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Salar Grande, Iquique Province, Tarapacá, Chilei
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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 20° South , 69° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~159km


A salt lake located in a depression formed in the Coastal Region of Tarapacá. In the north a salt mine is located at Punta Lobos, which common salt is extracted in large quantities.
Rock salt is found to depths of up to 162 m (Ericksen, 1995).

Literally "Large salt lake".

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79 valid minerals. 18 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Akaganeite
Formula: (Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California; Kampf, A.R., Sciberras, M.J., Williams, P.A., Dini, M. & Molina Donoso, A.A. (2013): Leverettite from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Provence, Chile: the Co-analogue of herbertsmithite. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 3047-3054.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: SEM-EDS by Joy Desor
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Samples analysed by Dr. Jochen Schluter, Curator of Hamburg Mineralogical Museum, Germany
Arsenic
Formula: As
Reference: A.Gutiérrez S; "Informe sobre visita a la mina de Arsenico nativo de Torrecilla; Instituto de Investigaciones Geológicas, Iquique, Chile, 1975; Samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of LAC Mineralogical Museum, California; Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. (2016): Chongite, Ca3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O, a new arsenate member of the hureaulite group from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile. Mineralogical Magazine, 80, (in press).
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California; Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. (2016): Chongite, Ca3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O, a new arsenate member of the hureaulite group from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile. Mineralogical Magazine, 80, (in press).
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of LAC Mineralogical Museum, California
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Identified by Gerhard Möhn
Bassanite
Formula: CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Reference: Schlüter, J. & Malcherek, T. Haydeeite, Cu3Mg(OH)6Cl2, a new mineral from the Haydee mine, Salar Grande, Atacama desert, Chile. NJMA 184, 39-42 (2007)
Blödite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Wet Chemical by Gerhard Möhn, SEM-EDS by Stefan Diller
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Wet Chemical by Gerhard Möhn
Camanchacaite (TL)
Formula: NaCaMg2[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2018) Camanchacaite, IMA 2018-025. CNMNC Newsletter No. 44, August 2018, page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: xxx–xxx.
Canutite (TL)
Formula: NaMn3[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Hatert, F., Nash, B. and Dini, M. (2013) Canutite, IMA 2013-070. CNMNC Newsletter No. 18, December 2013, page 3251; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 3249-3258; Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Hatert, F., Nash, B.P., Dini, M. & Molina Donoso, A.A. (2014): Canutite, NaMn3[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2, a new protonated alluaudite-group mineral from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile. Mineralogical Magazine,78, 787-795.
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Egert R., Ernesto; Vieira G., Camilo; Bobenrieth G., Luis (1983): Mineralization of uranium associated with halite from Salar Grande, I Region de Tarapaca, Chile. Minerales 38, 7-19 (in Spanish).; Perez Andraca, Luis Ernesto (1987): Uranium occurrences in Neogene formations of northern Chile. Nucleotecnica 12, 15-29 (in Spanish).; Samples analysed by Dr. Jochen Schluter, Curator of Hamburg Mineralogical Museum, Germany
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: C. Ruiz Fuller/F. Peebles (1988): "Yacimientos metalíferos de Chile": Fondecyt, Stgo de Chile
Chalcophanite
Formula: (Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California; Kampf, A.R., Sciberras, M.J., Williams, P.A., Dini, M. & Molina Donoso, A.A. (2013): Leverettite from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Provence, Chile: the Co-analogue of herbertsmithite. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 3047-3054.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of LAC Mineralogical Museum, California
Chinchorroite (TL)
Formula: Na2Mg5(As2O7)2(AsO3OH)2(H2O)10
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2018) Chinchorroite, IMA 2017-106. CNMNC Newsletter No. 42, April 2018, 448; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 445-451.
