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Minnesota, USA

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Mineral List

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

Actinolite

Aegirine

Akaganeite

Albite

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Altaite

'Amphibole Supergroup'

'var: Uralite'

Analcime

Andradite

Ankerite

Anorthite

var: Labradorite

'Apatite'

Aragonite

Arsenopyrite

Augite

Axinite-(Mn)

Azurite

Baddeleyite

Baryte

'Biotite'

Bismuth

Bobierrite

Bornite

Braggite

Cabriite

'Calcareous Tufa'

Calcite

'Catlinite'

Cerussite

Chalcocite

var: Argentiferous Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chamosite

'Chert
var: Taconite'

'Chlorite Group'

Chromite

Chrysocolla

Chrysotile

'Clays'

'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'

Cobaltite

'Cobaltite-Gersdorffite Series'

Copper

Cordierite

Covellite

Cryptomelane

Cubanite

Cummingtonite

Datolite

Digenite

Diopside

Dolomite

Enstatite

Epidote

Fayalite

'Feldspar Group'

Ferro-actinolite

Fluorapatite

Fluorite

Forsterite

Froodite

Galena

'Garnet'

Gersdorffite

Gibbsite

Glauconite

Godlevskite

Goethite

Gold

Graphite

Greenalite (TL)

Groutite (TL)

Grunerite

Haycockite

Heazlewoodite

Hedenbergite

Hematite

var: Martite

var: Specularite

'Heulandite'

Hibbingite (TL)

Hisingerite

'Hornblende'

Hyalophane

'Hypersthene'

'Iddingsite'

Ilmenite

Isomertieite

Kaolinite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Kinoite

Kutnohorite

Laumontite

'Limonite'

Lizardite (TL)

var: Al-lizardite (FRL)

Löllingite

Mackinawite

Magnesio-riebeckite

Magnetite

var: Titaniferous Magnetite

Malachite

Manganite

Marcasite

Maucherite

Mesolite

var: Pseudomesolite

Miargyrite

'Mica Group'

Microcline

Millerite

Minnesotaite (TL)

Montmorillonite

Mooihoekite

Muscovite

var: Illite

var: Sericite

Natrolite

Nickeline

Nontronite

'Ochre'

'Olivine'

Opal

Orthoclase

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Pentlandite

Pigeonite (TL)

Prehnite

'Psilomelane'

'Pumpellyite'

Pyrite

var: Bravoite

Pyrolusite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Binghamite

var: Chalcedony

var: Eye Agate

var: Fortification Agate

var: Lake Superior Agate

var: Smoky Quartz

Rammelsbergite

Rhodochrosite

Rhodonite

Riebeckite

Romarchite

Rutile

Safflorite

Saponite

Scolecite

Sepiolite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

var: Manganoan Siderite

Silver

Sperrylite

Sphalerite

Spinel

Staurolite

Stibiopalladinite

'Stilbite'

Stilpnomelane

Stistaite

Talc

Talnakhite

Tetradymite

'Thomsonite'

Thomsonite-Ca

Titanite

'Tourmaline'

Troilite

Valleriite

Vincentite

Violarite

Yarrowite

Zircon


131 valid minerals. 6 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Rock Types Recorded

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Localities in this Region


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References

Sims, P.K. & Morey, G.M. (1972) Geology of Minnesota: A Centennial Volume (in honor of George M. Schwatz), Minnesota Geological Survey, 632 p.

Ojakangas, R. W. & C. L. Matsch, (1982) Minnesota’s Geology, University of Minnesota Press, 255 p.

Sansome, C. J. (1983) Minnesota Underfoot: a field guide to the state's outstanding geological features: Voyaguer Press, 224 p.

LaBerge, Gene L. (1994) Geology of the Lake Superior Region , Penokee Press, 313 p.

Ojakangas, Richard, (2009) Roadside Geology of Minnesota, Mountain Press, 353 p.





External Links

Minnesota Geological Survey http://www.mngs.umn.edu/

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