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Magnesio-arfvedsonite

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About Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Formula:
{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
The arfvedsonite group minerals are sodium amphiboles defined with A(Na+K+2Ca)> 0.5 apfu and 0.5 apfu < C(Al+Fe3++2Ti) < 1.5 apfu with Fe as the dominant element in the C3+ position.

Magnesio-arfvedsonite is defined with

A position: Na dominant
C2+ position: Mg dominant
C3+ position: Fe dominant
W position: (OH) dominant
Colour:
Bluish-black to black, purple
Lustre:
Vitreous
Hardness:
5 - 6
Crystal System:
Monoclinic
Name:
For its relationship to arfvedsonite
CFe3+-dominant analogue of eckermannite.


Classification of Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Approved
Notes:
Renamed by the IMA
Approval History:
Renamed by IMA: 2014
9.DE.25

9 : SILICATES (Germanates)
D : Inosilicates
E : Inosilicates with 2-periodic double chains, Si4O11; Clinoamphiboles
14.24.2

14 : Silicates not Containing Aluminum
24 : Silicates of Fe, Mg and alkalis

Pronounciation of Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Pronounciation:
PlayRecorded byCountry
Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

Physical Properties of Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Vitreous
Colour:
Bluish-black to black, purple
Streak:
Pale grey to dark bluish-grey.
Hardness:
5 - 6 on Mohs scale

Optical Data of Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Type:
Biaxial (-)
RI values:
nα = 1.660 nβ = 1.662 nγ = 1.664
2V:
Measured: 33° to 40°, Calculated: 88°
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.004
Image shows birefringence interference colour range (at 30µm thickness)
and does not take into account mineral colouration.
Surface Relief:
Moderate
Dispersion:
weak

Chemical Properties of Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Formula:
{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2

The arfvedsonite group minerals are sodium amphiboles defined with A(Na+K+2Ca)> 0.5 apfu and 0.5 apfu < C(Al+Fe3++2Ti) < 1.5 apfu with Fe as the dominant element in the C3+ position.

Magnesio-arfvedsonite is defined with

A position: Na dominant
C2+ position: Mg dominant
C3+ position: Fe dominant
W position: (OH) dominant
IMA Formula:
NaNa2(Mg4Fe3+)Si8O22(OH)2

Crystallography of Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Crystal System:
Monoclinic
Class (H-M):
2/m - Prismatic
Space Group:
B2/m
Setting:
C2/m
Cell Parameters:
a = 9.867(1) Å, b = 17.928(2) Å, c = 5.2839(6) Å
β = 103.799(2)°
Ratio:
a:b:c = 0.55 : 1 : 0.295
Unit Cell V:
907.72 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
8.451(46)
3.399(68)
3.273(39)
3.144(63)
2.970(34)
2.708(100)
2.526(60)
2.167(37)

Type Occurrence of Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Place of Conservation of Type Material:
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY, USA, catalogue number H35024

Synonyms of Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Other Language Names for Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Varieties of Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

AnophoriteAmphibole Group. A variety of Magnesio-Arfvedsonite. Designated a titanian calcian Magnesio-Arfvedsonite.
Originally reported from Michelsberg Quarry, Katzenbuckel Mt., Eberbach, Odenwald, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Chromian Magnesio-arfvedsoniteCr bearing (up to Fe:Cr = 1:1) variety of Magnesio-arfvedsonite from jadeitites of Myanmar.

