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Virginia, USA

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One of the thirteen original states of the USA.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

Actinolite

Aegirine

Aikinite

Alabandite

Albite

var: Andesine

var: Cleavelandite

var: Oligoclase

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Allanite-(Ce)

'Allanite Group'

Alleghanyite

Almandine

Aluminocopiapite

Alunogen

'Amphibole Supergroup'

'var: Byssolite'

'var: Uralite'

Analcime

Anatase

'Anauxite'

'Ancylite'

Andalusite

var: Chiastolite

Andradite

var: Topazolite

Anglesite

Anhydrite

Anilite

Ankerite

Annite

Anorthite

var: Bytownite

var: Labradorite

'Anorthoclase'

Anthophyllite

Antigorite

Antlerite

'Apatite'

'var: Collophane'

'Apatite Group'

'Apophyllite'

Aragonite

var: Plumboan Aragonite

Arfvedsonite

Arsenopyrite

'Asbestos'

'var: Mountain Leather'

Astrophyllite

Augelite

Augite

var: Fassaite

var: Ferroaugite

Autunite

Axinite-(Fe)

'Axinite Group'

Azurite

Babingtonite

Barrerite

Baryte

Barytocalcite

'Bastnäsite'

Bavenite

Beidellite

'Bentonite'

Bermanite

Bertrandite

Beryl

var: Aquamarine

var: Goshenite

var: Heliodor

Beudantite

Bianchite

Bindheimite

'Biotite'

Birnessite

Bismuth

Bismutite

Böhmite

Bornite

Boulangerite

Bournonite

Brochantite

Brockite

Brookite

Brucite

Brushite

Bütschliite

Cacoxenite

'Calamine'

Calcite

var: Argentine

var: Manganoan Calcite

var: Strontian Calcite

var: Travertine

'Carbonite (of Heinrich)'

Cassiterite

Catapleiite

Celadonite

Celestine

Cerianite-(Ce)

Cerussite

'Chabazite'

Chabazite-Ca

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcophanite

Chalcopyrite

Chalcosiderite

'Chalcosiderite-Turquoise Series'

Chamosite

var: Daphnite

var: Thuringite

Chevkinite-(Ce)

'Chevkinite Group'

Chiolite

Chlorapatite

Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chloritoid

Chloromagnesite

Chromite

Chrysoberyl

Chrysocolla

'Chrysolite'

Chrysotile

Churchite-(Y)

Claudetite

'Clays'

Clinochlore

var: Colerainite

var: Delessite

var: Diabantite

var: Pennine

var: Ripidolite

'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'

Clinozoisite

Cobaltite

Coffinite

'Columbite'

Columbite-(Fe)

'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'

'Columbite-Tantalite'

Conichalcite

Copiapite

Copper

Coquimbite

Cordierite

Coronadite

Corundum

Cosalite

Covellite

Crandallite

Cristobalite

Cryolite

Cryptomelane

Cubanite

Cummingtonite

Cuprite

var: Chalcotrichite

Cuprobismutite

Cuprotungstite

'Cyrtolite'

Datolite

Daubréelite

Diamond

Diaspore

Dickite

Digenite

Diopside

var: Chromian Diopside

Djurleite

Dolomite

var: Ferroan Dolomite

Dravite

Dufrénite

Duftite

Elpasolite

'Emery'

Enargite

Enstatite

var: Bronzite

Epidote

var: Withamite

Epistilbite

Epsomite

Erythrite

Ettringite

Euclase

Euxenite-(Y)

Fayalite

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Perthite'

'var: Sunstone'

Felsőbányaite

'Fergusonite'

Fergusonite-(Ce)-β

Ferricopiapite

Ferrinatrite

Ferrohexahydrite

Ferro-hornblende

'Ferro-tschermakite'

Fersmite

Fibroferrite

'Florencite'

Fluellite

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorapophyllite-(K)

Fluorite

var: Chlorophane

Forsterite

Freibergite

'Gadolinite'

Gahnite

Galaxite

Galena

var: Argentiferous Galena

Galenobismutite

'Garnet'

Gearksutite

Gedrite

Gehlenite

Geocronite

Gibbsite

'Glass'

Glauconite

Goethite

Gold

var: Electrum

Goosecreekite (TL)

Goyazite

Graphite

Greenockite

Grossular

Grunerite

Gudmundite

Gunningite

Gypsum

var: Satin Spar Gypsum

var: Selenite

Gyrolite

Halite

'Halloysite'

Halloysite-10Å

Halloysite-7Å

Halotrichite

Harmotome

Hastingsite

Hausmannite

Haxonite

Hedenbergite

Helvine

Hematite

var: Martite

var: Specularite

Hemimorphite

Hercynite

var: Picotite

Herderite

Hessite

'Heulandite'

Heulandite-Ca

Hexahydrite

Hibonite

Hisingerite

'Högbomite'

Hollandite

'Hornblende'

Hübnerite

Hydrobiotite

Hydrokenoralstonite

Hydromagnesite

Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)

Hydroxylapatite

Hydroxylherderite

Hydrozincite

'Hypersthene'

'Iddingsite'

Ilmenite

Iron

var: Kamacite

Jacobsite

Jarosite

Kainosite-(Y)

Kalicinite

Kalinite

Kaolinite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Kidwellite

Kinoshitalite

Kobellite

Kornelite

Kröhnkite

Kutnohorite

Kyanite

Laumontite

Lawrencite

Lazulite

Lead

Lepidocrocite

Leucophosphite

Leucoxene

Libethenite

'Limonite'

