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Artinite

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About ArtiniteHide

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Ettore Artini
Formula:
Mg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
Colour:
White; colourless in transmitted light.
Lustre:
Vitreous, Silky
Hardness:
Specific Gravity:
2.01 - 2.03
Crystal System:
Monoclinic
Name:
Named in 1902 by S.C. Luigi Brugnatelli in honor of Ettore Artini (1866-1928), Professor of Mineralogy, University of Milan.
Artinite is found along with hydromagnesite and other minerals as a low-temperature alteration product as veinlets or crusts in serpentinized ultrabasic rocks.

Hydroxyl analogue of chlorartinite.
See also UM1987-01-CO:HMgS.


Classification of ArtiniteHide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
5.DA.10

5 : CARBONATES (NITRATES)
D : Carbonates with additional anions, with H2O
A : With medium-sized cations
16b.3.1.1

16b : HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
3 : AmBn(XO3)pZqxH2O & with (m+n):p = 2:1
11.3.6

11 : Carbonates
3 : Carbonates of Mg

Pronounciation of ArtiniteHide

Pronounciation:
PlayRecorded byCountry
Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

Physical Properties of ArtiniteHide

Vitreous, Silky
Transparency:
Transparent
Comment:
Fibrous aggregates silky.
Colour:
White; colourless in transmitted light.
Streak:
White
Hardness:
2½ on Mohs scale
Tenacity:
Brittle
Cleavage:
Perfect
On {100} perfect; on {001} good.
Density:
2.01 - 2.03 g/cm3 (Measured)    2.047 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of ArtiniteHide

Type:
Biaxial (-)
RI values:
nα = 1.488 - 1.489 nβ = 1.533 - 1.534 nγ = 1.556 - 1.557
2V:
Measured: 71° , Calculated: 68°
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.068
Image shows birefringence interference colour range (at 30µm thickness)
and does not take into account mineral colouration.
Surface Relief:
Low
Dispersion:
none
Comments:
Optic axis nearly perpendicular to {100}.

Chemical Properties of ArtiniteHide

Formula:
Mg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O

Crystallography of ArtiniteHide

Crystal System:
Monoclinic
Cell Parameters:
a = 16.56 Å, b = 3.15 Å, c = 6.22 Å
β = 99.15°
Ratio:
a:b:c = 5.257 : 1 : 1.975
Unit Cell V:
320.33 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Morphology:
Forms crusts of acicular crystals, elongated [010]. Also botryoidal masses of silky fibers; spherical aggregates of radiating fibers; cross-fiber veinlets.

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0009620ArtiniteAkao M, Iwai S (1977) The hydrogen bonding of artinite Acta Crystallographica B33 3951-395319770293
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X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

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Radiation - Copper Kα
Data Set:
Data courtesy of RRUFF project at University of Arizona, used with permission.
Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
8.18 Å(30)
5.34 Å(65)
3.69 Å(50)
2.736 Å(100)
2.672 Å(20)
2.271 Å(20)
2.210 Å(40)

Geological EnvironmentHide

Geological Setting:
Low-temperature hydrothermal environments as veinlets or crusts along fracture surfaces in serpentinized ultrabasic rocks.

Type Occurrence of ArtiniteHide

Other Language Names for ArtiniteHide

Catalan:Artinita
German:Artinit
Italian:Artinite
Simplified Chinese:纤水碳镁石
Spanish:Artinita
Traditional Chinese:纖水碳鎂石

Common AssociatesHide

AragoniteCaCO3
BruciteMg(OH)2
CalciteCaCO3
ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
MagnesiteMgCO3
PyroauriteMg6Fe3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
29 photos of Artinite associated with HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
20 photos of Artinite associated with DesautelsiteMg6Mn3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
10 photos of Artinite associated with Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
3 photos of Artinite associated with BruciteMg(OH)2
3 photos of Artinite associated with ChalcedonySiO2
1 photo of Artinite associated with PyroauriteMg6Fe3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
1 photo of Artinite associated with CalciteCaCO3
1 photo of Artinite associated with Mountkeithite[(Mg1-xFe3+x)(OH)2][SO4]x/2 · nH2O
1 photo of Artinite associated with
1 photo of Artinite associated with ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

