Calcite Photos  
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Roger Weller, geology instructor    copyright 2011-R.Weller

model of calcite molecular structure-3
Calcite cleavage occurs parallel to the wide, open zones between planes of atoms.

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Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.

This molecular model is available from the Klinger Company