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Mixite

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Anton Mixa
Formula:
BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Colour:
pale green, blue-green, emerald-green, white; light green to colourless in transmitted light.
Lustre:
Vitreous
Hardness:
3 - 4
Specific Gravity:
3.79 - 3.83
Crystal System:
Hexagonal
Member of:
Name:
Named by Albrecht Schrauf in honor of Anton Mixa [November 23, 1838 Pribram, Czech Republic - July 21, 1906 Pribram, Czech Republic], a mining engineer and administrator in government service through the Austria-Hungary Empire and who was Czech mining director of Příbram at Jáchymov, Czech Republic.
Mixite Group.

A rare secondary mineral in the oxidized zones of copper-bismuth deposits.


Classification of Mixite

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
8.DL.15

8 : PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, VANADATES
D : Phosphates, etc. with additional anions, with H2O
L : With large and medium-sized cations, (OH, etc.):RO4 = 2:1
42.5.1.1

42 : HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
5 : (AB)7(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
20.6.5

20 : Arsenates (also arsenates with phosphate, but without other anions)
6 : Arsenates of Bi

Physical Properties of Mixite

Vitreous
Transparency:
Transparent, Translucent
Comment:
Silky in aggregates.
Colour:
pale green, blue-green, emerald-green, white; light green to colourless in transmitted light.
Streak:
Pale bluish green
Hardness:
3 - 4 on Mohs scale
Density:
3.79 - 3.83 g/cm3 (Measured)    4.04 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of Mixite

Type:
Uniaxial (+)
RI values:
nω = 1.743 - 1.749 nε = 1.810 - 1.830
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.067
Image shows birefringence interference colour range (at 30µm thickness)
and does not take into account mineral colouration.
Surface Relief:
Very High
Pleochroism:
Visible
Comments:
O = Colourless
E = Bright green

Chemical Properties of Mixite

Formula:
BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
IMA Formula:
Cu2+6Bi(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O

Crystallography of Mixite

Crystal System:
Hexagonal
Class (H-M):
6/m - Dipyramidal
Space Group:
P63/m
Cell Parameters:
a = 13.646(2) Å, c = 5.92 Å
Ratio:
a:c = 1 : 0.434
Unit Cell V:
954.69 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
2
Morphology:
Crystals acicular, elongated along [0001] and deeply striated vertically. Commonly occurs matted or as radial aggregates with a partial concentric fibrous structure or cross-fiber veinlets.

Type Occurrence of Mixite

Associated Minerals at Type Locality:

Other Language Names for Mixite

German:Mixit
Russian:Миксит
Simplified Chinese:砷铋铜矿
Spanish:Mixita
Traditional Chinese:砷鉍銅石

Relationship of Mixite to other Species

Member of:
Other Members of this group:
Agardite-(Ce)CeCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Agardite-(Dy)(Dy,La)Cu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Agardite-(La)LaCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Agardite-(Nd)NdCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
CalciopetersiteCaCu6(PO4)2(PO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
GoudeyiteAlCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Petersite-(Ce)Cu6Ce(PO4)3(OH)6·3H2O
Petersite-(Y)(Y,Ce,Nd)Cu6(PO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Plumboagardite(Pb,REE,Ca)Cu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O

Common Associates

AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
BaryteBaSO4
BismuthBi
Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
SkutteruditeCoAs3
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Conichalcite21 photos of Mixite associated with Conichalcite on mindat.org.
Cuprian Adamite18 photos of Mixite associated with Cuprian Adamite on mindat.org.
Quartz14 photos of Mixite associated with Quartz on mindat.org.
Acanthite12 photos of Mixite associated with Acanthite on mindat.org.
Atelestite11 photos of Mixite associated with Atelestite on mindat.org.
Olivenite11 photos of Mixite associated with Olivenite on mindat.org.
Azurite10 photos of Mixite associated with Azurite on mindat.org.
Walpurgite9 photos of Mixite associated with Walpurgite on mindat.org.
Bayldonite8 photos of Mixite associated with Bayldonite on mindat.org.
Kettnerite7 photos of Mixite associated with Kettnerite on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz Grouping

