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Bromargyrite

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

Classification of Bromargyrite

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 Bromargyrite

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

Optical Data of Bromargyrite

Type:
Isotropic
RI values:
n = 2.253
Max Birefringence:
δ = 0.000 - 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 Bromargyrite

Formula:
AgBr
Elements listed in formula:
Analytical Data:
(1) Chemical analysis of material from Rancho de San Onofre, Charcas, Mexico
(2) Theoretical values for Ag(Br,Cl) with Br:Cl = 1:1
       (1)      (2)

Ag   (57.56)  (65.16)
Cl            (10.71)
Br   (42.44)  (24.13)

sum  100.00   100.00 wt.-%
Common Impurities:
Cl,I

Crystallography of Bromargyrite

Crystal System:
Isometric
Class (H-M):
m3m (4/m 3 2/m) - Hexoctahedral
Space Group:
Fm3m
Cell Parameters:
a = 5.7745 Å
Unit Cell Volume:
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 Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
2.886 (100)
2.041 (55)
1.667 (16)
1.291 (14)
1.1787 (10)
3.33 (8)
1.444 (8)
Comments:
Recorded on synthetic material

Occurrences of Bromargyrite

Type Occurrence of Bromargyrite

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

Relationship of Bromargyrite to other Species

Other Members of Group:
3.AA.05MarshiteCuI
3.AA.05Miersite(Ag,Cu)I
3.AA.05NantokiteCuCl
3.AA.05UM1999-11:I:CuSCu(I,S)
3.AA.10IodargyriteAgI
3.AA.10Tocornalite(Ag,Hg)I
3.AA.15ChlorargyriteAgCl
3.AA.20CarobbiiteKF
3.AA.20GriceiteLiF
3.AA.20HaliteNaCl
3.AA.20SylviteKCl
3.AA.20VilliaumiteNaF
3.AA.25SalammoniacNH4Cl
3.AA.25UM1998-03-Cl:TlTlCl
3.AA.25LafossaiteTlCl
3.AA.30CalomelHgCl
3.AA.30KuzminiteHg(Br,Cl)
3.AA.30MoscheliteHgI
3.AA.35NeighboriteNaMgF3
3.AA.40ChlorocalciteKCaCl3
3.AA.45KolaritePbTeCl2
3.AA.50RadhakrishnaitePbTe3(Cl,S)2
3.AA.55ChallacolloiteKPb2Cl5
3.AA.60HephaistositeTlPb2Cl5

Other Names for Bromargyrite

Other Information

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 Bromargyrite

Reference List:
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.

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Localities for Bromargyrite

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.
(TL) indicates type locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
Argentina
 
  • Córdoba
    • Punilla Department
      • Tanti
        • Cerro Blanco pegmatite district
Mr. Nelson Valenzuela.
    • San Javier Department
      • Las Tapias
        • Cerro Achala
Victor Sapienza collection
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.
Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Nymagee Metallogenic Map (SI/55-2), 1993: D.W. Suppel, L.B. Gilligan. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales
    • Yancowinna Co.
      • Broken Hill
        • Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine)
Mineralogical Record: 19: 429; Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
      • Broken Hill district
[UKJMM 19:28]
  • South Australia
    • Mt Lofty Ranges
      • South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills)
        • Cherry Gardens
http://www.minerals.statedevelopment.sa.gov.au/knowledge_centre/mesa_journal/feature_articles/mineralogical_hosts_for_the_almanda_silver_mine
        • Clarendon
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.
Bolivia
 
  • Potosí Department
    • 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 Region
    • 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
  • Atacama Region
    • 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 Province
    • Heyuan Prefecture
      • Zijin Co.
Gongsheng Yan (1987): Mineral Deposits 6(1), 45-55
    • Yunfu Prefecture
      • Luoding Co.
Guicheng Huang, Xiongwu Wang, Shiyi Yang, Longqing Chen, and Jingsheng Ling (2001): Mineral Deposits 20(3), 243-250
  • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
    • Hulunbuir League (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
 
  • 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.
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
    • Black Forest
      • Wolfach
        • Oberwolfach
          • Gelbach valley
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
          • Rankach valley
WALENTA, K. (1995): Neue Mineralfunde von der Grube Clara. 6. Folge, 1. Teil. - Lapis 20 (5), 33-38.
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Lahn valley
[MinRec 15:334]
        • Frücht
https://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Rheinland-Pfalz/Rhein-Lahn-Kreis/Bad%20Ems/Grube%20Friedrichssegen
    • Westerwald
      • Wied Iron Spar District
        • Neuwied
          • 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
    • Erzgebirge
      • Ehrenfriedersdorf
Hungary
 
  • Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén Co.
    • Rudabányai Mts
      • Rudabánya
Szakáll: Minerals of Rudabánya, 2001
Italy
 
  • Sardinia
    • Cagliari Province
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
Mexico
 
  • Baja California Sur (BC Sur)
    • Mun. de La Paz
      • 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
    • Mun. de Aquiles Serdán
      • Santa Eulalia District
        • East Camp
Panczner (1987): 77-395.
    • Mun. de Batopilas
      • Andres del Rio District
[MinRec 17:79]; Wilson, W. and Panczner, C., 1986, Batopilas, Mineralogical Record, v 17: 61-80.
    • Mun. de Cusihuiriáchic
      • Cusihuiriáchic
Panczner (1987): 78-342.
    • Mun. de Guadalupe y Calvo
      • Guadalupe y Calvo
Panczner (1987): 123.
    • Mun. de Julimes
      • Julimes
Panczner(1987):123.
  • Coahuila
    • Mun. de Sierra Mojada
      • Sierra Mojada
Panczner(1987):123.
Panczner (1987): 123.
Panczner(1987):123.
  • Durango
    • Mun. de San Pedro del Gallo
      • Peñoles
Panczner(1987):123.
Panczner (1987): 123.
  • Guanajuato
    • Mun. de San Luis de La Paz
      • 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
    • Mun. de Acuitzio del Canje
      • Curucopaseo
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner (1987): 124.
    • Mun. de Tlalpujahua
      • San Pedro y San Pablo de Tlalpujahua District
        • Tlalpujahua
Panczner(1987):124.
  • Queretaro
    • Mun. de Cadereyta
      • Cadereyta de Montes
        • Las Aguas
Panczner (1987): 124.
Pancnzer(1987): 124.
      • El Doctor (Doctor)
Panczner (1987): 124.
  • San Luis Potosí
    • Mun. de Catorce
      • Catorce (Real de Catorce)
Panczner(1987):82-389.
Panczner(1987): 124.
Panczner(1987): 124.
Panczner (1987): 124.
    • Mun. de Charcas
      • Charcas
Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 78
    • Mun. de Villa de La Paz
      • La Paz
Panczner(1987): 124.
Panczner (1987): 124.
  • Sonora
    • Mun. de Caborca
Donald Edward White and Reinaldo Guiza Jr. (1949) Antimony deposits of El Antimonio district, Sonora, Mexico. USGS Bulletin 962B
      • Heróica Caborca
Panczner(1987):158.
    • Mun. de Hermosillo
      • Hermosillo
Panczner(1987):124.
    • Mun. de Ures
      • Ures
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner(1987):124.
  • Zacatecas
    • Mun. de Noria de Angeles
      • Noria de Angeles (Noria de los Angeles)
Panczner (1987): 125.
    • Mun. de Ojo Caliente
      • Ojo Caliente
Panczner(1987):124.
Panczner (1987): 124.
    • Mun. de Pinos
      • 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.
    • Mun. de Sombrerete
      • Sombrerete
Panczner (1987): 125.
Panczner (1987): 125.
    • Mun. de Zacatecas
      • Zacatecas
Panczner(1987): 125.
Panczner (1987): 125.
L 1 (1987), 7; HB3 (1997)
Morocco
 
  • Drâa-Tafilalet Region
    • Ouarzazate Province
      • Tazenakht
        • Bou Azer District (Bou Azzer District)
          • Ambed
Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
New Zealand
 
  • North Island
    • Karangahake
Railton, G.L. & Watters, W.A., Minerals of New Zealand, New Zealand Geological Survey Bull. #104 (1990).
Railton, G.L. & Watters, W.A., Minerals of New Zealand, New Zealand Geological Survey Bull. #104 (1990).
Railton, G.L. & Watters, W.A., Minerals of New Zealand, New Zealand Geological Survey Bull. #104 (1990).
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
      • Olekma area
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data 2012
  • Far-Eastern Region
    • Kamchatka Oblast'
Okrugin, V., & Chernev, I. Correlation of Epithermal and Geothermal Deposits (an Example of Mutnovsky Geothermal Area, Southern Kamchatka). Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2015
Spain
 
