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Delafossite Group

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About Delafossite GroupHide

Formula:
ABO2
Simple trigonal oxides where A = Cu1+, Ag1+, B = Fe3+, Cr3+, Al.
A large number of synthetic delafossite-type compounds are known, some with unusual physical properties.


Chemical Properties of Delafossite GroupHide

Formula:
ABO2

Relationship of Delafossite Group to other SpeciesHide

Group Members:
Delafossite CuFeO2Trig. 3m (3 2/m)
Mcconnellite CuCrO2Trig.

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.

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Localities for Delafossite GroupHide

ⓘ - 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
    • Belén Department
      • Farallón Negro
        • Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD)
[Delafossite] Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
[Delafossite] Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
  • Mendoza
    • Las Heras Department
      • Uspallata
        • Paramillos de Uspallata
[Delafossite] Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
[Delafossite] Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
  • Neuquén
    • Loncopué department
      • Loncopué
        • Mellao Morales
[Delafossite] Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
  • Santa Cruz
    • Deseado department
      • Deseado massif
        • Tres Cerros
[Delafossite] Brodtkorb (2002): Las Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Atlantic Ocean
 
  • Mid-Atlantic Ridge complex
[Delafossite] Econ Geol (1976) 71:1515-1525
Australia
 
  • Queensland
    • Cloncurry Shire
      • Cloncurry
[Delafossite] No reference listed
    • Mount Isa City Shire
      • Mount Isa
[Delafossite] Sielecki, R. (1988) The Mount Isa-Cloncurry mineral field. Mineralogical Record, Vol. 19, pg. 469-490.
  • South Australia
    • Flinders Ranges
      • South Flinders Ranges
        • Wilmington
[Delafossite] No reference listed
    • Mt Lofty Ranges
      • South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills)
        • Clarendon
[Delafossite] Kolitsch, U. and Elliott, P. (1999): Mineralogy of the Mount Malvern Mine near Clarendon, South Australia. Australian J. Mineral. 5, 3-17.
  • Tasmania
    • West Coast municipality
      • Queenstown district
[Delafossite] Ralph Bottrill et al in prep.; Bottrill, R. S. (2000). A Mineralogical Field Guide for the Western Tasmania Minerals and Museums Tour.
[Delafossite] Bottrill RS & Baker, WE (in prep) Catalogue of Minerals of Tasmania. Mineral Resources Tasmania
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Friesach - Hüttenberg area
      • Hüttenberg
[Delafossite] ETTINGER, K. & MÖRTL, J. (1993): Delafossit vom Hüttenberger Erzberg (Ma. Waitschach), Kärnten, Österreich. Aufschluss 44, 39-43.
[Delafossite] G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
[Delafossite] Ettinger, K., Mörtl, J., (1993): Delafossit vom Hüttenberger Erzberg, (Ma. Waitschach), Kärnten, Österreich, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 44, 39-43
  • Lower Austria
    • Industrieviertel
      • Prigglitz
        • Gasteil
[Delafossite] Kolitsch, U. & Auer, C. (2014): 1889) Allophan(?), Baryt, Brannerit, Brochantit, Cassiterit, Chalkoalumit, Chalkopyrit, Chamosit, Chrysokoll(?), Covellin, ein Mineral der Cyanotrichitgruppe, Delafossit, Dravit, Hamatit, Jarosit, gediegenes Kupfer, Malachit, Manganoxide, Monazit-(Ce), Muskovit, Pyrit, Quarz, Schwefel, Stannit, Tetraedrit, Woodwardit(?) und Xenotim-(Y) vom bronzezeitlichen Kupferbergbau bei Gasteil, Prigglitz, Niederösterreich. Pp. 121-124 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2014): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXIII. Carinthia II, 204./124., 65-146.
  • Salzburg
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Stubach valley
[Delafossite] Strasser, A. (1989): Die Minerale Salzburgs. Salzburg. 346p
    • Saalfelden
      • Leogang
        • Hütten
          • Schwarzleograben
            • Schwarzleo District
[Delafossite] R.Poeverlein (2016)
  • Styria
    • Fischbacher Alpen
      • St. Jakob-Breitenau
        • Hochlantsch
[Delafossite] Kolitsch, U. & Gröbner, J. (2016): Cobaltit, Delafossit und Monazit-(Ce) vom Magnesitbergbau Breitenau am Hochlantsch. Der Steirische Mineralog 31, 50-51.
Azerbaijan
 
