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Dyscrasite

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Formula:
Ag3Sb
System:
Orthorhombic
Colour:
Silver White
Lustre:
Metallic
Hardness:
3½ - 4
Name:
From δνσκράσις, a bad alloy.
This page provides mineralogical data about Dyscrasite.


Classification of Dyscrasite

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
2.AA.35

2 : SULFIDES and SULFOSALTS (sulfides, selenides, tellurides; arsenides, antimonides, bismuthides; sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites, etc.)
A : Alloys
A : Alloys of metalloids with Cu, Ag, Au
2.2.1.1

2 : SULFIDES
2 : AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
1.48

1 : Elements and Alloys (including the arsenides, antimonides and bismuthides of Cu, Ag and Au)

Physical Properties of Dyscrasite

Metallic
Diaphaneity (Transparency):
Opaque
Colour:
Silver White
Comment:
Tarnishes to lead gray, yellowish or black
Streak:
Silver-white
Hardness (Mohs):
3½ - 4
Hardness (Vickers):
VHN100=153 - 179 kg/mm2
Tenacity:
Sectile
Cleavage:
Distinct/Good
Distinct on {001} {001}
Imperfect on {110}
Fracture:
Irregular/Uneven
Comment:
Sectile, but brittle
Density:
9.712 g/cm3 (Measured)    9.720 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of Dyscrasite

Type:
Anisotropic
Anisotropism:
Weak
Pleochroism:
Weak

Chemical Properties of Dyscrasite

Formula:
Ag3Sb
IMA Formula:
Ag3+xSb1-x (x~0.2)
Elements listed in formula:
Common Impurities:
Hg

Crystallography of Dyscrasite

Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Class (H-M):
mm2 - Pyramidal
Space Group:
Pmm2
Cell Parameters:
a = 3.008 Å, b = 4.828 Å, c = 5.214 Å
Ratio:
a:b:c = 0.623 : 1 : 1.08
Unit Cell Volume:
V 75.72 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
1
Morphology:
Pyramidal crystals, prismatic to platy, striated; granular, foliated, massive
Twinning:
On {110} giving pseudohexagonal forms and V-shapes

Crystallographic forms of Dyscrasite

Crystal Atlas:
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Occurrences of Dyscrasite

Type Occurrence of Dyscrasite

Relationship of Dyscrasite to other Species

2.AA.Domeykite-βCu3-xAs
2.AA.10aAlgodonite(Cu1-xAsx)
2.AA.10bDomeykiteCu3As
2.AA.10dKoutekiteCu5As2
2.AA.15NovákiteCu20AgAs10
2.AA.20CuprostibiteCu2(Sb,Tl)
2.AA.25KutinaiteAg6Cu14As7
2.AA.30Allargentum(Ag1-xSbx)
2.AA.40MaldoniteAu2Bi
2.AA.45StistaiteSnSb
1.1CopperCu
1.2SilverAg
1.5GoldAu
1.6AuricuprideCu3Au
1.7Tetra-auricuprideAuCu
1.8ZincZn
1.9CadmiumCd
1.10DanbaiteCuZn2
1.11ZhanghengiteCuZn
1.12MercuryHg
1.13KolymiteCu7Hg6
1.14MoschellandsbergiteAg2Hg3
1.15EugeniteAg11Hg2
1.16SchachneriteAg1.1Hg0.9
1.17ParaschachneriteAg3Hg2
1.18LuanheiteAg3Hg
1.19Weishanite(Au,Ag)3Hg2
1.20IndiumIn
1.21AluminiumAl
1.22Khatyrkite(Cu,Zn)Al2
1.23Cupalite(Cu,Zn)Al
1.24DiamondC
1.25GraphiteC
1.26ChaoiteC
1.27LonsdaleiteC
1.28SiliconSi
1.29TinSn
1.30LeadPb
1.31AnyuiiteAuPb2
1.31NovodnepriteAuPb3
1.32LeadamalgamPb0.7Hg0.3
1.33ArsenicAs
1.34ArsenolampriteAs
1.35PaxiteCuAs2
1.36KoutekiteCu5As2
1.37DomeykiteCu3As
1.38Algodonite(Cu1-xAsx)
1.39NovákiteCu20AgAs10
1.40KutinaiteAg6Cu14As7
1.41AntimonySb
1.42StibarsenAsSb
1.43ParadocrasiteSb3As
1.44HorsforditeCu, Sb
1.45CuprostibiteCu2(Sb,Tl)
1.46Allargentum(Ag1-xSbx)
1.47AurostibiteAuSb2
1.49BismuthBi
1.50MaldoniteAu2Bi
1.51SulphurS8
1.52RosickýiteS
1.53SeleniumSe
1.54TelluriumTe
1.55ChromiumCr
1.56RheniumRe
1.57IronFe
1.58ChromferideFe3Cr1-x (x=0.6)
1.59FerchromideCr3Fe1-x
1.60WairauiteCoFe
1.61NickelNi
1.62Kamacite(Fe,Ni)
1.63Taenite(Fe,Ni)
1.64TetrataeniteFeNi
1.65AwaruiteNi3Fe
1.66Palladium(Pd,Pt)
1.67PotaritePdHg
1.68PaolovitePd2Sn
1.69Stannopalladinite(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
1.70CabriitePd2CuSn
1.71Taimyrite(Pd,Cu,Pt)3Sn
1.72Atokite(Pd,Pt)3Sn
1.73Rustenburgite(Pt,Pd)3Sn
1.74Zvyagintsevite(Pd,Pt,Au)3(Pb,Sn)
1.75PlumbopalladinitePd3Pb2
1.76Osmium(Os,Ir,Ru)
1.77Iridium(Ir,Os,Ru)
1.82PlatinumPt
1.83HongshiitePtCu
1.84NiggliitePtSn
1.85IsoferroplatinumPt3Fe
1.86TetraferroplatinumPtFe
1.87TulameenitePt2CuFe
1.88FerronickelplatinumPt2FeNi
1.89Rhodium(Rh,Pt)

