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Ferrotochilinite from
Oktyabrsky Mine (Oktyabr'skoe Cu-Ni deposit; Oktyabr'skoye; Oktyabr'sky), Talnakh Cu-Ni Deposit, Noril'sk, Putoran Plateau, Taimyr Peninsula, Taymyrskiy Autonomous Okrug, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Ferrotochilinite
Formula:Fe62+(Fe2+,Mg)5S6(OH)10
Comments:From shaft no. 1 (panel 5, belt 102) at the Oktyabr’sky Mine.
Commonly has been pseudomorphed to various iron oxides/hydroxides.
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Pekov, I.V., Sereda, E.V., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Britvin, S.N., Chukanov, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O. and Bryzgalov, I.A. (2011) Ferrotochilinite, IMA 2010-080.CNMNC Newsletter No. 8, April 2011, page 294; Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 289-294. ; Pekov, I. V., Sereda, E. V., Yapaskurt, V. O., Polekhovsky, Y. S., Britvin, S. N., & Chukanov, N. V. (2013). Ferrovalleriite, 2 (Fe, Cu) S· 1.5 Fe (OH) 2: validation as a mineral species and new data. Geology of Ore Deposits, 55(8), 637-647.; Pekov, I. V., Sereda, E. V., Polekhovsky, Y. S., Britvin, S. N., Chukanov, N. V., Yapaskurt, V. O., & Bryzgalov, I. A. (2013). Ferrotochilinite, 6FeS· 5Fe (OH) 2, a new mineral from the Oktyabr’sky deposit, Noril’sk district, Siberia, Russia. Geology of Ore Deposits, 55(7), 567-574.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Ferrotochilinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Oktyabrsky Mine (Oktyabr'skoe Cu-Ni deposit; Oktyabr'skoye; Oktyabr'sky), Talnakh Cu-Ni Deposit, Noril'sk, Putoran Plateau, Taimyr Peninsula, Taymyrskiy Autonomous Okrug, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia
 
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