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Mooihoek Farm 255 KT, Lydenburg, Mpumalanga, South Africai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
24° 34' 27'' South , 30° 8' 30'' East
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Platiniferous magnesian dunite subvertical cylindrical pipe crosscutting the layered cumulates of the Bushveld complex (Upper Critical Zone).
Existence of magmatic replacement.
Magnesian dunite rimmed by iron-rich wehrlite and clinopyroxene pegmatite.
Core zone : hortonolite dunite and wehrlite pegmatites.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


32 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Auricupride
Formula: Cu3Au
Reference: extraLapis 2:43
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Braggite
Formula: (Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Cabriite
Formula: Pd2CuSn
Reference: Wilson, G. C., Rucklidge, J. C., & Cermignani, C. (2002). COARSE-GRAINED CABRIITE FROM NORIL’SK, RUSSIA. The Canadian Mineralogist, 40(2), 473-479.; Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Reference: South African Journal of Geology, Dec. 2004, V 107, N 4, pp. 505-520.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series var: Hortonolite'
Formula: from (Fe1.5Mg0.5)2SiO4 to (Mg1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: South African Journal of Geology, Dec. 2004, V 107, N 4, pp. 505-520.
Geversite
Formula: PtSb2
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.; Cabrii, L. J., & Feather, C. E. (1975). Platinum-Iron Alloys: A Nomenclature Based on a Study of Natural and Synthetic Alloys. Canadian Mineralogist, 13, 117-126.
Haycockite (TL)
Formula: Cu4Fe5S8
Type Locality:
Reference: Cabri, L.J. & Hall, S.R. (1972) Mooihoekite and haycockite, two new copper-iron sulfides and their relationship to chalcopyrite and talnakhite. American Mineralogist 57, 689-708; Rowland, J.F. & Hall, S.R. (1973) The crystal structure of haycockite, Cu4Fe5S8. American Mineralogist, 58, 1110 abstract????; Rowland, J.F. & Hall, S.R. (1975) Haycockite, Cu4Fe5S8: a superstructure in the chalcopyrite series. Acta crystallographica B31, 2105-2112; Daltry, V.D.C., (1997) Mineralogy of South Africa: Type-Mineral Species and Type-Mineral Names, Council For Geoscience, Geological Survey of South Africa, Handbook 15.
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
'Hornblende'
Reference: South African Journal of Geology, Dec. 2004, V 107, N 4, pp. 505-520.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: South African Journal of Geology, Dec. 2004, V 107, N 4, pp. 505-520.; Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Cabrii, L. J., & Feather, C. E. (1975). Platinum-Iron Alloys: A Nomenclature Based on a Study of Natural and Synthetic Alloys. Canadian Mineralogist, 13, 117-126.
Isoferroplatinum
Formula: Pt3Fe
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Reference: South African Journal of Geology, Dec. 2004, V 107, N 4, pp. 505-520.; Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Mooihoekite (TL)
Formula: Cu9Fe9S16
Type Locality:
Reference: Amer.Min.(1972) 57, 689-708
Orcelite
Formula: Ni5-xAs2, x ~ 0.25
Reference: Rudashevsky, N.S., Avdontsev, S.N., Dneprovskaya, M.B. (1992): Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineral. Petrol.: 47: 37-54; in: Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J. (1993): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 78: 1111
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: South African Journal of Geology, Dec. 2004, V 107, N 4, pp. 505-520.
Platarsite
Formula: PtAsS
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Rustenburgite
Formula: (Pt,Pd)3Sn
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Rustenburgite var: Cuprian Rustenburgite
Reference: Rudashevsky, N.S., Avdontsev, S.N., Dneprovskaya, M.B. (1992): Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineral. Petrol.: 47: 37-54; in: Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J. (1993): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 78: 1111
Sobolevskite
Formula: Pd(Bi,Te)
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.; Cabrii, L. J., & Feather, C. E. (1975). Platinum-Iron Alloys: A Nomenclature Based on a Study of Natural and Synthetic Alloys. Canadian Mineralogist, 13, 117-126.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: South African Journal of Geology, Dec. 2004, V 107, N 4, pp. 505-520.
Stannopalladinite
Formula: (Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Stibiopalladinite
Formula: Pd5Sb2
Reference: Ramdohr, Paul, 1969, The Ore Minerals and their Intergrowths, Pergamon Press, p. 344.
Tetra-auricupride
Formula: AuCu
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Tetraferroplatinum
Formula: PtFe
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.; Cabrii, L. J., & Feather, C. E. (1975). Platinum-Iron Alloys: A Nomenclature Based on a Study of Natural and Synthetic Alloys. Canadian Mineralogist, 13, 117-126.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
Ulvöspinel
Formula: TiFe2O4
Reference: Rudashevsky, N. S., Avdontsev, S. N., & Dneprovskaya, M. B. (1992). Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(1), 37-54.
'UM1976-16-S:IrRhSb'
Formula: (Rh,Ir)SbS
Reference: Rudashevsky, N.S., Avdontsev, S.N., Dneprovskaya, M.B. (1992): Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineral. Petrol.: 47: 37-54; in: Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J. (1993): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 78: 1111
'UM1992-04-Bi:Pt'
Formula: (Pt,Fe)(Bi,Sb)
Reference: Rudashevsky, N.S., Avdontsev, S.N., Dneprovskaya, M.B. (1992): Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineral. Petrol.: 47: 37-54; in: Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J. (1993): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 78: 1111
'UM1992-12-E:IrPtSb'
Formula: (Pt,Ir,Fe)3Sb
Reference: Rudashevsky, N.S., Avdontsev, S.N., Dneprovskaya, M.B. (1992): Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineral. Petrol.: 47: 37-54; in: Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J. (1993): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 78: 1111
'UM1992-38-Sn:CuPdPt'
Formula: (Pd,Pt)4(Cu,Fe)2(Sn,Sb)3
Reference: Rudashevsky, N.S., Avdontsev, S.N., Dneprovskaya, M.B. (1992): Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineral. Petrol.: 47: 37-54; in: Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J. (1993): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 78: 1111
Valleriite
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Zaccariniite
Formula: RhNiAs
Reference: Rudashevsky, N.S., Avdontsev, S.N., Dneprovskaya, M.B. (1992): Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineral. Petrol.: 47: 37-54; in: Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J. (1993): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 78: 1111

