Mineral Information and Data:

Donharrisite
Ni8Hg3S9 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Donald C. Harris (1936-), Canadian mineralogist.

IMA status : Approved Species 1988 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
02.06.06.01  
  (02) Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides
  (02.06) where Am Bn Xp, with (m+n):p=4:3
  (02.06.06)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
02.BD.20
  (02) Sulfides
  (02.B) Metal Sulfides, M:S > 1:1 (mainly 2:1)
  (02.BD) With Hg, Tl
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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