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Madagascari
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Placer gold mining, ca. 1900.

Madagascar
Placer gold mining, ca. 1910

Madagascar
Placer gold mining, ca. 1900.

Madagascar
Placer gold mining, ca. 1910

Madagascar
Name in French:Madagascar
Name in German:Madagaskar
Name in Italian:Madagascar
Name in Malagasy:Madagasikara
Name in Russian:Мадагаскар
Name in Simplified Chinese:马达加斯加
Name in Spanish:Madagascar
Name in Achinese:Madagaskar
Name in Afrikaans:Madagaskar
Name in Albanian:Madagaskari
Name in Alemannic:Madagaskar
Name in Amharic:ማዳጋስካር
Name in Anglo-Saxon:Madagascar
Name in Arabic:مدغشقر
Name in Aragonese:Madagascar
Name in Armenian:Մադագասկար
Name in Asturian:Madagascar
Name in Azeri:Madaqaskar
Name in Bambara:Madagaskar
Name in Bashkir:Мадагаскар
Name in Basque:Madagaskar
Name in Belarusian:Мадагаскар
Name in Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):Мадагаскар
Name in Bengali:মাদাগাস্কার
Name in Bishnupriya Manipuri:মাদাগাস্কার
Name in Bislama:Madagaskar
Name in Bosnian:Madagaskar
Name in Breton:Madagaskar
Name in Bulgarian:Мадагаскар
Name in Burmese:မဒါဂတ်စကားနိုင်ငံ
Name in Catalan:Madagascar
Name in Cebuano:Madagascar
Name in Central Bikol:Madagaskar
Name in Chechen:Мадагаскар
Name in Cheyenne:Madagascar
Name in Chuvash:Мадагаскар Республики
Name in Cornish:Madagaskar
Name in Crimean Tatar (Latin):Madagaskar
Name in Croatian:Madagaskar
Name in Czech:Madagaskar
Name in Danish:Madagaskar
Name in Doteli:मडागास्कर
Name in Dutch:Madagaskar
Name in Dutch Low Saxon:Madagaskar
Name in Egyptian Arabic:مادجاسكار
Name in Esperanto:Madagaskaro
Name in Estonian:Madagaskar
Name in Ewe:Malagasi
Name in Extremaduran:Madagascal
Name in Faroese:Madagaskar
Name in Farsi/Persian:ماداگاسکار
Name in Fiji Hindi:Madagascar
Name in Fijian:Madagasikar
Name in Finnish:Madagaskar
Name in Franco-Provençal:Madagascâr
Name in Gagauz:Madagaskar
Name in Galician:Madagascar
Name in Georgian:მადაგასკარი
Name in Greek:Μαδαγασκάρη
Name in Greenlandic:Madagascar
Name in Guarani:Mandagaka
Name in Gujarati:મડાગાસ્કર
Name in Haitian:Madagaskar
Name in Hakka:Madagascar
Name in Hausa:Madagaskar
Name in Hebrew:מדגסקר
Name in Hill Mari:Мадагаскар
Name in Hindi:मेडागास्कर
Name in Hungarian:Madagaszkár
Name in Icelandic:Madagaskar
Name in Ido:Madagaskar
Name in Igbo:Madagascar
Name in Iloko:Madagascar
Name in Indonesian:Madagaskar
Name in Interlingua:Madagascar
Name in Irish Gaelic:Madagascar
Name in Jamaican Patois:Madagiaska
Name in Japanese:マダガスカル
Name in Javanese:Madagaskar
Name in Judaeo-Spanish:Madagaskar
Name in Kabiye:Madakasɩkarɩ
Name in Kabyle:Madagaskar
Name in Kalmyk:Мадагаскармудин Орн
Name in Kannada:ಮಡಗಾಸ್ಕರ್
Name in Kapampangan:Madagascar
Name in Karakalpak:Madagaskar
Name in Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):Мадагаскар
Name in Kikuyu:Madagascar
Name in Kinyarwanda:Madagasikari
Name in Kongo:Malagasi
Name in Korean:마다가스카르
Name in Kurdish (Latin Script):Madagaskar
Name in Kyrgyz:Мадагаскар
Name in Latgalian:Madagaskars
Name in Latin:Madagascaria
Name in Latvian:Madagaskara
Name in Ligurian:Madagascar
Name in Limburgian:Madagaskar
Name in Lingala:Madagasikari
Name in Lithuanian:Madagaskaras
Name in Livvi-Karelian:Madagaskar
Name in Lombard:Madagascar
Name in Low Saxon/Low German:Madagaskar
Name in Lower Sorbian:Madagaskar
Name in Luganda:Madagascar
Name in Luri:ماداگاسکار
Name in Luxembourgish:Madagaskar
Name in Macedonian:Мадагаскар
Name in Malay:Madagaskar
Name in Malayalam:മഡഗാസ്കർ
Name in Maltese:Madagaskar
Name in Manx:Madagascar
Name in Maori:Marakāhia
Name in Marathi:मादागास्कर
Name in Mazanderani:ماداگاسکار
Name in Min Dong Chinese:Madagascar
Name in Minangkabau:Madagaskar
Name in Mingrelian:მადაგასკარი
Name in Mongolian:Мадагаскар
Name in Nahuatl:Madagascar
Name in Navajo:Mágí Bitseeʼ Noodǫ́zí Bikéyah
Name in Nepali:माडागास्कर
Name in Newar / Nepal Bhasa:मादागास्कर
Name in Northern Frisian:Madagaskar
Name in Northern Sami:Madagaskar
Name in Northern Sotho:Madagascar
Name in Norwegian:Madagaskar
Name in Norwegian (Nynorsk):Madagaskar
Name in Novial:Madagaskar
Name in Occitan:Madagascar
Name in Odia:ମାଡାଗାସ୍କର
Name in Ossetian:Мадагаскар
Name in Pali:मडगास्कर
Name in Papiamento:Madagascar
Name in Pashto:مادغاسکر
Name in Pennsylvania German:Madagascar
Name in Piedmontese:Madagascar
Name in Polish:Madagaskar
Name in Pontic Greek:Μαδαγασκάρην
Name in Portuguese:Madagáscar
Name in Punjabi:ਮਾਦਾਗਾਸਕਰ
Name in Quechua:Madagaskar
Name in Romanian:Madagascar
Name in Russia Buriat:Мадагаскар
Name in Samoan:Madagascar
Name in Samogitian:Madagaskars
Name in Sanskrit:मडगास्कर
Name in Sardinian:Madagascàr
Name in Saterland Frisian:Madagaskar
Name in Scots:Madagascar
Name in Scottish Gaelic:Madagascar
Name in Serbian:Мадагаскар
Name in Serbo-Croatian:Madagaskar
Name in Sesotho:Madagascar
Name in Shona:Madagascar
Name in Sicilian:Madagascar
Name in Silesian:Madagaskar
Name in Sinhalese:මැඩගස්කරය
Name in Slovak:Madagaskar
Name in Slovenian:Madagaskar
Name in Somali:Madagaskar
Name in South Azerbaijani:ماداقاسکار
Name in Sundanese:Madagaskar
Name in Swahili:Madagaska
Name in Swati:IMadagasikha
Name in Swedish:Madagaskar
Name in Tagalog:Madagascar
Name in Tahitian:Matatatihata
Name in Tajik (Cyrillic Script):Мадагаскар
Name in Tamil:மடகாசுகர்
Name in Tatar:Мадагаскар
Name in Telugu:మడగాస్కర్
Name in Thai:ประเทศมาดากัสการ์
Name in Tibetan (Standard):མ་ད་གཱ་སི་ཀར།
Name in Tigrinya:ማዳጋስካር
Name in Traditional Chinese:馬達加斯加
Name in Tsonga:Madagascar
Name in Turkish:Madagaskar
Name in Turkmen:Madagaskar
Name in Udmurt:Мадагаскар
Name in Ukrainian:Мадагаскар
Name in Upper Sorbian:Madagaskar
Name in Urdu:مڈغاسکر
Name in Uyghur:ماداگاسكار
Name in Uzbek (Latin Script):Madagaskar
Name in Venetian:Madagascar
Name in Veps:Madagaskar
Name in Vietnamese:Madagascar
Name in Volapük:Malagaseän
Name in Waray:Madagascar
Name in Welsh:Madagasgar
Name in West Frisian:Madagaskar
Name in Western Punjabi:مڈغاسکر
Name in Wolof:Madagaskaar
Name in Wu Chinese:馬達加斯加
Name in Yakut:Мадагаскар
Name in Yiddish:מאדאגאסקאר
Name in Yoruba:Madagáskàr
Name in Zazaki:Madagaskar
Name in Zeelandic:Madahaskar
Name in Zulu:IMadagasika
Area:587,041 km2
Locality type:Country


Madagascar is presently divided into 22 regions (Faritra). This political division was created in 2004. A hierarchical division would be:
Fokotany (an older political unit; the smallest community unit, often abbreviated as FKT), Kaominina (= Commune), Distrika or District (earlier called Fivondronana, abbreviated FIV, then also in a short period Departments), Faritra (Regions).

An example: Take the Antsongombato gem mine - which recently has produced large and nice crystals of londonite/rhodizite. In the literature and on many labels it says: "Antsongombato, 25 km SW of Mahaiza, Betafo-Antsirabe area, Madagascar". This is correct but more of a description than an actual locality.
Using the country's own geographical and political division, the locality should have been labeled: "Antsongombato gem mine, FKT Antsentsindrano, Andrembesoa Commune, Betafo District, Vakinankaratra Region, Madagascar".

This (place name, FKT, Commune, District, Faritra, Madagascar) should be the "right" hierarchy. This is very difficult to do in all cases, lacking detailed maps that reflect this division.

