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Owyheeite

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Formula:
Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Colour:
Light steel-gray to silver-white, tarnishes yellow
Lustre:
Metallic
Hardness:
Specific Gravity:
6.03
Crystal System:
Monoclinic
Name:
After the locality, Owyhee County, Idaho, USA
Belongs to a broad family of rod-based sulphosalt structures with the chess-board arrangement of the rods.

Compare sterryite, parasterryite, meerschautite, 'UM1979-14-S:AgPbSb'.

Compositionally related to zoubekite.


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Classification of OwyheeiteHide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
2.HC.35

2 : SULFIDES and SULFOSALTS (sulfides, selenides, tellurides; arsenides, antimonides, bismuthides; sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites, etc.)
H : Sulfosalts of SnS archetype
C : With only Pb
3.5.10.1

3 : SULFOSALTS
5 : 2.5 < ø < 3
5.7.28

5 : Sulphosalts - Sulpharsenites and Sulphobismuthites (those containing Sn, Ge,or V are in Section 6)
7 : Sulpharsenites etc. of Pb and other metals

Physical Properties of OwyheeiteHide

Metallic
Transparency:
Opaque
Colour:
Light steel-gray to silver-white, tarnishes yellow
Streak:
Gray (on paper); reddish brown (on porcelain)
Hardness:
2½ on Mohs scale
Tenacity:
Brittle
Density:
6.03 g/cm3 (Measured)    

Optical Data of OwyheeiteHide

Type:
Anisotropic
Anisotropism:
Strong
Colour in reflected light:
Gray-white
Pleochroism:
Visible
Comments:
Distinct

Chemical Properties of OwyheeiteHide

Formula:
Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
IMA Formula:
Ag3Pb10Sb11S28
Idealised Formula:
Ag2Pb5Sb6S15
Common Impurities:
Cu,Fe

Crystallography of OwyheeiteHide

Crystal System:
Monoclinic
Class (H-M):
2/m - Prismatic
Space Group:
P21/b
Cell Parameters:
a = 4.1035(1) Å, b = 27.3144(3) Å, c = 22.9366(3) Å
β = 90.359°
Ratio:
a:b:c = 0.15 : 1 : 0.84
Unit Cell V:
2,570.79 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
4

Type Occurrence of OwyheeiteHide

Synonyms of OwyheeiteHide

Other Language Names for OwyheeiteHide

German:Owyheeit
Simplified Chinese:脆硫锑银铅矿
Spanish:Owyheeita

Varieties of OwyheeiteHide

TeremkoviteA variety of owyheeite with a low silver content.

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyrite13 photos of Owyheeite associated with Pyrite on mindat.org.
Quartz7 photos of Owyheeite associated with Quartz on mindat.org.
Sphalerite6 photos of Owyheeite associated with Sphalerite on mindat.org.
Stannite4 photos of Owyheeite associated with Stannite on mindat.org.
Kesterite 4 photos of Owyheeite associated with Kesterite on mindat.org.
Calcite3 photos of Owyheeite associated with Calcite on mindat.org.
Acanthite1 photo of Owyheeite associated with Acanthite on mindat.org.
Freibergite1 photo of Owyheeite associated with Freibergite on mindat.org.
Galena1 photo of Owyheeite associated with Galena on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

