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About ArsenmarcobaldiiteHide

Crystal System:
Belongs to the jordanite homologous series. Probably the As2Sb2 analogue of marcobaldiite.

Classification of ArsenmarcobaldiiteHide

Approved, Pending publication
Approval Year:

Chemical Properties of ArsenmarcobaldiiteHide

IMA Formula:

Crystallography of ArsenmarcobaldiiteHide

Crystal System:
Class (H-M):
1 - Pinacoidal
Space Group:
Cell Parameters:
a = 8.9736(9) Å, b = 29.334(3) Å, c = 8.4925(10) Å
α = 98.369(6)°, β = 118.705(6)°, γ = 90.874(6)°
a:b:c = 0.306 : 1 : 0.29
Unit Cell V:
1,930.52 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

X-Ray Powder DiffractionHide

Powder Diffraction Data:

Type Occurrence of ArsenmarcobaldiiteHide

Place of Conservation of Type Material:
Mineralogical collections of the Museo di Storia Naturale, Università di Pisa, Via Roma 79, Calci (Pisa), Italy (catalogue number 19898)

Synonyms of ArsenmarcobaldiiteHide

Relationship of Arsenmarcobaldiite to other SpeciesHide

Other Members of this group:
GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23Mon. 2/m : P21/m
GratonitePb9As4S15Trig. 3m : R3m
JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23Mon. 2/m : P21/m
KirkiitePb10Bi3As3S19Mon. 2/m : P21/m
MarcobaldiitePb12(Sb3As2Bi)Σ6S21Tric. 1 : P1

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 ArsenmarcobaldiiteHide

Reference List:
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Biagioni, C., Merlino, S., Moëlo, Y., Pasero, M., Paar, W.H., Vezzoni, S., Zaccarini, F. (2016): Arsenmarcobaldiite, IMA 2016-045. CNMNC Newsletter No. 33, October 2016, page 1138; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 1135–1144.

Internet Links for ArsenmarcobaldiiteHide

Localities for ArsenmarcobaldiiteHide

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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.
Italy (TL)
  • Tuscany
    • Lucca Province
      • Stazzema
        • Sant'Anna di Stazzema
Biagioni, C., Merlino, S., Moëlo, Y., Pasero, M., Paar, W.H., Vezzoni, S., Zaccarini, F. (2016): Arsenmarcobaldiite, IMA 2016-045. CNMNC Newsletter No. 33, October 2016, page 1138; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 1135–1144
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