Relationship of Magnesio-arfvedsonite to other SpeciesHide

Other Members of this group:
Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
Fluoro-arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22F2
Magnesio-fluoro-arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Mg4Fe3+][Si8O22](F,OH)2Mon.
Potassic-arfvedsonite[(K,Na)][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
Potassic-magnesio-arfvedsonite[K][Na2][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
Potassic-magnesio-fluoro-arfvedsonite[(K,Na)][Na2][Mg4Fe3+][Si8O22][(F,OH)2]

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Orthoclase6 photos of Magnesio-arfvedsonite associated with Orthoclase on mindat.org.
Albite6 photos of Magnesio-arfvedsonite associated with Albite on mindat.org.
Pectolite4 photos of Magnesio-arfvedsonite associated with Pectolite on mindat.org.
Låvenite4 photos of Magnesio-arfvedsonite associated with Låvenite on mindat.org.
Aegirine4 photos of Magnesio-arfvedsonite associated with Aegirine on mindat.org.
Jinshajiangite4 photos of Magnesio-arfvedsonite associated with Jinshajiangite on mindat.org.
Braunite4 photos of Magnesio-arfvedsonite associated with Braunite on mindat.org.
Vitusite-(Ce)4 photos of Magnesio-arfvedsonite associated with Vitusite-(Ce) on mindat.org.
Batisite3 photos of Magnesio-arfvedsonite associated with Batisite on mindat.org.
Natrolite3 photos of Magnesio-arfvedsonite associated with Natrolite on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

