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Bou Skour district, Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro), Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Moroccoi
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30° 55' 46'' North , 6° 18' 5'' West (est.)
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66 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Aerinite
Formula: (Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Reference: Christopher O'Neill specimen
Agardite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Habit: needles
Colour: yellowish green, green, blue-green
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 4, 2000; American Mineralogist 55:1448
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Habit: flat crystals
Colour: colorless, grayish, yellow
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Arseniosiderite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Habit: small balls of pearly scales with other arsenates
Colour: pale brown
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Habit: grains, small prisms
Colour: silver gray
Reference: Dietrich, J.E. & Favreau, G. (2005) Bou Skour (Maroc) : au pays des wulfenites bleues, Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 89, pp 106-114
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Habit: diamond-shaped crystals or thin scales
Colour: amber or white
Description: EDS Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Bayldonite
Formula: PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Habit: small crude crystals and balls
Colour: green
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Habit: sharp rhombohedrons and balls
Colour: green
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Azmi, D. E., Aissa, M., Ouguir, H., Mahdoudi, M. L., El Azmi, M., Ouadjo, A., & Zouhair, M. (2014). Magmatic context of Bou Skour copper deposit (Eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): Petrogrography, geochemistry and alterations. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 97, 40-55.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Habit: distinct crystals in quartz cavities
Reference: Dietrich, J.E. & Favreau, G. (2005) Bou Skour (Maroc) : au pays des wulfenites bleues, Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 89, pp 106-114
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Dietrich, J.E. & Favreau, G. (2005) Bou Skour (Maroc) : au pays des wulfenites bleues, Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 89, pp 106-114
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Description: collected by JE Dietrich in the 1960's
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Habit: curls, crusts as post-mining product
Colour: pale blue
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Dietrich, J.E. & Favreau, G. (2005) Bou Skour (Maroc) : au pays des wulfenites bleues, Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 89, pp 106-114
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Habit: balls, crusts and pseudomorphs after azurite
Colour: pale blue
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Habit: small balls on malachite
Colour: yellowish green
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Copper
Formula: Cu
Cornetite
Formula: Cu3(PO4)(OH)3
Habit: elongated tetragonal prisms with flat termination
Colour: bright blue
Description: EDS Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Cornwallite
Formula: Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Cuprite var: Chalcotrichite
Formula: Cu2O
Habit: needles, elongated rectangular section "prisms"
Colour: dark red
Reference: Dietrich J.E., Gaudefroy C., Kosakevitch A. (1966) Description provisoire ou sommaire des espèces minérales du Maroc - 14 : Barytine du gîte de pyrophyllite d'AzrouMelloul; Vanadinite fibreuse de Mibladen ; Chalcotrichite de Bou-Skour ; Hausmannite de Tachgagalt ; Vésuvianite (idocrase) de Tachgagalt ; Anatase de Tachgagalt. Série «Notes du Service Géologique du Maroc» -TOME 26, N°°188 pp. 145-148
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Habit: scales as post-mining product in the dumps
Colour: pale blue
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Habit: saddle-shaped rhombohedrons
Colour: white - pale yellow
Reference: Dietrich, J.E. & Favreau, G. (2005) Bou Skour (Maroc) : au pays des wulfenites bleues, Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 89, pp 106-114
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Description: collected by JE Dietrich in the 1960's
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Habit: small balls
Colour: pale pink, pink
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Galena
Formula: PbS
Gerhardtite ?
Formula: Cu2(NO3)(OH)3
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Ktenasite
Formula: Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Habit: small blocky crystals
Colour: grayish green, green
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Litharge
Formula: PbO
Habit: cleavages in galena
Colour: dark red
Reference: Dietrich, J.E. & Favreau, G. (2005) Bou Skour (Maroc) : au pays des wulfenites bleues, Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 89, pp 106-114
Magnesiozippeite
Formula: Mg(UO2)2(SO4)O2 · 3.5H2O
Habit: balls of short needles
Colour: bright yellow
Description: SEM-EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris. The first uranium mineral described in the district. Associated with ktenasite and serpierite.
