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Saxony, Germany
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Name(s) in local language(s): Sachsen, Deutschland
 

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Abernathyite
Acanthite
Actinolite
Adamite
var: Cobaltoan Adamite
Aerugite (TL)
Aeschynite-(Ce)
Aeschynite-(Y)
'Agardite'
Agardite-(Ce)
Aikinite
Akaganeite
Alabandite
Alacránite
Albite
var: Oligoclase
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Allanite'
Allanite-(Ce)
Allanite-(Y)
Allargentum
'Allemontite'
Allophane
var: Cupro-Allophane
Almandine
Aluminocopiapite
Alunite
Alunogen
Amblygonite (TL)
Amphibole Supergroup
Analcime
Anapaite
Anatase
Andalusite
var: Chiastolite
'Andorite'
Andradite
Anglesite
Anhydrite
Ankerite
Annabergite (TL)
Annite
Anorthite
var: Labradorite
Anthophyllite
Antigorite
Antlerite
'Apatite'
'var: Pseudoapatite'
'Apophyllite'
Aragonite
Argentopyrite
Argentotennantite
Argyrodite (TL)
'Argyropyrite'
Arrojadite-(KFe)
Arsenbrackebuschite
Arsenic
Arseniosiderite
Arsenocrandallite
Arsenogorceixite
Arsenolamprite (TL)
Arsenolite
Arsenopyrite
Arsenuranylite
'Asbestos'
Asbolane
Asselbornite (TL)
Atacamite
Atelestite (TL)
Augite
Aurichalcite
Austinite
Autunite
Axinite-(Fe)
'Axinite Group'
Azurite
Bariopharmacosiderite
'Barium-Alumopharmacosiderite'
Baryte
Barytocalcite
Bassetite
'Bastnäsite'
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Bavenite
Bayldonite
Bazzite
Becquerelite
Beraunite
Bergenite (TL)
Berlinite
Bernalite
Berthierite
Bertrandite
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
Berzelianite
β-Fergusonite-(Y)
β-Roselite (TL)
Betpakdalite-CaCa
Betpakdalite-CaMg
Beudantite
Beyerite (TL)
Bieberite
Billietite
'Bindheimite'
'Biotite'
Bismite
Bismuth (TL)
Bismuthinite
Bismutite (TL)
Bismutoferrite (TL)
Blödite
Bohdanowiczite
Böhmite
Boltwoodite
Bornite
Boulangerite
Bournonite
Braunite
Breithauptite
Brendelite (TL)
Brianyoungite
Brochantite
Brockite
Bromargyrite
Brookite
Brushite
Bukovite
Bukovskýite
Bunsenite (TL)
Cacoxenite
Calciopetersite
Calcite
var: Cobaltoan Calcite
var: Manganoan Calcite
Caledonite
Canfieldite
Carlsbergite
Carminite
Carnotite
Cassiterite
Cattierite
Celadonite (TL)
Celestine
Cerite-(Ce)
Cerussite
Cervantite
'Chabazite'
Chabazite-Ca
Chalcanthite
Chalcoalumite
Chalcocite
Chalconatronite
Chalcophanite
Chalcophyllite
Chalcopyrite
Chalcosiderite
var: Alumo-chalcosiderite
'Chalcosiderite-Turquoise Series'
Chamosite
Chapmanite
Chenevixite
Cheralite
Chernikovite
Childrenite
Chlorapatite
Chlorargyrite (TL)
