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0011936FerroseliteKjekshus A, Rakke T, Andresen A (1974) Compounds of the marcasite type crystal structure. IX. Structural data for FeAs2, FeSe2, NiAs2, NiSb2, and CuSe2 Acta Chemica Scandinavica A28 996-10001974synthetic0293
0020709FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA0293
0020710FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA1.7293
0020711FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA3.83293
0020712FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA8.1293
0020713FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA17.3293
0020714FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA24.4293
0020715FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA32293
0020716FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA46293
0020717FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA0.0001198.2
0020718FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA0.0001148.4
0020719FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA0.000150.4
0020720FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA3.68197
0020721FerroseliteLavina B, Downs R T, Sinogeikin S (2018) The structure of ferroselite, FeSe2, at pressures up to 46 GPa and temperatures down to 50 K: A single-crystal micro-diffraction analysis Crystals 8 289; doi:10.3390/cryst8072018Paradox Valley, Uravan District, Montrose County, Colorado, USA3.64116
0013331FerroselitePickardt J, Reuter B, Riedel E, Sochtig J (1975) On the formation of FeSe2 single crystals by chemical transport reactions Journal of Solid State Chemistry 15 366-3681975synthetic0293
0015754FerroseliteTengner S (1938) Uber diselenide und ditelluride von eisen, kobalt und nickel Zeitschrift fur Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie 239 126-13219380293
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Ferroselite FeSe2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm
Petříčekite CuSe2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm

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Argentina
 
  • La Rioja Province
    • Famatina department
      • Famatina
        • Puerto Alegre
[Ferroselite] Paar, et al. (1996): Revista de la Asociacion Geologica Argentina 51 (4):304-312
    • General Lamadrid department
      • Villa Castelli
[Petříčekite] Grundmann, G., & Förster, H. J. (2018). The Sierra de Cacheuta Vein-Type Se Mineralization, Mendoza Province, Argentina. Minerals, 8(4), 127.
[Ferroselite] Grundmann, G., & Förster, H. J. (2018). The Sierra de Cacheuta Vein-Type Se Mineralization, Mendoza Province, Argentina. Minerals, 8(4), 127.
[Ferroselite] Milka K. de Brodtkorb (2002) Las Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina. Vol. 1 (elements, sulphides and sulphosalts). (Asociacion Mineralogica Argentina); de Brodtkorb, M. K., & Crosta, S. (2010). Reseña de la ubicación geográfica de los seleniuros de la Sierra de Umango, provincia de La Rioja. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina, 67(2), 272-279.; Grundmann, G., & Förster, H. J. (2018). The Sierra de Cacheuta Vein-Type Se Mineralization, Mendoza Province, Argentina. Minerals, 8(4), 127.; Paar, W.H., Topa, D., Roberts, A.C., Criddle, A.J., Amann, G., Sureda, R.J. (2002): The new mineral species brodtkorbite, Cu2HgSe2, and the associated selenide assemblage from Tumiñico, Sierra de Cacho, La Rioja, Argentina. Can. Mineral.: 40(1): 225–237
[Ferroselite] Recursos Minerales de la Republica Argentina, E. O. Zappettini Ed., Buenos Aires 1999 ISSN 0328-2325
[Ferroselite] No reference listed
  • Mendoza Province
    • Luján de Cuyo department
      • Cacheuta
[Ferroselite] Grundmann, G., & Förster, H. J. (2018). The Sierra de Cacheuta Vein-Type Se Mineralization, Mendoza Province, Argentina. Minerals, 8(4), 127.
          • Cerro de Cacheuta
[Ferroselite] Grundmann, G., & Förster, H. J. (2018). The Sierra de Cacheuta Vein-Type Se Mineralization, Mendoza Province, Argentina. Minerals, 8(4), 127.
Bolivia
 
  • Potosí
    • Antonio Quijarro Province
[Petříčekite] Luca Bindi, Hans-Jürgen Förster, Günter Grundmann, Frank N. Keutsch and Chris J. Stanley (2016) Petříčekite, CuSe2, a New Member of the Marcasite Group from the Předbořice Deposit, Central Bohemia Region, Czech Republic. Minerals 6(2), 33. ; Grundmann, G. and Förster H.-J. (2017) Origin of the El Dragón Selenium Mineralization, Quijarro Province, Potosí, Bolivia. Minerals, 7(5), 68; doi:10.3390/min7050068
Brazil
 
  • Goiás
    • Cavalcante
[Ferroselite] Menez, J.& Botelho, N.F. (2016): Ore characterization and textural relationships among gold, selenides, platinum group minerals, and uraninite at the granite-related Buraco do Ouro gold mine, Cavalcante, Central Brazil. Mineralogical Magazine: 80 (in press); http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=12684 (2016); Menez, J.; Botelho, N. F. (2017): Ore characterization and textural relationships among gold, selenides, platinum-group minerals and uraninite at the granite-related Buraco do Ouro gold mine, Cavalcante, Central Brazil. Mineralogical Magazine 81, 463-476.
China
 