8.DL.05FoggiteCaAl(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
8.DL.10CyriloviteNaFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
8.DL.10Millisite(Na,K)CaAl6(PO4)4(OH)9 · 3H2O
8.DL.10WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
8.DL.15Agardite-(Nd)NdCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15Agardite-(Ce)CeCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15Agardite-(La)LaCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15GoudeyiteAlCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15Petersite-(Y)(Y,Ce,Nd)Cu6(PO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15Plumboagardite(Pb,REE,Ca)Cu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.15CalciopetersiteCaCu6(PO4)2(PO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
8.DL.20CheremnykhitePb3Zn3(VO4)2(TeO6)
8.DL.20DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
8.DL.20KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
8.DL.20WallkilldelliteCa2Mn2+3(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
8.DL.20Wallkilldellite-(Fe)(Ca,Cu)4Fe2+6(AsO4,SiO4)4(OH,O)8 · 18H2O
8.DL.25AngastoniteCaMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)4 · 7H2O

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals Grouping

20.6.1RooseveltiteBi(AsO4)
20.6.2PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
20.6.3Arsenobismite
20.6.4AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
20.6.6Walpurgite(BiO)4(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 3H2O

Related Minerals - Dana Grouping (8th Ed.)

42.5.1.2Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
42.5.1.3GoudeyiteAlCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
42.5.1.7ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O

Other Information

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 Mixite

Reference List:
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Frenzel, A. (1875) Mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen, Vienna: 42. (as Chlorotile)
Schrauf, A. (1880) Ueber Arsenate von Joachimsthal 1. Mixit, ein neues Kupferwismuthhydroarsenat. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie: 4: 277-285.
Hillebrand, W.F., Washington, H.S. (1888) Notes on certain rare copper minerals from Utah. American Journal of Science: 35: 298-307.
Larsen, E.S. (1921) The Microscopic Determination of the Nonopaque Minerals, First edition, USGS Bulletin 679: 111.
Gordon, S.G. (1925) The probable identity of chlorotile with mixite. in Mineralogical Notes, 1-10. Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences, Philadelphia: 77: 1-13.
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.: 943-944.
Kokkoros, P. (1953) Röntgensymmetrie von Mixit. Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen: 3: 56-60.
Walenta, K. (1960) Chlorotil und Mixit. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte: 1960: 223–236. (in German)
Peacor, D.R., Dunn, P.J. (1982) Petersite, a REE and phosphate analog of mixite. American Mineralogist: 67: 1039-1042.
Mereiter, K., Preisinger, A. (1986) Kristallstrukturdaten der Wismutminerale Atelestit, Mixit, und Pucherit. Anzeiger der Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Mathematisch-naturwissenschaftliche Klasse, Anzeiger: 123: 79–81. (in German)
Olmi, F., Sabelli, C., Ferroni, R.T. (1991) A contribution to the crystal chemistry of mixite group minerals from Sardinia (Italy). Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie: 11: 487-499.
Sejkora, J., Šrein, V. (1995) A contribution to crystal chemistry of mixite from localities in the Czech Massif. Zprávy o geologických výzkumech v roce 1995: 153-155.
Journal of the Czech Geological Society, Prague (1997): 42(4): 37.
Miletich, R., Zemann, J., Nowak, M. (1997) Reversible hydration in synthetic mixite, BiCu6(OH)6(AsO4)3 • nH2O (n≤3): hydration kinetics and crystal chemistry. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals: 24: 411-422.
Anthony, J.W., Bideaux, R.A., Bladh, K.W., Nichols, M.C. (2000) Handbook of Mineralogy, Volume IV. Arsenates, Phosphates, Vanadates. Mineral Data Publishing, Tucson, AZ, 680pp.: 380.
Frost, R.L., Weier, M., Martens, W., Duong, L. (2005) Identification of mixite minerals - an SEM and Raman spectroscopic analysis. Mineralogical Magazine: 69: 169-177.
Frost, R.L., Weier, M., Martens, W. (2006) Using Raman spectroscopy to identify mixite minerals. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: 63: 60-65.
Cejka, J., Sejkora, J., Plášil, J., Keeffe, E.C., Bahfenne, S., Palmer, S.J., Frost, R.L. (2010) A Raman and infrared spectroscopic study of Ca2+ dominant members of the mixite group from the Czech Republic. Journal of Raman Spectroscopy: 42: 1154-1159.

