bartonite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Barton +‎ -ite, after Paul B. Barton, Jr., sulfide petrologist with the U.S. Geological Society

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bartonite

  1. (mineralogy) A tetragonal-ditetragonal dipyramidal black brown mineral containing iron, potassium, and sulfur.

References[edit]

  • Bartonite in the Mineralogy Database: [1]