Mineral Information and Data:

Beusite
Mn2+Fe2+2(PO4)2 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Alexey Alexandrovich Beus, Professor of Mineralogy and Geochemistry, Moscow Polytechnical Institute.

IMA status : Approved Species 1968 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
38.03.03.02  
  (38) Anhydrous Phosphates, etc
  (38.03) (A+ B++)3 (XO4)2
  (38.03.03)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.AB.20
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.A) Phosphates, etc. without additional anions, without H2O
  (08.AB) With medium-sized cations
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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