Internet Links for Mixite

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https://www.mindat.org/min-2730.html
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Localities for Mixite

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.
(TL) indicates type locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
Argentina
 
  • San Juan
    • Calingasta Department
      • Calingasta
Lapis 8(4), 25 (1983)
Australia
 
  • South Australia
    • Flinders Ranges
      • North Flinders Ranges
        • Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Station)
          • Yudnamutana District
Personal collection of Mark Willoughby XRD confirmation via, South Australian Museum.
    • Mt Lofty Ranges
      • South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills)
        • Clarendon
Kolitsch, U. and Elliott, P. (1999): Mineralogy of the Mount Malvern Mine near Clarendon, South Australia. Australian J. Mineral. 5, 3-17.
    • Olary Province
      • Boolcoomatta Reserve (Boolcoomata Station; Boolcoomatta)
Vera Munro-Smith (2006) Cobalt Mineralisation in Selected Australian Deposits. PhD thesis, University of Western Sydney.
  • Western Australia
    • East Pilbara Shire
      • Rudall River District
Downes, P. J., Hope, M., Bevan, A. W. R. and Henry, D. A. (2006): Chalcocite and associated secondary minerals from the Telfer gold mine, Western Australia. Australian Journal of Mineralogy 12, 25-42.
Downes, P. J., Hope, M., Bevan, A. W. R. and Henry, D. A. (2006): Chalcocite and associated secondary minerals from the Telfer gold mine, Western Australia. Australian Journal of Mineralogy 12, 25-42.
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Gurktaler Alpen
      • St Veit an der Glan
        • Äußere Wimitz
G. Blass, A. Pichler: Carinthia II 191./111.: 43-55 (2001); Kolitsch, U., Blaß, G. & Auer, C. (2010): 1618) Bleihaltiger Agardit-(La) und Brookit von der Äußeren Wimitz, St. Veit an der Glan, Gurktaler Alpen. P. 203 in Niedermayr et al. (2010): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LIX. Carinthia II, 200./120., 199-260.
Canada
 
  • New Brunswick
    • Kings Co.
      • Studholm Parish
Sabina, A.P. (2015) Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia; South Shore, Nova Scotia. Geological Survey of Canada, Popular Geoscience 97.
Chile
 
