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Lyon Co., Nevada, USA
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Ref: Geology and Mineral Deposits of Lyon, Douglas, and Ormsby Counties, Nevada. Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Bulletin 75 (1969)

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Acanthite
Actinolite
Albite
Alunite
Anapaite
Andalusite
Andradite
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Anglesite
Anhydrite
Antlerite
'Apatite'
Aragonite
Atacamite
Augite
Aurichalcite
Autunite
'Axinite Group'
Azurite
'Biotite'
Bornite
Brochantite
Cacoxenite
Calcite
var: Iceland Spar
var: Travertine
Caledonite
Carnotite
Cerussite
Chalcanthite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
Chalcosiderite
Chlorargyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Chrysocolla
Cinnabar
Clinochlore
var: Leuchtenbergite
var: Pennine
Clinochrysotile
Clinoclase
'Clinoptilolite'
Clintonite
Conichalcite
Copper
'Copper Stain'
Cornetite
Cornubite
Covellite
Cuprite
Cyanotrichite
Delafossite
Descloizite
Diaspore
'Diatomaceous Earth'
Dickite
Diopside
Dolomite
Enargite
Enstatite
Epidote
Fluorapatite
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Fluorite
Gahnite
Galena
'Garnet'
Giraudite
Goethite
Gold
var: Electrum
Goslarite
Grossular
Gypsum
var: Selenite
Halite
'Halloysite'
Hedenbergite
Hematite
Hemimorphite
'Heulandite'
'Hornblende'
Hydrozincite
Ilmenite
Jarosite
Kaolinite
Kasolite
Kermesite
'K Feldspar
var: Adularia'

Kryzhanovskite
Langite
'Lechatelierite'
Libethenite
'Limonite'
Linarite
Ludwigite
Magnetite
Malachite
Marcasite
Marialite
Melanterite
Meta-autunite
Metatorbernite
Mimetite
Mirabilite
Molybdenite
Molybdite
Montmorillonite
Mordenite
Muscovite
var: Sericite

Neotocite
Nontronite
Olivenite
Opal
Orpiment
'Orthobrochantite'
Orthoclase
Paratacamite
'Petrified Wood'
Phosphuranylite
Piemontite
Polybasite
Powellite
Proustite
Pseudomalachite
Pyrargyrite
Pyrite
Pyromorphite
Pyrophyllite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Agate
var: Amethyst
var: Chalcedony
var: Jasper
var: Rock Crystal
var: Rose Quartz
Quartz
var: Rutilated Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz
Rosasite
Rutile
'Scapolite'
Scheelite
Schorl
Scolecite
Scorodite
Serpierite
Silver
Spangolite
Sphalerite
Spinel
Stephanite
Stibnite
'Stilbite'
Strengite
Sulphur
Szaibélyite
Talc
Tangeite
Tenorite
Tetrahedrite
Thénardite
Titanite
Torbernite
'Tourmaline'
Tremolite
Turquoise
Tyuyamunite
Uraninite
Uranophane
Uvarovite
Variscite
Vesuvianite
Volborthite
'Wad'
Wavellite
Wollastonite
Wulfenite
Zeunerite
'Zincaluminite'
Zircon
Zoisite
var: Thulite



186 entries listed. 144 valid minerals.

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