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Tellurium

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Formula:
Te
Colour:
Tin-white
Lustre:
Metallic
Hardness:
2 - 2½
Specific Gravity:
6.1 - 6.3
Crystal System:
Hexagonal
Name:
for the Latin name of planet earth, "tellus".
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Classification of TelluriumHide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
1.CC.10

1 : ELEMENTS (Metals and intermetallic alloys; metalloids and nonmetals; carbides, silicides, nitrides, phosphides)
C : Metalloids and Nonmetals
C : Sulfur-selenium-iodine
Dana 7th ed.:
1.3.3.2
1.3.4.2

1 : NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
3 : Semi-metals and non-metals
1.54

1 : Elements and Alloys (including the arsenides, antimonides and bismuthides of Cu, Ag and Au)

Physical Properties of TelluriumHide

Metallic
Transparency:
Opaque
Colour:
Tin-white
Streak:
Grey
Hardness:
2 - 2½ on Mohs scale
Tenacity:
Brittle
Cleavage:
Perfect
Perfect on {1010}, imperfect on {0001}
Density:
6.1 - 6.3 g/cm3 (Measured)    6.225 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of TelluriumHide

Type:
Anisotropic
Anisotropism:
Fairly strong
Colour in reflected light:
white
Pleochroism:
Weak

Chemical Properties of TelluriumHide

Formula:
Te
Common Impurities:
Se,Fe,Bi,S

Crystallography of TelluriumHide

Crystal System:
Hexagonal
Cell Parameters:
a = 4.4572 Å, c = 5.929 Å
Ratio:
a:c = 1 : 1.33
Unit Cell V:
102.01 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
3
Morphology:
Prismatic and acicular crystals

Crystallographic forms of TelluriumHide

Crystal Atlas:
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Tellurium no.2 - Goldschmidt (1913-1926)
Tellurium no.5 - Goldschmidt (1913-1926)
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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.

Type Occurrence of TelluriumHide

Synonyms of TelluriumHide

Other Language Names for TelluriumHide

Afrikaans:Telluur
Armenian:Տելուր
Azeri:Tellur
Basque:Telurio
Belarusian:Тэлур
Bosnian (Latin Script):Telurijum
Bulgarian:Телур
Catalan:Tel·luri
Corsican:Telluriu
Croatian:Telurij
Czech:Tellur
Danish:Tellur
Dutch:Telluur
Esperanto:Teluro
Estonian:Telluur
Finnish:Telluuri
French:Tellure
Friulian:Teluri
Galician:Telurio
Hebrew:טלור
Hungarian:Tellúr
Icelandic:Tellúr
Indonesian:Telurium
Irish Gaelic:Teallúiream
Italian:Tellurio
Javanese:Telurium
Korean:텔루륨
Latvian:Telūrs
Lithuanian:Telūras
Lojban:tedjicmu
Low Saxon:Tellur
Luxembourgish:Tellur
Norwegian (Bokmål):Tellur
Norwegian (Nynorsk):Tellur
Occitan:Telluri
Polish:Tellur
Portuguese:Telúrio
Quechua:Teluryu
Romanian:Telur
Russian:Теллур
Serbian (Cyrillic Script):Телур
Serbo-Croatian:Telur
Sicilian:Telluriu
Simplified Chinese:自然碲
Slovak:Telúr
Slovenian:Telur
Spanish:Telurio
Swahili:Teluri
Swedish:Tellur
Turkish:Tellür
Ukrainian:Телур
Uzbek (Latin Script):Tellur
Vietnamese:Telua

Varieties of TelluriumHide

Selen-telluriumSe-bearing tellurium.

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz17 photos of Tellurium associated with Quartz on mindat.org.
Coloradoite7 photos of Tellurium associated with Coloradoite on mindat.org.
Sylvanite6 photos of Tellurium associated with Sylvanite on mindat.org.
Tellurite6 photos of Tellurium associated with Tellurite on mindat.org.
Poughite5 photos of Tellurium associated with Poughite on mindat.org.
Tetrahedrite4 photos of Tellurium associated with Tetrahedrite on mindat.org.
Empressite4 photos of Tellurium associated with Empressite on mindat.org.
Paratellurite3 photos of Tellurium associated with Paratellurite on mindat.org.
Bambollaite3 photos of Tellurium associated with Bambollaite on mindat.org.
Rickardite3 photos of Tellurium associated with Rickardite on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

1.CC.05RosickýiteSMon. 2/m : P2/b
1.CC.05SulphurS8Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Fddd
1.CC.10SeleniumSeTrig. 3 2 : P31 2 1

