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Szomolnokite

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Formula:
FeSO4 · H2O
Colour:
Pale yellow or reddish-brown, may also be light blue, very pale greenish white to white, rarely pink due to cobalt
Lustre:
Resinous, Greasy, Dull
Hardness:
Specific Gravity:
3.03 - 3.07
Crystal System:
Monoclinic
Member of:
Name:
Named by Joseph Krenner in 1877 for the type locality, at Szomolnok, Slovakia (formerly Hungary).
A common alteration product of iron sulphides (pyrite, marcasite, pyrrhotite).



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Classification of SzomolnokiteHide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
7.CB.05

7 : SULFATES (selenates, tellurates, chromates, molybdates, wolframates)
C : Sulfates (selenates, etc.) without additional anions, with H2O
B : With only medium-sized cations
Dana 7th ed.:
29.6.2.2
29.6.2.2

29 : HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
6 : AXO4·xH2O
25.10.1

25 : Sulphates
10 : Sulphates of Fe alone

Physical Properties of SzomolnokiteHide

Resinous, Greasy, Dull
Transparency:
Translucent
Colour:
Pale yellow or reddish-brown, may also be light blue, very pale greenish white to white, rarely pink due to cobalt
Streak:
Not reported.
Hardness:
2½ on Mohs scale
Hardness Data:
Measured
Tenacity:
Brittle
Cleavage:
None Observed
Fracture:
Irregular/Uneven, Sub-Conchoidal
Density:
3.03 - 3.07 g/cm3 (Measured)    3.10 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of SzomolnokiteHide

Type:
Biaxial (+)
RI values:
nα = 1.591 nβ = 1.623 nγ = 1.663
2V:
Measured: 80° , Calculated: 86°
Birefringence:
0.072
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.072
Image shows birefringence interference colour range (at 30µm thickness)
and does not take into account mineral colouration.
Surface Relief:
Moderate
Dispersion:
r > v strong
Optical Extinction:
X ^ c = -26°, Y = b.

Chemical Properties of SzomolnokiteHide

Formula:
FeSO4 · H2O
IMA Formula:
Fe2+SO4 · H2O

Crystallography of SzomolnokiteHide

Crystal System:
Monoclinic
Class (H-M):
2/m - Prismatic
Space Group:
B2/b
Setting:
C2/c
Cell Parameters:
a = 7.62 Å, b = 7.47 Å, c = 7.12 Å
β = 115.85°
Ratio:
a:b:c = 1.02 : 1 : 0.953
Unit Cell V:
364.73 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
4
Morphology:
Usually in fine-grained crusts, may be globular to stalactitic; rarely in bipyramidal tiny crystals, {-111} and {110}, also tabular parallel to {-111}.
Twinning:
Reported as common, but no forms given.
Comment:
ICDD 45-1365

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
4.86(20)
3.45(100)
3.30(30)
3.11(50)
2.53(40)
1.998(30)
1.622(30)
1.600(40)
Comments:
ICDD 45-1365

Type Occurrence of SzomolnokiteHide

Geological Setting of Type Material:
Oxidized iron-bearing ores, sometimes post-mine.
Associated Minerals at Type Locality:

Synonyms of SzomolnokiteHide

Other Language Names for SzomolnokiteHide

Simplified Chinese:水铁矾
Spanish:Szomolnokita
Traditional Chinese:水鐵礬

Relationship of Szomolnokite to other SpeciesHide

Member of:
Other Members of this group:
CobaltkieseriteCoSO4 · H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
Dwornikite(Ni,Fe)SO4 · H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
GunningiteZnSO4 · H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
KieseriteMgSO4 · H2OMon. 2/m
SerrabrancaiteMnPO4 · H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
SzmikiteMnSO4 · H2OMon.

