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Khibiny Massif, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern Region, Russia
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Name(s) in local language(s): Хибины, Хибинский массив
 
An alkaline massif. Yakovenchuk et al. (2005) list about 70 mineral localities within this massif.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Aegirine
Aegirine-augite
Aenigmatite
Aeschynite-(Ce)
Agrellite
Akaganeite
Åkermanite
Alabandite
Albite
var: Andesine
var: Oligoclase
Allophane
Alluaivite
Almandine
Alstonite
Altaite
Altisite (TL)
Amesite
Amicite
Amphibole Supergroup
Analcime
Anatase
'Ancylite'
Ancylite-(Ce)
Ancylite-(La) (TL)
Andalusite
Andradite
Andrianovite (TL)
Anglesite
Ankerite
Annite
Anorthite
var: Labradorite
'Anorthoclase'
'Apatite'
Aplowite
Aragonite
Arctite (TL)
Arfvedsonite
Argentopentlandite
Armbrusterite (TL)
Arsenopyrite
'Asphaltum'
Astrophyllite
Augite
Baddeleyite
Bafertisite
Banalsite
Baotite
'Ba-Priderite'
Barentsite (TL)
Barylite
Barylite-1O (TL)
Baryte
Barytocalcite
Barytolamprophyllite (TL)
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Belovite-(Ce)
Belovite-(La) (TL)
'Belyankinite'
Berthierine
Bertrandite
Beryllite
β-Lomonosovite
'Biotite'
'Bitumen'
Böhmite
Bonshtedtite (TL)
Bornemanite
Bornite
Bradleyite
Brannerite
Breithauptite
Britholite-(Ce)
Brochantite
Bromellite
Brookite
Burbankite
var: Strontioburbankite
Burovaite-Ca (TL)
Bussenite (TL)
Cafetite
Calcioancylite-(Ce)
Calcite
var: Manganoan Calcite
Calzirtite
Canasite (TL)
Cancrinite
Cancrisilite
Carbobystrite (TL)
Carbocernaite
Cassiterite
Catapleiite
Cebaite-(Ce)
Celadonite
Celestine
Cerite-(Ce)
Cerite-(La) (TL)
Cerussite
'Chabazite'
Chabazite-Ca
Chabazite-K
Chabazite-Na
Chabazite-Sr
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
Chevkinite-(Ce)
Chivruaiite
Chkalovite
Chlorbartonite (TL)
Chondrodite
Chromite
Chrysoberyl
Chrysotile
Clinochlore
Clinophosinaite (TL)
Cobaltite
Cobaltpentlandite
Columbite-(Fe)
Cordierite
Cordylite-(Ce)
Corundum
var: Sapphire
Coulsonite
Covellite
Crawfordite (TL)
Crichtonite
Cristobalite
Cryolite
Cryptomelane
Cryptophyllite (TL)
Cubanite
Cuprite
Cuspidine
Davinciite (TL)
Dawsonite
Delhayelite
Delindeite
Deloneite (TL)
Denisovite (TL)
Diaspore
Dickite
Diopside
Diversilite-(Ce) (TL)
Djerfisherite
Dolomite
Dolomite
var: Manganoan Dolomite

