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Nigeria
Kigom Molybdenite Deposit

Kigom, Jos Plateau, Plateau, Nigeria
Name in French:Nigeria
Name in German:Nigeria
Name in Hausa:Nijeriya
Name in Igbo:Naijiria
Name in Italian:Nigeria
Name in Russian:Нигерия
Name in Simplified Chinese:奈及利亞
Name in Spanish:Nigeria
Name in Yoruba:Nàìjíríà
Name in Achinese:Nigeria
Name in Adyghe:Нигерие
Name in Afrikaans:Nigerië
Name in Akan:Alata man
Name in Albanian:Nigeria
Name in Alemannic:Nigeria
Name in Amharic:ናይጄሪያ
Name in Anglo-Saxon:Nigeria
Name in Arabic:نيجيريا
Name in Aragonese:Nicheria
Name in Armenian:Նիգերիա
Name in Asturian:Nixeria
Name in Azeri:Nigeriya
Name in Bambara:Nijeria
Name in Bashkir:Нигерия
Name in Basque:Nigeria
Name in Bavarian:Nigeria
Name in Belarusian:Нігерыя
Name in Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):Нігерыя
Name in Bengali:নাইজেরিয়া
Name in Bishnupriya Manipuri:নাইজেরিয়া
Name in Bosnian:Nigerija
Name in Breton:Nigeria
Name in Bulgarian:Нигерия
Name in Burmese:နိုင်ဂျီးရီးယားနိုင်ငံ
Name in Catalan:Nigèria
Name in Cebuano:Nigeria
Name in Central Bikol:Nigerya
Name in Chechen:Нигери
Name in Cherokee:ᏂᏥᎵᏯ
Name in Chuvash:Нигери
Name in Cornish:Nijeri
Name in Crimean Tatar (Latin):Nigeriya
Name in Croatian:Nigerija
Name in Czech:Nigérie
Name in Danish:Nigeria
Name in Doteli:नाइजेरिया
Name in Dutch:Nigeria
Name in Dutch Low Saxon:Nigeria
Name in Egyptian Arabic:نايجيريا
Name in Esperanto:Niĝerio
Name in Estonian:Nigeeria
Name in Ewe:Naidzeria
Name in Extremaduran:Nigéria
Name in Faroese:Nigeria
Name in Farsi/Persian:نیجریه
Name in Fiji Hindi:Nigeria
Name in Finnish:Nigeria
Name in Franco-Provençal:Nig·èria
Name in Fula:Niiseriya
Name in Gagauz:Nigeriya
Name in Galician:Nixeria
Name in Gan:尼日利亞
Name in Georgian:ნიგერია
Name in Greek:Νιγηρία
Name in Guarani:Nihéria
Name in Gujarati:નાઇજીરીયા
Name in Haitian:Nijerya
Name in Hakka:Nigeria
Name in Hebrew:ניגריה
Name in Hill Mari:Нигери
Name in Hindi:नाईजीरिया
Name in Hungarian:Nigéria
Name in Icelandic:Nígería
Name in Ido:Nigeria
Name in Iloko:Nigeria
Name in Indonesian:Nigeria
Name in Ingush:Нигери
Name in Interlingua:Nigeria
Name in Irish Gaelic:An Nigéir
Name in Jamaican Patois:Naijiiria
Name in Japanese:ナイジェリア
Name in Javanese:Nigéria
Name in Judaeo-Spanish:Nijeria
Name in Kabiye:Naajeeriya
Name in Kabyle:Nijirya
Name in Kalmyk:Нигермудин Ниицәтә Орн
Name in Kannada:ನೈಜೀರಿಯ
Name in Kapampangan:Nigeria
Name in Karakalpak:Nigeriya
Name in Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):Нигерия
Name in Kikuyu:Nigeria
Name in Kinyarwanda:Nijeriya
Name in Kongo:Nizeria
Name in Korean:나이지리아
Name in Kurdish (Latin Script):Nîjerya
Name in Kyrgyz:Нигерия
Name in Latgalian:Nigereja
Name in Latin:Nigeria
Name in Latvian:Nigērija
Name in Lezghian:Нигерия
Name in Ligurian:Nigeria
Name in Limburgian:Nigeria
Name in Lingala:Nizeria
Name in Lithuanian:Nigerija
Name in Livvi-Karelian:Nigerii
Name in Lojban:nixerias
Name in Lombard:Nigeria
Name in Low Saxon/Low German:Nigeria
Name in Lower Sorbian:Nigerija
Name in Luganda:Nigeria
Name in Luri:نیجریٱ
Name in Luxembourgish:Nigeria
Name in Macedonian:Нигерија
Name in Malagasy:Nizeria
Name in Malay:Nigeria
Name in Malayalam:നൈജീരിയ
Name in Maltese:Niġerja
Name in Manx:Yn Naigeer
Name in Marathi:नायजेरिया
Name in Mazanderani:نیجریه
Name in Min Dong Chinese:Nigeria
Name in Minangkabau:Nigeria
Name in Mingrelian:ნიგერია
Name in Mongolian:Нигери
Name in Nahuatl:Nigeria
Name in Navajo:Naakaii Łizhinii Biʼéénézí Bikéyah
Name in Nepali:नाइजेरिया
Name in Newar / Nepal Bhasa:नाइजेरिया
Name in Northern Frisian:Nigeeria
Name in Northern Sami:Nigeria
Name in Northern Sotho:Nigeria
Name in Norwegian:Nigeria
Name in Norwegian (Nynorsk):Nigeria
Name in Novial:Nigeria
Name in Occitan:Nigèria
Name in Odia:ନାଇଜେରିଆ
Name in Ossetian:Нигери
Name in Pali:नैजीरिया
Name in Papiamento:Nigeria
Name in Pashto:نايجېريا
Name in Pfaelzisch:Nigeria
Name in Piedmontese:Nigeria
Name in Polish:Nigeria
Name in Portuguese:Nigéria
Name in Punjabi:ਨਾਈਜੀਰੀਆ
Name in Quechua:Niqirya
Name in Romanian:Nigeria
Name in Russia Buriat:Нигери
Name in Rusyn:Ніґерія
Name in Samoan:Nigeria
Name in Samogitian:Nigerėjė
Name in Sanskrit:नैजीरिया
Name in Sardinian:Nigéria
Name in Saterland Frisian:Nigeria
Name in Scots:Nigerie
Name in Scottish Gaelic:Nìgeiria
Name in Serbian:Нигерија
Name in Serbo-Croatian:Nigerija
Name in Sesotho:Nigeria
