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Guerrero, Mexicoi
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Neighbouring regions:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Acapulco de Juárez673,479 (2018)
Chilpancingo187,251 (2018)
Iguala de la Independencia118,468 (2018)
Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo67,408 (2018)
Taxco de Alarcón52,217 (2018)
Tlapa de Comonfort46,975 (2018)


Guerrero is a state in southwestern Mexico. It is one of the 31 states which, with Mexico City, comprise the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico.

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

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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Aguilarite
Formula: Ag4SeS
Reference: Panczner(1987):80,86.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Description: Oligoclase (An13, Or4, Ab 83)
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1978) El Quemado, A New Type of Stone Meteorite Fallen Near Acapulco: Meteoritics 13: 411-412. (Dec 1978)
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Description: Oligoclase (An13, Or4, Ab 83)
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1978) El Quemado, A New Type of Stone Meteorite Fallen Near Acapulco: Meteoritics 13: 411-412. (Dec 1978)
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Pancnzer(1987):94-386.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Pancnzer(1987):94-386.
Arsenic
Formula: As
Reference: Van King
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
'Barcenite'
Reference: Mallet (1878) American Journal of Science: 16: 306; 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: 1025.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Bassanite
Formula: CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Reference: Yta, M., Mundo, N. F., Gutiérrez, C. D., Tovar, R. M., Almazán, A. D., & Mendoza, O. T. (2005). Mineralogy and geochemistry of sulfide-bearing tailings from silver mines in the Taxco, Mexico area to evaluate their potential environmental impact. Geofísica internacional, 44(1), 49-64.
Bernalite
Formula: Fe(OH)3 · nH2O (n = 0.0 to 0.25)
Reference: Yta, M., Mundo, N. F., Gutiérrez, C. D., Tovar, R. M., Almazán, A. D., & Mendoza, O. T. (2005). Mineralogy and geochemistry of sulfide-bearing tailings from silver mines in the Taxco, Mexico area to evaluate their potential environmental impact. Geofísica internacional, 44(1), 49-64.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Panczner(1987):119-352.; des Rivieres, J. and Beals, D. 2011, The Taxco Mining District, Taxco de Alarcon, Guerrero, Mexico. Mineralogical Record Vol 42, No 5. pp 401-445
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: des Rivieres, J. and Beals, D. 2011, The Taxco Mining District, Taxco de Alarcon, Guerrero, Mexico. Mineralogical Record Vol 42, No 5. pp 401-445
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Camprubí, A., González-Partida, E., & Torres-Tafolla, E. (2006). Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Cobre–Babilonia polymetallic epithermal vein system, Taxco district, Guerrero, Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 89(1), 33-38.
Boyleite
Formula: (Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Yta, M., Mundo, N. F., Gutiérrez, C. D., Tovar, R. M., Almazán, A. D., & Mendoza, O. T. (2005). Mineralogy and geochemistry of sulfide-bearing tailings from silver mines in the Taxco, Mexico area to evaluate their potential environmental impact. Geofísica internacional, 44(1), 49-64.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Calomel
Formula: (Hg2)2+Cl2
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Pi, T., Sole, J., Taran, Y., & Alfonso, P. (2014). Role of water-rock interaction in the formation of La Azul fluorite deposit, southern Mexico. Dams and Appurtenant Hydraulic Structures, 299.
Cervantite
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+O4
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: Dr. Walter S. Bowser collection
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1978) El Quemado, A New Type of Stone Meteorite Fallen Near Acapulco: Meteoritics 13: 411-412. (Dec 1978)
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Panczner(1987):157.
