Donate now to keep alive!Help|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
What is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthMineral PhotographyThe Elements and their MineralsGeological TimeMineral Evolution
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery


This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
From the Greek 'kampylos' - bent, on account of the barrel-shaped bend of the crystals.
A variety of Mimetite

A variety of Mimetite forming barrel-shaped crystals.

Hide all sections | Show all sections

Pronounciation of CampyliteHide

PlayRecorded byCountry
Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

Chemical Properties of CampyliteHide


Synonyms of CampyliteHide

Other Language Names for CampyliteHide

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz29 photos of Campylite associated with Quartz on
Baryte19 photos of Campylite associated with Baryte on
Manganese Oxides13 photos of Campylite associated with Manganese Oxides on
Mimetite8 photos of Campylite associated with Mimetite on
Psilomelane3 photos of Campylite associated with Psilomelane on
Plumbogummite3 photos of Campylite associated with Plumbogummite on
Pyrolusite2 photos of Campylite associated with Pyrolusite on
Pyromorphite1 photo of Campylite associated with Pyromorphite on
Calcite1 photo of Campylite associated with Calcite on
Romanèchite1 photo of Campylite associated with Romanèchite on

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 CampyliteHide

Reference List:
Sort by Year (asc) | by Year (desc) | by Author (A-Z) | by Author (Z-A)
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.: 889.

Internet Links for CampyliteHide

Localities for CampyliteHide

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.
Czech Republic
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Central Bohemia Region
      • Příbram
        • Březové Hory ore region (Birkenberg)
          • Bohutín
            • Bohutín deposit
Řídkošil, T., Švenek, J.: Nové nálezy nerostů na dole Řimbaba v Bohutíně. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1978, roč. 23, č. 3, s. 322.linarite
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Puy-de-Dôme
      • Pontgibaud
Van King
    • Rhône
      • Poule-les-Echarmeaux
my collection (Chollet Pascal)
  • Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
    • Territoire-de-Belfort
      • Giromagny
Hohl: "Minéraux et Mines du Massif Vosgien", Editions du Rhin (Mulhouse), 1994
  • Grand Est
    • Bas-Rhin
      • Villé Valley
        • Urbeis
Thierry Brunsperger collection.
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
      • Clausnitz - Sayda District
        • Sayda
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
    • Glauchau
      • Callenberg
Lapis, 16 (9), 13-26.
  • Akmola Province (Aqmola Oblysy; Akmolinskaya Oblast')
Dyussembayeva, K., Kasenova, A., & Shakirova, G. (2013). The Intermetallic Compounds of Gold with Lead. International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference: SGEM: Surveying Geology & mining Ecology Management, 2, 643.
  • Värmland
    • Filipstad
No reference listed
  • Songkhla Province
  • England
    • Cumbria
      • Caldbeck Fells
Hartley, J. (1959) Coronadite from Cumberland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 32: 343-344.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British Minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.; Bridges, T.F., Green, D.I., Rumsey, M.S., and Leppington, C.M. (2008) A review of the mineralisation at Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 29-47.; Bridges, T.F. and Green, D.I (2008) Baryte formation in supergene environments in the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 48-50.
        • Roughton Gill
No reference listed
Mineral and/or Locality is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2018, except where stated. relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: January 17, 2018 20:26:13 Page generated: December 27, 2017 00:35:07
Go to top of page