Donate now to keep mindat.org alive!Help mindat.org|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
The most common minerals on earthMineral PhotographyThe Elements and their Minerals
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralSearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Carrollite

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Formula:
Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
more specifically Cu1.2+(Co2.4+)2(S1.5-)4
Colour:
Bright silver color
Lustre:
Metallic
Hardness:
4½ - 5½
Specific Gravity:
4.5 - 4.8
Crystal System:
Isometric
Name:
Named in 1852 by William Leonard Faber after the type locality in Carroll County, Maryland, USA.
Isostructural with:
Thiospinel Group. Copper in carrollite was recently shown to be monovalent.


Hide all sections | Show all sections

Classification of CarrolliteHide

Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
2.DA.05

2 : SULFIDES and SULFOSALTS (sulfides, selenides, tellurides; arsenides, antimonides, bismuthides; sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites, etc.)
D : Metal Sulfides, M: S = 3 :4 and 2:3
A : M:S = 3:4
2.10.1.2

2 : SULFIDES
10 : AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
3.10.18

3 : Sulphides, Selenides, Tellurides, Arsenides and Bismuthides (except the arsenides, antimonides and bismuthides of Cu, Ag and Au, which are included in Section 1)
10 : Sulphides etc. of Co

Physical Properties of CarrolliteHide

Metallic
Transparency:
Opaque
Comment:
very bright
Colour:
Bright silver color
Comment:
Rarely tarnishes to copper red or violet gray
Streak:
Gray black
Hardness:
4½ - 5½ on Mohs scale
Hardness:
VHN100=507 - 586 kg/mm2 - Vickers
Tenacity:
Very brittle
Cleavage:
None Observed
Parting:
poor on {001}
Fracture:
Irregular/Uneven, Conchoidal, Sub-Conchoidal
Density:
4.5 - 4.8 g/cm3 (Measured)    4.83 g/cm3 (Calculated)

Optical Data of CarrolliteHide

Type:
Isotropic
Pleochroism:
Non-pleochroic
Comments:
R = 41.8 (540 nm)

Chemical Properties of CarrolliteHide

Formula:
Cu(Co,Ni)2S4

more specifically Cu1.2+(Co2.4+)2(S1.5-)4
IMA Formula:
CuCo2S4

Crystallography of CarrolliteHide

Crystal System:
Isometric
Class (H-M):
m3m (4/m 3 2/m) - Hexoctahedral
Space Group:
Fd3m
Setting:
Fd3m
Cell Parameters:
a = 9.48 Å
Unit Cell V:
851.97 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Z:
8
Morphology:
Octahedral and cubic crystals, massive, granular, compact
Twinning:
{111} polysynthetic

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Image Loading

Radiation - Copper Kα
Data Set:
Data courtesy of RRUFF project at University of Arizona, used with permission.

Type Occurrence of CarrolliteHide

Synonyms of CarrolliteHide

Other Language Names for CarrolliteHide

Relationship of Carrollite to other SpeciesHide

Other Members of this group:
BornhardtiteCo2+Co3+2Se4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
CadmoinditeCdIn2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
Cuproiridsite(Cu,Fe)Ir2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
CuprokalininiteCuCr2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
Cuprorhodsite(Cu,Fe)Rh2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
DaubréeliteFe2+Cr3+2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
Ferrorhodsite(Fe,Cu)(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S4Iso.
FletcheriteCu(Ni,Co)2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
Florensovite(Cu,Zn)Cr1.5Sb0.5S4
GreigiteFe2+Fe3+2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
InditeFeIn2S4
JoegoldsteiniteMnCr2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
KalininiteZnCr2S4
LinnaeiteCo2+Co3+2S4Iso.
MalaniteCu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4Iso.
PolydymiteNi2+Ni3+2S4Iso.
SiegeniteCoNi2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
TrüstedtiteNi3Se4Iso.
TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
ViolariteFe2+Ni3+2S4Iso.
Xingzhongite(Pb,Cu,Fe)(Ir,Pt,Rh)2S4Iso.

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite99 photos of Carrollite associated with Calcite on mindat.org.
Chalcopyrite44 photos of Carrollite associated with Chalcopyrite on mindat.org.
Bornite14 photos of Carrollite associated with Bornite on mindat.org.
Dolomite11 photos of Carrollite associated with Dolomite on mindat.org.
Quartz7 photos of Carrollite associated with Quartz on mindat.org.
Chalcocite5 photos of Carrollite associated with Chalcocite on mindat.org.
Cerite-(Ce)2 photos of Carrollite associated with Cerite-(Ce) on mindat.org.
Ferriallanite-(Ce)2 photos of Carrollite associated with Ferriallanite-(Ce) on mindat.org.
Törnebohmite-(Ce)1 photo of Carrollite associated with Törnebohmite-(Ce) on mindat.org.
Bastnäsite-(Ce)1 photo of Carrollite associated with Bastnäsite-(Ce) on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

