Mineral Information and Data:

Tavorite
LiFe3+PO4(OH) [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Elysairio Tavora (1911-), mineralogist, University of Brazil, Rio de Janerio, Brazil.

IMA status : Valid species (Pre-IMA 1955) Grandfathered
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
41.05.09.01  
  (41) Anhydrous Phosphates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
  (41.05) where (A B)2 (XO4) Zq
  (41.05.09)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.BB.05
  (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: Triclinic System
Point group (H-M): Unknown — Unk
  
  
  

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