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Djerfisherite Group

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About Djerfisherite GroupHide

Structurally related to bartonite and pentlandite.


Relationship of Djerfisherite Group to other SpeciesHide

Group Members:
Cu-djerfisherite K6(Cu,Fe)25S26Cl
Djerfisherite K6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26ClIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Pm3m
Owensite (Ba,Pb)6(Cu,Fe,Ni)25S27Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Pm3m
Thalfenisite Tl6(Fe,Ni,Cu)25S26Cl
Zoharite (Ba,K)6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S27Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Pm3m

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Localities for Djerfisherite 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.

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- 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.
Antarctica
 
  • Eastern Antarctica
    • Queen Maud Land
      • Queen Fabiola Mts (Yamato Mts)
[Djerfisherite] El Gorsey, A., Yabuki, H., Ehlers, K., Woolum, D. & Pernicka, E. (1988). Qingzhen and Yamato-691: A tentative alphabet for the EH chondrites. Proceedings NIPR Symposium Antarctic Meteorites 1, 65-101.
[Djerfisherite] Lin, Y. & Kimura, M. (1998) Petrographic and mineralogical study of new EH melt rocks and a new enstatite chondrite grouplet: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 33(3): 501-511. (May 1998)
    • Transantarctic Mts
[Djerfisherite] Lin, Y. T., Nagel, H-J., Lundberg, L. L. & El Goresy, A. (1991) MAC88136--The First EL3 Chondrite (abstract): Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXII: 811-812. (March 1991); Lin, Y. & El Goresy, A. (2002) A comparative study of opaque phases in Qingzhen (EH3) and MacAlpine Hills 88136 (EL3): Representatives of EH and EL parent bodies, Meteoritics & Planetary Science 37 (4): 577-599 (April 2002)
    • Victoria Land
      • Allan Hills
[Djerfisherite] Rosenshein, E. B., Ivanova, M. A., Dickinson, T. L., McCoy, T. J., Lauretta, D. S., Guan, Y., (2006) Oxide-bearing and FeO-rich clasts in aubrites. Meteoritics, vol. 41, Issue 4, p.495-503
Australia
 
  • Queensland
    • Mount Isa City Shire
      • Mount Isa
        • Mount Isa Mines
[Djerfisherite] Riley, J. F. (1978): Slag occurrences of djerfisherite and iscorite. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte 1978, 433-439.
Azerbaijan
 
  • Ağcabədi District (Aghjabadi)
    • Shusha
[Djerfisherite] American Mineralogist, Volume 93, pages 902–909, 2008
Canada
 
  • Northwest Territories
[Djerfisherite] Anton R. Chakhmouradian and Roger H. Mitchell (2001) Three compositional varieties of perovskite from kimberlites of the Lac de Gras Field (Northwest Territories, Canada). Mineralogical Magazine 65:133-148
  • Nunavut
    • Baffin Island
[Djerfisherite] Hogarth (1997) Canadian Mineralogist 35, 53-78.
    • Somerset Island
[Djerfisherite] The Canadian Mineralogist; December 1994; v. 32; no. 4; p. 815-823
  • Québec
    • Montérégie
      • Vaudreuil-Soulanges RCM
        • Vaudreuil-Dorion
[Djerfisherite] Henderson, C. M. B., Kogarko, L. N., & Plant, D. A. (1999). Extreme closed system fractionation of volatile-rich, ultrabasic peralkaline melt inclusions and the occurrence of djerfisherite in the Kugda alkaline complex, Siberia. Mineralogical Magazine, 63(3), 433-438.
  • Yukon
    • Whitehorse mining district
      • Kluane District
[Owensite] LAFLAMME, J.H.G., ROBERTS, A.C., CRIDDLE, A.J. & CABRI, L.J. (1995): Owensite, (Ba,Pb)6(Cu,Fe,Ni)25S27, a new mineral species from the Wellgreen Cu-Ni-Pt-Pd deposit, Yukon. Canadian Mineralogist 33, 665-670. SZYMAŃSKI, J.T. (1995): The crystal structure of owensite, (Ba,Pb)6(Cu,Fe,Ni)25S27, a new member of the djerfisherite group. Canadian Mineralogist 33, 671-678.
China
 
