Mineral Information and Data:

Lishizhenite
ZnFe3+2(SO4)4 • 14H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Li Shizhen (1518-1593), famous Chinese pharmacologist.

IMA status : Approved Species 1990 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
29.07.02.02  
  (29) Hydrated Acid and Sulfates
  (29.07) where A (B)2 (XO4)4 · x(H2O)
  (29.07.02)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
07.CB.75
  (07) Sulfates (selenates, tellurates, chromates, molybdates, wolframates)
  (07.C) Sulfates (selenates, etc.) without Additional Anions, with H2O
  (07.CB) With only medium-sized cations
  
Crystal system: Triclinic System
Point group (H-M): 1 — pinacoidal
  
  
  
Other Properties: H2O Soluble.

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