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Mesolite

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Formula:
Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Colour:
Colorless, white, gray, yellowish
Lustre:
Vitreous
Hardness:
5
Specific Gravity:
2.26
Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Name:
From the Greek for meso = middle and lithos = stone, for its chemical composition is between that of natrolite and scolecite.
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Classification of MesoliteHide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
9.GA.05

9 : SILICATES (Germanates)
G : Tektosilicates with zeolitic H2O; zeolite family
A : Zeolites with T5O10 Units – The Fibrous Zeolites
77.1.5.4

77 : TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
1 : Zeolite group - True zeolites
16.10.6

16 : Silicates Containing Aluminum and other Metals
10 : Aluminosilicates of Ca and alkalis

Pronounciation of MesoliteHide

Pronounciation:
PlayRecorded byCountry
Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

Physical Properties of MesoliteHide

Vitreous
Transparency:
Transparent, Translucent, Opaque
Comment:
Silky when fibrous
Colour:
Colorless, white, gray, yellowish
Hardness:
Tenacity:
Brittle
Cleavage:
Perfect
Perfect on {110} {110}
Fracture:
Irregular/Uneven
Comment:
Compact masses are tough.
Density:
2.26 g/cm3 (Measured)    2.27 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of MesoliteHide

Type:
Biaxial (+)
RI values:
nα = 1.505 nβ = 1.505 nγ = 1.505
2V:
Measured: 80°
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.001
Image shows birefringence interference colour range (at 30µm thickness)
and does not take into account mineral colouration.
Surface Relief:
Low
Dispersion:
r > v strong

Chemical Properties of MesoliteHide

Formula:
Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
IMA Formula:
Na2Ca2(Si9Al6)O30 · 8H2O
Common Impurities:
K

Crystallography of MesoliteHide

Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Class (H-M):
mm2 - Pyramidal
Space Group:
Fdd2
Cell Parameters:
a = 18.4049(8) Å, b = 56.655(6) Å, c = 6.5443(4) Å
Ratio:
a:b:c = 0.325 : 1 : 0.116
Unit Cell V:
6,823.94 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
8
Morphology:
Elongated prismatic crystals, hairlike tufts, porcelaneous, massive.
Twinning:
Characteristically on {010} {100}

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

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Radiation - Copper Kα
Data Set:
Data courtesy of RRUFF project at University of Arizona, used with permission.

Synonyms of MesoliteHide

Other Language Names for MesoliteHide

Varieties of MesoliteHide

PseudomesoliteMesolite has elongation parallel to Y while pseudomesolite has elongation parallel to Z. See Dana (7th), 655.

Relationship of Mesolite to other SpeciesHide

Other Members of this group:
Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2OOrth.
NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2OOrth. mm2 : Fdd2
ParanatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2OMon. m : Bb
ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2OMon. m : Bb

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Stilbite82 photos of Mesolite associated with Stilbite on mindat.org.
Thomsonite-Ca68 photos of Mesolite associated with Thomsonite-Ca on mindat.org.
Chabazite55 photos of Mesolite associated with Chabazite on mindat.org.
Analcime51 photos of Mesolite associated with Analcime on mindat.org.
Heulandite47 photos of Mesolite associated with Heulandite on mindat.org.
Calcite46 photos of Mesolite associated with Calcite on mindat.org.
Natrolite32 photos of Mesolite associated with Natrolite on mindat.org.
Thomsonite32 photos of Mesolite associated with Thomsonite on mindat.org.
Apophyllite23 photos of Mesolite associated with Apophyllite on mindat.org.
Laumontite19 photos of Mesolite associated with Laumontite on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

9.GA.05Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2OOrth.
9.GA.05NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2OOrth. mm2 : Fdd2
9.GA.05ParanatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2OMon. m : Bb
9.GA.05ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2OMon. m : Bb
9.GA.10Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
9.GA.10Thomsonite-SrNa(Sr,Ca)2[Al5Si5O20] · 7H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
9.GA.15EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
9.GA.15KalborsiteK6Al4BSi6O20(OH)4ClTet.

Related Minerals - Dana Grouping (8th Ed.)Hide

77.1.5.1NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2OOrth. mm2 : Fdd2
77.1.5.3ParanatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2OMon. m : Bb
77.1.5.5ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2OMon. m : Bb
77.1.5.6EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
77.1.5.7Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2OOrth.
77.1.5.8CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2OOrth.

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

16.10.1Bytownite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]Tric.
16.10.2LisetiteCaNa2Al4Si4O16Orth.
16.10.4Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
16.10.5Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2OOrth.
16.10.7Faujasite
16.10.8Garronite-CaNa2Ca5Al12Si20O64 · 27H2OTet. 4 2m : I4m2
16.10.9BoggsiteCa8Na3(Si,Al)96O192 · 70H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Imma
16.10.10Herschelite(Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2OTrig.
16.10.11Phillipsite
16.10.12Fedorite(Na,K)2-3(Ca4Na3)Si16O38(OH,F)2 · 3.5H2OTric. 1 : P1
16.10.13WillhendersoniteKCa[Al3Si3O12] · 5H2OTric.
16.10.14Barrerite(Na,K,Ca0.5)2[Al2Si7O18] · 7H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
16.10.15Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)Al2Si10O24 · 7H2OOrth.
16.10.16Reyerite(Na,K)2Ca14(Si,Al)24O58(OH)8 · 6H2OTrig.
16.10.17Lévyne
16.10.18Clinoptilolite
16.10.19Heulandite
16.10.20GobbinsiteNa5(Si11Al5)O32 · 11H2OOrth.
16.10.21Stilbite
16.10.22DachiarditeMon.
16.10.23OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2OHex. 6 m2 : P6m2
16.10.24PerlialiteK9Na(Ca,Sr)[Al2Si4O12]6 · 15H2OHex.
16.10.25Erionite
16.10.26Paulingite
16.10.27Sodium Dachiardite(Na2,Ca,K2)4-5Al8Si40O96 · 26H2O
16.10.28Mazzite-Mg(Mg,K,Ca)5(Si26Al10)O72 · 28H2OHex.
16.10.29RoggianiteCa2Be(OH)2Al2Si4O13 · 2.5H2OTet.

Other InformationHide

Electrical:
May exhibit small pyroelectric effect, piezeoelectric.
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 MesoliteHide

Reference List:
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Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen: 143: 231-248.
Artioli, G., Smith, J.V., and Pluth, J.J. (1986) X-ray structure refinement of mesolite. Acta Crystallographica: C42: 937-942.
American Mineralogist (1992): 77: 685.

