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Ferrocalcite

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About FerrocalciteHide

This page provides mineralogical data about Ferrocalcite.


Pronounciation of FerrocalciteHide

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Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

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Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Aragonite1 photo of Ferrocalcite associated with Aragonite on mindat.org.

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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.

Ferrocalcite in petrologyHide

References for FerrocalciteHide

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de Lisle, R. (1783) Cristallographie, ou description des formes propres à tous les corps du regne minéral. 4 volumes, Paris: 3: 281 (Siderite).
Dana, E.S. (1892) System of Mineralogy, 6th. Edition, New York: 269 (Ferroan Calcite).
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: Halides, Nitrates, Borates, Carbonates, Sulfates, Phosphates, Arsenates, Tungstates, Molybdates, Etc. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 142 (Ferroan Calcite), 166 (Siderite).

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