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Maucherite

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Wilhelm Maucher, 1879-1930
Formula:
Ni11As8
Colour:
reddish silver-white, turning darker reddish grey on exposure to air
Lustre:
Metallic
Hardness:
5
Specific Gravity:
7.83
Crystal System:
Tetragonal
Name:
After Wilhelm Maucher (1879-1930), mineralogist and mineral dealer, Munich, Germany.
This page provides mineralogical data about Maucherite.


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Classification of MaucheriteHide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
2.AB.15

2 : SULFIDES and SULFOSALTS (sulfides, selenides, tellurides; arsenides, antimonides, bismuthides; sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites, etc.)
A : Alloys
B : Ni-metalloid alloys
2.16.16.1

2 : SULFIDES
16 : Miscellaneous
3.11.26

3 : Sulphides, Selenides, Tellurides, Arsenides and Bismuthides (except the arsenides, antimonides and bismuthides of Cu, Ag and Au, which are included in Section 1)
11 : Sulphides etc. of Ni

Physical Properties of MaucheriteHide

Metallic
Transparency:
Opaque
Colour:
reddish silver-white, turning darker reddish grey on exposure to air
Streak:
dark grey
Hardness:
Fracture:
Irregular/Uneven
Density:
7.83 g/cm3 (Measured)    

Chemical Properties of MaucheriteHide

Formula:
Ni11As8
Common Impurities:
Co,Fe,Cu,Sb,S

Crystallography of MaucheriteHide

Crystal System:
Tetragonal
Class (H-M):
4 2 2 - Trapezohedral
Space Group:
P41 21 2
Cell Parameters:
a = 6.85 Å, c = 21.75 Å
Ratio:
a:c = 1 : 3.175
Unit Cell V:
1,020.56 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

Type Occurrence of MaucheriteHide

Synonyms of MaucheriteHide

Other Language Names for MaucheriteHide

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Nickeline12 photos of Maucherite associated with Nickeline on mindat.org.
Chalcopyrite7 photos of Maucherite associated with Chalcopyrite on mindat.org.
Gaspéite5 photos of Maucherite associated with Gaspéite on mindat.org.
Baryte4 photos of Maucherite associated with Baryte on mindat.org.
Gersdorffite4 photos of Maucherite associated with Gersdorffite on mindat.org.
Skutterudite4 photos of Maucherite associated with Skutterudite on mindat.org.
Safflorite4 photos of Maucherite associated with Safflorite on mindat.org.
Galena2 photos of Maucherite associated with Galena on mindat.org.
Cubanite2 photos of Maucherite associated with Cubanite on mindat.org.
Valleriite2 photos of Maucherite associated with Valleriite on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

2.AB.10OrceliteNi5-xAs2, x ~ 0.25Hex. 6mm : P63mc

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

3.11.1HeazlewooditeNi3S2Trig. 3 2 : R3 2
3.11.2Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8Orth. 2 2 2 : C2 2 2
3.11.3MilleriteNiSTrig. 3m : R3m
3.11.4PolydymiteNi2+Ni3+2S4Iso.
3.11.5VaesiteNiS2Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Pa3
3.11.6ShanditeNi3Pb2S2Trig.
3.11.7DonharrisiteNi3HgS3Mon. 2/m : B2/m
3.11.8ViolariteFe2+Ni3+2S4Iso.
3.11.9Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
3.11.10Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Pa3
3.11.11SiegeniteCoNi2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
3.11.12FletcheriteCu(Ni,Co)2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
3.11.13Villamaninite(Cu,Ni,Co,Fe)S2
3.11.14Mäkineniteγ-NiSeTrig.
3.11.15Sederholmitebeta-NiSeHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
3.11.16TrüstedtiteNi3Se4Iso.
3.11.17WilkmaniteNi3Se4Mon.
3.11.18KulleruditeNiSe2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm
3.11.19Penroseite(Ni,Co,Cu)Se2Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Pa3
3.11.20TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
3.11.21ImgreiteNiTe (?)Hex.
3.11.22MeloniteNiTe2Trig.
3.11.23KitkaiteNiTeSeTrig.
3.11.24Dienerite
3.11.25OrceliteNi5-xAs2, x ~ 0.25Hex. 6mm : P63mc
3.11.27NickelineNiAsHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mcm
3.11.28RammelsbergiteNiAs2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm
3.11.29PararammelsbergiteNiAs2Orth.
3.11.30Nickelskutterudite(Ni,Co,Fe)As3Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Im3
3.11.31OregoniteNi2FeAs2Hex.
3.11.32Westerveldite(Fe,Ni,Co)AsOrth.
3.11.33Langisite(Co,Ni)AsHex. 6 : P63
3.11.34GersdorffiteNiAsSIso. m3 (2/m 3) : Pa3
3.11.35JolliffeiteNiAsSeIso. m3 (2/m 3) : Pa3
3.11.36BreithauptiteNiSbHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
3.11.38UllmanniteNiSbSIso. 2 3 : P21 3
3.11.39Willyamite(Co,Ni)SbS

