Mineral Information and Data:

Davanite
K2TiSi6O15 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the Davan Stream near the locality: Murun massif, Russia.

IMA status : Approved Species 1984 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
72.02.01.02  
  (72) Phyllosilicate Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
  (72.02) with 4-, 6-, and 8-membered rings
  (72.02.01) Dalylite group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
09.EA.25
  (09) Silicates
  (09.E) Phyllosilicates
  (09.EA) Single nets of tetrahedra with 4-, 5-, (6-), and 8-membered rings
  
Crystal system: Triclinic System
Point group (H-M): 1 — pinacoidal
  
  
  

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