Donnayite-(Y)
Dorfmanite (TL)
Edenite
Edgarite (TL)
Edingtonite
Eitelite
Ekplexite (TL)
Elpasolite
Elpidite
Enstatite
Epididymite
Epidote
Ershovite (TL)
Erythrite
Eskolaite
Eudialyte
Eudidymite
Eveslogite (TL)
Ewaldite
Fayalite
'Feldspar Group'
Fenaksite (TL)
Fergusonite-(Y)
Ferri-katophorite
'Ferrikatophorite-Katophorite Series'
'Ferri-nybøite'
Ferri-taramite
Ferroceladonite
'Ferro-eckermannite'
Ferro-ferri-katophorite
Ferro-ferri-nybøite
Ferro-katophorite
Ferrokentbrooksite
Ferro-pargasite
Ferro-richterite
Ferrosilite
Ferrotychite (TL)
Fersmanite (TL)
Fivegite (TL)
Fluorapatite
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Fluorcalciobritholite (TL)
Fluorcanasite (TL)
Fluorcaphite (TL)
Fluorite
Fluoro-edenite
Fluorophlogopite
Fluorstrophite
Forsterite
'Foshallasite'
Franconite
Franklinite
Freudenbergite
Gadolinite-(Ce)
Gahnite
Gaidonnayite
Galena
Gaylussite
Georgbarsanovite (TL)
Georgechaoite
Gerasimovskite
Gibbsite
Glaucochroite
Glauconite
'Gmelinite'
Gobbinsite
Goethite
Gold
Goldmanite
Gonnardite
Götzenite
Graphite
Grossular
Gutkovaite-Mn (TL)
Gwihabaite
Gypsum
Halite
'Halloysite'
Harmotome
Hastingsite
Haüyne
Hedenbergite
Hematite
Hemimorphite
Henrymeyerite
Hercynite
Hessite
Heulandite-Ca
Heulandite-K
Hilairite
Hisingerite
Hochelagaite
Hollandite
Huanghoite-(Ce)
'Hydroastrophyllite'
Hydrocerussite
Hydrodelhayelite (TL)
'Hydromuscovite'
Hydrotalcite
Hydroxylapatite
var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite
'Hypersthene'
Ikaite
Ikranite
Ilímaussite-(Ce)
Ilmenite
Imandrite (TL)
Iron
Isolueshite (TL)
Ivanyukite-Cu (TL)
Ivanyukite-K (TL)
'Ivanyukite-Na' (TL)
Ivanyukite-Na-C (TL)
Ivanyukite-Na-T (TL)
Janhaugite
Jarosite
Kaersutite
Kalborsite (TL)
Kalicinite
Kalifersite (TL)
Kalsilite
Kaolinite
Karelianite
Kaskasite (TL)
Kassite
Katophorite
Kazakovite
Kazanskyite (TL)
Keldyshite
Kentbrooksite
'K Feldspar'
Khanneshite
Khibinskite (TL)
Kihlmanite-(Ce) (TL)
Koashvite (TL)
Kolskyite (TL)
Komarovite
Kostylevite (TL)
Kukharenkoite-(Ce) (TL)
Kukharenkoite-(La) (TL)
Kukisvumite (TL)
Kupletskite
Kutnohorite
Kuzmenkoite-Mn
Kuzmenkoite-Zn
Labuntsovite-Fe (TL)
Labuntsovite-Mg
Labuntsovite-Mn (TL)
'Labuntsovite Supergroup'
Labyrinthite (TL)
Lamprophyllite
Lanarkite
Låvenite
Lead
Leadhillite
Leifite
Lemmleinite-Ba (TL)
Lemmleinite-K (TL)
'Lepidomelane'
Leucite
Leucophanite
Leucosphenite
Lintisite
Lisitsynite (TL)
Litharge
Lithosite (TL)
Litvinskite
Löllingite
Lomonosovite
Loparite-(Ce) (TL)
var: Nioboloparite
Lorenzenite
Loveringite
Lovozerite
Lucasite-(Ce)
Lueshite
Mackinawite
Magnesio-arfvedsonite
Magnesioastrophyllite (TL)
Magnesiochromite
Magnesio-hastingsite
Magnesio-riebeckite
Magnesite
'Magnesium Astrophyllite'
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Makatite
Malachite
'Manganbelyankinite'
Manganokaskasite (TL)
Manganokukisvumite
Manganoneptunite (TL)
Mannardite
var: Ankangite

