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Bird Nest drift, Otto Mountain, Baker, Soda Mts, Silver Lake District, San Bernardino Co., California, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 16' 36'' North , 116° 6' 0'' West
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Baker735 (2011)2.7km


Located on the SW flank of Otto Mountain, 0.75 km NW of the Aga mine (https://www.mindat.org/loc-87939.html).

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Mineral List


64 valid minerals. 9 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Agaite
Formula: Pb3CuTeO5(OH)2(CO3)
Habit: Small orthorhombic crystals.
Colour: Deep blue.
Description: Second locality for agaite.
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Chuck Adan. Raman analyzed by Bob Housley.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Mills, S.J., Kampf, A.R., Christy, A.G., Housley, R.M., Rossman, G.R., Reynolds, R.E., Marty, J. (2014): Bluebellite and mojaveite, two new minerals from the central Mojave Desert, California, USA. Mineralogical Magazine: 78(5): 1325–1340
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS and Raman verified.
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS confirmed by Bob Housley and PXRD confirmed by Tony Kampf.
Bairdite (TL)
Formula: Pb2Cu2+4Te6+2O10(OH)2(SO4)•H2O
Type Locality:
Habit: Diamond shaped crystals.
Colour: Fluorescent green.
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Housley, R.M., Rossman, G.R., Marty, J. and Thorne, B. (2013) Bairdite, IMA 2012-061. CNMNC Newsletter No. 15, February 2013, page 6; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 1-12.
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Boleite
Formula: KPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
Reference: Joe Marty specimens; Confirmed by XRD.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Burckhardtite
Formula: Pb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS confirmed by Bob Housley.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Housley, R.M., Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Marty,J., Thorne, B., The Remarkable Occurence of Rare Secondary Tellurium Minerals at Otto Mountain near Baker, California Including Seven New Species. Rocks and Minerals, 86(2), 132-142.
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS confirmed by Bob Housley.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS confirmed by Bob Housley.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne, EDS and XRD confirmed.
Chromschieffelinite (TL)
Formula: Pb10Te6+6O20(OH)14(CrO4)(H2O)5
Type Locality:
Habit: orthorhombic
Colour: light yellow
Reference: Anthony R. Kampf, Stuart J. Mills, Robert M. Housley, Michael S. Rumsey, and John Spratt (2012), Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: VII. Chromschieffelinite, Pb10Te6O20(CrO4)(H2O)5, the chromate analogue of schieffelinite. American Mineralogist: 97: 212-219.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Al Wilkins. SEM EDS analyzed by Bob Housley.
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Diaboleite
Formula: Pb2CuCl2(OH)4
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Dioptase
Formula: CuSiO3 · H2O
Reference: Personally collected by Bruce Kelley, April 2015
Eckhardite (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Pb)Cu2+Te6+O5(H2O)
Type Locality:
Habit: Monoclinic acicular crystals.
Colour: Light blue green.
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Housley, R.M., Rossman, G.R., Marty, J. and Thorne, B. (2013) Eckhardite, IMA 2012-085. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2696; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709
Eztlite
Formula: Pb2+2Fe3+3(Te4+ O3)3(SO4)O2Cl
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Fornacite
Formula: Pb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Frankhawthorneite
Formula: Cu2Te6+O4(OH)2
Reference: Jerry A. Baird collected mineral ID by Anthony R. Kampf PhD
Fuettererite
Formula: Pb3Cu2+6Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5
Habit: hexagonal
Colour: blue green
Reference: Collected by Chuck Adan. EDS confirmed by Bob Housley.; Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Housley, R.M., Marty, J. (2013): Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: VIII. Fuettererite, Pb3Cu2+6Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5, a new mineral with double spangolite-type sheets. American Mineralogist, 98, 506–511.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS confirmed by Bob Housley.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS confirmed by Bob Housley.
Housleyite (TL)
Formula: Pb6CuTe6+4O18(OH)2
Type Locality:
Habit: monoclinic
Colour: grey blue to blue
Reference: IMA Approvals - July 2009; Kampf, A. R., J. Marty, and B. Thorne (2010), Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: II. Housleyite, Pb6CuTe4O18(OH)2, a new mineral with Cu-Te octahedral sheets, American Mineralogist: 95: 1337-1342; Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Housley, R.M., Marty, J., and Thorne, B. (2010): American Mineralogist 95, 1554–1559.