5.DA.AlexkhomyakoviteK6(Ca2Na)(CO3)5Cl · 6H2OHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mcm
5.DA.05DypingiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2OMon.
5.DA.05GiorgiositeMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5-6H2O
5.DA.05HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2OMon.
5.DA.05WidgiemoolthaliteNi5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2OMon.
5.DA.05UM1986-10-CO:ClHMgMnZn (also called Mineral F, Dunn, 1995)Mg5(Zn,Mn)3(CO3)2(OH,Cl)12 · H2O
5.DA.05UM1987-01-CO:HMgSMg4(CO3)2(OH)4 · 6H2O ?Mon.
5.DA.10IndigiriteMg2Al2(CO3)4(OH)2 · 15H2O
5.DA.10ChlorartiniteMg2(CO3)(OH)Cl · 2H2OTrig. 3m : R3c
5.DA.15OtwayiteNi2(CO3)(OH)2 · H2OOrth.
5.DA.15ZaratiteNi3(CO3)(OH)4 · 4H2O ?Iso.
5.DA.20KambaldaiteNaNi4(CO3)3(OH)3 · 3H2OHex.
5.DA.25CallaghaniteCu2Mg2(CO3)(OH)6 · 2H2OMon.
5.DA.30Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14 · 7H2OTric.
5.DA.35HydroscarbroiteAl14(CO3)3(OH)36 · nH2OTric.
5.DA.35ScarbroiteAl5(CO3)(OH)13 · 5H2OHex.
5.DA.40CaresiteFe2+4Al2(OH)12[CO3] · 3H2OTrig.
5.DA.40QuintiniteMg4Al2(OH)12(CO3) · 3H2OHex. 6 2 2 : P63 2 2
5.DA.40CharmariteMn2+4Al2(OH)12[CO3] · 3H2OHex.
5.DA.45Stichtite-2HMg6(Cr,Al)2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2OHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
5.DA.45BrugnatelliteMg6Fe3+(CO3)(OH)13 · 4H2OHex.
5.DA.45ChlormagaluminiteMg4Al2(OH)12Cl2 · 3H2OHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mcm
5.DA.45Hydrotalcite-2HMg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2OHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
5.DA.45Pyroaurite-2HMg6Fe3+2(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2OHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
5.DA.45ZaccagnaiteZn4Al2(OH)12[CO3] · 3H2OHex.
5.DA.50ComblainiteNi4Co2(OH)12[CO3] · 3H2OTrig.
5.DA.50DesautelsiteMg6Mn3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2OTrig. 3m (3 2/m)
5.DA.50HydrotalciteMg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2OTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
5.DA.50PyroauriteMg6Fe3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2OTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
5.DA.50ReevesiteNi6Fe3+2(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2OTrig.
5.DA.50StichtiteMg6Cr3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2OTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
5.DA.50TakoviteNi6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2OTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
5.DA.50UM1998-10-CO:CoHNiNi6Co2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
5.DA.55CoalingiteMg10Fe3+2(OH)24[CO3] · 2H2OTrig.

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

11.3.1MagnesiteMgCO3Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3c
11.3.2BarringtoniteMgCO3 · 2H2OTric.
11.3.3NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2OMon. 2/m : P21/m
11.3.4LansforditeMgCO3 · 5H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
11.3.5PokrovskiteMg2(CO3)(OH)2Mon.
11.3.7HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2OMon.
11.3.8GiorgiositeMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5-6H2O
11.3.9DypingiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2OMon.
11.3.10EiteliteNa2Mg(CO3)2Trig.
11.3.11Mcguinnessite(Mg,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2Mon. 2/m

Other InformationHide

Notes:
Readily soluble with effervescence in cold acids.
Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.
Industrial Uses:
None.