  • 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.
U.S. Virgin Islands
Alminas, Henry V.; Foord, Eugene E.; Tucker, Robert E. (1994) Geochemistry, mineralogy, and geochronology of the U.S. Virgin Islands USGS Bulletin 2057 36p
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Huachuca Mts
        • Hartford District (Huachuca Mountains District)
          • Carr Canyon
"The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
      • Mule Mts
        • Warren District
[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.
      • Sulphur Springs Valley
        • Pearce Hills
          • Pearce 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.
      • Tombstone Hills
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.
          • 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
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 267.
          • Silver Plume Mine (Emerald & Silver Plume Mine group)
Georges FAVREAU collection
[MinRec 11:253]
    • Coconino Co.
      • Prospect Canyon 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 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 District
        • Globe Hills 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 District
        • Santa Teresa Mts
          • 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.
      • Shannon Mts
        • Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District)
          • Stargo
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 148.
    • Mohave Co.
      • Cerbat Mts (Cerbat Range)
        • Wallapai District
Garrett, S.K. (1938), AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 145: 117-119.
      • Owens District
The Resources of Arizona - A Manual of reliable Information Concerning the Territory, compiled by Patrick Hamilton (1881), Scottsdale, AZ: 71.
    • Pinal Co.
      • Mammoth 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 District
        • Superior area
          • Reymert Canyon
Josef Vajdak (2002) Mineral News, 18, #1, 6. (Chet Lemanski specimens)
    • Santa Cruz Co.
      • Santa Rita Mts
        • Tyndall 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 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 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 District (Modoc District)
          • Lookout City
; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 194.
      • Inyo Mts (Inyo Range)
        • Russ District
          • Reward
Adams, Paul (2010) The Brown Monster and Reward Mines Inyo County, California. Mineralogical Record 41:175-193.
    • Kern Co.
      • Loraine 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 District (Mojave 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 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 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.
      • Lucerne Valley area
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.
      • Old Woman Mts
        • 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.
      • Silver Lake District
        • Soda Mts
          • Zzyzx (Fort Soda; Soda; Soda Springs; Zzyzx Mineral Spring Resort)
www.mineralsocal.org
  • Colorado
    • Clear Creek Co.
      • Chicago Creek
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Custer Co.
      • Silver Cliff District
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Dolores Co.
      • Rico District (Pioneer District)
        • Horse Creek
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Eagle Co.
      • Brush Creek District
Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 78
    • Gunnison Co.
      • Tincup District
        • Tincup
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • La Plata Co.
      • La Plata District (California 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.
      • Leadville District
MinRec 16:171-201
    • Mineral Co.
      • Creede District
J.Attard analysis of M.M.Judy specimen (2015)
    • Park Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Summit Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
  • Idaho
    • Idaho Co.
      • Warren District (Marshall District)
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
  • Montana
    • Beaverhead Co.
      • Argenta District
        • Argenta
          • Stapleton Gulch
http://www.mineralnews.com/MinNews/MN18-2.html
      • Blue Wing District
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Silver Bow Co.
      • Divide Creek 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 Mts
        • Goodsprings 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 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 District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Eureka Co.
      • Mineral Hill District
NBMG Bull 64 Geology and Mineral Resources of Eureka County, Nevada
    • Lander Co.
      • Big Creek District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Lincoln Co.
      • Bristol and Jackrabbit Districts
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Pioche District
NBMG Bull 73 Geology and Mineral Resources of Lincoln County, Nevada
    • Mineral Co.
      • Aurora District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Garfield District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Nye Co.
      • Lodi Hills
        • Lodi District
          • Quartz Mountain camp
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Rocks & Minerals (2010) 85:512-524
      • San Antonio Mts
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
      • Toquima Range
        • Belmont 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 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 District
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; NBMG Bull 14
      • White Pine District
        • Silver Belt
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
  • New Mexico
    • Catron Co.
      • Mogollon Mts
Northrop, 3rd rev. ed. (1996) Minerals of New Mexico
    • Doña Ana Co.
      • Organ Mts
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
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 Mts
        • 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 )
    • Luna Co.
      • Tres Hermanas Mts
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.
    • 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
NMBMMR Bull 10 The Geology and Ore Deposits of Sierra County, New Mexico
        • 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.
      • 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
Personal communication between Erin Delventhal and Ray DeMark and Paul Hlava
  • South Dakota
    • Lawrence Co.
      • Bald Mountain 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 Mts
R&M 66:3 pp 196-224
    • Presidio Co.
R&M 66:3 pp 196-224
  • Utah
    • Juab Co.
      • East Tintic Mts
        • Tintic District
          • Eureka
R&M 68:6 p406-416
  • Washington
    • Okanogan Co.
      • Conconully 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 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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