Mineral Information and Data:

Chenite
CuPb4(SO4)2(OH)6 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Tzong T. Chen (1942-), Canadian mineralogist.

IMA status : Approved Species 1986 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
30.01.16.01  
  (30) Anhydrous Sulfates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
  (30.01) where (A B)m (XO4)p Zq where m:p>2:1
  (30.01.16)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
07.BC.70
  (07) Sulfates (selenates, tellurates, chromates, molybdates, wolframates)
  (07.B) Sulfates (selenates, etc.) with Additional Anions, without H2O
  (07.BC) With medium-sized and large cations
  
Crystal system: Triclinic System
Point group (H-M): 1 — pedial
  
  
  

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