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 MaucheriteHide

Reference List:
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Grünling, F. (1913): Maucherit Ni3As2, ein neues Nickelmineral aus den Kobaltrücken des Mansfelder Kupferschiefers.- Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie, 225-226.
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.: 192-194.
American Mineralogist (1973): 58: 203-210.
Makovicky, E. and Merlino, S. (2009): OD (order-disorder) character of the crystal structure of maucherite Ni8As11 [sic]. European J. Mineralogy 21, 855-862.
Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Maucherite from metamorphic–hydrothermal assemblages of the Noril’sk ore field. Geol. Ore Deposits 50, 590-598.

Internet Links for MaucheriteHide

Localities for MaucheriteHide

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
 
  • La Rioja
    • Vinchina Department
      • Jagüé
        • Quebrada de Cumichango
Las Especies Minerales de La Republica Argentina
  • Salta
    • Santa Victoria Department
      • Rodeo de Tuctuca
de Brodtkorb, M. K. (1973). Estudio de la mineralización del yacimiento La Niquelina, prov. de Salta, y un análisis comparativo de sus posibles relaciones con los depósitos Romicruz y Esperanza. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina, 28 (4): 364-368.
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Buccleuch Co.
      • Brungle
Degeling P.R. (1982) Wagga Wagga 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map (SI 55-15) Mine Data Sheets and Metallogenic Study. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.
  • Tasmania
    • West Coast municipality
      • Zeehan district
Bottrill & Sorrell 2007; Keays, R. R., & Jowitt, S. M. (2013). The Avebury Ni deposit, Tasmania: A case study of an unconventional nickel deposit. Ore Geology Reviews, 52, 4-17.
        • Zeehan mineral field
Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
  • Western Australia
    • Kondinin Shire
Marston, R.J. (1984) Nickel Mineralization in Western Australia. Mineral Resources Bulletin 14, Geological Survey of Western Australia, 291p. 
    • Leonora Shire
      • Ten Mile Outcamp
Economic Geology; October 1981; v. 76; no. 6; p. 1686-1697
      • Yakabindie Station (Kathleen Valley)
Nickel Mineralisation in Western Australia by R.J. Marston 1984.
    • Wiluna Shire
      • Lake Way Station
Disseminated and Massive Nickel Sulphide Deposits,Honeymoon Well Complex, Western Australia; M Gole and M Woodhouse, Journal of the Virtual Explorer; ISSN 1441-8142 Vol 1 paper 2, 2000
Gole, M., Woodhouse, M.(2000), Disseminated and Massive Nickel Sulphide Deposits Honeymoon Well Complex Western Australia, (ed) Gordon Lister, Geological Research for the Exploration Industry, Journal of the Virtual Explorer, electronic edition, ISSN 1441-8142, Vol 1, Paper 2, 2000
Grguric, B.A., Seat, Z., Karpuzov, A.A., Simonov, O.N. (2013) The West Jordan deposit, a newly-discovered Type 2 dunite-hosted nickel sulphide system in the northern Agnew-Wiluna Belt, Western Australia. Ore Geology Reviews, Vol. 51, pg. 79-92
      • Mount Keith
Grguric, B.A. (2003) Minerals of the MKD5 nickel deposit, Mount Keith, Western Australia. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, Vol. 9, No.2 pp.55-71.
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Friesach - Hüttenberg area
      • Hirt
        • Griesserhof (Gulitzen; Gullitzen)
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
  • Salzburg
    • St Johann im Pongau
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
  • Styria
    • Frohnleiten
      • Kirchdorf
Kolitsch, U. & Brandstätter, F. (2010): 1666) Ein vorläufiger Bericht über seltene Ni- und Cr-Mineralien vom Kirchdorftunnel der Brucker Schnellstraße, Steiermark. Pp. 250-252 in Niedermayr et al. (2010): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LIX. Carinthia II, 200./120., 199-260.
      • Zlatten
Kolitsch, U. et al. (2008)
    • Schladming
      • Schladminger Tauern
        • Obertalbach valley
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993); Pribitzer, F. (1956): Die Minerallagerstätte Zinkwand bei Schladming in Steiermark (Österreich). Aufschluss, 7 (3), 59-63.
Bolivia
 