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

1.3.4.1SeleniumSeTrig. 3 2 : P31 2 1

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

1.1CopperCuIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.2SilverAgIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.5GoldAuIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.6AuricuprideCu3AuOrth.
1.7Tetra-auricuprideAuCuTet.
1.8ZincZnHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
1.9CadmiumCdHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
1.10DanbaiteCuZn2Iso.
1.11ZhanghengiteCuZnIso.
1.12MercuryHgTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
1.13KolymiteCu7Hg6Iso.
1.14MoschellandsbergiteAg2Hg3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m)
1.15EugeniteAg11Hg2Iso.
1.16SchachneriteAg1.1Hg0.9Hex.
1.17ParaschachneriteAg3Hg2Orth.
1.18LuanheiteAg3HgHex.
1.19Weishanite(Au,Ag)3Hg2Hex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
1.20IndiumInTet.
1.21AluminiumAlIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.22Khatyrkite(Cu,Zn)Al2Tet.
1.23Cupalite(Cu,Zn)AlOrth.
1.24DiamondCIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
1.25GraphiteCHex. 6mm : P63mc
1.26ChaoiteCHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P6/mmm
1.27LonsdaleiteCHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
1.28SiliconSi
1.29TinSnTet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I41/amd
1.30LeadPbIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.31AnyuiiteAuPb2Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I4/mcm
1.31NovodnepriteAuPb3Tet. 4 2m : I4 2m
1.32LeadamalgamPb0.7Hg0.3Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I4/mmm
1.33ArsenicAsTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
1.34ArsenolampriteAsOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
1.35PaxiteCuAs2Mon.
1.36KoutekiteCu5As2Hex.
1.37DomeykiteCu3AsIso. 4 3m : I4 3d
1.38Algodonite(Cu1-xAsx)Hex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
1.39NovákiteCu20AgAs10Mon.
1.40KutinaiteAg6Cu14As7 Iso.
1.41AntimonySbTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
1.42StibarsenAsSbTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
1.43ParadocrasiteSb3AsMon. 2 : B2
1.44HorsforditeCu, Sb
1.45CuprostibiteCu2(Sb,Tl)Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P4/nmm
1.46Allargentum(Ag1-xSbx)Hex.
1.47AurostibiteAuSb2Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Pa3
1.48DyscrasiteAg3SbOrth. mm2 : Pmm2
1.49BismuthBiTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
1.50MaldoniteAu2BiIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
1.51SulphurS8Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Fddd
1.52RosickýiteSMon. 2/m : P2/b
1.53SeleniumSeTrig. 3 2 : P31 2 1
1.55ChromiumCrIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Im3m
1.56RheniumReHex.
1.57IronFeIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Im3m
1.58ChromferideFe3Cr1-x (x=0.6)Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Pm3m
1.59FerchromideCr3Fe1-xIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Pm3m
1.60WairauiteCoFe
1.61NickelNiIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.62Kamacite(Fe,Ni)Iso.
1.63Taenite(Fe,Ni)Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.64TetrataeniteFeNiTet.
1.65AwaruiteNi3FeIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.66Palladium(Pd,Pt)
1.67PotaritePdHgTet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : P4/mmm
1.68PaolovitePd2SnOrth.
1.69Stannopalladinite(Pd,Cu)3Sn2Hex.
1.70CabriitePd2CuSnOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pmmm
1.71Taimyrite(Pd,Cu,Pt)3SnOrth.
1.72Atokite(Pd,Pt)3SnIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.73Rustenburgite(Pt,Pd)3Sn
1.74ZvyagintsevitePd3PbIso.
1.75PlumbopalladinitePd3Pb2Hex.
1.76Osmium(Os,Ir,Ru)Hex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
1.77Iridium(Ir,Os,Ru)Iso.
1.82PlatinumPtIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
1.83HongshiitePtCuTrig.
1.84NiggliitePtSnHex.
1.85IsoferroplatinumPt3FeIso.
1.86TetraferroplatinumPtFeTet.
1.87TulameenitePt2CuFeTet.
1.88FerronickelplatinumPt2FeNiTet.
1.89Rhodium(Rh,Pt)Iso.

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 TelluriumHide

Reference List:
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Von Reichenstein, F.J.M. (1783) Versuche mit dem in der Grube Mariahilf in dem Gebirge Fazeby bey Zalathna vorkommenden vermeinten gediegenen Spiesglanzkönig. Physikalische Arbeiten der einträchtigen Freunde in Wien: 1.Quartal: 63-69.
Klaproth, M.H. (1802) Chemische Untersuchung der siebenbürgischen Golderze, A. Gediegen Tellur. Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper: 3: 2-15.
Bradley, A.J. (1924) The crystal structures of the rhombohedral forms of selenium and tellurium. Philosophical Magazine: 48: 477-497.
Palache, C., Berman, H., Frondel, C. (1944) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I: Elements, Sulfides, Sulfosalts, Oxides. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 834pp.: 138-139.
Cherin, P., Unger, P. (1967) Two-dimentional refinement of the crystal structure of tellurium. Acta Crystallographica: 23: 670-671.

Internet Links for TelluriumHide

Localities for TelluriumHide

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
Milka K. de Brodtkorb (2002) Las Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina. Vol. 1 (elements, sulphides and sulphosalts). (Asociacion Mineralogica Argentina); 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.
  • Chubut
    • Gastre Department
Brodtkorb (2002): Las Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina; 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.
Topa, D., Makovicky, E., Paar, W., Brodtkorb, M. (2004): The crystal structure of Angelaite, Cu2AgPbBiS4, a new mineral species from Angela mine, Province of Chubut, Argentina. 32nd IGC - Florence, 2004.; BRODTKORB, M.K. de y PAAR, W.. Angelaite in the paragenesis of Los Manantiales district, Chubut, Argentina: a new mineral species. Rev. Asoc. Geol. Argent. [online]. 2004, vol.59, n.4, pp. 787-78; 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.
  • La Rioja
    • Chilecito department
      • Chilecito
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.
Brodtkorb (2002): Las Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Australia
 
  • South Australia
    • Stuart Shelf
      • Roxby Downs
Ehrig, K., McPhie, J., Kamenetsky, V. (2012) Geology and mineralogical zonation of the Olympic Dam iron oxide Cu-U-Au-Ag deposit, South Australia. Economic Geology Special Publication 16, pg. 237-267.
  • Western Australia
    • Coolgardie Shire
Econ Geol (1986) 81:1218-1225
        • St. Ives gold camp
Xue, Y., Campbell, I (2014), The Mineralogy of the Bellerophon-Nelson Telluride Bearing gold Deposit St Ives Camp, Canadian Mineralogist 52 p981-1006 2014
Ahmed A et all (2014), The Invincible Deposit, Australian Institute of Geoscientists Symposia Kalgoorlie 08 Oct -10 Oct 2014
    • Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire
      • Kalgoorlie-Boulder
http://www.portergeo.com.au/database/mineinfo.asp?mineid=mn082 / Spencer, L.J. (1903), Mineralogical Notes on Western Australian Tellurdies, Feb 1903, 13, pp268-290
Austria
 
