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Liangshan, Sichuan, Chinai
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Xichang126,787 (2012)
Other Languages:
French:
préfecture autonome yi de Liangshan, Sichuan, Chine
German:
Liangshan, Sichuan, China
Italian:
prefettura autonoma Yi di Liangshan, Sichuan, Cina
Russian:
Ляншань-Ийский автономный округ, Сычуань, Китай
Simplified Chinese:
凉山彝族自治州, 四川省, 中国
Spanish:
Prefectura autónoma yi de Liangshan, Sichuan, China
Basque:
Liangshan Yi Prefektura autonomoa, Sichuan, Txina
Catalan:
Prefectura Autònoma Yi de Liangshan, Sichuan, Xina
Czech:
Liang-šan, S'-čchuan, Čína
Danish:
Liangshan, Sichuan, Kina
Dutch:
Autonome Yi Prefectuur Liangshan, Sichuan, China
Farsi/Persian:
لیانگشان یای, سیچوآن, جمهوری خلق چین
Finnish:
Liangshanin yiden autonominen prefektuuri, Sichuan, Kiina
Gan:
凉山彝族自治州, 四川, 中國
Hakka:
Liòng-sân Yî-tshu̍k Tshṳ-tshṳ-chû, Si-chhôn, Chûng-fà
Japanese:
涼山彝族自治州, 四川省, 中国
Korean:
량산 이족 자치주, 쓰촨성, 중국
Min Dong Chinese:
Liòng-săng, Sé-chiŏng, Dṳ̆ng-huà Ìng-mìng Gê̤ṳng-huò-guók
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Liâng-san Î-cho̍k Chū-tī-chiu, Sù-chhoan-séng, Tiong-hôa
Norwegian:
Liangshan, Sichuan, Kina
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Liangshan, Sichuan, Kina
Polish:
Liangshan, Syczuan, Chiny
Sichuan Yi:
ꆃꎭ
Swedish:
Liangshan, Sichuan, Kina
Traditional Chinese:
涼山, 四川, 中國
Turkish:
Liangshan Yi Özerk İli, Siçuan, Çin
Vietnamese:
Lương Sơn, Tứ Xuyên, Trung Quốc
Wu Chinese:
凉山彝族自治州, 四川省, 中国


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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Aenigmatite
Formula: Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
'Aeschynite'
Aeschynite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Reference: Yang, Z., & Woolley, A. (2006). Carbonatites in China: a review. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 27(5), 559-575.
Aguilarite
Formula: Ag4SeS
Reference: Dong Zhensheng et al. (1996). In: Tu Guangzhi, Ed.: Low Temperature Geochemistry, Science Press (Beijing), 32-42.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Albite var: Oligoclase-Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Shihong Tian, Zhongxin Yuan, Guilan Zhang, Zengqian Hou, Tiping Ding, Ge Bai, Tianren Zou, and Yuling Xie (2006): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 25(2), 110-118
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Alkali Feldspar'
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Ge X., Fan G., Li G., Shen G., Chen Z., Ai Y. (2017): Mianningite, (□,Pb,Ce,Na)(U4+,Mn,U6+)Fe3+2(Ti,Fe3+)18O38, a new member of the crichtonite group from Maoniuping REE deposit, Mianning county, northwest Sichuan, China. European Journal of Mineralogy: 29: 331-338.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Zhimin, Z., & Yali, S. (2013). Direct Re-Os dating of chalcopyrite from the Lala IOCG deposit in the Kangdian copper belt, China. Economic Geology, 108(4), 871-882.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Andradite var: Melanite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Congde Chen and Guangping Pu (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(5), 18-23
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
'Apatite var: Carbonate-rich Apatite'
Reference: Huaikui Tu (2001): Northwestern Uranium Geology 27(1), 13-16
'Apatite var: Cerapatite'
Reference: Rubo Zhang, Chongliang Du, and Zaoyun Long (2003): Journal of Mineralogy and Petrology 24(3), 5-8
'Apatite var: Collophane'
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Babingtonite
Formula: Ca2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
'Babingtonite-Manganbabingtonite Series'
Formula: Ca2(Fe2+,Mn)Fe3+Si5O14(OH)
Reference: Van King
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Baryte var: Strontian Baryte
Formula: (Ba,Sr)SO4
'Bastnäsite'
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Berzelianite
Formula: Cu2Se
Reference: Zhi Li, Zhenjie Chen, and Fengge Wang (1973): Geology and Prospecting 10(2), 20-24
'Betafite Group'
Formula: A2(Ti,Nb)2O6Z
