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Arsenopyrite from
Trepča Stan Terg Mine (Stari Trg Mine; Trepča Mine; Stan Trg Mine), Trepča complex, Trepča valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, District of Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Arsenopyrite
Formula:FeAsS
Comments:Xls to a cm in parrallel growth on pyrrhotites. Large single xls on attractive matrix
Habit:Blocky to prismatic to several cm
Colour:greyish tin white
Luminescent properties:none
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Féraud J. (1979) - La mine " Stari-Trg " (Trepca, Yougoslavie) et ses richesses minéralogiques. Avec la collaboration de Mari D. et G. (1979) Minéraux et Fossiles, n° 59-60, p. 19-28; Joana Koà Odziejczyk ,Jaroslav Pršek , Halilqela ( 2012) MIneralogical Diversity In Orebodies Within Xth Horizon.At Stan Terg Mine, Kosovo. Buletini i Shkencave Gjeologjike pp84-; Kołodziejczyk, J., Pršek, J., Melfos, V., Voudouris, P. C., Maliqi, F., & Kozub-Budzyń, G. (2015). Bismuth minerals from the Stan Terg deposit (Trepça, Kosovo). Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie-Abhandlungen: Journal of Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 192(3), 317-333.; Kołodziejczyk, J., Pršek, J., Voudouris, P. C., & Melfos, V. (2017). Bi-sulphotellurides associated with Pb–Bi–(Sb±Ag, Cu, Fe) sulphosalts: an example from the Stan Terg deposit in Kosovo. Geologica Carpathica, 68(4), 366-381.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite31 photos of Arsenopyrite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Sphalerite30 photos of Arsenopyrite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Pyrite24 photos of Arsenopyrite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Quartz19 photos of Arsenopyrite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Rhodochrosite16 photos of Arsenopyrite associated with Rhodochrosite at this locality.
Boulangerite12 photos of Arsenopyrite associated with Boulangerite at this locality.
Pyrrhotite11 photos of Arsenopyrite associated with Pyrrhotite at this locality.
Galena10 photos of Arsenopyrite associated with Galena at this locality.
Manganoan Calcite8 photos of Arsenopyrite associated with Manganoan Calcite at this locality.
Bournonite4 photos of Arsenopyrite associated with Bournonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Arsenopyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Trepča Stan Terg Mine (Stari Trg Mine; Trepča Mine; Stan Trg Mine), Trepča complex, Trepča valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, District of Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo
Photo GalleryView Gallery (21 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Arsenopyrite
24.2km (15.1 miles) Crnac (Cërnac) Mine, Leposavić, District of Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo
32.9km (20.5 miles) Belo Brdo Mine, Leposavić, District of Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo
42.2km (26.2 miles) Ajvalia Mine (Hajvalija Mine; Hajvali Mine), Gračanica (Graçanicë), District of Pristina (District of Prishtina), Kosovo
47.0km (29.2 miles) Shashkofc, Lipljan (Ulpiana), Pristina (Prishtina; Priština), District of Pristina (District of Prishtina), Kosovo
 
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