Strontiodresserite R070741

Name: Strontiodresserite
RRUFF ID: R070741
Ideal Chemistry: SrAl2(CO3)2(OH)4·H2O
Locality: Francon quarry, St. Michel District, Montréal, Jacques Cartier Co., Québec, Canada
Source: Michael Scott S102245 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pearly white spheres or as radiating aggregates in vugs, associated with dawsonite and calcite
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Dundasite (5) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R070741
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R070741.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 9.155(4)Å    b: 16.035(7)Å    c: 5.605(2)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 823(1)Å3    Crystal System: orthorhombic
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Calculated diffraction file.

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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Strontiodresserite

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]

Farrell D M (1977) Infrared investigation of basic double-carbonate hydrate minerals, The Canadian Mineralogist, 15, 408-413   [view file]

Jambor J L, Sabina A P, Roberts A C, Sturman B D (1977) Strontiodresserite, a new Sr-Al carbonate from Montreal Island, Quebec, The Canadian Mineralogist, 15, 405-407   [view file]

Whitfield P S, Mitchell L D, Page Y L, Margeson J, Roberts A C (2010) Crystal structure of the mineral strontiodresserite from laboratory powder diffraction data, Powder Diffraction, 25, 322-328