Mineral Information and Data:

Urusovite
CuAlO(AsO4) [CNMNC approved formula]

Named The name honors Vadim Sergeevich Urusov of Moscow State University, Russia.

IMA status : Approved Species 1998 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
38.05.09.02  (This Dana# Added)
  (38) Anhydrous Phosphates, etc
  (38.05) with miscellaneous formulae
  (38.05.09)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.BB.60
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.B) Phosphates, etc. with Additional Anions, without H2O
  (08.BB) With only medium-sized cations, (OH, etc.):RO4 about 1:1
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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