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Irelandi
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Name in French:Irlande
Name in German:Irland
Name in Irish Gaelic:Éire
Name in Italian:Irlanda
Name in Russian:Ирландия
Name in Simplified Chinese:爱尔兰岛
Name in Spanish:Irlanda
Name in Adyghe:Ирландие
Name in Afrikaans:Ierland
Name in Albanian:Irlanda
Name in Amharic:አየርላንድ
Name in Anglo-Saxon:Īrland
Name in Arabic:جمهورية أيرلندا
Name in Aragonese:Isla d'Irlanda
Name in Armenian:Իռլանդիա
Name in Asturian:Islla d'Irlanda
Name in Azeri:İrlandiya
Name in Bashkir:Ирландия
Name in Basque:Irlanda
Name in Belarusian:Ірландыя
Name in Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):Ірляндыя
Name in Bengali:আয়ারল্যান্ড
Name in Bosnian:Irska
Name in Breton:Iwerzhon
Name in Bulgarian:Ирландия
Name in Catalan:Illa d'Irlanda
Name in Cebuano:Ireland
Name in Central Bikol:Irlandya
Name in Cornish:Wordhen
Name in Croatian:Irska
Name in Czech:Irsko
Name in Danish:Irland
Name in Dutch:Ierland
Name in Dutch Low Saxon:Ierlaand
Name in Dzongkha:ཨའིརི་ལེནཌ་
Name in Egyptian Arabic:ايرلاندا
Name in Esperanto:Irlando
Name in Estonian:Iirimaa saar
Name in Faroese:Írland
Name in Farsi/Persian:ایرلند
Name in Fiji Hindi:Ireland
Name in Finnish:Irlanti
Name in Galician:Illa de Irlanda
Name in Georgian:ირლანდია
Name in Greek:Ιρλανδία
Name in Gujarati:આયરલેંડનું ગણતંત્ર
Name in Hakka:Ireland Tó
Name in Hebrew:אירלנד
Name in Hindi:आयरलैण्ड
Name in Hungarian:Ír-sziget
Name in Icelandic:Írland
Name in Iloko:Irlanda
Name in Indonesian:Pulau Irlandia
Name in Interlingua:Irlanda
Name in Japanese:アイルランド島
Name in Javanese:Pulo Irlandia
Name in Kabyle:Irland
Name in Kannada:ಐರ್ಲೆಂಡ್
Name in Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):Ирландия
Name in Kongo:Irlande
Name in Konkani:आयर्लंड
Name in Korean:아일랜드섬
Name in Kurdish (Latin Script):Îrlenda
Name in Latin:Hibernia
Name in Latvian:Īrija
Name in Ligurian:Irlanda
Name in Lithuanian:Airijos sala
Name in Lower Sorbian:Irska
Name in Luxembourgish:Irland
Name in Macedonian:Ирска
Name in Malay:Ireland
Name in Malayalam:അയർലന്റ്
Name in Manx:Nerin
Name in Marathi:आयर्लंड
Name in Mazanderani:ایرلند
Name in Northern Frisian:Irlun
Name in Norwegian:Irland
Name in Norwegian (Nynorsk):Irland
Name in Occitan:Irlanda
Name in Pali:आयर्लैंड
Name in Pfaelzisch:Irland
Name in Piedmontese:Irlanda
Name in Polish:Irlandia
Name in Portuguese:Irlanda
Name in Punjabi:ਆਇਰਲੈਂਡ
Name in Quechua:Ilanda wat'a
Name in Romanian:Irlanda
Name in Romansh:Irlanda
Name in Samoan:Aialani
Name in Sanskrit:आयर्लैंड
Name in Sardinian:Irlanda
Name in Scots:Ireland
Name in Scottish Gaelic:Èirinn
Name in Serbian:Ирска
Name in Serbo-Croatian:Irska
Name in Silesian:Irlandyjo
Name in Sindhi:آئرلينڊ
Name in Sinhalese:අයර්ලන්තය
Name in Slovak:Írsko
Name in Slovenian:Irska
Name in Swahili:Eire
Name in Swedish:Irland
Name in Tagalog:Irlanda
Name in Tamil:அயர்லாந்து
Name in Telugu:ఐర్లాండ్
Name in Thai:เกาะไอร์แลนด์
Name in Tok Pisin:Aialan
Name in Traditional Chinese:愛爾蘭島
Name in Tumbuka:Ireland
Name in Turkish:İrlanda
Name in Udmurt:Ирландия шормуӵ
Name in Ukrainian:Ірландія
Name in Upper Sorbian:Irska
Name in Urdu:جزیرہ آئرلینڈ
Name in Uyghur:ئىرلاندىيە
Name in Uzbek (Latin Script):Irlandiya oroli
Name in Venetian:Irlanda
Name in Vietnamese:Đảo Ireland
Name in Vlax Romani:Irland
Name in Waray:Irlanda
Name in Welsh:Iwerddon
Name in West Flemish:Ierland
Name in West Frisian:Ierlân
Name in Western Punjabi:آئرلینڈ
Name in Wu Chinese:爱尔兰岛
Name in Yiddish:אירלאנד
Area:70,273 km2
Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:Country
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Dublin1,024,027 (2013)
Cork190,384 (2011)
Dún Laoghaire185,400 (2014)
Luimneach90,054 (2017)
Gaillimh70,686 (2012)
Tallaght64,282 (2016)
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In the old Gaelic political system, Ireland was divided into four provinces: Connacht, Leinster, Munster, Ulster. At present the Republic of Ireland consists of 26 counties.

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285 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 2 erroneous literature entries.

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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Description: Is cuprian.
Reference: S. Moreton collection
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Reference: Nockolds, S. R. (1950): The occurrence of neptunite and eudialyte in quartz-bearing syenites from Barnavave, Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 29, 27-33.
Afwillite
Formula: Ca3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Nawaz, R. (1974) Killalaite, a New Mineral from Co. Sligo, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 39, n° 305, 544-548.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177 (referring to Nawaz)
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Tindle, A.G. (2008). Minerals of Britain and Ireland. Terra Publishing.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Picture in Wight, Q.(2006): Micromounting. Mineralogical Record 37 (4), p.320; XRD & electron probe identification; Tindle, A.G. (2008). Minerals of Britain and Ireland. Terra Publishing.
Alloclasite
Formula: Co1-xFexAsS
Reference: S. MORETON, P. DAVIDSON, D. I. GREEN and G. RYBACK (1999) Unusual Supergene Minerals at Muckross Mine, Killarney, Co. Kerry. Irish Journal of Earth Sciences 17:19-24
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Amesite
Formula: Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Description: Matrix mineral in an altered composite quartz-feldspar porphyry in a zone of Cu-Pb-Zn-Ag mineralisation [A. Poustie, in Brown, A. G. and Pyne, J., eds. (1982) Mineral exploration in Ireland: progress and developments 1971-1981, Irish Association for Economic Geology, Wexford Conference, 1981.97-107.]
Reference: Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Andalusite var: Chiastolite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
'Andrewsite'
Reference: Sir Arthur Russell Collection
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Balassone, G., Rossi, M., Boni, M., Stanley, G., and McDermott, P. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 33, 168-186.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: WEN, N., ASHWORTH, J.R. & IXER, R.A. (1991). Evidence for the mechanism of the reaction producing a bournonite-galena symplectite from meneghinite. Mineralogical Magazine 55, 153-8.
'Apatite'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Apatite var: Collophane'
Reference: The Geology of the Burren region, Co. Clare, Ireland by Dr. Maria E. McNamara and Dr. Ronán W. Hennessy
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Argentotennantite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Description: Argentotennantite came from about a two metre section of the 4611 Room in an unusual buff crystalline opaque barite vein about 30cms wide and near vertical trending SSW cutting massive pyrite of the B Zone.
