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Argyrodite Group

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About Argyrodite GroupHide

Formula:
Am+(12-n-y)/mDn+X2-6-yZ-y
A = Ag+, Cu+, Cd2+, etc ·
D = Ga3+, Si4+, Ge4+, Sn4+, P5+, etc ·
X = S, Se, Te
Z = Cl, Br, I
Many synthetic members are known and have been studied due to their interesting thermoelectric properties.

Compare also spryite, which has both As3+ and As5+ structurally essential.


Chemical Properties of Argyrodite GroupHide

Formula:
Am+(12-n-y)/mDn+X2-6-yZ-y

A = Ag+, Cu+, Cd2+, etc ·
D = Ga3+, Si4+, Ge4+, Sn4+, P5+, etc ·
X = S, Se, Te
Z = Cl, Br, I

Relationship of Argyrodite Group to other SpeciesHide

Group Members:
Alburnite Ag8GeTe2S4Iso.
Argyrodite Ag8GeS6Orth. mm2 : Pna21
Canfieldite Ag8SnS6Orth. mm2
Putzite (Cu4.7Ag3.3)GeS6Iso. 4 3m : F4 3m
Spryite Ag8(As3+0.5As5+0.5)S6Orth. mm2 : Pna21

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 Argyrodite GroupHide

Reference List:
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Kuhs, W.F., Nitsche, R., and Scheunemann, K. (1979); The argyrodites - a new family of tetrahedrally close-packed structures. Materials Research Bulletin 14, 241-248.
Evain, M., Gaudin, E., Boucher, F., Petříček, V., and Taulelle, F. (1998): Structures and phase transitions of the A7PSe6(A= Ag, Cu) argyrodite-type ionic conductors. I. Ag7PSe6. Acta Crystallographica B54, 376-383.
Paar, W., Roberts, A.C., Topa, D., Zagler, G., Berlepsch, P., Armbruster, Th. (2004): Putzite, (Cu4.7 Ag3.3)GeS6, a new mineral species from Capillitas, Catamarca, Argentina: description and crystal structure. Canadian Mineralogist 42, 1757-1769 (especially 1767).

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Localities for Argyrodite 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
 
  • Catamarca
    • Andalgalá Department
[Putzite] Paar, W., Roberts, A.C., Topa, D., Zagler, G., Berlepsch, P., Armbruster, Th. (2004): Putzite, (Cu4.7 Ag3.3)8 GeS6, a new mineral species from Capillitas, Catamarca, Argentina: description and crystal structure. Canadian Mineralogist: 42: 1757-1769.; DE BRODTKORB, Milka K. Precious metaltellurides and other Te-bearing minerals in different paragenesis of Argentina: A review. Rev. Asoc. Geol. Argent. [online]. 2009, vol.64, n.3, pp. 365-372.; Hubert, P., Werner, H., & Dan, T. (2009). A contribution to the knowledge of the mineralization at Mina Capillitas, Catamarca. Revista de la Asociacion Geologica Argentina, 64(3), 514-524.
[Argyrodite] PUTZ, Hubert; PAAR, Werner H and TOPA, Dan. A contributionto the knowledge of the mineralization at mina Capillitas, Catamarca. Rev. Asoc. Geol. Argent. [online]. 2009, vol.64, n.3, pp. 514-524.
[Putzite] PUTZ, Hubert; PAAR, Werner H and TOPA, Dan. A contributionto the knowledge of the mineralization at mina Capillitas, Catamarca. Rev. Asoc. Geol. Argent. [online]. 2009, vol.64, n.3, pp. 514-524.
[Argyrodite] PUTZ, Hubert; PAAR, Werner H and TOPA, Dan. A contributionto the knowledge of the mineralization at mina Capillitas, Catamarca. Rev. Asoc. Geol. Argent. [online]. 2009, vol.64, n.3, pp. 514-524.
  • Jujuy
    • Rinconada Department
[Argyrodite] Milka K. de Brodtkorb (2002) Las Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina. Vol. 1 (elements, sulphides and sulphosalts). (Asociacion Mineralogica Argentina)
[Argyrodite] Milka K. de Brodtkorb (2002) Las Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina. Vol. 1 (elements, sulphides and sulphosalts). (Asociacion Mineralogica Argentina); Board, W. S., Kennedy, B., & Yeomans, T. (2011). NI 43-101 Technical Report on the Pirquitas Mine.
[Argyrodite] Strübel, Zimmer: "Lexikon der Minerale", 2nd Ed., 1991
  • La Rioja
    • Chilecito department
      • Chilecito
[Argyrodite] DE BRODTKORB, Milka K. Precious metaltellurides and other Te-bearing minerals in different paragenesis of Argentina: A review. Rev. Asoc. Geol. Argent. [online]. 2009, vol.64, n.3, pp. 365-372.; Paar, W. H., Putz, H., Topa, D., de Brodtkorb, M. K., & Sureda, R. J. (2005, January). Occurrence and paragenesis of tellurium in mineral deposits of Argentina. In Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge (pp. 1419-1422). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
[Argyrodite] Brodtkorb (2002): Las Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
  • Salta
    • Los Andes department
      • San Antonio de los Cobres
        • Organullo mining district
[Canfieldite] Milka K. de Brodtkorb (2002) Las Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina. Vol. 1 (elements, sulphides and sulphosalts). (Asociacion Mineralogica Argentina)
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Phillip Co.
      • Lue
[Argyrodite] Pringle and Elliot 1998, Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Monograph 22.
  • Queensland
    • Burdekin Shire
[Argyrodite] Sahlström, F., Arribas, A., Dirks, P., Corral, I., & Chang, Z. (2017). Mineralogical Distribution of Germanium, Gallium and Indium at the Mt Carlton High-Sulfidation Epithermal Deposit, NE Australia, and Comparison with Similar Deposits Worldwide. Minerals, 7(11), 213.
  • Tasmania
    • Northern Midlands municipality
      • Rossarden district
[Canfieldite] Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
    • West Coast municipality
      • Zeehan district
        • North Dundas
[Canfieldite] STILLWELL, F. L.; EDWARDS, A . B . 1943. Mineral composition of the tin ores at Renison Bell, Tasmania. Proc . Australas. Inst. Min . Metall. 131-132: 173-186.
Austria
 
