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Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals

All 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.

Click below to view subgroups or minerals in each of Hey's groups.

Hey Classification 3rd edition - Silicates Containing Aluminum and other Metals

16.1Aluminosilicates of Li
16.2Aluminosilicates of Na
16.3Aluminosilicates of K
16.4Aluminosilicates of Na and K
16.5Aluminosilicates of Cs, NH4 and Cu
16.6Aluminosilicates of Be
16.7Aluminosilicates of Mg
16.8Aluminosilicates of Mg and alkalis
16.9Aluminosilicates of Ca
16.10Aluminosilicates of Ca and alkalis
16.11Aluminosilicates of Ca and Mg with or without alkalis
16.12Aluminosilicates of Sr, Ba and Zn
16.13Aluminosilicates of the rare earths
16.14Aluminosilicates of Ti, Zr, Sn and Pb
16.15Aluminosilicates of V and Cr
16.16Aluminosilicates of Mn
16.17Aluminosilicates of Fe
16.18Aluminosilicates of Fe and alkalis
16.19Aluminosilicates of Fe and Mg
16.20Aluminosilicates of Fe, Mg and alkalis
16.21Aluminosilicates of Fe and Ca
16.22Aluminosilicates of Fe, Ca and alkalis
16.23Aluminosilicates of Fe, Ca, and Mg
16.24Aluminosilicates of Fe, Mg, Ca and alkalis
16.25Aluminosilicates of Ni
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