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A variety of Picotite

A variety of 'Picotite' (= Hercynite).

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Chemical Properties of ChrompicotiteHide


Synonyms of ChrompicotiteHide

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Varieties of ChrompicotiteHide

CobaltochrompicotiteA cobaltian variety of Chrompicotite.

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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 ChrompicotiteHide

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Petersen (1869), Journal pr. Chem.: 106: 137.
Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1944), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I: Elements, Sulfides, Sulfosalts, Oxides. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 709.

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Localities for ChrompicotiteHide

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.
  • Kardzhali Province
    • Kirkovo Obshtina
I. Kostov, V. Breskovska, J. Mincheva-Stefanova, G. Kirov (1964): Minerals of Bulgaria. Sofia, Bulgaria, 540 pp. (in Bulgarian).
Czech Republic
  • Plzeň Region
    • Klatovy District
      • Sušice
Svoboda J., Novotný J.: Chrompicotit z otavských písků. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1960, 5, 2, 117-119.
  • Tuscany
    • Metropolitan City of Florence
      • Montaione
        • Montignoso
Manasse E. (1922) - Sulla composizione chimica della cromopicotite di Montignoso presso Iano. - Rend. Lav. Uff. Invenz. Ric., 1.
New Zealand
  • Nelson Region
Appendix to the 5th ed. of Dana's Mineralogy
  • Murmansk Oblast
    • Northern Karelia
Rudashevskii N S, Men'shikov Y P, Lentsi A A, Shumskaya N I, Lobanova A B, Goncharov G N, Tutov A G (1982) Vozhminite, (Ni,Co)4(As,Sb)S2, a new mineral. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 111, 480-485.
  • Raška District
    • Kopaonik
Milojkovic, Aleksandar (1977): Some specific characteristics of waste materials from asbestos production at the Korlace mine. Tehnika (Belgrade, Yugoslavia) 32(7-8), RGM 20-RGM 24.
  • Košice Region
    • Rožňava Co.
      • Dobšiná (Dobschau; Topschau)
Pauliš P., Ďuďa R., 2002:Nejznámejší mineralogická nalezište Slovenska. Kuttna, Kutná Hora, 136p
      • Dobšiná mining district (Dobschau; Topschau)
Háber,M., Hovorka,D., 1981: Ore mineralisation on the contact of an alpine type ultramafic body (Dankova, SGR Mnts). Geol.Zbor. – Geol.Carpath., 91 – 113
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