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Anorthominasragrite1 photo of Szomolnokite associated with Anorthominasragrite on mindat.org.
Halotrichite1 photo of Szomolnokite associated with Halotrichite on mindat.org.
Römerite1 photo of Szomolnokite associated with Römerite on mindat.org.
Rhomboclase1 photo of Szomolnokite associated with Rhomboclase on mindat.org.
Rozenite1 photo of Szomolnokite associated with Rozenite on mindat.org.
Pyrite1 photo of Szomolnokite associated with Pyrite on mindat.org.
Bobjonesite1 photo of Szomolnokite associated with Bobjonesite on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

7.CB.05Dwornikite(Ni,Fe)SO4 · H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
7.CB.05GunningiteZnSO4 · H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
7.CB.05KieseriteMgSO4 · H2OMon. 2/m
7.CB.05Poitevinite(Cu,Fe,Zn)SO4 · H2OTric.
7.CB.05SzmikiteMnSO4 · H2OMon.
7.CB.05CobaltkieseriteCoSO4 · H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
7.CB.07SanderiteMgSO4 · 2H2OOrth. 2 2 2 : P21 21 21
7.CB.10BonattiteCuSO4 · 3H2OMon.
7.CB.15Aplowite(Co,Mn,Ni)SO4 · 4H2OMon. 2/m
7.CB.15Boyleite(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
7.CB.15Ilesite(Mn,Zn,Fe)SO4 · 4H2OMon. 2/m
7.CB.15RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
7.CB.15StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
7.CB.15DrobeciteCdSO4 · 4H2OMon. 2/m : P21/m
7.CB.15CranswickiteMgSO4 · 4H2OMon. m : Bb
7.CB.20ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2OTric. 1 : P1
7.CB.20JôkokuiteMnSO4 · 5H2OTric.
7.CB.20PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2OTric.
7.CB.20SiderotilFeSO4 · 5H2OTric.
7.CB.25Bianchite(Zn,Fe)SO4 · 6H2OMon. 2/m : P2/m
7.CB.25Chvaleticeite(Mn,Mg)SO4 · 6H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
7.CB.25FerrohexahydriteFeSO4 · 6H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
7.CB.25HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2OMon. 2/m : P2/m
7.CB.25Moorhouseite(Co,Ni,Mn)SO4 · 6H2OMon.
7.CB.25Nickelhexahydrite(Ni,Mg,Fe)SO4 · 6H2OMon.
7.CB.30RetgersiteNiSO4 · 6H2OTet. 4 2 2 : P41 21 2
7.CB.35BieberiteCoSO4 · 7H2OMon. 2/m : P2/m
7.CB.35BoothiteCuSO4 · 7H2OMon.
7.CB.35MallarditeMnSO4 · 7H2OMon. 2/m : P2/m
7.CB.35MelanteriteFeSO4 · 7H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
7.CB.35Zincmelanterite(Zn,Cu,Fe)SO4 · 7H2OMon.
7.CB.35Alpersite(Mg,Cu)[SO4] · 7H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
7.CB.40EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2OOrth. 2 2 2 : P21 21 21
7.CB.40GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2OOrth. 2 2 2 : P21 21 21
7.CB.40MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2OOrth. 2 2 2 : P21 21 21
7.CB.45AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2OTric. 1
7.CB.45Meta-alunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 12H2O
7.CB.50AluminocoquimbiteFeAl(SO4)3 · 9H2OTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3 1c
7.CB.55CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3 1c
7.CB.55ParacoquimbiteFe2(SO4)3 · 9H2OTrig. 3 : R3
7.CB.55Rhomboclase(H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnma
7.CB.60KorneliteFe2(SO4)3 · 7H2OMon. 2/m : P21/m
7.CB.65QuenstedtiteFe2(SO4)3 · 11H2OTric. 1 : P1
7.CB.70LauseniteFe2(SO4)3·5H2OMon. 2/m : P21/m
7.CB.75LishizheniteZnFe2(SO4)4 · 14H2OTric. 1 : P1
7.CB.75RömeriteFe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2OTric. 1 : P1
7.CB.80RansomiteCuFe2(SO4)4 · 6H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
7.CB.85ApjohniteMn2+Al2(SO4)4 · 22H2OMon.
7.CB.85BíliniteFe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 22H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
7.CB.85Dietrichite(Zn,Fe2+,Mn2+)Al2(SO4)4 · 22H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
7.CB.85HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2OMon. 2 : P2
7.CB.85PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
7.CB.85Redingtonite(Fe2+,Mg,Ni)(Cr,Al)2(SO4)4·22H2OMon.
7.CB.85Wupatkiite(Co,Mg,Ni)Al2(SO4)4·22H2OMon.
7.CB.90MeridianiiteMgSO4 · 11H2OTric. 1 : P1

