cylindrite


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cylindrite

(sɪˈlɪndraɪt)
n
a mineral made up of cylindrical crystals containing tin, iron, lead, and antimony
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Tin does not occur naturally by itself, and must be extracted from a base compound, usually cassiterite, stannite, cylindrite, franckeite, canfieldite, and teallite.
Among the generous number of photographs there are photomicrographs, including SEM images, imparting exquisite close-ups of oriented inclusions, striations, faden lines, jamesonite rings and cylindrite cylinders, and all manner of other micropheomena.
It is the type locality for five mineral species (vauxite, metavauxite, paravauxite, sigloite and jeanbandyite) and has also produced some of the world's best specimens of stannite, cylindrite, monazite, bismoclite, and other species.
Following the theme of the show, the Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals had a very nice display of rarities like krohnkite, cylindrite, proustite, and more from the Andes region.
The sulfides and Sulfosalts are very well represented, most notably arsenopyrite, bismuthinite, bournonite, cylindrite, franckeite, pyrargyrite, pyrite, stannite, stibnite, teallite, and wurtzite Among the oxides, cassiterite and quartz are most important and siderite is the most important carbonate.
5 cm) Nueva Virginia Cylindrite Obrajes Jarosite, thermonatrite Ocuri Cassiterite, pyrargyrite, stibiconite; see Huayoco, Lipez Huayco Oploca 1 Argyrodite/canfieldite, cassiterite, hocartite Oploca 2 Marcasite on pyrite, stibnite Orco Cuchillo Marcasite Orlandini (mine Cassiterite, pyrite, tourmaline owner's name) Oruro Andorite, arsenopyrite, augelite, barite, boulangerite, bournonite, cassiterite, cerussite, chalcopyrite, chalcostibite, cylindrite, diadochite, diaphorite, franckeite, galena, jamesonite, kesterite, marcasite, metastibnite, miargyrite, natroalunite, orthoclase, plagionite, pyrite, quartz, rhomboclase, semseyite, siderite, sphalerite, stannite, stibnite, teallite, tetrahedrite, tourmaline, valentinite, vivianite, wavellite, (*)(?
Associated minerals are: franckeite, cylindrite, hocartite, rhodostannite and sphalerite.