Quenselite R100036

Name: Quenselite
RRUFF ID: R100036
Ideal Chemistry: PbMn3+O2(OH)
Locality: Langban, Filipstad, Varmland, Sweden
Source: William W Pinch [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Tabular to rectangular blocky, black with a hint of red highlights
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
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RRUFF ID: R100036.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: Pb1.02Mn3+0.98O2(OH)
Microprobe Data File: [ Download Excel File ]
Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample

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RRUFF ID: R100036
Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R100036.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 5.6118(8)Å    b: 5.685(2)Å    c: 9.146(2)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 92.90(2)°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 291.42(7)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 Quenselite

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]

Flink G (1925) Quenselit, ein neues Mineral von Långban, Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar, 47, 377-384   [view file]

Foshag W F (1926) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 11, 216-220   [view file]

Byström A (1944) The structure of quenselite, PbMnO2OH, Arkiv för Kemi, Mineralogi och Geologi, 19, 1-9

Welin E (1968) Notes on the mineralogy of Sweden 6. X-ray powder data for minerals from Långban and the related mineral deposits of Central Sweden, Arkiv för Mineralogi och Geologi, 4, 499-541

Rouse R C (1971) The crystal structure of quenselite, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 134, 321-332   [view file]