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St. Louis Co., Minnesota, USAi
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Duluth86,110 (2017)
Hibbing16,204 (2017)
Hermantown9,706 (2017)
Virginia8,587 (2017)
Chisholm4,981 (2017)
Eveleth3,673 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Saint Louis, Minnesota, États-Unis
German:
St. Louis County, Minnesota, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di St. Louis, Minnesota, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Сент-Луис, Миннесота, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
聖路易斯縣, 明尼蘇達州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de St. Louis, Minesota, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
St. Louis County, Minnesota, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة سينت لويس, مينيسوتا, الولايات المتحدة
Armenian:
Սենտ Լուիս շրջան, Մինեսոտա, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Basque:
St. Louis konderria , Minnesota
Bavarian:
St. Louis County, Minnesota, Vaoanigte Stootn
Belarusian:
Сент-Луіс, Мінесота, Злучаныя Штаты Амерыкі
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
সেন্ট লুইস কাউন্টি, মিনেসোটা, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Сейнт Луис, Минесота, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Saint Louis County , Minnesota
Danish:
St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA
Dutch:
St. Louis County, Minnesota, Verenigde Staten
Esperanto:
Kantono Sankta-Luizo, Minesoto
Estonian:
Saint Louisi maakond, Minnesota, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان سنت لوئیس، مینه‌سوتا, مینه‌سوتا, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Finnish:
St. Louisin piirikunta, Minnesota, Yhdysvallat
Georgian:
სენტ-ლუისის ოლქი, მინესოტა, ამერიკის შეერთებული შტატები
Hebrew:
מחוז סנט לואיס, מינסוטה, ארצות הברית
Hungarian:
Saint Louis megye, Minnesota, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Japanese:
セントルイス郡, ミネソタ州, アメリカ合衆国
Latin:
St. Louis Comitatus, Minnesota, Civitates Foederatae Americae
Low Saxon/Low German:
St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
St. Louis Gông, Minnesota
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
St. Louis Kūn
Norwegian:
St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo St. Louis, Minnesota, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de St. Louis, Minnesota, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul St. Louis, Minnesota, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
contea de St. Louis, Minnesota, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Scottish Gaelic:
St. Louis County, Minnesota, Na Stàitean Aonaichte
Serbian:
Округ Сент Луис, Минесота, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
St. Louis County, Minnesota, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Saint Louis County, Minnesota, USA
Traditional Chinese:
聖路易斯縣, 明尼蘇達州, 美國
Turkish:
Saint Louis County, Minnesota, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Сент-Луїс, Міннесота, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
سینٹ لوئس کاؤنٹی، مینیسوٹا, مینیسوٹا, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận St. Louis, Minnesota, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han St. Louis, Minnesota, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
سینٹ لوئی کاؤنٹی, منی سوٹا, امریکہ


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Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Akaganeite
Formula: (Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Reference: J. W. Anthony et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. III (1997)
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Good, D., Borysenko, J., McBride, J., Walford, P., Smyk, M., Hollings, P., ... & Corkery, J. (2010) Cu-Ni-PGE Deposits in Mafic Intrusions of the Lake Superior Region June 24-30, 2010. 11th International Platinum Symposium
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Raič, S., Mogessie, A., Benkó, Z., Molnár, F., Hauck, S., & Severson, M. (2015). Arsenic-rich Cu-Ni-PGE mineralization in Wetlegs, Duluth complex, St. Louis county, Minnesota, USA. The Canadian Mineralogist, 53:105-132
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Uralite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Good, D., Borysenko, J., McBride, J., Walford, P., Smyk, M., Hollings, P., ... & Corkery, J. (2010) Cu-Ni-PGE Deposits in Mafic Intrusions of the Lake Superior Region June 24-30, 2010. 11th International Platinum Symposium
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 81:136-140
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: George T. Mason, Jr., and Arndt, Raymond E., 1996, Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-20, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Miller, J.D., 2009, Field Trip 1: Duluth Complex at Duluth, in Field guide to the geology and mineralization of mafic layered intrusions of the Duluth and Beaver Bay complexes, northeastern Minnesota. Precambrian Research Center Guidebook, 09-01, p. 1-23.
