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Woodhouseite

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Formula:
CaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Colour:
White, flesh-pink, colourless
Lustre:
Vitreous, Pearly
Hardness:
Specific Gravity:
3.01
Crystal System:
Trigonal
Name:
Named after Professor Charles Douglas Woodhouse (1888-1975), American Mineralogist and mineral collector, University of California, Santa Barbara, California, USA.
The Ca analogue of svanbergite.

A secondary mineral found where sulphatic argillic wall rock alteration occurred in hydrothermal and disseminated ore deposits; rare in cave deposits.


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Classification of WoodhouseiteHide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
8.BL.05

8 : PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, VANADATES
B : Phosphates, etc., with additional anions, without H2O
L : With medium-sized and large cations, (OH, etc.):RO4 = 3:1
43.4.1.8

43 : COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
4 : Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
22.3.7

22 : Phosphates, Arsenates or Vanadates with other Anions
3 : Phosphates, arsenates or vanadates with sulphates

Physical Properties of WoodhouseiteHide

Vitreous, Pearly
Transparency:
Transparent, Translucent
Comment:
Lustre pearly on {0001}.
Colour:
White, flesh-pink, colourless
Hardness:
4½ on Mohs scale
Cleavage:
Very Good
On {0001}, excellent.
Density:
3.01 g/cm3 (Measured)    3 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of WoodhouseiteHide

Type:
Uniaxial (+)
RI values:
nω = 1.636 nε = 1.647
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.011
Image shows birefringence interference colour range (at 30µm thickness)
and does not take into account mineral colouration.
Surface Relief:
Moderate
Comments:
May exhibit anomalous biaxial sectors. Basal sections of larger crystals exhibit six radial biaxial sectors. May exhibit zonal banding.

Chemical Properties of WoodhouseiteHide

Formula:
CaAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
IMA Formula:
CaAl3(SO4)(PO4)(OH)6

Crystallography of WoodhouseiteHide

Crystal System:
Trigonal
Class (H-M):
3m (3 2/m) - Hexagonal Scalenohedral
Space Group:
R3m
Cell Parameters:
a = 6.993 Å, c = 16.386 Å
Ratio:
a:c = 1 : 2.343
Unit Cell V:
693.95 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
3
Morphology:
Crystals small, pseudocubic rhombohedral {1012}; tabular at times {0001}, with curved and striated faces.
Comment:
Pseudocubic

Type Occurrence of WoodhouseiteHide

Other Language Names for WoodhouseiteHide

Simplified Chinese:磷钙铝矾
Spanish:Woodhouseita

Relationship of Woodhouseite to other SpeciesHide

Other Members of this group:
BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
GallobeudantitePbGa3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
KemmlitziteSrAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
WeileriteBaAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Forms a series with:

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz16 photos of Woodhouseite associated with Quartz on mindat.org.
Magnesite3 photos of Woodhouseite associated with Magnesite on mindat.org.
Rutile2 photos of Woodhouseite associated with Rutile on mindat.org.
Magnesio-foitite1 photo of Woodhouseite associated with Magnesio-foitite on mindat.org.
Rhodostannite1 photo of Woodhouseite associated with Rhodostannite on mindat.org.
Andorite1 photo of Woodhouseite associated with Andorite on mindat.org.
Uvite Series1 photo of Woodhouseite associated with Uvite Series on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