Other Names for Dyscrasite

Other Information

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

References for Dyscrasite

Reference List:
Klaproth, M.H. (1797) Untersuchung des Spießglanzsilbers von Wolfach, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Zweiter Band, Rottmann Berlin, 298-301.

Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1944) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I: Elements, Sulfides, Sulfosalts, Oxides. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 834pp.: 173-175.

Canadian Mineralogist (1973) 11: 187-195.

Canadian Mineralogist(1976) 14: 139-142.

European Journal of Mineralogy: 8: 1347-1350.

Internet Links for Dyscrasite

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Specimens:
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Localities for Dyscrasite

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.
(TL) indicates type locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Georgiana Co.
      • Burraga
Stevens, B.P.J. (1972) Mine Data Sheets to accompany Metallogenic Map Bathurst 1:250,000 Sheet, Department of Mines, Geological Survey of New South Wales.
Stanton, R.L. (1953) The Lloyd copper mine, Burraga. In: Edwards, A.B. (ed.), Geology of Australian Ore Deposits, pp.906-909. Australasian Institute of Mining and Mettalurgy, Melbourne.
    • Robinson Co.
      • Cobar
Leverett, P., McKinnon, A. R., & Williams, P. A. (2005). Supergene geochemistry of the Endeavor ore body, Cobar, NSW, and relationships to other deposits in the Cobar basin. Regolith 2005–Ten Years of CRC LEME, 191-194.
    • Westmoreland Co.
Edwards, A. B. (1953): The mineral composition of the Yerranderie silver-lead ores. Proceedings - Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, No. 170, 73-101.
    • Yancowinna Co.
      • Broken Hill
Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
        • Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine)
Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
Rocks & Min.:62:224-225.; L.Lawrence, A.R.Ramsden & I.T.Graham 1999. On oxidation of Dyscrasite and associated minerals of the Consols Lode, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy Vol.5, No.2, Dec.1999, pp. 63-68; Vera Munro-Smith (2006) Cobalt Mineralisation in Selected Australian Deposits. PhD thesis, University of Western Sydney.
Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
          • Block 39 (ML 39)
Birch et al, 1982
Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
      • Broken Hill district
Ramdohr, P. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333.
  • Queensland
    • Cloncurry Shire
      • Cloncurry
Xu, G. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 58-69.
    • McKinlay Shire
      • McKinlay
USGS Open-File Report 2009-1252 Sediment-hosted zinc-lead deposits of the world - Database and grade and tonnage models
    • Mount Isa City Shire
Canadian Mineralogist (1984) 22, 493-498
No reference listed
      • Mount Isa
Sielecki, R. (1988) The Mount Isa-Cloncurry mineral field. Mineralogical Record, Vol. 19, pg. 469-490.
  • South Australia
    • Eyre Peninsula
      • Kimba
Paul, 2016
    • Flinders Ranges
      • North Flinders Ranges
        • Leigh Creek
          • Lyndhurst
John Toma XRD confirmation together with visual at South Australian Miseum Dep't.of Mineralogy Peter Elliott.; John Toma XRD confirmation together with visual at South Australian Miseum Dep't.of Mineralogy Peter Elliott.; John Toma XRD cinfirmed at South Australian Museum
  • Tasmania
    • Central Coast municipality
      • Penguin
Burns, K. L. (1964) Devonport : one mile geological map series, K55-6-29 [Hobart, Tas.] : Tasmania Dept. of Mines 1964.
Azerbaijan
 
