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Puy-les-Vignes, Saint-Léonard-de-Noblat, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° 49' 33'' North , 1° 31' 50'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 45.82611,1.53083
GeoHash:G#: u01hdy6sr
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Limousin


Nb-Ti-Y-HREE-W-U oxide minerals are described from here.

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40 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., Mercadier, J., Magott, R., Mouthier B. (2015): Nb-Ti-Y-HREE-W-U Oxide Minerals With Uncommon Compositions Associated With the Tungsten Mineralization In the Puy-Les-Vignes Deposit (Massif Central, France): Evidence For Rare-Metal Mobilization By Late Hydrothermal Fluids With A Peralkaline Signature. Canadian Mineralogist: 53: 653-672; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=12887 (2016)
Anatase var: Niobian Anatase
Formula: (Ti,Nb)O2
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., Mercadier, J., Magott, R., Mouthier B. (2015): Nb-Ti-Y-HREE-W-U Oxide Minerals With Uncommon Compositions Associated With the Tungsten Mineralization In the Puy-Les-Vignes Deposit (Massif Central, France): Evidence For Rare-Metal Mobilization By Late Hydrothermal Fluids With A Peralkaline Signature. Canadian Mineralogist: 53: 653-672; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=12887 (2016)
'Apatite'
Description: Green hexagonal crystals
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Club Eymoutiers Minéraux (2003): Les minéraux du Limousin, Trésors cachés, un siècle d'exploitation minière. Club Eymoutiers Minéraux Ed., 13-15 & 88.
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Jean Chervet collection
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26
'Breccia'
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26
Cannonite ?
Formula: Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Patrice Queneau Collection
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Jean Chervet collection
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Club Eymoutiers Minéraux (2003): Les minéraux du Limousin, Trésors cachés, un siècle d'exploitation minière. Club Eymoutiers Minéraux Ed., 13-15 & 88.; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: FeNb2O6
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Patrice Queneau Collection
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
'Euxenite-(Y)-Columbite solid solution'
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., Mercadier, J., Magott, R., Mouthier B. (2015): Nb-Ti-Y-HREE-W-U Oxide Minerals With Uncommon Compositions Associated With the Tungsten Mineralization In the Puy-Les-Vignes Deposit (Massif Central, France): Evidence For Rare-Metal Mobilization By Late Hydrothermal Fluids With A Peralkaline Signature. Canadian Mineralogist: 53: 653-672; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=12887 (2016)
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Description: Blades up to 50 centimeters long in quartz.
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Ferberite var: Reinite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26
Ferroskutterudite
Formula: (Fe,Co)As3
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Club Eymoutiers Minéraux (2003): Les minéraux du Limousin, Trésors cachés, un siècle d'exploitation minière. Club Eymoutiers Minéraux Ed., 13-15 & 88.
'Gneiss'
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
'Granite'
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
'Greisen'
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26
Hydrokenoelsmoreite
Formula: 2W2O6(H2O)
Reference: Patrice Queneau Collection
Hydrokenoelsmoreite var: Ferritungstite
Reference: Patrice Queneau collection (analyzed)
Ixiolite
Formula: (Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Ixiolite var: Wolframoixiolite
Formula: (Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Club Eymoutiers Minéraux (2003): Les minéraux du Limousin, Trésors cachés, un siècle d'exploitation minière. Club Eymoutiers Minéraux Ed., 13-15 & 88.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
'Monazite'
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 997.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Jean Chervet collection
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Description: Hyaline, white or amethyst
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Rooseveltite
Formula: Bi(AsO4)
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Russellite
Formula: Bi2WO6
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Description: - Honey yellow octahedrons up to 15 centimeters - Reinite (Ferberite after Scheelite octahedrons, up to 10 centimeters)
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Jean Chervet collection; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26; Club Eymoutiers Minéraux (2003): Les minéraux du Limousin, Trésors cachés, un siècle d'exploitation minière. Club Eymoutiers Minéraux Ed., 13-15 & 88.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Club Eymoutiers Minéraux (2003): Les minéraux du Limousin, Trésors cachés, un siècle d'exploitation minière. Club Eymoutiers Minéraux Ed., 13-15 & 88.; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Queneau P. (2001), Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°4, pp: 18-26; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Tungstite ?
Formula: WO3 · H2O
Reference: Patrice Queneau Collection; Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
'Xenotime'
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., & Mercadier, J. (2015, August). The Puy-les-Vignes breccia pipe (Massif Central, France): a unique occurrence of polymetallic W-Nb±Ta-HREE-Bi-Cu-As±Au-Ag mineralization in the Variscan belt. In 13th Biennial SGA Meeting (Vol. 2, pp. 749-752).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Bismuth'1.CA.05Bi
'Copper'1.AA.05Cu
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Enargite'2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Ferroskutterudite2.EC.05(Fe,Co)As3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Anatase'4.DD.05TiO2
var: Niobian Anatase4.DD.05(Ti,Nb)O2
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Columbite-(Fe)'4.DB.35FeNb2O6
'Ferberite'4.DB.30FeWO4
var: Reinite4.DB.30FeWO4
Hydrokenoelsmoreite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
Ixiolite4.DB.25(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
