Tellurite

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Tellurite can refer to the mineral composed of tellurium dioxide (TeO2), or to the tellurite ion (TeO32-). Potassium tellurite (K2TeO3)is used together with agar as part of a selective medium for growth of some bacteria (Clauberg medium). It looks very fragile and is flaky in its natural state.

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