  • Balakan District
    • Belokan-Avar ore district
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia
Bolivia
 
  • Potosí Department
    • Antonio Quijarro Province
      • Agua de Castilla
        • Porco
Kempff, O., Paar, W.H., Tawackoli, S.: "Minerales de Bolivia", 115pp (La Paz, 2009)
    • Chayanta Province
[MinRec 32:469]
Bulgaria
 
  • Vratsa Oblast (Vratza)
    • Balkan Mts (Stara Planina)
http://www.geologija-revija.si/dokument.aspx?id=231
Burkina Faso
 
  • Centre-Ouest Region
Econ Geol (2003) 98:1463-1485
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Greenwood Mining Division
      • Beaverdell
[MinRec 1989]
    • Liard Mining Division
      • McDame Creek
R. M. Thompson (1954) Mineral occurrences in Western Canada. American Mineralogist 39:525-528
  • Manitoba
    • Flin Flon District
Healy, R.E. & Petruk, W. (1990) Petrology of Au-Ag-Hg and "invisible" gold in the Trout Lake massive sulfide deposit, Flin Flon, Manitoba. Canadian Mineralogist 28, 189-206.
    • Lac-du-Bonnet area
      • Bernic Lake
Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 16, pp, 625-640 (1978)
  • Nunavut
    • Mackenzie District
      • Itchen Lake
Canadian Mineralogist (1984) 22, 493-498
  • Ontario
    • Cochrane District
      • Timmins area
        • Kidd Township
CAMPBELL, J. L., LAFLAMME, J. G., LEIGH, R. G., MAXWELL, J. A., & SCOTT, J. D. (1985). PROTON. MICROPROBE ANALYSIS OF TRACE ELEMENTS IN SULFIDES FROM SOME MASSIVE-SULFIDE DEPOSITS LOUIS J. CABRI.
    • Sudbury District
      • Levack Township
Ames, D.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Douma, S.L., 2003, Sudbury Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Mineralogy Compilation: Sudbury Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI): Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1787
    • Timiskaming District
      • Cobalt-Gowganda region
[www.ontariominerals.com]
          • Coleman Township
Royal Ontario Museum
Satterly, J. 1977: A Catalogue of the Ontario Localities Represented by the Mineral Collection of the Royal Ontario Museum; Ontario Geological Survey Miscellaneous Paper MP70, p. 138.
Ramdohr, Paul, 1969, The Ore Minerals and their Intergrowths, Pergamon Press, p. 410.
Satterly, J. 1977: A Catalogue of the Ontario Localities Represented by the Mineral Collection of the Royal Ontario Museum; Ontario Geological Survey Miscellaneous Paper MP70, p. 138.
Can Min (1971) 11:1-430 The Siler-Arsenide Deposits of the Cobalt-Gowganda Region, Ontario
Miller Willet. G. (1907): Cobalt - Nickel Arsenide and Silver, Chapter 1; Sixteenth Annual Report of The Bureau of Mines; Vol. 16, Pt. 2, Pg. 10.
Satterly, J. 1977: A Catalogue of the Ontario Localities Represented by the Mineral Collection of the Royal Ontario Museum; Ontario Geological Survey Miscellaneous Paper MP70, p. 138.
the Canadian Mineralogist V 11 Part 1 1971
Sabina, Ann P., Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 57, Nipissing 404, page 32.
Steve Sorrell Collection
Sabina, Ann P., 2000. Rocks and Minerals for the Collector: Cobalt-Belleterre-Timmins, Ontario and Quebec, GSC. Miscellaneous Report 57, 266 p.
        • South Lorrain Township
Reiner Mielke 2014
geological survey of canada paper 73-13
  • Québec
    • Mauricie
      • Mékinac RCM
Mineral. Deposita 42 (2007) 627-637.
Chile
 
  • Atacama Region
    • Copiapó Province
Cook, R B. (1979): Famous mineral localities; Chanarcillo, Chile. Mineralogical Record. 10, 197-204.
A. Moesta; "Chlor, Brom und Jodverbindungen des Silbers in der natur"; Facultat zu Marburg; Schnellpressendruck von C.L. Pfeil, Marburg, 1869
China
 
