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Yancey Co., North Carolina, USAi
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Burnsville1,660 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Yancey, Caroline du Nord, États-Unis
German:
Yancey County, North Carolina, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di Yancey, Carolina del Nord, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Янси, Северная Каролина, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
揚西縣 , 北卡罗来纳州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Yancey, Carolina del Norte, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Yancey County, North Carolina, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة يانسي, كارولاينا الشمالية, الولايات المتحدة
Basque:
Yancey konderria , Ipar Carolina
Bavarian:
Yancey County, North Carolina, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
য়ানসিয় কাউন্টি, নর্থ ক্যারোলাইনা, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Янси, Северна Каролина, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Yancey County, North Carolina
Croatian:
Yancey, Sjeverna Karolina, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Dutch:
Yancey County, North Carolina, Verenigde Staten
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان ینسی، کارولینای شمالی, کارولینای شمالی, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Finnish:
Yanceyn piirikunta, Pohjois-Carolina, Yhdysvallat
Hebrew:
מחוז ינסי, קרוליינה הצפונית, ארצות הברית
Hungarian:
Yancey megye, Észak-Karolina, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Irish Gaelic:
Contae Yancey, Carolina Thuaidh, Stáit Aontaithe Mheiriceá
Japanese:
ヤンシー郡, ノースカロライナ州, アメリカ合衆国
Low Saxon/Low German:
Yancey County, Noord-Carolina, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Yancey Gông, North Carolina
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Yancey Kūn
Norwegian:
Yancey County, Nord-Carolina, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Yancey, Karolina Północna, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Yancey, Carolina do Norte, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Yancey, Carolina de Nord, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
contea de Yancey, Carolina de Nord, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Serbian:
Округ Јанси , Северна Каролина, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Yancey County, Sjeverna Karolina, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Yancey County, North Carolina, USA
Traditional Chinese:
揚西縣, 北卡羅萊納州, 美國
Turkish:
Yancey, Kuzey Karolina, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Янсі, Північна Кароліна, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
یئنسی کاؤنٹی، شمالی کیرولائنا, شمالی کیرولائنا, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Yancey, North Carolina, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Yancey, North Carolina, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
یانسے کاؤنٹی, نارتھ کیرولائنا, امریکہ


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Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Dana 6: 1080.
Aeschynite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: C.W. Allen collection
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 107 localities in this region.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Genth,Frederick Augustus.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No,74
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Genth,Frederick Augustus.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No,74
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Apatite'
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Tien,P.,1977,Carbonate minerals from a dunite mine,Yancey County,North Carolina. Furbush,W.J.,and Sando,J.W.,(1976)Palygorskite-By Direct Precipitation From a Hydrothermal Solution:Clay Minerals 11,147
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: (2001) Mineral Data Publishing Version 1.2 Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No.80610-00
'Asbestos'
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Becquerelite
Formula: Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Reference: Finch,Robert J. and Ewing,Rodney C. (1997) Clarkeite:New chemical and structural data , American Mineralogist,Vol. 82,pg 607-619,1997
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Alkali-beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine" by J.W. Miller and C.W. Allen
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Mineral Commodity Files,Asheville Regional Office,North Carolina Geological Survey
Beryl var: Heliodor
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Beryl var: Morganite
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: No reference listed
'Biotite'
Localities: Reported from at least 76 localities in this region.
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Reference: Dana,J.D,1851,Manual of Mineralogy including Observations on Mines,Rocks,Reduction of Ores and the Applications of the Science to the Arts, 3rd edition
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Chabazite'
Reference: Smithsonian institution mineral Reference Collection No.M3646-00
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Gems and Minerals of America-Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina,Geologic Survey,North Carolina
'Chrysolite'
Reference: Dana 6: 1080.
