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Iraq

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Area:437,072 km2
Locality type:Country


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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

Actinolite

Åkermanite

Albite

var: Andesine

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Analcime

Anatase

Andalusite

Ankerite

Annabergite

Antigorite

'Apatite'

Aragonite

Arsenopyrite

Augite

var: Fassaite

var: Titanian Augite

Azurite

Baddeleyite

Baghdadite (TL)

Baryte

'Biotite'

Böhmite

Calcite

Calzirtite

Celsian

Cerussite

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chamosite

Chlorapatite

'Chlorite Group'

'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'

Chromite

Chrysocolla

Chrysotile

Clinochlore

var: Chromian Clinochlore

'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'

Columbite-(Fe)

var: Scandian Columbite-(Fe)

Copper

Cordierite

Curienite

Cuspidine

Cymrite

Diaspore

Diopside

Djerfisherite

Dolomite

Edenite

Epidote

'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'

Fluorapatite

var: Strontian Apatite

Fluorite

Forsterite

Foshagite

Galena

'Garnet Group'

Gibbsite

'Glass'

Glauconite

Goethite

Greenockite

Grossular

'Halloysite'

Hematite

Hydrotalcite

Ilmenite

Iraqite-(La) (TL)

Iron

var: Kamacite

Kaersutite

Kaolinite

'Limonite'

Lizardite

Magnetite

var: Ishkulite

var: Titaniferous Magnetite

Malachite

Marcasite

'Melilite Group'

Merrillite

Monazite-(Ce)

Monticellite

Morenosite

Muscovite

var: Barian Muscovite

Nickeline

Orthoclase

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Palygorskite

Perovskite

Phlogopite

Pyrite

var: Cuprian Pyrite

Pyrolusite

Pyrrhotite

Qandilite (TL)

Quartz

Rammelsbergite

Romanèchite

Rutile

var: Niobian Rutile

Schorlomite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

Sinjarite (TL)

Smithsonite

Sphalerite

Spinel

var: Chlorospinel

Taenite

Thorianite

Thorite

var: Uranothorite

'Tourmaline'

Troilite

Uraninite

Valleriite

Wollastonite

Xenotime-(Y)

Xonotlite

Zircon


97 valid minerals. 4 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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References

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Yassin, S.Z., Goff, J.C. (Eds.) (2006): Geology of Iraq. Dolin, Prague and Moravian Museum, Brno, 337 pp.

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