Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals
CIM references are taken from the THIRD EDITION of Hey's Mineral Index, by A.
Clark, Dept. of Mineralogy, Natural History Museum, London.
Book Information: 852
pages. hard cover. Published by Chapman & Hall, London 1993.
Hey's Mineral Index
groups all minerals into one of 32 groups based on their chemistry - mindat.org
allows you to search for minerals using these groupings.
below to view subgroups or minerals in each of Hey's groups.
Hey Classification 3rd edition - Silicates not Containing Aluminum
|14.1||Silicates of the alkali metals|
|14.2||Silicates of Cu|
|14.3||Silicates of Be|
|14.4||Silicates of Mg|
|14.5||Silicates of Ca|
|14.6||Silicates of Ca with alkali or Mg or both|
|14.7||Silicates of Ba, Sr and Zn|
|14.8||Silicates of Group III metals other than Al|
|14.9||Silicates of Ti|
|14.10||Silicates of Zr or Hf|
|14.11||Silicates of Th and Hg|
|14.12||Silicates of Sn|
|14.13||Silicates of Pb|
|14.14||Silicates of V and Bi|
|14.15||Silicates of Cr|
|14.16||Silicates of U|
|14.17||Silicates of Mn|
|14.18||Silicates of Mn and Na, K, Mg, Ca or Fe|
|14.19||Silicates of Fe|
|14.20||Silicates of Fe and alkali metals|
|14.21||Silicates of Fe and Mg|
|14.22||Silicates of Fe and Ca|
|14.23||Silicates of Fe, Mg, Ca|
|14.24||Silicates of Fe, Mg and alkalis|
|14.25||Silicates of Fe, Ca and alkalis and of Fe, Mg, Ca and alkalis|
|14.26||Silicates of Ni|
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