Phosphophyllite R050224


Name: Phosphophyllite
RRUFF ID: R050224
Ideal Chemistry: Zn2Fe2+(PO4)2·4H2O
Locality: Unificada mine, Cerro Rico, Potosi, Bolivia
Source: Marcus Origlieri
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pale blue single crystal fragments
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R050224.2
Sample Description: Microprobe fragment
Measured Chemistry: Zn2.00Fe2+1.00(P1.00O4)2·4H2O
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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Raman Mode Analysis
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RRUFF ID: R050224
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R050224.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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RRUFF ID: R050224.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: PIKE GladiATR - Far-IR on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R050224.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 10.3931(6)Å    b: 5.0917(3)Å    c: 10.5736(7)Å
alpha: 90.°    beta: 121.125(4)°    gamma: 90.°   Volume: 478.99(3)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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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Phosphophyllite

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]

Laubmann H, Steinmetz H (1920) Phosphatführende pegmatite des Oberpfälzer und Bayerischen Waldes, Zeitschrift für Krystallographie und Mineralogie, 55, 523-586   [view file]

Wherry E T, Gordon S G, Foshag W F (1921) New minerals, American Mineralogist, 6, 63-68   [view file]

Foshag W F (1928) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 13, 32-34   [view file]

Kleber W, Liebau F, Piatkowiak E (1961) Zur struktur des phosphophyllits Zn2Fe[PO4]2,4H2O, Acta Crystallographica, 14, 795-795

Hill R J (1977) The crystal structure of phosphophyllite, American Mineralogist, 62, 812-817   [view file]