2.DA.05BornhardtiteCo2+Co3+2Se4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.DA.05Cuproiridsite(Cu,Fe)Ir2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.DA.05Cuprorhodsite(Cu,Fe)Rh2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.DA.05DaubréeliteFe2+Cr3+2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.DA.05FletcheriteCu(Ni,Co)2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.DA.05Florensovite(Cu,Zn)Cr1.5Sb0.5S4
2.DA.05GreigiteFe2+Fe3+2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.DA.05InditeFeIn2S4
2.DA.05KalininiteZnCr2S4
2.DA.05LinnaeiteCo2+Co3+2S4Iso.
2.DA.05MalaniteCu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4Iso.
2.DA.05PolydymiteNi2+Ni3+2S4Iso.
2.DA.05SiegeniteCoNi2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.DA.05TrüstedtiteNi3Se4Iso.
2.DA.05TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.DA.05ViolariteFe2+Ni3+2S4Iso.
2.DA.05Xingzhongite(Pb,Cu,Fe)(Ir,Pt,Rh)2S4Iso.
2.DA.05Ferrorhodsite(Fe,Cu)(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S4Iso.
2.DA.05CadmoinditeCdIn2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.DA.05CuprokalininiteCuCr2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.DA.10RhodostanniteCu2FeSn3S8Tet. 4/m : I41/a
2.DA.10ToyohaiteAg2FeSn3S8Tet.
2.DA.15BrezinaiteCr3S4Mon. 2/m
2.DA.15Heideite(Fe,Cr)1.15(Ti,Fe)2S4Mon. 2/m
2.DA.20InaglyiteCu3Pb(Ir,Pt)8S16Hex.
2.DA.20KonderiteCu3Pb(Rh,Pt,Ir)8S16Hex. 6/m : P6/m
2.DA.25Kingstonite(Rh,Ir,Pt)3S4Mon. 2/m : B2/m

Related Minerals - Dana Grouping (8th Ed.)Hide

2.10.1.1LinnaeiteCo2+Co3+2S4Iso.
2.10.1.3FletcheriteCu(Ni,Co)2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.10.1.4TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.10.1.5BornhardtiteCo2+Co3+2Se4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.10.1.6SiegeniteCoNi2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.10.1.7PolydymiteNi2+Ni3+2S4Iso.
2.10.1.8ViolariteFe2+Ni3+2S4Iso.
2.10.1.9TrüstedtiteNi3Se4Iso.
2.10.1.10GreigiteFe2+Fe3+2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.10.1.11DaubréeliteFe2+Cr3+2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.10.1.12InditeFeIn2S4
2.10.1.13KalininiteZnCr2S4
2.10.1.14Florensovite(Cu,Zn)Cr1.5Sb0.5S4
2.10.1.15Cuproiridsite(Cu,Fe)Ir2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.10.1.16Cuprorhodsite(Cu,Fe)Rh2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
2.10.1.17MalaniteCu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4Iso.
2.10.1.20CuprokalininiteCuCr2S4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

3.10.1Cobaltpentlandite(Co,Ni,Fe)9S8Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fm3m
3.10.2LinnaeiteCo2+Co3+2S4Iso.
3.10.3CattieriteCoS2Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Pa3
3.10.4FrebolditeCoSeHex. 6/mmm (6/m 2/m 2/m) : P63/mmc
3.10.5BornhardtiteCo2+Co3+2Se4Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Fd3m
3.10.6TrogtaliteCoSe2
3.10.7HastiteFeSe2Orth.
3.10.8MattagamiteCoTe2Orth.
3.10.9Modderite(Co,Fe)AsOrth.
3.10.10Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m) : Pnnm
3.10.11ClinosaffloriteCoAs2Mon. 2/m : P21/m
3.10.12SkutteruditeCoAs3Iso. m3 (2/m 3) : Im3
3.10.13CobaltiteCoAsSOrth. mm2 : Pca21
3.10.14ParacostibiteCoSbSOrth.
3.10.15CostibiteCoSbSOrth. mm2 : Pmn21
3.10.16AlloclasiteCo1-xFexAsSMon. 2 : P21
3.10.17Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsSOrth. mm2 : Pmn21

Fluorescence of CarrolliteHide

not fluorescent

Other InformationHide

Notes:
May have exsolution lamellae with slightly higher Fe composition than the matrix. Riley, J.F. (1980) Ferroan carrollites, cobaltian violarites, and other members of the Linnaeite group: (Co,Ni,Fe,Cu)3S4. Mineralogical Magazine, 43:733-739.
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:
Cobalt ore

Carrollite in petrologyHide

An essential component of rock names highlighted in red, an accessory component in rock names highlighted in green.