Internet Links for MesoliteHide

Localities for MesoliteHide

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.
Algeria
 
  • Boumerdès Province
Tschernich, R. (1992), Zeolites of the World, p.321
Antarctica
 
  • Eastern Antarctica
    • Victoria Land
      • Mawson Glacier
Tschernich, 1992. Zeolites of the World, p.184.
Argentina
 
  • Neuquén
    • Huiliches department
R. S. Bowman and S. E. Delap (Eds.) Zeolite ’06—7th International Conference on the Occurrence, Properties, and Utilization of Natural Zeolites Socorro, New Mexico USA, 16–21 July 2006 p. 242
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Brisbane Co.
Crocoite.com, Australia and New Zealand Micromineral News No 11, "Zeolites and Associated Minerals from Bunnan, Hunter Valley, New South Wales"
    • Buckland Co.
England, B.M. (1996) Zeolites and associated minerals from Borambil, New South Wales, Australia. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, Vol.2, p11-20.
England, B.M. (2002) Zeolites and associated minerals from the Krui Valley, Merriwa, New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, Vol. 8, 61-71.
    • Gloucester Co.
      • Barrington Tops
        • Barrington
Graham, I. T., Pogson, R. E. and Colchester, D. (2002): Cowlesite and associated minerals from the Barrington Tops area, New South Wales. Australian J. Mineral. 8, 3-8.
    • Hardinge Co.
Min Rec (1988) 19:389-406; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.49
    • Murray Co.
      • Queanbeyan
        • Googong Dam
    • Pottinger Co.
Van King
    • Rous Co.
      • Kyogle
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.48
Min Rec (1988) 19:389-406
  • Tasmania
Bottrill, unpublished. Data, 2016
    • Circular Head municipality
      • Marrawah district
        • Redpa
http://www.crocoite.com/locationbulletins/part1/zeolites.pdf
    • Huon Valley municipality
Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
    • Kentish municipality
      • Moina - Middlesex District
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.49
  • Victoria
    • Bass Coast Shire
      • Phillip Island
    • City of Greater Shepparton
      • Dookie
No reference listed
    • City of Yarra
      • Abbotsford
B. Birch chemical analysis; - Birch, W. D., ed. (1989): Zeolites of Victoria. The Mineralogical Society of Victoria Inc., Special Publication No. 2, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1-30,92,93,97 & 99
      • Collingwood
        • Clifton Hill
- Birch, W. D., ed. (1989): Zeolites of Victoria. The Mineralogical Society of Victoria Inc., Special Publication No. 2, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1-30,92,93,97 & 99
      • Fairfield
Birch, W. D., ed. (1989): Zeolites of Victoria. The Mineralogical Society of Victoria Inc., Special Publication No. 2, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1-30,92,93,97 & 99
      • Richmond
Rocks & Min.: 20:590.
        • Richmond quarries
Birch, W.D. (1989) Zeolites of Victoria. Mineralogical Society of Victoria - Special Publication No.2 (110 pages).
    • Hepburn Shire
      • Clunes
Henry, D. A (1988): Minerals from the Clunes Gold Field. Austral. Mineral. 3 (3), 43-52
    • Macedon Ranges Shire
      • Tylden
W.D.Birch 1989. Zeolites of Victoria, The Mineralogical Association Of Victoria No. 2 pp. 75-84
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Malta valley
        • Koschach
Annalen 1999, p.31-42
    • Koralpe
      • Kamp
        • Fraßgraben
Kolitsch, U. & Brandstätter, F. (2012): 1716) Graphit und Mesolith vom Steinbruch im Fraßgraben, Koralpe, Kärnten. P. 126 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2012): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXI. Carinthia II, 202./122., 123-180.
  • Styria
    • Bad Radkersburg
      • Klöch
Niedermayr, G. et al. (1990): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XXXIX. Carinthia II, 180./100., 245-288. [refers to the 1989 Klöch book]
    • Feldbach
      • Mühldorf
Postl, W., Taucher, J. & Moser, B. (1996): Neue Mineralfunde im oststeirischen Vulkangebiet. Mitt. Abt. Miner. Landesmuseum Joanneum, 60/61, 3-76.
    • Knittelfeld
      • Flatschach
        • Brunngraben
Postl, W. & J. Taucher (1991): 850. Natrolith, Mesolith, Stilbit, Laumontit, Heulandit und Analcim aus dem Brunngraben bei Flatschach, Steiermark. Pp. 174-175 in Niedermayr, G., et al. (1991): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XL. Carinthia II, 181./101.: 147-179.
        • Cu deposit (Schönberg)
C.Auer (2015)
    • Peggau
      • Übelbach
        • Arzwaldgraben
Josef Taucher (2012): Mesolith vom Thomaskogel, Gleinalm, Steiermark. Der Steirische Mineralog 26, 46-47.
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Tschernich, 1992. Zeolites of the World
Brazil
 
  • Santa Catarina
Manfred Bergmann (2009) Lapis, 34, #3, 30-34.
Manfred Bergmann (2009) Lapis, 34, #3, 30-34.
  • São Paulo
    • Botucatu
Cornejo, Carlos and Bartorelli, Andrea, 2010, Minerals and Ptrecious Stones of Brazil, Solaris Cultural Publications, Sao Paulo, Brazil, pp. 704.
Bulgaria
 
