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Lyonsite

#PD45425
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Lyonsite from Izalco Volcano, Sonsonate dept,. El Salvador - PD45425
Lyonsite from Izalco Volcano, Sonsonate dept,. El Salvador - PD45425

Lyonsite

#PD45425
Availability
Sold
Size
Capsule 
Formula
Cu2+3Fe3+4(VO4)6 (RRUFF)
Locality
Izalco Volcano, Sonsonate dept,. El Salvador
Tagged
copper , vanadium

Lyonsite is a rare copper vanadate reported from three world-wide localities, two are volcanoes. This is the type locality. This specimen consist of very tiny, less than 0.2mm, black grains with an unknown white mineral.

Type Locality

Lyonsite

Formula
Cu2+3Fe3+4(VO4)6 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Euhedral Crystals, Lath 
Cleavage
Good, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
black 
Streak
dark gray 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
Special Info
Type Locality
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