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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.DG Inosilicates with 3-periodic single and multiple chains

09.DG.008. Plombierite Ca5H2Si6O18•6H2O B11b 2
09.DG.05 Bustamite (Mn,Ca)3Si3O9 P1 1
09.DG.05 Ferrobustamite Ca(Fe++,Ca,Mn)Si2O6 P1 1
09.DG.05 Pectolite NaCa2Si3O8(OH) P1 1
09.DG.05 Wollastonite-3A-4A-5A-7A* CaSiO3 P1 1
09.DG.05 Wollastonite-1A CaSiO3 P1 1
09.DG.05 Wollastonite-2M* CaSiO3 P 21 2
09.DG.05 Serandite Na(Mn++,Ca)2Si3O8(OH) P1 1
09.DG.07 Cascandite Ca(Sc,Fe++)Si3O8(OH) C1 1
09.DG.07.0 Litidionite KNaCuSi4O10 P1 1
09.DG.07.5 Senekevichite! CsKNaCa2TiO[Si7O18(OH)] P1 1
09.DG.09.2 Charoite K5Ca8(Si6O15)2(Si2O7)Si4O9(OH)•3(H2O) P*/4 ((pseudo Ortho) 2/m
09.DG.10 Clinotobermorite Ca5Si6(O,OH)18•5(H2O) Cc,C 2/c Mono
09.DG.10 Riversideite Ca5Si6O16(OH)2•2(H2O) B2212 2 2 2
09.DG.10 Tobermorite Ca5Si6O16(OH)2•4(H2O) C 2221 2 2 2
09.DG.15 Foshagite Ca4Si3O9(OH)2 P 21/m 2/m
09.DG.20 Jennite Ca9Si6O18(OH)6•8H2O P1 1
09.DG.25 Paraumbite K3Zr2HSi6O18•n(H2O) n=3 to 7 Unk Ortho
09.DG.25 Umbite K2ZrSi3O9•(H2O) P 212121 2 2 2
09.DG.30 Sorensenite Na4SnBe2Si6O18•2(H2O) C 2/c 2/m
09.DG.35 Xonotlite Ca6Si6O17(OH)2 P 2/a 2/m
09.DG.40 Hillebrandite Ca6Si3O9(OH)6 C mc21 mm2
09.DG.45 Zorite Na6Ti5[Si12O34](O,OH)5•11(H2O) C mmm 2/m 2/m 2/m
09.DG.45 Chivruaiite! Ca4(Ti,Nb)5[(Si6O17)2[(OH,O)5]•13-14H2O C mmm 2/m 2/m 2/m
09.DG.50 Haineaultite! (Na,Ca)5Ca(Ti,Nb)5(Si,S)12O34(OH,F)8•5(H2O) C 222 2 2 2
09.DG.55 Epididymite NaBeSi3O7(OH) Pnam 2/m 2/m 2/m
09.DG.60 Eudidymite NaBeSi3O7(OH) C 2/c 2/m
09.DG.65 Elpidite Na2ZrSi6O15•3(H2O) Pb21m mm2
09.DG.70 Fenaksite (K,Na,Ca)4(Fe++,Fe+++,Mn)2Si8O20(OH,F) P1 1
09.DG.70 Manaksite KNaMn++Si4O10 P1 1
09.DG.75 Tokkoite K2Ca4[Si7O18(OH)](F,OH) P1 1
09.DG.75 Tinaksite K2Na(Ca,Mn++)2(Ti,Fe)O[Si7O18(OH)] P1,P 1 Tri
09.DG.80 Fluorcanasite! K3Na3Ca5Si12O30F4•H2O Cm m
09.DG.80 Canasite (Na,K)6Ca5Si12O30(OH,F)4 C 2/m 2/m
09.DG.85 Miserite K1.5-x(Ca, Y,REE)5[Si6O15][Si2O7](OH,F)2•yH2O P1 1
09.DG.90 Frankamenite! K3Na3Ca5(Si12O30)[F,(OH)]4•(H2O) P1 1
09.DG.95 Yuksporite (Sr,Ba)2K4(Ca,Na)14([ ],Mn,Fe){(Ti,Nb)4(O,OH)4[Si6O17]2[Si2O7]3}(H2O,OH)n, n~3 P 21/m 2/m
09.DG.97 Eveslogite! (Ca,K,Na,Sr,Ba)48[(Ti,Nb,Fe,Mn)12(OH)12Si48O144](F,OH,Cl)14 P 2/m 2/m