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Usclas-du-Bosc quarry (Loiras quarry; Pioch Camp quarry), Usclas-du-Bosc, Hérault, Occitanie, Francei
Regional Level Types
Usclas-du-Bosc quarry (Loiras quarry; Pioch Camp quarry)Quarry
Usclas-du-BoscCommune
HéraultDepartment
OccitanieRegion
FranceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
43° 43' 0'' North , 3° 23' 57'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Le Bosc835 (2016)1.4km
Saint-Jean-de-la-Blaquière406 (2016)1.9km
Soumont149 (2016)3.9km
Saint-Privat245 (2016)4.7km
Fozières189 (2016)5.2km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Languedoc-Roussillon
Name(s) in local language(s):
Carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Loiras)


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


22 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Antlerite ?
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: self collected by S. MAURY
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: self collected by S. MAURY
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21.
'Bitumen'
Reference: self collected by S. MAURY
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: self collected by S. MAURY
Brochantite ?
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Robin Fialip
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: self collected by S. MAURY;
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21.
Dickite ?
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Patrice Queneau Collection
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Bayle L.-D. (2005): Echos de la Minéralogie Française: Bourse de Millau. Le Règne Minéral, 65, 5. (in French)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Bayle L.-D. (2005): Echos de la Minéralogie Française: Bourse de Millau. Le Règne Minéral, 65, 5. (in French)
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Self ollected by Stephane Maury
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21.
Hemimorphite ?
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: self collected by S. MAURY
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: collection B.Bouissac
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: self collected by S. MAURY
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Bayle L.-D. (2005): Echos de la Minéralogie Française: Bourse de Millau. Le Règne Minéral, 65, 5. (in French)
'Stibiconite' ?
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Reference: Bayle L.-D. (2005): Echos de la Minéralogie Française: Bourse de Millau. Le Règne Minéral, 65, 5. (in French)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bindheimite'4.DH.20Pb2Sb2O6O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
'Stibiconite' ?4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Antlerite ?7.BB.15Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite ?7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Dickite ?9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hemimorphite ?9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bitumen'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
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 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)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Antlerite ?30.1.12.1Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Brochantite ?30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bindheimite'44.1.1.2Pb2Sb2O6O
'Stibiconite' ?44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite ?56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Dickite ?71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Bitumen'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O SideriteFeCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O CalciteCaCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
S BaryteBaSO4
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Pb CerussitePbCO3

References

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- Bayle, L.-D. (2005): Echos de la Minéralogie Française: Bourse de Millau. Le Règne Minéral, 65, 5. (in French)
- Dincuff, B. (2008): Minéralogie de la carrière d'Usclas-du-Bosc (Hérault). Le Règne Minéral, 83, 5-21. (in French)

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