Bis(tetraethylammonium) tetraiodozincate at 150 and 301 K

W T A Harrison, R A Howie, J Skakle, J L Wardell

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The refinements described here for (NEt4)[ZnI4] completely confirm the results previously obtained for the isostructural tetrabromocadmate at room temperature [Geselle & Fuess (1994). Acta Cryst. C50, 1582-1585]. Here again, isolated MX4 (M = Zn and X = I) tetrahedra are accompanied by two cations in a 'swastika' conformation and a third in a virtually planar trans conformation. One of the former cations is particularly disordered.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
JournalActa Crystallographica Section C, Crystal Structure Communications
Publication statusPublished - 2000


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