Reference: Moreton, S. (1999) Mineralogical Record, 30, 99-106. Colin Andrew (Personal Communication)
Argyrodite
Formula: Ag8GeS6
Arsenic
Formula: As
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s. ; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s. ; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Asbolane
Formula: (Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: F. Rutley: "Elements of Mineralogy", 12th Ed. (1900)
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Augite var: Ferroaugite
Description: S. R. Nockolds (1935) Geol. Mag. 72, 289-315. [Approximate analysis of and optical data for 'hypersthene-augite', p. 309, indicate a ferroaugite.]
Reference: Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Augite var: Titanian Augite
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
Reference: S. R. Nockolds and H. G. C. Vincent (1947) On Tilleyite and Its Associated Minerals from Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 28:151-158.
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Axinite-(Mn)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Description: Ryback et al. (1988): "Veinlets up to 2 cm across of yellowish-brown fan-shaped masses in quartz, from an Fe-Mn deposit at Calliagh, 8 km SW of Monaghan, Co. Monaghan."
Reference: Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 38 localities in this region.
Bayldonite
Formula: PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. IV; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Beraunite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 960.
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: No References
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: de Haller, series of articles in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
'Biotite'
'Biotite var: Chromian Biotite'
Description: contains up to 0.94% Cr203 at this locality.
Reference: Max, M.D., Treloar, P.J., Winchester, J.A. and Oppenheim, M.J. (1983) Cr Mica from the Precambrian Erris Complex, NW Mayo, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 47, n° 344, pp. 359-364.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Description: Identified by thin-section ore microscopy.
Reference: The genesis of Cu-bearing quartz veins by metamorphic remobilization from stratiform red bed deposits, SW County Cork, Ireland Ni Wen ~, A. J. Boyce 2, A. E. Fallick z, J. R. Ashworth ~, and R. A. Ixer
'Bitumen'
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Botallackite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Boyleite
Formula: (Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Balassone, G., Rossi, M., Boni, M., Stanley, G., and McDermott, P. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 33, 168-186.
Brannerite
Formula: UTi2O6
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Reference: Grennan, E. 1969. "Report for Irish Metal Mining Co. Ltd."
Breithauptite
Formula: NiSb
Reference: Ixer, R.A. 2004. Catalogue of Petrographic Descriptions for Rock and Ore Samples, Ross Island Mine. In: O'Brien, W. ed. Ross Island - Mining, Metal and Society in Early Ireland. Bronze Age Studies 6, Department of Archaeology, National University of Ireland, Galway, 768pp.
Brewsterite-Ba
Formula: (Ba,Sr)[Al2Si6O16] · 5H2O
Reference: Green, D.I., Tindle, A.G. & Moreton, S. (2005) Brewsterite-Ba and harmotome from the Wicklow lead mines, Co. Wicklow, Ireland. Irish J. Earth Sci., 23, 101-6.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Reference: S. R. Nockolds and H. G. C. Vincent (1947) On Tilleyite and Its Associated Minerals from Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 28:151-158.
Brushite
Formula: Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Description: Thin crusts of minute colourless platy crystals from the interior of a human skull found in a cave near Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny. BM(NH) specimen BM 1966, 512.
Reference: Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 81 localities in this region.
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Cassiterite var: Wood Tin
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 627-634
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Habit: thin platy; wedge or lozenge shaped
Colour: white to pale lilac
Reference: Moreton, S. (2008) The minerals of Moneen Quarry, Castlebar, Co. Mayo, Ireland. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 71-72.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: Moreton, S. & Green, D.I. (2006) J. Russ. Soc., 9, p.90-2.
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Chalcomenite
Formula: CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Description: Blue crystals (~<0.4mm) on joint surfaces of black shale from coastal cliffs near Doon East, north of Ballybunnion, Co. Kerry. J. G. Francis, and G. Ryback (1987) Mineral. Mag. 51,751.
Reference: Francis, J.G. & Ryback, G. (1987) Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 51, 751.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Chalcophyllite
Formula: Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Description: Associated with lavendulan.
Reference: S. Burchmore Collection
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 80 localities in this region.
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Description: A vein of massive cadmian cinnabar (ca. 1.5% Cd), with inclusions of cadmian metacinnabarite (11.1% Cd) and mercurian sphalerite (12.9% Hg), occurred in the topmost part of the ore deposit.
Reference: Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth Supplementary List of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177. [BM(NH) specimens, collected by A. J. Criddle in 1970].; Steed, G.M. (1983) Gortdrumite, a new sulphide mineral containing copper and mercury, from Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 47, 35-6.; Steed, G.M. in Andrew, C.J., Crowe, R.W.A., Finlay, S., Pennell, W.M. and Pyne, J.F., eds. (1986) Geology and genesis of mineral deposits in Ireland, Irish Association for Economic Geology, Dublin Conference, 1984, pp. 481-499.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Clinoatacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Braithwaite, R.S.W. & Wilson, J.I. (2001) J. Russell Soc., 7(2), p.96.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinochlore var: Pennine
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Clinoclase
Formula: Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
Reference: Moreton, S. & Green, D.I. (2006) UK Journal of Mines & Minerals, No. 27, p41-4.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Description: Many of the pyroxene grains are polysynthetically twinned 'clinobronzite' in Mason & Wiik's 1966 terminology.
Reference: Mason, B. & Wiik, H.B. (1966) The Composition of the Barratta, Carraweena, Kapoeta, Mooresfort, and Ngawi Meteorites. American Museum Novitates, No.2273, New York. 25 pp. (Dec 1966).
'Clinotyrolite'
Formula: Ca2Cu9(AsO4,SO4)4(OH,O)10 · 10H2O
Reference: Sarp et al (1987) Arch. Sci. Geneve, 40, p.47-50.
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Johnston, R. W. (1949). Clinozoisite from Camaderry Mountain, Co. Wicklow. Mineralog. Mag, 28, 505-515.
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Copper
Formula: Cu
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Corkite (TL)
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Type Locality:
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1003; Mineralogical Magazine (1990): 54: 603.
Cornwallite
Formula: Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Moreton, S. & Green, D.I. (2006) UK Journal of Mines & Minerals, No. 27, p41-4.
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 627-634
Cosalite ?
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Reference: O'Reilly, C., Gallagher, V., and Feely, M. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 569-580.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Habit: Botryoidal
Colour: Black
Description: Separate XRDs by D. Jordan, S. Moreton & D.I. Green. Also XRF by S.M. and EDX by D.I.G. confirmed K>Na>Ba. Gave an unusually good XRD pattern for a Mn oxide. First confirmed occurrence of this mineral in Ireland.
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Cuprite var: Tile ore
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Russell, A. (1927) Notice of an occurrence of niccolite and ullmannite at the Settlingstones mine, Fourstones, Northumberland; and of serpierite at Ross Island mine, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 21, n° 119, 383-387.
Cuspidine
Formula: Ca4(Si2O7)(F,OH)2
Cylindrite
Formula: Pb3Sn4FeSb2S14
Description: Intergrown with colloform galena in the Navan Zn-Pb deposit, Co. Meath; several grains with typical concentric texture identified optically and confirmed by XRD.
Reference: C. J. Andrew and J. H. Ashton (1985) Trans. Inst. Mining Metall., sect. B, 94, 66-93; C. J. Andrew (1986) pers. comm.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Delafossite
Formula: CuFeO2
Reference: Ixer, R.A. 2004. Catalogue of Petrographic Descriptions for Rock and Ore Samples, Ross Island Mine. In: O'Brien, W. ed. Ross Island - Mining, Metal and Society in Early Ireland. Bronze Age Studies 6, Department of Archaeology, National University of Ireland, Galway, 768pp.
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Dolomite var: Ferroan Dolomite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
Dufrénoysite
Formula: Pb2As2S5
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.
