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Skikda Province, Algeriai
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Skikda ProvinceProvince
AlgeriaCountry

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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Skikda162,702 (2018)
Azzaba75,317 (2012)
Kerkera46,747 (2012)
Tamalous32,579 (2012)
Other Languages:
Arabic:
سكيكدة, الجزائر
Berber:
ⵙⴽⵉⴽⴷⴰ, ⵍⵣⵣⴰⵢⴻⵔ
French:
Skikda, Algérie
German:
Skikda, Algerien
Italian:
provincia di Skikda, Algeria
Russian:
Скикда, Алжир
Simplified Chinese:
斯基克达, 阿尔及利亚
Spanish:
Provincia de Skikda, Argelia
Asturian:
Provincia de Skikda, Arxelia
Belarusian:
Скікда , Алжыр
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Скікда, Альжыр
Bengali:
স্কিকদা প্রদেশ, আলজেরিয়া
Bulgarian:
Скикда, Алжир
Catalan:
Província de Skikda, Algèria
Cebuano:
Wilaya de Skikda, Arhelya
Danish:
Skikda Province, Algeriet
Dutch:
Skikda, Algerije
Esperanto:
Provinco Skikda, Alĝerio
Farsi/Persian:
استان سکیکده, الجزایر
Finnish:
Skikdan lääni, Algeria
Galician:
Vilaia de Skikda, Alxeria
Georgian:
სკიკდის პროვინცია, ალჟირი
Greek:
Σκίκντα, Αλγερία
Gujarati:
સ્કિકડા પ્રાંત, અલજીરિયા
Hindi:
स्किक्डा प्रांत, अल्जीरिया
Indonesian:
Provinsi Skikda, Aljazair
Japanese:
スキクダ県, アルジェリア
Judaeo-Spanish:
Skikda , Arjelia
Kabyle:
Skikda, Dzayer
Kannada:
ಸ್ಕಿಕ್ಡಾ ಪ್ರಾಂತ್ಯ, ಅಲ್ಜೀರಿಯ
Korean:
스킥다주, 알제리
Latin:
Rusicade, Algerium
Latvian:
Skīkidas vilāja, Alžīrija
Lithuanian:
Skikdos vilaja, Alžyras
Malay:
Wilayah Skikda, Algeria
Marathi:
स्किक्डा प्रांत, अल्जीरिया
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Skikda Séng, Algeria
Northern Sami:
Skikda eanangoddi, Algeria
Norwegian:
Skikda, Algerie
Polish:
Sukajkida, Algieria
Portuguese:
Skikda, Argélia
Romanian:
Provincia Skikda, Algeria
Serbian:
Скикда, Алжир
Sinhalese:
ස්කික්දා පළාත, ඇල්ජීරියාව
South Azerbaijani:
سکیکده اوستانی, الجزاییر
Swahili:
Jimbo ya Skikda, Algeria
Swedish:
Skikda, Algeriet
Tagalog:
Lalawigan ng Skikda, Arhelya
Tajik (Cyrillic Script):
Вилояти Скикда, Алҷазоир
Tamil:
சகிக்கிட மாகாணம், அல்சீரியா
Telugu:
స్కిక్డా ప్రావిన్స్, అల్జీరియా
Thai:
จังหวัดสกิกดา, ประเทศแอลจีเรีย
Traditional Chinese:
斯基克達省, 阿爾及利亞
Turkish:
Sekikda Vilayeti, Cezayir
Ukrainian:
Скікда, Алжир
Urdu:
صوبہ سکیکدہ, الجزائر
Vietnamese:
Skikda, Algérie
Waray:
Skikda, Alherya
Western Punjabi:
صوبہ سکیکدہ, الجزائر


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33 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Adelite ?