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: C.W. Allen collection
Clarkeite
Formula: (Na,Ca,Pb)(UO2)O(OH) · 0-1H2O
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
Clinochlore var: Chromian Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Reference: AmMin 60:924
Clinochlore var: Pennine
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: F.A Genth and W.C Kerr,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina,Geologic Survey
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clinozoisite var: Clinothulite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Description: A complex pegmatite. Average grain size ranges from about 7mm to 1M. Muscovite highly fractionated. Tourmalines exhibit bent, broken, and \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"healed\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\
Reference: Miller, J.W. and Allen, C.W. "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, North Carolina." UNCA, 2001. (to be published by NCGS)
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
'Deweylite'
Formula: Mg4Si3O10 · 6H2O ?
Reference: Genth,F.A.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No.74
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Dunn, T.L., Cressy, G., McSween Jr, H.Y. & McCoy, T.J. (2010) Analysis of ordinary chondrites using powder X-ray diffraction: 1. Modal mineral abundances. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45(1):123-134. (Jan 2010). (Jan 2010).
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Tien,P.,1977,Carbonate minerals from a dunite mine,Yancey County,North Carolina
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: "Mineralogy and History of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, NC"
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Reference: Genth,F.A.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Euxenite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Habit: Thin steel-color veinlets cutting darker columbite.
Colour: Metallic steel-grey
Fluorescence: None
Description: I witnessed Mr. Green showing me a personal find from this locality he made in the 1950's or 60's. It was a two inch crystalline mass of columbite with straight steel-colored veinlets cutting across it. He said these were confirmed to be euxenite. This
Reference: Specimens in former Green's Mineral Museum and Shop; others.
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: C.W. Allen collection
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Feldspar Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 86 localities in this region.
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Localities: Reported from at least 63 localities in this region.
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Description: A complex pegmatite. Average grain size ranges from about 7mm to 1M. Muscovite highly fractionated. Tourmalines exhibit bent, broken, and \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"healed\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\" forms. Apatite is highly fluorescent under s
Reference: Miller, J.W. and Allen, C.W. "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, North Carolina." UNCA, 2001. (to be published by NCGS)
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Description: A complex pegmatite. Average grain size ranges from about 7mm to 1M. Muscovite highly fractionated. Tourmalines exhibit bent, broken, and \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\
Reference: Miller, J.W. and Allen, C.W. "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, North Carolina." UNCA, 2001. (to be published by NCGS)
Fluorite var: Chlorophane
Formula: CaF2
Reference: www.mcrocks.com
Fluorite var: Yttrocerite ?
Formula: (Ca,Y,Ce)F2+x
Reference: "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine" by J.W. Miller and C.W. Allen, Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C.,1885,The minerals and mineral localities of North Carolina:pp.127
Fluorite var: Yttrofluorite ?
Formula: (Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
Description: A complex pegmatite. Average grain size ranges from about 7mm to 1M. Muscovite highly fractionated. Tourmalines exhibit bent, broken, and "healed" forms. Apatite is highly fluorescent under sw UV light, a yellow-orange color.
Reference: Miller, J.W. and Allen, C.W. \
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Fourmarierite
Formula: Pb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Reference: Warner,Richard.,Poterala,Stephen and Fleisher,Chris.,(2008) A Note On Uranium Minerals From The Spruce Pine Area,North Carolina: Carolina Geological Society,2008,Annual Meeting,Spruce Pine Mining District
'Gadolinite'
Reference: Bryson,H.J.,1937,The mining industry in North Carolina from 1929 to 1936,North Carolina Geological Survey,Economic Paper 64,pg.129
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Reference: Ex: Philadelphia Academy of Science collection.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 70 localities in this region.