  • Salzburg
    • Lungau
      • Murwinkel
        • Rotgülden
          • Lower Rotgülden lake
[Canfieldite] Horner, J., Neubauer, F., Paar, W.H., Hansmann, W., Koeppel, V., and Robl, K. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 555-568.
Bolivia
 
  • Oruro Department
    • Poopó Province
[Argyrodite] Salomon Rivas y Federico Ahlfeld (1998) Los Minerales de Bolivia y sus Parajes. (Santa Cruz)
  • Potosí Department
    • Antonio Quijarro Province
      • Agua de Castilla
[Argyrodite] Canfield, F. A. (1907). Mineralogical notes. American Journal of Science, (133), 20-22.
[Argyrodite] Kempff, O., Paar, W.H., Tawackoli, S.: "Minerales de Bolivia", 115pp (La Paz, 2009)
[Argyrodite] Kempff, O., Paar, W.H., Tawackoli, S.: "Minerales de Bolivia", 115pp (La Paz, 2009)
[Argyrodite] Kempff, O., Paar, W.H., Tawackoli, S.: "Minerales de Bolivia", 115pp (La Paz, 2009); Federico Ahlfeld and Jorge Muñoz Reyes (1955) Las Especies Minerales de Bolivia. (Banco Minero de Bolivia, 180 pp)
[Argyrodite] Federico Ahlfeld and Alejandro Schneider-Scherbina (1964) Los Yacimientos Minerales y de Hidrocarburos de Bolivia. (Ministerio de Minas y Petroleo, La Paz)
[Canfieldite] Ahlfeld, F. and Schneider-Scherbina, A. (1964) Los Yacimientos Minerales y de Hidrocarburos de Bolivia. (Ministerio de Minas y Petroleo, La Paz)
    • Chayanta Province
[Argyrodite] Harris, DC and DR Owens (1971) A Telurium-bearing Canfieldite from Revelstoke, BC. Canadian Mineralogist 10:895-898
[Canfieldite] James A. Ferraiolo
    • Cornelio Saavedra Province
      • Machacamarca District (Colavi District)
[Argyrodite] Handbook of Mineralogy
    • Potosí City
[Argyrodite] Federico Ahlfeld and Alejandro Schneider-Scherbina (1964) Los Yacimientos Minerales y de Hidrocarburos de Bolivia. (Ministerio de Minas y Petroleo, La Paz)
    • Sud Chichas Province
      • Atocha-Quechisla District
        • Chocaya-Animas (Animas-Chocaya)
[Argyrodite] [MinRec 32:461]
[Argyrodite] [MinRec 32:461]
[Canfieldite] Handbook of Mineralogy
[Canfieldite] [MinRec 32:480
Bosnia and Herzegovina
 
  • Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Tuzla Canton
      • Srebrenica
[Argyrodite] Slobodan A. Radosavljević, Jovica N. Stojanović, Ana S. Radosavljević-Mihajlović, Nikola S. Vuković (2016): (Pb–Sb)-bearing sphalerite from the Čumavići polymetallic ore deposit, Podrinje Metallogenic District, East Bosnia and Herzegovina. Ore Geology Reviews 72, 253-268.
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Kamloops Mining Division
      • Siwash Creek
[Argyrodite] Traill, R. J., 1970, A Catalogue of Canadian Minerals
[Canfieldite] Handbook of Mineralogy
  • New Brunswick
    • Gloucester Co.
      • Beresford Parish
[Canfieldite] http://dnre-mrne.gnb.ca/MineralOccurrence/
  • Yukon
    • Mayo mining district
[Argyrodite] Watson, K.W., (1996) Table of minerals identified from the Keno-Galena Hill area: unpublished company report, United Keno Hill Mines Ltd. Report No UKH96/01 Technical Report
China
 
  • Fujian Province
    • Nanping Prefecture
      • Jianyang Co.
[Canfieldite] Handbook of Mineralogy
[Argyrodite] Anthony, J.W. et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy.
  • Guangdong Province
    • Heyuan Prefecture
      • Lianping Co.
[Canfieldite] Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
    • Yunfu Prefecture
      • Yuncheng District
[Canfieldite] Canhui Huang (1991): Guangdong Non-Ferrous Metal Geology 1991(1), 13-30; Jiarong Pan and Yangzhong Yu (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(6), 36-41
  • Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
    • Hechi Prefecture
      • Nandan Co.
        • Dachang Sn-polymetallic ore field
[Canfieldite] Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
    • Hezhou Prefecture
      • Zhongshan Co.
        • Shanhu W-Sn ore field (Shanhu Mine)
[Canfieldite] Yunying Shu and Peiling Zhou (1990): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 10(2)
  • Hubei Province
    • Yichang Prefecture
      • Xingshan Co.
[Argyrodite] Chao Chen and Fapeng Xie (1986): Mineral Deposits 5(1), 53-62; Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11
  • Hunan Province
    • Chenzhou Prefecture
      • Guiyang Co.
[Canfieldite] Zhengqin Li (1991): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 11(2), 148-154
        • Huangshaping Pb-Zn-polymetallic ore field
[Canfieldite] Zhengqin Li (1991): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 11(2), 148-154
      • Linwu Co.
        • Xianghualing Sn-polymetallic ore field
[Canfieldite] Zhengqin Li (1991): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 11(2), 148-154; Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
      • Yizhang Co.
        • Dongpo ore field
[Canfieldite] Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
[Canfieldite] Yi Li and Youbin Liang (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(8), 21-25; Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
  • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
    • Hinggan League (Xing'an Prefecture)
      • Horqin Right Middle Banner (Ke'erqin Youyi Zhongqi)
[Canfieldite] Tianwei Guo and Zhongwen Han (1990): Northeastern Geological Science and Technology Information 11(2), 1-11; Qian Zhang, Xinzhi Zhan, Yuzhuo Qiu, Shuxun Shao, and Zhihao Liu (2002): Geochimica 31(3), 253-258
    • Hulunbuir League (Hulunbei'er Prefecture)
      • New Barag Right Banner (Xin Barag Youqi)
[Canfieldite] Zhicheng Lu, Peiping Zhang, Guozheng Duan, Libo Hao, and Dianchao Li (2002): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 22(1), 75-80
    • Ulanhad League (Chifeng Prefecture)
      • Bairin Left Banner (Balin Zuoqi)
[Canfieldite] Yongsheng Kuang, Guangrui Zheng, Minjie Lu, Yanlin Liu, Shaojie Zhang, Ruiyang Li, and Wenjing Cheng (2014): Mineral Deposits 33(4), 847-856
  • Jiangxi Province
    • Ganzhou Prefecture
      • Dayu Co.
        • Xihuashan ore field
[Canfieldite] Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
      • Xingguo Co.
[Argyrodite] Deqing Xu (1993): Jiangxi Nonferrous Metals 7(4), 171-175
    • Shangrao Prefecture
      • Wannian Co.
[Canfieldite] Leiming Xu, Hengyu Wu, Ge Bai, and Quanbo He (1993): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 13(3), 254-262
    • Yingtan Prefecture
      • Guixi Co.
        • Lengshuikeng Ag-Pb-Zn-Au deposit
[Canfieldite] Ran Lu, Jingwen Mao, Jianjing Gao, Huimin Su, and Jiahao Zheng (2012): Acta Petrologica Sinica 28(1), 105-121
  • Liaoning Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
    • Huludao Prefecture
      • Jianchang Co.
[Canfieldite] Xuehui Xia, Jiazhong Yuan, Yuhai Zhao, and Fei Yan (2003): Geology of Chemical Minerals 25(4), 129-144
[Canfieldite] Xuehui Xia, Jiazhong Yuan, Yuhai Zhao, and Fei Yan (2003): Geology of Chemical Minerals 25(4), 129-144
  • Tibet Autonomous Region
    • Nagchu Prefecture (Naqu Prefecture)
      • Nagchu Co. (Naqu Co.)
[Canfieldite] Zhixing Feng, Xinbiao Lü, and Tao Wang (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(4), 628-633; Zhixing Feng, Xinbiao Lü, and Tao Wang (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(3), 469-476
Czech Republic
 
