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Volynskite

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About VolynskiteHide

Formula:
AgBiTe2
Colour:
Bright lead-gray
Lustre:
Metallic
Hardness:
2½ - 3
Crystal System:
Orthorhombic
Name:
Named after I.S. Volynskii (1900-1962), Institute of Mineralogy, Moscow, Russia.
Matildite Group.

According to Zav'yalov (1985), volynskite is isostructural with bohdanowiczite.

Compare 'UM1984-40-Te:AgBi', 'UM1986-65-Te:AgBi', and 'Unnamed (Ag-Bi Telluride)' - the chemically related species.


Classification of VolynskiteHide

Approved
2.JA.20

2 : SULFIDES and SULFOSALTS (sulfides, selenides, tellurides; arsenides, antimonides, bismuthides; sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites, etc.)
J : Sulfosalts of PbS archetype
A : Galena derivatives with little or no Pb
3.7.1.3

3 : SULFOSALTS
7 : ø = 2
5.2.24

5 : Sulphosalts - Sulpharsenites and Sulphobismuthites (those containing Sn, Ge,or V are in Section 6)
2 : Sulpharsenites etc. of Ag

Physical Properties of VolynskiteHide

Metallic
Transparency:
Opaque
Colour:
Bright lead-gray
Hardness:
2½ - 3 on Mohs scale

Chemical Properties of VolynskiteHide

Formula:
AgBiTe2
Common Impurities:
Cu

Crystallography of VolynskiteHide

Crystal System:
Orthorhombic

Type Occurrence of VolynskiteHide

Other Language Names for VolynskiteHide

German:Volynskit
Simplified Chinese:碲铋银矿
铋碲银矿
Spanish:Volynskita

Relationship of Volynskite to other SpeciesHide

Structurally related to group(s):

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
1 photo of Volynskite associated with PyriteFeS2
1 photo of Volynskite associated with ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
1 photo of Volynskite associated with HessiteAg2Te
1 photo of Volynskite associated with StütziteAg5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
1 photo of Volynskite associated with RucklidgeitePbBi2Te4
1 photo of Volynskite associated with AltaitePbTe

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

2.JA.05eBenjaminiteAg3Bi7S12Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.05gBorodaeviteAg5(Bi,Pb,Fe)8(Sb,Bi)2S17Mon.
2.JA.05aCupropavoniteCu0.9Ag0.5Pb0.6Bi2.5S5Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.05aKitaibeliteAg10PbBi30S51
2.JA.05iLivingstoniteHgSb4S6(S2)Mon. 2/m : B2/b
2.JA.05dMakovickyiteCu1.12Ag0.81Pb0.27Bi5.35S9Mon. 2/m
2.JA.05fMummeiteCu0.58Ag3.11Pb1.10Bi6.65S13Mon.
2.JA.05aPavoniteAgBi3S5Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.05bGrumipluciteHgBi2S4Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.05hMozgovaitePbBi4S7Orth.
2.JA.05dCupromakovickyiteCu4AgPb2Bi9S18Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.05cKudriavite(Cd,Pb)Bi2S4Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.05aCupromakopavoniteAg3Cu8Pb4Bi19S38Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.05DantopaiteAg5Bi13S22Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.10aCuprobismutiteCu8AgBi13S24Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.10cHodrušiteCu8Bi12S22Mon.
2.JA.10ePadĕraiteCu7[(Cu,Ag)0.33Pb1.33Bi11.33]S22Mon.
2.JA.10dPizgrischite(Cu,Fe)Cu14PbBi17S35Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.10bKupčíkiteCu3.4Fe0.6Bi5S10Mon. 2/m : B2/m
2.JA.15SchapbachiteAg0.4Pb0.2Bi0.4SIso.
2.JA.15CuboargyriteAgSbS2Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m)
2.JA.20BohdanowicziteAgBiSe2Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3m1
2.JA.20MatilditeAgBiS2Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3m1

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

3.7.1.1MatilditeAgBiS2Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3m1
3.7.1.2BohdanowicziteAgBiSe2Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3m1

