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Core CIF Dictionary version 2.3

_atom_site_type_symbol

Name

'_atom_site_type_symbol'

Category: atom_site

Data type: char

Must appear in a looped list containing '_atom_site_label'
Must match a value of '_atom_type_symbol'
May match a value of '_atom_site_aniso_type_symbol'

Examples:

Cu
Cu2+
dummy
Fe3+Ni2+
S-
H*
H(SDS)

Definition

    	
A code to identify the atom specie(s) occupying this site. This code must match a corresponding _atom_type_symbol. The specification of this code is optional if component 0 of the _atom_site_label is used for this purpose. See _atom_type_symbol.

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