2.HC.05bArgentobaumhaueriteAg1.5Pb22As33.5S72Tric. 1 : P1
2.HC.05bBaumhaueritePb12As16S36Tric. 1 : P1
2.HC.05eChabournéiteTl4Pb2(Sb,As)20S34Tric. 1 : P1
2.HC.05dDufrénoysitePb2As2S5Mon. 2 : P21
2.HC.05aGuettarditePbAsSbS4Mon. 2/m : P21/b
2.HC.05cLiveingitePb9As13S28Mon.
2.HC.05fParapierrotiteTlSb5S8Mon. m
2.HC.05fPierrotiteTl2(Sb,As)10S16Orth. mm2 : Pna21
2.HC.05dRathiteAg2Pb12-xTlx/2As18+x/2S40Mon. 2/m : P21/b
2.HC.05aSartoritePbAs2S4Mon. 2/m : P21/m
2.HC.05aTwinnite Pb0.8Tl0.1Sb1.3As0.8S4Mon. 2/m
2.HC.05dVeenitePb2(Sb,As)2S5Mon. 2 : P21
2.HC.05gMarumoitePb32As40S92Mon. 2 : P21
2.HC.05eDalnegroite(Tl4Pb2)(As12Sb8)S34Tric. 1 : P1
2.HC.10aFülöppitePb3Sb8S15Mon. 2/m : B2/b
2.HC.10cHeteromorphitePb7Sb8S19Mon. 2/m : B2/b
2.HC.10bPlagionitePb5Sb8S17Mon. 2/m
2.HC.10dRayitePb8(Ag,Tl)2Sb8S21Mon.
2.HC.10dSemseyitePb9Sb8S21Mon. 2/m : B2/b
2.HC.15BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11Mon. 2/m : P21/b
2.HC.15FalkmanitePb3Sb2S6Mon.
2.HC.20RobinsonitePb4Sb6S13Mon. 2/m : P21/m
2.HC.25MoëloitePb6Sb6S14(S3)Orth. 2 2 2 : P21 21 2
2.HC.30DadsonitePb23Sb25S60ClTric. 1 : P1
2.HC.35ZoubekiteAgPb4Sb4S10Orth.
2.HC.40ParasterryiteAg4Pb20Sb14As10S58Mon. 2/m : P21/b

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

5.7.1SeligmannitePbCuAsS3Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pmmn
5.7.2BournonitePbCuSbS3Orth. mm2 : Pmn21
5.7.3MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
5.7.4GladitePbCuBi5S9Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
5.7.5LindströmitePb3Cu3Bi7S15Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
5.7.6KrupkaitePbCuBi3S6Orth.
5.7.7HammaritePb2Cu2Bi4S9Orth.
5.7.8FriedrichitePb5Cu5Bi7S18Orth. mm2
5.7.9AikinitePbCuBiS3Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnma
5.7.10NuffielditeCu1.4Pb2.4Bi2.4Sb0.2S7Orth.
5.7.11JaskólskiiteCuxPb2+x(Sb,Bi)2-xS5 (x ~ 0.15)Orth.
5.7.12TintinaitePb22Cu4(Sb,Bi)30S69Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm
5.7.13KobellitePb22Cu4(Bi,Sb)30S69Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm
5.7.14ProuditeCuPb7.5Bi9.33(S,Se)22Mon. 2/m : B2/m
5.7.15NordströmiteCuPb3Bi7(Se4S10)Mon.
5.7.16WatkinsoniteCu2PbBi4(Se,S,Te)8Mon.
5.7.17PekoitePbCuBi11(S,Se)18Orth.
5.7.18PetroviciteCu3HgPbBiSe5Orth.
5.7.19Eclarite(Cu,Fe)Pb9Bi12S28Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnma
5.7.20MarriteAgPbAsS3Mon. 2/m : P21/b
5.7.21ArgentobaumhaueriteAg1.5Pb22As33.5S72Tric. 1 : P1
5.7.22AndoriteAgPbSb3S6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
5.7.23RamdohritePb5.9Fe0.1Mn0.1In0.1Cd0.2Ag2.8Sb10.8S24Mon. 2/m
5.7.24RoshchiniteAg19Pb10Sb51S96Orth.
5.7.25OurayiteAg3Pb4Bi5S13Orth.
5.7.26EskimoiteAg7Pb10Bi15S36Mon.
5.7.27FizélyiteAg5Pb14Sb21S48 Mon. 2/m
5.7.29FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3Mon. 2/m : P21/b
5.7.30DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8Mon. 2/m : P21/b
5.7.31SterryiteCu(Ag,Cu)3Pb19(Sb,As)22(As-As)S56Mon. 2/m
5.7.32VikingiteAg5Pb8Bi13S30Mon. 2/m : B2/m
5.7.33ZoubekiteAgPb4Sb4S10Orth.
5.7.34SchirmeritePbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9Orth.
5.7.36GustaviteAgPbBi3S6Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
5.7.37KitaibeliteAg10PbBi30S51
5.7.38TreasuriteAg7Pb6Bi15S32Mon.
5.7.39BenjaminiteAg3Bi7S12Mon. 2/m : B2/m
5.7.40Lengenbachite Ag4Cu2Pb18As12S39Tric.
5.7.41BerryiteCu3Ag2Pb3Bi7S16Mon. 2/m : P21/m
5.7.42NeyiteAg2Cu6Pb25Bi26S68Mon.
5.7.43Larosite(Cu,Ag)21(Pb,Bi)2S13Orth.
5.7.44CupropavoniteCu0.9Ag0.5Pb0.6Bi2.5S5 Mon. 2/m : B2/m
5.7.45PadĕraiteCu7[(Cu,Ag)0.33Pb1.33Bi11.33]S22Mon.
5.7.46RayitePb8(Ag,Tl)2Sb8S21Mon.
5.7.47RathiteAg2Pb12-xTlx/2As18+x/2S40Mon. 2/m : P21/b
5.7.48HatchiteAgTlPbAs2S5Tric. 1 : P1