Iodargyrite
Formula: AgI
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. XRD confirmed by Tony Kampf.
Khinite
Formula: Pb2+Cu2+3[Te6+O6](OH)2
Habit: trigonal
Colour: emerald green
Reference: Joe Marty specimens. Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Housley, R.M., Marty, J., and Thorne, B. (2010): American Mineralogist 95, 1554–1559.
'Khinite-3T'
Formula: Pb2+Cu2+3Te6+O6(OH)2
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Laurionite
Formula: PbCl(OH)
Reference: Collected by Chuck Adan. EDS confirmed by Bob Housley.
Leadhillite ?
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Markcooperite
Formula: Pb2(UO2)(TeO6)
Habit: monoclinic
Colour: brownish orange to orange
Reference: Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J., Housley, R. M., Marty, J. & Thorne, B. (2010) Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: IV. Markcooperite, Pb2(UO2)TeO6, the first natural uranyl tellurate. American Mineralogist, 95(10), 1554–1559.
Mattheddleite
Formula: Pb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. SEM-EDS and PXRD verified.
Mcalpineite
Formula: Cu3(Te6+O6)
Reference: Collected by and in the collections of Brent Thorne and Bob Housley. EDS analyzed by Bob Housley.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Mojaveite (TL)
Formula: Cu6[Te6+O4(OH)2](OH)7Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: Mills, S.J., Kampf, A.R., Christy, A.G., Housley, R.M., Rossman, G.R. and Marty, J. (2014) Mojaveite, IMA 2013-120. CNMNC Newsletter No. 20, June 2014, page 550; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 549-558; Mills, S.J., Kampf, A.R., Christy, A.G., Housley, R.M., Rossman, G.R., Reynolds, R.E., Marty, J. (2014): Bluebellite and mojaveite, two new minerals from the central Mojave Desert, California, USA. Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 1325-1340.
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Munakataite
Formula: Pb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J. & Housley, R. M. (2010) The crystal structure of munakataite, Pb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4, from Otto Mountain, San Bernardino County, California, USA. Mineralogical Magazine, 74(6), 991–998.
Murdochite
Formula: PbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Ottoite (TL)
Formula: Pb2TeO5
Type Locality:
Habit: monoclinic
Colour: light yellow to cream
Reference: Joe Marty specimens; EDS and XRD confirmed. Kampf, A.R., Housley, R.M., Mills, S.J., Marty, J., Thorne, B. (2010): Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: I. Ottoite, Pb2TeO5, a new mineral with chains of tellurate octahedra. American Mineralogist, 95, 1329-1336.
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. PXRD analyzed by Tony Kampf.
Paratimroseite
Formula: Pb2Cu4(TeO6)2(H2O)2
Reference: Collected by Tim Rose. PXRD analyzed by Tony Kampf.
Perite
Formula: PbBiClO2
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Phosphohedyphane
Formula: Ca2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Plumbotsumite
Formula: Pb13(CO3)6(Si10O27) · 3H2O
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS confirmed by Bob Housley.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Joe Marty specimens
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Collected by Jerry A. Baird. Identification made by Anthony R. Kampf PhD.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. EDS confirmed by Bob Housley.
Telluroperite (TL)
Formula: Pb3TeO4Cl2
Type Locality:
Habit: Thin micaceous plates.
Reference: IMA approvals - Sept. 2009; Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J., Housley, R. M., Marty, J. & Thorne, B. (2010) Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: VI. Telluroperite, Pb3Te4+O4Cl2, the Te analogue of perite and nadorite. American Mineralogist: 95(10): 1569–1573.
Thorneite (TL)
Formula: Pb6(Te6+2O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O)
Type Locality:
Habit: monoclinic
Colour: lemon yellow
Reference: A. R. Kampf, R. M. Housley, and J. Marty (2010), Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: III. Thorneite, Pb6(Te26+O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O), the first mineral with edge-sharing octahedral tellurate dimers American Mineralogist, October 1, 2010; 95(10): 1548-1553.
