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Nickel-Strunz Borates 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 Borates Classification

06.CA Neso-triborates

06.CA.10 Ameghinite NaB3O3(OH)4 C 2/c 2/m
06.CA.15 Inderite MgB3O3(OH)5•5(H2O) P 21/a 2/m
06.CA.20 Kurnakovite MgB3O3(OH)5•5(H2O) P1 1
06.CA.25 Inderborite CaMg[B3O3(OH)5]2•6(H2O) A2/a 2/m
06.CA.30 Meyerhofferite Ca2B6O6(OH)10•2(H2O) P1 1
06.CA.35 Inyoite Ca2B6O6(OH)10•8(H2O) P 21/a 2/m
06.CA.40 Solongoite Ca2B3O4(OH)4Cl P 21/c 2/m
06.CA.45 Peprossiite-(Ce) (Ce,La)(Al3O)2/3B4O10 P 62m 6 m2
06.CA.50 Nifontovite Ca3B6O6(OH)12•2(H2O) C 2/c,Cc Mono
06.CA.55 Olshanskyite Ca2[B3O3(OH)6]OH•3(H2O) P1 1