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Pyrrhotite from
Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pyrrhotite
Formula:Fe7S8
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Economou, M. and Sideris, C. (1976): A mineralized brecciated granodiorite porphyry in the Laurium mines, Greece. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie Abhandlungen, 128, 209-218.; Voudouris, P., Melfos, V., Spry, P. G., Bonsall, T., Tarkian, M. & Economou-Eliopoulos, M. (2008): Mineralogical and fluid inclusion constraints on the evolution of the Plaka intrusion-related ore system, Lavrion, Greece. Mineralogy and Petrology 93, 79-110.; vom Rath, G. (1887): Über die Geologie von Attika, mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Hymittos und Lavrions. Sitzgsber. d. Naturhist. Ver. d. Rheinl. u. Westf. 44, 77-106.; P. Voudouris (2005) Gold and silver mineralogy of the Lavrion deposit, Attika, Greece. Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge 2005, pp 1089-1092; Voudouris, P. (2005). Gold and silver mineralogy of the Lavrion deposit, Attika, Greece. In Mineral deposit research: meeting the global challenge (pp. 1089-1092). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluorite2 photos of Pyrrhotite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Galena2 photos of Pyrrhotite associated with Galena at this locality.
Cerussite2 photos of Pyrrhotite associated with Cerussite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrrhotite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
Localities for Pyrrhotite in this Region
Adami No. 2 Mine & Others, Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
Adit No. 145, Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
Plaka Mine No. 80 (Filoni 80), Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
 
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