Related Minerals - Dana Grouping (8th Ed.)Hide

29.6.2.1KieseriteMgSO4 · H2OMon. 2/m
29.6.2.3SzmikiteMnSO4 · H2OMon.
29.6.2.4Poitevinite(Cu,Fe,Zn)SO4 · H2OTric.
29.6.2.5GunningiteZnSO4 · H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
29.6.2.6Dwornikite(Ni,Fe)SO4 · H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

25.10.2RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
25.10.3SiderotilFeSO4 · 5H2OTric.
25.10.4FerrohexahydriteFeSO4 · 6H2OMon. 2/m : B2/b
25.10.5MelanteriteFeSO4 · 7H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
25.10.6Rhomboclase(H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnma
25.10.7LauseniteFe2(SO4)3·5H2OMon. 2/m : P21/m
25.10.8KorneliteFe2(SO4)3 · 7H2OMon. 2/m : P21/m
25.10.9CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3 1c
25.10.10ParacoquimbiteFe2(SO4)3 · 9H2OTrig. 3 : R3
25.10.11QuenstedtiteFe2(SO4)3 · 11H2OTric. 1 : P1
25.10.12FerricopiapiteFe5(SO4)6O(OH) · 20H2OTric. 1 : P1
25.10.13MetahohmanniteFe3+2(SO4)2O · 4H2OTric. 1 : P1
25.10.14HohmanniteFe3+2(SO4)2O · 8H2OTric. 1
25.10.15ButleriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2OMon. 2/m : P21/m
25.10.16ParabutleriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
25.10.17AmarantiteFe3+2(SO4)2O · 7H2OTric. 1
25.10.18FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2OMon.
25.10.19Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
25.10.20RömeriteFe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2OTric. 1 : P1
25.10.21BíliniteFe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 22H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
25.10.22CopiapiteFe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2OTric. 1 : P1

Fluorescence of SzomolnokiteHide

Not fluorescent.

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 SzomolnokiteHide

Reference List:
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Krenner (1891) Magyar Tudományos Akadémia, Budapest: 2: 96.
Scharizer (1903) Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie, Leipzig: 37: 547 (as Ferropallidite).
Krenner (1928) Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paleontologie, Stuttgart: 268.
Schaller (1937) USGS Bull. 878: 125.
Bandy (1938) American Mineralogist: 23: 669.
Hammel (1939) Annales de chimie, Paris: 11: 247.
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. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 479 - 480.
Pistorius, C. W. F. T., 1960, Lattice constants of FeSO4.H20 (artificial szomolnokite) and NiSiO4.H2O, Bull. Soc. Chim. Belge., v. 69, p. 570-574.
Mineralogical Magazine (1982): 46: 352.
Periodico di Mineralogia (1985): 54: 32.
Gaines, Richard V., H. Catherine, W. Skinner, Eugene E. Foord, Brian Mason, Abraham Rosenzweig, and Vandall T. King (1997), Dana's New Mineralogy : The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana: 596.
Wildner, M. and Giester, G. (1991): The Crystal Structure of Kieserite-type Compounds, Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 296-306.