  • Smolyan Oblast
Svetoslav Petrussenko, Iliya Dimitrov, Kostadin Glushkov, Lubomir Metodiev (2007) A Wonderful World of Minerals (Minerals, Mineral Deposits and Localities from the Area of the Town of Chepelare). Fourth International Symposium Mineral Diversity Research and Preservation pp229-233
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Kamloops Mining Division
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.124
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.51,322
      • Westwold
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.98,322
    • Osoyoos Mining Division
      • Olalla
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.51,322
  • New Brunswick
    • Charlotte Co.
      • Grand Manan Island
McHone, Greg, 2008, Grand Manan Geology, p. 3.
        • Eel Brook Beach
McHone, Greg, 2008, Grand Manan Geology, p. 3.
McHone, Greg, 2008, Grand Manan Geology, p. 3.
  • Northwest Territories
    • Mackenzie District
      • Blachford Lake alkaline complex
SHEARD, E.R., WILLIAMS-JONES, A.E., HEILIGMANN, M., PEDERSON, C. AND TRUEMAN, D.L. (2012) Controls on the concentration of zirconium, niobium, and the rare earth elements in the Thor Lake rare metal deposit, Northwest Territories, Canada. Economic Geology, 107(1), 81-104.
Sheard, E.R. (2010); SHEARD, E.R., WILLIAMS-JONES, A.E., HEILIGMANN, M., PEDERSON, C. AND TRUEMAN, D.L. (2012) Controls on the concentration of zirconium, niobium, and the rare earth elements in the Thor Lake rare metal deposit, Northwest Territories, Canada. Economic Geology, 107(1), 81-104.
Zeolites of the World, Rudy W. Tschernich 1992
    • Annapolis Co.
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.322
Walker, T.L., and Parsons, A.L., "The Zeolites of Nova Scotia", Contributions to Canadian Mineralogy, University of Toronto Press, pp. 13-73, 1922.
reference needed
    • Cumberland Co.
Mineralogy of Nova Scotia (2005), nsminerals.atspace.com; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.322; Georgia Pe-Piper and Lisa Miller (2002) Zeolite minerals from the North Shore of the Minas Basin, Nova Scotia. Atlantic Geology 38, 11–28
        • Colonial Copper mine
Terry Collett
      • Five Islands
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.51
    • Digby Co.
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.322
    • Kings Co.
Georgia Pe-Piper and Lisa Miller (2002) Zeolite minerals from the North Shore of the Minas Basin, Nova Scotia. Atlantic Geology 38, 11–28
      • Bay of Fundy
Marsh, O.C. (1863) "Catalogue of Mineral Localities in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland", American Journal of Science, Series 2, vol. 35, pp. 210-218.
Sabina, A.P. (1964) "Rocks and Minerals for the Collector : Bay of Fundy Area", Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 64-10.
Traill, R. J. (1980) Catalog of Canadian Minerals: Revised 1980. Geological Survey of Canada Paper 80-18.
Ronnie Van Dommelen collection
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.322
  • Ontario
    • Algoma District
GSC Misc.Report 49, by Ann P.Sabina 1991, Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Sudbury to Winnipeg
    • Hastings Co.
      • Dungannon Township
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.51
  • Québec
    • Capitale-Nationale
      • Charlevoix RCM
        • Saint-Urbain
          • Saint-Urbain-de-Charlevoix
Sabina (1983) GSC MR 32, 78-81
Sabina (1983) GSC MR 32, 78-81
Sabina (1983) GSC MR 32, 78-81
Sabina (1983) GSC MR 32, 78-81
Sabina (1983) GSC MR 32, 78-81
Sabina (1983) GSC MR 32, 78-81
    • Chaudière-Appalaches
      • Les Appalaches RCM
        • Thetford Mines
          • Black Lake
Canadian Museum of Nature collection
    • Laurentides
      • Argenteuil RCM
        • Harrington
Van Velthuizen et al. (2006). Min. Record 37, 283
        • Wentworth
          • Laurel
Van Velthuizen et al. (2006) Mineral. Record 37, 283 [locality 48]; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.52
    • Outaouais
      • La Vallée-de-la-Gatineau RCM
        • Lac-Pythonga
          • Maniwaki occurrences
Van Velthuizen, J.J., Gault, R.A., Robinson, G.W. & Scovil, J.(2006) Zeolite occurrences in the Central Metasedimentary Belt of the Grenville Province, Ontario, Quebec and New York State. Mineralogical Record 37, 283-296 [locality #47].
      • Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCM
        • Chelsea
Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 41
Chile
 
  • Aisén del General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo Region
    • Aisén Province (Aysén Province)
Aguirre, L., Dominguez-Bella, S., Morata, D., Wittke, O. (1998) An occurrence of tobermorite in Tertiary basalts from Patagonia, Chile. The Canadian Mineralogist, 36, 1149-1155.
  • Coquimbo Region
    • Elqui Province
      • Coquimbo
Tschernich, Rudy W. (1992) Zeolites of the World.
Costa Rica
 
  • Alajuela Province
Micro Probe Volume VII Number 7 Spring 1993
    • San Rafael
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.52,101,323,494; Micro Probe Vol 7 No. 7 Spring 1993
  • Guanacaste Province
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.52,255,282,458,493; Micro Probe Vol 7 No. 7 Spring 1993
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.52,255,323,458; Micro Probe Vol. 7 No. 7 Spring 1993
  • Limón Province
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.101,301,323,362,386,415,493; Micro Probe Volume VII Number 7 Spring 1993
  • San José Province
    • Bajo Chacones
Micro Probe Volume VII Number 7 Spring 1993
Micro Probe Volume VII Number 7 Spring 1993
    • Guaitil
Micro Probe Volume VII Number 7 Spring 1993
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Karlovy Vary Region
      • Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge)
        • Ostrov
Jan Vlk
      • Mariánské Lázně (Marienbad)
Pauliš, P.: Nejzajímavější mineralogická naleziště Čech. Kutná Hora: Kuttna, 2000, s. 38.
    • Liberec Region
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.362
J.E.Hibsch-Die Minerale des Böhmischen Mittelgebirges (Jena 1934)
    • Pardubice Region
Pauliš P. Mineralogické lokality okolí Kutné Hory. Kuttna, Kutná Hora 1999. ISBN 80-9027 19-0-1.
    • Ústí Region
      • Děčín (Tetschen)
        • Česká Kamenice
J.E.Hibsch-Die Minerale des Böhmischen Mittelgebirges (Jena 1934); L.Hrůzek,O.Janeček,P.Fuchs-Zapomenutá zeolitová lokalita Eschlers Bergl u Kunratic u České Kamenice.mag.Minerál 2013/6
O.Janeček,L.Hrůzek-Personal reference (2009)
J.E.Hibsch-Die Minerale des Böhmischen Mittelgebirges (Jena 1934)
J.E.Hibsch-Die Minerale des Böhmischen Mittelgebirges (Jena 1934)
        • Jílové u Děčína (Ober Eulau)
          • Horní Jílové
Rychlý, R., Ulrych, J. (1980): Mesolite from Horní Jílové, Bohemia. TMPM Tschermaks Min. Petr. Mitt. 27, 201-208.
No reference listed
      • Litoměřice
P.Zeman,P.Pauliš,P.Pour,R.Malíková (2017) Zeolites of Pohorský Hill and district. mag.Minerál 2017/2
  • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
    • Olomouc Region
      • Šumperk (Mährisch Schönberg)
Novotný, P., Pauliš, P.: Skolecit a mezolit z kamenolomu v Krásném u Šumperka. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2003, roč. 11, s. 168-169.
Denmark
 
