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Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

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Other/historical region names associated with this locality:Auvergne; Rhône-Alpes


This region comprises the departments 'Ain', 'Allier', 'Ardèche', 'Cantal', 'Drôme', 'Isère', 'Loire', 'Haute-Loire', 'Puy-de-Dôme', 'Rhône', 'Savoie' and 'Haute-Savoie'.
This region is issued from the regrouping of the former regions 'Auvergne' and 'Rhône-Alpes'.

Mineral List

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

Acanthite

Actinolite

'Actinolite-Tremolite Series'

Adamite

var: Cuprian Adamite

Aegirine

Aegirine-augite

'Aeschynite'

Aeschynite-(Y)

Afwillite

Agardite-(Nd)

Agardite-(Y)

Aikinite

Alabandite

Albite

var: Andesine

var: Oligoclase

var: Pericline

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Allanite-(Ce)

'Allanite Group'

'Allevardite'

Allophane

Almandine

'Almandine-Pyrope Series'

'Almandine-Spessartine Series'

Aluminocopiapite

Alunite

'Alunite Supergroup'

Alunogen

Amblygonite

Amesite

'Amphibole Supergroup'

'var: Byssolite'

Analcime

Anatase (TL)

Andalusite

'Andorite'

Andorite IV

Andradite

var: Demantoid

var: Melanite

'Andradite-Grossular Series'

Anglesite

Anhydrite

Ankerite

Annabergite

Anorthite

var: Bytownite

var: Labradorite

'Anorthoclase'

Anthophyllite

Antigorite

Antimony

'Antimony Ochre'

Antlerite

'Apatite'

'Apatite Group'

'Apophyllite'

Aragonite

var: Flos Ferri

Ardennite-(As)

Arfvedsonite

Argentojarosite

Argyrodite

Arsenbrackebuschite

Arsenic

Arseniosiderite

Arsenogorceixite

Arsenogoyazite

Arsenolite

Arsenopyrite

Arsentsumebite

'Asbestos'

Asbolane

Athabascaite

Augite

'Augite-Bronzite'

Aurichalcite

Autunite

Awaruite

Axinite-(Fe) (TL)

'Axinite Group'

Axinite-(Mn)

Azurite (TL)

Bariopharmacosiderite

Baryte

'Basaltic Hornblende'

Bayldonite

Bazzite

'Beaverite-(Cu)'

Becquerelite

Beidellite

var: Ferribeidellite

Beraunite

Bergenite

Berthierine

Berthierite (TL)

Bertrandite

Beryl

var: Aquamarine

Beryllonite

Beudantite

'Beudantite Group'

'Beudantite-Segnitite Series'

Bieberite

Billietite

Bindheimite

var: Argentian Bindheimite

'Biotite'

'var: Anomite'

Bismite

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

Bismutite

'Bitumen'

Bonazziite

Boothite

Bornite

Boulangerite

Bourboulite

Bournonite

Brannerite

Bravaisite

'Bravoite'

Brazilianite

Breithauptite

'Brewsterite'

Brewsterite-Ba

Brianyoungite

Brochantite

Bromargyrite

Brookite

Bukovite

Cacoxenite

'Calcareous Tufa'

Calcite

var: Ferroan Calcite

var: Lublinite

var: Manganoan Calcite

Caledonite

Canfieldite

Cannizzarite

Carminite

Carnotite

Cassiterite

'Cathedral Quartz'

Celadonite

Celestine

Cerussite

Cervantite

'Chabazite'

'var: Phacolite'

Chabazite-Ca

Chabazite-K

Chabazite-Na

Chabazite-Sr

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcomenite

Chalcophyllite

Chalcopyrite

Chalcosiderite

'Chalcosiderite-Turquoise Series'

Chalcostibite

Chaméanite (TL)

Chamosite

Chapmanite

Chayesite

Chenite

Childrenite

Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

'var: Brunsvigite'

Chloritoid

Chromite

'Chromite-Hercynite Series'

Chrysocolla

Chrysotile

Churchite-(Y)

Cinnabar

Claudetite

Clausthalite

Clinochlore

var: Chromian Clinochlore

var: Pennine

var: Ripidolite

Clinoenstatite

'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'

'Clinotyrolite'

Cobaltite

Coffinite

Columbite-(Fe)

Columbite-(Mn)

Conichalcite

Connellite

Copiapite

Copper

Cordierite

Corkite

Cornwallite

Coronadite

Corrensite

Corundum

var: Ruby

var: Sapphire

Cosalite

Covellite

Crandallite

'Crandallite-Goyazite Series'

Crichtonite (TL)

'Crichtonite Group'

Cristobalite

Crocoite

Cryptomelane

var: Thallian Cryptomelane

Cubanite

Cuprite

var: Chalcotrichite

Curienite

Curite

Cyanotrichite

Cyrilovite

Daubréelite

Deerite

Dervillite

Descloizite

Dessauite-(Y)

