Mineral Information and Data:

Vochtenite  
Fe2+Fe3+(UO2)4(PO4)4(OH) • 12-13H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Renard F. C. Vochten (1933-), mineraloigst, State University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium.

IMA status : Approved Species 1989 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
42.11.23.0  
  (42) Hydrated Phosphates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
  (42.11) where (AB)4 (XO4)3 Zq · x(H2O)
  (42.11.23)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.EB.30
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.E) Uranyl Phosphates and Arsenates
  (08.EB) UO2:RO4 = 1:1
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): Unknown — Unk
  
  
  
Other Properties: Radioactive.
Comments: Radioactive.

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