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

5.2.1SmithiteAgAsS2Mon. 2/m
5.2.2TrechmanniteAgAsS2Trig.
5.2.3ProustiteAg3AsS3Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3c
5.2.4XanthoconiteAg3AsS3Mon. 2/m : B2/b
5.2.5Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3m1
5.2.6Pearceite-T2acTrig. 3 2 : P3 2 1
5.2.7ArgentotennantiteAg6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12SIso. 4 3m : I4 3m
5.2.8MiargyriteAgSbS2Mon. 2/m : B2/b
5.2.9PyrargyriteAg3SbS3Trig. 3m : R3c
5.2.10PyrostilpniteAg3SbS3Mon. 2/m : P21/b
5.2.11StephaniteAg5SbS4Orth. mm2 : Cmc21
5.2.12Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]Mon. 2/m : B2/m
5.2.13BillingsleyiteAg7AsS6Iso. 2 3 : P21 3
5.2.14Polybasite-TacTrig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3m1
5.2.15Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12Iso. 4 3m : I4 3m
5.2.16AramayoiteAg3Sb2(Bi,Sb)S6Tric. 1 : P1
5.2.17MatilditeAgBiS2Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3m1
5.2.18SchapbachiteAg0.4Pb0.2Bi0.4SIso.
5.2.19PavoniteAgBi3S5Mon. 2/m : B2/m
5.2.20ArcubisiteAg6CuBiS4
5.2.21BohdanowicziteAgBiSe2Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3m1
5.2.22SelenostephaniteAg5SbSe4Orth.
5.2.23Benleonardite[Ag6(Sb,As)2S6Te] [Ag9Cu(S,Te)2Te2]Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : P3m1

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 VolynskiteHide

Reference List:
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American Mineralogist (1966): 51: 531.
Eksperimental’no-Metodicheskie Issledovaniya of Ore Minerals (K.A. Vlasov, editor), Nauka Press, Moscow: 129-141.
Uzbekskii Geologicheskii Zhurnal (1980): (2): 24-26.
Zav'yalov, E. N. (1985): Isostructural nature of bohdanowiczite and volynskite. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 114, 434-440 (in Russian).
American Mineralogist (1991): 76: 257-265.

Internet Links for VolynskiteHide

Localities for VolynskiteHide

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 Province
    • 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.; 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.
  • San Luis Province
    • Coronel Pringles Department
      • Carolina
Gallard-Esquivel, M.C., Cepedal, A., Fuertes-Fuente, M., Martin-Izard, A. (2018) Enrichment in critical metals (In-Ge) and Te-Se in epithermal deposits of the ‘La Carolina’district, San Luis, Argentina. Mineralogical Magazine, 82(S1), S61-S87.
Armenia (TL)
 
  • Gegharkunik Province
    • Vardenis
Eksp. Metod. Issled. Rudnykh Mineralov, 1965, 129–141; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Harris, D. C., Sinclair, W. D., & Thorpe, R. I. (1983). Telluride minerals from the Ashley Deposit, Bannockburn Township, Ontario. The Canadian Mineralogist, 21(1), 137-143.
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
    • Boddington Shire
      • Boddington
Kalleske, N. L. (2010). Mineralogical and petrogenetic study of gold ore from the Boddington Gold Deposit, WA (Doctoral dissertation).
    • Coolgardie Shire
No reference listed; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
        • Kambalda Nickel mines
Hudson, D.R. (1986) Platinum-group minerals from the Kambalda nickel deposits, Western Australia, Economic Geology, Vol 81, No.5 pp.1218-1225. Hudson, D.R., Robinson, B.W., Vigers, R.B.W. (1978) Zoned michenerite-testibiopalladite from Kambalda, Western Australia, The Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 16 May 1978, pp.121-126.
    • Meekatharra Shire
      • Gabanintha
        • Quinns gold area
Hassan, L. Y. (2017). Alteration Associated with the Austin-Quinns VMS Prospects, Northern Yilgarn Craton. Geological Survey of Western Australia, Record 2017/10, 61p.
    • Sandstone Shire
      • Youanmi
Hassan, L.Y., Roberts, M.P. (2016): Tellurides associated with volcanogenic massive sulfide (VMS) mineralization at Yuinmery and Austin, Western Australia. Ore Geology Reviews: 80: 352–362; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=12905 (2016)
Azerbaijan
 
