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Huelgoat, Finistère, Brittany, Francei
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The site of the Humboldt shaft

Huelgoat, Finistère, Brittany, France
Granitic Chaos in Huelgoat Forest

Huelgoat, Finistère, Brittany, France
The site of the Humboldt shaft

Huelgoat, Finistère, Brittany, France
Granitic Chaos in Huelgoat Forest

Huelgoat, Finistère, Brittany, France
Name in French:Huelgoat, Finistère, Bretagne, France
Name in Breton:An Uhelgoad, Penn-ar-Bed, Breizh, Bro-C'hall
Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:Commune
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Huelgoat1,759 (2016)


"Cordierite, feldspar, quartz, and tourmaline in the granite quarries to the north, along the lake and at the beginning of the road to Goassalec [a hamlet of Berrien, https://www.mindat.org/loc-41254.html]. At the locality, ask for directions to the Menez-Plom mine in Carnoët [https://www.mindat.org/loc-190113.html], with galena and quartz on the dumps." [Belot, 1978]

A commune containing the town of Huelgoat.

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

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Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris. Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome II, 171.
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.; Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome II, 171.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris. Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome I, 158.
Aluminite
Formula: Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Austinite
Formula: CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Pierrot, R., Chauris, L., and Laforêt, C. (1973) Inventaire minéralogique de la France: 29- Finistère. B.R.G.M. Paris.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
'Biotite'
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 255.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Pierrot, R., Chauris, L., and Laforêt, C. (1973) Inventaire minéralogique de la France: 29- Finistère. B.R.G.M. Paris.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Pierrot, R., Chauris, L., and Laforêt, C. (1973) Inventaire minéralogique de la France: 29- Finistère. B.R.G.M. Paris.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Bromargyrite
Formula: AgBr
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris. Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome III, 546.
Canfieldite
Formula: Ag8SnS6
Description: Forms rims around cassiterite.
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Description: Inclusions in galena.
Reference: Pierrot, R., Chauris, L., and Laforêt, C. (1973) Inventaire minéralogique de la France: 29- Finistère. B.R.G.M. Paris.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Chlorargyrite var: Bromian Chlorargyrite
Formula: Ag(Cl,Br)
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 104-105
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Pierrot, R., Chauris, L., and Laforêt, C. (1973) Inventaire minéralogique de la France: 29- Finistère. B.R.G.M. Paris.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910) Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies. Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger (Ed.), Tome I, 520.; Lukas, Yann (1978) Roches et minéraux de Bretagne. Editions Ouest-France, 33 pp. [p. 26.]; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Pierrot, R., Chauris, L., and Laforêt, C. (1973) Inventaire minéralogique de la France: 29- Finistère. B.R.G.M. Paris.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Diadochite
Formula: Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.; Chauris, L. (2014) Minéraux de Bretagne. Les Editions du Piat, 296.
Franckeite
Formula: Fe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Galena var: Plumbeine
Formula: PbS
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome II, 474.
'Gigantolite'
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris. Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome I, 520.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: [http://www.zampano.com/minmax/fundort.php3?lang=US&fp=1959&foid=1542]
Gold
Formula: Au
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: [http://www.zampano.com/minmax/fundort.php3?lang=US&fp=1959&foid=1542]
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris. Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome I, 476.
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome II, 698.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Kësterite
Formula: Cu2ZnSnS4
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Laumontite (TL)
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Description: In clayey shales of galena mines.
Reference: [Specimen in the Natural History Museum, London] Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome II, 341.
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: [http://www.zampano.com/minmax/fundort.php3?lang=US&fp=1959&foid=1542]
Likasite
Formula: Cu3(NO3)(OH)5 · 2H2O
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy Vol V
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 65.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Pierrot, R., Chauris, L., and Laforêt, C. (1973) Inventaire minéralogique de la France: 29- Finistère. B.R.G.M. Paris.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Meneghinite
Formula: Pb13CuSb7S24
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Meta-aluminite
Formula: Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 5H2O
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Pierrot, R., Chauris, L., and Laforêt, C. (1973) Inventaire minéralogique de la France: 29- Finistère. B.R.G.M. Paris.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Plumbogummite (TL)
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: J.J. Berzelius "Nouv. Syst. Mineral." (1819), p.283; 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: 831; Clark (1993) - "Hey's Mineral Index" Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 589-591.
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rosièresite
Formula: (Pb, Cu, Al, P, O, H)
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris. Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 533.
Semseyite
Formula: Pb9Sb8S21
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 151.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Description: Replaces sphalerite.
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: Pierrot, R., Chauris, L., and Laforêt, C. (1973) Inventaire minéralogique de la France: 29- Finistère. B.R.G.M. Paris.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910) Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome V, 78.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Ullmannite
Formula: NiSbS
Reference: R.PIERROT, L. CHAURIS, C. LAFORET (1973) : "Inventaire minéralogique de la France : 29- Finistère.", B.R.G.M. Paris.
Zinkenite
Formula: Pb9Sb22S42

