Malhmoodite R060462



Name: Malhmoodite
RRUFF ID: R060462
Ideal Chemistry: Fe2+Zr(PO4)2·4H2O
Locality: Union Carbide Vanadium mine, Wilson Springs, Garland County, Arkansas, USA
Source: Michael Scott S100114 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: White to cream spherical aggregates of acicular crystals associated with colorless albite, dark green aegirine, octahedral pyrochlore, and yellowish titanite.
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R060462
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Malhmoodite

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]

Milton C, McGee J J, Evans H T (1993) Mahlmoodite, FeZr(PO4)2·4H2O, a new iron zirconium phosphate mineral from Wilson Springs, Arkansas, American Mineralogist, 78, 437-440   [view file]

Elton N J, Hooper J J (1995) A second occurrence of malhmoodite, from Cornwall, England, Mineralogical Magazine, 59, 166-168   [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]