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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'
Allanite-(Ce)
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'
'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'
'Bauxite'
Bavenite
Beidellite
'Bentonite'
Bermanite
Bertrandite
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
var: Goshenite
var: Heliodor
β-Fergusonite-(Ce)
Beudantite
Bianchite
'Bindheimite'
'Biotite'
Birnessite
Bismuth
Bismutite
Böhmite
Bornite
Boulangerite
Bournonite
Brochantite
Brockite
Brookite
Brucite
Brushite
Bütschliite
Cacoxenite
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
'Chert'
'Chevkinite'
Chevkinite-(Ce)
Chiolite
Chlorapatite
Chlorargyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Chloritoid
'Chloromagnesite'
Chromite
Chrysoberyl
Chrysocolla
'Chrysolite'
Chrysotile
Churchite-(Y)
Claudetite
'Clay'
Clinochlore
var: Colerainite
var: Delessite
var: Diabantite
var: Pennine
var: Ripidolite
Clinozoisite
Cobaltite
Coffinite
'Columbite'
Columbite-(Fe)
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Conichalcite
Copiapite
Copper
Coquimbite
Cordierite
Coronadite
Corundum
Cosalite
Covellite
Crandallite
Cristobalite
Cryolite
Cryptomelane
Cubanite
Cummingtonite
Cuprite
var: Chalcotrichite
Cuprobismutite
Cuprotungstite
Datolite
Diamond
Diaspore
Dickite
Digenite
Diopside
var: Chromian Diopside
Djurleite
Dolomite
var: Ferroan Dolomite
Dravite
Dufrénite
Duftite
Elpasolite
'Emery'
Enargite
'Endellite'
Enstatite
var: Bronzite
Epidote
var: Withamite
Epistilbite
Epsomite
Erythrite
Ettringite
Euclase
Euxenite-(Y)
Fayalite
'Feldspar Group'
'var: Sunstone'
Felsőbányaite
'Fergusonite'
Ferricopiapite
Ferrinatrite
Ferrohexahydrite
Ferro-hornblende
'Ferro-tschermakite'
Fibroferrite
'Florencite'
Fluellite
Fluorapatite
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Fluorite
var: Chlorophane
Forsterite
Freibergite
'Gadolinite'
Gahnite
Galaxite
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
Galenobismutite
'Garnet'
Gearksutite
Gedrite
Gehlenite
Geocronite
Gibbsite
Glauconite
Goethite
Gold
var: Electrum
Goosecreekite (TL)
Goyazite
Graphite
Greenockite
Grossular
Grunerite
Gudmundite
Gunningite
Gypsum
var: Satin Spar Gypsum
var: Selenite
Gyrolite
Halite
'Halloysite'
Halotrichite
Harmotome
Hastingsite
Hausmannite
Hedenbergite
Helvine
Hematite
var: Martite
var: Specularite
Hemimorphite
Hercynite
var: Picotite
Hessite
'Heulandite'
Heulandite-Ca
Hexahydrite
Hisingerite
'Högbomite'
Hollandite
'Hornblende'
Hübnerite
Hydrobiotite
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
'Metahalloysite'
Metauranocircite
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
Ottrélite
Pachnolite
Palygorskite
Paracoquimbite
Paragonite
Pargasite
'Parisite'
Pectolite
Pentahydrite
Pentlandite
Perovskite
Perrierite-(Ce)
'Perthite'
'Petrified Wood'
Petzite
Phenakite
'Phillipsite'
Phlogopite
Phosphophyllite
Phosphosiderite
Phosphuranylite
Pickeringite
Piemontite
Pigeonite
'Pinite'
Plagionite
Planerite
Platinum
Plumbonacrite
Portlandite ?
Prehnite
'Prochlorite'
Prosopite
Pseudomalachite
'Psilomelane'
'Pumpellyite'
Pyrite
var: Auriferous Pyrite
Pyrochlore Group
'Pyrochlore Supergroup
var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'

Pyrolusite
Pyromorphite
'Pyromorphite Subgroup'
Pyrope
Pyrophanite
Pyrophyllite
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Agate
var: Amethyst
var: Aventurine
var: Blue Quartz
var: Bull Quartz
var: Chalcedony
var: Jasper
var: Milky Quartz
var: Moss Agate
var: Onyx
var: Plume Agate
Quartz
var: Prase

var: Rock Crystal
var: Rose Quartz
var: Rutilated Quartz
var: Sceptre Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
var: Star Quartz
Ralstonite
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 Group'
Serpierite
Serrabrancaite
Siderite
var: Sideroplesite
Siderophyllite
Siderotil
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
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-(Y)
Xonotlite
Yarrowite
Yttrialite-(Y)
Zeolite Group
Zincite
'Zinnwaldite'
Zircon
var: Cyrtolite
var: Hyacinth
Zoisite
var: Thulite


588 entries listed. 402 valid minerals. 3 type localities (valid minerals).

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References

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

Rocks & Min.: 60: 164-170.

Holland, J. D. (2006) Virginia Lithic Types: Chert, quartzite and Others. Quarterly Bulletin Virginia Archeological Society 61:137-152

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