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Nordland, Norwayi
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Bodø34,073 (2016)
Mo i Rana17,853 (2010)
Narvik14,114 (2017)
Mosjøen9,636 (2015)
Fauske5,953 (2010)
Sandnessjøen5,778 (2015)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Nordlánnda;
Other Languages:
French:
Nordland, Norvège
German:
Nordland, Norwegen
Italian:
Nordland, Norvegia
Northern Sami:
Nordlánda, Norga
Norwegian:
Nordland, Norge
Russian:
Нурланн, Норвегия
Simplified Chinese:
诺尔兰郡, 挪威
Spanish:
Nordland, Noruega
Afrikaans:
Nordland, Noorweë
Albanian:
Nordland, Norvegjia
Arabic:
نورلان, النرويج
Armenian:
Նուռլան, Նորվեգիա
Asturian:
Nordland, Noruega
Basque:
Nordland, Norvegia
Belarusian:
Нурлан, Нарвегія
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Нурлян, Нарвэгія
Bengali:
নর্ডল্যান্ড, নরওয়ে
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
নোর্দলেন্ড, নরৱে
Bosnian:
Nordland, Norveška
Breton:
Nordland, Norvegia
Bulgarian:
Норлан, Норвегия
Catalan:
Nordland, Noruega
Cebuano:
Nordland Fylke, Norway
Chuvash:
Нурланн, Норвеги
Cornish:
Nordland, Norgagh
Croatian:
Nordland, Norveška
Czech:
Nordland, Norsko
Danish:
Nordland, Norge
Dutch:
Nordland, Noorwegen
Esperanto:
Nordland, Norvegio
Estonian:
Nordland, Norra
Farsi/Persian:
نوردلند, نروژ
Finnish:
Nordlandin lääni, Norja
Georgian:
ნურლანი, ნორვეგია
Greek:
Νόρντλαντ, Νορβηγία
Gujarati:
નોર્ડલેન્ડ, નોર્વે
Hebrew:
נורדלנד, נורבגיה
Hindi:
नोर्डलैंड, नॉर्वे
Hungarian:
Nordland megye, Norvégia
Icelandic:
Norðurland, Noregur
Indonesian:
Nordland, Norwegia
Japanese:
ヌールラン県, ノルウェー
Kannada:
ನಾರ್ಡ್ಲ್ಯಾಂಡ್, ಕಾಮೌ
Korean:
노를란주, 노르웨이
Latin:
Nordland, Norvegia
Latvian:
Nūrlanne, Norvēģija
Limburgian:
Nordland, Noorwege
Lithuanian:
Nordlandas, Norvegija
Low Saxon/Low German:
Amt Nordland, Norwegen
Macedonian:
Нурлан, Норвешка
Malay:
Nordland, Norway
Marathi:
नोर्डंड, नॉर्वे
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Nordland, Lo̍k-ui
Nauruan:
Nordland, Norwei
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Nordland fylke, Noreg
Occitan:
Nordland, Norvègia
Ossetian:
Нурланн, Норвеги
Polish:
Nordland, Norwegia
Portuguese:
Nordland, Noruega
Romanian:
Nordland, Norvegia
Samogitian:
Nuordlands, Nuorvegėjė
Scots:
Nordland, Norawa
Serbian:
Нордланд, Норвешка
Serbo-Croatian:
Nordland, Norveška
Sinhalese:
නොර්ඩ්ලන්ඩ්, නෝර්වේ
Slovak:
Nordland, Nórsko
Slovenian:
Nordland, Norveška
South Azerbaijani:
نوردلاند, نوروژ
Swahili:
Nordland, Norwei
Swedish:
Nordland fylke, Norge
Tamil:
Nordland, நோர்வே
Telugu:
నార్డ్‌లాండ్, నార్వే
Thai:
นอร์ดแลนด์, นอร์เวย์
Turkish:
Nordland, Norveç
Ukrainian:
Нурлан, Норвегія
Urdu:
نودلان, ناروے
Vietnamese:
Nordland, Na Uy
Waray:
Nordland, Noruega
Western Punjabi:
ناردلینڈ, ناروے


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Localities:
Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Actinolite var: Smaragdite
Formula: Ca2(Mg,Fe2+,Cr)5Si8O22(OH)2
Adamsite-(Y)
Formula: NaY[CO3]2 · 6H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
'Aikinite-Bismuthinite Series'
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Kullerud, K. (1996). Chlorine-rich amphiboles: interplay between amphibole composition and an evolving fluid. European Journal of Mineralogy 8, 355-370
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Albite var: Oligoclase-Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Vogt, Th. (1922): Über Thalenit von Hundholmen im nördlichen Norwegen. in Brøgger, W.C, Vogt, Th. & Schetelig, J. (1922): Die MIneralien der südnorwegischen Granitpegmatitgänge. II. Silikate der seltenen Erde. Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter. I.Mat-Naturv. Klasse 1922. 11, 19-47
Albite var: Peristerite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Van King photo, Photo ID: 841929
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Allanite-(Y)
Formula: {CaY}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Allargentum
Formula: (Ag1-xSbx)
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
'Almandine-Pyrope Series'
Description: A Ca-rich pyrope/almandine garnet found in a sapphirine bearing lentil in the ultramafic rocks.
Reference: Østergaard, T.V. (1969): Sapphirine in a kyanite- and staurolite- bearing rock. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse nr 258. (Årbok 1968), 62-65
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'
Reference: James, W. D., Mitchell, P., Ineson, R. and Nordgulen, Ø. (1993) Geology and K/Ar chronology of the Målvika scheelite skarns, Central Norwegian Caledonides. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Bulletin 424: 65-74
Alnaperbøeite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: (CaCe2.5Na0.5)(Al4)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3O(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Bonazzi, P., Bindi, L., Chopin, C., Husdal, T.A. and Lepore, G.O. (2013) IMA 2012-054. CNMNC Newsletter No. 15, February 2013, page 4; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 1-12; Bonazzi, P., Lepore, G.O., Bindi, L.. Chopin, C., Husdal, T.A. & Medenbach, O. (2014): Perbøeite-(Ce) and alnaperbøeite-(Ce), two new members of the epidote-törnebohmite polysomatic series: Chemistry, structure, dehydrogenation, and clue for a sodian epidote end-member. American Mineralogist. 99, 157-169
'Alnaperbøeite-(Ce)-Perbøeite-(Ce) Series'
Reference: Husdal, T.A. & Medenbach, O. (2014): Perbøeite-(Ce) and alnaperbøeite-(Ce), two new members of the epidote-törnebohmite polysomatic series: Chemistry, structure, dehydrogenation, and clue for a sodian epidote end-member. American Mineralogist. 99, 157-169
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Cook, N. J. (1996): Mineralogy of the sulphide deposits at Sulitjelma, northern Norway. Ore Geology Reviews 11: 303-308
Aluminocerite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La,Ca)9(Al,Fe3+)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Description: Small rose-colored crystals and irregular grains. Microprobe analysis in 1990 recognized that it was a cerite-(Ce) but with dominant Al in the M site of the structure, (Before first description of the species aluminocerite-(Ce))
Reference: Raade , G. Austrheim, H. & Sæbø, P.C. (1990): Cerite-(Ce) from Lagmannsvik, Hamarøy. Interne notater 1961-1990. Mineralogisk-Geologisk Museum, UiO, 153-154; Husdal, T. (2011): Tysfjordgranittens pegmatitter. Stein. 38 (4): 4-35
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Amblygonite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)F
Description: Described by Ihlen as "greyish white, small crystals"
Reference: Ihlen. P. M. (2004) Undersøkelse av Li-pegmatitter i Nord-Helgeland. Norges Geologiske Undersøkerlse (NGU) Rapport 2004.061.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Localities: Reported from at least 36 localities in this region.
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Uralite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1839 - 002. Lilleålegden.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Ancylite-(Ce)
Formula: CeSr(CO3)2(OH) · H2O
Locality: Hundholmen, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway - erroneously reported
Description: Eldjarn describes ancylite-(Ce) from Hundholmen as small crystals (2mm) growing on parisite-(Ce). The mineral contains no Sr, only Ca and LREE, and is calcioancylite-(Ce)(SEM-EDS by Tomas Husdal)
Reference: Eldjarn, K. (1978): "Ancylitt fra Hundholmen, Tysfjord". NAGS-nytt 5(3),18) ; Neumann (1985, p. 103).
