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Unnamed prospect pit, Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° North , 78° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~8km
Locality type:Pit
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


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Bancroft area (Bancroft district), Ontario, Canada

Area - 277 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist (1961): 6: 576-581.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist (1961): 6: 576-581.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Van King
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist (1961): 6: 576-581.
'Scapolite'
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist (1961): 6: 576-581.
'Scapolite var: Wernerite'
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist (1961): 6: 576-581.
Tritomite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: Y5(SiO4,BO4)3(O,OH,F)
Reference: FRONDEL, C. (1961): Two yttrium minerals: spencite and rowlandite. Canadian Mineralogist 6, 576-581. JAFFE, H.W. & MOLINSKY, V.J. (1962): Spencite, the yttrium analogue of tritomite from Sussex Co., New Jersey. American Mineralogist 47, 9-25. JOENSUU, O.I. & INGAMELLS, C.O. (1966): Additional data on the composition of spencite. Canadian Mineralogist 8, 647-649.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Fluorapatite'8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
'Diopside'9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
'Tritomite-(Y)' (TL)9.AH.25Y5(SiO4,BO4)3(O,OH,F)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Scapolite'-
'var: Wernerite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Tritomite-(Y) (TL)54.2.5.2Y5(SiO4,BO4)3(O,OH,F)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Scapolite'-
'var: Wernerite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Tritomite-(Y)Y5(SiO4,BO4)3(O,OH,F)
BBoron
B Tritomite-(Y)Y5(SiO4,BO4)3(O,OH,F)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Tritomite-(Y)Y5(SiO4,BO4)3(O,OH,F)
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
F Tritomite-(Y)Y5(SiO4,BO4)3(O,OH,F)
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
SiSilicon
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Tritomite-(Y)Y5(SiO4,BO4)3(O,OH,F)
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca FluoriteCaF2
YYttrium
Y Tritomite-(Y)Y5(SiO4,BO4)3(O,OH,F)

References

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FRONDEL, C. (1961): Two yttrium minerals: spencite and rowlandite. Canadian Mineralogist 6, 576-581.
JAFFE, H.W. & MOLINSKY, V.J. (1962): Spencite, the yttrium analogue of tritomite from Sussex Co., New Jersey. American Mineralogist 47, 9-25.
JOENSUU, O.I. & INGAMELLS, C.O. (1966): Additional data on the composition of spencite. Canadian Mineralogist 8, 647-649.


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