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Nuuk, Sermersooq, Greenlandi
Regional Level Types
NuukMunicipality (Former)
SermersooqMunicipality
GreenlandAutonomous Territory

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
64° 10' 53'' North , 51° 41' 38'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Municipality (Former) - last checked 2018
Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Godthaab District; Godthåb
Name(s) in local language(s):
Nuuk, Kommuneqarfik Sermersooq, Kalaallit Nunaat


Nuuk Municipality was one of the municipalities of Greenland until 31 December 2008. On 1 January 2009, it was merged with four other former municipalities into the new Sermersooq municipality. The central town is Nuuk. (Wikipedia]

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88 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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Actinolite
Formula: ☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.187]
Albite var. Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.187]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.208]
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Torben Kjeldgårds photo & specimen
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.187]
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Williams, H.R. (1984): Field relations and chemistry of Sapphirine-bearing rocks from the Bjoernesund area, Fiskenaesset, Western Greenland, Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 22, 417 - 421
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Dymek, Brothers, and Schiffries, 1988: Journal of Petrology 29(6):153-1397.; Dymek, R. F. (1987). Shandite, Ni 3 Pb 2 S 2, in a serpentinized metadunite from the Isua supracrustal belt, West Greenland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 25(2), 245-249.
'Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series'
Reference: Uitterdijk Appel, P.W. & Jensen, A. (1987): A new gem material from Greenland: Iridescent orthoamphibole. Gems & Mineralogy. Spring 1987, 36-42
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Dymek, Brothers, and Schiffries, 1988: Journal of Petrology 29(6):153-1397.; Dymek, R. F. (1987). Shandite, Ni 3 Pb 2 S 2, in a serpentinized metadunite from the Isua supracrustal belt, West Greenland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 25(2), 245-249.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Stendal, H. (2000) Greenstone belts in Greenland and related mineral occurrences - an overview. In Abstract volume and Field trip Guidebook, 2nd annual GEODE-Fennoscandian shield field workshop on Palaeoproterozoic and Archean greenstone belts and VMS districts in the Fennoscandian Shield (Vol. 28).; Nutman, A. P., Christiansen, O., & Friend, C. R. (2007). 2635Ma amphibolite facies gold mineralisation near a terrane boundary (suture?) on Storø, Nuuk region, southern West Greenland. Precambrian Research, 159(1), 19-32.
'Asbestos'
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.151]
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.154]
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.233. 257]
Beryl var. Emerald ?
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.257]
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Boeggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland, Reitzels Forlag Koebenhavn
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
Cassiterite ?
Formula: SnO2
Description: Locality probably not correct.
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.126]
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Chesterite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
Reference: http://epsc.wustl.edu/admin/whatsnew/photo_album/week/pw2006-12-06.htm
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Dymek, Brothers, and Schiffries, 1988: Journal of Petrology 29(6):153-1397.; Dymek, R. F. (1987). Shandite, Ni 3 Pb 2 S 2, in a serpentinized metadunite from the Isua supracrustal belt, West Greenland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 25(2), 245-249.
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Chromite var. Ferrian Chromite
Formula: Fe2+(Cr,Fe3+)2O4
Reference: Dymek, Brothers, and Schiffries, 1988: Journal of Petrology 29(6):153-1397.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
Clinochlore var. Sheridanite
Formula: (Mg,Al,Fe)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Description: chromian
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Clintonite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Williams, H.R. (1984): Field relations and chemistry of Sapphirine-bearing rocks from the Bjoernesund area, Fiskenaesset, Western Greenland, Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 22, 417 - 421
Corundum var. Ruby
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Friend, C.R.L. (1982): A1-Cr substitution in peraluminous sapphirines from the Bjoernesund area, Fiskenaesset region, southern West Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine. 46, 323-328
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Dymek, Brothers, and Schiffries, 1988: Journal of Petrology 29(6):153-1397.; Dymek, R. F. (1987). Shandite, Ni 3 Pb 2 S 2, in a serpentinized metadunite from the Isua supracrustal belt, West Greenland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 25(2), 245-249.
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Petersen, O. et al., 2002, Dravite from Qarusulik, Ameralik Fjord in Southwestern Greenland, extraLapis 3, p.42-46.
Enstatite
Formula: Mg2Si2O6
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
Enstatite var. Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Reitzels Forlag København. Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.193-194]
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Description: a chromian variety is also reported.
