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Mbobo Mkulu Cave, Nelspruit, Ehlanzeni District, Mpumalanga, South Africai
Regional Level Types
Mbobo Mkulu CaveCave
Nelspruit- not defined -
Ehlanzeni DistrictDistrict
MpumalangaProvince
South AfricaCountry

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Key
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
25° 32' 25'' South , 30° 41' 25'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Nelspruit110,159 (2013)29.0km
White River15,954 (2012)39.7km
Barberton67,927 (2012)45.6km


Located on Farm Goed Geluk 444 JT.

Cave with dolomite, black shale with Cu-Ni sulphides and chert breccia. Reaction between oxidized sulphides, aluminum from phyllosilicates and bat guano has formed some rare minerals.

Regions containing this locality

Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Transvaal, South AfricaProvince (Former)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


28 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997) "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997).; Handbook of Mineralogy.
Aluminite
Formula: Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Alum-(K)
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997);
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Brushite
Formula: Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Chalcoalumite
Formula: CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Hydrombobomkulite (TL)
Formula: (Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 13-14H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Annal.Geol.Survey S.Africa,(1980) 14, no. 2, 1-110; Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Leucophosphite
Formula: KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Mbobomkulite (TL)
Formula: (Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Ann.Geol.Surv.S.Africa,(1980) 14, n2, 1-110; Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Newberyite
Formula: Mg(HPO4) · 3H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
'Nickelalumite'
Formula: (Ni,Cu)Al4(SO4,(NO3)2)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Reference: Ann.Geol.Surv.S.Africa,(1980) 14, n2, 1-110;Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Sampleite
Formula: NaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997);
Sasaite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)14(PO4)11(SO4)(OH)7 · 83H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Taranakite
Formula: (K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Todorokite
Formula: (Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)
Whitlockite
Formula: Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Reference: Martini, J.E.J. et al (1997), "Mbobo Mkulu Cave, South Africa", in "Cave Minerals of the World" (1997)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Todorokite4.DK.10(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Hydromagnesite5.DA.05Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Hydrombobomkulite (TL)5.ND.15(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 13-14H2O
Mbobomkulite (TL)5.ND.10(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alum-(K)7.CC.20KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Aluminite7.DC.05Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Chalcoalumite7.DD.75CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Nickelalumite'7.DD.75(Ni,Cu)Al4(SO4,(NO3)2)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Brushite8.CJ.50Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Leucophosphite8.DH.10KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Newberyite8.CE.10Mg(HPO4) · 3H2O
Sampleite8.DG.05NaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Sasaite8.DB.55(Al,Fe3+)14(PO4)11(SO4)(OH)7 · 83H2O
Strengite8.CD.10FePO4 · 2H2O
Taranakite8.CH.25(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Whitlockite8.AC.45Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB3X7
Todorokite7.8.1.1(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
AB8X16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydromagnesite16b.7.1.1Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 19 - NITRATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Anhydrous Nitrates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Hydrombobomkulite (TL)19.1.4.2(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 13-14H2O
Mbobomkulite (TL)19.1.4.1(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Alum-(K)29.5.5.1KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Chalcoalumite31.3.1.1CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
'Nickelalumite'31.3.1.2(Ni,Cu)Al4(SO4,(NO3)2)(OH)12 · 3H2O
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Aluminite31.7.4.1Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Whitlockite38.3.4.1Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Brushite39.1.1.1Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Newberyite39.1.6.1Mg(HPO4) · 3H2O
Miscellaneous
Taranakite39.3.6.1(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Strengite40.4.1.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Sampleite42.9.4.1NaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Leucophosphite42.11.6.1KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Sasaite43.5.4.1(Al,Fe3+)14(PO4)11(SO4)(OH)7 · 83H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Hydrombobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 13-14H2O
H Mbobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
H Nickelalumite(Ni,Cu)Al4(SO4,(NO3)2)(OH)12 · 3H2O
H SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
H LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
H NewberyiteMg(HPO4) · 3H2O
H Sasaite(Al,Fe3+)14(PO4)11(SO4)(OH)7 · 83H2O
H StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
H Taranakite(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H AluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
H ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
NNitrogen
N Hydrombobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 13-14H2O
N Mbobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
N Nickelalumite(Ni,Cu)Al4(SO4,(NO3)2)(OH)12 · 3H2O
OOxygen
O Hydrombobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 13-14H2O
O Mbobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
O Nickelalumite(Ni,Cu)Al4(SO4,(NO3)2)(OH)12 · 3H2O
O SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O AragoniteCaCO3
O HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O HematiteFe2O3
O Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
O LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
O NewberyiteMg(HPO4) · 3H2O
O Sasaite(Al,Fe3+)14(PO4)11(SO4)(OH)7 · 83H2O
O StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
O Taranakite(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
O ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
NaSodium
Na SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Na Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Mg Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Mg NewberyiteMg(HPO4) · 3H2O
Mg WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
AlAluminium
Al Hydrombobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 13-14H2O
Al Mbobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Al Nickelalumite(Ni,Cu)Al4(SO4,(NO3)2)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
Al Sasaite(Al,Fe3+)14(PO4)11(SO4)(OH)7 · 83H2O
Al Taranakite(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al AluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Al ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Al Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
SiSilicon
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
PPhosphorus
P SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
P BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
P LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
P NewberyiteMg(HPO4) · 3H2O
P Sasaite(Al,Fe3+)14(PO4)11(SO4)(OH)7 · 83H2O
P StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
P Taranakite(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
SSulfur
S Hydrombobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 13-14H2O
S Mbobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
S Nickelalumite(Ni,Cu)Al4(SO4,(NO3)2)(OH)12 · 3H2O
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
S ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
ClChlorine
Cl SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
KPotassium
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
K Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
K LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
K Taranakite(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Ca BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
Ca WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MnManganese
Mn CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
Mn Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Fe StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
NiNickel
Ni Hydrombobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 13-14H2O
Ni Mbobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Ni Nickelalumite(Ni,Cu)Al4(SO4,(NO3)2)(OH)12 · 3H2O
CuCopper
Cu Hydrombobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 13-14H2O
Cu Mbobomkulite(Ni,Cu)Al4((NO3)2,SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Cu Nickelalumite(Ni,Cu)Al4(SO4,(NO3)2)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Cu SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
SrStrontium
Sr Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
BaBarium
Ba Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O

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Martini, J.E.J., (1980). Mbobomkulite, hydrombobomkulite and nickelalumite, new minerals from Mbobo Mkulu cave, Eastern Transvaal. Annals of the Geological Survey of South Africa, 14, 1-11.


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