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Swain Co., North Carolina, USAi
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Cherokee2,138 (2017)
Bryson City1,458 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Swain, Caroline du Nord, États-Unis
German:
Swain County, North Carolina, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di Swain, Carolina del Nord, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Суэйн, Северная Каролина, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
斯溫縣, 北卡罗来纳州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Swain, Carolina del Norte, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Swain County, North Carolina, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة سوين, كارولاينا الشمالية, الولايات المتحدة
Basque:
Swain konderria, Ipar Carolina
Bavarian:
Swain County, North Carolina, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
সৱিন কাউন্টি, নর্থ ক্যারোলাইনা, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Суейн, Северна Каролина, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Swain County, North Carolina
Czech:
Swain County, Severní Karolína, Spojené státy americké
Danish:
Swain County, North Carolina, USA
Dutch:
Swain County, North Carolina, Verenigde Staten
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان سوین، کارولینای شمالی, کارولینای شمالی, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Hebrew:
מחוז סויין, קרוליינה הצפונית, ארצות הברית
Hungarian:
Swain megye, Észak-Karolina, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Irish Gaelic:
Contae Swain, Carolina Thuaidh, Stáit Aontaithe Mheiriceá
Japanese:
スウェイン郡, ノースカロライナ州, アメリカ合衆国
Low Saxon/Low German:
Swain County, Noord-Carolina, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Swain Gông, North Carolina
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Swain Kūn
Norwegian:
Swain County, Nord-Carolina, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Swain, Karolina Północna, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Swain, Carolina do Norte, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Swain, Carolina de Nord, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
contea de Swain, Carolina de Nord, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Serbian:
Округ Свејн, Северна Каролина, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Swain County, Sjeverna Karolina, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Swain County, North Carolina, USA
Traditional Chinese:
斯溫縣, 北卡羅萊納州, 美國
Turkish:
Swain, Kuzey Karolina, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Свейн, Північна Кароліна, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
سوئین کاؤنٹی، شمالی کیرولینا, شمالی کیرولائنا, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Swain, North Carolina, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Swain, North Carolina, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
سوائن کاؤنٹی, نارتھ کیرولائنا, امریکہ


