Mineral Information and Data:

Daomanite
CuPtAsS2 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the locality : Dao and Ma districts, Yanshan, China.

IMA status : Approved Species 1974 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
02.05.07.01  
  (02) Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides
  (02.05) where Am Bn Xp, with (m+n):p=3:2
  (02.05.07)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
02.LA.15
  (02) Sulfides
  (02.L) Unclassified Sulfosalts
  (02.LA) Without essential Pb
  
Crystal system: Orthorhombic System
Point group (H-M): mm2 — pyramidal
  
  
  

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