  • Salzburg
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Untersulzbach valley
        • Leutachkopf - Stocker Alp area
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
    • Lungau
      • Murwinkel
        • Schellgaden
          • Gold mines
C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
  • Vorarlberg
    • Montafon
      • Silber valley
        • Fresch alp
          • Valschavielkopf (Eisernes Tor)
Kolitsch, U. (2014): 1858) Baryt, Chalkanthit, Chalkopyrit, Chamosit, Cobaltit, Coloradoit, Covellin, Gips, Hessit, Jarosit, Kalifeldspat, Limonit, Markasit(?), Muskovit, Natrojarosit, Pyrit, Pyrrhotin, Indium-reicher Sphalerit, gediegenes Tellur, Titanit, Quarz und Zirkon von einem alten Bergbau am Nordhang des Valschavielkopfs bzw. Eisernen Tors, Alpe Fresch, Silbertal, Montafon, Vorarlberg. Pp. 96-99 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2014): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXIII. Carinthia II, 204./124., 65-146.
Belgium
 
  • Luxembourg Province
    • Stavelot Massif
      • Vielsalm
        • Cahai (Cahay)
Hatert, F., Deliens, M., Fransolet, A.-M. & van der Meersche, E. (2002): Les minéraux de Belgique. 2ème édition, Muséum des Sciences Naturelles, Bruxelles, Ed., 304 p.
Brazil
 
  • Minas Gerais
    • Iron Quadrangle
      • Itabirito
Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 168-370
      • Nova Lima
Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 168-370
Bulgaria
 
  • Haskovo Oblast (Khaskovo Oblast)
    • Ivaylovgrad Obshtina
      • Ivaylovgrad
T. Kerestedjian (1997) Argentonentlandite (Fe, Ni)8+хАg1-xS8 from Kamilski dol – a new mineral species for Bulgaria. Review of the Bulgarian Geological Society 58:15-18
  • Pazardzhik Oblast (Pazardjik Oblast)
    • Panagyurishte (Panagurishte) Obshtina
      • Elshitsa
Bogdanov, K., Tsonev, D., and Kuzmanov, K. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 219-229.
  • Sofiya Oblast (Sofia Oblast)
    • Chelopech
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; American Mineralogist (1966): 51: 29-36; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
    • Zlatitsa Obshtina
      • Zlatitsa
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.; Georgiev, Georgi (2008) A genetic model of the Elatsite porphyry copper deposit, Bulgaria. GEOCHEMISTRY, MINERALOGY AND PETROLOGY • SOFIA 46, 143-160.; K. Bogdanov, A. Filipov, R. Kehayov (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se minerals in the Elatsite porphyry-copper deposit, Bulgaria. Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology, 43, 13-19.
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • New Westminster Mining Division
      • Hope
Manor, M.J., Scoates, J.S., Nixon,G.T., and Ames, D.E., 2014. Platinum-group mineralogy of the Giant Mascot Ni-CuPGE deposit, Hope, B.C. In: Geological Fieldwork 2013, British Columbia Ministry of Energy and Mines, British Columbia Geological Survey Paper 2014-1, pp. 141-156.
    • Skeena Mining Division
      • Pitman
R. M. Thompson (1954) Mineral occurrences in Western Canada. American Mineralogist 39:525-528
  • Ontario
    • Rainy River District
      • Bennett Township
        • Bennett Lake area
Reiner Mielke 2017
    • Sudbury District
      • McKim Township
Ramdohr, Paul, 1969, The Ore Minerals and their Intergrowths, Pergamon Press, p. 384.
  • Saskatchewan
    • Athabasca Basin
http://www.mineralinfo.org/Fiches/canada/McArthur.htm
Chile
 
  • Coquimbo Region
    • Elqui Province
Henley, R. W., Mavrogenes, J. & Tanner, D. (2012): Sulfosalt melts and heavy metal (As-Sb-Bi-Sn-Pb-Tl) fractionation during volcanic gas expansion: the El Indio (Chile) paleo-fumarole. Geofluids 12, 199-215.
M.Dini collectioni - analysed with EDX, PDf & microprobe (by dr. Jochen Schluter); Deyell, C. L., Rye, R. O., Landis, G. P., & Bissig, T. (2005). Alunite and the role of magmatic fluids in the Tambo high-sulfidation deposit, El Indio–Pascua belt, Chile. Chemical Geology, 215(1), 185-218.
http://www.lrz-muenchen.de/~mineralogische-sammlungen-dmg/analysen/winstanleyit.htm
    • Limarí Province
      • Ovalle
        • Punitaqui
I.Domeyko collection; La Serena University School of Mine; Enami information (Chilean National Agency for Small Mine Development)
China
 