  • Ağdam District (Agdam)
[Delafossite] Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Belgium
 
  • Luxembourg Province
    • Stavelot Massif
[Delafossite] Michel Bloindieau
        • Cahai (Cahay)
[Delafossite] 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.
        • Salmchâteau
[Delafossite] Blondieau, M. (2005): Les gisements minéraux du Salmien dans le massif de Stavelot. Published by M. Blondieau, Tellin, Belgium, 90 pp.
[Delafossite] - Blondieau, M. (2005): Les gisements minéraux du Salmien dans le massif de Stavelot. Published by M. Blondieau, Tellin, Belgium, 90 pp.
Canada
 
  • Ontario
    • Haldimand Co.
      • Seneca Township
[Delafossite] Reiner Mielke
China
 
  • Hubei Province
    • Huangshi Prefecture
      • Daye Co.
[Delafossite] Collection of NHM, Vienna
  • Jiangxi Province
    • Jiujiang Prefecture
      • Jiujiang Co.
[Delafossite] http://www.smartminerals.com/cina2004/art_Jiangxi.htm
  • Tibet Autonomous Region
    • Qamdo Prefecture (Changdu Prefecture)
      • Jomdo Co. (Jiangda Co.)
[Delafossite] Gu, X.X., Tang, J.X., Wang, C.S., Chen, J.P., and He, B.B. (2003): Mineralogy and Petrology 78, 1-20
[Delafossite] Dunmo Cheng, Mangen Zhou, and Benxian Wu (1982): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 2(3), 213-216
Cyprus
 
  • Nicosia District (Lefkoşa District; Lefkosia District)
    • Skouriotissa
[Delafossite] Adamides, N. G. (2010). Mafic-dominated volcanogenic sulphide deposits in the Troodos ophiolite, Cyprus Part 1–The deposits of the Solea graben. Applied Earth Science, 119(2), 65-77.
[Delafossite] American Mineralogist (1975): 60: 1013-1018.
Czech Republic
 
  • Vysočina Region
    • Žďár nad Sázavou District
      • Štěpánov nad Svratkou
[Delafossite] Velebil, D., Kráčmar, L.: Ložisko Borovec u Štěpánova (štěpánovský revír). Minerál, 2002, roč. 10, č. 3, s. 163-181.
France
 