Chongite (TL)
Formula: Ca3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2015) Chongite, IMA 2015-039. CNMNC Newsletter No. 26, August 2015, page 946; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 941-947; Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. (2016): Chongite, Ca3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O, a new arsenate member of the hureaulite group from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile. Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 1255-1263
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: C. Ruiz Fuller/F. Peebles (1988): "Yacimientos metalíferos de Chile": Fondecyt, Stgo de Chile
Chudobaite
Formula: (Mg,Zn)5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 10H2O
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. (2013): Magnesiokoritnigite, Mg(AsO3OH)•H2O, from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile: the Mg-analogue of koritnigite. Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 3081-3092.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Kampf, A., Nash, B., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A. (2014): Torrecillasite, NaAs4O6Cl, a new mineral from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile: description and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 747-755.
Claudetite
Formula: As2O3
Description: Crystals are lath like and very flexible.
Reference: SEM-EDS by Joy Desor
Clinoatacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Samples analysed as "anatacamite" (later found to be twinned clinoatacamite) by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California
Cuatrocapaite-(K) (TL)
Formula: K3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Chukanov, N.V., Möhn, G., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. and Friis, H. (2018) Cuatrocapaite-(K), IMA 2018-084. CNMNC Newsletter No. 46, December 2018, page xxxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82, xxxx–xxxx.
Cuatrocapaite-(NH4) (TL)
Formula: (NH4)3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Chukanov, N.V., Möhn, G., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. and Friis, H. (2018) Cuatrocapaite-(NH4), IMA 2018-083. CNMNC Newsletter No. 46, December 2018, page xxxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82, xxxx–xxxx.
Currierite (TL)
Formula: Na4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Nash, B., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2016): Currierite, IMA 2016-030. CNMNC Newsletter No. 32, August 2016, page 920; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 915–922
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Gerhard Möhn collection
Espadaite (TL)
Formula: Na4Ca3Mg2[AsO3(OH)]2[AsO2(OH)2]10·7H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2018) Espadaite, IMA 2018-089. CNMNC Newsletter No. 46, December 2018, page xxxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82:xxxx–xxxx.
Ferrinatrite
Formula: Na3Fe(SO4)3 · 3H2O
Reference: Wet Chemical by Gerhard Möhn
Gajardoite (TL)
Formula: KCa0.5As3+4O6Cl2 · 5H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2015) Gajardoite, IMA 2015-040. CNMNC Newsletter No. 26, August 2015, page 947; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 941-947 ; Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M. Molina Donoso, A.A. (2016): Gajardoite, KCa0.5As3+4O6Cl2·5H2O, a new mineral related to lucabindiite and torrecillasite from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile. Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 1265-1272.
Glauberite
Formula: Na2Ca(SO4)2
Reference: Wet Chemical by Gerhard Möhn
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California; Kampf, A.R., Sciberras, M.J., Williams, P.A., Dini, M. & Molina Donoso, A.A. (2013): Leverettite from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Provence, Chile: the Co-analogue of herbertsmithite. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 3047-3054.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: C. Ruiz Fuller/F. Peebles (1988): "Yacimientos metalíferos de Chile": Fondecyt, Stgo de Chile
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Haydeeite (TL)
Formula: Cu3Mg(OH)6Cl2
Type Locality:
Reference: IMA website
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Samples analysed by Dr. Jochen Schluter, Curator of Hamburg Mineralogical Museum, Germany
Hörnesite
Formula: Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: XRD and SEM-EDS by Igor V. Pekov
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California
Juansilvaite (TL)
Formula: Na5Al3[AsO3(OH)]4[AsO2(OH)2]2(SO4)2·4H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2015) Juansilvaite, IMA 2015-080. CNMNC Newsletter No. 28, December 2015, page 1863; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1859–1864; Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. (2017): Juansilvaite, Na5Al3[AsO3(OH)]4[AsO2(OH)2]2(SO4)2·4H2O, a new arsenate-sulfate from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile. Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 619–628.
Lavendulan
Formula: NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. (2013): Magnesiokoritnigite, Mg(AsO3OH)•H2O, from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile: the Mg-analogue of koritnigite. Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 3081-3092.
