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Bromargyrite

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About BromargyriteHide

Formula:
AgBr
Colour:
Yellowish, greenish brown, bright green
Lustre:
Adamantine, Resinous, Waxy
Hardness:
Specific Gravity:
6.474
Crystal System:
Isometric
Name:
In allusion to its composition, containing BROMine and the Greek for silver, ARGYros.

Classification of BromargyriteHide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
3.AA.15

3 : HALIDES
A : Simple halides, without H2O
A : M:X = 1:1, 2:3, 3:5, etc.
9.1.4.2

9 : NORMAL HALIDES
1 : AX
8.3.2

8 : Halides - Fluorides, Chlorides, Bromides and Iodides; also Fluoborates and Fluosilicates
3 : Halides of Ag

Physical Properties of BromargyriteHide

Adamantine, Resinous, Waxy
Transparency:
Transparent, Translucent
Colour:
Yellowish, greenish brown, bright green
Streak:
White to yellowish white
Hardness:
2½ on Mohs scale
Tenacity:
Sectile
Cleavage:
None Observed
Fracture:
Irregular/Uneven, Sub-Conchoidal
Density:
6.474 g/cm3 (Measured)    6.477 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of BromargyriteHide

Type:
Isotropic
RI values:
n = 2.253
Birefringence:
Isotropic minerals have no birefringence
Surface Relief:
Very High
Type:
Isotropic
Comments:
Mechanically deformed crystals may be weakly birefringent with lamellar or undulose extinction

Chemical Properties of BromargyriteHide

Formula:
AgBr
Common Impurities:
Cl,I

Crystallography of BromargyriteHide

Crystal System:
Isometric
Class (H-M):
m3m (4/m 3 2/m) - Hexoctahedral
Space Group:
Fm3m
Cell Parameters:
a = 5.7745 Å
Unit Cell V:
192.55 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
4
Morphology:
Crystals cubic, with {111} and {011}, to 1 cm; in parallel or subparallel groups; commonly as crusts and coatings; also massive.
Twinning:
{111}, rare
Comment:
On synthetic material.

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
2.886 Å(100)
2.041 Å(55)
1.667 Å(16)
1.291 Å(14)
1.1787 Å(10)
3.33 Å(8)
1.444 Å(8)
Comments:
Recorded on synthetic material

Geological EnvironmentHide

Geological Setting:
In the oxidation zones of silver deposits, notably in arid regions

Type Occurrence of BromargyriteHide

Geological Setting of Type Material:
Oxidation zone of silver deposit.

Synonyms of BromargyriteHide

Other Language Names for BromargyriteHide

Varieties of BromargyriteHide

Chlorian Bromargyrite
Iodian BromargyriteAn iodine-bearing variety of bromargyrite.
Mercuroan Bromargyrite

Relationship of Bromargyrite to other SpeciesHide

Other Members of this group:
ChlorargyriteAgClIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
MarshiteCuIIso. 4 3m : F4 3m
Miersite(Ag,Cu)IIso. 4 3m : F4 3m
NantokiteCuClIso. 4 3m : F4 3m

Common AssociatesHide

AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
CerussitePbCO3
ChlorargyriteAgCl
IodargyriteAgI
JarositeKFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SilverAg
WadA generic name for (often poorly crystalline) soft manganese oxides/hydroxides, often containing significant amounts ...
WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
5 photos of Bromargyrite associated with MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
5 photos of Bromargyrite associated with DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
4 photos of Bromargyrite associated with BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
4 photos of Bromargyrite associated with CalciteCaCO3
3 photos of Bromargyrite associated with CerussitePbCO3
3 photos of Bromargyrite associated with QuartzSiO2
3 photos of Bromargyrite associated with EmmonsiteFe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
2 photos of Bromargyrite associated with SmithsoniteZnCO3
2 photos of Bromargyrite associated with SilverAg
2 photos of Bromargyrite associated with CarminitePbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

