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Nickel-Strunz Carbonates 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 Carbonates Classification

05.AA Alkali Carbonates

05.AA.05 Zabuyelite Li2CO3 C 2/c 2/m
05.AA.10 Gregoryite (Na2,K2,Ca)CO3 P 63mc 6mm
05.AA.10 Natrite Na2CO3 C 2 or Cm Mono
05.AA.15 Nahcolite NaHCO3 P 21/n 2/m
05.AA.20 Kalicinite KHCO3 P 21/a 2/m
05.AA.25 Teschemacherite (NH4)HCO3 Pccn 2/m 2/m 2/m
05.AA.30 Wegscheiderite Na5(CO3)(HCO3)3 P1 1