Mineral Information and Data:

Danielsite
(Cu,Ag)14HgS8 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for John L. Daniels (1931-), who collected the mineral.

IMA status : Approved Species 1987 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
02.16.07.02  
  (02) Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides
  (02.16) with miscellaneous formulae
  (02.16.07)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
02.BD.15
  (02) Sulfides
  (02.B) Metal Sulfides, M:S > 1:1 (mainly 2:1)
  (02.BD) With Hg, Tl
  
Crystal system:  
Point group (H-M):
  
  
  

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