Mineral Information and Data:

Bellidoite
Cu2Se [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Eleodoro Bellido Bravo, Director of Servicio de Geologia y Mineria, Peru.

IMA status : Approved Species 1975 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
02.04.09.01  
  (02) Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides
  (02.04) where Am Bn Xp, with (m+n):p=2:1
  (02.04.09)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
02.BA.15b
  (02) Sulfides
  (02.B) Metal Sulfides, M:S > 1:1 (mainly 2:1)
  (02.BA) With Cu, Ag, Au
  
Crystal system: Tetragonal System
Point group (H-M): 4/m — dipyramidal
  
  
  

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