Journal of


  (Formerly Journal of the Czech Geological Society)

< previous | issue |       
Received: 23 February, 2017
Accepted: 17 May, 2017
Online: 7 June 2017
H. Editor: F. Laufek
  full text (PDF, 3.24 MB)
Export to RIS
Export to BibTeX
Export to Mendeley

Original paper

Jiří Hybler, Jiří Sejkora

Polytypism of cronstedtite from Chyňava, Czech Republic

Journal of Geosciences, volume 62 (2017), issue 2, 137 - 146


  Abstract References Map Affiliations

Bailey SW (1969) Polytypism of trioctahedral 1:1 layer silicates. Clays Clay Miner 17: 355-371

Bailey SW (1988) Polytypism of 1:1 layer silicates. In: Bailey SW (ed) Hydrous Phyllosilicates (Exclusive of Micas). Mineralogical Society of America Reviews in Mineralogy 19, Washington, D.C., 9-27

Barber DJ (1981) Matrix phyllosilicates and associated minerals in C2M carbonaceous chondrites. Geochim Cosmochim Acta 45: 945-970

Browning LB, McSween HY JR, Zolensky ME (1996) Correlated alteration effects in CM carbonaceous chondrites. Geochim Cosmochim Acta 60: 2621-2633

Burbine TH, Burns RG (1994) Questions concerning the oxidation of the ferrous iron in carbonaceous chondrites. In: Abstracts of the 25th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, held in Houston, TX, 14-18 March 1994, pp 199-200

Damour MA (1860) Analyse de la cronstedtite, espèce minérale. Ann Chim Phys 58: 99-103 (in French)

Dornberger-Schiff K, Ďurovič S (1975a) OD-interpretation of kaolinite-type structure - I: symmetry of kaolinite packets and their stacking possibilities. Clays Clay Miner 23: 219-229

Dornberger-Schiff K, Ďurovič S (1975b) OD-interpretation of kaolinite-type structures - II: the regular polytypes (MDO-polytypes) and their derivation. Clays Clay Miner 23: 231-246

Ďurovič S (1981) OD-Charakter, Polytypie und Identifikation von Schichtsilikaten. Fortschr Mineral 59: 191-226 (in German)

Ďurovič S (1997) Cronstedtite-1M and coexistence of 1M and 3T polytypes. Ceramics-Silikáty 41: 98-104

Ďurovič S (2004) Layer stacking in general polytypic structures. In: Prince E (ed) International Tables for Crystallography, Vol. C, Section 9.2.2. 3rd ed., Kluwer, Dordrecht, pp 760-773

Dyl KA, Manning CE, Young ED (2010) The implication of the cronstedtite in water-rich planetesimals and asteroids. In: Astrobiology Science Conference 2010, League City, Texas, Abstract #5627

Ferraris G, Makovicky E, Merlino S (2008) Crystallography of Modular Materials. Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp 1-370

Fiala F (1951) Diabase and weilburgite rocks of the Lower Ordovician at Chyňava. Sbor Nár Musea v Praze ř B Přír Vědy VII B: 1-42

Fiala F, Kouřimský J (1980) Cronstedtite from Chyňava, ČSSR. Sbor Nár Musea v Praze 36 B: 35-42

Geiger CA, Henry DL, Bailey SW, Maj JJ (1983) Crystal structure of cronstedtite-2H2. Clays Clay Miner 31: 97-108

Gole MJ (1980a) Low-temperature retrograde minerals in metamorphosed Archean banded iron-formations, Western Australia. Canad Mineral 18: 205-214

Gole MJ (1980b) Mineralogy and petrology of very-low metamorphic grade Archean banded iron-formations, Weld Range, Western Australia. Amer Miner 65: 8-25

Hybler J (1998) Polytypism of cronstedtite from Chvaletice and Litošice. Ceramics - Silikáty 42: 130-131

Hybler J, Petříček V, Ďurovič S, Smrčok L (2000) Refinement of the crystal structure of cronstedtite-1T. Clays Clay Miner 48: 331-338

Hybler J, Petříček V, Fábry J, Ďurovič S (2002) Refinement of the crystal structure of cronstedtite-2H2. Clays Clay Miner 50: 601-613

Hybler J, Sejkora J, Venclík V (2016) Polytypism of cronstedtite from Pohled, Czech Republic. Eur J Mineral 28: 765-775

Hybler J, Števko M, Sejkora J (2017) Polytypism of cronstedtite from Nižná Slaná, Slovakia. Eur J Mineral 29: 91-99

Janovský JV (1875) Zur Kenntnis des Cronstedtits von Příbram. J Prakt Chem 11: 378-385 (in German)

Kirschbaum K, Martin A, Pinkerton AA (1997) λ/2 contamination in charge-coupled-device area-detector data. J Appl Cryst 30: 514-516

Kogure T, Hybler J, Ďurovič S (2001) A HRTEM study of cronstedtite: determination of polytypes and layer polarity in trioctahedral 1:1 phyllosilicates. Clays Clay Miner 49: 310-317