  • Balakan District
    • Belokan-Avar ore district
Int J Econ & Environ Geology Vol 1(2) pp 25-29
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Liard Mining Division
      • Iskut River
Minfile Number 104B 250; Rhys, D.A. (1993): Geology of the Snip mine and its relationship to the magmatic and deformational history of the Johnny Mountain area, northwestern British Columbia. The University of British Columbia, unpublished M.Sc. thesis, 1993, 278 pp.
    • Omenica Mining Division
      • Lindquist Lake
Roberts, J. (2017). Telluride mineralogy at the Deer Horn Au-Ag-Te-(Bi-Pb-W) deposit, Lindquist Peak, west-central British Columbia: implications for the generation of tellurides (MS dissertation, University of British Columbia).
  • Manitoba
    • Flin Flon District
Healy, R.E. & Petruk, W. (1990) Petrology of Au-Ag-Hg and "invisible" gold in the Trout Lake massive sulfide deposit, Flin Flon, Manitoba. Canadian Mineralogist 28, 189-206.
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
    • Labrador
      • Voisey´s Bay
Kelvin et al. Canadian Mineralogist 49, 1505
  • Ontario
    • Sudbury District
      • Blezard Township
Ames, D.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Douma, S.L., 2003, Sudbury Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Mineralogy Compilation: Sudbury Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI): Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1787
      • Denison Township
Ames, D.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Douma, S.L., 2003, Sudbury Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Mineralogy Compilation: Sudbury Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI): Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1787
      • Drury Township
Ames, D.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Douma, S.L., 2003, Sudbury Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Mineralogy Compilation: Sudbury Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI): Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1787
      • Garson Township
Ames, D.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Douma, S.L., 2003, Sudbury Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Mineralogy Compilation: Sudbury Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI): Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1787
      • Levack Township
Ames, D.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Douma, S.L., (2003), Sudbury Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Mineralogy Compilation: Sudbury Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI): Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1787
      • MacLennan Township
Ames, D.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Douma, S.L., 2003, Sudbury Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Mineralogy Compilation: Sudbury Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI): Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1787
      • McKim Township
Ames, D.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Douma, S.L., 2003, Sudbury Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Mineralogy Compilation: Sudbury Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI): Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1787
      • Snider Township
Ames, D.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Douma, S.L., 2003, Sudbury Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Mineralogy Compilation: Sudbury Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI): Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1787
    • Timiskaming District
      • Bannockburn Township
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404; D. C. Harris, W. D. Sinclair, and R. I. Thorpe (1983) Telluride minerals from the Ashley Deposit, Bannockburn Township, Ontario. Can Mineral 21: 137-143
China
 
  • Hebei
    • Zhangjiakou
      • Chongli Co.
        • Dongping Au-Te ore field
Wang, D., Liu, J., Zhai, D., Carranza, E. J., Wang, Y., Zhen, S., ... & Zhang, F. (2019). Mineral Paragenesis and Ore‐Forming Processes of the Dongping Gold Deposit, Hebei Province, China. Resource Geology, 69(3), 287-313.
  • Henan
    • Nanyang
      • Tongbai Co.
Vikent'ev, I. V., Sidorova, N. V., Vikent'eva, O. V., Su, S. G., Luo, Z. H., & Bortnikov, N. S. (2015, June). Tellurides in the Laowan gold deposit (East China): New evidence for a magmatic source of hydrothermal fluids. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 462, No. 2, p. 581). Springer Science & Business Media.
    • Sanmenxia
      • Lingbao Co.
Zhenkuan Luo, Kang Guan, and Manzhi Wang (1992): Geology and Prospecting 28(2), 31-35
        • 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
  • Jilin
    • Yanbian Chaoxianzu
      • Hunchun Co.
        • Xiaoxinancha
Junfeng Shi (1998): Journal of Precious Metallic Geology 7(4), 274-280; Chil-Sup So, Bai-Lu Jin, Seong-Taek Yun, Chul-Ho Heo, and Seung-Jun Youm (2002): Economic and Environmental Geology 35(3), 211-220
  • Xinjiang
    • Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture)
        • Fuyun Co. (Koktokay Co.)
Benhai Li, Shuangting Yi, and Xiudi Xue (1991): Xinjiang Geology 9(4); Minqing Cheng, Yuchun Yang, Fuyi Jia, Qingshan Yang, Guifang Zhao, Cunchang Wang, and Sen Huang (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(7), 35-39
  • Zhejiang
    • Lishui
      • Suichang Co.
        • Suichang gold mine
Zhenkuan Luo, Guiming Hu, and Kang Guan (1985): Mineral Deposits 4(4), 47-55; Minghua Zheng and Jianming Liu (1986): Mineral Deposits 5(1), 39-52; Zhenkuan Luo, Kang Guan, Manzhi Wang, and Chuantai Wang (1999): Guizhou Geology 5(3), 69-74
Cuba
 
