Hydrated acid phosphate
Specific gravity: 1.615
Colour: Colourless, white, pale yellow, brownish, colourless in transmitted light
Solubility: Soluble in water
Melting point: 79°
Stercorite occurs in bird and bat guano deposits
At the Petrogale Cave, Madura Roadhouse, Dundas Shire, Western Australia, stercorite is associated with biphosphammite (HOM).
At the type locality, Ichaboe Island, ǃNamiǂNûs Constituency, ǁKaras Region, Namibia, stercorite is associated with struvite (HOM).
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