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Chromian Wulfenite

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About Chromian WulfeniteHide

Bright red-orange
A variety of Wulfenite

A chromian variety of Wulfenite

Physical Properties of Chromian WulfeniteHide

Bright red-orange

Chemical Properties of Chromian WulfeniteHide


Synonyms of Chromian WulfeniteHide

Other Language Names for Chromian WulfeniteHide

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Iranite6 photos of Chromian Wulfenite associated with Iranite on mindat.org.
Mimetite3 photos of Chromian Wulfenite associated with Mimetite on mindat.org.
Polyhalite3 photos of Chromian Wulfenite associated with Polyhalite on mindat.org.
Phoenicochroite1 photo of Chromian Wulfenite associated with Phoenicochroite on mindat.org.
Crocoite1 photo of Chromian Wulfenite associated with Crocoite on mindat.org.
Schwartzembergite1 photo of Chromian Wulfenite associated with Schwartzembergite on mindat.org.
Chromian Mimetite1 photo of Chromian Wulfenite associated with Chromian Mimetite on mindat.org.

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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 Chromian WulfeniteHide

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Schrauf (1871) Konigliche Akademie der Wissenschaften, Vienna, Sitzber.: 63, [1]: 184 (as Chromowulfenite).
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.: 1081.

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Localities for Chromian WulfeniteHide

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.
  • Antofagasta
    • Tocopilla Province
      • Tocopilla District
Terry Szenics
  • Karaganda
    • Karkaraly
Pavel M. Kartashov data
  • Tashkent
    • Ugam Range
      • Pskem valley
Pavel M. Kartashov data
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