  • Camagüey Province
    • Camagüey District
      • Guáimaro
López K Jesús M., Moreira Jesús, Gandarillas José (2006): GEOLOGY OF THE FLORENCIA GOLD – TELLURIDE DEPOSIT (CAMAGÜEY, CUBA) AND SOME METALLURGICAL CONSIDERATIONS. Earth Sciences Research Journal 10(2), 105-116.
Czech Republic
 
  • Ústí nad Labem Region
    • Děčín District
      • Jílové
        • Jílové gold mining district
          • Bohuliby
Lapis 2000(4), 13-30
Denmark
 
  • Greenland
    • Sermersooq
      • Arsuk Fjord
        • Ivittuut (Ivigtut)
Petersen, O.V. and Secher, K. (1993): The minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-65 (p.36)
Finland
 
  • Central Finland
    • Jyväskylä
Hietanen, Sini (2015) Keski-Suomen granitoidikomplekssin malmiviitteet Hiekkapohjan alueella. Pro gradu-tutkielm, Kaivannaistiedekunta, Oulun Yliopisto 2015.
    • Luhanka
Luukkonen, Ari (1994): Main geological features, metallogeny and hydrotermal alteration phenomena of certain gold and gold-tin-tungsten prospects in Southern Finland. Geological Survey of Finland. Bulletin 377. 153p.
  • Kainuu
    • Suomussalmi
Eilu, P. (2003). Exploration for orogenic gold deposits. Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining 2003. Rovaniemi, Finland
Kojonen, Kari, Pakkanen, Lassi, Johanson, Bo (1996). Kullan esiintyminen Suomussalmen Pahkalammen kultamalmiaiheessa. GTK:n arkistoraportti M42.4/4513/3/96/1.
  • North Karelia
Hytönen,K. (1999): Suomen Mineraalit. Geologian tutkimuskeskus. Erillisjulkaisu, Jyväskylä, 399 pp (p.346)
Kojonen, Kari, Johanson, Bo, Pakkanen, Lassi and O´Brien, Hugh 1991. Ilomantsin Korvilansuo Au-malmiaiheen mineralogiaa ja petrografiaa, 40 s. Geologian Tutkimuskeskus arkistoraportti M19/4244/-91/1/42.
Geological Survey of Finland 2008. Pampalo(Ward)-Gold Database.; Vymazalová, A., Kojonen, K., Laufek, F., Johanson, B., Stanley, C. J., Plášil, J., & Halodová, P. (2019). Pampaloite, AuSbTe, a new mineral from Pampalo gold mine, Finland. Mineralogical Magazine, 83(3), 393-400.
  • North Ostrobothnia
    • Pudasjärvi
Karinen, Tuomo 2010. The Koillismaa intrusion northeasten Finland - evidence for PGE reef forming processes in the layered series. Geological Survey of Finland Bulletin 404
  • Pirkanmaa
    • Orivesi
Kinnunen, Aulis 2008. A paleoproterozoic high-sulfidation epithermal deposit at Orivesi, Southern Finland. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Series A. Scientiae Rerum Naturalium 507.
Greece
 
  • Central Macedonia
    • Chalkidiki
      • Aristotelis
        • Cassandra Mines
McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Guyana
 
  • Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo Region
    • Omai
www.mineralogicalassociation.ca/doc/abstracts/cm3_Vol37_Jun99.pdf.
Gabriel Voicu (1999) Geology, Geochemistry and Metallogeny of the Omai Gold Deposit, Guiana Shield, South America. PhD Thesis University of Quebec Chicoutimi.
India
 
  • Karnataka
    • Kolar District
      • Kolar Gold Fields
        • Central Schist Belt
Genkin A D, Safonov Y G, Vasudev V N, Rao B K, Boronikhin V A, Vyalsov L N, Gorshkov A I, Mokhov A V (1985) Kolarite PbTeCl2 and radhakrishnaite PbTe3(Cl,S)2, new mineral species from the Kolar Gold Deposit, India, The Canadian Mineralogist, 23, 501-506
Japan
 
  • Fukuoka prefecture
    • Tagawa-gun
      • Kawara
        • Sannotake mine
Shimada et al (1981) Mineralogical Journal, 10, 269-278.; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Kazakhstan
 
  • East Kazakhstan
    • Ayagoz
Filimonova, L.E., Levin, V.L., Abulgazina, S.D., Eremeeva, E.Ya., Mitina, V.F. (1986) Tellurium minerals in ores of the Aidarly porphyry copper deposit. Zapiski Vses. Mineralog. Obshch.: ll5(4): 459-466 (in Russian); in: Jambor, J.L., Vanko, D.A. (1989): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 74: 949
Mongolia
 
