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Plateau, Nigeriai
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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Jos816,824 (2016)
Pankshin31,516 (2016)
Bukuru15,540 (2016)
Yelwa13,234 (2016)
Langtang13,172 (2016)
Bokkos12,538 (2016)
Other Languages:
French:
Plateau, Nigeria
German:
Hochebene, Nigeria
Italian:
Altopiano, Nigeria
Russian:
Плато, Нигерия
Simplified Chinese:
高原, 奈及利亞
Spanish:
Meseta, Nigeria
Albanian:
Pllaja, Nigeria
Arabic:
هضبة, نيجيريا
Armenian:
Սարավանդ, Նիգերիա
Asturian:
Pandu, Nixeria
Azeri:
Yayla, Nigeriya
Basque:
Goi-ordoki, Nigeria
Belarusian:
Плато, Нігерыя
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Плято, Нігерыя
Bengali:
মালভূমি, নাইজেরিয়া
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
পলানাল্টো, নাইজেরিয়া
Bosnian:
Visoravan, Nigerija
Breton:
Uhelgompezenn, Nigeria
Bulgarian:
Плато, Нигерия
Catalan:
Altiplà, Nigèria
Chechen:
Акъари, Нигери
Chuvash:
Сăртлăх, Нигери
Croatian:
Visoravan, Nigerija
Czech:
Náhorní plošina, Nigérie
Danish:
Plateau, Nigeria
Dutch:
Plateau, Nigeria
Esperanto:
Altebenaĵo, Niĝerio
Estonian:
Lavamaa, Nigeeria
Farsi/Persian:
فلات, نیجریه
Finnish:
Ylänkö, Nigeria
Galician:
Meseta, Nixeria
Georgian:
პლატო, ნიგერია
Greek:
Οροπέδιο, Νιγηρία
Haitian:
Rejyon montaye, Nijerya
Hebrew:
רמה, ניגריה
Hill Mari:
Кӱкшикӓ, Нигери
Hindi:
पठार, नाईजीरिया
Hungarian:
Fennsík, Nigéria
Iloko:
Banak, Nigeria
Indonesian:
Dataran tinggi, Nigeria
Japanese:
台地, ナイジェリア
Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):
Үстірт, Нигерия
Korean:
고원, 나이지리아
Kurdish (Latin Script):
Zozan, Nîjerya
Kyrgyz:
Плато, Нигерия
Latin:
Alta planities, Nigeria
Latvian:
Plakankalne, Nigērija
Lithuanian:
Plynaukštė, Nigerija
Lombard:
Altipian, Nigeria
Macedonian:
Висорамнина, Нигерија
Malay:
Penara, Nigeria
Malayalam:
പീഠഭൂമി, നൈജീരിയ
Marathi:
पठार, नायजेरिया
Mingrelian:
პლატო, ნიგერია
Norwegian:
Høyslette, Nigeria
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Platå, Nigeria
Polish:
Płaskowyż, Nigeria
Portuguese:
Planalto, Nigéria
Punjabi:
ਪੱਬੀ, ਨਾਈਜੀਰੀਆ
Romanian:
Podiș, Nigeria
Scots:
Plateau, Nigerie
Scottish Gaelic:
Àrd-thìr, Nìgeiria
Serbian:
Висораван, Нигерија
Serbo-Croatian:
Visoravan, Nigerija
Shona:
Duvurwi, Nigeria
Slovak:
Náhorná rovina, Nigéria
Slovenian:
Planota, Nigerija
Somali:
Dul, Nayjeeriya
South Azerbaijani:
یایلا, نیجریه
Swedish:
Platå, Nigeria
Tagalog:
Talampas, Nigeria
Tamil:
பீடபூமி, நைஜீரியா
Telugu:
పీఠభూమి, నైజీరియా
Traditional Chinese:
高原, 尼日利亞
Turkish:
Yayla, Nijerya
Ukrainian:
Плато, Нігерія
Urdu:
سطح مرتفع, نائجیریا
Vietnamese:
Cao nguyên, Nigeria
Waray:
Umpás, Nigeria
Western Punjabi:
اچی تھاں, نائیجیریا
Yiddish:
פלאטא, ניגעריע


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46 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Wooley (2001) p.242
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Oyeladun, A W (2015) Characterization of Azara Copper Ore Deposit, Nasarawa State, Nigeria. MS Thesis Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Argentopyrite
Formula: AgFe2S3
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Astrophyllite
Formula: K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: mining Annual Review(1985):447.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Groat, L.A., Giuliani, G., Marshall, D.D., and Turner, D. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 87-112.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Oyeladun, A W (2015) Characterization of Azara Copper Ore Deposit, Nasarawa State, Nigeria. MS Thesis Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Reference: Wooley (2001) p.242
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Cryolite
Formula: Na2NaAlF6
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Rob Lavinsky
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
'Feldspar Group'
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Reference: NG Obaje (2009) Geology and Mineral Resources of Nigeria, Springer
'Fergusonite'
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Galena
Formula: PbS
Genthelvite
Formula: Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Am. Min. 44, 1294
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Wooley (2001) p.242
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hopeite
Formula: Zn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Oyeladun, A W (2015) Characterization of Azara Copper Ore Deposit, Nasarawa State, Nigeria. MS Thesis Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: OMADA, J.I., MARTINS, R.F. & ABAA, S.I. (2003): The Kigom peralkaline granite pluton of the Nigerian Younger Granite suite.- Global J. of Geol. Sci., Nigeria, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp 1-11.
