Strashimirite R060142



Name: Strashimirite
RRUFF ID: R060142
Ideal Chemistry: Cu4(AsO4)2(OH)2·2.5H2O
Locality: Majuba Hill, Pershing County, Nevada, USA
Source: Marcus Origlieri
Owner: RRUFF
Description: White to colorless fibrous or hair-like aggregate
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
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CHEMISTRY 
RRUFF ID: R060142.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
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RRUFF ID: R060142
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Strashimirite

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]

Mincheva-Stefanova I (1968) Strashmirite, a new hydrous copper arsenate, Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva, 97, issue 4 470-477   [view file]

Fleischer M (1969) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 54, 1218-1223   [view file]

Frost R L, Sejkora J, Cejka J, Keeffe E C (2009) Vibrational spectroscopic study of the arsenate mineral strashimirite Cu8(AsO4)4(OH)4·5H2O - Relationship to other basic copper arsenates, Vibrational Spectroscopy, 50, 289-297