Dundasite
Formula: PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Phillips, W. (1823): An Elementary Introduction to the Knowledge of Mineralogy, 3rd ed. William Phillips (London), 535 pp.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Eskolaite
Formula: Cr2O3
Description: Very thin green coatings round quartz grains in greywacke pebbles in boulder clay.
Reference: Oppenheim, M.J., Brück, P.M., Elsdon, R., Synge, F.M., Weaver, A. and Warren, W.P. (1977) Eskolaite, Cr2O3, from County Wicklow, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 41, n° 319, 402-403.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.
Eudialyte
Formula: Na15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Reference: Nockolds, S. R. (1950): The occurrence of neptunite and eudialyte in quartz-bearing syenites from Barnavave, Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 29, 27-33.
Famatinite
Formula: Cu3SbS4
Description: optical identification in R. W. Schultz (1968) Unpub. Ph.D. thesis, University of Dublin.
Reference: Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Description: Found in slag material.
Reference: Ixer, R.A. 2004. Catalogue of Petrographic Descriptions for Rock and Ore Samples, Ross Island Mine. In: O'Brien, W. ed. Ross Island - Mining, Metal and Society in Early Ireland. Bronze Age Studies 6, Department of Archaeology, National University of Ireland, Galway, 768pp.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
Felsőbányaite
Formula: Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Colour: White
Description: First Irish occurrence.
Reference: Moreton et al. (1995) Irish J. Earth Sciences, 14, 1-5..
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: The Geology of the Burren region, Co. Clare, Ireland by Dr. Maria E. McNamara and Dr. Ronán W. Hennessy
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Foitite
Formula: (□,Na)(Fe2+2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3OH
Reference: David Jordan
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: S. R. Nockolds and H. G. C. Vincent (1947) On Tilleyite and Its Associated Minerals from Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 28:151-158.
Franckeite
Formula: Fe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
Description: As a fine exsolution(?) intergrowth in coarse-grained galena; a single specimen, identified optically. C.J. Andrew and J. H. Ashton (1985) Trans. Inst. Mining Metall., sect. B, 94, 66--93; C. J. Andrew, pers. comm., 1987.
Reference: Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Franklinite
Formula: Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Description: Found only in slag material associated with magnetite.
Reference: Ixer, R.A. 2004. Catalogue of Petrographic Descriptions for Rock and Ore Samples, Ross Island Mine. In: O'Brien, W. ed. Ross Island - Mining, Metal and Society in Early Ireland. Bronze Age Studies 6, Department of Archaeology, National University of Ireland, Galway, 768pp.
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 87 localities in this region.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Geocronite
Formula: Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Moreton, S. & Green, D.I. (2005) J. Russ. Soc., 8(2), p.78-80.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Gortdrumite (TL)
Formula: Cu24Fe2Hg9S23
Type Locality:
Habit: Lath like crystals, similar to stibnite
Colour: Grey
Description: Extremely rare, found in association/similar conditions (dolomite vugs) with cinnabar.
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine(1983) 47, 35-36.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp.
Graphite
Formula: C
Gratonite
Formula: Pb9As4S15
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Gudmundite
Formula: FeSbS
'Guitermanite'
Formula: Pb10As6S19 (?)
Description: Pbl0As6S19(?) Listed without details from Silvermines, Co. Tipperary, by C. J. Morrissey et al. (1971) Trans. Inst. Mining Metall., sect. B, 80, 174-85, and, with the formula Pb3As2S6, by C.J. Andrew, in Andrew, C.J., Crowe, R.W.A., Finlay, S., Pennell, W.M. and Pyne, J.F., eds. (1986) Geology and genesis of mineral deposits in Ireland, Irish Association for Economic Geology, Dublin Conference, 1984. [The true nature of guitermanite is obscure. M.H. Hey (1962) An Index of Mineral Species and Varieties, 2nd edn. London, BM(NH).]
Reference: Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Cornwall
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s. ; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Hawleyite
Formula: CdS
Description: powdery impregnations and deposits
Reference: Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.; Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols (1990) Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 1.; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Hedyphane
Formula: Ca2Pb3(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Crucilite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Hey's Mineral index 3rd ed
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Reference: B. P. Atkin (1978) Mineral. Mag. 42,237-9.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Reference: Moreton, S. & Green, D.I. (2006) J. Russ. Soc., 9, p.90-2.
Hidalgoite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Description: Ryback et al. (1988): "May occur with beudantite as a secondary mineral at Tynagh mine, near Killimor, Co. Galway, forming a pale green powder; tentative identification based on XRD pattern and mean refractive index similar to those of hidalgoite. C. J. Morrissey (1970) Unpub. Ph.D. thesis, University of London."
Reference: de Haller, series of articles in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
'Högbomite'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
Description: Brown grains with green spinel intergrown with magnetite in corundum in a complex xenolith in gabbro.
Reference: Duncan McKie (1963) The Högbomite Polytypes. Mineralogical Magazine vol. 33, n° 262, 563-580.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth Supplementary List of British Minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Habit: Botryoidal
Colour: Black
Description: Mixed with cryptomelane. First suggested by David Jordan, Trinity College, Dublin. Quantitative electron-probe analysis by Dr Andy Tindle, Open University. Contains some potassium.
'Hornblende'
Reference: No reference listed
'Hydrohetaerolite'
Formula: ZnMn2O4 · H2O
Hydroniumjarosite
Formula: (H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
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.
Jalpaite
Formula: Ag3CuS2
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jordanite
Formula: Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Killalaite (TL)
Formula: Ca6.4(H0.6Si2O7)2(OH)2
Type Locality:
Description: Colourless crystals (< 2 mm) in veins and cavities with calcite or afwillite in thermally altered limestone.
Reference: Nawaz, R. (1974) Killalaite, a New Mineral from Co. Sligo, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 39, n° 305, 544-548.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177 (referring to Nawaz)
Koninckite
Formula: Fe3+PO4 · 3H2O
Reference: Moreton, S. & Green, D.I. (2005) J. Russ. Soc., 8(2), p.78-80.
Köttigite
Formula: Zn3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Moreton, S. & Green, D.I. (2007) “The mineralogy of the Wicklow lead mines”, Journal of the Mining Heritage Trust of Ireland, No. 7, p.19-32.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Lavendulan
Formula: NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Lazulite
Formula: MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Description: Aggregates of blue anhedral grains (<0.5 mm) forming rare small patches in white Dalradian quartzite. Qualitative EDS analysis shows P, A1, Mg and Fe.
Reference: O'Connor, P. and Farley, E. unpublished data. (Specimen in possession of G. Peche of Sandyford Co., Dublin.) Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Leucoxene
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Liroconite
Formula: Cu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
Reference: Barry Flannery personal observations of University College Dublin historical collections. Specimen now resides at National Museum of Ireland. NOTE THAT THERE IS A DEBATE ABOUT THE ORIGIN OF THIS REFERENCE SPECIMEN
Lithiophilite
Formula: LiMn2+PO4
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 44 localities in this region.
'Manganese Oxides'
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
'Manganomelane'
Reference: Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
'Mariposite'
Formula: K(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
Reference: Max, M.D., Treloar, P.J., Winchester, J.A. and Oppenheim, M.J. (1983) Cr Mica from the Precambrian Erris Complex, NW Mayo, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 47, n° 344, pp. 359-364.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Matildite ?
Formula: AgBiS2
Description: Tentatively identified in mineralized microgranite and vein quartz.
Reference: Steiger, R. and Bowden, A. in Brown, A.G. and Pyne, J., eds. (1982) Mineral exploration in Ireland: progress and developments 1971-1981, Irish Association for Economic Geology, Wexford Conference, 1981.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
'Melilite Group'
Formula: Ca2M(XSiO7)
Reference: S. R. Nockolds and H. G. C. Vincent (1947) On Tilleyite and Its Associated Minerals from Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 28:151-158.
