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Metatyuyamunite

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Formula:
Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Colour:
Bright yellow
Lustre:
Resinous, Waxy
Hardness:
2
Specific Gravity:
3.81 - 3.93
Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Member of:
Name:
Named in 1953 by Alice Mary Dowse Weeks, Mary E. Thompson, and Raymond B. Thompson for prefix meta- indicating a dehydration relationship to tyuyamunite.
Isostructural with:
Visually indistinguishable from tyuyamunite or similar uranyl vanadates. May spontaneously dehydrate in dry atmosphere from tyuyamunite.


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Classification of MetatyuyamuniteHide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
4.HB.25

4 : OXIDES (Hydroxides, V[5,6] vanadates, arsenites, antimonites, bismuthites, sulfites, selenites, tellurites, iodates)
H : V[5,6] Vanadates
B : Uranyl Sorovanodates
40.2a.26.2

40 : HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
2a : AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
21.4.7

21 : Vanadates (and vanadates with arsenate or phosphate)
4 : Vanadates of U, Mn, Fe or Ni

Physical Properties of MetatyuyamuniteHide

Resinous, Waxy
Transparency:
Translucent
Colour:
Bright yellow
Streak:
Yellow
Hardness:
Tenacity:
Sectile
Cleavage:
Perfect
{001}
Density:
3.81 - 3.93 g/cm3 (Measured)    3.85 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of MetatyuyamuniteHide

Type:
Biaxial (-)
RI values:
nα = 1.620 - 1.680 nβ = 1.835 - 1.842 nγ = 1.865 - 1.899
2V:
Measured: 45° , Calculated: 44°
Birefringence:
0.2
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.245
Image shows birefringence interference colour range (at 30µm thickness)
and does not take into account mineral colouration.
Surface Relief:
Very High
Dispersion:
r > v strong
Optical Extinction:
XYZ = cab
Pleochroism:
Weak
Comments:
X = colorless
Y= very pale canary yellow
Z = pale canary yellow

Chemical Properties of MetatyuyamuniteHide

Formula:
Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
IMA Formula:
Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O

Crystallography of MetatyuyamuniteHide

Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Class (H-M):
mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) - Dipyramidal
Cell Parameters:
a = 10.54 Å, b = 8.49 Å, c = 17.34 Å
Ratio:
a:b:c = 1.241 : 1 : 2.042
Unit Cell V:
1,551.66 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
4
Morphology:
Usually earthy granular, also rhombic platy crystals
Comment:
Pnam

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
8.51 (100)
5.22 (25)
4.22 (75)
3.77 (25)
3.26 (50b)
3.05 (50b)
2.58 (25)
Comments:
See also ICDD 43-187

Type Occurrence of MetatyuyamuniteHide

Other Language Names for MetatyuyamuniteHide

Relationship of Metatyuyamunite to other SpeciesHide

Member of:
Other Members of this group:
CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
Margaritasite(Cs,K,H3O)2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
MetavanuraliteAl(UO2)2(VO4)2(OH) · 8H2OTric.
SengieriteCu2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
StrelkiniteNa2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2OOrth.
TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnna
VanuraliteAl(UO2)2(VO4)2(OH) · 11H2OMon.

Common AssociatesHide

CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
UraniniteUO2
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite26 photos of Metatyuyamunite associated with Malachite on mindat.org.
Carnotite4 photos of Metatyuyamunite associated with Carnotite on mindat.org.
Heterogenite3 photos of Metatyuyamunite associated with Heterogenite on mindat.org.
Quartz3 photos of Metatyuyamunite associated with Quartz on mindat.org.
Chrysocolla2 photos of Metatyuyamunite associated with Chrysocolla on mindat.org.
Metatorbernite1 photo of Metatyuyamunite associated with Metatorbernite on mindat.org.
Cuprosklodowskite1 photo of Metatyuyamunite associated with Cuprosklodowskite on mindat.org.
Uranophane1 photo of Metatyuyamunite associated with Uranophane on mindat.org.
Saléeite1 photo of Metatyuyamunite associated with Saléeite on mindat.org.
Calcite1 photo of Metatyuyamunite associated with Calcite on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