  • Gansu
    • Gannan
      • Luqu Co.
[Ferroselite] Hanjie Wen, Yuzhuo Qiu, and Shirong Liu (2003): Geochimica 32(1), 21-28
  • Guizhou
    • Guiyang
      • Kaiyang County
[Ferroselite] Chen Luming, Zhang Qifa, Li Deren, and Wang Guanxin (1993): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 13(1), 7-11. ; Jingxian Li and Jiajun Liu (2014): Resources & Industries 16(2), 90-97
  • Inner Mongolia
    • Alxa League (Alashan Prefecture)
      • Alxa Right Banner (Alashan Youqi)
[Ferroselite] Jiayong Pan, Chengdong Liu, Guolin Guo, Anping Chen, Fazheng Chen, Zhaobin Yan, Yiping Chen, and Rengui Wu (2009): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 29(1), 44-48
[Ferroselite] Shenyun Wu, Deshang Wang, and Zhanwen Ma (1982): Acta Petrologica Mineralogica et Analytica 1(4), 25-30
Czech Republic
 
  • Central Bohemian Region
[Ferroselite] Škácha, P., Sejkora, J., & Plášil, J. (2017). Selenide mineralization in the Příbram uranium and base-metal district (Czech Republic). Minerals, 7(6), 91.
      • Háje
[Ferroselite] Škácha, P., Sejkora, J., Plášil, J. (2017) Příbramite, CuSbSe2, the Se-analogue of chalcostibite, a new mineral from Příbram, Czech Republic. European Journal of Mineralogy: 29 (in press); http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=13349 (2017)
  • Plzeň Region
    • Tachov District
      • Planá u Mariánských Lázní
[Ferroselite] Scharmová, M.: Nové nálezy selenidů a telluridů na uranových ložiskách Zadní Chodov a Vítkov II. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1998, roč. 6, s. 212-216.
  • South Bohemian Region
    • Písek District
      • Kovářov
        • Předbořice
[Ferroselite] Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Bindi, L., Förster, H. J., Grundmann, G., Keutsch, F., & Stanley, C. (2016). Petříčekite, CuSe2, a New Member of the Marcasite Group from the Předbořice Deposit, Central Bohemia Region, Czech Republic. Minerals, 6(2), 33.
  • Vysočina Region
    • Žďár nad Sázavou District
      • Nové Město na Moravě
[Ferroselite] Kvaček, M.: Selenides from the deposits of Western Moravia, Czechoslovakia – Part II. Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Geologica, 1979, vol. 23, nos. 1-2, s. 15-38. ; Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484
[Ferroselite] Kvaček, M.: Selenides from the deposits of Western Moravia, Czechoslovakia – Part II. Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Geologica, 1979, vol. 23, nos. 1-2, s. 15-38.
      • Rožná
        • Rožná deposit
[Ferroselite] Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Finland
 
  • Lapland
    • Savukoski
      • Tulppio
        • Sokli carbonatite complex
[Ferroselite] AL-Ani, Thair and Sarapää, Olli 2016. Abundance of REE bearing minerals in carbonatite and lambrophyre dikes in Kaulus area, Sokli carbonative complex, NE Finland. Geologian Tutkimuskeskus 7/2016.
  • North Ostrobothnia
[Ferroselite] Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Vuorelainen Y, Huhma A, Häkli A (1964): Sederholmite, wilkmanite, kullerudite, mäkinenite, and trüstedtite, five new nickel selenide minerals. Comptes Rendus de la Société Géologique de Finlande. 36, 113-125
[Ferroselite] vuorelainen, Y. & al. 1964. Sederholmite, wilkmanite, kullerudite, mäkinenite and trüstedtite, five new nickel-selenide minerals. C. R.Soc. Finlande, Vol. 63, p. 113-125.; Vuorelainen, Y. &al. 1964. Sederholmite, wilkmanite, kullerudite, mäkinenite and trüstedtite, five new nickel-selenide minerals. C. R. Soc. Géol. Finlande, Vol 63, p.113-125.
Germany
 
