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Liechtenstein

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Area:160 km2
Locality type:Country
Name(s) in local language(s):Liechtenstein


A small state in Europe.
Located in the upper Rhine valley, bordering Switzerland to the west and Austria (Vorarlberg) to the east.

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5 valid minerals.

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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
Glauconite-(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Phosphorite-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Glauconite71.2.2a.5(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Phosphorite'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O QuartzSiO2
NaSodium
Na Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2

References

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- Schaetti H. (1951): Geologie des Fürstentums Liechtenstein. 1. Teil. Geologie des östlichen Gebietes Samina- Malbun- und Varlosch-Tal. Selbstverlag des Historischen Vereins für das Fürstentum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, 204 pp.
- Blaser R. (1952): Geologie des Fürstentums Liechtenstein. 2. Teil. Geologie des nördlichen Gebietes Schellenberg, Drei Schwestern-Gruppe und Umgebung von Vaduz. Mit Anhang: Fläscherberg. Selbstverlag des Historischen Vereins für das Fürstentum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, 228 pp.
- Allemann F., Blaser R., Schaetti H. (1953): Geologische Karte für das Fürstentum Liechtenstein 1:25000, Liechtensteinischer Schulbücher-Verlag, Vaduz.
- Allemann F. (1956): Geologie des Fürstentums Liechtenstein. 3. Teil. Geologie des südlichen Gebietes Falknis, Lawena, Triesenberg. Unter besonderer Berücksichtigung des Flyschproblems. Selbstverlag des Historischen Vereins für das Fürstentum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, 244 pp.
- Allemann F., Schwizer B., Martin B. (1985): Geologische Karte des Fürstentums Lichtenstein 1:25000. Regierung des Fürstentums Liechtenstein, Vaduz.
- Allemann F. (2002): Erläuterungen zur geologischen Karte des Fürstentums Liechtenstein. Langaz, Vaduz, 129 p.

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