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Manganophyllite

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About ManganophylliteHide

Formula:
K(Fe,Mg,Mn)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
Colour:
Dark brownish
Crystal System:
Hexagonal
A variety of Biotite

A Mn-rich variety of biotite.

Originally described from Harstigen Mine, Pajsberg, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden.


Physical Properties of ManganophylliteHide

Colour:
Dark brownish

Chemical Properties of ManganophylliteHide

Formula:
K(Fe,Mg,Mn)3AlSi3O10(OH)2

Crystallography of ManganophylliteHide

Crystal System:
Hexagonal

First Recorded Occurrence of ManganophylliteHide

Synonyms of ManganophylliteHide

Other Language Names for ManganophylliteHide

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
5 photos of Manganophyllite associated with GanomalitePb9Ca5Mn(Si2O7)4(SiO4)O
5 photos of Manganophyllite associated with MelanotekitePb2Fe3+2(Si2O7)O2
5 photos of Manganophyllite associated with CymriteBaAl2Si2(O,OH)8 · H2O
5 photos of Manganophyllite associated with AndraditeCa3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
3 photos of Manganophyllite associated with Magnetoplumbite(Pb,Mn)(Fe,Mn)12O19
1 photo of Manganophyllite associated with Jacobsite-QMn2+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2O4
1 photo of Manganophyllite associated with CalciteCaCO3
1 photo of Manganophyllite associated with PlumboferritePb2(Fe3+,Mn2+,Mg)11O19
1 photo of Manganophyllite associated with JacobsiteMn2+Fe3+2O4
1 photo of Manganophyllite associated with Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2

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.

References for ManganophylliteHide

Reference List:
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Hamberg, A. (1890): Mineralogische Studien. 7. Über die Manganophylle von der Grube Harstigen bei Pajsberg in Vermland. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar 133, 567-579

Internet Links for ManganophylliteHide

Localities for ManganophylliteHide

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.
China
 
  • Hunan
    • Chenzhou
      • Yizhang Co.
        • Dongpo ore field
Zhenhua Zhou, Hongwei Liu, Guoxiong Chang, Linsu Li, Tao Li, Yongjun Yang, Ruijun Zhang, and Xianhe Ji (2011): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 30(1), 97-112
India
 
  • Andhra Pradesh
    • Uttarandhra Region
Econ Geol (1980) 75:1083-1104
  • Gujarat
    • Panch Mahal District
V. K. Nayak(1961 ): A Note on Manganophyllite from Goldongri, India. Mineralogical Magazine Vol 32 pp 908-909
  • Madhya Pradesh
    • Chhindwara District (Chindawara District; Chindwara District)
Roy, S., and Purkait, P.K. (1968): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 20, 86-114.
    • Jabalpur division
      • Balaghat District
Kilpady, S.R. (1964): Winchite from Ponia, Balaghat District, Madhya Pradesh. J. Univ. Geol. Soc. Nagpur 1, 7.
    • Jhabua District
Nayak, V. K. (1966): Mineralogy and genesis of the manganese ores of Kajlidongri mine, district Jhabua, Madhya Pradesh, India. Economic Geology 61, 1280-1282.
  • Maharashtra
    • Bhandara District
Bilgrami, S. A. (1955). Manganese amphiboles from Chikla, Bhandara district, India. Min. Mag, 30, 633-644.
Italy
 
  • Lombardy
    • Sondrio Province
      • Lanzada
        • Scerscen Valley
Bedognè, F., Montrasio, A., Sciesa, E. (1993) I minerali della provincia di Sondrio: Valmalenco. Bettini, Sondrio, 275 pp.
Japan
 
  • Aichi Prefecture
    • Kitashitara County
      • Shitara
Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsankoubutsu Gojuonhairetsu sanchi-ichiranhyou, p 61.
  • Iwate Prefecture
    • Kunohe-gun
      • Noda
Watanabe, T. (1959) Mineralogical Journal, 2, 6, 408-421
    • Shimohei District
      • Iwaizumi
Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan)
  • Kyoto Prefecture
    • Kyotango city
      • Ohro (Ōro; Ouro; Ooro)
Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
  • Shiga Prefecture
    • Ritto City
Dr. Yohachiro Okamoto collection (conserved by the Geological Survey of Japan)
Kazakhstan
 