  • Antofagasta Region
    • Antofagasta Province
      • Santa Catalina
        • Guanaco (Huanaco)
V. Sapienza collection
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Karlovy Vary Region
No reference listed
        • Krásno (Schönfeld)
Petr Pauliš (2000): Nejzajímavější mineralogická naleziště Čech, Kuttna, Kutná Hora; Sejkora, J., Ondruš, P., Fikar, M., Veselovský, F., Mach, Z., Gabašová, A., Skoda, R. & Beran, P. (2006): Supergene minerals at the Huber stock and Schnöd stock deposits, Krásno ore District, the Slavkovský les area, Czech Republic. Journal of the Czech Geological Society 51, 57-101.
      • Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge)
        • Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal)
P.Pauliš, J.Sejkora, M.Urban 2015 - Cínový revír Hřebečná. Mineral XXIII.,2015/4
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: 944; Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte (1991), 487.
Lapis 2002(7/8), 54
Škácha, Pavel; Horák, Vladimír; Plašil, Jakub (2014) Minerals and finds of ore shoots on the Geister vein of the western part of the Jáchymov ore district (Czech Republic). Bulletin Mineralogicko-Petrologickeho Oddeleni Narodniho Muzea v Praze Vol. 22 Issue 2, p202-202. 1p.
      • Mariánské Lázně (Marienbad)
        • Slavkovský Les Mtn
Sejkora, J., Gabasova, A., Novotna, M. (1997): Mixite from Smrkovec near Marianské Lazné. Bull.Mineral.-Petrol.Odd.Nar.Muz.(Praha), 4-5, 185-187
    • Ústí Region
      • Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge)
        • Dubí (Eichwald)
Sejkora, J.: Minerály ložiska Moldava v Krušných horách. Bulletin Mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 110-116.
        • Krupka (Graupen)
Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Jiří Sejkora, Petr Pauliš, Radana Malíková, Miroslav Zeman & Václav Krtek (2013): Supergenní minerály As ze štoly č. 2 Preisselberg, rudní revír Krupka (Česká republika) [Supergene As minerals from the Gallery No. 2, Preisselberg, the Krupka ore district (Czech Republic)]. Bull. mineral.-petrolog. Odd. Nár. Muz. (Praha) 21, 201-209.
          • Steinknochen area (Lux vein)
Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
France
 
