Tsumeb is the Type Locality
Extremely rare. Second oxidation zone.
- 2nd Oxidation Zone
Paragenetic and General Notes
On the type material, queitite occurs on corroded galena/tennantite/sphalerite ore, with willemite, alamosite, melanotekite, leadhillite, larsenite, and quartz. As pale-yellow to colourless elongate crystals to 10 x 3 x 0.5 mm (Keller et al., 1979a).
Gebhard (1999) records somewhat larger crystals - to 20 mm.