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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina,Geological Survey
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Howard W.Jaffe and Alexander M.Sherwood,1950, Phosphate-Allophane in an Epidosite from North Carolina:The American Mineralogist,Vol.35,No 1-2,1950
Albite var:
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Howard W.Jaffe and Alexander M.Sherwood,1950, Phosphate-Allophane in an Epidosite from North Carolina:The American Mineralogist,Vol.35,No 1-2,1950
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: Howard W.Jaffe and Alexander M.Sherwood,1950, Phosphate-Allophane in an Epidosite from North Carolina.The American Mineralogist,Vol.35,No.1,2,1950
Allophane var:
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: Howard W.Jaffe and Alexander M.Sherwood,1950, Phosphate-Allophane in an Epidosite from North Carolina.The American Mineralogist,Vol.35,No.1,2,1950
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Ransom, Jay Ellis (1974 ) Gems and Minerals of America :pg 472
Alum-(Na)
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Mineralogical Record March - April 2000
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: Mineralogical Record March - April 2000
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Hadley,Jarvis B.,and Goldsmith, Richard .,(1963) Geology of the Eastern Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina and Tennessee: USGS Professional Paper 349-B, p. B112-B114
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Michael Streeter.
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Ross, C.S (1935) Origin of the copper deposits of the Ducktown type in the Southern Appalachian region:U.S Geological Survey Professional Paper 179
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Bryson,Herman J.,(1928) The Mining Industry In North Carolina During 1926,North Carolina Geological Survey,Economic Paper No.62
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Beryl var:
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Mineral Commodity Files,Asheville Regional Office,North Carolina Geological Survey
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Michael Streeter ,2003, A Rockhounding Guide to North Carolinas Blue Ridge Mountains, pg # 94
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Genth,Frederick Augustus.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No.74
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Mineralogical Record March - April 2000
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Ross, C.S (1935) Origin of the copper deposits of the Ducktown type in the Southern Appalachian region:U.S Geological Survey Professional Paper 179
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No.18898-00 and 18898-A0
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey,2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey,Reston,Virginia
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Espenshade,Gilbert H.,(1963) Geology of some Copper Deposits in North Carolina, Virginia, and Alabama: Geological Survery Bulletion 1142-1
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Espenshade,Gilbert H.,(1963) Geology of some Copper Deposits in North Carolina, Virginia, and Alabama: Geological Survery Bulletion 1142-1
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Espenshade,Gilbert H.,(1963) Geology of some Copper Deposits in North Carolina, Virginia, and Alabama: Geological Survery Bulletion 1142-1
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Michael Streeter.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Howard W.Jaffe and Alexander M.Sherwood,1950, Phosphate-Allophane in an Epidosite from North Carolina:The American Mineralogist,Vol.35,No.1-2,1950
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Hammarstrom, Jane M. Seal II, Robert R., Meier, Allen L. and Jackson, John C. (2003) Weathering of Sulfidic Shale and Copper Mine Waste: Secondary Minerals and Metal Cycling in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, and North Carolina, USA; Environmental Geology: 47.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Espenshade,Gilbert H.,(1963) Geology of some Copper Deposits in North Carolina, Virginia, and Alabama: Geological Survery Bulletion 1142-1
Felsőbányaite ?
Formula: Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Reference: Hammarstrom,Jane M.Seal II,Robert R.Meier,Allen L. and Jackson,John C.(2003)Weathering of Sulfidic Shale and Copper Mine Waste:Secondary Minerals and Metal Cycling in Great Smoky Mountains National Park,Tennessee,and North Carolina,USA,US Geological Survey, pg #53
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Michael Streeter.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Michael Streeter.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Hammarstrom, Jane M. Seal II, Robert R., Meier, Allen L. and Jackson, John C. (2003) Weathering of Sulfidic Shale and Copper Mine Waste: Secondary Minerals and Metal Cycling in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, and North Carolina, USA; Environmental Geology: 45: 47.
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Mineral Commodity Files ,Asheville Regional Office, North Carolina Geological Survey
Halloysite-7Å
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Sand,L.B.,(1954) On The Genesis of Residual Kaolins
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Mineralogical Record March - April 2000
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Genth,Frederick Augustus (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No.74
Hydrobasaluminite ?
Formula: Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
Reference: Hammarstrom,Jane M.Seal II,Robert R.Meier,Allen L. and Jackson,John C.(2003)Weathering of Sulfidic Shale and Copper Mine Waste:Secondary Minerals and Metal Cycling in Great Smoky Mountains National Park,Tennessee,and North Carolina,USA,US Geological Survey, pg #53
Hydroniumjarosite
Formula: (H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Hammarstrom, Jane M. Seal II, Robert R., Meier, Allen L. and Jackson, John C. (2003) Weathering of Sulfidic Shale and Copper Mine Waste: Secondary Minerals and Metal Cycling in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, and North Carolina, USA; Environmental Geology: 45: 47.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Hadley,Jarvis B.,and Goldsmith, Richard .,(1963) Geology of the Eastern Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina and Tennessee: USGS Professional Paper 349-B, p. B112-B114
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Hammarstrom,Jane M. Meier,Allen L. Seal II,Robert R. and Jackson,John C.(2003)Weathering of Sulfidic Shale and Copper Mine Waste:Secondary Minerals and Metal Cycling in Great Smoky Mountains National Park,Tennessee,and North Carolina,USA,U.S Geological Survey
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'K Feldspar'
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: J.Robert Butler,1984,Map showing Paleozoic Metamorphic Facies,NCGS
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Magnesiocopiapite
Formula: MgFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Hammarstrom, Jane M. Seal II, Robert R., Meier, Allen L. and Jackson, John C. (2003) Weathering of Sulfidic Shale and Copper Mine Waste: Secondary Minerals and Metal Cycling in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, and North Carolina, USA; Environmental Geology: 45: 47.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Bryson,Herman J.,(1928) The Mining Industry In North Carolina During 1926,North Carolina Geological Survey,Economic Paper No.62
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Hammarstrum,Jane M. Meier,Allen L. Seal II,Robert R. and Jackson,John C.(2003)Weathering of Sulfidic Shale and Copper Mine Waste:Secondary Minerals and Metal Cycling in Great Smoky Mountains National Park,Tennessee and North Carolina,USA, U.S Geological Survey
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Wilson,W.F,and McKenzie,B.J,1978,Mineral Collecting Sites in North Carolina,Information Circular 24
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: David W.Mohr,Zoned porphyroblasts of metamorphic monazite in the Anakeesta Formation,Great Smoky Mountains,North Carolina,America Mineralogist,Vol. 69,pg. 98-103,1984
'Moonstone'
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Muscovite var:
Formula: KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Description: Found in the Anakeesta Formation deposits.
Reference: Mohr,D.W and Newton,R.C.,(1983) Kyanite-Staurolite Metamorphism in sulfidic schists of the Anakeesta Formation ,Great Smoky Mountains,North Carolina: American Journal of Science,1983,v.283:pp.97-134
Muscovite var:
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Niter
Formula: KNO3
Reference: Mineralogical Record March - April 2000
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: U.S Geological Survey ,2005,Mineral Resources Data System:U.S Geological Survey,Reston,Virginia