8.BL.05BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.05CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.05HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
8.BL.05HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.05KemmlitziteSrAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
8.BL.05SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.05GallobeudantitePbGa3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
8.BL.10ArsenogoyaziteSrAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.10ArsenogorceixiteBaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.10ArsenocrandalliteCaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m)
8.BL.10BenauiteSrFe3+3(HPO4,PO4)2(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.10CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.10DussertiteBaFe3+3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.10EylettersiteTh0.75Al3(PO4)2(OH)6Trig.
8.BL.10GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6Mon. m : Bm
8.BL.10GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.10KintoreitePbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.10PhilipsbornitePbAl3(AsO4)2(OH)5 · H2OTrig.
8.BL.10PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.10SegnititePbFe3+3(AsO4)2(OH,H2O)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.10SpringcreekiteBaV3+3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.13Arsenoflorencite-(La)LaAl3(AsO4)2(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.13Arsenoflorencite-(Nd)NdAl3(AsO4)2(OH)6Trig.
8.BL.13Arsenoflorencite-(Ce)CeAl3(AsO4)2(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.13Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13Florencite-(La)LaAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13Florencite-(Nd)NdAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
8.BL.13WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.13ZaïriteBiFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.13ArsenowaylanditeBiAl3(AsO4)2(OH)6Trig.
8.BL.13Graulichite-(Ce)CeFe3+3(AsO4)2(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.13Florencite-(Sm)SmAl3(PO4)2(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
8.BL.15ViitaniemiiteNa(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3Mon.
8.BL.25PattersonitePbFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)5 · H2OTric. 1 : P1

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

43.4.1.1BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
43.4.1.2CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
43.4.1.3HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
43.4.1.4OrpheitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
43.4.1.5HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
43.4.1.6SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
43.4.1.7KemmlitziteSrAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
43.4.1.9ArsenogorceixiteBaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

22.3.1ParnauiteCu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2OOrth. mm2 : Pmn21
22.3.2ArdealiteCa2(HPO4)(SO4) · 4H2OMon. m : Bb
22.3.3Machatschkiite(Ca,Na)6(AsO4)(HAsO4)3(PO4,SO4) · 15H2OHex.
22.3.4ClinotyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4,SO4)4(OH,O)10 · 10H2OMon.
22.3.5PeisleyiteNa2Al9[(P,S)O4]8(OH)6•28H2OTric. 1 : P1
22.3.6ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2OTrig. 3 : R3
22.3.8Schlossmacherite(H3O)Al3(SO4)2(OH)6Trig.
22.3.9SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
22.3.10KemmlitziteSrAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
22.3.11SanjuaniteAl2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
22.3.12KribergiteAl5(PO4)3(SO4)(OH)4 · 4H2OTric. 1 : P1
22.3.13HotsoniteAl11(SO4)3(PO4)2(OH)21 · 16H2OTric.
22.3.14WeileriteBaAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
22.3.15TsumebitePb2Cu(PO4)(SO4)(OH)Mon. 2/m : P21/m
22.3.16ArsentsumebitePb2Cu(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)Mon. 2/m : P21/m
22.3.17HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
22.3.18HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
22.3.19OrpheitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig.
22.3.20CoconinoiteFe3+2Al2(UO2)2(PO4)4(SO4)(OH)2 · 20H2OMon.
22.3.21Sasaite(Al,Fe3+)14(PO4)11(SO4)(OH)7 · 83H2OOrth.
22.3.22Tristramite(Ca,U,Fe)(PO4,SO4) · 2H2OHex.
22.3.23CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
22.3.24BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6Trig. 3m (3 2/m) : R3m
22.3.25DiadochiteFe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2OAmor.
22.3.26SarmientiteFe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2OMon. 2/m : P21/b
22.3.27BukovskýiteFe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2OTric. 1 : P1
22.3.28ZýkaiteFe3+4(AsO4)3(SO4)(OH) · 15H2OOrth.
22.3.29TooeleiteFe3+6(As3+O3)4(SO4)(OH)4 · 4H2OMon. 2/m : B2/m
22.3.30Pitticite(Fe, SO4, AsO4, H2O) ?Amor.
22.3.31Xiangjiangite(Fe3+,Al)(UO2)4(PO4)2(SO4)2(OH) · 22H2OTet.

