lithiophorite

lithiophorite

[‚lith·ē′äf·ə‚rīt]
(mineralogy)
(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2 A mineral composed of basic manganese aluminum lithium oxide.
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Black, dense seams cutting heterosite have been found to contain ferrisicklerite, lithiophorite, cryptomelane, [Gamma]Mn[O.
Lithiophorite in attractive specimens is rare at Sapucaia, occurring as display-quality coralloid growths in vugs in altered phosphates, mainly triphylite.