References for CarrolliteHide

Reference List:
Sort by Year (asc) | by Year (desc) | by Author (A-Z) | by Author (Z-A)
Faber, W. L. (1852) On Carrollite, a new Cobalt Mineral, American Journal of Science, second series, 13:418-419.
Laspeyres (1891) Zeitschrift für Kristallographie: 19: 17.
De Jong, W.F. and Hoog, A. (1928) Carrollite (sychnodymite). Zeitschrift für Kristallographie: 66: 168-171.
Riley, J. F. (1980) Ferroan carrollites, cobaltian violarites, and other members of the Linnaeite group: (Co,Ni,Fe,Cu)3S4, Mineralogical Magazine, 43:733-739.
Wagner, T., and Cook, N.J. (1999) Carrollite and related minerals of the linnaeite group: solid solutions and nomenclature in light of new data from the Siegerland district, Germany. Canadian Mineralogist 37:545–558.
King, Van, Robert L. Morgan (2005) Crystallography of Carrollite from the Kamoya South II mine, Democratic Republic of Congo. Program and Abstracts 32nd Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, Rochester, NY, USA, p. 18-19.
Weiss, S. (2006) Carrollit, Dolomit, Nickelin, Sphärocobaltit und Baryt aus der Provinz Shaba, Kongo. Lapis 31 (9), 44-46 (in German).
King, Van T. and Morgan, Robert L.(2008) Etching of Carrollite from the Kamoya South II Mine, Katanga, Democratic Republic Of Congo, Program and Abstracts 35th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium,p. 27-28.
Pattrick, R.A.D., Croker, V.S., Pearce, C.I., Telling, N.D., van der Laan, G. (2008) The oxidation state of copper and cobalt in carrollite CuCo2S4. Can. Mineral.: 46: 1317–1322; in: Ercit, T.S., Piilonen, P.C., Poirier, G., Tait, K.T. (2009): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 94: 1075-1083.
Gauthier, Gilbert, King, Van, and Morgan, Robert. Carrollite from Kamoya South II Mine, Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Mineralogical Record, (in press).

Internet Links for CarrolliteHide

Localities for CarrolliteHide

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.
Australia
 
  • Northern Territory
    • Coomalie Shire
      • Batchelor
        • Rum Jungle
D.A.Berkman (1968) The Geology of the Rum Jungle Uranium Deposit. Symposium on Uranium in Australia pg. 12-31
  • South Australia
    • Stuart Shelf
      • Andamooka Ranges
Davidson, G. J. et al. (2007): Economic Geology 102, 1471-1498.
      • Pernatty Lagoon
        • Mount Gunson Copper mines (Pernatty Lagoon - Mount Gunson Cu Deposits)
Noble R.J., Just J. and Johnson J. E., 1983, Catalogue of South Australian Minerals-1983, Government Printer, Adelaide.; Noble R.J., Just J. and Johnson J. E., 1983, Catalogue of South Australian Minerals:1983, Government Printer, Adelaide.
Hartley 1990
Hartley 1990
      • Roxby Downs
Roberts, D.E., Hudson, G.R.T., and Li, Z. (1984): Geology and Prospecting 20(7), 32-37, 51; USGS Open File Report 81-1666
    • Yorke Peninsula
      • Moonta
Morales-Ruano, S., Both, R.A., Golding, S.D. (2002) A fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Moonta copper-gold deposits, South Australia: evidence for fluid immiscibility in a magmatic hydrothermal system. Chemical Geology, Vol. 192, pg. 211-226.
Morales-Ruano, S., Both, R.A., Golding, S.D. (2002) A fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Moonta copper-gold deposits, South Australia: evidence for fluid immiscibility in a magmatic hydrothermal system. Chemical Geology, Vol. 192, pg. 211-226.
  • Western Australia
    • Coolgardie Shire
Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
        • Kambalda Nickel mines
Ostwald, J (1978) Linnaeite series minerals from the Kalgoorlie district, Western Australia, Mineralogical Magazine (Mar 1978) Vol.42 pp.93-98.
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Karawanken
      • Finkenstein
        • Mallestiger Mittagskogel
A.Pichler (2003)
J. Taucher: Carinthia II 188./108.:377-392 (1998)
  • Styria
    • Mitterdorf
      • Veitsch
        • Kleinveitsch
Girtler, D. & Tropper, P. (2015): Seltene Ni-Co-Sulfide aus der Manganlagerstätte Veitsch (Grauwackenzone, Steiermark). Poster, MinPet 2015, Leoben, Austria, September 10-13; abstract in Mitteilungen der Österreichischen Mineralogischen Gesellschaft 161, 35.
Azerbaijan
 
