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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.
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! - Dana Number Added or Changed.

? - IMA Discredited Mineral Name.

Nickel-Strunz Sulfides Classification

02.G Sulfarsenites, sulfantimonites, sulfbismuthites


02.G IMA2007-010! PbHgAs2S6 P lattice Mono

02.GA Neso-sulfarsenites, etc., without additional S

02.GA.05 Proustite Ag3AsS3 R 3c 3 2/m
02.GA.05 Pyrargyrite Ag3SbS3 R 3c 3m
02.GA.10 Xanthoconite Ag3AsS3 A2/a 2/m
02.GA.10 Pyrostilpnite Ag3SbS3 P 21/c 2/m
02.GA.15 Samsonite Ag4MnSb2S6 P 2/n 2/m
02.GA.20 Wittichenite Cu3BiS3 P 212121 2 2 2
02.GA.20 Skinnerite Cu3SbS3 P 21/c 2/m
02.GA.25 Malyshevite PdCuBiS3 P mmm 2/m 2/m 2/m
02.GA.25 Lisiguangite! CuPtBiS3 P 212121 2 2 2
02.GA.25 Muckeite CuNiBiS3 P 212121 2 2 2
02.GA.25 Lapieite CuNiSbS3 P 212121 2 2 2
02.GA.30 Aktashite Cu6Hg3As4S12 R 3 3
02.GA.30 Nowackiite Cu6Zn3As4S12 R 3 3
02.GA.30 Gruzdevite Cu6Hg3Sb4S12 R 3 3
02.GA.35 Laffittite AgHgAsS3 Aa m
02.GA.40 Stalderite TlCu(Zn,Fe,Hg)2As2S6 I 42m 4 2m
02.GA.40 Routhierite TlCu(Hg,Zn)2(As,Sb)2S3 I 4mm 4mm
02.GA.45 Erniggliite Tl2SnAs2S6 P 3 3
02.GA.50 Seligmannite PbCuAsS3 Pmmn 2/m 2/m 2/m
02.GA.50 Soucekite PbCuBi(S,Se)3 Pn21m mm2
02.GA.50 Bournonite PbCuSbS3 Pn21m 2/m 2/m 2/m

02.GB Neso-sulfarsenites, etc

02.GB.05 Argentotennantite (Ag,Cu)10(Zn,Fe)2(As,Sb)4S13 I 43m 4 3m
02.GB.05 Giraudite (Cu,Zn,Ag)12(As,Sb)4(Se,S)13 I 43m 4 3m
02.GB.05 Goldfieldite Cu12(Te,Sb,As)4S13 I 43m 4 3m
02.GB.05 Freibergite (Ag,Cu,Fe)12(Sb,As)4S13 I 43m 4 3m
02.GB.05 Hakite (Cu,Hg)3(Sb,As)(Se,S)3 I 43m 4 3m
02.GB.05 Tennantite (Cu,Fe)12As4S13 I 43m 4 3m
02.GB.05 Tetrahedrite (Cu,Fe)12Sb4S13 I 43m 4 3m
02.GB.10 Selenostephanite Ag5Sb(Se,S)4 P 212121 2 2 2
02.GB.10 Stephanite Ag5SbS4 C mc21 mm2
02.GB.15 Cupropearceite [Cu6As2S7][Ag9CuS4] P 3m1 3 2/m
02.GB.15 Selenopolybasite! [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2(S,Se)7][Ag9Cu(S,Se)2Se2] P 3m1 3m
02.GB.15 Cupropolybasite! [Cu6Sb2S7][Ag9CuS4] P 3m1 3 2/m
02.GB.15 Polybasite [Ag9CuS4] [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7] C 2/m 2/m
02.GB.15 Pearceite [Ag9CuS4] [(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7] P 3m1 3 2/m
02.GB.15 Antimonpearceite [Ag9CuS4] [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7] C 2/m 2/m
02.GB.15 Arsenpolybasite [Ag9CuS4] [(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7] C 2/m 2/m
02.GB.20 Galkhaite (Cs,Tl)(Hg,Cu,Zn)6(As,Sb)4S12 I 43m 4 3m

02.GC Poly-sulfarsenites

02.GC.05 Hatchite (Pb,Tl)2AgAs2S5 P1 or P1 1
02.GC.05 Wallisite PbTl(Cu,Ag)As2S5 P1 1
02.GC.10 Sinnerite Cu6As4S9 P1 1
02.GC.15 Watanabeite Cu4(As,Sb)2S5 Unk Ortho
02.GC.20 Simonite TlHgAs3S6 P 21/n 2/m
02.GC.25 Quadratite! Ag(Cd,Pb)AsS3 I 4/amd 4/m 2/m 2/m
02.GC.30 Smithite AgAsS2 A2/a 2/m
02.GC.35 Trechmannite AgAsS2 R 3m 3 2/m
02.GC.40a Aleksite PbBi2Te2S2 (?) P 3m1 3 2/m
02.GC.40b Kochkarite PbBi4Te7 P 3m1 3 2/m
02.GC.40c Rucklidgeite (Bi,Pb)3Te4 R 3m 3 2/m
02.GC.40c Poubaite PbBi2Se2(Te,S)2 R 3m 3 2/m
02.GC.40d Saddlebackite! Pb2Bi2Te2S3 Unk Hex
02.GC.40e Babkinite! Pb2Bi2(S,Se)3 P 3,P 3m Trig
02.GC.45 Tvalchrelidzeite Hg3SbAsS3 P 21/n 2/m
02.GC.50 Mutnovskite! Pb2AsS3(I,Cl,Br) P nma 2/m 2/m 2/m