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Description: As a secondary mineral on nickeline. (Neumann refers to Råna Ni deposit)
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 125
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Mason, R. (1967) Electron-probe microanalysis of coronas in a troctolite from Sulitjelma, Norway. Mineralogical Magazine: 36: 504-514.
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Antimony var: Bismuthian Antimony
Formula: (Sb,Bi)
Reference: Cook, N. J. (1996): Mineralogy of the sulphide deposits at Sulitjelma, northern Norway. Ore Geology Reviews 11: 303-308
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Aplowite
Formula: (Co,Mn,Ni)SO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
'Apophyllite'
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Arsenic
Formula: As
Arsenocrandallite
Formula: CaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Arsenoflorencite-(Ce)
Formula: CeAl3(AsO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Selbekk, R. S., Husdal, T. A. & Berg, H-J. (2010): Nye mineraler for Norge i 2010. Stein. 37 (4): 24-26
Arsenolamprite
Formula: As
Reference: Larsen, K. E. (2019) Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2018-2019. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 141-149
Arsenolite ?
Formula: As2O3
Description: Bugge & Foslie (1922) describes boulders with arsenopyrite, covered with a white skin of an arenic-oxide possible arsenolite.
Reference: Bugge, C. & Foslie, S. (1922): Norsk arsenmalm og arsenikfrem¬stilling. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 106. 33 pp. (p. 13); Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 59
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Arsenopyrite var: Danaite
Formula: (Fe0.90Co0.10)AsS - (Fe0.65Co0.35)AsS
Asbecasite
Formula: Ca3(Ti,Sn4+)Be2(AsO3)6(SiO4)2
Habit: masses up to 2 cm
Colour: yellow-olivegreen
Reference: Ellingsen, H.V., Haugen, A., Raade, G., Eldjarn, K. & Berg, H.-J., (1995): Sjeldne mineraler i en amazonittpegmatitt ved Tennvatn i Nordland. Norsk Bergverksmuseums Skriftserie 9, 35-37
'Asbestos'
Reference: Myrland, R. (1972): Velfjord.Beskrivelse til det berggrunnsgeologiske gradteigskart I 18- 1:100 000. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 274. 30p.
Atelisite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: Y4Si3O8(OH)8
Type Locality:
Reference: Malcherek, T., Mihailova, B., Schlüter, J. and Husdal, T.A. (2011): Atelisite-(Y), IMA 2010-065. CNMNC Newsletter No. 9, August 2011, page 2536; Mineralogical Magazine. 75, 2535-2540; Malcherek, T., Mihailová, B., Schlüter, J., Husdal, T. (2012): Atelisite-(Y), a new rare earth defect silicate of the KDP structure type. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24, 1053-1060.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Devaraju, T.C. & Heier, K .S. (1974): Pre-Cambrian Rocks on Hadseløy, Lofoten-Vesterålen. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 312: 31-58
Augite var: Ferroaugite
Reference: Devaraju, T.C. & Heier, K .S. (1974): Pre-Cambrian Rocks on Hadseløy, Lofoten-Vesterålen. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 312: 31-58
Aurostibite
Formula: AuSb2
Axinite-(Fe)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Axinite-(Mn)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Babingtonite
Formula: Ca2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
Barrerite ?
Formula: (Na,K,Ca0.5)2[Al2Si7O18] · 7H2O
Reference: - Robinson, G. W. & King, V. T. (1993): What’s New in Minerals ? Annual world summary of mineral discoveries covering april 1992 trough april 1993. Mineralogical Record 24: 393
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Bastnäsite'
Habit: needles and plates in subparallell arrangement in fluocerite-(Ce)
Colour: light yellow,transparent
Description: Occurs in crystalaggregates intergrown with fluocerite-(Ce) and "yttrofluorite".
Reference: Sverdrup, T.L., Sæbø,P.Chr. & Bryn, K.Ö. (1965): Contribution to the Mineralogy of Norway No. 31. Tysonite (fluocerite), a new mineral for Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 45: 177-188
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Bastnäsite-(Nd) (TL)
Formula: Nd(CO3)F
Type Locality:
Reference: Miyawaki, R., Yokoyama, K. and Husdal, T. (2011): Bastnäsite-(Nd), IMA 2011-062. CNMNC Newsletter No. 11, December 2011, page 2890; Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 2887-2893; Miyawaki,R.,Yokoyama, K. & Husdal, T. A. (2013): Bastnäsite-(Nd), a new Nd-dominant member of the bastnäsite group from the Stetind pegmatite, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway. European Journal of Mineralogy 25, 187-191
Bavenite ?
Formula: Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Description: Analyzed by P. Černý in 1970 on a sample of blue beryl (Kristiansen 1974). Methode of analysis not known, may be bohseite (Husdal 2019)
Reference: Kristiansen, R. (1974) Bavenite. Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 52; Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Behoite
Formula: Be(OH)2
Habit: Pseudo-octahedral crystals to 60 µm; concentrically zoned aggregates in thin cracks.
Colour: Colorless to white
Reference: Husdal, T. & Kolitsch, U. (2016): Behoite from Høgtuva, Nordland, Norway. Norsk mineralsymposium 2016, 39-41.
Bergslagite
Formula: CaBeAsO4(OH)
Reference: Raade, G., Kolitsch, U. and Husdal, T.A. (2006): Si-rich bergslagite from a granitic pegmatite at Tennvatn, north Norway. GFF 128, 65-68.
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Beryl var: Heliodor
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Bill Morgenstern personally collected in 1999
Beryl var: Morganite
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Larsen, K. E. (2018): Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2017 - 2018. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2018: 105-114
Betpakdalite-CaCa
Formula: [Ca2(H2O)17Ca(H2O)6][Mo6+8As5+2Fe3+3O36(OH)]
Reference: Husdal, T. (2011): Tysfjordgranittens pegmatitter. Stein. 38 (4): 4-35; Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Rumsey, M.S., Dini, M., Birch, W.D., Spratt, J., Pluth, J.J., Steele, I.M., Jenkins, R.A., Pinch, W.W. (2012): The heteropolymolybdate family: structural relations, nomenclature scheme and new species. Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 1175-1207
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 56 localities in this region.
Bismoclite
Formula: BiOCl
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Bohseite
Formula: Ca4Be3+xAl1-xSi9O25-x(OH)3+x
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Boltwoodite
Formula: (K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Habit: Crust in cracks in pegmatite
Colour: yellow
Description: Identified by XRD at the University of Uppsala, Sweden (Eldjarn 1988)
Reference: Eldjarn, K.(1988). Etter Neumann. NAGS-nytt 15 (1-4),62
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1867 - 004. Selvåg
Breithauptite
Formula: NiSb
Britholite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Calcioancylite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca,Sr)CO3(OH,H2O)
Calcioancylite-(Nd)
Formula: Ca(Nd,La,Ce)(CO3)2(OH).H2O
Habit: Bipyramidal crystals, often rounded
Colour: Pink, yellow
Reference: Husdal, T. (2009): Ancylittmineraler i Norge. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 41, 33 - 42
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 65 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Cannizzarite
Formula: Pb48Bi56S132
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Caracolite
Formula: Na3Pb2(SO4)3Cl
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cavoite
Formula: CaV4+3O7
Locality: Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway - erroneously reported
Description: On-line version of Handbook page (http://rruff.info/doclib/hom/cavoite.pdf) is in fact that of cerianite-(Ce).
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Cayalsite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: CaY6Al2Si4O18F6
Reference: Malcherek, T., Schlüter, J., Cooper, M.A., Ball, N., Husdal, T. (2015): Cayalsite-(Y), a new rare earth calcium aluminium fluorosilicate with OD character. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 683-694.
'Cayalsite-(Y)-1M'
Reference: Malcherek, T., Schlüter, J., Cooper, M.A., Ball, N., Husdal, T. (2015): Cayalsite-(Y), a new rare earth calcium aluminium fluorosilicate with OD character. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 683-694.
