Sidwillite R080047

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Name: Sidwillite
RRUFF ID: R080047
Ideal Chemistry: MoO3·2H2O
Locality: Freedom No. 2 mine, Marysvale District (Marysvale Uranium area), Piute County, Utah, USA
Source: Michael Scott S102692 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Forest-green, massive druse
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R080047
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 10% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Sidwillite

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]

Lindqvist I (1950) The crystal structure of the yellow molybdic acid, MoO3·2H2O, Acta Chemica Scandinavica, 4, 650-657   [view file]

Krebs B (1972) Die kristallstruktur von MoO3·2H2O, Acta Crystallographica, B28, 2222-2231

Cesbron F, Ginderow D (1985) La sidwillite, MoO3·2H2O; une nouvelle espèce minérale de Lake Como, Colorado, U.S.A., Bulletin de Minéralogie, 108, 813-823

Hawthorne F C, Bladh K W, Burke E A J, Ercit S, Grew E S, Grice J D, Puziewicz J, Roberts A C, Schedler R A, Shigley J E (1986) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 71, 1543-1548   [view file]