Reference: Zhang, M., Suddaby, P., Thompson, R. N., Thirlwall, M. F., & Menzies, M. A. (1995). Potassic volcanic rocks in NE China: geochemical constraints on mantle source and magma genesis. Journal of Petrology, 36(5), 1275-1303. Zhang, Y., Luo, Y., & Yang, C. (Eds.). (1990). Panxi Rift and its geodynamics. Geological Publishing House.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Xingeng Zeng and Jingya Tian (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(6), 14-21
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Congde Chen and Guangping Pu (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(5), 18-23
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Guibing Dan, Dahong Yang, and Shiri Shen (2007): Acta Geologica Sichuan 27(2), 96-98
'Bitumen'
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Borovskite
Formula: Pd3SbTe4
Reference: Yao, Y., and Viljoen, M.J. (2003): Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts 2003, A560
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Houmin Li, Yuanchao Shen, Zhengguo Hu, Zhuangzhi Qian, Jiqing Liu, and Jidong Sun (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(1), 60-64; Yuanfu Xiao, Yan Sun, Zhiqiang Zhao, Gang Niu, Lin Zhang, and Congxuan Kang (2010): Geology in China 37(2), 463-469
Britholite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
'Caichengyunite' (FRL)
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SO4)6 · 30H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Am.Min. 89,894(2004)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Celestine var: Barian Celestine
Formula: (Sr,Ba)SO4
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 40 localities in this region.
Chevkinite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
'Chevkinite Group'
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Reference: Yan Tao, Chusi Li, Xieyan Song, and Ripley, E.M. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 849-872
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Guibing Dan, Dahong Yang, and Shiri Shen (2007): Acta Geologica Sichuan 27(2), 96-98
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: Zhi Li, Zhenjie Chen, and Fengge Wang (1973): Geology and Prospecting 10(2), 20-24; Dequan Shuai and Fengming Fu (1983): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 3(4), 318-320
'Clays'
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Guo, Z., Hertogen, J. A. N., Liu, J., Pasteels, P., Boven, A., Punzalan, L. E. A., ... & Zhang, W. (2005). Potassic magmatism in western Sichuan and Yunnan provinces, SE Tibet, China: petrological and geochemical constraints on petrogenesis. Journal of Petrology, 46, 33-78.
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189
Copper
Formula: Cu
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Copper var: Stanniferous Copper
Formula: (Cu,Sn)
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Zhimin, Z., & Yali, S. (2013). Direct Re-Os dating of chalcopyrite from the Lala IOCG deposit in the Kangdian copper belt, China. Economic Geology, 108(4), 871-882.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Lizhu Li, Zhigang Zhao, Jinliang He, and Zexiang Yang (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(3), 269-280
Diaphorite
Formula: Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au,Ag)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Eucairite
Formula: AgCuSe
Reference: Zhi Li, Zhenjie Chen, and Fengge Wang (1973): Geology and Prospecting 10(2), 20-24; Zhang Suhua et al. (1997): Chinese Journal of Nonferrous Metals 7(2), 11-16; Dong Zhensheng et al. (1996). In: Tu Guangzhi, Ed.: Low Temperature Geochemistry, Science Press (Beijing), 32-42
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
'Fergusonite'
Fergusonite-(Y)
Formula: YNbO4
Reference: Zhang Peishan, Yang Zhuming, Tao Kejie, and Yang Xueming (1996): "Mineralogy and Geology of Rare Earths in China", Science Press (Beijing), 226 pp.
Fergusonite-(Y)-β
Formula: YNbO4
Reference: Zhang Peishan, Yang Zhuming, Tao Kejie, and Yang Xueming (1996): "Mineralogy and Geology of Rare Earths in China", Science Press (Beijing), 226 pp.