References for ArtiniteHide

Reference List:
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Brugnatelli, S.C.L. (1902) Sopra un nuovo minerale delle cave d´amianto della Valle Lanterna. Rendiconti Reale Istituto Lombardo di Scienze e Lettere (Milano): 35: 869-874. (in Italian)
Brugnatelli, S.C.L. (1903) Idromagnesite ed artinite di Emorese [Val d'Aosta]. 1st. Lombardo, Rendus: 36: 824. (in Italian)
Larsen, E.S. (1921) The Microscopic Determination of the Nonopaque Minerals, First edition, USGS Bulletin 679: 42.
Fenoglio, M. (1927) Sopra alcuni minerali di Viu in Val di Lanzo. Bollettino della Societa Geologica d'Italia: 46: 13-23. (in Italian)
Lincio, A. (1930) Sull'artinite di Monte Ramazzo (Liguria). Reale accademia nazionale dei Lincei, Att., Rome: 11: 420-424 (in Italian).
Ferrari, A., Ghiron, D. (1931) Sopra una artinite di Hooken, N.J. Periodico Min. Roma: 2: 286-288. (in Italian)
Fenoglio, M. (1936) Ricerche sull'artinite delle miniere di Cogne in Val d'Aosta. Periodico de Mineralogia-Roma: 7: 47.
Meixner, H. (1938) Kraubather Lagerstattenstudien I: Die paragenese pyroaurit-bruzit-hydromagnesit-artinit. Zentralblatt Mineralien: Abteil A: 5-19. (in German)
Heritsch, H. (1940) Gitterkonstanten und Raumgruppe des artinites. Zentralblatt Mineralien: Abteil A: 25-31.
Fenoglio, M. (1942) Nuove ricerche sulla simmetria e struttura dell'artinite. Periodico di Mineralogia – Roma: 1- 10.
Hurlbut, C. (1946) Artinite from Luning, Nevada. American Mineralogist: 31: 365-369.
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: 263-264.
Jagodzinski, H. (1965) Kristallstruktur und Fehlordnung des Artinits Mg2[CO3(OH)2]·3 H2O. Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen: 10: 297-330. (in German)
Akao, M., Iwai, S. (1977) The hydrogen bonding of artinite. Acta Crystallographica: B33: 3951-3953

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Localities for ArtiniteHide

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.
Australia
 
  • Tasmania
    • Huon Valley municipality
      • Huon-Channel region
        • Weld River district
R Bottrill unpub data
Austria
 
  • Styria
    • Bruck-Mürzzuschlag District
      • Breitenau am Hochlantsch
        • Eibegggraben
Bojar, H.-P. & Postl, W. (2005)
    • Leoben District
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: 264.
Meixner, H. (1950): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(3), 195-209.
      • Sankt Stefan ob Leoben
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993); Meixner (1973)
    • Murtal District
      • Sankt Margarethen bei Knittelfeld
        • Sankt Lorenzen bei Knittelfeld
peter neschen collection
Bulgaria
 
  • Blagoevgrad Province
Handbook of Mineralogy
Onac, B. P., & Forti, P. (2011). State of the art and challenges in cave minerals studies. Studia UBB Geologia, 56(1), 33-42.
Canada
 
  • Québec
    • Chaudière-Appalaches
      • Les Appalaches RCM
        • Thetford Mines
          • Black Lake
Sabina (1967)
    • Estrie
      • Les Sources RCM
        • Val-des-Sources
GRICE, J.D. (1989) The Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec: The Western World's Largest Asbestos Deposit. In: Famous Mineral Localities of Canada. Published by Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited & the National Museum of Natural Sciences, 190 pages: 115-123; 179-181.; HORVÁTH, L., PFENNINGER-HORVÁTH, E., SPERTINI, F. (2013) The Jeffrey mine, Asbestos, Québec, Canada: A mineralogical review. Mineralogical Record, 44, 375-417.
    • Outaouais
      • Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCM
        • La Pêche
          • Wakefield
Sabina, A.P. (1987) Rocks & Minerals for the collector; Hull-Maniwaki, Quebec, Ottawa-Peterborough, Ontario. GSC Misc. Report 41, 34-35 p.
  • Saskatchewan
Shang, Y. (2000). Mineralogy, lithostratigraphy and geochemistry of North Ingebright Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada. PhD thesis University of Manitoba.
China
 
