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THE MINERAL PYROXENITE

Pyroxenite is a plutonic rock that consists of dark minerals in the pyroxene group plus a little olivine or amphibole minerals. Pyroxenite belongs to the ultramafic group, meaning that it consists almost entirely of dark minerals rich in iron and magnesium. Specifically, its silicate minerals are mostly pyroxenes rather than the other mafic minerals, olivine and amphibole. In the field, pyroxene crystals display a stubby shape and square cross-section whereas amphiboles have a lozenge-shaped cross-section.

Moon rocks contain pyroxenite and a magnet will adhere to pyroxenite due to ts high conentration of magnetite.

These pyroxenite specimens mined by Kidz Rocks from the Sand Canyon area of Southern California. Watch Kidz Rocks Mining Pyroxenite on our Mining Adventures Video Page.
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Pyroxenite Specimens
Pyroxenite 3 Inch 5-9 Ounce
Sale Price: $5.99
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Pyroxenite is an iron ore mineral and these specimens come with a small magnet so children can learn how some rocks are magnetic and why. You will receive one specimen that is 3 inch to 3 1/2 inches.
Pyroxenite Specimens
Pyroxenite 8" x 3" 3 Lb 14 Oz
Sale Price: $19.95
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This massive 8 inch by 3 inch pyroxenite weighs 3 pounds 14 ounces and contains high concentrations of magnetite. Mined by Kidz Rocks from Sand Canyon California and comes with a small magnet for children to learn about minerals that attract a magnet.
Pyroxenite Specimens
Pyroxenite 7" x 3" 2 Lb 11 Oz
Sale Price: $19.95
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This massive 7 inch by 3 inch pyroxenite weighs 2 pounds 11 ounces and contains high concentrations of magnetite. Mined by Kidz Rocks from Sand Canyon California and comes with a small magnet for children to learn about minerals that attract a magnet.
LISTING FOR REGINALD
Sale Price: $20.00
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LISTING FOR REGINALD - If you are not Reginald please do not purchase - We will not honor you purchase. This is a special custom order for a customer.

10 pounds 8 ounces pyroxenite - 3 pieces