Mineral Information and Data:

Jimboite
Mn2+3(BO3)2 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Kotora Jimbo (1867-1924), founder of the Mineralogical Institute, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

IMA status : Approved Species 1963 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
24.03.02.02  
  (24) Borates - Anhydrous
  (24.03) where (A)m (B)n [XO3]p
  (24.03.02)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
06.AA.35
  (06) Borates
  (06.A) Monoborates
  (06.AA) BO3, without additional anions; 1(D).
  
Crystal system: Orthorhombic System
Point group (H-M): mmm (or 2/m 2/m 2/m) — dipyramidal
  
  
  

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