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Area:165,200,000 km2
Locality type:Ocean


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

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Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Amphibole Supergroup
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
'Andesite'
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Anorthite var: Bytownite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Apatite'
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
'Basalt'
Birnessite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Bismoclite
Formula: BiOCl
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Ferroan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Fe)CO3
Calcite var: Mg-rich Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mg)CO3
Caminite (TL)
Formula: Mg7(SO4)5(OH)4 · H2O
Reference: Am Min 71 (1986), 819
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Clinoptilolite'
Clinoptilolite-Na
Formula: Na6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Corrensite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
Feroxyhyte
Formula: Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Ferrihydrite
Formula: Fe3+10O14(OH)2
'Flint'
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
'Gabbro'
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Garnierite'
Geocronite
Formula: Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
'Glass'
Glaucodot
Formula: (Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Glauconite
Formula: (K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Gordaite
Formula: NaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Graphite
Formula: C
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Harzburgite'
Hedleyite
Formula: Bi7Te3
Heideite
Formula: (Fe,Cr)1.15(Ti,Fe)2S4
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Hercynite var: Picotite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Hydrobiotite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Idaite
Formula: Cu5FeS6
'Iddingsite'
Formula: MgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Iowaite
Formula: Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16Cl2 · 4H2O
Isocubanite (TL)
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine(1988) 52, 509-514
Jadeite
Formula: Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jonassonite
Formula: AuBi5S4
Jordanite
Formula: Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Joséite-A
Formula: Bi4TeS2
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'K Feldspar'
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
'Labradorite'
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Leucoxene
'Lherzolite'
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Luzonite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Maldonite
Formula: Au2Bi
'Manganese Oxides'
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
'Melnikovite'
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Mylonite'
Natroalunite
Formula: NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Opal-CT
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'Peridotite'
'Phillipsite'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
'Rhyolite'
Rustenburgite
Formula: (Pt,Pd)3Sn
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Safflorite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
'Silica'
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Schalenblende
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Stevensite
Formula: (Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
'Stilbite subgroup'
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tamarugite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Todorokite
Formula: (Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Ultramylonite'
'UM1989-04-C:TiV'
Formula: (V,Ti)C
'UM2001-18-Si:CuPtSn'
Formula: (Cu,Pt)4Si
'Unnamed (Fe Silicide II)'
Formula: Fe2Si
'Unnamed (Gallium Nitride)'
Formula: GaN
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Variscite var: Ferrian Variscite
Formula: (Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
Vernadite
Formula: (Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Villamaninite
Formula: (Cu,Ni,Co,Fe)S2
'Wad'
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Zeolite Group'
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Bismuth'1.CA.05Bi
Electrum1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Rustenburgite1.AG.10(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
UM2001-18-Si:CuPtSn1.BB.10(Cu,Pt)4Si
Unnamed (Gallium Nitride)1.BC.20GaN
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
'Alabandite'2.CD.10MnS
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Boulangerite'2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Geocronite2.JB.30aPb14(Sb,As)6S23
Glaucodot2.EB.10c(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Hedleyite2.DC.05Bi7Te3
Heideite2.DA.15(Fe,Cr)1.15(Ti,Fe)2S4
Idaite2.CB.15aCu5FeS6
Isocubanite (TL)2.CB.55bCuFe2S3
Jonassonite2.LA.65AuBi5S4
Jordanite2.JB.30aPb14(As,Sb)6S23
Luzonite2.KA.10Cu3AsS4
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Maldonite2.AA.40Au2Bi
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Safflorite2.EB.15a(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Schalenblende2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Villamaninite2.EB.05a(Cu,Ni,Co,Fe)S2
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 3 - Halides
'Atacamite'3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
'Bismoclite'3.DC.25BiOCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Anatase'4.DD.05TiO2
'Birnessite'4.FL.45(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
'Bismite'4.CB.60Bi2O3
'Brucite'4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Feroxyhyte4.FE.40Fe3+O(OH)
Ferrihydrite4.FE.35Fe3+10O14(OH)2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
var: Picotite4.BB.05(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Iowaite4.FL.05Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16Cl2 · 4H2O
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-CT4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Todorokite4.DK.10(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Vernadite4.FE.40(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Ankerite'5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
'Aragonite'5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Ferroan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Fe)CO3
var: Mg-rich Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Mg)CO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Anglesite'7.AD.35PbSO4
'Anhydrite'7.AD.30CaSO4
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Caminite (TL)7.BB.05Mg7(SO4)5(OH)4 · H2O
Gordaite7.DF.50NaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Natroalunite7.BC.10NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Tamarugite7.CC.10NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
var: Ferrian Variscite8.CD.10(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Allophane'9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