9.DE.Clino-suenoite□{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.05Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnma
9.DE.05Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.05Clino-holmquistite Root Name☐{Li2}{Z2+3Z3+2}(Si8O22)(OH,F,Cl)2Mon.
9.DE.05Grunerite☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.05Permanganogrunerite☐{Mn2+2}{Mn2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.05Ferro-fluoro-pedrizite{Na}{Li2}{Fe2Al2Li}(Al2Si6O22)F2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.05Ferri-fluoro-leakeite{Na}{Na2}{Mg2Fe3+2Li}(Si8O22)F2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.10Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.10Ferri-tschermakite☐{Ca2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.10Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.10Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.10Ferro-tschermakite☐{Ca2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.10Joesmithite{Pb}{Ca2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Be2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.10Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.10Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.10Tschermakite☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.10CannilloiteCa(Ca2)(Mg4Al)(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.10Fluoro-cannilloite{Ca}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al3Si5O22)(F,OH)2Mon.
9.DE.10Parvo-manganotremolite☐{CaMn2+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.10Fluoro-tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)F2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.10Potassic-fluoro-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)F2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.15Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Ferro-edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Ferro-kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2Mon.
9.DE.15Ferro-pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2 Mon.
9.DE.15Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Sadanagaite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3Al2}(Si5Al3O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Fluoro-edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(F,OH)2Mon. 2/m : P2/m
9.DE.15Potassic-ferro-ferri-sadanagaite{K}{Ca2}{Fe2+3Fe3+2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Potassic-sadanagaite{K}{Ca2}{Mg3Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Potassic-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite{K}{Ca2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.15Magnesio-fluoro-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)F2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.15Potassic-fluoro-hastingsite{K}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(F,OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.15Potassic-chloro-hastingsite{K}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.15Fluoro-pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(F,OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.15Parvo-mangano-edenite{Na}{CaMn2+}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.15Potassic-chloro-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
9.DE.15Potassic-ferro-chloro-edenite{K}{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(AlSi7O22)(Cl,OH)2
9.DE.15Potassic-magnesio-hastingsite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.15Potassic-ferro-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.15Chromio-pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Cr3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.20Ferro-taramiteNa(CaNa)(Fe2+3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.20Barroisite☐{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.20Ferro-ferri-barroisite☐(CaNa)(Fe2+3Fe3+2)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
9.DE.20Ferro-ferri-winchite☐[CaNa][Fe2+4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
9.DE.20Ferri-barroisite☐(CaNa)(Mg3Fe3+2)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
9.DE.20Ferro-ferri-taramiteNa(CaNa)(Fe2+3Fe3+2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
9.DE.20Ferro-ferri-katophoriteNa(NaCa)(Fe2+4Fe3+)(Si7Al)O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.20Ferro-barroisite☐{CaNa}{Fe2+3Al2}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.20Ferro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.20Ferro-winchite ☐{CaNa}{Fe2+4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.20Ferro-katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Fe2+4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
9.DE.20Ferri-taramiteNa(CaNa)(Mg3Fe3+2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.20Magnesiotaramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3AlFe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.20Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.20Winchite☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m
9.DE.20Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.20Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2Mon. 2/m
9.DE.20Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.20Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2Mon.
9.DE.20Potassic-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.20Ferri-ghoseite☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m
9.DE.20Ferri-winchite☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.20Fluoro-taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)F2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25EckermanniteNaNa2(Mg4Al}Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Ferro-eckermanniteNaNa2(Fe2+4Al)Si8O22(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Ferro-glaucophane◻[Na2][Fe2+3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Potassic-mangani-leakeite[(Na,K)][Na2][Mg2Mn3+2Li]Si8O22(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Mangano-ferri-eckermannite{Na}{Na2}{Mn2+4Fe3+}Si8O22(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Ferri-leakeite[Na][Na2][Mg2Fe3+2Li]Si8O22(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Magnesio-riebeckite◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25NybøiteNaNa2(Mg3Al2)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Mangano-mangani-ungarettiiteNaNa2(Mn2+2Mn3+3)(Si8O22)O2Mon.
9.DE.25Ferro-ferri-nybøiteNaNa2[(Fe2+3,Mg)Fe3+2](AlSi7O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Clino-ferro-ferri-holmquistite◻{Li2}{Fe2+3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Ferri-nybøiteNaNa2(Mg3Fe3+2](AlSi7O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Ferro-ferri-leakeite[Na][Na2][Fe2+2Fe3+2Li]Si8O22(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Ferro-ferri-fluoro-leakeiteNa(Na2)(Fe2+2Fe3+2Li)(Si8O22)(F)2Mon.
9.DE.25Sodic-ferri-clinoferroholmquistiteNa0.5{Li2}{Fe2+3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Magnesio-fluoro-arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Mg4Fe3+][Si8O22](F,OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Ferri-pedrizite[Na][Li2][Mg2Fe3+2Li]Si8O22(OH)2Mon.
9.DE.25Potassic-ferri-leakeite[K][Na2][Mg2Fe3+2Li]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Fluoro-nybøiteNaNa2(Mg3Al2)(AlSi7O22)(F,OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Mangani-dellaventuraite{Na}{Na2}{MgMn3+2LiTi4+}Si8O22O2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Fluoro-pedriziteNaLi2(Mg2Al2Li)(Si8O22)F2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Potassic-arfvedsonite[(K,Na)][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Mangani-obertiiteNa(Na2)(Mg3Mn3+Ti)(Si8O22)O2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Potassic-magnesio-fluoro-arfvedsonite[(K,Na)][Na2][Mg4Fe3+][Si8O22][(F,OH)2]
9.DE.25Ferro-ferri-pedrizite[Na][Li2][Fe2+2Fe3+2Li]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Potassic-magnesio-arfvedsonite[K][Na2][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25PedriziteNaLi2(LiMg2Al2)(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Ferro-pedriziteNaLi2(Fe2+2Al2Li)Si8O22(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Fluoro-leakeiteNaNa2(Mg2Al2Li)(Si8O22)F2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
9.DE.25Ferro-ferri-obertiiteNaNa2(Fe2+3Fe3+Ti)Si8O22O2Mon. 2/m : B2/m

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

14.24.1Magnesio-riebeckite◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2Mon.
14.24.3CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
14.24.4Roedderite(Na,K)2(Mg,Fe)5Si12O30Hex. 6 m2 : P62c
14.24.5Merrihueite(K,Na)2(Fe,Mg)5Si12O30Hex.
14.24.6ChayesiteK(Mg,Fe)4FeSi12O30Hex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P6/mcc