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Description: Cr-rich Diopside
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1978) El Quemado, A New Type of Stone Meteorite Fallen Near Acapulco: Meteoritics 13: 411-412. (Dec 1978)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Eglestonite
Formula: (Hg2+2)3OCl3(OH)
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Description: Olivine (Fa~11)
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1978) El Quemado, A New Type of Stone Meteorite Fallen Near Acapulco: Meteoritics 13: 411-412. (Dec 1978)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Reference: des Rivieres, J. and Beals, D. 2011, The Taxco Mining District, Taxco de Alarcon, Guerrero, Mexico. Mineralogical Record Vol 42, No 5. pp 401-445
Freieslebenite
Formula: AgPbSbS3
Reference: Panczner(1987):199.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Dennis Beals specimens
Gearksutite
Formula: Ca[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
Reference: Panczner(1987):196-197 & 206.
Gold
Formula: Au
Graphite
Formula: C
Description: Graphite, hosting a number of carbon and nitrogen isotopic variations, is found in a number of petrographic setting (mostly inside kamacite)
Reference: El Goresy, A., Zinner, E., Pellas, Paul & Caillet, C. (2005) A menagerie of graphite morphologies in the Acapulco meteorite with diverse carbon and nitrogen isotopic signatures: Implications for the evolution history of acapulcoite meteorites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 69 (18): 4535-4556. (Sept 2005)
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Camprubí, A., González-Partida, E., & Torres-Tafolla, E. (2006). Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Cobre–Babilonia polymetallic epithermal vein system, Taxco district, Guerrero, Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 89(1), 33-38.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Panczner(1987):80,86.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hetaerolite
Formula: ZnMn2O4
Reference: Yta, M., Mundo, N. F., Gutiérrez, C. D., Tovar, R. M., Almazán, A. D., & Mendoza, O. T. (2005). Mineralogy and geochemistry of sulfide-bearing tailings from silver mines in the Taxco, Mexico area to evaluate their potential environmental impact. Geofísica internacional, 44(1), 49-64.
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Yta, M., Mundo, N. F., Gutiérrez, C. D., Tovar, R. M., Almazán, A. D., & Mendoza, O. T. (2005). Mineralogy and geochemistry of sulfide-bearing tailings from silver mines in the Taxco, Mexico area to evaluate their potential environmental impact. Geofísica internacional, 44(1), 49-64.
Ilvaite
Formula: CaFe3+Fe2+2(Si2O7)O(OH)
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1978) El Quemado, A New Type of Stone Meteorite Fallen Near Acapulco: Meteoritics 13: 411-412. (Dec 1978)
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Description: Kamacite (5-6%Ni ~1%Co)
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1979) Revista Mexicana de Astronomia y Astrofisica 4:279-282. (June 1979)
Iron var: Martensite
Formula: Fe
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1978) El Quemado, A New Type of Stone Meteorite Fallen Near Acapulco: Meteoritics 13: 411-412. (Dec 1978)
Jadeite
Formula: Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Camprubí, A., González-Partida, E., & Torres-Tafolla, E. (2006). Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Cobre–Babilonia polymetallic epithermal vein system, Taxco district, Guerrero, Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 89(1), 33-38.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Kehoeite'
Formula: (Zn,Ca)Al2(PO4)2.5H2O
Kermesite
Formula: Sb2S2O
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Camprubí, A., González-Partida, E., & Torres-Tafolla, E. (2006). Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Cobre–Babilonia polymetallic epithermal vein system, Taxco district, Guerrero, Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 89(1), 33-38.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Camprubí, A., González-Partida, E., & Torres-Tafolla, E. (2006). Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Cobre–Babilonia polymetallic epithermal vein system, Taxco district, Guerrero, Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 89(1), 33-38.
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Reference: Leon Hupperichs Collection
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: González-Jiménez, J. M., Proenza, J. A., Martini, M., Camprubí, A., Griffin, W. L., O'Reilly, S. Y., & Pearson, N. J. (2015). Deposits associated with ultramafic–mafic complexes in Mexico: the Loma Baya case. Ore Geology Reviews.