'Cayalsite-(Y)-1O'
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Vogt, T. (1935): Origin of the injected pyrite deposits. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskab Skrift 1935, 20: 1-17 + Vogt, T. (1938): Thaumasite from Sulitjelma, Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidskrift 18, 291–303
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Description: New analysis of a mineral labelled as cerianite-(Ce), that occured in aggregates with a core of intimate grown with fluocerite-(Ce), was showed by re-examination of XRD-data + new studies showed to be mis-identification (XRD-data for yttrian fluorite are very close !) (Neumann 1985). The mineral was later found at Hundholmen ( Yoklavich (2010)
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 86; Yoklavich, J.L.(2010): Crystallization and reaction sequences in a NYF pegmatite: a case study from the Hundholmen locality, Norway. Undergraduate Research Thesis, Texas Tech University, 14p.
Cerite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Locality: Lagmannsvik, Hamarøy, Nordland, Norway - erroneously reported
Description: Showed to be alumocerite-(Ce) (for further information see under alumocerite-(Ce)
Reference: Selbekk R.S. (2010): Norges mineraler. En revidert utgave av Norges mineraler (Neumann 1985). Tapir-NGU-NHM. 552p (p. 314)
Černýite
Formula: Cu2(Cd,Zn,Fe)SnS4
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Chabazite'
Reference: Nordrum, F.S. (2004): Mineralene i Sulitjelma kobbergruver, Fauske. STEIN 31 (3): 3-25
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Chabazite-K
Formula: (K2,Ca,Na2,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: XRD,EDS ref. Knut Eldjarn; Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Chabazite-Na
Formula: (Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: XRD,EDS ref. Knut Eldjarn; Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 65 localities in this region.
Chalcostibite ?
Formula: CuSbS2
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Kolitsch, U., Husdal, T. A., Brandstätter, F. & Ertl, A. (2011) : New crystal-chemical data for members of the tourmaline group from Norway: occurences of fluor-schorl and luinaite-(OH). Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 46: 17- 24
Chernovite-(Y)
Formula: Y(AsO4)
Chesterite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
Description: Identified with TEM-analysis from an unspecified locality in Glomfjord, by Bucher (Selbekk 2010), cfr also Bucher (1991) Mantle fragments in the Scandinavian Caledonides. Tectonophysics, 190: 173-192, (p. 181)
Reference: Selbekk R.S. (2010) Norges mineraler. En revidert utgave av Norges mineraler (Neumann 1985). Tapir-NGU-NHM, 552 pp.
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Nordrum, F. S. (2007): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2006-2007. STEIN 34 (2), 14-26
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 42 localities in this region.
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Gustavson, M. (1976): Helgelandsflesa. Beskrivelse til det berggeologiske gradteigskart H 19- 1:100 000. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 328 (Skrifter 18), 23p + map
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Reference: Atle Michalsen collection
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Stuart Mills nov 2002 entry
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: Cook, N. J. (1996): Mineralogy of the sulphide deposits at Sulitjelma, northern Norway. Ore Geology Reviews 11: 303-308
'Clays'
Reference: C. Gineste
Clinoatacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Clinochlore var: Ripidolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Foslie, S. (1949): Håfjellsmulden i Ofoten og dens sedimentære jernmanganmalmer. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 174, 1-129
Clinohumite
Formula: Mg9(SiO4)4F2
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cobaltpentlandite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)9S8
Description: Co pentlandite occure as thin lamellas in cubanite.
Reference: Lindahl, I. (1973): Cobalt pentlandite from Kongsfjell, Nordland, and Birtavarre, Northern Troms. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 294, 9-19.
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Reference: Yoklavich, J.L.(2010): Crystallization and reaction sequences in a NYF pegmatite: a case study from the Hundholmen locality, Norway. Undergraduate Research Thesis, Texas Tech University, 14p.
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: Husdal, T., Müller, A. Olerud, S, & Thorsen, Ø. (2017) Pegmatites of the Tysfjord-Hamarøy area, northern Norway. in Müller et. al. (2017) Norwegian pegmatites ! Tysfjord-Hamarøy, Evje-Iveland, Langesundsfjord. Geological society of Norway Geological Guides 6-2017: 3-47.
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Nb2O6
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Vestvik, J. & Larsen, A.O. (1999): Li-granittpegmatitten i Sandnessjøen. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 15:31-33
Cookeite
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Kristiansen, R. (1994): To nye mineraler for Norge- manganokolumbitt og hingganitt-(Yb). STEIN 21 (2), 88-93
Copper
Formula: Cu
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Costibite
Formula: CoSbS
Reference: Cook, N. J. (1996): Mineralogy of the sulphide deposits at Sulitjelma, northern Norway. Ore Geology Reviews 11: 303-308
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum.Skrift 38: 5-28
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cumengeite
Formula: Pb21Cu20Cl42(OH)40 · 6H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1824 - 033. Husvika
Danalite
Formula: Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Grauch et al. (1994): Høgtuvaite, a new beryllian member of the aenigmatite group fom Norway, with x-ray data on aenigmatite. Canadian Mineralogist. 32: 439-448.
Daubréeite ?
Formula: (BiO)(OH,Cl)
Description: Analyzed with XRD, pattern similar to bismoclite
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Diaphorite
Formula: Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, pers com. to Knut Edvard Larsen 25.01.2001
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Diopside var: Chromian Diopside
Formula: Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, 278 pp (p. 14)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'Donathite'
Reference: Donath, M. (1931): Zinc-bearing chromite. American Mineralogist. 16, 484-7.; Seeliger, E. and Mücke, A. (I969): Donathit, ein tetragonaler, Zn-reicher Mischcristall von Magnetit und Chromit. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie. Monatsheft, 1969, 49-57; Burnset al. (1997): Donathite descredited. a mixture of two spinels. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie. Monatsheft, 1997 (4): 163-174
'Dopplerite'
Description: Found in peat from a peatland at Andøya. Found in 1894 during boring by Mr. Anker, Halden.
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985) Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, 278 pp. [p.245]
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Dufrénoysite
Formula: Pb2As2S5
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56.
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Edenite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Kullerud, K. (1996). Chlorine-rich amphiboles: interplay between amphibole composition and an evolving fluid. European Journal of Mineralogy 8, 355-370
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Empressite
Formula: AgTe
Reference: Cook, N. J. (1996): Mineralogy of the sulphide deposits at Sulitjelma, northern Norway. Ore Geology Reviews 11: 303-308
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1955) A Petrographical and Structural Study of the Rocks around the Peridotite at Engenbræ, Holandsfjord, Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Årbok 1954. 191: 71-102
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1955) A Petrographical and Structural Study of the Rocks around the Peridotite at Engenbræ, Holandsfjord, Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Årbok 1954. 191: 71-102
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 33 localities in this region.
'Epidote Group'
Formula: {A12+A22+M13+M23+M33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Ormaasen, D.E. (1977): Petrology of the Hopen mangerite-charnockite intrusion, Lofoten, north Norway. Lithos. 10, 291-310.
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
'Euxenite Group'
Reference: Øvereng, O. (1973) Kvarts - feltspatundersøkelser i Hamarøy kommune, Nordland fylke. Bergvesenet Rapport BV 1550
Euxenite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Fassinaite
Formula: Pb2(S2O3)(CO3)
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Description: Fe
Reference: Griffin, W.L., Heier, K.S., Taylor, P.N. & Weigand, P.W. (1974): General geology, age and chemistry of the Raftsund mangerite intrusion, Lofoten, Vesterålen. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 312, 1-30.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Feldspar Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'Feldspar Group var: Mesoperthite'
Reference: Ormaasen, D.E. (1977): Petrology of the Hopen mangerite-charnockite intrusion, Lofoten, north Norway. Lithos. 10, 291-310.
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Dittrich, H. (1980): Die pegmatite von Drag an Tysfjord-Norwegen. Aufschluss 31: 103-111
'Fergusonite'
Reference: Grauch et al. (1994): Høgtuvaite, a new beryllian member of the aenigmatite group fom Norway, with x-ray data on aenigmatite. Canadian Mineralogist. 32: 439-448.
Fergusonite-(Y)
Formula: YNbO4
Fergusonite-(Y)-β
Formula: YNbO4
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Ferriallanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Fe3+AlFe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Description: Black grains from association with allanite-(Ce), quartz and feldspar. Identified by microprobe and IR spectra (Ca0.91Mn0.09)[(Ce0.43La0.25Nd0.11Pr0.07...)Ca0.08](Fe1.51Al1)2Mg0.08)Si13(OH,O) Cfr also Chukanov et al. (2018)
Reference: Chukanov N.V. & Chervonnyi, A.D. (2016): Infrared Spectroscopyof Minerals and Related Compounds. Springer, Cham–Heidel-berg–Dordrecht–New York–London, 1109 p. [p.386]; Chukanov et al. (2018) New data on ferriakasakaite-(La) and related minerals extending the compositional field of the epidote supergroup. European Journal of Mineralogy 30 (2): 323-332.
