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Mayenite Supergroup

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About Mayenite SupergroupHide

Revised in 2013 (IMA 13-C); as a consequence, the mineral brearleyite has been discredited as being the same as chlormayenite; mayenite has been redefined and renamed chlormayenite; kyuygenite has been renamed chlorkyuygenite.


Classification of Mayenite SupergroupHide

Notes:
IMA Approved Group Name

Other Language Names for Mayenite SupergroupHide

Simplified Chinese:钙铝石族
Traditional Chinese:鈣鋁石族

Relationship of Mayenite Supergroup to other SpeciesHide

Group Members:
Chlorkyuygenite Ca12Al14O32[(H2O)4Cl2]Iso. 4 3m
Chlormayenite Ca12Al14O32[◻4Cl2]Iso. 4 3m : I4 3d
Fluorkyuygenite Ca12Al14O32[(H2O)4F2]Iso. 4 3m : I4 3d
Fluormayenite Ca12Al14O32F2Iso. 4 3m : I4 3d

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 Mayenite SupergroupHide

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Galuskin, E. V., Gfeller, F., Galuskina, I. O., Armbruster, T., Bailau, R., & Sharygin, V. V. (2015): Mayenite supergroup, part I: Recommended nomenclature. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27(1), 99-111.
Galuskin, E.V., Galuskina, I.O., Kusz, J., Gfeller, F., Armbruster, T., Bailau, R., Dulski, M., Gazeev, V.M., Pertsev, N.N., Zadov, A.E., Dzieržanowski, P. (2015): Mayenite supergroup, part II: Chlorkyuygenite from Upper Chegem, northern Caucasus Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia, a new microporous mayenite supergroup mineral with “zeolitic” H2O. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 113-122.
Galuskin, E.V., Gfeller, F., Armbruster, T., Sharygin, V.V., Galuskina, I.O., Krivovichev, S.V., Vapnik, Y., Murashko, M., Dzierżanowski, P., Wirth, R. (2015): Mayenite supergroup, part III: Fluormayenite, Ca12Al14O32[□4F2], and fluorkyuygenite, Ca12Al14O32[(H2O)4F2], two new minerals from pyrometamorphic rocks of the Hatrurim Complex, South Levant. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 123-136.
Gfeller, F., Środek, D., Kusz, J., Dulski, M., Gazeev, V.M., Galuskina, I.O., Galuskin, E.V., Armbruster, T. (2015): Mayenite supergroup, part IV: Crystal structure and Raman investigation of Al-free eltyubyuite from the Shadil-Khokh volcano, Kel’ Plateau, Southern Ossetia, Russia. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 137-143.

Internet Links for Mayenite SupergroupHide

Localities for Mayenite SupergroupHide

ⓘ - 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.
Austria
 
  • Styria
    • Bad Radkersburg
      • Klöch
[Chlormayenite] R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Czech Republic
 
  • South Moravia Region
    • Oslavany
[Chlormayenite] Hršelová, P., Cempírek, J., Houzar, S., Sejkora, J. (2013): S,F,Cl-rich mineral assemblages from burned spoil heaps in the Rosice-Oslavany coalfield, Czech Republic. Can. Mineral.: 51(1): 171-188
Germany
 
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Mayen-Koblenz
      • Mayen
        • Ettringen
          • Bellerberg volcano
[Chlormayenite] Hentschel, G. (1978): Seltene Minerale in Calcium-reichen Auswürflingen vom Bellerberg bei Mayen/Eifel, Aufschluß 29, 77-83; EMPA data, Sharygin V.V. (personally collected); Galuskin, E.V.; Kusz, J.; Armbruster, T.; Bailau, R.; Galuskina, I.O.; Ternes, B.; Murashko, M. (2012): A reinvestigation of mayenite from the type locality, the Ettringer Bellerberg volcano near Mayen, Eifel district, Germany. Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 707-716.
            • Southern lava flow
[Chlormayenite] Hentschel, G. (1964): Mayenit, 12CaO . 7 Al2O3, und Brownmillerit, 2CaO.(Al,Fe)2O3, zwei neue Minerale in den Kalksteineinschlüssen der Lava des Ettringer Bellerberges, Neues Jahrbuch Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 22-29
[Chlormayenite] Hentschel, G. (1964): Mayenit, 12CaO . 7 Al2O3, und Brownmillerit, 2CaO.(Al,Fe)2O3, zwei neue Minerale in den Kalksteineinschlüssen der Lava des Ettringer Bellerberges, Neues Jahrbuch Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 22-29
[Chlormayenite] Rüdinger, B.; Tillmanns, E. Hentschel, G. (1993): Bellbergite – a New Mineral with the Zeolite Structure Type EAB, Mineralogy and Petrology 48, 147-152; in the collection of Christof Schäfer
    • Vulkaneifel
      • Daun
        • Üdersdorf
[Chlormayenite] Schüller, W., Betz, V., Die Mineralien vom Emmelberg, Lapis 12/1986
Israel
 
  • Negev
[Chlormayenite] Gross, S. (1977): The Mineralogy of the Hatrurim Formation, Israel. Geological Survey of Israel, Bulletin no. 70, 80 pp.
[Chlormayenite] Shulamit Gross (1977) The mineralogy of the Hatrurim Formation, Israel. Geol. Surv. of Israel, Bull. # 70.; Sharygin, V.V., Sokol, E.V. & Vapnik, Ye. (2008): Minerals of the pseudobinary perovskite-brownmillerite series from combustion metamorphic larnite rocks of the Hatrurim Formation (Israel). Russian Geology and Geophysics 49, 709-726.
  • Tel Aviv District
[Chlormayenite] Shulamit Gross (1977) The mineralogy of the Hatrurim Formation, Israel. Geol. Surv. of Israel, Bull. No. 70.
Jordan
 
