Mineral Information and Data:

Phosphovanadylite
(Ba,Ca,K,Na)0.7(V,Al)4P2(O,OH)16 • 12H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named after its composition of phosphate and the vanadyl (V++++O2)-- group.

IMA status : Approved Species 1996 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
42.11.19.0  (This Dana# Added)
  (42) Hydrated Phosphates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
  (42.11) where (AB)4 (XO4)3 Zq · x(H2O)
  (42.11.19) Sincosite Group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.DM.20
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.D) Phosphates, etc
  (08.DM) With large and medium-sized cations, (OH, etc.):RO4 > 2:1
  
Crystal system: Cubic System
Point group (H-M): 43m (or 4 3m) — hextetrahedral
  
  
  

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