3.AA.Brontesite(NH4)3PbCl5Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnma
3.AA.05MarshiteCuIIso. 4 3m : F4 3m
3.AA.05Miersite(Ag,Cu)IIso. 4 3m : F4 3m
3.AA.05NantokiteCuClIso. 4 3m : F4 3m
3.AA.05UM1999-11:I:CuSCu(I,S)
3.AA.10IodargyriteAgIHex. 6mm : P6mm
3.AA.10Tocornalite(Ag,Hg)I
3.AA.15ChlorargyriteAgClIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
3.AA.20CarobbiiteKFIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m)
3.AA.20GriceiteLiFIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
3.AA.20HaliteNaClIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
3.AA.20SylviteKClIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
3.AA.20VilliaumiteNaFIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
3.AA.25SalammoniacNH4ClIso. 4 3 2
3.AA.25UM1998-03-Cl:TlTlCl
3.AA.25LafossaiteTl(Cl,Br)Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Pm3m
3.AA.30Calomel(Hg2)2+Cl2Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I4/mmm
3.AA.30Kuzminite(Hg2+2)(Br,Cl)2Tet.
3.AA.30Moschelite(Hg2+2)I2Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I4/mmm
3.AA.35NeighboriteNaMgF3Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
3.AA.40ChlorocalciteKCaCl3Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnma
3.AA.45KolaritePbTeCl2Orth.
3.AA.50RadhakrishnaitePbTe3(Cl,S)2Tet.
3.AA.55ChallacolloiteKPb2Cl5Mon. 2/m : P21/b
3.AA.60HephaistositeTlPb2Cl5Mon. 2/m : P21/b

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

9.1.4.1ChlorargyriteAgClIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

8.3.1ChlorargyriteAgClIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
8.3.3Bromian ChlorargyriteAg(Cl,Br)
8.3.4IodargyriteAgIHex. 6mm : P6mm
8.3.5Miersite(Ag,Cu)IIso. 4 3m : F4 3m

Fluorescence of BromargyriteHide

Other InformationHide

Thermal Behaviour:
Melts at 434°.
Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.
Industrial Uses:
Ore of silver.

References for BromargyriteHide

Reference List:
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Rammelsberg (1860): 196.
von Lasaulx (1878) Jb. Min.: 621.
Lovissato (1898) Acc. Linc. Rend.: 7: 246.
Levi and Tabet (1934) Acc. Linc., Rend.: (6): 19: 723.
Mott and Gurney (1940), Electronic Proc. in Ionic Crystals, Oxford.
Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: Halides, Nitrates, Borates, Carbonates, Sulfates, Phosphates, Arsenates, Tungstates, Molybdates, Etc. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 11-15.
NBS Circ. (1955), 539, 4, 46-47.
American Mineralogist (1964), 49, 224.
Barclay, C. J. and Jones, J. B. (1971): The Broken Hill silver halides. J. Geol. Soc. Australia 18, 149-157.
Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 78.

Internet Links for BromargyriteHide

Localities for BromargyriteHide

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
 
  • Córdoba Province
    • Punilla Department
      • Tanti
        • Cerro Blanco pegmatite district
Mr. Nelson Valenzuela.
    • San Javier Department
      • Las Tapias
        • Cerro Achala
Victor Sapienza collection
  • San Juan Province
    • Iglesia department
      • Tudcum
        • Frontera mining district
Rudashevsky, N.S. & Rudashevsky, V.N. (2018): Mineral processing of poor sulfide Au-Ag ores of the volcanogenic formation (Veladero deposit, Argentina). Zapiski RMO (Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society) 147, 101-120.
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Kennedy Co.
      • Condobolin district
Graham, I. T., Pogson, R., Colchester, D. M. and McKinnon, A. R. (2005): Secondary minerals of the Mineral Hill field. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 11, 101-116.
Gilligan, L.B., Suppel, D.W. (1993) Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Nymagee 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map (SI/55-2). Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 171 pages.
Gilligan, L.B., Suppel, D.W. (1993) Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Nymagee 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map (SI/55-2). Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 171 pages.
    • Yancowinna Co.
      • Broken Hill district
        • Broken Hill
          • Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine)
Mineralogical Record: 19: 429; Birch, W.D., van der Heydon, A. (1997) Minerals of the Kintore and Block 14 open cuts at Broken Hill, New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 3(1), 23-74.
[UKJMM 19:28]
  • South Australia
    • Mt Lofty Ranges
      • South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills)
        • Chandlers Hill
Bywater, S. (1987): Minerals from the Mount Malvern mine. Mineralogical News (Journal of the Mineralogical Society of South Australia), 7 (1), 41.; Kolitsch, U. and Elliott, P. (1999): Mineralogy of the Mount Malvern Mine near Clarendon, South Australia. Australian J. Mineral. 5, 3-17.
        • Cherry Gardens
http://www.minerals.statedevelopment.sa.gov.au/knowledge_centre/mesa_journal/feature_articles/mineralogical_hosts_for_the_almanda_silver_mine; Grguric, B.A. & Toma, J. (2017): Ore and gangue mineralogy of the Almanda mine, Cherry, Gardens, South Australia. Australian Journal of Mineralogy 18 (1), 51-61.
Bolivia
 