'Garnierite'
Graphite
Formula: C
'Gummite'
Hafnon
Formula: HfSiO4
Reference: "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, N.C." by J.W. Miller and C.W. Allen
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Gems and Minerals of America-Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Halloysite-7Å
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Sand,L.B.,(1954) On The Genesis of Residual Kaolins
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
'Hornblende'
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Huntite
Formula: CaMg3(CO3)4
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
Ilmenite var: Manaccanite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.; Dunn, T.L. (2015) Micro-XRF Spectroscopy: A New Tool for Characterizing Ordinary Chondrites (Poster). 78th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. (See Online references)
Isocubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Kasolite
Formula: Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Reference: Finch,Robert J. and Ewing,Rodney C. (1997) Clarkeite:New chemical and structural data , American Mineralogist,Vol. 82,pg 607-619,1997
'K Feldspar'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Lepidolite'
Description: A complex pegmatite. Average grain size ranges from about 7mm to 1M. Muscovite highly fractionated. Tourmalines exhibit bent, broken, and \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\
Reference: Miller, J.W. and Allen, C.W. "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, North Carolina." UNCA, 2001. (to be published by NCGS)
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Magnesioferrite
Formula: MgFe3+2O4
Reference: Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No. 165708-00,165703-00 and 165712-00.
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Genth,F.A.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Margarite
Formula: CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Reference: Dunn, T.L. (2015) Micro-XRF Spectroscopy: A New Tool for Characterizing Ordinary Chondrites (Poster). 78th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. (See Online references)
'Mica Group'
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Description: A complex pegmatite. Average grain size ranges from about 7mm to 1M.
Reference: "Mineralogy and History of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, NC"
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Description: A complex pegmatite. Average grain size ranges from about 7mm to 1M. Muscovite highly fractionated. Tourmalines exhibit bent, broken, and \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\
Reference: Miller, J.W. and Allen, C.W. "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, North Carolina." UNCA, 2001. (to be published by NCGS)
'Monazite'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Monazite-(La) ?
Formula: La(PO4)
Description: Data are needed to confirm that this mineral is correctly identified and that La is the dominant REE.
Monazite-(Nd) ?
Formula: Nd(PO4)
Description: Data are needed to confirm that this mineral is correctly identified and that Nd is the dominant REE.
'Moonstone'
Reference: Richard James Jacquot,Jr.,2003,Rock,Gem,and Mineral Collecting Sites In Western Nortn Carolina,pg # 186
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 128 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Olenite ?
Formula: Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Description: Recent studies put it as Elbaite tourmaline.
Reference: "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, N.C." by J.W. Miller and C.W. Allen
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No. 82294-00
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Dunn, T.L., Cressy, G., McSween Jr, H.Y. & McCoy, T.J. (2010) Analysis of ordinary chondrites using powder X-ray diffraction: 1. Modal mineral abundances. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45(1):123-134. (Jan 2010). (Jan 2010).
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description: Phlogopite from the Day Book dunite body is Fe-rich.
Reference: No reference listed
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Dunn, T.L., Cressy, G., McSween Jr, H.Y. & McCoy, T.J. (2010) Analysis of ordinary chondrites using powder X-ray diffraction: 1. Modal mineral abundances. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45(1):123-134. (Jan 2010). (Jan 2010).
'Pimelite'
Formula: Ni3Si4O10(OH)2·4H2O
Reference: Wilson,W.F,and McKenzie,B.J,1978,Mineral Collecting Sites in North Carolina
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Genth,F.A.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
'Plessite'
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Pollucite
Formula: (Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Colour: pink, yellow, white
Reference: "Mineralogy and History of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, NC"
Powellite ?
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: C.W. Allen collection
Purpurite ?
Formula: (Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
Reference: K.Linnekin collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Description: Pyrolusite was formerly the usual identification of the mineral forming manganese dendrites. Potter and Rossman (1978) demonstrated that no pyrolusite existed anywhere in the world as a dendrite. Subsequently, Rossman has continued to search for pyrolusite in granite pegmatites and has yet to find a single specimen.
