Mineral Information and Data:

Bezsmertnovite
(Au,Ag)4Cu(Te,Pb) [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Marianna S. Bezsmertnaya (1915-1991) and Valdimir V. Bezsmertny (1912-), Russian geologists.

IMA status : Approved Species 1979 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
02.01.05.01  
  (02) Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides
  (02.01) where Am Xp, with m:p>3:1
  (02.01.05)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
02.BA.45
  (02) Sulfides
  (02.B) Metal Sulfides, M:S > 1:1 (mainly 2:1)
  (02.BA) With Cu, Ag, Au
  
Crystal system: Orthorhombic System
Point group (H-M): mmm (or 2/m 2/m 2/m) — dipyramidal
  
  
  

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