Mineral Information and Data:

Cesbronite
Cu5(Te4+O3)2(OH)6 • 2H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Fabien Cesbron (1938-), French mineralogist, Bureau de Recherches Geologiques et Miniere, Orleans. France.

IMA status : Approved Species 1974 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
33.02.07.01  
  (33) Selenates and Tellurates
  (33.02) as A+ (B++)m XO6 Zq · x(H2O) where x can equal 0
  (33.02.07)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
04.JN.15
  (04) Oxides and Hydroxides
  (04.J) Arsenites, Antimonites, Bismuthites, Sulfites,
  (04.JN) Tellurites with additional anions, with H2O
  
Crystal system: Orthorhombic System
Point group (H-M): mmm (or 2/m 2/m 2/m) — dipyramidal
  
  
  

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