Timroseite (TL)
Formula: Pb2Cu5(TeO6)2(OH)2
Type Locality:
Habit: orthorhombic
Colour: olive green
Reference: A. R. Kampf, S. J. Mills, R. M. Housley, J. Marty, and B. Thorne (2010): Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: V. Timroseite, Pb2Cu52+(Te6+O6)2(OH)2, and paratimroseite, Pb2Cu42+(Te6+O6)2(H2O)2, two new tellurates with Te-Cu polyhedral sheets. American Mineralogist, 95, 1560-1568.; Joe Marty specimens; EDS and XRD confirmed.
Vauquelinite
Formula: Pb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Joe Marty specimens; EDS and XRD confirmed.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Joe Marty specimens; EDS and XRD confirmed.
Xocomecatlite
Formula: Cu3(TeO4)(OH)4
Reference: Collected by Bob Housley. EDS and PXRD analyzed.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Boleite3.DB.15KPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Diaboleite3.DB.05Pb2CuCl2(OH)4
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Iodargyrite3.AA.10AgI
Laurionite3.DC.05PbCl(OH)
Murdochite3.DB.45PbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Paratacamite3.DA.10cCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Perite3.DC.30PbBiClO2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Eztlite4.JN.20Pb2+2Fe3+3(Te4+ O3)3(SO4)O2Cl
Frankhawthorneite4.FD.25Cu2Te6+O4(OH)2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Khinite4.FD.30Pb2+Cu2+3[Te6+O6](OH)2
'Khinite-3T'4.FD.30Pb2+Cu2+3Te6+O6(OH)2
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Leadhillite ?5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Caledonite7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Devilline7.DD.30CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Fornacite7.FC.10Pb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Mcalpineite7.DE.55Cu3(Te6+O6)
Munakataite7.BC.65Pb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
Natrojarosite7.BC.10NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Vauquelinite7.FC.05Pb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Xocomecatlite7.BB.50Cu3(TeO4)(OH)4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Corkite8.BL.05PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Phosphohedyphane8.BN.05Ca2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Burckhardtite9.EC.70Pb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Dioptase9.CJ.30CuSiO3 · H2O
Mattheddleite9.AH.25Pb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Plumbotsumite9.HH.20Pb13(CO3)6(Si10O27) · 3H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Agaite-Pb3CuTeO5(OH)2(CO3)
Bairdite (TL)-Pb2Cu2+4Te6+2O10(OH)2(SO4)•H2O
Chromschieffelinite (TL)-Pb10Te6+6O20(OH)14(CrO4)(H2O)5
Eckhardite (TL)-(Ca,Pb)Cu2+Te6+O5(H2O)
Fuettererite-Pb3Cu2+6Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5
Housleyite (TL)-Pb6CuTe6+4O18(OH)2
Markcooperite-Pb2(UO2)(TeO6)
Mojaveite (TL)-Cu6[Te6+O4(OH)2](OH)7Cl
Ottoite (TL)-Pb2TeO5
Paratimroseite-Pb2Cu4(TeO6)2(H2O)2
Telluroperite (TL)-Pb3TeO4Cl2
Thorneite (TL)-Pb6(Te6+2O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O)
Timroseite (TL)-Pb2Cu5(TeO6)2(OH)2

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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Miscellaneous
Murdochite4.6.5.1PbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Iodargyrite9.1.5.1AgI
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Paratacamite10.1.2.1Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
A(O,OH)Xq
Laurionite10.2.2.1PbCl(OH)
Perite10.2.5.1PbBiClO2
AmBn(O,OH)pXq
Boleite10.6.6.1KPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
Diaboleite10.6.1.1Pb2CuCl2(OH)4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Leadhillite ?17.1.2.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Devilline31.6.1.1CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Anhydrous Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Caledonite32.3.2.1Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Group 33 - SELENATES AND TELLURATES
(AB)m(XO4)pZq
Frankhawthorneite33.1.4.1Cu2Te6+O4(OH)2
Housleyite (TL)33.1.7.Pb6CuTe6+4O18(OH)2
Khinite33.1.3.1Pb2+Cu2+3[Te6+O6](OH)2
Xocomecatlite33.1.2.1Cu3(TeO4)(OH)4
(AB)m(XO6)·xH2O, where x can equal zero
'Khinite-3T'33.2.4.1Pb2+Cu2+3Te6+O6(OH)2
Mcalpineite33.2.5.1Cu3(Te6+O6)
Compound Selenates and Tellurates