4.HB.05CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
4.HB.05Margaritasite(Cs,K,H3O)2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
4.HB.10SengieriteCu2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
4.HB.15CurienitePb(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5H2OOrth.
4.HB.15FrancevilliteBa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5H2OOrth.
4.HB.15FritzscheiteMn(UO2)2(PO4,VO4)2 · 10H2O (?)Tet.
4.HB.20MetavanuraliteAl(UO2)2(VO4)2(OH) · 8H2OTric.
4.HB.20VanuraliteAl(UO2)2(VO4)2(OH) · 11H2OMon.
4.HB.25TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnna
4.HB.30StrelkiniteNa2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2OOrth.
4.HB.35UvaniteU6+2V5+6O21 · 15H2O (?)Orth.
4.HB.40RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O

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

40.2a.26.1TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnna

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

21.4.1UvaniteU6+2V5+6O21 · 15H2O (?)Orth.
21.4.2Vanuranylite(H3O)2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 4H2O
21.4.3StrelkiniteNa2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2OOrth.
21.4.4CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
21.4.5Margaritasite(Cs,K,H3O)2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
21.4.6SengieriteCu2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
21.4.8TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnna
21.4.9RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
21.4.10FrancevilliteBa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5H2OOrth.
21.4.11MetavanuraliteAl(UO2)2(VO4)2(OH) · 8H2OTric.
21.4.12VanuraliteAl(UO2)2(VO4)2(OH) · 11H2OMon.
21.4.13CurienitePb(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5H2OOrth.
21.4.14FritzscheiteMn(UO2)2(PO4,VO4)2 · 10H2O (?)Tet.
21.4.15Palenzonaite(Ca,Na)3CaMn2+2(VO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
21.4.16Santafeite(Na,Ca,Sr)12(Mn2+,Fe3+,Al,Mg)8Mn4+8(VO4)16(OH,O)20 · 8H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
21.4.17PyrobelonitePbMn2+(VO4)(OH)Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnma
21.4.18BrackebuschitePb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)Mon. 2/m : P21/m
21.4.19ČechitePbFe2+(VO4)(OH)Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
21.4.20HeyitePb5Fe2+2(VO4)2O4Mon.
21.4.21MounanaitePbFe3+2(VO4)2(OH,F)2Mon. 2/m : B2/m
21.4.22SchubneliteFe3+VO4 · H2OTric.
21.4.23FervaniteFe3+4V5+4O16 · 5H2OMon.
21.4.24KazakhstaniteFe3+5V4+3V5+12O39(OH)9 · 9H2OMon.
21.4.25Bokite(Al,Fe3+)1.3(V5+,V4+,Fe3+)8O20 · 7.4H2OMon.
21.4.26Rusakovite(Fe3+,Al)5(VO4,PO4)2(OH)9 · 3H2O
21.4.27KolovratiteNixZny(VO4)0.67(x+y) · nH2O

Fluorescence of MetatyuyamuniteHide

Not fluorescent in UV

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
Contains uranium - always wash hands after handling. Avoid inhaling dust when handling or breaking. Never lick or ingest. Avoid prolonged exposure in proximity of the body. Store away from inhabited areas.

References for MetatyuyamuniteHide

Reference List:
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Weeks, A. D. and Thompson, M. E. (1953), Identification and Occurrence of Uranium and Vanadium Minerals from the Colorado Plateaus, Trace Elements Investigations 334, USGS.
Alice D. Weeks, Mary E. Thompson, and Raymond B.. Thompson, (1953) Frogr. & Abstr. Min. Soc. Amer., p. 43; Amer. Min.,. 1954, vol. 39, p. 348 (abstract)
American Mineralogist (1956): 41: 187-201.
Frondel, Clifford (1958), Systematic Mineralogy of Uranium and Thorium, US Geological Survey Bull. 1064: 254-257.

Internet Links for MetatyuyamuniteHide

Localities for MetatyuyamuniteHide

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
 
  • Mendoza
    • Malargüe Department
      • Pampa Amarilla District
Brodtkorb, M.K. de, Mineralogia y y consideraciones geneticas del yacimiento Huemul. Provincia de Mendoza. Revista de la Asociacion Geologica Argentina 21 (3): 165-179. 1966
Austria
 
  • Upper Austria
    • Kirchdorf an der Krems
      • Reichraminger Hintergebirge
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Canada
 
  • Québec
    • Outaouais
      • Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCM
        • Val-des-Monts
          • Lac Saint-Pierre (Wakefield Lake)
CM 24, 665-673
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Karlovy Vary Region
      • Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge)
        • Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal)
Lapis 2002(7/8), 63-65
    • Plzeň Region
      • Klatovy (Klattau)
Cílek, V., Černý, P., Palivcová, M.: Tremolitické horniny z okolí Tětic u Klatov (západočeské svrchní proterozoikum). Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1984, roč. 29, č. 3, s. 235-254.
  • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
    • Olomouc Region
      • Javorník (Jauernig)
Sejkora, J., Pauliš, P., Škoda, R.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Minerál, 2007, roč. 15, č. 4, s. 305-238.
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
 
