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Pyrite yellow to ...
Not the Melnikovite of Doss, which is greigite
Finely layered sulfide gel of pyrite or marcasite and sometimes alternating between the two species.

Classification of Melnikovite URL:
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Physical Properties of Melnikovite

Pyrite yellow to Marcasite greeny yellow, often irridescent
black to greeny black

Crystallography of Melnikovite

Crystal System:

Other Names for Melnikovite

Name in Other Languages:
Simplified Chinese:胶状黄铁矿

Other Information

Health Risks:
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 Melnikovite

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