  • Gansu
    • Jinchang
      • Jinchuan District
[Djerfisherite] Qijia Zang and Keqiao Chen (1985): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 5(1), 1-5
  • Guizhou
    • Guiyang
      • Qingzhen Co.
[Djerfisherite] Daode Wang and Rambaldi, E.R. (1988): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 8(4), 324-335
Denmark
 
  • Greenland
    • Avannaata
      • Saviksoah Peninsula
[Djerfisherite] Kracher, A., G.Kurat, V.F.Buchwald, Geochemical J. 11,207-217(1977)
    • Kujalleq
      • Narsaq
[Djerfisherite] [Mineralogical Record - Vol 24 No 2]
Finland
 
  • Northern Savonia
[Djerfisherite] o´Brien, H.E. & Tyni, Matti 1999. Mineralogy and geochemistry of kimberlites and related rocks from Finland. Proceedings of the 7th International Kimberlite conference , Cape Town, South Africa, 12 s.
Germany
 
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Mayen-Koblenz
      • Mayen
        • Ettringen
          • Bellerberg volcano
[Owensite] EMPA data V. V. SHARYGIN (Novosibirsk, Ru)
Iraq
 
  • Iraqi Kurdistan
    • Sulaymaniyah
      • Qala-Diz (Qala-Dizeh; Qala-Diza)
        • Hero
[Djerfisherite] Al-Hermezi, H. M., McKie, D., & Hall, A. J. (1986). Baghdadite, a new calcium zirconium silicate mineral from Iraq. Mineralogical Magazine, 50, 119-123.
Israel
 
  • Negev
    • Hatrurim Formation
[Zoharite] Galuskina, I.O., Krüger, B., Galuskin, E.V., Krüger, H., Vapnik, Y., Murashko, M., Agakhanov, A.A., Pauluhn, A. and Olieric, V. (2017) Zoharite, IMA 2017-049. CNMNC Newsletter No. 39, October 2017, page 1281; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1279–1286.
Italy
 
  • Umbria
    • Terni Province
      • San Venanzo
[Djerfisherite] Stoppa, F., Sharygin, V.V. and Cundari, A. (1997) New mineral data from the kamafugite-carbonatite association: the melilitolite from Pian di Celle, Italy. Mineralogy and Petrology, 61, 27-45.
Japan
 
  • Hiroshima prefecture
    • Shoubara City
[Djerfisherite] Takechi et al (1999) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou’en-Youshi, 97
Malawi
 
  • Central Region
    • Nkhotakota
[Djerfisherite] Am Min 64 (1979), 776
North Africa
 
  • Sahara Desert
[Djerfisherite] Gannoun, A., Boyet, M., El Goresy, A., & Devouard, B. (2011). REE and actinide microdistribution in Sahara 97072 and ALHA77295 EH3 chondrites: A combined cosmochemical and petrologic investigation. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 75(11), 3269-3289
Norway
 
  • Telemark
    • Skien
[Djerfisherite] Jamtveit B., Dahlgren S. and Austrheim H. (1997): High-grade contact metamorphism of calcareous rocks from the Oslo Rift, Southern Norway. American Mineralogist. 82 : 1241 - 1254
Romania
 
  • Hunedoara
    • Hunedoara
[Djerfisherite] The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 39, pp. 1405-1434 (2001)
Russia
 