  • Faroe Islands
    • Borðoy Island
Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Faroer-Inseln. Lapis, 33 (2): 29-35.
Franz J. Schmitter (2008) Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Faroer-Inseln. Lapis, 33, #2, 29-35
Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona, p. 301
Franz J. Schmitter (2008) Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Faroer-Inseln. Lapis, 33, #2, 29-35.
    • Eysturoy Island
Burvald, I. (2013): På mineraljakt i sporet etter en "anderledes" Ormen Lange. Stein. 40 (1), 4-12
Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona. p. 256
      • Lambareiđi
        • Mt Hæddin
Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Faroer-Inseln. Lapis, 33 (2): 29-35.
Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Faroer-Inseln. Lapis, 33 (2): 29-35
Betz, V. (1981): Famous mineral localities: Zeolites from Iceland and the Faeroes. Mineralogical Record 12 (1), 5-26.
(no reference listed)
Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona. p.256
Betz, V. (1981): Famous mineral localities: Zeolites from Iceland and the Faeroes. Mineralogical Record 12 (1), 5-26.; Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona. (p.256 + 323)
        • Skalabotnur
Zeolite collection of Volker Betz; Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Färöer-Inseln. Lapis 33 (2), 29-35; 50
    • Kunoy Island
Knut Edvard Larsen collection # 381
    • Streymoy Island
Zeolite collection of Volker Betz; Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Betz, V. (1981): Famous mineral localities: Zeolites from Iceland and the Faeroes. Mineralogical Record 12 (1), 5-26; Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona.(pp. 256,459)
      • Kollafjørður
Burvald, I. (2003): Mineralforekomster på Færøyene. Norsk Bergverksmuseums Skrift 25, 29-34
Betz, V. (1981): Famous mineral localities: Zeolites from Iceland and the Faeroes. Mineralogical Record, 12, 5-26.; Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona.(p.256,283,459).
ZBetz, V. (1981): Famous mineral localities: Zeolites from Iceland and the Faeroes. Mineralogical Record, 12, 5-26.; Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona.(p.301)
Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona, p.301
Betz, V. (1981): Famous mineral localities: Zeolites from Iceland and the Faeroes. Mineralogical Record 12 (1), 5-26.; Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona, p.124
      • Sund
Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Franz J. Schmitter (2008) Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Faroer-Inseln. Lapis, 33, #2, 29-35.
Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona. p.440
Betz, V. (1981): Famous Mineral Localities: Zeolites From Iceland and the Faeroe Islands. Mineralogical Record. 12:5-26
      • Froðba
Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-679
    • Vágar Island
Jørgensen, O. (2006) The regional distribution of zeolites in the basalts of the Faroe Islands and the significance of zeolites as palaeo-temperature indicators, GEUS Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 9, 123-156.
Schmitter, F.J. (2008) Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Faroer-Inseln. Lapis, 33 (2): 29-35
      • Sørvágur
"Sigurd Stordal" Collection
Burvald, I. (2003): Mineralforekomster på Færøyene. Norsk Bergverksmuseums Skrift 25, 29-34
Finland
 
  • Northern Finland Region
    • Ranua
Mutanen, T. 2011. Alkalikiviä ja appiniitteja. Raportti hankkeen " Magmatismi ja malminmuodostus II" toiminnasta 2002-2005.
France
 
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Loire
      • Saint-Georges-en-Couzan
        • Châtelneuf
    • Puy-de-Dôme
      • Dallet
Aimé Rudel : "Curiosités Géologiques d'Auvergne et du Velay", Editions Volcans, 1970
      • Saint-Amant-Tallende
        • Saint-Sandoux
LACROIX A., (1894) – XXIV - Roches à néphéline – Zéolites et corindon du puy de Saint-Sandoux (Puy-de-Dôme)
      • Veyre-Monton
"Les minéraux, leurs gisements, leurs associations", P. Bariand, F. Cesbron et J. Geffroy (1977), Editions Minéraux et Fossiles, BRGM
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine
    • Landes
B. Azambre and P. Monchoux, Bull. Minéral. , 1988, 111, pp. 39-47.
  • Occitanie
    • Aveyron
      • Espalion
Collection Elmar Lackner
      • Rodez
French Polynesia
 
  • Society Islands
    • Windward Islands
      • Tahiti
        • Tahiti Nui
          • Papenoo
Lacroix A. (1904): Note sur la minéralogie de Tahiti. Bulletin de la Société française de minéralogie et crystallographie: 27: 272-279.
French Southern and Antarctic Lands
 
  • Kerguelen Islands
Giret, A., Verdier, O. & Nativel, P. (1992). The zeolitisation of Kerguelen Islands, Southern Indian Ocean. In: Yoshida, Y., et al. (eds) Recent Progress in Antarctic Earth Science, Tokyo: Terra Publishing 32, 1–36. Co., pp. 457–463.
French West Indies
 
Born, N. (2011) - La Martinique, In zéolites de France, Le Règne Minéral hors-série 17, 104-108
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Hegau
      • Immendingen
S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Weisenberger, Tobias B. & Spürgin, Simon (2014) Hydrothermal phonolite alteration in the Kaiserstuhl Volcanic Complex, Germany. 31st Nordic Geological Meeting, Lund Sweden.
      • Bötzingen
Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76; Weisenberger, T.B., Spürgin, S., Lahaye, Y. (2014): Hydrothermal alteration and zeolitization oft he Fohberg phonolite, Kaiserstuhl Volcanic Complex, Germany, International Journal of Earth Sciences, Vol. 103 (8). 2273-2300
  • Bavaria
    • Franconia
      • Maroldsweisach
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
    • Swabia
      • Allgäu
        • Sonthofen
          • Hindelang
            • Hinterstein
S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
  • Hesse
    • Greifenstein
      • Allendorf
Lapis 2/2011
    • Odenwald
      • Roßdorf
S. Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
    • Vogelsberg
      • Hungen
        • Oberwiddersheim
      • Ortenberg
  • Lower Saxony
    • Harz
      • Bad Harzburg
        • Radau valley
No reference listed
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Eifel
      • Hillesheim
        • Zilsdorf
Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel, Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227, 1978
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
      • Niederschlag-Bärenstein District
        • Bärenstein
T. Witzke (1994): Neufunde aus Sachsen (II): Nordstrandit vom Bärenstein bei Annaberg in Sachsen.- Lapis 19, 10, 36-39
        • Oberwiesenthal
          • Hammerunterwiesenthal
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Greenland
 
  • Kujalleq
    • Narsaq
      • Igaliku (Igaliko)
        • Narsaarsuk Plateau
Montgomery, A. (1974): An American Mineralogist Part IV. Mineralogical Record 5 (3), 115-127
  • Qaasuitsup
    • Qeqertarsuaq Island (Disko Island)
Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages. (p.316)
Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages. (p.397)
Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages. ( p.402)
Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages. (p.401)
Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages, p. 342
Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages (p.401)
    • Uummannaq (Umanak)
Benson, W.N. (1940): Kaersutite and other brown Amphiboles in the Cainozoic Igneous rocks of the Dunedin District, Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand, Vol. 69, 283-308
Hungary
 
  • Fejér Co.
    • Velencei Mts
      • Nadap
  • Veszprém Co.
    • Balaton Uplands
      • Tapolcai Basin
        • Káptalantóti
Koch: Minerals of Hungary, 1985
        • Nemesgulács
Szakáll & Jánosi: Minerals of Hungary, 1995
Szakáll & Jánosi: Minerals of Hungary, 1995.
        • Uzsa (Uzsabánya)
Szakáll & Jánosi: Minerals of Hungary, 1995
        • Zalahaláp
Lapis 01/1978 p.31; Kónya, P. and Szakáll, S. (2011): Occurrence, composition and paragenesis of the zeolites and associated minerals in the alkaline basalt of a maar-type volcano at Haláp Hill, Balaton Highland, Hungary. Mineralogical Magazine 75, 2869-2885.
Iceland
 