  • Central Bohemia Region
    • Kutná Hora (Kuttenberg)
[Canfieldite] No reference listed
[Canfieldite] Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
[Canfieldite] Handbook of Mineralogy
  • Karlovy Vary Region
    • Aš (Asch)
[Canfieldite] Steffen Möckel analysis
Denmark
 
  • Greenland
    • Sermersooq
      • Arsuk Fjord
        • Ivittuut (Ivigtut)
[Canfieldite] Petersen, O.V. and Secher, K. (1993): The minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-65 (p.36)
France
 
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Cantal
      • Laroquebrou
        • Saint-Santin-Cantalès
[Argyrodite]
      • Massiac
        • Molèdes
[Argyrodite] R. Pierrot, P. Picot, J.J. Périchaud : "Inventaire Minéralogique du Cantal", BRGM and Editions G. de Bussac, 1971 Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
    • Haute-Loire
      • Allègre
        • Bellevue-la-Montagne
[Argyrodite] P.G. Pélisson : "Etude Minéralogique et Métallogénique du District Filonien Polytype de Paulhaguet (Haute-Loire, Massif Central Français)", Doctorate Thesis, Orléans, France, 1989
      • La Chaise-Dieu
        • Saint-Pal-de-Senouire
[Argyrodite] P.G. Pélisson : "Etude Minéralogique et Métallogénique du District Filonien Polytype de Paulhaguet (Haute-Loire, Massif Central Français)", Doctorate Thesis, Orléans, France, 1989
  • Brittany
    • Finistère
      • Huelgoat (Locmaria-Berrien)
[Canfieldite] R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine
    • Haute-Vienne
      • Rilhac-Lastours
[Argyrodite] P. Picot, Z. Johan : "Atlas of Ore Minerals", BRGM, Elsevier, 1982
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Alpes-Maritimes
      • Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
        • Roure
[Argyrodite] R. Pierrot, P. Picot, J. Féraud, J. Vernet : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France N° 4 : Alpes-Maritimes", BRGM, 1974
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Elz valley
        • Waldkirch
[Argyrodite] K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
      • Freiberg District
        • Brand-Erbisdorf
[Argyrodite] F. Angel and R. Scharizer in "Grundriss der Mineralparagenese", Springer (Wien), 1932, pp. 221-222
          • Vereinigt Feld Mine
[Argyrodite] A. Frenzel (1900): Argyrodit ist Breithaupt's Plusinglanz.- Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen 19, 244-245
        • Zug
[Argyrodite] Baumann, L., Hofmann, F. & Weber, W. (1997): Glückauf Freiberg. Bergbau, Erze, Mineralien. Bode Verlag Haltern, 168 p.
Greece
 
  • Aegean Islands Department (Aiyaíon)
    • Kykládes Prefecture
      • Cyclade Islands (Cyclades; Kikladhes; Nomos Kikladhon)
        • Tinos Island
[Canfieldite] Tombros, S.F. (2008): Later stages of evolution of an epithermal system: Au-Ag mineralization at Apigania Bay, Tinos, Island, Cyclades, Hellas, Greece. Min.Pet. (in press)
India
 
  • Haryana
    • Bhiwani District
[Canfieldite] Murao, S., Deb, M., and Furuno, M. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 33, 490-504.
  • Rajasthan (Rajputana)
    • Udaipur Division
      • Udaipur District
        • Udaipur
          • Zawar Mines
[Argyrodite] Chauhan, D. S. (1984). Sedimentary pyrite from Pb-Zn deposits of the Zawar and Rajpura-Dariba regions and its bearing on the genesis of base metal sulfides. In Syngenesis and Epigenesis in the Formation of Mineral Deposits (pp. 36-42). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
Indonesia
 
