Polytypism in baumhauerite

Allan Pring, S. Graeser

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High-resolution TEM studies reveal the origin and nature of polytypism in baumhauerite. The polytypes are stacking variants of the basic baumhauerite structure and involve inversion of the Pb and As distribution about b and lead to multiplicity along a. A new polytype of baumhauerite is reported. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)302-307
Number of pages6
JournalAmerican Mineralogist
Issue number3-4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1994
Externally publishedYes


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