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Nickel-Strunz Elements Classification

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Minerals Arranged by Nickel-Strunz (Version 10) Classification

The Nickel-Strunz 10th Edition (Pending Publication) Mineralogical Tables by Hugo Strunz and Ernest H. Nickel is based on a digital copy obtained from Jim Ferraiolo. Jim is responsible for the Strunz Classification in Mindat.org and he has generously provided webmineral with an updated copy of the classification numbers. Follow this link for a short discussion on the Nickel-Strunz Classification Number.

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! - Dana Number Added or Changed.

? - IMA Discredited Mineral Name.

Nickel-Strunz Elements Classification

01.D Nonmetallic Carbides and Nitrides

01.DA Nonmetallic carbides

01.DA.05 Moissanite SiC P 63mc 6mm

01.DB Nonmetallic nitrides

01.DB.05 Nierite Si3N4 P 31c 3m
01.DB.10 Sinoite Si2N2O C mc21 mm2