  • La Paz Department
    • Pacajes Province
      • Berenguela District
USGS Bulletin # 1975, p. 247.
Brazil
 
  • Amapá
    • Mazagão
      • Vila Nova
Canadian Mineralogist 39:377-396
  • Minas Gerais
The Canadian Mineralogist; August 2007; v. 45; no. 4; p. 751-773;
Marchetto (1990) Econ Geol 85:921-927
Bulgaria
 
  • Kardzhali Oblast (Kurdzhali; Kărdžali; Kurdjali)
    • Kirkovo Obshtina
Kerestedjian, T. et al. (2007): Godlevskite Ni9S8 from Dobromirtsi, Central Rhodopes, Bulgaria: First report for the country and genetic implications. Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology 45, 19-28. (in Bulgarian with English abs.)
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Similkameen Mining Division
      • Tulameen River
Nixon, G. T., Cabri, L. J., & Laflamme, J. G. (1990). Platinum-group-element mineralization in lode and placer deposits associated with the Tulameen Alaskan-type complex, British Columbia. The Canadian Mineralogist, 28(3), 503-535.
  • Manitoba
    • Thompson Nickel Belt
      • Moab-Setting Lakes area
        • Thompson
Phillips, K. A. (1979) Minerals of Manitoba: Volume II: Metallic minerals. Manitoba Mineral Resources Division Educational Series 78/2.
      • Ospwagan Lake & Paint Lake area
Phillips, K. A. (1979) Minerals of Manitoba: Volume II: Metallic minerals. Manitoba Mineral Resources Division Educational Series 78/2.
  • New Brunswick
    • Kings Co.
      • Cardwell Parish
Canadian Mineralogist 45, 775
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
    • Newfoundland
      • Baie Verte Peninsula
        • Betts Cove
Sabina (2003) 118.
  • Northwest Territories
    • Camsell River area
Badham, J. P. N. (1975) Mineralogy, paragenesis and origin of the Ag-Ni, Co arsenide mineralisation, Camsell River, N. W. T. Canada. Mineralium Deposita 10:153-175
Badham, J. P. N. (1975) Mineralogy, paragenesis and origin of the Ag-Ni, Co arsenide mineralisation, Camsell River, N. W. T. Canada. Mineralium Deposita 10:153-175
  • Ontario
    • Cochrane District
      • Timmins area
        • Dundonald Township
J. E. Muir and C. D. A. Comba (1979) The Dundonald deposit; an example of volcanic-type nickel-sulfide mineralization. Can Mineral 17:351-359
    • Sudbury District
      • Denison Township
Can Min 6:555-575
Molnar,Watkinson & Jones 2003
      • Drury 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
Can Min 6:555-575; Hawley, J.E. & Stanton, R.L. (1962): The Sudbury ores: their mineralogy and origin. Part II. The facts: The ores, their minerals, metals and distribution, Canadian Mineralogist 7, 30-145.
      • Falconbridge Township
Paul Ramdohr (1980) The ore minerals and their intergrowths
      • Garson Township
Can Min 6:555-575; 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
      • McKim and Blezard Townships
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
      • McKim Township
Mineralogical Magazine 1940 25 : 557-572.; Can Min 6:555-575; 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
      • Snider Township
Canadian Mineralogist (1974): 12: 275-279.
Can Min 6:555-575
    • Timiskaming District
      • Cobalt-Gowganda region
        • Cobalt Area
          • Casey Township
Petruk, W., Harris, D.C. & Stewart, J.M. (1969): Langisite, a new mineral, and the rare minerals cobalt pentlandite, siegenite, parkerite and bravoite from the Langis mine, Cobalt-Gowganda area, Ontario. Canadian Mineralogist 9, 597-616.
          • Coleman Township
            • Cart Lake
Ann P. Sabina (1974) Rocks and Minerals for the Collector: Cobalt-Belleferre-Timmins; Ontario and Quebec. Canadian Geological Survey Paper 73-13; Satterly, J. (1977) A Catalogue of the Ontario Localities Represented by the Mineral Collection of the Royal Ontario Museum; Ontario Geological Survey Miscellaneous Paper MP70,464p.
Satterly, J. (1977) A Catalogue of the Ontario Localities Represented by the Mineral Collection of the Royal Ontario Museum; Ontario Geological Survey Miscellaneous Paper MP70,464p.
Reiner Mielke
        • Elk Lake area
          • James Township
Dana 7:I:193-194.; Mineralogical Magazine 1940 25 : 557-572.; Ann P. Sabina (1974) Rocks and Minerals for the Collector: Cobalt-Belleferre-Timmins; Ontario and Quebec. Canadian Geological Survey Paper 73-13; Satterly, J. (1977) A Catalogue of the Ontario Localities Represented by the Mineral Collection of the Royal Ontario Museum; Ontario Geological Survey Miscellaneous Paper MP70,464p.
        • Gowganda area
          • Nichol Township
Petruk (1971): The Silver-Arsenide Deposits of the Cobalt-Gowganda Region, Ontario. Can. Mineral. 11, 153
  • Québec
    • Chaudière-Appalaches
      • Les Appalaches RCM
        • Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine
Horváth Collection - confirmed by visually
    • Estrie
      • Le Val-Saint-François RCM
        • St-Denis-de-Brompton
Mineralogical Magazine 1940 25 : 557-572.; Tarassoff, P. (1994). "Famous mineral localities: The Orford nickel mine, Québec, Canada." Mineralogical Record, 25(5),pp:327-345.
      • Les Sources RCM
        • Asbestos
Grice, J.D. and Williams, R. (1979): Famous mineral localities: The Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Québec. Mineralogical Record, 10(2):69-80
    • Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine
      • La Haute-Gaspésie RCM
        • Mont-Albert
Reiner Mielke 2013
    • Nord-du-Québec
      • Nunavik
        • Raglan
harlie L. Seabrook, Hazel M. Prichard and Peter C. Fisher (2004) Platinum-group minerals in the Raglan Ni-Cu-(PGE) sulfide deposit, Cape Smith, Quebec, Canada (in Platinum-group elements; petrology, geochemistry, mineralogy) The Canadian Mineralogist 42:485-497
        • Ungava
Charlie L. Seabrook, Hazel M. Prichard and Peter C. Fisher (2004) Platinum-group minerals in the Raglan Ni-Cu-(PGE) sulfide deposit, Cape Smith, Quebec, Canada (in Platinum-group elements; petrology, geochemistry, mineralogy) The Canadian Mineralogist 42:485-497
  • Saskatchewan
    • Athabasca Basin
David Quirt (2006) Uranium 101: Geochemistry and Uranium Deposit Metallogenesis. in Uranium Exploration in Western Canada Short Course Notes MEG ed. D. Pana
  • Yukon
    • Whitehorse Mining District
American Mineralogist (1955) 40:692-693
China
 