var: Bromian Chlorargyrite
var: Iodian Bromian Chlorargyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Chloritoid
'Chlorotile (of Frenzel)'
Chondrodite
Chrysocolla
'Chrysoprase'
Chrysotile
Churchite-(Y)
Cinnabar
Claudetite
Clausthalite
'Clay'
Clinochlore
Clinochrysotile
Clinoclase
Clinohumite
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Clinosafflorite
Clinozoisite
Cobaltaustinite
Cobaltite
Cobaltkoritnigite (TL)
Cobaltlotharmeyerite (TL)
Cobaltneustädtelite (TL)
Cobalttsumcorite (TL)
Coffinite
'Columbite'
Columbite-(Fe)
Columbite-(Mn)
Conichalcite
Connellite
Copiapite
Copper
Coquimbite
Cordierite
Corkite
Cornubite
Cornwallite
Coronadite
Corundum
var: Ruby
Cosalite
Covellite
Crandallite
Cristobalite
Crocoite
Cryptomelane
Cubanite
Cuprite
var: Chalcotrichite
Cuprosklodowskite
Cuprotungstite
Curite
Cyanotrichite
Cyrilovite
Datolite
Descloizite
Devilline
Dewindtite
Diadochite
Diamond
Diaphorite (TL)
Dickite
Diopside
Dioptase
Djurleite
Dolomite
Dravite
Dreyerite
Dufrénite
Duftite
Dumontite
Dumortierite
Dussertite
Dyscrasite
Elbaite
Embreyite
Emplectite (TL)
Enargite
Enstatite
var: Bronzite
Eosphorite
Epidote
Epistilbite
Epsomite
Erythrite (TL)
Eskebornite
Ettringite
Eucairite
Euclase
Eulytine (TL)
Euxenite-(Y)
Famatinite
Faustite
Fayalite
'Feldspar Group'
Ferberite
'Fergusonite'
Fergusonite-(Y)
Ferriallanite-(Ce)
Ferricopiapite
Ferrihydrite
Ferrilotharmeyerite
Ferrimolybdite
Ferrinatrite
Ferripyrophyllite (TL)
Ferristrunzite
Ferrisymplesite
Ferri-tschermakite
Ferro-actinolite
Ferrohexahydrite
Ferro-hornblende
Ferrolaueite
Ferroselite
'Flint'
Florencite-(Ce)
Fluellite
Fluoborite
Fluocerite-(Ce)
Fluorapatite (TL)
var: Mn-bearing Fluorapatite
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Fluor-elbaite
Fluorite (TL)
var: Stink-Fluss
Fluor-schorl (TL)
Foitite
Fornacite
Forsterite
Fourmarierite
Francevillite
Freibergite (TL)
Freieslebenite (TL)
Fritzscheite (TL)
Fülöppite
'Gadolinite'
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
Galenobismutite
Gananite
'Ganomatite'
'Garnet'
'Garnierite'
Geminite
Gersdorffite
Gibbsite
Giraudite
Gladite
'Glaskopf'
Godovikovite
Goethite
Gold
Gonnardite
Gorceixite
Goslarite
Goyazite
'Graebeite'
Graphite
Gratonite
Grayite
Greenockite
Greifensteinite (TL)
Grossular
var: Hessonite
Grunerite
Guérinite (TL)
'Gummite'
Gustavite
Gypsum
var: Selenite
Haidingerite
Hakite
'Halloysite'
Halotrichite
Hammarite
Harmotome
Hausmannite
Hedenbergite
Heinrichite
Helvine (TL)
Hematite
var: Martite
Hemimorphite
Hercynite
var: Picotite