  • Brittany
    • Finistère
      • Plougasnou
R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
  • Grand Est
    • Bas-Rhin
      • Villé Valley
Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997
    • Haut-Rhin
      • Fecht valley (Munster valley)
        • Munster
Thierry Brunsperger.
        • Wintzenheim
J.-L. Hohl: "Minéraux et Mines du Massif Vosgien", Editions du Rhin (Mulhouse), 1994
        • Zimmerbach
Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", 1997
      • Ste Marie-aux-Mines (Markirch)
Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997; Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997
P&T N°23-24, H. BARI 1982, Minéralogie des filons du Neuenberg à Sainte Marie aux Mines (Haut-Rhin).
    • Vosges
      • Upper Moselle Valley
Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997
      • Val-d'Ajol
        • Faymont
          • Les Roches valley area (Bois de la Vèche area)
J.C. Escande, Z. Johan, J. Lougnon, P. Picot, F. Pillard : "Note sur la présence de minéraux de bismuth dans un filon de barytine et fluorine à Faymont, près Le Val-d'Ajol (Vosges)", Bull. Soc. Fr. Minéral. Cristallogr. , 1973, 96, 398-399.
  • Occitanie
    • Aude
      • Padern
Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, Bulletin de l'Association Française de Microminéralogie, 1985, N° 3, pp. 3-6.
    • Aveyron
      • Monteils
Georges Favreau - Favreau G., Eytier J-R., Eytier C. (2010), Les minéraux de la mine de Falgayrolles (Aveyron), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°109
      • Najac
Patrice Queneau Collection
Inventaire Minéralogique de la France N°7, p127-128
    • Hérault
      • Lodève
[Le Règne Minéral 1997, 13, p.5-18]
    • Pyrénées-Orientales
      • Prats-de-Mollo-la Preste (Prats de Molló-la Presta)
Dubru. M, (1986) Pétrologie et géochimie du marbre à brucite et des borates associés au gisement de tungstène de Costabonne, (Pyrénées orientales, France) 930p
Berbain, C., Favreau, G. & Aymar, J. (2005): Mines et minéraux des Pyrénées-Orientales et des Corbières, Association Française de Microminéralogie Ed., 22.
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Alpes-Maritimes
      • Guillaumes
        • Daluis
    • Var
      • Le Pradet
[UKJMM 2:11-15 "Cap Garonne Secondary Copper and Lead - W.R. van den Berg"]
CLAUDE Jean Marie Collection and trouvaille personnelle
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Alpirsbach
Aufschluss 1986(11), 370ff.
      • Bad Rippoldsau
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Baiersbronn
        • Schönegründ
No reference listed
      • Calw
        • Neubulach
P Haas collection
      • Freudenstadt
        • Hallwangen
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: 944.
      • Gengenbach
        • Haigerach valley
Wittern,A. (1995) Mineralien finden im Schwarzwald
        • Hinterohlsbach
No reference listed
      • Hausach
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
      • Hornberg
        • Niederwasser
Schrenk, D. (2000): Die Minerale des Steinbruchs 'Blessing' bei Hornberg. Erzgräber, 14 (1), 10-17.
      • Nordrach
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
      • Offenburg
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Pforzheim
        • Würm
Lapis, 18 (2), 13-24
      • Schenkenzell
        • Wittichen
Slotta, C. (2004): Orthowalpurgin und Walpurgin von der Grube Alt St. Josef zu Wittichen, Schwarzwald. Lapis 29 (3), 19-20.
          • Böckelsbach valley
S. Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
          • Burgfelsen
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
No reference listed
          • Heubach Valley
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: 944.
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992; American Mineralogist, Volume 81, pages 1513-1518. 1996
          • Wüstenbächle
Aufschluss 1981(5), 176
      • Schiltach
        • Stammelbach valley
[Lapis 1992, 11, p.13-20]
      • St Blasien
        • Urberg
Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Wolfach
        • Oberwolfach
          • Rankach valley
Walenta, K. (1992): Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 336 pp. (in German)
      • Zell am Harmersbach
        • Biberach
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
        • Harmersbach valley
          • Schottenhöfe
No reference listed
    • Odenwald
      • Schriesheim
        • Ursenbach
PETITJEAN collection
  • Bavaria
    • Franconia
      • Spessart
        • Hösbach
          • Sailauf
            • Hartkoppe
see locality page
  • Hesse
    • Odenwald
      • Lautertal (Odenwald)
        • Gadernheim
Am Min 79:764-765.
        • Reichenbach
          • Borstein
Collection of Steffen Michalski, ex-collection and collected by Klaus PETITJEAN
Collection of Steffen Michalski, ex-collection and collected by Klaus PETITJEAN;
Collection of Steffen Michalski, ex-collection and collected by Klaus PETITJEAN
[MinRech 27:465]
          • Hohenstein
Collection of Steffen Michalski, ex-collection and collected by Klaus PETITJEAN
Collection of Steffen Michalski, ex-collection and collected by Klaus PETITJEAN
Lapis 25(2), 13-30 (2000)
Belendorff, K & Petitjean, K. (1987): Reichenbach im Odenwald. Die Mineralien von Fundpunkt 16.1. bei Reichenbach. LAPIS 12 (10), 23-32 + 58
          • Teufelsstein
Collection of Steffen Michalski, ex-collection and collected by Klaus PETITJEAN
  • Saxony-Anhalt
    • Harz
      • Wernigerode
        • Hasserode
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
      • Johanngeorgenstadt District
J. Gröbner und U. Kolitsch (2006): Neufunde aus dem Erzgebirge (II). Mineralien-Welt 17 (3), 22-27.
      • Niederschlag-Bärenstein District
        • Bärenstein
          • Niederschlag
Lapis, 19 (4), 13-22+50.
      • Schmiedeberg
Thomas Witzke
      • Schneeberg District
Frenzel, A. (1874): Mineralogisches Lexicon für das Königreich Sachsen.
        • Neustädtel
Lapis 30(7/8):41-70 (2005)
Lapis 30(7/8):41-70 (2005)
Lapis 30(7/8):41-70 (2005)
Lapis 30(7/8):41-70 (2005)
Lapis 30(7/8):41-70 (2005)
      • Schwarzenberg District
        • Grünhain-Beierfeld
          • Beierfeld
Lapis, 16 (6), 13-20+58.
        • Langenberg
          • Graul
            • Gottes Geschick Vereinigt Feld Mine
http://www.dergraul.de
    • Vogtland
      • Oelsnitz
Gröbner, J. and Kolitsch, U. (2007): The minerals of the uranium prospect at Tirpersdorf, Vogtland. Lapis 32, 37-42; 58. (in German)
      • Zobes-Bergen District
        • Zobes U deposit
          • Mechelgrün
Matthies, A. (2009): Mechelgrün im Sächsischen Vogtland: Uranmineralien als Haldenfunde. Lapis 34 (3), 41-43.
  • Thuringia
    • Vogtland
      • Hirschberg
        • Ullersreuth
T. Witzke et al.: Lapis 2001(12), 13-27
Germany & Czech Republic
 