  • Daşkəsən District (Daskasan; Dashkyasan)
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Brazil
 
  • Pará
    • Carajás mineral province
      • Curionópolis
Villas, R.N., and Dias Santos, M. (2001): Mineralium Deposita 36, 300-331
Bulgaria
 
  • Pazardzhik Oblast (Pazardjik Oblast)
    • Panagyurishte (Panagurishte) Obshtina
      • Panagyurishte
Strashimirov, S., Petrunov, R., and Kanazirski, M. (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37, 587-598.; Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155
  • Sofiya Oblast (Sofia Oblast)
    • Zlatitsa Obshtina
      • Zlatitsa
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.; Georgiev, Georgi (2008) A genetic model of the Elatsite porphyry copper deposit, Bulgaria. GEOCHEMISTRY, MINERALOGY AND PETROLOGY • SOFIA 46, 143-160.
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Osoyoos Mining Division
      • Peachland
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
  • Ontario
    • Cochrane District
      • Timmins area
        • Kidd Township
ontariominerals.com; Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Canadian Mineralogist (1984) 22 (2), 227-232; Thorpe, R.I., Pringle, G.J. & Purr, A.G. (1976): Occurrence of selenide and sulphide minerals in bornite ore of the Kidd Creek massive sulphide deposit, Timmins, Ontario. Geol. Sun, Can. Pap. 76-lA,
    • Kenora District
      • Kapkichi Lake Area
Can Mineral 1984 22: 13-21
  • Yukon
    • Whitehorse Mining District
      • Whitehorse Copper Belt
Tenney, D., 1994. The Whitehorse Copper Belt: Mining, Exploration and Geology (1967-1980). Geology Section, Yukon Region, Department of Indian and Northern Affairs, Bulletin 1, 29 p.
Chile
 
  • Atacama Region
Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
    • Huasco Province
Clark, A. H. (1974): Hypogene and supergene cobalt-copper sulfides, Carrizal Alto, Atacama, Chile. American Mineralogist, 59, 302-306. [http://www.minsocam.org/ammin/AM59/AM59_302.pdf]
A. H. Clark (1974): "Hypogene and Superegene Cobalt-Copper sulfides, Carrizal Alto, Atacama, Chile": AM, vol. 59, pp. 302-306
China
 
  • Anhui Province
    • Chuzhou Prefecture
      • Langya District
Li, Y. and Qing, C.K. (1999): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 19, 426–435.
    • Tongling Prefecture
      • Fenghuangshan ore field
Yi Li and Youbin Liang (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(11), 29-33
  • Guangdong Province
    • Meizhou Prefecture
      • Mei Co.
Binghui Chen, Rui Guo, and Shouyun Yu (1994): Geology and Prospecting 30(3), 20-25
  • Hainan Province (Hainan Island)
    • Changjiang Co.
Jinjie Yu, Junping Ren, Fuxiong Chen, Yonghui Wang, Jiang Liang, and Linrui Che (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 884-898
  • Hebei Province
    • Baoding Prefecture
      • Laiyuan Co.
        • Futuyu-Mujicun ore field
Qijia Zang (1984): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 1984(1), 74-77.
    • Chengde Prefecture
      • Fengning Co.
Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218
      • Luanping Co.
        • Damiao complex
Yu Zuxiang (1997): Acta Geologia Sinica 71(4), 329-331.
        • Tiema-Habaqin complex
Bilun Luo (1979): Geology and Prospecting 15(3), 11-15
      • Yan Mts (Yanshan Mts)
Yu, Z., Cheng, F., Ma, H. (2009): Lisiguangite, CuPtBiS3, a new platinum-group mineral from the Yanshan Mountains, Hebei, China. Acta Geologica Sinica, 83, 238-244.
      • Yingshouyingzikuang District
Yaowu Ren and Qianwen Cao (1993): Geology and Prospecting 29(7), 28-30
    • Tangshan Prefecture
      • Zunhua Co.
        • Malan river valley
Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
  • Jiangxi Province
    • Shangrao Prefecture
      • Dexing Co.
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
          • Dexing copper mine
Kuanglin Yan (1978): Geology and Prospecting 14(4), 8-16
  • Liaoning Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
    • Chaoyang Prefecture
      • Chaoyang Co.
Guilin Metallurgical Institute of Geology (1976): Geology and Prospecting 12(2), 27; Fan, D., Ye, J., and Li, J. (1999): Ore Geology Reviews 15(1), 31-53
  • Qinghai Province
    • Haixi Autonomous Prefecture
      • Golmud Co. (Ge'ermu Co.)
Zhang Dequan, Wang Yan, Feng Chengyou, Li Daxin, Yan Shenghao, and Cui Yanhe (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(3), 213-222
  • Shanxi Province
    • Yuncheng Prefecture
      • Yuanqu Co.
        • Zhongtiaoshan ore field
Yongrui Zhao and Yunqing Zhen (2006): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 26(3), 310-319
Yongrui Zhao and Yunqing Zhen (2006): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 26(3), 310-319
http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1060/PorCu.txt
  • Sichuan Province
    • Ya'an Prefecture
      • Hanyuan Co.
Fan, D., Hein, J.R., and Ye, J. (1999): Ore Geology Reviews 15(1), 135-151.
  • Xinjiang Autonomous Region
    • Hami Prefecture (Kumul Prefecture; Qumul Prefecture)
      • Hami Co. (Kumul Co.; Qumul Co.)
Kezhang Qin, Lianchang Zhang, Kuishou Ding, Yingxia Xu, Dongmei Jang, Xingwang Xu, Tianlin Ma, and Guangming Li (2009): Acta Petrologica Sinica 15(4), 845-861
  • Yunnan Province
    • Chuxiong Autonomous Prefecture
      • Wuding Co.
        • Luoci Cu ore field
Yongbei Zhang, Shihua Sun, Chengyan Xu, Hao Wang, Chongsun Zhao, and Zhihua Zhu (2003): Resource Geology 53(4), 261-272.
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.
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
 
