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Brosso Mine, Cálea, Léssolo, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italyi
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Brosso MineMine (Inactive)
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Name(s) in local language(s):Miniera di Brosso, Cálea, Léssolo/Brosso, Canavese, Torino, Piemonte, Italia
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° 29' 58'' North , 7° 49' 2'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 45.49946,7.81750
GeoHash:G#: u0jdcfut8
Locality type:Mine (Inactive) - last checked 2018
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Calea411 (2014)0.7km
Baio Dora462 (2014)1.1km
Brosso410 (2014)1.5km
Lessolo1,443 (2014)2.4km
Quassolo350 (2014)2.9km


Iron (pyrite) mine in the municipalities of Lessolo and Brosso.

The mining area is divided into two main sectors, named Fortune (or Bore) and Salvere respectively. Fortune sector includes all workings on the left side of Assa stream (Torrente Assa), Salvere sector all workings on the right side.

Names and elevations [m a.s.l.] of the main levels of the mine are listed below:

Fortune sector
Dey Mars - 940.30 m,
Acqua Rossa - 859.00 m,
Crous de Leva - 731.60 m,
S. Eugenia Ultra - 720.12 m,
Ceretto - 716.46 m,
S. Eugenia Superiore - 707.54 m,
S. Eugenia Inferiore - 694.94 m,
Ribasso Ceretto - 691.66 m,
S. Antonio - 680.89 m,
S. Alessandro - 669.84 m,
S. Maria Ultra - 656.40 m,
S. Domenico - 655.45 m,
S. Maria Tre Cuori (S. Maria Ponente) - 645.00 m,
S. Vittorio - 640.01 m,
Quarziti - 631. 44 m,
S. Maria Vecchia - 629.77 m,
Bo - 620.07 m,
S. Maria Inferiore - 615.46 m,
Millesimo - 605.80 m,
S. Giuseppe - 598.92 m,
Maria Vittoria - 598.80 m,
S. Barbara Superiore - 596.51 m,
Bo Inferiore - 586.84 m,
S. Barbara Inferiore - 586.84 m,
Lavassetto - 568.25,
Vasca - 560.12 m,
Starciassa - 559.31 m,
S. Giacinta - 558.15 m,
Dey Superiore - 541.64 m,
Dey - 533.53 m,
Fortune - 527.55 m,
Nuova Fortune - 527.56 m,
Dey Inferiore - 502.82 m,
Gierinera - 497.51 m,
Trouvetto - 493.96 m,
Ribasso Trouvetto no. 1 - 443.36 m,
Ribasso Valcava - 393.96 m,
Montefiorito - 392.40 m,
Ribasso Trouvetto no. 2 - 373.76 m;

Salvere sector
Pietrarotonda no. 1 - 606.15 m,
Ciocairun - 606.00 m,
Pietrarotonda no. 2 - 594.37 m,
Ribasso Pietrarotonda - 560.28 m,
Francesi - 446.02 m,
Rialzo Canaletto - 435.33 m,
Garavetto - 408.07 m,
Salvere - 407.35 m,
Ribasso Salvere - 397.90 m,
Assa - 395.20 m,
Rometto - 389.48 m,
S. Barbara - 384.04 m,
Canaletto - 384.47 m,
Canaletto Intermedio - 373.10 m,
Tamietto - 372.65 m,
Mongenet - 370.31 m,
Ribasso Tamietto -362.05 m,
Livello 357 - 357.70 m,
Canaletto Inferiore - 347.27 m,
Ribasso Salvere - 318.00 m,
Level 310 - 310.00 m (flooded).