  • Karaganda Region
    • Karazhal
      • Ushkatyn deposits (Ushkatan)
Kayupova, M. M. (1964) Pyrosmalite from the Dzhumart and Ushkatyn Deposits, Central Kazakhstan. Translated from: Pirosmalit iz mestorozhdeniy Dzhumart i Ushkatyn v Tsentral'nom Kazakhstane. Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR, 1964, Vol. 159, No.3, pp.560-663.
Norway
 
  • Vestfold og Telemark
    • Tokke
      • Botnedal
Wel, D.van der. (1999): The Minerals of the Brandsnuten Manganes Deposit, Tokke, Norway. Bergverksmuseets Skrift 15: 74-86
Romania
 
  • Caraş-Severin
Hârtopanu, P., Hârtopanu, I. (1996): NEW DATA ON MN-FE DELINEŞTI DEPOSIT, SEMENIC MOUNTAINS. Rom. Mineral.: 77: 35-47
  • Maramureș
    • Târgu Lăpuș
Udubașa, G., Ďud'a, R., Szakáll, S., Kvasnytsya, V., Koszowska, E., Novák, M. (2002): Minerals of the Carpathians (Szakáll, S., ed.). Granit, Prague, Czech Rep., 482 pp.
South Africa
 
  • North West
    • Bojanala Platinum District Municipality
Mitchell, R.H., Liferovich, R.P. (2004) Ecandrewsite - zincian pyrophanite from lujavrite, Pilansberg alkaline complex, South Africa. The Canadian Mineralogist: 42: 1169-1178.
Sweden
 
  • Örebro County
    • Hällefors
      • Grythyttan
No reference listed
    • Lindesberg
Roy, S. (1972). Metamorphism of sedimentary manganese deposits. Acta Mineralogica-Petrographica, 20(2), 325-336.
Koark, H. (1970): Zur Geologie des Neuentdeckten Jakobsit-Braunit-Hämatit-Mangansilikatlagers Slöjdartorp im Nybergetfelde in Zentralschweden. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar (GFF). 92, 388-401
  • Värmland County
    • Filipstad
      • Långban Ore District
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 782, 1021, 1028.
Wiklund, S. (2016) Om ett fynd av kristalliserad pyrobelonit från Långban. LångbansNytt 22 (1): 20-21
Flink, G. (1922): Akrochordit, ett nytt mineral från Långbans gruvor. Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlinger. 44: 773-776.
      • Nordmark District
Magnusson, N.H. (1929): Nordmarks malmtrakt. Sveriges Geologiska Undersökning, series Ca 13, 98p.
Ulf Nyberg photo & specimen
      • Persberg ore district
        • Pajsberg
Igelström (1872) Översigt KVA, pp. 63-64. ; Hamberg, A. (1890): Mineralogische Studien. 7. Über die Manganophylle von der Grube Harstigen bei Pajsberg in Vermland. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar 133, 567-579
No reference listed
  • Västmanland County
    • Norberg
Ounchanum, P. & Morad, S. (1987): Paragenesis of akatoreite and ganophyllite in the manganiferous rocks of the Häste Field, Norberg ore district, central Sweden. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen 157, 225-244.
Nysten, P. & Lorin, T. (2016) Nyupptäckta Ca-, Mn-, Pb-, Ba-, As- och Sb-förande mineral i Norbergs malmtrakt. LångbansNytt 22 (1): 7-19
Switzerland
 
  • Grisons
    • Viamala Region
      • Ferrera
        • Ausserferrera
Brugger, J., Berlepsch, P. (1997): Johninnesite Na2(Mn)9(Mn,Mg)7(AsO4)2(Si6O17)2(OH)8: a new occurrence in Val Ferrera (Graubünden, Switzerland): Schweiz. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt., 77, 449-455.
  • Ticino
    • Blenio
      • Blenio Valley
        • Camadra Valley
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 78
USA
 
  • Colorado
    • Pitkin Co.
      • Snowmass Area
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
  • Maine
    • Androscoggin Co.
Thompson, et al., 1991. Maine Mineral Localities, 2nd ed.
 
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