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Hong Kong, Chinai
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Neighbouring regions:
Other Languages:
French:
Hong Kong, Chine
German:
Hongkong, China
Italian:
Hong Kong, Cina
Russian:
Гонконг, Китай
Simplified Chinese:
香港, 中国
Spanish:
Hong Kong, China
Traditional Chinese:
香港, 中國
Abkhaz:
Гонконг, Чынҭ
Achinese:
Hong Kong, Cina
Afrikaans:
Hongkong, Volksrepubliek van Sjina
Akan:
Hong Kong, China
Albanian:
Hong Kong, Kina
Alemannic:
Hongkong, China
Amharic:
ሆንግ ኮንግ, የቻይና
Anglo-Saxon:
Hong Kong, Cīna
Arabic:
هونغ كونغ, الصين
Aragonese:
Hong Kong, China
Armenian:
Հոնկոնգ, Չինաստան
Asturian:
Ḥong Kong, China
Azeri:
Honkonq, Çin
Bambara:
Hong Kong, China
Bashkir:
Гонконг, Ҡытай
Basque:
Hong Kong, Txina
Bavarian:
Hongkong, Kina
Belarusian:
Ганконг, Кітай
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Ганконг, Кітай
Bengali:
হংকং, গণচীন
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
হংকং, গণচীন
Bislama:
Hong Kong, China
Bosnian:
Hong Kong, Kina
Breton:
Hong Kong, Sina
Bulgarian:
Хонконг, Китайска народна република
Burmese:
ဟောင်ကောင်, တရုတ်
Catalan:
Hong Kong, Xina
Cebuano:
Hong Kong, Tsina
Central Bikol:
Hong Kong, Tsina
Central Kurdish/Sorani:
ھۆنگ کۆنگ, چین
Chavacano:
Hong Kong, China
Chechen:
Гонконг, Цийн-мохк
Chewa:
Hong Kong, China
Cheyenne:
Hong Kong, China
Chuvash:
Гонконг, Китай
Classical Chinese:
香港, 中國
Cornish:
Hong Kong, China
Croatian:
Hong Kong, Kina
Czech:
Hongkong, Čína
Danish:
Hongkong, Kina
Doteli:
हङकङ, चीन
Dutch:
Hongkong, China
Egyptian Arabic:
هونج كونج, الصين
Esperanto:
Honkongo, Ĉinujo
Estonian:
Hongkong, Hiina
Ewe:
Hong Kong, China
Extremaduran:
Hong Kong, China
Faroese:
Hongkong, Kina
Farsi/Persian:
هنگ کنگ, جمهوری خلق چین
Fiji Hindi:
Hong Kong, China
Finnish:
Hongkong, Kiina
Gagauz:
Hong Kong, Kitay
Galician:
Hong Kong, China
Gan:
香港, 中國
Georgian:
ჰონგ-კონგი, ჩინეთი
Greek:
Χονγκ Κονγκ, Κίνα
Greenlandic:
Hongkong, Kina
Gujarati:
હોંગકોંગ, ચીન
Haitian:
Hong Kong, Chin
Hakka:
Hiông-kóng, Chûng-fà
Hausa:
Hong Kong, Sin
Hebrew:
הונג קונג, סין
Hindi:
हॉन्ग कॉन्ग, चीन
Hungarian:
Hongkong, Kína
Icelandic:
Hong Kong, Kína
Ido:
Hong Kong, Chinia
Igbo:
Hong Kong, China
Iloko:
Hong Kong, Tsina
Indonesian:
Hong Kong, Cina
Ingush:
Гонконг, Чинхойче
Interlingua:
Hong Kong, China
Interlingue:
Hongkong, China
Irish Gaelic:
Hong Cong, An tSín
Jamaican Patois:
Ang Kang, Chaina
Japanese:
香港, 中国
Javanese:
Hong Kong, Cina
Kabiye:
Hɔŋkɔŋ, Siini
Kalmyk:
Хонконг балһсн, Китдин Улс Орн
Kannada:
ಹಾಂಗ್ ಕಾಂಗ್, ಚೀನಿ
Kapampangan:
Hong Kong, Tsina
Karakalpak:
Gonkong, Qıtay
Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):
Гонконг, Қытай
Khmer:
ហុងកុង, ចិន
Kikuyu:
Hong Kong, China
Kinyarwanda:
Hongo Kongo, Ubushinwa
Korean:
홍콩, 중국
Kurdish (Latin Script):
Hong Kong, Çîn
Kyrgyz:
Гонконг, Кытай
Lao:
ຮົງກົງ, ປະເທດຈີນ
