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Stumpflite Mineral Data

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General Stumpflite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Pt(Sb,Bi)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 338.64 gm
   Bismuth   15.43 %  Bi
   Antimony  26.96 %  Sb
   Platinum  57.61 %  Pt
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: PtSb0.75Bi0.25
Help on Environment: Environment: In platinum concentrates from an ultramafic pipe deposit intergrown with geversite.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1972
Help on Locality: Locality: Driekop mine, Transvaal, South Africa Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Eugen Friedrich Stumpfl (1931-), Mineralogist, Mining University Leoben, Austria.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Stumpflite + Pronunciation Say STUMPFLITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 42547
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