  • Potosí
    • Nor Lípez Province
      • San Cristobal de Lípez District
Federico Ahlfeld and Jorge Muñoz Reyes (1955) Las Especies Minerales de Bolivia. (Banco Minero de Bolivia)
    • Sud Lípez Province
      • San Antonio de Lípez
Federico Ahlfeld y Jorge Munoz Reyes (1955) Las Especies Minerales de Bolivia. (Banco Minero de Bolivia)
Chile
 
  • Antofagasta
    • Antofagasta Province
      • Cachinal
Maksaev V. et altri (1992); "Yacimientos costeros entre Antofagasta y Taltal"; Revista Geológica Chilena, n. 2 - Stgo de Chile
Maksaev V. et altri (1992); "Yacimientos costeros entre Antofagasta y Taltal"; Revista Geológica Chilena, n. 2 - Stgo de Chile
      • Sierra Gorda
John Dagenais
  • Atacama
    • Chañaral Province
      • Mantos de Oro district
Samples analysed by Dr. Jochen Schluter (Hamburg University), Germany.
    • Copiapó Province
Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (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.: 14; Mineralogical Record: 10: 202-203.
Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 69-153
Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 69-153
A. Moesta; "Chlor, Brom und Jodverbindungen des Silbers in der natur"; Facultat zu Marburg; Schnellpressendruck von C.L. Pfeil, Marburg, 1869
Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 69-153
Moesta, F.A. (1870): Ueber das Vorkommen der Chlor-, Brom- und Jodverbindungen des Silbers in der Natur. Verlag von Oscar Eberhardt's Universitätsbuchhandlung (Marburg), 47 pp.
      • Paipote
        • Ladrillos district
K.Segestrom (1960); "Geología del Cuadrángulo Paipote"; I.I.G. de Chile, Stgo de Chile
China
 
  • Guangdong
    • Heyuan
      • Zijin Co.
Gongsheng Yan (1987): Mineral Deposits 6(1), 45-55
    • Yunfu
      • Luoding Co.
Guicheng Huang, Xiongwu Wang, Shiyi Yang, Longqing Chen, and Jingsheng Ling (2001): Mineral Deposits 20(3), 243-250
  • Inner Mongolia
    • Hulunbuir City (Hulunbei'er Prefecture)
      • New Barag Right Banner (Xin Barag Youqi)
Zhicheng Lü, Paiping Zhang, Guozheng Duan, Libo Hao, and Guanghua Dong (2002): Journal of Mineraloy and Petrology 22(1), 1-5; Zhicheng Lu, Peiping Zhang, Guozheng Duan, Libo Hao, and Dianchao Li (2002): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 22(1), 75-80; Chaoyang Li, Tiegeng Liu, Lin Ye, Weiguang Zhu, and Hailin Deng (2003): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 46, Supplement 1, 84-98
Czech Republic
 
  • 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.
France
 
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Allier
      • Ébreuil
        • Échassières
Patrice Queneau Collection
Le Règne Minéral, (33), 5-25.
  • Brittany
    • Finistère
Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome II, 774.
Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (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.: 14; R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Var
      • Le Pradet
        • Cap Garonne Mine
Georges FAVREAU collection
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Freiburg
      • Ortenaukreis
        • Oberwolfach
WALENTA, K. (1995): Neue Mineralfunde von der Grube Clara. 6. Folge, 1. Teil. - Lapis 20 (5), 33-38.
          • Gelbach valley
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Rhein-Lahn-Kreis
[MinRec 15:334]
        • Frücht
https://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Rheinland-Pfalz/Rhein-Lahn-Kreis/Bad%20Ems/Grube%20Friedrichssegen
    • Westerwaldkreis
      • Dernbach
Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (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.: 14.
  • Saxony-Anhalt
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirgskreis
      • Ehrenfriedersdorf
Hungary
 
  • Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County
    • Kazincbarcika District
      • Rudabánya
Szakáll: Minerals of Rudabánya, 2001
Italy
 
  • Sardinia
    • South Sardinia Province
      • Sarrabus-Gerrei
AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work.
  • Tuscany
    • Grosseto Province
      • Montieri
        • Gerfalco
Bazzoni, C. & Capperi, M. (2001): La miniera di «Montevecchio» in Toscana (Gerfalco - Grosseto). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 4/2011, 236-241
Japan
 
  • Hokkaidō Prefecture
    • Soya Subprefecture
      • Esashi District
        • Esashi-cho
Sorulen, T. T., Takahashi, R., Tanaka, S., Suzuki, K., Imai, A., Watanabe, Y., & Kikuchi, S. (2019). Mineralogical and Geochemical Characteristics of the Utanobori Gold Deposit in Northern Hokkaido, Japan. Resource Geology.
Mexico
 
  • Baja California Sur
    • La Paz Municipality
      • Cacachilas
Panczner(1987):123.
Panczner(1987):123.
Panczner(1987):123.
Panczner(1987):123.
Panczner (1987): 123.
Panczner (1987): 123.
      • El Triunfo District
Panczner(1987):123.; Panzcer, 1987, p. 122,340,350.
Panczner(1987):123.
Panczner(1987):123.
Panczner (1987): 123.
Panczner (1987): 123.
Panzcer (1987), p. 123, 340, 350
Panzcer (1987), p. 123
Panczner (1987): 123.
PAnczner (1987): 123.
  • Chihuahua
    • Aquiles Serdán Municipality
      • Santa Eulalia Mining District
        • East Camp
Panczner (1987): 77-395.
    • Batopilas Municipality
      • Andres del Rio District
[MinRec 17:79]; Wilson, W. and Panczner, C., 1986, Batopilas, Mineralogical Record, v 17: 61-80.
    • Cusihuiriáchic Municipality
      • Cusihuiriáchic
Panczner (1987): 78-342.
    • Guadalupe y Calvo Municipality
      • Guadalupe y Calvo
Panczner (1987): 123.
    • Julimes Municipality
      • Julimes
Panczner(1987):123.
  • Coahuila
    • Sierra Mojada Municipality
      • Sierra Mojada
Panczner(1987):123.
Panczner (1987): 123.
Panczner(1987):123.
  • Durango
    • San Pedro del Gallo Municipality
      • Peñoles
Panczner(1987):123.
Panczner (1987): 123.
  • Guanajuato
    • San Luis de la Paz Municipality
      • Mineral de Pozos
Panczner(1987):123.
  • Mexico
    • Mun. del Oro
      • El Oro de Hidalgo (El Oro; El Oro Hidalgo; Oro de Hidalgo)
Panczner(1987).
Panczner (1987): 123.
Panczner (1987): 123.
  • Michoacan
    • Acuitzio del Canje Municipality
      • Curucopaseo
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner (1987): 124.
    • Tlalpujahua Municipality
      • San Pedro y San Pablo de Tlalpujahua District
        • Tlalpujahua
Panczner(1987):124.
  • Queretaro
    • Cadereyta Municipality
      • Cadereyta de Montes
        • Las Aguas
Panczner (1987): 124.
Pancnzer(1987): 124.
      • El Doctor (Doctor)
Panczner (1987): 124.
  • San Luis Potosí
    • Catorce Municipality
      • Catorce (Real de Catorce)
Panczner(1987):82-389.
Panczner(1987): 124.
Panczner(1987): 124.
Panczner (1987): 124.
    • Charcas Municipality
      • Charcas
Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 78
    • Villa de La Paz Municipality
      • La Paz
Panczner(1987): 124.
Panczner (1987): 124.
  • Sonora
    • Caborca Municipality
Donald Edward White and Reinaldo Guiza Jr. (1949) Antimony deposits of El Antimonio district, Sonora, Mexico. USGS Bulletin 962B
      • Heróica Caborca
Panczner(1987):158.
    • Hermosillo Municipality
      • Hermosillo
Panczner(1987):124.
    • Ures Municipality
      • Ures
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner(1987):124.
  • Zacatecas
    • Noria de Angeles Municipality
      • Noria de Angeles (Noria de los Angeles)
Panczner (1987): 125.
    • Ojo Caliente Municipality
      • Ojo Caliente
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner (1987): 124.
    • Pinos Municipality
      • Pinos
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner(1987): 125.
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner(1987):125.
Panczner (1987): 125.
Panczner (1987): 125.
Panczner (1987): 125.
Panczner (1987): 125.
Panczner (1987): 125.
Panczner (1987): 125.
L 1 (1987), 7; HB3 (1997)
    • Sombrerete Municipality
      • Sombrerete
Panczner (1987): 125.
Panczner (1987): 125.
    • Zacatecas Municipality
      • Zacatecas
Panczner(1987): 125.
Panczner (1987): 125.
Morocco
 