Note that in 2007 the provinces of Madagascar were abolished.

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353 valid minerals. 16 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 4 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'commodity:Abrasives'
Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Aenigmatite
Formula: Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
'Aeschynite Group'
Formula: AD2O6
Aeschynite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 66 localities in this region.
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Albite var: Pericline
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
'Alkali Feldspar'
'Alkali-feldspar-syenite'
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Almandine-Pyrope Series'
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Ambatoarinite' (FRL)
Formula: Sr5(Ce,La,Dy)10(CO3)17O3 ?
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1915) : Sur un nouveau minéral [ambatoarinite] de Madagascar. Bulletin de la Société francaise de Minéralogie, Paris. 38, 265-271 ; 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: 293.
Amblygonite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)F
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Amesite
Formula: Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
'Ammonite'
'Ammonite var: Ammolite'
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Byssolite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Amphibolite'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Anatase var: Niobian Anatase
Formula: (Ti,Nb)O2
Anatase var: Xanthitane
Formula: TiO2
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Andalusite var: Chiastolite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Andradite var: Demantoid
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Andradite var: Topazolite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Ankaratrite'
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Anorthite var: Bytownite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Anorthosite'
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Apatite'
Localities: Reported from at least 89 localities in this region.
'Apophyllite'
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Aragonite var: Ctypéite
Formula: CaCO3
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Arsenic
Formula: As
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
'Asbestos'
'Ashanite'
Formula: (Nb,Ta,U,Fe,Mn)4O8
Augelite
Formula: Al2(PO4)(OH)3
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Augite var: Fassaite
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Axinite-(Mn)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Barbosalite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
'Barkevikite'
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
'Basalt'
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Basanite'
'Bastnäsite'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Bastnäsite-(La)
Formula: La(CO3)F
'Bauxite'
Bavenite
Formula: Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Becquerelite
Formula: Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Béhierite (TL)
Formula: (Ta5+,Nb5+)(BO4)
Reference: Mrose, M.E. & Rose jr, J. (1961): Behierite, (Ta, Nb)BO4, a new mineral from Manjaka, Madagascar. Geol.Soc.Am, Abstracts 1961 Ann. Meetings, p 111A
Berlinite
Formula: AlPO4
Bermanite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 222 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Alkali-beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Heliodor
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Beryl var: Morganite
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'commodity:Beryllium'
Formula: Be
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
'Biotite'
Localities: Reported from at least 100 localities in this region.
'Biotite gneiss'
'Biotite granite'
'Biotite schist'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Biotitite'
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
'Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'
Bismutotantalite
Formula: Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Bityite (TL)
Formula: LiCaAl2(AlBeSi2O10)(OH)2
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1922): Mineralogie de Madagascar, Tome I. Géologie-Minéralogie descriptive. A.Challamel (Éditeur), Paris. pp 398-400 + planche 18 / Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la Minéralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, 78p.
Böhmite
Formula: AlO(OH)
Boralsilite
Formula: Al16B6Si2O37
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Braggite
Formula: (Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Britholite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
'Britholite Group'
Formula: (REE, Ca)5[(Si,P)O4]3X
Reference: Kieft, C & Burke, E.A.J. (1970): La britholite, un mineral nouveau pour Madagascar. Compte Rendu de la Semaine Géologique Madagascar, 101-103
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Brockite
Formula: (Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
'Calamine'
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 96 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
'Calc-silicate rock'
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Catapleiite
Formula: Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Cerite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Cerite-(La)
Formula: (La,Ce,Ca)9(Fe,Ca,Mg)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cesiokenopyrochlore (TL)
Formula: □Nb2(O,OH)6Cs1−x (x ∼ 0.20)
Reference: Agakhanov, A.A., Kasatkin, A.V., Britvin, S.N., Siidra, O.I., Pautov, L.A., Pekov, I.V. and Karpenko, V.Y. (2017) Cesiokenopyrochlore, IMA 2016-104. CNMNC Newsletter No. 36, April 2017, page 406; Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 403–409.
'Chabazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 30 localities in this region.
'Charnockitic granite'
Cheralite
Formula: CaTh(PO4)2
Chevkinite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
'Chevkinite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Chiavennite
Formula: CaMnBe2Si5O13(OH)2 · 2H2O
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
'Chloropal (of Schneiderhöhn)'
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'commodity:Chromium'
Formula: Cr
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Chrysoberyl var: Alexandrite
Formula: BeAl2O4
Chrysoberyl var: Cymophane
Formula: BeAl2O4
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Chrysoprase'
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Churchite-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4) · 2H2O
Clinobisvanite
Formula: Bi(VO4)
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Clinochlore var: Leuchtenbergite
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinochlore var: Ripidolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Clinohumite
Formula: Mg9(SiO4)4F2
'Clinoptilolite'
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Clinopyroxenite'
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clinozoisite var: Clinothulite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clintonite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
'commodity:Cobalt'
Formula: Co
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
'commodity:Coltan (Columbite-Tantalite)'
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Columbite-(Mg)
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Mn)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Nb2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
'Columbite-(Mn)-Tantalite-(Mn) Series'
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Localities: Reported from at least 45 localities in this region.
Cookeite
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Cooperite
Formula: PtS
'Copal'
Copper
Formula: Cu
'commodity:Copper'
Formula: Cu
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
'Cordierite-garnet gneiss'
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 84 localities in this region.
Corundum var: Padparadscha
Formula: Al2O3
Corundum var: Ruby
Formula: Al2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Crichtonite
Formula: Sr(Mn,Y,U)Fe2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
'Crocodile Jasper'
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Cuprorhodsite
Formula: (Cu,Fe)Rh2S4
Curite
Formula: Pb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cyrilovite
Formula: NaFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Danburite
Formula: CaB2Si2O8
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
'Davidite'
'Delessite'
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Fe,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Dewindtite
Formula: H2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 69 localities in this region.
Diopside var: Diallage
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
'Diopsidite'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Diorite'
'Dissogenite'
'Dolerite'
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
'Dravite-Schorl Series'
'Dravite-Uvite Series'
Dufrénite
Formula: Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Dumortierite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Dunite'
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Edenite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
'Elbaite-Liddicoatite Series'
'Elbaite-Schorl Series'
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Erlichmanite
Formula: OsS2
Euclase
Formula: BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Eudialyte
Formula: Na15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Euxenite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 57 localities in this region.
Evansite
Formula: Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
'Faratsihite' (FRL)
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la Minéralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive.
'Fasibitikite'
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 47 localities in this region.
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
'Fergusonite'
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Fergusonite-(Y)
Formula: YNbO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Ferriallanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Fe3+AlFe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Ferrierite'
Ferri-winchite
Formula: ☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
'Ferro-eckermannite'
Formula: NaNa2(Fe2+4Al)Si8O22(OH)2
Ferro-edenite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ferro-ferri-fluoro-leakeite
Formula: Na(Na2)(Fe2+2Fe3+2Li)(Si8O22)(F)2
Ferrohögbomite-2N2S
Formula: [(Fe2+,Mg,Zn,Al)3(Al,Ti,Fe3+)8O15(OH)]2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Fersmite
Formula: (Ca,Ce,Na)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2(O,OH,F)6
'Fluocerite'
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Fluorapatite var: Mn-bearing Fluorapatite
Formula: (Ca,Mn2+)5(PO4)3(F,Cl,OH) or Ca5([P,Mn5+]O4)3(F,Cl,OH)
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Fluorcalciopyrochlore
Formula: (Ca,Na)2(Nb, Ti)2O6F
Fluor-elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Fluor-liddicoatite (TL)
Formula: Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Reference: Dunn, P. J., Appleman, D.E. & Nelen, J.E. (1977): Liddicoatite, a new calcium end-member of the tourmaline group. American Mineralogist 62, 1121-1124; Henry, D., Novák, M., Hawthorne, F.C., Ertl, A., Dutrow, B.L., Uher, P. & Pezzotta, F. (2011): Nomenclature of the tourmaline supergroup minerals. Am. Mineral., 96, 895-913.
Fluornatropyrochlore
Formula: (Na,Pb,Ca,REE,U)2Nb2O6F
Fluoro-pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(F,OH)2
Fluorophlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
'Gabbro'
'Gadolinite'
'Gagarinite'
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 55 localities in this region.
'Garnet-sillimanite-cordierite paragneiss'
'Garnierite'
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'commodity:Gemstones'
Localities: Reported from at least 101 localities in this region.
'Genthite'
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Gittinsite
Formula: CaZrSi2O7
Glaucophane
Formula: ⃞[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
'Gmelinite'
'Gneiss'
Localities: Reported from at least 47 localities in this region.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
'commodity:Gold'
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
'commodity:Gold'
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
'commodity:Gold'
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
'commodity:Gold'
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
'commodity:Gold'
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Goldmanite
Formula: Ca3V3+2(SiO4)3
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Graftonite
Formula: Fe2+Fe2+2(PO4)2
Grandidierite (TL)
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1902): Note préliminaire sur une nouvelle espèce minerale. Bulletin de la Société Francaise de Minéralogie 25: 85-86 ;
'Granite'
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'Granitic gneiss'
'Granitoid'
'Granulite'
'Graphic granite'
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'commodity:Graphite'
'commodity:Graphite'
'commodity:Graphite'
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Grossular var: Tsavorite
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Gummite'
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hambergite
Formula: Be2(BO3)(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Hastingsite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 49 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Hercynite var: Chromohercynite
Formula: Fe(Al,Cr)2O4
'Heterosite-Purpurite Series'
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
'Heulandite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Hibonite (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Ce)(Al,Ti,Mg)12O19
Reference: Delbos, L. (1955): Note sur le gisement d'un mineral nouveau " la hibonite" de' l'Androy Mandrareen" in Rapport Annuel du Service Geologique pour 1955, Tananarivo.143-144
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
'Hornblende'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Hornblende-biotite gneiss'
'Hornblendite'
Hübnerite
Formula: MnWO4
Humboldtine
Formula: Fe2+(C2O4) · 2H2O
Reference: Chukanov, N. V. (2014): Infrared spectra of mineral species. Extended library. Vol. 1. Springer: Dordrect, 2014. p. 205
Humite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
'Humite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Hureaulite
Formula: (Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Hydrokenopyrochlore (TL)
Formula: 2Nb2O4(OH)2(H2O)
Reference: Biagioni, C., Gieré, R.,Meisser, N., Nestola, F., Pasero, M., Robyr, M., Roth, P. and Schnyder, C. (2017) Hydrokenopyrochlore, IMA 2017-005. CNMNC Newsletter No. 37, June 2017, page 739; Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 737–742.
