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Greifenstein Rocks, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge District, Saxony, Germany

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Name(s) in local language(s):Greifensteine, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 38' 54'' North , 12° 55' 51'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.64861,12.93111
GeoHash:G#: u310nk21s
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Outcrops of a Li-rich granite pegmatite.
The area is located in a protected nature park.

(Often said to be the type locality for Fluorapatite, discovered 1860, but Sauberg, also in EhrenFriedersdorf, has historical priority, 1823. See references under Sauberg.)

Regions containing this locality

Erzgebirge / Krusné Hory Mts (Ore Mts), Germany & Czech Republic

Mining District - 893 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


53 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Amblygonite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)F
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Apatite'
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf)
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Biotite'
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Childrenite
Formula: Fe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: 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: 783, 938.; Wittern, A. (2001) Mineralfundorte in Deutschland. Schweizerbart (Stuttgart).; Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf).
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Eosphorite
Formula: Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf)
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Stefan Wolfsried and Leon Hupperichs specimens
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Granite'
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf)
Greifensteinite (TL)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Description: In miarolithic cavities in Li-rich granite pegmatite.
Reference: ZVMO 131/4 (2002), 47; Am Min 88 (2003), 1176; Doklady Chemistry, 383, 78–81
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Ilsemannite
Formula: Mo3O8 · nH2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: 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: 938; Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001.
Lacroixite (TL)
Formula: NaAl(PO4)F
Description: Occurs in druses in granite.
Reference: Slavik, F. (1914) Neue Phosphate vom Greifenstein bei Ehrenfriedersdorf. Bulletin international de l’Académie des Sciences de Bohème: 19: 1-16.; 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: 783.; Wittern, A. (2001) Mineralfundorte in Deutschland. Schweizerbart (Stuttgart).; Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf)
Lithiophorite
Formula: (Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Morinite
Formula: NaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
Reference: 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: 783.; Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf).
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Nacrite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Natrodufrénite
Formula: NaFe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf)
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Roscherite (TL)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Reference: Slavik, F. (1914) Neue Phosphate vom Greifenstein bei Ehrenfriedersdorf. Bulletin international de l’ Académie des Sciences de Bohème: 19: 1-16.; 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: 783, 969.; Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf)
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf)
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Viitaniemiite
Formula: Na(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
Reference: Wittern, A. (2001) Mineralfundorte in Deutschland. Schweizerbart (Stuttgart).; Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/lacroixite.pdf).
'Wad'
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Zinnwaldite'
Reference: 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: 938; Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Bismuth'1.CA.05Bi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Ilsemannite4.FJ.15Mo3O8 · nH2O
Lithiophorite4.FE.25(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Amblygonite'8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)F
'Autunite'8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
'Cacoxenite'8.DC.40Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Childrenite8.DD.20Fe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Eosphorite8.DD.20Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Greifensteinite (TL)8.DA.10Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Lacroixite (TL)8.BH.10NaAl(PO4)F
Morinite8.DM.05NaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
Natrodufrénite8.DK.15NaFe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Roscherite (TL)8.DA.10Ca2Mn2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Viitaniemiite8.BL.15Na(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Allophane'9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
'Andalusite'9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
'Beryl'9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nacrite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
Chlorite Group-
Feldspar Group-
Garnet Group-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Granite-
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Wad-
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Zinnwaldite-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Miscellaneous
Ilsemannite4.6.3.1Mo3O8 · nH2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Miscellaneous
Lithiophorite6.4.1.1(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
AB8X16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)Zq
Viitaniemiite41.3.5.1Na(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Amblygonite41.5.8.1LiAl(PO4)F
Lacroixite (TL)41.5.5.1NaAl(PO4)F
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Hydroxylapatite41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Morinite42.4.2.1NaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Childrenite42.7.1.1Fe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Eosphorite42.7.1.2Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Roscherite (TL)42.7.7.1Ca2Mn2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Natrodufrénite42.9.1.3NaFe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Miscellaneous
Cacoxenite42.13.5.1Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
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
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
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
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(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
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)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Granite'-
Greifensteinite (TL)-Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Nacrite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wad'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
H ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
H IlsemanniteMo3O8 · nH2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Lithiophorite(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H MoriniteNaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H NacriteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H NatrodufréniteNaFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H ViitaniemiiteNa(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
LiLithium
Li AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li Lithiophorite(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Be RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O IlsemanniteMo3O8 · nH2O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O LacroixiteNaAl(PO4)F
O Lithiophorite(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O MoriniteNaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O NacriteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O NatrodufréniteNaFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
O RutileTiO2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O ViitaniemiiteNa(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
F LacroixiteNaAl(PO4)F
F MoriniteNaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F ViitaniemiiteNa(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
F WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na LacroixiteNaAl(PO4)F
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na MoriniteNaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
Na NatrodufréniteNaFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na ViitaniemiiteNa(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Al ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al LacroixiteNaAl(PO4)F
Al Lithiophorite(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al MoriniteNaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al NacriteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al ViitaniemiiteNa(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si NacriteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
P ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
P EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
P LacroixiteNaAl(PO4)F
P MoriniteNaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
P NatrodufréniteNaFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
P RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P ViitaniemiiteNa(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca MoriniteNaCa2Al2(PO4)2(OH)F4 · 2H2O
Ca RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Ca ViitaniemiiteNa(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
MnManganese
Mn CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
Mn EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Mn Lithiophorite(Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Mn RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Mn ViitaniemiiteNa(Ca,Mn2+)Al(PO4)(F,OH)3
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe NatrodufréniteNaFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Fe NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo IlsemanniteMo3O8 · nH2O
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
UUranium
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O

Regional Geology

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Guadalupian - Late Carboniferous
259.1 - 323.2 Ma



ID: 2611142

Age: Paleozoic (259.1 - 323.2 Ma)

Description: plutonic

Comments: Early Variscan granitoids, postasturisch

Lithology: Granite, granodiorite

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

Early Paleozoic
443.8 - 541 Ma



ID: 3191030
Paleozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Cambrian
485.4 - 541 Ma



ID: 3145849
Cambrian mica

Age: Cambrian (485.4 - 541 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Mica schist

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Slavik, F. (1914) Neue Phosphate vom Greifenstein bei Ehrenfriedersdorf. Bulletin international de l’Académie des Sciences de Bohème: 19: 1-16.
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: 938, 969.
Spallek, F. (1996) Die Greifensteine bei Ehrenfriedersdorf. Lapis 1996(1), 13-24.
Wittern, A. (2001) Mineralfundorte in Deutschland. Schweizerbart (Stuttgart).

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