var: Wolframoixiolite4.DB.25(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Russellite4.DE.15Bi2WO6
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Tungstite ?4.FJ.10WO3 · H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Bismutite'5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
'Cannonite' ?7.BD.35Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
'Copiapite'7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Beudantite'8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
'Cacoxenite'8.DC.40Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
'Carminite'8.BH.30PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Rooseveltite8.AD.50Bi(AsO4)
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Breccia'-
'Euxenite-(Y)-Columbite solid solution'-
Gneiss-
Granite-
Greisen-
K Feldspar-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Monazite-
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Xenotime-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
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
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Ferroskutterudite2.12.18.4(Fe,Co)As3
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
AX3
Tungstite ?4.5.2.1WO3 · H2O
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Ixiolite8.1.10.1(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
AB2O6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2FeNb2O6
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Cannonite ?30.2.9.1Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Rooseveltite38.4.4.1Bi(AsO4)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Carminite41.10.6.1PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Miscellaneous
Cacoxenite42.13.5.1Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
A2XO4
Russellite48.2.1.1Bi2WO6
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Anatase
var: Niobian Anatase
-(Ti,Nb)O2
'Apatite'-
'Breccia'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Euxenite-(Y)-Columbite solid solution'-
Ferberite
var: Reinite
-FeWO4
'Gneiss'-
'Granite'-
'Greisen'-
Hydrokenoelsmoreite-2W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite-2W2O6(H2O)
Ixiolite
var: Wolframoixiolite
-(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Monazite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
'Xenotime'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
H CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
H CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H TungstiteWO3 · H2O
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O AnataseTiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
O CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
O CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Columbite-(Fe)FeNb2O6
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O FerberiteFeWO4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O Ixiolite(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Anatase (var: Niobian Anatase)(Ti,Nb)O2
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O Ferberite (var: Reinite)FeWO4
O RooseveltiteBi(AsO4)
O RusselliteBi2WO6
O RutileTiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O TungstiteWO3 · H2O
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O Ixiolite (var: Wolframoixiolite)(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BaryteBaSO4
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti Anatase (var: Niobian Anatase)(Ti,Nb)O2
Ti RutileTiO2
MnManganese
Mn Ixiolite(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Mn Ixiolite (var: Wolframoixiolite)(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Fe CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Columbite-(Fe)FeNb2O6
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe Ferroskutterudite(Fe,Co)As3
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Ferberite (var: Reinite)FeWO4
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe Ixiolite (var: Wolframoixiolite)(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
CoCobalt
Co Ferroskutterudite(Fe,Co)As3
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As Ferroskutterudite(Fe,Co)As3
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As RooseveltiteBi(AsO4)
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Fe)FeNb2O6
Nb Ixiolite(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Nb Anatase (var: Niobian Anatase)(Ti,Nb)O2
Nb Ixiolite (var: Wolframoixiolite)(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
TaTantalum
Ta Ixiolite(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Ta Ixiolite (var: Wolframoixiolite)(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4
W Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
W Ferberite (var: Reinite)FeWO4
W RusselliteBi2WO6
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W TungstiteWO3 · H2O
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W Ixiolite (var: Wolframoixiolite)(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
PbLead
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Bi RooseveltiteBi(AsO4)
Bi RusselliteBi2WO6

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleozoic - Neoproterozoic
251.902 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3131495
Lower Gneiss Unit (Massif Central)

Age: Neoproterozoic to Triassic (251.902 - 1000 Ma)

Description: high grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{migmatite/anatexite}, Minor{gneiss,amphibolite}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3192304
Neoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Comments: Massif Central

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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References

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Queneau P. (2001): Un gîte historique: Puy-les-Vignes (Haute-Vienne), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs 74, 18-26.
Club Eymoutiers Minéraux (2003): Les minéraux du Limousin, Trésors cachés, un siècle d'exploitation minière. Club Eymoutiers Minéraux Ed., 13-15 & 88.
Lebocey, J. (2014): Minéraux de la mine de Puy-les-Vignes. Le Règne Minéral 119, 30-44.
Harlaux, M., Marignac, C., Cuney, M., Mercadier, J., Magott, R., Mouthier B. (2015): Nb-Ti-Y-HREE-W-U Oxide Minerals With Uncommon Compositions Associated With the Tungsten Mineralization In the Puy-Les-Vignes Deposit (Massif Central, France): Evidence For Rare-Metal Mobilization By Late Hydrothermal Fluids With A Peralkaline Signature. Canadian Mineralogist, 53, 653-672;
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