Litharge
Formula: PbO
Livingstonite (TL)
Formula: HgSb4S6(S2)
Reference: Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 141, 174(1957)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Panczner (1987): 105.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Metacinnabar
Formula: HgS
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Yta, M., Mundo, N. F., Gutiérrez, C. D., Tovar, R. M., Almazán, A. D., & Mendoza, O. T. (2005). Mineralogy and geochemistry of sulfide-bearing tailings from silver mines in the Taxco, Mexico area to evaluate their potential environmental impact. Geofísica internacional, 44(1), 49-64.
Montroydite
Formula: HgO
Mosesite
Formula: (Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
Reference: Panczner (1987): 135-372.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Camprubí, A., González-Partida, E., & Torres-Tafolla, E. (2006). Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Cobre–Babilonia polymetallic epithermal vein system, Taxco district, Guerrero, Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 89(1), 33-38.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Camprubí, A., González-Partida, E., & Torres-Tafolla, E. (2006). Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Cobre–Babilonia polymetallic epithermal vein system, Taxco district, Guerrero, Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 89(1), 33-38.
Nimite
Formula: (Ni,Mg,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
Reference: Yta, M., Mundo, N. F., Gutiérrez, C. D., Tovar, R. M., Almazán, A. D., & Mendoza, O. T. (2005). Mineralogy and geochemistry of sulfide-bearing tailings from silver mines in the Taxco, Mexico area to evaluate their potential environmental impact. Geofísica internacional, 44(1), 49-64.
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Description: Orthopyroxene (~Fs11Wo1En88)
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1978) El Quemado, A New Type of Stone Meteorite Fallen Near Acapulco: Meteoritics 13: 411-412. (Dec 1978)
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Panczner (1987): 299.
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
'Psilomelane'
Reference: Osterman, C. (1984). Geology and Genesis of the Guadalupe Silver Deposit, Taxco Mining District, Guerrero, Mexico. Masters thesis, University of Arizona 77pp
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Tritlla, J. and Levresse, G. (2006).- Comments on “(U–Th)/He dating of fluorite: application to the La Azul fluorspar deposit in the Taxco mining district, Mexico” by Pi et al. (Mineralium Deposita 39: 976–982). Mineralium Deposita. 41, 296-299
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Reference: Dr. Walter S. Bowser collection
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Pi, T., Sole, J., Taran, Y., & Alfonso, P. (2014). Role of water-rock interaction in the formation of La Azul fluorite deposit, southern Mexico. Dams and Appurtenant Hydraulic Structures, 299.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Ruthenium
Formula: (Ru,Ir)
Reference: González-Jiménez, J. M., Proenza, J. A., Martini, M., Camprubí, A., Griffin, W. L., O'Reilly, S. Y., & Pearson, N. J. (2015). Deposits associated with ultramafic–mafic complexes in Mexico: the Loma Baya case. Ore Geology Reviews.
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Yta, M., Mundo, N. F., Gutiérrez, C. D., Tovar, R. M., Almazán, A. D., & Mendoza, O. T. (2005). Mineralogy and geochemistry of sulfide-bearing tailings from silver mines in the Taxco, Mexico area to evaluate their potential environmental impact. Geofísica internacional, 44(1), 49-64.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Panczner (1987): 334.
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Yta, M., Mundo, N. F., Gutiérrez, C. D., Tovar, R. M., Almazán, A. D., & Mendoza, O. T. (2005). Mineralogy and geochemistry of sulfide-bearing tailings from silver mines in the Taxco, Mexico area to evaluate their potential environmental impact. Geofísica internacional, 44(1), 49-64.
Selenopolybasite ?
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2(S,Se)7][Ag9Cu(S,Se)2Se2]
Description: (Amount of Se might not be sufficient for selenopolybasite.)
Reference: Brent Thorne specimen. Acquired from Joy Desor who analyzed the specimen by EDS.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Reference: Dr. Walter S. Bowser collection
Starkeyite
Formula: MgSO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Yta, M., Mundo, N. F., Gutiérrez, C. D., Tovar, R. M., Almazán, A. D., & Mendoza, O. T. (2005). Mineralogy and geochemistry of sulfide-bearing tailings from silver mines in the Taxco, Mexico area to evaluate their potential environmental impact. Geofísica internacional, 44(1), 49-64.