  • Grand Est
    • Bas-Rhin
      • Villé Valley
[Delafossite] Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997
  • Occitanie
    • Aude
      • Padern
[Delafossite] Favreau, G., Berbain, C. & Meisser, N. (2003): Cyanophyllite et autres minéraux rares de Padern (Aude). Le Cahiers des Micromonteurs, 82(4), 17-23.
      • Salsigne
[Delafossite] Le Règne Minéral, Hors série (3), 36-54
    • Hérault
[Delafossite] Ambert, P., Balestro, F., Laroche, M., Figueroa, V. and Rovira, S. (2014) Technological aspects of the earliest metallurgy in France: ‘furnaces’ and slags from La Capitelle du Broum (Péret, France). Historical Metallurgy 47(1), 60-74.
    • Pyrénées-Orientales
      • Caixas
        • Fontcouverte
[Delafossite] BERBAIN, C., FAVREAU, G. & MORENO, C. (2010): Mas Vicenç, Fontcouverte, Caixas (Pyrénées-Orientales). Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 107, 20-25.
      • Oms
[Delafossite] erbain, C. ; Favreau, G. ; Aymar, G. (2005) : Mines et minéraux des Pyrénées-Orientales et des Corbières, p. 109-110
    • Tarn
      • Alban
        • Rayssac
[Delafossite] desescaut.jy@voila.fr
      • Villefranche d'Albigeois
[Delafossite] Jean-Marie Laurent collection
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Alpes-Maritimes
      • Puget-Théniers
        • La-Croix-sur-Roudoule
[Delafossite] R. Pierrot, P. Picot, J. Féraud, J. Vernet : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France N° 4 : Alpes-Maritimes", BRGM, 1974
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Freudenstadt
[Delafossite] Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
[Delafossite] K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Gengenbach
        • Haigerach valley
[Delafossite] Wittern,A. (1995) Mineralien finden im Schwarzwald
      • Schenkenzell
        • Wittichen
          • Burgfelsen
[Delafossite] No reference listed
          • Heubach Valley
[Delafossite] No reference listed
[Delafossite] K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Wolfach
        • Oberwolfach
          • Rankach valley
[Delafossite] Walenta, K. (1992): Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 336 pp. (in German)
  • Bavaria
    • Franconia
      • Fichtelgebirge
        • Weißenstadt
          • Rudolfstein
[Delafossite] Meier, S. & Dünkel, B. (2010): Das Zinn- und Uranbergwerk am Rudolfstein bei Weißenstadt, Fichtelgebirge. Lapis 35 (2), 29-37; 54.
    • Upper Palatinate
      • Leonberg
        • Pfaffenreuth
[Delafossite] Lapis, 10 (9), 13-20+50.
  • Hesse
    • Odenwald
      • Lautertal (Odenwald)
[Delafossite]
  • Lower Saxony
    • Harz
      • Lautenthal
        • Wolfshagen
          • Ochsen valley
[Delafossite] Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
      • Wildemann
        • Hütschen valley
[Delafossite] Gröbner, J., Hajek, W., Junker, R. & Nikoleizig, J. (2011): Neue Mineralschätze des Harzes. Papierflieger Verlag GmbH, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany, 127 pp.
  • North Rhine-Westphalia
    • Bergisches Land
      • Engelskirchen
        • Loope
[Delafossite] Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
      • Morsbach
[Delafossite] Golze, R. et al. (2013): Siegerland & Westerwald. Bergbaugeschichte - Mineralienschätze - Fundorte, pp. 588-589.
    • Eifel
      • Düren
        • Untermaubach
[Delafossite] Schachner, D., (1961): Blei-Zink-Lagerstätten im Buntsandstein der Triasmulde Maubach-Mechernich-Kall, Der Aufschluss, 10. Sonderheft
    • Siegerland
      • Hilchenbach
        • Müsen
[Delafossite] Der Aufschluss 2000(2), 71-123
      • Olpe
        • Kirchhundem
          • Silberg
[Delafossite] Mineralien-Welt 19 (1), 28-35.
      • Siegen
        • Eiserfeld
[Delafossite] Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
          • Kohlenbach Valley
[Delafossite] Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
        • Gosenbach
[Delafossite] Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
        • Niederschelden
[Delafossite] Lapis, 12 (12), 23-31+42.
      • Wilnsdorf
[Delafossite] Mineralien-Welt 19 (3) (2008), 28-41.
        • Niederdielfen
[Delafossite] Hucko, S. & Reinhardt, M. (2009): Der Bergbau am Grimberg in Niederdielfen. Mineralien-Welt 20 (2), 8-16 (in German).
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Ahrweiler
      • Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler
        • Hönningen
[Delafossite] GRAF, H.-W. (1992): Mineralien der Nordeifel (2).- Mineralien-Welt, 3, H. 3, p. 23.
      • Lahn valley
[Delafossite] Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
          • Frücht
[Delafossite] Der Aufschluss Vol.55, March/April 2004
      • Mayen
        • Langenfeld
          • St Jost
[Delafossite] Graf, HW., (1991): Die Grube Bendisberg, bei Virneburg / Eifel, Mineralien-Welt 5/91
      • Palatinate
        • Kirchheimbolanden
          • Orbis
[Delafossite] Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
      • Siegerland
        • Gebhardshain
          • Kausen
[Delafossite] Wittern: "Mineralfundstellen in Deutschland", 2001
        • Niederfischbach
          • Niederndorf
[Delafossite] Henrich, J. M. (2007: Die Mineralien der Grube Fürst Moritz bei Niederndorf. Mineralien-Welt 18 (4), 20-26. (in German)
    • Altenkirchen
      • Betzdorf-Gebhardshain
        • Brachbach
[Delafossite] Emser Hefte 1987(4), 62-67
        • Schutzbach
[Delafossite] Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
    • Neuwied
      • Puderbach
[Delafossite] Personal message from Holger Adelmann
  • Saxony-Anhalt
    • Harz
      • Harzgerode mining district
        • Straßberg
[Delafossite] Gröbner, J., Hajek, W., Junker, R. & Nikoleizig, J. (2011): Neue Mineralschätze des Harzes. Papierflieger Verlag GmbH, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany, 127 pp.
    • Mansfeld Basin
      • Helbra
[Delafossite] H. Knoll; Fundstellen im Mansfelder Land, Interessante Mineralien aus den Schlacken der Kupferschiefer-Verhüttung. MineralienWelt, Jg 19 (2008), Heft 1 (Jan-Feb), pag 36-47.
Greece
 
  • Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika)
    • Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium; Lavreotiki Municipality)
[Delafossite] Wendel, W., Blaß, G., Mühlbauer, W. & Markl, G. (1999): Hilarion - Plaka - Sounion: Lavrion-News 1997-1999. Lapis, 24 (7-8), 64-67.; Wendel, W. & Rieck, B. (1999): Lavrion: Die komplette Mineralliste. Lapis, 24 (7-8), 61-63.; PXRD by Alfredo Petrov, 6 April 2017, on Jewel Tunnel specimen.
        • Agios Konstantinos [St Constantine] (Kamariza)
          • Kamariza Mines (Kamareza Mines)
            • Hilarion area
[Delafossite] Branko Rieck
Guyana
 
  • Mazaruni District
    • Kamakusa
[Mcconnellite] Geol.Soc.Amer.,Progr.Ann. Meeting (1967) p. 151; MINERALOGICAL MAGAZINE, DECEMBER 1984, VOL. 48, PP. 560 2
Hungary
 
  • Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén Co.
    • Szalonnai Mts
[Delafossite] Szakáll & Gatter: Hun. Min. Spec., 1993
India
 
  • Jharkhand
    • Singhbhum District
[Delafossite] S. G. Tenainkai, A. G. Ugarkar, M. V. Koti and A. Mookherjee (1991) Copper-bearing clay minerals of the oxidized zone of the Rakha-Chapri Block, Singhbhum Copper Belt, India. Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences, Earth and Planetary Sciences, 100, 13-30.
  • Madhya Pradesh
    • Balaghat District
      • Baihar Tehsil
        • Padritola
[Delafossite] Panigrahi, M.K., and Mookherjee, A. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 133-148.
Indonesia
 
  • Maluku Islands (Moluccas)
    • Maluku Province
      • Bacan Island
[Delafossite] Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Iran
 
  • Kerman Province
    • Rafsanjan County
      • Pariz
[Delafossite] K. J. Henley (1970) Cupriferous Sericite from the Sar Cheshmeh Porphyry Copper Ore, Kerman Province, Iran. Mineralogical Magazine 37:945-947.
  • Markazi Province
    • Astaneh
[Delafossite] Nezafatis, N. (2006): Au-Sn-W-Cu Mineralization in the Astaneh-Sarband Area, West Central Iran. PhD thesis, University of Tübingen (Germany), 116 pp.
Ireland
 