'Anorthite'9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Bytownite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Augite'9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Celadonite9.EC.15K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Clinoptilolite-Na9.GE.05Na6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Corrensite9.EC.60(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Hydrobiotite9.EC.60K(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Jadeite9.DA.25Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Labradorite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Lizardite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Pargasite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Saponite9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Stevensite9.EC.45(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zeolite Group9.G0.
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Andesite'-
'Apatite'-
'Basalt'-
Chlorite Group-
Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)-
Clinoptilolite-
Clinopyroxene Subgroup-
Fayalite-Forsterite Series-
Feldspar Group-
Flint-
Gabbro-
Garnierite-
Glass-
Glauconite-(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Grossular-Hibschite Series-
Harzburgite-
Iddingsite-MgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
Joséite-A-Bi4TeS2
K Feldspar-
Leucoxene-
Lherzolite-
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Manganese Oxides-
Melnikovite-
Mylonite-
Orthopyroxene Subgroup-
Peridotite-
Phillipsite-
Pyroxene Group-
Rhyolite-
Silica-
Smectite Group-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Stilbite subgroup-
UM1989-04-C:TiV-(V,Ti)C
Ultramylonite-
Unnamed (Fe Silicide II)-Fe2Si
Wad-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Maldonite1.1.3.1Au2Bi
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Rustenburgite1.2.5.2(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
'Unnamed (Gallium Nitride)'1.3.10.GaN
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 4:3
Hedleyite2.6.3.3Bi7Te3
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
Idaite2.9.14.1Cu5FeS6
Isocubanite (TL)2.9.13.3CuFe2S3
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Heideite2.10.2.3(Fe,Cr)1.15(Ti,Fe)2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Glaucodot2.12.6.1(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Safflorite2.12.2.11(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Villamaninite2.12.1.6(Cu,Ni,Co,Fe)S2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Luzonite3.2.2.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Geocronite3.3.1.2Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Jordanite3.3.1.1Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Bismite4.3.10.2Bi2O3
Ferrihydrite4.3.2.2Fe3+10O14(OH)2
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Vernadite4.4.9.1(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Feroxyhyte6.1.4.4Fe3+O(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
Miscellaneous
Iowaite6.4.5.1Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16Cl2 · 4H2O
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
(AB)2X3
Birnessite7.5.3.1(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
AB3X7
Todorokite7.8.1.1(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
A(O,OH)Xq
Bismoclite10.2.1.2BiOCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Tamarugite29.5.3.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Caminite (TL)31.10.9.1Mg7(SO4)5(OH)4 · H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
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 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
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Jadeite65.1.3c.1Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Pargasite66.1.3a.12{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Lizardite71.1.2b.2Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Celadonite71.2.2a.6K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Glauconite71.2.2a.5(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Hydrobiotite71.2.2d.1K(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(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
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Saponite71.3.1b.2Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Stevensite71.3.1b.6(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Corrensite71.4.2.5(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
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)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
Amphibole Supergroup-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Andesite'-
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Bytownite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Apatite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Basalt'-
Calcite
var: Ferroan Calcite
-(Ca,Fe)CO3
var: Mg-rich Calcite-(Ca,Mg)CO3
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Clinoptilolite'-
Clinoptilolite-Na-Na6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Flint'-
'Gabbro'-
'Garnierite'-
'Glass'-
Gordaite-NaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'-
'Harzburgite'-
Hercynite
var: Picotite
-(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
'Iddingsite'-MgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
Jonassonite-AuBi5S4
Joséite-A-Bi4TeS2
'K Feldspar'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Labradorite'-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Leucoxene-
'Lherzolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Melnikovite'-
'Mylonite'-
Natroalunite-NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Opal
var: Opal-CT
-SiO2 · nH2O
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Peridotite'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Rhyolite'-
'Silica'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Sphalerite
var: Schalenblende
-ZnS
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'UM1989-04-C:TiV'-(V,Ti)C
'UM2001-18-Si:CuPtSn'-(Cu,Pt)4Si
'Ultramylonite'-
'Unnamed (Fe Silicide II)'-Fe2Si
Variscite
var: Ferrian Variscite
-(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
'Wad'-
'Zeolite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H CaminiteMg7(SO4)5(OH)4 · H2O
H CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Clinoptilolite-NaNa6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
H Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H FeroxyhyteFe3+O(OH)
H Variscite (var: Ferrian Variscite)(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
H FerrihydriteFe103+O14(OH)2
H Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GordaiteNaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HydrobiotiteK(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
H IddingsiteMgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H IowaiteMg6Fe23+(OH)16Cl2 · 4H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
H Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
H Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
C GraphiteC
C KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C UM1989-04-C:TiV(V,Ti)C
NNitrogen
N Unnamed (Gallium Nitride)GaN
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O AnataseTiO2
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O AragoniteCaCO3
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O BaryteBaSO4
O Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
O BismiteBi2O3
O BismocliteBiOCl
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O CalciteCaCO3
O CaminiteMg7(SO4)5(OH)4 · H2O
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Clinoptilolite-NaNa6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
O Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
O CristobaliteSiO2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O FeroxyhyteFe3+O(OH)
O Variscite (var: Ferrian Variscite)(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