  • Guangdong Province
    • Meizhou Prefecture
      • Mei Co.
Genwen Chen, Zhenyu Xiao, and Bin Xia (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(1), 31-36
    • Yunfu Prefecture
      • Yuncheng District
Jiarong Pan and Yangzhong Yu (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(6), 36-41
  • Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
    • Hezhou Prefecture
      • Babu District
Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
  • Heilongjiang Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
    • Jixi Prefecture
      • Mishan Co.
Zhenyuan Liu (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 17-22
  • Hubei Province
    • Huangshi Prefecture
      • Daye Co.
Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
  • Hunan Province
    • Chenzhou Prefecture
      • Linwu Co.
        • Xianghualing Sn-polymetallic ore field
Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
      • Yizhang Co.
        • Dongpo ore field
Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
Yi Li and Youbin Liang (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(8), 21-25
        • Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field
Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244; Bosheng Zhou, Guohua Zhang, Shuqing Gong, and Yousheng Zeng (2002): Geophysical & Geochemical Exploration 26(6), 436-438
  • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
    • Baotou League (Baotou Prefecture)
      • Binhe New District
        • Wulashan Mining District
Econ Geol (1994) 89:1289-1305
    • Hinggan League (Xing'an Prefecture)
      • Horqin Right Middle Banner (Ke'erqin Youyi Zhongqi)
Mei Zhang, Yusheng Zhai, Cunli Shen, Yonghui Liu, Shuaishi Yang, Degao Zhai, Meijuan Yao, Jianping Wang, Shouguang Wang, Zhengxi Gao, and Ling Zhang (2011): Geoscience 25(5), 819-831
Qian Zhang, Xinzhi Zhan, Yuzhuo Qiu, Shuxun Shao, and Zhihao Liu (2002): Geochimica 31(3), 253-258; Xiaoqing Zhu, Qian Zhang, Yuliang He, and Shuxun Shao (2004): Mineral Deposits 23(1), 52-60; Xiaoqing Zhu, Qian Zhamg, Yuliang He, Chaohui Zhu, and Yan Huang (2006): Geochemical Journal 40, 265-275
      • Tuquan Co.
Zhicheng Lu, Peiping Zhang, Guozheng Duan, Libo Hao, and Dianchao Li (2002): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 22(1), 75-80
    • Ulanhad League (Chifeng Prefecture)
      • Bairin Left Banner (Balin Zuoqi)
Dequan Zhang (1993): Mineral Deposits 12(1), 10-19; Guanghai Liu and Daming Bai (1994): Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration 18(2), 121-130
      • Hexigten Banner (Keshiketeng Co.)
Yan Liu, Sihong Jiang, Zhigang Zhang, Yifei Liu, and Fengjun Nie (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(5), 837-854
  • Sichuan Province
    • Garzê Autonomous Prefecture (Ganzi Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Garzê Co. (Ganzi Co.)
Gui He and Xipeng Hu (2009): Acta Geologica Sichuan 30(4), 409-411
      • Jiulong Co.
Xiaogang Wang, Gen Chen, and Yunfeng Yan (2010): Modern Mining 11(11), 44-48
  • Xinjiang Autonomous Region
    • Hami Prefecture (Kumul Prefecture; Qumul Prefecture)
      • Hami Co. (Kumul Co.; Qumul Co.)
Yongming Guo, Jinxiang Zhang, Zhenlin Zou, and Xiaochun Liu (2007): Xinjiang Geology 25(3), 263-266
  • Yunnan Province
    • Dali Autonomous Prefecture
      • Midu Co.
Huanbin Song, Mingqin He, Shangzhong Zhang, and Fenghuang Yi (2008): Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 27, 104-108.
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Central Bohemia Region
      • Benešov (Beneschau)
        • Český Šternberk (Böhmisch Sternberg)
Šrein, V. et al.: Mineralogická charakteristika metasomatického rudního ložiska Malovidy u Českého Šternberka. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2007, roč. 14-15, s. 149-158.
Litochleb, J., Šrein, V.: Chemické složení minerálů bismutu a telluru ze zlatonosných žil příbramského uranového ložiska. Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Geologica, 1989, vol. 33, no. 4, s. 511-519.
        • Březové Hory ore region (Birkenberg)
          • Bohutín
Ettler, V., Červinka, R., Johan, Z. (2009): Mineralogy of medieval slags from lead and silver smelting (Bohutín, Příbram district, Czech Republic): towards estimation of historical smelting conditions. Archaeometry 51, 987-1007.
        • Brod
Litochleb, J., Šrein, V.: Chemické složení minerálů bismutu a telluru ze zlatonosných žil příbramského uranového ložiska. Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Geologica, 1989, vol. 33, no. 4, s. 511-519.
        • Dubenec
Litochleb J., Sejkora J., Šrein V. 2006: The Au-Ag-Sb-Bi-Te mineralization from the deposit Bytíz (Mine 19), The Příbram uranium-polymetallic ore district, Czech Republic. Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 133-135
        • Háje
[Lapis 1995, 12, p.13-24]
Škácha, P., Sejkora, J., Knížek, F., Slepička, V., Litochleb, J., Jebava, I. (2012) Výskyty unikátního monometalického stříbrného zrudnění na žíle H14F3 mezi 7. a 9. patrem šachty č. 21 Háje, příbramský uran-polymetalický revír (Česká republika). Bull. mineral.-petrolog. Odd. Nár. Muz. (Praha) 20, 2, 230-254. ISSN 1211-0329.
    • Karlovy Vary Region
      • Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge)
Ondruš P, Veselovský F, Gabašová A, Hloušek J, Šrein V, Vavrín I, Skála R, Sejkora J, Drábek M (2003) Primary minerals of the Jáchymov ore district, Journal of the Czech Geological Society 48, 19-147
    • Liberec Region
Scharm, B.: Přehled minerálů nalezených v oblasti uranových koncentrací v severočeské křídě. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1995, roč. 3, s. 169-172.
  • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
    • Vysočina Region
      • Havlíčkův Brod (Německý Brod; Deutschbrod)
        • Pohled
HAK, J. & Z. JOHAN (1962): Mineralogical and geochemical study of the indium anomaly in the Pohled deposit near Havlíčkův Brod. Sborník Geologických věd. Technologie, Geochemie, No. 2, 77-106.
      • Žďár nad Sázavou
Kříbek, B., Žák, K., Dobeš, P., Leichmann, J., Pudilová, M., René, M., ... & Lehmann, B. (2009). The Rožná uranium deposit (Bohemian Massif, Czech Republic): shear zone-hosted, late Variscan and post-Variscan hydrothermal mineralization. Mineralium deposita, 44(1), 99-128.
Finland
 