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Taylor, R. B. (1964) Geology of the Duluth Gabbro Complex near Duluth, Minnesota: Minn. Geol. Surv. Bull. 44, 63 p.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Axinite-(Mn)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Reference: Gaine, R., Skinner, C., Foord, E., Mason, B., Rosenzweig, A., and King, V., , 1997, The System of Mineralogy, eighth edition.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Reference: Econ Geol (1993) 88:679-696
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Cabriite
Formula: Pd2CuSn
Reference: Wilson, G. C., Rucklidge, J. C., & Cermignani, C. (2002). COARSE-GRAINED CABRIITE FROM NORIL’SK, RUSSIA. The Canadian Mineralogist, 40(2), 473-479.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Edith Trybalski
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Good, D., Borysenko, J., McBride, J., Walford, P., Smyk, M., Hollings, P., ... & Corkery, J. (2010) Cu-Ni-PGE Deposits in Mafic Intrusions of the Lake Superior Region June 24-30, 2010. 11th International Platinum Symposium
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 81:136-140
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
'Cobaltite-Gersdorffite Series'
Reference: Kleindienst, A., Mogessie, A., Raic, S. & Zsolt, B. (2015): Petrology and mineralization of the Serpentine deposit, Duluth Complex Minnesota, USA. Mitteilungen der Österreichischen Mineralogischen Gesellschaft 161, 61 (abs.)
Copper
Formula: Cu
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
'Crossite' ?
Reference: 55TH INSTITUTE ON LAKE SUPERIOR GEOLOGY (2009) PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 55 p. 23-24
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: George T. Mason, Jr., and Arndt, Raymond E., 1996, Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-20, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA.
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: George T. Mason, Jr., and Arndt, Raymond E., 1996, Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-20, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: George T. Mason, Jr., and Arndt, Raymond E., 1996, Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-20, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Ferro-actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Ross, Malcolm et al. (2007): The search for asbestos within the Peter Mitchell Taconite iron ore mine, near Babbitt, Regulatory Toxicology and PharmacologyVolume 52, Issue 1, Supplement 1, October 2008, Pages S43-S50
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 40th Annual Meeting, Houghton, MI, v. 40, part 4,
Froodite
Formula: α-PdBi2
Galena
Formula: PbS
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Jay Ellis Ransom,1974, Gems and Minerals of America
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Godlevskite
Formula: (Ni,Fe)9S8
Reference: Good, D., Borysenko, J., McBride, J., Walford, P., Smyk, M., Hollings, P., ... & Corkery, J. (2010) Cu-Ni-PGE Deposits in Mafic Intrusions of the Lake Superior Region June 24-30, 2010. 11th International Platinum Symposium
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Graphite
Formula: C
Greenalite (TL)
Formula: (Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
Reference: Am Min 20:405-425
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Haycockite
Formula: Cu4Fe5S8
Reference: Good, D., Borysenko, J., McBride, J., Walford, P., Smyk, M., Hollings, P., ... & Corkery, J. (2010) Cu-Ni-PGE Deposits in Mafic Intrusions of the Lake Superior Region June 24-30, 2010. 11th International Platinum Symposium
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: George T. Mason, Jr., and Arndt, Raymond E., 1996, Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-20, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 301 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hibbingite (TL)
Formula: Fe2+2(OH)3Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: Am.Min.(1994), 79, 555-561; Saini-Eidukat, B., Rudashevsky, N. S., Polozov, A. G. (1996) Occurrence of Hibbingite in the Duluth Complex, Minnesota, and in the Noril'sk Complex and Korshunovskoe Iron Ore Deposit, Russia [abstract]; Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, 1996; v. 42, part 1, p. 51- 52.
Hisingerite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Bernard J.H. and Hyrsl J. (2004) Minerals and their Localities.
