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Tavua Gold Field, Viti Levu, Fijii
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Tavua Gold FieldOre Field
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17° South , 177° East (est.)
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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: J.M. Boirat and J. Lum, Chron. Rech. Min., N° 486, 1987, pp 55-62, BRGM.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Pals, D. W., & Spry, P. G. (2003). Telluride mineralogy of the low-sulfidation epithermal Emperor gold deposit, Vatukoula, Fiji. Mineralogy and Petrology, 79(3-4), 285-307.
'Andorite'
Formula: AgPbSb3S6
Reference: Mineralogy and Petrology (2003) 79: 285–307
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Mineralogy and Petrology (2003) 79: 285–307; Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370
Benleonardite
Formula: [Ag6(Sb,As)2S6Te] [Ag9Cu(S,Te)2Te2]
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: 16th Australian Geological Convention, Adelaide,
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: 16th Australian Geological Convention, Adelaide,
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: J.M. Boirat and J. Lum, Chron. Rech. Min., N° 486, 1987, pp 55-62, BRGM.; Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Kwak, T. A. (1990). Geochemical and temperature controls on ore mineralization at the Emperor gold mine, Vatukoula, Fiji. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 36(1), 297-337.
Coloradoite
Formula: HgTe
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: J.M. Boirat and J. Lum, Chron. Rech. Min., N° 486, 1987, pp 55-62, BRGM.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Empressite
Formula: AgTe
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Naden, Jon; Henney, P.J.. 1995 Characterisation of gold from Fiji. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 58pp. (WC/95/041) (Unpublished); Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Galena var: Selenian Galena
Formula: Pb(S,Se)
Reference: 16th Australian Geological Convention, Adelaide,
Gold
Formula: Au
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Mineralogy and Petrology (2003) 79: 285–307
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Karelianite
Formula: V3+2O3
Reference: 16th Australian Geological Convention, Adelaide, ; Spry, P. G., & Scherbarth, N. L. (2006). The gold–vanadium–tellurium association at the Tuvatu gold–silver prospect, Fiji: conditions of ore deposition. Mineralogy and Petrology, 87(3-4), 171-186; Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Kolbeckite
Formula: ScPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Birch, W. D. (2015): A note on kolbeckite from the Emperor mine, Viti Levu, Fiji. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 17, 91-93.; Museum Victoria (Australia) collection, no. M40094
Krennerite
Formula: Au3AgTe8
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Melonite
Formula: NiTe2
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404; Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370; J.M. Boirat and J. Lum, Chron. Rech. Min., N° 486, 1987, pp 55-62, BRGM.
Montbrayite ?
Formula: (Au,Ag,Sb,Bi,Pb)23(Te,Sb,Bi,Pb)38
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nagyágite
Formula: [Pb3(Pb,Sb)3S6](Au,Te)3
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Naumannite
Formula: Ag2Se
Reference: D. W. Pals and P. G. Spry "Telluride mineralogy of the low-sulfidation" Mineralogy and Petrology (2003) 79: 285–307
Nolanite
Formula: V3+8Fe3+2O14(OH)2
Reference: 16th Australian Geological Convention, Adelaide, ; Spry, P. G., & Scherbarth, N. L. (2006). The gold–vanadium–tellurium association at the Tuvatu gold–silver prospect, Fiji: conditions of ore deposition. Mineralogy and Petrology, 87(3-4), 171-186; Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Reference: Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: J.M. Boirat and J. Lum, Chron. Rech. Min., N° 486, 1987, pp 55-62, BRGM.; Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: J.M. Boirat and J. Lum, Chron. Rech. Min., N° 486, 1987, pp 55-62, BRGM.; Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: J.M. Boirat and J. Lum, Chron. Rech. Min., N° 486, 1987, pp 55-62, BRGM.; Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrite var: Arsenian Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Mineralogy and Petrology (2003) 79: 285–307
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Mineralogy and Petrology (2003) 79: 285–307
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: J.M. Boirat and J. Lum, Chron. Rech. Min., N° 486, 1987, pp 55-62, BRGM.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Quartz var: Jasper
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370
Roscoelite
Formula: K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: 16th Australian Geological Convention, Adelaide, ; Spry, P. G., & Scherbarth, N. L. (2006). The gold–vanadium–tellurium association at the Tuvatu gold–silver prospect, Fiji: conditions of ore deposition. Mineralogy and Petrology, 87(3-4), 171-186; Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Schreyerite
Formula: V3+2Ti3O9
Reference: 16th Australian Geological Convention, Adelaide, ; Spry, P. G., & Scherbarth, N. L. (2006). The gold–vanadium–tellurium association at the Tuvatu gold–silver prospect, Fiji: conditions of ore deposition. Mineralogy and Petrology, 87(3-4), 171-186; Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Stromeyerite ?