  • Eastern Finland Region
Kojonen, K., Johanson, B., O´Brien, H. E. and Pakkanen, L. (1993): Mineralogy of gold occurrences in the late archean Hattu schist belt, Ilomantsi, Eastern Finland. Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper 17: 233-271.
    • Joroinen
Makkonen, Hannu 1991. Viholanniemen Zn-esiintymän tutkimuksesta vuosina 1984-1988. Geologian Tutkimuskeskus arkistoraportti M19/3234/-91/1/10
    • Rantasalmi
Kojonen,Kari 2008. Au-Ag tellurides-selenides in Finland. International Geological Congress, Oslo August 6-14th. Abstract
  • Northern Finland Region
    • Sotkamo
Kopperoinen, Timo & Tuokko, Ilkka 1988. The Ala-Luoma and Taivaljärvi Zn-Pb-Ag-Au deposits, eastern Finland. in. Archean Geology of the Fennoscandian shield. Proceedings of a Finnish-Soviet Symposion in Finland July 28- August 7,1986. Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper 4, 131-144
    • Ylivieska
Kojonen Kari 1989. The early Proterozoic Zn-Cu-Zn sulphide deposit of Rauhala in Ylivieska Western Finland. Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper 11
France
 
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Isère
      • Allemont
[http://www.zampano.com/minmax/fundort.php3?lang=US&fp=1322&foid=1066]
    • Loire
      • La Pacaudière
        • Le Crozet
Boisard, L. (1872): Notice minéralogique sur la mine de la Pacaudière, Loire. Annales de la Société industrielle de Lyon, année 1871, 103-124. ; Chollet, P. & Devouard, B. (2013): La mine de cuivre et de plomb des Rats, Le Crozet (Loire). Le Règne Minéral, 109, 7-46.
    • Savoie
      • La Lauzière massif
        • Montchabert
DE ASCENCAO GUEDES R. (2000). La Lauzière : les espèces minérales, Savoie, France. Le Règne Minéral hors-série n°6, pp. 24-39. Editions du Piat.
  • Brittany
    • Finistère
      • Huelgoat (Locmaria-Berrien)
R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
  • Grand Est
    • Bas-Rhin
      • Villé Valley
Wittern, Journée (1997): "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), pp. 36-37.
    • Haut-Rhin
      • Ste Marie-aux-Mines (Markirch)
P&T N°23-24, H. BARI 1982, Minéralogie des filons du Neuenberg à Sainte Marie aux Mines (Haut-Rhin).
          • Sankt Jakob vein
Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997
    • Vosges
      • St Dié
        • Lusse
Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine
    • Corrèze
      • Ussel
[MinRec 1982, 5, p.261-268]
  • Occitanie
    • Hautes-Pyrénées
      • Argelès-Gazost
        • Pierrefitte
Picot, P. and Johan, Z. (1977). Atlas des Minéraux Métalliques, BRGM, Elsevier
Georgia
 
