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Redding91,582 (2017)
Anderson10,217 (2017)
Shasta Lake10,159 (2017)
Central Valley (historical)4,340 (2015)
Cottonwood3,316 (2011)
Burney3,154 (2011)


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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Robert G. Lee, John H. Dilles, David A. John, Tanya L. Abela (2005) The mineralogy and origin of hydrothermally altered Quaternary volcanic rocks on the south flank of Lassen volcano, California: Interim report for USGS Mineral Resource External Research Program grant of $42,000 in FY 2005
Aluminocopiapite
Formula: Al2/3Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Jamieson, H. E., Robinson, C., Alpers, C. N., McCleskey, R. B., Nordstrom, D. K., & Peterson, R. C. (2005). Major and trace element composition of copiapite-group minerals and coexisting water from the Richmond mine, Iron Mountain, California. Chemical Geology, 215(1), 387-405.
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Description: Occurs as incrustations around hot springs.
Reference: Day, Arthur L. & E.T. Allen (1925), The volcanic activity and hot springs of Lassen Peak, California: Carnegie Instit. Washington Pub. 360, 190 pp.: 118; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California: 263; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 539.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Description: Occurs in an amygdaloidal basalt.
Reference: Melhase, John (1934), A diversity of many fine minerals available in California for collectors: Oregon Mineralogist: 2(6): 1; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 72, 127, 277; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 381.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Robert G. Lee, John H. Dilles, David A. John, Tanya L. Abela (2005) The mineralogy and origin of hydrothermally altered Quaternary volcanic rocks on the south flank of Lassen volcano, California: Interim report for USGS Mineral Resource External Research Program grant of $42,000 in FY 2005
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Description: Occurs as coatings on fractures.
Reference: Kinkel, Arthur Rudolph, Jr., Wayne E. Hall & J.P. Albers (1956) Geology and base metal deposits of west Shasta copper-zinc district, Shasta County, California: USGS PP 285, 156 pp.: 89; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 78; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 298.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Description: Occurs in Au ores at a number of locations in the western part of the county.
Reference: Averill, Charles V. (1933), Gold deposits of the Redding-Weaverville quadrangles: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines (Report 29): 29: 12, 50, 57; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 87.
'Asbestos'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10077530.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Bementite
Formula: Mn7Si6O15(OH)8
Reference: Trask, Parker Davies, Ivan F. Wilson & F.S. Simons (1943), Manganese deposits of California – a summary report: California Division Mines Bulletin 125: 182; Trask, Parker Davies (1950) Geologic description of the manganese deposits of California. California Division of Mines Bulletin 152, 378 pp.: 266; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 214, 413.
'Biotite'
Description: Occurs in dacite.
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10034432.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Borocalcite'
Description: Borocalcite of Hayes. May be Ulexite or Bechilite.
Reference: Trask, John Boardman (1856), Report on the geology of northern and southern California: Calif. Legislature, 7th. session, Ap. to Jour. S. Doc. 14, 66 pp.: 61; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 377.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Blake, Wm. P. (1867b), Mineralogical notices II: American Journal of Science, 2nd. series: 43: 124-125; Hanks, Henry Garber (1885), Fifth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau Report 5, 235 pp.: 125; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 126, 305, 364.
'Chabazite'
Reference: Melhase, John (1934), A diversity of many fine minerals available in California for collectors: Oregon Mineralogist: 2(6): 1; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 72, 127, 277; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 381.
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 63 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite var: Blister Copper
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Logan, Clarence August (1918), Platinum and allied metals in California: California Mining Bureau. Bulletin 85, 120 pp.: 93; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 43.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Description: Small, perfect crystals.
Reference: Hanks, Henry Garber (1886), Sixth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 6 part 1, 145 pp.: 98; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 125.
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Description: Common along fracture lines in the ore.
Reference: Wells, F.G. and Hawkes, H.E. (1965) Chromite deposits of Shasta, Tehama, Trinity and Humboldt counties, California. California Division Mines and Geology Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 3: 146-158; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 435.
