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Sisco, Cap Corse, Bastia, Haute-Corse, Corsica, Francei
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Sisco1,121 (2018)
Marine de Sisco811 (2018)


Minette dike west of town.

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9 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Habit: small, sometimes automorphic crystals
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.
Priderite
Formula: K(Ti4+7Fe3+)O16
Habit: plates usually 0.04 X 0.005 mm in size
Colour: weak pleochroism, from purple to dark wine colour
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.
Richterite
Formula: {Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Priderite4.DK.05bK(Ti4+7Fe3+)O16
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Richterite9.DE.20{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Priderite7.9.4.1K(Ti4+7Fe3+)O16
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Richterite66.1.3b.9{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O AnataseTiO2
O Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
NaSodium
Na Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti AnataseTiO2
FeIron
Fe PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3

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Velde, D. (1967) Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie et de Crystallographie: 90: 214-223.
Velde, D. (1968) A new occurrence of priderite. Mineralogical Magazine: 36(282): 867-870.


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