Mineral Information and Data:

Braitschite-(Ce)
(Ca,Na2)6(Ce,La,Ca)2B24(OH)6 • 3H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Otto Braitsch (1921-1966), German mineralogist.

IMA status : Approved Species 1968 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
26.07.06.01  
  (26) Hydrated Borates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
  (26.07)
  (26.07.06)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
06.HA.10
  (06) Borates
  (06.H) Unclassified Borates
  (06.HA)
  
Crystal system:  
Point group (H-M):
  
  
  

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