Clinochlore var: Chromian Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Description: Common along fracture lines in the ore.
Reference: Wells, F.G. and Hawkes, H.E. (1965) Chromite deposits of Shasta, Tehama, Trinity and Humboldt counties, California. California Division Mines and Geology Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 3: 146-158; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 435.
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Copper
Formula: Cu
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Copper Stain'
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10033807.
Coquimbite
Formula: Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Tucker, W. Burling (1924b), Copper resources of Shasta County: California Mining Bureau. Report 20: 428; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 182.
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Robert G. Lee, John H. Dilles, David A. John, Tanya L. Abela (2005) The mineralogy and origin of hydrothermally altered Quaternary volcanic rocks on the south flank of Lassen volcano, California: Interim report for USGS Mineral Resource External Research Program grant of $42,000 in FY 2005
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Albers, J.P. (1953), Geology and ore deposits of the Afterthought mine, Shasta County, California: California Division Mines & Geology Special Report 29: 17; Lydon, Philip Andrew and O’Brien, J.C. (1974) Mines and mineral resources of Shasta County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 6, 154 pp.: 31-33; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 135, 228.; A.I.M.E. Transactions: 48: 67-117 (1915)]: 98
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Robert G. Lee, John H. Dilles, David A. John, Tanya L. Abela (2005) The mineralogy and origin of hydrothermally altered Quaternary volcanic rocks on the south flank of Lassen volcano, California: Interim report for USGS Mineral Resource External Research Program grant of $42,000 in FY 2005
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 294 localities in this region.
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: A.I.M.E. Transactions: 48: 67-117 (1915)]: 98
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Irelan, William, Jr. (1890a), Ninth annual report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 9, 352 pp.: 47; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 109.
Idaite
Formula: Cu5FeS6
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10310642.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Habit: Platy
Description: Occurs as tiny, irregular plates intergrown with magnetite.
Reference: Kinkel, Arthur Rudolph, Jr., Wayne E. Hall & J.P. Albers (1956) Geology and base metal deposits of west Shasta copper-zinc district, Shasta County, California: USGS PP 285, 156 pp.: 86; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 174.
Ilsemannite
Formula: Mo3O8 · nH2O
Colour: Blue
Description: Occurs as bklue zones surrounding molybdenite.
Reference: Cook, C.W. (1922), A new occurrence of ilsemannite (Gibson, Shasta County, California): American Journal of Science, 5th. Series: 4: 50-52; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 186, 227; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 341.
Ilvaite
Formula: CaFe3+Fe2+2(Si2O7)O(OH)
Inyoite
Formula: Ca(H4B3O7)(OH) · 4H2O
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10216041.
Iridium
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Reference: Sjoberg, J. and Gomes, J.M. (1980) Platinum-group minerals in California alluvial deposits. US Bureau of Mines, Reno Research Center, unpublished manuscript: 15, figure 1; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 43.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kornelite
Formula: Fe2(SO4)3 · 7H2O
Reference: Majzlan, J., Alpers, C. N., Koch, C. B., McCleskey, R. B., Myneni, S. C., & Neil, J. M. (2011). Vibrational, X-ray absorption, and Mössbauer spectra of sulfate minerals from the weathered massive sulfide deposit at Iron Mountain, California. Chemical Geology, 284(3), 296-305.
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H. & Frondel, C. (1944), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 834pp.: 644; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 163.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Luzonite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Maghemite
Formula: Fe3+2O3
Description: Occurs in gossan.
Reference: Sosman, Robert Browning & E. Posnjak (1925), Ferromagnetic ferric oxide, artificial and natural: Journal of the Washington Academy of Science: 15: 332; Newhouse, Walter Harry & J.P. Glass (1936), Some physical properties of certain iron oxides: Economic Geology: 31: 701; Kinkel, Arthur Rudolph, Jr. & J.P. Albers (1951), Geology of the massive sulphide deposits at Iron Mountain, Shasta County, California: California Division Mines Special Report 14: 9; Kinkel, Arthur Rudolph, Jr., Wayne E. Hall & J.P. Albers (1956) Geology and base metal deposits of west Shasta copper-zinc district, Shasta County, California: USGS PP 285, 156 pp.: 119.
