NO OTHER INFORMATION WILL BE RELEASED BY THE COMMISSION

The information given here is provided by the Commission on New Minerals and Mineral Names, I.M.A., for comparative purposes and as a service to mineralogists working on new species.

Each mineral is described in the following format:

IMA No.

Chemical Formula (any relationship to other minerals)

Crystal system, space group unit cell parameters

Colour; lustre; diaphaneity.

Optical properties.

Strongest lines in the X-ray powder diffraction pattern.

The names of these approved species are considered confidential information until the authors have published their descriptions or released information themselves.

IMA No. 2000-001

IMA...

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