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Bijie, Guizhou, Chinai
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Name(s) in local language(s):毕节市, 贵州省, 中国
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Locality type:Prefecture
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Bijie77,645 (2018)
Weining56,744 (2012)


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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Yaoguo Hu, Zhaoyang Li, Hanjie Wen, and Zhilong Huang (2000): Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 19(4), 318-320
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Qian Zhang, Dapeng Wang, Liangwu Fan, Xiaoqing Zhu, and Zhengwei Zhang (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(2), 8-13
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Mingxia Jin (1981): Geological Review 46(2), 167-174
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Jie Zhang, Qin Zhang, and Dailiang Chen (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 930-933
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Shifeng Dai, Deyi Ren, Dan Li, Chenlin Chou, and Kunli Luo (2006): Acta Geologica Sinica 85(4), 589-597
'Apatite'
Reference: Jie Zhang, Qin Zhang, and Dailiang Chen (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 930-933; Huixin Jin, Hua Wang, and Junqi Li (2007): Chinese Journal of Rare Metals 31(3).
'Apatite var: Collophane'
Reference: Jie Zhang, Qin Zhang, and Dailiang Chen (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 930-933; Huixin Jin, Hua Wang, and Junqi Li (2007): Chinese Journal of Rare Metals 31(3).
Argentojarosite
Formula: AgFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Yaoguo Hu, Zhaoyang Li, Hanjie Wen, and Zhilong Huang (2000): Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 19(4), 318-320
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Qian Zhang, Dapeng Wang, Liangwu Fan, Xiaoqing Zhu, and Zhengwei Zhang (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(2), 8-13
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
'Bitumen'
Reference: Xiaohuan Luo, Xunfeng Liu, Yuqiong Wang, and Zhenwen Liao (2002): Guizhou Geology 19(4), 215-220; Qian Zhang, Dapeng Wang, Liangwu Fan, Xiaoqing Zhu, and Zhengwei Zhang (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(2), 8-13
Böhmite
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Zhongxin Yuan, Jiankang Li, and Lijuan Ying (2007): Mineral Deposits 26(5), 581-582
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Qian Zhang, Dapeng Wang, Liangwu Fan, Xiaoqing Zhu, and Zhengwei Zhang (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(2), 8-13
'Calamine'
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Reference: Huixin Jin, Hua Wang, and Junqi Li (2007): Chinese Journal of Rare Metals 31(3).
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Yaoguo Hu, Zhaoyang Li, Hanjie Wen, and Zhilong Huang (2000): Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 19(4), 318-320; Runsheng Han, Congqiang Liu, Zhilong Huang, Jin Chen, Deyun Ma, Li Lei, and Gengsheng Ma (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31(1-4), 360-383
'Chlorite Group'
Copper
Formula: Cu
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Qian Zhang, Dapeng Wang, Liangwu Fan, Xiaoqing Zhu, and Zhengwei Zhang (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(2), 8-13
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Zhongxin Yuan, Jiankang Li, and Lijuan Ying (2007): Mineral Deposits 26(5), 581-582
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Runsheng Han, Congqiang Liu, Zhilong Huang, Jin Chen, Deyun Ma, Li Lei, and Gengsheng Ma (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31(1-4), 360-383.
Florencite-(Ce)
Formula: CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Description: According to Liu et al. (2008), the clastic phosphate mineral in this deposit is not carbonate-fluorapatite, as was believed earlier, but fluorapatite.
Reference: Jie Zhang, Qin Zhang, and Dailiang Chen (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(1), 41-44; Shirong Liu, Ruizhong Hu, Guofu Zhou, Guohong Gong, Zhisheng Jin, and Wenqin Zheng (2008): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 28(3), 244-250
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Reference: http://ilib.cn/Abstract.aspx?A=kwxb200002007
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Wilson, I.R. (2004): Clay Minerals 39(1), 1-15.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Qian Zhang, Dapeng Wang, Liangwu Fan, Xiaoqing Zhu, and Zhengwei Zhang (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(2), 8-13
Hopeite
Formula: Zn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Runsheng Han, Congqiang Liu, Zhilong Huang, Jin Chen, Deyun Ma, Li Lei, and Gengsheng Ma (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31(1-4), 360-383.
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Qian Zhang, Dapeng Wang, Liangwu Fan, Xiaoqing Zhu, and Zhengwei Zhang (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(2), 8-13
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Mingxia Jin (1981): Geological Review 46(2), 167-174
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: Ping Liu, Kehua Ying, Guanglong Yang, Zhenglie Fan, Xiaohong Li, Chengheng Huang, Debing Zhu, and Xing Xiong (2007): Geology and Mineral Resources of South China 23(1), 21-27
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Monazite'
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.; Huixin Jin, Hua Wang, and Junqi Li (2007): Chinese Journal of Rare Metals 31(3).
Moschellandsbergite
Formula: Ag2Hg3
Reference: Yaoguo Hu, Zhaoyang Li, Hanjie Wen, and Zhilong Huang (2000): Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 19(4), 318-320
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Min Wang, Xiaoming Sun, and Mingyang Ma (2004): Mineral Deposits 23(4), 484-493
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Takabumi, S., Takatsugu, U., Mayumi, J., and Takao, A. (2006): Nendo Kagaku 45(3), 200-210.
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Yaoguo Hu, Zhaoyang Li, Hanjie Wen, and Zhilong Huang (2000): Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 19(4), 318-320
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Min Wang, Xiaoming Sun, and Mingyang Ma (2004): Mineral Deposits 23(4), 484-493
Rectorite
Formula: (Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Lin Yang (1991): Guizhou Geology 1991(3), 276-280
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Silver var: Kongsbergite
Formula: (Ag,Hg)
Reference: Xilin Li and Yutang Dai (1989): Kexue Tongbao 34(17), 1466-1470.
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Jinkai Xiao, Xiucheng Cai, Bojun Huang, and Zumin Xu (1993): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 13(3), 268-276
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Acta Geologica Sinica 65(2), 127-140 (1991)
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Qian Zhang, Dapeng Wang, Xiaoqing Zhu, Zhengwei Zhang und Chaohui Zhu (2006): Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 28(1), 1-18; Qian Zhang, Dapeng Wang, Liangwu Fan, Xiaoqing Zhu, and Zhengwei Zhang (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(2), 8-13
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Tetrahedrite var: Argentian Tetrahedrite
Formula: (Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Yaoguo Hu, Zhaoyang Li, Hanjie Wen, and Zhilong Huang (2000): Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 19(4), 318-320
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Qian Zhang, Dapeng Wang, Liangwu Fan, Xiaoqing Zhu, and Zhengwei Zhang (2008): Geology and Prospecting 44(2), 8-13
Vanadinite
Formula: Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Keyong Deng, Zhengrong Zhang, and Xianglin Jin (2007): Guizhou Geology 24(3), 179-184
'Zeolite Group'