'Hydrothermal breccia'
Hydroxykenomicrolite
Formula: (⃞,Na,Sb3+)2Ta2O6(OH)
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'commodity:Ilmenite'
Formula: Ti
'Ilmenorutile-Strüverite Series'
'Indicolite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
'commodity:Iron'
Formula: Fe
'Iron ore'
Isoferroplatinum
Formula: Pt3Fe
Isomertieite
Formula: Pd11Sb2As2
Ixiolite
Formula: (Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Ixiolite var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring)
Formula: (Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
Ixiolite var: Wolframoixiolite
Formula: (Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jeremejevite
Formula: Al6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
Reference: Min Rec (2006) 37:361-470
'commodity:Kaolin (China Clay)'
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Karelianite
Formula: V3+2O3
Kashinite
Formula: (Ir,Rh)2S3
Keithconnite
Formula: Pd20Te7
'K Feldspar'
Localities: Reported from at least 38 localities in this region.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Kornerupine
Formula: Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
'Labradorite'
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Lasnierite (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Sr)(Mg,Fe2+)2Al(P[O,F]4)3
Reference: Rondeau, B., Devouard, B., Jacob, D., Roussel, P., Stéphant, N., Boulet, C., Mollé, V., Corre, M., Fritsch, E., Ferraris, C. and Parodi, G.C. (2018) Lasnierite, IMA 2017-084. CNMNC Newsletter No. 42, April 2018, 447; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: 445–451.
'Laterite'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Låvenite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2(Mn2+,Fe2+)(Zr,Ti)(Si2O7)(O,OH,F)2
Lazulite
Formula: MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'commodity:Lead'
Formula: Pb
'Lepidolite'
Localities: Reported from at least 33 localities in this region.
'Leptynite'
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Leucite
Formula: K(AlSi2O6)
Leucophosphite
Formula: KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Leucoxene
Liandratite (TL)
Formula: U(Nb,Ta)2O8
Reference: Mücke, A. & Strunz, H. (1978): Petscheckite and liandratite, two new pegmatite minerals from Madagascar. American Mineralogist 63: 941-946
'Liddicoatite'
Formula: Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
'Limestone'
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Lipscombite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Lithiophilite
Formula: LiMn2+PO4
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Lizardite var: Nickeloan Lizardite
Formula: (Mg,Ni)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Londonite (TL)
Formula: (Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Reference: Simmons, W. B; Pezzotta, F; Falster, A.U & Webber, K. L. (2001): Londonite, a new mineral species: The Cs-dominant analogue of Rhodizite from the Antandrokomby granitic pegmatite, Madagascar. Canadian Mineralogist 39: 747-755/ MinRec 33:165]
'Londonite-Rhodizite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Maghemite
Formula: Fe3+2O3
Magnesio-arfvedsonite
Formula: {Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Magnesio-riebeckite
Formula: ⃞{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2S
Formula: Mg3Al8BeO16
Magnesiotaaffeite-6N’3S
Formula: Mg2BeAl6O12
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 48 localities in this region.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Manandonite (TL)
Formula: Li2Al4(Si2AlB)O10(OH)8
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1912): Sur une nouvelle espèce minérale (manandonite) des pegmatites de Madagascar. Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie, 35, 223-226; Ranorosoa, N. , Fontan, F. & Fransolet, A-M. (1989): Rediscovery of manandonite in the Sahatany Valley, Madagascar. European Journal of Mineralogy 1, 633-638
'commodity:Manganese'
Formula: Mn
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
'Marble'
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
'Marble'
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
'commodity:Marble'
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Marl'
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Meionite
Formula: Ca4Al6Si6O24CO3
'Melilite Group'
Formula: Ca2M(XSiO7)
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
'Mésotype'
'Metamudstone'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
'commodity:Mica'
Localities: Reported from at least 136 localities in this region.
'Mica Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Mica schist'
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Michenerite
Formula: PdBiTe
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 64 localities in this region.
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
'Microlite Group var: Uranmicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'
'Microsyenite'
'Migmatite'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Migmatitic-biotite-sillimanite paragneiss'
Milarite
Formula: K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
'commodity:Mineral specimens'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Mirabilite
Formula: Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Mitridatite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'Monazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 65 localities in this region.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Monazite-(La)
Formula: La(PO4)
'Monchiquite'
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
'Monzonite'
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 90 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Damourite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Gilbertite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nacareniobsite-(Ce)
Formula: NbNa3Ca3(Ce,REE )(Si2O7)2OF3
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Arliguie M. photo and specimen
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
'Nepheline-syenite'
'commodity:Nickel'
Formula: Ni
'commodity:Niobium (Columbium)'
Formula: Nb
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
'Obsidian'
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Opal var: Fire Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Opal-C
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Opal-CT
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
'Orbicular Jasper'
'Orthochevkinite'
Formula: (Ce,La,Ca,Na,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)2(Ti,Fe3+)3Si4O22
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
'Orthogneiss'
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Oxyvanite
Formula: V3+2V4+O5
Palladoarsenide
Formula: Pd2As
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
'Paragneiss'
Pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'Parisite'
Parisite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
'Pegmatite'
Localities: Reported from at least 206 localities in this region.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
'Peralkaline alkali-feldspar-granite'
'Peralkaline syenite'
'Peridotite'
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Perrierite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce4MgFe3+2Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
Reference: Museum de Paris collection, see Behier, J. (1959): Travaux mineralogiques. In Besaire, H. (ed): Rapport Annuel du Service Geologique pour 1959. Republique Madagascar, Tananarive: 237-250
'Petrified Wood'
Reference: Paul De Bondt specimen & photo
Petscheckite (TL)
Formula: UFe(Nb,Ta)2O8
Reference: Mücke, A. & Strunz, H. (1978): Petscheckite and liandratite, two new pegmatite minerals from Madagascar. American Mineralogist 63: 941-946
Petscheckite var: Hydroxy-petscheckite
Formula: U4+(Fe3+1/3,☐≥2/3)(Nb,Ta)2O≤7(OH)≥1
Petscheckite var: Oxy-petscheckite
Formula: UFe3+2/31/3(Nb,Ta)2O8
Pezzottaite (TL)
Formula: Cs(Be2Li)Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Laurs, B. L. et al. (2003): Pezzottaite from Ambatovita, Madagaascar: A new Gem mineral. Gems & Gemology 39 (4): 284-301; Hawthorne, F.C., Cooper, M.A., Simmons, W.B., Falster, A.U., Laurs, B.M., Armbruster, T., Rossman, G.R., Peretti, A., Günter, D., and Grobéty, B. (2004) Pezzottaite Cs(Be2Li)Al2Si6O18 A spectacular new beryl-group mineral from the Sakavalana pegmatite, Fianarantsoa province, Madagascar. Mineralogical Record: 35(5): 369-378; G. Diego Gatta, Ilaria Adamo, Martin Meven, Erica Lambruschi (2012): A single-crystal neutron and X-ray diffraction study of pezzottaite, Cs(Be2Li)Al2Si6O18. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals 39, 829-840.
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Phillipsite'
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 200 localities in this region.
Phosphosiderite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Phosphosiderite var: Vilateite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Phosphuranylite
Formula: (H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Platinum
Formula: Pt
'commodity:Platinum'
Formula: Pt
'commodity:Platinum-Group Metals'
Pollucite
Formula: (Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Potassic-fluoro-pargasite (TL)
Formula: {K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)F2
Reference: Oberti, R., Boiocchi, M., Hawthorne, F.C., Pagano, R., Pagano, A. (2010): Fluoro-potassic-pargasite, KCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22F2 from the Tranomaro area, Madagascar: mineral description and crystal chemistry. Mineralogical Magazine, 74, 961-967
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
'Psilomelane'
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Pucherite
Formula: Bi(VO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Pumpellyite'
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 54 localities in this region.
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Pyrochlore Group var: Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.)'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
'Pyrochlore Group var: Yttropyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
Localities: Reported from at least 57 localities in this region.
'Pyrochlore Supergroup var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)' (FRL)
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
Reference: C.R.Acad.Sci. Paris (1912) 154, 1042/ . Lacroix, A. (1922): Mineralogie de Madagascar, Tome I. Géologie-Minéralogie descriptive. A.Challamel (Éditeur), Paris. 624p , p 379
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Pyrope
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Pyrope var: Umbalite
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
'Pyrope-Spessartine Series'
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
'Pyroxene Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Pyroxenite'
Localities: Reported from at least 142 localities in this region.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mark Rheinberger photo and specimen
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Mark Rheinberger photo and specimen
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 46 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Carnelian
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mark Rheinberger photo and specimen
Quartz var: Citrine
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Jasper
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Milky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Onyx
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Pseudocubic Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Rutilated Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Sceptre Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 48 localities in this region.
