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Magnesiochromite-Spinel Series

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About Magnesiochromite-Spinel SeriesHide

Crystal System:
Series Formula:
MgCr2O4 to MgAl2O4
A series between Magnesiochromite and Spinel

Optical Data of Magnesiochromite-Spinel SeriesHide


Crystallography of Magnesiochromite-Spinel SeriesHide

Crystal System:

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pargasite3 photos of Magnesiochromite-Spinel Series associated with Pargasite on
Dolomite1 photo of Magnesiochromite-Spinel Series associated with Dolomite 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.

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Localities for Magnesiochromite-Spinel SeriesHide

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.
  • Upper Austria
    • Linz-Land
      • Traun
        • Pucking
Kolitsch, U. (2015): 1935) Almandin, Aragonit, Baryt, Heulandit-Na, Klinoptilolith-Na, ein Magnesiochromit-Spinell-Mischkristall und Schwefel vom Traunkraftwerk Pucking, Oberösterreich. Pp. 241-243 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2015): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXIV. Carinthia II, 205./125., 207-280.
  • Far-Eastern Region
    • Kamchatka Oblast'
      • Korf
        • Gal'moenan ultrabasic massif
Tolstykh N.D., Sidorov E.G., Kozlov A.P. (2004) Platinum-group minerals in lode and placier deposits associated with the Ural-Alaskan-type Gal'moenan complex, Koryak-Kamchatka Platinum Belt, Russia, - Canadian Mineralogist, v.42, p.2, pp. 619-630.
    • Khabarovskiy Kray
      • Ayan-Maya district
        • Aldan shield
P.M. Kartashov data
  • Northern Region
    • Komi Republic
      • Prepolar Ural
        • Kozhim River Basin
          • Maldynyrd range (Maldy-nyrd range)
Pavel M. Kartashov data
  • Urals Region
    • Middle Urals
      • Permskaya Oblast'
        • Gornozavodskii area
P.M. Kartashov data
      • Sverdlovskaya Oblast'
        • Asbest
Pavel M. Kartashov data; Antonov A.A. [Антонов А.А.] (2003): Mineralogy of rodingites of the Bazhenovsk ultrabasic massif [Минералогия родингитов Баженовского гипербазитого массива]. Nauka, Sankt-Peterburg, 129 pp. (in Russian).
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