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Tetrahedrite from
Pachapaqui District, Bolognesi Province, Áncash, Peru

Locality type:District
Classification
Species:'Tetrahedrite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.

Hyrsl J. and Rosales Z (2011): New Mineral finds from Peru (2003-2010); Mineralogical Record v. 42 no. 2 pp. 141-178 mentions: tetrahedrite is commonly present on Pachapaqui specimens, as simple tetrahedrons to 1 cm with a very high luster.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz20 photos of Tetrahedrite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Manganoan Calcite8 photos of Tetrahedrite associated with Manganoan Calcite at this locality.
Rhodochrosite7 photos of Tetrahedrite associated with Rhodochrosite at this locality.
Pyrite4 photos of Tetrahedrite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Tetrahedrite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Sphalerite1 photo of Tetrahedrite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite1 photo of Tetrahedrite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tetrahedrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pachapaqui District, Bolognesi Province, Áncash, Peru
Photo GalleryView Gallery (12 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Tetrahedrite
12.8km (8.0 miles) Huanzala Mine, Huallanca, Huallanca District, Bolognesi Province, Áncash, Peru
86.3km (53.7 miles) Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima, Peru
 
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