Ferro-richterite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Shellnutt, J. G., Jahn, B. M., & Dostal, J. (2010). Elemental and Sr–Nd isotope geochemistry of microgranular enclaves from peralkaline A-type granitic plutons of the Emeishan large igneous province, SW China. Lithos, 119(1-2), 34-46. Shellnutt, J. G., & Iizuka, Y. (2011). Mineralogy from three peralkaline granitic plutons of the Late Permian Emeishan large igneous province (SW China): evidence for contrasting magmatic conditions of A-type granitoids. European Journal of Mineralogy, 23(1), 45-61.
'Fluocerite'
Reference: Xu Jiuhua, Xie Yuling, Li Jianping, and Hou Zengqian (2001): Progress in Natural Science 11(11), 833-837.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Fluornatropyrochlore
Formula: (Na,Pb,Ca,REE,U)2Nb2O6F
Reference: Yin Jingwu, Li Guowu, Yang Guangming, Xiong Ming, Ge Xiangkun und Pan Baoming (2013) Fluornatropyrochlore, IMA 2013-056. CNMNC Newsletter No. 17, October 2013, page 3003; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2997 - 3005.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 36 localities in this region.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Xingeng Zeng and Jingya Tian (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(6), 14-21
'Glauconite'
Formula: (K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Graphite
Formula: C
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Faxin Xu, Shunping Tan, and Yuanjian Fan (2010): Modern Mining 11(11), 41-43
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Yuanfu Xiao, Yan Sun, Zhiqiang Zhao, Gang Niu, Lin Zhang, and Congxuan Kang (2010): Geology in China 37(2), 463-469
'Hornblende'
Hulsite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
Reference: Shihui Yang and Guangxue Fu (1983), In: Collected Papers of the Chengdu Institute of Geology and Mineral Resources, Geological Society of China Publications, Vol. 4
Humite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Reference: Xiaoyu Li (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(2), 151-160
'Hydromuscovite'
Reference: Zhi Li, Zhenjie Chen, and Fengge Wang (1973): Geology and Prospecting 10(2), 20-24
Hydroxycalciopyrochlore (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Na,U,□)2(Nb,Ti)2O6(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: Yang, G., Li, G., Xiong, M., Pan, B. and Yan, C. (2011): Hydroxycalciopyrochlore, IMA 2011-026. CNMNC Newsletter no. 10, October 2011, page 2554; Yang, G., Li, G., Xiong, M., Pan, B., Yan C. (2014): Hydroxycalciopyrochlore, a new mineral species from Sichuan, China. Acta Geologica Sinica - English Edition, 88, 748–753.
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: Ge X., Fan G., Li G., Shen G., Chen Z., Ai Y. (2017): Mianningite, (□,Pb,Ce,Na)(U4+,Mn,U6+)Fe3+2(Ti,Fe3+)18O38, a new member of the crichtonite group from Maoniuping REE deposit, Mianning county, northwest Sichuan, China. European Journal of Mineralogy: 29: 331-338.
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
'Iddingsite'
Formula: MgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
Reference: Zhimin Zhu, Lingxi Zeng, Jiayun Zhou, Liping Luo, Jiabiao Chen, and Bing Shen (2009): Geological Journal of China Universities 15(4), 485-495
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Zengqian Hou, Shihong Tian, Yuling Xie, Zhusen Yang, Zhongxin Yuan, Shuping Yin, Longsheng Yi, Hongcai Fei, Tianren Zou, Ge Bai, and Xiaoyu Li (2009): Ore Geology Reviews (in press)
Kainosite-(Y)
Formula: Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Reference: Denghong Wang, Yuchuan Chen, Jue Xu, Jianmin Yang, Chunji Xue, and Shenghao Yan (2000): Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 478-484.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Katophorite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Reference: Shellnutt, J. G., Jahn, B. M., & Dostal, J. (2010). Elemental and Sr–Nd isotope geochemistry of microgranular enclaves from peralkaline A-type granitic plutons of the Emeishan large igneous province, SW China. Lithos, 119(1-2), 34-46. Shellnutt, J. G., & Iizuka, Y. (2011). Mineralogy from three peralkaline granitic plutons of the Late Permian Emeishan large igneous province (SW China): evidence for contrasting magmatic conditions of A-type granitoids. European Journal of Mineralogy, 23(1), 45-61.
