Vismirnovite R070216

Name: Vismirnovite
RRUFF ID: R070216
Ideal Chemistry: ZnSn(OH)6
Locality: Mushiston Deposit, Pendzhikent, Kaznok Valley, Zeravshan Range, Viloyati Sughd (Viloyati Khodzhent; Viloyati Leninabad), Tajikistan
Source: Michael Scott S100453 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Yellow granular massive associated with malachite
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Perovskite (38) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R070216
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 25% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Vismirnovite

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]

Cohen-Addad C (1967) Étude des hydroxystannates CaSn(OH)6 et ZnSn(OH)6par diffraction des rayons X et résonance magnétique nucléaire, Bulletin de la Société Française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie, 90, 32-35   [view file]

Cohen-Addad C (1968) Étude structurale des hydroxystannates CaSn(OH)6 et ZnSn(OH)6 par diffraction neutronique, absorption infrarouge et résonance magnétique nucléaire, Bulletin de la Société Française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie, 91, 315-324   [view file]

Christensen A N, Hazell R G (1969) Hydrothermal preparation of hydroxy stannates. The crystal structure of MnSn(OH)6, Acta Chemica Scandinavica, 23, 1219-1224

Marshukova N K, Palovskii A B, Sidorenko G A, Chistyakova N I (1981) Vismirnovite, ZnSn(OH)6, and natanite, FeSn(OH)6, new tin minerals, Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva, 110, 492-500   [view file]

Fleischer M, Cabri L J, Chao G Y, Mandarino J A, Pabst A (1982) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 67, 1074-1082   [view file]

Mitchell R H, Welch M D, Chakhmouradian A R (2017) Nomenclature of the perovskite supergroup: A hierarchical system of classification based on crystal structure and composition, Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 411-461   [view file]