Mineral Information and Data:

Moctezumite  
Pb(UO2)(Te4+O3)2 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the locality which was named after Moctezuma (1466-1520), last king of the Aztecs.

IMA status : Approved Species 1965 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
34.01.05.01  
  (34) Selenites - Tellurites - Sulfites
  (34.01) as A++ XO3
  (34.01.05)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
04.JK.65
  (04) Oxides and Hydroxides
  (04.J) Arsenites, Antimonites, Bismuthites, Sulfites,
  (04.JK) Tellurites without additional anions, without H2O
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  
Other Properties: Radioactive.
Comments: Radioactive.

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