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Imperial Co., California, USAi
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Locality type:County
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PlacePopulation
El Centro43,956 (2017)
Calexico40,053 (2017)
Brawley25,897 (2017)
Imperial17,095 (2017)
Calipatria7,424 (2017)
Holtville6,404 (2017)


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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Description: Occurs as crystals to 8 mm. Common in a pyrophyllite lens.
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl and Bideaux, R.A. (1971) An occurrence of svanbergite in California. Mineralogical Record: 2: 225; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 495.
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities:
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Apatite'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Description: Occurs in the deposit footwall.
Reference: Walker, G.W., et al (1956), Radioactive deposits in California: California Division Mines Special Report 49: 10, 26; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 326.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Baryte var: Strontian Baryte
Formula: (Ba,Sr)SO4
'Biotite'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Blödite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Morton, P.K. (1977) Mines and mineral resources of Imperial County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 7, 104 pp.: 47; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 94.
Boussingaultite
Formula: (NH4)2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Localities:
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Sampson, Reid J. & W. Burling Tucker (1942), Mineral resources of Imperial County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Mining Bureau. (Report 38): 127-128; Morton, P.K. (1977) Mines and mineral resources of Imperial County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 7, 104 pp.: 92-93; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 193-194.
'Chlorite Group'
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Morton, P.K. (1977) Mines and mineral resources of Imperial County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 7, 104 pp.: 77; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 422.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Claudetite
Formula: As2O3
Description: Occurs as crystals in a vein of kaolinite, etc.
Reference: Palache, Charles (1934), Contributions to crystallography; claudetite, minasragrite, samsonite, native selenium, indium: American Mineralogist: 19: 194; Kelley, Vincent Cooper (1936), Occurrence of claudetite in Imperial County, California: American Mineralogist (1936): 21: 137-138; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 185-186.
'Clays'
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 108.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Morton, P.K. (1977) Mines and mineral resources of Imperial County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 7, 104 pp.: 47; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 48.
'Copper Stain'
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Morton, P.K. (1977) Mines and mineral resources of Imperial County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 7, 104 pp.: 47; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 99.
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rogers, Austin Flint (1925), Geology of Cormorant Island, Salton Sea, Imperial County, California, …(abstract): Geological Society of America Bulletin: 37: 219; Rogers, Austin Flint (1928), Natural history of the silica minerals: American Mineralogist: 13: 219; Rogers, Austin Flint (1935), Salton volcanic domes of Imperial County, California (abstract): Geological Society of America, Proceedings, 1934: 328; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 162, 372; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 351.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Ex John Dagenais colllection, in the collection of Alex Earl
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dumortierite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10033778.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Description: Occurs occasionally in lithophysae in obsidian as crystals.
Reference: Rogers, Austin Flint (1935), Salton volcanic domes of Imperial County, California (abstract): Geological Society of America, Proceedings, 1934: 328; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 181; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 457.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10033778.
'Feldspar Group'
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: www.mineralsocal.org
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Merrill, F. J. H. 1914. Geology and Mineral Resources of San Diego and Imperial Counties: Gems, Lithia Minerals. California State Mining Bureau, San Francisco, Cal. California State Printing Office. Chapter 2, p. 110.
Forsterite var: Peridot
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Merrill, F. J. H. 1914. Geology and Mineral Resources of San Diego and Imperial Counties: Gems, Lithia Minerals. California State Mining Bureau, San Francisco, Cal. California State Printing Office. Chapter 2, p. 110.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Garnierite'
Glauberite
Formula: Na2Ca(SO4)2
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Kelley, Vincent Cooper (1936), Occurrence of claudetite in Imperial County, California: American Mineralogist (1936): 21: 137-138; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 185-186.
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Description: Occurs in quartz.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 337.
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Koktaite
Formula: (NH4)2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
Konyaite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Lazulite
Formula: MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Reference: www.mineralsocal.org
Lecontite
Formula: (NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Butler, 1995. Rockhounding California, p.118.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities:
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Manganese Oxides'
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: Tucker, W. Burling (1926), Imperial, Inyo Counties: California Mining Bureau. Report 22: 226; Hadley, Jarvis Bardwell (1942), Manganese deposits in the Paymaster mining district, Imperial County, California: USGS Bulletin 931-S: 465; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 303.
