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Kalongwe deposit, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)



Detailed Mineral List:
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
Cuprosklodowskite (TL)
Formula: Cu(UO2)2[HSiO4]2 · 6H2O
Type Locality: Kalongwe deposit, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
Reference: Ann.Soc.Gèol.Belg.(1933) 56, B 331-332
Photo: © Rob Lavinsky. Cuprosklodowskite from Kalongwe deposit, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
Curite
Formula: Pb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
Photo: © Rob Lavinsky. Curite from Kalongwe deposit, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
Kasolite
Formula: Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Reference: Am Min 36:394-410
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Reference: Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
Sklodowskite
Formula: Mg(UO2)2[HSiO4]2 · 5H2O
Photo: © Elmar Lackner. Sklodowskite from Kalongwe deposit, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
Soddyite
Formula: (UO2)2SiO4 · 2H2O
Spherocobaltite
Formula: CoCO3
Reference: ARLIGUIE M collection
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Photo: © Arliguie M. Uraninite from Kalongwe deposit, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2[HSiO4]2 · 5H2O
Photo: © ARLIGUIE M. Uranophane from Kalongwe deposit, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
Vandenbrandeite (TL)
Formula: Cu(UO2)(OH)4
Type Locality: Kalongwe deposit, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
Reference: Am Min 36:394-410
Photo: © Rob Lavinsky. Vandenbrandeite from Kalongwe deposit, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
Vandendriesscheite
Formula: PbU7O22 · 12H2O
Reference: ARLIGUIE M collection


14 entries listed. 14 valid minerals. 2 type localities (valid minerals).

References

- Lapis 17(3), 13-40 (1992).
- Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): Sediment-Hosted Copper Deposits of the World: Deposit Models and Database. USGS Open-File Report 03-107.

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