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A silicate mineral, a manganese variety of fayalite that forms dark green orthorhombic crystals.
a mineral of a gray, red, brown, or green color, and glistening luster. It is a silicate of iron and manganese
Origin: [From Major von Knebel.]
Knebelite is a silicate mineral, a manganese variety of fayalite with formula (Fe,Mn)2SiO4. It forms dark green orthorhombic crystals. It is reported from a variety of locations in Sweden as well as South Africa, Russia, British Columbia, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island.
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