  • Capital Region
Selbekk, R. S. & Mattsson, H. (2004): Zeolitt mineraliseringer i Hvalfjördur, Island. STEIN 31 (1), 28-33; Weisenberger, T. & Selbekk, R.S. (2009): Multi stage zeolite facies mineralization in the Hvalfjördur area, Iceland. International Journal of Earth Sciences. 98 (5): 985-999
Betz, V. (1981) Famous Mineral Localities: Zeolites From Iceland and the Faeroe Islands. Mineralogical Record. 12:5-26
Jamison Turnbull collection-Photo ID: 229284; Weisenberger, T. & Selbekk, R.S. (2009): Multi stage zeolite facies mineralization in the Hvalfjördur area, Iceland. International Journal of Earth Sciences. 98 (5): 985-999
field collected by Alessandro Cantamessa, photo id: 579946
Weisenberger, T. & Selbekk, R.S. (2009): Multi stage zeolite facies mineralization in the Hvalfjördur area, Iceland. International Journal of Earth Sciences. 98 (5): 985-999
  • Eastern Region
    • Eskifjörður
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
    • Fásskrúdsfjörđur
Walker, G. P. L. (1962) Garronite, a New Zeolite, from Ireland and Iceland, Mineralogical Magazine: 33: 173-186.
Walker, G. P. L. (1962) Garronite, a New Zeolite, from Ireland and Iceland, Mineralogical Magazine: 33: 173-186.
Personally collected by Günter Frenz, Raman-Spectrum available
    • Mjoifjördur
Mineralogical Magazine 1962 33:173-186.
    • Mjóifjörður
Zeolite collection of Volker Betz
    • Neskaupstaður
Personally collected by Günter Frenz, Raman-Spectrum available
    • Reydarfjörđur
Mineralogical Magazine 1962 33:173-186.
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
Mineralogical Magazine 1962 33 : 173-186.
Mineralogical Magazine 1962 33:173-186.
    • Seyðisfjörður
Mineralogical Magazine 1962 33 : 173-186.
    • Stödvarfjörđur
Mineralogical Magazine 1962 33:173-186.
    • Suður-Múlasýsla
      • Berufjördur
Betz, V. (1981): Famous mineral localities: Zeolites from Iceland and the Faeroes. Mineralogical Record, 12, 5-26.
Walker G.P.L. (1960) Zeolite zones and dike Distribution in relation of the structure of the basalts of Eastern Iceland , Journal of Geology 68, 515-525
Mineralogical Magazine 1962 33:173-186.
No reference listed
      • Berufjörður
Collection of Volker Betz
      • Breiðdalsvík
Zeolite colletion of Volker Betz
Volker Betz (1981) Famous Mineral Localities: Zeolites From Iceland and the Faeroe Islands. Mineralogical Record 12:5-26
      • Breiðdalur
No reference listed
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
      • Hamarsfjörður
Personally collected by Günter Frenz, analyzed with raman and EDX
  • Northeastern Region
    • Eyjafjarðarsýsla
      • Akureyri
Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-5433 ( collected by Herman Fylling, visually id.)
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
    • Flateyjardalur
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
    • Myvatn
Tamjidi, A. Borehole geology and hydrotermal alteration of well KJ-29 in the Krafla high-temperature area, NE-Iceland. United Nations University.
    • Siglufjörður
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
  • Northwestern Region
    • Sauðárkrókur
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
  • Southern Peninsula
Roux, J. & D. Hamilton (1976), Primary igneous analcime; an experimental study: Journal of Petrology: 17: 244-257.
  • Western Region
    • Hvalfjörður
      • Helguvik
Knut Edvard Larsen collection
Knut Edvard Larsen observation in field august 2017
    • Mýrasýsla
      • Norðurárdalur
        • Haugar
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
        • Hvammur
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
    • Stykkishólmur
      • Alftafjordur
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
  • Westfjords
    • Barðastrandarsýsla
      • Gilsfjörður
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
    • Strandasýsla
      • Hólmavík
        • Brekkutún
Personally collected by Günter Frenz
India
 
  • Maharashtra
Bhairawnath Wakale photo
Tony Petersen
Niedermayr, G. & Jahn, S. (2010): Mineralientage München 2010. Mineralien Welt, 21: 19
    • Jalgaon District
Milind M. Kolhatkar photo
    • Mumbai District (Bombay District)
      • Mumbai (Bombay)
        • Ward 38
          • Malad
Personal experience-Rock Currier
No reference listed
    • Nashik District (Nasik District)
      • Dindori (Dhindori)
        • Talegaon
Georges Claeys (2009) Mineralogische reis naar Deccan Traps, India, 2008. Geonieuws, 34, #3, 63-77.
    • Pune District (Poonah District)
Natural History Museum London
      • Lonavale (Lonavala)
Praszkier, T. & Siuda, R. (2007): The Lonavala Quarry, Pune District, Maharashtra, India. Mineralogical Record 38: 185-189
      • Pashan
Harvard Museum of Natural History specimen no. 120881.
      • Talegaon
Praszkier, T. (2009): Cavansit und Pentagonit aus Indien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (6), 16-25.
http://www.spiriferminerals.com/68,III-2010---India.html
Israel
 
  • Negev
Gross, S. (1977): The Mineralogy of the Hatrurim Formation, Israel. Geological Survey of Israel, Bulletin no. 70, 80 pp.
Italy
 
