Mineral Information and Data:

Stringhamite
CaCuSiO4 • H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Bronson F. Stringham (1907-1968), University of Utah.

IMA status : Approved Species 1976 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
78.01.09.01  
  (78) Unclassified silicates
  (78.01) possible nesosilicates
  (78.01.09)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
09.AE.35
  (09) Silicates
  (09.A) Nesosilicates (Isolated tetrahedron) structures
  (09.AE) Nesosilicates with additional anions (O,OH,F,H2O); cations in tetrahedral [4] coordination
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): 2/m — prismatic
  
  
  

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