'K Feldspar'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Klockmannite
Formula: CuSe
Reference: Zhi Li, Zhenjie Chen, and Fengge Wang (1973): Geology and Prospecting 10(2), 20-24; Dequan Shuai and Fengming Fu (1983): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 3(4), 318-320
Lead
Formula: Pb
Reference: Lizhu Li, Zhigang Zhao, Jinliang He, and Zexiang Yang (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(3), 269-280
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Liangju Zhang, Can Rao, Changlong Zhang, Qingfeng Ruan, Wei Lei, Baoli Liao, and Tao He (2008): Geological Review 73(6), 786-792
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Zhimin Zhu, Lingxi Zeng, Jiayun Zhou, Liping Luo, Jiabiao Chen, and Bing Shen (2009): Geological Journal of China Universities 15(4), 485-495
Maghemite
Formula: (Fe3+0.670.33)Fe3+2O4
Magnesio-arfvedsonite
Formula: {Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Huang, X. L., Xu, Y. G., Li, X. H., Li, W. X., Lan, J. B., Zhang, H. H., ... & Yang, Q. J. (2008). Petrogenesis and tectonic implications of Neoproterozoic, highly fractionated A-type granites from Mianning, South China. Precambrian Research, 165(3-4), 190-204.
Magnesio-riebeckite
Formula: ◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Denghong Wang, Yuchuan Chen, Jue Xu, Jianmin Yang, Chunji Xue, and Shenghao Yan (2000): Acta Geologica Sinica 74(3), 478-484.
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Magnetite var: Vanado-Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Manganbabingtonite ?
Formula: Ca2(Mn,Fe)FeSi5O14(OH)
Reference: Rob Lavinsky specimen
'Manganese Oxides'
Maoniupingite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,◻)(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Nb)4(Si2O7)2O8
Reference: Yang, Z., Fleck, M., Smith, M., Tao, K., Song, R., Zhang, P. (2002) The crystal structure of natural Fe-rich chevkinite-(Ce). European Journal of Mineralogy, 14, 969-975.; Shen, G.-F., Yang, G., Xu, J. (2005) Maoniupingite-(Ce): a new rare-earth mineral from the Maoniuping rare-earth deposit in Mianning, Sichuan. Chenji yu Tetisi Dizhi (Sedimentary and Tethyan Geology), 25(1-2): 210-216.; Wilson, W.E. and Origlieri, M.J. (2007) Red wulfenite from the Kuruktag Mountains, Xinjiang Uygur, China. The Mineralogical Record 38, 67-71.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Reference: Zengqian Hou, Shihong Tian, Yuling Xie, Zhusen Yang, Zhongxin Yuan, Shuping Yin, Longsheng Yi, Hongcai Fei, Tianren Zou, Ge Bai, and Xiaoyu Li (2009): Ore Geology Reviews (in press)
Melonite
Formula: NiTe2
Reference: Yuanfu Xiao, Yan Sun, Zhiqiang Zhao, Gang Niu, Lin Zhang, and Congxuan Kang (2010): Geology in China 37(2), 463-469
Melonite var: Palladoan Melonite
Formula: (Ni,Pd)Te2
Reference: Yuanfu Xiao, Yan Sun, Zhiqiang Zhao, Gang Niu, Lin Zhang, and Congxuan Kang (2010): Geology in China 37(2), 463-469
Merenskyite
Formula: (Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Reference: Hangxin Cheng, Chuandong Zhao, Guangmin Zhuang, Yinhan Liu, Haifeng Nie, and Lu Qi (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(4), 56-60
Mianningite (TL)
Formula: (◻,Pb,Ce,Na)(U4+,Mn,U6+)Fe3+2 (Ti,Fe3+)18O38
Type Locality:
Reference: Ge, X., Fan, G., Li, G., Shen, G., Chen, Z. and Ai, Y. (2015) Mianningite, IMA 2014-072. CNMNC Newsletter No. 23, February 2015, page 54; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 51-58
'Mica Group'
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Hunan Metallurgical Geology Research Team 236 (1977): Geology and Prospecting 13(8), 20-25, 28
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Monazite'
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Moncheite
Formula: (Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Reference: Yao, Y., and Viljoen, M.J. (2003): Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts 2003, A560
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Naumannite
Formula: Ag2Se
Reference: Zhi Li, Zhenjie Chen, and Fengge Wang (1973): Geology and Prospecting 10(2), 20-24; Dong Zhensheng et al. (1996). In: Tu Guangzhi, Ed.: Low Temperature Geochemistry, Science Press (Beijing), 32-42
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Guo, Z., Hertogen, J. A. N., Liu, J., Pasteels, P., Boven, A., Punzalan, L. E. A., ... & Zhang, W. (2005). Potassic magmatism in western Sichuan and Yunnan provinces, SE Tibet, China: petrological and geochemical constraints on petrogenesis. Journal of Petrology, 46, 33-78.
