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Chemical Properties of Polianite

morphological variety
All elements listed in formula:

Other Names for Polianite

Name in Other Languages:
Simplified Chinese:黝锰矿

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.

References for Polianite

Reference List:
Breithaupt (1844), Ann. Phys.: 61: 191.

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: 562.

Internet Links for Polianite

Localities for Polianite

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 for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? 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.
Burkina Faso
  • Centre-Nord Region
Sattran, V. & Wenmenga, U. (2002): Géologie du Burkina Faso - Geology of Burkina Faso. Czech Geological Survey, 136 pp.
  • Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
    • Guigang Prefecture
      • Guiping Co.
Shouquan Zhu (1992): Geology and Prospecting 28(2), 19-21
  • Yunnan Province
    • Dali Autonomous Prefecture
      • Heqing Co.
Xingyu Yang (1989): Geology and Prospecting 25(8), 23-27
    • Honghe Autonomous Prefecture
      • Jianshui Co.
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
JSS photo
    • Katanga Copper Crescent
      • Kambove District
Yannick Verbelen collection
    • Lulua
Paul De Bondt collection
  • South Sinai Governorate
    • Abu Zeneima (Abu Zenima)
Manganese Reserves and Resources of the World and its Industrial
  • Lower Saxony
    • Peine
P Haas collection
  • Madhya Pradesh
    • Jhabua District
Nayak, V. K. (1966): Mineralogy and genesis of the manganese ores of Kajlidongri mine, district Jhabua, Madhya Pradesh, India. Economic Geology 61, 1280-1282.
  • Maharashtra
    • Bhandara District
S.P. Deshpande (1959) Ore-Microscopic Studies of the Manganese Ore-Minerals of Old M.P. I. Dongribuzurg, Bhandara District - Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences, Section A, 49, #3, 165-173.
  • District of Pristina (District of Prishtina)
  • Buskerud
    • Drammen
      • Drammensmarka
Berg, H.-J. (198?): Myrseter-Landfall. Turguide. (unpublished collectors guide)
  • Beja District
    • Aljustrel
      • Aljustrel
LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia (Siorminp ID 633Mn )
    • Castro Verde
      • Castro Verde
LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 657Mn
    • Odemira
      • São Luís
LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1162FeMn
LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1145FeMn
      • São Teotónio
LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 1161FeMn
  • Castelo Branco District
    • Penamacor
      • Salvador
LNEG Siorminp database
  • Urals Region
    • Southern Urals
      • Chelyabinsk Oblast'
        • Kusinskii raion
          • Magnitka
Pavel M. Kartashov data
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