'Ferroan pargasite'
Reference: Kullerud, K. (1996). Chlorine-rich amphiboles: interplay between amphibole composition and an evolving fluid. European Journal of Mineralogy 8, 355-370
'Ferro-chloro-sadanagaite'
Formula: {K}{Ca2}{Mg3Al2}(Al3Si5O22)Cl2
Reference: Kullerud, K. & Erambert, M. (1999): Cl-scapolite, Cl-amphibole and plagioclase equilibria in ductile shear zones at Nusfjord, Lofoten, Norway: Implications for fluid compositional evolution during fluid mineral-interaction in the deep crust. Geochimica and Cosmochimica Acta. 63: 3829-3844; Locock, A. J. (2014) An Excel spreadsheet to classify chemical analyses of amphiboles following the IMA 2012 recommendations. Computers & Geosciences, 62:1-11
Ferro-pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ferrosilite
Formula: FeSiO3
Reference: Devaraju, T.C. & Heier, K.S. (1974): Pre-Cambrian Rocks on Hadseløy, Lofoten-Vesterålen. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 312, 31-58
'Fluocerite'
Reference: Grauch et al. (1994): Høgtuvaite, a new beryllian member of the aenigmatite group fom Norway, with x-ray data on aenigmatite. Canadian Mineralogist. 32: 439-448.
Fluocerite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La)F3
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Fluorbritholite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: (Y,Ca)5(SiO4)3F
Habit: irregular grains and coarse, hexagonal, tabular crystals up to 1 mm
Description: embedded in granular aggregates of creamcolored Y-rich fluorite (“yttrofluorite") and allanite-(Ce).
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Chukanov, N.V., Husdal, T.A., Zadov, A.E., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2011): Fluorbritholite-(Y), (Y,Ca,Ln)5[(Si,P)O4]3 F, a new mineral of the britholite group. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen, 188, 191-197
Fluorcalciobritholite
Formula: (Ca,REE)5(SiO4,PO4)3F
Reference: Selbekk, R. S., Husdal, T. A. & Berg, H-J. (2010): Nye mineraler for Norge i 2010. Stein. 37 (4): 24-26
Fluor-dravite ?
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Description: Refinement indicates slight F-dominance, but EPMA necessary for confirmation.
Reference: Kolitsch, U., Husdal, T. A., Brandstätter, F. & Ertl, A. (2011) : New crystal-chemical data for members of the tourmaline group from Norway: occurences of fluor-schorl and luinaite-(OH). Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 46, 17-24.
Fluor-elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Reference: Kolitsch, U., Andresen, P., Husdal, T. A., Ertl, A., Haugen, A., Ellingsen, H. V. and Larsen, A. O. (2013): Tourmaline-group minerals from Norway, part II: Occurrences of luinaite-(OH) in Tvedalen, Larvik and Porsgrunn, and fluor-liddicoatite, fluor-elbaite and fluor-schorl at Ågskardet, Nordland. Norsk Bergverksmuseet Skrift 50, 23-41.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Fluorite var: Yttrocerite
Formula: (Ca,Y,Ce)F2+x
Colour: yellow-brown
Description: Sverderup analysed some material supposed to be "yttrofluorite", but found it to contain more cerium than yttrium, and therefore was a "yttrocerite", or possible a "cerfluorite". Occured together with microcline, quartz and plagioclase.
Reference: Sverdrup, T. L. (1968): Contributions to the Mineralogy of Norway No. 37. Yttrofluorite-yttrocerite-cerfluorite in norwegian pegmatites. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 48: 245-252
Fluorite var: Yttrofluorite (FRL)
Formula: (Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Description: Described as a new mineral by Vogt, from Hundholmen (?- locality not mentioned in paper), in 1911. A large vein that occured in the pegmatite quarry, about 60 cm thick in average, consisted almost entirely of yttrofluorite.
Reference: Vogt, T. (1911): Vorlaufige Mitteilung über Yttrofluorit, eine neue Mineralspezies aus dem nördlichen Norwegen. Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie, 373-377 ; Sverdrup, T. L. (1968): Contributions to the Mineralogy of Norway No. 37. Yttrofluorite-yttrocerite-cerfluorite in norwegian pegmatites. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 48: 245-252
Fluor-liddicoatite
Formula: Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Fluor-schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Forsterite var: Peridot
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Stuart Mills, 17.11.2002
Fourmarierite
Formula: Pb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Freibergite
Formula: (Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
'Gadolinite'
Reference: Grauch et al. (1994): Høgtuvaite, a new beryllian member of the aenigmatite group fom Norway, with x-ray data on aenigmatite. Canadian Mineralogist. 32: 439-448.
Gadolinite-(Y)
Formula: Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56
Galenobismutite ?
Formula: PbBi2S4
Description: Oftedal mention "lead- bismuth" (Blyvismutglans, cited after Neumann 1985) in galena, and he assumes that it can be a galenobismutite.
Reference: Oftedahl,I. W (1941):Untersuchungen über die Nebenbestandteile von Erzmineralien norwegischer zinkblendeführender Vorkommen. Skrifter utgitt av det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi i Oslo, Mat.-naturv.Kl.no.8, 1-103 p. 61; Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68 p. 48
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Gasparite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(AsO4)
Reference: G. Raade, U. Kolitsch and T. A. Husdal (2006): Si-rich bergslagite from a granitic pegmatite at Tennvatn, north Norway. GFF 128, 65-68.
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Rosenberg, J.L., Spry, P.G., Jacobson, C.E., and Vokes, F.M. (2000): The effects of sulfidation and oxidation during metamorphism on compositionally varied rocks adjacent to the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 35, 714-726.
Genthelvite
Formula: Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Grauch et al. (1994): Høgtuvaite, a new beryllian member of the aenigmatite group fom Norway, with x-ray data on aenigmatite. Canadian Mineralogist. 32: 439-448.
Geocronite ?
Formula: Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Giessenite
Formula: Pb27Cu2(Bi,Sb)19S57
Habit: Regulary shaped needles < 3mm in length; grains
Description: Occur as thin needles in quartz or as elongated and irregular grains up to a few mm in size in galena and pyrrhotite.
Reference: Karup-Møller, S. (1973): A giessenite-cosalite-galena-bearing mineral suite from the Bjørkåsen sulphide deposit at Ofoten in Northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 53, 41-64; Makovicky, E. & Karup-Møller, S. (1986): New data on giessenite from the Bjørkåsen sulfide deposit at Otoften, northern Norway. Canadian Mineralogist 24, 21-25.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Grandidierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Habit: Euhedral prismatic crystals less than O.l mm to 1.5 mm long and up to O.l mm across.
Reference: Krogh, E. (1975): Contributions to the mineralogy of Norway, No 59. The first occurrence of grandidierite in Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 55: 77-80
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Grossular var: Chrome-bearing Grossular
Formula: Ca3(Al,Cr3+)2(SiO4)3
Reference: Prestvik, T. (1974): Norwegian chromian ugrandite-garnets. Contribution to the mineralogy of Norway, no 55. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 54, 177-182
Grossular var: Hessonite
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Garmo, T. (2003): Mineralnotat 2002. Stein 30 (1): 14-16
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'
Description: Fluorescent. Nissen (1972): Fluorescent hydrogrossular from Nordland, Norway. American Mineralogist. 57: 1535-1540
Reference: Nissen (1972): Fluorescent hydrogrossular from Nordland, Norway. American Mineralogist. 57: 1535-1540
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Gudmundite
Formula: FeSbS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Hege Kilhavn, Ida Marie Gabrielsen, Rannveig Øvrevik Skoglund & Stein-Erik Lauritzen (2017) Mineral- and Fine-grain Sedimentology of the Reingardslia Karst, Rana, North Norway. In 17th International Congress of Speleology (No. I, pp. 257-260). Australian Speleological Federation Inc.
