HALOTRICHITE FeAl2(SO4)4.22H2O TRICLINIC

Description: Halotrichite usually forms as crusts on sulfide minerals during weathering. It is a water soluble mineral that does not survive long in Wisconsin's climate.

RUSK COUNTY: White fibrous crystals of halotrichite were abundant as post-mining deposits on rock surfaces in the Flambeau Mine, Ladysmith. (Cordua, 1995, field notes).

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