  • Beijing Municipality
    • Yanqing Co.
Chengmu Fan and Chongyao Cao (1991): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 11(3), 234-242
  • Gansu Province
    • Jinchang Prefecture
      • Jinchuan District
Yang, X.-Z., Ishihara, S., and Zhao, D.-H. (2006): Mineralogy and Petrology 86 (1/2), 109-128.
  • Hainan Province (Hainan Island)
    • Changjiang Co.
Jinjie Yu, Junping Ren, Fuxiong Chen, Yonghui Wang, Jiang Liang, and Linrui Che (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 884-898
  • Jilin Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
    • Jilin Prefecture
      • Panshi Co.
USGS Open-File Report 03-220
Cyprus
 
  • Limassol District (Lemesos District; Limasol District; Leymosun District)
Foose, M. P., Economou, M., & Panayiotou, A. (1985). Compositional and mineralogic constraints on the genesis of ophiolite hosted nickel mineralization in the Pevkos Area, Limassol Forest, Cyprus. Mineralium Deposita, 20(4), 234-240.
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Central Bohemia Region
      • Příbram
        • Březové Hory ore region (Birkenberg)
          • Černojamské deposit (Black pits deposit)
Ondruš, P. & Hyršl, J. (1989): New finds and revision of secondary minerals from Příbram district. Acta Universitatis Carolinae, Geologica 1989, 521-533.
    • Karlovy Vary Region
      • Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge)
        • Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal)
Lapis 2002(7/8), 63-65
  • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
    • Olomouc Region
      • Javorník (Jauernig)
Sejkora, J.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 105-110.
Finland
 