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Description: Halite-sylvite solid solution (Markl et al. 1998)
Reference: Stuart Mills, dec 2002; Markl, G, Ferry, J. & Bucher, K. (1998) Formation of saline brines and salt in the lower crust by hydration reactions in partially retrogressed granulites from the Lofoten Islands, Norway. American Journal of Science, 298: 705-757
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum.Skrift 38: 5-28
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Pers. Com. G. Raade 18.04.1988 in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 136
Hancockite
Formula: {CaPb}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Description: The 'hancockite' reported by Neumann (1985) and Selbekk (2010) from Vestpolltind, Lofoten, Norway, does not qualify for the name as it is too low in Pb (~10% PbO)
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, 278 pp.; Selbekk R.S. (2010): Norges mineraler. En revidert utgave av Norges mineraler (Neumann 1985). Tapir-NGU-NHM. 552p (p.349); Holtstam, D. & Langhof, J. (1994): Hancockite from Jakobsberg, Filipstad, Sweden: the second world occurrence. Mineralogical Magazine. 58, 172-174
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Nordrum, F.S. (2004): Mineralene i Sulitjelma kobbergruver, Fauske. STEIN 31 (3): 3-25
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Hedenbergite var: Ferrosalite
Reference: James, W. D., Mitchell, P., Ineson, R. and Nordgulen, Ø. (1993) Geology and K/Ar chronology of the Målvika scheelite skarns, Central Norwegian Caledonides. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Bulletin 424: 65-74
Hellandite-(Y)
Formula: (Ca,REE)4Y2Al◻2(B4Si4O22) (OH)2
Reference: Tomas Husdal data
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Habit: minute crystals, tetrahedra up to 1 mm in size
Colour: yellow, transparent
Reference: Oftedal, I. (1950): En litiumførende granittpegmatitt i Nordland. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 28, 234-237.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
Herzenbergite
Formula: SnS
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Heulandite-Sr
Formula: (Sr,Na,Ca)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 24H2O
Description: Crystals from two pockets were analysed (Nordrum et al 2003) and forund to be zonated with both strontian heulandite-Ca and calcian heulandite-Sr.
Reference: Nordrum, F. S. ; Larsen, A. O. & Erambert, M. (2003): Minerals of the heulandite series in Norway - a progress report. Norsk Bergverksmuseum skrift 25: 51-62
'Heulandite subgroup'
Hingganite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,REE,Ca)2(□,Fe2+)Be2[SiO4]2(OH)2
Høgtuvaite (TL)
Formula: Ca4[Fe2+6Fe3+6]O4[Si8Be2Al2O36]
Type Locality:
Habit: Elongate, poikiloblastic crystals up to 4 cm long.
Colour: Black
Reference: Grauch et al. (1994): Høgtuvaite, a new beryllian member of the aenigmatite group fom Norway, with x-ray data on aenigmatite. Canadian Mineralogist. 32: 439-448; Schilling, J., Bingen, B., Skår, O., Wenzel, T., Markl, G. (2015): Formation and evolution of the Høgtuva beryllium deposit, Norway. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 170, 30. (21 pp.)
'Hornblende'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Humite series'
Formula: Mg2nSinO4n•Mg(OH,F)2
Colour: Yellow
Description: A chondodite-humite mixture (Bradshaw & Leake 1964)
Reference: Bradshaw, R. & Leake, B. E. (1964): A chondrodite-humite-spinel marble from Sørfinnset, near Glomfjord, northern Norway. Mineralogical Magazine, 33: 1066-1080
Hundholmenite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: (Y,REE,Ca,Na)15(Al,Fe3+)(CaxAs3+1-x)(Si,As5+)Si6B3(O,F)48
Reference: Raade, G., Johnsen, O., Erambert, M., Petersen, O.V. (2007): Hundholmenite-(Y) from Norway – a new mineral species in the vicanite group: descriptive data and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 71, 179-192.
Hureaulite
Formula: (Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Description: Occure as colourless agregates on the surface of lithiophilite masses.
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p 115 + 124
Hydrocerussite
Formula: Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Hege Kilhavn, Ida Marie Gabrielsen, Rannveig Øvrevik Skoglund & Stein-Erik Lauritzen (2017) Mineral- and Fine-grain Sedimentology of the Reingardslia Karst, Rana, North Norway. In 17th International Congress of Speleology (No. I, pp. 257-260). Australian Speleological Federation Inc.
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Idaite
Formula: Cu5FeS6
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, 278 pp (p. 29).
Iimoriite-(Y)
Formula: Y2[SiO4][CO3]
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Reference: Nilsson, L. P. & Larsen, R. B. (11998): Edle mineraler i mafiske og ultramafiske bergarter- en oppsummering av platina-gruppe mineraler (PGM) funnet i Norge i de senere år. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 14: 40-49
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Wolff, F. C.(1963): Pollen- meteoritten. et nytt funn av meteoritt i Norge. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 223, 359-363
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Wolff, F. C.(1963): Pollen- meteoritten. et nytt funn av meteoritt i Norge. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 223, 359-363
Jacobsite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Krogh, E.J. (1977): Origin and metamorphism of iron formations and associated rocks, Lofoten-Vesterålen, N. Norway. I. The Vestpolltind Fe-Mn-deposit. Lithos, 10: 243-255
Jalpaite
Formula: Ag3CuS2
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56.
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jimthompsonite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
Description: Identified with TEM-analysis from an unspecified locality in Glomfjord, by Bucher (Selbekk 2010), cfr also Bucher (1991) Mantle fragments in the Scandinavian Caledonides. Tectonophysics, 190: 173-192, (p. 181)
Reference: Selbekk R.S. (2010) Norges mineraler. En revidert utgave av Norges mineraler (Neumann 1985). Tapir-NGU-NHM, 552 pp.
Jordanite
Formula: Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
'Joséite' ?
Formula: Bi4TeS2
Description: Occurs as short lamellae up to 0.1 mm in length, and also as irregular shaped grains up to 0,05mm in diameter. Neumann (1985) questions the identity of joseite. He states that the microprobe analysis presented by Karup-Møller (1973) doesn't correspond with Joseite.
Reference: Karup-Møller, S. (1973): A giessenite-cosalite-galena-bearing mineral suite from the Bjørkåsen sulphide deposit at Ofoten in Northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 53: 41-64; Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 34
Kainosite-(Y)
Formula: Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Kamphaugite-(Y)
Formula: Ca(Y,REE)(CO3)2(OH) · H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Kasolite
Formula: Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Keiviite-(Y)
Formula: Y2Si2O7
Keiviite-(Yb)
Formula: Yb2Si2O7
Description: Indistinguisable visually from keiviiite-(Y)
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Kësterite
Formula: Cu2ZnSnS4
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56.
'K Feldspar'
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Nordrum, F. S. (2004): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2003-2004. STEIN 31 (2), 36-44; Nordrum, F.S. (2008): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2007-2008. STEIN 35 (2), 8-20
Kimuraite-(Y)
Formula: Ca(Y,Nd)2(CO3)4 · 6H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Kozoite-(Nd)
Formula: (Nd,La,Sm,Pr)(CO3)(OH)
Reference: Husdal, T. (2009): Ancylittmineraler i Norge. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 41, 33 - 42
Kuliokite-(Y)
Formula: Y4Al(SiO4)2(OH)2F5
Habit: Tabular
Colour: Colourless to pink
Description: Identified by XRD (Mineralogical-Geological Museum, Oslo)
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Lanthanite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La,Nd)2(CO3)3 · 8H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Laurionite
Formula: PbCl(OH)
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: Nilsson, L. P. & Larsen, R. B. (11998): Edle mineraler i mafiske og ultramafiske bergarter- en oppsummering av platina-gruppe mineraler (PGM) funnet i Norge i de senere år. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 14: 40-49
Lazulite
Formula: MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Description: as pseudomorphs after pyrite cubes
Reference: Ramberg, I.B. (1969): Contributions to the Mineralogy of Norway No. 41. Lepidiocrocite at Rössvatn, North Norway. An example of pseudomorphism after pyrite cubes. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 49: 251-256
'Lepidolite'
'Liddicoatite' ?
Formula: Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Habit: zonated crystals
Colour: olivegreen
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Nordrum, F.S. & Austrheim, H. (1999): Turmaliner i Norge. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 15: 21-30 [analysis on elbaite, schorl and "liddicoatite" (= in fact fluor-liddicoatite because F-dominant)]
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Lithian Muscovite'
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description: 2M1 polytype
Reference: [?], Chr. (1962): Needle shaped muscovite crystals. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 8
Lithiophilite
Formula: LiMn2+PO4
Colour: Pale red/salmon-pink.