  • Kvemo Kartli Region
    • Bolnisi District
Ramaz Migineishvili (2005) Hybrid nature of the Madneuli Cu-Au deposit, Georgia. IGCP Project 486, 2005 Field Workshop, Kiten, Bulgaria, 14-19 September 2005
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Alpirsbach
Lapis 1987(7/8), 15ff.
      • Haslach
        • Welschbollenbach
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Wieden
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Wolfach
        • Oberwolfach
          • Frohnbach valley
Klaproth, M.H. (1797): Untersuchung des Spießglanzsilbers von Wolfach, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Zweiter Band, Rottmann Berlin, 298-301; Sebastian Staude, Thomas Wagner and Gregor Markl (2007): Mineralogy, mineral compositions and fluid evolution at the Wenzel hydrothermal deposit, southern germany: implications for the formation of Kongsberg-type silver deposits. Can. Mineral. 45, 1147-1176.
  • Bavaria
    • Franconia
      • Fichtelgebirge
        • Wunsiedel
          • Sinatengrün
Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
    • Upper Palatinate
      • Lam
        • Buchet
S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
  • Lower Saxony
    • Harz
      • St Andreasberg District
Klaproth, M.H. (1802): Chemische Untersuchung des Gediegen-Spießglanzes von Andreasberg, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Dritter Band, Rottmann Berlin, 169-172
No reference listed
own collection
Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
No reference listed
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
      • Johanngeorgenstadt District
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
      • Marienberg District
        • Lauta
Hajek, W. (2010): Kristallwelten Marienberg. Weise Verlag, München.
Greece
 
  • Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika)
    • Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium)
      • Lavrion District Mines
        • Agios Konstantinos [St Constantine] (Kamariza)
Meixner, H. & Paar, W. (1982): New observations on ore formation and weathering of the Kamariza deposit, Laurion, SE Attica (Greece). Special Publication of the Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits 2 (Ore Genesis: State of the Art), 760-767.
Greenland
 
  • Kujalleq
    • Narsaq
Petersen, O.V. (2001): List of all minerals identified in the Ilímaussaq alkaline complex, South Greenland. Geology of Greenland Survey Bulletin. 190, 25-33
        • Kangerluarsuk Fjord (Kangerdluarssuq Fjord)
          • Head of Kangerluarsuk
Karup-Moeller, S., Makovicky, E. (1974): Skinnerite, a new Sulfosalt from the Ilimaussaq Alkaline Intrusion, South Greenland, American Mineralogist, Vol. 59, 889-895; Karup-Møller, S., Makovicky, E. (1974): Skinnerite, a new Sulfosalt from the Ilimaussaq Alkaline Intrusion, South Greenland. American Mineralogist. 59, 889-895
India
 
  • Rajasthan (Rajputana)
    • Ajmer Division
      • Bhilwara District
Höller, W., and Gandhi, S.M. (1997): Mineralogy and Petrology 60, 99-119.
Italy
 
  • Trentino-Alto Adige (Trentino-Südtirol)
    • Bolzano Province (South Tyrol)
      • Isarco Valley (Eisack Valley)
Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp. ; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
        • Ridanna Valley (Ridnaun Valley)
Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
      • Passiria Valley (Passeier Valley)
Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
      • Sarentine Alps (Sarntal Alps)
        • Durna Valley (Durnholz Valley)
Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 p
Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
Japan
 
  • Hokkaido
    • Sapporo
      • Nishi-ku
Ishibashi (1956) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 2, 447-457.; Nakata et al (1989) Mineralogical Magazine, 53, 387-388
Kazakhstan
 
  • Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast')
    • Kayrakty (Kairakty)
United States Geological Survey (USGS) Mineral Resources Data
  • Kostanay Province (Qostanay Oblysy; Kostanai Oblast')
    • Rudny
Madagascar
 
  • Mahajanga Province (Majunga)
    • Betsiboka Region
      • Tsaratanàna District
Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la Minéralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, 78p [p.35]
Mexico
 
  • Hidalgo
    • Mun. de Mineral del Chico
      • Mineral del Chico
Panczner(1987):184.
Morocco
 