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.

References for OwyheeiteHide

Reference List:
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Burton (1868), American Journal of Science: 45: 34 (as argentiferous jamesonite).
Shannon (1920), U.S. National Museum Proceedings: 58: 601.
Shannon, E. V. (1921): Owyheeite. American Mineralogist, 6, 82-83.
Robinson, S.C. (1949): Owyheeite. Am. Mineral., 34, 398-402.
Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1944), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I: Elements, Sulfides, Sulfosalts, Oxides. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 423.
Moëlo, Y., Mozgova, N., Picot, P., Bortnikov, N. & Vrubleskaya, Z. (1984): Cristallochimie de l’owyheeite: nouvelles données. Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 32, 271-284 (in French with English abs.).
American Mineralogist (1985): 70: 440.
Laufek, F., Pazout, R., Makovicky, E. (2007): Crystal structure of owyheeite, Ag1.5Pb4.43Sb6.07S14: refinement from powder synchrotron X-ray diffraction. European Journal of Mineralogy, 19, 557-566.
Sejkora, J., Litochleb, J., Velebil, D. & Plášil, J. (2009): Owyheeit z rudního revíru Freiberg (SRN) a jeho doprovodné minerály. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrologického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze 17 (2), 91-99 (in Czech with English abstract). [detailed study]
Makovicky, E. & Olsen, N. (2015): The Order–Disorder Character of Owyheeite. Canadian Mineralogist: 53: 879-884.

Internet Links for OwyheeiteHide

Localities for OwyheeiteHide

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
 
  • Salta
    • Los Andes department
      • El Quevar mining district
        • Incahuasi Valley
ROBL, Klaus; BRODTKORB, Milka K.de and AMETRANO, Silvia. The Miocene epithermal mineralization of the Quevar Stratovolcan Complex, Salta. Rev. Asoc. Geol. Argent. [online]. 2009, vol.64, n.3, pp. 525-539
  • Santa Cruz
    • Deseado department
      • Deseado massif
        • Tres Cerros
Jovic, S.M., Guido, D.M., Schalamuk, I.B., Ríos, F.J., Tassinari, C.C.G., Recio. C. (2011): Pingüino In-bearing polymetallic vein deposit, Deseado Massif, Patagonia, Argentina: characteristics of mineralization and ore-forming fluids. Mineralium Deposita, 46, 257-271.
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Buller Co.
      • Wilsons Downfall
        • Rivertree
- Mineralogical Magazine 1962 33 : 315-319 - Lawrence L.J.: Owyheeite from Rivertree, New South Wales, Mineralogical Magazine 1962 33: pp 315-319
  • Tasmania
    • Waratah-Wynyard municipality
      • Waratah district
        • Waratah
Bottrill (unpub)
  • Victoria
    • East Gippsland Shire
      • Omeo
        • Mt Wills Mining District
          • Sunnyside
W. D. Birch (1981) Silver Sulphosalts from the Meerschaum Mine, Mt. Wills, Victoria, Australia. Mineralogical Magazine 44:73-78.
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Kreuzeck group
      • Kleines Kreuzeck
Pichler (2009)
      • Kreuzeck area
Feitzinger, G., W. H. Paar, M. Tarkian, R. Reche, O. Weinzierl, W. Prochaska & H. Holzer (1995): Vein type Ag-(Au)-Pb, Zn, Cu-(W, Sn) mineralization in the Southern Kreuzeck Mountains, Carinthia Province, Austria. Mineralogy and Petrology 53: 307-332.
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
      • Steinfeld
        • Rottenstein valley
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Bolivia
 
