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Biskra Province, Algeriai
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Biskra ProvinceProvince
AlgeriaCountry

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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Biskra307,987 (2018)
Tolga68,246 (2012)
Sidi Khaled64,476 (2012)
Sidi Okba34,985 (2012)
Zeribet el Oued23,187 (2012)
Oumache10,424 (2012)
Other Languages:
Arabic:
بسكرة, الجزائر
Berber:
ⴱⴻⵙⴽⵔⴰ, ⵍⵣⵣⴰⵢⴻⵔ
French:
Biskra, Algérie
German:
Biskra, Algerien
Italian:
provincia di Biskra, Algeria
Russian:
Бискра, Алжир
Simplified Chinese:
比斯克拉省, 阿尔及利亚
Spanish:
Provincia de Biskra, Argelia
Asturian:
Provincia de Biskra, Arxelia
Azeri:
Biskra vilayəti, Əlcəzair
Basque:
Biskra probintzia, Aljeria
Belarusian:
Біскра , Алжыр
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Біскра, Альжыр
Bengali:
বিস্ক্রা, আলজেরিয়া
Bulgarian:
Бискра , Алжир
Catalan:
Província de Biskra, Algèria
Cebuano:
Wilaya de Biskra, Arhelya
Czech:
Biskra, Alžírsko
Danish:
Biskra, Algeriet
Dutch:
Biskra, Algerije
Esperanto:
Provinco Biskra, Alĝerio
Farsi/Persian:
استان بسکره, الجزایر
Finnish:
Biskra, Algeria
Galician:
Vilaia de Biskra, Alxeria
Georgian:
ბისკრის პროვინცია, ალჟირი
Greek:
Μπίσκρα, Αλγερία
Gujarati:
બિસ્ક્ર્રા, અલજીરિયા
Hindi:
बिस्क्रा प्रांत, अल्जीरिया
Indonesian:
Provinsi Biskirah, Aljazair
Interlingua:
Provincia Biskra, Algeria
Japanese:
ビスクラ県, アルジェリア
Judaeo-Spanish:
Biskra , Arjelia
Kabyle:
Beskra, Dzayer
Kannada:
ಬಿಸ್ಕ್ರಾ, ಅಲ್ಜೀರಿಯ
Korean:
비스크라주, 알제리
Latvian:
Biskra, Alžīrija
Lithuanian:
Biskros vilaja, Alžyras
Malay:
Wilayah Biskra, Algeria
Marathi:
बिसकरा, अल्जीरिया
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Biskra Séng, Algeria
Northern Sami:
Biskra eanangoddi, Algeria
Norwegian:
Biskra, Algerie
Polish:
Prowincja Biskira, Algieria
Portuguese:
Biskra, Argélia
Romanian:
Provincia Biskra, Algeria
Serbian:
Бискра, Алжир
Sinhalese:
බිස්ක්‍රා, ඇල්ජීරියාව
South Azerbaijani:
بسکره اوستانی, الجزاییر
Swahili:
Jimbo ya Biskra, Algeria
Swedish:
Biskra, Algeriet
Tagalog:
Lalawigan ng Biskra, Arhelya
Tajik (Cyrillic Script):
Вилояти Бискра, Алҷазоир
Tamil:
பிஸ்க்ர, அல்சீரியா
Telugu:
బిస్క్రా, అల్జీరియా
Thai:
จังหวัดบิสกรา, ประเทศแอลจีเรีย
Traditional Chinese:
比斯克拉省, 阿爾及利亞
Turkish:
Biskra Vilayeti, Cezayir
Ukrainian:
Біскра, Алжир
Urdu:
صوبہ بسکرہ, الجزائر
Vietnamese:
Biskra, Algérie
Waray:
Biskra, Alherya
Western Punjabi:
صوبہ بسکرہ, الجزائر


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9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Tortochaux F. (1962): Occurrence and structure of evaporites in North Africa. In: Mattox R.B. (ed.) (1968), Saline Deposits. A Symposium based on Papers from the International Conference on Saline Deposits, Huston, Texas, 1962. Special GSA Papers Number 88. The Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, 107-138.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Tortochaux F. (1962): Occurrence and structure of evaporites in North Africa. In: Mattox R.B. (ed.) (1968), Saline Deposits. A Symposium based on Papers from the International Conference on Saline Deposits, Huston, Texas, 1962. Special GSA Papers Number 88. The Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, 107-138.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Tortochaux F. (1962): Occurrence and structure of evaporites in North Africa. In: Mattox R.B. (ed.) (1968), Saline Deposits. A Symposium based on Papers from the International Conference on Saline Deposits, Huston, Texas, 1962. Special GSA Papers Number 88. The Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, 107-138.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Tortochaux F. (1962): Occurrence and structure of evaporites in North Africa. In: Mattox R.B. (ed.) (1968), Saline Deposits. A Symposium based on Papers from the International Conference on Saline Deposits, Huston, Texas, 1962. Special GSA Papers Number 88. The Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, 107-138.
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Tortochaux F. (1962): Occurrence and structure of evaporites in North Africa. In: Mattox R.B. (ed.) (1968), Saline Deposits. A Symposium based on Papers from the International Conference on Saline Deposits, Huston, Texas, 1962. Special GSA Papers Number 88. The Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, 107-138.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Tortochaux F. (1962): Occurrence and structure of evaporites in North Africa. In: Mattox R.B. (ed.) (1968), Saline Deposits. A Symposium based on Papers from the International Conference on Saline Deposits, Huston, Texas, 1962. Special GSA Papers Number 88. The Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, 107-138.
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Collection of NHM, Vienna
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Gunnar Färber Mineralien
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Tortochaux F. (1962): Occurrence and structure of evaporites in North Africa. In: Mattox R.B. (ed.) (1968), Saline Deposits. A Symposium based on Papers from the International Conference on Saline Deposits, Huston, Texas, 1962. Special GSA Papers Number 88. The Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, 107-138.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
O AragoniteCaCO3
NaSodium
Na HaliteNaCl
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3

References

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Vogt, H.-H. (1977) Schweiẞ der Wüste: Sandrosen aus der Sahara. Mineralien-Magazin, 1(1), 3-7.

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biskra_Province
Wikidata ID:Q458402
GeoNames ID:2503822

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