Mineral Information and Data:

Wooldridgeite
Na2CaCu2+2(P2O7)2 • 10H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named after James Wooldridge (1923-1995), keen amateur mineralogist, micromounter and gemologist from Fernhill Heath, Worcestershire, U.K., who discovered the mineral.

IMA status : Approved Species 1998 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
40.05.14.01  (This Dana# Added)
  (40) Hydrated Phosphates
  (40.05) with miscellaneous formulae
  (40.05.14)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.FC.25
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.F) Polyphosphates, Polyarsenates, [4]-Polyvanadates
  (08.FC) Polyphosphates, etc., with H2O only
  
Crystal system: Orthorhombic System
Point group (H-M): mm2 — pyramidal
  
  
  

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