Mineral Information and Data:

Fichtelite
C19H34 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for the locality: Redwitz, Fichtel Mts, Bayern (Bavaria), Germany.

IMA status : Valid species (Pre-IMA 1841) Grandfathered
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
50.03.04.01  
  (50) Salts of Organic Acids and Hydrocarbons
  (50.03) (Hydrocarbons)
  (50.03.04)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
10.BA.05
  (10) Organic Compounds
  (10.B) Hydrocarbons
  (10.BA) Hydrocarbons
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2 — sphenoidal
  
  
  

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