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Roselite Group

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About Roselite GroupHide

Crystal System:
Monoclinic
A group of monoclinic arsenates and sulphates.
Closely related to the (triclinic) Fairfieldite Group.


Crystallography of Roselite GroupHide

Crystal System:
Monoclinic

Relationship of Roselite Group to other SpeciesHide

Group Members:
Brandtite Ca2(Mn2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
Kröhnkite Na2Cu(SO4)2 · 2H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
Roselite Ca2(Co2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
Rruffite Ca2Cu(AsO4)2 · 2H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
Unnamed (Fe2+-analogue of Brandtite) Ca2Fe2+(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Wendwilsonite Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
Zincroselite Ca2Zn(AsO4)2 · 2H2OMon.

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.

Internet Links for Roselite GroupHide

Localities for Roselite GroupHide

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
 
  • Córdoba
    • Minas Department
[Kröhnkite] Sureda (1978): Revista de la Asociacion Geologica Argentina 33(4):299-324
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Yancowinna Co.
      • Broken Hill district
        • Broken Hill
[Kröhnkite] Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
  • Queensland
    • Cloncurry Shire
      • Kajabbi
[Roselite] S. Mills XRD data
  • South Australia
    • Olary Province
      • Kalabity homestead area
[Roselite] Jack Leach collection & Museum of Victoria
Austria
 
  • Styria
    • Niedere Tauern
      • Öblarn
        • Walchen
[Kröhnkite] Schebesta, K. (1992): Schlackenminerale aus der Walchen bei Öblarn. Lapis 17 (2), 19-30; 50.
  • Tyrol
    • North Tyrol
      • Sill valley (Wipp valley)
        • Matrei am Brenner
[Brandtite] Kolitsch, U., Schachinger, T., Auer, C. (2017): 2023) Arseniosiderit(?), Baryt, Brandtit, Manganberzeliit, Rhodochrosit, Sarkinit und Todorokit vom Mislkopf (Mieslkopf) bei Matrei am Brenner, Nordtirol. Pp. 236-238 in Walter, F. et al. (2017): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVI. Carinthia II, 207./127., 217-284.
        • Obernberg valley
[Brandtite] Kolitsch, U., Schachinger, T. & Auer, C. (2018): 2076) Aegirin, Aegirin-Augit, Albit, Baddeleyit, Baryt, Brandtit(?), Braunit, Calcit, Canosioit, Clinosuenoit (ehemals „Manganocummingtonit“), Coelestin, Diaspor, Dolomit, Fluorapatit (As-haltig), Fluorcalcioroméit, Gamagarit, Hämatit, Hausmannit, Hjalmarit, Hollandit, Hydroxycalcioroméit, Klinochlor, Kutnohorit, Mischkristalle Manganiandrosit-(La) - Manganiakasakait-(La), Nambulit, Phlogopit, Piemontit, Pyrobelonit, Sb-haltiger Pyrophanit, Quarz, Ranciéit(?), Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, Richterit, Rutil, Spessartin, Talk, Thorit, Tremolit, Tilasit, Titanit, Tokyoit, Wakefieldit-(Ce), Wakefieldit-(Y), Zirkon, das Sb-Analogon von Hydroxymanganopyrochlor und unbenanntes LaAsO4 vom Obernberger Tribulaun, Nordtirol - ein erster Bericht über mineralogisch komplexe, linsenförmige metamorphe Manganvererzungen. Pp. 206-213 in Walter, F. et al. (2018): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVII. Carinthia II, 208./128., 185-254.
Azerbaijan
 
  • Daşkəsən District (Daskasan; Dashkyasan)
    • Dashkesan
[Roselite] Pekov, I. V., Vinogradova, R. A., Chukanov, N. V., & Kulikova, I. M. (2001). On magnesian and cobalt arsenates of the fairfieldite and roselite groups. Zapiski Vseross. Mineral. Obshch.(Proc. Russ. Miner. Soc.), 130(4), 10-23.
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Slocan Mining Division
      • Sandon
[Roselite] Mauthner, M.H.F. et al. (1996) Minerals of the Silvana Mine Sandon British Columbia. Mineralogical Record, 27(6):433-438.
Chile
 
