Mineral Information and Data:

Denisovite
KCa2Si3O8F [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Aleksander Petrovich Denisov (1918-1972), Russian specialist in X-ray investigations of minerals, of the Kola Scientific Center, Russia.

IMA status : Approved Species 1984 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
65.02.01.07  
  (65) Inosilicate Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1
  (65.02) with chains P=3
  (65.02.01) Wollastonite group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
09.HA.85
  (09) Silicates
  (09.H) Unclassified Silicates
  (09.HA) With Alkali and Alkali-earth Elements
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): Unknown — Unk
  
  
  

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