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Canfieldite2.BA.70Ag8SnS6
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Dyscrasite2.AA.35Ag3Sb
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Franckeite2.HF.25bFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Plumbeine2.CD.10PbS
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Kësterite 2.CB.15aCu2ZnSnS4
Linnaeite2.DA.05Co2+Co3+2S4
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Meneghinite2.HB.05bPb13CuSb7S24
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Semseyite2.HC.10dPb9Sb8S21
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Marmatite2.CB.05a(Zn,Fe)S
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Ullmannite2.EB.25NiSbS
Zinkenite2.JB.35aPb9Sb22S42
Group 3 - Halides
Bromargyrite3.AA.15AgBr
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
var: Bromian Chlorargyrite3.AA.15Ag(Cl,Br)
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Likasite5.ND.05Cu3(NO3)(OH)5 · 2H2O
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Aluminite7.DC.05Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Meta-aluminite7.DC.05Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 5H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Austinite8.BH.35CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Diadochite8.DB.05Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Plumbogummite (TL)8.BL.10PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Rosièresite8.DF.10(Pb, Cu, Al, P, O, H)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Laumontite (TL)9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Biotite'-
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Feldspar Group'-
'Gigantolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'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
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Dyscrasite2.2.1.1Ag3Sb
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Canfieldite2.5.6.2Ag8SnS6
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Kësterite 2.9.2.9Cu2ZnSnS4
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Linnaeite2.10.1.1Co2+Co3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Ullmannite2.12.3.3NiSbS
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Franckeite3.1.4.2Fe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Meneghinite3.3.5.1Pb13CuSb7S24
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
Semseyite3.6.20.4Pb9Sb8S21
1 < ø < 2
Zinkenite3.8.1.1Pb9Sb22S42
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Bromargyrite9.1.4.2AgBr
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 19 - NITRATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Anhydrous Nitrates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Likasite19.1.5.1Cu3(NO3)(OH)5 · 2H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Aluminite31.7.4.1Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Meta-aluminite31.7.5.1Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 5H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Austinite41.5.1.3CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Plumbogummite (TL)42.7.3.5PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Miscellaneous
Rosièresite42.13.7.1(Pb, Cu, Al, P, O, H)
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Diadochite43.5.2.1Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
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
Laumontite (TL)77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Oligoclase
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Biotite'-
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
Chlorargyrite
var: Bromian Chlorargyrite
-Ag(Cl,Br)
'Feldspar Group'-
Galena
var: Plumbeine
-PbS
'Gigantolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Sphalerite
var: Marmatite
-(Zn,Fe)S
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Rosièresite(Pb, Cu, Al, P, O, H)
H Meta-aluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 5H2O
H AluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
H LikasiteCu3(NO3)(OH)5 · 2H2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
NNitrogen
N LikasiteCu3(NO3)(OH)5 · 2H2O
OOxygen
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CassiteriteSnO2
O CerussitePbCO3
O DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O CalciteCaCO3
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Rosièresite(Pb, Cu, Al, P, O, H)
O Meta-aluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 5H2O
O AluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
O LikasiteCu3(NO3)(OH)5 · 2H2O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O SideriteFeCO3
NaSodium
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
AlAluminium
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Rosièresite(Pb, Cu, Al, P, O, H)
Al Meta-aluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 5H2O
Al AluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
SiSilicon
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
PPhosphorus
P PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P Rosièresite(Pb, Cu, Al, P, O, H)
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AnglesitePbSO4
S SphaleriteZnS
S Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S CanfielditeAg8SnS6
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S CovelliteCuS
S DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
S GalenaPbS
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S Kësterite Cu2ZnSnS4
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
S MilleriteNiS
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S UllmanniteNiSbS
S ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
S Meta-aluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 5H2O
S AluminiteAl2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
S Galena (var: Plumbeine)PbS
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Cl Chlorargyrite (var: Bromian Chlorargyrite)Ag(Cl,Br)
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Fe FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
Co LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
NiNickel
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni UllmanniteNiSbS
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu Kësterite Cu2ZnSnS4
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu Rosièresite(Pb, Cu, Al, P, O, H)
Cu LikasiteCu3(NO3)(OH)5 · 2H2O
ZnZinc
Zn AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Zn Kësterite Cu2ZnSnS4
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
AsArsenic
As AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
BrBromine
Br BromargyriteAgBr
Br Chlorargyrite (var: Bromian Chlorargyrite)Ag(Cl,Br)
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag BromargyriteAgBr
Ag CanfielditeAg8SnS6
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag DyscrasiteAg3Sb
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag Chlorargyrite (var: Bromian Chlorargyrite)Ag(Cl,Br)
SnTin
Sn CanfielditeAg8SnS6
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Sn Kësterite Cu2ZnSnS4
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
SbAntimony
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb DyscrasiteAg3Sb
Sb FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Sb MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
Sb UllmanniteNiSbS
Sb ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
Pb ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
Pb Rosièresite(Pb, Cu, Al, P, O, H)
Pb Galena (var: Plumbeine)PbS
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14

References

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Lacroix, A. (1910) Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies. Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger (Ed.).
Palache, C., Berman, H., and Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 831.
Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Lukas, Yann (1978) Roches et minéraux de Bretagne. Editions Ouest-France, 33 pp. [pp. 9, 15-16, 26, 30.]
GR56-AFM (1989) Mines de Huelgoat. Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 1, 21-45.
Collectif (2012) Mines et Minéraux du Huelgoat & de Poullaouen (Finistère, Bretagne). Le Règne Minéral, hors-série, XVIII, 108 pp.

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