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Illinois - Kentucky Fluorspar District, Hardin Co., Illinois, USA

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57 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
'commodity:Aggregates'
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Alstonite
Formula: BaCa(CO3)2
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
'Apatite'
'Apatite var: Collophane'
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
'commodity:Barite (Barytes)'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 80 localities in this region.
Barytocalcite
Formula: BaCa(CO3)2
Benstonite
Formula: Ba6Ca6Mg(CO3)13
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
'Biotite'
'Bitumen'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Brockite
Formula: (Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 147 localities in this region.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'Chert'
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'commodity:Clay'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Daubréelite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Florencite'
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 291 localities in this region.
'commodity:Fluorite (Fluorspar)'
Localities: Reported from at least 203 localities in this region.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 154 localities in this region.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Hornblende'
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
'IIIAB iron meteorite'
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Iron
Formula: Fe
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
'IVA iron meteorite'
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Lamprophyre'
'commodity:Lead'
Formula: Pb
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Leucoxene
'Limestone'
Localities: Reported from at least 30 localities in this region.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
'commodity:Marble'
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
'Meteoritic Iron'
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Paralstonite (TL)
Formula: BaCa(CO3)2
Type Locality:
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Plessite'
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 27 localities in this region.
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 58 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
'commodity:Rare Earths'
'Sandstone'
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
'commodity:Sandstone'
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
'Sedimentary breccia'
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Shale'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'commodity:Silica'
'commodity:Silver'
Formula: Ag
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 133 localities in this region.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
'commodity:Thorium'
Formula: Th
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
'commodity:Titanium'
Formula: Ti
'Travertine'
Formula: CaCO3
Troilite
Formula: FeS
'commodity:Tungsten'
Formula: W
'Uvite Series'
Formula: Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Vaesite
Formula: NiS2
'Wad'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'commodity:Zinc'
Formula: Zn
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Copper'1.AA.05Cu
'Iron'1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Daubréelite'2.DA.05Fe2+Cr3+2S4
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Greenockite'2.CB.45CdS
'Jamesonite'2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Vaesite2.EB.05aNiS2
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Chromite'4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Cuprite'4.AA.10Cu2O
'Goethite'4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Perovskite4.CC.30CaTiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Alstonite'5.AB.35BaCa(CO3)2
'Ankerite'5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
'Aragonite'5.AB.15CaCO3
'Aurichalcite'5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
'Azurite'5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
'Barytocalcite'5.AB.45BaCa(CO3)2
'Benstonite'5.AB.55Ba6Ca6Mg(CO3)13
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Cerussite'5.AB.15PbCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
'Hydrozincite'5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Paralstonite (TL)5.AB.40BaCa(CO3)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Synchysite-(Ce)5.BD.20cCaCe(CO3)2F
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Anglesite'7.AD.35PbSO4
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
'Celestine'7.AD.35SrSO4
'Epsomite'7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
'Gypsum'7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Brockite'8.CJ.45(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
'Aegirine'9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
'Aegirine-augite'9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
'Augite'9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
'Bertrandite'9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
'Hemimorphite'9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Uvite Series9..Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'var: Collophane'-
'Biotite'-
'Bitumen'-
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chert'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Florencite'-
'Hornblende'-
'IIIAB iron meteorite'-
'IVA iron meteorite'-
Lamprophyre-
Leucoxene-
Limestone-
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Meteoritic Iron-
Orthopyroxene Subgroup-
Plessite-
Sandstone-
Sedimentary breccia-
Serpentine Subgroup-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Shale-
Travertine-CaCO3
Wad-

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
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Daubréelite2.10.1.11Fe2+Cr3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Vaesite2.12.1.2NiS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Perovskite4.3.3.1CaTiO3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Alstonite14.2.5.1BaCa(CO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Barytocalcite14.2.6.1BaCa(CO3)2
Benstonite14.2.3.1Ba6Ca6Mg(CO3)13
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Paralstonite (TL)14.2.2.2BaCa(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Synchysite-(Ce)16a.1.3.1CaCe(CO3)2F
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Brockite40.4.7.5(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
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
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
'Uvite Series'61.3.1.3Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite65.1.3b.2(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(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'-
'var: Collophane'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Biotite'-
'Bitumen'-
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chert'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Florencite'-
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Hornblende'-
'IIIAB iron meteorite'-
'IVA iron meteorite'-
Iron-Fe
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Lamprophyre'-
Leucoxene-
'Limestone'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Meteoritic Iron'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Plessite'-
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2
'Sandstone'-
'Sedimentary breccia'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Shale'-
'Travertine'-CaCO3
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H Brockite(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
BeBeryllium
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AlstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C BarytocalciteBaCa(CO3)2
C BenstoniteBa6Ca6Mg(CO3)13
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C ParalstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
C TravertineCaCO3
C WitheriteBaCO3
OOxygen
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O AlstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O BarytocalciteBaCa(CO3)2
O BenstoniteBa6Ca6Mg(CO3)13
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O Brockite(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O CupriteCu2O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O ParalstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
O PerovskiteCaTiO3
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O QuartzSiO2
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O TravertineCaCO3
O WitheriteBaCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
NaSodium
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
MgMagnesium
Mg Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg BenstoniteBa6Ca6Mg(CO3)13
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AlAluminium
Al Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SiSilicon
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
PPhosphorus
P Brockite(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BaryteBaSO4
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S CelestineSrSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S GalenaPbS
S GreenockiteCdS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
S StibniteSb2S3
S SulphurS8
S TroiliteFeS
S VaesiteNiS2
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Ca AlstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca BarytocalciteBaCa(CO3)2
Ca BenstoniteBa6Ca6Mg(CO3)13
Ca Brockite(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca ParalstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
Ca PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca TravertineCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe IronFe
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe TroiliteFeS
NiNickel
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Ni VaesiteNiS2
CuCopper
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
SbAntimony
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Sb StibniteSb2S3
BaBarium
Ba AlstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba BarytocalciteBaCa(CO3)2
Ba BenstoniteBa6Ca6Mg(CO3)13
Ba ParalstoniteBaCa(CO3)2
Ba WitheriteBaCO3
CeCerium
Ce Brockite(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
Ce Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
ThThorium
Th Brockite(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O

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