  • Irkutsk Oblast
    • Lake Baikal area
[Djerfisherite] Konev A.A., Samoilov V.S. (1974): Contact metamorphism and metasomatosis in aureole of Tazheran alkaline intrusion. Novosibirsk, Nauka, p. 246.
  • Krasnoyarsk Krai
    • Maimecha and Kotui Rivers Basin
[Djerfisherite] Henderson, C. M. B., Kogarko, L. N., & Plant, D. A. (1999). Extreme closed system fractionation of volatile-rich, ultrabasic peralkaline melt inclusions and the occurrence of djerfisherite in the Kugda alkaline complex, Siberia. Mineralogical Magazine, 63(3), 433-438.; N. V. Sorokhtina, A.M. Asavin, V.G .Senin (2010) K-bearing sulfides in carbonatites of the Guli massif of the Polar Siberia. Abstracts of XXVII International conference School «Geochemistry of Alkaline rocks». – Moscow-Koktebel’. pp. 240 pp.
[Djerfisherite] Henderson, C. M. B., Kogarko, L. N., & Plant, D. A. (1999). Extreme closed system fractionation of volatile-rich, ultrabasic peralkaline melt inclusions and the occurrence of djerfisherite in the Kugda alkaline complex, Siberia. Mineralogical Magazine, 63(3), 433-438.
    • Taymyrskiy Autonomous Okrug
      • Taimyr Peninsula
        • Putoran Plateau
          • Noril'sk
            • Talnakh Cu-Ni Deposit
[Djerfisherite] Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
[Djerfisherite] Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
[Djerfisherite] Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Am Min 66:638-639
  • Kurgan Oblast
[Djerfisherite] Thomas R. Watters & Martin Prinz (1979). Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
  • Murmansk Oblast
    • Khibiny Massif
      • Koashva Mt
[Djerfisherite] American Mineralogist, Volume 94, pages 1450–1458, 2009
      • Kukisvumchorr Mt
[Djerfisherite] Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
[Djerfisherite] Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
[Djerfisherite] Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Belakovskiy D, Smith D G W, Welch M (2013) New mineral names. American Mineralogist 98, 811-815
        • Rasvumchorr Mine
[Djerfisherite] Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
[Djerfisherite] Sokolova et al (2005) New Data on Minerals Vol 40 pp115-118; Pekov I.V., Zubkova N.V., Filinchuk Ya.E., Chukanov N.V., Zadov A.E., Pushcharovsky D.Yu., Gobechiya E.R. (2010): Shlykovite, KCa[Si4O9(OH)]·3H2O, and cryptophyllite, K2Ca[Si4O10]·5H2O, two new mineral species from the Khibiny alkaline complex, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Zapiski RMO, 139(1), 37-50.
      • Yukspor Mt
[Djerfisherite] Pavel M. Kartashov data
[Djerfisherite] Henderson, C. M. B., Kogarko, L. N., & Plant, D. A. (1999). Extreme closed system fractionation of volatile-rich, ultrabasic peralkaline melt inclusions and the occurrence of djerfisherite in the Kugda alkaline complex, Siberia. Mineralogical Magazine, 63(3), 433-438.
[Djerfisherite] [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
[Djerfisherite] www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm; Henderson, C. M. B., Kogarko, L. N., & Plant, D. A. (1999). Extreme closed system fractionation of volatile-rich, ultrabasic peralkaline melt inclusions and the occurrence of djerfisherite in the Kugda alkaline complex, Siberia. Mineralogical Magazine, 63(3), 433-438.
