Kozoite-(La) R060995



Name: Kozoite-(La)
RRUFF ID: R060995
Ideal Chemistry: La(CO3)(OH)
Locality: Mitsukoshi, Hizen-cho, Karatsu City, Saga Prefecture, Japan
Source: Marcus Origlieri [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pink spheres, radially zoned with kozoite-(Nd). Surface of spheres are reported to be kozoite-(Nd). Kozoite-(La) are distinguished from kozoite-(Nd) by being closer to white.
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Ancylite (6) ]
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R060995
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 50% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Kozoite-(La)

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Sawyer J, Caro P, Eyring L (1973) Hydroxy-carbonates of the lanthanide elements, Revue de Chimie Minérale, 10, 93-103

Dal Negro A, Rossi G, Tazzoli V (1975) The crystal structure of ancylite, (REE)x(Ca,Sr)2-x(CO3)2(OH)x·(2-x)H2O, American Mineralogist, 60, 280-284   [view file]

Grice J D, Ferraris G (2003) New minerals approved in 2002 and nomenclature modifications approved in 1998-2002 by the Commission on the New Minerals and Mineral Names, International Mineralogical Association, The Canadian Mineralogist, 41, 795-802   [view file]

Miyawaki R, Matsubara S, Yokoyama K, Iwano S, Hamasaki K, Yukinori I (2003) Kozoite-(La), La(CO3)(OH), a new mineral from Mitsukoshi, Hizen-cho, Saga Prefecture, Japan, Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 98, 137-141   [view file]

Jambor J L, Roberts A C (2004) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 89, 894-897   [view file]

Mandarino J A (2004) New minerals, The Canadian Mineralogist, 42, 921-945   [view file]

Xu Y, Ding S-H, Feng W-J, Zhou G-P, Liu Y-G (2006) Samarium(III) carbonate hydroxide, Acta Crystallographica, E62, i147-i149

Tahara T, Nakai I, Miyawaki R, Matsubara S (2007) Crystal chemistry of RE(CO3)OH, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 222, 326-334

Xiong D-B, Zhao Y-F, Gulay L D, Zhao J-T (2009) Lanthanum phosphite microspheres: hydrothermal synthesis, ab initio structure determination, morphology and photoluminescence of La(HO)(HPO3), European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2009, 4522–4527

Sheu H S, Shih W J, Chuang W T, Li I F, Yeh C S (2010) Crystal structure and phase transitions of Gd(CO3)OH studied by synchrotron powder diffraction, Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society, 57, 938-945