Mineral Information and Data:

Chekhovichite
Bi3+2Te4+4O11 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Sergei Konstatinovich Chekhovich (1917-1997), mineralogist and geologist, Polytechnical Institute of Alma-Ata, Kazakhstan.

IMA status : Approved Species 1987 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
34.06.04.01  
  (34) Selenites - Tellurites - Sulfites
  (34.06)
  (34.06.04)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
04.JK.35
  (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 — sphenoidal
  
  
  

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