  • Java
    • Banten Province
      • Cikotok Gold District
[Canfieldite] Econ Geol (1994) 89:227-245; Marcoux, E., Milesi, J. P., Sohearto, S., & Rinawan, R. (1993). Noteworthy mineralogy of the Au-Ag-Sn-W (Bi) epithermal ore deposit of Cirotan, West Java, Indonesia. The Canadian Mineralogist, 31(3), 727-744.; Yuningsih, E. T., Matsueda, H., & Rosana, M. F. (2014). Epithermal Gold-Silver Deposits in Western Java, Indonesia: Gold-Silver Selenide-Telluride Mineralization. Indonesian Journal on Geoscience, 1(2), 71-81.
    • West Java Province
[Canfieldite] Yuningsih, E. T., Matsueda, H., & Rosana, M. F. (2014). Epithermal Gold-Silver Deposits in Western Java, Indonesia: Gold-Silver Selenide-Telluride Mineralization. Indonesian Journal on Geoscience, 1(2), 71-81.
Ireland
 
  • Co. Meath
    • Navan (An Uaimh)
[Argyrodite] Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
  • Co. Tipperary
    • Silvermines District
[Argyrodite] Economic Geology (1984) 79, 529-548.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.; Moreton, S. (1999) Mineralogical Record, 30, 99-106.
Japan
 
  • Hokkaido
    • Hidaka Province
      • Monbetsu (Mombetsu)
[Argyrodite] (Geology and Mineral Resources of Japan, p 204 (Geological Survey of Japan, 1960).
    • Oshima peninsula
      • Hiyama Subprefecture
        • Kaminokuni
[Argyrodite] Ishiyama, D. et al (1982) Journal of the Mining College, Akita University, Ser. A, Mining Geology, 6, #2, 149-171.
    • Sapporo
      • Minami-ku
[Canfieldite] Min. Jour. (Japan): 15:222-232.; 矢島淳吉, & 太田英順. (1979). Two-stage mineralization and formation process of the Toyoha deposits, Hokkaido, Japan. 鉱山地質, 29(157), 291-306.; Eijun Ohta (1991) Polymetallic Mineralization at the Toyoha Mine, Hokkaido, Japan. Mining Geology 41:279-295
  • Honshu Island
    • Chubu Region
      • Gifu Prefecture
        • Hida City
          • Kamioka mine
[Canfieldite] MARIKO, T., KAWADA, M., MIURA, M., & ONO, S. (1996). Ore Formation Processes of The Mozumi Skarn-type Pb-Zn-Ag Deposit in the Kamioka Mine, Gifu Prefecture, Central Japan. Shigen-Chishitsu, 46(260), 337-354.
    • Chugoku Region
      • Shimane Prefecture
        • Masuda
[Canfieldite] Soeda, A., Watanabe, M., Hoshino, K., & Nakashima, K. (1984). Mineralogy of tellurium-bearing canfieldite from the Tsumo mine, SW Japan and its implications for ore genesis. Neues Jahrbuch Fur Mineralogie-abhandlungen, 150(1), 11-23.
    • Kanto region
      • Tochigi Prefecture
        • Nikko City
          • Ashio-machi
[Canfieldite] Nakamura, T. & Aikawa,N. (1973) Journal of Geosciences, Osaka City University, 16, 1-10.
          • Kuriyamamura
[Argyrodite] Shimizu, M., Matsubara, S., Shimizu, M., Kyouno, Y., Harada, A., & Cook, N. J. (2007). High-grade Ag–Cu–Sn–In mineralization in the Nishizawa-Ashio area, Tochigi Prefecture, central Japan. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 71(suppl 1).
    • Kinki Region
      • Hyogo Prefecture
        • Asago City
          • Ikuno-cho-ono
[Canfieldite] Handbook of Mineralogy; Taguchi and Kizawa (1973) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 11, 192-204.
        • Shisou City
[Canfieldite] Nakamura, T. & Aikawa,N. (1973) Journal of Geosciences, Osaka City University, 16, 1-10.
    • Tohoku Region
      • Akita Prefecture
        • Odate
[Argyrodite] Suji Ohno & Juichi Sato Ganko Vol. 90, 268-279 (1995) .
      • Aomori Prefecture
        • Minami-Tsugaru-gun
          • Ikarigaseki
[Canfieldite] Mineralogical Magazine (1998) 62, 793-799
  • Kyushu Region
    • Kagoshima Prefecture
      • Satsuma Peninsula
        • Iwato mine
[Canfieldite] Econ Geol (1989) 84:663-675
Kazakhstan
 