Internet Links for SzomolnokiteHide

Localities for SzomolnokiteHide

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
 
  • San Juan
    • Calingasta Department
      • Calingasta
        • Quebrada Alcaparrosa
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: 480, 609, 1014.
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Malta valley
        • Gößbach valley
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
    • Packalpe
      • Bad St Leonhard
  • Lower Austria
    • Industrieviertel
      • Hennersdorf
Matrixx 2, p.52-56
    • Waldviertel
      • Drosendorf-Zissersdorf
        • Wollmersdorf (Zettlitz-Wollmersdorf)
Taucher, J. (1993): Halotrichit, Aluminocopiapit, Magnesiocopiapit, Szomolnokit, Alunogen, Gips und Calcit aus dem aufgelassenen Graphitbergbau bei Zettlitz, nahe Wollmersdorf bei Eibenstein, Niederösterreich, Österreich. Matrixx - Mineralogische Nachrichten aus Österreich, 2, 47-51; Götzinger, M. A., Beran, A. & Libowitzky, E. (1994): Exkursion A: Mineralvorkommen und Lagerstätten im östlichen Waldviertel. Mitt. Österr. Mineral. Ges. 139, 389-405.
      • Maissau
        • Limberg
          • Gänsgraben
GÖTZINGER, Michael A. (2008): Mineralogie und Mineralvorkommen des Waldviertels.- In: STEININGER, Fritz F. (Hrsg.): Waldviertel - Kristallviertel. Die steinerne Schatzkammer Österreichs - Gesteine und Mineralien des Waldviertels, Schriftenr. Waldv. Heimatb., 49, 77-99, Horn.
      • Mühldorf
        • Amstall
Kolitsch, U. (2008): 1548: Metavoltin und Szomolnokit vom ehemaligen Graphitbergbau Amstall, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich. In: Niedermayr, G. et al. (2008): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LVII. Carinthia II, 198./118., 258.
  • Styria
    • Koralpe
      • Modriach
        • Herzogberg
Taucher, J. & Moser, B. (1995): 999. Pickeringit, Rozenit, Szomolnokit und Gipskristalle vom ehemaligen Quarzabbau Ebenlecker, Herzogberg, Modriach, Koralpe, Steiermark. Pp. 164-165 in NIEDERMAYR, G., H.-P. BOJAR, F. BRANDSTÄTTER, V. M. F. HAMMER, B. MOSER, W. POSTL & J. TAUCHER (1995): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XIVL. Carinthia II, 185./105., 145-168.
    • Leoben
      • Galgenberg
Annalen 1999, p.11-22
    • Leutschach
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Canada
 
  • New Brunswick
    • Gloucester Co.
      • Bathurst Parish
        • Bathurst Mining Camp
Sabina (1966) GSC Paper 66-51, 46-47
  • Nova Scotia
    • Hants Co.
      • Walton
Canadian Mineralogist 9, 718; Transactions of the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Mining Society of Nova Scotia , Volume 69 p398
  • Québec
    • Abitibi-Témiscamingue
      • La Vallée-de-l'Or RCM
        • Val d'Or
SABINA, A.P. (2003): Rocks & Minerals for the collector; Kirkland Lake - Rouyn-Noranda - Val d'Or, Ontario & Quebec. GSC Misc. Report 77, 179.
    • Laurentides
      • Les Laurentides RCM
- Sabina, A.P. (1986) Rocks & Minerals for the collector; Buckingham - Mont-Laurier - Grenville, Quebec Hawkesbury - Ottawa, Ontario. GSC Misc. Report 33
Sabina, A.P. (1986) Rocks & Minerals for the collector; Buckingham - Mont-Laurier - Grenville, Quebec Hawkesbury - Ottawa, Ontario. Geological Survey of Canada, Miscellaneous Report 33, 52-53.
    • Montérégie
      • La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM
        • Mont Saint-Hilaire
Horváth, L and Gault, R.A. (1990), The mineralogy of Mont Saint-Hilaire Quebec. Mineralogical Record: 21: 284-359.
  • Yukon
    • Mayo Mining District
Sabina (1992) gsc mr 50, 80-84
        • Calumet
Jambor J L, Boyle R W (1962) Gunningite, a new zinc sulphate from the Keno Hill – Galena Hill area, Yukon, The Canadian Mineralogist 7, 209-218
Sabina (1992) GSC MP 50, 80-84
Chile
 
  • Antofagasta Region
    • Antofagasta Province
      • Mejillones
        • Mejillones peninsula
M.Dini & A.Molina collection
    • El Loa Province
      • Calama
        • Cerritos Bayos
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: 480.; Kampf, A.R.; Mills, S.J.; Housley, R.M.; Williams, P.A.; Dini, M. (2012): Alcaparrosaite, K3Ti4+Fe3+(SO4)4O(H2O)2, a new hydrophobic Ti4+ sulfate from Alcaparrosa, Chile. Mineralogical Magazine 76, 851-861.
        • Chuquicamata District
          • Toki Cu deposit (Toki Cluster)
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: 480.
  • Arica and Parinacota Region
    • Arica Province
      • Los Camarones
Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J., Nash, B. P., Housley, R. M., Rossman, G. R., Dini, M. and Gatta G.D. (2013): Camaronesite, [Fe3+(H2O)2(PO3OH)]2(SO4)•1–2H2O, a new phosphate-sulfate from the Camarones Valley, Chile, structurally related to taranakite. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 453-465.
Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J., Nash, B. P., Housley, R. M., Rossman, G. R., Dini, M. and Gatta G.D. (2013): Camaronesite, [Fe3+(H2O)2(PO3OH)]2(SO4)•1–2H2O, a new phosphate-sulfate from the Camarones Valley, Chile, structurally related to taranakite. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 453-465.
  • Atacama Region
Economic Geology; January 2005; v. 100; no. 1; p. 131-148; Chouinard, A., Paquette, J., & Williams-Jones, A. E. (2005). Crystallographic controls on trace-element incorporation in auriferous pyrite from the Pascua epithermal high-sulfidation deposit, Chile–Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 43(3), 951-963.
China
 
