Mineral Information and Data:

Phosphoellenbergerite
(Mg,[])2Mg12(PO4,PO3OH)6(PO3OH,CO3)2(OH)6 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named as the phosphate analogue of ellenbergerite.

IMA status : Approved Species 1998 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
43.04.14.01  (This Dana# Added)
  (43) Compound Phosphates
  (43.04) (Anhydrous Compound Anions With Hydroxyl or Halogen)
  (43.04.14)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
08.BB.55
  (08) Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates
  (08.B) Phosphates, etc. with Additional Anions, without H2O
  (08.BB) With only medium-sized cations, (OH, etc.):RO4 about 1:1
  
Crystal system: Hexagonal System
Point group (H-M): 6mm — dihexagonal-pyramidal
  
  
  

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