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|Name:||For relationship to taenite.|
Originally described from Vaca Muerta meteorite, Taltal, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile.
Classification of Antitaenite
|Nickel-Strunz 10th (pending) edition ID:||1.AE.10|
1 : ELEMENTS (Metals and intermetallic alloys; metalloids and nonmetals; carbides, silicides, nitrides, phosphides)
A : Metals and Intermetallic Alloys
E : Iron-chromium family
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Physical Properties of Antitaenite
Chemical Properties of Antitaenite
|Simplified for copy/paste:||Fe3Ni|
|Essential elements:||Fe, Ni|
|All elements listed in formula:||Fe, Ni|
Relationship of Antitaenite to other Species
|Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz Grouping):|
Other Names for Antitaenite
|Health Warning:||No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.|
Internet Links for Antitaenite
Localities for Antitaenite
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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.
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Locality Updated: Castro Verde, Beja District, PortugalFrom Rui Nunes, 1st Aug 2014 15:56:15