Interrelations between malachite and pseudomalachite in the Mednorudyanskoe deposit (Central Urals)
V.I. Popova, V.A. Popov, I.A. Blinov
The examples of consecutive and alternated crystallization of malachite and pseudomalachite in zonal crusts, stalactites, and stalagmites of Mednorudyanskoe deposit are reviewed. Special attention paid to indicators of cocrystallization of these minerals in zonal nodular and botryoidal aggregates that is important for inspection of samples in museum collections and malachite products.
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Key words: malachite, pseudomalachite, Mednorudyanskoe deposit, Central Urals.
МINERALOGY № 2 2015