Reference: Miller, J.W. and Allen, C.W. "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, North Carolina." UNCA, 2001. (to be published by NCGS)
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 125 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
Quartz var: Rutilated Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Dana 6: 1080.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Description: A complex pegmatite. Average grain size ranges from about 7mm to 1M. Muscovite highly fractionated. Tourmalines exhibit bent, broken, and "healed" forms. Apatite is highly fluorescent under sw UV light, a yellow-orange color. Has been mined for mica an
Reference: Miller, J.W. and Allen, C.W. "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, North Carolina." UNCA, 2001. (to be published by NCGS)
Samarskite-(Y)
Formula: YFe3+Nb2O8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: J.Robert Butler,1984,Map showing Paleozoic Metamorphic Facies,NCGS Genth,F.A.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Description: beryl- green, blue, yellow, pink, white. Pollucite- pink, yellow, white apatite- pink, green, blue, white
Reference: "Mineralogy and History of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, NC"
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: "Mineralogy of the Ray Mica Mine"
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No.168307-00
'Sunstone'
Reference: Gems and Minerals of America-Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.; Dunn, T.L. (2015) Micro-XRF Spectroscopy: A New Tool for Characterizing Ordinary Chondrites (Poster). 78th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. (See Online references); Rubin, A.E. (1994) Metallic copper in ordinary chondrites. Meteoritics 29 (1): 93-98. (Jan 1994).
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Tantalite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Ta2O6
Reference: Miller, J.W. and Allen, C.W.
Tapiolite-(Fe)
Formula: (Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: "Mineralogy and History of the Ray Mica Mine, Yancey County, NC"
Tetrataenite
Formula: FeNi
Reference: Rubin, A.E. (1994) Metallic copper in ordinary chondrites. Meteoritics 29 (1): 93-98. (Jan 1994).
'Thorogummite' ?
Formula: (Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
Reference: Kenny Gay -North Carolina Geological Survey
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tremolite var: Chrome-Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No.118781-00
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.; Dunn, T.L., Cressy, G., McSween Jr, H.Y. & McCoy, T.J. (2010) Analysis of ordinary chondrites using powder X-ray diffraction: 1. Modal mineral abundances. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45(1):123-134. (Jan 2010). (Jan 2010).; Dunn, T.L. (2015) Micro-XRF Spectroscopy: A New Tool for Characterizing Ordinary Chondrites (Poster). 78th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society. (See Online references)
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Uraninite var: Pitchblende
Formula: UO2
Reference: Gems and Minerals of America-Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
'Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: (Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
Habit: octahedral,with dodecahedral sfcs
Colour: brownish yellow or honey yellow
Description: Microscopic grains associated with orthoclase,tourmaline,etc
Reference: Genth,1875, Minerals of North Carolina,Appendix C to Kerr,W.C,Report Geological Survey of North Carolina,Raleigh,Vol.1.pg.79
Vandendriesscheite
Formula: PbU7O22 · 12H2O
Reference: Clifford Frondel,1958,Systematic Mineralogy of Uranium and Thorium,USGS Bulletin 1064,pg.86
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Wölsendorfite
Formula: Pb7(UO2)14O19(OH)4 · 12H2O
Reference: Finch,Robert J. and Ewing,Rodney C. (1997) Clarkeite:New chemical and structural data , American Mineralogist,Vol. 82,pg 607-619,1997
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Zircon var: Cyrtolite
Formula: Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Zoisite var: Thulite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al,Mn3+3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Tetrataenite1.AE.10FeNi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Isocubanite2.CB.55bCuFe2S3
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Marmatite2.CB.05a(Zn,Fe)S
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
var: Chlorophane3.AB.25CaF2
var: Yttrocerite ?3.AB.25(Ca,Y,Ce)F2+x
var: Yttrofluorite ?3.AB.25(Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
Halite ?3.AA.20NaCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Aeschynite-(Ce)4.DF.05(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Becquerelite4.GB.10Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysoberyl4.BA.05BeAl2O4
Clarkeite4.GC.05(Na,Ca,Pb)(UO2)O(OH) · 0-1H2O
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Euxenite-(Y)4.DG.05(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Fourmarierite4.GB.25Pb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Gahnite4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
var: Manaccanite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnesioferrite4.BB.05MgFe3+2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Microlite Group'4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrolusite ?4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rutilated Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Samarskite-(Y)4.DB.25YFe3+Nb2O8
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Tantalite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Ta2O6
Tapiolite-(Fe)4.DB.10(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
var: Pitchblende4.DL.05UO2
'Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'4.DH.15(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
Vandendriesscheite4.GB.40PbU7O22 · 12H2O