  • Bavaria
    • Upper Palatinate
[Ferroselite] Seeliger, E. & Strunz, H. (1965): Erzpetrographie der Uranmineralien von Wölsendorf. II. Brannerit, Lermontovit(?), Selen und Selenide, Ni- and Bi-Begleitmineralien etc. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen 103, 163-178.; Dill, H. G., & Weber, B. (2010). Accessory minerals of fluorite and their implication regarding the environment of formation (Nabburg–Wölsendorf fluorite district, SE Germany), with special reference to fetid fluorite (“Stinkspat”). Ore Geology Reviews, 37(2), 65-86.
  • Lower Saxony
    • Goslar District
      • Braunlage
        • St Andreasberg
[Ferroselite] Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
      • Langelsheim
        • Lautenthal
[Ferroselite] Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Frank Keutsch analysis; Cabral, A. R., Koglin, N., & Bratz, H. (2012). Gold-bearing ferroselite (FeSe2) from Trogtal, Harz, Germany, and significance of its Co/Ni ratio. Journal of Geosciences, 57(4), 265-272.
  • Saxony-Anhalt
    • Mansfeld-Südharz
      • Mansfeld
[Ferroselite] Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirgskreis
      • Aue-Bad Schlema
        • Alberoda
          • Shaft 366
[Ferroselite] The Canadian Mineralogist, V 42, 2004, pp. 1719-1732.
    • Görlitz District
      • Niesky
        • Horscha
[Ferroselite] Witzke, T. & Giesler, T. (2007): Der Schieferabbau Pansberg bei Horscha in der Lausitz, Sachsen. Lapis 32 (7-8), 68-73; 86.
Kazakhstan
 
  • Almaty Region
    • Middle Ili River
      • Dzharkenskaya Depression
[Ferroselite] Pavel M. Kartashov data
[Ferroselite] Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Russia
 
  • Kemerovo Oblast
[Ferroselite] Wanlie Ding (2005): World Nuclear Geoscience 22(2), 82-86
  • Tuva
    • Turan District
[Ferroselite] DAN-SSSR,(1955) 105, 812-813; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Sweden
 
  • Östergötland County
    • Valdemarsvik
[Ferroselite] Sandström, F. (2007): Skrikerum. Litiofilen 24 (1), 22-38
USA
 
  • Colorado
    • Montrose Co.
[Ferroselite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
[Ferroselite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
[Ferroselite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
[Ferroselite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
[Ferroselite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
        • Paradox Valley
[Ferroselite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
[Ferroselite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; Am Min 53:2075-2077; Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta Volume 16, Issue 4, July 1959, Pages 296-301
[Ferroselite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
[Ferroselite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • San Juan Co.
[Ferroselite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • San Miguel Co.
      • Uravan Mining District
[Ferroselite] Shawe, D.R., (2011), Uranium-vanadium deposits of the Slick Rock district, Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 576-F, 80 p., 20 plates.
  • New Mexico
[Ferroselite] Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd Rev. Ed., 1996
    • McKinley Co.
[Ferroselite] Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd rev. ed, 1996
[Ferroselite] Austin, S.R., 1983, An investigation of sedimentary, mineralogical, chemical and color patterns and associations in the Rio de Oro mine, McKinley County, New Mexico: U.S. Department of Energy Report GJBX-30(83), 47 p.
[Ferroselite] NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
      • Nose Rock
[Ferroselite] NMBMMR Memoir 38 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region 1979
[Ferroselite] Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Am Min 53:2075-2077
[Ferroselite] NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
[Ferroselite] USGS Prof Paper 550C ppC133-C137
[Ferroselite] Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484
  • Utah
    • Emery Co.
      • San Rafael Mining District (San Rafael Swell)
[Ferroselite] UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
[Ferroselite] Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta Volume 16, Issue 4, July 1959, Pages 296-301
    • Grand Co.
      • Thompsons Mining District
        • The Poison Strip
[Ferroselite] SEM-EDS and PXRD analyzed by Tony Kampf.
        • Yellow Cat Mesa
[Ferroselite] Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.; Kasatkin, A.V., Plášil, J., Marty, J., Belakovskiy, D.I., Lykova, I.S. (2014): Nestolaite, CaSeO3·H2O, a new mineral from the Little Eva mine, Grand County, Utah, USA. Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 497-505. ; Kasatkin, A. V., Plasil, J., Pekov, I. V., Belakovskiy, D. I., Nestola, F., Cejka, J., ... & Thorne, B. (2015). Karpenkoite, Co3 (V2O7)(OH) 2· 2H2O, a cobalt analogue of martyite from the Little Eva mine, Grand County, Utah, USA. Journal of Geosciences, 60(4), 251-257.
[Ferroselite] Van King
[Ferroselite]
    • San Juan Co.
      • Blanding
[Ferroselite] G. W. Robinson, V. King (1993) Whats New in Minerals. Mineralogical Record 24:381-395
  • Wyoming
    • Carbon Co.
[Ferroselite] Harshman, E. N. (1972) Geology and uranium deposits, Shirley Basin area, Wyoming. USGS Prof Paper 745
[Ferroselite] Harshman, E. N. (1972) Geology and uranium deposits, Shirley Basin area, Wyoming. USGS Prof Paper 745; USGS Prof Paper 550C ppC133-C137
    • Converse Co.
      • Southern Powder River Basin Mining District
[Ferroselite] USGS Prof Paper 550C ppC133-C137
 
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