  • Pavlodar
[Argyrodite] Baibatsha, A., Dyussembayeva, K., & Kassenova, A. (2015). Microparagenetic Associations of Gold in Ore-Forming Minerals from Deposits of Different Geological and Industrial Types of Kazakhstan. In Proceedings of the 11th International Congress for Applied Mineralogy (ICAM) (pp. 1-8). Springer International Publishing.; Baibatsha, A., Dyussembayeva, K., & Kassenova, A. (2015). Microparagenetic Associations of Gold in Ore-Forming Minerals from Deposits of Different Geological and Industrial Types of Kazakhstan. In Proceedings of the 11th International Congress for Applied Mineralogy (ICAM) (pp. 1-8). Springer, Cham.
Mexico
 
  • Guanajuato
    • Mun. de Guanajuato
      • Guanajuato
[Argyrodite] No reference listed
Morocco
 
  • Drâa-Tafilalet Region
    • Ouarzazate Province
      • Tazenakht
[Argyrodite] S. Weiß: Lapis 31(7/8), 72-73 (2006)
New Zealand
 
  • North Island
    • Auckland Region
[Argyrodite] Railton, G.L. & Watters, W.A., Minerals of New Zealand, New Zealand Geological Survey Bull. #104 (1990).
[Argyrodite] January 2010 An assessment of the value of Crown minerals in the Te Ahumata area, Great Barrier Island. Prepared for Ministry of Economic Development By Richard Barker, Consulting Geologist
[Argyrodite] Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484
Peru
 
  • Ancash Department
    • Bolognesi Province
      • Huallanca District
        • Huallanca
[Canfieldite] Econ Geol (1985) 80:416-478
  • Lima Department
    • Oyon Province
[Argyrodite] EDS analysis Frank Keutsch
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
[Argyrodite] Piestrzyński, A. (Main Ed.), Zaleska-Kuczmierczyk, M., Jasiński, A.W., Kotarski, J., Maślanka, W., Siewierski, S., Speczik, S., Śmieszek, Z. (1996): Monografia KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. Lubin., 1204 pp.
Portugal
 
  • Castelo Branco District
    • Covilhã
[Canfieldite] D. Wimmers (1985) Silver Minerals of Panasqueira, Portugal: A New Occurrence of Te-Bearing Canfieldite. Mineralogical Magazine 49:745-748.
  • Vila Real District
    • Sabrosa
[Argyrodite] Bowles, J. (1987). Silver mineralization at the Vale das Gatas tungsten mine, Portugal. Mineralogical Magazine, 51, 305-10.
Romania
 