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
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The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


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

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Allophane ?
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Amesite
Formula: Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Arsenic
Formula: As
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Augite var: Fassaite
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Berthierine
Formula: (Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Beyerite
Formula: Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
'Biotite'
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Brianyoungite
Formula: Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Canavesite (TL)
Formula: Mg2(HBO3)(CO3) · 5H2O
Type Locality:
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Coronadite ?
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Cronstedtite
Formula: Fe2+2Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Cuprotungstite ?
Formula: Cu2(WO4)(OH)2
Delafossite
Formula: CuFeO2
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dolomite var: Brossite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dypingite ?
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Ferro-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
'Hornblende'
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Hydrotalcite
Formula: Mg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Inderite
Formula: MgB3O3(OH)5 · 5H2O
Jamesonite ?
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Kotoite
Formula: Mg3[BO3]2
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Ludwigite
Formula: Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Magnesio-hastingsite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Melanophlogite
Formula: 46SiO2 · 6(N2,CO2) · 2(CH4,N2)
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nesquehonite
Formula: MgCO3 · 3H2O
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Pharmacolite
Formula: Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Picropharmacolite
Formula: Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Plattnerite ?
Formula: PbO2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyroaurite
Formula: Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Prase
Formula: SiO2
Richterite
Formula: {Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Siderite var: Sideroplesite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)CO3
Silver
Formula: Ag
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Svanbergite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Szaibélyite
Formula: MgBO2(OH)
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz ?
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tungstite ?
Formula: WO3 · H2O
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Valleriite
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Antimony1.CA.05Sb
Arsenic1.CA.05As
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cosalite2.JB.10Pb2Bi2S5
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Jamesonite ?2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Valleriite2.FD.30(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Coronadite ?4.DK.05aPb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Delafossite4.AB.15CuFeO2
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Melanophlogite4.DA.2546SiO2 · 6(N2,CO2) · 2(CH4,N2)
Plattnerite ?4.DB.05PbO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Prase4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Tungstite ?4.FJ.10WO3 · H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Beyerite5.BE.35Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Brianyoungite5.BF.30Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
var: Brossite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Dypingite ?5.DA.05Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
Hydromagnesite5.DA.05Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Hydrotalcite5.DA.50Mg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Nesquehonite5.CA.05MgCO3 · 3H2O
Pyroaurite5.DA.50Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
var: Sideroplesite5.AB.05(Fe,Mg)CO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 6 - Borates
Canavesite (TL)6.H0.50Mg2(HBO3)(CO3) · 5H2O
Inderite6.CA.15MgB3O3(OH)5 · 5H2O
Kotoite6.AA.35Mg3[BO3]2
Ludwigite6.AB.30Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Szaibélyite6.BA.15MgBO2(OH)
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Cuprotungstite ?7.GB.15Cu2(WO4)(OH)2
Devilline7.DD.30CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite7.CB.25MgSO4 · 6H2O
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Pharmacolite8.CJ.50Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Picropharmacolite8.CH.15Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Svanbergite8.BL.05SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Allophane ?9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Amesite9.ED.15Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
var: Fassaite9.DA.15(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Berthierine9.ED.15(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Chabazite-Ca9.GD.10(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Cronstedtite9.ED.15Fe2+2Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferro-hornblende9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Gedrite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Lizardite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Magnesio-hastingsite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Richterite9.DE.20{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Sepiolite9.EE.25Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz ?9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hornblende'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Antimony1.3.1.2Sb
Arsenic1.3.1.1As
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Hydroxysulfides and Hydrated Sulfides
Valleriite2.14.1.1(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
Cosalite3.5.9.1Pb2Bi2S5
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite ?3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Plattnerite ?4.4.1.6PbO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
AX3
Tungstite ?4.5.2.1WO3 · H2O
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
ABX2
Delafossite7.1.1.1CuFeO2
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB8X16
Coronadite ?7.9.1.4Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 13 - ACID CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Nesquehonite13.1.5.1MgCO3 · 3H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Beyerite16a.2.3.1Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrotalcite16b.6.2.1Mg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Pyroaurite16b.6.2.3Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Dypingite ?16b.7.2.1Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
Hydromagnesite16b.7.1.1Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Canavesite (TL)17.1.8.1Mg2(HBO3)(CO3) · 5H2O
Group 24 - ANHYDROUS BORATES
A2BO2[XO3]
Ludwigite24.2.1.1Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
AmBn[XO3]p
Kotoite24.3.2.1Mg3[BO3]2
Group 25 - ANHYDROUS BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Diborates
Szaibélyite25.2.1.2MgBO2(OH)
Group 26 - HYDRATED BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Triborates
Inderite26.3.1.3MgB3O3(OH)5 · 5H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite29.6.8.1MgSO4 · 6H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Devilline31.6.1.1CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Pharmacolite39.1.1.2Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
(AB)5[HXO4]2[XO4]2.xH2O
Picropharmacolite39.2.4.1Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Svanbergite43.4.1.6SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Basic Anhydrous Molybdates and Tungstates
Cuprotungstite ?48.3.2.1Cu2(WO4)(OH)2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
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] coordination only
Topaz ?52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Gedrite66.1.2.5☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Richterite66.1.3b.9{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane ?71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Amesite71.1.2c.1Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Berthierine71.1.2c.2(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cronstedtite71.1.4.7Fe2+2Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Lizardite71.1.2b.2Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Sepiolite74.3.1b.1Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Melanophlogite75.2.2.146SiO2 · 6(N2,CO2) · 2(CH4,N2)