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: Pancnzer(1987):94-386.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Pancnzer(1987):94-386.
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Description: Taenite/martensite cores are Ni-poor [Michel-Lévy & Lorin (1978)], Taenite with 10-12% Ni in band centers, 25%Ni on rims [Michel-Lévy & Lorin (1979)]
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1978) El Quemado, A New Type of Stone Meteorite Fallen Near Acapulco: Meteoritics 13: 411-412. (Dec 1978); Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1979) Revista Mexicana de Astronomia y Astrofisica 4:279-282. (June 1979)
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Camprubí, A., González-Partida, E., & Torres-Tafolla, E. (2006). Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Cobre–Babilonia polymetallic epithermal vein system, Taxco district, Guerrero, Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 89(1), 33-38.
Terlinguaite
Formula: (Hg2+2)Hg2+2Cl2O2
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Camprubí, A., González-Partida, E., & Torres-Tafolla, E. (2006). Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Cobre–Babilonia polymetallic epithermal vein system, Taxco district, Guerrero, Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 89(1), 33-38.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1979) Revista Mexicana de Astronomia y Astrofisica 4:279-282. (June 1979)
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Description: Small crystals of uraninite included within the fluorite crystals.
Reference: Tritlla, J. and Levresse, G. (2006).- Comments on “(U–Th)/He dating of fluorite: application to the La Azul fluorspar deposit in the Taxco mining district, Mexico” by Pi et al. (Mineralium Deposita 39: 976–982). Mineralium Deposita. 41, 296-299; Pi, T., Sole, J., Taran, Y., & Alfonso, P. (2014). Role of water-rock interaction in the formation of La Azul fluorite deposit, southern Mexico. Dams and Appurtenant Hydraulic Structures, 299.
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
'Wad'
Reference: Pi, T., Sole, J., Taran, Y., & Alfonso, P. (2014). Role of water-rock interaction in the formation of La Azul fluorite deposit, southern Mexico. Dams and Appurtenant Hydraulic Structures, 299.
Whitlockite
Formula: Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Reference: Michel-Lévy, M. C. & Lorin, J. C. (1978) El Quemado, A New Type of Stone Meteorite Fallen Near Acapulco: Meteoritics 13: 411-412. (Dec 1978)
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Camprubí, A., González-Partida, E., & Torres-Tafolla, E. (2006). Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of the Cobre–Babilonia polymetallic epithermal vein system, Taxco district, Guerrero, Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 89(1), 33-38.
Xanthoconite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Van King

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Arsenic1.CA.05As
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
var: Martensite1.AE.05Fe
Mercury1.AD.05Hg
Ruthenium1.AF.05(Ru,Ir)
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Aguilarite2.BA.55Ag4SeS
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Freibergite2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Freieslebenite2.JB.15AgPbSbS3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Kermesite2.FD.05Sb2S2O
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Livingstonite (TL)2.JA.05iHgSb4S6(S2)
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Metacinnabar2.CB.05aHgS
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Selenopolybasite ?2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2(S,Se)7][Ag9Cu(S,Se)2Se2]
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Xanthoconite2.GA.10Ag3AsS3
Group 3 - Halides
Calomel3.AA.30(Hg2)2+Cl2
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Eglestonite3.DD.05(Hg2+2)3OCl3(OH)
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Gearksutite3.CC.05Ca[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
Mosesite3.DD.30(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
Terlinguaite3.DD.20(Hg2+2)Hg2+2Cl2O2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Bernalite4.FC.05Fe(OH)3 · nH2O (n = 0.0 to 0.25)
Cervantite4.DE.30Sb3+Sb5+O4
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hetaerolite4.BB.10ZnMn2O4
Litharge4.AC.20PbO
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Massicot4.AC.25PbO
Montroydite4.AC.15HgO
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Bassanite7.CD.45CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Boyleite7.CB.15(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite7.CB.25MgSO4 · 6H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Rozenite7.CB.15FeSO4 · 4H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Starkeyite7.CB.15MgSO4 · 4H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chlorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Whitlockite8.AC.45Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Ilvaite9.BE.07CaFe3+Fe2+2(Si2O7)O(OH)
Jadeite ?9.DA.25Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nimite9.EC.55(Ni,Mg,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Saponite9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Barcenite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Kehoeite'-(Zn,Ca)Al2(PO4)2.5H2O
