Mineral Information and Data:

Mendozavilite
NaCa2Fe3+6(PO4)2(PMo11O39)(OH,Cl)10 • 33H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for H. Mendoza Avila, Mexican geologist, who found the mineral.

IMA status : Approved Species 1986 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
49.04.05.01  
  (49) Basic and Hydrated Molybdates and Tungstates
  (49.04) (Compound Anions)
  (49.04.05)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
07.GB.45
  (07) Sulfates (selenates, tellurates, chromates, molybdates, wolframates)
  (07.G) Molybdates, Wolframates and Niobates
  (07.GB) With additional anions and/or H2O
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): Unknown — Unk
  
  
  

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