  • Oruro Department
    • Cercado Province
      • Oruro City
Keutsch, F. & Brodtkorb, M. (2007) Metalliferous parageneses of the San Jose mine. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 26, 485-491.; Keutsch, F., & Brodtkorb, M. D. (2008). Metalliferous paragenesis of the San José mine, Oruro, Bolivia. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 25(4), 485-491.
    • Dalence Province
      • Huanuni
[MinRec 32:472]
  • Potosí Department
    • Chayanta Province
Ahlfeld, F. (1955)
    • Potosí City
Kempff, O., Paar, W.H., Tawackoli, S.: "Minerales de Bolivia", 115pp (La Paz, 2009)
    • Sud Chichas Province
      • Atocha-Quechisla District
        • Chocaya-Animas (Animas-Chocaya)
Bulgaria
 
  • Kardzhali Oblast (Kurdzhali; Kărdžali; Kurdjali)
    • Momchilgrad Obshtina
Strashimirov, S., Dobrev, S., Stemenov, S., & Dragiev, H. (2005). Silver-bearing minerals from the ore body “North” in Sedefche epithermal Au-Ag deposit (eastern Rhodopes). Annual of the University of Mining and Geology “St. Ivan Rilski, 48, 143-148.; Kerestedjian T, Mladenova V (1998) Spherulits of native arsenic from Sedefche deposit , Eastern Rhodopes. Geochem., Mineral. and Petrol., 34, 27-34.
  • Montana Oblast
    • Chiprovtsi Obshtina
Petrova, M., & Ilieev, T. (2007). Compositional variations in the tetrahedrite-tennantite fahlores and polybasite-pearceite series from the Chiprovtsi Ag-Pb deposit, northwestern Bulgaria. Au-Ag telluride-selenide deposits, 26, 39.
    • Georgi Damyanovo Obshtina
http://www.bgd.bg/summanual_2003_5.htm
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Slocan Mining Division
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
    • Trail Creek Mining Division
      • Rossland
HARRIS, D.C., JAMBOR, J.L., LACHANCE, G.R. & THORPE, R.I. (1968): Tintinaite, the antimony analogue of kobellite. Canadian Mineralogist 9, 371-382.
    • Vancouver Mining Division
      • Brandywine Creek
        • Van Silver Property (Van Silver Mine; Van Silver Claims)
Moello (Private Communication)
  • Yukon
    • Watson Lake Mining District
      • Tintina
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Harris D C, Jambor J L, Lachance G R, Thorpe R I (1968) Tintinaite, the antimony analogue of kobellite, The Canadian Mineralogist 9, 371-382
China
 