Name in Shona:Nigeria
Name in Sicilian:Nigeria
Name in Silesian:Ńigeryjo
Name in Sindhi:نائيجيريا
Name in Slovak:Nigéria
Name in Slovenian:Nigerija
Name in Somali:Nayjeeriya
Name in South Azerbaijani:نیجریه
Name in Sundanese:Nigéria
Name in Swahili:Nigeria
Name in Swati:INayijeriya
Name in Swedish:Nigeria
Name in Tagalog:Nigeria
Name in Tajik (Cyrillic Script):Нигерия
Name in Tamil:நைஜீரியா
Name in Tatar:Нигерия
Name in Telugu:నైజీరియా
Name in Thai:ประเทศไนจีเรีย
Name in Tibetan (Standard):ནི་ཇི་རི་ཡ།
Name in Tigrinya:ናይጂሪያ
Name in Tok Pisin:Naijiria
Name in Traditional Chinese:尼日利亞
Name in Tsonga:Nayjeriya
Name in Turkish:Nijerya
Name in Turkmen:Nigeriýa
Name in Ukrainian:Нігерія
Name in Upper Sorbian:Nigerija
Name in Urdu:نائجیریا
Name in Uyghur:نىگېرىيە
Name in Uzbek (Latin Script):Nigeriya
Name in Venetian:Nigeria
Name in Veps:Nigerii
Name in Vietnamese:Nigeria
Name in Volapük:Nigeriyän
Name in Walloon:Nidjeria
Name in Waray:Nigeria
Name in Welsh:Nigeria
Name in West Flemish:Nigeria
Name in West Frisian:Nigearia
Name in Western Punjabi:نائیجیریا
Name in Wolof:Niseeria
Name in Wu Chinese:尼日利亚
Name in Xhosa:INigeria
Name in Yakut:Нигерия
Name in Yiddish:ניגעריע
Name in Zazaki:Nicerya
Name in Zeelandic:Niheria
Name in Zhuang:Nigeria
Name in Zulu:INigeria
Area:923,768 km2
Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:Country
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Kano3,626,068 (2016)
Ibadan3,565,108 (2016)
Kaduna1,582,102 (2016)
Port Harcourt1,148,665 (2016)
Benin City1,125,058 (2016)
Maiduguri1,112,449 (2016)


The Mesozoic Younger Granite ring complexes (more than 50) of northern Nigeria are the major source of cassiterite and columbite mined in Nigeria. The ring complexes vary in size from 1000 km2 to less than 1 km2.

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141 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Wooley (2001) p.242
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Reference: http://www.smenet.org/opaque-ore/ix_d19_1.htm
Akimotoite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)SiO3
Reference: Zhidong Xie et al. , Lunar and Planetary Science XXXVI (2005), 1216.pdf
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Reference: Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Amblygonite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)F
Reference: Akintola, O. F., & Adekeye, J. I. D. (2008). Mineralization potentials of pegmatites in the Nasarawa area of central Nigeria. Earth Sci. Res. J, 12(2), 213-234.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Ituma, C. G., Etukudoh, A. B., Abuh, M. A., Akpomie, K. G., & Obioha, C. I. (2018). Utilization of Nkpuma-Akpatakpa clay in ceramics: characterization and microstructural studies. Journal of Applied Sciences and Environmental Management, 22(1), 47-53.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Ezepue, M. C. (1984). The geologic setting of lead-zinc deposits at Ishiagu, southeastern Nigeria. Journal of African Earth Sciences (1983), 2(2), 97-101.
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Fuhrman, M. & Papike, J. J. (1981) Howardites: Samples of the Regolith of the Eucrite Parent-Body Petrology of Bholgati, Bununu, and Kapoeta (abstract). Lunar and Planetary Science XII: 309-311. (March 1981)
Anorthite var: Bytownite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Mason, B. (1967) The Bununu meteorite, and a discussion of the pyroxene-plagioclase achondrites: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 31(2): 107-115.
'Apatite'
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Ituma, C. G., Etukudoh, A. B., Abuh, M. A., Akpomie, K. G., & Obioha, C. I. (2018). Utilization of Nkpuma-Akpatakpa clay in ceramics: characterization and microstructural studies. Journal of Applied Sciences and Environmental Management, 22(1), 47-53.
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Argentopyrite
Formula: AgFe2S3
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Astrophyllite
Formula: K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Augite var: Fassaite
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Reference: Weisberg, M. K.; Boesenberg, J. S.; Ebel, D. S. (2002). Gujba and Origin of the Bencubbin-like (CB) Chondrites. 33rd Annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 11-15, 2002, Houston, Texas, abstract no.1551. (March 2002).