  • Erzgebirge; Krusné Hory Mts (Ore Mts)
Jansa, J., Novák, F., Pauliš, P., Scharmová, M.: Supergenní minerály Sn-W ložiska Cínovec v Krušných horách (Česká republika). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1998, roč. 6, s. 83-101.; Sejkora, J., Škoda, R., Škácha, P., Bureš, B. & Dvořák, Z. (2009): Nové mineralogické nálezy na Sn-W ložisku Cínovec v Krušných horách (Česká republika). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrologického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze 17 (2), 23-30 (in Czech with English abstract).
Greece
 
  • Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika)
    • Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium)
      • Lavrion District Mines
        • Agios Konstantinos [St Constantine] (Kamariza)
Voudouris, P. & Economou-Eliopoulus, M. (2003): Mineralogy and chemistry of Cu-rich ores from the Kamariza carbonate-hosted deposit (Lavrion), Greece. In: Eliopoulos et al. (Eds.): Mineral Exploration and Sustainable Development. Millpress, Rotterdam, 1039-1042.
            • Hilarion area
Solomos, C., Voudouris, P. & Katerinopoulos, A. (2004): Mineralogical studies of bismuth-gold-antimony mineralization at the area of Kamariza, Lavrion. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Greece 34, Proceedings of the 10th International Congress, Thessaloniki, Greece, 387-396 (in Greek with English abstract).
Heymann, J. (1982): Al-Adamin. LAPIS 7 (3), 26-28.
        • Sounion area
          • Sounion Mines
Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Hungary
 
  • Pest Co.
    • Börzsöny Mts
      • Nagybörzsöny (Deutsch Pilsen; Deutschpilsen)
Geoda 2012/I.
Iran
 
  • Esfahan Province (Isfahan Province; Aspadana Province)
    • Nain County (Nayin County)
      • Anarak District
Bariand, P., Bachet, B., Brassy, C., Medenbach, O., Deliens, M., Vautier, R., & Piret, P. (1993) A New Uranium Mineral from the Talmessi Mine, Iran, and Rabejac, France. Mineralogical Record: 24: 463-467
Italy
 
  • Piedmont
    • Cuneo Province
      • Bagnolo Piemonte
Piccoli, G.C. (2002): Minerali delle Alpi Marittime e Cozie. Provincia di Cuneo. Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio", Ed., Alba, 366 pp.; 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, 607 pag.
    • Torino Province
      • Lanzo Valleys
        • Viù Valley
          • Usseglio
Boscardin M.,Gaetani E.,Mattioli V. (1994)-Olivenite ed altre novità di Punta Corna,Valle di Viù,Piemonte-Rivista Mineralogica Italiana,Milano-Fasc. 2,pp 113-121
  • Sardinia
    • Carbonia-Iglesias Province
      • Domusnovas
        • Oridda
Ciriotti, M.E., Blaß, G. (2010): Pot-pourri 2009: Identificazioni UKiS AMI, Minerali italiani di interesse. Micro, 1/2010, 124-127
  • Trentino-Alto Adige (Trentino-Südtirol)
    • Trento Province
      • Fiemme Valley
        • Predazzo
Vecchi, F., Rocchetti, I. & Gentile, P. (2013): Die Mineralien des Granits von Predazzo, Provinz Trient, Italien. Mineralien-Welt, 24(6), 98-117 (in German).
  • Tuscany
    • Massa-Carrara Province
      • Apuan Alps
Orlandi, P. & Criscuolo, A. (2009). Minerali del marmo delle Alpi Apuane. Pacini editore, Pisa, 180 pp.
Japan
 