  • Xinjiang
    • Hetian Prefecture (Khotan Prefecture; Hotan Prefecture; Hoten Prefecture)
      • Yutian Co. (Keriye Co.)
Bingxiao Li (1992): Journal of Lake Sciences 4(1), 48-55
Czech Republic
 
  • South Moravian Region
    • Brno-Country District
      • Oslavany
        • Hrubšice
KOVÁŘ O., LOSOS Z., (2005): Artinit z hadcového lomu u Biskoupek u Oslavan, západní Morava – nový minerál pro Českou republiku. – Bull. mineral.-petrolog. Odd. Nár. Muz., 13, 137-139, Praha.
France
 
  • Occitanie
    • Pyrénées-Orientales
      • Céret
        • Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste
Goujou J-C., Guitard G., Berbain C. (2000), Le massif de Costabonne, 2464 m (Pyrénées-Orientales), Le Règne Minéral, n°32, pp: 5-12
Germany
 
  • North Rhine-Westphalia
    • Cologne
      • Rhein-Sieg-Kreis
        • Bad Honnef
Habel, B. (2017): Das Siebengebirge am Rhein und seine Mineralien. Lapis 42 (9), 10-21; 62.
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Vulkaneifel District
      • Gerolstein
        • Walsdorf
          • Zilsdorf
Beyer, H. (1980) Eine Magnesium-Mineralparagenese als Folge primärer biologischer Stoffanlage und sekundärem vulkanischen Erhitzungsprozeß am Arensberg / Eifel. Der Aufschluß SB 30.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Greece
 
  • Attica
    • East Attica
      • Lavreotiki
        • Lavrion mining district
          • Sounion
            • Cato Sounio mines
Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999); J. Gröbner und U. Kolitsch (2002): Neufunde von Laurion aus den Jahren 2001 und 2002. Aufschluss 53 (5-6), 363-371.
Italy
 