'Quartz-alkali-feldspar-syenite'
'commodity:Quartz crystal'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Quartz-feldspar gneiss'
'Quartzite'
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'commodity:Rare Earths'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Rhabdophane-(Nd)
Formula: Nd(PO4) · H2O
Rhodizite
Formula: (K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
'Rhyodacite'
'Rhyolite'
Richterite
Formula: {Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Riebeckite
Formula: ⃞[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Rockbridgeite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Roscoelite
Formula: K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Rossmanite
Formula: ☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Rubellite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 59 localities in this region.
Rutile var: Ilmenorutile
Formula: Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Rutile var: Niobian Rutile
Formula: (Ti,Nb)O2
Rutile var: Strüverite
Formula: (Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Rynersonite
Formula: CaTa2O6
Samarskite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Fe3+,Fe2+,U,Th,Ca)2(Nb,Ta)2O8
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Saponite var: Bowlingite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sapphirine
Formula: Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
'Scapolite'
Localities: Reported from at least 64 localities in this region.
'Scapolite var: Wernerite'
Localities: Reported from at least 27 localities in this region.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Scheelite var: Molybdoscheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Schiavinatoite (TL)
Formula: (Nb,Ta)(BO4)
Reference: Demartin, F. et al (2001): Schiavinatoite,(Nb,Ta)BO4, the Nb analogue of behierite. European Journal of Mineralogy 13, 159-165
'Schist'
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 42 localities in this region.
Schreyerite
Formula: V3+2Ti3O9
Scolecite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Serendibite
Formula: Ca4[Mg6Al6]O4[Si6B3Al3O36]
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Serpentinite'
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'Siltstone'
Silver
Formula: Ag
Silver
Formula: Ag
'commodity:Silver'
Formula: Ag
Sinhalite
Formula: MgAl(BO4)
'Skarn'
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 47 localities in this region.
Spessartine var: Spandite
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 107 localities in this region.
Spinel var: Ferropicotite
Formula: MgAl2O4
Spinel var: Pleonaste
Formula: (Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Spodumene var: Hiddenite
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Spodumene var: Kunzite
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
'Steacyite Group'
Stellerite
Formula: Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Stewartite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Stibiotantalite
Formula: Sb(Ta,Nb)O4
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
'Stilbite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Svanbergite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
'Syenite'
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
Synchysite-(Y)
Formula: CaY(CO3)2F
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Talc var: Steatite
Formula: Mg3(Si4O10)(OH)2
'commodity:Talc'
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Tantalite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Ta2O6
Reference: Muséum national d' Histoire Naturelle, Paris specimen MNHN No 193.14
Tantalite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Ta2O6
'Tapiolite'
Formula: (Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Taramite Root Name'
Formula: A(CaNa)(Z2+3Z3+2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH,F,Cl)2
Tavorite
Formula: LiFe3+(PO4)(OH)
Tephroite
Formula: Mn2+2SiO4
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Thermonatrite
Formula: Na2CO3 · H2O
'Thomsonite'
Thorianite
Formula: ThO2
Localities: Reported from at least 63 localities in this region.
Thorianite var: Uranothorianite
Formula: (Th,U)O2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Thorite var: Ferrithorite
Formula: (Th,Fe3+)[Si(O,OH)4]
Thorite var: Orangite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Thorite var: Uranothorite
Formula: (Th,U)SiO4
'commodity:Thorium'
Formula: Th
'Thorogummite'
Formula: (Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Thortveitite
Formula: Sc2Si2O7
Thortveitite var: Befanamite (FRL)
Formula: Sc2Si2O7
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1922) Minéralogie de Madagascar, Tome I. Géologie-Minéralogie descriptive. Augustin Challamel (Éditeur), Paris. 624p. [p.500-502]; Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la mineralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, 19-20
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 60 localities in this region.
Titanite var: Greenovite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Localities: Reported from at least 154 localities in this region.
'Tourmaline var: Achroite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Tourmaline var: Watermelon Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Trachyte'
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Triphylite
Formula: LiFe2+PO4
Triplite
Formula: (Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Trolleite
Formula: Al4(PO4)3(OH)3
Tungstite
Formula: WO3 · H2O
Turkestanite
Formula: (K,⃞)(Ca,Na)2ThSi8O20 · nH2O
Turquoise
Formula: Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
'UM1992-07-E:AuCuPdPt'
Formula: (Pd,Pt,Au)2Cu
'UM1992-09-E:CuFePt'
Formula: Pt3(Cu,Fe)
'UM1992-13-O:IrPt'
Formula: (Ir,Pt)O2
'UM1992-25-S:CuOsPdPtRh'
Formula: (Pt,Cu,Pd,Rh,Os)3S2
'UM1992-26-S:CuPdPt'
Formula: (Pd,Pt)3(Cu,Ni)S2
'UM1992-27-S:CuPdPtRh'
Formula: (Pd,Pt)2RhCuS4
'UM1992-28-S:Pd'
Formula: Pd4S
'UM1992-29-S:PdPt'
Formula: (Pd,Pt)2S
'UM1998-//-BOSiO:AlFeMg[2]'
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg)2Al14Si4B4O37
'Unnamed (Pd Antimonide Arsenide)'
Formula: Pd3(Sb,As)
'Unnamed (Pd Hydroxide)'
Formula: Pd(OH)2
'Unnamed (Pd Oxide)'
Formula: PdO · 3H2O
'Unnamed (Ti-V oxide)'
Formula: Ti2V4+2V3+2O11
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
'commodity:Uranium'
Formula: U
Localities: Reported from at least 53 localities in this region.
Uranocircite
Formula: Ba(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
'Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: (Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977) var: Samiresite'
Formula: (U,Ca,Ce)2(Nb,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
'Uvite Series'
Formula: Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Valleriite
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
'Verdelite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Vesuvianite
Formula: (Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Vránaite (TL)
Formula: Al16B4Si4O38
Reference: Cempírek, J.,Grew, E.S.,Kampf, A.R., Ma, C., Novák, M., Gadas, P., Škoda, R., Vašinová-Galiová, M., Pezzotta, F., and Groat, L.A., 2016. Vránaite, IMA 2015-084. CNMNC Newsletter No. 29, February 2016, 200; Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 199–205
'Wad'
'Wad var: Cobaltian Wad'
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Werdingite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al14Si4B4O37
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
'Xenotime'
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.
Zektzerite
Formula: LiNaZrSi6O15
'Zeolite Group'
'Zinnwaldite'
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 103 localities in this region.
Zircon var: Cyrtolite
Formula: Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Zircon var: Hafnian Zircon
Formula: (Zr,Hf)SiO4
Zircon var: Malacon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Zirconolite
Formula: CaZrTi2O7
Zoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zoisite var: Thulite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Arsenic1.CA.05As
'Bismuth'1.CA.05Bi
'Copper'1.AA.05Cu
Electrum1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Isoferroplatinum1.AG.35Pt3Fe
'Platinum'1.AF.10Pt
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
Alabandite2.CD.10MnS
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Braggite2.CC.35a(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Cobaltite'2.EB.25CoAsS
'Cooperite'2.CC.35bPtS
'Cosalite'2.JB.10Pb2Bi2S5
'Covellite'2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Cuprorhodsite2.DA.05(Cu,Fe)Rh2S4
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Dyscrasite2.AA.35Ag3Sb
Erlichmanite2.EB.05aOsS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hollingworthite2.EB.25(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Irarsite2.EB.25(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Isomertieite2.AC.15aPd11Sb2As2
Kashinite2.DB.15(Ir,Rh)2S3
Keithconnite2.BC.20Pd20Te7
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Linnaeite2.DA.05Co2+Co3+2S4
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Michenerite2.EB.25PdBiTe
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Palladoarsenide2.AC.25aPd2As
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
'Polybasite'2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
'Proustite'2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Valleriite2.FD.30(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Aeschynite Group'4.DL.05AD2O6
'Aeschynite-(Y)'4.DF.05(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
'Anatase'4.DD.05TiO2
var: Niobian Anatase4.DD.05(Ti,Nb)O2
var: Xanthitane4.DD.05TiO2
Baddeleyite4.DE.35ZrO2
Becquerelite4.GB.10Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
'Bismite'4.CB.60Bi2O3
'Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'4.DH.15
'Bismutotantalite'4.DE.30Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
'Böhmite'4.FE.15AlO(OH)
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Cerianite-(Ce)4.DL.05(Ce4+,Th)O2
Cesiokenopyrochlore (TL)4.DH.□Nb2(O,OH)6Cs1−x (x ∼ 0.20)
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysoberyl4.BA.05BeAl2O4
var: Alexandrite4.BA.05BeAl2O4
var: Cymophane4.BA.05BeAl2O4
'Columbite-(Fe)'4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
'Columbite-(Mg)'4.DB.35(Mg,Fe,Mn)(Nb,Ta)2O6
'Columbite-(Mn)'4.DB.35Mn2+Nb2O6
'Corundum'4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Padparadscha4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Ruby4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Sapphire4.CB.05Al2O3
'Crichtonite'4.CC.40Sr(Mn,Y,U)Fe2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
'Cryptomelane'4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Curite4.GB.55Pb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
Diaspore4.FD.10AlO(OH)
Euxenite-(Y)4.DG.05(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Ferrohögbomite-2N2S4.00.[(Fe2+,Mg,Zn,Al)3(Al,Ti,Fe3+)8O15(OH)]2
Fersmite4.DG.05(Ca,Ce,Na)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2(O,OH,F)6
Fluornatropyrochlore4.DH.(Na,Pb,Ca,REE,U)2Nb2O6F
Gahnite4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Martite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
var: Chromohercynite4.BB.05Fe(Al,Cr)2O4
Hibonite (TL)4.CC.45(Ca,Ce)(Al,Ti,Mg)12O19
Hollandite4.DK.05aBa(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Hydroxykenomicrolite4.DH.(⃞,Na,Sb3+)2Ta2O6(OH)
Hübnerite4.DB.30MnWO4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Ixiolite4.DB.25(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring)4.DB.25(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
var: Wolframoixiolite4.DB.25(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
Karelianite4.CB.05V3+2O3
Liandratite (TL)4.DH.35U(Nb,Ta)2O8
Maghemite4.BB.15Fe3+2O3
Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2S4.FC.25Mg3Al8BeO16
Magnesiotaaffeite-6N’3S4.FC.25Mg2BeAl6O12
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Massicot4.AC.25PbO
Microlite Group4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
'var: Uranmicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'4.00.A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Fire Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-C4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-CT4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Oxyvanite4.CB.30V3+2V4+O5
Perovskite4.CC.30CaTiO3
'Petscheckite' (TL)4.DH.35UFe(Nb,Ta)2O8
var: Hydroxy-petscheckite4.DH.35U4+(Fe3+1/3,☐≥2/3)(Nb,Ta)2O≤7(OH)≥1
var: Oxy-petscheckite4.DH.35UFe3+2/31/3(Nb,Ta)2O8
Pyrochlore Group4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
'var: Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.)'4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
'var: Yttropyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Carnelian4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Citrine4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var: Milky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Onyx4.DA.05SiO2
var: Pseudocubic Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rutilated Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Sceptre Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
