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Primorsky Krai, Russiai
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Primorsky KraiKrai
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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Vladivostok587,022 (2010)
Ussuriysk157,068 (2016)
Nakhodka146,920 (2016)
Artëm102,300 (2018)
Arsen’yev58,700 (2016)
Spassk-Dal’niy45,265 (2012)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Primorye; Primorskiy Kray
Other Languages:
French:
Kraï du Primorié, Russie
German:
Region Primorje, Russland
Italian:
Territorio del Litorale, Russia
Russian:
Приморский край, Россия
Simplified Chinese:
滨海边疆区, 俄罗斯
Spanish:
Krai de Primorie, Rusia
Achinese:
Krai Primorsky, Rusia
Afrikaans:
Primorski-krai, Rusland
Arabic:
بريمورسكي كراي, روسيا
Armenian:
Պրիմորիեի երկրամաս, Ռուսաստան
Azeri:
Primorsk diyarı, Rusiya
Bashkir:
Приморье крайы, Рәсәй Федерацияһы
Basque:
Primorski kraia, Errusia
Belarusian:
Прыморскі край, Расія
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Прыморскі край, Расея
Bosnian:
Primorski kraj, Rusija
Bulgarian:
Приморски край, Русия
Catalan:
Territori de Primórie, Rússia
Cebuano:
Primorskiy Kray, Rusya
Chechen:
Приморьен мохк, Росси
Chuvash:
Тинĕсçум Ен, Раççей Патшалăхĕ
Croatian:
Primorski kraj, Rusija
Czech:
Přímořský kraj, Rusko
Danish:
Primorskij kraj, Rusland
Dutch:
Kraj Primorski, Rusland
Erzya:
Иневедьвакссонь край, Россия Мастор
Esperanto:
Ĉemara regiono, Rusio
Estonian:
Primorje krai, Venemaa
Farsi/Persian:
سرزمین پریمورسکی, روسیه
Finnish:
Primorjen aluepiiri, Venäjä
Georgian:
პრიმორიეს მხარე, რუსეთი
Greek:
Κράι Πριμόρσκι, Ρωσία
Hebrew:
פרימוריה, רוסיה
Hindi:
प्रिमोर्स्की क्राय, रूस
Hungarian:
Tengermelléki határterület, Oroszország
Indonesian:
Krai Primorsky, Rusia
Irish Gaelic:
Críoch Phrimorsky, An Rúis
Japanese:
沿海地方, ロシア
Kalmyk:
Теңгс Өөрин зах улс, Орсин Ниицән
Komi:
Саридздор край, Рочму
Komi-Permyak:
Саридздын ладор, Рочму
Korean:
프리모르스키 지방, 러시아
Kyrgyz:
Приморье крайы, Орусия
Latvian:
Piejūras novads, Krievija
Lithuanian:
Primorės kraštas, Rusija
Macedonian:
Приморски крај, Русија
Malay:
Jajahan Primorsky, Rusia
Marathi:
प्रिमोर्स्की क्राय, रशिया
Meadow Mari:
Теҥызсер мланде, Россий
Mingrelian:
პრიმორიეშ აკანი, რუსეთი
Norwegian:
Primorskij kraj, Russland
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Primorskij kraj, Russland
Ossetian:
Денджызгæрон край, Уæрæсе
Polish:
Kraj Nadmorski, Rosja
Portuguese:
Krai do Litoral, Rússia
Romanian:
Ținutul Primorie, Rusia
Scots:
Primorsky Krai, Roushie
Serbian:
Приморска Покрајина, Русија
Serbo-Croatian:
Primorski kraj, Rusija
Slovak:
Prímorský kraj, Rusko
South Azerbaijani:
پریمورسکی دیاری, روسیه
Swahili:
Primorskiy Krai, Urusi
Swedish:
Primorje kraj, Ryssland
Tagalog:
Primorsky Krai, Rusya
Tamil:
பிறிமோர்சுக்கி நிலப்பரப்பு, உருசியா
Tatar:
Диңгез буе крае, Русия
Thai:
ดินแดนปรีมอร์สกี, ประเทศรัสเซีย
Traditional Chinese:
濱海邊疆區, 俄羅斯
Turkish:
Primorskiy Krayı, Rusya
Udmurt:
Приморской шаер, Россия
Ukrainian:
Приморський край, Росія
Upper Sorbian:
Region Primorje, Ruska
Urdu:
پریمورسکی کرائی, روس
Uzbek (Latin Script):
Primorsk oʻlkasi, Rossiya
Veps:
Merenrandaline rand, Venäma
Vietnamese:
Primorsky (vùng), Nga
Waray:
Primorsky Krai, Rusya
Welsh:
Crai Primorsky, Rwsia
Western Punjabi:
پریمورسکی, روس
Wu Chinese:
临海边境区, 俄罗斯
Yakut:
Приморье кыраайа, Арассыыйа


Informally known as Primorye. Loosely translated into English as 'Maritime Territory'.