'Hornblende'
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: George T. Mason, Jr., and Arndt, Raymond E., 1996, Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-20, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
'K Feldspar'
Kinoite
Formula: Ca2Cu2(H2O)2[Si3O10]
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 81:136-140
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 81:136-140
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Description: After pyrite cubes
Reference: R&M 31:2-3 p 134
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Raič, S., Mogessie, A., Benkó, Z., Molnár, F., Hauck, S., & Severson, M. (2015). Arsenic-rich Cu-Ni-PGE mineralization in Wetlegs, Duluth complex, St. Louis county, Minnesota, USA. The Canadian Mineralogist, 53:105-132
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 325 localities in this region.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Jay Ellis Ransom,1974, Gems and Minerals of America
Maucherite
Formula: Ni11As8
'Mica Group'
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Minnesotaite (TL)
Formula: Fe2+3Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Reference: Can Min 20 (1982), 579
'Monazite' ?
Reference: Bart Cannon (Cannon Microprobe) analysis
Mooihoekite
Formula: Cu9Fe9S16
Reference: Good, D., Borysenko, J., McBride, J., Walford, P., Smyk, M., Hollings, P., ... & Corkery, J. (2010) Cu-Ni-PGE Deposits in Mafic Intrusions of the Lake Superior Region June 24-30, 2010. 11th International Platinum Symposium
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 81:136-140
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
'Pumpellyite'
Reference: 55TH INSTITUTE ON LAKE SUPERIOR GEOLOGY (2009) PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 55 p. 70-71
Putoranite ?
Formula: Cu1.1Fe1.2S2
Reference: Good, D., Borysenko, J., McBride, J., Walford, P., Smyk, M., Hollings, P., ... & Corkery, J. (2010) Cu-Ni-PGE Deposits in Mafic Intrusions of the Lake Superior Region June 24-30, 2010. 11th International Platinum Symposium
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: In personal collection - Bill Morgenstern
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: In personal collection - Bill Morgenstern
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Jay Ellis Ransom,1974, Gems and Minerals of America; In personal collection - Bill Morgenstern
Quartz var: Jasper
Quartz var: Lake Superior Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Jay Ellis Ransom,1974, Gems and Minerals of America
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 18:302-303.
Rammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Raič, S., Mogessie, A., Benkó, Z., Molnár, F., Hauck, S., & Severson, M. (2015). Arsenic-rich Cu-Ni-PGE mineralization in Wetlegs, Duluth complex, St. Louis county, Minnesota, USA. The Canadian Mineralogist, 53:105-132
Ramsdellite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Klingsberg, C., & Roy, R. (1957). Ramsdellite; newly observed in Minnesota. Economic Geology, 52(5), 574-577.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: George T. Mason, Jr., and Arndt, Raymond E., 1996, Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-20, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Safflorite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Reference: Raič, S., Mogessie, A., Benkó, Z., Molnár, F., Hauck, S., & Severson, M. (2015). Arsenic-rich Cu-Ni-PGE mineralization in Wetlegs, Duluth complex, St. Louis county, Minnesota, USA. The Canadian Mineralogist, 53:105-132
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Ross, Malcolm et al. (2007): The search for asbestos within the Peter Mitchell Taconite iron ore mine, near Babbitt, Regulatory Toxicology and PharmacologyVolume 52, Issue 1, Supplement 1, October 2008, Pages S43-S50
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Stibiopalladinite
Formula: Pd5Sb2
Reference: Raič, S., Mogessie, A., Benkó, Z., Molnár, F., Hauck, S., & Severson, M. (2015). Arsenic-rich Cu-Ni-PGE mineralization in Wetlegs, Duluth complex, St. Louis county, Minnesota, USA. The Canadian Mineralogist, 53:105-132
Stilpnomelane
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Talnakhite
Formula: Cu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
Tetradymite
Formula: Bi2Te2S
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Bart Cannon, cannonmicroprobe.
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Description: with uraninite and galena
Reference: Cannon Microprobe specimen, # D-2.
Valleriite
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Reference: Desautels, P., Patelke, R., Maunula, T., & Belluz, N. (2007). Technical Report on the Northmet Deposit, Minnesota, USA.
Violarite
Formula: Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Desautels, P., Patelke, R., Maunula, T., & Belluz, N. (2007). Technical Report on the Northmet Deposit, Minnesota, USA.
