Shcherbakovite R080078

Name: Shcherbakovite
RRUFF ID: R080078
Ideal Chemistry: K2NaTi2O(OH)Si4O12
Locality: Walgidee Hills pegmatite, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
Source: Michael Scott S103629 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Reddish-brown micro grains in earthy matrix
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Batisite (1) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R080078
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Shcherbakovite

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]

Es'kova E M, Kazakova M E (1954) Shcherbakovite - a new mineral, Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR, 99, 837-840   [view file]

Fleischer M (1955) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 40, 787-788   [view file]

Uvarova Y A, Sokolova E, Hawthorne F C, Liferovich R P, Mitchell R H (2003) The crystal chemistry of shcherbakovite from the Khibina massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia, The Canadian Mineralogist, 41, 1193-1201   [view file]

Jambor J L, Roberts A C (2004) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 89, 1826-1834   [view file]

Krivovichev S V, Yakovenchuk V N, Pakhomovsky Y A (2004) Topology and symmetry of titanosilicate framework in the crystal structure of shcherbakovite, Na(K,Ba)2(Ti,Nb)2[Si4O12], Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva, 133, issue 3 55-63   [view file]

Piilonen P C, Ercit T S, Roberts A C (2005) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 90, 768-773   [view file]