Heulandite-K R061137

Name: Heulandite-K
RRUFF ID: R061137
Ideal Chemistry: (K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72·26H2O
Locality: Albero Bassi, Vicenza, Veneto, Italy
Source: Michael Scott S102085 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Coating of orange grains
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Heulandite (13) ]
RRUFF ID: R061137.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R061137
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Heulandite-K

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Passaglia E (1969) Le zeoliti di Albero Bassi, Periodico di Mineralogia, 38, 237-243

Alberti A (1972) On the crystal structure of the zeolite heulandite, Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 18, 129-146

Yang P, Armbruster T (1996) Na, K, Rb and Cs exchange in heulandite single-crystals: X-ray structure refinements at 100 K, Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 123, 140-149

Coombs D S, Alberti A, Armbruster T, Artioli G, Colella C, Galli E, Grice J D, Liebau F, Mandarino J A, Minato H, Nickel E H, Passaglia E, Peacor D R, Quartieri S, Rinaldi R, Ross M, Sheppard R A, Tillmanns E, Vezzalini G, (1997) Recommended nomenclature for zeolite minerals: report of the Subcommittee on Zeolites of the International Mineralogical Association, Commission on New Minerals and Mineral Names, The Canadian Mineralogist, 35, 1571-1606   [view file]

Yang P, Stolz J, Armbruster T, Gunter M E (1997) Na, K, Rb, and Cs exchange in heulandite single crystals: diffusion kinetics, American Mineralogist, 82, 517-525   [view file]

Jambor J L, Grew E S, Roberts A C (1998) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 83, 1347-1352   [view file]