Thorneite (TL)33.3.4.Pb6(Te6+2O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O)
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
Compound Selenites, Tellurites and Sulfites
Eztlite34.8.5.1Pb2+2Fe3+3(Te4+ O3)3(SO4)O2Cl
Munakataite34.8.9.Pb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Corkite43.4.1.2PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fornacite43.4.3.2Pb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Vauquelinite43.4.3.1Pb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
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
Mattheddleite52.4.9.6Pb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Dioptase61.1.3.1CuSiO3 · H2O
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 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 78 - Unclassified Silicates
Miscellaneous
Plumbotsumite78.1.7.1Pb13(CO3)6(Si10O27) · 3H2O
Burckhardtite78.5.3.1Pb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Agaite-Pb3CuTeO5(OH)2(CO3)
Bairdite (TL)-Pb2Cu2+4Te6+2O10(OH)2(SO4)•H2O
Chromschieffelinite (TL)-Pb10Te6+6O20(OH)14(CrO4)(H2O)5
Eckhardite (TL)-(Ca,Pb)Cu2+Te6+O5(H2O)
Fuettererite-Pb3Cu2+6Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5
Markcooperite-Pb2(UO2)(TeO6)
Mojaveite (TL)-Cu6[Te6+O4(OH)2](OH)7Cl
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrojarosite-NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Ottoite (TL)-Pb2TeO5
Paratimroseite-Pb2Cu4(TeO6)2(H2O)2
Phosphohedyphane-Ca2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Telluroperite (TL)-Pb3TeO4Cl2
Timroseite (TL)-Pb2Cu5(TeO6)2(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ThorneitePb6(Te26+O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O)
H HousleyitePb6CuTe46+O18(OH)2
H ChromschieffelinitePb10Te66+O20(OH)14(CrO4)(H2O)5
H BairditePb2Cu42+Te26+O10(OH)2(SO4)•H2O
H TimroseitePb2Cu5(TeO6)2(OH)2
H Eckhardite(Ca,Pb)Cu2+Te6+O5(H2O)
H MojaveiteCu6[Te6+O4(OH)2](OH)7Cl
H KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
H FuettereritePb3Cu62+Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5
H AgaitePb3CuTeO5(OH)2(CO3)
H PlumbotsumitePb13(CO3)6(Si10O27) · 3H2O
H MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
H VauquelinitePb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
H NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
H BoleiteKPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
H DiaboleitePb2CuCl2(OH)4
H FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MunakataitePb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H FrankhawthorneiteCu2Te6+O4(OH)2
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H XocomecatliteCu3(TeO4)(OH)4
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H LaurionitePbCl(OH)
H DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
H ParatimroseitePb2Cu4(TeO6)2(H2O)2
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
H DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
CCarbon
C ThorneitePb6(Te26+O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O)
C AgaitePb3CuTeO5(OH)2(CO3)
C PlumbotsumitePb13(CO3)6(Si10O27) · 3H2O
C CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
OOxygen
O ThorneitePb6(Te26+O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O)
O HousleyitePb6CuTe46+O18(OH)2
O TelluroperitePb3TeO4Cl2
O OttoitePb2TeO5
O ChromschieffelinitePb10Te66+O20(OH)14(CrO4)(H2O)5
O BairditePb2Cu42+Te26+O10(OH)2(SO4)•H2O
O TimroseitePb2Cu5(TeO6)2(OH)2
O Eckhardite(Ca,Pb)Cu2+Te6+O5(H2O)
O MojaveiteCu6[Te6+O4(OH)2](OH)7Cl
O KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
O MarkcooperitePb2(UO2)(TeO6)
O FuettereritePb3Cu62+Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5
O AgaitePb3CuTeO5(OH)2(CO3)
O PlumbotsumitePb13(CO3)6(Si10O27) · 3H2O
O MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
O BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
O QuartzSiO2
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O VauquelinitePb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
O PeritePbBiClO2
O NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
O BoleiteKPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
O DiaboleitePb2CuCl2(OH)4
O FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O PhosphohedyphaneCa2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
O MunakataitePb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O CerussitePbCO3
O CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O FrankhawthorneiteCu2Te6+O4(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O McalpineiteCu3(Te6+O6)
O XocomecatliteCu3(TeO4)(OH)4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O LaurionitePbCl(OH)
O DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
O EztlitePb22+Fe33+(Te4+ O3)3(SO4)O2Cl
O ParatimroseitePb2Cu4(TeO6)2(H2O)2
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
O DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
AlAluminium
Al BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si PlumbotsumitePb13(CO3)6(Si10O27) · 3H2O
Si MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Si BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P VauquelinitePb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
P PhosphohedyphaneCa2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
P CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
SSulfur
S BairditePb2Cu42+Te26+O10(OH)2(SO4)•H2O
S MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
S NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
S MunakataitePb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
S AnglesitePbSO4
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S EztlitePb22+Fe33+(Te4+ O3)3(SO4)O2Cl
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
ClChlorine
Cl ThorneitePb6(Te26+O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O)
Cl TelluroperitePb3TeO4Cl2
Cl MojaveiteCu6[Te6+O4(OH)2](OH)7Cl
Cl FuettereritePb3Cu62+Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5
Cl MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Cl PeritePbBiClO2
Cl BoleiteKPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
Cl DiaboleitePb2CuCl2(OH)4
Cl PhosphohedyphaneCa2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Cl MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl LaurionitePbCl(OH)
Cl ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Cl EztlitePb22+Fe33+(Te4+ O3)3(SO4)O2Cl
KPotassium
K BoleiteKPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Eckhardite(Ca,Pb)Cu2+Te6+O5(H2O)
Ca PhosphohedyphaneCa2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
VVanadium
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
CrChromium
Cr ChromschieffelinitePb10Te66+O20(OH)14(CrO4)(H2O)5
Cr VauquelinitePb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
Cr FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Fe NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe EztlitePb22+Fe33+(Te4+ O3)3(SO4)O2Cl
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
CuCopper
Cu HousleyitePb6CuTe46+O18(OH)2
Cu BairditePb2Cu42+Te26+O10(OH)2(SO4)•H2O
Cu TimroseitePb2Cu5(TeO6)2(OH)2
Cu Eckhardite(Ca,Pb)Cu2+Te6+O5(H2O)
Cu MojaveiteCu6[Te6+O4(OH)2](OH)7Cl
Cu KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
Cu FuettereritePb3Cu62+Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5
Cu AgaitePb3CuTeO5(OH)2(CO3)
Cu VauquelinitePb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
Cu BoleiteKPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Cu DiaboleitePb2CuCl2(OH)4
Cu FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu MunakataitePb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Cu MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu FrankhawthorneiteCu2Te6+O4(OH)2
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu McalpineiteCu3(Te6+O6)
Cu XocomecatliteCu3(TeO4)(OH)4
Cu DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Cu ParatimroseitePb2Cu4(TeO6)2(H2O)2
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
Cu DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
ZnZinc
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
AsArsenic
As FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
SeSelenium
Se MunakataitePb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
BrBromine
Br MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag BoleiteKPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
Ag SilverAg
Ag IodargyriteAgI
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
TeTellurium
Te ThorneitePb6(Te26+O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O)
Te HousleyitePb6CuTe46+O18(OH)2
Te TelluroperitePb3TeO4Cl2
Te OttoitePb2TeO5
Te ChromschieffelinitePb10Te66+O20(OH)14(CrO4)(H2O)5