Latin:
Hongcongum, Sinae
Latvian:
Honkonga, Ķīna
Lezghian:
Гонконг, Чин
Ligurian:
Hong Kong, Cinn-a
Limburgian:
Hong Kong, China
Lingala:
Hong Kong, Sína
Lingua Franca Nova:
Hongkong, Xina
Lithuanian:
Honkongas, Kinija
Lombard:
Hong Kong, Cina
Low Saxon/Low German:
Hongkong, Kina
Luri:
ھونگ کونگ, چین
Luxembourgish:
Hong Kong, China
Macedonian:
Хонгконг, Кина
Maithili:
हङकङ, चीन
Malagasy:
Hong Kong, Sina
Malay:
Hong Kong, China
Malayalam:
ഹോങ്കോങ്, ചൈന
Maltese:
Ħong Kong, Ċina
Maori:
Hongipua, Haina
Marathi:
हाँग काँग, चीन
Mazanderani:
هونگ کونگ, چین
Meadow Mari:
Гонконг, Китай
Min Dong Chinese:
Hiŏng-gē̤ng, Dṳ̆ng-huà Ìng-mìng Gê̤ṳng-huò-guók
Minangkabau:
Hong Kong, Cino
Mingrelian:
ჰონგ-კონგი, ჩინეთი
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Hiong-káng, Tiong-hôa
Mongolian:
Хонконг, Хятад
Nahuatl:
Hong Kong, China
Neapolitan:
Hong Kong, Cina
Nepali:
हङकङ, चीन
Newar / Nepal Bhasa:
हङकङ, चीन
Norwegian:
Hongkong, Kina
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Hongkong, Kina
Novial:
Hong Kong, China
Occitan:
Hong Kong, China
Odia:
ହଂକଂ, ଚୀନ
Ossetian:
Гонконг, Китай
Papiamento:
Hong Kong, China
Pashto:
هانگ کانگ, چين
Picard:
Hong Kong, Kine
Piedmontese:
Hong Kong, Cin-a
Polish:
Hongkong, Chiny
Portuguese:
Hong Kong, China
Punjabi:
ਹਾਂਗਕਾਂਗ, ਚੀਨ
Quechua:
Hong Kong, Chunkuk
Romanian:
Hong Kong, China
Russia Buriat:
Хонконг, Хитад Улас
Rusyn:
Гонґ Конґ, Кітайска
Samogitian:
Huonkuongs, Kėnėjės Liaudėis Respoblėka
Sanskrit:
हांग् कांग् नगरम्, चीनादेशः‎
Sardinian:
Hong Kong, Cina
Scots:
Hong Kong, Cheenae
Scottish Gaelic:
Hong Kong, Sìona
Serbian:
Хонгконг, Кина
Serbo-Croatian:
Hong Kong, Kina
Sesotho:
Hong Kong, Tjhaena
Sicilian:
Hong Kong, Cina
Silesian:
Hůngkůng, Chiny
Sinhalese:
හොංකොං, චීනය
Slovak:
Hongkong, Čína
Slovenian:
Hong Kong, Kitajska
Somali:
Hong Kong, Shiinaha
South Azerbaijani:
هونق کونق, چین
Sundanese:
Hong Kong, Tiongkok
Swahili:
Hong Kong, China
Swedish:
Hongkong, Kina
Tagalog:
Hong Kong, Tsina
Tajik (Cyrillic Script):
Ҳонгконг, Хито́й
Tamil:
ஆங்காங், சீனா
Tarantino:
Hong Kong, Cine
Tatar:
Һоң Коң, Кытай
Telugu:
హాంగ్‌కాంగ్, చైనా
Thai:
ฮ่องกง, ประเทศจีน
Tibetan (Standard):
ཧོང་ཀོང་།, རྒྱ་ནག
Turkish:
Hong Kong, Çin
Turkmen:
Gonkong, Hytaý
Ukrainian:
Гонконг, Китай
Urdu:
ہانگ کانگ, چین
Uyghur:
شياڭگاڭ, جۇڭخۇا خەلق جۇمھۇرىيىتى
Uzbek (Latin Script):
Gonkong, Xitoy
Venetian:
Hong Kong, Cina
Veps:
Honkong, Kitai
Vietnamese:
Hồng Kông, Trung Quốc
Volapük:
Honkeän, Tsyinän
Walloon:
Hong Kong
Waray:
Hong Kong, Tsina
Welsh:
Hong Cong, Tsieina
West Flemish:
Hong Kong, China
West Frisian:
Hongkong, Sina
Western Punjabi:
ہانگ کانگ, چین
Wolof:
Ooŋ Koŋ, Siin
Wu Chinese:
香港, 中国
Xhosa:
Hong Kong, IShayina
Yakut:
Хоҥ Коҥ, Кытай
Yiddish:
האנג קאנג, כינע
Yoruba:
Họ́ng Kọng, Ṣáínà
Zazaki:
Hong Kong, Çin
Zhuang:
Yanghgangj, Cunghvaz
Zulu:
Hong Kong, IShayina


