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Elko Co., Nevada, USA

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Millerite collecting site in the Meikle mine

Meikle Mine, Bootstrap District, Elko Co., Nevada, USA
Millerite collecting site in the Meikle mine

Meikle Mine, Bootstrap District, Elko Co., Nevada, USA
 


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Mineral List

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

Acanthite

Actinolite

Aguilarite

Akaganeite

Albite

var: Cleavelandite

var: Oligoclase

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

'Allanite Group'

Almandine

Alunite

Ammonioalunite

Anatase

Andalusite

Andradite

Anglesite

Ankerite

Annabergite

'Apatite'

Aragonite

Argentojarosite

Arsenic

Arseniosiderite

Arsenogorceixite

Arsenopyrite

Aurichalcite

Autunite

'Axinite Group'

Azurite

Baryte

Bassanite

Bayldonite

Bementite

'Bentonite'

Beryl

Beryllonite

Berzelianite

Beudantite

Bindheimite

'Biotite'

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

Bornite

Boulangerite

Brannerite

Brochantite

Bromargyrite

Buddingtonite

Calcite

Caledonite

Calomel

Carminite

Carnotite

Cassiterite

Celsian

Cerussite

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chamosite

Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chrysoberyl

Chrysocolla

Cinnabar

Clausthalite

Clinochlore

var: Pennine

'Clinoptilolite'

'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'

'Columbite'

'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'

'Columbite-Tantalite'

Copper

'Copper Stain'

Corkite

Covellite

Crandallite

Cronstedtite

Cuprite

Devilline

Dickite

Diopside

Dolomite

var: Ferroan Dolomite

Duftite

Dussertite

Emplectite

Enargite

Englishite

Epidote

Eskebornite

Eucairite

Faustite

Fayalite

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Perthite'

Fischesserite

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorite

Fornacite

Fraipontite

Freibergite

Galena

Galkhaite

'Garnet'

Goethite

Gold

var: Electrum

Graphite

Gypsum

'Halloysite'

Halotrichite

Hedenbergite

Hematite

var: Specularite

Hemimorphite

Hisingerite

'Hornblende'

Hübnerite

Hyalophane

Hydrozincite

Ilmenite

Ilsemannite

Ilvaite

Jarosite

Kaolinite

Kermesite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Kyanite

'Lepidolite'

Leucophosphite

Libethenite

'Limonite'

Linarite

Lipscombite

Lorándite

Magnetite

Malachite

Mansfieldite

Marcasite

Mercury

Meta-autunite

Metacinnabar

Metastibnite

Metatorbernite

Metatyuyamunite

Metavariscite

Miargyrite

'Mica Group'

Microcline

var: Amazonite

Millerite

Mimetite

Minium

Molybdenite

'Monazite'

Montgomeryite

Montmorillonite

Muscovite

var: Illite

var: Mariposite

var: Sericite

Nacrite

Naumannite

Nickeline

Nontronite

'Olivine'

Opal

var: Opal-AN

Orpiment

Orthoclase

Pentlandite

'Petrified Wood'

Phenakite

Phlogopite

Planerite

Plumbojarosite

Polybasite

Powellite

Proustite

'Psilomelane'

'Pumpellyite'

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

Pyrophyllite

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Chalcedony

var: Citrine

var: Rose Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz

Realgar

Rhodochrosite

Rhodonite

Rosasite

Rutile

Sanidine

Scheelite

Scholzite

Schuetteite

Scorodite

Selenium

Senarmontite

Sepiolite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

Sillimanite

Silver

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

Stephanite

'Stibiconite'

Stibnite

Stromeyerite

Strontianite

Sulphur

Szomolnokite

Talc

Tellurobismuthite

Tennantite

Tenorite

Tetrahedrite

Titanite

Topaz

Torbernite

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Turquoise

Uraninite

Uranophane

Valentinite

Vanadinite

Variscite

Vauquelinite

Vesuvianite

Volborthite

Voltaite

'Wad'

Wavellite

Willemite

Wollastonite

Wulfenite

Wurtzite

Zapatalite

Zincolibethenite

Zircon

Zunyite


204 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Localities in this Region


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References

Nevada Bureau Mines and Geology - Bull 106 Geology and Mineral Resources of Elko County, Nevada (1991)

Early history: University of Nevada Press: Shawn Hall (1998) Old Heart of Nevada: Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Elko County.

Smith, Roscoe Maurice (1976) Mineral resources of Elko County, Nevada. USGS Open-File Report 76-56

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