Leverettite (TL)
Formula: Cu3Co(OH)6Cl2
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Sciberras, M.J., Williams, P.A. and Dini, M. (2013) Leverettite, IMA 2013-011. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, 2013, page 2703; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709; Kampf, A.R., Sciberras, M.J., Williams, P.A., Dini, M. & Molina Donoso, A.A. (2013): Leverettite from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Provence, Chile: the Co-analogue of herbertsmithite. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 3047-3054.
Lucabindiite
Formula: (K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
Reference: Maurizio Dini
Magnesiocanutite (TL)
Formula: NaMnMg2[AsO4]2[AsO2(OH)2]
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2016) Magnesiocanutite, IMA 2016-057. CNMNC Newsletter No. 33, October 2016, page 1141; Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 1135–1144
Magnesiofluckite (TL)
Formula: CaMg(AsO3OH)2(H2O)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2018) Magnesiofluckite, IMA 2017-103. CNMNC Newsletter No. 42, April 2018, page 447; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: 445–451.
Magnesiokoritnigite (TL)
Formula: Mg(AsO3OH)·H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B. and Dini, M. (2013) Magnesiokoritnigite, IMA 2013-049. CNMNC Newsletter No. 17, October 2013, page 3001; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2997-3005; Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. (2013): Magnesiokoritnigite, Mg(AsO3OH)•H2O, from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile: the Mg-analogue of koritnigite. Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 3081-3092.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Habit: grains ingrown in rock
Colour: black metallic
Description: strongly ferromagnetic
Reference: Gerhard Möhn collection
Mahnertite
Formula: NaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
Reference: SEM-EDS by Joy Desor
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California; Kampf, A.R., Sciberras, M.J., Williams, P.A., Dini, M. & Molina Donoso, A.A. (2013): Leverettite from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Provence, Chile: the Co-analogue of herbertsmithite. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 3047-3054.
Mansfieldite
Formula: AlAsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of LAC Mineralogical Museum, California
Metasideronatrite
Formula: Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
Habit: straw yellow opaque crystals
Description: dehydration product of Sideronatrite
Reference: Gerhard Möhn collection
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Gerhard Möhn collection
Natroalunite
Formula: NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: XRD by Joachim Lorenz, SEM-EDS by Joy Desor
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California
Natropharmacoalumite
Formula: NaAl4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Reference: SEM-EDS by Joy Desor
Natropharmacosiderite
Formula: (Na,K)Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: SEM-EDS by Joy Desor
Pararsenolamprite
Formula: (As,Sb)
Description: Occurs as minor admixture in Arsenic, visible only in XRD pattern. The piece with Prarsenolamprite remained longer stable in air.
Reference: XRD by Igor V. Pekov, SEM-EDS by Joy Desor
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California
Picaite (TL)
Formula: NaCa[AsO3OH][AsO2(OH)2]
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2018) Picaite, IMA 2018-022. CNMNC Newsletter No. 44, August 2018, page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: xxx–xxx.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California
Pyrite var: Cobaltoan Pyrite
Formula: (Fe,Co)S2
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: A.Gutiérrez S; "Informe sobre visita a la mina de Arsenico nativo de Torrecilla; Instituto de Investigaciones Geológicas, Iquique, Chile, 1975
Riosecoite (TL)
Formula: Ca2Mg(AsO3OH)3(H2O)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B., Dini, M. and Molina Donoso, A.A. (2018) Ríosecoite, IMA 2018-023. CNMNC Newsletter No. 44, August 2018, page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: xxx–xxx.
'Roméite'
Reference: Samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of LAC Mineralogical Museum, California
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Samples analysed by Dr. Jochen Schluter, Curator of Hamburg Mineralogical Museum, Germany
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. (2013): Magnesiokoritnigite, Mg(AsO3OH)•H2O, from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile: the Mg-analogue of koritnigite. Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 3081-3092.
