Monteregianite-(Y) R080109

Browse Search Results 
<< Previous |  Back to Search Results |  Next >> 
Record 1 of 2  

Name: Monteregianite-(Y)
RRUFF ID: R080109
Ideal Chemistry: KNa2YSi8O19·5H2O
Locality: Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada
Source: William W. Pinch [view label] [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Elongated cluster of grayish white fibers at the base of a cluster of terminated quartz crystals
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Rhodesite (5) ]
Quick search: [ All Monteregianite-(Y) samples (2) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

  To download sample data,
  please select a specific
  orientation angle.

Direction of polarization of laser relative to fiducial mark:
X Min:    X Max:    X Sort:
RRUFF ID: R080109
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 40% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Monteregianite-(Y)

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]

Chao G Y (1978) Monteregianite, a new hydrous sodium potassium yttrium silicate mineral from Mont St-Hilaire, Québec, The Canadian Mineralogist, 16, 561-565   [view file]

Fleischer M, Pabst A, Mandarino J A (1980) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 65, 205-210   [view file]

Ghose S, Sen Gupta P K, Campana C F (1987) Symmetry and crystal structure of montregianite, Na4K2Y2Si16O38·10H2O, a double-sheet silicate with zeolitic properties, American Mineralogist, 72, 365-374   [view file]

Nickel E H, Mandarino J A (1987) Procedures involving the IMA Commission on New Minerals and Mineral Names and guidelines on mineral nomenclature, American Mineralogist, 72, 1031-1042   [view file]