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Nickel-Strunz Sulfides 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.

Note: Space Group in Red   Point Group in Green.
* - Not IMA Approved.

! - Dana Number Added or Changed.

? - IMA Discredited Mineral Name.

Nickel-Strunz Sulfides Classification

02.EA M:S = 1:2

02.EA.05 Sylvanite (Au,Ag)2Te4 P 2/c 2/m
02.EA.10 Calaverite AuTe2 C 2/m 2/m
02.EA.15 Krennerite AuTe2 Pma2 mm2
02.EA.15 Kostovite CuAuTe4 Pma2 mm2
02.EA.20 Berndtite SnS2 P 3m1 3 2/m
02.EA.20 Merenskyite (Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2 P 3m1 3m
02.EA.20 Melonite NiTe2 P 3m1 3 2/m
02.EA.20 Kitkaite NiTeSe P 3m1 3 2/m
02.EA.20 Moncheite (Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2 P 3m1 3 2/m
02.EA.20 Sudovikovite! PtSe2 P 3m1 3 2/m
02.EA.20 Shuangfengite IrTe2 P 3m1 3 2/m
02.EA.25 Verbeekite! PdSe2 C 2, Cm, or C 2/m Mono
02.EA.30 Drysdallite Mo(Se,S)2 P 63/mmc 6/m 2/m 2/m
02.EA.30 Jordisite MoS2 None
02.EA.30 Molybdenite MoS2 P 63/mmc 6/m 2/m 2/m
02.EA.30 Tungstenite WS2 P 63/mmc 6/m 2/m 2/m