Mineral Information and Data:

Bjarebyite
BaMn2+2Al2(PO4)3(OH)3 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Alfred Gunnar Bjareby (1899-1967), Swedish-American student of New England pegmatite minerals.

IMA status : Approved Species 1973 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
41.09.01.03  
  (41) Anhydrous Phosphates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
  (41.09) where (A B)5 (XO4)3 Zq
  (41.09.01) Kulanite Group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.BH.20
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.B) Phosphates, etc. with Additional Anions, without H2O
  (08.BH) With medium-sized and large cations, (OH,etc.):RO4 = 1:1
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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