  • Eastern Finland Region
    • Outokumpu Cu-Co-Zn-Ni-Ag-Au ore field
American Mineralogist (1973), 58:1111
Geological Survey of Finland 2011. Vuonos - Copper Database
  • Lapland Region
    • Kemi
Stanislav S. Gornostayev, Kauko V.O. Laajoki & Ossi Leinonen (2000) The platinum-group minerals in the Kemi chromite deposit, Finland: a case study of the Elijärvi ore body. In Abstract volume and Field trip Guidebook, 2nd annual GEODE-Fennoscandian shield field workshop on Palaeoproterozoic and Archean greenstone belts and VMS districts in the Fennoscandian Shield (Vol. 28).
    • Sodankylä
Geological Survey of Finland 2008. Keivitsa - NICKEL Database; Törmänen, T. and Iljina, M., 2008. The Kevitsa intrusion and associated Ni-Cu-PGE deposit. in Ojala, J. and Iljina, M., (eds.). Metallogeny and tectonic evolution of the Northern Fennoscandian Shield : field trip guidebook. 33 IGC excursion No 15, August 15th – 21st 2008., pp 58-66.; Lamberg, P., Välimaa, J., Parkkinen, J., & Kojonen, K. (2005). Structural, geochemical and magmatic modelling of the early Proterozoic Keivitsa Ni-Cu-PGE deposit in Sodankylä, northern Finland. Extended Abstract. In 10th International Platinum Symposium, Abstract volume.; Gervilla, F., Kojonen, K. and Merkle, R.K.W., 2005. Platinum-group minerals in the Proterozoic Keivitsa mafic-ultramafic intrusion, Sodankylä, northern Finland. Extended Abstract, 10th International Platinum Symposium, Abstract volume
33 IGC excursion No 15, August 15th – 21st 2008; Gervilla, F., & Kojonen, K. (2002). The platinum-group minerals in the upper section of the Keivitsansarvi Ni–Cu–PGE deposit, northern Finland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 40(2), 377-394.; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
  • Northern Finland Region
    • Nivala
Geological Survey of Finland 2006 Hitura - NICKEL Database
    • Ranua
Mutanen, T. 2011. Alkalikiviä ja appiniitteja. Raportti hankkeen " Magmatismi ja malminmuodostus II" toiminnasta 2002-2005.
  • Western and Inner Finland Region
    • Akaa
Papunen, H., 1985,The Kylmäkoski Nickel-Copper deposit. Geological Survey of Finland bulletin 333.; Gervilla, F., Papunen, H., Kojonen, K., & Johanson, B. (1998). Platinum-, palladium-and gold-rich arsenide ores from the Kylmäkoski Ni-Cu deposit. Mineralogy and Petrology, 64(1-4), 163-185.
France
 
  • Brittany
    • Finistère
      • Peumerit
R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Schauinsland Pb-Zn mining district
        • North field
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
S. Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
  • Hesse
    • Odenwald
      • Mühltal
        • Nieder-Ramstadt
Nickel, E., and Fettel, M. (1985): Odenwald. Sammlung geologischer Führer Vol. 65, 2nd ed., Bornträger (Berlin, Stuttgart), 231 pp.
    • Spessart
      • Gelnhausen
        • Bieber
Wagner, T., Lorenz, J. (2002) Mineralogy of complex Co-Ni-Bi vein mineralisation, Bieber deposit, Spessart, Germany. Mineralogical Magazine, 66, 385-407.
  • Lower Saxony
    • Harz
      • St Andreasberg District
        • St Andreasberg
Mücke, A., (1993): Die hydrothermale polymineralische Gangvererzung mit oxidischen Vanadiummineralien, Tucholith und Pechblende von der Grube Roter Bär, St. Andreasberg/Harz, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 44, 59-72
  • Saxony-Anhalt
    • Mansfeld Basin
Grünling, F. (1913) Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie, 225-226
Leon Hupperichs Collection
      • Helbra
P Haas collection
    • Sangerhausen
      • Copper slate deposits
        • Niederröblingen (Helme)
J. Siemroth/T. Witzke: Die Minerale des Mansfelder Kupferschiefers.-Hettstedt 1999
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
      • Johanngeorgenstadt District
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
      • Marienberg District
        • Lauta
Hajek, W. (2010): Kristallwelten Marienberg. Weise Verlag, München.
      • Schlema-Hartenstein District
        • Alberoda
Vollstädt,H. & Weiß,St. (1991): Mineralfundstellen Sächsisches Erzgebirge, München, S.26ff.
Lapis 30(7/8):78-80 (2005)
    • Vogtland
      • Reichenbach
        • Limbach
Tröger, S. (2012): Der Steinbruch Reimersgrün im Sächsischen Vogtland. Lapis 37 (10), 32-39.
Greece
 
  • Macedonia Department
    • Chalkidiki Prefecture
Frank Keutsch analyses, August 2011
Greenland
 
