Cuproiridsite R070035

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Name: Cuproiridsite
RRUFF ID: R070035
Ideal Chemistry: Cu(Ir3+Ir4+)S4
Locality: Miass River, Urals, Russia
Source: Michael Scott S105084 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Iron-black metallic polished fragment embedded in epoxy
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed only by chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ Spinel (66) ]
RRUFF ID: R070035.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: gray inclusion in the dark phase: (Cu0.67Ni0.17Fe0.16)Σ=1(Ir1.94Pt0.04Ru0.02)Σ=2S4.00 trace amounts of Os.
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R070035
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Cuproiridsite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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Bowles J F W, Suárez S, Prichard H M, Fisher P C (2018) The mineralogy, geochemistry and genesis of the alluvial platinum-group minerals of the Freetown Layered Complex, Sierra Leone, Mineralogical Magazine, 82, S223-S246

Bosi F, Biagioni C, Pasero M (2019) Nomenclature and classification of the spinel supergroup, European Journal of Mineralogy, 31, 183-192   [view file]