Mineral Information and Data:

Kampfite
Ba12(Si11Al5)O31(CO3)8Cl5 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Anthony Robert Kampf (1948-), Curator and Section Head of Minerals, Los Angeles County Museum, in recognition of his many contributions in the study of new minerals.

IMA status : Approved Species 2000 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
78.05.10.01  (This Dana# Added)
  (78) Unclassified silicates
  (78.05) possible phyllosilicates
  (78.05.10)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
09.EG.20
  (09) Silicates
  (09.E) Phyllosilicates
  (09.EG) Double nets with 6-membered and larger rings
  
Crystal system: Monoclinic System
Point group (H-M): m — domatic
  
  
  

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