Mineralpedia Details for Vasilseverginite
Vasilseverginite from Tolbachik Volcano, Kamchatka, Russia
- Special Info
- XRD Confirmed,EDS Confirmed,Type & Only Locality,Author's Material
All the emerald green crystals are Vasilseverginite. The specimen is from Dr. Igor Pekov's study material used to describe the species. Publication is pending. The exact locality is: Arsenatnaya fumarole, Second scoria cone of the Northern Breakthrough of the Great Tolbachik Fissure Eruption, Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia.
Please refer to: Pekov, I.V., Britvin, S.N., Yapaskurt, V.O., Krivovichev, S.V., Vigasina, M.F. and Sidorov, E.G. (2015) Vasilseverginite, IMA 2015-083. CNMNC Newsletter No. 28, December 2015, page 1864; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1859–1864.