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Codeceira Mine, Vale das Gatas Mines (São Lourenço de Riba Pinhão and Souto Maior), Sabrosa, Vila Real, Portugali
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Codeceira MineMine
Vale das Gatas Mines (São Lourenço de Riba Pinhão and Souto Maior)Group of Mines
Sabrosa- not defined -
Vila RealDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Mina da Codeceira, Couto Mineiro de Vale das Gatas, S. Lourenço de Riba Pinhão e Souto Maior, Sabrosa, Distrito de Vila Real, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 18' 27'' North , 7° 35' 10'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.30773,-7.58621
GeoHash:G#: ez6dgrgfu
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sabrosa6,361 (2018)4.6km
Favaios1,064 (2018)8.1km
Vilela5,540 (2018)9.3km
Alijó11,942 (2018)10.0km
Vila Real17,001 (2012)13.2km


W mine opened at 27-03-1903

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


34 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Pedro Alves collection. Characterized by p-XRD and EDS
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Pedro Alves collection. Characterized by p-XRD and EDS
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection. Characterized by p-XRD and EDS
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Rui Nunes collection; Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Hübnerite
Formula: MnWO4
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-60.
Kintoreite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Pedro Alves collection and analytical data.
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Plumbogummite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Preisingerite
Formula: Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Rooseveltite
Formula: Bi(AsO4)
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Segnitite
Formula: PbFe3+3AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Pedro Alves collection. Characterized by p-XRD and EDS
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Reference: Pedro Alves information November 2014
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Pedro Alves collection.
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Alves, P. (2017) The Mining District of Vale das Gatas, Sabrosa, Portugal. Mineral Up Vol. IV, nº5, 8-53.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Hübnerite4.DB.30MnWO4
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Stolzite7.GA.05Pb(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Carminite8.BH.30PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Kintoreite8.BL.10PbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Plumbogummite8.BL.10PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Preisingerite8.BO.10Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Rooseveltite8.AD.50Bi(AsO4)
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Segnitite8.BL.10PbFe3+3AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
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 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Rooseveltite38.4.4.1Bi(AsO4)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Carminite41.10.6.1PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Preisingerite41.10.9.1Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Kintoreite42.7.3.6PbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Plumbogummite42.7.3.5PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Segnitite42.7.4.4PbFe3+3AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Hübnerite48.1.1.1MnWO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Stolzite48.1.3.2Pb(WO4)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H SegnititePbFe33+AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H KintoreitePbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O HübneriteMnWO4
O CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O SegnititePbFe33+AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
O AnglesitePbSO4
O CassiteriteSnO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O StolzitePb(WO4)
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O CupriteCu2O
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O TenoriteCuO
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O KintoreitePbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
O RooseveltiteBi(AsO4)
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O CalciteCaCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P KintoreitePbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulphurS8
S CovelliteCuS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
MnManganese
Mn HübneriteMnWO4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe SegnititePbFe33+AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe KintoreitePbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As SegnititePbFe33+AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
As RooseveltiteBi(AsO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
WTungsten
W HübneriteMnWO4
W StolzitePb(WO4)
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb SegnititePbFe33+AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb StolzitePb(WO4)
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb KintoreitePbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Pb PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
BiBismuth
Bi PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Bi RooseveltiteBi(AsO4)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3189819
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Middle Cambrian - Neoproterozoic
501 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3152734
Xisto-Grauvaquico Complex

Age: Neoproterozoic to Cambrian (501 - 1000 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Xisto-Grauvaquico Complex

Description: flysch (sediments)

Lithology: Shale/slate

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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