Mineral Information and Data:

Calderonite
Pb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH) [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Salvador Caleron (1852-1911) in recognition of his important contribution to the mineralogy of Spain.

IMA status : Approved Species 2003 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
40.02.08.04  (This Dana# Added)
  (40) Hydrated Phosphates
  (40.02) where A++ (B++)2 (XO4) · x(H2O)
  (40.02.08) Brackebushite Group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.BG.05
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.B) Phosphates, etc. with Additional Anions, without H2O
  (08.BG) With medium-sized and large cations, (OH, etc.):RO4 = 0.5:1
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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