Sulphosalt, bismuth-bearing mineral
Specific gravity: 6.9 to 7.1
Hardness: 2½ to 3½
Colour: Lead-grey, grey, light grey, tin-white
Associated minerals include galena, bismuth,
gold, pyrite and
At Kingsgate, Gough county, New South Wales, Australia, galenobismutite is a relatively common primary mineral in masses to 5 cm associated with galena, bismuth, bismuthinite and cosalite (AJM 14.1.21).
The type locality is Kogruvan, Nordmark Odal Field, Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden.
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