  • Antofagasta
    • Antofagasta Province
      • Mejillones
        • Mejillones peninsula
[Kröhnkite] SEM-EDS by Igor V. Pekov
[Kröhnkite] Samples analysed by Dr. Tony Kampf, Curator of LAC Mineralogical Museum, USA
      • Sierra Gorda District
        • Caracoles
[Kröhnkite] www.ontariominerals.com
[Kröhnkite] M.Dini & A.Molina collection
[Kröhnkite] Malcherek, T. & Schlüter, J. (2010): Anatacamite from La Vendida mine, Sierra Gorda, Atacama desert, Chile: a triclinic polymorph of Cu2(OH)3Cl. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen, 187, 307-312.; Samples analysed by Dr. Jochen Schluter (Hamburg University), Germany.
    • El Loa Province
      • Calama
        • Chuquicamata District
[Kröhnkite] Jarrell, O. W. (1944): Oxidation at Chuquicamata, Chile. Economic Geology, 39, 251-86.; 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: 310, 446, 564; Acta Cryst. B31 (1975), 1753; Ericksen & Mrose (1970) American Mineralogist 55:1500-1517
          • Toki Cu deposit (Toki Cluster)
[Kröhnkite] 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: 446.
[Kröhnkite] British Natural History Museum online catalogue 2007
[Kröhnkite] 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: 446.
  • Atacama
    • Copiapó Province
      • Pabellón
        • Chinchado-Sacramento district
[Brandtite] Segerstrom, K.(1960); "Cuadrángulo Quebrada Paipote"; Instituto de Investigaciones Geológicas; Stgo de Chile
[Brandtite] Segerstrom, K.(1959); "Cuadrángulo Los Loros"; Instituto de Investigaciones Geológicas; Stgo de Chile
      • Tierra Amarilla
        • Pampa Larga district
[Rruffite] Samples analysed by Dr. Anthony Kampf, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, USA; Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J., Housley, R. M., Rossman, G. R., Nash, B. P., Dini, M., & Jenkins, R. A. (2013). Joteite, Ca2CuAl [AsO4][AsO3 (OH)] 2 (OH) 2· 5H2O, a new arsenate with a sheet structure and unconnected acid arsenate groups. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2811-2823.; Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J., Nash, B. P., Dini, M., & Molina Donoso, A. A. (2015). Tapiaite, Ca5Al2 (AsO4) 4 (OH) 4· 12H2O, a new mineral from the Jote mine, Tierra Amarilla, Chile. Mineralogical Magazine, 79(2), 345-354.
[Rruffite] Yang, H., Jenkins, R.A., Downs, R.T., Evans, S.H., Tait, K.T. (2011): Rruffite, Ca2Cu(AsO4)2·2H2O,a new member of the roselite group, from Tierra Amarilla, Chile. Canadian Mineralogist, 49, 877-884
[Brandtite] maurizio dini collection - quantitative analysis
  • Tarapacá
    • El Tamarugal Province
      • Collahuasi District
[Kröhnkite] Sulphides analysed by geology dep. of company; sulphates, phosphates, analysed by Bob Jenkins (Usa) 2007
    • Iquique Province
      • Salar Grande
[Wendwilsonite] samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California
China
 
  • Xinjiang
    • Hami Prefecture (Kumul Prefecture; Qumul Prefecture)
      • Hami Co. (Kumul Co.; Qumul Co.)
[Kröhnkite] Yingxia Xu, Kezhang Qin, Kunshou Ding, Jinxiang Li, Yu Miao, Tonghui Fang, Xingwang Xu, Daming Li, and Xiuquan Luo (2008): Acta Petrologica Sinica 24(10), 2371-2383
Czech Republic
 
  • Central Bohemian Region
    • Příbram
      • Vrančice
[Brandtite] [Lapis 1995, 12, p.13-24]
France
 