'Melnikovite'
Reference: Kucha, H., & Wieczorek, A. (1984). Sulfide—carbonate relationships in the Navan (Tara) Zn-Pb deposit, Ireland. Mineralium Deposita, 19(3), 208-216.
Meneghinite
Formula: Pb13CuSb7S24
Reference: WEN, N., ASHWORTH, J.R. & IXER, R.A. (1991). Evidence for the mechanism of the reaction producing a bournonite-galena symplectite from meneghinite. Mineralogical Magazine 55, 153-8.
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Reference: Reed, S.J.B. & Smith, D.G.W. (1985) Ion probe determination of rare earth elements in merrillite and apatite in chondrites.Earth and Planetary Science Letters 72: 238-244.
Metacinnabar
Formula: HgS
Description: A vein of massive cadmian cinnabar (ca. 1.5% Cd), with inclusions of cadmian metacinnabarite (11.1% Cd) and mercurian sphalerite (12.9% Hg), occurred in the topmost part of the ore deposit.
Reference: Steed, G.M. in Andrew, C.J., Crowe, R.W.A., Finlay, S., Pennell, W.M. and Pyne, J.F., eds. (1986) Geology and genesis of mineral deposits in Ireland, Irish Association for Economic Geology, Dublin Conference, 1984, pp. 481-499.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Metasideronatrite
Formula: Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
Reference: Moreton et al. (1995) Irish J. Earth Sciences, 14, 1-5..
'Meteoritic Iron'
Reference: Mason, B. & Wiik, H.B. (1966) The Composition of the Barratta, Carraweena, Kapoeta, Mooresfort, and Ngawi Meteorites. American Museum Novitates, No.2273, New York. 25 pp. (Dec 1966).
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
'Mica Group'
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 627-634
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Microcline var: Hyalophane
Formula: (K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Minnesotaite
Formula: Fe2+3Si4O10(OH)2
Description: Minor constituent of Lower Carboniferous cherty ironstones as aggregates of fibres up to 0.15 mm long, associated with stilpnomelane and hematite.
Reference: Schultz, R.W. (1966) Econ. Geol. 61, 311-42.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.; Gaines et al. (1997) Dana's System of Mineralogy.
Minrecordite
Formula: CaZn(CO3)2
Description: As minute (1 µm) intergrowths in calcite occurring in close association with sphalerite in dolomitized limestone.
Reference: Kucha, H., & Wieczorek, A. (1984) Sulfide—carbonate relationships in the Navan (Tara) Zn-Pb deposit, Ireland. Mineralium Deposita, 19(3), 208-216.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Monohydrocalcite
Formula: CaCO3 · H2O
Reference: S. MORETON, P. DAVIDSON, D. I. GREEN and G. RYBACK (1999) Unusual Supergene Minerals at Muckross Mine, Killarney, Co. Kerry. Irish Journal of Earth Sciences 17:19-24
Monticellite
Formula: CaMgSiO4
Reference: S. R. Nockolds and H. G. C. Vincent (1947) On Tilleyite and Its Associated Minerals from Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 28:151-158.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s. ; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Morenosite
Formula: NiSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: King, Robert Joseph, Evans, A. M., 1964. An occurrence of morenosite in Ireland, Mineralogical Magazine, 33 (267), p. 1110-1113
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 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
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Native Amalgam'
Formula: (Ag,Hg)
Colour: Grey
Description: Rare grey metallic crystals associated with ferroan dolomite. Thin dull brassy sheets on grey baryte with tennantite in limestone (British Museum of Natural History specimens collected by A.J. Criddle & G.S. Byrne in 1974)
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 903-914.; Steed, G. M. (1983). Gortdrumite, a new sulphide mineral containing copper and mercury, from Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 47, 35-6.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British Minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, p. 169-177.
Neptunite
Formula: Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Reference: Nockolds, S. R. (1950): The occurrence of neptunite and eudialyte in quartz-bearing syenites from Barnavave, Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 29, 27-33.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Econ Geol (2005) 100:63-86
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Balassone, G., Rossi, M., Boni, M., Stanley, G., and McDermott, P. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 33, 168-186.
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s. ; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Orthoserpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Otavite
Formula: CdCO3
Habit: Skeletal crystals
Colour: White
Fluorescence: Pink
Description: Microscopic white otavite crystals are found on smithsonite containing high amounts of cadmium.
Reference: Dr. David Green
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Max, M.D., Treloar, P.J., Winchester, J.A. and Oppenheim, M.J. (1983) Cr Mica from the Precambrian Erris Complex, NW Mayo, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 47, n° 344, pp. 359-364.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Pararammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Econ Geol (2005) 100:63-86
Parasymplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: S. MORETON, P. DAVIDSON, D. I. GREEN and G. RYBACK (1999) Unusual Supergene Minerals at Muckross Mine, Killarney, Co. Kerry. Irish Journal of Earth Sciences 17:19-24
Parnauite
Formula: Cu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Locality: Tynagh Mine, Killimor, Co. Galway, Ireland - erroneously reported
Description: Ryback et al. (1988): "Pearceite has not been recorded from the British Isles."
Reference: Schultz, R.W. (1966) Econ. Geol. 61, 1443-1459.; Schultz, R.W. (1968) Unpub. Ph.D. thesis, University of Dublin.; de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Nockolds, S. R. (1950): The occurrence of neptunite and eudialyte in quartz-bearing syenites from Barnavave, Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 29, 27-33.
Pharmacolite
Formula: Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Stephen Moreton collection
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: S. Moreton collection
Phaunouxite
Formula: Ca3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: S. MORETON, P. DAVIDSON, D. I. GREEN and G. RYBACK (1999) Unusual Supergene Minerals at Muckross Mine, Killarney, Co. Kerry. Irish Journal of Earth Sciences 17:19-24
'Phengite'
Formula: KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Reference: Max, M.D., Treloar, P.J., Winchester, J.A. and Oppenheim, M.J. (1983) Cr Mica from the Precambrian Erris Complex, NW Mayo, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 47, n° 344, pp. 359-364.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: S. R. Nockolds and H. G. C. Vincent (1947) On Tilleyite and Its Associated Minerals from Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 28:151-158.
Phosgenite
Formula: Pb2CO3Cl2
Phosphosiderite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Steiger, R. and von Knorring, O. (1974) J. Earth Sci. (Leeds) 8, 433-443.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Planerite
Formula: Al6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
Reference: Moreton, S. & Green, D.I. (2005) J. Russ. Soc., 8(2), p.78-80.
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Description: Electron microprobe analysis of a grain of alluvial platinum from auriferous sand, Croghan Kinshela Mtn., Co. Wicklow, showed 10.86% Ir.
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871) Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 627-634.; Doughty, P.S., Clark, A.M. and Jones, G. C. (1982) Irish Naturalists J. 20, 490-491.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Schultz, R.W. (1966) Econ. Geol. 61, 1443-59.; Schultz, R.W. (1968) Unpub. Ph.D. thesis, University of Dublin.; de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: S. MORETON, P. DAVIDSON, D. I. GREEN and G. RYBACK (1999) Unusual Supergene Minerals at Muckross Mine, Killarney, Co. Kerry. Irish Journal of Earth Sciences 17:19-24
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Johnston, R. W. (1949). Clinozoisite from Camaderry Mountain, Co. Wicklow. Mineralog. Mag, 28, 505-515.
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
'Psilomelane'
Reference: F. Rutley: "Elements of Mineralogy", 12th Ed. (1900)
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 77 localities in this region.