'Mariposite'
Formula: K(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
Reference: Bradley, W.W. (1939), Thirty-fifth report of the State Mineralogist: California Division Mines Report 35: 343; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 156.
Mascagnite
Formula: (NH4)2SO4
Metatorbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Description: Occurs as a fracture filling and is disseminated in country rock with quartz and Fe-oxides.
Reference: Cal Div of Mines & Geo Bulletin 189 " Minerals of California"; Cal Div of Mines & Geo Bulletin 189 " Minerals of California"; Walker, G.W., et al (1956), Radioactive deposits in California: California Division Mines Special Report 49: 10, 26; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 264; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California: 330.
'Mica Group'
Description: Occurs as crystals.
Reference: Emory, Wm. Hemsley (1848), Notes of a military reconnaissance from Fort Leavenworth in Missouri to San Diego in California, including part of the Arkansas, Del Norte, and Gila Rivers: 30th. Congress, 1st. session, S. Ex. Doc. 7: 103; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 210.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10310579.
Mirabilite
Formula: Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Morenosite
Formula: NiSO4 · 7H2O
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Eckhard D. Stuart collection
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Népouite
Formula: (Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Nesquehonite
Formula: MgCO3 · 3H2O
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Niter
Formula: KNO3
Description: Trace amounts observed.
Reference: Merrill, Frederick James Hamilton (1916), San Diego, Imperial Counties: California Mining Bureau. Report 14: 741; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 279.
Nitratine
Formula: NaNO3
Northupite
Formula: Na3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
'Ochre'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Perry, L. E. 1961 Varied agate types and locations in California: Lapidary Journal, v. 15, no. 3, p. 308-314
Opal var: Opal-Agate
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Perry, L. E. 1961 Varied agate types and locations in California: Lapidary Journal, v. 15, no. 3, p. 308-314
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10034271.
Pentahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
'Petrified Wood'
Reference: Strong, M. F. 1971a Desert Gem Trails. A Field Guide to the Gems and Minerals of the Mojave and Colorado Deserts: Second Revised Edition, Gem Guides Book Co., Baldwin Park, CA, 80 p.
'Phengite'
Formula: KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Reference: Bradley, W.W. (1939), Thirty-fifth report of the State Mineralogist: California Division Mines Report 35: 343; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 156.
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Polyhalite
Formula: K2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1984) 79:671-695
'Psilomelane'
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Econ Geol (1988) 83:511-523
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 50 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate-Jasper
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Strong, M. F. 1971a Desert Gem Trails. A Field Guide to the Gems and Minerals of the Mojave and Colorado Deserts: Second Revised Edition, Gem Guides Book Co., Baldwin Park, CA, 80 p.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Jasper
Quartz var: Moss Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Strong, M. F. 1971a Desert Gem Trails. A Field Guide to the Gems and Minerals of the Mojave and Colorado Deserts: Second Revised Edition, Gem Guides Book Co., Baldwin Park, CA, 80 p.
Quartz var: Sard
Formula: SiO2
Reference: MacFall, 1951. Gem Hunter's Guide, 1st ed.
Ramsdellite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Hadley, Jarvis Bardwell (1942), Manganese deposits in the Paymaster mining district, Imperial County, California: USGS Bulletin 931-S: 465; Hewett, Donnel Foster (1964), Veins of hypogene manganese oxide minerals in the southwestern United States: Economic Geology: 59: 1440; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 318; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 164.
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Kelley, Vincent Cooper (1936), Occurrence of claudetite in Imperial County, California: American Mineralogist (1936): 21: 137-138; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 318.
Rinneite ?
Formula: K3Na[FeCl6]
Description: May be saltonseaite.
Reference: Mike Scott S104332 from Cureton #CRD ID by A Roberts 1993
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: Dan Weinrich photo
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Salammoniac
Formula: NH4Cl
Saltonseaite (TL)
Formula: K3NaMnCl6
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Nestola, F., Kasatkin, A. (2012) Saltonseaite, IMA 2011-104. CNMNC Newsletter No. 13, June 2012, page 809; Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 807-817. ; Kampf, A.R., Mills, S.J., Nestola, F., Ciriotti, M.E., Kasatkin, A.V. (2013): Saltonseaite, K3NaMn2+Cl6, the Mn analogue of rinneite from the Salton Sea, California. American Mineralogist, 98, 231-235.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 333.