  • Co. Kerry
    • Killarney
      • Lough Leane
[Delafossite] Ixer, R.A. 2004. Catalogue of Petrographic Descriptions for Rock and Ore Samples, Ross Island Mine. In: O'Brien, W. ed. Ross Island - Mining, Metal and Society in Early Ireland. Bronze Age Studies 6, Department of Archaeology, National University of Ireland, Galway, 768pp.
Italy
 
  • Emilia-Romagna
    • Parma Province
      • Berceto
        • Corchia mine
[Delafossite] ADORNI F., GUELFI F. (1997) - La miniera di Fe e Cu di Corchia, Berceto, Appennino Parmense. - Riv. Min. It., N. 3, 217-250.
  • Liguria
    • Genova Province
      • Genova
        • Borzoli
[Delafossite] M.E. Ciriotti (2005) Probed
      • Ne
        • Graveglia Valley
          • Reppia
            • Monte Copello
[Delafossite] Camarda, S., Muzio, C., Passarino, G. & Sanguineti, G. (2013). Reppia, Ne, Val Graveglia, Genova. Minerali secondari di un giacimento ferroso cuprifero. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 3/2013, 176-185.
  • Lombardy
    • Brescia Province
      • Camonica Valley
        • Pisogne
          • Fraine
            • Palotto Valley (Palot Valley)
[Delafossite] Britvin S., Sturla M., Bonacina E., Zambetti L., 2003. Nuovi minerali della miniera del Duadello (Val Pisogne, Brescia). Riv. Mineral. Ital., 27 (2): 107-108.
    • Sondrio Province
      • Valtellina
[Delafossite] AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work.
          • Lanterna Valley
            • Lanzada
              • Campo Moro Valley
[Delafossite] Bedognè, F., Montrasio, A., Sciesa, E. (2006) I minerali della media-alta Valtellina, delle Orobie valtellinesi e della Val Poschiavo. Aggiornamenti sulle altre località della provincia di Sondrio. Bettini, Sondrio, 255 pp.
  • Piedmont
    • Alessandria Province
      • Voltaggio
[Delafossite] 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, 607 pag.
    • Torino Province
      • Canavese District
        • Léssolo
          • Cálea
[Delafossite] Preite, D., Ciriotti, M. E., Blaβ, G., Piccoli, G. (2006). Novità da Brosso: delafossite. MICRO (UK report), 2006, 27-28.
      • Lanzo Valleys
        • Viù Valley
          • Usseglio
[Delafossite] 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.
  • Trentino-Alto Adige (Trentino-Südtirol)
    • Trento Province
      • Mocheni Valley
        • Frassilongo
          • Roveda
[Delafossite] Ferretti, P., Camin, C., Fassina, B., Gentile, P., Rocchetti, I., Vecchi, F. (2018) Miniera Tingherla (Frassilongo, Valle del Fersina). Aggiornamento di una località classica della mineralogia trentina. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 42, 2 (2-2018), 108-141.
  • Tuscany
    • Livorno Province
      • Campigliese (Campiglia Mountains; Campiglia Ridge)
        • Campiglia Marittima
[Delafossite] Francesco Bonott
      • Piombino
[Delafossite] Franzini, M., Perchiazzi, N. (1992): I minerali delle scorie ferrifere etrusche di Baratti (Livorno). Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, Serie A, 99, 43-77; Franzini, M., Perchiazzi, N., Bartoli, M.L., Chiappino, L. (1992): Baratti (LI): una nuova località mineralogica italiana analoga al Laurion. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 15, 1 (1-1992), 1-14 [1a parte]; Cerutti, G., Preite, D. (1995): Mineralien der etruskischen Schlacken von Baratti, Toskana. Lapis, 20, 4, 13-18 and 50.
Japan
 
  • Shikoku Island
    • Ehime Prefecture
      • Niihama City
        • Besshi
[Delafossite] Minakawa & Dehara (2005) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 150.
Kazakhstan
 
  • Karaganda
[Delafossite] http://webmineral.ru/deposits/item.php?id=2363
Luxembourg
 