var: Ilmenorutile4.DB.05Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
var: Niobian Rutile4.DB.05(Ti,Nb)O2
var: Strüverite4.DB.05(Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
Rynersonite4.DF.05CaTa2O6
Samarskite-(Y)4.DB.25(Y,Fe3+,Fe2+,U,Th,Ca)2(Nb,Ta)2O8
Schreyerite4.CB.35V3+2Ti3O9
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
var: Ferropicotite4.BB.05MgAl2O4
var: Pleonaste4.BB.05(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Stibiotantalite4.DE.30Sb(Ta,Nb)O4
Tantalite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Ta2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)4.DB.35Mn2+Ta2O6
Thorianite4.DL.05ThO2
var: Uranothorianite4.DL.05(Th,U)O2
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Tungstite4.FJ.10WO3 · H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)4.DH.15(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
'var: Samiresite'4.DH.15(U,Ca,Ce)2(Nb,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
'Zirconolite'4.DH.30CaZrTi2O7
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
var: Ctypéite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bastnäsite-(Ce)5.BD.20aCe(CO3)F
Bastnäsite-(La)5.BD.20aLa(CO3)F
'Bismutite'5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Manganoan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Mn)CO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Parisite-(Ce)5.BD.20bCaCe2(CO3)3F2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Synchysite-(Ce)5.BD.20cCaCe(CO3)2F
Synchysite-(Y)5.BD.20cCaY(CO3)2F
Thermonatrite5.CB.05Na2CO3 · H2O
Group 6 - Borates
Béhierite (TL)6.AC.15(Ta5+,Nb5+)(BO4)
Hambergite6.AB.05Be2(BO3)(OH)
Jeremejevite6.AB.15Al6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
Londonite (TL)6.GC.05(Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Rhodizite6.GC.05(K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Schiavinatoite (TL)6.AC.15(Nb,Ta)(BO4)
Sinhalite6.AC.05MgAl(BO4)
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Fergusonite-(Y)7.GA.05YNbO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Mirabilite7.CD.10Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Natrojarosite7.BC.10NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
var: Molybdoscheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Amblygonite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)F
Augelite8.BE.05Al2(PO4)(OH)3
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Barbosalite8.BB.40Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Berlinite8.AA.05AlPO4
Bermanite8.DC.20Mn2+Mn3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Brockite8.CJ.45(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
Cheralite8.AD.50CaTh(PO4)2
Churchite-(Y)8.CJ.50Y(PO4) · 2H2O
Clinobisvanite8.AD.65Bi(VO4)
Cyrilovite8.DL.10NaFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Dewindtite8.EC.10H2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
Dufrénite8.DK.15Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Evansite8.DF.10Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Mn-bearing Fluorapatite8.BN.05(Ca,Mn2+)5(PO4)3(F,Cl,OH) or Ca5([P,Mn5+]O4)3(F,Cl,OH)
Goyazite8.BL.10SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Graftonite8.AB.20Fe2+Fe2+2(PO4)2
Hureaulite8.CB.10(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Lazulite8.BB.40MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Leucophosphite8.DH.10KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Lipscombite8.BB.90Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Lithiophilite8.AB.10LiMn2+PO4
Mitridatite8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Monazite-(La)8.AD.50La(PO4)
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)
'Pharmacosiderite'8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
'Phosphosiderite'8.CD.05FePO4 · 2H2O
var: Vilateite8.CD.05FePO4 · 2H2O
'Phosphuranylite'8.EC.10(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Pucherite8.AD.40Bi(VO4)
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Rhabdophane-(Nd)8.CJ.45Nd(PO4) · H2O
Rockbridgeite8.BC.10Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Stewartite8.DC.30Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Strengite8.CD.10FePO4 · 2H2O
Svanbergite8.BL.05SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Tavorite8.BB.05LiFe3+(PO4)(OH)
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Triphylite8.AB.10LiFe2+PO4
Triplite8.BB.10(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Trolleite8.BB.45Al4(PO4)3(OH)3
Turquoise8.DD.15Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
'Uranocircite'8.EB.05Ba(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
'Wavellite'8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Actinolite'9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Aegirine'9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
'Aegirine-augite'9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
'Aenigmatite'9.DH.40Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Andesine9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var: Pericline9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Allanite-(Ce)9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Amesite9.ED.15Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
'Analcime'9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Andalusite'9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
var: Chiastolite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
var: Demantoid9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
var: Topazolite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Annite9.EC.20KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Bytownite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Arfvedsonite9.DE.25[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
var: Fassaite9.DA.15(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Axinite-(Mn)9.BD.20Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Bavenite9.DF.25Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Alkali-beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Heliodor9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Morganite9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Bityite' (TL)9.EC.35LiCaAl2(AlBeSi2O10)(OH)2
'Boralsilite'9.BD.30Al16B6Si2O37
Braunite9.AG.05Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Britholite-(Ce)9.AH.25(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Catapleiite9.CA.15Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Celadonite9.EC.15K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Cerite-(Ce)9.AG.20(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Cerite-(La)9.AG.20(La,Ce,Ca)9(Fe,Ca,Mg)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Chabazite-Ca9.GD.10(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Chevkinite-(Ce)9.BE.70(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Chiavennite9.GF.25CaMnBe2Si5O13(OH)2 · 2H2O
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Leuchtenbergite9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Ripidolite9.EC.55(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Clinohumite9.AF.55Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Clinozoisite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
var: Clinothulite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clintonite9.EC.35Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
'Cookeite'9.EC.55(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Cordierite'9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Cummingtonite9.DE.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Danburite9.FA.65CaB2Si2O8
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
var: Diallage9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Dumortierite9.AJ.10(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Edenite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
var: Bronzite9.DA.05(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Euclase9.AE.10BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Eudialyte9.CO.10Na15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Ferri-winchite9.DE.20☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
Ferriallanite-(Ce)9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Fe3+AlFe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferro-eckermannite9.DE.25NaNa2(Fe2+4Al)Si8O22(OH)2
Ferro-edenite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ferro-ferri-fluoro-leakeite9.DE.25Na(Na2)(Fe2+2Fe3+2Li)(Si8O22)(F)2
Fluorapophyllite-(K)9.EA.15KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Fluoro-pargasite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(F,OH)2
Fluorophlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Gedrite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Gittinsite9.BC.05CaZrSi2O7
Glaucophane9.DE.25⃞[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Goldmanite9.AD.25Ca3V3+2(SiO4)3
Grandidierite (TL)9.AJ.05(Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
var: Tsavorite9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Grunerite9.DE.05☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Halloysite9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hastingsite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Heulandite-Ca9.GE.05(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Humite9.AF.50(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kornerupine9.BJ.50Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Labradorite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Leucite9.GB.05K(AlSi2O6)
Liddicoatite9.CK.05Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Lizardite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
var: Nickeloan Lizardite9.ED.15(Mg,Ni)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Låvenite9.BE.17(Na,Ca)2(Mn2+,Fe2+)(Zr,Ti)(Si2O7)(O,OH,F)2
Magnesio-arfvedsonite9.DE.25{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Magnesio-riebeckite9.DE.25⃞{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Manandonite (TL)9.ED.15Li2Al4(Si2AlB)O10(OH)8
Meionite9.FB.15Ca4Al6Si6O24CO3
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Amazonite9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Milarite9.CM.05K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mordenite9.GD.35(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Damourite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Fuchsite9.EC.15K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Gilbertite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nacareniobsite-(Ce)9.BE.20NbNa3Ca3(Ce,REE )(Si2O7)2OF3
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Palygorskite9.EE.20(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Pargasite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Perrierite-(Ce)9.BE.70Ce4MgFe3+2Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
'Pezzottaite' (TL)9.CJ.60Cs(Be2Li)Al2(Si6O18)
'Phenakite'9.AA.05Be2SiO4
'Phlogopite'9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Pollucite'9.GB.05(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
'Potassic-fluoro-pargasite' (TL)9.DE.10{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)F2
'Prehnite'9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Pyrope9.AD.25Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
var: Umbalite9.AD.25Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Richterite9.DE.20{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Riebeckite9.DE.25⃞[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Roscoelite9.EC.15K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Rossmanite9.CK.05☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Sanidine'9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
'Saponite'9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
var: Bowlingite9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sapphirine9.DH.45Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Scolecite9.GA.05CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Sepiolite9.EE.25Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Serendibite9.DH.40Ca4[Mg6Al6]O4[Si6B3Al3O36]
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
var: Spandite9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
var: Hiddenite9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
var: Kunzite9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Stellerite9.GE.15Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Stilbite-Ca9.GE.10NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
var: Steatite9.EC.05Mg3(Si4O10)(OH)2
Tephroite9.AC.05Mn2+2SiO4
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
var: Ferrithorite9.AD.30(Th,Fe3+)[Si(O,OH)4]
var: Orangite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
var: Uranothorite9.AD.30(Th,U)SiO4
Thortveitite9.BC.05Sc2Si2O7
var: Befanamite (TL)9.BC.05Sc2Si2O7
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
var: Greenovite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Turkestanite9.CH.10(K,⃞)(Ca,Na)2ThSi8O20 · nH2O
'Uranophane'9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uvite Series9..Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Vesuvianite9.BG.35(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
'Werdingite'9.BD.35(Mg,Fe)2Al14Si4B4O37
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
'Zektzerite'9.DN.05LiNaZrSi6O15
'Zeolite Group'9.G0.