Other InformationHide

Notes:
Soluble in acids only after driving off the water in a closed tube.
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 WoodhouseiteHide

Reference List:
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Lemmon, D. W.; Rautenberg, A. (1937): Woodhouseite, a new mineral of the beudantite group. American Mineralogist: 22: 939-948.
Lemmon, D.M. (1938), Woodhouseite, a new mineral of the beudantite group, Pacific Mineralogist: 5(2): 6.
Pabst, Adolf (1947), Some computations on Svanbergite, Woodhouseite and Alunite: American Mineralogist: 32: 16-30.
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 1006-1007.
Kato, T. (1971) The crystal structures of goyazite and woodhouseite. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 241–247.
Mineralogical Record (1981): 12: 106.
Kato, T. (1977) Further refinement of the woodhouseite structure. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte (1977): 54-58.
Sato, E., Nakai, I., Miyawaki, R. & Matsubara, S. (2009): Crystal structures of alunite family minerals: beaverite, corkite, alunite, natroalunite, jarosite, svanbergite, and woodhouseite. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie Abhandlungen 185, 313-322.

Internet Links for WoodhouseiteHide

Localities for WoodhouseiteHide

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
    • Andalgalá Department
FRANCHINI, Marta et al. Alterationand mineralization along the central section of the Agua Rica deposit(27º26'S-66º16'O), Catamarca. Rev. Asoc. Geol. Argent. [online]. 2009, vol.64, n.3, pp. 391-408
Australia
 
  • South Australia
    • Eyre Peninsula
      • Middleback Range
        • Iron Knob
[MinRec 12:106]
  • Tasmania
    • West Coast municipality
      • Queenstown district
Bottrill, R. S. (2000). A Mineralogical Field Guide for the Western Tasmania Minerals and Museums Tour.
Bottrill RS & Baker, WE (in prep) Catalogue of Minerals of Tasmania. Mineral Resources Tasmania
AGSO Research Newsletter May 2000
Austria
 
  • Salzburg
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Untersulzbach valley
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Ezlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
        • Leutachkopf - Stocker Alp area
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
  • Styria
    • Leoben
Taucher, J. (2013): 1828) Koninckit und Woodhouseit vom Brandberg bei Leoben. Pp. 139-141 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2013): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXII. Carinthia II, 203./123., 91-146.
Belgium
 
  • Liège Province
    • Visé
1./ A.M. Fransolet, J Jedwab and R. Van Tassel, 1974, Inventaire minéralogique de Richelles, Belgique, Annales de la Société Géologique de Belgique, Tome 27, pp. 23-26.
Bolivia
 
  • Potosí Department
    • Nor Chichas Province
      • Atocha-Quechisla District
        • Cerro Tazna
Alfredo Petrov collection (PXRD by Jaroslav Hyrsl)
Brazil
 
  • Bahia
    • Brumado (Bom Jesus dos Meiras)
      • Serra das Éguas
Barbosa et al, "Minerals of the Brumado Magnesite Deposits, Serra das Eguas, Bahia, Brazil", Rocks and Minerals, January 2000
Bulgaria
 
  • Burgas Oblast (Bourgas Oblast)
    • Sozopol Obshtina
      • Rosen ore field (Rossen ore field)
Hikov, A., N. Velinova, S. Georgieva, A. Kunov (2011) Aluminium-phosphate-sulphate (APS) minerals in Bulgaria: characteristics and possibility for preservation. - In: V Intern. Symp. “Mineral Diversity Research and Preservation”, 9-15 October 2009, Sofia, Working papers, 37-48.
  • Pazardzhik Oblast (Pazardjik Oblast)
    • Panagyurishte (Panagurishte) Obshtina
      • Panagyurishte
Hikov, A., N. Velinova, S. Georgieva, A. Kunov (2011) Aluminium-phosphate-sulphate (APS) minerals in Bulgaria: characteristics and possibility for preservation. - In: V Intern. Symp. “Mineral Diversity Research and Preservation”, 9-15 October 2009, Sofia, Working papers, 37-48.
      • Popintsi
Hikov, C. A. (2004)
  • Sofiya Oblast (Sofia Oblast)
    • Chelopech
Georgieva, S., & Георгиева, С. Albite in the propylitic zone of alteration from the Chelopech high-sulphidation epithermal Cu-Au deposit, Bulgaria: new data Албит от пропилитовата зона на изменения във високосулфидизираното епитермално Cu-Au находище Челопеч, България: нови данни.
  • Sofiya Town Oblast (Grad Sofia Oblast)
    • Bankya Obshtina
      • Bankya
HIKOV, A., VELINOVA, N., GEORGIEVA, S., & KUNOV, A. ALUMINIUM-PHOSPHATE-SULPHATE (APS) MINERALS IN BULGARIA: CHARACTERISTICS AND POSSIBILITY FOR PRESERVATION.; Hikov, A., N. Velinova, S. Georgieva, A. Kunov (2011) Aluminium-phosphate-sulphate (APS) minerals in Bulgaria: characteristics and possibility for preservation. - In: V Intern. Symp. “Mineral Diversity Research and Preservation”, 9-15 October 2009, Sofia, Working papers, 37-48.
Canada
 