Marcasite
'Mckelveyite'
Mckelveyite-(Y)
Megacyclite (TL)
Megakalsilite (TL)
Melanterite
'Melilite'
Meliphanite
Merlinoite
Mesolite
Microcline
Middendorfite (TL)
Minium
Moissanite
Molybdenite
'Molybdenite-3R'
Molybdite
Monazite-(Ce)
Mongolite
Monticellite
Montmorillonite
Morimotoite
Mosandrite
var: Lovchorrite
Mukhinite
Murmanite
Murunskite
Muscovite
var: Illite
Nabaphite (TL)
Nacaphite (TL)
Nafertisite (TL)
Nahcolite
Nahpoite
Narsarsukite
Nastrophite
Natisite
Natrite (TL)
'Natrokomarovite' (TL)
Natrolite
Natron
Natrophosphate (TL)
Natrosilite
Natroxalate
Nechelyustovite (TL)
Nefedovite (TL)
Neighborite
Nenadkevichite
Neotocite
Nepheline
Neptunite
Neskevaaraite-Fe
Nontronite
Nordite-(Ce)
Nordite-(La)
Nordstrandite
Normandite
Nosean
Odintsovite
Olgite
Olympite (TL)
Opal
Orickite
Orthoclase
Paraershovite (TL)
Paragonite
Parakeldyshite (TL)
Parakuzmenkoite-Fe
Paranatisite (TL)
Paranatrolite
Paratsepinite-Ba
Paratsepinite-Na (TL)
Paraumbite (TL)
Paravinogradovite (TL)
Pargasite
Parisite-(Ce)
Pectolite
var: Manganoan Pectolite
Pentlandite
Perlialite (TL)
Perovskite
Perrierite-(Ce)
Petarasite
Petersenite-(Ce)
'Phillipsite'
Phillipsite-Ca
Phillipsite-K
Phlogopite
Phosinaite-(Ce) (TL)
Pirssonite
Podlesnoite (TL)
Polezhaevaite-(Ce) (TL)
Polylithionite
Potassic-arfvedsonite (TL)
'Potassic-ferri-katophorite'
'Potassic-ferro-richterite'
Potassic-fluoro-richterite
'Potassic-magnesio-arfvedsonite'
'Potassic-richterite'
Priderite
'Psilomelane'
Pyatenkoite-(Y)
Pyrargyrite
Pyrite
'Pyrochlore'
Pyrochlore Group
var: Bariopyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)
var: Yttropyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)
'Pyrochlore Supergroup
var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'

Pyrolusite
Pyrophanite
'Pyrosmalite'
Pyrosmalite-(Fe)
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
Raite
Rastsvetaevite (TL)
Rasvumite (TL)
Rémondite-(Ce)
Rémondite-(La) (TL)
Rengeite
Revdite
'Rhabdophane'
Rhabdophane-(Ce)
Rhodochrosite
Richterite
Riebeckite
Rinkite
Rosenbuschite
Rozenite
Rutile
var: Ilmenorutile
Saamite (TL)
Safflorite
Sanidine
Saponite
Sazykinaite-(Y) (TL)
Schorlomite
Seidite-(Ce)
Sekaninaite
Sérandite
Shafranovskite (TL)
Shcherbakovite (TL)
Shirokshinite (TL)
Shlykovite (TL)
Shortite
Siderite
var: Manganoan Siderite
Sidorenkite
Sillimanite
Silver
Sitinakite (TL)
Skutterudite
'Smectite Group'
Sodalite
var: Hackmanite
Sphaerobertrandite
Sphalerite
var: Cleiophane
Spinel
'Spodiophyllite'
Srilankite
Steacyite
Steenstrupine-(Ce)
Stephanite
Stilpnomelane
Stronadelphite (TL)
Stronalsite
Strontianite
Strontiofluorite (TL)
Sudburyite
Sulphur
Svanbergite
Synchysite-(Ce)
Tainiolite
Takanelite
Talc
'Tetranatrolite'
Thaumasite
Thénardite
Thermonatrite
Thomsonite-Ca
Thomsonite-Sr (TL)
Thorite
var: Uranothorite
Thorosteenstrupine
Tiettaite (TL)
Tinaksite
Tisinalite (TL)
Titanite
Tobermorite
Todorokite
Topaz
Troilite
Trona
Tsepinite-Ca (TL)
Tsepinite-K
Tsepinite-Na (TL)
Tsepinite-Sr (TL)
Tugtupite
Tuliokite (TL)
Tundrite-(Ce)
Tungstenite
Ullmannite
Ulvöspinel
Umbite (TL)
'Unnamed (Cu-Fe Sulphide)'
'Unnamed (γ-CrOOH)'
Uraninite
var: Thorian Uraninite