Scorzalite
Formula: Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10033778.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Description: Occurs in quartz.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 337.
'Silica'
Silver
Formula: Ag
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Starkeyite
Formula: MgSO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: www.mineralsocal.org
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: Skinner, Brian John,, White, D.E., Rose, H.J., Mays, R.E. (1967) Sulfides associated with the Salton Sea geothermal brine. Economic Geology: 62: 321; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 108.
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Svanbergite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Sylvite
Formula: KCl
Tamarugite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
'Thénardite'
Formula: Na2SO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Titanite var: Chromian Titanite
Formula: Ca(Ti,Cr)[SiO4](O,OH)
Reference: Jaffe, Howard William (1947), Re-examination of sphene: American Mineralogist: 32: 640; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 344.
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rogers, Austin Flint (1925), Geology of Cormorant Island, Salton Sea, Imperial County, California, …(abstract): Geological Society of America Bulletin: 37: 219; Rogers, Austin Flint (1928), Natural history of the silica minerals: American Mineralogist: 13: 219; Rogers, Austin Flint (1935), Salton volcanic domes of Imperial County, California (abstract): Geological Society of America, Proceedings, 1934: 328; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 162, 372; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 351.
Tschermigite
Formula: (NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Turquoise
Formula: Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 378; California Division of Mines and Geology specimen No. 21625.
Vanthoffite
Formula: Na6Mg(SO4)4
Reference: Murowchick, B.L. and Gricius, A. (1965) Vanthoffite in California. Gems and Minerals: 333: 45; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 380; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 267.
Voltaite
Formula: K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Reference: Adams, P., & Lynch, D. (2014). A mineralogical inventory of geothermal features southeast of the Salton Sea, Imperial County, California. Trough to trough: The Colorado River and the Salton Sea (Reynolds, R, 39-43.
Wairakite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Reference: Econ Geol (1984) 79:671-695
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Reference: [Margerum, W (2003) The Paymaster Mine, The Bulletin of the Mineralogical Society of Southern California Vol. 73 No. 8
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Melhase, John (1935c), Some garnet localities of California: Mineralogist: 3(11): 23; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 193, 386.
'Wollastonite-1A'
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: University of Arizona Mineral Museum 12446.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Argentiferous Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Rinneite ?3.CJ.05K3Na[FeCl6]
Salammoniac3.AA.25NH4Cl
Sylvite3.AA.20KCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Claudetite4.CB.45As2O3
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-Agate4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate-Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var: Moss Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Sard4.DA.05SiO2
Ramsdellite4.DB.15aMn4+O2
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydromagnesite5.DA.05Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Nesquehonite5.CA.05MgCO3 · 3H2O
Niter5.NA.10KNO3
Nitratine5.NA.05NaNO3
Northupite5.BF.05Na3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
var: Strontian Baryte7.AD.35(Ba,Sr)SO4
Blödite7.CC.50Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Boussingaultite7.CC.60(NH4)2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Glauberite7.AD.25Na2Ca(SO4)2
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Hexahydrite7.CB.25MgSO4 · 6H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Koktaite7.CD.35(NH4)2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
Konyaite7.CC.80Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
Lecontite7.CD.15(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
Mascagnite7.AD.05(NH4)2SO4
Mirabilite7.CD.10Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Morenosite7.CB.40NiSO4 · 7H2O
Natrojarosite7.BC.10NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Pentahydrite7.CB.20MgSO4 · 5H2O
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Polyhalite7.CC.65K2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Starkeyite7.CB.15MgSO4 · 4H2O
Tamarugite7.CC.10NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
'Thénardite'7.AC.25Na2SO4
Tschermigite7.CC.20(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Vanthoffite7.AC.05Na6Mg(SO4)4
Voltaite7.CC.25K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Lazulite8.BB.40MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Metatorbernite8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Scorzalite8.BB.40Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
Svanbergite8.BL.05SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Turquoise8.DD.15Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Dumortierite9.AJ.10(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
var: Peridot9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
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
Népouite9.ED.15(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
var: Chromian Titanite9.AG.15Ca(Ti,Cr)[SiO4](O,OH)
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Wairakite9.GB.05Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
'Wollastonite-1A'9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
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'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clays'-
'Copper Stain'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnierite'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Lepidolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Mariposite'-K(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
'Mica Group'-
'Ochre'-
'Petrified Wood'-
'Phengite'-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
'Psilomelane'-
Saltonseaite (TL)-K3NaMnCl6
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Silica'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(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
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Claudetite4.3.10.1As2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Ramsdellite4.4.7.1Mn4+O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB8X16
Romanèchite7.9.2.1(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Salammoniac9.1.3.1NH4Cl
Sylvite9.1.1.2KCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
AmBX6
Rinneite ?11.5.3.1K3Na[FeCl6]
Group 13 - ACID CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Nesquehonite13.1.5.1MgCO3 · 3H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
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
