042350
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