despujolsite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named in honour of Pierre Despujols (1888-1981), the founder of the Moroccan Geologic Survey.

Despujols + -ite

Noun[edit]

despujolsite

  1. (mineralogy) A hexagonal-ditrigonal dipyramidal lemon mineral containing calcium, hydrogen, manganese, oxygen, and sulfur.

References[edit]

  • Despujolsite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.