[Djerfisherite] Pakhomovsky, Y.A., Panikorovskii, T.L., Yakovenchuk, V.N., Ivanyuk, G.Y., Mikhailova, J.A., Krivovichev, S.V., Bocharov, V.N. & Kalashnikov, A.O. (2018) Selivanovaite, NaTi3(Ti,Na,Fe,Mn)4[(Si2O7)2O4(OH,H2O)4]·nH2O, a new rock-forming mineral from the eudialyte-rich malignite of the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). European Journal of Mineralogy. 30 (3): 515-523
[Djerfisherite] Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Ivanyuk, G. Y., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2014). Loparite-(Ce) in rocks of the Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 56(8), 685-698.
[Djerfisherite] A. N. Korobeinikov, F. P. Mitrofanov, S. Gehör, K. Laajoki, V. P. Pavlov and V. P. Mamontov (1998) Geology and Copper Sulphide Mineralization of the Salmagorskii Ring Igneous Complex, Kola Peninsula, NW Russia. J. Petrology 39:2033-2041.
    • Turii Cape
[Djerfisherite] www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/tury.htm; Keith Bell, Elizabeth Ann Dunworth, Andrei G. Bulakh, and Valeriy V. Ivanikov (1996) Alkaline rocks of the Turiy Peninsula, Russia, including type-locality turjaite and turjite; a review. Can Mineral, v. 34, p. 265-280
  • Sakha Republic (Yakutia)
    • Aldan Shield
      • Chara and Tokko Rivers Confluence
[Djerfisherite] [Lapis 1993:4 p.13-20]; Henderson, C. M. B., Kogarko, L. N., & Plant, D. A. (1999). Extreme closed system fractionation of volatile-rich, ultrabasic peralkaline melt inclusions and the occurrence of djerfisherite in the Kugda alkaline complex, Siberia. Mineralogical Magazine, 63(3), 433-438.
    • Daldyn-Alakit kimberlite field
      • Daldyn
[Djerfisherite] Patchen, A. D., Taylor, L. A., & Pokhilenko, N. (1997). Ferrous freudenbergite in ilmenite megacrysts: A unique paragenesis from the Dalnaya kimberlite, Yakutia. American Mineralogist, 82(9), 991-1000.
[Djerfisherite] Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Sharygin I.S., Golovin A.V. (2001) Origin of djerfisherite in mantle xenoliths and its relation to kimberlite magmatism. Abstracts of XXVII International conference School «Geochemistry of Alkaline rocks». – Moscow-Koktebel’. pp. 240 pp. ; Sharygin, I. S., Golovin, A. V., Korsakov, A. V., & Pokhilenko, N. P. (2013). Eitelite in sheared peridotite xenoliths from Udachnaya-East kimberlite pipe (Russia)–a new locality and host rock type. European Journal of Mineralogy, 25(5), 825-834.; (2014) 12th International Platinum Symposium p324; Sharygin, V. V., Kamenetsky, V. S., Kamenetskaya, M. B., Seretkin, Y. V., & Pokhilenko, N. P. (2007, August). Rasvumite from the Udachnaya-East Pipe: The first finding in kimberlites. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 415, No. 2, pp. 929-934). Nauka/Interperiodica.
    • Kuoikskoe field
[Djerfisherite] Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Sharygin, I. S., Golovin, A. V., & Pokhilenko, N. P. (2011, February). Djerfisherite in Kimberlites of the Kuoikskoe field as an indicator of enrichment of Kimberlite melts in chlorine. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 436, No. 2, pp. 301-307). MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica.
[Djerfisherite] Sharygin, I. S., Golovin, A. V., & Pokhilenko, N. P. (2011, February). Djerfisherite in Kimberlites of the Kuoikskoe field as an indicator of enrichment of Kimberlite melts in chlorine. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 436, No. 2, pp. 301-307). MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica.
    • Malo-Botuoba kimberlite field
      • Mirny
[Djerfisherite] Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
South Africa
 