Herderite (TL)
Hessite
Heterogenite (TL)
Heteromorphite
'Heulandite'
Heulandite-Ca
Hexahydrite
Hidalgoite
Hingganite-(Y)
Hinsdalite
Hisingerite
Hoelite
Hollandite
'Hornblende'
Hörnesite
Hübnerite
Hügelite
Humboldtine
Hydrocerussite
Hydroniumjarosite
Hydrowoodwardite (TL)
Hydroxylapatite
var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite
Hydroxylbastnäsite-(Ce)
Hydrozincite
'Hypersthene'
Ilmenite
'Ilsemannite'
Ilvaite
Indialite
Iodargyrite
Iriginite
Iron
var: Kamacite

Isokite
Ixiolite
Jadeite
Jamesonite
Jarosite
Johannite
Jolliffeite
Jordisite (TL)
Julgoldite-(Fe2+)
Kaatialaite
Kahlerite
'Kaneite'
Kaňkite
Kaolinite
Kasolite
Kemmlitzite (TL)
Kermesite (TL)
Kesterite
Kettnerite
'K Feldspar'
'var: Adularia'
Kidwellite
Kintoreite
Kleberite (TL)
Klockmannite
Koechlinite (TL)
Kolbeckite (TL)
Köttigite (TL)
Krausite
Kremersite
'Kryptotile'
Ktenasite
Kutnohorite
Kyanite
Lacroixite (TL)
Langite
Laumontite
Lautite (TL)
Lavendulan
Leadhillite
'Lechatelierite
var: Fulgurite'

Lepidocrocite
Lepidolite
Lesukite
Letovicite
Libethenite
Liebigite
'Limonite'
Linarite
Lindbergite
Lindströmite
Linnaeite
Liroconite
'Liskeardite'
Lithiophorite (TL)
'Lithomarge'
Lizardite
Löllingite
Ludlamite
Ludwigite
Lukrahnite
Magnesiochromite (TL)
Magnesiocopiapite
Magnesio-hornblende
Magnesite
var: Mesitine Spar

Magnetite
Malachite
Malayaite
'Manganese Oxides'
Manganite
'Manganomelane'
Mansfieldite
Marcasite
var: Lonchidite
Margarite
Marićite
Mascagnite
Massicot
Matildite
Maucherite
Mawbyite
Melanterite
var: Cuprian Melanterite
'Melilite'
Meneghinite
Mesolite
Meta-ankoleite
Meta-autunite
Metaheinrichite
Metanováčekite
Metarauchite
Metasaléeite
Metaschoepite
Metasideronatrite
Metastibnite
Metatorbernite (TL)
Metatyuyamunite
Metauranocircite
Metauranospinite
Metavanmeersscheite
Metavoltine
Metazeunerite (TL)
Meurigite-K
Mgriite (TL)
Miargyrite (TL)
'Mica Group'
Microcline
var: Amazonite
Millerite
Mimetite (TL)
var: Campylite
Mimetite-M (TL)
'Mimetite-Pyromorphite Series'
Minium
Mirabilite
Mitridatite
Mixite
Molybdenite
Molybdite
Monazite-(Ce)
Montmorillonite
Moorhouseite
Morenosite
Morinite
Mottramite
Mullite
'Muromontite'
Muscovite
var: Astrolite
var: Gilbertite
var: Illite
var: Sericite
Nacrite (TL)
Namibite
Namuwite
Natrodufrénite
Natrojarosite
Natrolite
Natrophilite
Natrozippeite
Naumannite
Nepheline
Népouite
Neustädtelite (TL)
Nevskite
Nickelbischofite
Nickelblödite
Nickelhexahydrite
Nickeline
Nickellotharmeyerite (TL)
Nickelschneebergite (TL)
Nickelskutterudite (TL)
var: Chloanthite
Nimite
Nontronite
Nordenskiöldine
Nordstrandite
Nováčekite-I (TL)
Olenite
Olivenite
'Olivine'
Omphacite
Opal
var: Alumocalcite
var: Milk Opal
var: Mother of Pearl Opal
var: Opal-AN
var: Precious Opal
var: Wax Opal
Orickite
Orpiment
Orthoclase
Orthoserpierite
Owyheeite
Oxy-schorl
Paganoite (TL)
'Parachrysotile'
Paracoquimbite
Paragonite
Pararammelsbergite
Pararealgar
Parasymplesite
Paravauxite
Pargasite
Parisite-(Ce)
Parkerite
Parnauite
Parsonsite
Paulkellerite (TL)
Pearceite
'Pearceite-T2ac' (TL)
Pecoraite
Pentahydrite
Pentlandite
Petersite-(Y)
Petewilliamsite (TL)
Petitjeanite
'Petrified Wood'
Petrovicite
Petterdite
Pharmacoalumite
Pharmacolite
Pharmacosiderite
Phaunouxite
Phenakite
'Phengite'
Philipsbornite
Philipsburgite
'Phillipsite'
Phillipsite-K
Phlogopite
Phoenicochroite
Phosphowalpurgite
Phosphuranylite
Phurcalite (TL)
Pickeringite
Picropharmacolite
'Pinite'
'Pitticite' (TL)
Plumboagardite
Plumbogummite
Plumbojarosite
Polybasite
'Polyhydrite'
Posnjakite
Potassic-fluoro-pargasite
Powellite
Prehnite
Preisingerite
Priceite
Prismatine (TL)
Prosopite (TL)
Proustite
Pseudomalachite
Pseudorutile
'Psilomelane'
Pucherite (TL)
Pyracmonite
Pyrargyrite
Pyrite
var: Bravoite
Pyroaurite
'Pyrochlore'
Pyrolusite
Pyromorphite (TL)
var: Ca-bearing Pyromorphite
'Pyromorphite Subgroup'
Pyrope
Pyrophyllite
Pyrostilpnite (TL)
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Agate
var: Amethyst
var: Aventurine
var: Brecciated Agate
var: Carnelian
Quartz
var: Chalcedony

