Mineral Information and Data:

Carlosruizite
K3Na2Na3Mg5(IO3)6(SeO4)6 • 6H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Carlos Ruiz F. (1916- ), who planned and directed the first national geological institution of Chile.

IMA status : Approved Species 1994 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
23.01.02.02  
  (23) Compound Iodates
  (23.01) with miscellaneous formulae
  (23.01.02) Fuenzalidaite Group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
07.DG.40
  (07) Sulfates (selenates, tellurates, chromates, molybdates, wolframates)
  (07.D) Sulfates (selenates, etc.) with additional anions, with H2O
  (07.DG) With large and medium-sized cations; with NO3, CO3, B(OH)4, SiO4 or IO3
  
Crystal system: Trigonal System
Point group (H-M): 3m (or 3 2/m) — hexagonal-scalenohedral
  
  
  
Other Properties: H2O Soluble.

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