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
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References for Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Reference List:
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Mandarino, J.A. (1998) The Second List of Additions and Corrections to the Glossary of Mineral Species (1995). The Amphibole Group. Mineralogical Record: 29: 169-174.
Hawthorne, F.C., Oberti, R. (2006) On the classification of amphiboles. The Canadian Mineralogist: 44: 1-21.
Hawthorne, F.C., Oberti, R., Zanetti, A. (2008) The crystal chemistry of alkali amphiboles from the Kajlidongri Manganese Mine, India. Canadian Mineralogist 46, 455-466.
Hawthorne, F.C., Oberti, R., Harlow, G.E., Maresch, W.V., Martin, R.F., Schumacher, J.C., Welch, M.D. (2012) Nomenclature of the amphibole supergroup. American Mineralogist: 97: 2031-2048.
Oberti, R., Boiocchi, M., Hawthorne, F.C., Ball, N.A., Harlow, G.E. (2014) Magnesio-arfvedsonite, IMA 2013-137. CNMNC Newsletter No. 20, June 2014, page
553; Mineralogical Magazine: 78: 549-558.
Oberti, R., Boiocchi, M., Hawthorne, F.C., Ball, Neil, A., Harlow, G.E. (2015) Magnesio-arfvedsonite from Jade Mine Tract, Myanmar: mineral description and crystal chemistry. Mineralogical Magazine: 79: 253–260.

Internet Links for Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

Localities for Magnesio-arfvedsoniteHide

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.
Argentina
 
  • Santiago del Estero
    • Ojo de Agua Department
Franchini, M., Lira, R., Meinert, L., Ríos, F. J., Poklepovic, M. F., Impiccini, A., & Millone, H. A. (2005). Na-Fe-Ca Alteration and LREE (Th-Nb) Mineralization in Marble and Granitoids of Sierra de Sumampa, Santiago del Estero, Argentina. Economic Geology, 100(4), 733-764.
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Forbes Co.
      • Grenfell
No reference listed
Austria
 
  • Lower Austria
[var: Anophorite] R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Brazil
 
  • Minas Gerais
    • Araxá
Traversa, G., Gomes, C. B., Brotzu, P., Buraglini, N., Morbidelli, L., Principato, M. S., ... & Ruberti, E. (2001). Petrography and mineral chemistry of carbonatites and mica-rich rocks from the Araxá complex (Alto Paranaíba Province, Brazil). Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, 73(1), 71-98.
Bulgaria
 
www.bgd.bg/summanual_2003_2.htm.
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Omenica Mining Division
      • Williston Lake
Jennifer Pell (1994) Carbonatites, Nepheline Syenites, Kimberlites and Related Rocks in British Columbia. Brithish Columbia Ministry of Energy Bulletin 88.
  • Ontario
    • Algoma District
      • McMurray Township
Sage (1988) Ont. Geol. Survey Study 47.
    • Thunder Bay District
      • O'Meara Township
Platt & Wooley (1990)
  • Québec
    • Abitibi-Témiscamingue
      • Témiscamingue RCM
        • Les Lacs-du-Témiscamingue
Frank Craig
    • Montérégie
      • La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM
        • Mont Saint-Hilaire
Horváth, L and Gault, R.A. (1990), The mineralogy of Mont Saint-Hilaire Quebec. Mineralogical Record: 21: 284-359.
    • Outaouais
      • Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCM
Donald D. Hogarth, and Pierre LaPointe, 1984, Amphibole and pyroxene development in fenite from Cantley, Quebec, Canadian Mineralogist; May 1984; v. 22; no. 2; p. 281-295.
China
 
  • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
    • Baotou League (Baotou Prefecture)
      • Bayan Obo mining district
        • Bayan Obo
Smith, M.P. (2006): Lithos 93(1/2), 126-148.
  • Jiangsu Province
    • Lianyungang Prefecture
      • Donghai Co.
Rong Yan and Jianjun Yang (2013): Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(5), 1621-1633
  • Liaoning Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
    • Dandong Prefecture
      • Fengcheng Co.
        • Saima complex
Yiming Zhao and Daxin Li (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(4), 345-359
Czech Republic
 
