hinsdalite

hinsdalite

[′hinz‚dā‚līt]
(mineralogy)
(Pb,Sr)Al3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6 Dark-gray or greenish rhombohedral mineral composed of basic lead and strontium aluminum sulfate and phosphate; occurs in coarse crystals and masses.
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White, spherical crystal sprays up to 1 mm diameter on drusy franckeite and pyrite from the Dolores Atras Section were recently identified as hinsdalite.
The "end members" of series thus far identified are beudantite, corkite, hinsdalite, hidalgoite, plumbogummite, philipsbornite and two new species for which the Kintore Opencut is the type locality, segnitite and kintoreite (Birch et al.
Other associated minerals: mcalpineite, pyrite, hematite, acanthite, chrysocolla, connellite, enargite, hinsdalite, svanbergite and an undefined Cu-Zn-Te-mineral.