Te BairditePb2Cu42+Te26+O10(OH)2(SO4)•H2O
Te TimroseitePb2Cu5(TeO6)2(OH)2
Te Eckhardite(Ca,Pb)Cu2+Te6+O5(H2O)
Te MojaveiteCu6[Te6+O4(OH)2](OH)7Cl
Te KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
Te MarkcooperitePb2(UO2)(TeO6)
Te FuettereritePb3Cu62+Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5
Te AgaitePb3CuTeO5(OH)2(CO3)
Te BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te FrankhawthorneiteCu2Te6+O4(OH)2
Te McalpineiteCu3(Te6+O6)
Te XocomecatliteCu3(TeO4)(OH)4
Te EztlitePb22+Fe33+(Te4+ O3)3(SO4)O2Cl
Te ParatimroseitePb2Cu4(TeO6)2(H2O)2
Te Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
IIodine
I IodargyriteAgI
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb ThorneitePb6(Te26+O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O)
Pb HousleyitePb6CuTe46+O18(OH)2
Pb TelluroperitePb3TeO4Cl2
Pb OttoitePb2TeO5
Pb ChromschieffelinitePb10Te66+O20(OH)14(CrO4)(H2O)5
Pb BairditePb2Cu42+Te26+O10(OH)2(SO4)•H2O
Pb TimroseitePb2Cu5(TeO6)2(OH)2
Pb Eckhardite(Ca,Pb)Cu2+Te6+O5(H2O)
Pb KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
Pb MarkcooperitePb2(UO2)(TeO6)
Pb FuettereritePb3Cu62+Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5
Pb AgaitePb3CuTeO5(OH)2(CO3)
Pb PlumbotsumitePb13(CO3)6(Si10O27) · 3H2O
Pb MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Pb BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb VauquelinitePb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
Pb PeritePbBiClO2
Pb BoleiteKPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
Pb CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Pb DiaboleitePb2CuCl2(OH)4
Pb FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Pb PhosphohedyphaneCa2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Pb MunakataitePb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Pb MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb LaurionitePbCl(OH)
Pb EztlitePb22+Fe33+(Te4+ O3)3(SO4)O2Cl
Pb ParatimroseitePb2Cu4(TeO6)2(H2O)2
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
Pb LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
BiBismuth
Bi PeritePbBiClO2
UUranium
U MarkcooperitePb2(UO2)(TeO6)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Quaternary - Miocene
0 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3185380
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Tertiary - Lopingian
2.588 - 259.1 Ma



ID: 2941039
Mesozoic granitic rocks, unit 3 (Sierra Nevada, Death Valley area, Northern Mojave Desert and Transverse Ranges)

Age: Phanerozoic (2.588 - 259.1 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Atolia Quartz Monzonite; Coxcomb Granodiorite; Holcomb Quartz Monzonite; Lar Quartz Diorite; Liebre Quartz Monzonite; Mount Pinos Granite; Palms Granite; Sands Granite; Teutonia Quartz Monzonite; White Tank Quartz Monzonite; Vermont Quartz Diorite; Cadiz Valley Batholith; Barcroft Granodiorite; Bass Lake Tonalite; Big Baldy Granite; Boundary Peak Granite; Bridalveil Granite; Burnside Lake Adamellite; Cabin Granodiorite; Cactus Point Granite; Carson Pass Tonalite; Cathedral Peak Granite; Clover Creek Granodiorite; Cottonwood Adamellite; Cow Creek Granodiorite; Dinkey Creek Granodiorite; Ebbetts Pass Granodiorite; El Capitan Granite; Evolution Basin Alaskite; Giant Forest Granodiorite; Half Dome Quartz Monzonite; Hunter Mountain Quartz Monzonite; Inconsolable Granodiorite; Isabella Granodiorite; Johnson Granite Porphyry; Knowles Granodiorite; Lake Edison Granodiorite; Lamarck Granodiorite; Leaning Tower Quartz Monzonite; Lebec Quartz Monzonite; Leidy Adamellite; Lodgepole Granite; Lookout Peak Tonalite; McAfee Adamellite; Mitchell Peak Granodiorite; Mono Creek Granite; Mount Clark Granite; Mount Givens Granodiorite; Pear Lake Quartz Monzonite; Paradise Granodiorite; Pellesier Granite; Pohono Granodiorite; Potwisha Quartz Diorite; Round Valley Peak Granodiorite; Sacatar Quartz Diorite; Sage Hen Adamellite; Sentinel Granodiorite; Stanislaus Meadow Adamellite; Taft Granite; Tamarack Leuco-Adamellite; Tejon Lookout Granite; Tinemaha Granodiorite; Tungsten Hills Quartz Monzonite; Ward Mountain Trondhjemite; Weaver Lake Quartz Monzonite; Wheeler Crest Quartz Monzonite; Whitney Granodiorite. Hunter Mountain Batholith; Inyo Batholith; Sierra Nevada Batholith. Bald Rock Pluton; Bucks Lake Pluton; Bullfrog Pluton; Cartridge Pass Pluton; Cascade Pluton; Dragon Pluton; Grizzly Pluton; Independence Pluton; Merrimac Pluton; Paiute Monument Pluton; Papoose Flat Pluton; Pat Keyes Pluton; Sage Hen Flat Pluton; Santa Rita Flat Pluton; Swedes Flat Pluton; Tuolumne Intrusive Suite; John Muir Intrusive Suite; Shaver Intrusive Suite; Palisade Crest Intrusive Suite; Scheelite Intrusive Suite; Fine Gold Intrusive Suite; Soldier Pass Intrusive Suite; Mount Whitney Intrusive Suite