  • Kujalleq
    • Narsaq
Semenov, E. (2001): Notes on Ephesite, Terskite, Na-Komarovite, Ceriopyrochlore-(Ce), Joaquinite-(Ce) and other minerals from the Ilimaussaq alkaline complex, South Greenland, Geology of Greenland Survey Bulletin 190, 123-125
        • Tunulliarfik Fjord (Tunugdliarfik)
Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
India
 
  • Odisha (Orissa)
Canadian Mineralogist 40:277-309
Augé, T., Bailly, L., Cocherie, A., Genna, A., Guerrot, C., Lerouge, C., ... & Patra, R. N. (2002, July). Magmatic and Hydrothermal Platinum-Group Element Mineralization in the Baula Area, Orissa, India. In Proceedings of the 9th International Platinum Symposium (pp. 21-24).
Iran
 
  • Esfahan Province (Isfahan Province; Aspadana Province)
    • Nain County (Nayin County)
      • Anarak District
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Italy
 
  • Piedmont
    • Torino Province
      • Lanzo Valleys
        • Balangero
Prete, R. (1995): L'amiantifera di S. Vittore, Balangero, Torino. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 4/1995, 313-333.
  • Sardinia
    • Medio Campidano Province
      • Gonnosfanadiga
AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work
Japan
 
  • Honshu Island
    • Chugoku Region
      • Yamaguchi Prefecture
        • Kudamatsu City
Fukuoka & Hirowatari (1980) Science Reports of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University (Geology), 13, 239-249.
Mexico
 
  • Sinaloa
    • Mun. de Badiraguato
      • Alisito
Panczner(1987):95-391.; American Mineralogist 28:257-271
Morocco
 
  • Drâa-Tafilalet Region
    • Ouarzazate Province
      • Tazenakht
        • Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District)
          • Agoudal
El Ghorfi, M., Melcher, F., Oberthür, T., Boukhari, A. E., Maacha, L., Maddi, A., & Mhaili, M. (2008). Platinum group minerals in podiform chromitites of the Bou Azzer ophiolite, Anti Atlas, Central Morocco. Mineralogy and Petrology, 92(1-2), 59-80.
          • Aït Ahmane
Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
          • Bouismas (Bouismass)
Praszkier, T. (2010): Dyskrasit, Allargentum und Safflorit: Neufunde aus der Bouismas Mine, Bou Azzer, Marokko. Lapis, 35 (11), 32-34.
  • Tanger-Tetouan-Al Hoceima Region
    • Beni Bousera massif
Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
Norway
 
  • Troms
    • Balsfjord
      • Sagelvvatnet
Ohnmacht, W. (1974): Petrogenesis of carbonate-orthopyroxenites (sagvandites) and related rocks from Troms, northern Norway. Journal of Petrology. 15, 303-323 (p.304)
Oman
 
  • Muscat Province (Masqat Province)
    • Sib
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
    • Legnica
      • Lubin District
        • Lubin
Harańczyk C. 1967: Charakterystyka geochemiczna dolnocechsztyńskich osadów euksenicznych monokliny przedsudeckiej. Prz. Geol. nr 7.; Salamon W., Banaś M. 2002: Coffinite from the permian copper-bearing ores, SW Poland. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 33, no 1, 3-16
Republic of Macedonia
 
