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Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series

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About Halotrichite-Pickeringite SeriesHide

Crystal System:
Series Formula:
FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O to MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
A series between Halotrichite and Pickeringite

Crystallography of Halotrichite-Pickeringite SeriesHide

Crystal System:

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Botryogen5 photos of Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series associated with Botryogen on
Copiapite3 photos of Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series associated with Copiapite on
Alunogen2 photos of Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series associated with Alunogen on
Jarosite-Natrojarosite Series1 photo of Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series associated with Jarosite-Natrojarosite Series on
Melanterite1 photo of Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series associated with Melanterite on
Ferrinatrite1 photo of Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series associated with Ferrinatrite 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.

References for Halotrichite-Pickeringite SeriesHide

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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.: 523.

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Localities for Halotrichite-Pickeringite 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.
  • New South Wales
    • Yancowinna Co.
      • Broken Hill district
        • Broken Hill
          • Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine)
Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
New Zealand
  • North Island
    • Bay of Plenty Region (Te Moana-a-Toi)
      • Rotorua District
Martin, R., Rodgers, K.A., Browne, P.R.L. (1999) The nature and significance of sulphate-rich, aluminous efflorescences from the Te Kopia geothermal field, Taupo Volcanic Zone, New Zealand. Mineralogical Magazine, June 1999, Vol. 63(3), 413-419.
  • Catalonia
    • Barcelona
      • Barcelonès
        • Barcelona city
          • Collserola mountain range
            • Santa Creu d'Olorda
Mata i Perelló, J.M. (1990): Els minerals de Catalunya. Institut d´Estudis Catalans
      • Maresme
        • Tordera
FMF Forum
  • Arizona
    • Gila Co.
      • Fort Apache Indian Reservation
        • Salt River District
          • Salt River
            • Cibecue Creek-Salt River Draw confluence with the Salt River area
              • Rock Canyon deposit area
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 113, 407; Granger, H.C. & R.B. Raup (1969). Geology of uranium deposits in the Dripping Spring quartzite, Gila Co., AZ, USGS PP 595.
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