Report of the Association Internationale Pour l'Étude des Argiles (Aipea) Nomenclature Committee for 1996

Stephen Guggenheim1, Andrea Alietti2, Victor A. Drits3, Milton L. L. Formoso4, Emilio Galán5, Heinrich M. Köster6, Hélène Paquet7, Takashi Watanabe8, Derek C. Bain9 and Wayne H. Hudnall10
1 Department of Geological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 W. Taylor St., Chicago, Illinois 60607
2 Institute di Mineralogia e Petrografia, Universita di Modena, Via S. Eufemia 19, 4110 Modena, Italy
3 Geological Institute of the Russian Academy of Science, Pyzhevsky Street 7, 109017 Moscow, Russia
4 9,500, Ave. Bento Gonçalves, Campus do Vale, Instit. of Geosciences, University Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil CEP-91540-000
5 Departamento de Cristallografia y Mineralogia, Facultad de Quimica, Apartado 553 Universidad, Sevilla, Spain
6 Karl-Böhm-Strasse 191, D—85598 Baldham, Germany
7 Centre de Sedimentologie et de Géochimie de la Surface, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, 1 rue Blessig, 67084 Strasbourg Cedex, France
8 Joetsu University of Education, Joetsu Niigata 943, Japan
9 Macauley Land Use Research Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen AB9 2QJ, Scotland, Great Britain
10 Agronomy Department, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803
Key Words: Commercial Mineral Names • Dickite • Kaolin • Kaolinite • Nacrite • Nomenclature • Polymorphism • Polytypism • Synthetic Mineral Names

Clays and Clay Minerals; April 1997 v. 45; no. 2; p. 298-300; DOI: 10.1346/CCMN.1997.0450219
© 1997, The Clay Minerals Society
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