emplectite

emplectite

[em′plek‚tīt]
(mineralogy)
CuBiS3 A grayish or white mineral that crystallizes in the orthorhombic system; occurs in masses.
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Copper-bismuth minerals such as emplectite and wittichenite have also been identified as occurring with bornite.
Alabandite (*)Apatite Argentite (*)Arsenopyrite (*)Barite Bornite Canfieldite Cassiterite Chalcocite/digenite Cosalite Emplectite Hessite Hocartite (*)Hubnerite Lillianite Native silver Natrolite Polybasite Pyrargyrite (*)Pyrrhotite) Rhodochrosite Rhodonite (*)Scheelite Stannite Stephanite Tungstenite Wittichenite (*)Wurtzite
Aikinite Alabandite Ankerite Arsenopyrite Bournonite Djurleite Dolomite Emplectite Famatinite Greenockite Gypsum Luzonite Marcasite Matildite Native arsenic Proustite Pyrrhotite (*)Siderite Stromeyerite (*)Vivianite
Bismuthinite, stannite (?), emplectite and gallite (?) occur mainly with the enargite-pyrite ore.