Zincocopiapite R060779



Name: Zincocopiapite
RRUFF ID: R060779
Ideal Chemistry: ZnFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2·20H2O
Locality: Les Valettes, Wallis, Switzerland
Source: Michael Scott S101288 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Brownish yellow granular
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Copiapite (4) ]
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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REFERENCES for Zincocopiapite

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]

Fleischer M (1964) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 49, 1774-1778   [view file]

Tu K C, Li H L, Hsieh H D, Yin S S (1964) Zincobotryogen and zincocopiapite - two new varieties of sulfate minerals, Acta Geologica Sinica, 44, 99-101   [view file]

Perroud P, Meisser N, Sarp H (1987) Présence de zincocopiapite en Valais, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 67, 115-117