  • Honshu Island
    • Chubu Region
      • Gifu Prefecture
        • Nakatsugawa City
          • Hirukawa
            • Tohgane mine (Togane mine)
Matsubara et al (1992) Ganseki-Koubutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi, 87, 147-148.
Mexico
 
  • Durango
    • Mun. del Oro
      • Santa María del Oro (El Oro)
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: 944.
  • Zacatecas
    • Mun. de Concepción del Oro
      • Concepción del Oro
Panczner(1987).
Namibia
 
  • Otjikoto Region (Oshikoto)
    • Tsumeb
Gebhard, G. (1999): Tsumeb II. A Unique Mineral Locality. GG Publishing, Grossenseifen, Germany
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
    • Rudawy Janowickie Mts
      • Czarnów
        • Rędziny
Domańska, J.: Rędziny. Otoczak, nr. 29, p. 38-52.
      • Jelenia Góra District
Siuda, R., Gołębiowska, B. (2003): Nowe dane o minerałach wietrzeniowych złoża Miedzianka-Ciechanowice w Rudawach Janowickich (Dolny Śląsk, Polska). Przegląd Geologiczny: 59(3): 226-252 (in Polish)
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Almería
      • Huércal-Overa
        • Cuesta Alta
          • Cerro Minado Mines
VIÑALS, J., CALVO, M., and MARTÍ, J. (2004): Parnauita, paratacamita y otros minerales secundarios de Cerro Minado, Almería. Revista de Minerales, 2, 5, 47-49.(in Spanish). Versions simultaneously published in Catalan (Mineralogistes de Catalunya) and in English version (Mineral Up)
  • Extremadura
    • Badajoz
      • Valle de la Serena
Sainz de Baranda Graf, B. (2013): El Complejo Minero San Nicolás, Valle de la Serena (Badajoz). Revista de Minerales, V-3.
  • Madrid
    • Colmenarejo
Jimenez R., Joda L., Jorda R., Prado P. (2004) - Madrid: la mineria metallica desde 1417 hasta nuestros dias. Bocamina, n°14, pp: 52-89.
  • Murcia
    • Mazarrón
      • Pastrana
Lapis 2002(11), 29
  • Valencian Community
    • Castellón
      • Villahermosa del Rio
        • San Rafael claim
- Cócera, H., Menor-Salván, C. and Muñoz-Alvarado, R. (2010): Mineralogía de la concesión San Rafael, Villahermosa del Río, Castellón, España. Acopios, 1, 1-51. [http://mti-acopios.blogspot.com/ ; http://issuu.com/malacate/docs/acopios-1-1?mode=a_p]
Switzerland
 
