Apuanite R060674



Name: Apuanite
RRUFF ID: R060674
Ideal Chemistry: (Fe2+Fe3+2)(Fe3+2Sb3+4)O12S
Locality: Buca della Vena mine, Stazzema, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
Source: Michael Scott S101123 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Black massive granular
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Trippkeite (2) ]
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R060674
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R060674.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 8.354(1)Å    b: 8.354(1)Å    c: 17.933(4)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 1251.5(2)Å3    Crystal System: tetragonal
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Apuanite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Anthony J W, Bideaux R A, Bladh K W, and Nichols M C (1990) Handbook of Mineralogy, Mineral Data Publishing, Tucson Arizona, USA, by permission of the Mineralogical Society of America. [view file]

Mellini M, Merlino S (1979) Versiliaite and apuanite: derivative structures related to schafarzikite, American Mineralogist, 64, 1235-1242   [view file]

Mellini M, Merlino S, Orlandi P (1979) Versiliaite and apuanite, two new minerals from the Apuan Alps, Italy, American Mineralogist, 64, 1230-1234   [view file]

Mellini M, Amouric M, Baronnet A, Mercuriot G (1981) Microstructures and nonstoichiometry in schafarzikite-like minerals, American Mineralogist, 66, 1073-1079   [view file]

Bahfenne S, Rintoul L, Frost R L (2011) Single-crystal Raman spectroscopy of natural schafarzikite FeSb2O4 from Pernek, Slovak Republic, American Mineralogist, 96, 888-894   [view file]