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Chalcocite from
Daly Mine, Yudnamutana District, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station), North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chalcocite
Formula:Cu2S
Comments:Unlikely to be found in surface areas, records only show chalcocite to be present in drill core samples.
Quality for species:Rock forming mineral/non-crystalline/little interest for collectors.(##)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Coats & Blissetts 1971, Bulletin 43, Regional and Economic Geology of the Mount Painter Province. South Australia Geol. Survey; Noble R.J., Just J. and Johnson J. E., (1983), Catalogue of South Australian Minerals-1983, Government Printer, Adelaide, South Australia.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcocite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Daly Mine, Yudnamutana District, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station), North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcocite
0.8km (0.5 miles) Old Knoll Mine (Old Noll Mine), Yudnamutana District, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station), North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
2.7km (1.7 miles) Willigan Hill Mine, Yudnamutana District, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station), North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
4.5km (2.8 miles) Commonwealth Mine, Mt Painter area, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station) , North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
6.5km (4.1 miles) Yudnamutana Mine, Yudnamutana District, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station), North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
6.9km (4.3 miles) Pinnacles Mine, Yudnamutana District, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station), North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
7.9km (4.9 miles) Wheal Austin, Yudnamutana District, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station), North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
12.5km (7.8 miles) Wheal Turner (Red Bluff Mine; Wheal Turner Mine), Yudnamutana District, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station), North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
15.4km (9.6 miles) Lady Buxton Mine, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station), North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
19.3km (12.0 miles) Great Boulder Mine, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station) , North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
25.4km (15.8 miles) Woodlamulka Mines, Wooltana homestead area, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
 
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