  • New Brunswick
    • Gloucester Co.
      • Bathurst Parish
        • Bathurst Mining Camp
Sabina (1967) GSC Paper 66-51, 118
  • Ontario
    • Cochrane District
      • South of Ridge Lake Area
SAGE, R.P. (1981) Geology of the Martison carbonatite complex. Ontario Geological Survey Open File Report 5420, 99p.
  • Saskatchewan
    • Athabasca Basin
Reid, K.D., Creighton, S. & Potter, E.G. (2016) Composition of large zoned aluminum phosphate sulfate minerals: implications for fluid evolution in the Centennial uranium deposit area, Athabasca basin, Saskatchewan, Canada. Canadian Mineralogist 54, 1205-1228.
Chile
 
  • Atacama Region
    • Chañaral Province
      • Diego de Almagro
        • Potrerillos
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
      • El Salvador district
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Economic Geology; January 2005; v. 100; no. 1; p. 131-148
  • Coquimbo Region
    • Elqui Province
      • El Indio deposit
Deyell, C. L., Rye, R. O., Landis, G. P., & Bissig, T. (2005). Alunite and the role of magmatic fluids in the Tambo high-sulfidation deposit, El Indio–Pascua belt, Chile. Chemical Geology, 215(1), 185-218.
China
 
  • Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
Xunyi Wang (1982): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 2(2), 154-156
      • Yangshuo Co.
Anthony, J.W. et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy
  • Henan Province
    • Nanyang Prefecture
      • Tongbai Co.
Keqin Wang, Mingkai Li, Guozhi Yan, and Huimin Feng (1994): Geology and Prospecting 30(6), 37-42
      • Wancheng District
Keqin Wang, Mingkai Li, Guozhi Yan, and Huimin Feng (1994): Geology and Prospecting 30(6), 37-42
  • Hubei Province
    • Shiyan Prefecture
      • Zhushan Co.
Zhenrong Shi (2008): Jiangsu Geology 32(2), 109-112
  • Jiangsu Province
    • Lianyungang Prefecture
      • Donghai Co.
Zhang, R.Y., Liou, J.G., and Shu, J.F. (2002): American Mineralogist 87, 445-453.
    • Suqian Prefecture
      • Shuyang Co.
Keqin Wang, Mingkai Li, Guozhi Yan, and Huimin Feng (1994): Geology and Prospecting 30(6), 37-42; Zhang, R.Y., Liou, J.G., and Shu, J.F. (2002): American Mineralogist 87, 445-453
  • Shaanxi Province
    • Ankang Prefecture
      • Baihe Co.
Zhenrong Shi and Keqin Cai (2008): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 27(2), 164-170.
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Liberec Region
Scharm, B.: Přehled minerálů nalezených v oblasti uranových koncentrací v severočeské křídě. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1995, roč. 3, s. 169-172.
Dominican Republic
 
  • Sánchez Ramírez Province
    • Cotuí
Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Greece
 
