collinsite

collinsite

[′käl·ən‚zīt]
(mineralogy)
Ca2(Mg,Fe)(PO4)2 A phosphate mineral occurring in concentric layers in phosphoric nodules; found in meteorites.
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Hexagonal, orange-brown crystals of collinsite to 2 mm were quantitatively identified (Gebhard, 2002).
Associated minerals are: scholzite, tarbuttite, parahopeite, zincian collinsite, switzerite and phosphophyllite.
Associated minerals are: pyrite, rutile, a ternovite-like phase, catapleiite, rimkorolgite, bobierrite, collinsite, juonniite, strontiowhitlockite, pyrrhotite and strontian collinsite.
Associated minerals are: bobierrite, pyrite, collinsite, "chlorite," nastrophite and juonniite.