hydrobasaluminite

hydrobasaluminite

[¦hī·drō¦bas·ə′lüm·ə‚nīt]
(mineralogy)
Al4(SO4)(OH)10·36H2O Mineral composed of a hydrous sulfate and hydroxide of aluminum.
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hydrobasaluminite [[Al.sub.4][(OH).sub.10] S[O.sub.4].15[H.sub.2]O]) and Fe (e.g.
Among them are hydrobasaluminite and basaluminite [[Al.sub.4][(OH).sub.10]S[O.sub.4].4[H.sub.2]O] (the most common), together with zaherite [[Al.sub.12][(OH).sub.26][(S[O.sub.4]).sub.5.]20[H.sub.2]O] and aluminite [[Al.sub.2][(OH).sub.4](S[O.sub.4].7[H.sub.2]O].
(1998) Hydrobasaluminite and aluminite in caves of the Guadalupe Mountains, New Mexico.