'Pyrobitumen'
Reference: Barry Flannery (Personal Observation 25-7-10)
'Pyrochlore'
Reference: Luecke, W. (1981) Lithium pegmatites in the Leinster granite (southeast Ireland). Chemical Geology, 34, 195-233.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 122 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Cotterite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Cork University Museum
Quartz var: Ferruginous Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: www.curriehj.freeserve.co.uk/republic.htm
Quartz var: Milky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Prase
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 627-634
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: specimen in R.W. Barstow collection
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rauenthalite
Formula: Ca3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Reference: S. MORETON, P. DAVIDSON, D. I. GREEN and G. RYBACK (1999) Unusual Supergene Minerals at Muckross Mine, Killarney, Co. Kerry. Irish Journal of Earth Sciences 17:19-24
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s. ; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Redgillite
Formula: Cu6(SO4)(OH)10 · H2O
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: XRD & electron probe analysis by Drs Green & Tindle.
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: No reference listed
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Rustumite
Formula: Ca10(Si2O7)2(SiO4)(OH)2Cl2
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Sauconite
Formula: Na0.3Zn3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Balassone, G., Rossi, M., Boni, M., Stanley, G., and McDermott, P. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 33, 168-186.
Scawtite
Formula: Ca7(Si3O9)2CO3 · 2H2O
Reference: Bull. Soc. Franç. Minéralo. Cristallo. , 1974, 97, p. 506.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: S. Moreton, unpublished observation.
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Seligmannite
Formula: PbCuAsS3
Reference: Econ Geol (2005) 100:63-86
Semseyite
Formula: Pb9Sb8S21
Reference: No reference listed
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: S. Moreton, unpublished observation.
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Sideronatrite
Formula: Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Reference: Moreton et al. (1995) Irish J. Earth Sciences, 14, 1-5..
Siegenite
Formula: CoNi2S4
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Silver var: Kongsbergite
Formula: (Ag,Hg)
Reference: Steed, G.M. "The geology and genesis of the Gortdrum Cu-Ag-Hg orebody. In Andrew, C.J., Crowe, R.W.A., Finlay, S., Pennell, W.M. and Pyne, J.F. (1986) "Geology and Genesis of Mineral Deposits in Ireland". Irish Association for Economic Geology. p. 481-499.
Silver var: Küstelite
Formula: Ag
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 540-626
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Smithite
Formula: AgAsS2
Description: Fine-grained intergrowths with proustite, gersdorffite, and arsenian miargyrite, from a silver-rich pod cutting massive pyrite in the B zone at Silvermines, Co. Tipperary; optical and XRD identification.
Reference: Gasparrini, C. (1978) unpubl. report, Minmet Scientific, Toronto, Canada; Taylor, S. and Andrew, C.J. (1979) Trans. Inst. Mining Metall., sect. B, 88, 125.; Economic Geology (1984) 79, 529-548.; Andrew, C.J. (1987) pers. comm.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.;
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Smolyaninovite
Formula: Co3Fe3+2(AsO4)4 · 11H2O
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 67 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Mercurian Sphalerite
Formula: (Zn,Hg)S
Description: A vein of massive cadmian cinnabar (ca. 1.5% Cd), with inclusions of cadmian metacinnabarite (11.1% Cd) and mercurian sphalerite (12.9% Hg), occurred in the topmost part of the ore deposit.
Reference: Steed, G.M. in Andrew, C.J., Crowe, R.W.A., Finlay, S., Pennell, W.M. and Pyne, J.F., eds. (1986) Geology and genesis of mineral deposits in Ireland, Irish Association for Economic Geology, Dublin Conference, 1984, pp. 481-499.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Sphalerite var: Schalenblende
Reference: Paul De Bondt collection
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Spinel var: Pleonaste
Formula: (Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Reference: S. R. Nockolds and H. G. C. Vincent (1947) On Tilleyite and Its Associated Minerals from Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 28:151-158.
Spionkopite
Formula: Cu39S28
Reference: Ixer, R.A. 2004. Catalogue of Petrographic Descriptions for Rock and Ore Samples, Ross Island Mine. In: O'Brien, W. ed. Ross Island - Mining, Metal and Society in Early Ireland. Bronze Age Studies 6, Department of Archaeology, National University of Ireland, Galway, 768pp.
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Spurrite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Reference: Moreton, S. & Green, D.I. (2006) J. Russ. Soc., 9, p.90-2.
Stilpnomelane
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Description: Associated with minnesotaite and hematite.
Reference: Schultz, R.W. (1966) Econ. Geol. 61, 311-42.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.;
Strashimirite
Formula: Cu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Struvite
Formula: (NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
Description: Fragmented crystals (6-20 mm), amber yellow to smoky brown, translucent to opaque, mostly tabular, from a soil horizon dated pre-1060 AD in an archaeological excavation in High Street, Dublin (1967-72).
Also from an excavation in Fishamble Street, Dublin (1978-81), associated with a layer of mussels dated ca. 980 AD.
Reference: Farley, E. and Doff, D. Unpublished data on NMI specimens.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Susannite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.; Rubin, A.E. (1994) Metallic copper in ordinary chondrites. Meteoritics 29 (1): 93-98. (Jan 1994).
Tantalite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Ta2O6
Description: Irregular to platy crystals, dark-red, brown, or black, as an accessory mineral in lithium pegmatites associated with the Leinster Granite at Stranakelly, near Shillelagh, Co. Wicklow; no compositional data given.
Reference: Steiger, R. and von Knorring, O. (1974) J. Earth Sci. (Leeds) 8, 433-43.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Tennantite var: Mercurian Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Hg,Zn,Fe)2]As4S13
Description: A major ore mineral at this locality. Hg up to nearly 12% at the top of the deposit, decreasing to <1% with depth.
Reference: Steed, G. M. (1983) Gortdrumite, a new sulphide mineral containing copper and mercury, from Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 47, 35-6.; Steed, G.M. "The geology and genesis of the Gortdrum Cu-Ag-Hg orebody. In Andrew, C.J., Crowe, R.W.A., Finlay, S., Pennell, W.M. and Pyne, J.F. (1986) "Geology and Genesis of Mineral Deposits in Ireland". Irish Association for Economic Geology. p. 481-499.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: Balassone, G., Rossi, M., Boni, M., Stanley, G., and McDermott, P. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 33, 168-186.
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Tetrataenite
Formula: FeNi
Reference: Rubin, A.E. (1994) Metallic copper in ordinary chondrites. Meteoritics 29 (1): 93-98. (Jan 1994).
Theisite
Formula: Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.
Tilleyite
Formula: Ca5(Si2O7)(CO3)2
Reference: S. R. Nockolds and H. G. C. Vincent (1947) On Tilleyite and Its Associated Minerals from Carlingford, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine 28:151-158.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 627-634
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Coornwall
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Turquoise
Formula: Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Tyrolite
Formula: Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Ullmannite
Formula: NiSbS
Variscite ?
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Reference: Lemon, G. G. (1966): Serpentinites in the North-East Ox Mountains, Eire. Geological Magazine 103, 124-137.
Vesuvianite
Formula: (Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Wad'
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s.
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Willemite ?
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Reference: Balassone, G., Rossi, M., Boni, M., Stanley, G., and McDermott, P. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 33, 168-186.
Wittichenite
Formula: Cu3BiS3
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 627-634
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Wroewolfeite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: de Haller, series of article in Bull. Soc. Genevoise de Minéralogie in the 1980s. ; Morrissey, C. J. (1970) The Mineralogy, Structure and Origin of the Lead-zinc-copper Residual Orebody at Tynagh, County Gamay, Ireland (Doctoral dissertation, Imperial College of Science and Technology London).
Xanthoconite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Description: Abundant fine intergrowths with proustite, baryte and galena, from a silver-rich pod cutting massive pyrite. Optical and XRD identification.
