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Oosterboschite from
Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Oosterboschite
Formula:(Pd,Cu)7Se5
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Johan, Zdenek, Picot, Paul, Pierrot, Roland, Verbeek, Théodore (1970) L'oosterboschite (Pd, Cu)7Se5, une nouvelle espèce minérale et la trogtalite cupro-palladifère de Musonoï (Katanga). Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie, 93(4), 476-481.;
Clark (1993) "Hey's Mineral Index".;
Deliens, M. (1996) Overzicht van de mineralogie van de koper-, kobalt- en uraniumvoorkomens in Zuid-Shaba (Zaïre). Pages 35-49 in: Schatten der Aarde. Van mineraal tot juweel. Tentoonstelling in de abdij Saint-Gérard de Brogne van 27 april tot 27 oktober 1996. Catalogus opgemaakt onder de leiding van R. Warin, AGAB en P. Van hee, MKA (in Dutch).;
Roberts, A.C., Paar, W.H., Cooper, M.A., Topa, D., Criddle, A.J., Jedwab, J. (2002) Verbeekite, monoclinic PdSe2, a new mineral from the Musonoi Cu-Co-Mn-U mine, near Kolwezi, Shaba Province, Democratic Republic of Congo. Mineralogical Magazine, 66(1), 173-179.;
Wilson, W.E. (2018) The Musonoi mine, Kolwezi District, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Mineralogical Record, 49(2), 236-304.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Cuprosklodowskite6 photos of Oosterboschite associated with Cuprosklodowskite at this locality.
Trogtalite6 photos of Oosterboschite associated with Trogtalite at this locality.
Quartz6 photos of Oosterboschite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Verbeekite2 photos of Oosterboschite associated with Verbeekite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Oosterboschite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Oosterboschite
10.6km (6.6 miles) Mutoshi Mine (Ruwe Mine), Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
 
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