  • Calabria
    • Catanzaro Province
      • Tiriolo
De Michele, V. (1974). Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol
  • Campania
    • Naples Province
      • Somma-Vesuvius Complex
        • Mt Vesuvius
          • Terzigno
Russo, M. & Campostrini, I. (2011): Nuove specie minerali al Monte Somma: III. Mesolite. Micro, 2/2011, 58-59
  • Latium
    • Rome Province
      • Alban Hills
        • Ariccia
No reference listed
      • Rome
        • Valleranello
  • Liguria
    • Genova Province
      • Campoligure
        • Pracaban Mt.
Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
      • Tiglieto
        • Olbicella
Cortesogno L., Lucchetti G., Penco A.M. - 1975 - Associazioni a zeoliti nel "Gruppo di Voltri" : caratteristiche mineralogiche e loro significato - rend. S.I.M.P. - Milano, vol. 31, n.2 pp. 673-710
  • Lombardy
    • Brescia Province
      • Camonica Valley
        • Adamello-Brenta Natural Park
          • Adamello Massif
            • Mt. Foppa
E. Passaglia and A. Tagliavini : "Chabazite-offretite epitaxial overgrowths in cornubianite from Passo Forcel Rosso, Adamello, Italy", European Journal of Mineralogy, 1994, Vol. 6, N° 3, pp. 397-405.
    • Sondrio Province
      • Valtellina
        • Malenco Valley
          • Chiesa in Valmalenco
        • Masino Valley
F. Bedognè, E. Maurizio, A. Montrasio, E. Sciesa (1995) I minerali della Provincia di Sondrio e della Bregaglia Grigionese - Val Bregaglia, Val Masino, Val Codera e Valle Spluga. pag. 176
        • Sondalo
Bedognè, Montrasio, Sciesa (2006) i minerali della medio-alta valtellina delle orobie valtellinesi e della val poschiavo
  • Piedmont
    • Cuneo Province
      • Gesso Valley
Piccoli, G. C., & Lombardo, B. (2004). Il massiccio cristallino dell'Argentera. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 28 (1): 6-23
      • Stura Valley
        • Vinadio
          • Sant’Anna Valley
Ciriotti, M.E., Blaß, G. (2010): Pot-pourri 2009: Identificazioni UKiS AMI, Minerali italiani di interesse. Micro, 1/2010, 124-127
    • Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province
      • Ossola Valley
        • Antigorio Valley
          • Devero Valley
            • Baceno
              • Devero Alp
Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007). Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
  • Sardinia
    • Cagliari Province
Lapis 2003(2), 21-30
De Michele V.: Località mineralogiche consigliate: Monastir (Cagliari) in Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, n. 2, June 1974, pagg. 36-37
Ref.: Boscardin. M. (1975) - Informazioni di mineralogia italiana: 57)Zeoliti della sardegna - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, fasc. 3, Milano, Sept. 1975,pp. 52-55
Conti-Vecchi G. Stara P. (1991) - Minerali della Sardegna - Edizioni Della Torre - Cagliari 276 pp
      • Pula
Lapis 2003(2), 21-30
    • Oristano Province
Lapis 2003(2), 21-30
Lapis 2003(2), 22
      • Scano di Montiferro
Ref.: Boscardin. M. (1975) - Informazioni di mineralogia italiana: 57)Zeoliti della sardegna - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, fasc. 3, Milano, Sept. 1975,pp. 52-55
    • Sassari Province
      • Osilo
Lapis 2003(2), 21-30
  • Sicily
    • Catania Province
      • Etna Volcanic Complex
        • Aci Castello
    • Messina Province
      • Eolie Islands (Aeolian Islands)
        • Lipari
          • Vulcano Island
Campostrini, I., Demartin, F., Gramaccioli, C.M., Russo, M. (2011): Vulcano - Tre secoli di mineralogia. AMI-Associazione Micromineralogica Italiana, Cremona, Italy, 344 pp.
  • Trentino-Alto Adige (Trentino-Südtirol)
    • Bolzano Province (South Tyrol)
      • Gardena Valley (Gröden Valley)
        • Siusi Alp (Seis Alp)
          • Castelrotto (Kastelruth)
De Michele, V. (1974). Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol.
    • Trento Province
      • Fassa Valley
        • Buffaure Group
          • San Nicolò Valley
Guastoni A. Carbonin S. Nimis P. Zorzi F. (2007): Mesolite Pectolite Thomsonite, studio sui campionidella coll. Gasser. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 3/2006, 186-189.
  • Veneto
    • Belluno Province
      • Alleghe
Del Caldo A., Moro C., Gramaccioli C.M., Boscardin M. (1973): Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp. Giordano D. (2008): Dolomiti di cristallo. Minerali e mineralogia nell’Agordino. Gruppo Agordino Mineralogico Paleontologico Ed., Agordo, 222 pp.
      • Rocca Piétore
        • Pettorina Valley
          • Sottoguda-Palue area
Giordano D. (2008): Dolomiti di cristallo. Minerali e mineralogia nell’Agordino. Gruppo Agordino Mineralogico Paleontologico Ed., Agordo, 222 pp.
    • Vicenza Province
      • Gambellara
        • S. Marco hill
"Minerali del Vicentino - La natrolite" M. Boscardin, S. Pegoraro. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana n. 1 / 2000 pp. 4-11
Madagascar
 
  • Antsiranana Province
    • Diana Region (Northern Region)
      • Antsiranana II District
        • Massif d'Ambre
Lacroix, A. (1922): Mineralogie de Madagascar, Tome I. Géologie-Minéralogie descriptive. A.Challamel (Éditeur), Paris. 624p (p.595)
    • Sava Region (Northeastern Region)
      • Antalaha District
Lacroix, A. (1922): Mineralogie de Madagascar, Tome I. Géologie-Minéralogie descriptive. A.Challamel (Éditeur), Paris. 624p (p.595)
Mexico
 
  • Morelos
    • Mun. de Ayala
      • Jalostoc (Xalostoc)
Panczner (1987): 270.
Panczner (1987): 270.
New Zealand
 
  • North Island
    • Waikato
P. R. Spratt and K.A. Rodgers, (1975) The Ngatutura Volcanics, Southwest Auckland, Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 5:2, 163-178,
  • South Island
    • Marlborough
Essence of Micro-Scope, Lookout volcanics, Mt Lookout and Upcot Stations. 2009
Nicaragua
 
  • León Department
Tschernich, 1992. Zeolites of the World, p.262.
Norway
 
  • Aust-Agder
Hey, M.H. 1933: Studies on the zeolites. Part V. Mesolite. Mineralogical Magazine. 23, 421-447.
      • Arendal Iron Mines
Bugge, J.A.W. (1954): Minerals from the skarn iron ore deposits at Arendal, Norway. 11. The zeolites. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskapers Selskab Skrifer 1954, 3, 1-18.
  • Buskerud
    • Lier
      • Lierskogen
Eldjarn, K.(1973): Zeolitter fra Gjellebekk,Lier. NAGS-nytt. 1 (2),8-9 (in norwegian)
Panama
 
  • Chiriquí Province
Tschernich, Rudy W. (1992) Zeolites of the World
Réunion Island
 
Bull. Minéral. , 109, 1986, pp. 337-347.
    • Cirque de Cilaos
      • Bras de Cilaos
JM Johannet collection
Navitel (1972)
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
[World of Stones 12:49]
  • Northern Region
    • Murmanskaja Oblast'
      • Kola Peninsula
        • Khibiny Massif
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
www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
  • Urals Region
    • Middle Urals
      • Sverdlovskaya Oblast'
        • Asbest
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).
Slovakia
 
  • Prešov Region
    • Prešov Co.
Ďuďa,R., et al., 1981: Mineralógia severnej časti Slanských vrchov. Min.Slovaca, Monografia 2, 98s
South Africa
 
  • Eastern Cape Province
Cairncross, B. and Dixon, R., (1995) Minerals of South Africa. The Geological Society of South Africa. 223.
  • KwaZulu-Natal Province
    • Klipriver District
      • Ladysmioth
        • Durban Townlands
Rudy W. Tschernich, " Zeolites of the World", Geoscience Press, Inc, Phoenix, Arizona, 1992
  • Limpopo Province
    • Phalaborwa
      • Loolekop
Cairncross, B. and Dixon, R., (1995) Minerals of South Africa. The Geological Society of South Africa. 223.; Gliddon, J. (1996) Minerals of the Palabora open pit. British Micromount Society 43:2-7
  • North West Province
    • Bojanala Platinum District
      • Western Bushveld Complex
        • Brits (Brits District)
          • Mooinooi
Min.Rec.:20(5):398.
Spain
 