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Namuwite
Formula: Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Nantokite
Formula: CuCl
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Habit: balls and needles with other arsenates
Colour: pale green
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Habit: small cubes with olivenite
Colour: yellowish brown
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Habit: balls, rounded platy crystals
Colour: dark blue
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Habit: druse coverage
Colour: colorless
Reference: Dietrich, J.E. & Favreau, G. (2005) Bou Skour (Maroc) : au pays des wulfenites bleues, Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 89, pp 106-114; American Mineralogist 55:1448
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Schulenbergite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Habit: hexagonal plates, balls
Colour: light greenish blue
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Description: collected by JE Dietrich in the 1960's
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Habit: balls, short crystals
Colour: bright greenish blue
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Habit: small shiny rhombohedrons
Colour: brown
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Silver
Formula: Ag
Habit: small curls, masses with chalcocite
Description: "Historical" specimens found by Jacques Dietrich during mining operation in the 1960's
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Azmi, D. E., Aissa, M., Ouguir, H., Mahdoudi, M. L., El Azmi, M., Ouadjo, A., & Zouhair, M. (2014). Magmatic context of Bou Skour copper deposit (Eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): Petrogrography, geochemistry and alterations. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 97, 40-55.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Habit: "rice grain" crystals, rhombohedrons
Colour: white, yellowish
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Habit: small rounded crystals in weathered galena
Colour: pale yellow
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: Azmi, D. E., Aissa, M., Ouguir, H., Mahdoudi, M. L., El Azmi, M., Ouadjo, A., & Zouhair, M. (2014). Magmatic context of Bou Skour copper deposit (Eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): Petrogrography, geochemistry and alterations. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 97, 40-55.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Habit: tetrahedral forms and facet-rich rounded crystals
Colour: black
Description: Tennantite also possible
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Theisite
Formula: Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Habit: aggregates of platy crystals
Colour: green
Description: Associated with adamite
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Habit: bipyramidal, platy, pseudo-cubes
Colour: Blue, orange, brown
Description: The blue crystals were found in place by Jacques Dietrich during mining operation, at levels -50 and -80 of the main vein and vein I at "Quartier Patte d'Oie"
Reference: Dietrich, J.E. & Favreau, G. (2005) Bou Skour (Maroc) : au pays des wulfenites bleues, Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, 89, pp 106-114

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Nantokite3.AA.05CuCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
var: Chalcotrichite4.AA.10Cu2O
Litharge4.AC.20PbO
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Gerhardtite ?5.NB.05Cu2(NO3)(OH)3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Devilline7.DD.30CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ktenasite7.DD.20Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Magnesiozippeite7.EC.05Mg(UO2)2(SO4)O2 · 3.5H2O
Namuwite7.DD.50Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Posnjakite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Schulenbergite7.DD.80(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Serpierite7.DD.30Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Agardite-(Y) (TL)8.DL.15YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Arseniosiderite8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Bayldonite8.BH.45PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Carminite8.BH.30PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Conichalcite8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cornetite8.BE.15Cu3(PO4)(OH)3
Cornwallite8.BD.05Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Duftite8.BH.35PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Olivenite8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Theisite8.BE.75Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Group 9 - Silicates
Aerinite9.DB.45(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
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
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Litharge4.2.4.1PbO
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Nantokite9.1.7.1CuCl
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
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
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 19 - NITRATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Anhydrous Nitrates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Gerhardtite ?19.1.1.1Cu2(NO3)(OH)3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Connellite31.1.1.1Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Schulenbergite31.1.6.1(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Namuwite31.4.7.1Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Posnjakite31.4.1.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Devilline31.6.1.1CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ktenasite31.6.3.1Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Serpierite31.6.2.1Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Miscellaneous
Magnesiozippeite31.10.4.3Mg(UO2)2(SO4)O2 · 3.5H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p > 4:1
Theisite41.1.2.1Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
(AB)3(XO4)Zq
Cornetite41.3.2.1Cu3(PO4)(OH)3
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Cornwallite41.4.2.2Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Bayldonite41.5.14.1PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Conichalcite41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Duftite41.5.1.4PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Adamite41.6.6.3Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Olivenite41.6.6.1Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Carminite41.10.6.1PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Agardite-(Y) (TL)42.5.1.2YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Arseniosiderite42.8.4.3Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 68 - INOSILICATES Structures with Chains of More Than One Width
Structures with Chains of More Than One Width
Aerinite68.1.3.1(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Chlorite Group'-
Cuprite
var: Chalcotrichite
-Cu2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
H KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H MagnesiozippeiteMg(UO2)2(SO4)O2 · 3.5H2O
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
H CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
H CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
H DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
H AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
H ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
H BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H CornetiteCu3(PO4)(OH)3
H GerhardtiteCu2(NO3)(OH)3
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C AragoniteCaCO3
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
NNitrogen
N GerhardtiteCu2(NO3)(OH)3
OOxygen
O Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Cuprite (var: Chalcotrichite)Cu2O
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O AnglesitePbSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O CupriteCu2O
O SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
O KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O MagnesiozippeiteMg(UO2)2(SO4)O2 · 3.5H2O
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
O CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
O CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
O DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
O AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O LithargePbO
O TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
O ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
O BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
O SideriteFeCO3
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O CornetiteCu3(PO4)(OH)3
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O GerhardtiteCu2(NO3)(OH)3
NaSodium
Na Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
MgMagnesium
Mg MagnesiozippeiteMg(UO2)2(SO4)O2 · 3.5H2O
Mg Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P CornetiteCu3(PO4)(OH)3
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S CovelliteCuS
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
S AnglesitePbSO4
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
S SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
S KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
S PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
S MagnesiozippeiteMg(UO2)2(SO4)O2 · 3.5H2O
S TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S SulphurS8
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S BaryteBaSO4
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl NantokiteCuCl
KPotassium
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Ca ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Ca DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Fe Aerinite(Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Fe TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Fe CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CoCobalt
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CuCopper
Cu Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Cuprite (var: Chalcotrichite)Cu2O
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu CopperCu
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Cu KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Cu PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu NantokiteCuCl
Cu TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Cu CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Cu DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Cu BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Cu ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu CornetiteCu3(PO4)(OH)3
Cu GerhardtiteCu2(NO3)(OH)3
ZnZinc
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Zn SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Zn Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Zn KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Zn AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
Zn TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
AsArsenic
As Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
As TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
As CornwalliteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
As CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
As DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
As ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
As BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
As ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
As OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
YYttrium
Y Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S13
Sb TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LithargePbO
Pb BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
UUranium
U MagnesiozippeiteMg(UO2)2(SO4)O2 · 3.5H2O

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