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Pakistan

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Pakistan is a federation of four provinces: Punjab, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan, as well as the Islamabad Capital Territory and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas in the northwest, which include the Frontier Regions.

Local government follows a three-tier system of districts, tehsils and union councils, with an elected body at each tier. There are about 130 districts altogether, of which Azad Kashmir has ten and Gilgit–Baltistan seven. The Tribal Areas comprise seven tribal agencies and six small frontier regions detached from neighbouring districts.

A former splitting of the provinces into divisions (e.g. Malakand Division) seems to have been abolished.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Actinolite
Aegirine
Alabandite
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
var: Oligoclase
var: Pericline
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Allanite-(Ce)
'Allanite Group'
Almandine
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'
Aluminite
Alumohydrocalcite
Alunite
'Amphibole Supergroup'
'var: Byssolite'
Anatase
Andradite
var: Demantoid
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Anhydrite
Ankerite
Anorthite
Antigorite
'Apatite'
Aragonite
Artinite
'Asbestos'
Aspidolite
Astrophyllite
Atheneite
Augite
var: Fassaite
var: Soda-Augite
Autunite
Awaruite
var: Iridian Awaruite
Axinite-(Fe)
'Axinite Group'
Azurite
Baotite
Baryte
'Bastnäsite'
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Bastnäsite-(La)
Bavenite
Bertrandite
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
var: Emerald
var: Goshenite
var: Morganite
Beryllonite
Billwiseite (TL)
'Biotite'
Blödite
Borcarite
Bornite
Braunite
Brochantite
Brookite
Brucite
Calcite
Caledonite
Cancrinite
Cassiterite
Celestine
Cerussite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
Chamosite
Chevkinite-(Ce)
'Chlorite Group'
Chondrodite
Chromite
var: Ferrichromite
'Chromium-dravite'
Chrysocolla
Chrysotile
'Clay'
Clinochlore
var: Pennine
Clinoenstatite
Clinohumite
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Clinozoisite
'Clinozoisite-Epidote Series'
Cobaltite
'Columbite'
Columbite-(Fe)
Columbite-(Mn)
Copper
Corundum
var: Ruby
var: Sapphire
Covellite
Cristobalite
Cubanite
Cuprite
Daubréelite
Delafossite
Digenite
Diopside
var: Chromian Diopside
Dolomite
Dravite
Elbaite
'Elbaite-Schorl Series'
Enargite
Enstatite
Eosphorite
Epidote
Eudidymite
'Feldspar Group'
Ferberite
'Ferritchromite'
Ferro-actinolite
Ferrowodginite
Fluorapatite
Fluorite
Fluornatromicrolite
Foitite
Forsterite
var: Peridot
Gadolinite-(Ce)
Gadolinite-(Y)
Galena
'Garnet'
Geikielite
Genthelvite
Gersdorffite
Getchellite
Glauberite
Goethite
Gold
var: Electrum
Graphite
Grossular
var: Hessonite
Gypsum
Halite
Hambergite
Heazlewoodite
Hedenbergite
Helvine
Hematite
var: Specularite
'Herderite-Hydroxylherderite Series'
Hessite
'Hingganite-(Y)'
Hollandite
'Hornblende'
Hübnerite
Huntite
Hydromagnesite
Hydroxylherderite
'Hypersthene'
Ilmenite
Iron
var: Kamacite

var: Martensite
Jarosite
'Joséite'
Kainite
Kaolinite
Katophorite
Keilite
'K Feldspar'
'var: Adularia'
Kieserite
Kyanite
Langbeinite
Lazulite
'Lepidolite'
'Limonite'
Linarite
Lizardite
Löllingite
Ludwigite
Mackinawite
Magnesio-arfvedsonite
Magnesiochromite
Magnesio-hornblende
Magnesio-riebeckite
Magnesite
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Malachite
Manganite
Marcasite
Margarite
Melonite
Merenskyite
'Mica Group'
Microcline
var: Amazonite
Microlite Group
Millerite
Molybdenite
Molybdite
'Monazite'
Monazite-(Ce)
Moncheite
Montebrasite
Montmorillonite
Munirite (TL)
Muscovite
var: Fuchsite
var: Phengite
var: Sericite
Neotocite
Niningerite
Norbergite
Oldhamite
'Olivine'
Omphacite
Opal
var: Hyalite

var: Opal-AN
Orpiment
Orthoclase
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Osbornite
Paragonite
Pargasite
'Parisite'
Parisite-(Ce)
Pectolite
Pentlandite
Periclase
Perovskite
Perryite
'Perthite'
'Petroleum'
Phenakite
Phlogopite
Pigeonite
'Plessite'
Pollucite
Prehnite
'Psilomelane'
Pyrite
'Pyrochlore'
Pyrochlore Group
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: "Herkimer-style" Quartz
var: Amethyst
var: Chalcedony
var: Jasper
var: Milky Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
var: Rose Quartz
var: Rutilated Quartz
var: Sceptre Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
Rhabdophane-(Ce)
Rhodochrosite
Riebeckite
Rutile
'Sagenite'
Sapphirine
'Scapolite'
'Scapolite Group'
Scheelite
Schorl
Schreibersite
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Siderite
'Silica'
Sinoite (TL)
'Smectite Group'
Sperrylite
Spessartine
Sphalerite
Spinel
Spodumene
var: Kunzite
Stellerite
'Stibiconite'
Stibiocolumbite
Stibiotantalite
Stibnite
Strontianite
Sylvite
Taenite
Talc
'Tantalite'
Tantalite-(Mn)
'Tapiolite'
'Tapiolite Group'
Temagamite
Tenorite
Tetra-auricupride
Thorite
Titanite
Topaz
'Tourmaline'
'var: Indicolite'
'var: Rubellite'
Tremolite
Tridymite
Triplite
Troilite
Tschermakite
'UM1981-07-E:FeIrNiOsRu'
'Uvite'
Väyrynenite
Vermiculite
Vesuvianite
Viitaniemiite
Violarite
Vonsenite
'Wehrlite'
Wulfenite
Wüstite
'Xenotime'
Xenotime-(Y)
Zaherite (TL)
Zircon
Zoisite


328 entries listed. 223 valid minerals. 4 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Pakistan
Pakistan

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