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Fourteen provinces and one special municipality (the Isla de la Juventud) now comprise Cuba. These in turn were formerly part of six larger historical provinces: Pinar del Río, Habana, Matanzas, Las Villas, Camagüey and Oriente.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Actinolite
Albite
var: Andesine
Amphibole Supergroup
Analcime
'Andesine-oligoclase'
Andradite
Anglesite
Anhydrite
Anorthite
var: Bytownite

var: Labradorite
Antigorite
'Antillite'
'Apatite'
Aragonite
Arsenopyrite
Azurite
Baryte
Beudantite
Bismuthinite
Bornite
Boulangerite
Brochantite
Calcite
'Calcite Group'
Celadonite
Chalcanthite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Chloritoid
Chromite
var: Ferrian Chromite
Chrysotile
Clinochlore
var: Chromian Clinochlore
var: Sheridanite
'Clinozoisite-Epidote Series'
Copper
Covellite
Cryptomelane
Cubanite (TL)
Cuprite
Deerite
Dolomite
Edenite
'Ellestadite'
Enargite
Epidote
Erlichmanite
Ferberite
Ferricopiapite
Fluorapatite
Galena
Gallite
'Garnet'
Germanite
Gibbsite
Glaucophane
Goethite
Gold
var: Electrum
Gypsum
Halotrichite
Hematite
var: Specularite
Hercynite
var: Picotite

Hollingworthite
'Hornblende'
Hydroxylapatite
Ilmenite
Irarsite
Iridarsenite
Iridium
Jadeite
Jamesonite
Kaolinite
'K Feldspar'
Kyanite
Laumontite
Laurite
Lawsonite
'Limonite'
Lithiophorite
Lizardite
Maghemite
Magnesio-hornblende
Magnetite
Malachite
'Manganese Oxides'
Manganite
Marcasite
Muscovite
var: Phengite

var: Sericite
Neotocite
Nontronite
'Olivine'
Omphacite
Opal
var: Moss Opal

Orientite (TL)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Paragonite
Pentlandite
'Phillipsite'
Phlogopite
Plumbojarosite
'Pumpellyite'
Pyrite
Pyrolusite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Bayate
var: Chalcedony
var: Jasper
Ranciéite
Romanèchite
Rutile
'Scapolite'
Scheelite
'Serpentine Group'
Siderite
Silicon (TL)
Silver
'Smectite Group'
Sphalerite
Stibnite
Talc
Tetrahedrite
Titanite
Todorokite
'Tourmaline'
Uvarovite
Valleriite
Whitlockite
Wollastonite
Zircon


141 entries listed. 101 valid minerals. 3 type localities (valid minerals).

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Cuba
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References

Pardo, G. (2009): Geology of Cuba. AAPG Studies in Geology Series, 73 pp.

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