Arsenuranospathite R100008

Name: Arsenuranospathite
RRUFF ID: R100008
Ideal Chemistry: Al(UO2)2(AsO4)2F·20H2O
Locality: Krunkelbach valley, Menzenschwand, Schwarzwald, Germany
Source: William Pinch [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Blocky aggregates of yellowish-brown platy crystals, cell parameters are consistent with a partially dehydrated sample
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample

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RRUFF ID: R100008
Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R100008.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 7.280(8)Å    b: 7.280(8)Å    c: 20.73(4)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 1098.6(3)Å3    Crystal System: tetragonal
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Calculated diffraction file.

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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Arsenuranospathite

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]

Walenta K (1978) Uranospathite and arsenuranospathite, Mineralogical Magazine, 42, 117-128   [view file]

Fleischer M, Chao G Y, Pabst A (1979) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 64, 464-467   [view file]

Chukanov N V, Möckel S, Sidorenko G A, Zaitsev V A (2009) Arsenuranospathite, Al(UO2)2(AsO4)2F·20H2O: Formula revision and relationships with allied uranyl arsenates and phosphates, Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen, 185, 305-312

Dal Bo F, Hatert F, Baijot M, Philippo S (2015) Crystal structure of arsenuranospathite from Rabejac, Lodève, France, European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 589-597