IMPORTANT MESSAGE. We need your support now to keep mindat.org running. Click here to find out why.
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for Educators
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Hide all sections | Show all sections

About Anthophyllite-Gedrite SeriesHide

Series Formula:
☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2 to ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
A series between Anthophyllite and Gedrite


Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Nuummite4 photos of Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series associated with Nuummite on mindat.org.
Cordierite3 photos of Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series associated with Cordierite on mindat.org.
Gedrite3 photos of Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series associated with Gedrite on mindat.org.
Anthophyllite3 photos of Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series associated with Anthophyllite on mindat.org.
Rutile3 photos of Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series associated with Rutile on mindat.org.
Grossular-Pyrope Series2 photos of Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series associated with Grossular-Pyrope Series on mindat.org.
Albite-Anorthite Series2 photos of Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series associated with Albite-Anorthite Series on mindat.org.

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 Anthophyllite-Gedrite SeriesHide

Reference List:
Sort by Year (asc) | by Year (desc) | by Author (A-Z) | by Author (Z-A)
Schindler, M.; Sokolova, E.; Abdu, Y.; Hawthorne, F.C.; Evans, B.W.; Ishida, K. (2008): The crystal chemistry of the gedrite-group amphiboles. I. Crystal structure and site populations. Mineral. Mag., 72, 703-730.
Hawthorne, F.C.; Schindler, M.; Abdu, Y.; Sokolova, E.; Evans, B.W.; Ishida, K. (2008): The crystal chemistry of the gedrite-group amphiboles. II. Stereochemistry and chemical relations. Mineral. Mag., 72, 731-745.

Internet Links for Anthophyllite-Gedrite SeriesHide

Localities for Anthophyllite-Gedrite SeriesHide

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.
Denmark
 
  • Greenland
    • Sermersooq
      • Nuuk (Godthåb)
Uitterdijk Appel, P.W. & Jensen, A. (1987): A new gem material from Greenland: Iridescent orthoamphibole. Gems & Mineralogy. Spring 1987, 36-42
India
 
  • Karnataka
    • Tumkur District
      • Koratagere Taluk
Anantha Iyer, G.V. and Narayanan Kutty, T.R. (1975) Indian Journal of Earth Sciences, 2, #2, 125-141.
Anantha Iyer, G.V. and Narayanan Kutty, T.R. (1975) Indian Journal of Earth Sciences, 2, #2, 125-141.
Norway
 
  • Vest-Agder
    • Vennesla
      • Øvrebø
Jan Kihle specimen
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2018, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: September 26, 2018 07:45:05 Page generated: September 25, 2018 21:12:21
Go to top of page