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Tennessee, USA

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Wide range of environments from the Mississippi embayment in the west to the Appalachian Mountains in the east.

Mineral List

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

Acanthite

Actinolite

Akaganeite

Alabandite

Albite

var: Andesine

var: Oligoclase

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

'Allanite Group'

Allophane

Almandine

'Alum Group'

Aluminite

Alum-(K)

Alunogen

'Amber'

Amesite

Ammoniojarosite

Anatase

Anglesite

Anhydrite

Ankerite

Anorthite

var: Bytownite

var: Labradorite

Anthophyllite

Antigorite

'Apatite'

'var: Collophane'

Apjohnite

Aragonite

Arsenopyrite

Augite

Azurite

Baryte

var: Strontian Baryte

'Bentonite'

Beraunite

'Biotite'

'Bitumen'

Bornite

Botryogen

Braunite

Brushite

Cacoxenite

'Calamine'

Calcite

var: Travertine

Celestine

var: Barian Celestine

Cerussite

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

var: Ducktownite

Chalcopyrite

Chamosite

'Chlorite Group'

Chloritoid

Chromite

Chrysocolla

Chrysotile

Clinochlore

'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'

Clinozoisite

Cohenite

Copiapite

Copper

Corrensite

Coskrenite-(Ce) (TL)

Covellite

Cristobalite

Cryptomelane

Cubanite

Cummingtonite

Cuprite

Daubréelite

Destinezite (TL)

Diadochite

Diamond

Dietrichite

Diopside

Dolomite

Dufrénite

Enargite

Epidote

Epsomite

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Perthite'

Felsőbányaite

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorite

Fluorwavellite

Galena

'Garnet'

Gibbsite

'Glass'

Glauconite

Goethite

Gold

Graphite

var: Cliftonite

Greenockite

Gwihabaite

Gypsum

var: Selenite

Halotrichite

Hausmannite

Haxonite

Hedenbergite

Hematite

var: Martite

var: Specularite

Hemimorphite

Hexahydrite

Hollandite

'Hornblende'

Hydrobiotite

Hydromagnesite

Hydrozincite

'Hypersthene'

Ilmenite

Iron

var: Kamacite

Jarosite

Jurbanite

Kaolinite

'K Feldspar'

Kyanite

Lacroixite

Lawrencite (TL)

Leucoxene

Levinsonite-(Y) (TL)

'Limonite'

Lithiophorite

'Lorettoite'

Maghemite

Magnesiocopiapite

Magnesio-hornblende

Magnesite

Magnetite

Malachite

'Manganese Oxides'

Manganite

Marcasite

Meionite

Melanterite

var: Cuprian Melanterite

Merrillite

'Mica Group'

Microcline

Molybdenite

'Monazite'

Montmorillonite

'Moonstone'

Muscovite

var: Illite

var: Mariposite

var: Sericite

Nepheline

Niter

Nitrocalcite (TL)

Nitromagnesite (TL)

'Olivine'

Opal

Orthoclase

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Paragonite

Pentlandite

Perovskite

'Petrified Wood'

Phlogopite

Pickeringite

Pigeonite

Pirssonite

'Plessite'

Prehnite

Pseudomalachite

'Psilomelane'

Pumpellyite-(Fe3+) ?

Pyrite

Pyrolusite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Blue Quartz

var: Carnelian

var: Chalcedony

var: Dendritic Agate

var: Iris Agate

var: Milky Quartz

var: Rock Crystal

var: Smoky Quartz

Rectorite

Rhodochrosite

Rhodonite

Römerite

Roscherite

Rozenite

Rutile

Schreibersite

Schwertmannite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

Siderotil

Silver

Slavíkite

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

'Soapstone'

Spessartine

Sphalerite

Spinel

Stannite

Starkeyite

Staurolite

Stilpnomelane

Strengite

Strontianite

Sulphur

Taenite

Talc

Tenorite

Tetrahedrite

Tetrataenite

Thaumasite

Thorite

var: Uranothorite

Titanite

Topaz

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Tridymite

Troilite

Tschermigite

'Turgite'

Variscite

var: Ferrian Variscite

Vaterite

Vermiculite

Vesuvianite

Vivianite

Voltaite

'Wad'

Wavellite

Witherite

'Xenotime'

Yavapaiite

Zircon

Zoisite

Zugshunstite-(Ce) (TL)


185 valid minerals. 7 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.

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Localities in this Region


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References

Travis A. Paris (2011) Tennessee Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 86:300-328

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