Rhodarsenide

rhodarsenide

irarsite

hollingworthite

chromite

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Formula: Rh2As
Arsenide of rhodium
Specific gravity: 11.32 calculated
Hardness: 4 to 5
Colour: Brown
Environments

Placer deposits

Localities

At the type locality, the Srebrnica River, Veluće, Trstenik, Rasina District, Central Serbia, Serbia, rhodarsenide occurs as irregular inclusions in placer platinum deposits derived from chromites in an ophiolite complex. Associated minerals include irarsite, hollingworthite and chromite (Mindat).

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