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Schwarze Wand (Weiße Wand), Tauern valley, Mallnitz, Ankogel group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° North , 12° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra
Name(s) in local language(s):Schwarze Wand (Weiße Wand), Tauerntal, Mallnitz, Ankogelgruppe, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich


Minerals in alpine clefts and aplites in boulders of rock slide (granosyenite gneiss).
Located west of the Passhuber Alm (1654 m asl).

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The Alps, Europe

Mountain Range - 2,208 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Habit: octahedron, dodecahedron
Colour: green, colorless, blue, purple
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: R. Hasler Collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Habit: hexagonal prism
Colour: colorless, white
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Habit: hexagonal prism
Colour: colorless, white
Reference: Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Carinthia II (2013)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
K Feldspar-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O CalciteCaCO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- A.Ban (1967): Neue Mineralfunde in den Mallnitzer Tauern (Molybdänglanz, Beryll u.a. aus dem Bockriegel-Woisgental-Gebiet, Kärnten); Der Karinthin, vol.57, p.306-309
- Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
- Walter, F. (2013): Scheelit westlich der Weißen Wand, Tauerntal bei Mallnitz, Kärnten - in Carinthia II, 203./123. Jahrgang, p. 91–146, Klagenfurt 2013


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