  • Occitanie
    • Aude
      • Salsigne
[Brandtite] Le Règne Minéral, Hors série (3), 36-54
      • Villanière
[Brandtite] Pelison P., Descouens D. (1987), Présence de minéraux de néoformation dans les scories de l'ancienne usine de Villagnère (Aude), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°2, pp: 6-10
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Schapbach
        • Wildschapbach valley
[Roselite] Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
      • Schenkenzell
        • Wittichen
          • Heubach Valley
[Roselite] No reference listed
  • Bavaria
    • Franconia
      • Hösbach
        • Sailauf
          • Hartkoppe
[Brandtite] Lorenz, J. (1991): Die Mineralien im Rhyolithsteinbruch von Sailauf, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 42, 1-38
  • Hesse
    • Odenwald
      • Abtsteinach
        • Mackenheim
[Roselite] M Kampf collection
    • Richelsdorf District
      • Bauhaus
[Roselite] Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
      • Nentershausen
        • Süß
          • Richelsdorf Smelter
[Roselite] S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1992
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Altenkirchen
      • Betzdorf-Gebhardshain
        • Schutzbach
[Roselite] Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge District
[Wendwilsonite] J. Gröbner und U. Kolitsch (2005), Lapis 30 (7-8), 71-73; 81-82; Kolitsch & Fleck (2006), European Journal of Mineralogy, 18, 471-482.
[Roselite] 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: 753.
[Roselite] Lapis 30(7/8):41-70 (2005)
[Roselite] 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: 725.
[Roselite] Lapis 30(7/8):22-23 (2005)
[Roselite] 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: 725; Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
[Roselite] Lapis 30(7/8):22-23 (2005)
Greece
 
  • Attica
    • East Attica
      • Lavreotiki
        • Lavrion District Mines
          • Agios Konstantinos [St Constantine] (Kamariza)
            • Kamariza Mines (Kamareza Mines)
              • Hilarion area
[Brandtite] Kolitsch, U., Rieck, B., Brandstätter, F., Schreiber, F., Fabritz, K. H., Blaß, G. & Gröbner, J. (2014): Neufunde aus dem altem Bergbau und den Schlacken von Lavrion (I). Mineralien-Welt 25 (1), 60-75 (in German).
          • Plaka
            • Plaka Mines
[Kröhnkite] No reference listed
[Kröhnkite] Branko Rieck Collection
Hungary
 
  • Heves
    • Mátra Mts
      • Recsk
[Kröhnkite] No reference listed
  • Pest
    • Börzsöny Mts
[Kröhnkite] Koch: Minerals of Hungary, 1985
Iran
 
  • Esfahan Province (Isfahan Province; Aspadana Province)
    • Nain County (Nayin County)
      • Anarak District
[Roselite] 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
 
  • Liguria
    • La Spezia Province
      • Rocchetta Vara
[Brandtite] Balestra, C., Kolitsch, U., Blaß, G., Callegari, A.M., Baiocchi, M., Armellino, G., Ciriotti, M.E., Ambrino, P., Bracco, R.: Mineralogia ligure 2007-2008: novità caratterizzate dal servizio UK dell'AMI. Micro (UK report) 1/2009 pp. 78-99
  • Piedmont
    • Torino Province
      • Lanzo Valleys
        • Viù Valley
          • Usseglio
[Brandtite] 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, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
  • Tuscany
    • Livorno Province
      • Elba Island
        • Capoliveri
          • Cape Calamita Mine (Calamita Mine)
[Kröhnkite] F. Quagliarella (1966) - Su alcuni solfati di Capo Calamita (Isola d'Elba) - Rend. Soc. Min. It., 22: 210.
Japan
 
  • Fukushima
    • Iwaki City
[Brandtite] Matsubara, S. (2000); R. Marumoto collection; Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Kato, A., Matsuyama, F., Mouri, T. and Suzuki, Y. (2001): Arseniopleite from the Gozaisho mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natn. Sci. Mus., Tokyo, Ser. C, 27, 51-62.
Kazakhstan
 
  • Karaganda
    • Karazhal
      • Zhayrem (Zhairem)
[Brandtite] Evseev, A. A. (1995) Kazaknstan and Middle Asia. A brief Mineralogical Guide. World of Stone 8:24-30
[Brandtite] Frank Dzubeck
Morocco
 
