Mineral Information and Data:

Britvinite
Pb15Mg9O2Si10O28(BO3)4(CO3)2(OH)12 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Sergei Nikolaevich Britvin (b. 1965), a Russian mineralogist.

IMA status : Approved Species 2006 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
71.05.03.01  
  (71) Phyllosilicate Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
  (71.05) with other anions
  (71.05.03)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
09.EG.70
  (09) Silicates
  (09.E) Phyllosilicates
  (09.EG) Double nets with 6-membered and larger rings
  
Crystal system: Triclinic System
Point group (H-M): 1 — pinacoidal
  
  
  

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