  • Katanga (Shaba)
    • Kambove District
Paul De Bondt collection; Cailteux, J. L. H., Kampunzu, A. B., Lerouge, C., Kaputo, A. K., & Milesi, J. P. (2005). Genesis of sediment-hosted stratiform copper–cobalt deposits, central African Copperbelt. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 42(1), 134-158.
Gauthier, G., King, V., and Morgan, R., in press, Carrollite from Kamoya South II Mine.; Cailteux, J. L. H., Kampunzu, A. B., Lerouge, C., Kaputo, A. K., & Milesi, J. P. (2005). Genesis of sediment-hosted stratiform copper–cobalt deposits, central African Copperbelt. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 42(1), 134-158.
Gauthier, G., King, V., and Morgan, R., in press, Carrollite from Kamoya South II Mine.
      • Kamoya
King, V. & R.L. Morgan (2005), Crystallograpy of Carrollite from the Kamoya South II mine, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rochester Mineralogical Symposium.
Gauthier, G., King, V., and Morgan, R., in press, Carrollite from Kamoya South II Mine.
      • Shinkolobwe
Lapis 17(3), 13-40 (1992)
Gauthier, G., François, A., Deliens, M., and Piret, P. (1989) Famous Mineral Localities: The Uranium Deposits of the Shaba Region, Zaire. Mineralogical Record: 20: 265-288, 304.; http://edit.africamuseum.be/geco_website/pdf/Shinkolobwe.pdf
    • Kipushi
Kampunzu, A.B., Cailteux, J.L.H., Kamona, A.F., Intiomale, M.M., and Melcher, F. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 263-297.; Chabu, M. (1995). The Geochemistry Of Phlogopite And Chlorite From The Kipushi Zn-Pb-Cu Deposit, Shaba, Zaire., Canadian Mineralogist 33, 547-558.
    • Kolwezi District
Gauthier, G., King, V., and Morgan, R., in press, Carrollite from Kamoya South II Mine.
      • Kamoto
[MinRec 22:53, 22:54]; Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:252
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Gauthier, G., King, V., and Morgan, R., in press, Carrollite from Kamoya South II Mine.
      • Kisamfu
Xiangqian Li, Yuping Jiang, Xiyan Zhao, Xianli Xu, Yatao Zhou, Yanling Yan, and Xian Liu (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(1), 175-182; Yanling Yan, Xiangqian Li, Yuping Jiang, Yatao Zhou, and Xian Liu (2011): Geology and Exploration 47(3), 512-517
      • Kolwezi
Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
Lapis 17(3), 13-40 (1992)
      • Mutoshi (Ruwe)
Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
http://www.tenke.com/s/CopperCobaltDeposit.asp
Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
Fay, I., & Barton, M. D. (2012). Alteration and ore distribution in the Proterozoic Mines Series, Tenke-Fungurume Cu–Co district, Democratic Republic of Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 47(5), 501-519.
Fay, I., & Barton, M. D. (2012). Alteration and ore distribution in the Proterozoic Mines Series, Tenke-Fungurume Cu–Co district, Democratic Republic of Congo. Mineralium Deposita, 47(5), 501-519.
Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
    • Lubumbashi (Elizabethville)
No reference listed
    • Musoshi
Gauthier, G., King, V., and Morgan, R., in press, Carrollite from Kamoya South II Mine.; Econ Geol (1988) 83:118-139
Finland
 
