Mineral Information and Data:

Calclacite
Ca(CH3COO)Cl • 5H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the composition Ca, Cl, and acetete.

IMA status : Approved Species 1945 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
50.02.04.01  
  (50) Salts of Organic Acids and Hydrocarbons
  (50.02) (Mellitates, Citrates, Cyanates, and Acetates)
  (50.02.04)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
10.AA.25
  (10) Organic Compounds
  (10.A) Salts of Organic Acids
  (10.AA) Formates, Acetates, etc.
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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