  • Katanga (Shaba)
    • Kolwezi District
      • Kolwezi
erronerously reported
[MinRec 22:13-20,28]
      • Mutoshi (Ruwe)
Luc Vandenberghe ( XRD Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences)
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Triberg
        • Nußbach
No reference listed
      • Wolfach
        • Oberwolfach
          • Rankach valley
U. Kolitsch, J. Gröbner, G. Blaß, H.-W. Graf und A. Pring (2005): Neufunde aus der Grube Clara im mittleren Schwarzwald (II): Dreyerit, Gasparit-(Ce), Klinobisvanit, Kobaltkoritnigit, Metatyuyamunit, Roscoelith, Sengierit, Vésigniéit und Wakefieldit. Lapis 30 (9), 35-39; 58. (in German); Gröbner, J., Kolitsch, U. und Bayerl, R. (2005): Interessante Uranmineralien im Stinkspat der Grube Clara. Lapis 30 (10), 34-39; 90; Gröbner, J., Bayerl, R. und Kolitsch, U. (2006): Weitere Beobachtungen zu den Uran- und Vanadium-Paragenesen der Grube Clara aus den Jahren 2002, 2004 und 2005. Erzgräber 20, 1-10
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
      • Johanngeorgenstadt District
J. Gröbner und U. Kolitsch (2006): Neufunde aus dem Erzgebirge (II). Mineralien-Welt 17 (3), 22-27.
Israel
 
  • Negev
Gross, S. (1977): The Mineralogy of the Hatrurim Formation, Israel. Geological Survey of Israel, Bulletin no. 70, 80 pp.
Shulamit Gross (1977) The mineralogy of the Hatrurim Formation, Israel. Geol. Surv. of Israel, Bull. # 70.
Italy
 
  • Liguria
    • Genova Province
      • Ne
        • Graveglia Valley
Bersani, D., Balestra, C., Kolitsch, U., Blass, G., Ciriotti, M.E., Ambrino, P. (2009): La spettroscopia Raman a supporto della mineralogia sistematica ligure. Micro (UK report), 2/2009, 112-117
  • Trentino-Alto Adige (Trentino-Südtirol)
    • Trento Province
      • Giudicarie Valleys
        • Rendena Valley
          • Bocenago & Spiazzo
- Ravagnani D.(1974): I giacimenti uraniferi italiani e i loro minerali. Gruppo Mineralogico Italiano Ed., Milano (pagg.188).
Jordan
 
  • Amman
    • Hashem region
      • Lisdan-Siwaga Fault
Khoury, H. N. (2014). Geochemistry of Surficial Uranium Deposits from Central Jordan.
Dill, H. G., Kus, J., Abed, A. M., Sachsenhofer, R. F., & Abul Khair, H. (2009). Diagenetic and epigenetic alteration of Cretaceous to Paleogene organic-rich sedimentary successions in northwestern Jordan, typical of the western margin of the Arabian Plate. GeoArabia, 14(2), 101-140.
Kyrgyzstan
 
  • Osh Oblast
    • Alai Range (Alay Range)
      • Fergana Valley
        • Fergana
V.Y. Karpenko et al.: Zap. Vses. Mineral. Obshch. 133(2):59-68 (2004)
Pavel M. Kartashov specimen and common sence
Mexico
 
  • Chihuahua
    • Mun. de Aldama
      • Sierra del Cuervo
Panczner(1987):272.
    • Mun. de Aquiles Serdán
Peter Megaw
Norway
 
  • Telemark
    • Kviteseid
      • Dalane
Bjørlykke, H. (1960): Årsberetning for 1959. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 211, p.249.
Palestine
 
  • West Bank
Geological Survey of Israel, Bulletin # 70 (1977).
Saudi Arabia
 
  • Mintaqah ar Riyad
    • Sirhan-Turayf
Saudi Geological Survey
Switzerland
 
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Le Trient Valley
      • Les Marécottes
Meisser, N. (2012): La minéralogie de l'uranium dans le massif des Aiguilles Rouges. Matér. Géol. Suisse, Sér. géotech. 96, 183 p.
UK
 