var: Citrine
var: Eisenkiesel
var: Jasper
var: Milky Quartz
var: Mutzschen Diamonds
var: Prase
var: Rock Crystal
var: Rose Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
'Quartz-beta'
Rammelsbergite (TL)
Ramsbeckite
Ranciéite
Rappoldite (TL)
Rauenthalite
Ravatite
Realgar
'Redikortsevite'
Reichenbachite
Retgersite
Rhabdophane-(Nd)
Rhodochrosite
Richelsdorfite
Rockbridgeite
Romanèchite
'Roméite Group
var: Stibiconite'

Römerite
Rooseveltite
Rosasite
Roscherite (TL)
Roselite (TL)
Rösslerite
var: Wapplerite
Rossmanite
'Rotgültigerz'
Rozenite
Russellite
Rutherfordine
Rutile
var: Ilmenorutile
var: Niobian Rutile
var: Sagenite (of Saussure)
Sabieite
Safflorite (TL)
Sainfeldite
Salammoniac
Saléeite (TL)
Sanidine
Saponite
Sapphirine
'Scapolite'
'Schalenblende'
Scheelite
Schlegelite (TL)
Schlemaite (TL)
Schneebergite (TL)
Schoepite
Schorl
Schröckingerite
Schulenbergite
Schumacherite (TL)
Scolecite
Scorodite (TL)
Segnitite
Selenium
Semseyite
Sénarmontite
Sepiolite
'Serpentine Group'
Serpierite
Siderite
var: Sideroplesite
var: Sphärosiderite
Sideronatrite
Siderophyllite
Sillénite
Sillimanite
Silver
Sklodowskite
Skutterudite
'Smectite Group'
Smithsonite
Smolyaninovite
Soddyite
Spangolite
Sperrylite
Spessartine
Sphalerite
var: Marmatite
Spherocobaltite (TL)
Spinel
'Spinel Group'
Stannite
Staurolite
Stephanite (TL)
Sternbergite
Stibarsen
Stibnite
'Stilbite'
Stilbite-Ca
Stilpnomelane
Stolzite
Strengite
Stromeyerite
Strontianite
Sulphur
Susannite
Sylvanite
Symplesite
Synchysite-(Ce)
Szaibélyite
Talc
Talmessite
Tamarugite
Tantalite-(Fe)
'Tektite
var: Moldavite'

Tellurium
Tennantite
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Tenorite
Tetrahedrite
Thenardite
Thomsonite-Ca
Thorite
Thortveitite
Tiemannite
'TiO2 II'
Titanite
Topaz
var: Pyknite
Torbernite (TL)
Tosudite
var: Aluminum Tosudite

