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Daphnite

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About DaphniteHide

Formula:
(Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
A variety of Chamosite

A magnesian variety of chamosite.
Originally reported from Penzance - Ludgvan Area, Mount's Bay District, Cornwall, England, UK.


Chemical Properties of DaphniteHide

Formula:
(Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8

Other Language Names for DaphniteHide

German:Daphnit
Spanish:Daphnita

Other InformationHide

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

Internet Links for DaphniteHide

Localities for DaphniteHide

This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

- 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.
Atlantic Ocean
 
  • Mid-Atlantic Ridge complex
    • Sierra Leone fracture zone
      • Markov Deep
Sharkov, E.V., Abramov, S.S., Simonov, V.A., Krinov, D.I., Skolotnev, S.G., Bel’tenev, V.E., and Bortnikov, N.S. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(6), 467-486.
Australia
 
  • Western Australia
    • Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire
      • Kalgoorlie-Boulder
Simpson, E.S. (1948), Minerals of Western Australia, Vol 1, pp453, 1948
Simpson, E.S. (1948), Minerals of Western Australia, Vol 1, p 447
Simpson, E.S. (1948), Minerals of Western Australia, Vol 2, pp 166, 1948
      • Mount Monger Goldfield
        • Randalls
Simpson, E.S. (1948), Minerals of Western Australia, Vol 1, p 466 (as Santa Claus in Simpson)
    • Leonora Shire
      • Leinster
Du Puy, K. (2003) Descriptive hydrothermal alteration model for the Thunderbox gold deposit: insights into timing of gold mineralisation relative to deformation and metamorphism. Unpublished Honours thesis, University of Western Australia. 88pp.
Canada
 
  • Ontario
    • Cochrane District
      • Timmins area
        • Kidd Township
Slack, J. F., & Coad, P. R. (1989). Multiple hydrothermal and metamorphic events in the Kidd Creek volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit, Timmins, Ontario: evidence from tourmalines and chlorites. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 26(4), 694-715.
  • Québec
    • Abitibi-Témiscamingue
      • Rouyn-Noranda TE
Galley, A.G., Jonasson, I.R., and Watkinson, D.H. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 619-637.
China
 
  • Guangdong Province
    • Shaoguan Prefecture
      • Wengyuan Co.
Dahlkamp, F.J., Ed. (2009): Uranium Deposits of the World. Springer (Berlin, Heidelberg), pp. 31-156.
  • Shanxi Province
    • Lüliang Prefecture
      • Lan Co.
Jinchu Zhu and Fusheng Zhang (1987): Mineral Deposits 6(1), 11-21
Czech Republic
 
  • Vysočina Region
    • Žďár nad Sázavou District
      • Křižanov
Van King
Russia
 
  • Northern Region
    • Karelia Republic
      • Northern Karelia
        • Oulanka plutonic complex
          • Olanga River (Oulanka River)
Semenov, S.V., Glebovitsky, V.A., Kol’tsov, A.B., Semenov, V.S., Korneev, S.I., and Savatenkov, V.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(4), 249-274.
Slovakia
 
  • Prešov Region
    • Poprad Co.
      • Vysoké Tatry
Koděra et all.,1990: Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, I-III, 1590p
UK
 
  • England
    • Cornwall
      • Calstock
        • Sevenstones
Dines, H.G. (1956): The Metalliferous Mining Region of South-West England, Vol. 2, HMSO Publications (London), pp. 633-634
      • Carn Brea
        • Pool
Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 1, pp. 317-326.
      • Linkinhorne
        • Sharptor
Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 2, pp. 590-591
      • Redruth
        • Tarewaste
Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 1, p. 295.
      • St Cleer
        • Caradon Hill
No reference listed
      • St Hilary
http://www.dakotamatrix.com/products/800/erythrite
USA
 
  • Maine
    • Aroostook Co.
      • T3 R9 WELS
Pavlides, Louis and Milton, Charles, 1962, Geology and Manganese Deposits of the Maple and Hovey Mountains Area, Aroostook County, Maine, U. S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 362, pp. 116 + plates.
      • TD R2 WELS
Pavlides, Louis and Milton, Charles, 1962, Geology and Manganese Deposits of the Maple and Hovey Mountains Area, Aroostook County, Maine, U. S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 362, pp. 116 + plates.
Pavlides, Louis and Milton, Charles, 1962, Geology and Manganese Deposits of the Maple and Hovey Mountains Area, Aroostook County, Maine, U. S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 362, pp. 116 + plates.
  • New York
    • Jefferson Co.
Yale Peabody Museum
  • Virginia
    • Buckingham Co.
      • Arvonia
Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
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