  • Aosta Valley
    • Châtillon
Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007): Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
    • Cogne
Fenoglio, M. (1936) Ricerche sull'artinite delle miniere di Cogne in Val d'Aosta. Periodico di Mineralogia: 7: 47. 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: 264.
Brugnatelli, L. (1903): Idromagnesite e artinite di Emarèse (Valle d'Aosta). Rend. R. Ist. Lombardo di Sci. e Lett., serie 2, 36, 824-828; Boeris, G. (1911): Appunti di mineralogia valdostana: Idromagnesite e Artinite di Emarèse. Rendiconto R. Acc. Sci. Ist. Bologna, classe sci. fisiche, nuova serie, 14, 182-184; Grill, E. (1922): Sui giacimenti d'amianto delle Alpi piemontesi. Atti Soc. Ital. Sci. Nat., 60, 3-4, 287-301; Palache, C., Berman, H., Frondel, C. (1951): The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Seventh edition, Volume II, John Wiley & Sons, page 264; Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973): Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Castello, P. (1974): Il giacimento di amianto di Emarèse. Bull. Soc. Flore Valdôtaine, 28, 63-67; Gramaccioli, C.M. (1975): Minerali alpini e prealpini. Istituto Italiano Edizioni Atlas, Bergamo, 2 vol., 472 pp.; Castello, P. (1981): Il giacimento di amianto di Emarèse (AO). Riv. Mineral. Ital., 5, 3 (3-1981), 86-90.
Grill, E. (1922): Sui giacimenti d'amianto delle Alpi piemontesi. Atti Soc. Ital. Sci. Nat., 60, III-IV, 287-301; Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973): Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Castello, P. (1974): Il giacimento di amianto di Emarèse. Bull. Soc. Flore Valdôtaine, 28, 63-67; Gramaccioli, C.M. (1975): Minerali alpini e prealpini. Istituto Italiano Edizioni Atlas, Bergamo, 2 vol., 472 pp.; Castello, P. (1981): Il giacimento di amianto di Emarèse (AO). Riv. Mineral. Ital., 5, 3 (3-1981), 86-90.
Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., and Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.
Ratto, A., and Gramaccioli, C.M. (1967) Ritrovamento di artinite a Saint Vincent (Val d'Aosta). Natura, 58, 4, 309-310; Gramaccioli, C.M. (1975) Minerali alpini e prealpini. Istituto Italiano Edizioni Atlas, Bergamo, 2 vol., 472 pages; Castello, P. (1978) Informazioni di mineralogia valdostana. Minerali delle serpentine e delle rodingiti di Châtillon e Montjovet. Revue Valdôtaine d'Histoire Naturelle, 32, 95-99; Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., and Lombardo, B. (2007) Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" di Alba, L'Artigiana Srl - Azienda Grafica, Alba (Cuneo), 607 pp.
  • Emilia-Romagna
    • Parma Province
      • Borgo Val di Taro
GMPNP collection; GMPNP collection
Enrico Bonacina specimen
        • Roccamurata
GMPNP collection; Pellecchia, M. & Mavris, C. (2012): Artinite e altri carbonati nella valle del fiume Taro, Parma. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 1/2012, 10-17.
  • Lazio
    • Metropolitan City of Rome Capital
Caponera, I., Fiori, S. Pucci, R. (2004): Ritrovemento di artinite nel complesso vulcanico dei Colli Albani (RM). Il Cercapietre, 1-2/2004, 31-36.
      • Albano Laziale
Caponera, I., Fiori S., Pucci R. (2004): Ritovamento di artinite nel complesso vulcanico dei Colli Albani (RM). Il Cercapietre, 1-2, 31-36.
  • Liguria
    • Genoa
      • Genoa
        • Borzoli
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: 264; Giuseppe Pipino - L'antica miniera di Monte Ramazzo e i suoi minerali - Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, Milano, vol. 8, fasc. 3, 1977
    • La Spezia Province
      • Carro
M. Boscardin - Informazioni di mineralogia italiana - Notizie del Guppo Min. Lombardo - 7, March 1970, p. 5 - (This publication later changed its name in Rivista Minealogica Italiana)
M. Boscardin - Informazioni di mineralogia italiana - Notizie del Guppo Min. Lombardo - 7, March 1970, p. 5 - (This publication later changed its name in Rivista Minealogica Italiana)
  • Lombardy
    • Bergamo Province
      • Cene
        • Rossa Valley
Gianni Peracchi collection
    • Sondrio Province
      • Lanzada
        • Campo Franscia (Franscia)
Brugnatelli, L. (1902) Sopra un nuovo minerale delle cave d’amianto della Valle Lanterna. Rend. R. Ist. Lomb. Sc. Let., Serie II, 35, 869-874. 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: 264 De Michele, V. (1974). Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol.
Bedognè, F., Montrasio, A., Sciesa, E. (1993): I minerali della provincia di Sondrio: Valmalenco. Bettini, Sondrio, 275 pp.
      • Malenco Valley
Handbook of Mineralogy
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: 264.
        • Ciappanico
Bedognè, F. (1970) Rocca di Castellaccio. In: Boscardin, M., De Michele, V., Scaini, G. Itinerari mineralogici della Lombardia. Ed. Museo Civ. St. Nat. e Soc. It. Sci. Nat., Milano, 86-88. Bedognè, F., Montrasio, A., Sciesa, E. (1993) I minerali della provincia di Sondrio: Valmalenco. Bettini, Sondrio, 275 pp.
        • Torreggio Valley
Gramaccioli, C.M. (1962) I minerali valtellinesi nella raccolta di Pietro Sigismund. Ed. privata, Milano, 179 pp. Bedognè, F., Montrasio, A., Sciesa, E. (1993) I minerali della provincia di Sondrio: Valmalenco. Bettini, Sondrio, 275 pp.
  • Piedmont
    • Cuneo Province
      • Casteldelfino
Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007) Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
    • Metropolitan City of Turin
      • Viù
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: 264.
  • Trentino-Alto Adige
    • Trento Province (Trentino)
      • Ala
        • Pilcante
Pagani, G. (1973): Le gite del G.M.L. nel '72. Cava di marmo a brucite in Val di Serra (Pilcante, TN). Notizie Gr. Mineral. Lombardo, 4, 1 (marzo 1973), 9; De Michele, V. (1974): Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol., 408 pp.; Boscardin, M., Bortolozzi, G., Cassinelli, C. (1984): I minerali della cava di Val di Serra, Pilcante, Trento. Riv. Mineral. Ital., 8, 4 (4-1984), 143-148; Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Casa Editrice Athesia, Bolzano-Bozen, 205 pp.
      • Predazzo
De Michele, V. (1974). Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol.
  • Veneto
    • Vicenza Province
      • Calvene
Boscardin M.,Daleffe A.,Rocchetti I., Zordan A. (2011) " Minerali del Vicentino - Aggiornamenti, località e nuove determinazioni " Museo di Archeologia e Scienze Naturali “G. Zannato” – Montecchio Maggiore (Vicenza), pp.183
      • Cogollo del Cengio
M. Boscardin: Località mineralogiche consigliate: Le cave della val d'Astico - Notizie del Guppo Min. Lombardo - 10, Dec 1970, p. 7 - (This publication later changed its name in Rivista Minealogica Italiana)
      • Laghi
Boscardin M., Dentilli G., Rocchetti I. (2015) - "L'Artinite di val Grama, contrada Vanzi, Laghi, Vicenza, Veneto, Italia". Studi e Ricerche - Associazione Amici del Museo - Museo Civico "G. Zannato" Montecchio Maggiore (Vicenza). 22, 37-40.
Japan
 
