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Prullans, Cerdanya, Lleida (Lérida), Catalonia, Spain

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 42° 21' 55'' North , 1° 42' 52'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 42.36528,1.71472
GeoHash:G#: sp91p02ee
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Prullans, La Cerdanya, Lleida, Catalunya, Espanya


Outcrop of a conglomerate near the Sant Marti dels Castells tunnel. The minerals are found cementing the conglomerate. Km. 202.10 N-260, close to Sant Martí dels Castells castle.

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Peninsula - 1,540 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Xavi Ortiz collection
Agardite-(Y)
Formula: YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Habit: Fan-shaped thick crystal aggregates
Colour: Blue turquoise
Description: Fan-shaped aggregates of thick crystals (not acicular as zálesíite) acompanied by fraipontite. SEM-EDS May, 18th, 2015 SEM-EDS May, 18th, 2015 Cu4.06(Y0.36Nd0.04Ca0.27Zn0.12)Σ=0.79[(AsO4)0.73(PO4)0.18>(SiO4)0.18)]3.00 +n(OH)+nH2O
Reference: Joan Rosell - Rosellminerals.com
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51
Baileychlore
Formula: (Zn,Fe2+,Al,Mg)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Francisco Javier Ortiz Rua Collection
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51
Dundasite
Formula: PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Reference: Xavi Ortiz Collection
Felsőbányaite
Formula: Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51
Fraipontite
Formula: (Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, Basaluminite and fraipontite, in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Spain. Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, p. 50.
Philipsburgite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)6(AsO4,PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Xavi Ortiz Collection
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51
Silver
Formula: Ag
Description: Lamellar crusts with some idiomorphic small acanthite crystals
Reference: Xavi Ortiz collection
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Francisco Javier Ortiz Rua Collection
Zálesíite
Formula: CaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Calvo, M., Viñals, J. & Triviño, A.: Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up, Vol. I, 3, 49-51

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Silver'1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Gibbsite'4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Aragonite'5.AB.15CaCO3
'Aurichalcite'5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
'Cerussite'5.AB.15PbCO3
'Dundasite'5.DB.10PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
'Malachite'5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
'Rosasite'5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Felsőbányaite'7.DD.05Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
'Wulfenite'7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Agardite-(Y)'8.DL.15YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
'Philipsburgite'8.DA.35(Cu,Zn)6(AsO4,PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
'Zálesíite'8.DL.15CaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Allophane'9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
'Baileychlore'9.EC.55(Zn,Fe2+,Al,Mg)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
'Chrysocolla'9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
'Fraipontite'9.ED.15(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
'Hemimorphite'9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Dundasite16b.2.1.1PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Felsőbányaite31.4.4.1Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Philipsburgite42.2.4.2(Cu,Zn)6(AsO4,PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
(AB)7(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Agardite-(Y)42.5.1.2YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Zálesíite42.5.1.7CaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
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 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
Fraipontite71.1.2c.4(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Baileychlore71.4.1.6(Zn,Fe2+,Al,Mg)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Baileychlore(Zn,Fe2+,Al,Mg)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
H FelsőbányaiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
H Fraipontite(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Philipsburgite(Cu,Zn)6(AsO4,PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C CerussitePbCO3
C DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O Baileychlore(Zn,Fe2+,Al,Mg)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
O CerussitePbCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
O FelsőbányaiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
O Fraipontite(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Philipsburgite(Cu,Zn)6(AsO4,PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Baileychlore(Zn,Fe2+,Al,Mg)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al Baileychlore(Zn,Fe2+,Al,Mg)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Al FelsőbányaiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Al Fraipontite(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
SiSilicon
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si Baileychlore(Zn,Fe2+,Al,Mg)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si Fraipontite(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
PPhosphorus
P Philipsburgite(Cu,Zn)6(AsO4,PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S FelsőbányaiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
FeIron
Fe Baileychlore(Zn,Fe2+,Al,Mg)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
CuCopper
Cu Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Philipsburgite(Cu,Zn)6(AsO4,PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
ZnZinc
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn Baileychlore(Zn,Fe2+,Al,Mg)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Zn Fraipontite(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn Philipsburgite(Cu,Zn)6(AsO4,PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
As Philipsburgite(Cu,Zn)6(AsO4,PO4)2(OH)6 · H2O
As ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
YYttrium
Y Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag SilverAg
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Holocene
0 - 0.0117 Ma



ID: 3059480
Quaternary sediments

Age: Anthropocene (0 - 0.0117 Ma)

Description: Graves i sorres. Llit actual del Segre. Holocè recent. English: Gravel and sand Current bed of the Segre. Recent Holocene

Reference: Institut Cartogràfic i Geològic de Catalunya. Mapa geològic comarcal de Catalunya 1:50.000. Generalitat de Catalunya. [140]

Langhian - Aquitanian
13.82 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 2507777

Age: Miocene (13.82 - 23.03 Ma)

Description: Reef limestone, calcarenite and conglomerate. Clay with olistolites

Lithology: Sandstone, conglomerate, clay; limestone and evaporites

Reference: Mapa Geológico de la Península Ibérica, Baleares y Canarias a escala 1:1.000.000. Instituto Geológico y Minero de España. [77]

Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3141062
Devonian quartzite

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{quartzite}, Minor{shale/slate,limestone,alkali basalt}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3190260
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Calvo, M., Viñals, J., and Triviño, A. (2007) Zálesiíte, felsobanyaite and fraipontite, in a conglomerate in Prullans, La Cerdanya, Catalonia (Spain). Mineral Up I (3): 49-51.
Rosell, J. (2015) Agardita-(Y) de Prullans, Cerdanya, Lleida. Infominer 64 (3/2015): 13.


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