'Zircon'9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
var: Cyrtolite9.AD.30Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
var: Hafnian Zircon9.AD.30(Zr,Hf)SiO4
var: Malacon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
'Zoisite'9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
var: Thulite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 10 - Organic Compounds
Humboldtine10.AB.05Fe2+(C2O4) · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Albite-Anorthite Series-
Alkali Feldspar-
Alkali-feldspar-syenite-
Allanite Group-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Almandine-Pyrope Series-
Almandine-Spessartine Series-
Ambatoarinite (TL)-Sr5(Ce,La,Dy)10(CO3)17O3 ?
'Ammonite'-
'var: Ammolite'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Byssolite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Amphibolite'-
Andradite-Grossular Series-
Ankaratrite-
Anorthosite-
Apatite-
Apophyllite-
Asbestos-
Ashanite-(Nb,Ta,U,Fe,Mn)4O8
Barkevikite-
Basalt-
Basanite-
Bastnäsite-
Bauxite-
'Biotite'-
'Biotite gneiss'-
'Biotite granite'-
'Biotite schist'-
'Biotitite'-
Britholite Group-(REE, Ca)5[(Si,P)O4]3X
Calamine-
Calc-silicate rock-
Chabazite-
Charnockitic granite-
Chevkinite Group-
Chlorite Group-
Chloropal (of Schneiderhöhn)-
Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)-
Chrysoprase-
Clinoptilolite-
Clinopyroxene Subgroup-
Clinopyroxenite-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Columbite-(Mn)-Tantalite-(Mn) Series'-
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Copal'-
'Cordierite-garnet gneiss'-
'Crocodile Jasper'-
Davidite-
Delessite-(Mg,Fe,Fe,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Diopsidite-
Diorite-
Dissogenite-
Dolerite-
Dravite-Schorl Series-
Dravite-Uvite Series-
Dunite-
Elbaite-Liddicoatite Series-
Elbaite-Schorl Series-
Faratsihite (TL)-
Fasibitikite-
Fayalite-Forsterite Series-
Feldspar Group-
'var: Perthite'-
Fergusonite-
Ferrierite-
Fluocerite-
Fluor-elbaite-Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Fluor-liddicoatite (TL)-Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Fluorcalciopyrochlore-(Ca,Na)2(Nb, Ti)2O6F
Gabbro-
Gadolinite-
Gagarinite-
Garnet Group-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Garnet-sillimanite-cordierite paragneiss-
Garnierite-
Genthite-
Gmelinite-
Gneiss-
Granite-
Granitic gneiss-
Granitoid-
Granulite-
Graphic granite-
Gummite-
Heterosite-Purpurite Series-
Heulandite subgroup-
Hornblende-
Hornblende-biotite gneiss-
Hornblendite-
Humite Group-
Hydrokenopyrochlore (TL)-2Nb2O4(OH)2(H2O)
Hydrothermal breccia-
Hypersthene-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Ilmenorutile-Strüverite Series-
Indicolite-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Iron ore-
K Feldspar-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Lasnierite (TL)-(Ca,Sr)(Mg,Fe2+)2Al(P[O,F]4)3
Laterite-
Lepidolite-
Leptynite-
Leucoxene-
Limestone-
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Londonite-Rhodizite Series-
Marble-
Marl-
Melilite Group-Ca2M(XSiO7)
Metamudstone-
Mica Group-
Mica schist-
Microsyenite-
Migmatite-
Migmatitic-biotite-sillimanite paragneiss-
Monazite-
Monchiquite-
Monzonite-
Mésotype-
Nepheline-syenite-
Obsidian-
Orbicular Jasper-
Orthochevkinite-(Ce,La,Ca,Na,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)2(Ti,Fe3+)3Si4O22
Orthogneiss-
Orthopyroxene Subgroup-
Paragneiss-
Parisite-
Pegmatite-
Peralkaline alkali-feldspar-granite-
Peralkaline syenite-
Peridotite-
'Petrified Wood'-
'Phillipsite'-
Psilomelane-
Pumpellyite-
Pyrochlore Supergroup-A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
'var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)' (TL)-A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
Pyrope-Spessartine Series-
Pyroxene Group-
Pyroxenite-
Quartz-alkali-feldspar-syenite-
Quartz-feldspar gneiss-
Quartzite-
Rhyodacite-
Rhyolite-
Rubellite-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Scapolite-
'var: Wernerite'-
Schist-
Serpentine Subgroup-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Serpentinite-
Siltstone-
Skarn-
Steacyite Group-
Stilbite subgroup-
Syenite-
Tantalite-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Tapiolite-(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Taramite Root Name-A(CaNa)(Z2+3Z3+2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH,F,Cl)2
Thomsonite-
Thorogummite-(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Achroite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Watermelon Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Trachyte-
UM1992-07-E:AuCuPdPt-(Pd,Pt,Au)2Cu
UM1992-09-E:CuFePt-Pt3(Cu,Fe)
UM1992-13-O:IrPt-(Ir,Pt)O2
UM1992-25-S:CuOsPdPtRh-(Pt,Cu,Pd,Rh,Os)3S2
UM1992-26-S:CuPdPt-(Pd,Pt)3(Cu,Ni)S2
UM1992-27-S:CuPdPtRh-(Pd,Pt)2RhCuS4
UM1992-28-S:Pd-Pd4S
UM1992-29-S:PdPt-(Pd,Pt)2S
UM1998-//-BOSiO:AlFeMg[2]-(Fe2+,Mg)2Al14Si4B4O37
Unnamed (Pd Antimonide Arsenide)-Pd3(Sb,As)
Unnamed (Pd Hydroxide)-Pd(OH)2
Unnamed (Pd Oxide)-PdO · 3H2O
Unnamed (Ti-V oxide)-Ti2V4+2V3+2O11
Verdelite-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Vránaite (TL)-Al16B4Si4O38
Wad-
'var: Cobaltian Wad'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Xenotime-
'Zinnwaldite'-

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
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Isoferroplatinum1.2.5.1Pt3Fe
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Semi-metals and non-metals
Arsenic1.3.1.1As
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Dyscrasite2.2.1.1Ag3Sb
Keithconnite2.2.6.1Pd20Te7
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Palladoarsenide2.4.14.1Pd2As
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Braggite2.8.5.3(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Cooperite2.8.5.1PtS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Cuprorhodsite2.10.1.16(Cu,Fe)Rh2S4
Linnaeite2.10.1.1Co2+Co3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Kashinite2.11.12.2(Ir,Rh)2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Erlichmanite2.12.1.16OsS2
Hollingworthite2.12.3.8(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Irarsite2.12.3.7(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Michenerite2.12.3.11PdBiTe
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Hydroxysulfides and Hydrated Sulfides
Valleriite2.14.1.1(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Miscellaneous
Isomertieite2.16.2.1Pd11Sb2As2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Cosalite3.5.9.1Pb2Bi2S5
ø = 2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Massicot4.2.7.1PbO
A2X3
Bismite4.3.10.2Bi2O3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Karelianite4.3.1.4V3+2O3
Maghemite4.3.7.1Fe3+2O3
Perovskite4.3.3.1CaTiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Baddeleyite4.4.14.1ZrO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Cerianite-(Ce)4.4.12.1(Ce4+,Th)O2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
var: Ilmenorutile4.4.1.2Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
var: Strüverite4.4.1.3(Ti,Ta,Fe)O2
AX3
Tungstite4.5.2.1WO3 · H2O
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Thorianite5.1.1.2ThO2
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
AX6O19·xH2O
Becquerelite5.7.1.2Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Miscellaneous
Curite5.9.3.1Pb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Böhmite6.1.2.1AlO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+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
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Magnesiotaaffeite-2N’2S7.2.11.1Mg3Al8BeO16
Magnesiotaaffeite-6N’3S7.2.12.1Mg2BeAl6O12
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
AB12X19
Hibonite (TL)7.4.1.1(Ca,Ce)(Al,Ti,Mg)12O19
(AB)2X3
Braunite7.5.1.3Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
AB2X5
Oxyvanite7.7.2.2V3+2V4+O5
AB8X16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Hollandite7.9.1.1Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Bismutotantalite8.1.6.3Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Fergusonite-(Y)8.1.1.1YNbO4
Ixiolite8.1.10.1(Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Liandratite (TL)8.1.9.1U(Nb,Ta)2O8
Petscheckite (TL)8.1.9.2UFe(Nb,Ta)2O8
Samarskite-(Y)8.1.11.1(Y,Fe3+,Fe2+,U,Th,Ca)2(Nb,Ta)2O8
Stibiotantalite8.1.6.2Sb(Ta,Nb)O4
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'8.2.2.5
'Microlite Group'8.2.2.1A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
'Pyrochlore Group'8.2.1.1A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
'var: Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.)'8.2.1.6A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
'var: Yttropyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'8.2.1.4A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
'Pyrochlore Supergroup
var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)' (FRL)
8.2.3.1A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
'Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'8.2.1.7(Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
Zirconolite8.2.5.5CaZrTi2O7
AB2O6
Aeschynite-(Y)8.3.6.3(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Columbite-(Mg)8.3.2.5(Mg,Fe,Mn)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Columbite-(Mn)8.3.2.4Mn2+Nb2O6
Euxenite-(Y)8.3.8.2(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Fersmite8.3.3.1(Ca,Ce,Na)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2(O,OH,F)6
Rynersonite8.3.7.2CaTa2O6
Tantalite-(Fe)8.3.2.1Fe2+Ta2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)8.3.2.3Mn2+Ta2O6
A2B3O9
Schreyerite8.4.1.1V3+2Ti3O9
AB21O38
Crichtonite8.5.1.3Sr(Mn,Y,U)Fe2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 15 - HYDRATED NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)·xH2O
Thermonatrite15.1.1.1Na2CO3 · H2O
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bastnäsite-(Ce)16a.1.1.1Ce(CO3)F
