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Cyanotrichite Group

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About Cyanotrichite GroupHide

A group of closely related, monoclinic Cu-Al-sulphates.

See also Unnamed (Cyanotrichite-related mineral).



Relationship of Cyanotrichite Group to other SpeciesHide

Minerals structurally related to group:
CamérolaiteCu6Al3(OH)18(H2O)2[Sb(OH)6](SO4)
CarbonatecyanotrichiteCu4Al2(CO3,SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
KhaidarkaniteNa0.34Cu4Al3(OH)14F3 · 2H2O

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chrysocolla1 photo of Cyanotrichite Group associated with Chrysocolla on mindat.org.
Malachite1 photo of Cyanotrichite Group associated with Malachite on mindat.org.
Spangolite1 photo of Cyanotrichite Group associated with Spangolite 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 Cyanotrichite GroupHide

Reference List:
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Hager, S. L., Leverett, P. & Williams, P. A. (2009): Possible structural and chemical relationships in the cyanotrichite group. Canadian Mineralogist 47, 635-648.
Mills, S.J., Christy, A.G., Schnyder, C., Favreau, G., Price, J.R. (2015): The crystal structure of camerolaite and structural variation in the cyanotrichite family of merotypes. Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 1527–1552.

Internet Links for Cyanotrichite GroupHide

Localities for Cyanotrichite GroupHide

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.
Austria
 
  • Lower Austria
    • Industrieviertel
      • Prigglitz
        • Gasteil
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
      • Rauris valley
        • Hüttwinkl valley
          • Alteck - Hoher Sonnblick area
            • Hoher Sonnblick
Uwe Kolitsch
  • Styria
    • Liesing - Palten valley
      • Kalwang
        • Kurze Teichen (Kurzteichen valley)
Kolitsch, U. (2014): 1993) Beaverit-(Cu) und ein Mineral der Cyanotrichitgruppe aus einer Kupferschlacke bei Kalwang, Liesingtal, Steiermark. P. 138 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2014): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXIII. Carinthia II, 204./124., 65-146.
      • Seiz
        • Wolfsgruben (Wolfgruben)
Kolitsch, U., Postl, W., Brandstätter, F., Bernhard, F., Leikauf, B. & Auer, Ch. (2011): 1713) Beaverit-(Cu), Brochantit, Carbonat-Cyanotrichit, Chalkoalumit und Schwefel aus dem Kupfer-Vorkommen der Wolfsgruben bei Seiz, Liesing-Paltental, Steiermark. Pp. 179-181 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2011): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LX. Carinthia II, 201./121., 135-186.
    • Mitterdorf
      • Veitsch
Auer, C., Kolitsch, U., Bernhard, F. (2017): 2050) Brochantit, Camerolait, Cornwallit, Cualstibit-1M, Devillin und Langit von den Kupferschürfen am Dürrkogel in der Veitsch, Steiermark. Pp. 272-273 in Walter, F. et al. (2017): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVI. Carinthia II, 207./127., 217-284.
France
 
  • Occitanie
    • Tarn-et-Garonne
Jean-Marie Laurent collection
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Gengenbach
        • Haigerach valley
          • Silberbrünnle Mine
Anneliese Schwarz collection (visually identified by Uwe Kolitsch)
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