Jensenite R080008

Name: Jensenite
RRUFF ID: R080008
Ideal Chemistry: Cu2+3Te6+O6·2H2O
Locality: Montezuma mine, Sonora, Mexico
Source: William W. Pinch [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Bright green equant crystals found on the holotype specimen of cesbronite, R080003
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R080008
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 25% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R080008.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 9.198(2)Å    b: 9.160(2)Å    c: 7.575(1)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 102.39(2)°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 623.3(3)Å3    Crystal System: monoclinic
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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 Jensenite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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]

Grice J D, Groat L A, Roberts A C (1996) Jensenite, a cupric tellurate framework structure with two coordinations of copper, The Canadian Mineralogist, 34, 55-59   [view file]

Jambor J L, Kovalenker V A, Puziewics J, Roberts A C (1996) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 81, 1282-1286   [view file]

Roberts A C, Grice J D, Groat L A, Criddle A J, Gault R A, Erd R C, Moffatt E A (1996) Jensenite, Cu3Te6+O6·2H2O, a new mineral species from the Centennial Eureka Mine, Tintic District, Juab County, Utah, The Canadian Mineralogist, 34, 49-54   [view file]