Linarite

Lindbergite

Lithiophorite

Löllingite

Loudounite (TL)

Mackinawite

Maghemite

Magnesiochromite

Magnesiocopiapite

Magnesioferrite

Magnesiohögbomite-6N6S

Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2S

Magnesite

Magnetite

var: Titaniferous Magnetite

Malachite

Manganhumite

Manganite

Manganosite

Marcasite

Margarite

Massicot

Masutomilite

Melanterite

Mendozite

Merrillite

Mesolite

Metauranocircite-I

Metavoltine

'Mica Group'

Microcline

var: Amazonite

Microlite Group

Millerite

Minium

Molybdenite

'Monazite'

Monazite-(Ce)

Monticellite

Montmorillonite

'Moonstone'

Mordenite

Mottramite

Muscovite

var: Damourite

var: Fuchsite

var: Illite

var: Leverrierite

var: Phengite

var: Sericite

Nacrite

Nagyágite

Natrolite

Nelenite

Nenadkevichite

Nepheline

Nesquehonite

Niter

Nitrocalcite

Nitromagnesite

Nontronite

'Ochre'

Okenite

'Olivine'

Opal

var: Opal-AN

var: Wood Opal

Orthoclase

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Ottrélite

Pachnolite

Palygorskite

Paracoquimbite

Paragonite

Pargasite

'Parisite'

Pectolite

Pentahydrite

Pentlandite

Perovskite

Perrierite-(Ce)

'Petrified Wood'

Petzite

Phenakite

'Phillipsite'

Phlogopite

Phosphophyllite

Phosphosiderite

Phosphuranylite

Pickeringite

Piemontite

Pigeonite

'Pinite'

Plagionite

Planerite

Platinum

'Plessite'

Plumbonacrite

Portlandite ?

Prehnite

Prosopite

Pseudomalachite

'Psilomelane'

'Pumpellyite'

Pyrite

var: Auriferous Pyrite

'Pyrochlore'

Pyrochlore Group

'Pyrochlore Supergroup'

'var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

Pyrope

Pyrophanite

Pyrophyllite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Aventurine

var: Blue Quartz

var: Bull Quartz

var: Chalcedony

var: Milky Quartz

var: Moss Agate

var: Onyx

var: Plume Agate

var: Prase

var: Rock Crystal

var: Rose Quartz

var: Rutilated Quartz

var: Sceptre Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz

var: Star Quartz

Ranciéite

Reyerite

'Rhabdophane'

Rhodochrosite

Rhodonite

Rhomboclase

Riebeckite

'Riebeckite Root Name'

'var: Crocidolite'

Rockbridgeite (TL)

Romanèchite

Römerite

Rozenite

Rucklidgeite

Rutile

var: Ilmenorutile

Samarskite-(Y)

Saponite

Sauconite

'Saussurite'

'Scapolite'

Scheelite

Scholzite

Schorl

Schreibersite

Scolecite

Scorodite

Selenium

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Serpierite

Serrabrancaite

Siderite

var: Sideroplesite

Siderophyllite

Siderotil

'Silica'

Sillimanite

Silver

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

'Soapstone'

Sonolite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

Spinel

var: Pleonaste

Spionkopite

Spodumene

Stannite

Starkeyite

Staurolite

Stellerite

Stevensite

Stibnite

'Stilbite'

Stilbite-Ca

Stilpnomelane

Strengite

Strontianite

Sulphur

Sussexite

Sylvanite

Synchysite-(Ce)

Szomolnokite

Tacharanite

Taenite

Talc

var: Steatite

'Tantalite'

Tantalite-(Mn)

'Tapiolite'

Taranakite

Tellurium

Tellurobismuthite

Tennantite

Tenorite

Tephroite

Tetradymite

Tetrahedrite

Thaumasite

'Thénardite'

Thomsenolite

'Thomsonite'

Thomsonite-Ca

Thorianite

Thorite

var: Uranothorite

'Thorogummite'

Tinticite

'TiO2 II'

Titanite

Tobermorite

Topaz

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Tridymite

Triplite

Troilite

Trolleite

Tungstite

'Turgite'

Turquoise

Uraninite

Uranophane

'Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'

Vanadinite

Variscite

Vauquelinite

Vermiculite

Vesuvianite

Violarite

Vivianite

Voltaite

'Wad'

Wavellite

Weddellite

Wittichenite

Wodginite

'Wolframite'

Wollastonite

Woodhouseite

Wulfenite

Wurtzite

'Xenotime'

Xenotime-(Y)

Xonotlite

Yarrowite

Yttrialite-(Y)

'Zeolite Group'

Zincite

'Zinnwaldite'

Zircon

var: Hyacinth

Zoisite

var: Thulite


412 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Localities in this Region


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References

R. V. Dietrich (1990): Minerals of Virginia, 1990. Dept. of Mines, Minerals and Energy, Richmond, Virginia, 474 pp.

Penick, D. (1985) Virginia Mineral Locality Index: Rocks & Minerals: 60(4): 164-170. Note: the entire issue covers Virginia rocks, minerals and fossils.

D. Allen Penick, Jr. (1987) Virginia Mineral Locality Index. Virginia Minerals:Virginia Division of Mineral Resources. 33-1:1-10

Holland, J. D. (2006) Virginia lithic types: chert, quartzite and others. Quarterly Bulletin Virginia Archeological Society 61:137-152

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