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Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Zeitner, 1968. Appalachian Mineral & Gem Trails
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Habit: trapazohedra
Colour: colorless
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 68:167; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71; Patrick E. Haynes (2012) Zeolites and associated minerals from Sugar Grove, Pendelton County, West Virginia. New Mexico Mineral Symposium November 10-11, 2012 Abstracts pp 19-20
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Zeitner, 1968. Appalachian Mineral & Gem Trails
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 68:167; Patrick E. Haynes (2012) Zeolites and associated minerals from Sugar Grove, Pendelton County, West Virginia. New Mexico Mineral Symposium November 10-11, 2012 Abstracts pp 19-20
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Biotite'
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Ferroan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Fe)CO3
Reference: A GUIDE TO THE GEOLOGY OF THE SINNETT-THORN MOUNTAIN CAVE SYSTEM, PENDLETON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Chabazite'
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 68:167; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: Patrick E. Haynes (2012) Zeolites and associated minerals from Sugar Grove, Pendelton County, West Virginia. New Mexico Mineral Symposium November 10-11, 2012 Abstracts pp 19-20
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Roberts, Rapp, & Weber, 1974. Encylopedia of Minerals
Chamosite var: Thuringite
Formula: (Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Reference: Roberts, Rapp, & Weber, 1974. Encylopedia of Minerals
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: No reference listed
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Daubréelite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Diamond
Formula: C
Description: "Punch" Jones Diamond from near Peterstown. A near perfect octahedron weighing 34.46 carats and is 5/8 inches long.
Reference: West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey website faq
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Meteoritics, Vol. 20, p.701-702; Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Erionite' ?
Reference: Patrick E. Haynes (2012) Zeolites and associated minerals from Sugar Grove, Pendelton County, West Virginia. New Mexico Mineral Symposium November 10-11, 2012 Abstracts pp 19-20
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Meteoritics, Vol. 20, p.701-702
'Feldspar Group'
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Galena
Formula: PbS
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Byron F. King (1932) American Mineralogist, 17, #10, 485-490.
'Glauconite'
Formula: (K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Reference: Ladd, Harry S. (1944) Manganese Deposits Of The Sweet Springs District West Virginia And Virginia : USGS Bulletion 940-G
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: James Hart Carry Martens (1943) Rock -Salt deposits of West Virginia : West Virginia Geological Survey Bulletion No.7
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 68:167; Patrick E. Haynes (2012) Zeolites and associated minerals from Sugar Grove, Pendelton County, West Virginia. New Mexico Mineral Symposium November 10-11, 2012 Abstracts pp 19-20
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
'Hornblende'
Reference: Byron F. King (1932) American Mineralogist, 17, #10, 485-490.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Byron F. King (1932) American Mineralogist, 17, #10, 485-490.
Ice
Formula: H2O
Description: Ephemeral
Reference: http://www.mindat.org/photo-27554.html
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Byron F. King (1932) American Mineralogist, 17, #10, 485-490.
Lechatelierite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXVII (2006) LIGHTNING STRIKE GLASSES AS AN ANALOG FOR IMPACT GLASSES: 57Fe MÖSSBAUER SPECTROSCOPY OF FULGURITES.
Leucoxene
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: Nicolay & Stone (1967), Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of the Eastern US, p.196
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Zeitner, 1968. Appalachian Mineral & Gem Trails
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Zeitner ,1968. Appalachian Mineral & Gem Trails
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 68:167; Patrick E. Haynes (2012) Zeolites and associated minerals from Sugar Grove, Pendelton County, West Virginia. New Mexico Mineral Symposium November 10-11, 2012 Abstracts pp 19-20
'Microperthite'
Reference: Byron F. King (1932) American Mineralogist, 17, #10, 485-490.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71, 424
Niter
Formula: KNO3
Nitrocalcite
Formula: Ca(NO3)2 · 4H2O
Reference: A GUIDE TO THE GEOLOGY OF THE SINNETT-THORN MOUNTAIN CAVE SYSTEM, PENDLETON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 68:167; Patrick E. Haynes (2012) Zeolites and associated minerals from Sugar Grove, Pendelton County, West Virginia. New Mexico Mineral Symposium November 10-11, 2012 Abstracts pp 19-20
'Ochre'
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: West Virginia Geological & Economic Survey
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Byron F. King (1932) American Mineralogist, 17, #10, 485-490.