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Anniviers Valley
      • Ayer
Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
      • Saint-Luc
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 56; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
    • 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
    • Cornwall
      • Callington District
        • Calstock
          • Gunnislake
            • Clitters United Mines
Golley, P., and Williams, R. (1995): Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications (Truro), 104 pp.
      • Camborne - Redruth - St Day District
        • Gwennap
          • St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines)
Lapis 11(2), 29-32 (1986)
      • Mount's Bay District
        • St Hilary
Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
      • St Austell District
        • St Stephen-in-Brannel
          • St Stephen
Golley, P. & Williams, R. (1995): Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications (Truro), 104 pp.
        • Tywardreath
Peter Trebilcock, collected August 2009
      • St Erth - Gwithian Area
        • Gwinear-Gwithian
          • Fraddam
Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
        • Hayle
          • Great Wheal Alfred (Alfred Consols)
Peter G. Embrey (1978) Fourth Supplementary List of British Minerals. Mineralogical Magazine 42:169-177
      • St Just District
        • St Just
          • Botallack
Golley, P. & Williams, R. (1995): Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications (Truro), 104 pp.
Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177 (referring to Kingsbury); Golley, P. & Williams, R. (1995): Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications (Truro), 104 pp. (referring to Kingsbury);
    • Cumbria
      • Southern Fells
        • Waberthwaite
[Mineralogical Record 29:164]; BMS Collection
  • Scotland
    • Dumfries & Galloway
Braithwaite, R.S.W. and Knight, J.R. (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 54, n° 374: 129-131.
      • Needle's Eye
BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Tombstone Hills
        • Tombstone District
Grant, Raymond W., Bideaux, R.A., and Williams, S.A. (2006) Minerals Added to the Arizona List 1995-2005: 6.
    • Gila Co.
      • Dripping Spring Mts
        • Banner District
          • Christmas area
            • Christmas
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 301.
    • Pinal Co.
      • Galiuro Mts
        • Table Mountain District
          • Table Mountain area
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 301.
      • Mammoth District
        • Tiger
          • St. Anthony deposit
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 301; Bideaux, R.A. (1980), Tiger, AZ, Min.Rec.: 11: 155-181.
    • Yavapai Co.
      • Black Hills (Black Hill Range)
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 301.
  • California
    • Inyo Co.
      • Inyo Mts (Inyo Range)
Calif. Div. of Mines & Geology Bull. #189, Murdoch, et al (1966): 50.; Calif. Div. of Mines & Geology Bull. #189, Murdoch, et al (1966): 50.
          • Cerro Gordo
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 267.
          • Cerro Gordo Peak
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 323.
    • San Bernardino Co.
      • Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range)
        • Clark Mountain District (Clark District)
          • Mohawk Hill
www.mineralsocal.org
  • Colorado
    • Jefferson Co.
      • Ralston Buttes District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
  • Nevada
    • Churchill Co.
      • Table Mountain District
        • Cottonwood Canyon
          • Bolivia
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Esmeralda Co.
      • Rock Hill District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Humboldt Co.
      • Iron Point District
        • Valmy
Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
    • Mineral Co.
      • Bell District
Rocks and Minerals Volume 74 Number 6
    • Nye Co.
      • Lodi Hills
        • Lodi District
          • Quartz Mountain camp
Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999; Rocks & Minerals (2010) 85:512-524
    • Pershing Co.
      • Antelope District
Jensen, M. (1985) The Majuba Hill mine, Pershing County. Mineralogical Record: 16, 57-72.
Jensen, M. (1993): Update on the mineralogy of the Majuba Hill mine, Pershing County. Mineralogical Record. 24, 171-180.
  • New Mexico
    • Hidalgo Co.
      • Peloncillo Mts
        • San Simon District
R&M 77:5 p298-305
  • Utah
    • Juab Co.
      • East Tintic Mts
        • Tintic District
Dana 6:1092; Dana 7:II:579.
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Dana 6:1092.
          • Eureka
[Mineralogical Record 29:177]
          • Gold Chain Mine
Marty, J., Kampf, A. R., Housley, R. M., Mills, S. J. & Weiß, S.. (2010). Seltene neue Tellurmineralien aus Kalifornien, Utah, Arizona und New Mexiko (USA). Lapis, 35 (12), 42-51; 66. [p. 49]
          • Mammoth
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Collected by Brent Thorne
Dana 6: 1092; Dana 7:II:562; Rocks & Min.: 63:130.
            • Mammoth Peak
Robert O. Meyer collection, self collected.
    • Tooele Co.
      • Deep Creek Mts
        • Gold Hill District (Clifton District)
          • Gold Hill
Kokinos, M. and Wise, W.S. (1993), Famous Mineral Localities: the Gold Hill mine, Tooele County, Utah. Mineralogical Record: 24(1): 11-22.
Min Rec 24:1 pp11-22
Min Rec 24:1 pp11-22
collected by Brent Thorne
Kokinos, M. and Wise, W.S. (1993), Famous Mineral Localities: the Gold Hill mine, Tooele County, Utah. Mineralogical Record: 24(1): 11-22.
Min Rec 24:1 pp11-22
Min Rec 24:1 pp11-22; Collected by and in the collection of Wes Gannaway
Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne
    • Utah Co.
      • Tintic District
R&M 68:6 p381-393
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