  • Vysočina Region
    • Třebíč District
      • Moravské Budějovice
KRMÍČEK L. 2010: Pre-Mesozoic lamprophyres and lamproites of the Bohemian Massif (Czech Republic, Poland, Germany, Austria). Mineralogia - Special Papers, vol. 37, pp. 38-46
Denmark
 
  • Greenland
    • Qeqqata
      • Isortoq Fjord (Søndre Isortoq)
        • Sarfartoq region
Petersen, O.V., Secher, K. (1984): Grönland, Der Karbonatit-Komplex von Sarfartoq, Magma, 6/1984
    • Sermersooq
      • Kangerlussuaq Fjord
MinRec 16:485-494
Finland
 
  • Lapland Region
    • Savukoski
      • Tulppio
Vartiainen, H.& Woolley, A. R. 1976. The petrography, mineralogy and chemistry of the fenites of the Sokli Carbonatite massif, northern Finland. Geological Survey of Finland, Bulletin 313, 62-80.
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Odenwald
      • Eberbach
        • Katzenbuckel
[var: Anophorite] Freudenberg, W. (1908): Der Anophorit, eine neue Hornblende vom Katzenbuckel, Habilitationschrift Universität Tübingen
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Andernach
      • Nickenich
Hand Egon Künzel, Günter Blaß, Willi Schüller (2011) Mineralien - Bomben - Grottensteine: Der Nickenicher Weinberg. Lapis, 36, #7-8, 55-66
India
 
  • Madhya Pradesh
    • Balaghat District
      • Tirodi
V.K. Nayak and K.J. Neuvonen (1964). Some manganese minerals from India, Bulletin de la Commission Geologique de Finlande No 212.
    • Jhabua District
Bernard E. Leake, Colin M Ferrow, V.K.Nayak: (1981). “Further studies on winchite from the type locality”, American Mineralogist, Volume 66, pages 625-631; Hawthorne, F.C., Oberti, R., Zanetti, A. (2008) The crystal chemistry of alkali amphiboles from the Kajlidongri Manganese Mine, India. Canadian Mineralogist 46, 455-466.
  • Rajasthan (Rajputana)
    • Udaipur Division
      • Udaipur District
        • Udaipur
Viladkar, S. G. Graphite-bearing dolomite carbonatites in Newania, Western India.
Italy
 
  • Liguria
    • La Spezia Province
      • Vara Valley
        • Borghetto Vara
  • Piedmont
    • Cuneo Province
      • Maira Valley
        • Canosio
          • Vallone della Valletta
Cámara, F., Bittarello, E., Ciriotti, M.E., Nestola, F., Radica, F., Massimi, F., Balestra, C., Bracco, R. (2017a) As-bearing new mineral species from Valletta mine, Maira Valley, Piedmont, Italy: III. Canosioite, Ba2Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH), description and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 305–317.
Japan
 
  • Honshu Island
    • Tohoku Region
      • Fukushima Prefecture
        • Iwaki City
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2012), Hiromi Yamasaki specimen
      • Iwate Prefecture
        • Kunohe-gun
          • Noda-mura
Excalibur Mineral Co. specimens
  • Shikoku Island
    • Ehime Prefecture
      • Shikokuchuo City
        • Doi
Forrest Cureton specimens; Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Jersey
 
Ch. Wagner and D. Velde, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 173-187.
Kenya
 
  • Homa Bay County
Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
    • Ruri complex
Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
Madagascar
 
