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Whitianga Quarry (309 Road Quarry; McCleods Quarry), Whitianga, Thames-Coromandel, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand



Detailed Mineral List:
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Graham, I.T., Pogson, R.E.,Colchester, D.M., Hergt, J. Martin, R. & Williams, P.A. (2007): Pink Lanthanite-(Nd) from Whitianga Quarry, Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand. Canadian Mineralogist. 45: 1389-1396
Photo: Aragonite from Whitianga Quarry, Whitianga, Thames-Coromandel, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Graham, I.T., Pogson, R.E.,Colchester, D.M., Hergt, J. Martin, R. & Williams, P.A. (2007): Pink Lanthanite-(Nd) from Whitianga Quarry, Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand. Canadian Mineralogist. 45: 1389-1396
Photo: Calcite from Whitianga Quarry, Whitianga, Thames-Coromandel, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Reference: Collection of Rod Martin, paper in prep.
'Clinoptilolite'
Reference: Graham, I.T., Pogson, R.E.,Colchester, D.M., Hergt, J. Martin, R. & Williams, P.A. (2007): Pink Lanthanite-(Nd) from Whitianga Quarry, Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand. Canadian Mineralogist. 45: 1389-1396
Photo: Clinoptilolite from Whitianga Quarry, Whitianga, Thames-Coromandel, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand
Clinoptilolite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na,K)2-3Al3(Al,Si)2Si13O36 · 12H2O
Reference: S. J. Mills, Museum Victoria
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Clinoptilolite-Ca from Whitianga Quarry, Whitianga, Thames-Coromandel, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Collection of Rod Martin, paper in prep.
Photo: Gypsum from Whitianga Quarry, Whitianga, Thames-Coromandel, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand
Lanthanite-(Nd)
Formula: (Nd,La)2(CO3)3 · 8H2O
Reference: Graham, I.T., Pogson, R.E.,Colchester, D.M., Hergt, J. Martin, R. & Williams, P.A. (2007): Pink Lanthanite-(Nd) from Whitianga Quarry, Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand. Canadian Mineralogist. 45: 1389-1396
Photo: Lanthanite-(Nd) from Whitianga Quarry, Whitianga, Thames-Coromandel, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Graham, I.T., Pogson, R.E.,Colchester, D.M., Hergt, J. Martin, R. & Williams, P.A. (2007): Pink Lanthanite-(Nd) from Whitianga Quarry, Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand. Canadian Mineralogist. 45: 1389-1396
Photo: Pyrite from Whitianga Quarry, Whitianga, Thames-Coromandel, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Collection of Rod Martin, paper in prep.
Photo: Siderite from Whitianga Quarry, Whitianga, Thames-Coromandel, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand


9 entries listed. 7 valid minerals.

References

- Graham, I.T., Pogson, R.E.,Colchester, D.M., Hergt, J. Martin, R. & Williams, P.A. (2007): Pink Lanthanite-(Nd) from Whitianga Quarry, Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand. Canadian Mineralogist. 45: 1389-1396

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