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The Fe2+ equivalent of gravegliaite.

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Classification of FleisstaliteHide

Approved, Pending publication
Approval Year:

Chemical Properties of FleisstaliteHide

IMA Formula:
Fe2+(SO3) · 3H2O

Crystallography of FleisstaliteHide

Crystal System:
Class (H-M):
mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) - Dipyramidal
Space Group:
Cell Parameters:
a = 9.667(1) Å, b = 5.574(1) Å, c = 9.456(1) Å
a:b:c = 1.734 : 1 : 1.696
Unit Cell V:
509.53 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:

Type Occurrence of FleisstaliteHide

Place of Conservation of Type Material:
Mineralogical collections of the Universalmuseum Joanneum, Weinzöttlstrasse 16, A-8045 Graz, Austria (catalogue number 85.515)

Synonyms of FleisstaliteHide

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 FleisstaliteHide

Reference List:
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Bojar, H.-P. and Walter, F. (2016) Fleisstalite, IMA 2016-038. CNMNC Newsletter No. 33, October 2016, page 1136; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 1135–1144.

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Localities for FleisstaliteHide

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 (TL)
  • Carinthia
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Goldberg group
        • Kleine Fleiß valley
          • Alter Pocher Inn
Bojar, H.-P. and Walter, F. (2016) Fleisstalite, IMA 2016-038. CNMNC Newsletter No. 33, October 2016, page 1136; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 1135–1144
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