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Magnesiocopiapite
Formula: MgFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Jamieson, H. E., Robinson, C., Alpers, C. N., McCleskey, R. B., Nordstrom, D. K., & Peterson, R. C. (2005). Major and trace element composition of copiapite-group minerals and coexisting water from the Richmond mine, Iron Mountain, California. Chemical Geology, 215(1), 387-405.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Description: Occurs as minute crystals in cavities and fractures in quartz.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 254.
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Description: Occurs as a considerable deposit hosted in aplite or alaskite.
Reference: Trask, John Boardman (1856), Report on the geology of northern and southern California: California Legislature, 7th. session, Ap. to Jour. S. Doc. 14, 66 pp.: 50; Cook, C.W. (1922), A new occurrence of ilsemannite (Gibson, Shasta County, California): American Journal of Science, 5th. Series: 4: 50-52; Hamilton, Fletcher McNab & Lloyd L. Root (1923), Nineteenth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 19; 258 pp.: 126; Averill, Charles V. (1939), Mineral resources of Shasta County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division of Mines (Report 35): 35(2): 168-169; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 270; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 81, 341.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Robert G. Lee, John H. Dilles, David A. John, Tanya L. Abela (2005) The mineralogy and origin of hydrothermally altered Quaternary volcanic rocks on the south flank of Lassen volcano, California: Interim report for USGS Mineral Resource External Research Program grant of $42,000 in FY 2005
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Natroalunite
Formula: NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Robert G. Lee, John H. Dilles, David A. John, Tanya L. Abela (2005) The mineralogy and origin of hydrothermally altered Quaternary volcanic rocks on the south flank of Lassen volcano, California: Interim report for USGS Mineral Resource External Research Program grant of $42,000 in FY 2005
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Description: Occurs in basalt.
Reference: Melhase, John (1934), A diversity of many fine minerals available in California for collectors: Oregon Mineralogist: 2(6): 1; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 72, 127, 277; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 381.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10261998.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Osmium var: Iridosmine
Formula: (Os,Ir)
Description: Occurs in placer concentrates.
Reference: Mining and Scientific Press (1901), Tin in California: Mining and Scientific Press: 82: 209; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 229.
Palladium
Formula: (Pd,Pt)
Reference: Sjoberg, J. and Gomes, J.M. (1980) Platinum-group minerals in California alluvial deposits. US Bureau of Mines, Reno Research Center, unpublished manuscript: 15, figure 1; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 43.
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Roberts, Rapp, & Weber, 1974. Encylopedia of Minerals
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Platinum var: Ferroan Platinum
Formula: (Pt,Fe)
Reference: Sjoberg, J. and Gomes, J.M. (1980) Platinum-group minerals in California alluvial deposits. US Bureau of Mines, Reno Research Center, unpublished manuscript: 15, figure 1; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 43.
'Platinum-Group Elements'
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10038066.
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Hanks, Henry Garber (1884), Fourth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 4, 410 pp.: 314; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 296.
'Psilomelane'
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Description: Occurs in small amounts.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 301.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 89 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Blake, Wm. P. (1867b), Mineralogical notices II: American Journal of Science, 2nd. series: 43: 124-125; Hanks, Henry Garber (1885), Fifth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau Report 5, 235 pp.: 125; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 126, 305, 364.
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Robert G. Lee, John H. Dilles, David A. John, Tanya L. Abela (2005) The mineralogy and origin of hydrothermally altered Quaternary volcanic rocks on the south flank of Lassen volcano, California: Interim report for USGS Mineral Resource External Research Program grant of $42,000 in FY 2005
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 135 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10077528.