Description: Mesozoic granite, quartz monzonite, granodiorite, and quartz diorite

Comments: Sierra Nevada, Death Valley area, Transverse Ranges and Mojave Desert. Primarily granodiorite, tonalite, quartz monzonite, and granite ranging in age from Late Triassic to Late Cretaceous. Includes some rocks as old as Permian and possibly a few as young as Tertiary. Three main periods of emplacement (Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous); wide variety of rock types Original map source: Saucedo, G.J., Bedford, D.R., Raines, G.L., Miller, R.J., and Wentworth, C.M., 2000, GIS Data for the Geologic Map of California, California Department of Conservation, Division of Mines and Geology, CD-ROM 2000-07, scale 1:750,000.

Lithology: Major:{granodiorite}, Minor:{granite,tonalite,quartz diorite,quartz monzonite}, Incidental:{diorite, quartz syenite, quartz monzodiorite, gabbro, trondhjemite, monzonite, monzodiorite, pegmatite, alaskite, aplite}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

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References

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Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J., Housley, R. M., Marty, J. & Thorne, B. (2010) Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: VI. Telluroperite, Pb3Te4+O4Cl2, the Te analogue of perite and nadorite. American Mineralogist: 95(10): 1569–1573.
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Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J., Housley, R. M., Marty, J. & Thorne, B. (2010) Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: IV. Markcooperite, Pb2(UO2)TeO6, the first natural uranyl tellurate. American Mineralogist: 95(10): 1554–1559.
Kampf, A. R., Housley, R. M., Mills, S. J., Marty, J. & Thorne, B. (2010) Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: I. Ottoite, Pb2TeO5, a new mineral with chains of tellurate octahedra. American Mineralogist: 95(8-9): 1329–1336.
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Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J. & Housley, R. M. (2010) The crystal structure of munakataite, Pb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4, from Otto Mountain, San Bernardino County, California, USA. Mineralogical Magazine: 74(6): 991–998.
Kampf, A. R., J. Marty, and B. Thorne (2010) Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: II. Housleyite, Pb6CuTe4O18(OH)2, a new mineral with Cu-Te octahedral sheets, American Mineralogist: 95: 1337-1342.
Kampf, A. R., R. M. Housley, and J. Marty (2010) Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: III. Thorneite, Pb6(Te26+O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O), the first mineral with edge-sharing octahedral tellurate dimers. American Mineralogist: 95(10) (October 1, 2010): 1548-1553.
Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Housley, R.M., Marty, J., and Thorne, B. (2010) American Mineralogist: 95: 1554–1559.
Kampf, Anthony R., Stuart J. Mills, Robert M. Housley, Michael S. Rumsey, and John Spratt (2012) Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: VII. Chromschieffelinite, Pb10Te6O20(CrO4)(H2O)5, the chromate analogue of schieffelinite. American Mineralogist: 97: 212-219.
Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Housley, R.M., Marty, J. (2013) Lead-tellurium oxysalts from Otto Mountain near Baker, California: VIII. Fuettererite, Pb3Cu2+6Te6+O6(OH)7Cl5, a new mineral with double spangolite-type sheets. American Mineralogist, 98, 506–511.
Mills, S.J., Kampf, A.R., Christy, A.G., Housley, R.M., Rossman, G.R., Reynolds, R.E., Marty, J. (2014) Bluebellite and mojaveite, two new minerals from the central Mojave Desert, California, USA. Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 1325-1340.


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