Reference: Gasparrini, C. (1978) Unpubl. report, Minmet Scientific, Toronto, Canada; Taylor, S. and Andrew, C.J. (1979) Trans. Inst. Mining Metall., sect. B, 88, 125; Economic Geology (1984) 79, pp. 529-548.; Andrew, C.J. (1987) pers. comm.; Ryback, G. Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Xonotlite
Formula: Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Reference: Bull. Soc. Franç. Minéralo. Cristallo. , 1974, 97, p. 506.
Yarrowite
Formula: Cu9S8
Reference: Ixer, R.A. 2004. Catalogue of Petrographic Descriptions for Rock and Ore Samples, Ross Island Mine. In: O'Brien, W. ed. Ross Island - Mining, Metal and Society in Early Ireland. Bronze Age Studies 6, Department of Archaeology, National University of Ireland, Galway, 768pp.
Zálesíite
Formula: CaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Moreton, S. & Green, D.I. (2006) UK Journal of Mines & Minerals, No. 27, p41-4.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: O'Reilly, C., Gallagher, V., and Feely, M. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 569-580.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Antimony1.CA.05Sb
Arsenic1.CA.05As
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)
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Silver1.AA.05Ag
var: Kongsbergite1.AA.05(Ag,Hg)
var: Küstelite1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Tetrataenite1.AE.10FeNi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Alloclasite2.EB.10bCo1-xFexAsS
Argentotennantite2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Argyrodite2.BA.70Ag8GeS6
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Breithauptite2.CC.05NiSb
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Cosalite ?2.JB.10Pb2Bi2S5
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Cylindrite2.HF.25aPb3Sn4FeSb2S14
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Djurleite2.BA.05Cu31S16
Dufrénoysite2.HC.05dPb2As2S5
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Famatinite2.KA.10Cu3SbS4
Franckeite2.HF.25bFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
Freibergite2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Argentiferous Galena2.CD.10PbS
Geocronite2.JB.30aPb14(Sb,As)6S23
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Gortdrumite (TL)2.BD.10Cu24Fe2Hg9S23
Gratonite2.JB.55Pb9As4S15
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Gudmundite2.EB.20FeSbS
Hawleyite2.CB.05aCdS
Jalpaite2.BA.45Ag3CuS2
Jordanite2.JB.30aPb14(As,Sb)6S23
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Matildite ?2.JA.20AgBiS2
Meneghinite2.HB.05bPb13CuSb7S24
Metacinnabar2.CB.05aHgS
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Orpiment2.FA.30As2S3
Pararammelsbergite2.EB.10eNiAs2
Pearceite ?2.GB.15[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Seligmannite2.GA.50PbCuAsS3
Semseyite2.HC.10dPb9Sb8S21
Siegenite2.DA.05CoNi2S4
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Smithite2.GC.30AgAsS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Mercurian Sphalerite2.CB.05a(Zn,Hg)S
var: Schalenblende2.CB.05aZnS
Spionkopite2.CA.05cCu39S28
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
var: Mercurian Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Hg,Zn,Fe)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Ullmannite2.EB.25NiSbS
Wittichenite2.GA.20Cu3BiS3
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Xanthoconite2.GA.10Ag3AsS3
Yarrowite2.CA.05dCu9S8
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Botallackite3.DA.10bCu2(OH)3Cl
Clinoatacamite3.DA.10bCu2(OH)3Cl
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
Asbolane4.FL.30(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
'Bindheimite'4.DH.20Pb2Sb2O6O
Brannerite4.DH.05UTi2O6
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
var: Wood Tin4.DB.05SnO2
Chalcomenite4.JH.05CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Coronadite4.DK.05aPb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Sapphire4.CB.05Al2O3
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
var: Tile ore4.AA.10Cu2O
Delafossite4.AB.15CuFeO2
Eskolaite4.CB.05Cr2O3
Franklinite4.BB.05Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Crucilite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
Hollandite4.DK.05aBa(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
'Hydrohetaerolite'4.BB.10ZnMn2O4 · H2O
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
'Microlite Group'4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Cotterite4.DA.05SiO2
var: Ferruginous Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Milky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Prase4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
var: Pleonaste4.BB.05(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Tantalite-(Mn)4.DB.35Mn2+Ta2O6
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
var: Ferroan Dolomite5.AB.10Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
Dundasite5.DB.10PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Leadhillite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Minrecordite5.AB.10CaZn(CO3)2
Monohydrocalcite5.CB.20CaCO3 · H2O
Otavite5.AB.05CdCO3
Phosgenite5.BE.20Pb2CO3Cl2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Susannite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Boyleite7.CB.15(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Caledonite7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Devilline7.DD.30CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Felsőbányaite7.DD.05Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Ferrimolybdite7.GB.30Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hydroniumjarosite7.BC.10(H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Metasideronatrite7.DF.20Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
Morenosite7.CB.40NiSO4 · 7H2O
Orthoserpierite7.DD.30Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Posnjakite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Redgillite7.DD.70Cu6(SO4)(OH)10 · H2O
Rozenite7.CB.15FeSO4 · 4H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Serpierite7.DD.30Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Sideronatrite7.DF.20Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Wroewolfeite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Annabergite8.CE.40Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Bayldonite8.BH.45PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Beraunite8.DC.27Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Brushite8.CJ.50Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Cacoxenite8.DC.40Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Chalcophyllite8.DF.30Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Clinoclase8.BE.20Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
'Clinotyrolite'8.DM.10Ca2Cu9(AsO4,SO4)4(OH,O)10 · 10H2O
Conichalcite8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Corkite (TL)8.BL.05PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Cornwallite8.BD.05Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Hedyphane8.BN.05Ca2Pb3(AsO4)3Cl
Hidalgoite8.BL.05PbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Koninckite8.CE.55Fe3+PO4 · 3H2O
Köttigite8.CE.40Zn3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Lavendulan8.DG.05NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Lazulite8.BB.40MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Liroconite ?8.DF.20Cu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
Lithiophilite8.AB.10LiMn2+PO4
Merrillite8.AC.45Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Olivenite8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Parasymplesite8.CE.40Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Parnauite8.DF.35Cu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
Pharmacolite8.CJ.50Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Phaunouxite8.CJ.40Ca3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
Phosphosiderite8.CD.05FePO4 · 2H2O
Planerite8.DD.15Al6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Rauenthalite8.CJ.40Ca3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Smolyaninovite8.CH.55Co3Fe3+2(AsO4)4 · 11H2O
Strashimirite8.DC.12Cu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
Struvite8.CH.40(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
Theisite8.BE.75Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Turquoise8.DD.15Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Tyrolite8.DM.10Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Variscite ?8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Zálesíite8.DL.15CaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Aegirine-augite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Afwillite9.AG.75Ca3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Allanite-(Ce)9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Amesite9.ED.15Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
var: Chiastolite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
var: Ferroaugite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
var: Titanian Augite9.DA.15(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
Axinite-(Mn)9.BD.20Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Braunite9.AG.05Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Brewsterite-Ba9.GE.20(Ba,Sr)[Al2Si6O16] · 5H2O
Chabazite-Ca9.GD.10(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Pennine9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinozoisite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Cuspidine9.BE.17Ca4(Si2O7)(F,OH)2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Eudialyte9.CO.10Na15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Foitite9.CK.05(□,Na)(Fe2+2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3OH
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Heulandite-Ca9.GE.05(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Killalaite (TL)9.BE.85Ca6.4(H0.6Si2O7)2(OH)2
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Hyalophane9.FA.30(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Minnesotaite9.EC.05Fe2+3Si4O10(OH)2
Monticellite9.AC.10CaMgSiO4
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Fuchsite9.EC.15K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Neptunite9.EH.05Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Paragonite9.EC.15NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Rustumite9.BG.30Ca10(Si2O7)2(SiO4)(OH)2Cl2
Sauconite9.EC.45Na0.3Zn3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Scawtite9.CK.15Ca7(Si3O9)2CO3 · 2H2O
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Spurrite9.AH.15Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Stilbite-Ca9.GE.10NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Stilpnomelane9.EG.40(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Tilleyite9.BE.82Ca5(Si2O7)(CO3)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Vesuvianite9.BG.35(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Willemite ?9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Xonotlite9.DG.35Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Andrewsite'-
'Apatite'-
'var: Collophane'-
'Biotite'-
'var: Chromian Biotite'-
'Bitumen'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Guitermanite'-Pb10As6S19 (?)