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Rodgers, K.A., Kinny, P.D., McGregor, V.R, Clark, G.R. & Henderson, G.S. (1996) Iridescent anthophyllite-gedrite from Simiuttat, Nuuk district, southern West Greenland: composition, exsolution, age. Mineralogical Magazinw, 60, 937-947
Ferro-gedrite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
'Fluor-uvite-Uvite Series'
Reference: [MinRec 18:357]
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Reference: Uitterdijk Appel, P.W. & Jensen, A. (1987): A new gem material from Greenland: Iridescent orthoamphibole. Gems & Mineralogy. Spring 1987, 36-42
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Richards, J. R., & Appel, P. W. U. (1987). Age of the “least radiogenic” galenas at Isua, West Greenland. Chemical Geology: Isotope Geoscience section, 66(3), 181-191.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Boeggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland, Reitzels Forlag Koebenhavn
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Friend, C.R.L. (1982): A1-Cr substitution in peraluminous sapphirines from the Bjoernesund area, Fiskenaesset region, southern West Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine. 46, 323-328
Geikielite
Formula: MgTiO3
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
Godlevskite
Formula: (Ni,Fe)9S8
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Stendal, H. (2000) Greenstone belts in Greenland and related mineral occurrences - an overview. In Abstract volume and Field trip Guidebook, 2nd annual GEODE-Fennoscandian shield field workshop on Palaeoproterozoic and Archean greenstone belts and VMS districts in the Fennoscandian Shield (Vol. 28).; Nutman, A. P., Christiansen, O., & Friend, C. R. (2007). 2635Ma amphibolite facies gold mineralisation near a terrane boundary (suture?) on Storø, Nuuk region, southern West Greenland. Precambrian Research, 159(1), 19-32.
Grandidierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Peter W. Uitterdijk Appel (1986) Gahnite in an Archaean Iron-Formation, West Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 50:175-177.
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Description: chromian
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Juul-Pedersen, A., Frei, R., Appel, P. W., Persson, M. F., & Konnerup-Madsen, J. (2007). A shear zone related greenstone belt hosted gold mineralization in the Archean of West Greenland. A petrographic and combined Pb–Pb and Rb–Sr geochronological study. Ore Geology Reviews, 32(1), 20-36.
'Högbomite'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
'Hornblende'
Reference: Peter W. Uitterdijk Appel (1986) Gahnite in an Archaean Iron-Formation, West Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 50:175-177.
Humite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Reference: Dymek, R. F. (1987). Shandite, Ni 3 Pb 2 S 2, in a serpentinized metadunite from the Isua supracrustal belt, West Greenland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 25(2), 245-249.
Hydroniumjarosite
Formula: (H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.166]
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Boeggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland, Reitzels Forlag Koebenhavn; Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages, p.30
Jimthompsonite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
Reference: http://epsc.wustl.edu/admin/whatsnew/photo_album/week/pw2006-12-06.htm
Kornerupine (TL)
Formula: Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Reference: Grew, E., Herd, R., Marquez, N. (1987): Boron-bearing Kornerupine from Fiskenaesset, West Greenland: a re-examination of specimens from the type locality, Mineralogical Magazine,51, 695-708
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.136]
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Reference: Richards, J. R., & Appel, P. W. U. (1987). Age of the “least radiogenic” galenas at Isua, West Greenland. Chemical Geology: Isotope Geoscience section, 66(3), 181-191.
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Nutman, A. P., Christiansen, O., & Friend, C. R. (2007). 2635Ma amphibolite facies gold mineralisation near a terrane boundary (suture?) on Storø, Nuuk region, southern West Greenland. Precambrian Research, 159(1), 19-32.
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Magnesio-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: R.F. Dymek and R. Stocking , Abstr. Progr. Geol. Soc. Am. , 177, 571, 1985.
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Dymek, Brothers, and Schiffries, 1988: Journal of Petrology 29(6):153-1397.; Dymek, R. F. (1987). Shandite, Ni 3 Pb 2 S 2, in a serpentinized metadunite from the Isua supracrustal belt, West Greenland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 25(2), 245-249.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Magnetite var. Ishkulite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Cr3+)2O4
Reference: Dymek, Brothers, and Schiffries, 1988: Journal of Petrology 29(6):153-1397.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.154]
Melonite
Formula: NiTe2
Reference: Juul-Pedersen, A., Frei, R., Appel, P. W., Persson, M. F., & Konnerup-Madsen, J. (2007). A shear zone related greenstone belt hosted gold mineralization in the Archean of West Greenland. A petrographic and combined Pb–Pb and Rb–Sr geochronological study. Ore Geology Reviews, 32(1), 20-36.
