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San Elías mine, Sierra de la Estranzuela, Chacabuco department, San Luis Province, Argentinai
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San Elías mineMine
Sierra de la EstranzuelaSierra
Chacabuco departmentDepartment
San Luis ProvinceProvince
ArgentinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
31° 51' South , 65° 6' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Villa Las Rosas2,535 (2016)12.0km
Villa Dolores28,009 (2016)13.6km
Mina Clavero6,855 (2016)16.9km
Villa Cura Brochero4,707 (2016)17.8km
La Cumbrecita854 (2015)31.3km


300m away from La Viquita pegmatite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf
Augelite
Formula: Al2(PO4)(OH)3
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Bayerite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 47
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf
Beyerite
Formula: Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Cookeite
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Ferrotitanowodginite
Formula: Fe2+TiTa2O8
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf
Ferrowodginite
Formula: Fe2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Herderite
Formula: CaBePO4(F,OH)
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Hydroxylherderite
Formula: CaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
'Lepidolite'
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf; Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf; Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Montebrasite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf; Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.
Tapiolite-(Fe)
Formula: (Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: http://minsocam.org/MSA/AmMin/TOC/Articles_Free/1999/Galliski_p773-777_99.pdf

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Bayerite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Ferrotitanowodginite4.DB.40Fe2+TiTa2O8
Ferrowodginite4.DB.40Fe2+Sn4+Ta2O8
'Microlite Group'4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Tapiolite-(Fe)4.DB.10(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Beyerite5.BE.35Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Augelite8.BE.05Al2(PO4)(OH)3
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Goyazite8.BL.10SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Herderite8.BA.10CaBePO4(F,OH)
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Hydroxylherderite8.BA.10CaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Montebrasite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Cookeite9.EC.55(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Lepidolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)3
Bayerite6.3.2.1Al(OH)3
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Ferrowodginite8.1.8.2Fe2+Sn4+Ta2O8
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Microlite Group'8.2.2.1A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
AB2O6
Tapiolite-(Fe)8.3.1.1(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Beyerite16a.2.3.1Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Herderite41.5.4.1CaBePO4(F,OH)
Hydroxylherderite41.5.4.2CaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Montebrasite41.5.8.2LiAl(PO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Augelite41.6.8.1Al2(PO4)(OH)3
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Hydroxylapatite41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Goyazite42.7.3.3SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Cookeite71.4.1.2(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Cleavelandite-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ferrotitanowodginite-Fe2+TiTa2O8
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Lepidolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BayeriteAl(OH)3
H Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H HydroxylherderiteCaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
H MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
LiLithium
Li Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Li MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be HerderiteCaBePO4(F,OH)
Be HydroxylherderiteCaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
OOxygen
O BayeriteAl(OH)3
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O QuartzSiO2
O FerrotitanowodginiteFe2+TiTa2O8
O Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O FerrowodginiteFe2+Sn4+Ta2O8
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O HerderiteCaBePO4(F,OH)
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O HydroxylherderiteCaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
O MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
FFluorine
F HerderiteCaBePO4(F,OH)
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al BayeriteAl(OH)3
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
SiSilicon
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
PPhosphorus
P HerderiteCaBePO4(F,OH)
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P HydroxylherderiteCaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
P MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca HerderiteCaBePO4(F,OH)
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca HydroxylherderiteCaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
TiTitanium
Ti FerrotitanowodginiteFe2+TiTa2O8
FeIron
Fe FerrotitanowodginiteFe2+TiTa2O8
Fe Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe FerrowodginiteFe2+Sn4+Ta2O8
SrStrontium
Sr GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
SnTin
Sn FerrowodginiteFe2+Sn4+Ta2O8
TaTantalum
Ta Microlite GroupA2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Ta FerrotitanowodginiteFe2+TiTa2O8
Ta Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Ta FerrowodginiteFe2+Sn4+Ta2O8
BiBismuth
Bi BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2

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Galliski, M. Á., Černý, P., Márquez-Zavalía, M. F., & Chapman, R. (2012). An association of secondary Al–Li–Be–Ca–Sr phosphates in the San Elías pegmatite, San Luis, Argentina. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(4), 933-942.

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