kratochvilite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Harvey H Nininger, meteoriticist, and -ite.

Noun[edit]

kratochvilite (plural kratochvilites)

  1. (mineralogy) A rare organic mineral, an orthorhombic hydrocarbon formed by combustion of coal or pyritic black shale deposits.

References[edit]

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