  • Drâa-Tafilalet Region
    • Zagora Province
      • Ambed
Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
New Zealand
 
  • Waikato Region
    • Hauraki District
      • Karangahake
Railton, G.L¹., Watters, W.A. (1990) Minerals of New Zealand. New Zealand Geological Survey Bulletin 104, 89 pages. (¹published as G.L. Railton but his initials should be G.T. not G.L. - Errata sheet inserted in publication).
Railton, G.L¹., Watters, W.A. (1990) Minerals of New Zealand. New Zealand Geological Survey Bulletin 104, 89 pages. (¹published as G.L. Railton but his initials should be G.T. not G.L. - Errata sheet inserted in publication).
Railton, G.T., Watters, W.A. (1990) Minerals of New Zealand. New Zealand Geological Survey Bulletin 104, 89 pages.
Russia
 
  • Kamchatka Krai
Okrugin, V., & Chernev, I. Correlation of Epithermal and Geothermal Deposits (an Example of Mutnovsky Geothermal Area, Southern Kamchatka). Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2015
  • Khakassia
    • Saksyr Batholit
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data of 2017, Vladimir Ilyushenko material
  • Sakha Republic (Yakutia)
    • Olekma area
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data 2012
  • Sverdlovsk Oblast
Azovskova, O. B., Malyugin, A. A., Nekrasova, A. A., & Yanchenko, M. Y. (2013, January). Pyrite from zones of Mz-Kz reactivation of large faults on the eastern slope of the Ural Mountains, Russia. In Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology (No. 79, p. 182). World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology (WASET).
  • Tuva
    • Sut-Kholsky District
Kuzhuget, R. V., Zaikov, V. V., Lebedev, V. I., & Mongush, A. A. (2015). Gold mineralization of the Khaak-Sair gold-quartz ore occurrence in listwanites (western Tuva). Russian Geology and Geophysics, 56(9), 1332-1348.
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Almería
      • Níjar
        • San José
Jean claude Dol collection
  • Castile-La Mancha
    • Guadalajara
Mineralogical Record, 23 (3), 241-249
Calvo, M. and Sevillano, E. (1995): Famous mineral localities: Hiendelaencina Guadalajara Prov. Spain. Mineralogical Record 23, 241-249.
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Cochise County
[MinRec 24:421]
[MinRec 12:295]
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 147; Min.Rec.: 12: 295; Graeme, R. (1993), Bisbee revisited, Min.Rec.: 24: 421-436.
      • Carr Canyon
"The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
      • Dragoon District (Golden Rule District)
Hampf, A.W. (1972) The geology of the Golden Rule mine area, Cochise County, Arizona: Tucson, University of Arizona, M.S. thesis, 156 p.
      • Empire Mine
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 147; Butler, B.S., et al (1938b), Geology and ore deposits of the Tombstone district, AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 143.
Rob Bowell, lab tested
Rob Bowell, lab tested
      • Oregon-Prompter Mine group
Raman, University of Arizona, Dr. Yang; specimens in the Bruce J. Murphy collection
      • Sulphur Springs Valley
        • Pearce Hills
          • Pearce Mining District
            • Pearce
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 100, 147, 169, 212-213, 259; Endlich, F.M. (1897), The Pearce mining distict, Engr.Mining Jour.: 63(23): 571; Guild, F.N. (1910), The Mineralogy of Arizona, The Chemical Publishing Co., Easton, PA; Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of AZ, AZ Bur. of mines Bull. 153: 14; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 43.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 209; Williams, S.A. (1978), Khinite, parakhinite, and dugganite, three new tellurates from Tombstone, Arizona, Am.Min.: 63: 1016-1019.
[MinRec 11:253]
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 267.
          • Silver Plume Mine (Emerald & Silver Plume Mine group)
Georges FAVREAU collection
    • Coconino County
      • Prospect Canyon Mining District
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 147, 150, 296, 311, 405, 414; Wenrich, K.J. & H.B. Sutphin (1989), Lithotectonic setting necessary for formation of a uranium-rich, solution-collapse breccia-pipe, Grand Canyon region, AZ, USGS Open File Rept. 89-0173.
    • Gila Co.
      • Apache Peaks
        • Richmond Basin Mining District
          • Richmond Basin
The Resources of Arizona - A Manual of Reliable Information Concerning the Territory, compiled by Patrick Hamilton (1881), Scottsdale, AZ: 64.
      • Globe-Miami Mining District
        • Globe Hills Mining District
          • Globe Hills
            • Globe
; Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 148; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J.Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 42; Dana 7:II:14.
    • Graham Co.
      • Aravaipa Mining District
        • Santa Teresa Mountains
          • Klondyke
            • Grand Reef Mountain
              • Laurel Canyon
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 148.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 169.
    • Greenlee Co.
      • Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District)
        • Stargo
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 148.
    • Mohave County
      • Cerbat Mountains (Cerbat Range)
        • Wallapai Mining District
Garrett, S.K. (1938), AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 145: 117-119.
      • Owens Mining District
The Resources of Arizona - A Manual of reliable Information Concerning the Territory, compiled by Patrick Hamilton (1881), Scottsdale, AZ: 71.
    • Pinal Co.
      • Mammoth Mining District
        • Tiger
          • St. Anthony deposit
Jensen, Martin (2012), Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine Bromargyrite, A new find from Tiger, Arizona, Mineral News: 28(6): 1 & 3.
      • Mineral Mountain Mining District
        • Superior area
          • Reymert Canyon
Josef Vajdak (2002) Mineral News, 18, #1, 6. (Chet Lemanski specimens)
    • Santa Cruz Co.
      • Tyndall Mining District
        • Salero area
          • Rosario Mine (Rosario group of claims)
Schrader, F.C. & J.M. Hill (1915), Mineral deposits of the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains, Arizona, USGS Bull. 582: 216.
          • Toluachi group of claims (Toluachi group; Bonanza tunnel; Tennantite claim)
Schrader, F.C. & J.M. Hill (1915), Mineral deposits of the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains, Arizona, USGS Bull. 582: 207.
      • Wrightson Mining District
        • Big Casa Blanca Canyon
Schrader, F.C. & J.M. Hill (1915), Mineral deposits of the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains, Arizona, USGS Bull. 582: 237.
        • Temporal Gulch
          • Anaconda Mine group
Schrader, F.C. & J.M. Hill (1915), Mineral deposits of the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains, Arizona, USGS Bull. 582: 236.
    • Yavapai Co.
      • Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range)
        • Peck Mining District
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 371; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 48.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 371; Lindgren, W. (1926), USGS Bull. 782: 161;
  • California
    • Inyo Co.
      • Argus Mts (Argus Range)
        • Lookout Mining District (Modoc Mining District)
          • Lookout City
; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 194.
      • Inyo Mts (Inyo Range)
        • Russ Mining District
          • Reward
Adams, Paul (2010) The Brown Monster and Reward Mines Inyo County, California. Mineralogical Record 41:175-193.
    • Kern Co.
      • Loraine Mining District
        • Loraine
Troxel, Bennie Wyatt & P.K. Morton (1962), Mines and mineral resources of Kern County, California: California Division Mines & Geology County Report No. 1, 370 pp.: 93; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 114; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 194.
Troxel, Bennie Wyatt & P.K. Morton (1962), Mines and mineral resources of Kern County, California: California Division Mines & Geology County Report No. 1, 370 pp.: 41; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 114, 124.
      • Mojave-Rosamond Mining District (Mojave Mining District)
        • Mojave
          • Soledad Mountain (Butte Mountain)
            • Soledad Mountain deposit
              • Soledad Mountain project (Victory)
Bateson, Charles E.W. (1905), The Mojave mining district of California: A.I.M.E. Bulletin 7: 65-82; [A.I.M.E. Transactions (1907): 37: 173]; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 114.
    • San Bernardino Co.
      • Barstow Mining District
        • Hinkley
          • Mount General (Mt General)
R.M. Housley and R.E. Reynolds (2002) Mineralogical Survey of the Mount General Area. Abstracts from the 2002 Desert Symposium. California State University, Desert Studies Consortium pp61-63
      • Calico Mts (Calico Hills)
Lindgren, Waldemar (1887), The silver mines of Calico California: A.I.M.E. Transactions: 15: 719-734; Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1-2): 128; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 195.
      • Ivanpah Mining District
        • Ivanpah Valley
          • Cima
Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1-2): 106-107; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 196.
      • Old Woman Mountains
        • Old Woman District
          • Carbonate Peak
Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1&2): 76; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California: 196.
      • Providence Mts (Sierra de Santa Coleta; Timpisagwagatsitci)
        • Trojan District (Providence District)
          • Fountain Peak
Tucker, W. Burling & Reid J. Sampson (1943b), Mineral resources of San Bernardino County: California Division Mines Report 39: 475; Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1-2): 72-73, 83-84 tabulated list of mines; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 197.
      • San Bernardino Mountains
        • Blackhawk District (Silver Reef District)
          • Silver Peak [1]
Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1-2): tabulated list No. 299: 96, 138; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 196.
      • Silver Lake Mining District
        • Soda Mountains
          • Zzyzx (Fort Soda; Soda; Soda Springs; Zzyzx Mineral Spring Resort)
www.mineralsocal.org
  • Colorado
    • Clear Creek Co.
      • Chicago Creek
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • Custer Co.
      • Silver Cliff Mining District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • Dolores Co.
      • Rico Mountains
        • Rico Mining District (Pioneer Mining District)
          • Horse Creek
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Eagle Co.
      • Brush Creek Mining District
Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 78
    • Gunnison Co.
      • Tincup Mining District (Pieplant Mining District)
        • Tincup
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • La Plata Co.
      • La Plata Mining District (California Mining District)
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Lake Co.
MinRec 16:171-201
    • Mineral Co.
      • Creede Mining District
J.Attard analysis of M.M.Judy specimen (2015)
    • Park Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • Summit Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
  • Idaho
    • Idaho Co.
      • Warren Mining District (Marshall Mining District)
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
  • Montana
    • Beaverhead Co.
      • Argenta Mining District
        • Argenta
          • Stapleton Gulch
http://www.mineralnews.com/MinNews/MN18-2.html
      • Blue Wing Mining District
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Butte-Silver Bow (Butte; Silver Bow Co.)
      • Divide Creek Mining District
USGS Bull 574
  • Nevada
    • Churchill Co.
NBMG Bull 83 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Churchill County, Nevada
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Clark Co.
      • Spring Mountains
        • Goodsprings Mining District
Haynes, P. E. (2007):"Minerals of the Fredrickson Mine, Goodsprings District, Clark County, Nevada". New Mexico Geology 29(4),138.
NBMG Bull 62 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Clark County, Nevada
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Elko Co.
      • Mountain City Mining District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
NBMG Bull 106 Geology and Mineral Resources of Elko County, Nevada
    • Esmeralda Co.
NBMG Bull 78 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Esmeralda County, Nevada
      • Palmetto Mining District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Eureka Co.
      • Mineral Hill Mining District
NBMG Bull 64 Geology and Mineral Resources of Eureka County, Nevada
    • Lander Co.
      • Big Creek Mining District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Lincoln Co.
      • Bristol and Jackrabbit Mining Districts
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Pioche Mining District
NBMG Bull 73 Geology and Mineral Resources of Lincoln County, Nevada
    • Mineral Co.
      • Aurora Mining District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Garfield Mining District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Nye Co.
      • Lodi Hills
        • Lodi Mining District
          • Quartz Mountain camp
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Rocks & Minerals (2010) 85:512-524
      • San Antonio Mountains
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Toquima Range
        • Belmont Mining District
          • Belmont
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; J.V. Tingley and J. Quade (1986) A mineral inventory of the Tonopah Resource Area, Battle Mountain District, Nevada. Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology OFR 86-14
