Chapter 3.2 Tables of the relations of the Wyckoff positions

Symmetry relations between space groups

Second Online Edition (2011)

Part 3. Relations between the Wyckoff positions

Published Online: 15 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1107/97809553602060000803

International Tables for Crystallography

International Tables for Crystallography

How to Cite

2011. Tables of the relations of the Wyckoff positions. International Tables for Crystallography. A1:3:3.2:473–760.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2011


All maximal subgroups of the three-dimensional space groups are listed. For all Wyckoff positions of a given space group the relations to the Wyckoff positions of the subgroups are given.


  • crystallography;
  • space groups;
  • maximal subgroups;
  • maximal translationengleiche subgroups;
  • maximal klassengleiche subgroups;
  • Wyckoff positions