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Nickel-Strunz Silicates 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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Nickel-Strunz Silicates Classification

09.AE Nesosilicates with additional (O,OH,F,H2O);

09.AE.05 Beryllite Be3SiO4(OH)2•(H2O) Unk Ortho
09.AE.10 Euclase BeAlSiO4(OH) P 21/a 2/m
09.AE.15 Sverigeite NaMnMgSn++++Be2Si3O12(OH) I mma 2/m 2/m 2/m
09.AE.20 Hodgkinsonite MnZn2SiO4(OH)2 P 21/c 2/m
09.AE.25 Gerstmannite (Mg,Mn)2ZnSiO4(OH)2 Bbam 2/m 2/m 2/m
09.AE.30 Clinohedrite CaZnSiO4•(H2O) Aa m
09.AE.35 Stringhamite CaCuSiO4•2(H2O) P 21/c 2/m
09.AE.40 Katoptrite (Mn,Mg)13(Al,Fe+++)4Sb+++++2Si2O28 C 2/m 2/m
09.AE.45 Yeatmanite Mn++9Zn6Sb+++++2Si4O28 P1 1
09.AE.50 Sphaerobertrandite Be3SiO4(OH)2 P 2 2