Mineral Information and Data:

Stutzite
Ag5-xTe3(x=0.24-0.36) [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Andreas Stutz (1747-1806), Austrian mineralogist.

IMA status : Approved Species 1964 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
02.16.13.01  
  (02) Sulfides - Including Selenides and Tellurides
  (02.16) with miscellaneous formulae
  (02.16.13)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
02.BA.30e
  (02) Sulfides
  (02.B) Metal Sulfides, M:S > 1:1 (mainly 2:1)
  (02.BA) With Cu, Ag, Au
  
Crystal system: Hexagonal System
Point group (H-M): 6/mmm (or 6/m 2/m 2/m) — dihexagonal-dipyramidal
  
  
  

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