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Schneckenstein cliff (Königskrone Topaz Mine), Kielberg, Klingenthal, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany

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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
Group 1 - Elements
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Group 3 - Halides
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
var: Ilmenorutile
4.DB.05Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chalcosiderite8.DD.15Cu(Fe3+,Al)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
var: Alumo-chalcosiderite8.DD.15Cu(Fe,Al)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 5H2O
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)2(OH)5 · H2O
Turquoise8.DD.15Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
var: Pyknite9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals
'Chalcosiderite-Turquoise Series'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

22 entries listed. 19 valid minerals.


Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 950.

Vollstädt, H., R. Baumgärtel (1977) "Einheimische Edelsteine", 2nd. ed., Steinkopff (Dresden).

Lapis (1990) 15(7/8), 75.

Leithner, H. (2008) Famous Mineral Localities: The Königskrone Topaz Mine, Schneckenstein, Saxony, Germany. Mineralogical Record 39(5) 355-367.

Mineralogical Record: 26: 30.

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