  • Eastern Finland Region
    • Kontiolaht
Piirainen, Tauno 1968. Die Petrologie und die Uranlagestätten des Koli-Kaltimo-gebietes im Finnischen Nordkarelien. Bulletin de la commission Géologique de Finlande.
  • Northern Finland Region
    • Ranua
Mutanen, T. 2010. Alkalikiviä ja appiniitteja. Raportti hankkeen "Magmatismi ja malminmuodostus II " toiminnasta 2002-2005.
France
 
  • Corsica
    • Haute-Corse
      • Corte
        • Ghisoni
Fiche BSS BRGM n° 11183X4002/GT
  • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Hautes-Alpes
      • Saint-Véran area
A. Sinojmeri, M. Ohnenstetter, Z. Johan : "Nouvelles données sur la clausthalite et les tellurures du gisement de Saint Véran (Hautes Alpes)", Bull. Soc. Fr. Minéral. Cristallogr. , 1987
Germany
 
  • North Rhine-Westphalia
    • Siegerland
      • Eiserfeld
Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
        • Kohlenbach Valley
Dana 6: 1049 & Dana 7:I:264.
Laspeyres (1893) (as sychnodymite).; Blaß, G. & Graf, H.W. (1994) Neue Funde. Mineralien-Welt, 2/94, 46-47 (referring to Laspeyres).; Golze, R., Henrich, M., Hucko, S., Stötzel, N. (2013) Siegerland & Westerwald. Bergbaugeschichte - Mineralienschätze - Fundorte, pp. 371-379.
      • Eisern
Weiss. "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
      • Gosenbach
Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Weiss: Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
      • Siegen
        • Weidenau
Weiss: Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Siegerland
      • Betzdorf
        • Schutzbach
Helsper, G., Latsch, H. (1991) Die neueren Mineralfunde im Siegerland. Lapis 7/8, 68-74.; Blaß, G. & Graf, H.W. (1994) Neue Funde. Mineralien-Welt, 2/94, 46-47 (referring to Helsper & Latsch, 1991); Wittern (2001) Mineralfundorte in Deutschland.
Blaß, G. & Graf, H.W. (1994) Neue Funde. Mineralien-Welt, 2/94, 46-47.
      • Gebhardshain
        • Steinebach
S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
      • Wissen
        • Voßwinkel
Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
  • Saarland
    • Saarlouis
      • Düppenweiler
- Gerhard Müller: Bergbau-PSL-Mineralogie, Blatt Reimsbach Punkt 6506.30-1, Seite 1-9,(Saarbrücken 1996)
Italy
 
  • Sardinia
    • Carbonia-Iglesias Province
      • Nuxis
        • Tamara Mt.
Karup-Møller, S. (1977). Mineralogy of some Ag-(Cu)-Pb-Bi sulphide associations. Bulletin Geological Society Denmark, 26, 41-68.
Japan
 
  • Hokkaido
    • Hidaka Province
      • Samani-gun
        • Samani-cho
          • Horoman peridotite body
Rocks & Min.: 22:223.
  • Shikoku Island
    • Ehime Prefecture
      • Niihama City
Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols; Tatsumi, T., Nakayama, F., Urabe, T., & Shimazaki, H. (1975). Carrollite from the Sazare mine, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. Mineralogical Journal, 7(6), 552-561.
    • Kochi Prefecture
      • Tosa-gun
        • Okawa-mura
Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
Morocco
 
  • Drâa-Tafilalet Region
    • Ouarzazate Province
      • Tazenakht
S. Weiß: Lapis 31(7/8), 72-73 (2006)
          • Bleida
Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
Namibia
 
  • Otjikoto Region (Oshikoto)
    • Tsumeb
[MinRec 8:Tsumeb 21]
North Korea
 
  • North Hwanghae Province
    • Suan-gun
      • Hol Kol Mine (Holgol; Suan; Namjong)
Resource Geology, vol. 50, no. 4, 213-228, 2000
Norway
 
  • Akershus
    • Eidsvoll (Eidsvold)
      • Eidsvoll Gold Mines
Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse, Malmdatabasen, Forekomst 237 - 005
  • Buskerud
    • Lier
      • Lierskogen
Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 32
Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 32
    • Nedre Eiker
Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, 278p (p. 32).
  • Finnmark
    • Alta
Vokes, F.M. (1957): On the presence of minerals of the linnaeite series in some copper ores from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 112-120.
  • Sør-Trøndelag
    • Rissa
Selbekk R.S. (2010): Norges mineraler. En revidert utgave av Norges mineraler (Neumann 1985).Tapir-NGU-NHM. 552p. (p.25)
  • Telemark
    • Kragerø
      • Valberg
Nordrum, F.S. (2011): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2010-2011. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 46: 109-114
Oman
 
