Hellandite-(Ce) R061013



Name: Hellandite-(Ce)
RRUFF ID: R061013
Ideal Chemistry: (Ca,REE)4Ce2Al   2(B4Si4O22)(OH)2
Locality: Campo Pefella, near Capranica, Viterbo, Latium, Italy
Source: Michael Scott S102789 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pale yellow platy crystals
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Hellandite (2) ]
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R061013
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Hellandite-(Ce)

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Hogarth D D, Chao G Y, Harris D C (1972) New data on hellandite, The Canadian Mineralogist, 11, 760-776   [view file]

Oberti R, Ottolini L, Camara F, Della Ventura G (1999) Crystal structure of non-metamict Th-rich hellandite-(Ce) from Latium (Italy) and crystal chemistry of the hellandite-group minerals, American Mineralogist, 84, 913-921   [view file]

Oberti R, Ventura G D, Ottolini L, Hawthorne F C, Bonazzi P (2002) Re-definition, nomenclature, and crystal-chemistry of the hellandite group, American Mineralogist, 87, 745-752   [view file]