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Putnam Co., Indiana, USAi
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Putnam Co.County
IndianaState
USACountry

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Mineral List

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10 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Bitumen'
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: W.S. Blatchley (1903) Gold and Diamonds In Indiana
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: W.S. Blatchley (1903) Gold and Diamonds in Indiana
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bitumen'-

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 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Bitumen'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S BaryteBaSO4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu

Fossils

There are 2 fossil localities from the PaleoBioDB database within this region.

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Occurrences20
Youngest Fossil Listed336 Ma (Carboniferous)
Oldest Fossil Listed501 Ma (Cambrian)
Stratigraphic Units
UnitNo. OccurrencesAge
Ste. Genevieve1339.4 - 318.1 Ma (Carboniferous)
Eau Claire8500.5 - 485.4 Ma (Cambrian)
Davis11501 - 485.4 Ma (Cambrian)
Fossils from RegionClick here to show the list.
Accepted NameHierarchy Age
Chancelloria
genus
Animalia : Problematica : Coeloscleritophora : Chancelloriida : Chancelloriidae : Chancelloria501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Hyolithes
genus
Animalia : Hyolitha : Hyolithida : Hyolithidae : Hyolithes501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Pelagiella
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Helcionelloida : Pelagiellida : Pelagiellidae : Pelagiella501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Cycloholcus
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Helcionelloida : Helcionellida : Helcionellidae : Cycloholcus501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Pseudagnostus
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Agnostida : Diplagnostidae : Pseudagnostus501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Cheilocephalus
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Corynexochida : Cheilocephalidae : Cheilocephalus501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Pterocephalia
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Asaphida : Pterocephaliidae : Pterocephalia501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Aphelotoxon
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Phylacteridae : Aphelotoxon501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Blountia
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Kingstoniidae : Blountia501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Bynumina
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Kingstoniidae : Bynumina501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Calocephalites
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Dokimocephalidae : Calocephalites501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Dellea
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Dokimocephalidae : Dellea501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Drabia
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Phylacteridae : Drabia501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Elvinia
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Elviniidae : Elvinia501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Kindbladia
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Dokimocephalidae : Kindbladia501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Kingstonia
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Kingstoniidae : Kingstonia501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Llanoaspis
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Llanoaspididae : Llanoaspis501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Tricrepicephalus
genus
Animalia : Arthropoda : Trilobita : Ptychopariida : Tricrepicephalidae : Tricrepicephalus501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Lingulida
order
Animalia : Brachiopoda : Lingulata : Lingulida501 - 485.4 Ma
Cambrian
Bellerophon gibsoni
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Bellerophontidae : Bellerophon : Bellerophon gibsoni345 - 336 Ma
Carboniferous
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References

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Mackey, J, M. Moore & J. Hill (1982) Bedrock Geology of Putnam County, Indiana: Indiana Geological Survey Special Report 26: 33 p.

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Putnam_County,_Indiana
Wikidata ID:Q506531
GeoNames ID:4263451

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