Fillowite R110143

Name: Fillowite
RRUFF ID: R110143
Ideal Chemistry: Na3CaMn2+11(PO4)9
Locality: Gottcha claim, Cross Lake, Manitoba, Canada
Source: Donald M Doell [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Reddish-brown, greasy, massive
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Fillowite (1) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample

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RRUFF ID: R110143
Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R110143.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 15.245(2)Å    b: 15.245(2)Å    c: 43.491(6)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 120°   Volume: 8754(2)Å3    Crystal System: hexagonal
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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 Fillowite

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]

Brush G J, Dana E S (1879) On the mineral locality in Fairfield County, Connecticut, with the description of two additional new species. Second Paper, American Journal of Science and Arts, 17, 359-368   [view file]

Brush G J, Dana E S, Wells H L (1890) On the mineral locality at Branchville, Connecticut: Fifth paper, American Journal of Science, 39, 201-216   [view file]

Araki T, Moore P B (1981) Fillowite, Na2Ca(Mn,Fe)2+7(PO4)6: its crystal structure, American Mineralogist, 66, 827-842   [view file]

Hatert F, Grew E S, Vignola P, Rotiroti N, Nestola F, Keller P, Baijot M, Bruni Y, Fransolet A M, Dal Bo F, Depret M (2021) Crystal chemistry and nomenclature of fillowite-type phosphates, The Canadian Mineralogist, 59, 781-796