Devilline

var: Zincian Devilline

Dewindtite

Diaboleite

Diadochite

Diaphorite

Diaspore

Dickite

Digenite

Diopside

var: Diallage

'Diopside-Hedenbergite Series'

Direnzoite (TL)

Dolomite

var: Ferroan Dolomite

Domeykite

Donbassite

Dravite

Dufrénite

Duftite

var: Calcio-duftite

Dumontite

Dumortierite (TL)

Dussertite

Dypingite

Dyscrasite

Elyite

Emplectite

Enargite

Enstatite

var: Bronzite

'Enstatite-Ferrosilite Series'

Eosphorite

Epidote (TL)

Epsomite

'Erionite'

Erionite-Ca

Erythrite

Eskebornite

Ettringite

Eucairite

Famatinite

Fayalite

'Feldspar Group'

Ferberite

'Ferberite-Hübnerite Series'

Ferro-actinolite

Ferro-pargasite

'Ferropargasite-Pargasite Series'

Fizélyite

Fluellite

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorapophyllite-(K)

Fluorcalciopyrochlore

Fluorite

var: Stink-Fluss

Fluoro-edenite

Fluorophlogopite

'Fornacite-Vauquelinite Series'

Forsterite

var: Peridot

Fougèrite

Francevillite

Franckeite

Freibergite

Freieslebenite

'Friedel's Salt'

Friedrichite

Fülöppite

Gahnite

Galena

var: Argentiferous Galena

Galenobismutite

'Garnet'

'Garnet Structural Group'

Garronite-Ca

Gartrellite

Gedrite

Geffroyite (TL)

Geocronite

Gersdorffite

var: Antimonian Gersdorffite

Giraudite (TL)

'Gismondine'

Gismondine-Ca

'Glass'

Glaucocerinite

Glauconite

Glaucophane

Goethite

Gold

var: Electrum

Gonnardite (TL)

Gorceixite

Goslarite

Goudeyite

Goyazite

Graphite

Greenockite

Grossular

var: Hibschite

Gudmundite

Guilleminite

'Gummite'

Gustavite

Gypsum

var: Selenite

Halite

'Hallimondite-Parsonsite Series'

'Halloysite'

Halloysite-7Å

Halotrichite

Haüyne

Hawleyite

Heazlewoodite

Heinrichite

Hematite

var: Iron Rose

var: Specularite

Hemimorphite

Hentschelite

Hercynite

var: Picotite

'Hercynite-Spinel Series'

Heulandite-Ca

Hexahydrite

'Hingganite-(Y)'

Hinsdalite

Hocartite

Hollandite

'Hornblende'

Hübnerite

Hügelite

Hydrobiotite

Hydrocalumite

Hydrocerussite

Hydroxylapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite

Hydroxylherderite

Hydrozincite

'Hypersthene'

Ianthinite

Idaite

'Iddingsite'

Ilmenite

Iodargyrite

Iron

var: Kamacite

Jalpaite

Jamesonite

Jarosite

Jennite

Johannite

Jurbanite

Kaersutite

Kainosite-(Y)

Kamarizaite

Kaolinite

Kasolite

Kermesite

'Kerstenite'

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Kidwellite

Kintoreite

Klebelsbergite

Kulkeite

Kyanite

Lacroixite

Laforêtite (TL)

Laihunite

Lanarkite

Langite

Lead

Leadhillite

Lepidocrocite

'Lepidolite'

Leucophosphite

Leucoxene

Libethenite

'Limonite'

Linarite

Linnaeite

Litharge

Lizardite

Löllingite

Luzonite

Mackinawite

Magnesiocarpholite (TL)

Magnesio-hornblende

Magnesite

var: Ferroan Magnesite

Magnetite

var: Titaniferous Magnetite

Malachite

Maldonite

'Manganese Oxides'

Manganite

Marcasite

Margarite

Mascagnite

Massicot

Masuyite

Matildite

Mawbyite

Mawsonite

Mazzite-Mg (TL)

Melanterite

var: Cuprian Melanterite

'Melilite Group'

'Melnikovite'

Meneghinite

Mercury

Merlinoite

Merrillite

Mesolite

Metanováčekite

Metastibnite

Metatorbernite

Metazeunerite

'Meteoritic Iron'

Meurigite-K

Miargyrite

'Mica Group'

Microcline

Microlite Group

Microsommite

Millerite

Mimetite

var: Campylite

'Mimetite-M'

'Mimetite-Pyromorphite Series'

Minium

Mitridatite

Mogánite

Molybdenite

Molybdofornacite

'Monazite'

Monazite-(Ce)

Montdorite (TL)

Montebrasite

Montmorillonite

Mordenite

Moschellandsbergite

Mullite

Muscovite

var: Fuchsite

var: Illite

var: Leverrierite

var: Phengite

var: Sericite

Nahcolite

Natrodufrénite

Natrojarosite

Natrolite

Nepheline

Nesquehonite

Nickeline

Nontronite

Nosean

'Nováčekite'

