Mineral Information and Data:

Clinojimthompsonite
Mg5Si6O16(OH)2 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for its monoclinic crystallography and relation to jimthompsonite.

IMA status : Approved Species 1978 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
67.01.01.02  
  (67) Inosilicate Unbranched Chains with W>2
  (67.01) with W=3
  (67.01.01) Jimthompsonite group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
09.DF.05
  (09) Silicates
  (09.D) Inosilicates* Structural terminology per Liebau (1985)
  (09.DF) with 2-periodic multiple chains
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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