Mineral Information and Data:

Lepersonnite-(Gd)  
CaGd2(UO2)24(CO3)8Si4O28 • 60H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named after Jacques Lepersonne (1909-), honorary head of the Department of Geology and Mineralogy, Musee Royale de l'Afrique Centrale, Brussels, Belgium.

IMA status : Approved Species 1982 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
17.01.12.01  
  (17) Compound Carbonates
  (17.01) with miscellaneous formulae
  (17.01.12)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
05.EG.10
  (05) Carbonates and Nitrates
  (05.E) Uranyl Carbonates
  (05.EG) With SO4 or SiO4
  
Crystal system:  
Point group (H-M):
  
  
  
Other Properties: Radioactive.
Comments: Radioactive.

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