The nomenclature system of the pyrochlore group minerals by Hogarth (1977) was the best solution that could have been found when it was published. The nomenclature system created by Atencio et al. (2010) constituted an attempt to organize the nomenclature of these minerals in the recent past. When the new nomenclature system was published, there were only seven completely described species, i.e. valid mineral species: oxycalciopyrochlore, hydropyrochlore, hydroxykenomicrolite, oxystannomicrolite, oxystibiomicrolite, hydroxycalcioroméite, and hydrokenoelsmoreite (Atencio et al. 2010). This system showed its importance by motivating the complete description of a great number of new mineral species, with several new...

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