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Kambove District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)


List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Carrollite2.DA.05Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Colusite2.CB.30Cu26V2(As,Sn,Sb)6S32
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Kuramite2.CB.15aCu3SnS4
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sulvanite2.CB.70Cu3VS4
Group 3 - Halides
Buttgenbachite3.DA.25Cu19(NO3)2(OH)32Cl4 · 2H2O
Claringbullite (TL)3.DA.15Cu4(OH)7Cl · nH2O
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Francevillite4.HB.15(Ba,Pb)(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5H2O
Heterogenite4.FE.20CoO(OH)
Pyrolusite
var: Polianite
4.DB.05morphological variety
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Blue Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Vandenbrandeite4.GB.45Cu(UO2)(OH)4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Cobaltoan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Co)CO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
var: Cobaltoan Dolomite5.AB.10(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
Kolwezite5.BA.10(Cu,Co)2(CO3)(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Spherocobaltite5.AB.05CoCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Spangolite7.DD.15Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Cornetite8.BE.15Cu3(PO4)(OH)3
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Libethenite8.BB.30Cu2(PO4)(OH)
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Allophane
var: Cupro-Allophane
9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O (x < 1)
Cuprosklodowskite9.AK.10Cu(UO2)2[HSiO4]2 · 6H2O
Dioptase9.CJ.30CuSiO3 · H2O
Kasolite9.AK.15Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Plancheite9.DB.35Cu8(Si8O22)(OH)4 · H2O
Shattuckite9.DB.40Cu5(Si2O6)2(OH)2
Soddyite9.AK.05(UO2)2SiO4 · 2H2O
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2[HSiO4]2 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals
'Bisbeeite'-(Cu,Mg)SiO3·nH2O
'Leucoxene'-
'Limonite'-FeO(OH) · nH2O
'Manganese Oxides
var: Manganese Dendrites'
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52 entries listed. 48 valid minerals.

References

- Laurent, Y. & R. Pierrot (1962), Nouvelles données sur la bisbeeite, Bull. Soc. Franc. Min. Crist.: 85: 177-180.
- 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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