  • Xinjiang Autonomous Region
    • Tulufan Prefecture (Turfan Prefecture; Turpan Prefecture)
      • Shanshan Co. (Piqan Co.; Pichan Co.)
Chunqi Wen, Xinhuang Xu, and Yanshi Mao (2002): Journal of Mineralogy and Petrology 32(9), 29-32; Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Yitian Wang, Hart, C.J., Zhiliang Wang, and Jianmin Yang (2005): Episodes 28(1), 23-36
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Central Bohemia Region
Zacek, V., Oplustil, S., Mayova, A. & Meyer, F. R. (1995): Die Mineralien von Kladno in Mittelböhmen, Tschechische Republik. Mineralien-Welt 6 (1), 13-30 (in German).
      • Skřivaň
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: 480.
    • Karlovy Vary Region
      • Cheb (Eger)
        • Mlýnek
Macháček V.: Szomolnokit z chebské pánve. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1962, 7, 3, 269-272.
      • Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge)
        • Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal)
Lapis 2002(7/8), 63-65
    • Liberec Region
Scharm, B.: Přehled minerálů nalezených v oblasti uranových koncentrací v severočeské křídě. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1995, roč. 3, s. 169-172.
  • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
    • Moravia-Silesia Region
      • Karviná
        • Orlová
Matýsek D., Jirásek J., Osovský M., Skupien P.. Minerals formed by the weathering of sulfides in mines of the Czech part of the Upper Silesian Basin. Mineralogical Magazine, 2014, 78, 5, 1265-1286.
Finland
 
  • Western and Inner Finland Region
    • Valkeakoski
Ilkka Mikkola collection
France
 
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Allier
      • Vichy
        • Cusset
          • Le Vernet
    • Cantal
      • Mauriac
      • Riom-ès-Montagnes
        • Collandres
R. Pierrot, P. Picot, J.J. Périchaud : "Inventaire Minéralogique du Cantal", BRGM and Editions G. de Bussac, 1971
    • Haute-Loire
      • Paulhaguet
        • Jax
          • La Ribeyrette & La Fauvette valleys (La Fioure; La Fiouve)
P.G. Pélisson : "Etude Minéralogique et Métallogénique du District Filonien Polytype de Paulhaguet (Haute-Loire, Massif Central Français)", Doctorate Thesis, Orléans, France, 1989
    • Puy-de-Dôme
      • Menat
    • Rhône
      • Beaujeu
        • Claveisolles
G. Demarcq, 1973, "Guides Géologiques Régionaux : Lyonnais, Vallée du Rhöne" , Masson.
  • Brittany
    • Morbihan
      • Guern
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Hautes-Alpes
      • La Chapelle-en-Valgaudemar (La Chapelle-en-Valgaudémar)
Bourgoin, V., Favreau, G., Boulliard, J.-C. (2011): Jas Roux: un gisement exceptionnel à minéraux de thallium. Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 3-2011, 2-91.
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Lahr
        • Reichenbach
          • Weiler
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Wolfach
        • Oberwolfach
          • Rankach valley
Walenta, K. (1992): Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 336 pp. (in German)
  • Brandenburg
    • Bad Freienwalde
Andreas Gerstenberg collection
  • Hesse
    • Richelsdorf District
      • Nentershausen
        • Süß
          • Richelsdorf Smelter
S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1992
  • Lower Saxony
    • Harz
      • Goslar
        • Rammelsberg
No reference listed
  • North Rhine-Westphalia
    • Niederberg area
      • Wülfrath
        • Rohdenhaus
Lapis 1988(1), 16-35
    • Ruhr Coal Mining area
      • Herne
Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Eifel
      • Daun
        • Üdersdorf
Hentschel, G., Neufunde von Üdersdorf, Lapis, Weise Verlag, München, 09/1993
      • Laach lake volcanic complex
        • Kruft
Hentschel, G., Die Minerale in Auswürflingen des Laacher -See –Vulkans, Der Aufschluss, SB 33, 65-105, 1990
        • Mendig
          • Niedermendig
Hentschel, G., Die Minerale in Auswürflingen des Laacher -See –Vulkans, Der Aufschluss, SB 33, 65-105, 1990
Hentschel, G., Die Minerale in Auswürflingen des Laacher -See –Vulkans, Der Aufschluss, SB 33, 65-105, 1990
            • Wingertsberg
Hentschel, G., Die Minerale in Auswürflingen des Laacher -See –Vulkans, Der Aufschluss, SB 33, 65-105, 1990
  • Thuringia
    • Gera
      • Ronneburg U deposit
T. Witzke & F. Rüger: Lapis 1998(7/8), 26-64
Hungary
 