'Hornblende'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'Högbomite'-(Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Leucoxene-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Manganomelane'-
'Mariposite'-K(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
'Melilite Group'-Ca2M(XSiO7)
'Melnikovite'-
'Meteoritic Iron'-
'Mica Group'-
'Native Amalgam'-(Ag,Hg)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Phengite'-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
'Psilomelane'-
'Pyrobitumen'-
'Pyrochlore'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wad'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

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
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Tetrataenite1.1.11.3FeNi
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Semi-metals and non-metals
Antimony1.3.1.2Sb
Arsenic1.3.1.1As
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Djurleite2.4.7.2Cu31S16
Jalpaite2.4.4.1Ag3CuS2
Spionkopite2.4.7.7Cu39S28
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Argyrodite2.5.6.1Ag8GeS6
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Yarrowite2.7.3.1Cu9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Breithauptite2.8.11.2NiSb
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Hawleyite2.8.2.6CdS
Metacinnabar2.8.2.3HgS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Siegenite2.10.1.6CoNi2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Orpiment2.11.1.1As2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Alloclasite2.12.6.2Co1-xFexAsS
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Gudmundite2.12.4.2FeSbS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pararammelsbergite2.12.5.1NiAs2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Ullmannite2.12.3.3NiSbS
Miscellaneous
Gortdrumite (TL)2.16.14.1Cu24Fe2Hg9S23
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Cylindrite3.1.4.1Pb3Sn4FeSb2S14
Franckeite3.1.4.2Fe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
Pearceite ?3.1.8.1[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Famatinite3.2.2.2Cu3SbS4
3 <ø < 4
Argentotennantite3.3.6.7Ag6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Freibergite3.3.6.3Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Geocronite3.3.1.2Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Gratonite3.3.2.1Pb9As4S15
Jordanite3.3.1.1Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Meneghinite3.3.5.1Pb13CuSb7S24
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Seligmannite3.4.3.1PbCuAsS3
Wittichenite3.4.8.1Cu3BiS3
Xanthoconite3.4.2.1Ag3AsS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
Cosalite ?3.5.9.1Pb2Bi2S5
Dufrénoysite3.5.9.3Pb2As2S5
2 < ø < 2.49
Semseyite3.6.20.4Pb9Sb8S21
ø = 2
Matildite ?3.7.1.1AgBiS2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Smithite3.7.3.1AgAsS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Eskolaite4.3.1.3Cr2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Miscellaneous
Asbolane6.4.9.1(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
ABX2
Delafossite7.1.1.1CuFeO2
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Franklinite7.2.2.4Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
'Hydrohetaerolite'7.2.7.3ZnMn2O4 · H2O
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
(AB)2X3
Braunite7.5.1.3Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
AB8X16
Coronadite7.9.1.4Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Hollandite7.9.1.1Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Romanèchite7.9.2.1(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Miscellaneous
'Högbomite'7.11.7.3(Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Microlite Group'8.2.2.1A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
AB2O6
Brannerite8.3.4.1UTi2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)8.3.2.3Mn2+Ta2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Botallackite10.1.3.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Otavite14.1.1.7CdCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Minrecordite14.2.1.4CaZn(CO3)2
Group 15 - HYDRATED NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)·xH2O
Monohydrocalcite15.1.3.1CaCO3 · H2O
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Phosgenite16a.3.4.1Pb2CO3Cl2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Dundasite16b.2.1.1PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Leadhillite17.1.2.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Susannite17.1.3.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Boyleite29.6.6.5(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Morenosite29.6.11.3NiSO4 · 7H2O
Rozenite29.6.6.1FeSO4 · 4H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Connellite31.1.1.1Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Felsőbányaite31.4.4.1Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Posnjakite31.4.1.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Wroewolfeite31.4.2.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Devilline31.6.1.1CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Orthoserpierite31.6.7.1Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Serpierite31.6.2.1Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Metasideronatrite31.8.4.1Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
Sideronatrite31.8.3.1Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Anhydrous Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Caledonite32.3.2.1Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
A(XO3)·xH2O
Chalcomenite34.2.2.1CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Lithiophilite38.1.1.2LiMn2+PO4
(AB)3(XO4)2
Merrillite38.3.4.4Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Brushite39.1.1.1Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Pharmacolite39.1.1.2Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB(XO4)·xH2O
Struvite40.1.1.1(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Annabergite40.3.6.4Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Köttigite40.3.6.5Zn3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Parasymplesite40.3.6.6Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Phaunouxite40.3.12.1Ca3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
Rauenthalite40.3.11.1Ca3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Koninckite40.4.2.1Fe3+PO4 · 3H2O
Phosphosiderite40.4.3.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Variscite ?40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Smolyaninovite40.5.8.1Co3Fe3+2(AsO4)4 · 11H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p > 4:1
Theisite41.1.2.1Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
(AB)3(XO4)Zq
Clinoclase41.3.1.1Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Cornwallite41.4.2.2Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Bayldonite41.5.14.1PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Conichalcite41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Adamite41.6.6.3Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Olivenite41.6.6.1Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Hedyphane41.8.2.1Ca2Pb3(AsO4)3Cl
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Lazulite41.10.1.1MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Liroconite ?42.2.1.1Cu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
'Clinotyrolite'42.4.4.1Ca2Cu9(AsO4,SO4)4(OH,O)10 · 10H2O
Tyrolite42.4.3.1Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
(AB)7(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Zálesíite42.5.1.7CaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
A2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Strashimirite42.6.5.1Cu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Lavendulan42.9.4.2NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Planerite42.9.3.6Al6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
Turquoise42.9.3.1Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Beraunite42.11.16.1Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Miscellaneous
Cacoxenite42.13.5.1Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Corkite (TL)43.4.1.2PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Hidalgoite43.4.1.3PbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Chalcophyllite43.5.14.1Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Parnauite43.5.13.1Cu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bindheimite'44.1.1.2Pb2Sb2O6O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 49 - HYDRATED MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Hydrated Normal Molybdates and Tungstates
Ferrimolybdite49.2.1.1Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Willemite ?51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Monticellite51.3.2.1CaMgSiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
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
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Afwillite52.4.7.1Ca3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
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 (CO3)
Spurrite53.1.1.1Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Axinite-(Mn)56.2.2.3Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Cuspidine56.2.4.3Ca4(Si2O7)(F,OH)2
Killalaite (TL)56.2.9.2Ca6.4(H0.6Si2O7)2(OH)2
Tilleyite56.2.9.1Ca5(Si2O7)(CO3)2
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)
Allanite-(Ce)58.2.1a.1{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clinozoisite58.2.1a.4{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Rustumite58.2.5.1Ca10(Si2O7)2(SiO4)(OH)2Cl2
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Zoisite58.2.1b.1{Ca2}{Al3}(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 Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Foitite61.3.1.1(□,Na)(Fe2+2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3OH
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 64 - CYCLOSILICATES Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups
Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups with mixed ring types
Eudialyte64.1.1.1Na15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups: 3-membered rings with other anion groups
Scawtite64.2.1.1Ca7(Si3O9)2CO3 · 2H2O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine-augite65.1.3b.2(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Amphiboles - Ca-Na subgroup
Xonotlite66.3.1.1Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Group 70 - INOSILICATES Column or Tube Structures
Column or Tube Structures with linked chains forming cages
Neptunite70.4.1.1Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Amesite71.1.2c.1Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Minnesotaite71.2.1.5Fe2+3Si4O10(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Paragonite71.2.2a.2NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(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
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sauconite71.3.1b.3Na0.3Zn3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Chamosite71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined islands
Stilpnomelane74.1.1.1(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
var: Hyalophane76.1.1.3(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Chabazite-Ca77.1.2.1(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Harmotome77.1.3.5(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Heulandite-Ca77.1.4.1(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Stilbite-Ca77.1.4.3NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Andalusite
var: Chiastolite
-Al2(SiO4)O
'Andrewsite'-
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Apatite'-
'var: Collophane'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
Augite
var: Ferroaugite
-(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
var: Titanian Augite-(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
'Biotite'-
'var: Chromian Biotite'-
'Bitumen'-
Brewsterite-Ba-(Ba,Sr)[Al2Si6O16] · 5H2O
Cassiterite
var: Wood Tin
-SnO2
'Chlorite Group'-
Clinoatacamite-Cu2(OH)3Cl
Clinochlore
var: Pennine
-Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
Corundum
var: Sapphire
-Al2O3
Cuprite
var: Tile ore
-Cu2O
Dolomite
var: Ferroan Dolomite
-Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
-PbS
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Guitermanite'-Pb10As6S19 (?)
