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Yedlinite from
Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine (Mammoth-St Anthony Mine; Mammoth Mine; St. Anthony Mine), St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Yedlinite
Formula:Pb6Cr3+Cl6(O,OH,H2O)8
Comments:Occurs on only a few specimens.
Habit:Rhombohedral crystals to 1 mm long
Colour:Red-violet
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 429; McLean, W.J., et al (1974), Yedlinite, a new mineral from the Mammoth mine, Tiger, AZ, Am.Min.: 59: 1157-1159; Wood, M.M., et al (1974), The crystal structure and composition of yedlinite, Am.Min.: 59: 1160-1165.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Diaboleite
Dioptase
Phosgenite
Quartz
Wherryite
Wulfenite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Diaboleite4 photos of Yedlinite associated with Diaboleite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Yedlinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine (Mammoth-St Anthony Mine; Mammoth Mine; St. Anthony Mine), St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
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