O FerrihydriteFe103+O14(OH)2
O Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GordaiteNaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O HydrobiotiteK(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
O IddingsiteMgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O IowaiteMg6Fe23+(OH)16Cl2 · 4H2O
O JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
O Labradorite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
O Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Na Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Na Clinoptilolite-NaNa6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Na Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Na Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Na GordaiteNaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Na JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Na Labradorite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Na SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Na TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Na Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Na Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg CaminiteMg7(SO4)5(OH)4 · H2O
Mg CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Mg HydrobiotiteK(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Mg IddingsiteMgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
Mg IowaiteMg6Fe23+(OH)16Cl2 · 4H2O
Mg LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Mg SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al Clinoptilolite-NaNa6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Al Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Variscite (var: Ferrian Variscite)(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
Al Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Al HydrobiotiteK(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Labradorite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Al SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Al Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Clinoptilolite-NaNa6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Si Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Si HydrobiotiteK(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si IddingsiteMgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Labradorite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si UM2001-18-Si:CuPtSn(Cu,Pt)4Si
Si Unnamed (Fe Silicide II)Fe2Si
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P Variscite (var: Ferrian Variscite)(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S AlabanditeMnS
S AnglesitePbSO4
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BaryteBaSO4
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S CaminiteMg7(SO4)5(OH)4 · H2O
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S CovelliteCuS
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S DigeniteCu9S5
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S GalenaPbS
S GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
S Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
S GordaiteNaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Heideite(Fe,Cr)1.15(Ti,Fe)2S4
S IdaiteCu5FeS6
S IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S JonassoniteAuBi5S4
S JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
S Joséite-ABi4TeS2
S LuzoniteCu3AsS4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S SulphurS8
S TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S Villamaninite(Cu,Ni,Co,Fe)S2
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl BismocliteBiOCl
Cl GordaiteNaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Cl IowaiteMg6Fe23+(OH)16Cl2 · 4H2O
KPotassium
K CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
K Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
K Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
K HydrobiotiteK(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Ca Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Ca Labradorite(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Ca Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ca SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Ca Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti Heideite(Fe,Cr)1.15(Ti,Fe)2S4
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti UM1989-04-C:TiV(V,Ti)C
VVanadium
V UM1989-04-C:TiV(V,Ti)C
CrChromium
Cr Heideite(Fe,Cr)1.15(Ti,Fe)2S4
Cr Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
MnManganese
Mn AlabanditeMnS
Mn Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Mn KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Mn Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Mn Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
FeIron
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Corrensite(Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe FeroxyhyteFe3+O(OH)
Fe Variscite (var: Ferrian Variscite)(Al,Fe)PO4 · 2H2O
Fe FerrihydriteFe103+O14(OH)2
Fe Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
Fe Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Fe Glauconite(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Heideite(Fe,Cr)1.15(Ti,Fe)2S4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Fe HydrobiotiteK(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Fe IdaiteCu5FeS6
Fe IddingsiteMgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe IowaiteMg6Fe23+(OH)16Cl2 · 4H2O
Fe IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Fe Unnamed (Fe Silicide II)Fe2Si
Fe Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Fe Villamaninite(Cu,Ni,Co,Fe)S2
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
Co Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Co Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Co Villamaninite(Cu,Ni,Co,Fe)S2
NiNickel
Ni Villamaninite(Cu,Ni,Co,Fe)S2
CuCopper
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu IdaiteCu5FeS6
Cu IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu LuzoniteCu3AsS4
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu UM2001-18-Si:CuPtSn(Cu,Pt)4Si
Cu Villamaninite(Cu,Ni,Co,Fe)S2
ZnZinc
Zn GordaiteNaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
GaGallium
Ga Unnamed (Gallium Nitride)GaN
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
As Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
As JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As LuzoniteCu3AsS4
As Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
SrStrontium
Sr Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
SnTin
Sn Rustenburgite(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
SbAntimony
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
Sb JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
TeTellurium
Te HedleyiteBi7Te3
Te Joséite-ABi4TeS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
PtPlatinum
Pt Rustenburgite(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Pt UM2001-18-Si:CuPtSn(Cu,Pt)4Si
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu
Au JonassoniteAuBi5S4
Au MaldoniteAu2Bi
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
Pb JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
BiBismuth
Bi BismiteBi2O3
Bi BismocliteBiOCl
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi HedleyiteBi7Te3
Bi JonassoniteAuBi5S4
Bi Joséite-ABi4TeS2
Bi MaldoniteAu2Bi

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Sonoran Desert, North America

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Atacama Desert, Chile

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