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Reyerite Group

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About Reyerite GroupHide

This page provides mineralogical data about Reyerite Group.

Relationship of Reyerite Group to other SpeciesHide

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Minehillite (K,Na)2-3Ca28Zn4Al4Si40O112(OH)16Hex.
Reyerite (Na,K)2Ca14(Si,Al)24O58(OH)8 · 6H2OTrig.
Truscottite (Ca,Mn)14Si24O58(OH)8 · 2H2OTrig.

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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.
  • Greenland
    • Avannaata
      • Nuussuaq Peninsula
        • Niaqornat
[Reyerite] Cornu F. & Himmelbauer, A. (1906): Reyerit. Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen. 25: 519-520; Petersen, O. V. & Johnsen, O. (2005) Minerals first described from Greenland. The Canadian Mineralogist- Special Publication: 8, 184p.
  • Sumatra
    • Bengkulu Province (Benkoelen Province; Benkulen Province)
      • Rejang Lebong District (Rediang Lebong District)
[Truscottite] Jaarboek van het Mijnwezen in Nederlandsch Oost-Indie, Verhandl.(1914) 41, 202; Mineralogical Magazine(1979) 43, 333-336
  • Negev
[Truscottite] Gross, S. (1977): The Mineralogy of the Hatrurim Formation, Israel. Geological Survey of Israel, Bulletin no. 70, 80 pp.
  • Kagoshima
[Truscottite] Excalibur Mineral Company specimen; Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
  • Shizuoka
    • Toi-cho
[Truscottite] Mineralogical Magazine 1964 33 : 821-840
  • Silesian Voivodeship
    • Bytom City Co.
[Reyerite] Kruszewski, Ł. (2018)(?): Geochemical Behavior of Trace Elements in Upper and Lower Silesian Basin Coal-Fire Gob Piles, Poland. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction); Ł. Kruszewski EPMA/PXRD data
Réunion Island
[Reyerite] André Melle, Nicolas Meisser (4-2010) Contribution à l'Inventaire Minéralogique de l'Ile de La Réunion . Le Cahier des Micromonteurs 110:12-27
  • Piton des Neiges Massif
[Truscottite] DE ASCENCAO GUEDES R.(2005) La truscottite de Cilaos (Ile de la Réunion), Le Règne Minéral, 65, 11 (in French).
[Truscottite] collection Joachim Esche
[Truscottite] http://www.micromineral-market.com/Shop/truscottite-france-la-reunion-raider-ouaki.html?___store=micromineralmarket_en&___from_store=micromineralmarket_fr; https://www.mindat.org/article.php/855/My+swap+list; https://e-rocks.com/item/ros196985/truscottite; https://e-rocks.com/item/ugo599905/truscottite; https://www.mindat.org/mesg-20-48311.html (Serge Lavarde message).
      • Cilaos
[Truscottite] Serge Lavarde Collection
[Truscottite] Serge Lavarde collection
South Africa
  • KwaZulu-Natal
    • eThekwini District
      • Durban
        • Umhlatuzana valley
[Truscottite] Cairncross, B. & Dixon, R. (1995). Minerals of South Africa. Geological Society of South Africa: Linden; Heron. H.D.C. (2004). Barite occurrences at Clairwood Quarries in Durban, Natal, South Africa. S.A. Lapidary Magazine, 36(3): 5-25.
  • Scotland
    • Argyll and Bute
      • Isle of Mull
[Reyerite] Cann, J.R. (1965) The metamorphism of amygdales at 'S Airde Beinn, Northern Mull. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 34, n° 268, 92-106.; http://jncc.defra.gov.uk/pdf/gcrdb/GCRsiteaccount21.pdf
[Reyerite] [Specimen in the Natural History Museum, London]
    • Highland
      • Isle of Skye
[Reyerite] Livingstone, A. (1988): Reyerite, tobermorite, calcian analcime, and bytownite from amygdales in a Skye basalt. Mineralogical Magazine 52, 711-713.
        • near Drynoch
[Reyerite] Steve Sorrell Collection
  • New Jersey
    • Sussex Co.
      • Franklin Mining District
        • Franklin
[Minehillite] Dunn, P.J., et al: (1984); Dunn(1995):Pt4:501-502.
  • North Carolina
    • Durham Co.
      • Durham
[Reyerite] Kenny Gay message 15.09.2005 . Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No.171446-00
  • Virginia
    • Brunswick Co.
      • McKenny
[Reyerite] Clement, S. C. & Ribbe, P. H. (1973): New locality, formula, and proposed structure for reyerite. American Mineralogist 58, 517-522; Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
  • Wyoming
    • Park Co.
[Truscottite] Bargar, K.E.; Beeson, M.H. & Keith, T.E.C. (1981): Zeolites in Yellowstone National Park. Mineralogical Record 12, 29-38
[Truscottite] Bargar, K.E.; Beeson, M.H. & Keith, T.E.C. (1981): Zeolites in Yellowstone National Park. Mineralogical Record 12, 29-38
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