  • Al Batinah Region (Ad Batinah Region)
    • Semail Ophiolite
      • Sohar
Hannington, M. D., Galley, A. G., Herzig, P. M., & Petersen, S. (1998). 28. COMPARISON OF THE TAG MOUND AND STOCKWORK COMPLEX WITH CYPRUS-TYPE MASSIVE SULFIDE DEPOSITS1. In Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program: Scientific Results (Vol. 158, p. 389). The Program.
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
    • Kaczawskie Mts
Paulo A. 1970: Minerały niklu i bizmutu w żyłach kruszcowych okolicy Chełmca (Góry Kaczawskie, Dolny Śląsk). Polska Akademia Nauk - Oddział w Krakowie, Komisja Nauk Mineralogicznych, Prace Mineralogiczne 24, 61-82
Chmielewski, A., Oszczepalski, S. (2016): Replacement processes of primary mineralization in the uppermost part of the Kupferschiefer series in SW Poland. Mineralogia - Special Papers: 45: 41-42
      • Lubin District
Kucha H. 2007: Mineralogia kruszcowa i geochemia ciała rudnego złoża Lubin-Sieroszowice. Biuletyn PIG, vol. 423, pp. 77-94
  • Upper Silesia (Śląskie)
    • Myszków District
      • Kraków-Lubliniec tectonic zone
        • Żarki-Kotowice area
Karwowski, Ł., Markowiak, M. (2012): Polymetallic mineralization in Ediacaran sediments in the Żarki-Kotowice area, Poland. Mineralogia: 43(3-4), 199-212
    • Zawiercie District
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Romania
 
  • Bihor Co.
    • Nucet
www.minerals-of-the carpathians.eu (2009)
  • Caraş-Severin Co.
    • Banat Mts
      • Ocna de Fier-Dognecea District
        • Ocna de Fier (Vaskö-Moraviţa; Vaskö-Moravicza; Eisenstein)
Mineralogical Magazine, Vol. 65(3), pp. 351–372
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Sakha Republic (Saha Republic; Yakutia)
[World of Stones 12:49]
        • Aldan
A.Ya. Kochetkov (2006) Mesozoic Gold-Bearing Ore-Magmatic Systems Of Central Aldan. Russian Geology and Geophysics 47:850-864
Kochetkov A.Ya. (2006) Ore contents of alkaline massifs of Aldan shield: Ryabinovskoe copper-gold-porphyritic deposit,- Tikhookeanskaya Geologiya, v.25, N1, pp. 62-73 (in Russian)
  • Far-Eastern Region
    • Primorskiy Kray
      • Kavalerovo Mining District
[MinRec 32:8]
  • Northern Region
    • Karelia Republic
(2014) 12th International Platinum Symposium p63
  • Urals Region
    • Southern Urals
      • Bashkortostan Republic (Bashkiria Republic)
        • Baymak-Buribay District
Melekestseva, I. Yu.; Kotlyarov, V. A. (2008): Carrollite of Ivanovskoe cobalt-copper massive sulfide ore deposit, southern Urals. Zapiski Rossiiskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 137, 22-26.
Slovakia
 
  • Žilina Region
    • Liptovský Mikuláš Co.
Ozdin D., Chovan M., 1999: New mineralogical and paragenetic knowledge about siderite veins in the vicinity of Vyšná Boca, Nízke Tatry Mts. Slov. Geol. Magazine, Bratislava, 5, 4, 255-271
Ozdín D. & Chovan M. 1999: New mineralogical and paragenetic knowledge about siderite veins in the vicinity of Vyšná Boca, Nízke Tatry Mts. Slovak Geological Magazine 5, 4, 255-271.
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Almería
      • Huércal-Overa
        • Cuesta Alta
          • Cerro Minado Mines
BERTRAN-OLLER et al. (2012)
Sweden
 
  • Småland
    • Västervik
Arkiv Kemi, Min.Geol.(1924) 9/8, 17; Canadian Mineralogist 18, 165
    • Vetlanda
      • Fröderyd
M.Särkinen: Mineralogical-minerochemical investigation of Årset, Esprilla, and other sulphide mines in Fröderyd and Bäckaby parishes in Småland, Sweden. 1989
  • Södermanland
    • Nyköping
      • Tunaberg
        • Dammgruvan Ore Field
Dobbe, R. T. M. (1991): Tellurides, Selenides and Associated Minerals in the Tunaberg Copper Deposits, SE Bergslagen, Central Sweden. Mineralogy and Petrology. 44:89-106
Dobbe, R. T. M. (1991): Tellurides, Selenides and Associated Minerals in the Tunaberg Copper Deposits, SE Bergslagen, Central Sweden. Mineralogy and Petrology. 44:89-106
Dobbe, Rene T. M. (1991): Tellurides, selenides, and associated minerals in the Tunaberg copper deposits, SE Bergslagen, central Sweden. Mineralogy and Petrology 44, 89-106
  • Värmland
    • Filipstad
      • Nordmark district
        • Finnshytteberg ore field (Finnshytte)
Burke, E. A. J. & Zakrzewski, M. A. (1983) A cobalt–bearing sulfide — arsenide assemblage from the Nord mine (Finnshytteberg), Sweden: A new occurrence of clinosafflorite, The Canadian Mineralogist, 21, 129-136
    • Säffle
No reference listed
  • Västmanland
    • Skinnskatteberg
      • Riddarhyttan
Öhman, L. , Nysten, P. and Langhof, J. (2005): Nya Bastnäs i Riddarhytte malmfält. Litiofilen, 22 (1): 14-38
Switzerland
 