Ussingite
Vanadinite
Vaterite
Vermiculite
Villiaumite
Vinogradovite
Vishnevite
Vitusite-(Ce)
Vivianite
Vlasovite
'Vudyavrite'
Vuonnemite (TL)
Vuorelainenite
Vuoriyarvite-K
'Wad'
Wadeite
Wilhelmramsayite (TL)
Willemite
Witherite
Wollastonite
Wulfenite
Wurtzite
Xenotime-(Y)
Yakovenchukite-(Y) (TL)
Yuksporite (TL)
Zakharovite (TL)
Zeophyllite
Zircon
Zirconolite
var: Polymignite
Zirkelite
Zirsinalite (TL)


680 entries listed. 507 valid minerals. 115 type localities (valid minerals). 2 type localities (others). 5 erroneous literature entries.

Localities in this Region

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References

Fersman A.E. Smol'yaninov N.A., Bonshtedt E.M. (1937) Minerals of Khibinskih and Lovozerskih tundras, - Moskow-Leningrad, AN SSSR publishers, p.563 (in Rus.)

Minakov, F.V., Dudkin, O.B., and Kamanev, E.A. (1981) The Khibiny carbonatite complex. Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR: 259: 58-60 (in Russian).

Khomyakov, A. P. (1995): Mineralogy of hyperagpaitic alkaline rocks. Clarendon Press, Oxford, 223 pp.

Goryainov, P.M., Ivanyuk, G.Yu., and Yakovenchuk, V.N. (1998) Tectonic percolation zones in the Khibiny massif: morphology, geochemistry, and genesis. Izv. Phys. Solid Earth: 34: 822-827.

Zaitsev, A.N., Wall, F., and Le Bas, M.J. (1998) REE-Sr-Ba minerals from the Khibina carbonatites, Kola Peninsula, Russia: their mineralogy, paragenesis and evolution. Mineralogical Magazine: 62: 225-250.

Mitchell, R. H., & Chakhmouradian, A. R. (1998). Th-rich loparite from the Khibina alkaline complex, Kola Peninsula: isomorphism and paragenesis. Mineralogical Magazine, 62(3), 341-353.

Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G., Pakhomovsky, Y. & Men'shikov, Y. (2005): Khibiny. Apatity & London (Laplandia Minerals in association with the Mineral. Soc. of GB & Ireland), 468 pp.

Mikhailova, Y.A., Konopleva, N.G., Yakovenchuk, V.N., Ivanyuk, G.Y., Men’shikov, Y.P., and Pakhomovsky, Y.A. (2007): Corundum-Group Minerals in Rocks of the Khibiny Alkaline Pluton, Kola Peninsula. Geology of Ore Deposits 49(7), 590-598.

Ivanyuk, G.Y., Pakhomovsky, Y.A., Konopleva, N.G., Yakovenchuk, V.N., Men’shikov, Y.P., and Mikhailova, Y.A. (2007): Spinel-Group Minerals in Rocks of the Khibiny Alkaline Pluton, Kola Peninsula. Geology of Ore Deposits 49(7), 599-606.

Konopleva, N.G., Ivanyuk, G.Y., Pakhomovsky, Y.A., Yakovenchuk, V.N., Men’shikov, Y.P., and Korchak, Y.A. (2008): Amphiboles of the Khibiny Alkaline Pluton, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Geology of Ore Deposits 50(8), 720-731.

Yakovenchuk, V.N., Ivanyuk, G.Y., Pakhomovsky, Y.A., Men’shikov, Y.P., Konopleva, N.G., and Korchak, Y.A. (2008): Pyroxenes of the Khibiny Alkaline Pluton, Kola Peninsula. Geology of Ore Deposits 50(8), 732-745.


Fersman Mineralogical Museum
Russian Academy of Sciences
Dmitriy Belakovskiy

External Links

http://geo.web.ru/druza/l-Khibiny_0.htm A lot of photos (specimens from different collections) and maps (in Russian)
http://www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/khib.htm

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