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Bukovite Mineral Data

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General Bukovite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Tl2Cu3FeSe4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 971.09 gm
   Thallium  42.09 %  Tl
   Iron       5.75 %  Fe
   Copper    19.63 %  Cu
   Selenium  32.52 %  Se
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Tl2Cu3Fe2+Se4
Help on Environment: Environment: In calcite veins of hydrothermal origin, in metamorphic rocks.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1971
Help on Locality: Locality: From Bukov, Petrovice, and Predborice, Czechoslovakia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For its occurrence at Bukov, Czechoslovakia.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Bukovite Say BUKOVITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 40327
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