  • Aichi Prefecture
    • Shinshiro city
Suzuki J, Ito M, Sugiura T (1976) A new copper sulfate-carbonate hydroxide hydrate mineral, (Mn,Ni,Cu)8(SO4)4(CO3)(OH)6·48H2O, from Nakauri, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogy, Petrology and Economic Geology 71, 183-192; Matsubara, S., & Kato, A. (1979) The Occurrence of Heazlewoodite and Cobaltpentlandite from the NakauriMine, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. Mem. Natn. Sci.Mus., Tokyo, (12), December 1, 1979
Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.); Suzuki, J., Ito, M. (1973) A new magnesium carbonate hydrate mineral, Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2.8H2O, from Yoshikawa, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. J. Japan Assoc. Mineral. Petrol. Econ. Geol.: 68: 353-361.; Suzuki, J., Ito, M. (1973) A new magnesium carbonate hydrate mineral, Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2.8H2O, from Yoshikawa, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. J. Japan Assoc. Mineral. Petrol. Econ. Geol.: 68: 353-361; in: Fleischer, M., Cabri, L.J., Nickel, E.H., Pabst, A. (1977) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 62: 596
  • Fukuoka Prefecture
    • Kasuya District
上原誠一郎. (1987). Serpentine minerals from Sasaguri area, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. 岩石鉱物鉱床学会誌, 82(3), 106-118.
  • Hokkaidō Prefecture
    • Kamikawa Subprefecture
      • Nakagawa (Teshio) District
Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
New Zealand
 
  • Southland Region
    • Southland District
      • Fiordland National Park
Kelsey, Philip I., 1981. “Geology of the east branch, Eglinton River.,” Otago Geology Theses,
  • Tasman Region
    • Brightwater
Museum Victoria Mineralogy Collection
North Macedonia
 
  • Lipkovo Municipality
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: 264.
Norway
 
  • Trøndelag
    • Oppdal
      • Vinstradalen
        • Risberget
Witsø, T. (2005): Mineraler i Vinstradalen, Oppdal. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrifter 30: 72-73;
Pakistan
 
  • Balochistan Region
    • Khuzdar District
BASHIR, E., NASEEM, S., SHEIKH, S. A., & KALEEM, M. (2009). Khuzdar Bölgesi (Belucistan, Pakistan) ndeki Kraubath tipi manyezit yataklarının mineralojisi. Yerbilimleri/Hacettepe Üniversitesi Yerbilimleri Uygulama ve Araştırma Merkezi Dergisi, 30(3), 169-180.
Portugal
 