Sideronatrite
Formula: Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Habit: prismatic transparent crystals, similar to those from Mejillones Peninsula
Colour: yellow-brown
Reference: Gerhard Möhn collection
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Gerhard Möhn collection
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: A.Gutiérrez S; "Informe sobre visita a la mina de Arsenico nativo de Torrecilla; Instituto de Investigaciones Geológicas, Iquique, Chile, 1975
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Identified by Gerhard Möhn
Talmessite
Formula: Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California; Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. (2016): Chongite, Ca3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O, a new arsenate member of the hureaulite group from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile. Mineralogical Magazine, 80, (in press).
Tamarugite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of LAC Mineralogical Museum, California
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: SEM-EDS by Joy Desor
Todorokite
Formula: (Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California; Kampf, A.R., Sciberras, M.J., Williams, P.A., Dini, M. & Molina Donoso, A.A. (2013): Leverettite from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Provence, Chile: the Co-analogue of herbertsmithite. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 3047-3054.
Torrecillasite (TL)
Formula: Na(As,Sb)3+4O6Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B. and Dini, M. (2014) Torrecillasite, IMA 2013-112. CNMNC Newsletter No. 19, February 2014, page 168; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 165-170.; Kampf, A., Nash, B., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A. (2014): Torrecillasite, NaAs4O6Cl, a new mineral from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile: description and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 747-755.; Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Dini, M., Molina Donoso, A.A. (2016): Chongite, Ca3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O, a new arsenate member of the hureaulite group from the Torrecillas mine, Iquique Province, Chile. Mineralogical Magazine, 80, (in press).
Weddellite
Formula: Ca(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
Reference: Cheng, Z. Y.; Fernandez-Remolar, D. C.; Izawa, M. R. M.; Applin, D. M.; Chong Diaz, M.; Fernandez-Sampedro, M. T.; Garcia-Villadangos, M.; Huang, T.; Xiao, L.; Parro, V. (2016): Oxalate formation under the hyperarid conditions of the Atacama desert as a mineral marker to provide clues to the source of organic carbon on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 121, 1593-1604.
Wendwilsonite
Formula: Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: samples analysed by Anthony Kampf, Curator Emeritus of Mineral Sciences at NHM of LAC, California
Whewellite
Formula: Ca(C2O4) · H2O
Reference: Cheng, Z. Y.; Fernandez-Remolar, D. C.; Izawa, M. R. M.; Applin, D. M.; Chong Diaz, M.; Fernandez-Sampedro, M. T.; Garcia-Villadangos, M.; Huang, T.; Xiao, L.; Parro, V. (2016): Oxalate formation under the hyperarid conditions of the Atacama desert as a mineral marker to provide clues to the source of organic carbon on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 121, 1593-1604.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Arsenic1.CA.05As
Gold1.AA.05Au
Pararsenolamprite1.CA.10(As,Sb)
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
var: Cobaltoan Pyrite2.EB.05a(Fe,Co)S2
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Clinoatacamite3.DA.10bCu2(OH)3Cl
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Haydeeite (TL)3.DA.10cCu3Mg(OH)6Cl2
Paratacamite3.DA.10cCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Akaganeite4.DK.05(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Chalcophanite4.FL.20(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Claudetite4.CB.45As2O3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Todorokite4.DK.10(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Bassanite7.CD.45CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Blödite7.CC.50Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Ferrinatrite7.CC.35Na3Fe(SO4)3 · 3H2O
Glauberite7.AD.25Na2Ca(SO4)2
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Metasideronatrite7.DF.20Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
Natroalunite7.BC.10NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Natrojarosite7.BC.10NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Sideronatrite7.DF.20Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Tamarugite7.CC.10NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Canutite (TL)8.00.NaMn3[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Chudobaite8.CE.05(Mg,Zn)5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 10H2O
