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Sapucaia Mine (Proberil mine), Sapucaia do Norte, Galiléia, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Goethite4.FD.10α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Lithiophorite4.FE.25(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Opal
var: Opal-AN
4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Tapiolite-(Fe)4.DB.10(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rutherfordine5.EB.05(UO2)CO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Arrojadite-(PbFe) (TL)8.BF.05{Pb◻}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe2+13}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Augelite8.BE.05Al2(PO4)(OH)3
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Barbosalite (TL)8.BB.40Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Beraunite8.DC.27Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 4H2O
Berlinite8.AA.05AlPO4
Bermanite8.DC.20Mn2+Mn3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Cacoxenite8.DC.40Fe3+24Al(PO4)17O6(OH)12 · 17H2O
Childrenite8.DD.20(Fe2+,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)2(OH)5 · H2O
Cyrilovite8.DL.10NaFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Dufrénite8.DK.15Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Eosphorite8.DD.20(Mn2+,Fe2+)Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Faheyite (TL)8.CA.15(Mn,Mg,Na)Be2Fe2(PO4)4 · 6H2O
Fairfieldite8.CG.05Ca2(Mn2+,Fe2+)(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Ferrisicklerite8.AB.10Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Frondelite (TL)8.BC.10Mn2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Gordonite8.DC.30MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Greifensteinite8.DA.10Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Heterosite8.AB.10(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Hureaulite8.CB.10(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Hydroxylherderite8.BA.10CaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Jahnsite-(CaMnFe)8.DH.15{Ca}{Mn2+}{Fe2+2}{Fe3+2}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Johnsomervilleite8.AC.50Na10Ca6Mg18Fe25(PO4)36
Kidwellite8.DK.20NaFe3+9(PO4)6(OH)11 · 3H2O
Laueite8.DC.30Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Leucophosphite8.DH.10KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Lipscombite (TL)8.BB.90(Fe2+,Mn2+)Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Ludlamite8.CD.20(Fe,Mn,Mg)3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Messelite8.CG.05Ca2(Fe2+,Mn2+)(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Metaswitzerite8.CE.25Mn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Metavivianite8.DC.25Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Meurigite-K8.DJ.20KFe3+8(PO4)6(OH)7 · 6.5H2O
Mitridatite8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50(Ce,La,Nd,Th)(PO4)
Montebrasite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Moraesite (TL)8.DA.05Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Natrodufrénite8.DK.15NaFe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Paravauxite8.DC.30Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Phosphosiderite8.CD.05FePO4 · 2H2O
Phosphuranylite8.EC.10(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Robertsite8.DH.30Ca3Mn3+4(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Rockbridgeite8.BC.10Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Roscherite8.DA.10Ca2Mn2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Ruifrancoite (TL)8.DA.10Ca22(Fe3+,Mn2+,Mg)4Be4(PO4)6(OH)4(OH,H2O)2 · 4H2O
Sabugalite8.EB.55HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Saléeite8.EB.05Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10FeAsO4 · 2H2O
Strengite8.CD.10FePO4 · 2H2O
Strunzite8.DC.25Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Tavorite (TL)8.BB.05LiFe3+(PO4)(OH)
Triphylite8.AB.10LiFe2+PO4
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Whiteite-(CaMnMg)8.DH.15{Ca}{Mn2+}{Mg2}{Al2}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Whitmoreite8.DC.15Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Xanthoxenite8.DH.40Ca4Fe3+2(PO4)4(OH)2 · 3H2O
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35NaAlSi3O8
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35NaAlSi3O8
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Heliodor9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg)5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Microcline9.FA.30KAlSi3O8
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Zircon9.AD.30ZrSiO4
Unclassified Minerals
'Biotite'-
'Clay'-
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Frondelite-Rockbridgeite Series'-
'Garnet'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Gummite'-
'Jahnsite Group'-
'Jahnsite-(MnMnMg)'-MnMn2+Mg2Fe3+2(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
'Limonite'-FeO(OH) · nH2O
'Meurigite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Whiteite Group' ?-
'Whiteite-(MnMnMg)'-MnMnMg2Al2(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O


104 entries listed. 91 valid minerals.

References

Lindberg, M. L. (1949): Frondelite and the frondelite-rockbridgeite series. American Mineralogist. 34, 541-549

Lindberg & Murata (1953): Faheyite, a new phosphate mineral from the Sapucaia pegmatite mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil. American Mineralogist. 38, 263-270, 349

Science (1954): 119: 739

Lindberg, M.L. and Pecora, W.T. (1955) Tavorite and barbosalite, two new phosphate minerals from Minas Gerais, Brazil. American Mineralogist 40, 952-966.

Rocks & Minerals: 62: 318.

Rocks & Minerals: 63: 44 & 139.

Mineralogical Record: 21: 97.

Cassedanne, J.P. & Baptista, A. (1999): Famous Mineral Localities: The Sapucaia Pegmatite Minas Gerais, Brazil. Mineralogical Record, 30: 347-360 + 365

Chopin, C., Oberti, R., Cámara, F. (2006): The arrojadite enigma: II. Compositional space, new members and nomenclature of the group. American Mineralogist, 91, 1260-1270 [with discussion and analysis of arrojadite-(PbFe) from Sapucaia]

Atencio, K., Chukanov, N. V., Coutinho, J. M.V., Menezes Filho, L.A.D., Dubinchuk, V. T. & Möckel, S. (2007): Ruifrancoite, a new Fe3+-dominant monoclinic member of the roscherite group from Galileia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1263-1273.
Field Trip Guide, Eastern Brazilian Pegmatite Province, 4th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, 2009.

Baijot, M., Hatert, F. & Philippo, S. (2012): Mineralogy and geochemistry of phosphates and silicates in the Sapucaia pegmatite, Minas Gerais, Brazil: Genetic implications. Canadian Mineralogist. 50, 1531-1554

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