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Hammarstrom, Jane M. Seal II, Robert R., Meier, Allen L. and Jackson, John C. (2003) Weathering of Sulfidic Shale and Copper Mine Waste: Secondary Minerals and Metal Cycling in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, and North Carolina, USA; Environmental Geology: 45: 47.
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: H.Ries.,W.S. Bayley,and others (1922) High -Grade Clays Of The Eastern United States ; USGS Bulletion 708
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Realgar ?
Formula: As4S4
Reference: northshoreroad.info/topographyggeologysoils.pdf , pg. 84
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Pratt,Joseph Hyde (1933) Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina; American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
Samarskite-(Y)
Formula: YFe3+Nb2O8
Schwertmannite
Formula: Fe3+16(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
Reference: Hammarstrum,Jane M. Meier,Allen L. Seal II,Robert R. and Jackson,John C.(2003)Weathering of Sulfidic Shale and Copper Mine Waste:Secondary Minerals and Metal Cycling in Great Smoky Mountains National Park,Tennessee and North Carolina,USA, U.S Geological Survey
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Mineral Commodity Files, Asheville Regional Office, North Carolina Geological Survey
'Soapstone'
Reference: Mineral Commodity Files, Asheville Regional Office, NCGS
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Mineralogical Record March - April 2000
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Ransom,Jay Ellis.,1974,Gems and Minerals of America pg.472
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Copper Handbook 1911
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Howard W.Jaffe and Alexander M.Sherwood,1950, Phosphate-Allophane in an Epidosite from North Carolina:The American Mineralogist,Vol.35,No.1-2,1950
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Michael Streeter,2003, A Rockhounding Guide to North Carolinas Blue Ridge Mountains, pg # 94 Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No.118259-00
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Espenshade,Gilbert H.,(1963) Geology of some Copper Deposits in North Carolina,Virginia,and Alabama:Geological Survey Bulletion:1142-1
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Zoisite var:
Formula: {Ca2}{Al,Mn3+3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe1-xS
Realgar ?2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Samarskite-(Y)4.DB.25YFe3+Nb2O8
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Niter5.NA.10KNO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alum-(Na)7.CC.20NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Alunogen7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Felsőbányaite ?7.DD.05Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Hydrobasaluminite ?7.DE.60Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
Hydroniumjarosite7.BC.10(H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Magnesiocopiapite7.DB.35MgFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Schwertmannite7.DE.15Fe3+16(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
var: Phosphate-Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Chloritoid9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Halloysite-7Å9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Phengite9.EC.15KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
var: Thulite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al,Mn3+3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Moonstone'-
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Soapstone'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe1-xS
Realgar ?2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Miscellaneous
Schwertmannite6.4.10.1Fe3+16(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Samarskite-(Y)8.1.11.1YFe3+Nb2O8
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 18 - NORMAL NITRATES
AXO3·xH2O, where x can equal zero
Niter18.1.2.1KNO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Alum-(Na)29.5.5.2NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Felsőbányaite ?31.4.4.1Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Hydrobasaluminite ?31.4.6.1Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
Miscellaneous
Magnesiocopiapite31.10.5.2MgFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
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
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Oligoclase
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Allophane
var: Phosphate-Allophane
-(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Aragonite-CaCO3
Beryl
var: Emerald
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Halloysite-7Å-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hydroniumjarosite-(H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
'K Feldspar'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Moonstone'-
Muscovite
var: Phengite
-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Soapstone'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Zoisite
var: Thulite
-{Ca2}{Al,Mn3+3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H Alum-(Na)NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Allophane (var: Phosphate-Allophane)(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H SchwertmanniteFe163+(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
H Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H FelsőbányaiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
H HydrobasaluminiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
C GraphiteC
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
NNitrogen
N NiterKNO3
OOxygen
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O QuartzSiO2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O BaryteBaSO4
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O NiterKNO3
O Alum-(Na)NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O CalciteCaCO3
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Allophane (var: Phosphate-Allophane)(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O TenoriteCuO
O SchwertmanniteFe163+(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O CupriteCu2O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
O Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O CorundumAl2O3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O FelsőbányaiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
O HydrobasaluminiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F FluoriteCaF2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na Alum-(Na)NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Mg Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Al Alum-(Na)NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Allophane (var: Phosphate-Allophane)(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Al Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al FelsőbányaiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Al HydrobasaluminiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
SiSilicon
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Allophane (var: Phosphate-Allophane)(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Si Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
PPhosphorus
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S Alum-(Na)NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
S AcanthiteAg2S
S SchwertmanniteFe163+(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
S MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S CovelliteCuS
S RealgarAs4S4
S FelsőbányaiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
S HydrobasaluminiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K NiterKNO3
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mn Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Mn Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
FeIron
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Fe Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe SchwertmanniteFe163+(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
AsArsenic
As RealgarAs4S4
YYttrium
Y Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

Fossils

There are 1 fossil localities from the PaleoBioDB database within this region.

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Occurrences1
Youngest Fossil Listed0.01 Ma (Pleistocene)
Oldest Fossil Listed2.59 Ma (Pleistocene)
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Accepted NameHierarchy Age
Tapirus (Helicotapirus) veroensis
species
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Perissodactyla : Tapiridae : Tapirus : Tapirus (Helicotapirus) veroensis2.588 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
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Other Databases

Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swain_County,_North_Carolina
Wikidata ID:Q496197
GeoNames ID:4494189

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