  • Beijing Municipality
    • Huairou District
Yanhe Cui, Shaomei Qi, Mingsheng Peng, and Bin Shi (1994): Mineral Deposits 13(3), 261-270
  • Gansu Province
    • Jinchang Prefecture
      • Jinchuan District
Ruiqi Wang (1977): Geology and Prospecting 13(4), 45-47
  • Hebei Province
    • Zhangjiakou Prefecture
      • Chongli Co.
        • Dongping Au-Te ore field
Guanxiang Song (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(8), 1-8; Peihua Zhang, Jinchu Zhu, Zhenhua Zhao, Long Lu, and Di Liu (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 783-786
  • Henan Province
    • Luoyang Prefecture
      • Luanchuan Co.
Jianong Zhao, Fugen Ren, Zenghui Li, and Shiying Ding (1997): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 16(1), 75-80.
Junxian Wang, Hechuan Du, Xinhui Liu, Zengmin Zhang, and Yongwen Zhang (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(6), 12-17
      • Luoning Co.
Huijuan Zhu, Baoshan Yang, Yuheng Li, Dingfu Qian, and Yingtang Li (1989): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 9(1), 37-41; Zhenkuan Luo, Kang Guan, Manzhi Wang, and Chuantai Wang (1999): Guizhou Geology 5(3), 69-74
    • Sanmenxia Prefecture
      • Lingbao Co.
        • Qinling Mine
Zhenkuan Luo, Kang Guan, Manzhi Wang, and Chuantai Wang (1999): Guizhou Geology 5(3), 69-74; Wei Jian, Bernd Lehmann, Jingwen Mao, Huishou Ye, Zongyan Li, Jinge Zhang, Hai Zhang, Jiangwei Feng, and Yongzhe Ye (2014) Telluride and Bi-sulfosalt Mineralogy of the Yangzhaiyu Gold Deposit, Xiaoqinling Region, Central China. Can Mineral 52:883-898
Shuzhang Tian, Jingyu Chen, and Xiumei Li (1993): Gold Geology 5(4), 54-58
  • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
    • Baotou League (Baotou Prefecture)
      • Binhe New District
        • Wulashan Mining District
Qiangzhi Li, Yanjing Chen, Dengke Xu, and Liqin Yang (2003): Mineral Deposits 22(3), 271-277; Dong Xia, Shuyin Niu, Guo Xu, Chao Chen, Zhiyuan Zhao, and Yuxuan Peng (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(2), 13-17
  • Jiangxi Province
    • Fuzhou Prefecture
      • Dongxiang Co.
Xia Ai and Zengyi Chen (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(4), 25-29
  • Liaoning Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
    • Chaoyang Prefecture
      • Jianping Co.
Liyan Zhang (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(8), 34-39
  • Shaanxi Province
    • Shangluo Prefecture
      • Luonan Co.
Handong Qian, Wu Chen, Jin Huang, and Jiadong Xie (2000): Geological Journal of China Universities 6(2), 220-224
  • Shandong Province
    • Linyi Prefecture
      • Pingyi Co.
        • Tongshi complex
Changfu Chen, Yanbing Li, and Mingxia Jiang (1999): Geological Science and Technology Information 18(1), 60-66
Xuefeng Yu (2001): Shandong Geology 17(3-4), 59-64; Zeng Qingdong, Liu Tiebing, Shen Yuanchao, and Li Guangming (2002): Journal of Geoscientific Research in Northeast Asia 5(2), 157-174.
  • Sichuan Province
    • Garzê Autonomous Prefecture (Ganzi Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Kangding Co.
        • Daduhe gold field
Zhimin Cao (1991): Journal of Chengdu College of Technology 18(4), 26-36
    • Ya'an Prefecture
      • Shimian Co.
Yuchuan Chen, Jianzhao Yin, Jianxiong Zhou, Jingwen Mao, Baichuan Yang, and Yaonan Luo (1994): Scientia Geologica Sinica 29(2), 165-167; Jingwen Mao, Yuchuan Chen, Yunfen Lei, Jianxiong Zhou, and Baichuan Yang (1995): Scientia Geologica Sinica 30(1), 47-52; Baohua Li, Zhimin Cao, Jingfu Jin, and Chunqi Wen (1999): Scientia Geologica Sinica 34(4), 463-472; Chunqi Wen, Zhimin Cao, Baohua Li, and Xiaojun Luo (2002): Journal of Chengdu University of Technology 29(5), 526-532
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Liberec Region
      • Jablonec nad Nisou
        • Jílové u Držkova
Small and microscopical minerals, Gold Shaft, Jílové, ČGO
Dominican Republic
 
  • Sánchez Ramírez Province
    • Cotuí
Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Fiji
 
  • Vanua Levu
    • Wailevu
      • Yanawai Goldfield
Naden, Jon; Henney, P.J.. 1995 Characterisation of gold from Fiji. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 58pp. (WC/95/041) (Unpublished)
  • Viti Levu
Lum, J. (1995). Placer gold potential of Fiji, the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu (Vol. 214). South Pacific Applied Geoscience Commission.
    • Tavua Gold Field
      • Vatukoula
Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404; Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370; Naden, Jon; Henney, P.J.. 1995 Characterisation of gold from Fiji. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 58pp. (WC/95/041) (Unpublished)
16th Australian Geological Convention, Adelaide,
Finland
 
  • Eastern Finland Region
    • Ilomantsi
Geological Survey of Finland 2008. Pampalo(Ward)-Gold Database.
  • Northern Finland Region
    • Kuusamo
http://www.gsf.fi/info/tr153abs.html
  • Western and Inner Finland Region
    • Orivesi
Economic Geology (1996) 91:1335-1353; Eilu, P. (2003). Exploration for orogenic gold deposits. Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining 2003. Rovaniemi, Finland
Germany
 
  • Bavaria
    • Lower Bavaria
      • Röhrnbach
Habel, M. (2009): Der Granodioritbruch der Fa. Josef Uhrmann OHG, Steinerleinbach bei Röhrnbach. Mineralien-Welt 20 (2), 66-86.
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
      • Schlema-Hartenstein District
        • Alberoda
          • Shaft 366
The Canadian Mineralogist, V 42, 2004, pp. 1719-1732.
Greece
 
  • Aegean Islands Department (Aiyaíon)
    • Kykládes Prefecture
      • Cyclade Islands (Cyclades; Kikladhes; Nomos Kikladhon)
        • Tinos Island
Economic Geology 102 (2007) 1269-1294.; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
  • Thraki Department (Thrace; Thracia)
    • Évros Prefecture
      • Alexandroupoli (Alexandroupolis)
        • Pefka
Repstock, A. (2011): Ore mineralogical investigation of the Au, Ag, Te, Cu, Pb, Zn-bearing epithermal veins at Pefka mine, western Thrace, northeastern Greece. Unpubl. Diploma Thesis, University of Hamburg, Germany, 97 pp. (in German).; Repstock, A., Voudouris, P., & Kolitsch, U. (2015). New occurrences of watanabeite, colusite,“arsenosulvanite” and “Cu-excess” tetrahedrite-tennantite at the Pefka high-sulfidation epithermal deposit, northeastern Greece. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie-Abhandlungen: Journal of Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 192(2), 135-149.
Panagiotis Christos Voudouris, Vasilios Melfos, Paul G. Spry, Robert Moritz, Constantinos Papavassiliou und George Falalakis (2011): Mineralogy and geochemical environment of formation of the Perama Hill high-sulfidation epithermal Au-Ag-Te-Se deposit, Petrota Graben, NE Greece. Mineralogy and Petrology 103, 79-100.
Voudouris, P.; Tarkian, M.; Arikas, K. (2006): Mineralogy of telluride-bearing epithermal ores in the Kassiteres-Sappes area, western Thrace, Greece. Mineralogy and Petrology 87, 31-52.
    • Xánthi Prefecture
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Honduras
 
