Mineral Information and Data:

Stottite
Fe2+Ge4+(OH)6 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Charles E. Stott (1896-1978), geologist and formerly General Director of the Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia.

IMA status : Valid species (Pre-IMA 1958) Grandfathered
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
06.03.07.01  
  (06) Hydroxides and Oxides Containing Hydroxyl
  (06.03) with (OH)3 or (OH)6 groups
  (06.03.07) Wickmanite group (Tetragonal: P42/n)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
04.FC.15
  (04) Oxides and Hydroxides
  (04.F) Hydroxides (without V or U)
  (04.FC) Hydroxides with OH, without H2O; corner-sharing octahedra
  
Crystal system: Tetragonal System
Point group (H-M): 4/m — dipyramidal
  
  
  

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