Bastnäsite-(La)16a.1.1.2La(CO3)F
Parisite-(Ce)16a.1.5.1CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Synchysite-(Ce)16a.1.3.1CaCe(CO3)2F
Synchysite-(Y)16a.1.3.2CaY(CO3)2F
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
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
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 24 - ANHYDROUS BORATES
A2XO4
Béhierite (TL)24.1.2.1(Ta5+,Nb5+)(BO4)
Sinhalite24.1.1.1MgAl(BO4)
Group 25 - ANHYDROUS BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Monoborates
Hambergite25.1.1.1Be2(BO3)(OH)
Miscellaneous
Jeremejevite25.8.1.1Al6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
Rhodizite25.8.2.1(K,Cs)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4·xH2O
Mirabilite29.2.2.1Na2SO4 · 10H2O
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
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Lithiophilite38.1.1.2LiMn2+PO4
Triphylite38.1.1.1LiFe2+PO4
(AB)3(XO4)2
Graftonite38.3.3.1Fe2+Fe2+2(PO4)2
AXO4
Berlinite38.4.2.1AlPO4
Cheralite38.4.3.5CaTh(PO4)2
Clinobisvanite38.4.7.1Bi(VO4)
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Monazite-(La)38.4.3.2La(PO4)
Pucherite38.4.6.1Bi(VO4)
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5[HXO4]2[XO4]2.xH2O
Hureaulite39.2.1.1(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Uranocircite40.2a.3.1Ba(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Brockite40.4.7.5(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
Churchite-(Y)40.4.6.1Y(PO4) · 2H2O
Phosphosiderite40.4.3.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Strengite40.4.1.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Amblygonite41.5.8.1LiAl(PO4)F
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Tavorite41.5.9.1LiFe3+(PO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Augelite41.6.8.1Al2(PO4)(OH)3
Triplite41.6.1.2(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq
Rockbridgeite41.9.2.1Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Barbosalite41.10.1.4Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Lazulite41.10.1.1MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Lipscombite41.10.2.1Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Miscellaneous
Trolleite41.11.1.1Al4(PO4)3(OH)3
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A3(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Evansite42.1.2.1Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Phosphuranylite42.4.8.1(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Cyrilovite42.7.8.1NaFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Goyazite42.7.3.3SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Mitridatite42.8.4.1Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Dewindtite42.9.8.1H2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
Dufrénite42.9.1.2Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Turquoise42.9.3.1Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Bermanite42.11.17.1Mn2+Mn3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Leucophosphite42.11.6.1KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Stewartite42.11.10.2Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Svanbergite43.4.1.6SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Hübnerite48.1.1.1MnWO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 50 - ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
Oxalates
Humboldtine50.1.3.1Fe2+(C2O4) · 2H2O
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
Tephroite51.3.1.4Mn2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Goldmanite51.4.3b.4Ca3V3+2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Pyrope51.4.3a.1Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
'Thorogummite'51.5.2.5(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
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
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Euclase52.2.1.1BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Clinohumite52.3.2d.1Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Humite52.3.2c.1(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Britholite-(Ce)52.4.9.1(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Cerite-(Ce)52.4.6.1(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with (BO3)
Dumortierite54.1.2.1(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Grandidierite (TL)54.1.1.1(Mg,Fe2+)(Al,Fe3+)3(SiO4)(BO3)O2
Group 55 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups,Generally with no Additional Anions
Si2O7 Groups, Generally with no Additional Anions with cations in [6] coordination
Gittinsite55.2.1a.1CaZrSi2O7
Thortveitite55.2.1a.4Sc2Si2O7
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
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Axinite-(Mn)56.2.2.3Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Chevkinite-(Ce)56.2.8.1(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Låvenite56.2.4.4(Na,Ca)2(Mn2+,Fe2+)(Zr,Ti)(Si2O7)(O,OH,F)2
Nacareniobsite-(Ce)56.2.5.2NbNa3Ca3(Ce,REE )(Si2O7)2OF3
'Orthochevkinite'56.2.8.4(Ce,La,Ca,Na,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)2(Ti,Fe3+)3Si4O22
Perrierite-(Ce)56.2.8.3Ce4MgFe3+2Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with[Si2O7] with borate groups
Danburite56.3.1.1CaB2Si2O8
Werdingite56.3.2.1(Mg,Fe)2Al14Si4B4O37
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [4] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n=1, 2)
Kornerupine58.1.1.1Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Allanite-(Ce)58.2.1a.1{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clinozoisite58.2.1a.4{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Zoisite58.2.1b.1{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 59 - CYCLOSILICATES Three-Membered Rings
Three-Membered Rings, hydrated
Catapleiite59.2.2.1Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
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 Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
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)
'Uvite Series'61.3.1.3Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Group 63 - CYCLOSILICATES Condensed Rings
Condensed Rings (Milarite - Osumilite group)
Milarite63.2.1a.12K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Group 64 - CYCLOSILICATES Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups
Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups with mixed ring types
Eudialyte64.1.1.1Na15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite65.1.3b.2(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Cummingtonite66.1.1.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Edenite66.1.3a.10{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ferro-ferri-fluoro-leakeite66.1.3c.15Na(Na2)(Fe2+2Fe3+2Li)(Si8O22)(F)2
Gedrite66.1.2.5☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Glaucophane66.1.3c.1⃞[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Pargasite66.1.3a.12{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Richterite66.1.3b.9{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Amphiboles - Ca-Na subgroup
Zektzerite66.3.4.2LiNaZrSi6O15
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Aenigmatite69.2.1a.1Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Sapphirine69.2.1b.1Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Serendibite69.2.1a.6Ca4[Mg6Al6]O4[Si6B3Al3O36]
Group 70 - INOSILICATES Column or Tube Structures
Column or Tube Structures with chains linked by Be
Bavenite70.5.3.1Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Chiavennite70.5.1.1CaMnBe2Si5O13(OH)2 · 2H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Amesite71.1.2c.1Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Lizardite71.1.2b.2Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Manandonite (TL)71.1.2c.6Li2Al4(Si2AlB)O10(OH)8
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Annite71.2.2b.3KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Bityite (TL)71.2.2c.3LiCaAl2(AlBeSi2O10)(OH)2
Celadonite71.2.2a.6K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Clintonite71.2.2c.2Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
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
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Roscoelite71.2.2a.4K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Saponite71.3.1b.2Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Cookeite71.4.1.2(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Fluorapophyllite-(K)72.3.1.1KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Palygorskite74.3.1a.1(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Sepiolite74.3.1b.1Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
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)
Sanidine76.1.1.2K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Leucite76.2.2.1K(AlSi2O6)
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Chabazite-Ca77.1.2.1(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Heulandite-Ca77.1.4.1(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite77.1.6.1(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Pollucite77.1.1.2(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Scolecite77.1.5.5CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Stellerite77.1.4.4Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Stilbite-Ca77.1.4.3NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Aeschynite Group'-AD2O6
Albite
var: Andesine
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var: Cleavelandite-Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var: Pericline-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Alkali Feldspar'-
'Alkali-feldspar-syenite'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Almandine-Pyrope Series'-
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'-
'Ambatoarinite' (FRL)-Sr5(Ce,La,Dy)10(CO3)17O3 ?
