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Tahoua, Nigeri
Regional Level Types
TahouaRegion
NigerCountry

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Key
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Tahoua80,425 (2012)
Birni N Konni48,103 (2013)
Madaoua24,804 (2013)
Illéla16,678 (2013)
Abalak13,555 (2013)
Keïta8,960 (2013)
Other Languages:
Arabic:
منطقة طاوة, النيجر
French:
Tahoua, Niger
German:
Tahoua, Niger
Italian:
regione di Tahoua, Niger
Russian:
Тахуа, Нигер
Simplified Chinese:
塔瓦大区, 尼日尔
Spanish:
Región de Tahoua, Níger
Bengali:
তাহোয়া অঞ্চল, নাইজার
Catalan:
Tahoua, Níger
Cebuano:
Tahoua, Niger
Croatian:
Tahoua, Niger
Danish:
Tahoua, Niger
Dutch:
Tahoua, Niger
Finnish:
Tahoua, Niger
Georgian:
ტაჰუის რეგიონი, ნიგერი
Greek:
Ταχούα, Νίγηρας
Gujarati:
તાહૌઆ પ્રદેશ, નાઈજર
Hausa:
Yankin Tahoua, Nijar
Hindi:
ताहुआ प्रदेश, नाइजर
Indonesian:
Tahoua, Niger
Japanese:
タウア州, ニジェール
Kannada:
ತಾಹೌ ಪ್ರದೇಶ, ನೈಜರ್
Korean:
타우아주, 니제르
Latvian:
Tahua reģions, Nigēra
Lithuanian:
Tahovos regionas, Nigeris
Malay:
Daeah Tahoua, Niger
Marathi:
टहौआ प्रदेश, नायजर
Northern Frisian:
Tahoua, Niiger
Norwegian:
Tahoua, Niger
Polish:
Region Tahoua, Niger
Portuguese:
Tahoua, Níger
Romanian:
Regiunea Tahoua, Niger
Sinhalese:
ටාඔහුකලාපය ආ, නයිජර්
Swedish:
Tahoua, Niger
Tamil:
டஹௌரா பகுதி, நைஜர்
Telugu:
తహోవా ప్రాంతం, నైజర్
Thai:
เขตทาโฮรัว, ประเทศไนเจอร์
Traditional Chinese:
塔瓦大區, 尼日爾
Turkish:
Tahoua, Nijer
Ukrainian:
Тахуа , Нігер
Urdu:
تاہؤا علاقہ, نائجر
Vietnamese:
Khu vực Tahoua, Niger


One of the 7 regions of Niger.

Prior to the reorganisation of Niger (1999 to 2005) Tahoua Region was referred to as Tahoua Department.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded from this region.


Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: van Straaten, P (2002) Rocks for Crops: Agrominerals of sub-Saharan Africa. ICRAF, Nairobi, Kenya, 338pp.
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Reference: van Straaten, P (2002) Rocks for Crops: Agrominerals of sub-Saharan Africa. ICRAF, Nairobi, Kenya, 338pp.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: van Straaten, P (2002) Rocks for Crops: Agrominerals of sub-Saharan Africa. ICRAF, Nairobi, Kenya, 338pp.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Saidou, H., Hamzaoui, A. H., & Mnif, A. (2015). Insoluble Content, Ionic Composition, Density, and X-Ray Diffraction Spectra of 6 Evaporites from Niger Republic. Journal of Applied Chemistry, 2015.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: van Straaten, P (2002) Rocks for Crops: Agrominerals of sub-Saharan Africa. ICRAF, Nairobi, Kenya, 338pp.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: van Straaten, P (2002) Rocks for Crops: Agrominerals of sub-Saharan Africa. ICRAF, Nairobi, Kenya, 338pp.
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: van Straaten, P (2002) Rocks for Crops: Agrominerals of sub-Saharan Africa. ICRAF, Nairobi, Kenya, 338pp.; van Straaten, P (2002) Rocks for Crops: Agrominerals of sub-Saharan Africa. ICRAF, Nairobi, Kenya, 338pp.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Sylvite
Formula: KCl
Reference: Saidou, H., Hamzaoui, A. H., & Mnif, A. (2015). Insoluble Content, Ionic Composition, Density, and X-Ray Diffraction Spectra of 6 Evaporites from Niger Republic. Journal of Applied Chemistry, 2015.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Sylvite3.AA.20KCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Palygorskite9.EE.20(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Sylvite9.1.1.2KCl
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Palygorskite74.3.1a.1(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
OOxygen
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
FFluorine
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na HaliteNaCl
MgMagnesium
Mg Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
PPhosphorus
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl SylviteKCl
KPotassium
K SylviteKCl
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

Other Databases

Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tahoua_Region
Wikidata ID:Q871083
GeoNames ID:2439374

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