Mineral Information and Data:

Diaboleite
CuPb2Cl2(OH)4 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named From the Greek dia, "difference" and the mineral Boleite.

IMA status : Valid species (Pre-IMA 1923) Grandfathered
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
10.06.01.01  
  (10) Oxyhalides and Hydroxyhalides
  (10.06) where Am Bn (O,OH)p Xq
  (10.06.01)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
03.DB.05
  (03) Halides
  (03.D) Oxyhalides, Hydroxyhalides and Related Double Halides
  (03.DB) With Pb, Cu, etc.
  
Crystal system: Tetragonal System
Point group (H-M): 4mm — ditetragonal-pyramidal
  
  
  

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