'Ammonite'-
'var: Ammolite'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Byssolite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Amphibolite'-
Anatase
var: Niobian Anatase
-(Ti,Nb)O2
var: Xanthitane-TiO2
Andalusite
var: Chiastolite
-Al2(SiO4)O
Andradite
var: Demantoid
-Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
var: Topazolite-Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
'Andradite-Grossular Series'-
'Ankaratrite'-
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Bytownite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Anorthosite'-
'Apatite'-
'Apophyllite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
var: Ctypéite-CaCO3
Arfvedsonite-[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
'Asbestos'-
'Ashanite'-(Nb,Ta,U,Fe,Mn)4O8
Augite
var: Fassaite
-(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
'Barkevikite'-
'Basalt'-
'Basanite'-
'Bastnäsite'-
'Bauxite'-
Beryl
var: Alkali-beryl
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine-Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Emerald-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Heliodor-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Morganite-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'-
'Biotite gneiss'-
'Biotite granite'-
'Biotite schist'-
'Biotitite'-
Boralsilite-Al16B6Si2O37
'Britholite Group'-(REE, Ca)5[(Si,P)O4]3X
'Calamine'-
'Calc-silicate rock'-
Calcite
var: Manganoan Calcite
-(Ca,Mn)CO3
Cerite-(La)-(La,Ce,Ca)9(Fe,Ca,Mg)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Cesiokenopyrochlore (TL)-□Nb2(O,OH)6Cs1−x (x ∼ 0.20)
'Chabazite'-
'Charnockitic granite'-
'Chevkinite Group'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chloropal (of Schneiderhöhn)'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
Chrysoberyl
var: Alexandrite
-BeAl2O4
var: Cymophane-BeAl2O4
'Chrysoprase'-
Clinochlore
var: Leuchtenbergite
-Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Ripidolite-(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
'Clinoptilolite'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Clinopyroxenite'-
Clinozoisite
var: Clinothulite
-{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Columbite-(Mn)-Tantalite-(Mn) Series'-
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Copal'-
'Cordierite-garnet gneiss'-
Corundum
var: Padparadscha
-Al2O3
var: Ruby-Al2O3
var: Sapphire-Al2O3
'Crocodile Jasper'-
'Davidite'-
'Delessite'-(Mg,Fe,Fe,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Diopside
var: Diallage
-CaMgSi2O6
'Diopsidite'-
'Diorite'-
'Dissogenite'-
'Dolerite'-
'Dravite-Schorl Series'-
'Dravite-Uvite Series'-
'Dunite'-
'Elbaite-Liddicoatite Series'-
'Elbaite-Schorl Series'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Enstatite
var: Bronzite
-(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
'Faratsihite' (FRL)-
'Fasibitikite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Fergusonite'-
Ferri-winchite-☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
Ferriallanite-(Ce)-{CaCe}{Fe3+AlFe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Ferrierite'-
'Ferro-eckermannite'-NaNa2(Fe2+4Al)Si8O22(OH)2
Ferro-edenite-{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ferrohögbomite-2N2S-[(Fe2+,Mg,Zn,Al)3(Al,Ti,Fe3+)8O15(OH)]2
'Fluocerite'-
Fluor-elbaite-Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Fluor-liddicoatite (TL)-Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Fluorapatite
var: Mn-bearing Fluorapatite
-(Ca,Mn2+)5(PO4)3(F,Cl,OH) or Ca5([P,Mn5+]O4)3(F,Cl,OH)
Fluorcalciopyrochlore-(Ca,Na)2(Nb, Ti)2O6F
Fluornatropyrochlore-(Na,Pb,Ca,REE,U)2Nb2O6F
Fluoro-pargasite-{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(F,OH)2
Fluorophlogopite-KMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
'Gabbro'-
'Gadolinite'-
'Gagarinite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnet-sillimanite-cordierite paragneiss'-
'Garnierite'-
'Genthite'-
'Gmelinite'-
'Gneiss'-
'Granite'-
'Granitic gneiss'-
'Granitoid'-
'Granulite'-
'Graphic granite'-
Grossular
var: Tsavorite
-Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Grunerite-☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Gummite'-
Hastingsite-{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Hematite
var: Martite
-Fe2O3
Hercynite
var: Chromohercynite
-Fe(Al,Cr)2O4
'Heterosite-Purpurite Series'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Hornblende'-
'Hornblende-biotite gneiss'-
'Hornblendite'-
'Humite Group'-
Hydrokenopyrochlore (TL)-2Nb2O4(OH)2(H2O)
'Hydrothermal breccia'-
Hydroxykenomicrolite-(⃞,Na,Sb3+)2Ta2O6(OH)
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'Ilmenorutile-Strüverite Series'-
'Indicolite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Iron ore'-
Ixiolite
var: Scandian Ixiolite (of von Knorring)
-(Nb,Ta,Ti,Sc,Fe,Mn)4O8
var: Wolframoixiolite-(Nb,W,Ta,Fe,Mn,Nb)2O4
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Labradorite'-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Lasnierite (TL)-(Ca,Sr)(Mg,Fe2+)2Al(P[O,F]4)3
'Laterite'-
'Lepidolite'-
'Leptynite'-
Leucoxene-
'Limestone'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Lizardite
var: Nickeloan Lizardite
-(Mg,Ni)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Londonite (TL)-(Cs,K,Rb)Al4Be4(B,Be)12O28
'Londonite-Rhodizite Series'-
Magnesio-arfvedsonite-{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Magnesio-riebeckite-⃞{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
'Marble'-
'Marl'-
Meionite-Ca4Al6Si6O24CO3
'Melilite Group'-Ca2M(XSiO7)
'Metamudstone'-
'Mica Group'-
'Mica schist'-
Microcline
var: Amazonite
-K(AlSi3O8)
'Microlite Group
var: Uranmicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'
-A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
'Microsyenite'-
'Migmatite'-
'Migmatitic-biotite-sillimanite paragneiss'-
'Monazite'-
'Monchiquite'-
'Monzonite'-
Muscovite
var: Damourite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Fuchsite-K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Gilbertite-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Mésotype'-
Natrojarosite-NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Nepheline-syenite'-
'Obsidian'-
Opal
var: Fire Opal
-SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN-SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-C-SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-CT-SiO2 · nH2O
'Orbicular Jasper'-
'Orthogneiss'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Paragneiss'-
'Parisite'-
'Pegmatite'-
'Peralkaline alkali-feldspar-granite'-
'Peralkaline syenite'-
'Peridotite'-
'Petrified Wood'-
Petscheckite
var: Hydroxy-petscheckite
-U4+(Fe3+1/3,☐≥2/3)(Nb,Ta)2O≤7(OH)≥1
var: Oxy-petscheckite-UFe3+2/31/3(Nb,Ta)2O8
Pezzottaite (TL)-Cs(Be2Li)Al2(Si6O18)
'Phillipsite'-
Phosphosiderite
var: Vilateite
-FePO4 · 2H2O
Potassic-fluoro-pargasite (TL)-{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)F2
'Psilomelane'-
'Pumpellyite'-
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'-A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
Pyrope
var: Umbalite
-Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
'Pyrope-Spessartine Series'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Pyroxenite'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Carnelian-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Citrine-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
var: Milky Quartz-SiO2
var: Onyx-SiO2
var: Pseudocubic Quartz-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2
var: Rose Quartz-SiO2
var: Rutilated Quartz-SiO2
var: Sceptre Quartz-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Quartz-alkali-feldspar-syenite'-
'Quartz-feldspar gneiss'-
'Quartzite'-
Rhabdophane-(Nd)-Nd(PO4) · H2O
'Rhyodacite'-
'Rhyolite'-
Riebeckite-⃞[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Rossmanite-☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Rubellite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Rutile
var: Niobian Rutile
-(Ti,Nb)O2
Saponite
var: Bowlingite
-Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
'Scapolite'-
'var: Wernerite'-
Scheelite
var: Molybdoscheelite
-Ca(WO4)
Schiavinatoite (TL)-(Nb,Ta)(BO4)
'Schist'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Serpentinite'-
'Siltstone'-
'Skarn'-
Spessartine
var: Spandite
-Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spinel
var: Ferropicotite
-MgAl2O4
var: Pleonaste-(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Spodumene
var: Hiddenite
-LiAlSi2O6
var: Kunzite-LiAlSi2O6
'Steacyite Group'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Syenite'-
Talc
var: Steatite
-Mg3(Si4O10)(OH)2
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tapiolite'-(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Taramite Root Name'-A(CaNa)(Z2+3Z3+2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH,F,Cl)2
'Thomsonite'-
Thorianite
var: Uranothorianite
-(Th,U)O2
Thorite
var: Ferrithorite
-(Th,Fe3+)[Si(O,OH)4]
var: Orangite-Th(SiO4)
var: Uranothorite-(Th,U)SiO4
Thortveitite
var: Befanamite (FRL)
-Sc2Si2O7
Titanite
var: Greenovite
-CaTi(SiO4)O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Achroite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Watermelon Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Trachyte'-
Turkestanite-(K,⃞)(Ca,Na)2ThSi8O20 · nH2O
'UM1992-07-E:AuCuPdPt'-(Pd,Pt,Au)2Cu
'UM1992-09-E:CuFePt'-Pt3(Cu,Fe)
'UM1992-13-O:IrPt'-(Ir,Pt)O2
'UM1992-25-S:CuOsPdPtRh'-(Pt,Cu,Pd,Rh,Os)3S2
'UM1992-26-S:CuPdPt'-(Pd,Pt)3(Cu,Ni)S2
'UM1992-27-S:CuPdPtRh'-(Pd,Pt)2RhCuS4
'UM1992-28-S:Pd'-Pd4S
'UM1992-29-S:PdPt'-(Pd,Pt)2S
'UM1998-//-BOSiO:AlFeMg[2]'-(Fe2+,Mg)2Al14Si4B4O37
'Unnamed (Pd Antimonide Arsenide)'-Pd3(Sb,As)
'Unnamed (Pd Hydroxide)'-Pd(OH)2
'Unnamed (Pd Oxide)'-PdO · 3H2O
'Unnamed (Ti-V oxide)'-Ti2V4+2V3+2O11
'Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)
var: Samiresite'
-(U,Ca,Ce)2(Nb,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
'Verdelite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Vránaite (TL)-Al16B4Si4O38
'Wad'-
'var: Cobaltian Wad'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
'Xenotime'-
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)
'Zeolite Group'-
'Zinnwaldite'-
Zircon
var: Cyrtolite
-Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
var: Hafnian Zircon-(Zr,Hf)SiO4
var: Malacon-Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite
var: Thulite
-{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Aeschynite-(Y)(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
H Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H AmesiteMg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
H AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H BarbosaliteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2
H BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
H BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
H BermaniteMn2+Mn23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H BityiteLiCaAl2(AlBeSi2O10)(OH)2
H BöhmiteAlO(OH)
H Saponite (var: Bowlingite)Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H Britholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H Brockite(Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
H Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)</