Mineral Information and Data:

Chloroxiphite
Pb3CuO2Cl2(OH)2 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named fom the Greek for green and blade or straight sword, for the typical crystal habit.

IMA status : Valid species (Pre-IMA 1923) Grandfathered
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
10.06.04.01  
  (10) Oxyhalides and Hydroxyhalides
  (10.06) where Am Bn (O,OH)p Xq
  (10.06.04)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
03.DB.30
  (03) Halides
  (03.D) Oxyhalides, Hydroxyhalides and Related Double Halides
  (03.DB) With Pb, Cu, etc.
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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