  • Drâa-Tafilalet Region
    • Ouarzazate Province
      • Tazenakht
[Wendwilsonite] Dunn, P.J., et al (1987) American Mineralogist:72: 217-221.
          • Aghbar
[Roselite] Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
[Roselite] Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
[Roselite] JP Barral collection
          • Aït Ahmane
[Roselite] Georges FAVREAU collection
          • Bou Azzer Mine (Bou Azer Mine; Bouazzar Mine)
[Roselite] Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
          • Oumlil
[Roselite] M. Kampf collection
Namibia
 
  • Oshikoto Region
    • Tsumeb
[Zincroselite] Keller, P., Innes, J. & Dunn, P. J. (1986) Zincroselite, Ca2Zn(AsO4)2•2H2O, a new mineral from Tsumeb, Namibia. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte (1986): (11): 523-527; American Mineralogist (1988): 73: 932; Keller, P. & Innes, J. (1986): "Neue Minerale von Tsumeb." Lapis, 11 (9), 28-32.
Romania
 
  • Hunedoara
    • Hunedoara
      • Boșorod
[Kröhnkite] Onac, BP; Effenberger, HS; Collins, NC; Kearns, JB; Breban, RC (2011): Revisiting three minerals from Cioclovina Cave (Romania). International Journal of Speleology 40, 21-30.
South Africa
 
  • Northern Cape
    • Kalahari manganese field
      • Hotazel
[Brandtite] [MinRec 22:480]
Spain
 
  • Valencian Community
    • Castellón
[Rruffite] Mineralogía de la concesión San Rafael, Villahermosa del Río, Castellón, España
        • San Rafael claim
[Rruffite] - 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]
[Rruffite] - 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]
Sweden
 
  • Värmland
    • Filipstad
[Brandtite] Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
      • Persberg district
        • Pajsberg
[Brandtite] Lindström, G. (1891): Mineralanalyser. 1. Brandtit från Harstigen. Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar 13: 123-126; 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: 726, 857; Canadian Mineralogist (1977): 15: 36; Mineralogical Record: 8: 517, 900; Mineralogical Record: 22: 49.
Switzerland
 
  • Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden)
    • Albula Valley
      • Oberhalbstein (Surses; Sursass)
        • Tinizong (Tinzen)
[Brandtite] Geiger, T. (1948): Brandtit aus dem Oberhalbstein GR. Schweiz. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt. 28, 468-474.
UK
 
  • England
    • Cornwall
      • St Just
        • Botallack
          • Botallack Mine
[Kröhnkite] Golley, P. & Williams, R. (1995): Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications (Truro), 104 pp.
    • Devon
      • West Devon
        • Okehampton Hamlets
[Brandtite]
USA
 
  • California
    • Alameda Co.
      • Diablo Range
        • Oakland Hills (San Leandro Hills)
          • Oakland
            • Leona Heights
              • Leona Heights deposit
[Kröhnkite] Schaller, Waldemar Theodore (1903a), Minerals from Leona Heights, Alameda County, California: University of California, Department of Geological Sciences Bulletin: 3: 207; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 298.; Anthony R. Kampf & FM Locality Index Committee (1989) California Locality Index. Mineralogical Record, 20:129-142.
[Kröhnkite] [Mineralogical Record 20 129-142]
  • New Jersey
    • Sussex Co.
      • Franklin mining district
        • Ogdensburg
          • Sterling Hill
[Brandtite] 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: 726; Gaines, R.V. (1959) American Mineralogist: 44: 199-200; Mineralogical Record: 13: 36; Dunn, P.J. (1995): Dunn, Pete J. (1995): Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world’s most magnificent mineral deposits, part 5: 659.
  • Utah
    • San Juan Co.
      • White Canyon District
        • Red Canyon
[Kröhnkite] J. Plášil, A.R. Kampf, A.V. Kasatkin, J. Marty, R. Škoda, S. Silva, J. Čejka (2013): Meisserite, Na5(UO2)(SO4)3(SO3OH)(H2O), a new uranyl sulfate mineral from the Blue Lizard mine, San Juan County, Utah, USA. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 2975-2988
  • Virginia
    • Floyd Co.
      • Southern Section-Blue Ridge Province
        • Southern Lead
[Kröhnkite] Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
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