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Castor Mine, Loope, Engelskirchen, Bergisches Land, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
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Latitude & Longitude:
51° North , 7° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~156km
Locality type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Grube Castor, Loope, Engelskirchen, Bergisches Land, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland


Ancient lead and zinc mine, closed in 1913.
Several dumps are located in the Agger Valley, just north of Ehreshoven Castle. Located 2 km NW of Loope and about 4.5 km WSW of Engelskirchen.

Note on the mineral list: some identifications by Habel & Linder (2009) appear questionable (the majority are assigned a question mark in the article but not all).

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


70 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Ankerite ?
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Bayldonite
Formula: PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Brianyoungite
Formula: Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Caledonite ?
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Carminite ?
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Chalcoalumite ?
Formula: CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Conichalcite ?
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Crednerite ?
Formula: CuMnO2
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Delafossite ?
Formula: CuFeO2
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990; Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Duftite ?
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Dundasite
Formula: PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Jarosite ?
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Liroconite ?
Formula: Cu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
'Manganomelane'
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Massicot ?
Formula: PbO
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Minium ?
Formula: Pb3O4
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Namuwite
Formula: Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Plattnerite ?
Formula: PbO2
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Pseudomalachite ?
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Ramsbeckite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)15(SO4)4(OH)22 · 6H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Rosasite ?
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Schulenbergite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Siegenite
Formula: CoNi2S4
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Susannite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
'Wad'
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Siegenite2.DA.05CoNi2S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Coronadite4.DK.05aPb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Crednerite ?4.AB.05CuMnO2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Delafossite ?4.AB.15CuFeO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Massicot ?4.AC.25PbO
Minium ?4.BD.05Pb3O4
Plattnerite ?4.DB.05PbO2
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite ?5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Brianyoungite5.BF.30Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dundasite5.DB.10PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Leadhillite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite ?5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Susannite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Antlerite7.BB.15Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Caledonite ?7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Chalcoalumite ?7.DD.75CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Goslarite7.CB.40ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite ?7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Namuwite7.DD.50Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Posnjakite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Ramsbeckite7.DD.60(Cu,Zn)15(SO4)4(OH)22 · 6H2O
Schulenbergite7.DD.80(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Serpierite7.DD.30Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Annabergite8.CE.40Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Bayldonite8.BH.45PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Carminite ?8.BH.30PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Conichalcite ?8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Corkite8.BL.05PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Duftite ?8.BH.35PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Liroconite ?8.DF.20Cu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Olivenite8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Pseudomalachite ?8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganomelane'-
'Wad'-

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
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Siegenite2.10.1.6CoNi2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Massicot ?4.2.7.1PbO
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
AX2
Plattnerite ?4.4.1.6PbO2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
ABX2
Crednerite ?7.1.2.1CuMnO2
Delafossite ?7.1.1.1CuFeO2
AB2X4
Minium ?7.2.8.1Pb3O4
AB8X16
Coronadite7.9.1.4Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite ?14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(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
Rosasite ?16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Dundasite16b.2.1.1PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Leadhillite17.1.2.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Susannite17.1.3.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Goslarite29.6.11.2ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Antlerite30.1.12.1Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite ?30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Schulenbergite31.1.6.1(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
(AB)5(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Chalcoalumite ?31.3.1.1CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Namuwite31.4.7.1Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Posnjakite31.4.1.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Ramsbeckite31.4.9.1(Cu,Zn)15(SO4)4(OH)22 · 6H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Serpierite31.6.2.1Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Anhydrous Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Caledonite ?32.3.2.1Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Annabergite40.3.6.4Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Pseudomalachite ?41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Bayldonite41.5.14.1PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Conichalcite ?41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Duftite ?41.5.1.4PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Olivenite41.6.6.1Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Carminite ?41.10.6.1PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Liroconite ?42.2.1.1Cu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Corkite43.4.1.2PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Brianyoungite-Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganomelane'-
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
H Ramsbeckite(Cu,Zn)15(SO4)4(OH)22 · 6H2O
H Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
H SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
H BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
H DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
H NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
H PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
H SusannitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
H CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
H ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
H DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H LiroconiteCu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
C DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
C SusannitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CerussitePbCO3
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O CupriteCu2O
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O QuartzSiO2
O Ramsbeckite(Cu,Zn)15(SO4)4(OH)22 · 6H2O
O Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
O SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O TenoriteCuO
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
O BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
O CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
O NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
O PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
O SusannitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
O ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
O CredneriteCuMnO2
O DelafossiteCuFeO2
O DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O LiroconiteCu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
O MassicotPbO
O MiniumPb3O4
O PlattneritePbO2
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Al ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Al LiroconiteCu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
SiSilicon
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
S GalenaPbS
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S CovelliteCuS
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
S GreenockiteCdS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S Ramsbeckite(Cu,Zn)15(SO4)4(OH)22 · 6H2O
S Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
S SulphurS8
S SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S SiegeniteCoNi2S4
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S SphaleriteZnS
S BaryteBaSO4
S BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
S NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
S PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
S SusannitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
S CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
S ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Mn CredneriteCuMnO2
FeIron
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe DelafossiteCuFeO2
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co SiegeniteCoNi2S4
NiNickel
Ni AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni SiegeniteCoNi2S4
CuCopper
Cu AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
Cu Ramsbeckite(Cu,Zn)15(SO4)4(OH)22 · 6H2O
Cu Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Cu SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Cu PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Cu CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Cu ChalcoalumiteCuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Cu CredneriteCuMnO2
Cu DelafossiteCuFeO2
Cu DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu LiroconiteCu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
Cu PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn Ramsbeckite(Cu,Zn)15(SO4)4(OH)22 · 6H2O
Zn Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Zn SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Zn NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
As BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
As DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
As CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
As ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
As LiroconiteCu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Pb DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Pb SusannitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Pb CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Pb DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Pb CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb MassicotPbO
Pb MiniumPb3O4
Pb PlattneritePbO2

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Baade, R. (1987): Emser Hefte 8 (2), 57-64.
Habel, B. & Linder, R. (2009): Die Grube "Castor" bei Loope und ihre Mineralien. Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 10-23.

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