Oxycalciopyrochlore
Formula: Ca2Nb2O6O
Reference: Rubo Zhang, Chongliang Du, and Zaoyun Long (2003): Journal of Mineralogy and Petrology 24(3), 5-8
'Parisite'
Parisite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189
Pectolite var: Manganoan Pectolite
Formula: Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Pilsenite
Formula: Bi4Te3
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Yao, Y., and Viljoen, M.J. (2003): Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts 2003, A560
Polydymite
Formula: Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Lizhu Li, Zhigang Zhao, Jinliang He, and Zexiang Yang (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(3), 269-280
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
'Pumpellyite'
Reference: Liangju Zhang, Can Rao, Changlong Zhang, Qingfeng Ruan, Wei Lei, Baoli Liao, and Tao He (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(3), 289-294
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 44 localities in this region.
Pyrite var: Cobaltoan Pyrite
Formula: (Fe,Co)S2
Reference: Zhimin Zhu, Lingxi Zeng, Jiayun Zhou, Liping Luo, Jiabiao Chen, and Bing Shen (2009): Geological Journal of China Universities 15(4), 485-495
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
'Pyrochlore Supergroup var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: (Ca,Na,U)2(Ti, Nb,Ta)2O6Z(OH)
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Faxin Xu, Shunping Tan, and Yuanjian Fan (2010): Modern Mining 11(11), 41-43
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Wen Qi, Mantang Hou, and Genbao Wang (2006): Journal of Earth Sciences and Environment 28(2), 30-36; Bo Yuan, Jingwen Mao, Xinghu Yan, Yue Wu, Feng Zhang, and Liangliang Zhao (2014): Acta Petrologica Sinica 30(1), 209-220
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Wang, T., Lai, C., & Li, H. (2019). Geology and Genesis of Xianglushan Fe-Cu Orefield in Sichuan (SW China): Evidence from COS-Pb Isotopes. Minerals, 9(6), 338.
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 53 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Liangju Zhang, Can Rao, Changlong Zhang, Qingfeng Ruan, Wei Lei, Baoli Liao, and Tao He (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(3), 289-294
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Hongying Yang, Kanghui Zhong, Qingshuang Liu, and Huiwen Zhou (2009): Acta Geologica Sichuan 30(1), 24-28
Quartz var: Milky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Liangju Zhang, Can Rao, Changlong Zhang, Qingfeng Ruan, Wei Lei, Baoli Liao, and Tao He (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(3), 289-294
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Liangju Zhang, Can Rao, Changlong Zhang, Qingfeng Ruan, Wei Lei, Baoli Liao, and Tao He (2008): Journal of Guilin University of Technology 28(3), 289-294
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Hunan Metallurgical Geology Research Team 236 (1977): Geology and Prospecting 13(8), 20-25, 28
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Röntgenite-(Ce)
Formula: Ca2(Ce,La)3(CO3)5F3
Reference: Anthony, J.W. et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Samarskite-(Y)
Formula: YFe3+Nb2O8
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Guo, Z., Hertogen, J. A. N., Liu, J., Pasteels, P., Boven, A., Punzalan, L. E. A., ... & Zhang, W. (2005). Potassic magmatism in western Sichuan and Yunnan provinces, SE Tibet, China: petrological and geochemical constraints on petrogenesis. Journal of Petrology, 46, 33-78.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Guibing Dan, Dahong Yang, and Shiri Shen (2007): Acta Geologica Sichuan 27(2), 96-98
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Liu, Y., Zhu, Z., Chen, C., Zhang, S., Sun, X., Yang, Z., & Liang, W. (2015). Geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of weathered ore in the Dalucao REE deposit, Mianning–Dechang REE Belt, western Sichuan Province, southwestern China. Ore Geology Reviews, 71, 437-456.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Faxin Xu, Shunping Tan, and Yuanjian Fan (2010): Modern Mining 11(11), 41-43
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Siegenite
Formula: CoNi2S4
Silver
Formula: Ag
Silver var: Küstelite
Formula: Ag
Reference: Xiaochun Wang, Minghua Zheng, and Zheru Zhang (2000): Gold Geology 19(2)
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Xingeng Zeng and Jingya Tian (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(6), 14-21
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Liu, Y., Zhu, Z., Chen, C., Zhang, S., Sun, X., Yang, Z., & Liang, W. (2015). Geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of weathered ore in the Dalucao REE deposit, Mianning–Dechang REE Belt, western Sichuan Province, southwestern China. Ore Geology Reviews, 71, 437-456.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Sodic amphibole'
