Mineral Information and Data:

Canaphite
Na2CaP2O7 • 4H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Calcium, sodium, Natrium, and Phosphate in the composition.

IMA status : Approved Species 1988 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
40.05.11.01  
  (40) Hydrated Phosphates
  (40.05) with miscellaneous formulae
  (40.05.11)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.FC.10
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.F) Polyphosphates, Polyarsenates, [4]-Polyvanadates
  (08.FC) Polyphosphates, etc., with H2O only
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): m — domatic
  
  
  

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