  • Canary Islands
    • Las Palmas Province
      • Fuerteventura
        • Tuineje
          • Gran Tarajal
Colletion of Volker Betz
      • Gran Canaria (Grand Canary)
        • Tasarte
Zeolite collcetion of Volker Betz
      • Lanzarote
        • Yaiza
          • Playa Blanca
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p. 52, 101, 301, 323, 362, 386, 415, 493.
    • Santa Cruz de Tenerife Province
      • La Gomera
Zeolite collection of Volker Betz
hède
  • Catalonia
    • Barcelona
      • Maresme
        • Fogars de la Selva
Bareche, E. (2005) "Els minerals de Catalunya. Segle XX" Grup Mineralògic Català, Barcelona, 269 pages.
Sweden
 
  • Jämtland
    • Åre
      • Åreskutan
No reference listed
Switzerland
 
  • Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden)
    • Misox (Mesolcina Valley)
      • Calanca Valley
        • Arvigo
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 271.
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Binn Valley
      • Geisspfad area
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 402.
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 271.
      • Kriegalp Valley (Chriegalp Valley)
Taiwan
 
  • Taiwan Province
Tanzania
 
  • Manyara Region
    • Simanjiro District
      • Lelatema Mts
John A. Jaszczak by Raman spectroscopy and SEM-EDS
UK
 
  • England
    • Cornwall
      • St Austell District
        • St Stephen-in-Brannel
          • Foxhole
Hogg, T. (1825): A Manual of Mineralogy. Polyblank Publishers (London), 245 pp.; Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.; Russell, A. (1910): Mineralogical Magazine 15, 377-384
      • St Just District
        • St Just
          • Botallack
Collins, J.H. (1892): "A Handbook to the Mineralogy of Cornwall and Devon", 2nd ed., D. Bradford Barton Ltd. (Truro, UK), pp. 108.
            • Cliff outcrops
Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.; Russell, A. (1910): Mineralogical Magazine 15, 377-38; Golley, P. & Williams, R. (1995): Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications (Truro), 104 pp.
    • Staffordshire
      • Bentley
Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.
  • Northern Ireland
    • Co. Antrim
      • Antrim
Trevor Boyd collection
F. Rutley: "Elements of Mineralogy", 12th Ed. (1900)
      • Ballyclare
Trevor Boyd collection
      • Broughshane
Specimen in Alan Goldstein collection
Walker, G. P. L. (1960). The amygdale minerals in the Tertiary lavas of Ireland. IV. The crystal habit of calcite. Min. Mag, 32, 609-618.
F. Rutley: "Elements of Mineralogy", 12th Ed. (1900)
      • Glenarm
Trevor Boyd Collection
      • Glengormley
Trevor Boyd Collection
      • Waterfoot
Trevor Boyd Collection. Also confirmed by S. Moreton using XRD & XRF.; Trevor Boyd Collection
    • Co. Londonderry (Derry)
F. Rutley: "Elements of Mineralogy", 12th Ed. (1900)
  • Scotland
    • North West Highlands
      • Isle of Skye
        • Duirinish
          • Dunvegan
[UKJMM 16:21-27]
        • Dunvegan
http://www.picus.co.uk/managed/bms/bmscollection1501-2000.htm
F. Rutley: "Elements of Mineralogy", 12th Ed. (1900)
        • Minginish
          • Carbost
UKJMM Vol.29 p.16
            • Talisker
No reference listed
          • Glen Brittle
UKJMM Vol.29 p.16
        • Sligachan
No reference listed
BMS Database
        • Trotternish
          • Loch Snizort
            • Kingsburgh
P Haas collection
          • Portree
Sweet, J. M., Bothwell, D. I., & Williams, D. L. (1961). Tacharanite and Other Hydrated Calcium Silicates from Portree, Isle of Skye. Mineral. Mag, 32, 745-53.
BMS Database
          • Staffin
Andy Thompson
Paul Render
      • Morven peninsula
Paul Render
    • Strathclyde
      • Isle of Mull
        • Treshnish
Stephen Moreton
[Specimen in the Natural History Museum, London]
BMS collection
Ukraine
 
