Mineral Information and Data:

Berzeliite
NaCa2Mg2(AsO4)3 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named in honor of the noted Swedish chemist and mineralogist, Jons Jacob Berzelius (1779-1848).

IMA status : Approved Species 1840 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
38.02.01.01  
  (38) Anhydrous Phosphates, etc
  (38.02) (A+ B++)5 (XO4)3
  (38.02.01) Berzeliite Group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.AC.25
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.A) Phosphates, etc. without additional anions, without H2O
  (08.AC) With medium-sized and large cations
  
Crystal system: Cubic System
Point group (H-M): m3m (or 4/m 3 2/m) — hexoctahedral
  
  
  

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