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Auricupride1.AA.10aCu3Au
Cabriite1.AG.30Pd2CuSn
Isoferroplatinum1.AG.35Pt3Fe
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Rustenburgite1.AG.10(Pt,Pd)3Sn
var: Cuprian Rustenburgite1.AG.10(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Stannopalladinite1.AG.25(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Tetra-auricupride1.AA.10bAuCu
Tetraferroplatinum1.AG.40PtFe
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Braggite2.CC.35a(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Geversite2.EB.05aPtSb2
Haycockite (TL)2.CB.10bCu4Fe5S8
Hollingworthite2.EB.25(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Irarsite2.EB.25(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Mooihoekite (TL)2.CB.10bCu9Fe9S16
Orcelite2.AB.10Ni5-xAs2, x ~ 0.25
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Platarsite2.EB.25PtAsS
Sobolevskite2.CC.05Pd(Bi,Te)
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Stibiopalladinite2.AC.20aPd5Sb2
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Valleriite2.FD.30(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Ulvöspinel4.BB.05TiFe2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'var: Hortonolite'-from (Fe1.5Mg0.5)2SiO4 to (Mg1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
'Hornblende'-
'UM1976-16-S:IrRhSb'-(Rh,Ir)SbS
'UM1992-04-Bi:Pt'-(Pt,Fe)(Bi,Sb)
'UM1992-12-E:IrPtSb'-(Pt,Ir,Fe)3Sb
'UM1992-38-Sn:CuPdPt'-(Pd,Pt)4(Cu,Fe)2(Sn,Sb)3
Zaccariniite-RhNiAs

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Auricupride1.1.2.1Cu3Au
Tetra-auricupride1.1.2.2AuCu
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Cabriite1.2.11.Pd2CuSn
Isoferroplatinum1.2.5.1Pt3Fe
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Rustenburgite1.2.5.2(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Stannopalladinite1.2.9.1(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Tetraferroplatinum1.2.4.1PtFe
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 5:2
Orcelite2.3.2.1Ni5-xAs2, x ~ 0.25
Stibiopalladinite2.3.3.1Pd5Sb2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Braggite2.8.5.3(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Haycockite (TL)2.9.8.2Cu4Fe5S8
Mooihoekite (TL)2.9.8.3Cu9Fe9S16
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Geversite2.12.1.14PtSb2
Hollingworthite2.12.3.8(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Irarsite2.12.3.7(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Platarsite2.12.3.6PtAsS
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Hydroxysulfides and Hydrated Sulfides
Valleriite2.14.1.1(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
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 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'var: Hortonolite'-from (Fe1.5Mg0.5)2SiO4 to (Mg1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
'Hornblende'-
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Rustenburgite
var: Cuprian Rustenburgite
-(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Sobolevskite-Pd(Bi,Te)
'UM1976-16-S:IrRhSb'-(Rh,Ir)SbS
'UM1992-04-Bi:Pt'-(Pt,Fe)(Bi,Sb)
'UM1992-12-E:IrPtSb'-(Pt,Ir,Fe)3Sb
'UM1992-38-Sn:CuPdPt'-(Pd,Pt)4(Cu,Fe)2(Sn,Sb)3
Zaccariniite-RhNiAs