Espadaite (TL)8.CF.Na4Ca3Mg2[AsO3(OH)]2[AsO2(OH)2]10·7H2O
Hörnesite8.CE.40Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Lavendulan8.DG.05NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Mahnertite8.DH.45NaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
Mansfieldite8.CD.10AlAsO4 · 2H2O
Natropharmacoalumite8.DK.12NaAl4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Natropharmacosiderite8.DK.10(Na,K)Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Talmessite8.CG.05Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Wendwilsonite8.CG.10Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 10 - Organic Compounds
Weddellite10.AB.40Ca(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
Whewellite10.AB.45Ca(C2O4) · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Camanchacaite (TL)-NaCaMg2[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Chinchorroite (TL)-Na2Mg5(As2O7)2(AsO3OH)2(H2O)10
Chongite (TL)-Ca3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O
Cuatrocapaite-(K) (TL)-K3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Cuatrocapaite-(NH4) (TL)-(NH4)3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Currierite (TL)-Na4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
Gajardoite (TL)-KCa0.5As3+4O6Cl2 · 5H2O
Juansilvaite (TL)-Na5Al3[AsO3(OH)]4[AsO2(OH)2]2(SO4)2·4H2O
Leverettite (TL)-Cu3Co(OH)6Cl2
Lucabindiite-(K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
Magnesiocanutite (TL)-NaMnMg2[AsO4]2[AsO2(OH)2]
Magnesiofluckite (TL)-CaMg(AsO3OH)2(H2O)2
Magnesiokoritnigite (TL)-Mg(AsO3OH)·H2O
Picaite (TL)-NaCa[AsO3OH][AsO2(OH)2]
Riosecoite (TL)-Ca2Mg(AsO3OH)3(H2O)2
'Roméite'-
Torrecillasite (TL)-Na(As,Sb)3+4O6Cl

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
Arsenic1.3.1.1As
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
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
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Claudetite4.3.10.1As2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Akaganeite6.1.6.1(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB3X7
Chalcophanite7.8.2.1(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Todorokite7.8.1.1(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Haydeeite (TL)10.1.2.5Cu3Mg(OH)6Cl2
Paratacamite10.1.2.1Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Miscellaneous
Glauberite28.4.2.1Na2Ca(SO4)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2B(XO4)2·xH2O
Blödite29.3.3.1Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
AmBn(XO4)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p < 3:2 and > 1:1
Ferrinatrite29.4.4.1Na3Fe(SO4)3 · 3H2O
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Tamarugite29.5.3.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Bassanite29.6.1.1CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Metasideronatrite31.8.4.1Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
Sideronatrite31.8.3.1Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5[HXO4]2[XO4]2.xH2O
Chudobaite39.2.6.1(Mg,Zn)5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 10H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Talmessite40.2.2.5Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Wendwilsonite40.2.3.4Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Hörnesite40.3.6.7Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Mansfieldite40.4.1.4AlAsO4 · 2H2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Natropharmacoalumite42.8.1b.2NaAl4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Natropharmacosiderite42.8.1.2(Na,K)Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Lavendulan42.9.4.2NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Group 50 - ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
Oxalates
Weddellite50.1.2.1Ca(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
Whewellite50.1.1.1Ca(C2O4) · H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
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 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Camanchacaite (TL)-NaCaMg2[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Canutite (TL)-NaMn3[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Chinchorroite (TL)-Na2Mg5(As2O7)2(AsO3OH)2(H2O)10
Chongite (TL)-Ca3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O
Clinoatacamite-Cu2(OH)3Cl
Cuatrocapaite-(K) (TL)-K3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Cuatrocapaite-(NH4) (TL)-(NH4)3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Currierite (TL)-Na4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
Espadaite (TL)-Na4Ca3Mg2[AsO3(OH)]2[AsO2(OH)2]10·7H2O