  • England
    • Devon
      • East Devon
        • Budleigh Salterton
J. Ralph collection.; Wyley, J.F. (1961) Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 33, xlvi.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177 (referring to Wyley).; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
      • North Devon
Alysson Rowan Collection
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Apache Co.
      • Carrizo Mts (Carrizo Range)
        • Chinle District
          • Chinle area
            • Cove Mesa
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 296; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 77.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 296; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 77.
      • Lukachukai Mts
Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp1243-267
Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 77.
      • Navajo Indian Reservation
        • Monument Valley
          • Dinnehotso
            • Garnet Ridge
Chenoweth, William L. (1991) The Geology and Production History of the Bluestone No.1 Uranium· Vanadium Mine, Garnet Ridge, Apache County, Arizona, with Notes on the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission's Drilling Project. Arizona Geological Survey Contributed Report 91-B
          • Yazzi Mesa
            • Monument No. 2 channel
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 296; Rosenzweig, A., et al (1954), Widespread occurrence and character of uraninite in the Triassic and Jurassic sediments of the Colorado Plateau, Econ.Geol.: 49: 351-361; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 77.
    • Coconino Co.
      • Cameron District
        • Cameron
          • Huskon Mines
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 296; Austin, S.R. (1964), Mineralogy of the Cameron area, Coconino Co., AZ, US Atomic Energy Comm. RME 99, Tech. Info. Serv., Oak Ridge, TN: 99.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 296.
      • Prospect Canyon District
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 147, 150, 296, 311, 405, 414; Wenrich, K.J. & H.B. Sutphin (1989), Lithotectonic setting necessary for formation of a uranium-rich, solution-collapse breccia-pipe, Grand Canyon region, AZ, USGS Open File Rept. 89-0173.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 296; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 77.
    • Navajo Co.
      • Holbrook District
        • Holbrook
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 296; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 77.
      • Navajo Indian Reservation
        • Monument Valley
          • Mitchell Mesa (Mitchell Mesa prospects)
Witkind, Irving J. & Thaden (1963), Geology and U-V deposits of the Monument Valley area Apache & Navajo Cos., AZ: 142.
          • Mystery Valley
            • Monument No. 1 channel
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 296; Witkind, Irving J. & Thaden (1963), USGS Bull. 1103, Geology & Uranium-Vanadium Deposits of the Monument Valley Area Apache and Navajo Counties, Arizona: 68, 135; Witkind, I.J. (1961), The uranium-vanadium ore deposit at the Monument No. 1-Mitten No. 2 mine, Monument Valley, Navajo Co., AZ, USGS Bull. 1107-C: 219-242.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 296; Witkind, I.J. (1961), The uranium-vanadium ore deposit at the Monument No. 1-Mitten No. 2 mine, Monument Valley, Navajo Co., AZ, USGS Bull. 1107-C: 219-242.
  • Arkansas
    • Garland Co.
      • Wilson Springs (Potash Sulfur Springs)
        • Union Carbide Mine
R&M 70:3 pp 154-170
  • Colorado
    • Clear Creek Co.
      • Lawson District (Dumont District)
        • Virginia Canyon area
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • Jefferson Co.
      • Foothill District
        • Leyden
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Mesa Co.
      • Uravan District
        • Calamity Mesa
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • Moffat Co.
      • Maybell District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
        • Maybell Mines
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
      • Skull Creek District (Blue Mountain District)
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Montrose Co.
      • Uravan District
        • Bull Canyon
Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
        • Paradox Valley
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.; USGS Bull 1042F
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
Am Min 41 (1956), 187; HB4 (2000)
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • Park Co.
      • Garo Area
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • Saguache Co.
      • Marshall Pass District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • San Miguel Co.
      • Bull Pen Canyon
Rocks & Minerals 80:5 pp358-359
Excalibur mineral list
      • Slick Rock District
In the collection of Alex Earl
      • Uravan District
Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
  • Michigan
    • Baraga Co.
      • Huron River
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
    • Iron Co.
      • Menominee iron range
        • Gaastra
          • Buck Group
Rocks & Min.:58:111.
  • Montana
Jay Ellis Ransom,1974, Gems and Minerals of America
    • Carbon Co.
Anita Moore-Nall and David R. Lageson (2015) Elevated REE in Ore Minerals of the Pryor Mountain Mining District, South Central Montana. 2015 Mining and Mineral Symposium, Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology pp47-49.
Rocks and Minerals V.74 No.3 p.190,191
  • Nevada
    • Elko Co.
      • Mountain City District
