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|System:||Monoclinic||Colour:||Pale pink, colourless|
A substance of anthropogenic origin (burning coal mine dump). Current IMA regulations do not allow such substances to be approved as valid mineral species.
Possibly identical with kumtyubeite.
Classification of Kutyukhinite
|IMA status:||Published without Approval|
|Explanation of status:||Anthropogenic origin.|
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Physical Properties of Kutyukhinite
|Colour:||Pale pink, colourless|
Crystallography of Kutyukhinite
Chemical Properties of Kutyukhinite
|Simplified for copy/paste:||2Ca2(SiO4)·CaF2|
|Essential elements:||Ca, F, O, Si|
|All elements listed in formula:||Ca, F, O, Si|
|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 Kutyukhinite
Cesnokov, B., Kotrly, M. and Nisanbajev, T. (1998): Brennende Abraumhalden und Aufschlüsse im Tscheljabinsker Kohlenbecken - eine reiche Mineralienküche. Mineralien-Welt, 9 (3), 54-63 (in German).
Internet Links for Kutyukhinite
Localities for Kutyukhinite
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(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.