## Octahedral Group

The Point Group of symmetries of the Octahedron, denoted . It is also the symmetry group of the Cube, Cuboctahedron, and Truncated Octahedron. It has symmetry operations , , , , , , , , , and (Cotton 1990).

See also Cube, Cuboctahedron, Icosahedral Group, Octahedron, Point Groups, Tetrahedral Group, Truncated Octahedron

References

Cotton, F. A. Chemical Applications of Group Theory, 3rd ed. New York: Wiley, p. 47-49, 1990.

Lomont, J. S. Octahedral Group.'' §3.10.D in Applications of Finite Groups. New York: Dover, p. 81, 1987.