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Psilomelane'-
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Mercury1.1.7.1Hg
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Ruthenium1.2.2.2(Ru,Ir)
Semi-metals and non-metals
Arsenic1.3.1.1As
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Aguilarite2.4.1.3Ag4SeS
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Metacinnabar2.8.2.3HgS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Oxysulfides
Kermesite2.13.1.1Sb2S2O
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Selenopolybasite ?3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2(S,Se)7][Ag9Cu(S,Se)2Se2]
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Freieslebenite3.4.6.2AgPbSbS3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Xanthoconite3.4.2.1Ag3AsS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
ø = 2
Livingstonite (TL)3.7.11.1HgSb4S6(S2)
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Litharge4.2.4.1PbO
Massicot4.2.7.1PbO
Montroydite4.2.6.1HgO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
AX2
Cervantite4.4.16.1Sb3+Sb5+O4
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)3
Bernalite6.3.5.3Fe(OH)3 · nH2O (n = 0.0 to 0.25)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Hetaerolite7.2.7.2ZnMn2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Calomel9.1.8.1(Hg2)2+Cl2
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)Xq
Terlinguaite10.4.2.1(Hg2+2)Hg2+2Cl2O2
Am(O,OH)pXq
Eglestonite10.5.4.1(Hg2+2)3OCl3(OH)
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
Aluminofluorides - Isolated Octahedra
Gearksutite11.6.8.1Ca[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2B(XO4)2·xH2O
Mosesite29.3.8.1(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Bassanite29.6.1.1CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Boyleite29.6.6.5(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite29.6.8.1MgSO4 · 6H2O
Rozenite29.6.6.1FeSO4 · 4H2O
Starkeyite29.6.6.2MgSO4 · 4H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Whitlockite38.3.4.1Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Chlorapatite41.8.1.2Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Ilvaite56.2.3.3CaFe3+Fe2+2(Si2O7)O(OH)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Jadeite ?65.1.3c.1Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
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
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(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
Nimite71.4.1.5(Ni,Mg,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
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, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite
var: Oligoclase
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Barcenite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
Iron-Fe
var: Martensite-Fe
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Kehoeite'-(Zn,Ca)Al2(PO4)2.5H2O
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Psilomelane'-
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GearksutiteCa[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Eglestonite(Hg22+)3OCl3(OH)
H Mosesite(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
H IlvaiteCaFe3+Fe22+(Si2O7)O(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H BernaliteFe(OH)3 · nH2O (n = 0.0 to 0.25)
H RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
H HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
H Kehoeite(Zn,Ca)Al2(PO4)2.5H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H Nimite(Ni,Mg,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
H Boyleite(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
H StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
C GraphiteC
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
NNitrogen
N Mosesite(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O MontroyditeHgO
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Terlinguaite(Hg22+)Hg22+Cl2O2
O GearksutiteCa[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
O BaryteBaSO4
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
O KermesiteSb2S2O
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O ValentiniteSb2O3
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O LithargePbO
O MassicotPbO
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O Eglestonite(Hg22+)3OCl3(OH)
O Mosesite(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O IlvaiteCaFe3+Fe22+(Si2O7)O(OH)
O UraniniteUO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O BernaliteFe(OH)3 · nH2O (n = 0.0 to 0.25)
O RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
O HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
O Kehoeite(Zn,Ca)Al2(PO4)2.5H2O
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O HetaeroliteZnMn2O4
O Nimite(Ni,Mg,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
O Boyleite(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
O StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O CelestineSrSO4
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F GearksutiteCa[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