Nováčekite-I

Nuffieldite

Offretite (TL)

Oldhamite

'Oligoclase-Andesine'

Olivenite

'Olivine'

Olsacherite

Opal

var: Forcherite

var: Opal-AG

var: Opal-AN

var: Opal-CT

var: Wood Opal

Orpiment

Orthoclase

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Orthoserpierite (TL)

Osumilite-(Mg)

Paragonite

Paralaurionite

Pargasite

'Parisite'

Parnauite

Parsonsite

Pearceite

Pentlandite

Perhamite

Perovskite

Perryite

'Petrified Wood'

Pharmacosiderite

Phenakite

'Phillipsite'

Phillipsite-Ca

Phillipsite-K

Phillipsite-Na

Phlogopite

Phosphohedyphane

Phosphosiderite

Phosphuranylite

Pickeringite

Pigeonite

'Pinite'

Plagionite

Plancheite

Planerite

Plattnerite

Plumbogummite

'Plumbogummite Group'

Plumbojarosite

Polybasite

Portlandite

Posnjakite

Prehnite

Proustite

Pseudoboleite

Pseudobrookite

Pseudomalachite

'Psilomelane'

'Pumpellyite'

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

Pyrochlore Group

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

var: Nussièrite

Pyrope

Pyrophanite

Pyrophyllite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Chalcedony

var: Ferruginous Quartz

var: Gwindel

var: Prase

var: Pseudocubic Quartz

var: Rock Crystal

var: Sceptre Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz

'Quartz-beta'

Ramdohrite

Raspite

Realgar

Rectorite

Reichenbachite

'Retinite'

Rhabdophane-(Ce)

Rhönite

Richetite

Robertsite

Roedderite

'Roméite Group'

Röntgenite-(Ce)

Roquesite (TL)

Rosasite

Roscoelite

Rozenite

Rutherfordine

Rutile

Safflorite

'Sagenite'

Salammoniac

Sanidine

Saponite

Sapphirine

Sauconite

'Saussurite'

'Scapolite'

'var: Wernerite'

Schachnerite

'Schalenblende'

Scheelite

Schoepite

Schorl

Schreibersite

Schulenbergite

Scolecite

Scorodite

Scorzalite

Scotlandite

Segnitite

Selenium

Seligmannite

Sellaite (TL)

Semseyite

Senaite

Senarmontite

Sepiolite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

'var: Bastite'

Serpierite

Siderite

var: Sphärosiderite

Siegenite

'Silica'

Sillimanite

Silver

var: Amalgam

Skutterudite

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

Smythite

Sodalite

Spangolite

Spertiniite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

var: Marmatite

Spinel

var: Ferropicotite

var: Pleonaste

Stannite

Staurolite

Stellerite

Stephanite

Stibarsen

'Stibiconite'

Stibnite

'Stilbite'

Stilbite-Ca

Stolzite

Strashimirite

Strätlingite

Strengite

Stromeyerite

Strontianite

Strontiodresserite

Sulphur

Susannite

'Synchysite'

Synchysite-(Ce)

'Synchysite Group'

Szomolnokite

Tacharanite

Talc

'Tantalite'

Tantalite-(Mn)

Tellurite

Tellurobismuthite

Tennantite

'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'

Tenorite

Tetradymite

Tetrahedrite

Thometzekite

'Thomsonite'

Thomsonite-Ca

Thorite

var: Uranothorite

Thortveitite

Titanite

Tobermorite

Topaz

Torbernite

Tosudite

var: Lithium Tosudite

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Tridymite

Triplite

Troilite

Tschermigite

'Tsumcorite Group'

Tsumebite

Tučekite

Tungstenite

Tungstite

Tunisite

Turquoise

Tyrolite

Tyuyamunite

Ullmannite

Umangite

'Unnamed (Pb-Cu Oxide)'

Uraninite

var: Pitchblende

Uranocircite

Uranophane

Uranophane-β

Uranopilite

Uranotungstite

'Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'

Uvarovite

Valentinite (TL)

Valleriite

Vanadinite

Vandendriesscheite

Variscite

Varlamoffite

Vauquelinite

Vermiculite

Vesuvianite

Violarite

Vivianite

'Wad'

Wairakite

Wallkilldellite

Wavellite

'Wellsite'

Whewellite

Witherite

Wittichenite

'Wolframite'

Wroewolfeite

Wulfenite

Wurtzite

var: Voltzite (FRL)

'Wurtzite-2H'

Wyartite

Xanthoconite

'Xenotime'

Xenotime-(Y)

Zálesíite

Zavaritskite

Zeunerite

Zincowoodwardite

Zinkenite

Zippeite

Zircon

Zoisite


566 valid minerals. 21 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

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

Lebocey, J. & De Ascençao Guedes, R. (2011) - Rhône-Alpes, In zéolites de France, Le Règne Minéral hors-série 17, 69-92

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