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Grossular-Hibschite Series

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Series Formula:
Ca
 
3
Al
 
2
(SiO
 
4
)
 
3
-
Ca
 
3
Al
 
2
(SiO
 
4
)
 
3-x
(OH)
 
4x
A series between Grossular and Hibschite

Classification of Grossular-Hibschite Series

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Other Names for Grossular-Hibschite Series

Synonyms:
Hydrogrossular
Other Languages:
Varieties:
Achtaragdite

Other Information

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  • Localities for Grossular-Hibschite Series

    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.
    Canada
     
    • Manitoba
      • Bird River Sill
    Richard Gunter Collection
    • Ontario
      • Cochrane District
        • Timmins area
          • Porcupine Mining District
            • Deloro Township
    Econ Geol (1990) 85:1273-1276
    China
     
    • Xinjiang Autonomous Region
      • Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture)
        • Tacheng Prefecture (Tarbaghatay Prefecture)
          • Junggar basin
    Genyong Peng, John Lewis, Bruce Lipin, James McGee, Peisheng Bao, Xibin Wang (1995) Inclusions of phlogopite and phlogopite hydrates in chromium from the Hongguleleng ophiolite in Xinjiang, northwest China. American Mineralogist 80:1307-1316
    Finland
     
    • Eastern Finland Region
    Peltonen, P., Kontinen, A., Huhma, H., and Kuronen, U. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 33, 559-617.
    Italy
     
    • Piedmont
      • Torino Province
        • Lanzo Valleys
          • Balangero
    Castelli, D., Rolfo, F., Rossetti, P. (1995): Petrology of ore-bearing rodingite veins from the Balangero asbestos mine (Western Alps). In: Lombardo, B. (Ed.), “Studies on metamorphic rocks and minerals in the western Alps. A Volume in Memory of Ugo Pognante”, Boll. Museo Reg. Sci. Nat. Torino, suppl. Vol. 13, 2, 153-189.
    Japan
     
    • Honshu Island
      • Kanto Region
        • Chiba Prefecture
          • Minamiboso City
            • Tomiyama-machi
    Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
      • Kinki region
        • Mie Prefecture
          • Ise City
    Minakawa, T., Inaba, S., Noto, S. (1986) Oyelite from Suisho-dani, Ise, Mie Prefecture. Ganseki Koubutsu Koushou Gakkaishi, 81, 138-142
    New Caledonia
     
    • Southern Province
      • Ouen Island
    33rd International Geological Congress (2008) session MPM-04 Platinum-group mineralogy: Platinum-group minerals in chromitite schlieren from the ouen island, new caledonia ophiolite
    New Zealand
     
    • South Island
      • Livingstone Range
    Craw, D., Landis, C. A., & Kawachi, Y. (1979). Vuagnatite in New Zealand (Note). New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 22(5), 627-629.
    Oman
     
    • Muscat Province (Masqat Province)
      • Baushar
    Gordon Stanger and Colin Neal (1984) A New Occurrence of Suolunite, from Oman. Mineralogical Magazine 48:143-146
    Pacific Ocean
     
    • East Pacific Rise
    Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
    Romania
     
    • Alba Co.
      • Apuseni District
    The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 39, pp. 1405-1434 (2001)
    • Hunedoara Co.
      • Hunedoara
    The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 39, pp. 1405-1434 (2001)
    Russia
     
