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Thomsonite

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Synonym of:Thomsonite-Ca, Thomsonite-Sr


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Classification of Thomsonite

Dana 8th edition ID:77.1.5.9

77 : TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
1 : Zeolite group - True zeolites
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Other Names for Thomsonite

Synonyms:
Thomsonite Subgroup
Other Languages:
Simplified Chinese:杆沸石
Traditional Chinese:桿沸石

Other Information

Health Warning:No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for Thomsonite

Reference List:

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Wise, W. S. & Tschernich, R. W. (1978): Habit, crystal forms and composition of thomsonite. Can. Mineral. 16, 487-493.

Lee, Y., J.A. Hriljac, A. Studer & T. Vogt (2004): Anisotropic compression of edingtonite and thomsonite to 6 GPa at room temperature: Physics and Chemistry of Minerals: 31: 22-27.

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