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Tampa Bay, Tampa, Hillsborough Co., Florida, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 27° 53' 15'' North , 82° 28' 53'' West (est.)
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Locality type:Bay
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


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13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Almandine-Spessartine Series'
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: AmMin 67:1258
'Hornblende'
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
'Monazite'
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Zeitner (1968) Appalachian Gem Trails
Pachnolite
Formula: NaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Reference: AmMin 67:1258
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Zeitner (1968) Appalachian Gem Trails; Ernest W. Bishop and Lawrence Dee Jr. (1961) Rocks and minerals of Florida. Florida Geological Survey Special Publication no. 8
Quartz var: Carnelian
Reference: Zeitner (1968) Appalachian Gem Trails
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Sardonyx
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Zeitner (1968) Appalachian Gem Trails
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Roswell Miller III (1945) The heavy minerals of Florida beach and dune sands. American Mineralogist, 30, 65-75.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Pachnolite3.CB.40NaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Carnelian4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Sardonyx4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'-
'Hornblende'-
'Monazite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
Aluminofluorides - Isolated Octahedra
Pachnolite11.6.5.1NaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
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 [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
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
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'-
'Hornblende'-
'Monazite'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Carnelian-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Sardonyx-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H PachnoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Sardonyx)SiO2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O QuartzSiO2
O PachnoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O RutileTiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F PachnoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
NaSodium
Na PachnoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al PachnoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Sardonyx)SiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca PachnoliteNaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

References

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Lund, E.H. (1960) Chalcedony and quartz crystals in silicified coral. American Mineralogist, 45, 1304-1307.

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