NBMG Bull 106 Geology and Mineral Resources of Elko County, Nevada
    • Eureka Co.
      • Carlin Trend
        • Maggie Creek Subdistrict
MinRec 26(5):449-469.
      • Lynn District
        • Elko
Mineralogical Record 26:467
  • New Mexico
    • Cibola Co.
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd. rev. ed. (1996)
NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region; Moench, Robert Hadley; Schlee, John Stevens (1967) Geology and uranium deposits of the Laguna district, New Mexico. USGS Prof. Paper 519
Moench, R. H. & Schlee, J.S.(1967): Geology and uranium deposits of the Laguna district, New Mexico. USGS Professional Paper 519.
    • Colfax Co.
NMGS 38th Field Conference
    • Eddy Co.
      • Carlsbad
Donald G. Davis - Extraordinary features of Lechuguilla Cave, Guadalupe Mountains, New Mexico. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 62(2): 147-157.
Donald G. Davis - Extraordinary features of Lechuguilla Cave, Guadalupe Mountains, New Mexico. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 62(2): 147-157.
Eur.J.Min 13:135-143
    • McKinley Co.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd Rev. Ed., 1996
        • Ambrosia Lake Sub-district
NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
Weeks, A. D. and Thompson, M. E., 1953, Identification and Occurrence of Uranium and Vanadium Minerals from the Colorado Plateaus, Trace Elements Investigations 334, USGS.
          • Poison Canyon area
NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region; Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp243-267
NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Hilpert, Lowell S. (1969) Uranium resources of northwestern New Mexico. USGS Professional Paper 603
        • Church Rock Sub-district (Gallup District; Church Rock area)
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Hilpert, Lowell S. (1969) Uranium resources of northwestern New Mexico. USGS Professional Paper 603
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Hilpert, Lowell S. (1969) Uranium resources of northwestern New Mexico. USGS Professional Paper 603
        • Smith Lake Sub-district
NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
Weeks, A. D. and Thompson, M. E., 1953, Identification and Occurrence of Uranium and Vanadium Minerals from the Colorado Plateaus, Trace Elements Investigations 334, USGS.
    • Mora Co.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • San Juan Co.
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd. Rev. Ed., 1996
    • Socorro Co.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
  • South Dakota
    • Fall River Co.
R&M 75:3 pp 156-169; USGS Bull 1063D
SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
    • Harding Co.
SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
    • Pennington Co.
      • Scenic
SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"; USGS: Geological Survey Circular 359
  • Texas
    • Karnes Co.
      • Karnes Uranium District
Dickinson,K.A. and Sullivan,M.W.(1976), Geology of the Brysch uranium mine,Karnes County, Texas ,USGS Journal Volume 44
    • Sutton Co.
      • Edwards Plateau
Onac, B., Veni, G. & White, W. B. (2001). Depositional environment for metatyuyamunite and related minerals from Caverns of Sonora, TX (USA). European Journal of Mineralogy, 13(1), 135-143.
  • Utah
    • Emery Co.
      • San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell)
        • Delta
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
    • Grand Co.
      • Polar Mesa District (Polar Mesa)
        • Polar Mesa
Collected by Al Wilkins, Collection of Alex Earl; Collection of Alex Earl
      • Thompsons District (S. E. Thomsons)
        • D-Day Mine group
Collected by Michael Cline, and in the collection of Alex Earl
        • Yellow Cat Mesa
          • Parco Mine Group
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; American Mineralogist (1956) Vol. 41, pp. 156-157
    • San Juan Co.
      • Abajo Mts
        • Monticello District (Blue Mountain District)
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 453
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 453
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 453
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 453
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 453
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 453
      • Big Indian District (Big Indian Wash - Lisbon Valley Area)
Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp195-201
      • Cottonwood Canyon District (N. of Bluff)
Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp243-267
      • La Sal District (Paradox Valley District)
        • La Sal
Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS and XRD analyzed.
Collection of Alex Earl
      • La Sal Quadrangle
Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
      • Paradox Valley
        • Paradox Valley District
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
      • White Canyon District
        • White Canyon
Bridget E. McCollam (2002) ZIPPEITES: CHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION AND POWDER X-RAY DIFFRACTION STUDIES OF SYNTHETIC AND NATURAL SAMPLES MS Thesis, Notre Dame University
  • Wyoming
    • Big Horn Co.
Rocks & Minerals 76:383
    • Campbell Co.
Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp371-374.
    • Crook Co.
      • Northern Black Hills District
USGS Bull 1127
    • Fremont Co.
Rocks & Minerals 76:386
Rocks & Minerals 76:386
    • Johnson Co.
      • Mayoworth
USGS: Geological Survey Circular 358
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