Mineral Information and Data:

Cadmoselite
CdSe [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the presence of cadmium and selenium.

IMA status : Valid species (Pre-IMA 1957) Grandfathered
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
02.08.07.03  
  (02) Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides
  (02.08) where Am Bn Xp, with (m+n):p=1:1
  (02.08.07) Wurtzite Group (Hexagonal: P63mc)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
02.CB.45
  (02) Sulfides
  (02.C) Metal Sulfides, M:S = 1:1 (and similar)
  (02.CB) With Zn, Fe, Cu, Ag, etc.
  
Crystal system: Hexagonal System
Point group (H-M): 6mm — dihexagonal-pyramidal
  
  
  

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