Zincalstibite-9R: The first nine-layer polytype with the layered double hydroxide structure-type

Date

2012

Authors

Mills, S J
Christy, Andrew
Kampf, Anthony R
Housley, R M
Favreau, G
Boulliard, J.-C.
Bourgoin, V

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Mineralogical Society (UK)

Abstract

Zincalstibite-9R, a new polytype in the hydrotalcite supergroup is reported from the Monte Avanza mine, Italy. It occurs as pale blue curved disc-like tablets flattened on {001} intergrown to form rosettes typically less than 50 μm in diameter, with cyan

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Keywords: cualstibite; Hydrotalcites; Layered double hydroxides; LDH; Monte Avanza; Polytypes; zincalstibite; Crystal structure; Refractive index; Zinc; Aluminum; crystal structure; crystallography; hydrotalcite; hydroxide; refractive index; Italy crystal structure; cualstibite; hydrotalcite; layered double hydroxide; LDH; Monte Avanza; polytype; zincalstibite

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Mineralogical Magazine

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1180/minmag.2012.076.5.01

Restricted until

2037-12-31