  • Beja
    • Odemira
      • São Luís
Pedro Alves collection and analytical data.
Russia
 
  • Chelyabinsk Oblast
    • Satkinsky District
Pavel M. Kartashov data
  • Sayan Mountains
Handbook of Mineralogy
Slovakia
 
  • Banská Bystrica Region
    • Brezno District
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Almería
      • Pechina
        • Baños de Alhamilla
Rewitzer, C., Hochleitner, R. y Fehr, T. Mina Casualidad, Baños de Alhamilla, Almería, Spain (part2). Mineral Up, 5, (5), 8-36
Switzerland
 
  • Grisons
    • Maloja Region
      • Bregaglia
        • Val Bregaglia
          • Val Forno
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 54
Turkey
 
  • Erzurum Province
    • Aşkale District
      • Kop Daglari
Dietrich, R. and Medenbach, O. (1978): Kämmererite from the Kop Krom mine, Kop Daglan (Turkey). Mineralogical Record. 9(5), 277-287.
USA
 
  • California
    • Alameda Co.
      • Hayward
Harris E. Mason specimen and photo
    • Fresno Co.
      • Coalinga
Mumpton, F.A. Jaffe, H.W., and Thompson, C.S. (1965) Coalingite, a new mineral from the New Idria serpentinite, Fresno and San Benito counties, California. American Mineralogist: 50: 1895; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 200.
      • Coalinga area
Eugene Cisneros; Dunn, P.J., D.R. Peacor and T.D. Palmer (1979) Desautelsite, a new mineral of the pyroaurite group. American Mineralogist: 64: 127-130
      • New Idria Mining District
        • Condon Peak
          • East of Condon Peak
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 88; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 201.
        • Wright Mountain
American Mineralogist 1965: 50: 1893-1913.
    • San Benito Co.
American Mineralogist 1965: 50: 1893-1913.; Cisneros, S.L. (1977): Artinite from San Benito County. Mineralogical Record. 8: 457-460
        • Alta Peak
Cisneros, S.L., R.E. Witkowski & D.L. Oswald (1977), Artinite from San Benito County, California: Mineralogical Record: 7: 457-460; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 201.
        • Goat Mountain
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 88; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 201.
https://www.mikon-online.com/shop/index.php/mikon_en/mineralien-einzelhandel/a-d/c/chrysotil-clear-creek-canyon-san-benito-co-ca-usa-ks-c06088.html
        • Idria (New Idria)
Moller, W.P. (1965) Minerals of southern San Benito County, California. Gems and Minerals: 331: 28-32; O’Neil, J.R. and Barnes, I. (1971) C13 and O18 compositions in some fresh-water carbonates associated with ultramafic rocks and serpentinites; western United States. Geochimica et Cosmochmica Acta: 35: 694; Cisneros, S.L., R.E. Witkowski & D.L. Oswald (1977), Artinite from San Benito County, California: Mineralogical Record: 7: 457-460; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 201.
        • Picacho Peak
www.benitoitemine.com / Cisneros, S.L.; Witkowski, R.E. & Oswald, D.L. (1977): Artinite from San Benito County, California. Mineralogical Record 8, 457-460
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 88; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 201.
  • Nevada
    • Mineral Co.
      • Fitting Mining District
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: 264.
    • Nye Co.
      • Gabbs Mining District
        • Gabbs
Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
  • New Jersey
    • Hudson Co.
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: 264.
Handbook of Mineralogy
  • New York
    • New York City
      • Staten Island (Richmond Co.)
Sloan, 1975. Minerals & Gem Trails of NY, NJ, PA, CT (4th ed.); Rocks & Minerals 82:472-483
Steve Okulewicz
Rocks & Minerals (1968) 43:643-647
  • Vermont
    • Orleans & Lamoille Cos.
      • Lowell & Eden
Rocks & Minerals: 21: 490; Rocks & Minerals: 22: 925; 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: 264; Rocks & Minerals (1996): 71.
    • Orleans Co.
      • Westmore
Rocks & Minerals (1996): vol. 71.
 
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