  • Diekirch District
    • Wiltz
      • Goesdorf commune
        • Goesdorf
[Delafossite] Philippo, S. & Hanson, A. (2007): La minéralisation en antimoine de Goesdorf. Ferrantia 49, 111-146.
Mexico
 
  • Durango
    • Mun. de Mapimí
      • Boruquillas
[Delafossite] Panczner(1987):105-373.
      • Mapimí
[Delafossite] Rocks & Min.: 56:247.
  • Sonora
    • Mun. de Santa Cruz
      • Cuitaca
[Delafossite] Berrocal-Lopez, et al 2009; Valencia, V. A., Noguez-Alcántara, B., Barra, F., Ruiz, J., Gehrels, G., Quintanar, F., & Valencia-Moreno, M. (2006). Geocronología de Re-Os en molibdenita y LA-ICPMS-MC U-Pb en circón para el pórfido cuprífero de Milpillas: aportaciones para esclarecer la evolución temporal de la mineralización en el Distrito de Cananea, Sonora, México. Revista mexicana de ciencias geológicas, 23(1), 39-53.
    • Sonoripa District
[Delafossite] Dana 7:I:674.
Mongolia
 
  • Orhon Aimag (Orkhon Aimag)
    • Erdenet
[Delafossite] Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Namibia
 
  • Erongo Region
    • Arandis
[Delafossite] Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2007): Namibia. Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag, Haltern, 341 pp. (in English)
  • Karas Region
    • Karasburg District
      • Tsams Farm 685
[Delafossite] Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 389 pp. (in English)
  • Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region)
    • Tsumeb
[Mcconnellite] Ettler, V., Johan, Z., Kříbek, B., Šebek, O. & Mihaljevič, M. (2009): Mineralogy and environmental stability of slags from the Tsumeb smelter, Namibia. Applied Geochemistry 24, 1-15.
Pakistan
 
  • Balochistan (Baluchistan)
    • Chagai District
[Delafossite] Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
[Delafossite] Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Portugal
 
  • Aveiro District
    • Albergaria-a-Velha
      • Branca
[Delafossite] Marques de Sá, J. & Leal Gomes, C. (2010): Les mines de cuivre et nickel de Palhal et Telhadela, Albergaria-a-Velha, Aveiro, Portugal. Le Règne Minéral, 92, 36-47.
Russia
 
  • Urals Region
    • Middle Urals
      • Sverdlovskaya Oblast'
        • Nizhnii Tagil
[Delafossite] Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Slovakia
 
  • Košice Region
    • Gelnica Co.
      • Gelnica (Göllnitz)
[Delafossite] Pauliš P., Ďuďa R., 2002: Nejzajimavejší mineralogická nalezište Slovenska. Kuttna, Kutná Hora, 134p.
[Delafossite] Háber,M., 1980: Mineralogische – geochemische und paragenetische Erfoschung hydrotermaler Gänge im Gebiet zwischen Prakovce und Kojšov (SGR). Záp.Karpáty – sér. Miner.,petrograf.,geochém., metalog., 7 – 131
    • Košice Co.
      • Medzev (Metzenseifen)
[Delafossite] Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
[Delafossite] Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
    • Rožňava Co.
      • Rožňava (Rosenau; Rozsnyó)
[Delafossite] - Varček, C. (1959): Paragenetické pomery žily Mária v Rožňave. Geol. Práce, Zoš., 55, 181-213.
    • Spišská Nová Ves Co.
[Delafossite] Števko M., Dojčanský Ľ., Volejník M., Sejkora J. (2017): Nový nález sekundárnych minerálov na Hrubej žile v Rudňanoch. Minerál, 25, 1, 87-93 (in Slovak).
South Africa
 
