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Bismuthiferous Galena

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A variety of Galena

A variety of galena containing up to 16 weight percent of bismuth.

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Chemical Properties of Bismuthiferous GalenaHide


Synonyms of Bismuthiferous GalenaHide

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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.

References for Bismuthiferous GalenaHide

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Xilin Li (1990): Bismuthoan Galena - A New Variety of Galena. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 9(4), 378-384 (in Chinese with English abstract).

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Localities for Bismuthiferous GalenaHide

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.
  • Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
    • Hechi Prefecture
      • Nandan Co.
        • Dachang Sn-polymetallic ore field
Xilin Li (1990): Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 9(4), 378-384.
  • Hunan Province
    • Chenzhou Prefecture
      • Guiyang Co.
Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
  • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
    • Ulanhad League (Chifeng Prefecture)
      • Songshan District
        • Honghuagou gold field
Baisheng Zhang (2001): Mineral Resources and Geology 16(5), 311-314
  • Jiangxi Province
    • Ganzhou Prefecture
      • Yudu Co.
Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
    • Jiujiang Prefecture
      • Xiushui Co.
Gengyan Chen (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 15-20; Bangsheng Tian and Buyun Yuan (2008): Geological Journal of China Universities 14(1), 114-110
  • South Khorasan Province
    • Nehbandan
Karimpour, M.H., Zaw, K., and Huston, D.L. (2005): Journal of Sciences, Islamic Republic of Iran 16(2), 153-168.
  • Northern Caucasus Region
    • North Ossetia Republic
      • Sadon ore district
Groznova, E.O., Dobrovol’skaya, M.G., Kovalenker, V.A., Davydov, K.V., Bitarov, V.T., and Razin, M.V. (2006): Geology of Ore Deposits 48(2), 108-133.
  • Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden)
    • Medel Valley
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 177.
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