Wallpaper Groups

Symmetry group 16 (p6)

This group contains 60 rotations, that is, rotations of order 6. It also contains rotations of orders 2 and 3, but neither reflections nor glide reflections. The lattice is hexagonal. A fundamental region for the symmetry group is one-sixth of an equilateral triangle of the lattice.



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David E. Joyce
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Clark University
Worcester, MA 01610

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