Mineral Information and Data:

Sinoite
Si2N2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named in 1964 for the composition (SiNO).

IMA status : Approved Species 1964 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
01.03.09.01  
  (01) Native Elements
  (01.03) with semi-metallic and non-metallic elements
  (01.03.09)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
01.DB.10
  (01) Elements
  (01.D) Nonmetallic Carbides and Nitrides
  (01.DB) Nonmetallic nitrides
  
Crystal system: Orthorhombic System
Point group (H-M): mm2 — pyramidal
  
  
  

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