barquillite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named for type locality Barquilla village in Salamanca, Spain +‎ -ite.

Noun[edit]

barquillite (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy) A tetragonal-scalenohedral gray mineral containing cadmium, copper, germanium, and sulfur.

Further reading[edit]

  • Barquillite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • barquillite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016