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Northern Province, Rwandai
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Incorporates former Byumba, Kigali-Rural (part) and Ruhengeri Prefectures.

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Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate

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10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Alumotungstite'
Formula: 2W2O6(H2O)
Reference: J. W. Anthony et al.: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol.3 (1997), 11
Anthoinite
Formula: AlWO3(OH)3
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: J.F LANOE, Inv. 0560-233, Found, 1965.
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Ferberite var: Reinite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Excalibur-Cureton specimens
Hydrokenoelsmoreite
Formula: 2W2O6(H2O)
Reference: J. W. Anthony et al.: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol.3 (1997), 11
Hydrokenoelsmoreite var: Ferritungstite
Reference: J. W. Anthony et al.: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol.3 (1997), 11
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Geol. Belg. 11 (2008) 251-258.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Geol. Belg. 11 (2008) 251-258.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Raspite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Reference: J. W. Anthony et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3 (1997), 17
Tungstite
Formula: WO3 · H2O
Reference: Geol. Belg. 11 (2008) 251-258.
Yttrotungstite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Nd,Y)W2O6(OH)3
Reference: J. W. Anthony et al.: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol.3 (1997), 11

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
var: Reinite4.DB.30FeWO4
Hydrokenoelsmoreite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Raspite4.DG.20Pb(WO4)
Tungstite4.FJ.10WO3 · H2O
Yttrotungstite-(Ce)4.FD.20(Ce,Nd,Y)W2O6(OH)3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anthoinite7.GB.35AlWO3(OH)3
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Alumotungstite'-2W2O6(H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
AX3
Tungstite4.5.2.1WO3 · H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Raspite48.1.4.1Pb(WO4)
Basic Anhydrous Molybdates and Tungstates
Anthoinite48.3.3.1AlWO3(OH)3
Group 49 - HYDRATED MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Hydrated Molybdates and Tungstates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Yttrotungstite-(Ce)49.3.3.1(Ce,Nd,Y)W2O6(OH)3
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, Mixtures, etc.
'Alumotungstite'-2W2O6(H2O)
Ferberite
var: Reinite
-FeWO4
Hydrokenoelsmoreite-2W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite-2W2O6(H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
H Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
H Yttrotungstite-(Ce)(Ce,Nd,Y)W2O6(OH)3
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TungstiteWO3 · H2O
H Alumotungstite2W2O6(H2O)
OOxygen
O AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
O FerberiteFeWO4
O QuartzSiO2
O RaspitePb(WO4)
O Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
O Yttrotungstite-(Ce)(Ce,Nd,Y)W2O6(OH)3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TungstiteWO3 · H2O
O Alumotungstite2W2O6(H2O)
O Ferberite (var: Reinite)FeWO4
AlAluminium
Al AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Ferberite (var: Reinite)FeWO4
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
CeCerium
Ce Yttrotungstite-(Ce)(Ce,Nd,Y)W2O6(OH)3
WTungsten
W AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
W FerberiteFeWO4
W RaspitePb(WO4)
W Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
W Yttrotungstite-(Ce)(Ce,Nd,Y)W2O6(OH)3
W TungstiteWO3 · H2O
W Alumotungstite2W2O6(H2O)
W Ferberite (var: Reinite)FeWO4
PbLead
Pb RaspitePb(WO4)

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