Niksergievite R060894


Name: Niksergievite
RRUFF ID: R060894
Ideal Chemistry: Ba2Al3(Si,Al)4O10(CO3)(OH)6·nH2O
Locality: Tekeli mine, Karatau, Kazakhstan
Source: Michael Scott S100967 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pale blue to colorless lamellar aggregate
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 780nm @ 10% of 500mW
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RRUFF ID: R060894
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 785nm @ 40% of 500mW
REFERENCES for Niksergievite

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]

Saburov S P, Britvin S N, Bekenova G K, Sergieva M N, Kotelnikov P E, Chukanov N V, Yagovkina M A (2005) Niksergievite, [Ba1.33Ca0.67Al(CO3)(OH)4][Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2]·nH2O, a new phyllosilicate related to the surite-ferrisurite series, American Mineralogist, 90, 1163-1166   [view file]

Pekov I V (2007) New minerals from former Soviet Union countries, 1998-2006: new minerals approved by the IMA commission on new minerals and mineral names, Mineralogical Almanac, 11, 9-51   [view file]