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Hesse, Germany

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Name(s) in local language(s):Hessen, Deutschland


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Mineral List

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

Acanthite

Adamite

var: Cuprian Adamite

'Agardite'

Aikinite

Albite

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Allanite-(Ce)

'Allanite Group'

Allanpringite (TL)

Alloclasite

Allophane

Almandine

Alum-(K)

Alunite

'Amphibole Supergroup'

'var: Byssolite'

Analcime

Anapaite

Anatase

Andalusite

var: Viridine

Andradite

var: Demantoid

var: Topazolite

Anglesite

Anhydrite

Ankerite

Annabergite

Anorthite

var: Bytownite

var: Labradorite

Anthonyite

Antigorite

var: Webskyite

Antimony

Antlerite

'Apatite'

'Apatite Group'

'Aphrosiderite'

Aphthitalite

'Apophyllite'

Aragonite

var: Flos Ferri

Argentopyrite

Arsenbrackebuschite

Arsenic

Arseniosiderite

Arsenolamprite

Arsenolite

Arsenopyrite

'Asbestos'

Asbolane

Atacamite

Atelestite

Augite

var: Fassaite

var: Titanian Augite

Aurichalcite

'Axinite Group'

Azurite

Babingtonite

Bariopharmacosiderite

Baryte

var: Baryte Rose

'Bastnäsite'

Bastnäsite-(Ce)

Bavenite

Bayldonite

Beraunite

Bertrandite

Beryl

var: Aquamarine

β-Roselite

Betekhtinite

Beudantite

Bianchite

Bieberite (TL)

Bindheimite

'Biotite'

Bischofite

Bismite

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

'Bismuth Ochre'

Bismutite

Blödite

Boleite

Bornite

Botallackite

Bournonite

Brassite

Braunite

Brochantite

Brookite

Bulachite

Cacoxenite

Calcite

Caledonite

Calumetite

Carminite

Carnallite

Cassiterite

Cattierite

Celestine

Cerussite

'Chabazite'

'var: Phacolite'

Chabazite-Ca

Chabazite-K

Chalcanthite

Chalcoalumite

Chalcocite

Chalconatronite

Chalcophyllite

Chalcopyrite

Chalcosiderite

Chamosite

Chenevixite

Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chromite

Chrysocolla

Chrysotile

Churchite-(Y)

Cinnabar

Clausthalite

Clinobisvanite

Clinochlore

var: Pennine

Clinoclase

'Clinoptilolite'

'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'

Clinosafflorite

'Clinotyrolite'

Clinozoisite

Cobaltite

Cobaltkoritnigite

Coffinite

Cohenite

Collinsite

Conichalcite

Connellite

Copper

Cordierite

Corkite

Cornubite

Cornwallite

Corrensite

Corundum

Cosalite

Cotunnite

Covellite

Crandallite

Cristobalite

Cryptomelane

Cuprite

var: Chalcotrichite

Cuproroméite

Cyanotrichite

Cyrilovite

'Dachiardite'

Datolite

Delafossite

Delvauxite

Descloizite

Devilline

Diaboleite

Digenite

Diopside

Djurleite

Dolomite

Dravite

Dufrénite

Duftite

Dussertite

Eleonorite (TL)

Elyite

Emplectite

Enargite

Enstatite

var: Bronzite

Epidote

Epsomite

'Erionite'

Erionite-K

Erythrite

Erythrosiderite

Ettringite

Faujasite-Ca (TL)

'Faujasite Subgroup'

'Feldspar Group'

Ferrarisite

'Ferrierite'

Fettelite (TL)

Florencite-(Ce)

Fluocerite-(Ce)

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorapophyllite-(K)

Fluorite

Fornacite

Forsterite

Gahnite

Galena

var: Argentiferous Galena

'Garnet'

Gartrellite

Gaspéite

Gersdorffite

'Gismondine'

Gladite

'Glass'

Glauberite

Glaucodot

'Gmelinite'

Goethite

Gold

Gonnardite

Gorceixite

Graphite

Grossular

var: Hessonite

Guérinite

Gypsum

var: Selenite

Gyrolite

Haidingerite

Halite

Halloysite-10Å

Halotrichite

Harmotome

Hastingsite

Hausmannite

Haüyne

Hedenbergite

Hematite

var: Specularite

Hematophanite

Hentschelite (TL)

Hercynite

var: Picotite

Heterogenite

'Heulandite'

Heyite

Hinsdalite

'Hornblende'

Hörnesite

Humboldtine

Hydrocalumite

Hydrocerussite

Hydroxylapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite

Hydrozincite

'Hypersthene'

Idaite

Ilmenite

Ilvaite

Inesite (TL)

Iodargyrite

Irhtemite

Iron

var: Kamacite

var: Martensite

Isocubanite

Jalpaite

Jarosite

Kaatialaite

Kainite

Kaňkite

Kaolinite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Kidwellite

Kieserite

Kingsmountite

Kintoreite

Kolbeckite

Koritnigite

Köttigite

Krupkaite

Krutovite

Ktenasite

Kutinaite

Langbeinite

Langite

'Laubmannite (of Moore)'

Laumontite

Laurionite

Lautite

Leadhillite

Leonite

Lepidocrocite

Leucite

'Lévyne'

Libethenite

'Limonite'

Linarite

Linnaeite

Lithiophorite

Löllingite

Löweite

Luzonite

Magnesite

Magnetite

Malachite

'Manganese Oxides'

