Perryite R070052

Name: Perryite
RRUFF ID: R070052
Ideal Chemistry: (Ni,Fe)8(Si,P)3
Locality: Mount Egerton meteorite, Gaskoyne River, Western Australia, Australia
Source: Michael Scott S105049 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Gray metallic polished fragment embedded in epoxy
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
RRUFF ID: R070052.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R070052
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Perryite

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]

Fredriksson K, Henderson E P (1965) The Horse Creek, Baca County, Colorado, iron meteorite, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 46, 121-121   [view file]

Fleischer M (1967) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 52, 559-564   [view file]

Reed S J B (1968) Perryite in the Kota-Kota and South Oman enstatite chondrites, Mineralogical Magazine, 36, 850-854   [view file]

Fleischer M (1969) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 54, 326-330   [view file]

Wasson J T, Wai C M (1970) Composition of the metal, schreibersite and perryite of enstatite achondrites and the origin of enstatite chondrites and achondrites, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 34, 169-184

Fleischer M (1971) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 56, 1121-1123   [view file]

Okada A, Kobayashi K, Ito T, Sakurai T (1991) Structure of synthetic perryite, (Ni,Fe)8(Si,P)3, Acta Crystallographica, C47, 1358-1361

Jambor J L, Vanko D A (1992) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 77, 446-452   [view file]

Marsh R E (1994) The centrosymmetric - noncentrosymmetric ambiguity: some more examples, Acta Crystallographica, A50, 450-455

Mikouchi T, Zolensky M, Tachikawa O, Komatsu M, Ivanova M A, Le L, Gounelle M (2006) Electron back-scatter diffraction (EBSD) analysis of two unusual minerals in carbonaceous chondrites, Lunar and Planetary Science, 37, 1855-1855