Mineral Information and Data:

Wheatleyite
Na2Cu(C2O4)2 • 2H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the localiity: Wheatley mine, near Phoenixville, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA.

IMA status : Approved Species 1986 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
50.01.08.01  
  (50) Salts of Organic Acids and Hydrocarbons
  (50.01) (Oxalates)
  (50.01.08)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
10.AB.30
  (10) Organic Compounds
  (10.A) Salts of Organic Acids
  (10.AB) Oxalates
  
Crystal system: Triclinic System
Point group (H-M): 1 — pinacoidal
  
  
  
Other Properties: H2O Soluble.

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