  • Alba Co.
    • Bucium Commune
      • Bucium (Bucsony; Bucsum; Bucsim)
[Argyrodite] Cioacă, M. E., Munteanu, M., Qi, L., & Costin, G. (2014). Trace element concentrations in porphyry copper deposits from Metaliferi Mountains, Romania: A reconnaissance study. Ore Geology Reviews, 63, 22-39.
    • Lupșa Commune
      • Mușca (Muska; Kismuska; Muszka; Russendorf; Russenhof)
[Argyrodite] Cioacă, M. E., Munteanu, M., Qi, L., & Costin, G. (2014). Trace element concentrations in porphyry copper deposits from Metaliferi Mountains, Romania: A reconnaissance study. Ore Geology Reviews, 63, 22-39.
    • Roşia Montanã Commune
[Argyrodite] Bailly, Laurent; Tamas, Calin-Gabriel; Minut, Adrian (2005): Te-rich argyrodite occurrence in Rosia Montana ore deposit, Apuseni Mountains, Romania. Comptes Rendus Geoscience 337, 755-762; Tamas, C. G.; Bailly, L.; Ghergari, L.; O'Connor, G.; Minut, A. (2006): New occurrences of tellurides and argyrodite in Rosia Montana, Apuseni mountains, Romania, and their metallogenic significance. Canadian Mineralogist 44, 367-383; Călin G. TĂMAŞ, Béatrice CAUUET, Marguerite MUNOZ (2016): Argyrodite occurrence in Roșia Montană epithermal Au-Ag deposit, Apuseni Mountains, Romania - EPMA data. Rom. J. Mineral Deposits, 89, 7-12.
[Alburnite] Tămaş, C. G., Grobety, B., Bailly, L., Bernhardt, H. J., & Minuţ, A. (2014). Alburnite, Ag8GeTe2S4, a new mineral species from the Roşia Montana Au-Ag epithermal deposit, Apuseni Mountains, Romania. American Mineralogist, 99(1), 57-64.
  • Hunedoara Co.
    • Stanija (Sztanizsa)
[Argyrodite] Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2003). Cervelleite, Ag4TeS, from three localities in Romania, substitution of Cu, and the occurrence of the associated phase, Ag2Cu2TeS. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie-Monatshefte, 2003(7), 321-336.
  • Maramureș Co.
[Argyrodite] Bailly, L., Milesi, J. P., Leroy, J., & Marcoux, E. (1998). Les minéralisations épithermales à Au-Cu-Zn-Sb du district de Baia Mare (Nord Roumanie): nouvelles données minéralogiques et microthermométriques. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences-Series IIA-Earth and Planetary Science, 327(6), 385-390.
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Sakha Republic (Yakutia)
      • Sarychev Range
[Canfieldite] G. N. Gamyanin et al. (2001) Geology of Ore Deposits, 43, 442–467; Mills S.J., Kartashov P.M., Gamyanin G.N., Whitfield P.S., Kern A., Guerault H., Kampf A.R., Raudsepp M. (2011) Fluorocronite, the natural analogue of β-PbF2, from the Saha Republic, Russian Federation. European Journal of Mineralogy, 23, 695-700.
      • Verkhoyansk Fold Belt
        • Verkhoyansk Silver Province
          • Deputatsky ore cluster
[Canfieldite] Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.
[Canfieldite] Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.
[Canfieldite] Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.
[Canfieldite] Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.
          • Southern Verkhoyansk District
[Canfieldite] Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.
          • Western Verkhoyansk District
            • Mangazeisky ore cluster
[Canfieldite] Pavlova, G.G., and Borisenko, A.S. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 164-185.
[Canfieldite] Nekrasov, I.Ya., Gamyanin, G.N., Zhdanov, Yu.Ya., Leskova, N.V., Goryachev, N.A (1988): Mineralogy and geochemistry of silver mineralization in the Verkhoyan Kolyma fold region. Mineral associations of tin-silver and silver-lead-zinc deposits. Mineralog. Zhurnal: l0(l: 3-14 (in Russian); in: Jambor, J.L., Vanko, D.A. (1990): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 75: 711
    • Transbaikalia (Zabaykalye)
      • Chitinskaya Oblast'
[Canfieldite] Handbook of Mineralogy
  • Far-Eastern Region
    • Chukotskii Autonomous Okrug
[Argyrodite] Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
    • Kamchatka Oblast'
[Canfieldite] [Der Aufschluss 1995:4 p163-180]; Okrugin, V. M. (2004). Miocene to Quaternary center volcanic, hydrothermal and ore-forming activity in the Southern Kamchatka. In Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East)-Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margin, Interim IAGOD Conference, Excursion Guidebook, Dalnauka, Vladivostok, 2004 (pp. 147-176).
    • Magadanskaya Oblast'
      • Engteri ore cluster
[Canfieldite] Palyanova, G.A., Savva, N.E., Zhuravkova, T.V., Kolova, E.E. (2016): Gold and silver minerals in low-sulfidaton ores of the Julietta deposit (northeastern Russia). Russian Geology and Geophysics: 57: 1171-1190; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=12972 (2016)
      • Kolyma River Basin
        • Ducat District
          • Omsukchan
[Argyrodite] R.G. Kravtsova, A.S. Makshakov, L.A. Pavlova (2015): Mineral and geochemical compositions, regularities of distribution, and specific formation of ore mineralization of the Rogovik gold-silver deposit (northeastern Russia). Russian Geology and Geophysics 56, 1367–1383.; T. V. Zhuravkova, G. A. Palyanova , R. G. Kravtsova (2015): Physicochemical formation conditions of silver sulfoselenides at the Rogovik deposit, Northeastern Russia. Geology of Ore Deposits 57, 313-330.
[Canfieldite] Handbook of Mineralogy; Goryachev, N. A. and M. L. Gelman (2001) Granitoids of the Okhotsk-Kolyma Divide and Related Ore Mineralization. pp5-28 in Khanchuk, A.I., Gonevchuk, G.A. & Seltmann, R. (Eds) Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East): Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margins. IAGOD Guidebook series 11, Dalnauka Publishing House, Vladivostok 2004, 176 p
[Argyrodite] Goryachev, N. A., Gamyanin, G. N., Prokof’ev, V. Y., Savva, N. E., Velivetskaya, T. A., & Ignat’ev, A. V. (2014). Silver-cobalt mineralization in the Upper Seymchan ore cluster, Northeastern Russia. Geology of Ore Deposits, 56(5), 322-345.
    • Primorskiy Kray
      • Arminsky district
        • Vostok
[Canfieldite]
      • Kavalerovo mining district
        • Dal'negorsk (Dalnegorsk; Tetyukhe; Tjetjuche; Tetjuche)
[Canfieldite] Simanenko, L.F., Ratkin, V.V. & Turchin, V.A. (2015): Mineral assemblages of the porphyry tin-polymetallic ores of Mount Krasnaya paleovolcano of the Krasnogorsky deposit in the Dal’negorsk ore district. Russ. J. of Pac. Geol. 9, 120-135.
[Canfieldite]
[Canfieldite] Dobrovol’skaya, M.G., Genkin, A.D., Bortnikov, N.S., and Golovanova, T.I. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(1), 75-85.
Slovakia
 
