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Busiro Co. (Bushiro Co.), Wakiso District, Central Region, Ugandai
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Busiro Co. (Bushiro Co.)County
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0° 15' North , 32° 25' East
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11 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)' (FRL)
Type Locality:
Reference: Am Min 62 (1977), 403; HB3 (1997)
Bismutotantalite (TL)
Formula: Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 65
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 65
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: von Knorring, O. & Sahama, Th. G. (1979): A note on rynersonite from Uganda. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 59: 15-19
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: von Knorring, O. & Sahama, Th. G. (1979): A note on rynersonite from Uganda. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 59: 15-19
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Reference: von Knorring, O. & Sahama, Th. G. (1979): A note on rynersonite from Uganda. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 59: 15-19
Montebrasite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Reference: von Knorring, O. & Sahama, Th. G. (1979): A note on rynersonite from Uganda. Schweiz. mineral. petrogr. Mitt. 59: 15-19
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: von Knorring, O. & Sahama, Th. G. (1979): A note on rynersonite from Uganda. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 59: 15-19
Rynersonite
Formula: CaTa2O6
Description: It's habitus, properties chemistry corresponds to the type of rynersonite. However this is more Ta-dominant and has a slightly larger unit cell.
Reference: von Knorring, O. & Sahama, Th. G. (1979): A note on rynersonite from Uganda. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 59: 15-19
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 65
'UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaP'
Formula: Bi-Ca-Al-P-O
Reference: von Knorring, O. (1972): The occurrence of bismuth minerals in some African pegmatites. Annu. Rep. Res. Inst. African Geol., Univ. Leeds: 16: 53-55; in: Fleischer, M. (1974): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 59: 1139-1141
Waylandite (TL)
Formula: BiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Type Locality:
Reference: Min Mag 50 (1986), 730; Am Min 73 (1988), 199
Wodginite
Formula: Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Reference: von Knorring, O. & Sahama, Th. G. (1979): A note on rynersonite from Uganda. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 59: 15-19
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: von Knorring, O. & Sahama, Th. G. (1979): A note on rynersonite from Uganda. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 59: 15-19

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)' (TL)4.DH.15
Bismutotantalite (TL)4.DE.30Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
'Microlite Group'4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rynersonite4.DF.05CaTa2O6
Wodginite4.DB.40Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Montebrasite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Waylandite (TL)8.BL.13BiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
'UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaP'-Bi-Ca-Al-P-O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Bismutotantalite (TL)8.1.6.3Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Wodginite8.1.8.1Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)' (FRL)8.2.2.5
'Microlite Group'8.2.2.1A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
AB2O6
Rynersonite8.3.7.2CaTa2O6
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Montebrasite41.5.8.2LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Waylandite (TL)41.5.12.1BiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
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.
'Feldspar Group'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaP'-Bi-Ca-Al-P-O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
LiLithium
Li MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4
O WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
O CassiteriteSnO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaPBi-Ca-Al-P-O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O QuartzSiO2
O WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
O RynersoniteCaTa2O6
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaPBi-Ca-Al-P-O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
P UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaPBi-Ca-Al-P-O
P MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaPBi-Ca-Al-P-O
Ca RynersoniteCaTa2O6
MnManganese
Mn WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
FeIron
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
TaTantalum
Ta BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4
Ta WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Ta Microlite GroupA2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Ta RynersoniteCaTa2O6
BiBismuth
Bi BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4
Bi WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Bi UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaPBi-Ca-Al-P-O

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