Northupite16a.3.9.1Na3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydromagnesite16b.7.1.1Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 18 - NORMAL NITRATES
AXO3·xH2O, where x can equal zero
Niter18.1.2.1KNO3
Nitratine18.1.1.1NaNO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Mascagnite28.2.1.1(NH4)2SO4
'Thénardite'28.2.3.1Na2SO4
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Miscellaneous
Glauberite28.4.2.1Na2Ca(SO4)2
Vanthoffite28.4.1.1Na6Mg(SO4)4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4·xH2O
Lecontite29.2.1.1(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
Mirabilite29.2.2.1Na2SO4 · 10H2O
A2B(XO4)2·xH2O
Blödite29.3.3.1Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Boussingaultite29.3.7.2(NH4)2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Koktaite29.3.1.2(NH4)2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
Konyaite29.3.5.1Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
AmBn(XO4)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p < 3:2 and > 1:1
Polyhalite29.4.5.1K2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Tamarugite29.5.3.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Tschermigite29.5.5.3(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite29.6.8.1MgSO4 · 6H2O
Morenosite29.6.11.3NiSO4 · 7H2O
Pentahydrite29.6.7.3MgSO4 · 5H2O
Starkeyite29.6.6.2MgSO4 · 4H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Miscellaneous
Voltaite29.9.1.1K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Metatorbernite40.2a.13.2Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Lazulite41.10.1.1MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Scorzalite41.10.1.2Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Turquoise42.9.3.1Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Svanbergite43.4.1.6SrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
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 [4] coordination
Willemite51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
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
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
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
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
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 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 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with (BO3)
Dumortierite54.1.2.1(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
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 borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)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
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
'Wollastonite-1A'65.2.1.1aCaSiO3
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 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Népouite71.1.2b.3(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(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
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 strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Wairakite77.1.1.3Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
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Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
Baryte
var: Strontian Baryte
-(Ba,Sr)SO4
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clays'-
'Copper Stain'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
Forsterite
var: Peridot
-Mg2SiO4
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
-PbS
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnierite'-
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Lepidolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Mariposite'-K(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
'Mica Group'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrojarosite-NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Ochre'-
Opal
var: Opal-Agate
-SiO2 · nH2O
'Petrified Wood'-
'Phengite'-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
'Psilomelane'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Agate-Jasper-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
var: Moss Agate-SiO2
var: Sard-SiO2
Saltonseaite (TL)-K3NaMnCl6
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Silica'-
Titanite
var: Chromian Titanite
-Ca(Ti,Cr)[SiO4](O,OH)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H ScorzaliteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H Opal (var: Opal-Agate)SiO2 · nH2O
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
H Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H SalammoniacNH4Cl
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MaripositeK(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H Titanite (var: Chromian Titanite)Ca(Ti,Cr)[SiO4](O,OH)
H TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
H PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
H NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
H PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
H TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
H StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
H VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
H NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
H PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
H KonyaiteNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
H Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
H Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
H Boussingaultite(NH4)2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
H Koktaite(NH4)2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
H Tschermigite(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C GraphiteC
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
C NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C NorthupiteNa3Mg(CO3)2Cl
C AragoniteCaCO3
C MagnesiteMgCO3
NNitrogen
N NitratineNaNO3
N SalammoniacNH4Cl
N NiterKNO3
N Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
N Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
N Boussingaultite(NH4)2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
N Koktaite(NH4)2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
N Tschermigite(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
OOxygen
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O ScorzaliteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
O RutileTiO2
O ThénarditeNa2SO4
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Moss Agate)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Agate-Jasper)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Sard)SiO2
O Opal (var: Opal-Agate)SiO2 · nH2O
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O HematiteFe2O3
O CelestineSrSO4
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
O VanthoffiteNa6Mg(SO4)4
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Forsterite (var: Peridot)Mg2SiO4
O Baryte (var: Strontian Baryte)(Ba,Sr)SO4
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O CupriteCu2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O TenoriteCuO
O MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
O Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O CerussitePbCO3
O NitratineNaNO3
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O RamsdelliteMn4+O2
O SideriteFeCO3