'Mica Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Petersen, O.V & Johnsen, O. (1980): Giant crystals of Kornerupine. Mineralogical Record 11,93-96
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Uitterdijk Appel, P.W. & Jensen, A. (1987): A new gem material from Greenland: Iridescent orthoamphibole. Gems & Mineralogy. Spring 1987, 36-42
'Monazite'
Reference: Rodgers, K.A., Kinny, P.D., McGregor, V.R, Clark, G.R. & Henderson, G.S. (1996) Iridescent anthophyllite-gedrite from Simiuttat, Nuuk district, southern West Greenland: composition, exsolution, age. Mineralogical Magazinw, 60, 937-947
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Boeggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland, Reitzels Forlag Koebenhavn
Muscovite var. Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
'Nuummite'
Reference: Arthur Thomas, Gemstones (2009), p. 187
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Dymek, R. F. (1987). Shandite, Ni 3 Pb 2 S 2, in a serpentinized metadunite from the Isua supracrustal belt, West Greenland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 25(2), 245-249.
Pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Petersen, O.V & Johnsen, O. (1980): Giant crystals of Kornerupine. Mineralogical Record 11,93-96
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Friend, C.R.L. (1982): A1-Cr substitution in peraluminous sapphirines from the Bjoernesund area, Fiskenaesset region, southern West Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine. 46, 323-328
'Pinite'
Reference: Grew, E., Herd, R., Marquez, N. (1987): Boron-bearing Kornerupine from Fiskenaesset, West Greenland: a re-examination of specimens from the type locality, Mineralogical Magazine,51, 695-708
Polydymite
Formula: Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Dymek, Brothers, and Schiffries, 1988: Journal of Petrology 29(6):153-1397.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
Sapphirine (TL)
Formula: Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Stromeyer (1819): Analyse einiger von dem Prof. von Giesecke in Grönland entdeckten Fossilien, 2. Saphirin von Fiskenaes oder Kikertarsoeitsiak, Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Vol. 63, p 374; Mineralogical Magazine 1987 51 : 695-708.
'Scapolite'
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Appel, P. U. (1986). Strata bound scheelite in the Archean Malene supracrustal belt, West Greenland. Mineralium Deposita, 21(3), 207-215.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Description: The tourmaline from the locality is 71% end-member dravite. Petersen, O. et al., 2002, Dravite from Qarusulik, Ameralik Fjord in Southwestern Greenland, extraLapis 3, p.42-46
Reference: Petersen, O. et al., 2002, Dravite from Qarusulik, Ameralik Fjord in Southwestern Greenland, extraLapis 3, p.42-46
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:184-191
Shandite
Formula: Ni3Pb2S2
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Dymek, R. F. (1987). Shandite, Ni 3 Pb 2 S 2, in a serpentinized metadunite from the Isua supracrustal belt, West Greenland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 25(2), 245-249.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.137]
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Juul-Pedersen, A., Frei, R., Appel, P. W., Persson, M. F., & Konnerup-Madsen, J. (2007). A shear zone related greenstone belt hosted gold mineralization in the Archean of West Greenland. A petrographic and combined Pb–Pb and Rb–Sr geochronological study. Ore Geology Reviews, 32(1), 20-36.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: R.F. Dymek and R. Stocking , Abstr. Progr. Geol. Soc. Am. , 177, 571, 1985. ; Mineralogical Magazine 1987 51 : 695-708.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Windley B.F. et al. (1989): Geikielite and ilmenite in Archaean meta-ultramafic rocks, Fiskenaesset, West Greenland. European Journal of Mineralogy. 1, 427-437
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Tschermakite
Formula: ☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: http://geusweb01.geus.dk/gmomweb/mineraloccurencepdf.seam?mineraloccurencepdfGeolfeatureid=1734&geolfeatureGeolfeatureid=1734
Uranophane-β
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: http://geusweb01.geus.dk/gmomweb/mineraloccurencepdf.seam?mineraloccurencepdfGeolfeatureid=1734&geolfeatureGeolfeatureid=1734
Violarite
Formula: Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Petersen, O. V. & Secher, K. (1993): The Minerals of Greenland. Mineralogical Record 24 (2): 1-67
'Xenotime'
Reference: http://geusweb01.geus.dk/gmomweb/mineraloccurencepdf.seam?mineraloccurencepdfGeolfeatureid=1734&geolfeatureGeolfeatureid=1734
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Rodgers, K.A., Kinny, P.D., McGregor, V.R, Clark, G.R. & Henderson, G.S. (1996) Iridescent anthophyllite-gedrite from Simiuttat, Nuuk district, southern West Greenland: composition, exsolution, age. Mineralogical Magazinw, 60, 937-947
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Rodgers, K.A., Kinny, P.D., McGregor, V.R, Clark, G.R. & Henderson, G.S. (1996) Iridescent anthophyllite-gedrite from Simiuttat, Nuuk district, southern West Greenland: composition, exsolution, age. Mineralogical Magazinw, 60, 937-947
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Reference: Williams, H.R. (1984): Field relations and chemistry of Sapphirine-bearing rocks from the Bjoernesund area, Fiskenaesset, Western Greenland, Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 22, 417 - 421

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Godlevskite2.BB.15(Ni,Fe)9S8
