Mineral Information and Data:

Burckhardtite
Pb2Fe3+Te4+(Si3Al)O12(OH)2 • H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Carlos Burckhardt (1869-19350, Swiss geologist working in Mexico.

IMA status : Approved Species 1979 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
78.05.03.01  
  (78) Unclassified silicates
  (78.05) possible phyllosilicates
  (78.05.03)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
09.EC.70
  (09) Silicates
  (09.E) Phyllosilicates
  (09.EC) Phyllosilicates with mica sheets, composed of tetrahedral and octahedral nets
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): Unknown — Unk
  
  
  

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