Description: Masses to 2cm, surounded by hureaulite.
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 115
Lokkaite-(Y)
Formula: Ca(Y,Gd,Nd,Dy)4(CO3)7 · 9H2O
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 102.
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Ludwigite
Formula: Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Habit: 1mm thick and 2-3 cm long needles frozen in white marble
Colour: black
Reference: Bøe, P. (1997): Boratmineralet ludwigitt i høymetamorf marmor i Vesterålen. STEIN 24 (3), 130-136
Luinaite-(OH)
Formula: Na(Fe2+)3Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Kolitsch, U., Husdal, T. A., Brandstätter, F. & Ertl, A. (2011) : New crystal-chemical data for members of the tourmaline group from Norway: occurences of fluor-schorl and luinaite-(OH). Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 46, 17-24.
Lusernaite-(Y)
Formula: Y4Al(CO3)2(OH)10F · 6H2O
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Magnesiorowlandite-(Y)
Formula: Y4(Mg,Fe)(Si2O7)2F2
Reference: Husdal, T., Müller, A. Olerud, S, & Thorsen, Ø. (2017) Pegmatites of the Tysfjord-Hamarøy area, northern Norway. in Müller et. al. (2017) Norwegian pegmatites ! Tysfjord-Hamarøy, Evje-Iveland, Langesundsfjord. Geological society of Norway Geological Guides 6-2017: 3-47.
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 48 localities in this region.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Manganogrunerite
Formula: ☐{Mn2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Foslie, S. (1949): Håfjellsmulden i Ofoten og dens sedimentære jernmanganmalmer. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 174, 1-129
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Marialite
Formula: Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Reference: Kullerud, K. and Erambert, M. (1999) Cl-scapolite, Cl-amphibole, and plagioclase equilibria in ductile shear zones at Nusfjord, Lofoten, Norway: Implications for fluid compositional evolution during fluid-mineral interaction in the deep crust. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 63, 3829-3844.
Mckinstryite
Formula: Ag5-xCu3+xS4
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56.
Meionite
Formula: Ca4Al6Si6O24CO3
Reference: Eriksen, J. E. (2018) Mineralforekomster i Harstad og omegn anno 2016/2017, en oppdatering. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2018: 91-102
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1963): Geological studies on the Caledonian pyritic zinc-lead orebody at Bleikvassli, Nordland, Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 222, 1-126; Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 109.
Meneghinite
Formula: Pb13CuSb7S24
Metastudtite
Formula: UO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
'Metaxite'
Reference: Foslie, S. (1931): Om antigorite-serpentinites from Ofoten with fibrous and columnar vein minerals. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 12, 219-245
Metazeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
'Mica Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Milarite
Formula: K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Mirabilite
Formula: Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Colour: Colorless, clear
Description: coatings on rock fragmments and as a mineral component of crushed shear zone materials of mainly sand/silt fraction
Reference: Bøe, P. (1998): Utfellinger av natriumsulfatene mirabilitt og thenarditt i Ballangen, Ofoten, knyttet til Rånagabbroen. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 14: 64-68
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
'Monazite'
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 116
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 58 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Hege Kilhavn, Ida Marie Gabrielsen, Rannveig Øvrevik Skoglund & Stein-Erik Lauritzen (2017) Mineral- and Fine-grain Sedimentology of the Reingardslia Karst, Rana, North Norway. In 17th International Congress of Speleology (No. I, pp. 257-260). Australian Speleological Federation Inc.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Muscovite-2M1'
Reference: [?], Chr. (1962): Needle shaped muscovite crystals. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 8
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Naumannite ?
Formula: Ag2Se
Description: Nordrum identified a mineral he called hessite-naumannite (Neumann 1985).
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, 278 pp (p. 16)
Nickelhexahydrite
Formula: (Ni,Mg,Fe)SO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 109
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 125
Nisbite
Formula: NiSb2
Nuffieldite
Formula: Cu1.4Pb2.4Bi2.4Sb0.2S7
Reference: Ellingsen, H.V., Andersen, T. & Haugen, A., (2000): Nye mineraler fra amazonittpegmatitten ved Tennvatn, Nordland. Norsk Bergverksmuseums Skriftserie 17, 52-58.
Okanoganite-(Y)
Formula: (Na,Ca)3(Y,Ce)12Si6B2O27F14
Locality: Stetind pegmatite, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway - erroneously reported
Description: Later showed to be hundholmenite-(Y)
Reference: Husdal, T. (2011): Tysfjordgranittens pegmatitter. Stein. 38 (4): 4-35
Okenite
Formula: Ca10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Krogh, E. (1975): Contributions to the mineralogy of Norway, No 59. The first occurrence of grandidierite in Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 55: 77-80
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Ottemannite
Formula: Sn2S3
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56.
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Parasymplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Parisite' ?
Description: A sample with parisite was given to the Mineralogical Museum of Oslo by Brøgger in 1901. The sample labelled parisite has been investigated in recent time, but parisite was not found on the specimen (Nordrum 2004)
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68 p. 100 + Nordrum, F.S. (2004): Mineralene i Sulitjelma kobbergruver, Fauske. STEIN 31 (3): 3-25
Parisite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Reference: Vogt, Th. (1922): Über Thalenit von Hundholmen im nördlichen Norwegen. in Brøgger, W.C, Vogt, Th. & Schetelig, J. (1922): Die Mineralien der südnorwegischen Granitpegmatitgänge. II. Silikate der seltenen Erde. Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter. I.Mat-Naturv. Klasse 1922. 11, 19-47 + plates VII-IX.; Husdal, T. (2011): Tysfjordgranittens pegmatitter. Stein. 38 (4): 4-35
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pentlandite var: Cobaltian pentlandite
Reference: Cooper, M.A.,Bliss, G.M.,Ferriday, I.L. and Halls C. (1979) The geology of the Sorjusdalen area, Nordland, Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 351: 31-50
Perbøeite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: (CaCe3)(Al3Fe2+)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3O(OH)2
Colour: Greyish green
Reference: Bonazzi, P., Bindi, L., Chopin, C., Husdal, T.A. and Lepore, G.O. (2011): IMA 2011-055. CNMNC Newsletter No. 11, December 2011, page 2888; Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 2887-2893; Bonazzi, P., Lepore, G.O., Bindi, L.. Chopin, C., Husdal, T.A. & Medenbach, O. (2014): Perbøeite-(Ce) and alnaperbøeite-(Ce), two new members of the epidote-törnebohmite polysomatic series: Chemistry, structure, dehydrogenation, and clue for a sodian epidote end-member. American Mineralogist. 99, 157-169
Perite
Formula: PbBiClO2
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Petscheckite
Formula: UFe(Nb,Ta)2O8
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Philipsbornite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Husdal, T. (2011): Tysfjordgranittens pegmatitter. Stein. 38 (4): 4-35
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phosgenite
Formula: Pb2CO3Cl2
Piemontite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Garmo, T.T. & Selbekk, R. (2017): Norsk mineralbok. Fossheim Steinsenter, Lom. 351p. (p.212)
Pitticite
Formula: (Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Reference: Raade, R. (1993) Pitticite and yukonite from Kolsvika, Bindalen. Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1990-1993. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1993, p 171-173
'Plumosite'
Locality: Forvik, Vevelstad, Nordland, Norway - erroneously reported
Description: Carstens (1937) describes plumosite, but XRD has showed this to be boulangerite (Raade (1971)
Reference: Carstens, C:W. (1937): Plumosit von Forvik, Helgeland (Norwegen). Det Kongelige Norske Videnselskapets Forhandlinger 10, 83-85
Pollucite
Formula: (Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Reference: Kristiansen, R. and Olsen, H. Chr. (2019) Pollucite - an old, new mineral to Norway. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019, 116-118.
Polycrase-(Y)
Formula: Y(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Reference: Husdal, T. (2011): Tysfjordgranittens pegmatitter. Stein. 38 (4): 4-35
'Potassic-chloro-sadanagaite'
Formula: {K}{Ca2}{Mg3Al2}(Al3Si5O22)Cl2
Description: Mentioned as chloropotassic sadanagaite (classification after Leake et al., 1997)in Kullerud et al. (1999). On labels the name "Potassic-chloro-sadanagaite" has been observed. This name is now renamed as potassic-ferro-chloro-sadanagaite.
