Database of Zeolite Structures
 

Framework Type -CLO
Type Material
  Material Name: Cloverite    
 
Chemical Formula:
 
|(C7H14N+)24|8 [F24 Ga96P96 O372(OH)24]8--CLO
C7H13N = quinuclidine
 
   
Unit Cell:
 
cubic

 F m -3 c (# 226)
    a = 51.7120Å b = 51.7120Å c = 51.7120Å  
    α = 90.000 ° β = 90.000° γ = 90.000°  
(Relationship to unit cell of Framework Type: a' = 2a)
   
Framework density:
 
11.1 T/1000 Å3
 
 
Channels:
 
<100> 20 13.2 x 3.5 *** | <100> 8 3.8 x 3.8*** (3-dimensional)
   
References:
    Estermann, M., McCusker, L.B., Baerlocher, Ch., Merrouche, A. and Kessler, H.
   "A synthetic gallophosphate molecular sieve with a 20-tetrahedral-atom pore opening"
   Nature, 352, 320-323 (1991)
 
 
Name and Code derivation:
    Four-leafed clover shaped pore opening
  Cloverite
  -CLO
Limiting Rings
 
20-ring viewed along <100>

8-ring viewed along <100>