Kogure T, Hybler J, Yoshida H (2002) Coexistence of two polytypic groups in cronstedtite from Lostwithiel, England. Clays Clay Miner 50: 504-513

Lauretta DS, Hua X, Buseck PR (2000) Mineralogy of fine-grained rims in the ALH 81002 CM chondrite. Geochim Cosmochim Acta 64: 3263-3273

López García JA, Manteca JI, Prieto, AC, Calvo B (1992) The first occurrence of cronstedtite in Spain. Structural characterisation. Bol Soc Esp Mineral 15-1: 21-25 (in Spanish)

Mikloš D (1975) Symmetry and Polytypism of Trioctahedral Kaolin-Type Minerals. Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, pp 1-144 (in Slovak)

Měska G, Prantl F, Fiala F (1945) Questionnaire of drilling - Chyňava. Geologische Anstalt für Böhmen und Mähren. (Stored in Czech Gelogical Survey - GEOFOND Prague, Surv. Report V011162, in Czech and German)

Müller WF, Kurat G, Kracher A (1979) Chemical and crystallographical study of cronstedtite in the matrix of the Cochabamba (CM2) carbonaceous chondrite. Tschermaks Mineral Petrogr Mitt 26: 293-304

Novák F, Hoffman V (1956) Occurrence of new minerals in the ore district of the northern part of the Iron Mts. Rozpr ČSAV Ř Mat Přír Věd 66: 31-48 (in Czech with an English abstract)

Novák F, Jansa J (1965) Paragenesis of minerals with helvine from the Chvaletice deposit. Čas Mineral Geol 10: 75-79 (in Czech)

Novák F, Vtělenský J, Losert J, Kupka F, Valcha Z (1957) Orthochamosite from ore veins in Kaňk near Kutná Hora, a new specific mineral. In: Sborník k osmdesátinám akademika F. Slavíka. Naklatelství ČSAV, Prague, pp 315-343 (in Czech)

Pignatelli I, Mugnaioli E, Hybler J, Mosser-Ruck R, Cathelineau M, Michau N (2013) A multi-technique characterisation of cronstedtite synthetized by iron-clay interaction in a step by step cooling procedure. Clays Clay Miner 61: 277-289

Pouchou JL, Pichoir F (1985) “PAP” (φρZ) procedure for improved quantitative microanalysis. In: Armstrong JT (ed) Microbeam Analysis. San Francisco Press, San Francisco, pp 104-106

Rigaku Oxford Diffraction (2015) CrysAlis Pro, Data collection and data reduction GUI. Version 171.38.41q

Schulte M, Schock E (2004) Coupled organic synthesis and mineral alteration on the meteorite parent bodies. Meteorit Planet Sci 39: 1577-1590

Steadman R (1964) The structure of trioctahedral kaolin-type silicates. Acta Cryst 17: 924-927

Steadman R, Nuttall PM (1964) Further polymorphism in cronstedtite. Acta Cryst 17: 404-406

Steinmann JJ (1820) Chemische Untersuchung des Cronstedtit’s, eines neuen Fossils von Příbram in Böhmen. Gottlieb Haase, Prague, pp 1-47 (in German)

Steinmann JJ (1821) Chemische Untersuchung des Cronstedtit’s, eines neuen Fossils von Pribram in Böhmen. J Chem Phys 32: 69-100 (in German)

Varček C, Vasconselos JM, Petrová R, Fejdi P (1990) Cronstedtite (Fe2+2 Fe3+)(SiFe3+O5)(OH)4, from Klement vein, Rožňava. Miner Slov 22: 565-567 (in Slovak)

Vrba K (1886) Vorläufige Notiz über den Cronstedtit von Kuttenberg. Sitz-Ber Kgl Böhm Gessel Wiss 3: 13-19 (in German)

Wahle MW, Bujnowski TJ, Guggenheim S, Kogure T (2010) Guidottiite, the Mn-analogue of cronstedtite: a new serpentine-group mineral from South Africa. Clays Clay Miner 58: 364-376

Weiss Z, Kužvart M (2005) Clay Minerals, Their Nanostructure and Use. Karolinum, Charles University publishing house, Prague, pp 1-281 (in Czech)

Zega TJ, Buseck PR (2003) Fine-grained-rim mineralogy of the Cold Bokkeveld CM chondrite. Geochim Cosmochim Acta 67: 1711-1721

Journal of Geosciences, Published by © Czech Geological Society, with support from the Czech Geological Survey.
Webdesign inspired by aTeo. Hosted at the server of the Institute of Petrology and Structural Geology, Charles University, Prague.
ISSN: 1803-1943 (online), 1802-6222 (print)
email: jgeosci(at)
cover_rotated.gif, 15kB

SNIP (Scopus, 2015): 0.700

IF (ISI, 2015): 1.326

Policy: Open Access

ISSN: 1802-6222

E-ISSN: 1803-1943