Gajardoite (TL)-KCa0.5As3+4O6Cl2 · 5H2O
Juansilvaite (TL)-Na5Al3[AsO3(OH)]4[AsO2(OH)2]2(SO4)2·4H2O
Leverettite (TL)-Cu3Co(OH)6Cl2
Lucabindiite-(K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
Magnesiocanutite (TL)-NaMnMg2[AsO4]2[AsO2(OH)2]
Magnesiofluckite (TL)-CaMg(AsO3OH)2(H2O)2
Magnesiokoritnigite (TL)-Mg(AsO3OH)·H2O
Mahnertite-NaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
Natroalunite-NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Natrojarosite-NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Pararsenolamprite-(As,Sb)
Picaite (TL)-NaCa[AsO3OH][AsO2(OH)2]
Pyrite
var: Cobaltoan Pyrite
-(Fe,Co)S2
Riosecoite (TL)-Ca2Mg(AsO3OH)3(H2O)2
'Roméite'-
Torrecillasite (TL)-Na(As,Sb)3+4O6Cl

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HaydeeiteCu3Mg(OH)6Cl2
H LeverettiteCu3Co(OH)6Cl2
H MagnesiokoritnigiteMg(AsO3OH)·H2O
H CanutiteNaMn3[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
H ChongiteCa3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O
H GajardoiteKCa0.5As43+O6Cl2 · 5H2O
H JuansilvaiteNa5Al3[AsO3(OH)]4[AsO2(OH)2]2(SO4)2·4H2O
H CurrieriteNa4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
H MagnesiocanutiteNaMnMg2[AsO4]2[AsO2(OH)2]
H MagnesiofluckiteCaMg(AsO3OH)2(H2O)2
H ChinchorroiteNa2Mg5(As2O7)2(AsO3OH)2(H2O)10
H PicaiteNaCa[AsO3OH][AsO2(OH)2]
H RiosecoiteCa2Mg(AsO3OH)3(H2O)2
H CamanchacaiteNaCaMg2[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
H Cuatrocapaite-(NH4)(NH4)3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
H Cuatrocapaite-(K)K3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
H EspadaiteNa4Ca3Mg2[AsO3(OH)]2[AsO2(OH)2]10·7H2O
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
H Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
H WendwilsoniteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
H Chudobaite(Mg,Zn)5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 10H2O
H MansfielditeAlAsO4 · 2H2O
H TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Akaganeite(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
H ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
H WhewelliteCa(C2O4) · H2O
H MahnertiteNaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
H NatropharmacoalumiteNaAl4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 4H2O
H Natropharmacosiderite(Na,K)Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
H FerrinatriteNa3Fe(SO4)3 · 3H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H MetasideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
H SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
H HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H WeddelliteCa(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
H Lucabindiite(K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
CCarbon
C WhewelliteCa(C2O4) · H2O
C CalciteCaCO3
C WeddelliteCa(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
NNitrogen
N Cuatrocapaite-(NH4)(NH4)3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
N Lucabindiite(K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
OOxygen
O HaydeeiteCu3Mg(OH)6Cl2
O LeverettiteCu3Co(OH)6Cl2
O MagnesiokoritnigiteMg(AsO3OH)·H2O
O CanutiteNaMn3[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
O TorrecillasiteNa(As,Sb)43+O6Cl
O ChongiteCa3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O
O GajardoiteKCa0.5As43+O6Cl2 · 5H2O
O JuansilvaiteNa5Al3[AsO3(OH)]4[AsO2(OH)2]2(SO4)2·4H2O
O CurrieriteNa4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
O MagnesiocanutiteNaMnMg2[AsO4]2[AsO2(OH)2]
O MagnesiofluckiteCaMg(AsO3OH)2(H2O)2
O ChinchorroiteNa2Mg5(As2O7)2(AsO3OH)2(H2O)10
O PicaiteNaCa[AsO3OH][AsO2(OH)2]
O RiosecoiteCa2Mg(AsO3OH)3(H2O)2
O CamanchacaiteNaCaMg2[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
O Cuatrocapaite-(NH4)(NH4)3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
O Cuatrocapaite-(K)K3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
O EspadaiteNa4Ca3Mg2[AsO3(OH)]2[AsO2(OH)2]10·7H2O
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O RutileTiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
O Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
O WendwilsoniteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
O Chudobaite(Mg,Zn)5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 10H2O
O MansfielditeAlAsO4 · 2H2O
O TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Akaganeite(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
O ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
O WhewelliteCa(C2O4) · H2O
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O ClaudetiteAs2O3
O MahnertiteNaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
O NatropharmacoalumiteNaAl4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 4H2O