Yarrowite
Formula: Cu9S8
Reference: Raič, S., Mogessie, A., Benkó, Z., Molnár, F., Hauck, S., & Severson, M. (2015). Arsenic-rich Cu-Ni-PGE mineralization in Wetlegs, Duluth complex, St. Louis county, Minnesota, USA. The Canadian Mineralogist, 53:105-132
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Econ Geol (1993) 88:679-696

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Cabriite1.AG.30Pd2CuSn
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Froodite2.AC.45aα-PdBi2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Godlevskite2.BB.15(Ni,Fe)9S8
Haycockite2.CB.10bCu4Fe5S8
Heazlewoodite2.BB.05Ni3S2
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Maucherite2.AB.15Ni11As8
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Mooihoekite2.CB.10bCu9Fe9S16
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Putoranite ?2.CB.10bCu1.1Fe1.2S2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Rammelsbergite2.EB.15aNiAs2
Safflorite2.EB.15a(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibiopalladinite2.AC.20aPd5Sb2
Talnakhite2.CB.10bCu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
Tetradymite2.DC.05Bi2Te2S
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Valleriite2.FD.30(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Violarite2.DA.05Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Yarrowite2.CA.05dCu9S8
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Hibbingite (TL)3.DA.10aFe2+2(OH)3Cl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Akaganeite4.DK.05(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Baddeleyite4.DE.35ZrO2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var: Lake Superior Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Ramsdellite4.DB.15aMn4+O2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Labradorite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Axinite-(Mn)9.BD.20Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Cummingtonite9.DE.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Ferro-actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Greenalite (TL)9.ED.15(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
Grunerite9.DE.05☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Hisingerite9.ED.10Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Kinoite9.BH.10Ca2Cu2(H2O)2[Si3O10]
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Minnesotaite (TL)9.EC.05Fe2+3Si4O10(OH)2
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Riebeckite9.DE.25◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Sepiolite9.EE.25Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Stilpnomelane9.EG.40(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Uralite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Cobaltite-Gersdorffite Series'-
'Crossite' ?-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'K Feldspar'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite' ?-
'Pumpellyite'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

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
Cabriite1.2.11.Pd2CuSn
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 5:2
Stibiopalladinite2.3.3.1Pd5Sb2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Heazlewoodite2.5.3.1Ni3S2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Godlevskite2.7.4.1(Ni,Fe)9S8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Yarrowite2.7.3.1Cu9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
Haycockite2.9.8.2Cu4Fe5S8
Mooihoekite2.9.8.3Cu9Fe9S16
Putoranite ?2.9.7.1Cu1.1Fe1.2S2
Talnakhite2.9.8.1Cu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Violarite2.10.1.8Fe2+Ni3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Tetradymite2.11.7.1Bi2Te2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Froodite2.12.15.1α-PdBi2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Rammelsbergite2.12.2.12NiAs2
Safflorite2.12.2.11(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Hydroxysulfides and Hydrated Sulfides
Valleriite2.14.1.1(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Miscellaneous
Maucherite2.16.16.1Ni11As8
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Baddeleyite4.4.14.1ZrO2
Ramsdellite4.4.7.1Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Akaganeite6.1.6.1(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Hibbingite (TL)10.1.1.2Fe2+2(OH)3Cl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
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 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
Axinite-(Mn)56.2.2.3Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Group 57 - SOROSILICATES Si3O10 Groups and Larger Noncyclic Groups
Insular Si3O10 and Larger Noncyclic Groups with [Si3O10] groups
Kinoite57.1.2.1Ca2Cu2(H2O)2[Si3O10]
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 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Cummingtonite66.1.1.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Greenalite (TL)71.1.2b.4(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
Hisingerite71.1.5.2Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Minnesotaite (TL)71.2.1.5Fe2+3Si4O10(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Chamosite71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)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
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined islands
Stilpnomelane74.1.1.1(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
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
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Uralite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Labradorite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Cobaltite-Gersdorffite Series'-
'Crossite' ?-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
Ferro-actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Grunerite-☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
'Hornblende'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'K Feldspar'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite' ?-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Pumpellyite'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
var: Lake Superior Agate-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
Riebeckite-◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MinnesotaiteFe32+Si4O10(OH)2
H HibbingiteFe22+(OH)3Cl
H Greenalite(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H KinoiteCa2Cu2(H2O)2[Si3O10]
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H Akaganeite(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
H Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
H Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
H Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
H Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
H Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
H Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
H Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O MinnesotaiteFe32+Si4O10(OH)2
O HibbingiteFe22+(OH)3Cl
O Greenalite(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
O Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O QuartzSiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O KinoiteCa2Cu2(H2O)2[Si3O10]
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O Akaganeite(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
O Quartz (var: Lake Superior Agate)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O BaddeleyiteZrO2
O HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
O Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
O Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
O Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
O Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O RamsdelliteMn4+O2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O UraniniteUO2
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F FluoriteCaF2
F Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Na Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
MgMagnesium
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Mg Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
AlAluminium
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Al Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Al Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Al Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
SiSilicon
Si MinnesotaiteFe32+Si4O10(OH)2
Si Greenalite(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si KinoiteCa2Cu2(H2O)2[Si3O10]
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Lake Superior Agate)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Si Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Si Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Si Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S TroiliteFeS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S HeazlewooditeNi3S2
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MilleriteNiS
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S SphaleriteZnS
S TetradymiteBi2Te2S
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S GalenaPbS
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S TalnakhiteCu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
S ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
S Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
S Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CovelliteCuS
S MooihoekiteCu9Fe9S16
S HaycockiteCu4Fe5S8
S DigeniteCu9S5
S YarrowiteCu9S8
S PutoraniteCu1.1Fe1.2S2
ClChlorine
Cl HibbingiteFe22+(OH)3Cl
Cl Akaganeite(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca KinoiteCa2Cu2(H2O)2[Si3O10]
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
TiTitanium
Ti Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Mn RamsdelliteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe MinnesotaiteFe32+Si4O10(OH)2
Fe HibbingiteFe22+(OH)3Cl
Fe Greenalite(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
Fe Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Akaganeite(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Fe Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe TalnakhiteCu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
Fe ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Fe Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
Fe MooihoekiteCu9Fe9S16
Fe HaycockiteCu4Fe5S8
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe PutoraniteCu1.1Fe1.2S2
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
Co Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
NiNickel
Ni HeazlewooditeNi3S2
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Ni Akaganeite(Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Ni NickelineNiAs
Ni MaucheriteNi11As8
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni RammelsbergiteNiAs2
Ni TalnakhiteCu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
Ni ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
Ni Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu CopperCu
Cu KinoiteCa2Cu2(H2O)2[Si3O10]
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu CabriitePd2CuSn
Cu TalnakhiteCu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
Cu Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MooihoekiteCu9Fe9S16
Cu HaycockiteCu4Fe5S8
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu YarrowiteCu9S8
Cu PutoraniteCu1.1Fe1.2S2
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As NickelineNiAs
As MaucheriteNi11As8
As SperrylitePtAs2
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As RammelsbergiteNiAs2
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
Zr BaddeleyiteZrO2
PdPalladium
Pd CabriitePd2CuSn
Pd Frooditeα-PdBi2
Pd StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
SnTin
Sn CabriitePd2CuSn
SbAntimony
Sb StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
TeTellurium
Te TetradymiteBi2Te2S
Te AltaitePbTe
PtPlatinum
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AltaitePbTe
BiBismuth
Bi TetradymiteBi2Te2S
Bi BismuthBi
Bi Frooditeα-PdBi2
UUranium
U UraniniteUO2
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

References

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Bonnichsen, B. (1971) Outcrop of the southern part of the Duluth Complex and associated Keweenawan rocks, St. Louis and Lake Counties, Minnesota: Minnesota Geological Survey, Miscellaneous Map Series Map M-11, 1 sheet.
Morey, G.B. (1972) The Mesabi Range: in Sims, P.K. & Morey, G.M. editors Geology of Minnesota: A Centennial Volume (in honor of George M. Schwartz),Minnesota Geological Survey: 204-217.
Sims, P.K. (1972) Banded iron formations in the Vermillion District: in Sims, P.K. & G. B. Morey, editors, Geology of Minnesota: a centennial volume: Minnesota Geological survey, p. 79-81.
Marsden, R. W. (1977) Iron ore reserves of the Mesabi Range, Minnesota: Minnesota Geological Survey: Open File Report: OFR77-02 , 20 p.
Jirsa, M, V. Chandler & R. Lively (2005) Bedrock Geology of the Mesabi Iron Range Minnesota: M163 1 sheet.

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