hematolite

noun
hem·​a·​to·​lite | \ˈhemətōˌlīt, ˈhēm-\
plural -s

Definition of hematolite 

: a mineral (Mn,Mg)4Al(AsO4)(OH)8 consisting of a brownish red aluminum manganese arsenate in rhombohedral crystals (specific gravity 3.3–3.4)

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History and Etymology for hematolite

International Scientific Vocabulary hemat- + -lite; from its color; originally formed as Swedish or German aimatolit

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