  • Kavadarci
    • Rožden (Rozhden; Roszdan)
Janković, S.R. (1993): Metallogenic features of the Alšar epithermal Sb-As-Tl-Au deposit (The Serbo-Macedonian metallogenic province). Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen 166, 25-41; Boev, B., Stojanov, R., Denkovski, G. (1993): Geology of Alshar polymetallic deposit, Macedonia. Geol. Maced., 7, 35-39.
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.
    • Taymyrskiy Autonomous Okrug
      • Taimyr Peninsula
        • Putoran Plateau
          • Noril'sk
            • Noril'sk Cu-Ni deposit
Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.
Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Maucherite from Metamorphic–Hydrothermal Assemblages of the Noril’sk Ore Field. Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.
Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.
Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.; Yulia D. Gritsenko, Ernst M. Spiridonov (2005) Minerals Of The Nickeline-Breithauptite Series From MetamorphogenicHydrotermal Veins Of The Norilsk Ore Field. New Data on Minerals. 40:51-64; Yulia D. Gritsenko, Ernst M. Spiridonov (2005) Minerals Of The Nickeline-Breithauptite Series From Metamorphogenic-Hydrothermal Veins Of The Norilsk Ore Field. New Data on Minerals. 40:51-64
Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.
Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.; Geology of Ore Deposits (2009) 50:755-762; Yulia D. Gritsenko, Ernst M. Spiridonov (2005) Minerals Of The Nickeline-Breithauptite Series From MetamorphogenicHydrotermal Veins Of The Norilsk Ore Field. New Data on Minerals. 40:51-64; Yulia D. Gritsenko, Ernst M. Spiridonov (2005) Minerals Of The Nickeline-Breithauptite Series From Metamorphogenic-Hydrothermal Veins Of The Norilsk Ore Field. New Data on Minerals. 40:51-64
    • Transbaikalia (Zabaykalye)
      • Buriatia Republic (Buryatia)
        • Dovyren Highlands
Rudashevskiy N.S., Krecer D.A., Orsoev D.A., Kislov E.V. (2003) Palladium-platinum mineralization in vein Cu-Ni-ores of Yoko-Dovyrenskiy laiered massif, - DAN, 391(4), p. 519-522 (in Rus.)
      • Chitinskaya Oblast'
        • Chiney massif
Can Min (2002) 40, (2), 679-692
    • Tuva Republic
      • Sayan Mts
        • Eastern Sayan
Alexander V. Dedeev et al (2002) The PGE-Bearing Sulphide Ores of the Kingash Mafic-Ultramafic Differentiated Intrusion and Ore Processing Characteristics, East Sajan, Russia. 9th annual platinum symposium
  • Northern Region
    • Murmanskaya Oblast'
      • Pechengsky District
Abzalov, M.Z., and Both, R.A. (1997): Mineralogy and Petrology 61, 119-143.
  • Urals Region
    • Middle Urals
      • Sverdlovskaya Oblast'
        • Asbest
Pavel M. Kartashov data; Antonov A.A. [Антонов А.А.] (2003): Mineralogy of rodingites of the Bazhenovsk ultrabasic massif [Минералогия родингитов Баженовского гипербазитого массива]. Nauka, Sankt-Peterburg, 129 pp. (in Russian).
    • Southern Urals
      • Chelyabinsk Oblast'
        • Karabash (Karabasch)
          • Soimon Valley
Gritsenko, Y.D., and Spiridonov, E.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 590-598.
South Africa
 
  • Mpumalanga Province
    • Ehlanzeni District
Minerals of South Africa
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Córdoba
      • Fuente Obejuna (Fuenteovejuna)
Carmona Ruiz, A.; Ramos Márquez, I.; Menor Salván, C. (2016). Grupo Minero de Navalespino y mina “La Solución”, Fuente Obejuna (Córdoba): historia, explotación y mineralogía. Acopios, 7. Pp. 21-227
    • Málaga
      • Benahavís
Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
      • Carratraca
Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
Calvo, M. (2003). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol.2 Sulfuros y Sulfosales. Diputación Foral de Alava. 705 pages.
Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
      • Mijas
Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
Vajdak, Josef (2006) Mineral News: 22: 11.
        • Ojén lherzolite massif
Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
Am Min 57:3 pp 354-363; Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
      • Ronda Massif
Econ Geol (1990) 85:112-132
      • Sierra Alpujata
I. S. Oen, C. Kieft, E.A.J. Burke, A.B. Westerhof : "Orcelite and associated minerals in the Ni-Fe-As-S system in chromitites and orthopyroxenites of Nebral, Malaga, Spain", Bull. Minéral., 1980, 103, 198-208
  • Catalonia
    • Tarragona
      • Conca de Barberà
        • Vimbodí
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Econ Geol (1992) 87:142-153
  • Galicia
    • Pontevedra
      • A Cañiza
Martin-Izard, A., Paniagua, A., Moreiras, D. (1995) Metasomatism at a granitic pegmatite-dunite contact in Galicia: the Franqueira occurrence of chrysoberyl (alexandrite), emerald, and phenakite. Canadian Mineralogist, 33, 775-792.
Sweden
 
  • Jämtland
    • Östersund
Jan Olov Nyström, Frans E. Wickman (1991) The Ordovician chondrite from Brunflo, central Sweden, II. Secondary minerals. Lithos 27:167-185
  • Lappland
    • Malå
No reference listed
  • Närke
    • Askersund
      • Zinkgruvan
Andersen, C. (2009): The mineralcomposition of the Burkland Cu-sulphide deposit at Zinkgruvan, Sweden- a supplementary study:Examensarbeten i Geologi vid Lunds Universitet- Bergrundsgeologi NR 249, 41 p
  • Västerbotten
    • Norsjö
Mikael Jansson () Platinagruppens mineral vid nickeloch kopparmineraliseringarna kring Njuggträskliden
Switzerland
 