    • Eastern-Siberian Region
      • Prebaikalia (Pribaikal'e)
        • Irkutskaya Oblast'
          • Narin-Kunta
    Armbruster, T., Lazic, B., Gfeller, F., Galuskin, E.V., Galuskina, I.O., Savelyeva, V.B., Zadov, A.E., Pertsev, N.N., Dzierżanowski, P. (2011): Chlorine content and crystal chemistry of dellaite from the Birkhin gabbro massif, Eastern Siberia, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 379-394.
      • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
        • Polar Yakutia
          • Dogdo River Basin
            • Tas-Khayakhtakh Range
              • Munilkan river basin
    Pavel M. Kartashov data
        • Vilyui River Basin (Vilui River Basin; Wilui River Basin)
    [var: Achtaragdite] [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index, 3rd Edition"]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
      • Taymyrskiy Autonomous Okrug
        • Taimyr Peninsula
          • Putoran Plateau
    [var: Achtaragdite] M.S. Alferova. Achtaragdite and gem varieties of garnets – derivatives of low-temperature metamorphism (Ahtarandit i samocvetnye raznovidnosti granatov – proizvodnye nizkogradnogo metamorfizma). PhD thesis. Moscow, 2010. 168 p. (in Russian)
    • Northern Caucasus Region
      • Kabardino-Balkarian Republic
        • Verkhnechegemskaya caldera (Verkhni Chegem caldera; Upper Chegem caldera)
    A. E. Zadov data
    Taiwan
     
    • Taiwan Province
      • Hualien Co.
    Zhengzhang Tao (1992): Journal of Mineralogy and Petrology 13(4), 21-27
    Turkey
     
    • Mediterranean Region
      • Burdur Province
        • Taurus Mts
          • Doganbaba
    American Mineralogist, Volume 61, pages 825-830, 1976
    American Mineralogist: 63: 1282
    UK
     
    • Northern Ireland
      • Co. Antrim
        • Glenoe
    Henmi C, Kusachi I, Henmi K, Sabine P A, Young B R (1973) A new mineral bicchulite, the natural analogue of gehlenite hydrate, from Fuka, Okayama Prefecture, Japan and Carneal, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, Mineralogical Journal, 7, 243-251
    • Scotland
      • Strathclyde (Ayrshire)
        • Girvan
    Mineralogical Magazine 1964 33 : 814-815
        • Landelfoot
    Mineralogical Magazine 1964 33 : 814-815
    Ukraine
     
    • Crimea Oblast'
      • Simferopol area
        • Teploye Village area
    Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
    USA
     
    • California
      • Amador Co.
        • Jackson-Plymouth District
          • Plymouth
            • West of Plymouth
    Duffield, W.A. ad M.H. Beeson (1973) Two-garnet rodingite from Amador County, California. USGS Jour. Res.: 1: 665-672; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 494.
      • Mendocino Co.
        • Mayacmas Mts (Mayacamas Mts)
          • Red Mountain District
            • Red Mountain
    Pabst, A. et.al (1977): Vuagnatite from California. Mineralogical Record 8, 497-500
      • Riverside Co.
        • Crestmore
    Foshag, W.F. (1920d) Plazolite, a new mineral from Riverside, California. American Mineralogist: 5: 183-185; Woodford, A.O., Crippen, R.A. and Garner, K.B. (1941) Section across Commercial Quarry, Crestmore, California, American Mineralogist: 26: 367; Wilkins, R.W.T. and Sabine, W. (1973) Water content of nominally anhydrous silicates. American Mineralogist: 58: 512-513; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 497.
      • San Benito Co.
        • Diablo Range
          • New Idria District
            • Picacho Peak
              • Clear Creek area
    Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 498.
      • Tuolumne Co.
        • Mother Lode Belt
          • Jacksonville District
            • Jacksonville
              • Highway 49 South of Jacksonville
    Leonardo, O.H. and Fyfe, W.S. (1967) Serpentinites and associated albitites, Moccasin quadrangle, California. American Journal of Science: 265: 614; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 500.
    • Montana
      • Lewis and Clark Co.
        • Helena District (Spring Hill District)
          • Helena
    Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana mineral locality index. Rocks & Minerals, 87, #3, 208-240; Chris Tucker and John Betts specimens.; Gobla, M. J. (2012) Montana Mineral Locality Index. Rocks and Minerals 87:208-240.
    • Nevada
      • Churchill Co.
    Contrib Mineral Petrol (1982) 277-289
    • Oregon
      • Deschutes Co.
        • East Lake
    Mineralogy of 10 Geothermal boreholes drilled in and around the Newberry Caldera U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper, Issue 1578 By Keith E. Bargar, Terry E. C. Keith 1999
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