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About MolybdoscheeliteHide

A variety of Scheelite

A molybdenum-bearing variety of scheelite

Pronounciation of MolybdoscheeliteHide

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Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

Chemical Properties of MolybdoscheeliteHide


Synonyms of MolybdoscheeliteHide

Other Language Names for MolybdoscheeliteHide

Simplified Chinese:钼白钨矿

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Garnet Group3 photos of Molybdoscheelite associated with Garnet Group on
Manganoan Calcite1 photo of Molybdoscheelite associated with Manganoan Calcite on

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 MolybdoscheeliteHide

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Lacroix (1940) Comptes rendus de l’Académie des sciences de Paris: 210: 273 (as Seyrigite).
Strunz (1941) Mineralogische Tabellen: 144.
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 1074.
Kempe, U. & Wolf, D. (1989): Entmischungen von Seyrigit in Molybdoscheelit. Chemie der Erde 49, 5-6.

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Localities for MolybdoscheeliteHide

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- 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.
  • Zabol Province (Zabul Province)
    • Mizan District
Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
  • Salzburg
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Habach Valley
        • Nasenkopf
          • Leckbachgraben (Leckbachrinne)
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
  • Gansu Province
    • Jiuquan Prefecture
      • Subei Co.
Boling Pan, Jianshu Zhang, and Fachang Yang (1989): Geology and Prospecting 25(7), 16-22
  • Hebei Province
    • Baoding Prefecture
      • Laiyuan Co.
Chang Zhaoshan and Feng Zhongyan (1996): Acta Scientiarum Naturalium Universitatis Pekinensis 32(6), 724-733; Guoxi Ma (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 342-345
  • Jiangxi Province
    • Jiujiang Prefecture
      • Duchang Co.
Yuxue Zhang and Qiguang He (1985): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 5(1), 38-42; Bingcai Chen (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(4), 35-40
  • Honshu Island
    • Tohoku Region
      • Iwate Prefecture
        • Miyako City
Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
  • Kyushu Region
    • Fukuoka prefecture
      • Tagawa-gun
        • Kawara
Uehara, S., et al. (2014) Minerals from Kyushu and Yamaguchi. (Fukuoka Mineral Club, 355 pages)
  • Issyk-Kul Oblast (Ysyk-Köl Oblast)
Soloviev, S. G. (2011). Geology, mineralization, and fluid Inclusion characteristics of the Kensu W-Mo skarn and Mo-W-Cu-Au alkalic porphyry deposit, Tien Shan, Kyrgyzstan. Economic Geology, 106(2), 193-222.
  • Tuléar Province (Toliara)
    • Androy Region
      • Bekily District
        • Beraketa Commune
Lacroix (1940) Comptes rendu de l’Académie des sciences de Paris: 210: 273; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 1078.
Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Geologique A. 1871
  • Northern Region
    • Karelia Republic
      • Ladoga Region
        • Jalonvaara ore field
Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
  • Western-Siberian Region
    • Altai Republic (Gorno-Altayskaya Autonomous Oblast')
Potseluev, A.A., Babkin, D.I., and Kotegov, V.I. (2006): Geology of Ore Deposits 48(5), 384-401.
  • Norrbotten
    • Jokkmokk
      • Ultevis
Wilke Band 4 Skandinavien
  • Värmland
    • Filipstad
      • Persberg district
Östra Värmlands Mineral Society,Långban,Sweden
  • Viloyati Sogd (Viloyati Sughd; Viloyati Khodzhent; Viloyati Leninabad)
Soloviev, S. G., & Kryazhev, S. (2017). Geology, mineralization, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Chorukh-Dairon W–Mo–Cu skarn deposit in the Middle Tien Shan, Northern Tajikistan. Ore Geology Reviews, 80, 79-102.
  • Massachusetts
    • Middlesex Co.
      • Hudson
N. Martin collection 2010; J. Chipman collection, 2010
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