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Ezepue, M. C. (1984). The geologic setting of lead-zinc deposits at Ishiagu, southeastern Nigeria. Journal of African Earth Sciences (1983), 2(2), 97-101.
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Reference: Ma, C. et al. (2018) Liebermannite, KAlSi3O8, a new shock-metamorphic, high-pressure mineral from the Zagami Martian meteorite: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 53 (1): 50-61. (Jan 2018).
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: mining Annual Review(1985):447.
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine (1983): 47: 41-46.
Bastnäsite-(La)
Formula: La(CO3)F
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine (1983): 47: 41-46.
Berlinite ?
Formula: AlPO4
Reference: Ademila, O., & Adebanjo, O. J. (2017). Geotechnical and Mineralogical Characterization of Clay Deposits in Parts of Southwestern Nigeria.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Beryl var: Heliodor
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: http://www.smenet.org/opaque-ore/ix_d19_1.htm
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: http://www.smenet.org/opaque-ore/ix_d19_1.htm
Böhmite
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Mücke, A., Badejoko, T.A., and Akande, S.O. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 284-296.
Bolivarite
Formula: Al2(PO4)(OH)3 · 4-5H2O
Reference: Mücke, A., Badejoko, T.A., and Akande, S.O. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 284-296.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Akande, S. O., & Mücke, A. (1993). Coexisting copper sulphides and sulphosalts in the Abakaliki Pb-Zn deposit, lower Benue Trough (Nigeria) and their genetic significance. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(2-4), 183-192.
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Akande, S. O., & Mücke, A. (1993). Coexisting copper sulphides and sulphosalts in the Abakaliki Pb-Zn deposit, lower Benue Trough (Nigeria) and their genetic significance. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(2-4), 183-192.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Akande, S. O., & Mücke, A. (1993). Coexisting copper sulphides and sulphosalts in the Abakaliki Pb-Zn deposit, lower Benue Trough (Nigeria) and their genetic significance. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(2-4), 183-192.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: https://www.miningdataonline.com/reports/Segilola_TechnicalReport_032016.pdf
Carlsbergite
Formula: CrN
Reference: H. J. Axon, J. Kinder, C. W. Haworth and J. W. Horsfield (1981) Carlsbergite, CrN, in Troilite, FeS, of the Sikhote Alin Meteoritic Iron. Mineralogical Magazine 44:107-109.; Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. Vol 3., pages 1255-1259. University of California Press.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Cavoite
Formula: CaV4+3O7
Locality: Odegi, Nasarawa, Nigeria - erroneously reported
Description: On-line version of Handbook page (http://rruff.info/doclib/hom/cavoite.pdf) is in fact that of cerianite-(Ce).
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine (1983): 47: 41-46.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Ezepue, M. C. (1984). The geologic setting of lead-zinc deposits at Ishiagu, southeastern Nigeria. Journal of African Earth Sciences (1983), 2(2), 97-101.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Akande, S. O., & Mücke, A. (1993). Coexisting copper sulphides and sulphosalts in the Abakaliki Pb-Zn deposit, lower Benue Trough (Nigeria) and their genetic significance. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(2-4), 183-192.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Reference: Jacobson, R. & J.S. Webb (1947) The Occurrence of Nigerite, a New Tin Mineral in Quartz-Sillimanite-Rocks from Nigeria. Mineralogical Magazine: 28, 118-128.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Coesite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Weisberg, M.K. & Kimura, M. (2010). Petrology and Raman spectroscopy of high pressure phases in the Gujba CB chondrite and the shock history of the CB parent body. Meteoritics & Planetary Science Volume 45, Issue 5, pages 873–884. (May 2010); Weisberg, M. K.; Kimura, M.; Suzuki, A.; Ohtani, E.; Sugiura, N. (2006). 37th Annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 13-17, 2006, League City, Texas, abstract no.1788. (March 2006).
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Reference: http://www.smenet.org/opaque-ore/ix_d17_1.htm
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cookeite
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Akintola, O. F., & Adekeye, J. I. D. (2008). Mineralization potentials of pegmatites in the Nasarawa area of central Nigeria. Earth Sci. Res. J, 12(2), 213-234.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: E.Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of gems, p. 68
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: E.Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of gems, p. 68
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: http://www.smenet.org/opaque-ore/PLATE19.htm
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Mücke, A., Badejoko, T.A., and Akande, S.O. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 284-296.
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Alan E. Rubin (2010). Impact melting in the Cumberland Falls and Mayo Belwa aubrites. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45, #2, 265-275.
Cryolite
Formula: Na2NaAlF6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Daubréelite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Diamond
Formula: C
Reference: Garvie, L. A. J.; Németh, P.; Buseck, P. R. (2011). Diamond, Bucky-Diamond, Graphite-Diamond, Al-Silicate, and Stishovite in the Gujba CB Chondrite. 74th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society, held August 8-12, 2011 in London, UK. Published in Meteoritics and Planetary Science Supplement, id. #5227.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: J. Akande and S. Agbalajobi (2013): Analysis on Some Physical and Chemical Properties of Oreke Dolomite Deposit. Journal of Minerals and Materials Characterization and Engineering, Vol. 12, No. 2, 33-38.
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Jimoh, O. R. (2016). Major Oxides Geochemistry of Tourmaline from Selected Gem-mineral Deposits in Southwestern Nigeria. Asia Pacific Journal of Energy and Environment, 3(1), 7-20.