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Stützite
Formula: Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Tellurium
Formula: Te
Tellurobismuthite
Formula: Bi2Te3
Reference: 16th Australian Geological Convention, Adelaide,
'Tennantite'
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(X)2]As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1987) 82:345-370
'UM2006-29-VSiOH'
Formula: VSiO3(OH)
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.
Vanadium
Formula: V
Reference: Scherbarth, N. L., & Spry, P. G. (2006). Mineralogical, petrological, stable isotope, and fluid inclusion characteristics of the Tuvatu gold-silver telluride deposit, Fiji: Comparisons with the Emperor deposit. Economic Geology, 101(1), 135-158.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Tellurium1.CC.10Te
Vanadium1.AE.V
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Benleonardite2.LA.50[Ag6(Sb,As)2S6Te] [Ag9Cu(S,Te)2Te2]
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Coloradoite2.CB.05aHgTe
Cosalite2.JB.10Pb2Bi2S5
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Empressite2.CB.80AgTe
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Selenian Galena2.CD.10Pb(S,Se)
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Krennerite2.EA.15Au3AgTe8
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Melonite2.EA.20NiTe2
Montbrayite ?2.DB.20(Au,Ag,Sb,Bi,Pb)23(Te,Sb,Bi,Pb)38
Nagyágite2.HB.20a[Pb3(Pb,Sb)3S6](Au,Te)3
Naumannite2.BA.55Ag2Se
Pearceite2.GB.15[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
var: Arsenian Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Stromeyerite ?2.BA.40AgCuS
Stützite2.BA.65Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
Tellurobismuthite2.DC.05Bi2Te3
'Tennantite'2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(X)2]As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Karelianite4.CB.05V3+2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Nolanite4.CB.40V3+8Fe3+2O14(OH)2
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Schreyerite4.CB.35V3+2Ti3O9
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Kolbeckite8.CD.05ScPO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Roscoelite9.EC.15K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Andorite'-AgPbSb3S6
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'UM2006-29-VSiOH'-VSiO3(OH)

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
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Tellurium1.3.4.2Te
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Naumannite2.4.1.2Ag2Se
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
Stromeyerite ?2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Coloradoite2.8.2.5HgTe
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Empressite2.8.25.AgTe
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Montbrayite ?2.11.8.1(Au,Ag,Sb,Bi,Pb)23(Te,Sb,Bi,Pb)38
Nagyágite2.11.10.1[Pb3(Pb,Sb)3S6](Au,Te)3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
Tellurobismuthite2.11.7.2Bi2Te3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Krennerite2.12.13.1Au3AgTe8
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Melonite2.12.14.1NiTe2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Miscellaneous
Stützite2.16.13.1Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Benleonardite3.1.10.1[Ag6(Sb,As)2S6Te] [Ag9Cu(S,Te)2Te2]
Pearceite3.1.8.1[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
'Tennantite'3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(X)2]As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite'3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Cosalite3.5.9.1Pb2Bi2S5
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Karelianite4.3.1.4V3+2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Miscellaneous
Nolanite4.6.7.1V3+8Fe3+2O14(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B3O9
Schreyerite8.4.1.1V3+2Ti3O9
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Kolbeckite40.4.3.3ScPO4 · 2H2O
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
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 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Roscoelite71.2.2a.4K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
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, Mixtures, etc.