  • Thraki Department (Thrace; Thracia)
    • Évros Prefecture
      • Alexandroupoli (Alexandroupolis)
        • Sapes Mine ("Sappes Mine")
Κίλιας, Σ. Π., Naden, J., Πακτσεβανόγλου, Μ., Γιαμπούρας, Μ., Σταυροπούλου, Α., Απειράνθητη, Δ., ... & Χρηστίδης, Χ. (2013). Multistage alteration, mineralization and ore-forming fluid properties at the viper (Sappes) Au-Cu-Ag-Te orebody, W. Thrace, Greece. Δελτίον της Ελληνικής Γεωλογικής Εταιρίας, 47(4), 1635-1644.
    • Komotini Prefecture (Rodopi; Rhodope)
Voudouris, P. C., & Melfos, V. (2013). Aluminum-phosphate-sulfate (APS) minerals in the sericitic-advanced argillic alteration zone of the Melitena porphyry-epithermal Mo-Cu Au Re prospect, western Thrace, Greece. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie-Abhandlungen: Journal of Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 190(1), 11-27.
    • Xánthi Prefecture
      • Kassiteres-Sapes area
Michael, C. (2004). Epithermal systems and gold mineralization in western Thrace (North Greece). Bull Geol Soc Greece, 36, 416-423.
Hungary
 
  • Fejér Co.
    • Velencei Mts
      • Nadap
Mineral Species of Hungary, 2005
Indonesia
 
  • Sulawesi (Celebes)
    • Sulawesi Utara Province (North Sulawesi Province)
DILL, H.G., FRICKE, A., HENNING, K.-H.and GEBERT, H. (1995) An APS mineralization in the kaolin deposit Desa Toraget from northern Sulawesi, Indonesia.- Journal of Southeast Asian Earth Siences, 11: 289-293
Italy
 
  • Lombardy
    • Sondrio Province
      • Valchiavenna
        • Spluga Valley (San Giacomo Valley)
          • Madesimo
Demartin, F., Gramaccioli, C.M., Pilati, T., Sciesa, E. (1996): Sigismundite, (Ba,K,Pb)Na3(Ca,Sr)(Fe,Mg,Mn)14Al(OH)2(PO4)12, a new Ba-rich member of the arrojadite group from Spluga Valley, Italy. Canadian Mineralogist, 34, 827-834.
Japan
 
  • Honshu Island
    • Kanto Region
      • Gunma Prefecture
Aoki (1985) Sanko-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 16; Matsubara et al (1998) Mineralogical Journal, 20, 1-8.; Mineralogical Journal Vol. 20 (1998) , No. 1 pp 1-8
Kyrgyzstan
 
  • Osh Oblast
    • Alai Range (Alay Range)
      • Fergana Valley
        • Fergana
Karpenko, V.Yu. et al. Zapiski RMO 138(1)83(2009)
Mongolia
 
  • Ömnögovi Aimag
    • Erdenetsogt
      • Oyu Tolgoi Cu-Au ore field (Turquoise Hill Cu-Au ore field)
Khashgerel, B. E., Kavalieris, I., & Hayashi, K. I. (2008). Mineralogy, textures, and whole-rock geochemistry of advanced argillic alteration: Hugo Dummett porphyry Cu–Au deposit, Oyu Tolgoi mineral district, Mongolia. Mineralium Deposita, 43(8), 913-932.
Norway
 
  • Telemark
    • Bamble (Bamle)
Morton, R. D. (1961): Contributions to the mineralogy of Norway. No.9). On the occurrence of two rare phospates in the Ødegården Apatite mines, Bamble, South Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 41: 233-246; Neumann (1985, p. 108).
Romania
 
  • Alba Co.
    • Lupșa Commune
      • Mușca (Muska; Kismuska; Muszka; Russendorf; Russenhof)
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.; Mineralium Deposita (2004) 39:173-188
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Transbaikalia (Zabaykalye)
      • Buriatia Republic (Buryatia)
        • Dzhida Basin
American Mineralogist (2001) 86:200; Izbrodin, I. A., Ripp, G. S., & Karmanov, N. S. (2009). Phosphate and sulfate-phosphate mineralization in sillimanite-bearing rocks at the Kyakhta deposit, western Transbaikal region. Geology of Ore Deposits, 51(7), 617-626.
Serbia
 
