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|Name:||After John Percy (1817-1889), English metallurgist.|
|A Mixture Of:||Boleite, Pseudoboleite|
This page provides mineralogical data about Percylite.
Classification of Percylite
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Physical Properties of Percylite
Other Names for Percylite
|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 Percylite
Brooke (1850) Philosophical Magazine and Journal of Science: 36: 131.
Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: Halides, Nitrates, Borates, Carbonates, Sulfates, Phosphates, Arsenates, Tungstates, Molybdates, Etc. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 81-82.
Winchell, R.E. & Rouse, R.C. (1974): The mineralogy of the boleite group. The Mineralogical Record, 5, 280-287.
Mineralogical Record (1998): 42.
Burke, Ernest A.J. (2007) A Mass Discreditation of GQN Minerals. Canadian Mineralogist: 44(6): 1557-1560.
Internet Links for Percylite
Localities for Percylite
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.