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About VladykiniteHide

Crystal System:
In honour of Russian mineralogist and geochemist from Irkutsk - Nikolay Vasil'evich Vladykin (1944 -).
Structurally related to members of the nordite group.

Classification of VladykiniteHide

Approval Year:

Chemical Properties of VladykiniteHide

IMA Formula:

Crystallography of VladykiniteHide

Crystal System:
Class (H-M):
2/m - Prismatic
Space Group:
P1 21/c 1
Cell Parameters:
a = 5.2138(1) Å, b = 7.9143(2) Å, c = 26.0888(7) Å
β = 90.3556(7)°
a:b:c = 0.659 : 1 : 3.296
Unit Cell V:
1,076.50 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Pseudo-orthorhombic metrics.

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:
4.290 (30)
3.612 (58)
3.339 (30)
3.146 (37)
2.957 (100)
2.826 (100)
2.604 (28)
2.470 (32)

Type Occurrence of VladykiniteHide

Synonyms of VladykiniteHide

Other Language Names for VladykiniteHide

Relationship of Vladykinite to other SpeciesHide

Structurally related to group(s):

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Eudialyte2 photos of Vladykinite associated with Eudialyte on mindat.org.
Kalsilite2 photos of Vladykinite associated with Kalsilite on mindat.org.
Lamprophyllite1 photo of Vladykinite associated with Lamprophyllite on mindat.org.
Aegirine1 photo of Vladykinite associated with Aegirine on mindat.org.

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 VladykiniteHide

Reference List:
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Chakhmouradian, A.R., Cooper, M.A., Ball, N., Medici, L., Abdu, Y. and Antonov, A.A. (2011) Vladykinite, IMA 2011-052. CNMNC Newsletter No. 10, October 2011, page 2561.

Internet Links for VladykiniteHide

Localities for VladykiniteHide

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.
Russia (TL)
  • Irkutsk Oblast
Chakhmouradian, A.R., Cooper, M.A., Ball, N., Medici, L., Abdu, Y. and Antonov, A.A. (2011) Vladykinite, IMA 2011-052. CNMNC Newsletter No. 10, October 2011, page 2561.
  • Sakha Republic (Yakutia)
    • Aldan Shield
      • Chara and Tokko Rivers Confluence
        • Murunskii Massif
          • Ditmar stream
N.V. Vladykin & P.M. Kartashov data
Mineral and/or Locality  
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