'var: Manganese Dendrites'

Manganite

Marcasite

Matulaite

Maucherite

Medenbachite (TL)

Melanterite

'Melilite Group'

Merlinoite

Mesolite

Messelite (TL)

Metavoltine

Metazeunerite

'Meteoritic Iron'

Microcline

Millerite

Mimetite

Minium

Mirabilite

Mixite

Molybdenite

Molybdofornacite

'Monazite'

Monazite-(Ce)

Monohydrocalcite

Montgomeryite

Montmorillonite

Moorhouseite

Mordenite

Morenosite

Mottramite

Mrázekite

Mullite

Muscovite

var: Illite

var: Sericite

Namuwite

Natrolite

Neotocite

Nepheline

Nickelhexahydrite

Nickeline

Nickelskutterudite

Nontronite

Norsethite

Offretite

Olivenite

var: Zincian Olivenite

'Olivine'

Opal

var: Opal-AN

var: Wood Opal

Orthoclase

Osumilite-(Mg)

Parahopeite

Pararammelsbergite

Parasymplesite

Paratacamite

Pargasite

Pattersonite (TL)

Paulingite-K

Paxite

Pearceite

'Pearceite-T2ac'

Pectolite

Pentlandite

Petitjeanite (TL)

'Petrified Wood'

Pharmacolite

Pharmacosiderite

Phaunouxite

'Phillipsite'

Phillipsite-Ca

Phillipsite-K

Phlogopite

Phosgenite

Phosphogartrellite (TL)

Phosphosiderite

Picromerite

Picropharmacolite (TL)

Piemontite

Pitticite

Planerite

'Planerite-Turquoise Series'

'Plessite'

Plumbogummite

Polybasite

Polyhalite

Posnjakite

Powellite

Prehnite

Preisingerite

Proustite

Pseudomalachite

'Pseudowollastonite'

'Psilomelane'

Pucherite

'Pumpellyite'

Pumpellyite-(Fe2+)

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

var: Bravoite

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

Pyrophyllite

Pyrostilpnite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Capped Quartz

var: Carnelian

var: Chalcedony

var: Citrine

var: Eisenkiesel

var: Milky Quartz

var: Prase

var: Rock Crystal

var: Smoky Quartz

Quenstedtite

Rammelsbergite

Rauenthalite

Realgar

Reichenbachite (TL)

Retgersite

'Retinite'

Rhodesite

Rhodochrosite

Rhodonite

Rhomboclase

Rhönite (TL)

Richelsdorfite (TL)

Rinneite

Rockbridgeite

Romanèchite

Rosasite

Roselite

Rösslerite (TL)

Rozenite

Rutile

Safflorite

Sainfeldite

Sanidine

Santabarbaraite

Saponite

'Scapolite'

'Schalenblende'

Scheelite

Schorl

Schreibersite

Schulenbergite

Scolecite

Scorodite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

'var: Picrolite'

Serpierite

Siderite

var: Sphärosiderite

'Siderogel'

Silver

var: Kongsbergite

Simonkolleite (TL)

Skutterudite

'Smectite Group'

Smithite

Smithsonite

Spangolite

Sphalerite

Spinel

Stephanite

Sternbergite

Stibnite

'Stilbite'

Stilpnomelane

Strashimirite

Strengite (TL)

Strontianite

Struvite

Sudoite

Sulphur

Susannite

Sylvite

Syngenite

Szomolnokite

Tacharanite

Taenite

Talc

var: Steatite

Talmessite

Tennantite

'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'

Tenorite

Tetrahedrite

Thaumasite

Theisite

'Thomsonite'

Thomsonite-Ca

Tinticite

Titanite

Tobermorite

Todorokite

Topaz

'Tourmaline'

Trechmannite

Tremolite

Tridymite

Tripuhyite

Troilite

Tschermakite

Tsumcorite

Tsumebite

'Turgite'

Turquoise

var: Rashleighite

Tyrolite

Ulexite

Ullmannite

'Unnamed (Ba Thiosulphate Monohydrate)'

Uraninite

var: Pitchblende

Uricite

Vaesite

Vanadinite

Vantasselite

Vanthoffite

Variscite

Vauquelinite

Vesuvianite

Vivianite

Vladimirite

'Wad'

Wadsleyite

Wavellite

Weilite

'Wellsite'

Whitlockite

Willemite

Witherite

Wittichenite

Wollastonite

Wroewolfeite

Wulfenite

Wülfingite (TL)

Wurtzite

Wüstite

Xanthoconite

Xonotlite

Zeunerite

Zinc

Zincite

Zippeite

Zircon

Zoisite

var: Thulite


448 valid minerals. 20 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.

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Localities in this Region


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References

Greim, G. (1894): Die Mineralien des Großherzogthums Hessen. 60 pp.

Wilke, H.-J. (1979): Mineralfundstellen Band 7, Hessen. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 240 pp.

Wilke, H.-J. (1981): Mineralfundstellen Band 7, Hessen. 2. Aufl., Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 239 pp.

Georg, R., Haus, R. and Porezag, K. (1986): Eisenerzbergbau in Hessen - Historische Fotodokumente mit Erläuterungen (1870 – 1983). 2. Auflage, Eigenverlag Förderverein Besucherbergwerk Fortuna e. V., Wetzlar, Germany, 500 pp.

External Links

http://www.hlug.de/ [Hessisches Landesamt für Umwelt und Geologie]

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