  • Francisco Morazán Department
    • Distrito Central
      • Tegucigalpa
        • Ojojona
Dana 6:980.
Hungary
 
  • Heves Co.
    • Mátra Mts
      • Gyöngyössolymos
Szakáll & Gatter, 1993
100 mineral localities of Hungary: Kovács Viktor: Paradsasvár, a Nagylápa-fő környéki kutatótárók meddőhányói
      • Recsk
Takács, Á., Turi J., Molnár F., & Mogessie, A. (2013): Ore mineralogy of a high sulphidation type epithermal Cu-Au-Ag deposit in the Recsk Ore Complex, Hungary - Mineral deposit research for a high-tech world. Proceedings of the 12th Biennal SGA Meetingm 12.15 August 2013, Uppsala, Swede, 888-891
Italy
 
  • Piedmont
    • Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province
      • Ossola Valley
        • Antigorio Valley
          • Devero Valley
            • Baceno
              • Devero Alp
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.
  • Sardinia
    • Medio Campidano Province
      • Furtei
Fadda, S., Fiori, M., & Grillo, S. M. (2005). Chemical variations in tetrahedrite-tennantite minerals from the Furtei epithermal Au deposit, Sardinia, Italy: Mineral zoning and ore fluids evolution. Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology, 43, 79-84.
Ruggieri, G., Lattanzi, P., Luxoro, S., Dessi, R., Benvenuti. M, & Tanelli, G., 1997. Geology, Mineralogy and Fluid Inclusion Data of the Furtei High Sulfidation Gold Deposit, Sardinia, Italy. Economic Geology, 92 (1), 1-19.
  • Sicily
    • Messina Province
      • Eolie Islands (Aeolian Islands)
        • Lipari
          • Vulcano Island
COSSA A. (1898): Sulla presenza del tellurio nei prodotti dell'Isola di Vulcano. - Atti della Reale Accademia delle Scienze di Torino - 33, 8, 449. FULIGNATI P., SBRANA A. (1998): Presence of native gold and tellurium in the active high-sulfidation system of the La Fossa volcano (Vulcano, Italy). - Journal of volcanology and geothermal research - 86 - 187-198.
Japan
 
  • Hokkaido
    • Iburi Province
Bernard, A. (1985), Thèse de doctorat, University Libre de Bruxelles; Africano & Beranrd (2000), Jour. Vlcanology & Geothermal Research: 97: 475-495.
Africano, F., & Bernard, A. (2000). Acid alteration in the fumarolic environment of Usu volcano, Hokkaido, Japan. Journal of volcanology and geothermal research, 97(1), 475-495.
    • Sapporo
      • Nishi-ku
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; 井伊博行, & 岡田昭彦. (1991). 北海道札幌市小別沢鉱山産のテルル鉱物 (Poughite, Frohbergite, Melonite) について. 鉱物学雜誌, 20(3), 89-92.; Nakata et al (1989) Mineralogical Magazine, 53, 387-388
田中崇裕・濱根大輔: "北海道手稲鉱山産 kalgoorlieite."
Zemann, A., and Zemann, J. (1960): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 7, 436-438.; Yosimura, T. (1939): Teineite, a new tellurate mineral from the Teine mine, Hokkaido, Japan. J. Fac. Sci. Hokkaido Univ. IV 4, 465.
  • Honshu Island
    • Chubu Region
      • Shizuoka Prefecture
        • Shimoda City
          • Rendaiji
Kato (1973) Sakurai Kobutsu Hyohon (Sakurai Mineral Collection), 34; Rocks & Min.: 62:167.; Int Geol Congr (2008) Oslo. MRD-09; Kosei Komuro, Masataka Nakata (2017) (Au,Ag)Te2 minerals from epithermal gold deposits in Japan. Resource Geology, January 2017, Vol 67, #1, 22–34.
Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
    • Kinki Region
      • Hyogo Prefecture
        • Kinosaki-gun
Kamitani, M., Okumura, K., Teraoka, Y., Miyano, S., and Watanabe, Y. (2007): Mineral Resources Map of East Asia. Geological Survey of Japan.
    • Tohoku Region
      • Aomori Prefecture
        • Shimokita peninsula
K Jouhou, #131 (15-4-2002)
  • Kyushu Region
    • Fukuoka prefecture
      • Munakata
Kosei Komuro, Masataka Nakata (2017) (Au,Ag)Te2 minerals from epithermal gold deposits in Japan. Resource Geology, January 2017, Vol 67, #1, 22–34.
Kazakhstan
 
  • Eastern Kazakhstan Province (Shyghys Qazaqstan Oblysy; Vostochno-Kazakhstanskaya Oblast')
    • Altai Mts (Rudnyi Altai)
Глоба В.А. Месторождение Манка - новый геолого-промышленный тип месторождений золота. // Изв. НАН РК, Сер. геол. 2006, 5(403), с.20-28.
Mexico
 
  • Sonora
    • Mun. de Cananea
Lawrence D. Dickey collection
    • Mun. de Moctezuma
      • Moctezuma
Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
No reference listed
Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
New Zealand
 
  • North Island
    • Te Aroha
Courtney, S.F., King, P. & Rodgers, K.A., (1990). A Check List of Minerals from the Tui Mine, Te Aroha, New Zealand. New Zealand Natural Sciences 17: 95-98.
Norway
 
  • Finnmark
    • Kautokeino
Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68. p. 12.
Papua New Guinea
 
  • Eastern Highlands Province
    • Kainantu
Espi, J. O., Hayashi, K. I., Komuro, K., Kajiwara, Y., & Murakami, H. (2005). The Bilimoia gold deposit, Kainantu, Papua New Guinea: A fault-controlled, lode-type, synorogenic tellurium-rich quartz-gold vein system. In Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge (pp. 941-944). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
  • Sandaun Province (West Sepik Province)
    • Frieda river complex
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2005): USGS Open-File Report 05-1060
Romania
 