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Anniviers Valley
      • Grimentz
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 255
Turkey
 
  • Black Sea Region
    • Kastamonu Province
GÜNER, M. (1980). Geology and massive sulfide ores of the Küre area, the Pontic Ranges, northern Turkey. Bull. Mineral Res. Explor, 93(94), 65-109.
Musa Güner (1980): GEOLOGY AND MASSIVE SULFIDE ORES OF THE KÜRE AREA, THE PONTIC RANGES, NORTHERN TURKEY. MTA Bull., 93/94, 19-64. [http://www.mta.gov.tr/v2.0/eng/dergi_pdf/93-94/3.pdf]
GÜNER, M. (1980). Geology and massive sulfide ores of the Küre area, the Pontic Ranges, northern Turkey. Bull. Mineral Res. Explor, 93(94), 65-109.
Ukraine
 
  • Zhytomyr Oblast' (Zhitomir Oblast')
Nechaev S & Pastukhov V (2001) Links between the Proterozoic anorthosite-rapakivigranite plutons and ore-forming events in the Ukrainian Shield (ores of titanium, uranium, rare metal and gold). in Abstracts – GEODE field workshop 8-12th July 2001 on ilmenite deposits in the Rogaland anorthosite province, S. Norway.
USA
 
  • Alaska
    • Northwest Arctic Borough
      • Shungnak District
        • Ruby Creek Prospect
U.S. Geological Survey, 2008, Alaska Resource Data File (ARDF): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1225.
    • Yukon-Koyukuk Borough
      • Amber District
USGS
  • Colorado
    • San Miguel Co.
      • Ouray District (Uncompahgre District)
        • Telluride
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
  • Maryland
    • Baltimore Co.
      • Bare Hills
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Carroll Co.
      • Louisville
Mines of the Washington D.C Area
      • Sykesville
        • Finksburg
          • Patapsco Mines
Faber (1852); Dana 7:I:264; Mineralogical Magazine:43:733 (1980).
Heyl, A. and Pearre, N. (1965)
Dana 6:1071.
Dana 6: 1071; Rocks & Min.: 11:27, 121.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
  • Missouri
    • Iron Co.
      • Viburnum Trend District
        • Bixby
Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998
    • Madison Co.
R&M 73:2 pp 98-117
    • Reynolds Co.
http://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2003NC/finalprogram/abstract_51354.htm.
        • Ellington
R&M 73:2 pp 98-117
  • Montana
    • Stillwater Co.
      • Nye
        • Stillwater Complex
Natural History Museum Vienna collection
  • New Jersey
    • Sussex Co.
      • Franklin Mining District
        • Franklin
Burke, E.A.J. (2013) personal communication; Burke, E.A.J.: (1983); Dunn(1995):Pt4:531.
  • Wisconsin
    • Rusk Co.
      • Ladysmith
http://wgnhs.uwex.edu/minerals/carrollite/
  • Wyoming
    • Albany Co.
      • Lake Owen Complex
5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Zambia
 
  • Copperbelt Province
    • Chingola District
      • Chingola
Econ Geol (1986) 81:1838-1852; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Torremans, K., Gauquie, J., Boyce, A. J., Barrie, C. D., Dewaele, S., Sikazwe, O., & Muchez, P. (2013). Remobilisation features and structural control on ore grade distribution at the Konkola stratiform Cu–Co ore deposit, Zambia. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 79, 10-23.
Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
    • Kalulushi District
      • Chambishi
Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
    • Kitwe District
      • Kitwe
        • Chibuluma
Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
Kamona, A.F., Lévêque, J., Friedrich, G., and Haack, U. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 273-283.
Kamona, A.F., Lévêque, J., Friedrich, G., and Haack, U. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 273-283.
    • Luanshya District
      • Luanshya
Kamona, A.F., Lévêque, J., Friedrich, G., and Haack, U. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 273-283.
    • Mufulira District
      • Mufulira
Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2017, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: December 11, 2017 13:31:47 Page generated: November 17, 2017 19:57:13
Go to top of page