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Canta Province, Lima, Perui
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7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Axinite-(Mn)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Reference: https://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Peru/Lima%2C%20Region/Canta%2C%20Provinz/Canta/Cullhuay https://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Peru/Lima%2C%20Region/Canta%2C%20Provinz/Canta https://www.weinrichmineralsinc.com/products/epidote-with-axinite-mn-quartz-garnet-8031477.php https://www.luisburillominerales.com/prestashop/es/mineral-por-lista-ima/2473-axinita-mn-grosularia-andradita-epidota-cuarzo.html
Coquimbite
Formula: AlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
Reference: Petersen, G.G. (1970) Minería y metalurgía en el antiguo Peru. Arqueologicas, 12 140pp. (Museo Nacional de Antropologia y Arqueologia, Lima)
Dumortierite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Reference: Petersen, G.G. (1970) Minería y metalurgía en el antiguo Peru. Arqueologicas, 12 140pp. (Museo Nacional de Antropologia y Arqueologia, Lima)
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: https://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Peru/Lima%2C%20Region/Canta%2C%20Provinz/Canta/Cullhuay https://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Peru/Lima%2C%20Region/Canta%2C%20Provinz/Canta https://www.weinrichmineralsinc.com/products/epidote-with-axinite-mn-quartz-garnet-8031477.php https://www.luisburillominerales.com/prestashop/es/mineral-por-lista-ima/2473-axinita-mn-grosularia-andradita-epidota-cuarzo.html
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: https://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Peru/Lima%2C%20Region/Canta%2C%20Provinz/Canta/Cullhuay https://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Peru/Lima%2C%20Region/Canta%2C%20Provinz/Canta https://www.weinrichmineralsinc.com/products/epidote-with-axinite-mn-quartz-garnet-8031477.php https://www.luisburillominerales.com/prestashop/es/mineral-por-lista-ima/2473-axinita-mn-grosularia-andradita-epidota-cuarzo.html
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2006): New mineral finds in Peru (2000-2006). Mineral Up (Barcelona), 1(1), 21.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Alfredo Petrov specimen
'Limonite'
Reference: Alfredo Petrov specimen
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov specimen

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Coquimbite7.CB.55AlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Axinite-(Mn)9.BD.20Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Dumortierite9.AJ.10(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-

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
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Coquimbite29.8.3.1AlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with (BO3)
Dumortierite54.1.2.1(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Axinite-(Mn)56.2.2.3Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H CoquimbiteAlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
BBoron
B Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
B Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
OOxygen
O Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O QuartzSiO2
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
O CoquimbiteAlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Al CoquimbiteAlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
SiSilicon
Si Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
SSulfur
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S CoquimbiteAlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
MnManganese
Mn Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Fe CoquimbiteAlFe3(SO4)6(H2O)12 · 6H2O
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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