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Elbaite var: Cuprian Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Ludwig, T., Marschall, H. R., von Strandmann, P. P., Shabaga, B. M., Fayek, M., & Hawthorne, F. C. (2011). A secondary ion mass spectrometry (SIMS) re-evaluation of B and Li isotopic compositions of Cu-bearing elbaite from three global localities. Mineralogical Magazine, 75(4), 2485-2494.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Akande, S. O., & Mücke, A. (1993). Coexisting copper sulphides and sulphosalts in the Abakaliki Pb-Zn deposit, lower Benue Trough (Nigeria) and their genetic significance. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(2-4), 183-192.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Meteoritical Bulletin; Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Reference: NG Obaje (2009) Geology and Mineral Resources of Nigeria, Springer
'Fergusonite'
Ferronigerite-2N1S (TL)
Formula: (Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine(1947) 28, 118-128
Fluocerite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La)F3
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine (1983): 47: 41-46.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Fluoro-richterite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Reference: Alan E. Rubin (2010). Impact melting in the Cumberland Falls and Mayo Belwa aubrites. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 45, #2, 265-275.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Genthelvite
Formula: Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Am. Min. 44, 1294
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
'Glass'
Reference: Zhidong Xie et al. , Lunar and Planetary Science XXXVI (2005), 1216.pdf; Wang, A., Jolliff, B. L., & Haskin, L. A. (1999). Raman spectroscopic characterization of a Martian SNC meteorite: Zagami. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets (1991–2012), 104(E4), 8509-8519.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Graphite
Formula: C
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Wooley (2001) p.242
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Hydrokenoralstonite
Formula: Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
Reference: Emeralds of the World English extraLapis Vol. 2 2002 pp24-35
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Indicolite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Iron
Formula: Fe
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Iron var: Martensite
Formula: Fe
Reference: Powell, B. N. (1969). Petrology and chemistry of mesosiderites—I. textures and composition of nickel-iron. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 33 (7): 789-810. (July 1969)
Isocubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973): The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London; New York. 245 pages.; Ruben, A. E. (1997). Mineralogy of meteorite groups: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 32 (2): 231-247. (March 1997)
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'K Feldspar'
'Lepidolite'
'Liddicoatite'
Formula: Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Liebermannite (TL)
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Type Locality:
Reference: Langenhorst, F. and Poirier, J.-P. (2000): ‘Eclogitic’ minerals in a shocked basaltic meteorite. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 176, 259-265. [as "KAlSi3O8-hollandite"]; Ma, C., Tschauner, O., Beckett, J.R., Rossman, G.R. (2015): Liebermannite: A new potassic hollandite (KAlSi3O8) from the Zagami basaltic shergottite. 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abstract #1401. [http://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/lpsc2015/pdf/1401.pdf]; Ma, C. et al. (2018) Liebermannite, KAlSi3O8, a new shock-metamorphic, high-pressure mineral from the Zagami Martian meteorite: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 53 (1): 50-61. (Jan 2018).
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Lingunite
Formula: (Na,Ca)AlSi3O8
Reference: Langenhorst, F. and Poirier, J.-P. (2000b): ‘Eclogitic’ minerals in a shocked basaltic meteorite. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 176, 259-265.; Ma, C. et al. (2018) Liebermannite, KAlSi3O8, a new shock-metamorphic, high-pressure mineral from the Zagami Martian meteorite: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 53 (1): 50-61. (Jan 2018).
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Maghemite
Formula: Fe3+2O3
Reference: Mücke, A., Badejoko, T.A., and Akande, S.O. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 284-296.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Reference: Ma, C. et al. (2018) Liebermannite, KAlSi3O8, a new shock-metamorphic, high-pressure mineral from the Zagami Martian meteorite: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 53 (1): 50-61. (Jan 2018).
Majorite
Formula: Mg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
Reference: Weisberg, M.K. & Kimura, M. (2010). Petrology and Raman spectroscopy of high pressure phases in the Gujba CB chondrite and the shock history of the CB parent body. Meteoritics & Planetary Science Volume 45, Issue 5, pages 873–884. (May 2010)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
'Maskelynite'
'Melilite Group'
Formula: Ca2M(XSiO7)
Reference: Weisberg, M. K.; Boesenberg, J. S.; Ebel, D. S. (2002). Gujba and Origin of the Bencubbin-like (CB) Chondrites. 33rd Annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 11-15, 2002, Houston, Texas, abstract no.1551. (March 2002).
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Reference: Wang, A., Jolliff, B. L., & Haskin, L. A. (1999). Raman spectroscopic characterization of a Martian SNC meteorite: Zagami. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets (1991–2012), 104(E4), 8509-8519.; Ma, C. et al. (2018) Liebermannite, KAlSi3O8, a new shock-metamorphic, high-pressure mineral from the Zagami Martian meteorite: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 53 (1): 50-61. (Jan 2018).
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Microperthite'
Reference: Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment Vol. 4( 3), pp. 71 - 87, 12 February, 201 2
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
'Monazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine (1983): 47: 41-46.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Ademila, O., & Adebanjo, O. J. (2017). Geotechnical and Mineralogical Characterization of Clay Deposits in Parts of Southwestern Nigeria.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Oldhamite
Formula: (Ca,Mg)S
Reference: Watters, T. R. & Prinz, M (1979) Aubrites - Their origin and relationship to enstatite chondrites. In: Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 10th, Houston, Tex., March 19-23, 1979, Proceedings. Volume 1. (A80-23557 08-91) New York, Pergamon Press, Inc., 1979, p. 1073-1093.
Omphacite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Reference: Langenhorst, F. and Poirier, J.-P. (2000b): ‘Eclogitic’ minerals in a shocked basaltic meteorite. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 176, 259-265.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Imeokparia, E. G. (1983). Lithogeochemical dispersion associated with Ririwai zinc-tin lode, Northern Nigeria. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 19(1-3), 643-661.
