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About HydroromarchiteHide

Crystal System:
This page provides mineralogical data about Hydroromarchite.

Classification of HydroromarchiteHide


4 : OXIDES (Hydroxides, V[5,6] vanadates, arsenites, antimonites, bismuthites, sulfites, selenites, tellurites, iodates)
F : Hydroxides (without V or U)
F : Hydroxides with OH, without H2O; various polyhedra

4 : Miscellaneous

Chemical Properties of HydroromarchiteHide

IMA Formula:

Crystallography of HydroromarchiteHide

Crystal System:
Cell Parameters:
a = 7.98 Å, c = 9.17 Å
a:c = 1 : 1.149
Unit Cell V:
583.95 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

Type Occurrence of HydroromarchiteHide

Synonyms of HydroromarchiteHide

Other Language Names for HydroromarchiteHide

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
1 photo of Hydroromarchite associated with SpertiniiteCu(OH)2
1 photo of Hydroromarchite associated with HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2

Other InformationHide

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 HydroromarchiteHide

Reference List:
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ORGAN, R.M. & MANDARINO, J.A. (1971): Romarchite and hydroromarchite, two new stannous minerals. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 916 (abstr.).
HOWIE, R.A. & MOSER, W. (1973): Crystal data and formula for hydrous tin(II) oxide: a note. American Mineralogist 58, 552.
Acta Crystallographica (1996): 52: 286-288.
H. Reuter, D. Schröder (2010): Low temperature, single crystal X-ray data of synthetic hydroromarchite, Sn6O4(OH)4. 26th European Crystallographic Meeting 29 August- 2 September 2010, Darmstadt, Germany, Abstract, 2010, MS16-P47.

Internet Links for HydroromarchiteHide

Localities for HydroromarchiteHide

This 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.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Canada (TL)
  • Ontario
    • Kenora District
      • Winnipeg River
ORGAN, R.M. & MANDARINO, J.A. (1971): Romarchite and hydroromarchite, two new stannous minerals. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 916 (abstr.).
  • Emilia-Romagna
    • Parma Province
      • Berceto
        • Corchia mine
Canadian Mineralogist 43:935-950 (2005)
  • Kingston Parish
Dunkle, S. E. (2002): Romarchite and Other Corrosion Phases on Metal Artifacts from the Queen Anne’s Revenge (1718). Thesis submitted to the Faculty of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Geological Sciences
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2005)
  • Sverdlovsk Oblast
    • Ivdel
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data of 2017
  • North Carolina
    • Carteret Co.
      • Beaufort
Canadian Mineralogist 41:659-669
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