  • Bayanhongor Province
Władysław Zygo (2011) Tsagaan Tsakhir gold deposit: geology and mineralization, Mongolia. Slovakia.SGA Student Conference Mineral resources for the society Prague, April15 19,2011
Morocco
 
  • Drâa-Tafilalet
    • Ouarzazate Province
      • Tazenakht
        • Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District)
          • Bleida
El Ghorfi, M., Oberthür, T., Melcher, F., Lüders, V., El Boukhari, A., Maacha, L., Ziadi, R., and Baoutoul, H. (2006): Mineralium Deposita 41, 549-564.; Bernhard Pracejus (2015) The Ore Minerals Under the Microscope, Volume 3 2nd Edition. Elsevier 1118p
Norway
 
  • Trøndelag
    • Meldal
McQueen, K. G. (1990): Tellurides in metamorphosed stringer ore from the Dragset deposit, south Trondelag, Norway. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte 1990, 205-216.
    • Trondheim
      • Bymarka
Størseth, L. R. (2016): Kompleks sulfidmineralisering i kaledonske kvartsganger ved Trondheim. Norsk mineralsymposium 2016: 61-76
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesian Voivodeship
    • Jawor Co.
      • Gmina Bolków
Mikulski, S. Z. (2005, January). The telluride mineralization event (s) within the late-variscan gold deposits in the western Sudetes (NE part of the Bohemian massif, SW Poland). In Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge (pp. 1415-1418). Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Romania
 
  • Caraş-Severin
    • Banat Mts
Cook, N. J., Ciobanu, C. L., & Bogdanov, K. (2002) Trace mineralogy of the Upper Cretaceous banatitic Magmatic and metallogenetic Belt, SE Europe. In 11th Quadrennial IAGOD symposium–Geocongress 2002, Windhoek, Namibia, July 2002. CD Volume of extended abstracts.
        • Ocna de Fier (Vaskö-Moraviţa; Vaskö-Moravicza; Eisenstein)
Mineralogical Magazine, Vol. 65(3), pp. 351–372
  • Hunedoara
    • Stănija (Sztanizsa)
Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2004). Bismuth tellurides and sulphosalts from the Larga hydrothermal system, Metaliferi Mts, Romania: Paragenesis and genetic significance. Mineralogical Magazine 68:301–321
Russia
 
  • Bashkortostan
    • Baymak-Buribay District
Maslennikov, V. V., Maslennikova, S. P., Large, R. R., Danyushevsky, L. V., Herrington, R. J., & Stanley, C. J. (2013). Tellurium-bearing minerals in zoned sulfide chimneys from Cu-Zn massive sulfide deposits of the Urals, Russia. Mineralogy and Petrology, 107(1), 67-99.
Tseluyko, A. S., Maslennikov, V. V., Ayupova, N. R., Maslennikova, S. P., & Danyushevsky, L. V. (2019). Tellurium-Bearing Mineralization in Clastic Ores at the Yubileynoe Copper Massive Sulfide Deposit (Southern Urals). Geology of Ore Deposits, 61(2), 133-161.
  • Chelyabinsk Oblast
    • Plastovsky District
      • Plast
        • Kochkar' District
Vikent'eva, O., & Vikentev, I. (2016, April). Occurrence modes of As, Sb, Te, Bi, Ag in sulfide assemblages of gold deposits of the Urals. In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 123, No. 1, p. 012028). IOP Publishing.; Vikent'eva, O., & Vikentev, I. (2016, April). Occurrence modes of As, Sb, Te, Bi, Ag in sulfide assemblages of gold deposits of the Urals. In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 123, No. 1, p. 012028). IOP Publishing.; Vikent'eva, O., & Vikentev, I. (2016, April). Occurrence modes of As, Sb, Te, Bi, Ag in sulfide assemblages of gold deposits of the Urals. In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 123, No. 1, p. 012028). IOP Publishing.
Vikent’eva, O. V., & Bortnikov, N. S. The Large Svetlinsk Au-Te Deposit, South Urals: Telluride Mineralization for Genetic Reconstructions. MINERAL RESOURCES IN A SUSTAINABLE WORLD • 13th SGA Biennial Meeting 2015. Proceedings, Volume 2 pp851-854; Vikent'eva, O., & Vikentev, I. (2016, April). Occurrence modes of As, Sb, Te, Bi, Ag in sulfide assemblages of gold deposits of the Urals. In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 123, No. 1, p. 012028). IOP Publishing.
    • Sosnovsky District
      • Bereznyakovskoe ore field
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).
Plotinskaya, O. Y., Grabezhev, A. I., Groznova, E. O., Seltmann, R., & Lehmann, B. (2014). The Late Paleozoic porphyry–epithermal spectrum of the Birgilda–Tomino ore cluster in the South Urals, Russia. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 79, 910-931.
  • Komi Republic
    • Kozhim River Basin
Kuznetsov, S. K., Sokerina, N. V., Filippov, V. N., Sokerin, M. Y., & Zharkov, V. A. (2012, January). Selenium minerals in gold-bearing veins of the North Urals. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 442, No. 1, pp. 148-151). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica.
  • Murmansk Oblast
Чернявский, А. В., Волошин, А. В., & Войтеховский, Ю. Л. (2013). ЗОЛОТОРУДНЫЕ ПРОЯВЛЕНИЯ ПАНАРЕЧЕНСКОЙ ВУЛКАНО-ТЕКТОНИЧЕСКОЙ СТРУКТУРЫ, КОЛЬСКИЙ РЕГИОН: ТИПЫ МИНЕРАЛИЗАЦИИ. МАТЕРИАЛЫ МЕЖДУНАРОДНОЙ КОНФЕРЕЦИИ, 197.
  • Republic of Karelia
    • 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
  • Sakha Republic (Yakutia)
    • Aldan Shield
      • Tyry River
Bortnikov, N.S., Gamyanin, G.N., Vikent’eva, O.V., Prokof’ev, V.Y., lpatov, V.A., and Bakharev, A.G. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(2), 87-128.
Saudi Arabia
 
