Nevadaite R060775



Name: Nevadaite
RRUFF ID: R060775
Ideal Chemistry: (Cu2+,   ,Al,V3+)6Al8(PO4)8F8(OH)2·22H2O
Locality: Gold Quarry mine, Eueka County, Nevada, USA
Source: Michael Scott S101111 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Spherical aggregates of blue tabular crystals
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R060775
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Nevadaite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Grice J D, Ferraris G (2003) New minerals approved in 2002 and nomenclature modifications approved in 1998-2002 by the Commission on the New Minerals and Mineral Names, International Mineralogical Association, The Canadian Mineralogist, 41, 795-802   [view file]

Cooper M A, Hawthorne F C, Roberts A C, Foord E E, Erd R C, Evans H T, Jensen M C (2004) Nevadaite, (Cu2+,    , Al, V3+)6[Al8 (PO4)8 F8] (OH)2 (H2O)22, a new phosphate mineral species from the Gold Quarry mine, Carlin, Eureka County, Nevada: description and crystal structure, The Canadian Mineralogist, 42, 741-752   [view file]

Mandarino J A (2004) New minerals, The Canadian Mineralogist, 42, 1901-1927   [view file]

Jambor J L, Grew E S, Roberts A C (2005) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 90, 518-522   [view file]