  • Bor District
    • Bor-Majdanpek mining district
Buttinger-Kreuzhuber, T., Kolitsch, U., Pačevski, A. & Đordević, T. (2015): Aluminium phosphate-sulphate (APS) minerals in the Gornja Lipa deposit, Bor district, Serbia. Poster, MinPet 2015, Leoben, Austria, September 10-13; abstract in Mitt. Österr. Mineral. Ges. 161, 30.
Slovakia
 
  • Banská Bystrica Region
    • Detva Co.
      • Detva
Juraj ŽItňan, Peter Koděra & Pavel Uher (2011) Characteristics of advanced argillic alteration at Biely Vrch and Kalinka localities, Javorie stratovolcano, Slovakia.SGA Student Conference Mineral resources for the society Prague, April15 19,2011
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Almería
      • Níjar
A. Arribas, F. Hernández, M. A. Fernández Périz, J. Gröbner, G. Leal (2005): Rodalquilar - El oro del capo del ágata. BOCAMINA 15, 12-88.
  • Aragón
    • Teruel
      • Castellote
Bauluz, B., Gasca, J. M., Moreno‐Azanza, M., & Canudo, J. I. (2014). Unusual replacement of biogenic apatite by aluminium phosphate phases in dinosaur teeth from the Early Cretaceous of Spain. Lethaia, 47(4), 556-566.
Sudan
 
  • North Kurdufan Wilayah (Shamal Kurdufan Wilayah)
    • Nuba Mtns.
Adam, A. A., Eltayeb, M. A. H., & Ibrahim, O. B. (2014). Uranium recovery from Uro area phosphate ore, Nuba Mountains, Sudan. Arabian Journal of Chemistry, 7(5), 758-769.
Sweden
 
  • Västergötland
    • Tidaholm
Ek, R., & Nysten, P. (1990). Phosphate mineralogy of the Hålsjöberg and Hökensås kyanite deposits. GFF, 112(1), 9-18.
UK
 
  • England
    • Devon
      • Tavistock District
        • Buckland Monachorum
S. Rust Collection
USA (TL)
 
  • California
    • Mono Co.
      • White Mts
        • White Mountain Peak
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1007; Lemmon, Dwight Moulton (1937), Woodhouseite, a new mineral of the beudantite group American Mineralogist: 22: 939-948; Gross, E.B. and Parwel, A. (1968) Rutile mineralization at the White Mountain andalusite deposit, California. Arkiv för Mineralogie och Geologi 4, No. 29: 493-497; Wise, W. S. (1977): Mineralogy of the Champion mine White Mountains, California. Mineralogical Record 8, 480, 483-485; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 305, 307, 309; Mineralogical Record (1987): 18: 360; Mineralogical Record (1988): 19: 331.
  • Colorado
    • Boulder Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
    • Conejos Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Rio Grande Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckels
  • Georgia
    • Lincoln Co.
Barwood,Henry.,(1999)Phosphate Minerals at Graves Mountain,Georgia;Graves Mountain and Magruder Mine,Southeastern Geological Society Guidebook No.38,April 23-25,1999
  • Montana
    • Granite Co.
      • Philipsburg District (Flint Creek District)
Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana mineral locality index. Rocks & Minerals, 87, #3, 208-240.
  • New Mexico
    • Grant Co.
      • Burro Mountains District
        • Tyrone Area
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd Rev. Ed., 1996
  • Pennsylvania
    • Centre Co.
      • State College
        • Skytop
U.S. Geological Survey/ U.S. Department of the Interior
  • Virginia
    • Buckingham Co.
      • Farmville District
        • Sprouses Corner
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Uzbekistan
 
  • Tashkent Viloyati (Toshkent)
    • Angren Region
      • Chatkal-Kuraminskii Range
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.
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