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Non-approved member of the Chlorite Group. An iron-rich chlorite equivalent to chamosite.
Originally reported from Gelegenheit Mine, Weilburg, Wetzlar, Hesse, Germany.
Classification of Aphrosiderite
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Chemical Properties of Aphrosiderite
|Essential elements:||Fe, H, O, Si|
|All elements listed in formula:||Al, Fe, H, Mg, O, Si|
Other Names for Aphrosiderite
|Health Warning:||No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.|
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Localities for Aphrosiderite
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(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.