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Jenipapo district, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 16° South , 41° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~36km
Locality type:District
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet


Granite pegmatites hosted by metamorphic rocks. Location of late-2002 find of kosnarite on albite, associated with zanazziite, according to Brazilian dealer Luis Menezes at the Tucson 2003 show.

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Jenipapo district, Itinga, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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25 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Van King
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Van King
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Martins da Pedra specimen
'Biotite schist'
Brazilianite
Formula: NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Van King
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Van King
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: www.minsocam.org/MSA/Special/Pig/PIG_best_shots/Pegmatites_shots.html.
Eosphorite
Formula: Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: www.minsocam.org/MSA/Special/Pig/PIG_best_shots/Pegmatites_shots.html.
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Van King
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: www.minsocam.org/MSA/Special/Pig/PIG_best_shots/Pegmatites_shots.html.
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: www.minsocam.org/MSA/Special/Pig/PIG_best_shots/Pegmatites_shots.html.
Greifensteinite
Formula: Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Reference: www.minsocam.org/MSA/Special/Pig/PIG_best_shots/Pegmatites_shots.html.
Jahnsite-(CaMnMg)
Formula: {Ca}{Mn2+}{(Mg,Fe2+)2}{Fe3+2}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Van King
'K Feldspar'
Kosnarite
Formula: KZr2(PO4)3
Reference: Peter Haas, Elmar Lackner anf Jordi Fabre specimens.
'Lepidolite'
Reference: www.minsocam.org/MSA/Special/Pig/PIG_best_shots/Pegmatites_shots.html.
Lithiotantite ?
Formula: LiTa3O8
Reference: specimen from Luis Menezes
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Van King
Montebrasite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Van King
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Van King
Olenite
Formula: Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Reference: XRD by Dr Thomas Witzke, plus chemical analysis by Gunnar Färber showing only 0.3% Li.
'Pegmatite'
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Van King
Quartz var: Blue Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: www.wrightsrockshop.com/gallery/southamerican/southamerican2.htm
Quartz var: Citrine
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Amir Akhavan Collection
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Van King
Rockbridgeite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: www.minsocam.org/MSA/Special/Pig/PIG_best_shots/Pegmatites_shots.html.
Roscherite
Formula: Ca2Mn2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Van King
Ushkovite
Formula: MgFe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: www.minsocam.org/MSA/Special/Pig/PIG_best_shots/Pegmatites_shots.html.
Wodginite
Formula: Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Zanazziite
Formula: Ca2Mg5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Lithiotantite ?4.DB.40LiTa3O8
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Blue Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Citrine4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Wodginite4.DB.40Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Brazilianite8.BK.05NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Eosphorite8.DD.20Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Goyazite8.BL.10SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Greifensteinite8.DA.10Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Jahnsite-(CaMnMg)8.DH.15{Ca}{Mn2+}{(Mg,Fe2+)2}{Fe3+2}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Kosnarite8.AC.60KZr2(PO4)3
Montebrasite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Rockbridgeite8.BC.10Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Roscherite8.DA.10Ca2Mn2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Ushkovite8.DC.30MgFe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Zanazziite8.DA.10Ca2Mg5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Andalusite'9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Olenite9.CK.05Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite schist'-
K Feldspar-
Lepidolite-
Pegmatite-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Wodginite8.1.8.1Mn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Miscellaneous
Lithiotantite ?8.7.7.1LiTa3O8
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Kosnarite38.4.12.1KZr2(PO4)3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Brazilianite41.5.7.1NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Montebrasite41.5.8.2LiAl(PO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq
Rockbridgeite41.9.2.1Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Eosphorite42.7.1.2Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Goyazite42.7.3.3SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Roscherite42.7.7.1Ca2Mn2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Zanazziite42.7.7.3Ca2Mg5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Jahnsite-(CaMnMg)42.11.2.1{Ca}{Mn2+}{(Mg,Fe2+)2}{Fe3+2}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Ushkovite42.11.10.4MgFe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
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
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Olenite61.3.1.7Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Biotite schist'-
Greifensteinite-Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
'K Feldspar'-
'Lepidolite'-
'Pegmatite'-
Quartz
var: Blue Quartz
-SiO2
var: Citrine-SiO2
var: Rose Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
H GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
H Jahnsite-(CaMnMg){Ca}{Mn2+}{(Mg,Fe2+)2}{Fe23+}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
H MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
H RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
H RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H UshkoviteMgFe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
H ZanazziiteCa2Mg5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
LiLithium
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li LithiotantiteLiTa3O8
Li MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Be RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Be ZanazziiteCa2Mg5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
BBoron
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O Quartz (var: Blue Quartz)SiO2
O BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
O FerberiteFeWO4
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
O Jahnsite-(CaMnMg){Ca}{Mn2+}{(Mg,Fe2+)2}{Fe23+}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
O KosnariteKZr2(PO4)3
O LithiotantiteLiTa3O8
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
O RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O UshkoviteMgFe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
O WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
O ZanazziiteCa2Mg5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Jahnsite-(CaMnMg){Ca}{Mn2+}{(Mg,Fe2+)2}{Fe23+}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Mg UshkoviteMgFe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Mg ZanazziiteCa2Mg5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Al GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Quartz (var: Blue Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
PPhosphorus
P BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
P EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
P Jahnsite-(CaMnMg){Ca}{Mn2+}{(Mg,Fe2+)2}{Fe23+}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
P KosnariteKZr2(PO4)3
P MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
P RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
P RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
P UshkoviteMgFe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
P ZanazziiteCa2Mg5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K KosnariteKZr2(PO4)3
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Ca Jahnsite-(CaMnMg){Ca}{Mn2+}{(Mg,Fe2+)2}{Fe23+}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Ca RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Ca ZanazziiteCa2Mg5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
MnManganese
Mn EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Mn Jahnsite-(CaMnMg){Ca}{Mn2+}{(Mg,Fe2+)2}{Fe23+}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Mn RoscheriteCa2Mn52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Mn WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
FeIron
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Fe Jahnsite-(CaMnMg){Ca}{Mn2+}{(Mg,Fe2+)2}{Fe23+}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe UshkoviteMgFe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
SrStrontium
Sr GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
ZrZirconium
Zr KosnariteKZr2(PO4)3
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
TaTantalum
Ta LithiotantiteLiTa3O8
Ta WodginiteMn2+Sn4+Ta2O8
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4

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