  • Crimea Oblast'
    • Crimea peninsula
Tischenko A. data
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Gila Co.
      • Dripping Spring Mts
        • Banner District
          • Christmas area
            • Christmas
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 293.
    • Graham Co.
      • Ash Peak District
        • Thumb Butte area
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 294.
    • Santa Cruz Co.
      • Patagonia Mts
        • Patagonia District
          • Patagonia
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 294.
  • Arkansas
    • Pulaski Co.
      • Little Rock
Rocks and Minerals, (1988) 63:104-125; Rocks and Minerals, (1989) 64:314-322
Henry Barwood - unpublished (2010)
    • Saline Co.
      • Granite Mountain complex
        • Sweet Home
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.113
  • California
    • Kern Co.
      • El Paso Mts
        • El Paso Mountains District
          • Ricardo
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 261; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 371; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 64, 502
    • Shasta Co.
      • Cascade Range
        • Lassen Volcanic National Park
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 261.
      • Redding District
        • Redding area
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 261.
    • Ventura Co.
      • San Emigdio Mts
        • Sespe Frazier Roadless Area Review & Evaluation (RARE) II Area
          • Frazier Mountain District (Fraser Mountain District)
            • Frazier Park area
              • Frazier Mountain
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 261.
Gale, Hoyt Stoddard (1914c) Borate deposits in Ventura County, California. USGS Bulletin 540: 439; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 372-373.
          • Lake of the Woods area
            • Lockwood Valley
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 261.
  • Colorado
    • Jefferson Co.
      • Golden District
        • Golden
Rocks & Minerals 79:4
MinRec 19:153
    • Montezuma Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
  • Connecticut
    • Fairfield Co.
      • Redding (Reading)
P Cristofono collection
    • Litchfield Co.
      • Woodbury
Mike Polletta Observation
  • Georgia
    • Warren Co.
      • Cedar Rock
Rocks & Min.:64:205.
  • Idaho
    • Adams Co.
      • Council
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
    • Boise Co.
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
    • Custer Co.
      • Bay Horse District
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
    • Idaho Co.
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 115
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
      • Skookumchuck Creek
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
    • Lemhi Co.
      • Spring Mountain District
        • Quartzite Canyon
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
    • Washington Co.
      • Middle Fork of Weiser River
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
  • Michigan
    • Houghton Co.
      • Houghton
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
      • Osceola
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
      • South Range
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
    • Iron Co.
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
    • Keweenaw Co.
      • Copper Falls
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
      • Eagle Harbor
Mineralogy of Michigan (E. W. Heinrich & G. W. Robinson)
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
      • Lake Superior
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Heinrich, E. W. and Robinson, George W., (2004), Mineralogy of Michigan
  • Minnesota
    • Cook Co.
      • Tofte
Hey (568); Nawaz, R., J. Malone, V. Din (1985) Pseudomesolite is mesolite. Mineralogical Magazine 49:103-105
  • Montana
    • Lewis and Clark Co.
Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana mineral locality index. Rocks & Minerals, 87, #3, 208-240; Chris Tucker and John Betts specimens.
  • Nevada
    • Clark Co.
      • Las Vegas District
MarekC pers.coll. July 2016
  • New Jersey
    • Bergen Co.
      • Fort Lee
Rocks & Min. (1963) 38:591-592
    • Bergen Co. & Hudson Co.
Brian Mason, 1960, The Rock Minerals of New Jersey, N.J. Geol. Survey Bull. 64
    • Hudson Co.
      • Bergen Hill
        • Weehawken
The Minerals of New York City and Its Environs, NY Mineralogical Club (1931), Manchester, J.G.
      • Jersey City
        • Bergen Hill
Amer. Jour. of Sci.: 40:69-73, Bourne & 44:54-60, Beck.
    • Passaic Co.
      • Haledon
Mineralogical Record, 40:511-524
      • Paterson
Mineralogical Record: 9:157-179., Peters, T.A. & Peters, J.J. (1978); Rocks & Min.: 59:157-183, Peters, Jospeh J. (1984).
Min. Collector 15: 113-118, Papke, H. (1908); Rocks & Min.: 59:157-183, Peters, J.J. (1984)
      • Prospect Park
Lapidary Jour.: 32:1700-1720, Mins. of the Watchungs, Part II, Vitali, G. (1978); Rocks & Min.: 59:157-183 (1984), Peters, J.J.
  • New Mexico
    • Grant Co.
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd. rev. ed. (1996)
Darren Court pers cons
        • Gila Hot Springs
D.Court collection; Minerals of New Mexico, By S. Northrup; Min.Rec. vol.20, no.1
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd Rev. Ed., 1996
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Sierra Co.
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd Rev. Ed., 1996
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Socorro Co.
Canales & Sanders 2006 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
NY State Museum spec. no. 15021
John H. Betts (2009) "The minerals of New York City", Rocks & Minerals, 84, 204-240.
  • North Carolina
    • Catawba Co.
      • Hickory
www.mcrocks.com
    • Davidson Co.
      • Thomasville
The Adams Collection ( Steve and Laurie Adams)
  • Oregon
    • Baker Co.
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 115
    • Benton Co.
      • Coffin Butte
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 69, 117
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
      • Wren
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 69
    • Clackamas Co.
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4
    • Clatsop Co.
      • Astoria
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4
    • Columbia Co.
      • Goble
Micro Probe Vol. 7 No. 2 Fall 1990; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 116
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 117
Crystals and Minerals Vol. 2 by Jon Glawell pg. 18-19
    • Douglas Co.
      • Drain
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4; Zeolites of the World, Rudy W. Tschernich 1992
    • Grant Co.
      • Kimberley
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 118
      • Monument
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 118
      • Mount Vernon
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4
      • North Fork John Day River
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 8
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 118
      • Ritter
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
Nawaz, R., J. Malone, V. Din (1985)Pseudomesolite is mesolite. Mineralogical Magazine 49:103-105
Micro Probe Volume VII Number 8 Fall 1993
Micro Probe Volume VII Number 8 Fall 1993
    • Jackson Co.
      • Lost Creek Reservoir
Phyllis Richardson
Phyllis Richardson
K. Starnes, personal ID, 1994
K. Starnes, personal ID, 1986
    • Lane Co.
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4
      • Springfield
Micro Probe Vol. 6 No. 4; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 117
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 69, 118
    • Linn Co.
      • Dollar
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
    • Polk Co.
      • Dallas
John Lindell field collected specimen
    • Tillamook Co.
      • Netarts
Van King
    • Wheeler Co.
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 118
      • Spray
Micro Probe Vol. 6 No. 4; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 118
Micro Probe VolumeVII Number 3 Spring 1996
Micro Probe Volume IX Number 2 Fall 2000
      • Twickenham
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
  • Pennsylvania
    • Berks Co.
      • Cumru Township
Ref.: Gordon, Samuel G. (1922), Mineralogy of Pennsylvania: 153.
    • Chester Co.
      • Warwick Township
        • St. Peters
Mineralogical Record, 25(2),pp:105-120.
  • Utah
    • Salt Lake Co.
      • Wasatch Mts
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
  • Virginia
    • Fairfax Co.
      • Culpeper Basin
        • Centreville
Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
  • Washington
    • Clark Co.
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
      • Yacolt
Micro Probe Volume VI Number 4
    • Cowlitz Co.
      • Kalama area
Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.69; Micro Probe (1995) 8-3 pp 15-19
Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.41; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.71
Micro Probe Vol.7 No.9 Spring '94
      • Toutle
        • Elk Mountain
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
        • Signal Peak
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
      • Wolf Point
Tschernich, R.W. (1997) First occurrence of apophyllite and mesolite at the 200/237 Road Quarry, Wolf Point, Cowlitz County, Washington. Micro Probe V 8, No. 5, p. 17.
Micro Probe; Volume 1X, Number 1, pgs 2-6
    • Grays Harbor Co.
      • Porter
John Sobolewski collection, info from Rudy Tschernich
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
    • Jefferson Co.
      • Shine
Micro Probe Volume VIII Number 9
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
    • Lewis Co.
      • Morton District
        • Morton
Minerals of Washington, Bart Cannon, 1975
      • Oakville
        • Doty Hills
John Lindell field collected specimens
      • Pe Ell
Phyllis Richardson
    • Mason Co.
      • Dayton
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71
    • Pacific Co.
      • Brooklyn
        • Doty Hills
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
    • Thurston Co.
      • Black Hills
Raymond Lasmanis (2010) B-Line Road Cut, a New Zeolite Locality, Capitol Forest, Thurston County, WA. PNWFM NEWSLETTER July 2010 pp4-5
      • Bucoda
Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington p.48; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71
      • Littlerock
Rudy Tschernich Zeolite Collection
      • Olympia
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World,
John Meek collection
  • West Virginia
    • Pendleton Co.
Rocks & Minerals 68:167; Patrick E. Haynes (2012) Zeolites and associated minerals from Sugar Grove, Pendelton County, West Virginia. New Mexico Mineral Symposium November 10-11, 2012 Abstracts pp 19-20
Zimbabwe
 
  • Matabeleland North
    • Hwange District
Wolfgang Hampel, February 2015
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