  • Eastern Cape
    • Chris Hani District
[Djerfisherite] Minerals of South Africa; Daltry, V.D.C., (1997) Mineralogy of South Africa: Type-Mineral Species and Type-Mineral Names, Council For Geoscience, Geological Survey of South Africa, Handbook 15.
  • Mpumalanga
    • Nkangala District
      • Waterval
        • Uitkomst Complex
[Djerfisherite] H.F.J. Theart and C.D. de Nooy (2001) The Platinum Group Minerals in two parts of the Massive Sulphide Body of the Uitkomst Complex, Mpumalanga, South Africa. SOUTH AFRICAN JOURNAL OF GEOLOGY, VOLUME 104, PAGE 287-300
  • Northern Cape
    • Francis Baard District
      • Windsorton
[Djerfisherite] Henderson, C. M. B., Kogarko, L. N., & Plant, D. A. (1999). Extreme closed system fractionation of volatile-rich, ultrabasic peralkaline melt inclusions and the occurrence of djerfisherite in the Kugda alkaline complex, Siberia. Mineralogical Magazine, 63(3), 433-438.
Sudan
 
  • Kassala
    • Gash delta
[Djerfisherite] Theo Ntaflos, Klaus Keil & Horton E. Newson (1988). Khor Temiki: an Enstatite Achondrite with Evidence of Mixing of Metal and Sulfides from Separate Sources. Abstracts of the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, vol. 19, p. 870.
Switzerland
 
  • Ticino (Tessin)
    • Centovalli
      • Palagnedra
[Djerfisherite] Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 138.
Tajikistan
 
  • Gorno-Badakhshan
[Djerfisherite] Solovova, I. P., Girnis, A. V., Ryabchikov, I. D., & Simakin, S. G. (2006, October). High-temperature carbonatite melt and its interrelations with alkaline magmas of the Dunkel’dyk complex, southeastern Pamirs. In Doklady earth sciences (Vol. 410, No. 1, pp. 1148-1151). MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica.
Tanzania
 
  • Arusha Region
[Djerfisherite] Victoria Sekisova, Victor Victorovich Sharygin, A. N. Zaitsev, Stanislav Strekopytov (2015) Liquid Immiscibility Геология и геофизика, 2015, т. 56, № 12, с. 2173—2197
Uganda
 
  • Eastern Region
    • Teso District
[Djerfisherite] Kracher, A. & Kurat, G. (1979) Soroti - A Meteorite with a Metal/Sulfide Cotectic Composition (abstract): Meteoritics 14 (4): p. 461. (Dec 1979); Kracher, A., Gramstad, S. D. & Kurat, G. (1998) Soroti and the Origin of Sulfide-rich Meteorites: Meteoritics & Planetary Science (abstract) 33 (4, Supplement): pp. A88-A89 (July 1998)
USA
 
  • California
    • Humboldt Co.
      • Coastal Range
[Djerfisherite] Czamanske, G.K., M.A. Lamphere, R.C. Erd & M.C. Blake (1978) Age measurement of potassium-bearing sulfide minerals by the 40Ar/39Ar technique: Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.: 40: 107-110; Czamanske, G.K., R.C. Erd, M.N. Sokolova, M.G. Dobovol’skaya & M.T. Dmitrieva (1979), New data on rasvumite and djerfisherite: American Mineralogist: 64: 776-778; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 67; American Mineralogist: (1983) 68: 245-254; www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/usa.htm.;
  • Michigan
    • Menominee Co.
      • Hermansville
[Djerfisherite] Xu, J., Melgarejo, J. C., i Abat, L. T., & Castillo-Oliver, M. (2017) Magma mingling at the Menominee pipe, USA? Contributions from texture and mineral chemistry. 11th International Kimberlite Conference Extended Abstract No. 11IKC-4625, 2017
  • South Carolina
    • Lee Co.
      • Bishopville
[Djerfisherite] El Goresy, A.; Grögler, N.; Ottemann, J. (1971). Djerfisherite composition in Bishopville, Peña Blanca Springs, St. Marks and Toluca meteorites. Chem. Erde, Band 30, p. 77 - 82.
  • Texas
    • Brewster Co.
      • Marathon
        • Gage Ranch
[Djerfisherite] Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
Yemen
 
  • Hadramawt Governorate
[Djerfisherite] Zolensky, M. & A.Ivanov, Chemie der Erde 63,185-246(2003)
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