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Ferri-gehlenite

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Formula:
Ca2Fe3+AlSiO7
Member of:
Hypothetical end-member of the melilite group.


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Chemical Properties of Ferri-gehleniteHide

Formula:
Ca2Fe3+AlSiO7

Other Language Names for Ferri-gehleniteHide

Relationship of Ferri-gehlenite to other SpeciesHide

Member of:
Other Members of this group:
ÅkermaniteCa2Mg(Si2O7)Tet. 4 2m : P4 21m
Alumoåkermanite(Ca,Na)2(Al,Mg,Fe2+)(Si2O7)Tet. 4 2m : P4 21m
GehleniteCa2Al(AlSiO7)Tet. 4 2m : P4 21m
GugiaiteCa2Be(Si2O7)Tet.
HardystoniteCa2Zn(Si2O7)Tet. 4 2m : P4 21m
Hydroxylgugiaite(Ca,□)2(Si,Be)(Be,Si)2O5(OH)2Tet. 4 2m : P4 21m
OkayamaliteCa2B(BSiO7)Tet.

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Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for Ferri-gehleniteHide

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Franklin F. Foit Jr, Robert L. Hooper, Philip E. Rosenberg (1987): An unusual pyroxene, melilite, and iron oxide mineral assemblagein a coal-fire buchite from Buffalo, Wyoming, American Mineralogist, Volume 72, pages 137-147.

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Localities for Ferri-gehleniteHide

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- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
France
 
  • Occitanie
    • Aveyron
Kruszewski, Ł., Gatel, P., Thiéry, V., Moszumańska, I., Kusy, D. (2018)(?): Lapanouse-de-Sévérac (France): an example of unique crystallochemical behaviour of slag minerals and new mineral potential. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction); Ł. Kruszewski EPMA/PXRD/Rietveld data
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