'Monazite'
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: Bill Larson specimen
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: NG Obaje (2009) Geology and Mineral Resources of Nigeria, Springer
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: [MinRec 31:63]
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:252
Spodumene var: Kunzite
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:252
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Sternbergite
Formula: AgFe2S3
Reference: Wolfgang Hampel, site visit /studies November 2007
Thomsenolite
Formula: NaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Zincite
Formula: ZnO
Reference: Oyeladun, A W (2015) Characterization of Azara Copper Ore Deposit, Nasarawa State, Nigeria. MS Thesis Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Argentopyrite2.CB.65AgFe2S3
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Sternbergite2.CB.65AgFe2S3
Group 3 - Halides
Cryolite3.CB.15Na2NaAlF6
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Thomsenolite3.CB.40NaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Pyrochlore Group'4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Zincite4.AB.20ZnO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Hopeite8.CA.30Zn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Arfvedsonite9.DE.25[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Astrophyllite9.DC.05K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Genthelvite9.FB.10Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Riebeckite9.DE.25◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
var: Kunzite9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Fergusonite'-
'Monazite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Argentopyrite2.9.13.2AgFe2S3
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Sternbergite2.9.12.1AgFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
ø = 3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Zincite4.2.2.1ZnO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Pyrochlore Group'8.2.1.1A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
AB2O6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
Aluminofluorides - Isolated Octahedra
Cryolite11.6.1.1Na2NaAlF6
Thomsenolite11.6.6.1NaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Hopeite40.3.4.1Zn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with (P=2, and N=4, 2 branches)
Astrophyllite69.1.1.1K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
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)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Genthelvite76.2.4.3Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Arfvedsonite-[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Emerald-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Fergusonite'-
'Monazite'-
Riebeckite-◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Spodumene
var: Kunzite
-LiAlSi2O6
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
H AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
H Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
H Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
H Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H HopeiteZn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
LiLithium
Li Spodumene (var: Kunzite)LiAlSi2O6
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Be GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O ThoriteTh(SiO4)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
O AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
O Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
O Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
O Spodumene (var: Kunzite)LiAlSi2O6
O Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O QuartzSiO2
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O SideriteFeCO3
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O AnataseTiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O HopeiteZn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
O ZinciteZnO
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
F ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
F AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
F FluoriteCaF2
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
Na ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Na AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Na Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
Al ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Al Spodumene (var: Kunzite)LiAlSi2O6
Al Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
SiSilicon
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Si AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Si Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si Spodumene (var: Kunzite)LiAlSi2O6
Si Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P HopeiteZn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S SternbergiteAgFe2S3
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S MarcasiteFeS2
KPotassium
K AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca ThomsenoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca CalciteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Ti AnataseTiO2
MnManganese
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
Fe Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe SternbergiteAgFe2S3
Fe ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Zn HopeiteZn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Zn ZinciteZnO
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Nb Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag SilverAg
Ag SternbergiteAgFe2S3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
SbAntimony
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
ThThorium
Th ThoriteTh(SiO4)

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