Reference: Shellnutt, J. G., Jahn, B. M., & Dostal, J. (2010). Elemental and Sr–Nd isotope geochemistry of microgranular enclaves from peralkaline A-type granitic plutons of the Emeishan large igneous province, SW China. Lithos, 119(1-2), 34-46. Shellnutt, J. G., & Iizuka, Y. (2011). Mineralogy from three peralkaline granitic plutons of the Late Permian Emeishan large igneous province (SW China): evidence for contrasting magmatic conditions of A-type granitoids. European Journal of Mineralogy, 23(1), 45-61.
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: Guangdi Zhang, Jiuling Li, Qunyao Xiong, Feng Qi, and Mingguo Zeng (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 763-766; Hangxin Cheng, Chuandong Zhao, Guangmin Zhuang, Yinhan Liu, Haifeng Nie, and Lu Qi (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(4), 56-60
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 33 localities in this region.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Yan Tao, Chusi Li, Xieyan Song, and Ripley, E.M. (2008): Mineralium Deposita 43, 849-872
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Shihui Yang and Guangxue Fu (1983), In: Collected Papers of the Chengdu Institute of Geology and Mineral Resources, Geological Society of China Publications, Vol. 4
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: Zhi Li, Zhenjie Chen, and Fengge Wang (1973): Geology and Prospecting 10(2), 20-24; Zhang Suhua et al. (1997): Chinese Journal of Nonferrous Metals 7(2), 11-16; Dong Zhensheng et al. (1996). In: Tu Guangzhi, Ed.: Low Temperature Geochemistry, Science Press (Beijing), 32-42
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Reference: Bangguo Zhou, Shengwei Wang, Xiaoming Sun, Ming Lin, Zhenwen Liao, Yang Guo, Maojin Luo, and Zhanwu Sheng (2013): Geology and Exploration 49(5), 872-881
'Synchysite'
Reference: Congde Chen and Guangping Pu (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(5), 18-23; Yang, Z., Smith, M.P., Henderson, P., Le Bas, M.J., Tao, K., and Zhang, P. (2000): Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie Monatshefte, ?(10), 466-480; Yuling Xie, Zengqian Hou, Jiuhua Xu, Zhongxin Yuan, Ge Bai, and Xiaoyu Li (2005): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences) 35(6), 572-577
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
Reference: Yuanfu Xiao, Yan Sun, Zhiqiang Zhao, Gang Niu, Lin Zhang, and Congxuan Kang (2010): Geology in China 37(2), 463-469
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
'Tennantite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Reference: Kui Han, Jinhai Luo, Zongqi Wang, Quanren Yan, Yudong Wu, Guofeng Zhang, and Xiouqing Nian (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(3), 629-641
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Tetrahedrite var: Argentian Tetrahedrite'
Formula: (Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Thorite var: Uranothorite
Formula: (Th,U)SiO4
Reference: Congde Chen and Guangping Pu (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(5), 18-23
Tiemannite
Formula: HgSe
Reference: Zhi Li, Zhenjie Chen, and Fengge Wang (1973): Geology and Prospecting 10(2), 20-24
Tin
Formula: Sn
Reference: Xie Yuling, Hou Zengqian, Xu Jiuhua, Yuan Zhongxin, Bai Ge, and Li Xiaoyu (2006): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 49(6), 597-603.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Tongxinite'
Formula: Cu2Zn
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Faxin Xu, Shunping Tan, and Yuanjian Fan (2010): Modern Mining 11(11), 41-43
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Umangite
Formula: Cu3Se2
Reference: Zhi Li, Zhenjie Chen, and Fengge Wang (1973): Geology and Prospecting 10(2), 20-24; Dequan Shuai and Fengming Fu (1983): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 3(4), 318-320
'Unnamed (Cu-Hg Selenide)'
Formula: Cu4HgSe3.5
Reference: Zhi Li, Zhenjie Chen, and Fengge Wang (1973): Geology and Prospecting 10(2), 20-24
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Rubo Zhang, Chongliang Du, and Zaoyun Long (2003): Journal of Mineralogy and Petrology 24(3), 5-8
Valleriite
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Reference: Zhimin Zhu, Lingxi Zeng, Jiayun Zhou, Liping Luo, Jiabiao Chen, and Bing Shen (2009): Geological Journal of China Universities 15(4), 485-495
Vesuvianite
Formula: Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Reference: Wen Qi, Mantang Hou, and Genbao Wang (2006): Journal of Earth Sciences and Environment 28(2), 30-36; Bo Yuan, Jingwen Mao, Xinghu Yan, Yue Wu, Feng Zhang, and Liangliang Zhao (2014): Acta Petrologica Sinica 30(1), 209-220