    • Pershing Co.
      • Scossa Mining District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • White Pine Co.
NBMG Bull 85 Geology and Mineral Resources of White Pine County, Nevada
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Cherry Creek Mining District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; NBMG Bull 14
      • White Pine Mining District
        • Silver Belt
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
  • New Mexico
    • Catron Co.
      • Mogollon Mountains
Northrop, 3rd rev. ed. (1996) Minerals of New Mexico
    • Doña Ana Co.
      • Organ Mountains
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd. rev. ed. (1996)
    • Grant Co.
Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 78
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 34-43
        • Georgetown
2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 34-43; U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
    • Hidalgo Co.
DeMark, R.S. (2004): News from the Apache mine, New Mexico. Mineral News, 20, 8.
Min News 20:10 p 8
      • Peloncillo Mountains
        • San Simon District
          • Granite Gap
R&M 77:5 p298-305
Twenty-fourth Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium
R&M 77:5 p298-305
          • McGhee Peak
Bob Walstrom field-collected specimens (See: www.mindat.org/mesg-11-338828.html ); Robert E.Walstrom Collection
      • Steins Pass District
Robert E. Walstrom Collection
    • Luna County
      • Cookes Peak Mining District
        • Old Hadley Mining District
Robert E. Walstrom collection
      • Tres Hermanas Mountains
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
          • Mahoney Mines area
            • Cincinnati vein system
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
http://geoinfo.nmt.edu/staff/dunbar/abstract/dm99.html. Virginia T. McLemore, Nelia Dunbar, Matt T. Heizler, Kelly Donahue (2000): Geology and mineral deposits of the Victorio mining district, Luna County , New Mexico- Preliominary observations, New Mexico Geologic Society Guidebook, 51st field Conference, Southwest passage – A trip through the Phanerozoic, pp267-278
        • Mine Hill
Jerry A. Baird
    • Rio Arriba Co.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Sandoval Co.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Santa Fe Co.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Sierra Co.
      • Chloride District
        • Chloride
U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
NMBMMR Bull 10 The Geology and Ore Deposits of Sierra County, New Mexico; U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
        • Monument Creek Area
NMBMMR Bull 10 The Geology and Ore Deposits of Sierra County, New Mexico
NMBMMR Bull 10 The Geology and Ore Deposits of Sierra County, New Mexico; Henry L. Jicha, Jr. (1954) Paragenesis Of The Ores Of The Palomas (Hermosa) District, Southwestern New Mexico. NMBMG Circular 27.
U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
      • Kingston District
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
    • Socorro Co.
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd. rev. ed. (1996)
      • Socorro Peak District
R&M 66:1 p56-63
        • Socorro
Personal communication between Erin Delventhal and Ray DeMark and Paul Hlava
  • South Dakota
    • Lawrence Co.
      • Bald Mountain Mining District (Portland Mining District)
Loomis, T. (2011), "News from the Black Hills, South Dakota", Mineral News, in press
Rocks & Minerals: 75(3): 156-169.
  • Texas
    • Hudspeth Co.
      • Van Horn Mountains
R&M 66:3 pp 196-224
    • Presidio Co.
R&M 66:3 pp 196-224
Alminas, Henry V.; Foord, Eugene E.; Tucker, Robert E. (1994) Geochemistry, mineralogy, and geochronology of the U.S. Virgin Islands USGS Bulletin 2057 36p
  • Utah
    • Juab Co.
      • Tintic Mining District
        • Eureka
R&M 68:6 p406-416
  • Washington
    • Okanogan Co.
      • Conconully Mining District
        • Conconully
Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.62,67
      • Gold Creek
Huntting, M. (1956): Inventory of Washington Minerals, Part II, Metallic Minerals, Vol. 1, p.148; Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington; p.35,62; Lasmanis, R. Et Al (1990): Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report, p.269
    • Stevens Co.
      • Northport Mining District
        • Abercrombie Mountain
Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.62; Lasmanis, R. Et Al (1990): Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report
 
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