  • Amman
    • Hashem region
      • Lisdan-Siwaga Fault
        • Siwaga
[Chlormayenite] Sokol, E. V., Kokh, S. N., Khoury, H. N., Seryotkin, Y. V., & Goryainov, S. V. (2016). Long-term immobilisation of Cd 2+ at the Tulul Al Hammam natural analogue site, central Jordan. Applied Geochemistry, 70, 43-60.
Northwest Africa Meteorites
 
[Chlormayenite] Ma, C., Kampf, A.R., Connolly, H.C. Jr., Beckett, J.R., Rossman, G.R., Sweeney Smith, A.A., Schrader, D.L. (2011) Krotite: a new refractory mineral from the NWA 1934 meteorite. American Mineralogist, 96, 709-715; Ma, C., Connolly, Jr., H.C., Beckett, J.R., Rossman, G.R., Kampf, A.R., Zega, T.J., Tschauner, O., Sweeney Smith, S.A. and Schrader, D.L. (2010) Brearleyite, IMA 2010-062. CNMNC Newsletter No. 7, February 2010, page 31; Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 27-31. [as brearleyite, later discredited]
Palestine
 
  • West Bank
    • Hatrurim Formation
[Fluormayenite] Galuskin, E.V., Gfeller, F., Armbruster, T., Galuskina, I.O., Vapnik, Y., Murashko, M. and Dzierz˙anowski, P. (2013) Fluormayenite, IMA 2013-019. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2705; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709.; Galuskin, E.V., Gfeller, F., Armbruster, T., Sharygin, V.V., Galuskina, I.O., Krivovichev, S.V., Vapnik, Y., Murashko, M., Dzierżanowski, P., Wirth, R. (2015): Mayenite supergroup, part III: Fluormayenite, Ca12Al14O32[□4F2], and fluorkyuygenite, Ca12Al14O32[(H2O)4F2], two new minerals from pyrometamorphic rocks of the Hatrurim Complex, South Levant. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 123-136.
[Chlormayenite] Shulamit Gross (1977) The mineralogy of the Hatrurim Formation, Israel. Geol. Surv. of Israel, bull. # 70.
[Chlormayenite] Shulamit Gross (1977) The mineralogy of the Hatrurim Formation, Israel. Geol. Surv. of Israel, Bull. no. 70.
Poland
 
  • Upper Silesia (Śląskie)
    • Upper Silesian Coal Basin
      • Katowice area
        • Siemianowice Śląskie
[Chlormayenite] Kruszewski, Ł. (2018)(?): Geochemical Behavior of Trace Elements in Upper and Lower Silesian Basin Coal-Fire Gob Piles, Poland. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction)
Russia
 
  • Kabardino-Balkaria
    • Baksan Valley
[Chlorkyuygenite] Galuskin, E.V., Galuskina, I.O., Kusz, J., Armbruster, T., Bailau, R., Dulski, M., Gazeev, V.M., Pertsev, N.N., Zadov, A.E. and Dzierz˙anowski, P. (2013) Kyuygenite, IMA 2012-046. CNMNC Newsletter No. 15, February 2013, page 2; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 1-12.; Galuskin, E.V., Galuskina, I.O., Kusz, J., Gfeller, F., Armbruster, T., Bailau, R., Dulski, M., Gazeev, V.M., Pertsev, N.N., Zadov, A.E., Dzieržanowski, P. (2015): Mayenite supergroup, part II: Chlorkyuygenite from Upper Chegem, northern Caucasus Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia, a new microporous mayenite supergroup mineral with “zeolitic” H2O. European Journal of Mineralogy. 27, 113-122
        • Lakargi Mt.
[Chlorkyuygenite] Galuskin, E.V., Galuskina, I.O., Kusz, J., Gfeller, F., Armbruster, T., Bailau, R., Dulski, M., Gazeev, V.M., Pertsev, N.N., Zadov, A.E., Dzieržanowski, P. (2015): Mayenite supergroup, part II: Chlorkyuygenite from Upper Chegem, northern Caucasus Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia, a new microporous mayenite supergroup mineral with “zeolitic” H2O. European Journal of Mineralogy. 27, 113-122
  • Urals Region
    • Southern Urals
      • Chelyabinsk Oblast
[Chlormayenite] Chesnokov, B. V. (1993): Mayenite from the Chelyabinsk coal basin (the first occurrence in Russia). Doklady Akademii Nauk 331, 597-598 (in Russian).; Cesnokov, B., M. Kotrly, and T. Nisanbajev (1998): Brennende Abraumhalden und Aufschlüsse im Tscheljabinsker Kohlenbecken - eine reiche Mineralienküche. Mineralien-Welt, 9 (3), 54-63 (in German).
[Chlormayenite] Zateeva, S. N., Sokol, E. V., & Sharygin, V. V. (2007). Specificity of pyrometamorphic minerals of the ellestadite group. Geology of Ore Deposits, 49(8), 792-805.
[Chlormayenite] Cesnokov, B., M. Kotrly, and T. Nisanbajev (1998): Brennende Abraumhalden und Aufschlüsse im Tscheljabinsker Kohlenbecken - eine reiche Mineralienküche. Mineralien-Welt, 9 (3), 54-63 (in German).
[Chlormayenite] Cesnokov, B., M. Kotrly, and T. Nisanbajev (1998): Brennende Abraumhalden und Aufschlüsse im Tscheljabinsker Kohlenbecken - eine reiche Mineralienküche. Mineralien-Welt, 9 (3), 54-63 (in German).
Ukraine
 
  • Donetsk (Donets'k) Oblast
    • Donetsk
      • Kalinin coal mine
[Chlormayenite] Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
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