Hydroxykenomicrolite R061058

Name: Hydroxykenomicrolite
RRUFF ID: R061058
Ideal Chemistry: (◻,Na,Sb3+)2Ta2O6(OH)
Locality: Mt. Vasin-Myl'k, Voron'ya Tundra, Russia
Source: Michael Scott S100986 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Grayish adamantine grains (orange under long wave ultraviolet light) intimately associated with simpsonite (bluish white in SW UV).
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Groups: [ pyrochlore (28) ] [ microlite (15) ]
RRUFF ID: R061058.2
Sample Description: Microprobe Fragment
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R061058
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R061058.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 10.520(7)Å    b: 10.520(7)Å    c: 10.520(7)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 1164.3(4)Å3    Crystal System: cubic
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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 Hydroxykenomicrolite

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]

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Fleischer M, Burns R G, Cabri L J, Francis C A, Pabst A (1982) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 67, 413-418   [view file]

Hawthorne F C, Jambor J L, Bladh K W, Burke E A J, Grice J D, Phillips D, Roberts A C, Schedler R A, Shigley J E (1987) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 72, 1023-1028   [view file]

Ercit T S, Černý P, Hawthorne F C (1993) Cesstibtantite - a geologic introduction to the inverse pyrochlores, Mineralogy and Petrology, 48, 235-255

Smeds S A, Černý P, Chapman R (1999) Niobian calciotantite and plumboan-stannoan cesstibtantite from the Island of Utö, Stockholm Archipelago, Sweden, The Canadian Mineralogist, 37, 665-672   [view file]

Atencio D, Andrade M B, Christy A G, Gieré R, Kartashov P M (2010) The pyrochlore supergroup of minerals: nomenclature, The Canadian Mineralogist, 48, 673-698   [view file]