Mineral Information and Data:

Gasparite-(Ce)
CeAsO4 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Giovanni Gaspari, mineral collector of Crodo, Italy, who first found the mineral, and for its dominant cerium content.

IMA status : Approved Species 1987 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
38.04.03.06  
  (38) Anhydrous Phosphates, etc
  (38.04) A+ XO4
  (38.04.03) Monazite Group (Monoclinic: P21/n)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.AD.50
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.A) Phosphates, etc. without additional anions, without H2O
  (08.AD) With only large cations
  
Crystal system:  
Point group (H-M):
  
  
  

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