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Chabazite-Ca77.1.2.1(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Aragonite-CaCO3
Augite
var: Fassaite
-(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
'Biotite'-
Brianyoungite-Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
'Chlorite Group'-
Dolomite
var: Brossite
-CaMg(CO3)2
Ferro-hornblende-☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
'Hornblende'-
Magnesio-hastingsite-{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Quartz
var: Prase
-SiO2
Siderite
var: Sideroplesite
-(Fe,Mg)CO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CanavesiteMg2(HBO3)(CO3) · 5H2O
H PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
H CronstedtiteFe22+Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H InderiteMgB3O3(OH)5 · 5H2O
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
H PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
H PyroauriteMg6Fe23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
H SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H SzaibélyiteMgBO2(OH)
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H HydrotalciteMg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
H HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Berthierine(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
H Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
H Melanophlogite46SiO2 · 6(N2,CO2) · 2(CH4,N2)
H SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
H Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
H BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
H DypingiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H CuprotungstiteCu2(WO4)(OH)2
H TungstiteWO3 · H2O
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
BBoron
B CanavesiteMg2(HBO3)(CO3) · 5H2O
B LudwigiteMg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
B InderiteMgB3O3(OH)5 · 5H2O
B SzaibélyiteMgBO2(OH)
B KotoiteMg3[BO3]2
CCarbon
C CanavesiteMg2(HBO3)(CO3) · 5H2O
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
C PyroauriteMg6Fe23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
C SideriteFeCO3
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C Dolomite (var: Brossite)CaMg(CO3)2
C HydrotalciteMg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
C Melanophlogite46SiO2 · 6(N2,CO2) · 2(CH4,N2)
C Siderite (var: Sideroplesite)(Fe,Mg)CO3
C BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
C BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
C DypingiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
NNitrogen
N Melanophlogite46SiO2 · 6(N2,CO2) · 2(CH4,N2)
OOxygen
O CanavesiteMg2(HBO3)(CO3) · 5H2O
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O LudwigiteMg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
O BaryteBaSO4
O CronstedtiteFe22+Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
O CupriteCu2O
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O FerberiteFeWO4
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O InderiteMgB3O3(OH)5 · 5H2O
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
O PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
O PyroauriteMg6Fe23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O SzaibélyiteMgBO2(OH)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Dolomite (var: Brossite)CaMg(CO3)2
O BrookiteTiO2
O AnataseTiO2
O HydrotalciteMg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
O HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O Berthierine(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
O Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O CelestineSrSO4
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
O Melanophlogite46SiO2 · 6(N2,CO2) · 2(CH4,N2)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O DelafossiteCuFeO2
O Quartz (var: Prase)SiO2
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O KotoiteMg3[BO3]2
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
O AnglesitePbSO4
O Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Siderite (var: Sideroplesite)(Fe,Mg)CO3
O BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
O BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O DypingiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O CuprotungstiteCu2(WO4)(OH)2
O PlattneritePbO2
O TungstiteWO3 · H2O
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Na Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Na Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
MgMagnesium
Mg CanavesiteMg2(HBO3)(CO3) · 5H2O
Mg PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Mg LudwigiteMg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg InderiteMgB3O3(OH)5 · 5H2O
Mg Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
Mg PyroauriteMg6Fe23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Mg SzaibélyiteMgBO2(OH)
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Dolomite (var: Brossite)CaMg(CO3)2
Mg HydrotalciteMg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Mg HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Mg SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg KotoiteMg3[BO3]2
Mg Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg Siderite (var: Sideroplesite)(Fe,Mg)CO3
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg DypingiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
AlAluminium
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Al HydrotalciteMg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Al AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Al Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Al Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al Berthierine(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Al Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Al Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si CronstedtiteFe22+Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Berthierine(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Si Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Melanophlogite46SiO2 · 6(N2,CO2) · 2(CH4,N2)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Si Quartz (var: Prase)SiO2
Si Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
PPhosphorus
P SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CosalitePb2Bi2S5
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulphurS8
S SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S CelestineSrSO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ca PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Dolomite (var: Brossite)CaMg(CO3)2
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Ca Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ca Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti BrookiteTiO2
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
MnManganese
Mn CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
FeIron
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe LudwigiteMg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe CronstedtiteFe22+Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyroauriteMg6Fe23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Fe Berthierine(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Fe Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe DelafossiteCuFeO2
Fe Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe Siderite (var: Sideroplesite)(Fe,Mg)CO3
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
CuCopper
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu DelafossiteCuFeO2
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Cu CuprotungstiteCu2(WO4)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
AsArsenic
As ArsenicAs
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
As PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
As ArsenoliteAs2O3
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
Sr SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Sr CelestineSrSO4
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb AntimonySb
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W FerberiteFeWO4
W CuprotungstiteCu2(WO4)(OH)2
W TungstiteWO3 · H2O
PbLead
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb CosalitePb2Bi2S5
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb PlattneritePbO2
Pb CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
BiBismuth
Bi CosalitePb2Bi2S5
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
UUranium
U UraniniteUO2