Reference: Kullerud, K. & Erambert, M. (1999): Cl-scapolite, Cl-amphibole and plagioclase equilibria in ductile shear zones at Nusfjord, Lofoten, Norway: Implications for fluid compositional evolution during fluid mineral-interaction in the deep crust. Geochimica and Cosmochimica Acta. 63: 3829-3844 + Labels
'Potassic-ferro-chloro-sadanagaite'
Formula: {K}{Ca2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al3Si5O22)Cl2
Description: Listed composition is the sample with highest content of Cl of about 100 microprobed samples. The amphibole composition range from edenite group to sadanagaite group. SiO2 31.98 TiO2 0.45 Al2O3 18.43 FeO 24.19 MnO 0.05 MgO 2.22 CaO 11.08 Na2O 1.54 K2O 2.43 Cl 5.06 Total 97.43
Reference: Kåre Kullerud, Muriel Erambert (1999): Cl-scapolite, Cl-amphibole, and plagioclase equilibria in ductile shear zones at Nusfjord,Lofoten, Norway: Implications for fluid compositional evolution during fluid-mineral interaction in the deep crust. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Vol. 63, No. 22, pp. 3829–3844; Locock, A. J. (2014) An Excel spreadsheet to classify chemical analyses of amphiboles following the IMA 2012 recommendations. Computers & Geosciences, 62:1-11
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Proustite ?
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Vogt, J.H.L. (1886): Norske ertsforekomster III & IV. Archiv for Mathematik og Naturvidenskab. 10, 16-73 (pp.64-65); Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p.44.
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: Foslie, S. (1949): Håfjeldsmulden i Ofoten og dens sedimentære jernmanganmalmer. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 174, 1-129. (p.47)
'Pumpellyite'
Locality: Tennvatn pegmatite, Sørfold, Nordland, Norway - erroneously reported
Description: Reported in Ellingsen et al. (1995), but corrected in Ellingsen et al. (2000). The sample in question was showed to originate from another locality, and also showed to not be a pumpelliyte.
Reference: Ellingsen, H.V., Haugen, A., Raade, G., Eldjarn, K. & Berg, H.-J., (1995): Sjeldne mineraler i en amazonittpegmatitt ved Tennvatn i Nordland. Norsk Bergverksmuseums Skriftserie 9, 35-37; Ellingsen, H.V., Andersen, T. & Haugen, A., (2000): Nye mineraler fra amazonittpegmatitten ved Tennvatn, Nordland. Norsk Bergverksmuseums Skriftserie 17, 52-58
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 70 localities in this region.
'Pyrochlore'
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Foslie, S. (1949): Håfjeldsmulden i Ofoten og dens sedimentære jernmanganmalmer. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 174, 1-129 (p.47)
Pyrophanite
Formula: Mn2+TiO3
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
'Pyroxene Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 56 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 134 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Egil Hollund photo & specimen
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Ramdohrite
Formula: Pb5.9Fe0.1Mn0.1In0.1Cd0.2Ag2.8Sb10.8S24
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, pers com. to Knut Edvard Larsen 25.01.2001
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Cook, N. J. (1996): Mineralogy of the sulphide deposits at Sulitjelma, northern Norway. Ore Geology Reviews 11: 303-308
'Roméite Group'
Formula: A2(Sb5+)2O6Z
Reference: G. Raade, U. Kolitsch and T. A. Husdal (2006): Si-rich bergslagite from a granitic pegmatite at Tennvatn, north Norway. GFF 128, 65-68.
Rossmanite
Formula: ☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Kolitsch, U., Andresen, P., Husdal, T. A., Ertl, A., Haugen, A., Ellingsen, H. V. and Larsen, A. O. (2013): Tourmaline-group minerals from Norway, part II: Occurrences of luinaite-(OH) in Tvedalen, Larvik and Porsgrunn, and fluor-liddicoatite, fluor-elbaite and fluor-schorl at Ågskardet, Nordland. Norsk Bergverksmuseet Skrift 50, 23-41.
Rowlandite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ce)4Fe2+(Si2O7)2F2 (?)
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Rutile var: Ilmenorutile
Formula: Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Rutile var: Sagenite (of Saussure)
Formula: TiO2
Rynersonite
Formula: CaTa2O6
Locality: Tennvatn pegmatite, Sørfold, Nordland, Norway - erroneously reported
Description: A rynersonite -like mineral is reported from Tennvatn (Ellingsen et al. 1995; Kristiansen 2000). XRD gives a pattern close to rynersonite, but it is also possible that it is vigezzite. Husdal (2008) concludes that the data is based on a mislabeled sample collected at Herrebøkasa, Halden, Norway.
Reference: Ellingsen, H.V., Haugen, A., Raade, G., Eldjarn, K. & Berg, H.-J., (1995): Sjeldne mineraler i en amazonittpegmatitt ved Tennvatn i Nordland. Norsk Bergverksmuseums Skriftserie 9, 35-37; Kristiansen, R. (2000): Mer om rynersonitt. STEIN 27 (1), 12-14; Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseet Skrift 38, 5-28.
'Sadanagaite Root Name'
Formula: A (Ca2)(Z2+3Z3+2)(Si5Al3O22)(OH,F,Cl)2
Reference: Kullerud, K. & Erambert, M. (1999): Cl-scapolite, Cl-amphibole and plagioclase equilibria in ductile shear zones at Nusfjord, Lofoten, Norway: Implications for fluid compositional evolution during fluid mineral-interaction in the deep crust. Geochimica and Cosmochimica Acta. 63: 3829-3844
Samarskite-(Y)
Formula: YFe3+Nb2O8
Sapphirine
Formula: Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
'Scapolite'
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Schlüterite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: (Y,REE)2AlSi2O7(OH)2F
Type Locality:
Reference: Cooper, M.A., Husdal, T., Ball, N., Hawthorne, F.C. and Abdu, Y. (2012): Schlüterite-(Y), IMA 2012-015. CNMNC Newsletter No. 13, June 2012, page 816; Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 807-817; Cooper, M., Husdal, T.A., Ball, N.A., Abdu, Y.A., Hawthorne, F.C. (2013): Schlüterite-(Y), ideally (Y,REE)2Al(Si2O7)(OH)2F, a new mineral species from the Stetind pegmatite, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway: Description and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 353-366.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Schröckingerite
Formula: NaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 38, 5-28.
Scolecite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Segnitite
Formula: PbFe3+3AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Seligmannite
Formula: PbCuAsS3
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Nordrum, F.S. (2010): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2009-2010. Stein 37 (2), 4-14
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Sicklerite
Formula: Li1-x(Mn3+xMn2+1-x)PO4
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 115
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Silver
Formula: Ag
Silver var: Kongsbergite
Formula: (Ag,Hg)
Reference: Cook, N. J. (1996): Mineralogy of the sulphide deposits at Sulitjelma, northern Norway. Ore Geology Reviews 11: 303-308
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Description: Smitsonite as clear crystals has been reported from Fauske (Neumann 1985)
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 95.
Smythite ?
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Description: Foslie (1950) describes a mineral in the transition zone between pyrrhotite and marcasite that probably is smythite or a mineral similar to smythite.
Reference: Foslie, S. (1950): Supergene marcasite, replacing pyrrhotite. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 28, 144-150; Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68.
Sobolevskite ?
Formula: Pd(Bi,Te)
Reference: Nilsson, L. P. & Larsen, R. B. (11998): Edle mineraler i mafiske og ultramafiske bergarter- en oppsummering av platina-gruppe mineraler (PGM) funnet i Norge i de senere år. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 14: 40-49
Sperrylite ?
Formula: PtAs2
Description: Pauly reported to Neumann (1985)a find of a few grains of sperrylite found in a sample of Ni-pyrrhotite ore from "Beiarnfjord", most likely to be Lilleålegden.
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 38.
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 51 localities in this region.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Sternbergite ?
Formula: AgFe2S3
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56
Stetindite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Ce(SiO4)
Type Locality:
Habit: needleshaped, prismatic crystals to 1,5 x 0,1 mm. Observed forms are a tetragonal prism {100} or {110}, the pinacoid {001} and, very rare, anunidentified dipyramid.
