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About RubellanHide

A variety of Biotite

Oxidized and dehydrogenated Biotite.

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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 RubellanHide

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Breithaupt, A. (1829) Blicke auf die natürlichen Abteilungen des Glimmers. Jahrbuch der Chemie und Physik, Schweigger, Halle, 306-312.
Breithaupt, A. (1841) Vollständiges Handbuch der Mineralogie. Arnoldsche Buchhandlung, Dresden & Leipzig.
Hollrung M.U. (1883) Untersuchungen über den Rubellan. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie, Vol. 4, 304-330.

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- 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.
Czech Republic
  • Ústí nad Labem Region
    • Teplice District
Van King
Historické a významné mineralogické lokality Českého středohoří a jejich současný stav by Miroslav Radoň
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Mayen-Koblenz District
      • Mendig
        • Mendig
Vik Vanrusselt collection (specimen found by Manfred Fabig in 1983)
      • Pellenz
        • Nickenich
Brauns, R. (1922): Die Mineralien der Niederrheinischen Vulkangebiete, Schweizerbart, Stuttgart
      • Vordereifel
Wolf, Th. (1868): Die Auswürflinge des Laacher-Sees, Zeitschrift der Deutschen geologischen Gesellschaft, Vol. XX, pp 1-78
    • Vulkaneifel District
      • Gerolstein
        • Hohenfels-Essingen
in the collection of C.&H. Schäfer
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