O Natropharmacosiderite(Na,K)Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O FerrinatriteNa3Fe(SO4)3 · 3H2O
O GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O MetasideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
O SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
O HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O WeddelliteCa(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
O Lucabindiite(K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
NaSodium
Na CanutiteNaMn3[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Na TorrecillasiteNa(As,Sb)43+O6Cl
Na JuansilvaiteNa5Al3[AsO3(OH)]4[AsO2(OH)2]2(SO4)2·4H2O
Na CurrieriteNa4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
Na MagnesiocanutiteNaMnMg2[AsO4]2[AsO2(OH)2]
Na ChinchorroiteNa2Mg5(As2O7)2(AsO3OH)2(H2O)10
Na PicaiteNaCa[AsO3OH][AsO2(OH)2]
Na CamanchacaiteNaCaMg2[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Na Cuatrocapaite-(NH4)(NH4)3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Na Cuatrocapaite-(K)K3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Na EspadaiteNa4Ca3Mg2[AsO3(OH)]2[AsO2(OH)2]10·7H2O
Na HaliteNaCl
Na Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Na LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Na NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Na TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Na MahnertiteNaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
Na NatropharmacoalumiteNaAl4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Na Natropharmacosiderite(Na,K)Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Na BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Na FerrinatriteNa3Fe(SO4)3 · 3H2O
Na GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
Na MetasideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
Na SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Na NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
MgMagnesium
Mg HaydeeiteCu3Mg(OH)6Cl2
Mg MagnesiokoritnigiteMg(AsO3OH)·H2O
Mg ChongiteCa3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O
Mg CurrieriteNa4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
Mg MagnesiocanutiteNaMnMg2[AsO4]2[AsO2(OH)2]
Mg MagnesiofluckiteCaMg(AsO3OH)2(H2O)2
Mg ChinchorroiteNa2Mg5(As2O7)2(AsO3OH)2(H2O)10
Mg RiosecoiteCa2Mg(AsO3OH)3(H2O)2
Mg CamanchacaiteNaCaMg2[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Mg Cuatrocapaite-(NH4)(NH4)3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Mg Cuatrocapaite-(K)K3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Mg EspadaiteNa4Ca3Mg2[AsO3(OH)]2[AsO2(OH)2]10·7H2O
Mg Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Mg WendwilsoniteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Mg Chudobaite(Mg,Zn)5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 10H2O
Mg TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Mg BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Mg HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al JuansilvaiteNa5Al3[AsO3(OH)]4[AsO2(OH)2]2(SO4)2·4H2O
Al CurrieriteNa4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Al MansfielditeAlAsO4 · 2H2O
Al TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Al NatropharmacoalumiteNaAl4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SSulfur
S JuansilvaiteNa5Al3[AsO3(OH)]4[AsO2(OH)2]2(SO4)2·4H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
S RealgarAs4S4
S StibniteSb2S3
S ChalcociteCu2S
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S Pyrite (var: Cobaltoan Pyrite)(Fe,Co)S2
S NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S CinnabarHgS
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S BaryteBaSO4
S SulphurS8
S BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
S FerrinatriteNa3Fe(SO4)3 · 3H2O
S GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
S MetasideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
S NatroaluniteNaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl HaydeeiteCu3Mg(OH)6Cl2
Cl LeverettiteCu3Co(OH)6Cl2
Cl TorrecillasiteNa(As,Sb)43+O6Cl
Cl GajardoiteKCa0.5As43+O6Cl2 · 5H2O
Cl Cuatrocapaite-(NH4)(NH4)3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Cl Cuatrocapaite-(K)K3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cl Akaganeite(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Cl ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Cl ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl MahnertiteNaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
Cl Lucabindiite(K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
KPotassium
K GajardoiteKCa0.5As43+O6Cl2 · 5H2O
K Cuatrocapaite-(K)K3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
K Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K MahnertiteNaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