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Reference: https://www.miningdataonline.com/reports/Segilola_TechnicalReport_032016.pdf
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: Bill Larson specimen
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Emeralds of the World English extraLapis Vol. 2 2002 pp24-35
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
'Plessite'
Reference: Powell, B. N. (1969). Petrology and chemistry of mesosiderites—I. textures and composition of nickel-iron. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 33 (7): 789-810. (July 1969)
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Pyrochlore'
Reference: J.A. Kinnaird, P. Bowden, R.A. Ixer, N.W.A. Odling, Mineralogy, geochemistry and mineralization of the Ririwai complex, northern Nigeria, Journal of African Earth Sciences (1983), Volume 3, Issues 1–2, 1985, Pages 185-222
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Qandilite ?
Formula: (Mg,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+,Al)O4
Reference: Ituma, C. G., Etukudoh, A. B., Abuh, M. A., Akpomie, K. G., & Obioha, C. I. (2018). Utilization of Nkpuma-Akpatakpa clay in ceramics: characterization and microstructural studies. Journal of Applied Sciences and Environmental Management, 22(1), 47-53.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Plasma
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Okunlola, O. A., & Ocan, O. O. (2009). Rare metal (Ta-Sn-Li-Be) distribution in Precambrian pegmatites of Keffi area, Central Nigeria. Nature and Science, 7, 90-99.
Rectorite
Formula: (Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Ademila, O., & Adebanjo, O. J. (2017). Geotechnical and Mineralogical Characterization of Clay Deposits in Parts of Southwestern Nigeria.
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Rossmanite
Formula: ☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Giller BS (2003) An overview of tourmaline mineralogy from gem tourmaline producing pegmatite districts in Africa. Master of Science Thesis, University of New Orleans, LA.
'Rubellite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Seifertite
Formula: SiO2
Description: In maskelynite.
Reference: Zhidong Xie et al. , Lunar and Planetary Science XXXVI (2005), 1216.pdf
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
'Silicate-titanite'
Formula: (Mg0.4Fe0.4Ca0.2)Si2O5
Reference: Langenhorst, F. and Poirier, J.-P. (2000): ‘Eclogitic’ minerals in a shocked basaltic meteorite. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 176, 259-265.
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Jacobson, R. & J.S. Webb (1947) The Occurrence of Nigerite, a New Tin Mineral in Quartz-Sillimanite-Rocks from Nigeria. Mineralogical Magazine: 28, 118-128.
Silver
Formula: Ag
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Ademila, O., & Adebanjo, O. J. (2017). Geotechnical and Mineralogical Characterization of Clay Deposits in Parts of Southwestern Nigeria.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Schalenblende
Reference: Akande, S. O., & Mücke, A. (1993). Coexisting copper sulphides and sulphosalts in the Abakaliki Pb-Zn deposit, lower Benue Trough (Nigeria) and their genetic significance. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(2-4), 183-192.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Spinel var: Pleonaste
Formula: (Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Reference: Meteoritics (ISSN 0026-1114), vol. 20, pt. 1, June 30, 1985, p. 229-243.
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:252
Spodumene var: Kunzite
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:252
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Sternbergite
Formula: AgFe2S3
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Stishovite
Formula: SiO2
Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Description: Occurs in placer deposits.
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1088.
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Ta2O6
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection (# 1438, from old collection)
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Akande, S. O., & Mücke, A. (1993). Coexisting copper sulphides and sulphosalts in the Abakaliki Pb-Zn deposit, lower Benue Trough (Nigeria) and their genetic significance. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(2-4), 183-192.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Thomsenolite
Formula: NaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Tin
Formula: Sn
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Sydney Fawns (1907) Tin Deposits of the World: With a Chapter on Tin Smelting
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mason, B. (1967) The Bununu meteorite, and a discussion of the pyroxene-plagioclase achondrites: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 31(2): 107-115.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'UM1941-01-F:AlCaHMgNa'
Formula: NaCaMgAl3F14 · 4H2O
Reference: Emeralds of the World English extraLapis Vol. 2 2002 pp24-35
'Unnamed (Cu-Mn-Sn Sulfide)'
Formula: Cu2MnSnS4
Reference: Olubambi, P. A., Ndlovu, S., Potgieter, J. H., & Borode, J. O. (2008). Mineralogical characterization of Ishiagu (Nigeria) complex sulphide ore. International Journal of Mineral Processing, 87(3-4), 83-89.
'Verdelite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Wadsleyite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2(SiO4)
Reference: Weisberg, M.K. & Kimura, M. (2010). Petrology and Raman spectroscopy of high pressure phases in the Gujba CB chondrite and the shock history of the CB parent body. Meteoritics & Planetary Science Volume 45, Issue 5, pages 873–884. (May 2010)
Whitlockite
Formula: Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Reference: McCoy, T.J., Wadhwa, M., and Keil, K. (1999) New lithologies in the Zagami meteorite: evidence for fractional crystallization of a single magma unit on Mars. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Volume 63, Issues 7–8, April 1999, Pages 1249-1262.; Wang, A., Jolliff, B.L., and Haskin, L.A. (1999) Raman spectroscopic characterization of a Martian SNC meteorite: Zagami. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets (1991–2012), 104(E4), 8509-8519.; Minitti, M.E. and McCoy, T.J. (2012) Assessing the longwave ultraviolet fluorescent characteristics of Martian meteorites. In: 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, PDF 2349.
Wittichenite
Formula: Cu3BiS3
Reference: Akande, S. O., & Mücke, A. (1993). Coexisting copper sulphides and sulphosalts in the Abakaliki Pb-Zn deposit, lower Benue Trough (Nigeria) and their genetic significance. Mineralogy and Petrology, 47(2-4), 183-192.
