jerrygibbsite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Jerry V. Gibbs, Virginia professor of geology, +‎ -ite.

Noun[edit]

jerrygibbsite (plural jerrygibbsites)

  1. (mineralogy) A rare violet-pink mineral, believed to be a member of the leucophoenicite family.

Further reading[edit]

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