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El Chaltén, Lago Argentino Department, Santa Cruz, Argentinai
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A pegmatite found near the small settlement El Chaltén.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009)40:7-15
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009)40:7-15
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009)40:7-15
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009)40:7-15
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2009)40:7-15

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Topaz'9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,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
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

References

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- Mineralogical Record (2009)40:7-15
- Brandstetter, R. (2009): Edle Topase und Zepterquarza aus Patagonien- bizarr wie die Gipfel der Berge, aus denen sie stammen. Lapis, 34 (5): 13-24


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