quenstedtite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

F A von Quenstedt, German mineralogist, and -ite.

Noun[edit]

quenstedtite (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy) A rare iron sulfate mineral that forms violet or white triclinic crystals.

Further reading[edit]

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