  • Limpopo Province
    • Bushveld Complex
      • Waterberg District
        • Bela-Bela (Warmbaths; Warmbad)
[Delafossite] Atanasova, M., Cairncross, B. and Windisch, W.R. (2016) Microminerals of the Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Popular Geoscience Series 6, Council for Geoscience, Pretoria, South Africa, 146 pg
  • Mpumalanga Province
    • Ehlanzeni District
      • Pilgrim's Rest
        • Pilgrim's Rest
[Delafossite] Steve Sorrell Collection
  • North West Province
    • Bojanala Platinum District
      • Western Bushveld Complex
        • Brits (Brits District)
[Delafossite] Species list by Dr. Hans Börner
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Seville
      • El Pedroso
[Delafossite] Dana 7:I:674.
  • Aragón
    • Zaragoza
      • Fombuena
[Delafossite] Calvo, G., Viñals, J. y Calvo, M. (2008). Presencia de delafossita, gibbsita y cianotriquita en un yacimiento cuprífero del barranco de la Sierra, Fombuena (Zaragoza). Macla, 9, 59-60.; Analyzed by XRD by Dr. Joan Vinals (Barcelona)
  • Basque Country
    • Álava
      • Legutiano (Villarreal de Álava)
        • Ollerías
[Delafossite] Calvo, M. (2009). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol IV.Óxidos e hidróxidos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 751 págs.
    • Vizcaya
      • Bilbao
        • Castrejana
[Delafossite] Calvo, M. (2009): Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IV, Óxidos e Hidróxidos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid - Fundación Gómez Pardo. 752 pp
Switzerland
 
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Anniviers Valley
      • Ayer
[Delafossite] Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
      • Grimentz
[Delafossite] Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
UK
 
  • England
    • Cornwall
      • Marazion
[Delafossite] BMS Database
USA
 
  • Alaska
    • Yukon-Koyukuk Borough
      • Kaiyuh District
[Delafossite] U.S. Geological Survey, 2008, Alaska Resource Data File (ARDF): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1225.
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Dubacher Canyon
[Delafossite] MRDS database Dep. ID file #10096107, MRDS ID #TC40403.
      • Mule Mts
        • Warren District
[Delafossite] Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd. ed.:69
            • Calumet and Arizona group of claims (Calumet and Arizona Mining Company group of claims)
[Delafossite] various added photos
[Delafossite] Rolf Luetcke
            • Queen Hill
[Delafossite] MRDS database Dep. ID file #10046248, MRDS ID #M241115.
[Delafossite] Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 108.
    • Graham Co.
      • Gila Mts
        • Lone Star District (Safford District; Dos Pobres District)
          • Sanchez
[Delafossite] MRDS database Dep. ID #10026888, MRDS ID #M000791.
    • Pinal Co.
      • Dripping Spring Mts
        • Mineral Creek District (Ray District)
          • Scott Mountain
[Delafossite] Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 200; Jones, R.W. & W.E. Wilson (1983), The Ray mine, Min.Rec.: 14(5): 311-322.
    • Yavapai Co.
      • Black Hills (Black Hill Range)
        • Verde District
          • Jerome
[Delafossite] Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 200.
  • California
    • San Bernardino Co.
      • Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range)
        • Clark Mountain District (Clark District)
          • Mohawk Hill
[Delafossite] [Mineralien Welt 1/93:44]
  • Idaho
    • Lemhi Co.
      • Eureka District
        • Salmon
          • Sal Mountain
[Delafossite] Dana 7:I:675.
  • Nevada
    • Eureka Co.
[Delafossite] Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
    • Lyon Co.
      • Singatse Range
        • Yerington District
          • Yerington
[Delafossite] Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
    • Pershing Co.
      • Antelope District
[Delafossite] NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • White Pine Co.
      • Robinson District
[Delafossite] NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
[Delafossite] AmMin 7:102-103 (1922).
[Delafossite] NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
        • Tripp-Veteran pit
[Delafossite] NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
  • New Mexico
    • Sierra Co.
      • Black Range
[Delafossite] Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
          • Lookout Mountain
[Delafossite] Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Socorro Co.
[Delafossite] [MinRec 20:24]
        • Magdalena
[Delafossite] Min Rec 20:1 pp13-24
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