NaSodium
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Mg SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
Mg Nimite(Ni,Mg,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
Mg Boyleite(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
Mg StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al GearksutiteCa[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al Kehoeite(Zn,Ca)Al2(PO4)2.5H2O
Al Nimite(Ni,Mg,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si IlvaiteCaFe3+Fe22+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Nimite(Ni,Mg,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
PPhosphorus
P ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
P WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
P Kehoeite(Zn,Ca)Al2(PO4)2.5H2O
SSulfur
S LivingstoniteHgSb4S6(S2)
S PyriteFeS2
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S AcanthiteAg2S
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S CinnabarHgS
S MetacinnabarHgS
S BaryteBaSO4
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S AguilariteAg4SeS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S SulphurS8
S KermesiteSb2S2O
S StibniteSb2S3
S FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
S GalenaPbS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S Mosesite(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
S XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S TroiliteFeS
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S ChalcociteCu2S
S RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
S HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
S Boyleite(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
S StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S RealgarAs4S4
S CelestineSrSO4
S LauriteRuS2
S Selenopolybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2(S,Se)7][Ag9Cu(S,Se)2Se2]
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl Terlinguaite(Hg22+)Hg22+Cl2O2
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl Calomel(Hg2)2+Cl2
Cl Eglestonite(Hg22+)3OCl3(OH)
Cl Mosesite(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
Cl ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GearksutiteCa[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca IlvaiteCaFe3+Fe22+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Ca ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Ca Kehoeite(Zn,Ca)Al2(PO4)2.5H2O
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Mn HetaeroliteZnMn2O4
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe IlvaiteCaFe3+Fe22+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Iron (var: Martensite)Fe
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe BernaliteFe(OH)3 · nH2O (n = 0.0 to 0.25)
Fe RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe IronFe
Fe JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
NiNickel
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Nimite(Ni,Mg,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu Selenopolybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2(S,Se)7][Ag9Cu(S,Se)2Se2]
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn Kehoeite(Zn,Ca)Al2(PO4)2.5H2O
Zn HetaeroliteZnMn2O4
Zn Boyleite(Zn,Mg)SO4 · 4H2O
AsArsenic
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
As ArsenicAs
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As RealgarAs4S4
As Selenopolybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2(S,Se)7][Ag9Cu(S,Se)2Se2]
SeSelenium
Se AguilariteAg4SeS
Se Selenopolybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2(S,Se)7][Ag9Cu(S,Se)2Se2]
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
MoMolybdenum
Mo Mosesite(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
RuRuthenium
Ru LauriteRuS2
Ru Ruthenium(Ru,Ir)
AgSilver
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag SilverAg
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag AguilariteAg4SeS
Ag FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
Ag FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Ag Selenopolybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2(S,Se)7][Ag9Cu(S,Se)2Se2]
SbAntimony
Sb LivingstoniteHgSb4S6(S2)
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
Sb KermesiteSb2S2O
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
Sb FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb Selenopolybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2(S,Se)7][Ag9Cu(S,Se)2Se2]
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg LivingstoniteHgSb4S6(S2)
Hg MontroyditeHgO
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg MercuryHg
Hg MetacinnabarHgS
Hg Terlinguaite(Hg22+)Hg22+Cl2O2
Hg Calomel(Hg2)2+Cl2
Hg Eglestonite(Hg22+)3OCl3(OH)
Hg Mosesite(Hg2N)(Cl,SO4,MoO4) · H2O
PbLead
Pb FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LithargePbO
Pb MassicotPbO
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
UUranium
U UraniniteUO2

References

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Kipfer, A. (1974) Ein neues Hobby: Kleinmineralien sammeln und präparieren. Franckh'sche Verlagshandlung, W. Keller & Co., Stuttgart, 64 pp. [photo of amethyst crystal group from Guerrero on an introductory page]

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