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Qiming Peng (1987): Journal of Jilin University, Earth Science Edition 32(2)
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Wei Li, Kanghui Zhong, Huiwen Zhou, and Jin Chen (2010): Modern Mining Serial 499, 55-58
'Xenotime'
Reference: Zhang, M., Suddaby, P., Thompson, R. N., Thirlwall, M. F., & Menzies, M. A. (1995). Potassic volcanic rocks in NE China: geochemical constraints on mantle source and magma genesis. Journal of Petrology, 36(5), 1275-1303. Zhang, Y., Luo, Y., & Yang, C. (Eds.). (1990). Panxi Rift and its geodynamics. Geological Publishing House.
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
'Zinccopperite'
Formula: Cu7Zn4 (?)
Reference: Yanfu Xiao, Yan Sun, Yan Lu, Chunqi Wen, and Jiangzhen Wang (1998): Acta Geologica Sinica 72(3), 308–313; Sun, Y., Xiao, Y., Wen, C., et al. (2002): Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 21(4), 266-267.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Zircon var: Cyrtolite
Formula: Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Reference: Hong Zhong, Weiguang Zhu, Zhuyin Chu, Defeng He, and Xieyan Song (2007): Chemical Geology 236(1/2), 112-133.
Zircon var: Orvillite
Formula: near 9ZrO2 · 6SiO2 · 5H2O
Reference: Hong Zhong, Weiguang Zhu, Zhuyin Chu, Defeng He, and Xieyan Song (2007): Chemical Geology 236(1/2), 112-133.
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Reference: Congde Chen and Guangping Pu (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(5), 18-23

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Copper1.AA.05Cu
var: Stanniferous Copper1.AA.05(Cu,Sn)
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au,Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
Lead1.AA.05Pb
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Silver1.AA.05Ag
var: Küstelite1.AA.05Ag
Tin1.AC.10Sn
'Tongxinite'1.AB.10bCu2Zn
'Zinccopperite'1.AB.10aCu7Zn4 (?)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Aguilarite2.BA.55Ag4SeS
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Berzelianite2.BA.20Cu2Se
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Borovskite2.LA.60Pd3SbTe4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Clausthalite2.CD.10PbSe
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Diaphorite2.JB.05Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Eucairite2.BA.50AgCuSe
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Klockmannite2.CA.05bCuSe
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Melonite2.EA.20NiTe2
var: Palladoan Melonite2.EA.20(Ni,Pd)Te2
Merenskyite2.EA.20(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Moncheite2.EA.20(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Naumannite2.BA.55Ag2Se
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pilsenite2.DC.05Bi4Te3
Polydymite2.DA.05Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
var: Cobaltoan Pyrite2.EB.05a(Fe,Co)S2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Siegenite2.DA.05CoNi2S4
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
'Tennantite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
'var: Argentian Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Tiemannite2.CB.05aHgSe
Umangite2.BA.25Cu3Se2
Valleriite2.FD.30(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Aeschynite-(Ce)4.DF.05(Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Cerianite-(Ce)4.DL.05(Ce4+,Th)O2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Fergusonite-(Y)-β4.DG.10YNbO4
Fluornatropyrochlore4.DH.(Na,Pb,Ca,REE,U)2Nb2O6F
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Martite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Maghemite4.BB.15(Fe3+0.670.33)Fe3+2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
var: Vanado-Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Massicot4.AC.25PbO
'Pyrochlore Group'4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var: Milky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Samarskite-(Y)4.DB.25YFe3+Nb2O8
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bastnäsite-(Ce)5.BD.20aCe(CO3)F
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
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
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Röntgenite-(Ce)5.BD.20dCa2(Ce,La)3(CO3)5F3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Synchysite-(Ce)5.BD.20cCaCe(CO3)2F
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Group 6 - Borates
Hulsite6.AB.45(Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
var: Strontian Baryte7.AD.35(Ba,Sr)SO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
var: Barian Celestine7.AD.35(Sr,Ba)SO4