  • Drâa-Tafilalet Region
    • Ouarzazate Province
      • Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro)
        • Imiter District
Barral, J.-P., Favreau, G. and Lheur, C. (2009): Imiter, der größte Silberbergbau Marokkos: Geologie, Bergbaugeschichte und Mineralien. Lapis 34 (12), 15-43; 62 (in German).
      • Tazenakht
        • Bou Azer District (Bou Azzer District)
          • Bouismas (Bouismass)
Praszkier, T. (2010): Mineralogische Bonanzas - die Funde der letzten beiden Jahre in Bou Azzer, Marokko. Mineralien-Welt 21 (2), 68-77; Praszkier, T. (2010): Dyskrasit, Allargentum und Safflorit: Neufunde aus der Bouismas Mine, Bou Azzer, Marokko. Lapis, 35 (11), 32-34.
Namibia
 
  • Erongo Region
    • Swakopmund District
      • Arandis
Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2007): Namibia. Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag, Haltern, 341 pp. (in English)
  • Otjikoto Region (Oshikoto)
    • Tsumeb
Joy Desor specimen. Analyzed by EDS. Photo ID 737103
Norway
 
  • Buskerud
    • Flesberg
      • Svene
        • Kongsberg Silver Mining District
          • Vinoren Silver Mine Field
            • Vinoren Southern Mines
Kullerud, K., Kotková, J. & Škoda (2016): Ag-Sb bearing miinerals from the Kongsberg Silver Deposit, Buskerud, Norway. Norsk mineralsymposium 2016: 53-59
    • Kongsberg
Neumann, H. (1944): Silver deposits at Kongsberg. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 162, p. 54 - 55; Kullerud, K., Kotková, J. & Škoda (2016): Ag-Sb bearing minerals from the Kongsberg Silver Deposit, Buskerud, Norway. Norsk mineralsymposium 2016, 53-59.
        • Jonsknuten
Brünnich, M. L. (1777): Forsøg til Mineralogie for Norge. Priskrift, Trondhjem p. 22, Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68,p. 12.
        • Overberget Mining Field
Kjell Gatedal collection and photo
  • Nordland
    • Fauske
      • Sulitjelma
        • Sulitjelma Cu Mines
Ramdohr, P.(1938): Antimonreiche Paragenesen von Jakobsbakken bei Sulitjelma. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 18: 275-289
    • Hemnes
      • Bleikvassli
Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56.
  • Sør-Trøndelag
    • Røros
      • Røros copper mines
Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
        • Storwartz mine field
Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Prebaikalia (Pribaikal'e)
      • Irkutskaya Oblast'
        • Bodaibo
          • Lena Gold District
            • Kropotkinsky ore cluster
http://www.igem.ru/igem/chem/pt/sukhloge.htm; Distler, V. V., Mitrofanov, G. L., Yudovskaya, M. A., Lishnevsky, E. N., & Prokof’ev, V. Y. (2005). Deep structure and ore-forming processes of the Sukhoi Log gold-platinum deposit, Russia. In Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge (pp. 921-923). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
    • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
      • Yana-Kolyma Foldbelt
Goryachev, N. A., Gamyanin, G. N., Prokof’ev, V. Y., Velivetskaya, T. A., Ignat’ev, A. V., & Leskova, N. V. (2011). Ag-Sb mineralization of the Yana-Kolyma belt, Northeast Russia. Russian Journal of Pacific Geology, 5(2), 97-110.
  • Far-Eastern Region
    • Primorskiy Kray
American Mineralogist, Vol. 64, 1979, pp. 432-435
Slovakia
 
  • Banská Bystrica Region
    • Brezno Co.
      • Horná Lehota
Hak J. & Losert J., 1962: O poverfenském zrudnění u Trangošky v Nízkých Tatrách. Sborník Ústavu nerostných surovin, 57-121.
    • Žiar nad Hronom Co.
Ďuďa R., 1993 : Die mineralien der Gold und Silber - lagersttäte von Kremnitz ( Kremnica) in der Slowakei. Mineralien Welt /Haltern,Nemecko/,5, s. 20 - 32
  • Košice Region
    • Gelnica Co.
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
      • Prakovce (Prackendorf)
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590
    • Košice Co.
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
Pauliš P., Ďuďa R., 2002: Nejzajimavejší mineralogická nalezište Slovenska. Kuttna, Kutná Hora, 134p.
  • Prešov Region
    • Prešov Co.
      • Červenica
        • Dubník
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590
Duda et. all.,1981:Minerály severnej časti Slanských vrchov. Min.Slovca,Monografia 2,Bratislava, 98 p
South Africa
 
