Crossite from California
|Category||Amphibole - Inosilicates|
|Mohs scale hardness||6|
Crossite is an inosilicate double chain sodic amphibole and is a rare silicate mineral belonging to the riebeckite group. It is considered an intermediate between the amphiboles glaucophane and magnesioriebeckite, which form a series. IMA status: discredited 1997.
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