  • Gansu Province
    • Longnan Prefecture
      • Cheng Co.
Can. J. Earth Sci. 44: 479–492 (2007)
  • Guangdong Province
    • Foshan Prefecture
      • Gaoming District
        • Changkeng-Fuwan Au-Ag deposit
Xiaodong Mao and Sijing Huang (2002): Journal of the Chengdu Institute of Technology 29(4), 410-417; Huaying Liang, Ping Xia, Xiuzhang Wang, Jingping Cheng, Zhenhua Zhao, and Congqiang Liu (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31(1-4), 304-318; Xiaodong Mao, Wenhui Wu, and Sijing Huang (2007): Journal of Chengdu University of Technology (Science & Technology Edition) 34(1), 7-14
    • Shaoguan Prefecture
      • Renhua Co.
Yimo Fu (1998): Mining and Metallurgy 7(3)
  • Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
    • Nanning Prefecture
      • Long'an Co.
Hongzhong Xu, Jinchu Zhu, Wenlan Zhang, and Jianping Zhou (1997): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 17(3), 345-351
  • Hunan Province
    • Chenzhou Prefecture
      • Suxian District
        • Dongpo ore field
Youxun Liu, Yushen Qiao, and Yaxin Liu (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(5), 49-52
  • Jiangxi Province
    • Shangrao Prefecture
      • Wannian Co.
Leiming Xu, Hengyu Wu, Ge Bai, and Quanbo He (1993): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 13(3), 254-262; Leiming Xu, Ge Bai, and Quanbo He (1993): Mineral Deposits 12(2), 138-147
  • Yunnan Province
    • Honghe Autonomous Prefecture
      • Mengzi Co.
Xinpei Jiang (1994): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 13(5), 278-284
Colombia
 
  • Antioquia Department
    • Mun. de Titiribí
      • Zancundo establishment
Alba Nury, et al (2009) JAKOKA: 2009 Annual Meeting of the Japan Association of Mineralogical Sciences, R5-P03; Alba Nury Gallego Hernández and Masahide Akasaka (2010): Ag-rich Tetrahedrite in the El Zancudo Deposit, Colombia: Occurrence, Chemical Compositions and Genetic Temperatures. Resource Geology 60, 218-233.; Hernández, Alba Nury Gallego; Akasaka, Masahide (2007): Silver-bearing and associated minerals in El Zancudo deposit, Antioquia, Colombia. Resource Geology 57, 386-399.; Gallego, A. N., Akasaka, M., & Nakamuta, Y. (2009). Pb-Ag-Sb sulfosalts from the El Zancudo deposit, Colombia: Especially for andorite and owyheeite. 日本鉱物科学会年会講演要旨集, 2009(0), 139-139.
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Central Bohemia Region
      • Benešov (Beneschau)
        • Český Šternberk (Böhmisch Sternberg)
Šrein, V. et al.: Mineralogická charakteristika metasomatického rudního ložiska Malovidy u Českého Šternberka. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2007, roč. 14-15, s. 149-158.
      • Kutná Hora (Kuttenberg)
Laufek, F., Pazout, R., Makovicky, E. (2007): Crystal structure of owyheeite, Ag1.5Pb4.43Sb6.07S14: refinement from powder synchrotron X-ray diffraction. European Journal of Mineralogy, 19, 557-566; Vajdak, Josef (2006) Mineral News: 22: 4.
Ecuador
 
  • Azuay Province
Econ Geol (1997) 92:210-227
France
 
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine
    • Haute-Vienne
      • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Germany
 
  • Lower Saxony
    • Harz
      • St Andreasberg District
Gunnar Farber
  • Saxony-Anhalt
    • Harz
      • Stolberg
        • Wolfsberg
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
      • Freiberg District
        • Freiberg
Lapis 11(7/8), 13-60 (1986)
        • Kleinvoigtsberg
Frenzel, a. (1874): Mineralogisches Lexikon für das Königreich Sachsen, Leipzig.
        • Zug
Baumann, L., Hofmann, F. & Weber, W. (1997): Glückauf Freiberg. Bergbau, Erze, Mineralien. Bode Verlag Haltern, 168 p.; Sejkora, J., Litochleb, J., Velebil, D. & Plášil, J. (2009): Owyheeit z rudního revíru Freiberg (SRN) a jeho doprovodné minerály. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrologického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze 17 (2), 91-99 (in Czech with English abstract).
Greece
 
  • Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika)
    • Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium)
      • Lavrion District Mines
        • Agios Konstantinos [St Constantine] (Kamariza)
Meixner, H. & Paar, W. (1982): New observations on ore formation and weathering of the Kamariza deposit, Laurion, SE Attica (Greece). Special Publication of the Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits 2 (Ore Genesis: State of the Art), 760-767.
India
 
  • Rajasthan (Rajputana)
    • Udaipur Division
      • Udaipur District
        • Rajpura-Dariba deposit
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Italy
 
  • Lombardy
    • Bergamo Province
      • Brembana Valley
        • Dossena
Italo Campostrini - Miland University (EDX) [ex owyheeite]
        • Oltre il Colle
          • Vedra Valley
Appiani, R., Bogni, G., Gentile, P., Vignola, P., Gruppo Orobico Minerali (1994): Le miniere di zinco della Val Brembana (BG) 2° parte. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 1/1994, 33-46.
  • Piedmont
    • Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province
      • Ossola Valley
        • Crevoladossola
Varvello, S., Bittarello, E., Biagioni, C., Ciriotti, M.E. (2013): Owyheeite e svanbergite: novità da Crevoladossola. Micro, 3/2013, 133-137
  • Tuscany
    • Lucca Province
      • Apuan Alps
        • Pietrasanta
          • Valdicastello Carducci
Biagioni, C., Orlandi, P., Moëlo, Y., & Bindi, L. (2014). Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XVI. Carducciite,(AgSb) Pb6 (As, Sb) 8S20, a new Sb-rich derivative of rathite from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: occurrence and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1775-1793.
Japan
 
  • Hokkaido
    • Abuta-gun
      • Takarada
Josef Vajdak specimens obtained from Shinichi Nakanishi.
  • Kyushu Region
    • Kagoshima Prefecture
      • Hioki City
        • Fukiage
Urashima & Nedachi (1983) Sanko-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 126.
Nedachi et al (1990) Urashima Yukitoshi Kyoju Taikan Kinen Ronshu (Chikyu no Megumi), 247.
Portugal
 
  • Vila Real District
    • Vila Pouca de Aguiar
      • Alfarela de Jales
Neiva, A. M. R. (1994): Gold-​quartz veins at Gralheira, northern Portugal: mineralogical and geochemical characteristics. Transactions of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy, Section B: Applied Earth Science 103, B188-B196.
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
      • Aldan Shield
        • Tyry River
Bortnikov, N.S., Gamyanin, G.N., Vikent’eva, O.V., Prokof’ev, V.Y., lpatov, V.A., and Bakharev, A.G. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(2), 87-128.
      • Indigirka River Basin
        • Ust'-Nera
American Mineralogist, Volume 79, pages 763-767, 1994
      • Sarychev Range
G. N. Gamyanin et al. (2001) Geology of Ore Deposits, 43, 442–467
      • Verkhoyansk Fold Belt
        • Verkhoyansk Silver Province
          • Deputatsky ore cluster
Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.
Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.
Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.
Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.; Seltmann, R., Soloviev, S., Shatov, V., Pirajno, F., Naumov, E., & Cherkasov, S. (2010). Metallogeny of Siberia: tectonic, geologic and metallogenic settings of selected significant deposits*. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 57(6), 655-706; Gamyanin, G. N., Anikina, E. Y., Bortnikov, N. S., Alpatov, V. V., Borisenko, A. S., & Nosik, L. P. (1998). The Prognoz silver-polymetallic deposit, Sakha: Mineralogy, geochemistry, and origin. GEOLOGY OF ORE DEPOSITS C/C OF GEOLOGIIA RUDNYKH MESTOROZHDENII, 40, 391-407.
          • Western Verkhoyansk District
            • Mangazeisky ore cluster
Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.
  • Far-Eastern Region
    • Kamchatka Oblast'
Okrugin, V., & Chernev, I. Correlation of Epithermal and Geothermal Deposits (an Example of Mutnovsky Geothermal Area, Southern Kamchatka). Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2015
    • Primorskiy Kray
      • Kavalerovo Mining District
        • Dal'negorsk (Dalnegorsk; Tetyukhe; Tjetjuche; Tetjuche)
Min Rec vol 32, pp 7-30 (2001); Rogulina, L.I., and Sveshnikova, O.L. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(1), 60-74.
American Mineralogist, Vol. 64, 1979, pp. 432-435
Slovakia
 
