Mapimite R080002

Name: Mapimite
RRUFF ID: R080002
Ideal Chemistry: Zn2Fe3+3(AsO4)3(OH)4·10H2O
Locality: Level 5 between Palomes Oriente and San Carlos, Ojuela mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Source: William W. Pinch, from M Romero 5749 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Group of green tabular, rectangular crystals, from the original find
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R080002
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 50% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R080002.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 11.409(4)Å    b: 11.323(3)Å    c: 8.682(3)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 107.82(2)°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 1067.7(5)Å3    Crystal System: monoclinic
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Calculated diffraction file.

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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Mapimite

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]

Cesbron F, Romero M, Williams S (1981) La mapimite et l'ojuélaïte, deux nouveaux arséniates hydratés de zinc et de fer de la mine Ojuela, Mapimi, Mexique, Bulletin de Minéralogie, 104, 582-586

Ginderow D, Cesbron F (1981) Structure de la mapimite, Zn2Fe3(AsO4)3(OH)4·10H2O, Acta Crystallographica, B37, 1040-1043

Fleischer M, Cabri L J, Chao G Y, Mandarino J A, Pabst A (1982) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 67, 621-624   [view file]