Mushistonite R060153

Name: Mushistonite
RRUFF ID: R060153
Ideal Chemistry: Cu2+Sn4+(OH)6
Locality: Ping Wu, Xuebaoding, Sichuan, China
Source: Marcus Origlieri
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Yellow fine-grained earthy aggregate with green acicular malachite
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Perovskite (44) ]
RRUFF ID: R060153.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R060153
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Mushistonite

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]

Morgenstern-Badarau I (1976) Effet Jahn-Teller et structure cristalline de l'hydroxyde CuSn(OH)6, Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 17, 399-406

Marshukova N K, Pavlovskii A B, Sidorenko G A (1984) Mushistonite, (Cu,Zn,Fe)Sn(OH)6, a new tin mineral, Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva, 113, issue 5 612-617   [view file]

Dunn P J, Ferraiolo J A, Fleischer M, Gobel V, Grice J D, Langley R H, Shigley J E, Vanko D A, Zilczer J A (1985) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 70, 1329-1335   [view file]

Dunn P J, Roberts W L (1986) Cuprocassiterite discredited as mushistonite; and an unnamed tin mineral from the Etta mine, The Mineralogical Record, 17, 383-383

Mitchell R H, Welch M D, Chakhmouradian A R (2017) Nomenclature of the perovskite supergroup: A hierarchical system of classification based on crystal structure and composition, Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 411-461   [view file]