Wölsendorfite4.GB.30Pb7(UO2)14O19(OH)4 · 12H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Huntite5.AB.25CaMg3(CO3)4
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Powellite ?7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Merrillite8.AC.45Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Monazite-(La) ?8.AD.50La(PO4)
Monazite-(Nd) ?8.AD.50Nd(PO4)
Purpurite ?8.AB.10(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Labradorite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Anthophyllite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Arfvedsonite9.DE.25[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Alkali-beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Heliodor9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Morganite9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Chromian Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
var: Pennine9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinozoisite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
var: Clinothulite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
var: Bronzite9.DA.05(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Hafnon9.AD.30HfSiO4
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Halloysite-7Å9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kasolite9.AK.15Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Margarite9.EC.30CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Amazonite9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Olenite ?9.CK.05Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Palygorskite9.EE.20(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pigeonite9.DA.10(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Pollucite9.GB.05(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
var: Chrome-Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
var: Cyrtolite9.AD.30Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
var: Thulite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al,Mn3+3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Apatite'-
'Asbestos'-
'Biotite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrysolite'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Deweylite'-Mg4Si3O10 · 6H2O ?
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Gadolinite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnierite'-
'Gummite'-
'Hornblende'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'K Feldspar'-
'Lepidolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite'-
'Moonstone'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Pimelite'-Ni3Si4O10(OH)2·4H2O
'Plessite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Sunstone'-
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Thorogummite' ?-(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Tetrataenite1.1.11.3FeNi
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Isocubanite2.9.13.3CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Pyrolusite ?4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
AX2O7·xH2O
Clarkeite5.4.1.1(Na,Ca,Pb)(UO2)O(OH) · 0-1H2O
Wölsendorfite5.4.3.2Pb7(UO2)14O19(OH)4 · 12H2O
AX6O19·xH2O
Becquerelite5.7.1.2Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
AX7O22·xH2O
Vandendriesscheite5.8.1.1PbU7O22 · 12H2O
Miscellaneous
Fourmarierite5.9.2.1Pb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysoberyl7.2.9.1BeAl2O4
Gahnite7.2.1.4ZnAl2O4
Magnesioferrite7.2.2.1MgFe3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Samarskite-(Y)8.1.11.1YFe3+Nb2O8
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Microlite Group'8.2.2.1A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
'Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'8.2.1.7(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
AB2O6
Aeschynite-(Ce)8.3.6.1(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Euxenite-(Y)8.3.8.2(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Tantalite-(Fe)8.3.2.1Fe2+Ta2O6
Tapiolite-(Fe)8.3.1.1(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite ?9.1.1.1NaCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Miscellaneous
Huntite14.4.3.1CaMg3(CO3)4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Merrillite38.3.4.4Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Monazite-(La) ?38.4.3.2La(PO4)
Monazite-(Nd) ?38.4.3.5Nd(PO4)
Purpurite ?38.4.1.2(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Powellite ?48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Hafnon51.5.2.2HfSiO4
'Thorogummite' ?51.5.2.5(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Kasolite53.3.1.1Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Clinozoisite58.2.1a.4{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Olenite ?61.3.1.7Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Pigeonite65.1.1.4(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Anthophyllite66.1.2.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Margarite71.2.2c.1CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
'Pimelite'71.3.1b.5Ni3Si4O10(OH)2·4H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Palygorskite74.3.1a.1(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Pollucite77.1.1.2(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Labradorite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Apatite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
Arfvedsonite-[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
'Asbestos'-
Beryl
var: Alkali-beryl
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine-Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Emerald-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Heliodor-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Morganite-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrysolite'-
Clinochlore
var: Chromian Clinochlore
-Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
var: Pennine-Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinozoisite
var: Clinothulite
-{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Deweylite'-Mg4Si3O10 · 6H2O ?
