djerfisherite

djerfisherite

[jər′fish·ə‚rīt]
(mineralogy)
K3CuFe12S14 A sulfide mineral found only in meteorites.
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Associated minerals are: natrolite, sodalite, aegirine, biotite, vinogradovite, titanite, eudialyte, calcite, barytocalcite, fluorapatite, fluorite, djerfisherite, and molybdenite.
Relationship to other species: Closely related to djerfisherite. Name: For DeAlton R.
(1995) The crystal structure of owensite, [(Ba,Pb).sub.6][(Cu,Fe,Ni).sub.25][S.sub.27], a new member of the djerfisherite group.