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Junco do Seridó, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazili
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Junco do Seridó- not defined -
Borborema mineral provinceProvince
ParaíbaState
BrazilCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
6° 59' 36'' South , 36° 42' 47'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Santa Luzia13,243 (2012)26.4km
Taperoá8,879 (2012)26.9km
Parelhas16,377 (2012)34.5km
Soledade8,090 (2012)39.3km
Jardim do Seridó9,520 (2012)45.9km


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10 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Kievlenko E.Ya., Geology of gems, 2003, p. 113
'Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'
Bismutotantalite
Formula: Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 65
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Nb2O6
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit April 2008
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Citrine
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Kievlenko E.Ya., Geology of gems, 2003, p. 113
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Rutile var: Strüverite
Formula: (Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Ta2O6
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
Tapiolite-(Fe)
Formula: (Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Wodginite
Formula: Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Reference: Beurlen, H., Da Silva, M.R.R., Thomas, R., Soares, D.R., and Olivier, P. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 207-228.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'4.DH.15
Bismutotantalite4.DE.30Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Columbite-(Mn)4.DB.35Mn2+Nb2O6
'Microlite Group'4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Citrine4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
var: Strüverite4.DB.05(Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
Tantalite-(Mn)4.DB.35Mn2+Ta2O6
Tapiolite-(Fe)4.DB.10(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Wodginite4.DB.40Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Lepidolite'-
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
var: Strüverite4.4.1.3(Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Bismutotantalite8.1.6.3Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Wodginite8.1.8.1Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'8.2.2.5
'Microlite Group'8.2.2.1A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
AB2O6
Columbite-(Mn)8.3.2.4Mn2+Nb2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)8.3.2.3Mn2+Ta2O6
Tapiolite-(Fe)8.3.1.1(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
'Lepidolite'-
Quartz
var: Citrine
-SiO2
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

LiLithium
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O Rutile (var: Strüverite)(Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
O Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6
O WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Columbite-(Mn)Mn2+Nb2O6
O Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O QuartzSiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
O RutileTiO2
AlAluminium
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
SiSilicon
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
TiTitanium
Ti Rutile (var: Strüverite)(Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
Ti RutileTiO2
MnManganese
Mn Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Mn Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6
Mn WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Mn Columbite-(Mn)Mn2+Nb2O6
FeIron
Fe Rutile (var: Strüverite)(Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
Fe Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
NbNiobium
Nb Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Nb Columbite-(Mn)Mn2+Nb2O6
SnTin
Sn WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
TaTantalum
Ta Rutile (var: Strüverite)(Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
Ta Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Ta BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4
Ta Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6
Ta WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Ta Tapiolite-(Fe)(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Ta Microlite GroupA2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
BiBismuth
Bi BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4

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