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Fayalite-Forsterite Series (var: Hortonolite)from (Fe1.5Mg0.5)2SiO4 to (Mg1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
O SpinelMgAl2O4
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Fayalite-Forsterite Series (var: Hortonolite)from (Fe1.5Mg0.5)2SiO4 to (Mg1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Fayalite-Forsterite Series (var: Hortonolite)from (Fe1.5Mg0.5)2SiO4 to (Mg1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SSulfur
S MooihoekiteCu9Fe9S16
S HaycockiteCu4Fe5S8
S Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
S Braggite(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
S LauriteRuS2
S Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
S PlatarsitePtAsS
S TroiliteFeS
S UM1976-16-S:IrRhSb(Rh,Ir)SbS
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
TiTitanium
Ti Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe MooihoekiteCu9Fe9S16
Fe HaycockiteCu4Fe5S8
Fe TetraferroplatinumPtFe
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Fe Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Fayalite-Forsterite Series (var: Hortonolite)from (Fe1.5Mg0.5)2SiO4 to (Mg1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
Fe IsoferroplatinumPt3Fe
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
Fe UM1992-04-Bi:Pt(Pt,Fe)(Bi,Sb)
Fe UM1992-12-E:IrPtSb(Pt,Ir,Fe)3Sb
Fe UM1992-38-Sn:CuPdPt(Pd,Pt)4(Cu,Fe)2(Sn,Sb)3
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni ZaccariniiteRhNiAs
Ni OrceliteNi5-xAs2, x ~ 0.25
CuCopper
Cu MooihoekiteCu9Fe9S16
Cu HaycockiteCu4Fe5S8
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu Stannopalladinite(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Cu Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Cu AuricuprideCu3Au
Cu Tetra-auricuprideAuCu
Cu CabriitePd2CuSn
Cu UM1992-38-Sn:CuPdPt(Pd,Pt)4(Cu,Fe)2(Sn,Sb)3
AsArsenic
As Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
As SperrylitePtAs2
As Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
As PlatarsitePtAsS
As ZaccariniiteRhNiAs
As OrceliteNi5-xAs2, x ~ 0.25
RuRuthenium
Ru Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Ru LauriteRuS2
RhRhodium
Rh Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Rh Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Rh ZaccariniiteRhNiAs
Rh UM1976-16-S:IrRhSb(Rh,Ir)SbS
PdPalladium
Pd Stannopalladinite(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Pd StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
Pd CabriitePd2CuSn
Pd SobolevskitePd(Bi,Te)
Pd UM1992-38-Sn:CuPdPt(Pd,Pt)4(Cu,Fe)2(Sn,Sb)3
SnTin
Sn Stannopalladinite(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Sn CabriitePd2CuSn
Sn Rustenburgite(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Sn UM1992-38-Sn:CuPdPt(Pd,Pt)4(Cu,Fe)2(Sn,Sb)3
SbAntimony
Sb GeversitePtSb2
Sb StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
Sb UM1992-04-Bi:Pt(Pt,Fe)(Bi,Sb)
Sb UM1992-12-E:IrPtSb(Pt,Ir,Fe)3Sb
Sb UM1992-38-Sn:CuPdPt(Pd,Pt)4(Cu,Fe)2(Sn,Sb)3
Sb UM1976-16-S:IrRhSb(Rh,Ir)SbS
TeTellurium
Te SobolevskitePd(Bi,Te)
IrIridium
Ir Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Ir UM1992-12-E:IrPtSb(Pt,Ir,Fe)3Sb
Ir UM1976-16-S:IrRhSb(Rh,Ir)SbS
PtPlatinum
Pt TetraferroplatinumPtFe
Pt GeversitePtSb2
Pt Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
Pt Braggite(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Pt PlatinumPt
Pt IsoferroplatinumPt3Fe
Pt PlatarsitePtAsS
Pt Rustenburgite(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Pt UM1992-04-Bi:Pt(Pt,Fe)(Bi,Sb)
Pt UM1992-12-E:IrPtSb(Pt,Ir,Fe)3Sb
Pt UM1992-38-Sn:CuPdPt(Pd,Pt)4(Cu,Fe)2(Sn,Sb)3
AuGold
Au AuricuprideCu3Au
Au Tetra-auricuprideAuCu
BiBismuth
Bi SobolevskitePd(Bi,Te)
Bi UM1992-04-Bi:Pt(Pt,Fe)(Bi,Sb)

References

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Cabri, L.J., Hall, S.R. (1972) Mooihoekite and haycockite, two new copper-iron sulfides and their relationship to chalcopyrite and talnakhite. American Mineralogist: 57, 689-708.
Rowland, J.F., Hall, S.R. (1973) The crystal structure of haycockite, Cu4Fe5S8. American Mineralogist: 58, 1110 abst.
Rowland, J.F., Hall, S.R. (1975) Haycockite, Cu4Fe5S8: a superstructure in the chalcopyrite series. Acta crystallographica: B31, 2105-2112.
Rudashevsky, N.S., Avdontsev, S.N., Dneprovskaya, M.B. (1992) Evolution of PGE mineralization in hortonolitic dunites of the Mooihoek and Onverwacht pipes, Bushveld Complex. Mineralogy and Petrology: 47(1), 37-54.
Daltry, V.D.C. (1997) Mineralogy of South Africa: Type-Mineral Species and Type-Mineral Names, Council For Geoscience, Geological Survey of South Africa, Handbook 15.

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