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Inchiri Region, Mauritaniai
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Akjoujt11,500 (2016)


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Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Mineralium Deposita (2006) 41:68-81
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Mineralium Deposita (2006) 41:68-81
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Mineralium Deposita (2006) 41:68-81
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Calc-schist'
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup var: Subcalcic augite'
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Clinosafflorite
Formula: CoAs2
Reference: Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Mineralium Deposita (2006) 41:68-81; Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Denver Region Exploration Geologists Society October 6, 2008 Technical Presentation Alteration and Mineralization at the Guelb Moghrein Magnetite-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Akjoujt, Mauritania. Michael J. Kirschbaum and Murray Hitzman. ; Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Denver Region Exploration Geologists Society October 6, 2008 Technical Presentation Alteration and Mineralization at the Guelb Moghrein Magnetite-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Akjoujt, Mauritania. Michael J. Kirschbaum and Murray Hitzman.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Diaphorite
Formula: Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Garnierite'
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
'Glass'
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Gold
Formula: Au
Graphite
Formula: C
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Denver Region Exploration Geologists Society October 6, 2008 Technical Presentation Alteration and Mineralization at the Guelb Moghrein Magnetite-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Akjoujt, Mauritania. Michael J. Kirschbaum and Murray Hitzman. ; Mineralium Deposita (2006) 41:68-81
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Maldonite
Formula: Au2Bi
Reference: Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
'Metafelsic-rock'
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
'Mica Group'
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
'Monazite'
Reference: Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Ferruginous Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Steve Sorrell Collection
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Tungstite
Formula: WO3 · H2O
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Ulvöspinel
Formula: TiFe2O4
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Mineralium Deposita (2006) 41:68-81; Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Sakellaris, G.A., Meyer, F.M. (2008) A Metamorphic Origin of the Guelb Moghrein Fe Oxide-Copper-Gold-Cobalt Deposit, Mauritania. http://www.minsoc.ru/2008-1-101-1
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Mauritanian Geological Survey (1995) database

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
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)
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Clinosafflorite2.EB.15aCoAs2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Diaphorite2.JB.05Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Maldonite2.AA.40Au2Bi
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Ferruginous Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Tungstite4.FJ.10WO3 · H2O
Ulvöspinel4.BB.05TiFe2O4
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cummingtonite9.DE.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Grunerite9.DE.05☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pigeonite9.DA.10(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Calc-schist'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'var: Subcalcic augite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnierite'-
'Glass'-
'K Feldspar'-
'Lepidolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Metafelsic-rock'-
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'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)
Maldonite1.1.3.1Au2Bi
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Clinosafflorite2.12.4.6CoAs2
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
2.5 < ø < 3
Diaphorite3.5.4.1Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
AX3
Tungstite4.5.2.1WO3 · H2O
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Ulvöspinel7.2.5.2TiFe2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Pigeonite65.1.1.4(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Cummingtonite66.1.1.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
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)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Calc-schist'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'var: Subcalcic augite'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnierite'-
'Glass'-
Grunerite-☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Iron-Fe
'K Feldspar'-
'Lepidolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Metafelsic-rock'-
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite'-
Quartz
var: Ferruginous Quartz
-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H TungstiteWO3 · H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
LiLithium
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C GraphiteC
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O UraniniteUO2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O RutileTiO2
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O TenoriteCuO
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O TungstiteWO3 · H2O
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O CupriteCu2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Quartz (var: Ferruginous Quartz)SiO2
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Ferruginous Quartz)SiO2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S TroiliteFeS
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S PyriteFeS2
S DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
S GalenaPbS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe IronFe
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
Co ClinosaffloriteCoAs2
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Ni NickelineNiAs
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CupriteCu2O
ZnZinc
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As ClinosaffloriteCoAs2
As NickelineNiAs
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
SbAntimony
Sb DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W TungstiteWO3 · H2O
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au MaldoniteAu2Bi
PbLead
Pb DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi MaldoniteAu2Bi
Bi BismuthBi
UUranium
U UraniniteUO2

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