Mineral Information and Data:

Calciouranoite  
(Ca,Ba,Pb,K,Na)U2O7 • 5H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for CALCIum and URANium in the composition.

IMA status : Approved Species 1974 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
05.04.02.01  
  (05) Oxides Containing Uranium and Thorium
  (05.04) with alkaline-earth elements (hydrated)
  (05.04.02) Uranoite Series
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
04.GB.20
  (04) Oxides and Hydroxides
  (04.G) Uranyl Hydroxides
  (04.GB) With additional cations (K, Ca, Ba, Pb, etc.); with mainly UO2(O,OH)5 pentagonal polyhedra
  
Crystal system:  
Point group (H-M):
  
  
  
Other Properties: Radioactive.

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