  • Prešov Region
    • Prešov Co.
Duda et. all.,1981:Minerály severnej časti Slanských vrchov. Min.Slovca,Monografia 2,Bratislava, 98 p
USA
 
  • Alaska
    • Northwest Arctic Borough
      • Kiana District
U.S. Geological Survey, 2008, Alaska Resource Data File (ARDF): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1225.
    • Southeast Fairbanks Borough
      • Fortymile District
Nokleberg, Warren J. et al (2005) Metallogenesis and tectonics of the Russian Far East, Alaska, and the Canadian Cordillera. USGS Professional Paper 1697
  • California
    • Tuolumne Co.
      • Mother Lode Belt
        • Coulterville District
          • Peñon Blanco Peak
Mineralogical Record (1996) 27:115-120; Roberts, A. C., Ercit, T. S., & Cureton, F. F. (1994). Mcalpineite, Cu3TeO6. H20, from the McAlpine mine, Tuolumne County, California, and from the Centennial Eureka mine, Juab County, Utah I. Mineralogical Magazine, 58, 417-424.
  • Colorado
    • Gunnison Co.
      • Augusta Mountain
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
      • Elk Mountain District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
      • Richmond Mountain
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
      • Vulcan District (Cebolla District; Domingo District)
        • Augusta Mountain
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.; Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels; Eckel, E.B. (1997): Minerals of Colorado, Fulcrum Publishing.
  • Idaho
    • Boise Co.
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
    • Gem Co.
      • Westview District
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
    • Owyhee Co.
Rocks & Min. 70:255
Shannon (1921); Dana 7:I:365; Am.Min.: 70 (1985):440 (abstract).
  • Nevada
    • Churchill Co.
      • Broken Hills District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Eureka Co.
      • Cortez 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
    • Lander Co.
      • Lewis District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Mineral Co.
      • Broken Hills District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Nye Co.
      • Hot Creek Range
        • Morey District
NBMG Bull 99B Geology and Mineral Resources of Northern Nye County, Nevada
RWMW specimens
      • Paradise Range
Tom Loomis
    • Pershing Co.
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Econ Geol (1981) 76:580-609
      • Star District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Dana 7:I:423.
  • Washington
    • Ferry Co.
      • Colville Indian Reservation
        • Covada District (Enterprise District)
          • Covada
www.cannonmicroprobe.com/Mineral_Specimens.htm
Uzbekistan
 
  • Navoiy Viloyati (Navoi)
    • Central Kyzylkum Region
      • Bel'tau Mts
Koneev, R.I., Turesebekov, A.H., Ignatikov, E.N., Vasilevsky, B.B., and Rakhimov, R.R. (2005), In: Jingwen Mao and Bierlein, F.P. (Eds.): Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge, Vol. 1, 1403-1406
      • Zarafshan
        • Muruntau ore field
Koneev, R.I., Turesebekov, A.H., Ignatikov, E.N., Vasilevsky, B.B., and Rakhimov, R.R. (2005), In: Jingwen Mao and Bierlein, F.P. (Eds.): Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge, Vol. 1, 1403-1406
  • Samarkand Viloyati (Samarqand)
    • North Nuratau Mts
      • Zarmitan
Torsten Graupner, Samuel Niedermann, Dieter Rhede, Ulf Kempe, Reimar Seltmann, C. Terry Williams and Reiner Klemd (2010): Multiple sources for mineralizing fluids in the Charmitan gold(-tungsten) mineralization (Uzbekistan). Mineralium Deposita 45, 667-682.
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