Minerals identify

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Stercorite

Phosphate mineral

Stercorite is the mineral form of microcosmic salt. The name comes from the Latin "stercus", meaning dung, since the mineral was originally discovered among guano.

Identification

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

2

Luster ( interacts light )

Vitreous

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Triclinic