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308 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Adamite var: Cuprian Adamite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Akhtenskite
Formula: ε-Mn4+O2
Reference: J. W. Anthony et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. III (1997)
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Habit: massive
Colour: black
Fluorescence: none
Description: Found in a tunnel connecting the Nikolaevskiy and Verchniy mines
Reference: Mineralogical Record vol 32, pp10-30 (2001)
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Gvozdev, V. I. (2001) The Arminsky Ore District. pp87-97 in Khanchuk, A.I., Gonevchuk, G.A. & Seltmann, R. (Eds) Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East): Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margins. IAGOD Guidebook series 11, Dalnauka Publishing House, Vladivostok 2004, 176 p
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Allargentum
Formula: (Ag1-xSbx)
'α-Brass'
Formula: Cu3Zn
Reference: V.V. Seredin data
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Aluminium
Formula: Al
Amblygonite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)F
Reference: Victor I. Stepanov data
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
'Andorite'
Formula: AgPbSb3S6
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Gvozdev, V. I. (2001) The Arminsky Ore District. pp87-97 in Khanchuk, A.I., Gonevchuk, G.A. & Seltmann, R. (Eds) Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East): Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margins. IAGOD Guidebook series 11, Dalnauka Publishing House, Vladivostok 2004, 176 p
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Gvozdev, V. I. (2001) The Arminsky Ore District. pp87-97 in Khanchuk, A.I., Gonevchuk, G.A. & Seltmann, R. (Eds) Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East): Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margins. IAGOD Guidebook series 11, Dalnauka Publishing House, Vladivostok 2004, 176 p
Antimony
Formula: Sb
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Apophyllite'
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Argentojarosite
Formula: AgFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Vasilenko, G.P. (2001) The Dalnegorsk Ore District. pp98-124 in Khanchuk, A.I., Gonevchuk, G.A. & Seltmann, R. (Eds) Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East): Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margins. IAGOD Guidebook series 11, Dalnauka Publishing House, Vladivostok 2004, 176 p
Arsenic
Formula: As
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov photo
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 41 localities in this region.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Grebennikov, A. V. (2011). Silica-metal spherules in ignimbrites of southern Primorye, Russia. Journal of Earth Science, 22(1), 20-31.
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Aurostibite
Formula: AuSb2
Reference: American Mineralogist, Vol. 64, 1979, pp. 432-435
Axinite-(Fe)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
'Axinite Group'
Axinite-(Mn)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Benjaminite
Formula: Ag3Bi7S12
Reference: http://www.fegi.ru/FEGI/museum/polisk_e.htm
Berryite
Formula: Cu3Ag2Pb3Bi7S16
Reference: Gvozdev, V. I., Fedoseev, D. G., Gurikov, A. V., Sadkin, S. I., Semenyak, B. I., & Ratkin, V. V. (2014). Mineralogy of accompanying elements in the ores of the Kordonnoe skarn scheelite-sulfide deposit in Primorsky Krai. Russian Journal of Pacific Geology, 8(3), 200-212.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Reference: Alekseev, V. I., & Marin, Y. B. (2015). Composition and evolution of accessory mineralization of Li–F granites in the Far East as indicators of their ore potential. Geology of Ore Deposits, 57(8), 635-644.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Brezinaite
Formula: Cr3S4
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Burtite
Formula: Ca[Sn(OH)6]
Reference: N.V., Gorelikova analytical data
Bustamite
Formula: CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Reference: American Mineralogist, Vol. 64, 1979, pp. 432-435
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Calomel
Formula: (Hg2)2+Cl2
Reference: Seredin, V., Dobrovol'skaya, M.G., Mokhov, A.; Seredin, V., Dobrovol'skaya, M.G., Mokhov, A.V., (2007): Unique polycomponent mineralization in breccia bodies at the Pavlovsk brown coal deposit. Doklady Earth Sciences: 412(1): 113-116
Canfieldite
Formula: Ag8SnS6
Cannizzarite
Formula: Pb48Bi56S132
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Carlsbergite
Formula: CrN
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data; H. J. Axon, J. Kinder, C. W. Haworth and J. W. Horsfield (1981) Carlsbergite, CrN, in Troilite, FeS, of the Sikhote Alin Meteoritic Iron. Mineralogical Magazine 44:107-109.
Carrollite
Formula: Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 38 localities in this region.
Cassiterite var: Wood Tin
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Gorelikova N.V. e.a. (2008)
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Reference: V.V. Seredin data
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcophanite
Formula: (Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 43 localities in this region.
