meyerhofferite

meyerhofferite

[′mī·ər‚häf·ə‚rīt]
(mineralogy)
Ca2B6O11·7H2O A colorless, hydrated borate mineral that crystallizes in the triclinic system.
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Or we were out field collecting with a friend and discovered a superlative pocket of meyerhofferite pseudomorphs after inyoite.
A geologist friend of Dave Bunk has brought up a substantial consignment of specimens of very fine inyoite with meyerhofferite from an evaporite deposit at Nacimiento Sijes, Satta province, Argentina.