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Vittinki Mn-Fe formation, Seinäjoki-Lapua, South Ostrobothnia, Finlandi
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Vittinki Mn-Fe formationFormation
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Name(s) in local language(s):, Länsi- ja sisä Suomen alue (Vestra & inre Finlands region), Suomi
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Metacherts with Fe-Mn formations.

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33 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Alabandite
Formula: MnS
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Clino-suenoite
Formula: □{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Ferrosilite
Formula: FeSiO3
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Graphite
Formula: C
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Kanoite
Formula: Mn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Kinoshitalite
Formula: (Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganogrunerite
Formula: ☐{Mn2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Neotocite
Formula: (Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrophanite
Formula: Mn2+TiO3
Pyroxferroite
Formula: (Fe,Mn,Ca)SiO3
Pyroxmangite
Formula: MnSiO3
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Sonolite
Formula: Mn2+9(SiO4)4(OH)2
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Taramellite
Formula: Ba4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Tephroite
Formula: Mn2+2SiO4
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Troilite
Formula: FeS

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Alabandite2.CD.10MnS
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Pyrophanite4.CB.05Mn2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Braunite9.AG.05Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Chondrodite9.AF.45(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Clino-suenoite9.DE.□{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Ferrosilite9.DA.05FeSiO3
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Grunerite9.DE.05☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Kanoite9.DA.10Mn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Kinoshitalite9.EC.35(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Neotocite9.ED.20(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Pyroxferroite9.DO.05(Fe,Mn,Ca)SiO3
Pyroxmangite9.DO.05MnSiO3
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Sonolite9.AF.55Mn2+9(SiO4)4(OH)2
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Taramellite9.CE.20Ba4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Tephroite9.AC.05Mn2+2SiO4
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Manganogrunerite-☐{Mn2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Pyrophanite4.3.5.3Mn2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
(AB)2X3
Braunite7.5.1.3Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Tephroite51.3.1.4Mn2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chondrodite52.3.2b.2(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Sonolite52.3.2d.3Mn2+9(SiO4)4(OH)2
Group 64 - CYCLOSILICATES Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups
Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups: 4-membered rings with [Si2O7] dimers
Taramellite64.3.1.1Ba4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Ferrosilite65.1.2.2FeSiO3
Kanoite65.1.1.3Mn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=7
Pyroxferroite65.6.1.2(Fe,Mn,Ca)SiO3
Pyroxmangite65.6.1.1MnSiO3
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
Neotocite71.1.5.4(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Kinoshitalite71.2.2c.5(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clino-suenoite-□{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Grunerite-☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Manganogrunerite-☐{Mn2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Manganogrunerite☐{Mn22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
H SonoliteMn92+(SiO4)4(OH)2
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O FerrosiliteFeSiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O PyroxmangiteMnSiO3
O Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Manganogrunerite☐{Mn22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O TephroiteMn22+SiO4
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O Pyroxferroite(Fe,Mn,Ca)SiO3
O QuartzSiO2
O KanoiteMn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
O Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
O SonoliteMn92+(SiO4)4(OH)2
O TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
O Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
O BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
FFluorine
F Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg KanoiteMn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Mg Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Mg TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Mg Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Mg Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
AlAluminium
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si FerrosiliteFeSiO3
Si Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si PyroxmangiteMnSiO3
Si Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Manganogrunerite☐{Mn22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Si Pyroxferroite(Fe,Mn,Ca)SiO3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KanoiteMn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Si Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si SonoliteMn92+(SiO4)4(OH)2
Si TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Si Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Si BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
SSulfur
S AlabanditeMnS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S PyriteFeS2
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S TroiliteFeS
ClChlorine
Cl TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
KPotassium
K Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Pyroxferroite(Fe,Mn,Ca)SiO3
TiTitanium
Ti PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
Ti TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
MnManganese
Mn AlabanditeMnS
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn PyroxmangiteMnSiO3
Mn Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mn Manganogrunerite☐{Mn22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mn TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn Pyroxferroite(Fe,Mn,Ca)SiO3
Mn KanoiteMn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Mn Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
Mn SonoliteMn92+(SiO4)4(OH)2
Mn Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Mn BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
FeIron
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe FerrosiliteFeSiO3
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Manganogrunerite☐{Mn22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe Pyroxferroite(Fe,Mn,Ca)SiO3
Fe Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Fe TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
NiNickel
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
BaBarium
Ba TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Ba Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2

References

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Saxén, M. (1925) Om mangan-järnmalmfyndigheten i Vittinki. Fennia, Helsingfors, vol. 45, n° 11, 18.
Henry, N.F.M. (1935) Some data on the iron-rich hypersthenes. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 24, n° 151, 221-226.
Mancini, F., Alviola, R., Marshall, B., Satoh, H., and Papunen, H. (2000) The manganese silicate rocks of the early Proterozoic Vittinki group, southwestern Finland: Metamorphic grade and genetic interpretations. The Canadian Mineralogist, 38(5), 1103-1124.
Alviola, R., Mänttäri, I., Mäkitie, H., and Vaasjoki, M. (2001) Svecofennian rare-element granitic pegmatites of the Ostrobothnia region, western Finland: their metamorphic environment and time of intrusion. Geological Survey of Finland, xx pp.
Pasi Heikkilä 2003. Vittinki-ryhmän metaserttien geologiaa ja mineralogiaa.Pro gradu,Matemaattis-luonnontieteellinen tiedekunta, Geologian laitos, Helsingin Yliopisto.


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