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Aluminobarroisite

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Formula:
☐{CaNa}{Mg
 
3
Al
 
2
}(AlSi
 
7
O
 
22
)(OH)
 
2
System:MonoclinicColour:Green, blue
Hardness:5 - 6
Synonym of:Barroisite



The 2012 amphibole nomenclature has redefined the minerals in the barroisite-group. Aluminobarroisite has been discredited and the specimens analysed to be alumino-barroisites pre-2012 is now considered barroisites.

References for Aluminobarroisite

Reference List:

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Frank C. Hawthorne, Roberta Oberti, George E. Harlow, Walter V. Maresch, Robert F. Martin, John C. Schumacer, Mark D. Welch (2012): Nomenclature of the amphibole supergroup, American Mineralogist, Volume 97, pages 2031–2048

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