K Lucabindiite(K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
CaCalcium
Ca ChongiteCa3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O
Ca GajardoiteKCa0.5As43+O6Cl2 · 5H2O
Ca CurrieriteNa4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
Ca MagnesiofluckiteCaMg(AsO3OH)2(H2O)2
Ca PicaiteNaCa[AsO3OH][AsO2(OH)2]
Ca RiosecoiteCa2Mg(AsO3OH)3(H2O)2
Ca CamanchacaiteNaCaMg2[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Ca EspadaiteNa4Ca3Mg2[AsO3(OH)]2[AsO2(OH)2]10·7H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Ca WendwilsoniteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Ca TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca WhewelliteCa(C2O4) · H2O
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca MahnertiteNaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca WeddelliteCa(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
VVanadium
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
MnManganese
Mn CanutiteNaMn3[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
Mn MagnesiocanutiteNaMnMg2[AsO4]2[AsO2(OH)2]
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Mn Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Pyrite (var: Cobaltoan Pyrite)(Fe,Co)S2
Fe Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Fe NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Akaganeite(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe Natropharmacosiderite(Na,K)Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe FerrinatriteNa3Fe(SO4)3 · 3H2O
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe MetasideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
Fe SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
CoCobalt
Co LeverettiteCu3Co(OH)6Cl2
Co Pyrite (var: Cobaltoan Pyrite)(Fe,Co)S2
NiNickel
Ni Akaganeite(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
CuCopper
Cu HaydeeiteCu3Mg(OH)6Cl2
Cu LeverettiteCu3Co(OH)6Cl2
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cu ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Cu ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MahnertiteNaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Zn Chudobaite(Mg,Zn)5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 10H2O
Zn ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As MagnesiokoritnigiteMg(AsO3OH)·H2O
As CanutiteNaMn3[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
As TorrecillasiteNa(As,Sb)43+O6Cl
As ChongiteCa3Mg2(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2·4H2O
As GajardoiteKCa0.5As43+O6Cl2 · 5H2O
As JuansilvaiteNa5Al3[AsO3(OH)]4[AsO2(OH)2]2(SO4)2·4H2O
As CurrieriteNa4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
As MagnesiocanutiteNaMnMg2[AsO4]2[AsO2(OH)2]
As MagnesiofluckiteCaMg(AsO3OH)2(H2O)2
As ChinchorroiteNa2Mg5(As2O7)2(AsO3OH)2(H2O)10
As PicaiteNaCa[AsO3OH][AsO2(OH)2]
As RiosecoiteCa2Mg(AsO3OH)3(H2O)2
As CamanchacaiteNaCaMg2[AsO4][AsO3(OH)]2
As Cuatrocapaite-(NH4)(NH4)3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
As Cuatrocapaite-(K)K3(NaMg◻)(As2O3)6Cl6·16H2O
As EspadaiteNa4Ca3Mg2[AsO3(OH)]2[AsO2(OH)2]10·7H2O
As ArsenicAs
As RealgarAs4S4
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As ArsenoliteAs2O3
As WendwilsoniteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
As Chudobaite(Mg,Zn)5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 10H2O
As MansfielditeAlAsO4 · 2H2O
As TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ClaudetiteAs2O3
As MahnertiteNaCu3(AsO4)2Cl · 5H2O
As NatropharmacoalumiteNaAl4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 4H2O
As Natropharmacosiderite(Na,K)Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As Pararsenolamprite(As,Sb)
As Lucabindiite(K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
BrBromine
Br Lucabindiite(K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
SrStrontium
Sr Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SbAntimony
Sb TorrecillasiteNa(As,Sb)43+O6Cl
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb Pararsenolamprite(As,Sb)
BaBarium
Ba Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
UUranium
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O

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Egert R., Ernesto; Vieira G., Camilo; Bobenrieth G., Luis (1983): Mineralization of uranium associated with halite from Salar Grande, I Region de Tarapaca, Chile. Minerales 38, 7-19 (in Spanish).
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Gramain Audrey; Diaz Guillermo Chong; Demergasso Cecilia; Lowenstein Tim K; McGenity Terry J (2011): Archaeal diversity along a subterranean salt core from the Salar Grande (Chile). Environmental microbiology 13, 2105-2121.
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