Zinnwaldite R040138

Name: Zinnwaldite
RRUFF ID: R040138
Ideal Chemistry: K(Al,Fe,Li)3(Si,Al)4O10(OH)F
Locality: Tørdal, Telemark, Norway
Source: University of Arizona Mineral Museum 15868 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Dark green mica book, polytype 1M
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction and chemical analysis
Mineral Group: [ mica (50) ]
RRUFF ID: R040138.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Measured Chemistry: (K0.96Na0.04)(Al0.35Fe2+0.29Li0.27Mg0.04Mn0.03Ti0.02)3(Si0.66Al0.34)4O10((OH)0.64F0.36)2
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R040138
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
INFRARED SPECTRUM (Attenuated Total Reflectance) 
RRUFF ID: R040138.1
Sample Description: Powder
Instrument settings: SensIR Durascope on a Nicolet Magna 860 FTIR
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RRUFF ID: R040138.1
Sample Description: Powder, cell parameters are from single crystal
Cell Refinement Output: a: 5.31(1)Å    b: 9.23(3)Å    c: 10.14(3)Å
alpha: 90.°    beta: 100.27(7)°    gamma: 90.°   Volume: 488(1)Å3    Crystal System: monoclinic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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

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REFERENCES for Zinnwaldite

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]

Harada K, Honda M, Nagashima K, Kanisawa S (1976) Masutomilite, manganese analogue of zinnwaldite, with special reference to masutomilite-lepidolite-zinnwaldite series, Mineralogical Journal, 8, 95-109   [view file]

Guggenheim S, Bailey S W (1977) The refinement of zinnwaldite-1M in subgroup symmetry, American Mineralogist, 62, 1158-1167   [view file]

Taylor R P (1992) Petrological and geochemical characteristics of the Pleasant Ridge zinnwaldite - topaz granite, southern New Brunswick, and comparisons with other topaz-bearing felsic rocks, The Canadian Mineralogist, 30, 895-921   [view file]

Rieder M, Hybler J, Smrcok L, Weiss Z (1996) Refinement of the crystal structure of zinnwaldite 2M1, European Journal of Mineralogy, 8, 1241-1248

Rieder M, Cavazzini G, D’Yakonov Y S, Frank-Kamenetskii V A, Gottardt G, Guggenheim S, Koval P V, Muller G, Neiva A M R, Radoslovich E W, Robert J L, Sassi F P, Takeda H, Weiss Z, Wones D R (1998) Nomenclature of the micas, The Canadian Mineralogist, 36, 905-912   [view file]

Breiter K, Vaňková M, Galiová M V, Korbelová Z, Kanický V (2017) Lithium and trace-element concentrations in trioctahedral micas from granites of different geochemical types measured via laser ablation ICP-MS, Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 15-33