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Gorelikova N.V. e.a. (2008)
Cherepanovite
Formula: RhAs
Reference: Shcheka G.G., Vrzhosek A.A., Lehmann B., Tolstykh N.D. (2004) Associations of platinum-group minerals from the Zolotaya gold placiers, Primorye, Russian Far East, - Canadian Mineralogist, v.42, pp. 583-599.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Habit: massive
Colour: dark green
Description: Serpentine is reported from a tunnel connecting the Nikolaevskiy and the Verchniy Mines.
Reference: Min Rec vol 32, pp 7-30 (2001)
Chukhrovite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Ca3(Ce,Y)(AlF6)2(SO4)F · 10H2O
Type Locality:
Description: Ce predominates over Y in the mineral only in mass%. The mineral in fact is cerian chukhrovite-(Y).
Reference: ZVMO (1973) 102/2, 200-202; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Chukhrovite-(Y)
Formula: Ca3(Y,Ce)(AlF6)2(SO4)F · 10H2O
Description: Originally reported as chukhrovite-(Ce). However, Ce predominates over Y in the mineral only in mass%. The mineral in fact is cerian chukhrovite-(Y).
Reference: ZVMO (1973) 102/2, 200-202
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinochlore var: Pennine
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Rogulina, L.I., and Sveshnikova, O.L. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(1), 60-74.
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Gvozdev, V. I., Fedoseev, D. G., Gurikov, A. V., Sadkin, S. I., Semenyak, B. I., & Ratkin, V. V. (2014). Mineralogy of accompanying elements in the ores of the Kordonnoe skarn scheelite-sulfide deposit in Primorsky Krai. Russian Journal of Pacific Geology, 8(3), 200-212.
Cohenite
Formula: Fe3C
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Cooperite
Formula: PtS
Copper
Formula: Cu
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Vysotskiy, S. V., Galkin, N. G., Barkar, A. V., Chusovitin, E. A., & Karabtsov, A. A. (2010). Hydrothermal precious opals of the Raduzhnoe deposit, north Primorye: The nature of the opalescence. Russian Journal of Pacific Geology, 4(4), 347-354.
Cryolite ?
Formula: Na2NaAlF6
Reference: Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980.
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Cuprorhodsite
Formula: (Cu1+0.5Fe3+0.5)Rh3+2S4
Reference: Shcheka G.G., Vrzhosek A.A., Lehmann B., Tolstykh N.D. (2004) Associations of platinum-group minerals from the Zolotaya gold placiers, Primorye, Russian Far East, - Canadian Mineralogist, v.42, pp. 583-599.
Dalnegorskite (TL)
Formula: Ca5Mn(Si3O9)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Shchipalkina, N.V., Pekov, I.V., Ksenofontov, D.A., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I. and Koshlyakova, N.N. (2018) Dalnegorskite, IMA 2018-007. CNMNC Newsletter No 43, June 2018, page 782; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 779-785.
Danburite
Formula: CaB2Si2O8
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Daubréelite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2S4
'Delessite'
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Fe,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Reference: Soloviev, S. G., & Krivoshchekov, N. N. (2011). Vostok-2 gold-base-metal-tungsten skarn deposit, Central Sikhote-Alin, Russia. Geology of Ore Deposits, 53(6), 478-500.
Diamond
Formula: C
Reference: Seliverstov V.A., Gorshkov A.I., Shcheka S.A., Sivtsov A.V. (1996) Diamonds and carbonadoof Primorskii Krai: mineralogy, crystal; chemistry and genesis, - Geologiya Rudnyh Mestorozhdenii, v.38, №6, p.485-499 (in Russian).
Diamond var: Carbonado
Formula: C
Reference: Seliverstov V.A., Gorshkov A.I., Shcheka S.A., Sivtsov A.V. (1996) Diamonds and carbonadoof Primorskii Krai: mineralogy, crystal; chemistry and genesis, - Geologiya Rudnyh Mestorozhdenii, v.38, №6, p.485-499 (in Russian).
Diaphorite
Formula: Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Description: probably pocket clay.
Reference: Min Rec vol 32, pp 7-30 (2001)
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
'Diopside-Johannsenite Series'
Reference: American Mineralogist, Vol. 64, 1979, pp. 432-435
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Domeykite
Formula: Cu3As
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Dussertite
Formula: BaFe3+3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: [MinRec 32:8]
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Reference: American Mineralogist, Vol. 64, 1979, pp. 432-435
Dzhalindite
Formula: In(OH)3
Reference: Gorelikova N.V. e.a. (2008)
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
'Electrum var: Argentocuproaurite'
Formula: (Au,Ag,Cu,Pd,Rh)
Reference: V.V. Seredin data
Eosphorite
Formula: Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Gonevchuk, V. G., Korostelev, P. G., & Semenyak, B. I. (2005). Genesis of the Tigrinoe tin deposit (Russia). Geology Of Ore Deposits C/C Of Geologiia Rudnykh Mestorozhdenii, 47(3), 223.
Ephesite
Formula: LiNaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.