Quartz var: Creolite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Merrill, G. P., Moodey, M. W., & Wherry, E. T. (1922). Handbook and descriptive catalogue of the collections of gems and precious stones in the United States National Museum (No. 118). US Government Printing Office.
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Merrill, G. P., Moodey, M. W., & Wherry, E. T. (1922). Handbook and descriptive catalogue of the collections of gems and precious stones in the United States National Museum (No. 118). US Government Printing Office.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Trask, Parker Davies (1950) Geologic description of the manganese deposits of California. California Division of Mines Bulletin 152, 378 pp.: 266; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 214.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Rhomboclase
Formula: (H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2O
Römerite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Majzlan, J., Alpers, C. N., Koch, C. B., McCleskey, R. B., Myneni, S. C., & Neil, J. M. (2011). Vibrational, X-ray absorption, and Mössbauer spectra of sulfate minerals from the weathered massive sulfide deposit at Iron Mountain, California. Chemical Geology, 284(3), 296-305.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Econ Geol (1988) 83:588-605
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Wells, F.G. and Hawkes, H.E. (1965) Chromite deposits of Shasta, Tehama, Trinity and Humboldt counties, California. California Division Mines and Geology Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 3: 146-158; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 158.
Siderotil
Formula: FeSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Majzlan, J., Alpers, C. N., Koch, C. B., McCleskey, R. B., Myneni, S. C., & Neil, J. M. (2011). Vibrational, X-ray absorption, and Mössbauer spectra of sulfate minerals from the weathered massive sulfide deposit at Iron Mountain, California. Chemical Geology, 284(3), 296-305.
'Silica'
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10232087.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 64.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Description: Occurs in calcite-quartz gangue.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 348.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Szomolnokite
Formula: FeSO4 · H2O
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Colour: White
Description: Good grade.
Reference: Logan, Clarence August (1926), El Dorado, Shasta and Trinity Counties: California Mining Bureau. Report 22: 210-211; Kinkel, Arthur Rudolph, Jr., Wayne E. Hall & J.P. Albers (1956) Geology and base metal deposits of west Shasta copper-zinc district, Shasta County, California: USGS PP 285, 156 pp.: 88; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 420.
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10077524.
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Hanks, Henry Garber (1884), Fourth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 4, 410 pp.: 260; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 361.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Colour: Black
Description: Occurs in small rosettes.
Reference: Ferguson, Henry G. (1914a), Gold lodes of the Weaverville quadrangle, California: USGS Bulletin 540: 43; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 372; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 504.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Uvarovite
Formula: Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Description: Occurs as concretions in diatomite.
Reference: Bradley, W.W. (1940), Thirty-sixth report of the State Mineralogist: California Division Mines Report 36: 107; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 382.
Voltaite
Formula: K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 196.
Zaratite
Formula: Ni3(CO3)(OH)4 · 4H2O ?
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 391.
Zinc ?
Formula: Zn
Description: Unconfirmed. One piece had a fragment of rock attached.
Reference: Fairbanks, Harold W. (1893), Geology and mineralogy of Shasta County, California: California Mining Bureau. Report 11: 30; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 391.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Iridium1.AF.10(Ir,Os,Ru)
Mercury1.AD.05Hg
Osmium1.AF.05(Os,Ir,Ru)
var: Iridosmine1.AF.05(Os,Ir)
Palladium1.AF.10(Pd,Pt)
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
var: Ferroan Platinum1.AF.10(Pt,Fe)
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Zinc ?1.AB.05Zn
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
var: Blister Copper2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Freibergite2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Argentiferous Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Idaite2.CB.15aCu5FeS6
Luzonite2.KA.10Cu3AsS4
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Ilsemannite4.FJ.15Mo3O8 · nH2O
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Maghemite4.BB.15Fe3+2O3
Magnesiochromite4.BB.05MgCr2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Creolite4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Zaratite5.DA.15Ni3(CO3)(OH)4 · 4H2O ?
