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A subgroup of the Zeolite Group.
Note that tetranatrolite is currently considered identical with gonnardite.
Classification of Natrolite Subgroup
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Relationship of Natrolite Subgroup to other Species
|Member of:||Zeolite Group|
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|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 Natrolite Subgroup
Ross, M., Flohr, M.J.K., and Ross, D.R. (1992) Crystalline solution series and order-disorder within the natrolite mineral group. American Mineralogist 77: 685-703.
Alberti, A., Cruciani, G. and Dauru, I. (1995) Order-disorder in natrolite-group minerals. European Journal of Mineralogy: 7: 501-508.
Lee, Y., Vogt, T., Hriljac, J.A., Parise, JB., and Artioli, G. (2002), Pressure-induced volume expansion of zeolites in the natrolite family. Journal of the American Chemical Society: 124: 5466-5475.
Paukov, I.E., Moroz, N.K., Kovalevskaya, Y.A., and Belitsky, I.A. (2002) Low-temperature thermodynamic properties of disordered zeolites of the natrolite group. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals: 29: 300-306.
Lee, Yongjae, Hriljac, Joseph A., Parise, John B., and Vogt, Thomas (2006) Pressure-induced hydration in zeolite tetranatrolite. American Mineralogist: 91: 247-251.
Internet Links for Natrolite Subgroup
Localities for Natrolite Subgroup
The map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.
(TL) indicates type locality. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.