  • Baranya Co.
    • Mecsek Mts
ACTA MIN. PETR. Suppl. Tomus XXXVIII., 1997
      • Pécs
Szakáll & Jánosi: Minerals of Hungary, 1995
Lovász A., Szabó D. (2014): A pécs-vasasi égő széntelepeken képződő ásványok, TDK-dolgozat, kézirat, ELTE
  • Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén Co.
    • Rudabányai Mts
      • Rudabánya
Szakáll: Minerals of Rudabánya, 2001; Sánoor Szakáll, Mária Foldvári, Gábor Papp, Péter Kovács-pálffy, Árpád Kovács (1997) Secondary Sulphate Minerals From Hungary. Acta Mineralogica-petrographica, Szeged, Xxxviii, Supplementum, 7-63.
Sánoor Szakáll, Mária Foldvári, Gábor Papp, Péter Kovács-pálffy, Árpád Kovács (1997) Secondary Sulphate Minerals From Hungary. Acta Mineralogica-petrographica, Szeged, Xxxviii, Supplementum, 7-63.
    • Zemplén Mts (Tokaj Mts)
      • Rátka
ACTA MIN. PETR. Suppl. Tomus XXXVIII., 1997
  • Fejér Co.
    • Vértes Mts
ACTA MIN. PETR. Suppl. Tomus XXXVIII., 1997
Szakáll & Jánosi: Minerals of Hungary
  • Heves Co.
    • Mátra Mts
      • Gyöngyösoroszi
Szakáll-Gatter-Szendrei:Mineral Species of Hungary,2005
      • Kisnána
Szakáll, S., Földessy, J., Less, G., Fűköh, Dávid, A., Németh, N., Hadobás, S. & Piros, O. (2010): Mineralizations in Mesozoic-Tertiary volcanic and sedimentary units of NE Hungary (with a tour in the Baradla Cave, Aggtelek). Acta Mineralogica-Petrographica Field Guide Series 14, 1-32.; Sánoor Szakáll, Mária Foldvári, Gábor Papp, Péter Kovács-pálffy, Árpád Kovács (1997) Secondary Sulphate Minerals From Hungary. Acta Mineralogica-petrographica, Szeged, Xxxviii, Supplementum, 7-63.
      • Parádsasvár (Üveghuta)
Szakáll - Gatter: Minerals of Hungary
      • Recsk
ACTA MIN. PETR. Suppl. Tomus XXXVIII., 1997; Sánoor Szakáll, Mária Foldvári, Gábor Papp, Péter Kovács-pálffy, Árpád Kovács (1997) Secondary Sulphate Minerals From Hungary. Acta Mineralogica-petrographica, Szeged, Xxxviii, Supplementum, 7-63.
  • Pest Co.
    • Börzsöny Mts
      • Nagybörzsöny (Deutsch Pilsen; Deutschpilsen)
Szakáll & Jánosi: Minerals of Hungary, 1995; Sánoor Szakáll, Mária Foldvári, Gábor Papp, Péter Kovács-pálffy, Árpád Kovács (1997) Secondary Sulphate Minerals From Hungary. Acta Mineralogica-petrographica, Szeged, Xxxviii, Supplementum, 7-63.
Sánoor Szakáll, Mária Foldvári, Gábor Papp, Péter Kovács-pálffy, Árpád Kovács (1997) Secondary Sulphate Minerals From Hungary. Acta Mineralogica-petrographica, Szeged, Xxxviii, Supplementum, 7-63.
  • Veszprém Co.
    • Bakony Mts
      • Nyirád
ACTA MIN. PETR. Suppl. Tomus XXXVIII., 1997
ACTA MIN. PETR. Suppl. Tomus XXXVIII., 1997
Iceland
 
