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New structure type. First natural lead-bearing nitrate. Second Al-bearing nitrate after sveite.

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Classification of LislkirchneriteHide

Approved, Pending publication
Approval Year:

Chemical Properties of LislkirchneriteHide

Pb6Al(OH)8Cl2(NO3)5 · 2H2O

Crystallography of LislkirchneriteHide

Crystal System:
Class (H-M):
2/m - Prismatic
Cell Parameters:
a = 10.7834(6) Å, b = 9.0584(5) Å, c = 13.6178(9) Å
β = 102.28(2)°
a:b:c = 1.19 : 1 : 1.503
Unit Cell V:
1,299.76 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)
Space group P21/n.

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:
7.490 Å(50)
6.479 Å(100)
5.256 Å(60)
4.601 Å(50)
3.455 Å(40)
3.395 Å(80)
2.916 Å(40)
2.716 Å(40)

Type Occurrence of LislkirchneriteHide

Place of Conservation of Type Material:
Type material is deposited in the mineralogical collections of the Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien, Austria, catalogue number N 9835.

Synonyms of LislkirchneriteHide

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 LislkirchneriteHide

Reference List:
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Effenberger, H., Lengauer, C.L., Libowitzky, E., Putz, H. and Topa, D. (2015) Lislkirchnerite, IMA 2015-064. CNMNC Newsletter No. 27, October 2015, page 1230; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1229–1236.

Internet Links for LislkirchneriteHide

Localities for LislkirchneriteHide

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.
  • Catamarca Province
    • Andalgalá Department
Effenberger, H., Lengauer, C.L., Libowitzky, E., Putz, H. & Topa, D. (2015): Pb6Al(OH)8Cl2(NO3)5·3H2O from the Capillitas deposit, Argentina. Poster, MinPet 2015, Leoben, Austria, September 10-13; abstract in Mitteilungen der Österreichischen Mineralogischen Gesellschaft 161, 31.
        • Nueva Esperanza vein
Effenberger, H., Lengauer, C.L., Libowitzky, E., Putz, H. and Topa, D. (2015) Lislkirchnerite, IMA 2015-064. CNMNC Newsletter No. 27, October 2015, page 1230; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1229–1236.
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