Mineral Information and Data:

Coskrenite-(Ce)
Ce2(SO4)2(C2O4) • 8H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for T. Dennis Coskren (1942-), geologist from Columbia, Maryland, whose work was instrumental in the discovery to the mineral.

IMA status : Approved Species 1996 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
50.01.09.02  (This Dana# Added)
  (50) Salts of Organic Acids and Hydrocarbons
  (50.01) (Oxalates)
  (50.01.09) Zugshunstite Group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
10.AB.65
  (10) Organic Compounds
  (10.A) Salts of Organic Acids
  (10.AB) Oxalates
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  
Other Properties: H2O Soluble.

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