Heazlewoodite2.BB.05Ni3S2
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Linnaeite2.DA.05Co2+Co3+2S4
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Melonite2.EA.20NiTe2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Polydymite2.DA.05Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe1-xS
Shandite2.BE.15Ni3Pb2S2
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Violarite2.DA.05Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite ?4.DB.05SnO2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
var. Ferrian Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+(Cr,Fe3+)2O4
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var. Ruby4.CB.05Al2O3
Gahnite4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
Geikielite4.CB.05MgTiO3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var. Ishkulite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Cr3+)2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Hydroniumjarosite7.BC.10(H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var. Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Anthophyllite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var. Emerald ?9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Chesterite9.DF.05(Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var. Sheridanite9.EC.55(Mg,Al,Fe)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Clinozoisite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clintonite9.EC.35Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Cummingtonite9.DE.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Enstatite9.DA.05Mg2Si2O6
var. Bronzite9.DA.05(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferro-gedrite9.DD.05☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Gedrite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Grandidierite9.AJ.05(Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Grunerite9.DE.05☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Humite9.AF.50(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Jimthompsonite9.DF.05(Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
Kornerupine (TL)9.BJ.50Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Magnesio-hornblende9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var. Fuchsite9.EC.15K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Pargasite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sapphirine (TL)9.DH.45Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Schorl ?9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tschermakite9.DE.10☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Uranophane-β9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series'-
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Asbestos'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Fluor-uvite-Uvite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'Högbomite'-(Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite'-
'Nuummite'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Pinite'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Scapolite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Xenotime'-

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
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 5:2
Shandite2.3.5.1Ni3Pb2S2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Heazlewoodite2.5.3.1Ni3S2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Godlevskite2.7.4.1(Ni,Fe)9S8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe1-xS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Linnaeite2.10.1.1Co2+Co3+2S4
Polydymite2.10.1.7Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Violarite2.10.1.8Fe2+Ni3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Melonite2.12.14.1NiTe2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Geikielite4.3.5.2MgTiO3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Cassiterite ?4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Gahnite7.2.1.4ZnAl2O4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Miscellaneous
'Högbomite'7.11.7.3(Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Humite52.3.2c.1(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane-β53.3.1.9Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with (BO3)
Grandidierite54.1.1.1(Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [4] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n=1, 2)
Kornerupine (TL)58.1.1.1Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Clinozoisite58.2.1a.4{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl ?61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1Mg2Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Anthophyllite66.1.2.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Cummingtonite66.1.1.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Gedrite66.1.2.5☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Pargasite66.1.3a.12{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 67 - INOSILICATES Unbranched Chains with W > 2
Unbranched Chains with W>2 with W=3
Jimthompsonite67.1.1.1(Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
Group 68 - INOSILICATES Structures with Chains of More Than One Width
Structures with Chains of More Than One Width
Chesterite68.1.1.1(Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Sapphirine (TL)69.2.1b.1Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Clintonite71.2.2c.2Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Albite
var. Oligoclase
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Anthophyllite-Gedrite Series'-
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Asbestos'-
Beryl
var. Emerald ?