'Petrified Wood'
'Phillipsite'
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71, 424
'Psilomelane'
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Quartz var: Carnelian
Reference: West Virginia Geological & Economic Survey
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Fossil Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: various photographs
Quartz var: Jasper
Quartz var: Milky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Byron F. King (1932) American Mineralogist, 17, #10, 485-490.
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71, 424
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: George H. Williams (1890) Celestite from Mineral County, West Virginia
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 68:167; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 71; Patrick E. Haynes (2012) Zeolites and associated minerals from Sugar Grove, Pendelton County, West Virginia. New Mexico Mineral Symposium November 10-11, 2012 Abstracts pp 19-20
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Byron F. King (1932) American Mineralogist, 17, #10, 485-490.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Whitlockite
Formula: Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Reference: Meteoritics, volume 7, number 1, pages 31-38
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Byron F. King (1932) American Mineralogist, 17, #10, 485-490.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Diamond1.CB.10aC
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Alabandite2.CD.10MnS
Daubréelite2.DA.05Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ice4.AA.05H2O
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Lechatelierite4.DA.30SiO2
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: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Carnelian4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Fossil Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var: Milky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Ferroan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Fe)CO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Niter5.NA.10KNO3
Nitrocalcite5.NC.10Ca(NO3)2 · 4H2O
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chlorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Whitlockite8.AC.45Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Chabazite-Ca9.GD.10(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
var: Thuringite9.EC.55(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Thomsonite-Ca9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Erionite' ?-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Glauconite'-(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
'Hornblende'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Leucoxene-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Microperthite'-
'Ochre'-
'Petrified Wood'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Psilomelane'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'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
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Semi-metals and non-metals
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Daubréelite2.10.1.11Fe2+Cr3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Ice4.1.2.1H2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnesiochromite7.2.3.1MgCr2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 18 - NORMAL NITRATES
AXO3·xH2O, where x can equal zero
Niter18.1.2.1KNO3
A(XO3)2·xH2O, where x can equal zero
Nitrocalcite18.2.2.1Ca(NO3)2 · 4H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Whitlockite38.3.4.1Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Chlorapatite41.8.1.2Ca5(PO4)3Cl
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 [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
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
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
'Glauconite'71.2.2a.5(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Chamosite71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
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)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Chabazite-Ca77.1.2.1(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Harmotome77.1.3.5(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Oligoclase
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Biotite'-
Calcite
var: Ferroan Calcite
-(Ca,Fe)CO3
'Chabazite'-
Chamosite
var: Thuringite
-(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
'Chlorite Group'-
'Erionite' ?-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Hornblende'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Iron-Fe
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Lechatelierite-SiO2
Leucoxene-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Microperthite'-
'Ochre'-
'Petrified Wood'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Psilomelane'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Carnelian-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Fossil Agate-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
var: Milky Quartz-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H IceH2O
H Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
H WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
H NitrocalciteCa(NO3)2 · 4H2O
H Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
H Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
H Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C DiamondC
C Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
C GraphiteC
C StrontianiteSrCO3
NNitrogen
N NiterKNO3
N NitrocalciteCa(NO3)2 · 4H2O
OOxygen
O NiterKNO3
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O CelestineSrSO4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O SideriteFeCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O Quartz (var: Milky Quartz)SiO2
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O IceH2O
O Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O RutileTiO2
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O Quartz (var: Fossil Agate)SiO2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
O WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
O ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
O NitrocalciteCa(NO3)2 · 4H2O
O Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
O Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O LechatelieriteSiO2
O Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Na HaliteNaCl
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Mg WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Mg Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Mg Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
AlAluminium
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Al Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Al Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si Quartz (var: Milky Quartz)SiO2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Fossil Agate)SiO2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Si Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Si LechatelieriteSiO2
Si Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
P ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S CelestineSrSO4
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S SulphurS8
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S TroiliteFeS
S DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
S AlabanditeMnS
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
Cl HaliteNaCl
KPotassium
K NiterKNO3
K Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Ca ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
Ca NitrocalciteCa(NO3)2 · 4H2O
Ca Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
CrChromium
Cr MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Cr DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
MnManganese
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn AlabanditeMnS
FeIron
Fe NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe Chamosite (var: Thuringite)(Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
Fe Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Fe Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Fe IronFe
NiNickel
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
CuCopper
Cu CopperCu
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
BaBarium
Ba Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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