  • Alba Co.
No reference listed
    • Zlatna (Zalatna; Zalathna)
      • Faţa Băii (Facebánya; Facebay; Fatiabaja)
Klaproth, M.H. (1802): Chemische Untersuchung der siebenbürgischen Golderze, A. Gediegen Tellur, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Dritter Band, Rottmann Berlin, 2-15
Dana 6:11.
  • Hunedoara Co.
    • Brad
      • Crișcior (Criștior; Zarándkristyor; Kristyor; Körösfalva; Kreischquell)
        • Brad Muşariu (Brád; Muşariu)
          • Mustari (Muszàri)
Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404; Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.; Gratian, C., Radu, J., Ion, B., & Sorin, U. Neogene Gold Mineralization Types In Romania.; Săbău, G., Berbeleac, I., & Negulescu, E. (2013) The Coloradoite Occurrence of the Musariu (Metaliferi Mountains) Tellurium and Telluride Vein Mineralization and Its Position in the Depositional Sequence. Rev. Roum. Géologie, Tome 57, nos 1–2, p. 57–65, Bucureşti; Săbău, G., Berbeleac, I., Negulescu, E., & Costin, G. (2014). Uncommon telluride compositions from Musariu, Apuseni Mts., Romania. In 21st General IMA Meeting, abstract (Vol. 330).
    • Deva
      • Bocşa Mare
Andrei Ionuț Apopei, Gheorghe Damian, Nicolae Buzgar, Andrei Buzatu (2016): Mineralogy and geochemistry of Pb–Sb/As-sulfosalts from Coranda-Hondol ore deposit (Romania) — Conditions of telluride deposition. Ore Geology Reviews 72, 857-873.
Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404; Cook, N. J., Ciobanu, C. L., Capraru, N., Damian, G., & Cristea, P. (2005). Mineral assemblages from the vein salband at Sacarimb, Golden Quadrilateral, Romania: II. Tellurides. Geokhimiia, Mineralogiia i Petrologiia, 43, 56-63.
Simon, G., Alderton, D. H. M., Stumpfl, E. F., & Bleser, T. (1995). Tellurantimony in Romania: first occurrences in Europe. Mineralogy and Petrology, 53(1-3), 115-124.
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.
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Prebaikalia (Pribaikal'e)
      • Irkutskaya Oblast'
        • Bodaibo
          • Lena Gold District
            • Kropotkinsky ore cluster
Distler, V. V., Mitrofanov, G. L., Yudovskaya, M. A., Lishnevsky, E. N., & Prokof’ev, V. Y. (2005). Deep structure and ore-forming processes of the Sukhoi Log gold-platinum deposit, Russia. In Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge (pp. 921-923). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
  • Far-Eastern Region
    • Chukotskii Autonomous Okrug
      • Vesenniy
Mineralogy of the Peschanka porphyry copper deposit, Chukchi Peninsula, Russia. in Abdurrahman, A., J. C. Ø. Andersen, and B. J. Williamson. "Meeting of the Geological Society’s Mineral Deposits Studies Group was held on the 2nd–4th January 2013 at the University of Leicester, UK." Applied Earth Science (Trans. Inst. Min. Metall. B) 121.4 (2012): 190-191.
    • Kamchatka Oblast'
V.A. Kovalenker, O.Yu. Plotinskaya (2005): Te and Se mineralogy of Ozernovskoe and Prasolovskoe epithermal gold deposits, Kuril – Kamchatka volcanic belt. Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology 43, 118-123. [http://www.geology.bas.bg/mineralogy/gmp_files/gmp43/Kovalenker.pdf]
      • Tolbachik volcano
        • Great Fissure eruption (Main Fracture)
          • Northern Breakthrough (North Breach)
Glavatskih S.F., Trubkin H.V. (2003) Native tellurium and nickel from high-temperature gas exhalates of Great Fissure Tolbachik eruption (Kamchatka), - DAN, 389(2), p. 231-234 (in Rus.).
    • Sakhalinskaya Oblast'
      • Kuril Islands (Kurile Islands)
        • Kunashir Island
P.M. Kartashov data; V.A. Kovalenker, O.Yu. Plotinskaya (2005): Te and Se mineralogy of Ozernovskoe and Prasolovskoe epithermal gold deposits, Kuril – Kamchatka volcanic belt. Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology 43, 118-123. [http://www.geology.bas.bg/mineralogy/gmp_files/gmp43/Kovalenker.pdf]; Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Kemkina, R. A. (2007). Fahlores of the Prasolovka Au-Ag volcanogenic deposit, Kunashir Island, Russian Far East. Russian Journal of Pacific Geology, 1(2), 130-143.
  • Northern Region
    • Karelia Republic
      • Ladoga Region
        • Pitkyaranta District (Pitkäranta District)
V. I. Ivashchenko, O. B. Lavrov, K. Sundblad and A. N. Toritsin (2007) Au-Ag-Bi-Te-Se vein mineralization at Roikonkoski, Karelia, northern Lake Ladoga region. Geological Survey of Finland, Guide 53 pp 51-56
  • Urals Region
    • Southern Urals
      • Bashkortostan Republic (Bashkiria Republic)
        • Uchaly
Seltmann, R., Soloviev, S., Shatov, V., Pirajno, F., Naumov, E., & Cherkasov, S. (2010). Metallogeny of Siberia: tectonic, geologic and metallogenic settings of selected significant deposits*. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 57(6), 655-706
      • Chelyabinsk Oblast'
        • Pervomayskiy
Spiridonov, A. M., Kulikova, Z. I., Zorina, L. D., Granina, E. M., Parshin, A. V., & Budyak, A. E. Material Composition of Ores and Metasomatically Altered Rocks at Bereznyakovskoe Epithermal Gold Ore Deposit (the South Urals).
Vikentyev I.V. e.a. (2004) Gold and PGE in massive sulfide ore of the Uzelginsk deposit, Southern Urals, Russia, - Canadian Mineralogist, v.42, p.2, pp.651-665.
      • Orenburgskaya Oblast'
        • Mednogorsk District
          • Sakmara Zone
Vikent'ev, I.V., Moloshag, V.P. and Yudovskaya, M.A. (2006): Geology of Ore Deposits 48(2), 77-107.
Saudi Arabia
 