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
Chromite
var. Ferrian Chromite
-Fe2+(Cr,Fe3+)2O4
Clinochlore
var. Sheridanite
-(Mg,Al,Fe)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Corundum
var. Ruby
-Al2O3
Enstatite
var. Bronzite
-(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
Ferro-gedrite-☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'Fluor-uvite-Uvite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Grunerite-☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Hornblende'-
Hydroniumjarosite-(H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Iron-Fe
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnesio-hornblende-☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Magnetite
var. Ishkulite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Cr3+)2O4
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite'-
Muscovite
var. Fuchsite
-K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
'Nuummite'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Pinite'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Scapolite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Tschermakite-☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'Xenotime'-
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
H Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Ferro-gedrite☐{Fe22+}{Fe32+Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Tschermakite☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
H Clinochlore var. Sheridanite(Mg,Al,Fe)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
H Chesterite(Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
H Jimthompsonite(Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
H Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Muscovite var. FuchsiteK(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl var. EmeraldBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
B Grandidierite(Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C GraphiteC
C CalciteCaCO3
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
O SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
O Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Ferro-gedrite☐{Fe22+}{Fe32+Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Grandidierite(Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
O Högbomite(Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Tschermakite☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O GeikieliteMgTiO3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O RutileTiO2
O Clinochlore var. Sheridanite(Mg,Al,Fe)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Chesterite(Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
O Jimthompsonite(Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
O Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O Chromite var. Ferrian ChromiteFe2+(Cr,Fe3+)2O4
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Magnetite var. IshkuliteFe2+(Fe3+,Cr3+)2O4
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O CorundumAl2O3
O ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Corundum var. RubyAl2O3
O Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O Enstatite var. Bronzite(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O Muscovite var. FuchsiteK(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O GahniteZnAl2O4
O Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O SideriteFeCO3
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O Albite var. Oligoclase(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Beryl var. EmeraldBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Albite var. Oligoclase(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Mg SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Mg Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Grandidierite(Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Mg Högbomite(Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Tschermakite☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg GeikieliteMgTiO3
Mg Clinochlore var. Sheridanite(Mg,Al,Fe)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Mg Chesterite(Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
Mg Jimthompsonite(Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
Mg Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg Enstatite var. Bronzite(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Mg Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
AlAluminium
Al KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Al SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Ferro-gedrite☐{Fe22+}{Fe32+Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al Grandidierite(Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Al Högbomite(Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Tschermakite☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Al Clinochlore var. Sheridanite(Mg,Al,Fe)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Corundum var. RubyAl2O3
Al Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Al Muscovite var. FuchsiteK(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al GahniteZnAl2O4
Al Albite var. Oligoclase(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Beryl var. EmeraldBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Si SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Si Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Ferro-gedrite☐{Fe22+}{Fe32+Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si Grandidierite(Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Tschermakite☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si Clinochlore var. Sheridanite(Mg,Al,Fe)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Chesterite(Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
Si Jimthompsonite(Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
Si Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si Enstatite var. Bronzite(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Muscovite var. FuchsiteK(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Albite var. Oligoclase(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Si Beryl var. EmeraldBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
SSulfur
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S DigeniteCu9S5
S Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
S HeazlewooditeNi3S2
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S MilleriteNiS
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S PolydymiteNi2+Ni23+S4
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
S SphaleriteZnS
S ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
S ShanditeNi3Pb2S2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
S GalenaPbS
S LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite var. FuchsiteK(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Tschermakite☐(Ca2)(Mg3Al2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ca Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Ca Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca Albite var. Oligoclase(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
TiTitanium
Ti Högbomite(Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
Ti GeikieliteMgTiO3
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr Chromite var. Ferrian ChromiteFe2+(Cr,Fe3+)2O4
Cr Magnetite var. IshkuliteFe2+(Fe3+,Cr3+)2O4
Cr Muscovite var. FuchsiteK(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Ferro-gedrite☐{Fe22+}{Fe32+Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Fe Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Grandidierite(Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Fe Högbomite(Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
Fe ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Clinochlore var. Sheridanite(Mg,Al,Fe)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Fe Chesterite(Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
Fe Jimthompsonite(Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
Fe Chromite var. Ferrian ChromiteFe2+(Cr,Fe3+)2O4
Fe Magnetite var. IshkuliteFe2+(Fe3+,Cr3+)2O4
Fe Enstatite var. Bronzite(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Fe IronFe
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Hydroniumjarosite(H3O)Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CoCobalt
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
Co LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
NiNickel
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Ni Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
Ni HeazlewooditeNi3S2
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni PolydymiteNi2+Ni23+S4
Ni ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
Ni ShanditeNi3Pb2S2
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Ni MeloniteNiTe2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn GahniteZnAl2O4
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag HessiteAg2Te
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
TeTellurium
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te MeloniteNiTe2
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb ShanditeNi3Pb2S2
Pb GalenaPbS
UUranium
U Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U UraniniteUO2

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