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Martorell, Baix Llobregat, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spaini
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Name(s) in local language(s):Martorell, Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, España
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PlacePopulation
Martorell26,681 (2012)


Old granite quarry, where granite is crosscut by a mineralized (W-Mo) stockwork.

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6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Canals, A., and Cardellach, E. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 243-249.
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Joan Rosell MIN1
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Canals, A., and Cardellach, E. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 243-249.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Habit: Platy anhedral crystals
Description: Appears within fractures crosscutting the granite.
Reference: Tritlla, J. y Cardellach, E. (1988).- “Los indicios de W y Mo en los granitoides del área de Martorell (Provincia de Barcelona)”. Boletín de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía, Vol. 1-1, pp.125-133
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Tritlla, J. y Cardellach, E. (1988).- “Los indicios de W y Mo en los granitoides del área de Martorell (Provincia de Barcelona)”. Boletín de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía, Vol. 1-1, pp.125-133
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Habit: Anhedral to subhedral crystals
Fluorescence: Green to yellow
Description: Usually altering the wolframite crystals.
Reference: Tritlla, J. y Cardellach, E. (1988).- “Los indicios de W y Mo en los granitoides del área de Martorell (Provincia de Barcelona)”. Boletín de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía, Vol. 1-1, pp.125-133
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Habit: Anhedral
Description: Wolframite seldom appear within the stockwork. It is alway heavily altered to scheelite.
Reference: Tritlla, J. y Cardellach, E. (1988).- “Los indicios de W y Mo en los granitoides del área de Martorell (Provincia de Barcelona)”. Boletín de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía, Vol. 1-1, pp.125-133

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O QuartzSiO2
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
AsArsenic
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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- Tritlla, J. (1989): Mineralitzacions de l’àrea de Martorell-Castellví de Rosanes. Tesis de Licenciatura. Inédita. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.
- Canals, A., and Cardellach, E. (1997): Ore lead and sulphur isotope pattern from the low-temperature veins of the Catalonian Coastal Ranges (NE Spain). Mineralium Deposita 32, 243-249.


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