Help mindat.org|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on MindatThe Mindat Store
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryRandom MineralSearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryHow to Link to MindatDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
 


Detailed Mineral List:
Albite
Formula: NaAlSi3O8
Reference: fabreminerals; Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Photo: © Rob Lavinsky. Albite from Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
'Apatite'
Reference: fabreminerals
Photo: © J.Ralph. Apatite from Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Barbosalite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Reference: sergio varvello collection
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
'Columbite'
Formula: (Fe,Mn)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Dufrénite
Formula: Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: sergio varvello collection
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Photo: © 1995-2001 Trinity Mineral Co.. Elbaite from Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Fairfieldite
Formula: Ca2(Mn2+,Fe2+)(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: sergio varvello collection
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca2Ca3(PO4)3F
Reference: fabreminerals; Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Photo: © fabreminerals.com. Fluorapatite from Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Hureaulite
Formula: (Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Sergio Varvello photo
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: fabreminerals; Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Photo: © Rob Lavinsky. Hydroxylapatite from Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Hydroxylherderite
Formula: CaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Photo: © . Hydroxylherderite from Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
'Jahnsite Group'
Reference: sergio varvello collection
Leucophosphite
Formula: KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Sergio Varvello photo
'Lithiophilite-Triphylite Series'
Reference: Sergio Varvello photo
Microcline
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Mitridatite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: sergio varvello collection
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: fabreminerals; Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Photo: Muscovite from Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Orthoclase
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: fabreminerals
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Photo: © Russell G. Rizzo. Quartz from Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Quartz var: Citrine
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Photo: Smoky Quartz from Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009) 40:273-292
Photo: © A&M. Tourmaline from Sapo Mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Sergio Varvello photo


28 entries listed. 18 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

References

Menezes, L., (2009) Famous Mineral Localities: The Sapo Mine, Ferruginha District, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Mineralogical Record 40(4): 273-292

Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2015, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: July 4, 2015 23:37:24