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Moschellandsbergite1.AD.15dAg2Hg3
Silver1.AA.05Ag
var: Kongsbergite1.AA.05(Ag,Hg)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Freibergite2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Marmatite2.CB.05a(Zn,Fe)S
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
var: Argentian Tetrahedrite2.GB.05(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Böhmite4.FE.15AlO(OH)
Cerianite-(Ce)4.DL.05(Ce4+,Th)O2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Diaspore4.FD.10AlO(OH)
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bastnäsite-(Ce)5.BD.20aCe(CO3)F
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Argentojarosite7.BC.10AgFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Florencite-(Ce)8.BL.13CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite ?8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Hopeite8.CA.30Zn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Vanadinite8.BN.05Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Palygorskite9.EE.20(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Rectorite9.EC.60(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Zeolite Group'9.G0.
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'var: Collophane'-
'Bitumen'-
'Calamine'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Monazite'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

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
Moschellandsbergite1.1.8.1Ag2Hg3
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Cerianite-(Ce)4.4.12.1(Ce4+,Th)O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Böhmite6.1.2.1AlO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bastnäsite-(Ce)16a.1.1.1Ce(CO3)F
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Argentojarosite30.2.5.5AgFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Hopeite40.3.4.1Zn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Florencite-(Ce)41.5.10.2CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite ?41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Vanadinite41.8.4.3Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
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
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
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)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Rectorite71.4.2.7(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Palygorskite74.3.1a.1(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Apatite'-
'var: Collophane'-
'Bitumen'-
'Calamine'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Monazite'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
Silver
var: Kongsbergite
-(Ag,Hg)
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Sphalerite
var: Marmatite
-(Zn,Fe)S
Tetrahedrite
var: Argentian Tetrahedrite
-(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
'Zeolite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H HopeiteZn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H ArgentojarositeAgFe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H BöhmiteAlO(OH)
H Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
H DiasporeAlO(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
OOxygen
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O HopeiteZn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O CerussitePbCO3
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O TenoriteCuO
O VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
O AnglesitePbSO4
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O CupriteCu2O
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O ArgentojarositeAgFe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O BöhmiteAlO(OH)
O Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
O Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
O DiasporeAlO(OH)
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AnataseTiO2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
F Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
NaSodium
Na Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al BöhmiteAlO(OH)
Al Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Al DiasporeAlO(OH)
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P HopeiteZn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
P Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
S AcanthiteAg2S
S PyriteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S AnglesitePbSO4
S ArgentojarositeAgFe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
S Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
VVanadium
V VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe ArgentojarositeAgFe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu CopperCu
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn HopeiteZn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag SilverAg
Ag Silver (var: Kongsbergite)(Ag,Hg)
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag MoschellandsbergiteAg2Hg3
Ag ArgentojarositeAgFe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Ag Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
SbAntimony
Sb FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
Ce Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
Ce Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
HgMercury
Hg Silver (var: Kongsbergite)(Ag,Hg)
Hg MoschellandsbergiteAg2Hg3
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
ThThorium
Th Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2

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