  • Mintaqah Al Madinah
Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Slovakia
 
  • Banská Bystrica Region
    • Žiar nad Hronom Co.
Ďuďa R., 1993 : Die mineralien der Gold und Silber - lagersttäte von Kremnitz ( Kremnica) in der Slowakei. Mineralien Welt /Haltern,Nemecko/,5, s. 20 - 32
South Africa
 
  • Free State Province
Minerals of South Africa
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Almería
      • Níjar
A. Arribas, F. Hernández, M. A. Fernández Périz, J. Gröbner, G. Leal (2005): Rodalquilar - El oro del capo del ágata. BOCAMINA 15, 12-88.
Sweden
 
  • Småland
    • Oskarshamn
No reference listed
  • Södermanland
    • Nyköping
      • Tunaberg
        • Dammgruvan Ore Field
Dobbe, R. T. M. (1991): Tellurides, Selenides and Associated Minerals in the Tunaberg Copper Deposits, SE Bergslagen, Central Sweden. Mineralogy and Petrology. 44:89-106
Dobbe, Rene T. M. (1991): Tellurides, selenides, and associated minerals in the Tunaberg copper deposits, SE Bergslagen, central Sweden. Mineralogy and Petrology 44, 89-106
  • Värmland
    • Arvika
      • Glava
Cook, N. J.,Ciobanu, C.L.& Danushevskiy, L, (2007): LA-ICP-MS determination of gold in Bi-chalcogenides from four deposits in the Fennoscandian Shield. Geological Survey of Finland, Guide 53, 23-30; Oen, I. S. & Kieft, C. (1984): Paragenetic relations of Bi-, Ag-, Au-, and other tellurides in bornite veins at Glava, Värmland, Sweden. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen 149, 245-266.; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Switzerland
 
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Goms
      • Furka pass area
        • Furka
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 177.
Turkey
 
  • Marmara Region
    • Balikesir Province
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Yahya Çiftçi, M. Kemal Revan, Pınar Şen & Okan Zimitoğlu (2013). International Workshop on Base and Precious Metals May 20 - 27, 2013 Field Trip Guide Book May 24-27, 2013.
U.S. Virgin Islands
Alminas, Henry V.; Foord, Eugene E.; Tucker, Robert E. (1994) Geochemistry, mineralogy, and geochronology of the U.S. Virgin Islands USGS Bulletin 2057 36p
Ukraine
 