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Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.; Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: ongya Zhu, Wenxuan Hu, Lungsang Chan, and Suping Yao (2004): Acta Geologica Sinica 83(5), 683-688
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Christopher Chui field collected specimen, checked by FTIR.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: ongya Zhu, Wenxuan Hu, Lungsang Chan, and Suping Yao (2004): Acta Geologica Sinica 83(5), 683-688
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Peng, C.J. (1991) Hong Kong Minerals. 2nd ed., Hong Kong Urban Council, Hong Kong, 80 pages.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.
'Axinite Group'
Reference: Yim, W. W. W. (1984) Occurrence of Axinite in Granite Pegmatite at Lei Yue Mun Bay near Chai Wan. Geological Society of Hong Kong newsletter. vol 2 (1) p9
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.
Coronadite ?
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Field collected by Christopher Chui. XRF shows only significant Mn and Pb. (Other Mn-Pb oxides could be possible, but less likely in this environment.)
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: PXRD by Alfredo Petrov, October 15 2017, on material field collected by Christopher Chui.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.; Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Chan Lung Sang (editor) (2013): "Mineral Bits and Pieces: Hong Kong Mining History" (Department of Earth Sciences, The University of Hong Kong).; Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Ho, J., Langford, R. (1987) Petrographic Study of Metamorphism in Tuffs of the Tai Mo Shan Formation, Northwestern New Territories, Hong Kong. Geological Society of Hong Kong Newsletter. 5(4), 9-13.
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Field collected by Christopher Chui; Fe:Mn checked by XRF (Alfredo Petrov, 5-2017).
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Glass'
Reference: Ho, J., Langford, R. (1987) Petrographic Study of Metamorphism in Tuffs of the Tai Mo Shan Formation, Northwestern New Territories, Hong Kong. Geological Society of Hong Kong Newsletter. 5(4), 9-13.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Graphite
Formula: C
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.; Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
'Hornblende'
Reference: Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Yim, W. W. W. (1984) Occurrence of Axinite in Granite Pegmatite at Lei Yue Mun Bay near Chai Wan. Geological Society of Hong Kong newsletter. vol 2 (1) p9
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.
Periclase
Formula: MgO
Reference: Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Peng, C.J. (1991) Hong Kong Minerals. 2nd ed., Hong Kong Urban Council, Hong Kong, 80 pages.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.; Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.
Russellite ?
Formula: Bi2WO6
Reference: Field collected by Christopher Chui. PXRD pattern resembles that for russellite more than any other secondary Bi oxide mineral, but far from a perfect match. XRF shows only significant Bi and W.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Field collected by Christopher Chui.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Stilpnomelane
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Patrick Ho (2010) Field trip to San Shek Wan – brief report (search for garnet and topaz). Geological Society of Hong Kong newsletter. vol 16 p 2
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.; Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
Vesuvianite
Formula: Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.; Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: McQueen, K. G., & Cross, A. J. (1995). The Composition of Magnetite from the Ma On Shan Magnetite Skarn, Hong Kong. Hong Kong Geologist, 1, 49-51.; Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Coronadite ?4.DK.05aPb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Periclase4.AB.25MgO
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Russellite ?4.DE.15Bi2WO6
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Chondrodite9.AF.45(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Palygorskite9.EE.20(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Stilpnomelane9.EG.40(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Vesuvianite9.BG.35Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Axinite Group'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Glass'-
'Hornblende'-
'K Feldspar'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4to (Mn2+)WO4

