Mineral Information and Data:

Phoenicochroite
Pb2O(CrO4) [CNMNC approved formula]

Named From the Greek for "deep red" and "color", in allusion to the color.

IMA status : Approved Species 1839 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
35.01.02.01  
  (35) Anhydrous Chromates
  (35.01) where (A+)2 XO4
  (35.01.02)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
07.FB.05
  (07) Sulfates (selenates, tellurates, chromates, molybdates, wolframates)
  (07.F) Chromates
  (07.FB) With additional O,V, S, Cl
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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