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Comments: Black and white image of a petrographic thin section showing two crystals of raadeite (arrows) included in holtedahlite. (Eur. J. Mineral, 13:320).
Location: Nodules of apatite + Mg-phosphates within the Tingelstadtjern serpentinite body, Modum district, Norway.
Scale: See Image.
© Eur. J. Mineral
Raadeite: Mg7(PO4)2(OH)8 Heneuite: CaMg5(PO4)3(CO3)(OH)
Comments: Translucent aqua colored greasy heneuite grain, surrounded by beige rim of raadeite, with dark blue phosphoellenbergerite inclusion (near top of heneuite), in quartz apatite rock.
Location: Tingelstadt Iron Mine, Modum, Buskerud, Norway.
Scale: See Photo.
© Jeff Weissman / Photographic Guide to Mineral Species