Mineral Information and Data:

Lindsleyite
(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for Donald H. Lindsley (1934-), mineralogist, Department of Earth Sciences, State University of New York at Stony Brook.

IMA status : Approved Species 1983 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
08.05.01.08  
  (08) Multiple Oxides with Nb, Ta, and Ti
  (08.05)
  (08.05.01) Crichtonite group (ABC18 T2 O38)
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
04.CC.40
  (04) Oxides and Hydroxides
  (04.C) Metal:Oxygen = 2:3, 3:5, and Similar
  (04.CC) With large and medium-sized cations
  
Crystal system: Trigonal System
Point group (H-M): 3 — rhombohedral
  
  
  

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