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Marcasite Group

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About Marcasite GroupHide

Relationship of Marcasite Group to other SpeciesHide

Group Members:
Ferroselite FeSe2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm
Frohbergite FeTe2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm
Kullerudite NiSe2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm
Marcasite FeS2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm
Mattagamite CoTe2Orth.
Petříčekite CuSe2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm

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Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

Marcasite Group in petrologyHide

An essential component of rock names highlighted in red, an accessory component in rock names highlighted in green.

Internet Links for Marcasite GroupHide

Localities for Marcasite GroupHide

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