Schulenbergite R060992

Name: Schulenbergite
RRUFF ID: R060992
Ideal Chemistry: (Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10·3H2O
Locality: Platosa mine, Bermejillo, Mapimi Municipality, Mexico
Source: Peter Megaw [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Coating of blue-green thin, tabular hexagonal crystals associated with gypsum, linarite, and serpierite
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Ktenasite (6) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R060992
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Schulenbergite

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]

von Hodenberg R, Krause W, Täuber H (1984) Schulenbergit, (Cu,Zn)7(SO4,CO3)2(OH)10·3H2O, ein neues Mineral, Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 1984, 17-24

Dunn P J, Gobel V, Grice J D, Puziewicz J, Shigley J E, Vanko D A, Zilczer J (1985) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 70, 436-441   [view file]

Jambor J L, Grew E S (1993) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 78, 233-238   [view file]

Mumme W G, Sarp H, Chiappero P J (1994) A note on the crystal structure of schulenbergite, Archives des Sciences, Genève, 47, 117-124

Jambor J L, Pertsev N N, Roberts A C (1995) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 80, 845-850   [view file]

Piilonen P C, Poirier G, Tait K T (2008) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 93, 1686-1691   [view file]

Ohnishi M, Shimobayashi N, Nishio-Hamane D, Shinoda K, Momma K, Ikeda T (2013) Minohlite, a new copper-zinc sulfate mineral from Minoh, Osaka, Japan, Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 335-342   [view file]