  • Northeastern Region
    • Myvatn
Carson, G. L. (2015). Hydrothermal Acid-sulfate Alteration at Krafla and Námafjall, Ne Iceland: Implications for Gusev Crater and Meridiani Planum, Mars. Masters thesis, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Iran
 
  • Yazd Province
    • Saghand (Sagand; Saqand)
Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.
Italy
 
  • Emilia-Romagna
    • Parma Province
      • Berceto
        • Corchia mine
Adorni F., Guelfi F. (1997) - La miniera di Fe e Cu di Corchia, Berceto, Appennino Parmense. - Riv. Min. It. N 3, 217-250.
  • Piedmont
    • Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province
      • Ossola Valley
        • Premosello Chiovenda
Mattioli V. (1979): Minerali Ossolani. Ed. Arti Grafiche Medesi, Milano, 268 pp.
Japan
 
  • Hokkaido
    • Oshima peninsula
      • Hiyama Subprefecture
        • Kaminokuni
Matsubara, S. and Miyawaki, R. (2006) Catalogue of Japanese Minerals, p 123. (Tokai University Press)
Nicaragua
 
  • León Department
Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013). Assessment of environmental controls on acid‐sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: Applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118(10), 2083-2104.
Norway
 
  • Akershus
    • Eidsvoll (Eidsvold)
Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 108
Poland
 
  • Małopolskie
    • Olkusz District
      • Olkusz
Cabała, J., & Bzowska, G. (2008). Sulphate speleothems in Pomorzany Zn–Pb ore mine, southern Poland. Kras i speleologia, 12(21), 59-76.
Romania
 
  • Harghita Co.
Szakáll, S. & Kristály, F., Eds. (2010): Mineralogy of Székelyland, Eastern Transylvania, Romania. Csík County Nature and Conservation Society, Miercurea-Ciuc, Romania, 321 pp.
  • Suceava Co.
    • Suceava district
      • Iacobeni (Jakobeny; Jacobeny; Jakabfalva)
http://minerals-of-the-carpathians.eu
Russia
 
  • Urals Region
    • Southern Urals
      • Orenburgskaya Oblast'
        • Mednogorsk District
          • Sakmara Zone
Zanin, Y.N., Pisareva, G.M., Zamirailova, A.G., and Eder, V.G. (2009): Lithology and Mineral Resources 44(3), 267-269
Zanin, Y.N., Pisareva, G.M., Zamirailova, A.G., and Eder, V.G. (2009): Lithology and Mineral Resources 44(3), 267-269
Slovakia
 
  • Banská Bystrica Region
    • Banská Štiavnica Co.
  • Košice Region
    • Gelnica 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: 480; Periodico di Mineralogia 54 (1985), 32
    • Rožňava Co.
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
South Africa
 
  • KwaZulu-Natal Province
    • eThekwini District
      • Westville
Minerals of South Africa
  • Limpopo Province
    • Bushveld Complex
      • Waterberg District
        • Rooiberg tin field
Minerals of South Africa
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Huelva
      • Minas de Riotinto
Bocamina, (4), (1999) 50-86.
Switzerland
 
  • Ticino (Tessin)
    • Lago Maggiore
      • Brissago
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 395.
  • Vaud (Waadt)
    • Eclépens
Andermatt, P.J. (2010): Mineralogie im Steinbruch Holcim in Eclépens. Schweizer Strahler, 44 (3), 2-6 (in German and French).
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Martigny
      • Mont Chemin
Graeser S., Reuse G. (2005) - Minéraux provenant du tunnel routier de Martigny. Le Cristallier Suisse, n°1, pp: 23-32
UK
 
  • Wales
    • Caerphilly
      • Crumlin
(BM 1985 MI.33592 & 33593). X-ray diffraction analysis by the NHM
Ukraine
 