Fergusonite-(Y)7.GA.05YNbO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Aenigmatite9.DH.40Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase-Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Allanite-(Ce)9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
var: Melanite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Arfvedsonite9.DE.25[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Babingtonite9.DK.05Ca2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
Britholite-(Ce)9.AH.25(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Chevkinite-(Ce)9.BE.70(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferro-richterite9.DE.20{Na}{CaNa}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Humite9.AF.50(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Kainosite-(Y)9.CF.10Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Katophorite9.DE.20{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Magnesio-arfvedsonite9.DE.25{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Magnesio-riebeckite9.DE.25◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Manganbabingtonite ?9.DK.05Ca2(Mn,Fe)FeSi5O14(OH)
Maoniupingite-(Ce) (TL)9.BE.70(Ce,Ca)4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,◻)(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Nb)4(Si2O7)2O8
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
var: Manganoan Pectolite9.DG.05Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Riebeckite9.DE.25◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Sanidine9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Sepiolite9.EE.25Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
var: Uranothorite9.AD.30(Th,U)SiO4
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Vesuvianite9.BG.35Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
var: Cyrtolite9.AD.30Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
var: Orvillite9.AD.30near 9ZrO2 · 6SiO2 · 5H2O
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Aeschynite'-
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Alkali Feldspar'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'var: Carbonate-rich Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'var: Cerapatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'var: Collophane'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Babingtonite-Manganbabingtonite Series'-Ca2(Fe2+,Mn)Fe3+Si5O14(OH)
'Bastnäsite'-
'Betafite Group'-A2(Ti,Nb)2O6Z
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bitumen'-
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Caichengyunite' (TL)-Fe2+3Al2(SO4)6 · 30H2O
'Chevkinite Group'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Clays'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Fergusonite'-
'Fluocerite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Glauconite'-(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
'Hornblende'-
'Hydromuscovite'-
Hydroxycalciopyrochlore (TL)-(Ca,Na,U,□)2(Nb,Ti)2O6(OH)
'Iddingsite'-MgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
'K Feldspar'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
Mianningite (TL)-(◻,Pb,Ce,Na)(U4+,Mn,U6+)Fe3+2 (Ti,Fe3+)18O38
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
Oxycalciopyrochlore-Ca2Nb2O6O
'Parisite'-
'Pumpellyite'-
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'-A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
'var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'-(Ca,Na,U)2(Ti, Nb,Ta)2O6Z(OH)
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Sodic amphibole'-
'Synchysite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Unnamed (Cu-Hg Selenide)'-Cu4HgSe3.5
'Xenotime'-

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
Lead1.1.1.4Pb
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Tin1.1.13.1Sn
'Tongxinite'1.1.6.3Cu2Zn
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Aguilarite2.4.1.3Ag4SeS
Berzelianite2.4.10.1Cu2Se
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Eucairite2.4.6.2AgCuSe
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Naumannite2.4.1.2Ag2Se
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Umangite2.5.1.1Cu3Se2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 4:3
Pilsenite2.6.2.5Bi4Te3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Borovskite2.8.1.7Pd3SbTe4
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Clausthalite2.8.1.2PbSe
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Klockmannite2.8.12.2CuSe
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Tiemannite2.8.2.4HgSe
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Polydymite2.10.1.7Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Siegenite2.10.1.6CoNi2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Marcasite