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Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
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Latitude: 31°51'N
Longitude: 110°45'W
 
 
‡Ref.: Schrader, F.C. & J.M. Hill (1915), Mineral deposits of the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains, Arizona, USGS Bull. 582.

Schrader, F.C. (1917), The geologic distribution and genesis of the metals in the Santa Rita-Patagonia Mountains, Arizona, Economic Geology: 12: 237-269.

Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of Arizona: 89, 100.

American Mineralogist (1970): 55(5-6): 709-715.

Drewes, H.D. (1971) Mesozoic stratigraphy of the Santa Rita Mountains, southeast of Tucson, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 658-C, 81 p.

Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 128, 166, 167, 207, 214, 215, 317, 377.

NOTE: See also the Santa Rita Mts file under Santa Cruz County, Arizona, USA.

East side of Northern Santa Rita Mountains between Helvetia and Rosemont.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Acanthite
Actinolite
Albite
var: Oligoclase

Almandine
Analcime
Andradite
Anglesite
Anorthite
Anthophyllite
Antimony
Antlerite
'Apophyllite'
Aragonite
'Asbestos'
Aurichalcite
Azurite
Baryte
Bayldonite
'Bindheimite'
'Biotite'
Bornite
Bournonite
Brezinaite (TL)
Calcite
var: Limestone Onyx
Cerussite
Chalcanthite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
'Chert'
Chlorargyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Chrysocolla
'Clay'
Conichalcite
Copper
'Copper Stain'
Covellite
Cuprite
Cuprotungstite
Datolite
Diopside
Dioptase
Djurleite
Dolomite
Dyscrasite
Enstatite
Epidote
'Feldspar Group'
Ferrimolybdite
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Fluorite
Forsterite
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
'Garnet'
Goethite
Gold
Grossular
Gypsum
Hematite
var: Specularite
'Hornblende'
Iron
var: Kamacite

Jarosite
Kinoite (TL)
Lazulite
Libethenite
'Limonite'
Magnetite
Malachite
Marcasite
Microcline
Mimetite
Minium
Molybdenite
'Molybdenite-2H'
Muscovite
var: Sericite
Nontronite
'Olivine'
Opal
var: Diatomite
var: Opal-AN
Orthoclase
Osarizawaite
Piemontite
Powellite
Prehnite
Pyrite
var: Cupriferous Pyrite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
var: Smoky Quartz
Rosasite
Scheelite
Schorl
Schreibersite
Siderite
'Smectite Group'
Smithsonite
Sphalerite
Taenite
Tenorite
Tetrahedrite
'Tourmaline'
Tremolite
Uraninite
Vanadinite
Vesuvianite
Wollastonite
Wulfenite
Zircon


128 entries listed. 87 valid minerals. 2 type localities (valid minerals).

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