  • Antananarivo Province
    • Bongolava Region
      • Tsiroanomandidy District
        • Ambatolampy Commune
Mukosi, Ndivhuwo Cecilia (2012): Petrogenesis of the Ambohiby Complex, Madagascar and the role of the Marion Hotspot Plume. Thesis (MSc)-Stellenbosch University, 2012
  • Fianarantsoa Province
    • Amoron'i Mania Region
      • Ambositra District
Lacroix, A. (1913): Minéralogie de France et de ses colonies. Vol. 4 , p.787; Lacroix, A. (1915): Sur un nouveau minéral [ambatoarinite] de Madagascar. Bulletin de la Société francaise de Minéralogie, Paris. 38: 265-271; Leake (1978): Nomenclature of amphiboles. American Mineralogist: 16: 1023-
Lacroix, A. (1922): Mineralogie de Madagascar, Tome I. Géologie-Minéralogie descriptive. A. Challamel (Éditeur), Paris. p. 539; Leake (1978): Nomenclature of amphiboles. American Mineralogist: 16: 1023-.
      • Manandriana District
        • Andakatany Commune
Royal Museum for Central Africa, Belgium collection Sample # 11340
Myanmar (TL)
 
  • Kachin State
    • Mohnyin District (Moe Hnyin District)
      • Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan)
Oberti, R., Boiocchi, M., Hawthorne, F.C., Ball, N.A. and Harlow, G.E. (2014) Magnesio-arfvedsonite, IMA 2013-137. CNMNC Newsletter No. 20, June 2014, page 553; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 549-558.
          • Hpakant (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan)
Jing Wang, Guanghai Shi, Jun Wang, Ye Yuan, and Mengchu Yang (2013): Hydrothermal albitite from the Myanmar jadeite deposit. Acta Petrologica Sinica 29(4), 1450-1460 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data, Sieghard Ellenberger specimens
Namibia
 
  • Kunene Region
    • Epupa
      • Swartbooisdrif
von Seckendorff, V., Drüppel, K., Okrusch, M., Cook, N.J., and Littmann, S. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 430-450.
New Zealand
 
  • South Island
    • West Coast Region
      • Westland District
        • Burke River
Cooper, A.F. (1996) Nb-rich baotite in carbonatites and fenites at Haast River, New Zealand. Mineralogical Magazine Vol. 60, 473-482.
Norway
 
  • Telemark
    • Nome
      • Fen Complex
[In fenite] Kresten, P. & Morgan, V. (1986): Fenization at the Fen complex, southern Norway. Lithos: 29:27-42
Kresten, P. & Morgan, V. (1986): Fenization at the Fen complex, southern Norway. Liyhos: 29:27-42
Pakistan
 
  • Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA)
    • Khyber Agency
Mian, I., & Le Bas, M. J. (1986). Sodic amphiboles in fenites from the Loe Shilman carbonatite complex, NW Pakistan. Mineral Magazine, 50, 187-197.
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
www.geo.uw.edu.pl/AM/VOL54/wierzcholowski.pdf.
Republic of Macedonia
 