Formula: CaMg(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956): Le gisement de manganèse de Guettara. Symposium du manganèse XX congrès international de géologie,
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Heflik W., 1989: Symplectic intergrowths in vulcanites from the Djebel Guettara manganese deposit (Northern Algeria). Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20(2), 11-28
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Anorthite var: Bytownite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Seghir N., Kolli O. and Boutaleb A.(2012): La mineralisation manganesifere du Massif de Guettara (Ougarta, SW Algerien), 2eme Colloque International sur la Géologie du Sahara-Thème II Ressources minérales et Hydrocarbures
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Biotite var: Titanian Biotite'
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Reference: Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956): Le gisement de manganèse de Guettara. Symposium du manganèse XX congrès international de géologie,
Bustamite
Formula: CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Reference: Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956): Le gisement de manganèse de Guettara. Symposium du manganèse XX congrès international de géologie,
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Heflik W., 1989: Symplectic intergrowths in vulcanites from the Djebel Guettara manganese deposit (Northern Algeria). Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20(2), 11-28
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Heflik W., 1989: Symplectic intergrowths in vulcanites from the Djebel Guettara manganese deposit (Northern Algeria). Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20(2), 11-28
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: No reference listed
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Seghir N., Kolli O. and Boutaleb A.(2012): La mineralisation manganesifere du Massif de Guettara (Ougarta, SW Algerien), 2eme Colloque International sur la Géologie du Sahara-Thème II Ressources minérales et Hydrocarbures
'Geikielite-Ilmenite Series'
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
'Glass'
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Reference: Seghir N., Kolli O. and Boutaleb A.(2012): La mineralisation manganesifere du Massif de Guettara (Ougarta, SW Algerien), 2eme Colloque International sur la Géologie du Sahara-Thème II Ressources minérales et Hydrocarbures
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Katophorite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Description: Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956)publish the following normalized amphibole composition: (Na0.394K0.243)0.637(Na1.242Ca0.758)2.00(Mg4.139Mn0.311Fe0.068Al0.471Ti0.010)5.00(Si7.894Al0.106)O22((OH)2. Their data does not give a Fe3+/(Fe3+ + Fe2+) ratio, but charge balance calculations give sufficient Fe3+ for the amphibole to fall within the katophorite range as defined by Hawthorne et al. (2012)
Reference: Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956): Le gisement de manganèse de Guettara. Symposium du manganèse XX congrès international de géologie,
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Heflik W., 1989: Symplectic intergrowths in vulcanites from the Djebel Guettara manganese deposit (Northern Algeria). Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20(2), 11-28
Montdorite
Formula: (K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Piemontite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Heflik W., 1989: Symplectic intergrowths in vulcanites from the Djebel Guettara manganese deposit (Northern Algeria). Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20(2), 11-28
'Protolithionite'
Reference: Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956): Le gisement de manganèse de Guettara. Symposium du manganèse XX congrès international de géologie,
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956): Le gisement de manganèse de Guettara. Symposium du manganèse XX congrès international de géologie,
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Seghir N., Kolli O. and Boutaleb A.(2012): La mineralisation manganesifere du Massif de Guettara (Ougarta, SW Algerien), 2eme Colloque International sur la Géologie du Sahara-Thème II Ressources minérales et Hydrocarbures
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956): Le gisement de manganèse de Guettara. Symposium du manganèse XX congrès international de géologie,
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Description: Inclusions in cordierite.
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956): Le gisement de manganèse de Guettara. Symposium du manganèse XX congrès international de géologie,
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.
Tilasite
Formula: CaMg(AsO4)F
Reference: Heflik W., 1989: Symplectic intergrowths in vulcanites from the Djebel Guettara manganese deposit (Northern Algeria). Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20(2), 11-28
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.
Winchite ?
Formula: ☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Description: An analysis published by Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956) gives a composition near the richterite-winchite-katophorite join. The composition falls within a katophorite composition following the species definitions outlined in the amphibole nomenclature by Hawthorne et al.(2012). See the katophorite entry for more details.
Reference: Byramjee R.and Meindre M.(1956): Le gisement de manganèse de Guettara. Symposium du manganèse XX congrès international de géologie, Heflik W., 1989: Symplectic intergrowths in vulcanites from the Djebel Guettara manganese deposit (Northern Algeria). Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20(2), 11-28
Wodginite
Formula: Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Reference: Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.
'Zinnwaldite'
Reference: Bouabsa, L., Marignac, C., Chabbi, R., & Cuney, M. (2010). The Filfila (NE Algeria) topaz-bearing granites and their rare metal minerals: Petrologic and metallogenic implications. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56(2), 107-113.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Hausmannite4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Wodginite4.DB.40Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adelite ?8.BH.35CaMg(AsO4)(OH)
Tilasite8.BH.10CaMg(AsO4)F
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)