Mineral Information and Data:

Liveingite
Pb18.5As25S56 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Geroge D. Liveing (1827-1924), Professor of Chemistry, Cambridge University, Cambridge, England.

IMA status : Valid species (Pre-IMA 1901) Grandfathered
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
03.06.17.01  
  (03) Sulfides - Sulfosalts
  (03.06) where 2 < z/y < 2.49 - (A+)i (A++)j [By Cz], A=metals, B=semi-metals, C=non-metals
  (03.06.17)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
02.HC.05c
  (02) Sulfides
  (02.H) Sulfosalts of SnS Archetype
  (02.HC) With only Pb
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2 — sphenoidal
  
  
  

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