  • Free State Province
Minerals of South Africa
  • North West Province
    • Dr Kenneth Kaunda District
      • Witwatersrand field
        • Klerksdorp
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Almería
      • Cuevas del Almanzora (Cuevas de Vera)
        • Sierra Almagrera
          • Las Herrerías
Calvo, M. Minerales y minas de España
  • Castile-La Mancha
    • Guadalajara
Mineralogical Record, 23 (3), 241-249
Jordi Fabre; Calvo, M. and Sevillano, E. (1995): Famous mineral localities: Hiendelaencina Guadalajara Prov. Spain. Mineralogical Record 23, 241-249.
Sweden
 
  • Dalarna
    • Falun
      • Grycksbo
No reference listed
    • Hedemora
      • Garpenberg
Grensman, F., Kalinowski, M.P. and Sandström, F. (2001): Garpenberg Norra. Litofilen. 18 (2), 26-46.
Öhman, L., F. Grensman (2000): Garpenberg (Södra). Litofilen, 17, 29-38
  • Gästrikland
    • Sandviken
No reference listed
  • Lappland
    • Malå
SAMLA 4.1 database (in swedish)
P. M. Kartashov data
  • Södermanland
    • Nyköping
      • Långsjön
NJMMh 1982, 201
      • Tunaberg
Can Min (1994) 32, 179-184; NJMAh (1994) 166 (3), 261-294
Dobbe, R. T. M., Lustenhouwer, W. and Zakrzewski, M. A. (1994): Kieftite, CoSb3, a new member of the Skutterudite group from Tunaberg, Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 32, 179-183
  • Värmland
    • Filipstad
      • Långban district
Kjell Gatedal
  • Västerbotten
    • Skellefteå
      • Boliden
        • Skellefteå Mine
Kjell Gatedal
  • Västmanland
    • Hällefors
Jasinski, A.W. (1983): Some aspects of the silver mineralization in the Hällefors region (Bergslagen, Sweden). Mineralogical Magazine. 47, 507-514
Canadian Mineralogist (1984) Vol,22, pp. 583-593
    • Ljusnarsberg
      • Kopparberg
No reference listed
    • Sala
Kieft, C., Holmgren, J. & Eriksson, G.: (1987): The Silver-Mercury-Antimony minerals of Sala, Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 25 :647-658
Switzerland
 
  • Aargau
    • Böttstein
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 144.
Tajikistan
 
  • Viloyati Sogd (Viloyati Sughd; Viloyati Khodzhent; Viloyati Leninabad)
    • Adrasman
Pavel M. Kartashov data
    • Kurama Mts
      • Kandjol ore field
Moralev, G.V., and Shatagin, K.N. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 405-413.
USA
 
  • Alaska
    • Juneau Borough
      • Admiralty District
William C. van Laer
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Mule Mts
        • Warren District
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd. ed.:65
    • Pima Co.
      • Santa Rita Mts
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 210; Schrader, F.C. (1917), The geologic distribution and genesis of the metals in the Santa Rita-Patagonia Mountains, AZ, Econ.Geol.: 12: 237-269.
    • Santa Cruz Co.
      • Santa Rita Mts
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 210; Schrader, F.C. (1917), The geologic distribution and genesis of the metals in the Santa Rita-Patagonia Mountains, Arizona, Econ.Geol.: 12: 237-269.
  • Colorado
    • Clear Creek Co.
      • Silver Plume
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Eagle Co.
      • Gilman District (Battle Mountain District; Red Cliff District)
        • Gilman
"Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
    • Ouray Co.
      • Paquin District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • San Juan Co.
      • Red Mountain District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
  • Michigan
    • Marquette Co.
      • Ishpeming Greenstone belt (Marquette Greenstone belt)
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
  • Nevada
    • Lander Co.
Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
    • Nye Co.
      • Toquima Range
        • Belmont District
          • Belmont
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Storey Co.
      • Comstock District
        • Virginia City
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
  • New Mexico
    • Doña Ana Co.
      • Organ Mts
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd. rev. ed. (1996)
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
  • Utah
    • Salt Lake Co.
      • Wasatch Mts
        • Big Cottonwood District
          • Argenta
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
  • Washington
    • Chelan Co.
      • Wenatchee District
        • Wenatchee
          • Squillchuck Creek
Lasmanis, R. (1995): Mineral News: A Compendium of Wenatchee District Mineralogy, Chelan County, Washington, p.6-7
    • King Co.
      • Miller River District
        • Grotto
Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.84; Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report; Derkey, Joseph, Lasmanis
  • Wisconsin
    • Oneida Co.
      • Ladysmith-Rhinelander Metavolcanic Complex
Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
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