'Tourmaline'
'var: Indicolite'
'var: Rubellite'
'var: Verdelite'
Tremolite
Tridymite
Trilithionite
Triphylite
Triplite
Trögerite (TL)
Tschermigite
Tsumcorite
Tungstite
Turquoise
Tyrolite
Tyuyamunite
Ullmannite
Umangite
'Unnamed (Pb-Cu-Bi Selenide)'
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
Uranocircite (TL)
'Uranocker'
Uranophane
Uranopilite (TL)
Uranospathite
Uranosphaerite (TL)
Uranospinite (TL)
Vaesite
Valentinite
Valleriite
Vanadinite
Vandendriesscheite
Variscite (TL)
Vauquelinite
Vesuvianite
Viitaniemiite
Violarite
Vivianite
Volborthite
Volkonskoite
Voltaite
Vonsenite
'Wad'
'var: Cobaltian Wad'
Walpurgite (TL)
Watkinsonite
Wavellite
Waylandite
Weilite (TL)
Wendwilsonite
Whewellite
Willemite
Willemseite
Witherite
Wittichenite
'Wolframite'
Wollastonite
Wölsendorfite
Woodwardite
Wroewolfeite
Wulfenite
Wurtzite
Wyllieite
Xanthiosite (TL)
Xanthoconite (TL)
Xenotime-(Y)
Yarrowite
Yingjiangite
Yttrotantalite-(Y)
Zálesíite
Zeunerite (TL)
Zincite
Zinkenite
'Zinnwaldite'
Zippeite
Zircon
Znucalite
Zoisite
Zwieselite
Zýkaite


935 entries listed. 705 valid minerals. 95 type localities (valid minerals). 2 type localities (others).

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References

Frenzel, A. (1874): Mineralogisches Lexicon für das Königreich Sachsen. Verlag Wilhelm Engelmann, Leipzig.

Pietzsch, K. (1962): Geologie von Sachsen. VEB Deutscher Verlag der Wissenschaften, Berlin, xx pp.

Prescher, H. (1987): Zeugnisse der Ergeschichte Sachsens. Deutscher Verlag für Grundstoffindustrie, 214 pp.

Vollstädt, H. & Weiß, St. (1991): Mineralfundstellen Sächsisches Erzgebirge. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 127 pp.

Bartnik, D. (2005): Mineralogische Streifzüge durch Nordwest-Sachsen. Author's publishing, Leipzig, 126 pp.

Geokompetenzzentrum Freiberg (2008): Sächsisches Rohstoffkataster der Spat- und Erzvorkommen. Geokompetenzzentrum Freiberg, Freiberg, Germany, 50 pp. [http://www.gkz-ev.de/Magazin]

Schade, M. (2008): Gold in Sachsen. GOLD-Museum, Theuern, Saxony, Germany, 315 pp.

Pälchen, W. & Walter, H. (Eds.) (2008): Geologie von Sachsen - Geologischer Bau und Entwicklungsgeschichte. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Stuttgart, Germany, 537 pp.

Pälchen, W. (Ed.) (2009): Geologie von Sachsen II (Georessourcen, Geopotenziale, Georisiken). Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Stuttgart, Germany, 307 pp.

LEHMANN, U. (2010): Reserves and resources of ores and fluorite/barite in Saxony. World of Mining, 62, 38-47.

External Links

http://www.umwelt.sachsen.de/umwelt/geologie/index.html
http://www.smul.sachsen.de/lfulg/index.html [Sächsisches Landesamt für Umwelt, Landwirtschaft und Geologie]
http://www.smul.sachsen.de/umwelt/geologie/7735.htm [Link Broken? Apr 2014] [Brief descriptions and re-evaluations of 139 ore and spar deposits; 'Rohstoffkataster für Erz- und Spatminerale im Freistaat Sachsen']
http://www.deutschefotothek.de/#|2 [Kartenforum Sachsen: old topographical and geological maps]
http://www.unbekannter-bergbau.de/

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