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Vigrishinite

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Victor Grigor'evich Grishin on pegmatite #71 on Malyi Punkaruaiv Mt.
Formula:
Zn2Ti2-x[Ti2(Si2O7)2](OH,H2O,☐)8 (x < 1)
System:
Triclinic
Name:
Named for Victor. G. Grishin (31 October 1953 - ) - systematic collector from Revda city.
Heterophyllosilicate of the bafertisite meroplesiotype series

Classification of Vigrishinite

Approved 2011
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First Recorded Occurrence of Vigrishinite

Place of Conservation of First Recorded Material:
Fersman Mineralogical Museum of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow,Russia, registration number 4156/1

Crystallography of Vigrishinite

Crystal System:
Triclinic
Class (H-M):
1 - Pinacoidal
Space Group:
P1
Cell Parameters:
a = 8.743(9) Å, b = 8.698(9) Å, c = 11.581(11) Å
α = 91.54(8)°, β = 98.29(8)°, γ = 105.65(8)°
Ratio:
a:b:c = 1.005 : 1 : 1.331
X-Ray Powder Diffraction Data:
d-spacingIntensity
11.7(67)
8.27(50)
7.37(27)
6.94(43)
5.73(54)
4.17(65)
2.861(100)
2.609(30)

Chemical Properties of Vigrishinite

Formula:
Zn2Ti2-x[Ti2(Si2O7)2](OH,H2O,☐)8 (x < 1)
Essential elements:
All elements listed in formula:

Other Names for Vigrishinite

Name in Other Languages:

Other Information

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

References for Vigrishinite

Reference List:
Pekov, I.V., Britvin, S.N.,Zubkova, N.V., Chukanov, N.V., Bryzgalov, A.A., Lykova, I.S., Belakovskiy, D.I. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2011): Vigrishinite, IMA 2011-073. CNMNC Newsletter No. 11, December 2011, page 2892; Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 2887-2893

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Localities for Vigrishinite

(TL) indicates type locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? 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.
Russia
 
  • Northern Region
    • Murmanskaja Oblast'
      • Kola Peninsula
        • Lovozero Massif
Pekov, I.V., Lykova, I.S., Chukanov, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Zolotarev, A.A., Jr., Zubkova, N.V. (2014): Zvyaginite NaZnNb2Ti[Si2O7]2O(OH,F)3(H2O) 4+x(х<1) a new mineral of epistolite group from Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). Zapiski RMO, 143, 45-63.
Pekov, I.V., Britvin, S.N.,Zubkova, N.V., Chukanov, N.V., Bryzgalov, A.A., Lykova, I.S., Belakovskiy, D.I. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2011): Vigrishinite, IMA 2011-073. CNMNC Newsletter No. 11, December 2011, page 2892; Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 2887-2893
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