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About RetiniteHide

A large group of resins containing no succinic acid, oxygen from 6 to 15%.

Other Language Names for RetiniteHide


Varieties of RetiniteHide

AmbriteA resin derived from coniferous woods.
BucaramangiteA fossil resin
ChemawiniteFrom a native american settlement on Hudson Bay, Canada
GlessiteA resin found on the shores of the Baltic Sea
MuckiteA yellow resin from Neudorf, Moravia, Romania

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 RetiniteHide

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.
  • Victoria
    • Hepburn Shire
      • Creswick
Hills, E. (1957) Fossiliferous Tertiary resin from Allendale, Victoria. Proc. Roy. Soc. Victoria, vol. 69 p15ff
  • Carinthia
    • Friesach - Hüttenberg area
      • Guttaring
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
    • Saualpe
      • Görtschitz valley
        • Klein St Paul
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
    • Wolfsberg
      • St Stefan
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
  • Lower Austria
    • Mostviertel
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
  • Salzburg
    • Golling
      • Seebach
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
      • St Koloman
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
    • Salzburg
      • Anthering - Muntigl area
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
    • Wolfgang Lake
      • St Gilgen
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
  • Upper Austria
    • Braunau am Inn
      • St. Pantaleon
Strasser, A. (2011): Mineralneufunde. Miner. Arch. Salzb., 14, 308-312 (p. 308: Quarz-Kristalle aus der Kohle von Trimmelkam).
Yale Peabody Museum
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Cantal
      • Cantal Mts
        • Saint-Jacques-des-Blats
Robin Fialip 2014
  • Hesse
    • Werra-Meißner
      • Großalmerode
S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
  • Saxony-Anhalt
    • Halle
      • Amsdorf
Huhle, H. & G. Hohndorf (2013): Interessante Mineralienfunde aus dem Braunkohletagebau Amsdorf bei Halle a.d. Saale. Mineralien-Welt, 24( 6), 118-129.
  • England
    • Devon
      • Teignbridge
Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society (1870): 38. Annual Report, pp. 30-31
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