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Elbingerode, Oberharz am Brocken, Harz, Saxony-Anhalt, Germanyi
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Elbingerode4,112 (2015)
Name(s) in local language(s):
Elbingerode, Wernigerode, Harz, Sachsen-Anhalt, Deutschland


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36 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 2 erroneous literature entries.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Allagite'
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index, 3rd Edition"]
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Bloodstone'
Formula: SiO2
Description: "Blutstein" is German for hematite, and does not mean heliotrope (bloodstone).
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Bustamite
Formula: CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Caryopilite
Formula: Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Reference: Witzke, T. (2013): Die Minerale der Manganlagerstätte Schävenholz bei Elbingerode, Harz.- Aufschluss 64, 69-80
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Chamosite ?
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Friedelite
Formula: Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Reference: Witzke, T. (2013): Die Minerale der Manganlagerstätte Schävenholz bei Elbingerode, Harz.- Aufschluss 64, 69-80
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: own collection
Groutite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Manganosite (TL)
Formula: MnO
Type Locality:
Reference: C.F. Jasche (1817): Das Grün-Manganerz.- Kleine mineralogische Schriften vermischten Inhalts, Band 1, 10-12; http://de.geocities.com/stollentrollxx/typloc/manganosit.html.
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Neotocite
Formula: (Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Reference: Witzke, T. (2013): Die Minerale der Manganlagerstätte Schävenholz bei Elbingerode, Harz.- Aufschluss 64, 69-80
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Description: "Blutstein" is German for hematite, and does not mean heliotrope (bloodstone).
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: "Amir Akhavan" collection
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Rhodonite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Type Locality:
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Takanelite
Formula: (Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
Reference: Witzke, T. (2013): Die Minerale der Manganlagerstätte Schävenholz bei Elbingerode, Harz.- Aufschluss 64, 69-80
Tephroite
Formula: Mn2+2SiO4
Reference: Witzke, T. (2013): Die Minerale der Manganlagerstätte Schävenholz bei Elbingerode, Harz.- Aufschluss 64, 69-80
Voltaite
Formula: K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Lapis 2003(2), 13-20

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Groutite4.FD.10Mn3+O(OH)
Hausmannite4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganosite (TL)4.AB.25MnO
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony ?4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Takanelite4.FL.40(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Voltaite7.CC.25K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Bustamite9.DG.05CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Caryopilite9.ED.15Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Chamosite ?9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Friedelite9.EE.10Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Neotocite9.ED.20(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Rhodonite (TL)9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Tephroite9.AC.05Mn2+2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Allagite'-
'Bloodstone' ?-SiO2
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Manganosite (TL)4.2.1.3MnO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Groutite6.1.1.3Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB8X16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Romanèchite7.9.2.1(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
AB4X9
Takanelite7.10.1.2(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Miscellaneous
Voltaite29.9.1.1K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Tephroite51.3.1.4Mn2+2SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Bustamite65.2.1.2CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite (TL)65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Caryopilite71.1.2b.1Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Neotocite71.1.5.4(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Chamosite ?71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-, 6-, and 12-membered rings
Friedelite72.4.1b.1Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Allagite'-
'Bloodstone' ?-SiO2
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
Quartz
var: Chalcedony ?
-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
H GroutiteMn3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H Takanelite(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
H CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
H FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
H Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
H Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O ManganositeMnO
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O BustamiteCaMn2+(Si2O6)
O QuartzSiO2
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O HematiteFe2O3
O SideriteFeCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
O GroutiteMn3+O(OH)
O HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O Takanelite(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
O TephroiteMn22+SiO4
O CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
O FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
O Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
O Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
O BloodstoneSiO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Mg Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
AlAluminium
Al VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Al Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
SiSilicon
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si BustamiteCaMn2+(Si2O6)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Si CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
Si FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Si Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Si Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Si BloodstoneSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S MilleriteNiS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S SulphurS8
ClChlorine
Cl FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
KPotassium
K VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
K CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
CaCalcium
Ca BustamiteCaMn2+(Si2O6)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Takanelite(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
MnManganese
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn ManganositeMnO
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn BustamiteCaMn2+(Si2O6)
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
Mn KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Mn Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Mn GroutiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
Mn Takanelite(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
Mn TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Mn CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
Mn FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Mn Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Fe Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Fe Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
NiNickel
Ni MilleriteNiS
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10

References

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Komotauer, S.K. (1983) Mineralarten im Bild: Calcit, Kalkspat, CaCO3. Mineralien-Magazin, 9/1983, 392-400.
Schaarschmidt, H. (2003) Schöne Calcitkristalle und interessante Begleitmineralien aus Elbingerode im Harz. Lapis, 28(2), 13-20.

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