Valleriite R080119

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Name: Valleriite
RRUFF ID: R080119
Ideal Chemistry: 2[(Fe,Cu)S]·1.53[(Mg,Al)(OH)2]
Locality: Transvaal, Complexe, Palabora, Sudáfrica
Source: Joan Abella i Creus [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Dark metallic-bronze grains
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Valleriite (2) ]
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R080119
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Valleriite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Anthony J W, Bideaux R A, Bladh K W, and Nichols M C (1990) Handbook of Mineralogy, Mineral Data Publishing, Tucson Arizona, USA, by permission of the Mineralogical Society of America. [view file]

Blomstrand C W (1870) Om några nya svenska mineralier samt om magnetkisen sammansättning, Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar, 1870, 19-27   [view file]

Foshag W F (1933) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 18, 222-224   [view file]

Hiller J E (1939) Zur kristallstruktur des valleriits, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 101, 425-434   [view file]

Evans H T, Milton C, Chao E C T, Adler I, Mead C, Ingram B, Berner R A (1964) Valleriite and the new iron sulfide, mackinawite, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper, 475-D, 64-69   [view file]

Evans H T, Allmann R (1968) The crystal structure and crystal chemistry of valleriite, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 127, 73-93   [view file]

Harris D C, Cabri L J, Stewart J M (1970) A "valleriite-type" mineral from Noril'sk, western Siberia, American Mineralogist, 55, 2110-2114   [view file]

Iiishi K, Tomisaka T, Katô T, Takeno S (1970) Synthesis of valleriite, American Mineralogist, 55, 2107-2110   [view file]

Petruk W, Harris D C, Murray E J (1971) An occurrence of valleriite from New Imperial Mine, Yukon, The Canadian Mineralogist, 10, 885-888   [view file]

Harris D C, Vaughan D J (1972) Two fibrous iron sulfides and valleriite from Cyprus with new data on valleriite, American Mineralogist, 57, 1037-1052   [view file]

Giebel R J, Gauert C D K, Marks M A W, Costin G, Markl G (2017) Multi-stage formation of REE minerals in the Palabora Carbonatite Complex, South Africa, American Mineralogist, 102, 1218-1233