Mineral Information and Data:

Clinosafflorite
CoAs2 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named in reference to the monoclinic symmetry of this safflorite-like species.

IMA status : Approved Species 1971 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
02.12.04.06  
  (02) Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides
  (02.12) where Am Bn Xp, with (m+n):p=1:2
  (02.12.04) Arsenopyrite Group (Monoclinic: P21/c (Pseudo-orthorhombic))
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
02.EB.15a
  (02) Sulfides
  (02.E) Metal Sulfides, M:S = 1:2
  (02.EB) M:S = 1:2, with Fe, Co, Ni, PGE, etc.
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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