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
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Periclase4.2.1.1MgO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB8X16
Coronadite ?7.9.1.4Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
AB(XO3)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
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
A2XO4
Russellite ?48.2.1.1Bi2WO6
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
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(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 [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
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
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
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)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
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 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined islands
Stilpnomelane74.1.1.1(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
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
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
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Axinite Group'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Glass'-
'Hornblende'-
'K Feldspar'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C GraphiteC
C CalciteCaCO3
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O QuartzSiO2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O CalciteCaCO3
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
O Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O FerberiteFeWO4
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O PericlaseMgO
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O RusselliteBi2WO6
O CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Mg Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Mg Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg PericlaseMgO
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Si Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S PyriteFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S SphaleriteZnS
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 Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
K CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Ca Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Fe Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn SphaleriteZnS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W FerberiteFeWO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W RusselliteBi2WO6
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
BiBismuth
Bi RusselliteBi2WO6

Fossils

There are 10 fossil localities from the PaleoBioDB database within this region.

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Occurrences45
Youngest Fossil Listed0.01 Ma (Pleistocene)
Oldest Fossil Listed269 Ma (Permian)
Stratigraphic Units
UnitNo. OccurrencesAge
Ping Chau2066 - 56 Ma (Paleocene)
Tolo Channel23196.5 - 189.6 Ma (Early Jurassic)
Tolo Harbour1268.8 - 265.1 Ma (Permian)
Fossils from RegionClick here to show the list.
Accepted NameHierarchy Age
Phylloceras
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Cephalopoda : Ammonoidea : Phylloceratidae : Phylloceras196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Agassiceras
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Cephalopoda : Ammonoidea : Arietitidae : Agassiceras196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Arnioceras
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Cephalopoda : Ammonoidea : Arietitidae : Arnioceras196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Asteroceras
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Cephalopoda : Ammonoidea : Asteroceratidae : Asteroceras196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Coroniceras
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Cephalopoda : Ammonoidea : Arietitidae : Coroniceras196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Echioceras
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Cephalopoda : Ammonoidea : Echioceratidae : Echioceras196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Palaeoneilo
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Nuculanida : Malletiidae : Palaeoneilo196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Isognomon
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Ostreida : Pteriidae : Isognomon196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Kolymia
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Myalinida : Kolymiidae : Kolymia196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Eucyclidae
family
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Seguenziida : Eucyclidae196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Saccostrea cuccullata
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Ostreida : Ostreidae : Saccostrea : Saccostrea cuccullata0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Duplophyllum mikron
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Hapsiphyllidae : Duplophyllum : Duplophyllum mikron268.8 - 265.1 Ma
Permian
Nilsonia
genus
Plantae : Cycadophyta : Cycadopsida : Cycadales : Nilsonia196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Otiorhynchites
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Curculionidae : Otiorhynchites66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Mytilus lamellosus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Mytilida : Mytilidae : Mytilus : Mytilus lamellosus196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Cardinia hybrida
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Carditida : Cardiniidae : Cardinia : Cardinia hybrida196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Cardinia toriyamai
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Carditida : Cardiniidae : Cardinia : Cardinia toriyamai196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Hiatella curta
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Adapedonta : Hiatellidae : Hiatella : Hiatella curta196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Camptonectes subulatus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Pectinida : Pectinidae : Camptonectes : Camptonectes subulatus196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Oxytoma bifurcata
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Pectinida : Oxytomidae : Oxytoma : Oxytoma bifurcata196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Coroniceras rotiforme
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Cephalopoda : Ammonitida : Arietitidae : Coroniceras : Coroniceras rotiforme196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Arietites semicostatus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Cephalopoda : Ammonitida : Arietitidae : Coroniceras : Arietites semicostatus196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Pentacrinus shahuensis
species
Animalia : Echinodermata : Crinoidea : Isocrinida : Pentacrinitidae : Pentacrinites : Pentacrinus shahuensis196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Arberophyllum
genus
Plantae : Peltaspermophyta : Peltaspermopsida : Peltaspermales : Leuthardtiaceae : Arberophyllum196.5 - 189.6 Ma
Early Jurassic
Otiorhynchites williamsi
species
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Curculionidae : Otiorhynchites : Otiorhynchites williamsi66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Diploptera
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Blattodea : Blaberidae : Diploptera66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Allocercopis
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Hemiptera : Cercopidae : Allocercopis66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Allocercopis punctatis
species
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Hemiptera : Cercopidae : Allocercopis : Allocercopis punctatis66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Otiorhynchites aberranis
species
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Curculionidae : Otiorhynchites : Otiorhynchites aberranis66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Lithocantharis lunglokshuiensis
species
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Cantharidae : Lithocantharis : Lithocantharis lunglokshuiensis66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Wongyekokia angustris
species
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Cantharidae : Wongyekokia : Wongyekokia angustris66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Equiflagrum pingchauensum
species
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Aglycyderidae : Equiflagrum : Equiflagrum pingchauensum66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Equiflagrum paklapwanensum
species
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Aglycyderidae : Equiflagrum : Equiflagrum paklapwanensum66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Paklapwania
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Paklapwania66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Paklapwania platyelytris
species
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Paklapwania : Paklapwania platyelytris66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Paklapwania lacustris
species
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Paklapwania : Paklapwania lacustris66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Explansimarginis
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Explansimarginis66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
Explansimarginis evidis
species
Animalia : Arthropoda : Insecta : Coleoptera : Explansimarginis : Explansimarginis evidis66 - 56 Ma
Paleocene
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Peng, C.J. (1978) Hong Kong Minerals. The Urban Council & Urban Services Department, Hong Kong, 75 pages.
Peng, C.J. (1991) Hong Kong Minerals. 2nd ed., Hong Kong Urban Council, Hong Kong, 80 pages.
Li, X.C. (2008) Hong Kong Geology Guide Book. Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department, Government of the Hong Kong

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hong_Kong
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GeoNames ID:1819730

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