Group 6 - Borates
Inyoite6.CA.35Ca(H4B3O7)(OH) · 4H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Aluminocopiapite7.DB.35Al2/3Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Alunogen7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Antlerite7.BB.15Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Coquimbite7.CB.55Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Ferrimolybdite7.GB.30Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Goslarite7.CB.40ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kornelite7.CB.60Fe2(SO4)3 · 7H2O
Magnesiocopiapite7.DB.35MgFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Natroalunite7.BC.10NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Rhomboclase7.CB.55(H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2O
Rozenite7.CB.15FeSO4 · 4H2O
Römerite7.CB.75Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Siderotil7.CB.20FeSO4 · 5H2O
Szomolnokite7.CB.05FeSO4 · H2O
Voltaite7.CC.25K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Anthophyllite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Bementite9.EE.05Mn7Si6O15(OH)8
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Chromian Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Ilvaite9.BE.07CaFe3+Fe2+2(Si2O7)O(OH)
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uvarovite9.AD.25Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
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'Asbestos'-
'Biotite'-
'Borocalcite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Copper Stain'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Platinum-Group Elements'-
'Psilomelane'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Silica'-
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

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
Mercury1.1.7.1Hg
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Zinc ?1.1.5.1Zn
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Iridium1.2.1.2(Ir,Os,Ru)
Osmium1.2.2.1(Os,Ir,Ru)
Palladium1.2.1.4(Pd,Pt)
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Idaite2.9.14.1Cu5FeS6
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Luzonite3.2.2.1Cu3AsS4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Maghemite4.3.7.1Fe3+2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Miscellaneous
Ilsemannite4.6.3.1Mo3O8 · nH2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnesiochromite7.2.3.1MgCr2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(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 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Zaratite16b.4.1.1Ni3(CO3)(OH)4 · 4H2O ?
Group 26 - HYDRATED BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Triborates
Inyoite26.3.1.1Ca(H4B3O7)(OH) · 4H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
Hydrated Acid Sulfates
Rhomboclase29.1.1.1(H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Goslarite29.6.11.2ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Rozenite29.6.6.1FeSO4 · 4H2O
Siderotil29.6.7.2FeSO4 · 5H2O
Szomolnokite29.6.2.2FeSO4 · H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Römerite29.7.2.1Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Coquimbite29.8.3.1Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Kornelite29.8.2.1Fe2(SO4)3 · 7H2O
Miscellaneous
Voltaite29.9.1.1K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Antlerite30.1.12.1Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Aluminocopiapite31.10.5.7Al2/3Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Magnesiocopiapite31.10.5.2MgFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 49 - HYDRATED MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Hydrated Normal Molybdates and Tungstates
Ferrimolybdite49.2.1.1Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Uvarovite51.4.3b.3Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Ilvaite56.2.3.3CaFe3+Fe2+2(Si2O7)O(OH)
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 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Anthophyllite66.1.2.1☐{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
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
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
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
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
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Group 78 - Unclassified Silicates
Bementite78.5.2.1Mn7Si6O15(OH)8
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
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'Asbestos'-
'Biotite'-
'Borocalcite'-
'Chabazite'-
Chalcopyrite
var: Blister Copper
-CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'-
Clinochlore
var: Chromian Clinochlore
-Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
'Copper Stain'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
-PbS
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natroalunite-NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Osmium
var: Iridosmine
-(Os,Ir)
Platinum
var: Ferroan Platinum
-(Pt,Fe)
'Platinum-Group Elements'-
'Psilomelane'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
var: Creolite-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Silica'-
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H BementiteMn7Si6O15(OH)8
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Rhomboclase(H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2O
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H IlvaiteCaFe3+Fe22+(Si2O7)O(OH)
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H ZaratiteNi3(CO3)(OH)4 · 4H2O ?
H GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
H CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
H Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
H IlsemanniteMo3O8 · nH2O
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H InyoiteCa(H4B3O7)(OH) · 4H2O
H SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
H KorneliteFe2(SO4)3 · 7H2O
H RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
H RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
H SiderotilFeSO4 · 5H2O
H MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H AluminocopiapiteAl2/3Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B InyoiteCa(H4B3O7)(OH) · 4H2O
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C WitheriteBaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C ZaratiteNi3(CO3)(OH)4 · 4H2O ?
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O Quartz (var: Creolite)SiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O BementiteMn7Si6O15(OH)8
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O CupriteCu2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Rhomboclase(H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2O
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O WitheriteBaCO3
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O RutileTiO2
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O IlvaiteCaFe3+Fe22+(Si2O7)O(OH)
O TridymiteSiO2
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O TenoriteCuO
O CristobaliteSiO2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O ZaratiteNi3(CO3)(OH)4 · 4H2O ?
O CerussitePbCO3
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
O MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
O CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
O Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
O IlsemanniteMo3O8 · nH2O
O MaghemiteFe23+O3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O AnataseTiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O InyoiteCa(H4B3O7)(OH) · 4H2O
O SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
O KorneliteFe2(SO4)3 · 7H2O
O RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
O RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
O SiderotilFeSO4 · 5H2O
O MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O AluminocopiapiteAl2/3Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
NaSodium
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
MgMagnesium
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Mg Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Mg AluminocopiapiteAl2/3Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al AluminocopiapiteAl2/3Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Creolite)SiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si BementiteMn7Si6O15(OH)8
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si IlvaiteCaFe3+Fe22+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Si TridymiteSiO2
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
PPhosphorus
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S SulphurS8
S PyriteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S GreenockiteCdS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S CinnabarHgS
S ChalcociteCu2S
S AcanthiteAg2S
S Rhomboclase(H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2O
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S DigeniteCu9S5
S CovelliteCuS
S VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S LuzoniteCu3AsS4
S FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
S CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S Chalcopyrite (var: Blister Copper)CuFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S IdaiteCu5FeS6
S SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
S KorneliteFe2(SO4)3 · 7H2O
S RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
S RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
S SiderotilFeSO4 · 5H2O
S MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S AluminocopiapiteAl2/3Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca IlvaiteCaFe3+Fe22+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca InyoiteCa(H4B3O7)(OH) · 4H2O
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti AnataseTiO2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Cr MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Cr Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn BementiteMn7Si6O15(OH)8
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
Fe FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Rhomboclase(H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2O
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe IlvaiteCaFe3+Fe22+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Fe Platinum (var: Ferroan Platinum)(Pt,Fe)
Fe FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Fe MaghemiteFe23+O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Chalcopyrite (var: Blister Copper)CuFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe IdaiteCu5FeS6
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
Fe KorneliteFe2(SO4)3 · 7H2O
Fe RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Fe RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
Fe SiderotilFeSO4 · 5H2O
Fe MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe AluminocopiapiteAl2/3Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
NiNickel
Ni ZaratiteNi3(CO3)(OH)4 · 4H2O ?
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Ni NickelineNiAs
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu LuzoniteCu3AsS4
Cu FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Cu Chalcopyrite (var: Blister Copper)CuFeS2
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu IdaiteCu5FeS6
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn ZincZn
AsArsenic
As SperrylitePtAs2
As LuzoniteCu3AsS4
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As NickelineNiAs
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Mo IlsemanniteMo3O8 · nH2O
PdPalladium
Pd Palladium(Pd,Pt)
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
TeTellurium
Te HessiteAg2Te
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba WitheriteBaCO3
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
OsOsmium
Os Osmium (var: Iridosmine)(Os,Ir)
Os Osmium(Os,Ir,Ru)
IrIridium
Ir Iridium(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ir Osmium (var: Iridosmine)(Os,Ir)
PtPlatinum
Pt PlatinumPt
Pt Platinum (var: Ferroan Platinum)(Pt,Fe)
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg MercuryHg
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

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