  • Donetsk (Donets'k) Oblast'
    • Central Donbass
Zanin, Y.N., Pisareva, G.M., Zamirailova, A.G., and Eder, V.G. (2009): Lithology and Mineral Resources 44(3), 267-269
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Mule Mts
        • Warren District
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd. ed.:69
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 388.
    • Pinal Co.
      • Pinal Mts
        • Pioneer District
          • Superior
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 354, 388.
  • California
    • Shasta Co.
      • Klamath Mts
        • West Shasta Copper - Zinc District
          • Iron Mountain [town]
            • Iron Mountain
Majzlan, J., Alpers, C. N., Koch, C. B., McCleskey, R. B., Myneni, S. C., & Neil, J. M. (2011). Vibrational, X-ray absorption, and Mössbauer spectra of sulfate minerals from the weathered massive sulfide deposit at Iron Mountain, California. Chemical Geology, 284(3), 296-305.
Jamieson, H. E., Robinson, C., Alpers, C. N., McCleskey, R. B., Nordstrom, D. K., & Peterson, R. C. (2005). Major and trace element composition of copiapite-group minerals and coexisting water from the Richmond mine, Iron Mountain, California. Chemical Geology, 215(1), 387-405.
    • Trinity Co.
      • Coastal Range
        • Island Mountain
          • Moose Peak
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 357; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 270.
  • Colorado
    • Eagle Co.
      • Gilman District (Battle Mountain District; Red Cliff District)
        • Gilman
"Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
    • Garfield Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Huerfano Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • Jefferson Co.
      • Foothill District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • La Plata Co.
      • La Plata District (California District)
collected by Eckhard D. Stuart;
    • Moffat Co.
      • Piceance Basin
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • Rio Blanco Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
  • Connecticut
    • Fairfield Co.
      • Trumbull
        • Long Hill
Januzzi, Ronald E. (1994): Mineral Data Book - Western Connecticut and Environs. Mineralogical Press, Danbury, Connecticut.
    • Litchfield Co.
      • Torrington
Domonell, Bill. (1997), Nickel Mining - in Torrington??? (Parts I and II). The Torrington Voice: August 28 and September 4.
  • Missouri
    • Crawford Co.
      • Steelville
R&M 73:2 pp 98-117
    • Jasper Co.
Rocks & Min., March 1998.
    • Lewis Co.
R&M 73:2 pp 98-117
  • Montana
    • Silver Bow Co.
      • Butte District (Summit Valley District)
        • Butte
The Mineralogy of The Butte District, Montana; Guilbert and Zeihen 1964
  • Nevada
    • Elko Co.
      • Bootstrap District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Eureka Co.
      • Lynn District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
  • New York
    • Putnam Co.
      • Town of Southeast
        • Brewster
Januzzi (1976) Mineral Localities of Connecticut & Southeastern New York State Januzzi, 1989
  • Ohio
    • Belmont Co.
      • Washington township
Minerals of Ohio Bull. 69 ODNR
    • Carroll Co.
      • Mineral City
Minerals of Ohio Bull. 69 ODNR
  • Oklahoma
    • Ottawa Co.
Rocks & Min. vol. 72 (1997)
www.brightok.net/~rockman/Images/OkIndex.htm.
  • Utah
    • Emery Co.
      • San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell)
Min News 6:8 p3
M. Schindler et al. (2003) Can. Mineral. 41, 83-90
Patrick Haynes. ID via the late Howard Evans, Jr.
    • San Juan Co.
      • White Canyon District
        • Red Canyon
Patrick Haynes. IDs by the late Howard Evans, Jr.
Min News 5:10 p1-5
    • Utah Co.
      • East Tintic Mts
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Dana 7:II: 480, 565, 634.
  • Virginia
    • Carroll Co.
      • Southern Section-Blue Ridge Province
        • Gossan Lead District
          • Fries
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
    • Louisa Co.
      • Gold-Pyrite Belt
        • Mineral
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
    • Wise Co.
      • Big Stone Gap
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
  • Wyoming
    • Sweetwater Co.
MILTON, C. (1977): Mineralogy of the Green River Formation. Mineralogical Record 8, 368-379.
Mars
 
  • Valles Marineris
Bishop, J. L., et al. (2009), Mineralogy of Juventae Chasma: Sulfates in the light-toned mounds, mafic minerals in the bedrock, and hydrated silica and hydroxylated ferric sulfate on the plateau, J. Geophys. Res., 114, E00D09, doi:10.1029/2009JE003352, [printed 115(E2), 2010].
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