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Phosphoferrite

#56824

Phosphoferrite

#56824
Availability
Sold
Size
7 x 7 x 3.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Fe2+3(PO4)2·3H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Hagendorf-Süd, Oberpfälzer Wald, Bavaria, Germany
Tagged
phosphate , pegmatite mineral

Deep chocolate brown crystals to nearly 1mm.

Phosphoferrite

Formula
Fe2+3(PO4)2·3H2
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Octahedral Crystals 
Cleavage
Indistinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Resinous 
Color
colorless, light green, dark reddish brown, reddish brown 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Uneven 
Hardness
3-3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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