Coxcomb

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A coxcomb mineral aggregate is a serrated crustlike arrangement of twinned crystals. Marcasite is an example of a mineral exhibiting a coxcomb form. Chesterman, p. 40

Sources

  • Chesterman, Charles W. The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Rocks and Minerals, Alfred A. Knopf: New York (1987)