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
'Xenotime'
Reference: Imeokparia, E. G. (1983). Lithogeochemical dispersion associated with Ririwai zinc-tin lode, Northern Nigeria. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 19(1-3), 643-661.
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Zagamiite (TL)
Formula: CaAl2Si3.5O11
Type Locality:
Reference: Ma, C. and Tschauner, O. (2017) Zagamiite, IMA 2015-022a. CNMNC Newsletter No. 36, April 2017, page 409; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 403–409; Ma, C., Tschauner, O. & Beckett, J.R. (2017): A new high-pressure calcium aluminosilicate (CaAl2Si3.5O11) in martian meteorites: another after-life for plagioclase and connections to the CAS phase. Lunar and Planetary Science XLVIII, 1128.pdf.
'Zinnwaldite'
Reference: Imeokparia, E. G. (1983). Lithogeochemical dispersion associated with Ririwai zinc-tin lode, Northern Nigeria. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 19(1-3), 643-661.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Carlsbergite1.BC.15CrN
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Diamond1.CB.10aC
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
var: Martensite1.AE.05Fe
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Tin1.AC.10Sn
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Aikinite2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
Alabandite2.CD.10MnS
Argentopyrite2.CB.65AgFe2S3
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Daubréelite2.DA.05Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Isocubanite2.CB.55bCuFe2S3
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Oldhamite2.CD.10(Ca,Mg)S
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Schalenblende2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Sternbergite2.CB.65AgFe2S3
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Wittichenite2.GA.20Cu3BiS3
Group 3 - Halides
Cryolite3.CB.15Na2NaAlF6
Fluocerite-(Ce)3.AC.15(Ce,La)F3
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Hydrokenoralstonite3.CF.05 Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
Thomsenolite3.CB.40NaCa[AlF6] · H2O
'UM1941-01-F:AlCaHMgNa'3.CF.10NaCaMgAl3F14 · 4H2O
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Akimotoite4.CB.05(Mg,Fe2+)SiO3
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Baddeleyite4.DE.35ZrO2
Böhmite4.FE.15AlO(OH)
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Cavoite ?4.HE.40CaV4+3O7
Cerianite-(Ce)4.DL.05(Ce4+,Th)O2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysoberyl4.BA.05BeAl2O4
Coesite4.DA.35SiO2
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Sapphire4.CB.05Al2O3
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Ferronigerite-2N1S (TL)4.FC.20(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Gahnite4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Maghemite4.BB.15Fe3+2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
'Pyrochlore Group'4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Qandilite ?4.BB.05(Mg,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+,Al)O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Plasma4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Seifertite4.DA.50SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
var: Pleonaste4.BB.05(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Stishovite4.DA.40SiO2
Tantalite-(Mn)4.DB.35Mn2+Ta2O6
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bastnäsite-(Ce)5.BD.20aCe(CO3)F
Bastnäsite-(La)5.BD.20aLa(CO3)F
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Stolzite7.GA.05Pb(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Amblygonite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)F
Berlinite ?8.AA.05AlPO4
Bolivarite8.DF.10Al2(PO4)(OH)3 · 4-5H2O
Chlorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Merrillite8.AC.45Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Whitlockite8.AC.45Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Bytownite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Arfvedsonite9.DE.25[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Astrophyllite9.DC.05K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
var: Fassaite9.DA.15(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Heliodor9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Coffinite9.AD.30U(SiO4) · nH2O
Cookeite9.EC.55(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
var: Cuprian Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Fluoro-richterite9.DE.20{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Genthelvite9.FB.10Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Liddicoatite'9.CK.05Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Lingunite9.FA.70(Na,Ca)AlSi3O8
Majorite9.AD.25Mg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Omphacite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pigeonite9.DA.10(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Rectorite9.EC.60(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Riebeckite9.DE.25◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Rossmanite9.CK.05☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
var: Kunzite9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Wadsleyite9.BE.02(Mg,Fe2+)2(SiO4)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Fergusonite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Glass'-
'Indicolite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'K Feldspar'-
'Lepidolite'-
Liebermannite (TL)-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Maskelynite'-
'Melilite Group'-Ca2M(XSiO7)
'Microperthite'-
'Monazite'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Plessite'-
'Pyrochlore'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Rubellite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Silicate-titanite'-(Mg0.4Fe0.4Ca0.2)Si2O5
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Unnamed (Cu-Mn-Sn Sulfide)'-Cu2MnSnS4
'Verdelite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
'Xenotime'-
Zagamiite (TL)-CaAl2Si3.5O11
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Carlsbergite1.1.20.1CrN
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Tin1.1.13.1Sn
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Argentopyrite2.9.13.2AgFe2S3
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
Isocubanite2.9.13.3CuFe2S3
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
Sternbergite2.9.12.1AgFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Daubréelite2.10.1.11Fe2+Cr3+2S4
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
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Aikinite3.4.5.1PbCuBiS3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Wittichenite3.4.8.1Cu3BiS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Maghemite4.3.7.1Fe3+2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Baddeleyite4.4.14.1ZrO2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Cerianite-(Ce)4.4.12.1(Ce4+,Th)O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Stishovite4.4.1.9SiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Böhmite6.1.2.1AlO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysoberyl7.2.9.1BeAl2O4
Gahnite7.2.1.4ZnAl2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Qandilite ?7.2.5.1(Mg,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+,Al)O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Miscellaneous
Ferronigerite-2N1S (TL)7.11.8.2(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Pyrochlore Group'8.2.1.1A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
AB2O6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)8.3.2.3Mn2+Ta2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
AX3
Fluocerite-(Ce)9.3.4.1(Ce,La)F3
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
Aluminofluorides - Isolated Octahedra
Cryolite11.6.1.1Na2NaAlF6
Hydrokenoralstonite11.6.12.1 Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
Thomsenolite11.6.6.1NaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Aluminofluorides - Chains, Sheets and Frameworks
'UM1941-01-F:AlCaHMgNa'11.8.4.NaCaMgAl3F14 · 4H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bastnäsite-(Ce)16a.1.1.1Ce(CO3)F
Bastnäsite-(La)16a.1.1.2La(CO3)F