Description: In small cavities in "yttrofluorite" (variety of fluorite)
Reference: Schlüter, J., Malcherek, T., Husdal, T. A. (2009): The new mineral stetindite, CeSiO4, a cerium end-member of the zircon group. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen, 186(2), 195-200.; Folvik, H. O. (2009): Stetinditt- et nytt mineral fra Norge. Stein 36 (4): 34
Stibiocolumbite
Formula: Sb(Nb,Ta)O4
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
'Stilbite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Stilpnomelane
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Reference: Cook, N.J.(1993):Conditions of metamorphism estimated from alteration lithologies and the ore at the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 73 (4), 226-233
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56.
Strontiodresserite
Formula: SrAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Description: Identified by XRD (Geological Museum, Oslo) and XRF (University of Oslo)
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Studtite
Formula: [(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Susannite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Svabite
Formula: Ca5(AsO4)3F
Svanbergite ?
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Habit: Sugarlike, finegrained aggregates
Colour: white
Description: Found in lazulite ctystals. The identification is based on XRD ( not conclusive) and deductive raisoning (the combination lazulite-svanbergite in likewise localities in other parts of Norway and Sweden (Braastad 1982, Neumann 1985)
Reference: Braastad, K. (1982): Lazulite og svanbergite fra kyanittsonen på Saltfjellet. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 94-95: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, 278 pp (p. 108).
'Svanbergite-Woodhouseite Series'
Reference: Braastad, K. (1982): Lazulite og svanbergite fra kyanittsonen på Saltfjellet. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 94-95
Sylvite
Formula: KCl
Description: Halite-sylvite solid solution (Markl et al. 1998)
Reference: Stuart Mills, dec 2002; Markl, G, Ferry, J. & Bucher, K. (1998) Formation of saline brines and salt in the lower crust by hydration reactions in partially retrogressed granulites from the Lofoten Islands, Norway. American Journal of Science, 298: 705-757
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Synchysite-(Nd)
Formula: CaNd(CO3)2F
Colour: white
Reference: Husdal, T. (2011): Tysfjordgranittens pegmatitter. Stein. 38 (4): 4-35
Synchysite-(Y)
Formula: CaY(CO3)2F
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Tantalite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Ta2O6
'Tapiolite'
Formula: (Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: Dittrich, H. (1980): Die pegmatite von Drag an Tysfjord-Norwegen. Aufschluss 31: 103-111
Tellurobismuthite
Formula: Bi2Te3
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1811 - 002. Kolsvik.
Tengerite-(Y)
Formula: Y2(CO3)3 · 2-3H2O
'Tennantite'
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(X)2]As4S12S
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Tetradymite
Formula: Bi2Te2S
Description: Small inclusions in galena.
Reference: Ramdohr, P.(1938): Antimonreiche Paragenesen von Jakobsbakken bei Sulitjelma. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 18: 275-289; Cook, N. J. (1996): Mineralogy of the sulphide deposits at Sulitjelma, northern Norway. Ore Geology Reviews 11: 303-308
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Tetrahedrite var: Argentian Tetrahedrite'
Formula: (Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Thalénite-(Y)
Formula: Y3Si3O10F
Thaumasite
Formula: Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
'Thénardite'
Formula: Na2SO4
Thomasclarkite-(Y)
Formula: (Na,Ce)(Y,REE)(HCO3)(OH)3 · 4H2O
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Törnebohmite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La)2Al(SiO4)2(OH)
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Tremolite var: Chromian tremolite ?
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{(Mg,Cr)5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Labels on specimens seen in Norwegian collections (Knut Edvard Larsen febr. 2016, id not confirmed)
Tschermakite
Formula: ☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Birkeland, A. & Bjørlykke, A. (1993): Pb isotopic constraints on the origin of the Husvika Zn-Pb deposit in Nordland, north-central, Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 73 (1), 43-54
Tsumoite
Formula: BiTe
Reference: Cook, N. J. (1996): Mineralogy of the sulphide deposits at Sulitjelma, northern Norway. Ore Geology Reviews 11: 303-308
Ullmannite
Formula: NiSbS
Ulvöspinel
Formula: TiFe2O4
'UM1990-28-OHF:Al'
Formula: Al(OH,F)3
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
'Unnamed (Cu-Ag-Fe Sulphide)'
Formula: Cu3Ag2FeS4
Reference: Cook, N.J., Spry, P.G., and Vokes, F.M. (1998): Mineralogy and textural relationships among sulphosalts and related minerals in the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 34, 35-56
'Unnamed (Hydrous Yttrium Silicate)'
Formula: Y4H8Si3O16
Reference: T. Malcherek, J. Schlüter, B. Mihailova, T.A. Husdal (2010): Y4H8Si3O16: A naturally occuring defect silicate of the KDP-structure type. 26th European Crystallographic Meeting 29 August- 2 September 2010, Darmstadt, Germany, Abstract, 2010, MS16–P38 (in press).
'Unnamed (Th-F-S-O-mineral)'
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uranophane-β
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uricite
Formula: C5H4N4O3
Valleriite
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Vesuvianite
Formula: Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Vigezzite
Formula: (Ca,Ce)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Vyuntspakhkite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Yb)4Al2.5-1.5(Si,Al)1.5-2.5(SiO4)4O(OH)7
Warwickite
Formula: (Mg,Ti,Fe,Cr,Al)2O(BO3)
Reference: Nordrum, F. S. (2007): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2006-2007. Stein 34 (2): 14-26
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Description: Sr-bearing
Reference: Nordrum, F.S. (2004): Mineralene i Sulitjelma kobbergruver, Fauske. STEIN 31 (3): 3-25
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Grauch et al. (1994): Høgtuvaite, a new beryllian member of the aenigmatite group fom Norway, with x-ray data on aenigmatite. Canadian Mineralogist. 32: 439-448.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Xenotime-(Yb)
Formula: Yb(PO4)
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Yttrialite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Th)2Si2O7
Yukonite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
Reference: Raade, R. (1993) Pitticite and yukonite from Kolsvika, Bindalen. Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1990-1993. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1993, p 171-173
Zavaritskite
Formula: (BiO)F
Reference: Husdal, T. (2019) Nyfunn av mineraler fra Tysfjord-pegmatittene, Nordland. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 31-46
Zincostaurolite
Formula: Zn2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Rosenberg, J.L., Spry, P.G., Jacobson, C.E., and Vokes, F.M. (2000): The effects of sulfidation and oxidation during metamorphism on compositionally varied rocks adjacent to the Bleikvassli Zn-Pb-(Cu) deposit, Nordland, Norway. Mineralium Deposita 35, 714-726
'Zinnwaldite'
Reference: Larsen,A.O.(1981): Mineralnotater. NAGS-Nytt 8(2), 36 (in norwegian)
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Zircon var: Alvite
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Raade, G. (1966): A new Norwegian occurrence of Milarite. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 46: 122-123
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Zoisite var: Thulite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al,Mn3+3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Description: Found by Asmund Ravnå (Langvassgrenda) during the campain "Mineraljakt i Nord" in 1988.
Reference: Wiik, G. (1989) Sett og hørt. NAGS-nytt, 16 (2): 12

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Antimony1.CA.05Sb
var: Bismuthian Antimony1.CA.05(Sb,Bi)
Arsenic1.CA.05As
Arsenolamprite1.CA.10As
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Copper1.AA.05Cu
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Silver1.AA.05Ag
var: Kongsbergite1.AA.05(Ag,Hg)
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Allargentum2.AA.30(Ag1-xSbx)
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
var: Danaite2.EB.20(Fe0.90Co0.10)AsS - (Fe0.65Co0.35)AsS
Aurostibite2.EB.05aAuSb2
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Breithauptite2.CC.05NiSb
Cannizzarite2.JB.20Pb48Bi56S132
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Chalcostibite ?2.HA.05CuSbS2
Clausthalite2.CD.10PbSe
Cobaltpentlandite2.BB.15(Co,Ni,Fe)9S8
Cosalite2.JB.10Pb2Bi2S5
Costibite2.EB.10dCoSbS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Diaphorite2.JB.05Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Djurleite2.BA.05Cu31S16
Dufrénoysite2.HC.05dPb2As2S5
Dyscrasite2.AA.35Ag3Sb
Empressite2.CB.80AgTe
Freibergite2.GB.05(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Galena2.CD.10PbS