  • Mintaqah Al Madinah
Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
  • Mintaqah Tabuk
    • Wejh
Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Sweden
 
  • Värmland County
    • Årjäng
      • Sillerud
Alm, E.; Sundblad, K.; Broman, C. & Schöberg, H. (1999): The gold-bearing quartz veins in the Harnäs area, Sweden. In : Cook, N.J. & Sundblad, K (Editors): Abstract Volume, Gold '99 Trondheim, Precambrian Gold in the Fennoscandian and Ukrainian Shields and Related Areas, May 4-6 1999, Geological Survey of Norway SI: 15-17
    • 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.
Tajikistan
 
  • Sughd
Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; 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.; Kovalenker, V. A., Safonov, Y. G., Naumov, V. B., & Rusinov, V. L. (1997). The Epithermal Gold-Telluride Kochbulak Deposit. Geology of Ore Deposits C/C of Geologiia Rudnykh Mestorozhdenii, 39, 107-128.
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Cochise County
[MinRec 24:421]
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 416; 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.
  • Colorado
    • Hinsdale Co.
      • Lake City Mining District (Lake Mining District)
        • Lake City
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
  • Massachusetts
    • Franklin Co.
      • Rowe
"Western Massachusetts Mineral Localities" by Plante, A.R., Valley Geology Press, 1992
  • Michigan
    • Marquette Co.
      • Ishpeming Greenstone belt (Marquette Greenstone belt)
Mineralogy of Michigan (E. W. Heinrich & G. W. Robinson)
  • North Carolina
    • Vance Co.
      • Hamme Tungsten Mining District
        • Tungsten
Foose, Michael, Slack, John, F. and Casadevall, 1980, Textural and Structural Evidence for a Predeformation Hydrothermal Origin of the Tungsten Queen Deposit, Hamme District, North Carolina, Economic Geology, 75:515-522.
  • Washington
    • Snohomish Co.
      • Sultan Mining District
        • Vesper Peak
ID by microprobe on polished section, and ore microscopy, by Bart Cannon, on specimen field collected by Bart Cannon in 1996.
Uzbekistan
 
  • Tashkent
    • Okhangaron District
Kovalenker, V. et al New Data on Minerals (2003): 38: 45-56
Zimbabwe
 
  • Masvingo
    • Chiredzi mining district (Hartley mining district)
      • Chiredzi
Allan H. Wilson and Martin D. Prendergast (2001) Platinum-Group Element Mineralisation in the Great Dyke, Zimbabwe, and its Relationship to Magma Evolution and Magma Chamber Structure. South African Journal of Geology, 104:319-342
 
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