Enstatite
var: Bronzite
-(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
Fluorite
var: Chlorophane
-CaF2
var: Yttrocerite ?-(Ca,Y,Ce)F2+x
var: Yttrofluorite ?-(Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
'Gadolinite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnierite'-
'Gummite'-
Halloysite-7Å-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Hornblende'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Ilmenite
var: Manaccanite
-Fe2+TiO3
Iron-Fe
'K Feldspar'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Lepidolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Mica Group'-
Microcline
var: Amazonite
-K(AlSi3O8)
'Monazite'-
'Moonstone'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Opal
var: Opal-AN
-SiO2 · nH2O
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Plessite'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
var: Rutilated Quartz-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Sphalerite
var: Marmatite
-(Zn,Fe)S
'Sunstone'-
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Tremolite
var: Chrome-Tremolite
-☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
-UO2
Zircon
var: Cyrtolite
-Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Zoisite
var: Thulite
-{Ca2}{Al,Mn3+3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Clinozoisite (var: Clinothulite){Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
H Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
H Clarkeite(Na,Ca,Pb)(UO2)O(OH) · 0-1H2O
H ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
H Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
H DeweyliteMg4Si3O10 · 6H2O ?
H Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Aeschynite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H PimeliteNi3Si4O10(OH)2·4H2O
H VandendriesscheitePbU7O22 · 12H2O
H Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
H WölsendorfitePb7(UO2)14O19(OH)4 · 12H2O
H BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
H KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
H FourmarieritePb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
H MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
H Tremolite (var: Chrome-Tremolite)☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
H Thorogummite(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
LiLithium
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Alkali-beryl)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Be ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Be Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Morganite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C HuntiteCaMg3(CO3)4
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O HafnonHfSiO4
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O FerberiteFeWO4
O Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
O Tantalite-(Fe)Fe2+Ta2O6
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Clinozoisite (var: Clinothulite){Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Beryl (var: Alkali-beryl)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O UraniniteUO2
O CorundumAl2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O HematiteFe2O3
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
O Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Quartz (var: Rutilated Quartz)SiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
O Clarkeite(Na,Ca,Pb)(UO2)O(OH) · 0-1H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O SideriteFeCO3
O ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
O HuntiteCaMg3(CO3)4
O Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
O Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
O DeweyliteMg4Si3O10 · 6H2O ?
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
O Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
O Aeschynite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
O Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O PimeliteNi3Si4O10(OH)2·4H2O
O Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O AragoniteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O VandendriesscheitePbU7O22 · 12H2O
O Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
O GahniteZnAl2O4
O WölsendorfitePb7(UO2)14O19(OH)4 · 12H2O
O BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
O KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
O FourmarieritePb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Ilmenite (var: Manaccanite)Fe2+TiO3
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
O MagnesioferriteMgFe23+O4
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Tremolite (var: Chrome-Tremolite)☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
O Beryl (var: Morganite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
O Monazite-(La)La(PO4)
O Monazite-(Nd)Nd(PO4)
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O Purpurite(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
O Thorogummite(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F Fluorite (var: Chlorophane)CaF2
F Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
F Fluorite (var: Yttrofluorite)(Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
F Fluorite (var: Yttrocerite)(Ca,Y,Ce)F2+x
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Clarkeite(Na,Ca,Pb)(UO2)O(OH) · 0-1H2O
Na Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Na Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Na OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Na HaliteNaCl
MgMagnesium
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Mg HuntiteCaMg3(CO3)4
Mg Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Mg Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Mg DeweyliteMg4Si3O10 · 6H2O ?