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Merrillite38.3.4.4Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Whitlockite38.3.4.1Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
AXO4
Berlinite ?38.4.2.1AlPO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Amblygonite41.5.8.1LiAl(PO4)F
A5(XO4)3Zq
Chlorapatite41.8.1.2Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Bolivarite42.6.8.1Al2(PO4)(OH)3 · 4-5H2O
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Stolzite48.1.3.2Pb(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Wadsleyite51.3.4.1(Mg,Fe2+)2(SiO4)
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Majorite51.4.3a.5Mg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Coffinite51.5.2.4U(SiO4) · nH2O
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Liddicoatite'61.3.1.2Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Omphacite65.1.3b.1(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Pigeonite65.1.1.4(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with (P=2, and N=4, 2 branches)
Astrophyllite69.1.1.1K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Cookeite71.4.1.2(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Rectorite71.4.2.7(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Coesite75.1.4.1SiO2
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Seifertite75.1.6.SiO2
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Genthelvite76.2.4.3Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Akimotoite-(Mg,Fe2+)SiO3
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Bytownite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Apatite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
Arfvedsonite-[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Augite
var: Fassaite
-(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Emerald-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Heliodor-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'-
Cavoite ?-CaV4+3O7
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
Corundum
var: Sapphire
-Al2O3
Elbaite
var: Cuprian Elbaite
-Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Fergusonite'-
Fluoro-richterite-{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Glass'-
'Indicolite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Iron-Fe
var: Martensite-Fe
'K Feldspar'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Lepidolite'-
Liebermannite (TL)-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Lingunite-(Na,Ca)AlSi3O8
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
'Maskelynite'-
'Melilite Group'-Ca2M(XSiO7)
'Microperthite'-
'Monazite'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Oldhamite-(Ca,Mg)S
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Plessite'-
'Pyrochlore'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Plasma-SiO2
Riebeckite-◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Rossmanite-☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Rubellite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Silicate-titanite'-(Mg0.4Fe0.4Ca0.2)Si2O5
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Sphalerite
var: Schalenblende
-ZnS
Spinel
var: Pleonaste
-(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Spodumene
var: Kunzite
-LiAlSi2O6
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Unnamed (Cu-Mn-Sn Sulfide)'-Cu2MnSnS4
'Verdelite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
'Xenotime'-
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)
Zagamiite (TL)-CaAl2Si3.5O11
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Ferronigerite-2N1S(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
H Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Hydrokenoralstonite Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
H UM1941-01-F:AlCaHMgNaNaCaMgAl3F14 · 4H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
H AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
H Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
H Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
H Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H BolivariteAl2(PO4)(OH)3 · 4-5H2O
H BöhmiteAlO(OH)
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
H LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
H Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
LiLithium
Li Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li Spodumene (var: Kunzite)LiAlSi2O6
Li LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Li AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Be GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Be ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
BBoron
B Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B RubelliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B VerdeliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C Bastnäsite-(La)La(CO3)F
C Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
C SideriteFeCO3
C GraphiteC
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C DiamondC
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
NNitrogen
N CarlsbergiteCrN
OOxygen
O Ferronigerite-2N1S(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
O LiebermanniteKAlSi3O8
O ZagamiiteCaAl2Si3.5O11
O GahniteZnAl2O4
O Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O RutileTiO2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O ThoriteTh(SiO4)
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O StishoviteSiO2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Akimotoite(Mg,Fe2+)SiO3
O SeifertiteSiO2
O Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Hydrokenoralstonite Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
O UM1941-01-F:AlCaHMgNaNaCaMgAl3F14 · 4H2O
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O Bastnäsite-(La)La(CO3)F
O Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O RubelliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O StolzitePb(WO4)
O ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
O AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
O Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
O Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O MaghemiteFe23+O3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O BolivariteAl2(PO4)(OH)3 · 4-5H2O
O BöhmiteAlO(OH)
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O Spodumene (var: Kunzite)LiAlSi2O6
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
O Silicate-titanite(Mg0.4Fe0.4Ca0.2)Si2O5
O Lingunite(Na,Ca)AlSi3O8
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
O Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
O CristobaliteSiO2
O CoesiteSiO2
O MajoriteMg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Wadsleyite(Mg,Fe2+)2(SiO4)
O Melilite GroupCa2M(XSiO7)
O Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
O Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O TridymiteSiO2
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O CorundumAl2O3
O IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O VerdeliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O BaddeleyiteZrO2
O Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O AnataseTiO2
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O CalciteCaCO3
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O Quartz (var: Plasma)SiO2
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O Qandilite(Mg,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+,Al)O4
O BerliniteAlPO4
O CavoiteCaV34+O7
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F FluoriteCaF2
F Hydrokenoralstonite Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
F UM1941-01-F:AlCaHMgNaNaCaMgAl3F14 · 4H2O
F Fluocerite-(Ce)(Ce,La)F3
F Bastnäsite-(La)La(CO3)F
F Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
F CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
F ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
F AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
NaSodium
Na Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Hydrokenoralstonite Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
Na UM1941-01-F:AlCaHMgNaNaCaMgAl3F14 · 4H2O
Na CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
