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After the type locality, the Surkhob River Basin, Tadjikistan.
A synonym of Perraultite
Discredited by IMA in 2020 showed to be identical with perraultite (cfr. Sololova et al. (2019).

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Eskova, E.M., Dusmatov, V.D., Rastsvetaeva, R.K., Chukanov, N.V., Voronkov, A.A. (2003) Surkhobite (Ca, Na)(Ba, K)(Fe2+, Mn)4Ti2(Si4O14)O2(F, OH, O)3, the new mineral (the Alai Ridge, Tadjikistan). Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 132(2): 60-67.
Pekov, I.V. (2007) New minerals from former Soviet Union countries, 1998-2006: Discredited mineral names. Mineralogical Almanac: 11: 55-55.
Rastsvetaeva, R.K., Eskova, E.M., Dusmatov, V.D., Chukanov, N.V., Schneider, F. (2008) Surkhobite: revalidation and redefinition with the new formula, (Ba,K)2CaNa(Mn,Fe2+,Fe3+)8Ti4(Si2O7)4O4(F,OH,O)6. European Journal of Mineralogy: 20: 289-295.
Rozenberg, K.A., Rastsvetaeva, R.K., Verin, I.A. (2003) Crystal structure of surkhobite - new mineral from the family of titanosilicate mica. Crystallography Reports: 48: 384-389.
Rastsvetaeva, R.K.., Chukanov,N.V., & Rozenberg, K.A.(2008) Crystal structure of jinshajiangite from the NorraK ̈arr Complex (Sweden). Crystallography Reports, 53:553–556.
Kristiansen, R. (2013) Surkhobitt fra Bratthagen i Lågendalen. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrifter, 50, 89-92.
Sokolova, E., Hawthorne, F. C., Cámara, F., Della Ventura, G., & Uvarova, Y. A. (2019). From structure topology to chemical composition. XXVII. Revision of the crystal chemistry of the perraultite-type minerals of the seidozerite supergroup: Jinshajiangite, surkhobite, and bobshannonite. The Canadian Mineralogist, 58(1), 19–43. doi:10.3749/canmin.1900070
CNMNC Newsletter No. 55

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