zeunerite

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English[edit]

Zeunerite

Etymology[edit]

After German physicist Gustav Anton Zeuner (1828-1907) in 1872.[1]

Noun[edit]

zeunerite (plural zeunerites)

  1. (mineralogy) A mineral with tetragonal crystals, of the autunite group, Cu2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2·4H2O.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Richard V. Gaines, H. Catherine W. Skinner, Eugene E. Foord, Brian Mason, and Abraham Rosenzweig: Dana's new mineralogy, John Wiley & Sons, 1997.