Mineral Information and Data:

Berborite
Be2BO3(OH) • H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the BERyllium and BORate in the composition.

IMA status : Approved Species 1967 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
26.01.01.01  
  (26) Hydrated Borates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
  (26.01)
  (26.01.01)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
06.AB.10
  (06) Borates
  (06.A) Monoborates
  (06.AB) BO3, without additional anions; 1(D) + OH, etc.
  
Crystal system: Hexagonal System
Point group (H-M): 6 — pyramidal
  
  
  

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