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Placer platinum-group minerals in the Shetland ophiolite complex derived from anomalously enriched podiform chromitites

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Highly anomalous platinum-group element (PGE) concentrations in the podiform chromitites at the Cliff and Harold's Grave localities in the Shetland ophiolite complex have been well documented previously. The focus of this study is alluvial platinum-group minerals (PGM) located in small streams that drain from the PGE-rich chromitites. The placer PGM assemblage at Cliff is dominated by Pt-arsenides (64%) and Pd-antimonides (17%), with less irarsite–hollingworthite (11%) and minor Pd-sulfides, ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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10.1180/minmag.2017.081.099

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Gardens, Libraries and Museums
Department:
Natural History Museum
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-5219-3519
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Mineralogical Magazine Journal website
Volume:
82
Issue:
Special Issue 3
Pages:
491-514
Publication date:
2018-04-16
Acceptance date:
2017-12-17
DOI:
EISSN:
1471-8022
ISSN:
0026-461X
Pubs id:
pubs:935879
URN:
uri:6e64a90d-37d4-40e4-8ee0-55d44d750548
UUID:
uuid:6e64a90d-37d4-40e4-8ee0-55d44d750548
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pubs:935879

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