Na ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Na AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Na Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na Lingunite(Na,Ca)AlSi3O8
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Na Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Na Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Na MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg Akimotoite(Mg,Fe2+)SiO3
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Hydrokenoralstonite Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
Mg UM1941-01-F:AlCaHMgNaNaCaMgAl3F14 · 4H2O
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Oldhamite(Ca,Mg)S
Mg Silicate-titanite(Mg0.4Fe0.4Ca0.2)Si2O5
Mg Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Mg Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Mg MajoriteMg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Wadsleyite(Mg,Fe2+)2(SiO4)
Mg Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Mg MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg Qandilite(Mg,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+,Al)O4
AlAluminium
Al Ferronigerite-2N1S(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Al LiebermanniteKAlSi3O8
Al ZagamiiteCaAl2Si3.5O11
Al GahniteZnAl2O4
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Hydrokenoralstonite Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
Al UM1941-01-F:AlCaHMgNaNaCaMgAl3F14 · 4H2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
Al ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Al BolivariteAl2(PO4)(OH)3 · 4-5H2O
Al BöhmiteAlO(OH)
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al Spodumene (var: Kunzite)LiAlSi2O6
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
Al Lingunite(Na,Ca)AlSi3O8
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Al ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Al LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Al Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Al Qandilite(Mg,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+,Al)O4
Al BerliniteAlPO4
SiSilicon
Si LiebermanniteKAlSi3O8
Si ZagamiiteCaAl2Si3.5O11
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Si CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
Si Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si StishoviteSiO2
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Akimotoite(Mg,Fe2+)SiO3
Si SeifertiteSiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Si Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si Spodumene (var: Kunzite)LiAlSi2O6
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si Silicate-titanite(Mg0.4Fe0.4Ca0.2)Si2O5
Si Lingunite(Na,Ca)AlSi3O8
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si CoesiteSiO2
Si MajoriteMg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
Si Wadsleyite(Mg,Fe2+)2(SiO4)
Si Melilite GroupCa2M(XSiO7)
Si Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Si Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si TridymiteSiO2
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Plasma)SiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
P BolivariteAl2(PO4)(OH)3 · 4-5H2O
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
P ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
P WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
P MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P BerliniteAlPO4
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S AikinitePbCuBiS3
S CovelliteCuS
S TroiliteFeS
S GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
S Oldhamite(Ca,Mg)S
S AlabanditeMnS
S DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S WitticheniteCu3BiS3
S IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S SternbergiteAgFe2S3
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
S AnglesitePbSO4
S Unnamed (Cu-Mn-Sn Sulfide)Cu2MnSnS4
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K LiebermanniteKAlSi3O8
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca ZagamiiteCaAl2Si3.5O11
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Ca UM1941-01-F:AlCaHMgNaNaCaMgAl3F14 · 4H2O
Ca ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Oldhamite(Ca,Mg)S
Ca Silicate-titanite(Mg0.4Fe0.4Ca0.2)Si2O5
Ca Lingunite(Na,Ca)AlSi3O8
Ca Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca LiddicoatiteCa(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Ca Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Ca Melilite GroupCa2M(XSiO7)
Ca Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Ca Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Rectorite(Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Ca CavoiteCaV34+O7
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Ti Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti Qandilite(Mg,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+,Al)O4
VVanadium
V CavoiteCaV34+O7
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr CarlsbergiteCrN
Cr DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
MnManganese
Mn Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Mn Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Mn AlabanditeMnS
Mn Unnamed (Cu-Mn-Sn Sulfide)Cu2MnSnS4
FeIron
Fe Ferronigerite-2N1S(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe IronFe
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Fe Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe MaghemiteFe23+O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
Fe Silicate-titanite(Mg0.4Fe0.4Ca0.2)Si2O5
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Fe Wadsleyite(Mg,Fe2+)2(SiO4)
Fe Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe Iron (var: Martensite)Fe
Fe SternbergiteAgFe2S3
Fe ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
Fe Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe Qandilite(Mg,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+,Al)O4
NiNickel
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu AikinitePbCuBiS3
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu WitticheniteCu3BiS3
Cu CopperCu
Cu IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Unnamed (Cu-Mn-Sn Sulfide)Cu2MnSnS4
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn Ferronigerite-2N1S(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Zn GahniteZnAl2O4
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
Zr BaddeleyiteZrO2
NbNiobium
Nb Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Nb Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Nb Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag SilverAg
Ag SternbergiteAgFe2S3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
Ag PetziteAg3AuTe2
SnTin
Sn Ferronigerite-2N1S(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn TinSn
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Sn Unnamed (Cu-Mn-Sn Sulfide)Cu2MnSnS4
SbAntimony
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
TeTellurium
Te PetziteAg3AuTe2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
LaLanthanum
La Bastnäsite-(La)La(CO3)F
CeCerium
Ce Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
Ce Fluocerite-(Ce)(Ce,La)F3
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
Ce Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
TaTantalum
Ta Tantalite-(Mn)Mn2+Ta2O6
Ta Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W StolzitePb(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au PetziteAg3AuTe2
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AikinitePbCuBiS3
Pb StolzitePb(WO4)
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi BismuthBi
Bi AikinitePbCuBiS3
Bi WitticheniteCu3BiS3
ThThorium
Th ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Th Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
UUranium
U CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O

References

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Dautria, J.M., Girod, M., Rahaman, O. (1983) The upper mantle beneath eastern Nigeria: inferences from ultramafic xenoliths in Jos and Biu volcanics. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 1, 331–338.
Obaje, N.G. (2009) Geology and Mineral Resources of Nigeria. Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences, Vol. 120, Springer, 221 pp.

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