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New Caledonia

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Name(s) in local language(s):Nouvelle Calédonie


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Mineral List

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

Acanthite

Actinolite

Aegirine

Aikinite

Albite

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Allanite-(Ce)

Almandine

Amesite

'Amphibole Supergroup'

Andradite

Anglesite

'Apatite'

Arsenopyrite

Asbolane

Augite

Aurichalcite

Awaruite

Azurite

Barroisite

Baryte

Bismuthinite

Bornite

Bowieite

Brochantite

Calcite

Celadonite

Cerussite

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chloritoid

'Chocolite'

Chromite

'Chromite-Magnesiochromite Series'

Chrysocolla

Chrysotile

Clinochrysotile

Clinoenstatite

Clinozoisite

Cobaltite

Cooperite

Copper

Covellite

Cryptomelane

Cubanite

Cuprite

Cuprorhodsite

Deerite

Diopside

var: Chromian Diopside

Dolomite

Enargite

Enstatite

var: Bronzite

Epidote

Erlichmanite

Erythrite

Ferrocarpholite

Ferro-glaucophane

Ferronickelplatinum

Forsterite

var: Peridot

Galena

'Garnet'

'Garnierite'

Gedrite

Gibbsite

'Glass'

Glaucophane

Goethite

Gold

'Grossular-Hibschite Series'

Grunerite

Gypsum

Heazlewoodite

Hematite

Hemimorphite

Hollingworthite

'Hornblende'

Hydromagnesite

Hydrozincite

Idaite

Ilmenite

Irarsite

Iridium

var: Ruthenosmiridium

Isoferroplatinum

'Jade'

Jalpaite

Jarosite

Kaolinite

'Kerolite'

Laumontite

Laurite

Lawsonite

Lepidocrocite

'Limonite'

Linarite

Lithiophorite

Lizardite

Mackinawite

Maghemite

var: Alumomaghemite

Magnesiochromite

Magnesite

Magnetite

Malachite

Malanite

Manganite

Marcasite

Miassite

'Mica Group'

Microcline

Millerite

Molybdenite

Muscovite

var: Phengite

Népouite (TL)

Nickel (TL)

Odinite

'Olivine'

Omphacite

Opal

Orcelite (TL)

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Osmium

Pargasite

Pecoraite

Pentlandite

'Pimelite'

Potarite

'Prassoite'

Prehnite

'Pumpellyite'

Pyrite

Pyromorphite

Pyrophyllite

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

Ramsdellite

Rhodochrosite

Rutile

var: Nigrine

Saponite

Scheelite

Scorodite

Selenium

Senarmontite

Sepiolite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

Silver

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

Sperrylite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

Spinel

Stibnite

Stilpnomelane

Sudburyite

Sulphur

Takovite

Talc

Tenorite

Tetraferroplatinum

Tetrahedrite

Thortveitite

Titanite

Todorokite

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Tschermakite

Tulameenite

Uvarovite

Vaesite

Valentinite

Vermiculite

'Wad'

Willemseite

Wulfenite

Xenotime-(Y)

Xingzhongite

Yttrialite-(Y)

Zircon

Zoisite


157 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Localities in this Region


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References

Pelatan, L. (1892) Les mines de la Nouvelle-Calédonie. Journal le génie civil.

Glasser, M. (1932): XIII. Nouvelle-Calédonie. In La Géologie et les Mines de la France d´outre=Mer. Sociéte d`Editions Géographiques, Maritimes et Coploniales, Paris 1932, 445-471

Lillie, A. R., & Brothers, R. N. (1970). The geology of New Caledonia. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 13(1), 145-183.

Brindley, G.W. & Hsien Ming Wan. (1975): Compositions, structures, and thermal behavior of nickel-containing minerals in the lizardite-nepouite series. American Mineralogist. 60, 863-871 [With analysis of Nepouite from New Caledonia]

Augé, T. and Maurizot, P. (1995) Stratiform and alluvial platinum mineralization in the New Caledonia ophiolite complex. Canadian Mineralogist: 33: 1023-1045.

Spandler, C., Hermann, J., & Rubatto, R., (2004) Exsolution of thortveitite, yttrialite, and xenotime during low-temperature recrystallization of zircon from New Caledonia, and their significance for trace element incorporation in zircon. American Mineralogist 89: 1795-1806

Cassian, P. (2007). New Caledonia Geology and Mining. In ニューカレドニアの投資環境調査 2007 年 (p. 58).

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