'Andorite'-AgPbSb3S6
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Galena
var: Selenian Galena
-Pb(S,Se)
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrite
var: Arsenian Pyrite
-FeS2
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'UM2006-29-VSiOH'-VSiO3(OH)
Vanadium-V

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KolbeckiteScPO4 · 2H2O
H RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H NolaniteV83+Fe23+O14(OH)2
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H UM2006-29-VSiOHVSiO3(OH)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
OOxygen
O KolbeckiteScPO4 · 2H2O
O RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O KarelianiteV23+O3
O NolaniteV83+Fe23+O14(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O SchreyeriteV23+Ti3O9
O QuartzSiO2
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O CristobaliteSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O AnataseTiO2
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O UM2006-29-VSiOHVSiO3(OH)
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si UM2006-29-VSiOHVSiO3(OH)
PPhosphorus
P KolbeckiteScPO4 · 2H2O
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S Nagyágite[Pb3(Pb,Sb)3S6](Au,Te)3
S BaryteBaSO4
S Pyrite (var: Arsenian Pyrite)FeS2
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(X)2]As4S12S
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S Galena (var: Selenian Galena)Pb(S,Se)
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S CinnabarHgS
S Benleonardite[Ag6(Sb,As)2S6Te] [Ag9Cu(S,Te)2Te2]
S AndoriteAgPbSb3S6
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
S StibniteSb2S3
S RealgarAs4S4
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S CosalitePb2Bi2S5
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S CovelliteCuS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S AcanthiteAg2S
S StromeyeriteAgCuS
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
ScScandium
Sc KolbeckiteScPO4 · 2H2O
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti SchreyeriteV23+Ti3O9
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
VVanadium
V RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
V KarelianiteV23+O3
V NolaniteV83+Fe23+O14(OH)2
V SchreyeriteV23+Ti3O9
V VanadiumV
V UM2006-29-VSiOHVSiO3(OH)
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe Pyrite (var: Arsenian Pyrite)FeS2
Fe NolaniteV83+Fe23+O14(OH)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
NiNickel
Ni MeloniteNiTe2
CuCopper
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(X)2]As4S12S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu Benleonardite[Ag6(Sb,As)2S6Te] [Ag9Cu(S,Te)2Te2]
Cu Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu StromeyeriteAgCuS
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(X)2]As4S12S
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As Benleonardite[Ag6(Sb,As)2S6Te] [Ag9Cu(S,Te)2Te2]
As Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
As RealgarAs4S4
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
SeSelenium
Se Galena (var: Selenian Galena)Pb(S,Se)
Se NaumanniteAg2Se
AgSilver
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Ag KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Ag EmpressiteAgTe
Ag PetziteAg3AuTe2
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag StütziteAg5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag Benleonardite[Ag6(Sb,As)2S6Te] [Ag9Cu(S,Te)2Te2]
Ag NaumanniteAg2Se
Ag AndoriteAgPbSb3S6
Ag Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag StromeyeriteAgCuS
Ag Montbrayite(Au,Ag,Sb,Bi,Pb)23(Te,Sb,Bi,Pb)38
SbAntimony
Sb Nagyágite[Pb3(Pb,Sb)3S6](Au,Te)3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb Benleonardite[Ag6(Sb,As)2S6Te] [Ag9Cu(S,Te)2Te2]
Sb AndoriteAgPbSb3S6
Sb Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb Montbrayite(Au,Ag,Sb,Bi,Pb)23(Te,Sb,Bi,Pb)38
TeTellurium
Te TelluriumTe
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Te KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Te MeloniteNiTe2
Te EmpressiteAgTe
Te Nagyágite[Pb3(Pb,Sb)3S6](Au,Te)3
Te CalaveriteAuTe2
Te PetziteAg3AuTe2
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te StütziteAg5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Te ColoradoiteHgTe
Te TellurobismuthiteBi2Te3
Te AltaitePbTe
Te Benleonardite[Ag6(Sb,As)2S6Te] [Ag9Cu(S,Te)2Te2]
Te Montbrayite(Au,Ag,Sb,Bi,Pb)23(Te,Sb,Bi,Pb)38
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Au GoldAu
Au KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Au Nagyágite[Pb3(Pb,Sb)3S6](Au,Te)3
Au CalaveriteAuTe2
Au PetziteAg3AuTe2
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au Montbrayite(Au,Ag,Sb,Bi,Pb)23(Te,Sb,Bi,Pb)38
HgMercury
Hg ColoradoiteHgTe
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb Nagyágite[Pb3(Pb,Sb)3S6](Au,Te)3
Pb AltaitePbTe
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb Galena (var: Selenian Galena)Pb(S,Se)
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb AndoriteAgPbSb3S6
Pb CosalitePb2Bi2S5
Pb Montbrayite(Au,Ag,Sb,Bi,Pb)23(Te,Sb,Bi,Pb)38
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
Bi TellurobismuthiteBi2Te3
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi CosalitePb2Bi2S5
Bi Montbrayite(Au,Ag,Sb,Bi,Pb)23(Te,Sb,Bi,Pb)38

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Eaton, P. C., & Setterfield, T. N. (1993). The relationship between epithermal and porphyry hydrothermal systems within the Tavua Caldera, Fiji. Economic Geology, 88(5), 1053-1083.

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