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hematite
var: Crucilite
-Fe2O3
var: Specularite-Fe2O3
'Hornblende'-
Hydroniumjarosite-(H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Iron-Fe
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Leucoxene-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Manganomelane'-
'Mariposite'-K(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
'Melilite Group'-Ca2M(XSiO7)
'Melnikovite'-
'Meteoritic Iron'-
'Mica Group'-
Muscovite
var: Fuchsite
-K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Sericite-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Native Amalgam'-(Ag,Hg)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Phengite'-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
'Psilomelane'-
'Pyrobitumen'-
'Pyrochlore'-
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Cotterite-SiO2
var: Ferruginous Quartz-SiO2
var: Milky Quartz-SiO2
var: Prase-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2
var: Rose Quartz-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
Redgillite-Cu6(SO4)(OH)10 · H2O
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Silver
var: Kongsbergite
-(Ag,Hg)
var: Küstelite-Ag
Sphalerite
var: Mercurian Sphalerite
-(Zn,Hg)S
var: Schalenblende-ZnS
Spinel
var: Pleonaste
-(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Tennantite
var: Mercurian Tennantite
-Cu6[Cu4(Hg,Zn,Fe)2]As4S13
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wad'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H KillalaiteCa6.4(H0.6Si2O7)2(OH)2
H CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
H DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
H Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H FelsőbányaiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
H LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
H Brewsterite-Ba(Ba,Sr)[Al2Si6O16] · 5H2O
H MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
H PhaunouxiteCa3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
H PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
H PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H RauenthaliteCa3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H SmolyaninoviteCo3Fe23+(AsO4)4 · 11H2O
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H OrthoserpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
H BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
H Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H MetasideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
H SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
H ChalcomeniteCuSeO3 · 2H2O
H ClinotyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4,SO4)4(OH,O)10 · 10H2O
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H AfwilliteCa3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
H ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H BotallackiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
H AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H WroewolfeiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H SusannitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
H RedgilliteCu6(SO4)(OH)10 · H2O
H StrashimiriteCu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H ParnauiteCu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
H TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
H RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
H HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
H ScawtiteCa7(Si3O9)2CO3 · 2H2O
H CuspidineCa4(Si2O7)(F,OH)2
H XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H HydrohetaeroliteZnMn2O4 · H2O
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H RustumiteCa10(Si2O7)2(SiO4)(OH)2Cl2
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H KöttigiteZn3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H ClinoclaseCu3(AsO4)(OH)3
H CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
H ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
H Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
H Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H KoninckiteFe3+PO4 · 3H2O
H PlaneriteAl6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Boyleite(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H SauconiteNa0.3Zn3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
H Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
H MinnesotaiteFe32+Si4O10(OH)2
H Foitite(□,Na)(Fe22+Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3OH
H Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
H LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
H BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
H AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
H Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
H MaripositeK(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
H Struvite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
H ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H LiroconiteCu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
LiLithium
Li LithiophiliteLiMn2+PO4
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Li NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
BBoron
B Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
B Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B Foitite(□,Na)(Fe22+Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3OH
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
C DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
C MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C PhosgenitePb2CO3Cl2
C GraphiteC
C AragoniteCaCO3
C SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
C SusannitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C ScawtiteCa7(Si3O9)2CO3 · 2H2O
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C TilleyiteCa5(Si2O7)(CO3)2
C MinrecorditeCaZn(CO3)2
C Dolomite (var: Ferroan Dolomite)Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
C OtaviteCdCO3
NNitrogen
N Struvite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
OOxygen
O CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O KillalaiteCa6.4(H0.6Si2O7)2(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O AnglesitePbSO4
O OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
O DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O FelsőbányaiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
O CassiteriteSnO2
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O CupriteCu2O
O DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
O LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O LithiophiliteLiMn2+PO4
O Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
O Brewsterite-Ba(Ba,Sr)[Al2Si6O16] · 5H2O
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
O PhaunouxiteCa3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
O PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
O PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O RauenthaliteCa3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
O SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O SmolyaninoviteCo3Fe23+(AsO4)4 · 11H2O
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O PhosgenitePb2CO3Cl2
O Quartz (var: Cotterite)SiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
O OrthoserpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
O RutileTiO2
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O Andalusite (var: Chiastolite)Al2(SiO4)O
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
O Hematite (var: Crucilite)Fe2O3
O TenoriteCuO
O CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O MetasideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
O SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
O ChalcomeniteCuSeO3 · 2H2O
O ClinotyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4,SO4)4(OH,O)10 · 10H2O
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O AfwilliteCa3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
O SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O AnataseTiO2
O ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O BotallackiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O Quartz (var: Milky Quartz)SiO2
O MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O WroewolfeiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O SusannitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
O RedgilliteCu6(SO4)(OH)10 · H2O
O StrashimiriteCu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O ParnauiteCu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
O HedyphaneCa2Pb3(AsO4)3Cl
O TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
O HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
O HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O Quartz (var: Ferruginous Quartz)SiO2
O ScawtiteCa7(Si3O9)2CO3 · 2H2O
O CuspidineCa4(Si2O7)(F,OH)2
O XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O HydrohetaeroliteZnMn2O4 · H2O
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O RustumiteCa10(Si2O7)2(SiO4)(OH)2Cl2
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O KöttigiteZn3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O ClinoclaseCu3(AsO4)(OH)3
O CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
O ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
O Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
O Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O KoninckiteFe3+PO4 · 3H2O
O PlaneriteAl6(PO4)2(HPO4)2(OH)8 · 4 H2O
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O Boyleite(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O SauconiteNa0.3Zn3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
O BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
O CelestineSrSO4
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
O EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O EskolaiteCr2O3
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O DelafossiteCuFeO2
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O FrankliniteZn2+Fe23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
O MinnesotaiteFe32+Si4O10(OH)2
O Foitite(□,Na)(Fe22+Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3OH
O Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O Quartz (var: Prase)SiO2
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Cassiterite (var: Wood Tin)SnO2
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
O Högbomite(Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
O CorundumAl2O3
O TilleyiteCa5(Si2O7)(CO3)2
O Melilite GroupCa2M(XSiO7)
O MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O Augite (var: Titanian Augite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O MinrecorditeCaZn(CO3)2
O PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
O MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
O LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
O BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
O AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
O BranneriteUTi2O6
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6
O Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
O MaripositeK(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Struvite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
O Cuprite (var: Tile ore)Cu2O
O Dolomite (var: Ferroan Dolomite)Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
O OtaviteCdCO3
O ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
O LiroconiteCu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
FFluorine
F WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
F Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
F FluoriteCaF2