  • Prilep
Gunnar Färber
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Sakha Republic (Yakutia)
      • Aldan Shield
        • Aldan
          • Inagli Massif
Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
        • Chara and Tokko Rivers Confluence
          • Murunskii Massif
            • Ditmar stream
Pavel M. Kartashov data; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
  • Northern Region
    • Murmanskaya Oblast'
      • Khibiny Massif
Konopleva, N.G., Ivanyuk, G.Y., Pakhomovsky, Y.A., Yakovenchuk, V.N., Men’shikov, Y.P., and Korchak, Y.A. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(8), 720-731.
Pekov, I.V. & Podlesnyi, A.S. (2004): Kukisvumchorr Deposit: Mineralogy of Alkaline Pegmatites and Hydrotermalites. Mineralogical Almanac, vol. 7, 140 pages + xxiv photo's pages
Konopleva, N.G., Ivanyuk, G.Y., Pakhomovsky, Y.A., Yakovenchuk, V.N., Men’shikov, Y.P., and Korchak, Y.A. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(8), 720-731.
Pavel M. Kartashov data
        • Rypnetsk Mt.
Pavel M. Kartashov data
        • Yukspor Mt
          • Hackman Valley
Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte (2003): 10: 461-480.
Pavel M. Kartashov data
Pavel M. Kartashov data
      • Kovdor Massif
I. V. Pekov, N. V. Chukanov, I. M. Kulikova & D. L. Belakovsky (2006), Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society 135(3), 52–60
      • Lovozero Massif
http://maurice.strahlen.org/kola/lovozero.htm; Yakovenchik, V.N., Ivaniuk, G.Yu., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Selivanova, E.A., Men'shikov, Yu.P., Korchak, J.A., Krivovichev, S.V., Spiridonova, D.V., Zalkind, O.A. (2010): Punkaruaivite, Li{Ti2(OH)2[Si4O11(OH)]}•H2O, a new mineral species from hydrothermalites of Khibiny and Lovozero alkaline massifs (Kola Peninsula, Russia). Canadian Mineralogist, 48, 41-50.
          • Umbozero mine (Umbozerskii mine; Umba Mine)
Pavel M. Kartashov data
Pavel M. Kartashov data
Pekov I V, Chukanov N V, Turchkova A G, Grishin V G (2001) Ferronordorite-(La), Na3Sr(La,Ce)FeSi6O17, a new mineral of the nordite group from Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 130, issue 2, 53-58
        • Karnasurt Mt
        • Seidozero Lake
Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
[AmMin 85:1562]; The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 43, pp. 735-746 (2005)
Pavel M. Kartashov data
  • Urals Region
    • Southern Urals
      • Chelyabinsk Oblast'
        • Vishnevye Mts (Vishnyovye; Cherry)
Nedosekova, I.L. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(2), 129-146.
http://webmineral.ru/deposits/item.php?id=841
South Africa
 
  • North West Province
    • Bojanala Platinum District
      • Western Bushveld Complex
R. Liferovich - L. Horváth p.c. (2004)
  • Northern Cape Province
    • Kalahari manganese field
      • Hotazel
Von Bezing, K. L. et al. (1991) The Kalahari manganese field: An Update, Mineralogical Record 22(4) 279-302;
Sweden
 
  • Medelpad
    • Sundsvall
Sandström, F., Binett, T., Wiklund, C. & Vikström, J. (2010): Alnöområdets geologi och mineralogi. Litiofilen. 27 (2) :14-42
  • Småland
    • Jönköping
      • Gränna
A.M. Clark: Hey's Mineral Index, 3 Ed., 1993; Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm
Holtstam, D.(1998): Jinshajiangite from the Norra Kärr alkaline intrusion, Jönköping, Sweden. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar: 120: 373-374
Uganda
 
  • Eastern Region
    • Tororo District
Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
  • Northern Region
    • Kotido District (Karamoja District)
Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
USA
 
  • Arkansas
    • Hot Spring Co.
      • Magnet Cove
Henry Barwood - unpublished (2010)
Henry Barwood - unpublished (2010)
  • California
    • Humboldt Co.
      • Coastal Range
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 404.
  • Colorado
    • Gunnison Co.
      • White Earth District (Powderhorn District)
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
  • Montana
    • Lincoln Co.
      • Libby District (Snowshoe District)
        • Libby
American Mineralogist, Volume 88, pages 1955–1969, 2003
    • Meagher Co.
www.cseg.ca/conferences/2000/376.PDF; Chakhmouradian A.R., Mitchell R.H. (2002): The mineralogy of Ba- and Zr-rich alkaline pegmatites from Gordon Butte, Crazy Mountains (Montana, USA): comparisons between potassic and sodic agpaitic pegmatites. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 143, 93-114.
  • Utah
    • Duchesne Co.
American Mineralogst 59:830-836, (1974)
American Mineralogist 59, pages 830-836, 1974
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
  • Wyoming
    • Sweetwater Co.
MILTON, C. (1977): Mineralogy of the Green River Formation. Mineralogical Record 8, 368-379.
The Moon
J. Frondel (2009), Lunar Mineralogy, Wiley Interscience
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