  • Prešov Region
    • Prešov Co.
[Argyrodite] Ďuďa R. & Košarková M. (1999): Argyrodit - prvý výskyt na Slovensku. Bull. Mineral.-petrolog. Odd. NM (Praha), 7, 163-164.(in Slovak)
South Korea
 
  • Gyeongsangbuk-do (Kyongsang-bukto; Gyeongsangbugdo)
    • Youngdong
[Argyrodite] Handbook of Mineralogy
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Jaén
      • Linares-La Carolina District
        • Linares
[Argyrodite] Colectivo Arrayanes, Fernando J. Palero, Gonzalo Garcia, Cesar Menor (2008): El Coto de la Luz. Bocamina, 22: 56-105.
  • Castile-La Mancha
    • Guadalajara
[Argyrodite] Mineralogical Record, 23 (3), 241-249
[Argyrodite] Calvo, M. and Sevillano, E. (1995): Famous mineral localities: Hiendelaencina Guadalajara Prov. Spain. Mineralogical Record 23, 241-249.
Sweden
 
  • Värmland
    • Säffle
      • Långserud
[Argyrodite] No reference listed
Switzerland
 
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Binn Valley
      • Fäld (Imfeld; Im Feld; Feld)
[Canfieldite] Bindi, L., Nestola, F., Guastoni, A., Zorzi, F., Peruzzo, L., Raber, T. (2012): Tellurian canfieldite, Ag8Sn(S,Te)6, from Lengenbach quarry, Binntal, Canton Valais, Switzerland: occurrence, description and crystal structure. Canadian Mineralogist, 50, 111-118; Raber, T. & Roth, P. (2014): Tellur-reicher Canfieldit. Schweizer Strahler 48 (1), 34-35.
Tajikistan
 
  • Viloyati Sogd (Viloyati Sughd; Viloyati Khodzhent; Viloyati Leninabad)
[Canfieldite] Evseev, A. A. (1995) Kazaknstan and Middle Asia. A brief Mineralogical Guide. World of Stone 8:24-30
USA
 
  • Alaska
    • Denali Borough
      • Denali NP and Preserve
        • Kantishna Hills District
[Argyrodite] USGS OFR 2004-1200(Hawley,2004)
    • Juneau Borough
      • Admiralty District
[Argyrodite] Taylor, C.D., and Johnson, C.A., editors, 2010, Geology, geochemistry, and genesis of the Greens Creek massive sulfide deposit, Admiralty Island, southeastern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1763, 429 p., 7 plates on CD.
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Mule Mts
        • Warren District
[Canfieldite] Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd. ed.:65
[Canfieldite] Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 153-154, 379.
  • Colorado
    • Dolores Co.
      • Rico District (Pioneer District)
        • Expectation Mountain
[Argyrodite] Mineralogical Record:16(3):203-216
    • Lake Co.
      • Leadville District
        • Alicante
          • Iron Hill
[Canfieldite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
[Canfieldite] Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
  • Montana
    • Silver Bow Co.
      • Butte District (Summit Valley District)
        • Walkerville
[Canfieldite] Van King
  • Nevada
    • Lander Co.
      • Lewis District
[Canfieldite] Min.Rec.:20(5):390.
      • McCoy District
[Canfieldite] NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Nye Co.
      • Hot Creek Range
[Canfieldite] Rocks & Minerals. Nov. 1999
[Canfieldite] In the collection of Brent Thorne. XRD analyzed by Excalibur Minerals.
      • San Antonio Mts
[Argyrodite] NBMG Bull 99B Geology and Mineral Resources of Northern Nye County, Nevada
  • Utah
    • Box Elder Co.
      • Grouse Creek Mts
        • Ashbrook District
[Argyrodite] UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Uzbekistan
 
  • Navoiy Viloyati (Navoi)
    • Central Kyzylkum Region
      • Bel'tau Mts
[Canfieldite] Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
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