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Acanthite
Actinolite
Aguilarite
Akaganeite
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
var: Oligoclase
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Allanite'
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
'Chert'
Chlorargyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Chrysoberyl
Chrysocolla
Cinnabar
Clausthalite
Clinochlore
var: Pennine
'Clinoptilolite'
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
'Columbite'
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Copper
'Copper Stain'
Corkite
Covellite
Crandallite
Cronstedtite
Cuprite
Devilline
Dickite
Diopside
Dolomite
var: Ferroan Dolomite
Duftite
Dussertite
Enargite
Englishite
Epidote
Eskebornite
Eucairite
Faustite
Fayalite
'Feldspar Group'
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
'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
'Perthite'
'Petrified Wood'
Phenakite
Phlogopite
Planerite
Plumbojarosite
Polybasite
Powellite
Proustite
'Psilomelane'
'Pumpellyite'
Pyrargyrite
Pyrite
Pyrolusite
Pyromorphite
Pyrophyllite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
Quartz
var: Agate

var: Amethyst
var: Chalcedony
var: Citrine
var: Jasper
var: Rose Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
Realgar
Rhodochrosite
Rhodonite
Rosasite
Rutile
Sanidine
Scheelite
Schuetteite
Scorodite
Selenium
Sénarmontite
Sepiolite
'Serpentine Group'
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
Zircon
Zunyite


257 entries listed. 197 valid minerals.

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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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