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Turtmann Valley
      • Blüomatttälli
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 270.; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Turkey
 
  • Central Anatolia Region
    • Eskişehir Province
      • Eskişehir ophiolite
Uysal, I.; Zaccarini, F.; Sadiklar, M. B.; Tarkian, M.; Thalhammer, O. A. R.; Garuti, G. (2009): The podiform chromitites in the Dağküplü and Kavak mines, Eskişehir ophiolite (NW-Turkey): genetic implications of mineralogic and geochemical data. Geologica Acta 7, 351-362. [http://redalyc.uaemex.mx/pdf/505/50513114004.pdf]
Uysal, I.; Zaccarini, F.; Sadiklar, M. B.; Tarkian, M.; Thalhammer, O. A. R.; Garuti, G. (2009): The podiform chromitites in the Dağküplü and Kavak mines, Eskişehir ophiolite (NW-Turkey): genetic implications of mineralogic and geochemical data. Geologica Acta 7, 351-362. [http://redalyc.uaemex.mx/pdf/505/50513114004.pdf]
UK
 
  • England
    • Devon
      • East Devon
        • Budleigh Salterton
Brian Craik-Smith collection; Embrey, Peter G.(1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177;
  • Scotland
    • Central Region
      • Alva
        • Silver Glen
[J.Russell Soc 1998:23]
    • Lothian
      • Linlithgow
BMS Database
Ukraine
 
  • Cherkasy Oblast'
    • Zvenyhorodka
Gornostayev, S.S., Laajoki, K.V.O., and Popovchenko, S.E. (2002): The chromitites of the Kapitanov deposit, Ukrainian Shield. Presented at the 47th Annual GAC-MAC meeting, Saskatoon, Canada.
USA
 
  • California
    • Del Norte Co.
      • Klamath Mts
Gail E. Dunning and Joseph F. Cooper, Jr. (2002) Paragenesis of Troilite from the Low Divide District, Del Norte County, California
          • Low Divide
California Geology: 48(5):119
  • Colorado
    • Fremont Co.
      • Gem Park complex
"Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", p. 16, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
    • Jefferson Co.
      • Ralston Buttes District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
  • Maryland
    • Cecil Co.
      • State Line District
Mineralogical Record Vol 12 #3 May/June 1981 pp149-156
  • Michigan
    • Keweenaw Co.
      • Mohawk
[Mineralogical Record - Vol 23 No. 2]
    • Ontonagon Co.
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
  • Minnesota
    • St. Louis Co.
      • Ely-Hoyt Lakes Area
The Canadian Mineralogist Vol.36, pp. 869-886 (1998)
Econ Geol (1994) 89:1630-1639; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64; Good, D., Borysenko, J., McBride, J., Walford, P., Smyk, M., Hollings, P., ... & Corkery, J. (2010) Cu-Ni-PGE Deposits in Mafic Intrusions of the Lake Superior Region June 24-30, 2010. 11th International Platinum Symposium
      • Western Margin Duluth Complex
Raič, S., Mogessie, A., Benkó, Z., Molnár, F., Hauck, S., & Severson, M. (2015). Arsenic-rich Cu-Ni-PGE mineralization in Wetlegs, Duluth complex, St. Louis county, Minnesota, USA. The Canadian Mineralogist, 53:105-132
  • Pennsylvania
    • Chester Co.
      • State Line Chromite District
Smith and Barnes (2011) Pennsylvania Geology v. 41, no. 3-4
    • Lancaster Co.
      • State Line Chromite District
Smith and Barnes (2011) Pennsylvania Geology Fall/Winter 2011; Smith and Barnes (2011) Pennsylvania Geology v. 41, no. 3/4.
Smith, II, R. C. and Speer, J. A. (1980)
Mineralogical Record (1981): 12(3): 149-156.
        • Little Britain Township
          • Texas
Smith, II, R. C. and Speer, J. A. (1980) Pennsylvania Minerals VI: Maucherite Ni11AS8, from the State Line District, Lancastetr County, PA, FM PA Chapter Newsletter, v. 8 no. 3, p. 7-11 plus addendum no. 4, p. 6
  • Washington
    • Snohomish Co.
      • Monte Cristo District
        • Monte Cristo
Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.71
Vietnam
 
  • Son La Province
    • Bac Yen District
      • Ban Phuc
Can Min 39, (2), 2001, 573-589
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