anomite

anomite

[′an·ə‚mīt]
(mineralogy)
A variety of biotite different only in optical orientation.
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3+] in tetrahedra), Fluor-phlogopite, Pholidolite (phlogopite without F, poor in Al), Hydrophlogopite, Hydroxylphlogopite (phlogopite without F), Mg-mica EASTONITE PREISWERKITE BIOTITE Varieties: Anhydrobiotite, Anomite ([2M.
Thanks to their expert tutelage Crystal, now three, has had success uncovering ancient sharks' teeth, sponges and marine molluscs called anomites.