  • Odessa Oblast'
    • Dnister-Bug domain
      • Savran-Sinistovska ore zone
Bobrov, O. B., Merkushin, I. E., Sergienko, V. M., Pogukaj, V. I., Mudrovska, I. V., Voloshyn, O. A., ... & Sivoronov, A. O. (2006, August). Object B2. Mayske gold deposit. In International Field Workshop. IAGOD; Bobrov A.B. (2014) Mayske gold deposit. OBJECT G8. IAGOD Field trip.
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Mule Mts
        • Warren District
[MinRec 24:421]
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 390; Graeme, R. (1993), Bisbee revisited, Min.Rec.: 24: 421-436.; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
      • Tombstone Hills
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 389-390; Butler, B.S., et al (1938b), Geology and ore deposits of the Tombstone district, AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 143: 51.
          • Tombstone
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 212, 281; Bideaux, R.A., et al (1960), Some new occurrences of minerals of Arizona, AZ Geol. Soc. Digest: 3: 53-56.
    • La Paz Co.
      • Granite Wash Mts
        • Ellsworth District
          • Vicksburg
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 390.
  • California
Turner, Henry Ward (1898b), Notes on rocks and minerals from California: American Journal of Science, 4th. Series: 5: 424; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 360.
    • Calaveras Co.
      • Mother Lode Belt
        • Carson Hill District (Melones District)
www.mineralsocal.org
          • Melones
            • Carson Hill Gold Mining Company Mines (Carson Hill Mines)
Küstel, Guido (1866), Communication: Berg- u. hüttenm. Zeit, Band 25: 128; Genth, Frederick Augustus (1868); Contributions to mineralogy, No. 7: American Journal of Science, 2nd. series: 45: 312; Silliman, Benjamin, Jr. (1868a), Note on three new localities of tellurium minerals in California and on some mineralogical features of the mother vein: California Academy of Natural Sciences Proceedings: 3: 379; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 51; Mineralogical Record (1989) 20: 129-142.
Küstel, Guido (1866), Communication: Berg- u. hüttenm. Zeit, Band 25: 128; Genth F A (1868) Contributions to mineralogy - No. VII, The American Journal of Science and Arts, 95, 312; Silliman, Benjamin, Jr. (1868a), Note on three new localities of tellurium minerals in California and on some mineralogical features of the mother vein: California Academy of Natural Sciences Proceedings: 3: 379; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 51, 66.
    • Mariposa Co.
      • Mother Lode Belt
        • Bagby-Mariposa-Mount Bullion-Whitlock District
          • Bagby
            • Pacific Mining Co. group
Silliman, Benjamin, Jr. (1868a), Note on three new localities of tellurium minerals in California and on some mineralogical features of the mother vein: California Academy of Natural Sciences Proceedings: 3: 380; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 360; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 51.
    • San Diego Co.
      • Laguna Mts
        • Mt Laguna
Tucker, W. Burling (1925), San Diego, Ventura Counties: California Mining Bureau. Report 21: 344; Weber, F.H., Jr. (1963a) Mines and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 3, 309 pp.: 130; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 51.
    • Tuolumne Co.
      • Mother Lode Belt
        • Jamestown District
          • Jamestown
Native gold from the Jamestown Mine, Tuolumne County, California, Mineralogical Record, Jan 1994 by Nelson, Genne Myers, Leicht, Wayne
        • Tuttletown District
Silliman, Benjamin, Jr. (1868a), Note on three new localities of tellurium minerals in California and on some mineralogical features of the mother vein: California Academy of Natural Sciences Proceedings: 3: 379; Hanks, Henry Garber (1884), Fourth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 4, 410 pp.: 388; Turner, Henry Ward (1898b), Notes on rocks and minerals from California: American Journal of Science, 4th. Series: 5: 427; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 51.
  • Colorado
    • Boulder Co.
      • Balarat District
Dana 6:11.
Brian Kosnar specimen (ex. Jack Byron Collection with label)
      • Gold Hill District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
        • Gold Hill
Mike Scott S102561 fm Cureton #CZQ ID by B Cannon 1993
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Dana 6: 11, 1089; Dana 7:I:206, 424.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
      • Jamestown District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
        • Jamestown
Rocks & Min.:10:83.
RWMW specimem
Dana 6:11 & Dana 7:I:594.; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223; William Crowley Kelly, Edwin Newell Goddard (1969) Telluride Ores of Boulder County, Colorado. GSA Memoir 109.
      • Magnolia District
Dana 6:11.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
Dana 6: 11, 980; Dana 7:I: 594.; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223
Dana 6: 11; Dana 7:I:219.; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223
      • Sugarloaf District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • Gunnison Co.
      • Vulcan District (Cebolla District; Domingo District)
Dana 7:I:199.
        • Vulcan
Dana 7:I:199,594 & II:508.
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
    • Hinsdale Co.
      • Lake City District (Lake District)
        • Lake City
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
    • La Plata Co.
      • La Plata District (California District)
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • Lake Co.
      • Alicante
        • Buckeye Gulch
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
      • Leadville District
Tony Nikischer
    • Saguache Co.
      • Bonanza District (Kerber Creek District)
        • Bonanza
Am Min 89:1043-1047; American Mineralogist (1930) 15: 272-273
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Teller Co.
Korbel & Novak, 1999. Minerals Encyclopaedia, p.17
        • Cripple Creek
Jenson, Eric P. “Magmatic and Hydrothermal Evolution of the Cripple Creek Gold Deposit, Colorado, and Comparisons with Regional and Global Magmatic-Hydrothermal Systems Associated with Alkaline Magmatism”. Diss. U of Arizona, Tucson, 2003. Print. Pg. 350.
Specimens in the collection of Chris Stefano.
Min Rec 36:2 pp143-185
2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
  • Connecticut
    • Fairfield Co.
      • Monroe
Silliman (1819a, 1819b, 1819c); Hitchcock and Silliman (1826); Januzzi (1976); Samuel Robinson (1825) A Catalogue of American Minerals, with their localities. Boston
  • Maine
    • Hancock Co.
      • Sorrento
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, v. 1; Morrill et al. 1958.
  • Michigan
www.deq.state.mi.us/documents/deq-glm-rcim-geology-Minerals_Found_In_Michigan.Pdf.
  • Montana
    • Fergus Co.
      • Warm Springs District (Gilt Edge District; Gold Hill District; Maiden District)
        • Cone Butte Sub-District
Econ Geol (1994) 89:602-627
Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana mineral locality index. Rocks & Minerals, 87, #3, 208-240.
    • Jefferson Co.
      • Whitehall District (Cardwell District)
Spry, P.G., Foster, F., Truckle, J.S., and Chadwick, T.H. (1997): Mineralogy and Petrology 59, 143-164.; Economic Geology,(1996) Vol. 91-3, pp.507-526
    • Madison Co.
      • Norwegian District (Whitehall District)
Mineralogical Magazine 1996 60 : 871-876
  • Nevada
NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Esmeralda Co.
      • Goldfield District
        • Goldfield
Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Humboldt Co.
      • Osgood Mts
        • Potosi District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Lander Co.
      • Ravenswood District
NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Lincoln Co.
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
  • New Mexico
    • Bernalillo Co.
      • Placitas District
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Catron Co.
      • Mogollon Mts
Northrop, 3rd rev. ed. (1996) Minerals of New Mexico
      • Wilcox District
        • Lone Pine Hill area
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd Rev. Ed., 1996
    • Doña Ana Co.
      • Organ Mts
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd. rev. ed. (1996)
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Grant Co.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Hidalgo Co.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Sierra Co.
      • Black Range
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
  • North Carolina
    • Burke Co.
      • Brindletown
Rocks & Min.:60:86.
  • Utah
    • Utah Co.
      • East Tintic Mts
        • East Tintic District
SEM EDS confirmed by Rob Bowell.
  • Virginia
    • Buckingham Co.
      • Gold-Pyrite Belt
Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 371-384
Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 371-384
    • Fluvanna Co.
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
      • Gold-Pyrite Belt
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
    • Spotsylvania Co.
      • Gold-Pyrite Belt
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Uzbekistan
 
  • Tashkent Viloyati (Toshkent)
    • Angren Region
      • Chatkal-Kuraminskii Range
Kovalenker, V. et al New Data on Minerals (2003): 38: 45-56; Plotinskaya, O. Y., Kovalenker, V. A., Seltmann, R., & Stanley, C. J. (2006). Te and Se mineralogy of the high-sulfidation Kochbulak and Kairagach epithermal gold telluride deposits (Kurama Ridge, Middle Tien Shan, Uzbekistan). Mineralogy and Petrology, 87(3-4), 187-207.
Dmitriy I. Belakovskiy (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 101-112.; Evseev, A. A. (1995) Kazaknstan and Middle Asia. A brief Mineralogical Guide. World of Stone 8:24-30; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.; Plotinskaya, O. Y., Kovalenker, V. A., Seltmann, R., & Stanley, C. J. (2006). Te and Se mineralogy of the high-sulfidation Kochbulak and Kairagach epithermal gold telluride deposits (Kurama Ridge, Middle Tien Shan, Uzbekistan). Mineralogy and Petrology, 87(3-4), 187-207.
Zimbabwe
 
  • Mashonaland West
    • Kadoma District
Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
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