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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Pliocene
2.588 - 5.333 Ma



ID: 3134388
Pliocene clay

Age: Pliocene (2.588 - 5.333 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{clay}, Minor{sand,conglomerate,limestone}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Neogene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3185031
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Giussani, A. and Vighi, L. (1964) Caratteristiche e genesi dei minerali di boro, ludwigite, ferroludwigite, szaibelyite, camsdellite della miniera di Brosso (Ivrea). Periodico di Mineralogia, 33, 471-490.
Abbona, F., Compagnoni, R., and Ferraris, G. (1968) Contributo alla conoscenza di minerali arsenicali; nota I: Ricerche su nuovi minerali di Brosso (Torino). Periodico di Mineralogia, 245-267.
Aleksandrov, S.M. [Александров С.М.] (1974) Geochemical peculiarities of the occurrences of endogenic borate mineralisation in Italy [Геохимические особенности проявления эндогенной боратной минерализации в Италии]. Geokhimiya, 10, 1440-1449 (in Russian).
Campostrini, I. (2001) Le miniere di Brosso. Monografie XXIX. Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali, Ed., Torino, 185 pp.
Preite, D., Ciriotti, M.E., Blaβ, G., and Piccoli, G. (2006) Novità da Brosso: delafossite. Micro (UK report), 27-28.
Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., and Lombardo, B. (2007) Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
Taricco, F.G., Bittarello, E., and Ciriotti, M.E. (2014) Novità mineralogiche dalle miniere di Brosso. Micro, 12, 130-135.
Brizio, P., Bittarello, E., Miletto, V., Tagliante, C., Ambrino, P., and Ciriotti, M.E. (2016) Brianyoungite della miniera di Brosso, Torino. Micro, 14, 33-36.
Pane, V., Brizio, P., Bittarello, E., Marengo, A., Rossetti, P., and Ciriotti, M.E. (2018) Dypingite: nuovo minerale idrato di Traversella e studi comparati con carbonati di magnesio della Sezione Salvere dell'ex miniera di Brosso. Micro, 16, 2-2018, 54-69.

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