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg MagnesioferriteMgFe23+O4
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Tremolite (var: Chrome-Tremolite)☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Clinozoisite (var: Clinothulite){Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Al Beryl (var: Alkali-beryl)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Al ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Al Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Al Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Al Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al GahniteZnAl2O4
Al MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al Beryl (var: Morganite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si HafnonHfSiO4
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Clinozoisite (var: Clinothulite){Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Beryl (var: Alkali-beryl)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si Quartz (var: Rutilated Quartz)SiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Si ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Si Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Si Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Si DeweyliteMg4Si3O10 · 6H2O ?
Si Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si PimeliteNi3Si4O10(OH)2·4H2O
Si Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Tremolite (var: Chrome-Tremolite)☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Beryl (var: Morganite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Si Thorogummite(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
PPhosphorus
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
P MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
P Monazite-(La)La(PO4)
P Monazite-(Nd)Nd(PO4)
P Purpurite(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S TroiliteFeS
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Clinozoisite (var: Clinothulite){Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Ca HuntiteCaMg3(CO3)4
Ca Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Ca Aeschynite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Ca Fluorite (var: Chlorophane)CaF2
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
Ca BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Ca MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Tremolite (var: Chrome-Tremolite)☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Ca Fluorite (var: Yttrofluorite)(Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
Ca Fluorite (var: Yttrocerite)(Ca,Y,Ce)F2+x
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ti Aeschynite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Ti Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Ilmenite (var: Manaccanite)Fe2+TiO3
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
MnManganese
Mn Zoisite (var: Thulite){Ca2}{Al,Mn33+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mn Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Mn Purpurite(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
Fe Tantalite-(Fe)Fe2+Ta2O6
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
Fe Aeschynite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Fe Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Ilmenite (var: Manaccanite)Fe2+TiO3
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe MagnesioferriteMgFe23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe IronFe
Fe Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe TetrataeniteFeNi
Fe Purpurite(Mn3+,Fe3+)PO4
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Ni PimeliteNi3Si4O10(OH)2·4H2O
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Ni TetrataeniteFeNi
CuCopper
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn GahniteZnAl2O4
YYttrium
Y Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Y Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
Y Fluorite (var: Yttrofluorite)(Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
Y Fluorite (var: Yttrocerite)(Ca,Y,Ce)F2+x
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
Zr Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
Nb Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Nb Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
Nb Aeschynite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Nb Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Nb Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
CsCaesium
Cs Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
LaLanthanum
La Monazite-(La)La(PO4)
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
Ce Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ce Aeschynite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Ce Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
Ce Fluorite (var: Yttrocerite)(Ca,Y,Ce)F2+x
NdNeodymium
Nd Monazite-(Nd)Nd(PO4)
HfHafnium
Hf HafnonHfSiO4
TaTantalum
Ta Tantalite-(Fe)Fe2+Ta2O6
Ta Microlite GroupA2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Ta Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Ta Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ta Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Ta Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4
PtPlatinum
Pt PlatinumPt
PbLead
Pb VandendriesscheitePbU7O22 · 12H2O
Pb WölsendorfitePb7(UO2)14O19(OH)4 · 12H2O
Pb KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Pb FourmarieritePb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
ThThorium
Th Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Th Aeschynite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Th Thorogummite(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
UUranium
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
U Clarkeite(Na,Ca,Pb)(UO2)O(OH) · 0-1H2O
U Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
U VandendriesscheitePbU7O22 · 12H2O
U Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
U WölsendorfitePb7(UO2)14O19(OH)4 · 12H2O
U BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
U KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
U FourmarieritePb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
U Thorogummite(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x

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