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O CristobaliteSiO2
O TridymiteSiO2
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O Wollastonite-1ACaSiO3
O MaripositeK(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O Titanite (var: Chromian Titanite)Ca(Ti,Cr)[SiO4](O,OH)
O TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O ClaudetiteAs2O3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O NiterKNO3
O Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
O PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
O NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
O PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
O TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
O StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
O VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
O NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
O NorthupiteNa3Mg(CO3)2Cl
O AragoniteCaCO3
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O KonyaiteNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
O Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
O Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
O Boussingaultite(NH4)2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
O Koktaite(NH4)2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
O Tschermigite(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na SaltonseaiteK3NaMnCl6
Na HaliteNaCl
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
Na ThénarditeNa2SO4
Na MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Na VanthoffiteNa6Mg(SO4)4
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na NitratineNaNO3
Na NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Na TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Na NorthupiteNa3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Na KonyaiteNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
Na Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
Na RinneiteK3Na[FeCl6]
MgMagnesium
Mg LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Mg VanthoffiteNa6Mg(SO4)4
Mg Forsterite (var: Peridot)Mg2SiO4
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Mg PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Mg HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
Mg StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
Mg NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
Mg PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
Mg NorthupiteNa3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg KonyaiteNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
Mg Boussingaultite(NH4)2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al ScorzaliteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al MaripositeK(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
Al TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Al VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Al Tschermigite(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
SiSilicon
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Moss Agate)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Agate-Jasper)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Sard)SiO2
Si Opal (var: Opal-Agate)SiO2 · nH2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Forsterite (var: Peridot)Mg2SiO4
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si TridymiteSiO2
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si Wollastonite-1ACaSiO3
Si MaripositeK(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
Si Titanite (var: Chromian Titanite)Ca(Ti,Cr)[SiO4](O,OH)
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
P ScorzaliteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
P SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
P MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
S ThénarditeNa2SO4
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S AcanthiteAg2S
S SphaleriteZnS
S CelestineSrSO4
S GalenaPbS
S BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
S VanthoffiteNa6Mg(SO4)4
S Baryte (var: Strontian Baryte)(Ba,Sr)SO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CovelliteCuS
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SulphurS8
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S StromeyeriteAgCuS
S RealgarAs4S4
S NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
S PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
S TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
S StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
S CinnabarHgS
S VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
S PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
S KonyaiteNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
S Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
S Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
S Boussingaultite(NH4)2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
S Koktaite(NH4)2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
S Tschermigite(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
ClChlorine
Cl SaltonseaiteK3NaMnCl6
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl SalammoniacNH4Cl
Cl SylviteKCl
Cl NorthupiteNa3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Cl RinneiteK3Na[FeCl6]
KPotassium
K SaltonseaiteK3NaMnCl6
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MaripositeK(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
K NiterKNO3
K SylviteKCl
K PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
K PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
K RinneiteK3Na[FeCl6]
CaCalcium
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca Wollastonite-1ACaSiO3
Ca Titanite (var: Chromian Titanite)Ca(Ti,Cr)[SiO4](O,OH)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Koktaite(NH4)2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Titanite (var: Chromian Titanite)Ca(Ti,Cr)[SiO4](O,OH)
VVanadium
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
CrChromium
Cr MaripositeK(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
Cr Titanite (var: Chromian Titanite)Ca(Ti,Cr)[SiO4](O,OH)
MnManganese
Mn SaltonseaiteK3NaMnCl6
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn RamsdelliteMn4+O2
Mn Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe ScorzaliteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Fe PhengiteKAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Fe RinneiteK3Na[FeCl6]
NiNickel
Ni MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
Ni Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CopperCu
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu StromeyeriteAgCuS
Cu TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As ClaudetiteAs2O3
As RealgarAs4S4
SrStrontium
Sr SvanbergiteSrAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Sr CelestineSrSO4
Sr Baryte (var: Strontian Baryte)(Ba,Sr)SO4
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag SilverAg
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag StromeyeriteAgCuS
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Baryte (var: Strontian Baryte)(Ba,Sr)SO4
Ba Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
UUranium
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
U MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

References

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