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One of several adits

Wadi Faynan, Tafilah, Jordan
Group of vertical shafts

Wadi Faynan, Tafilah, Jordan
One of several adits

Wadi Faynan, Tafilah, Jordan
Group of vertical shafts

Wadi Faynan, Tafilah, Jordan
Area:89,342 km2
Locality type:Country


Jordan is divided into twelve muhafazat (sing. muhafazah: provinces, known as governorates). These are subdivided into 54 departments or districts called nawahi.

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112 valid minerals. 4 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Afwillite
Formula: Ca3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Amber'
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Apatite'
'Apophyllite'
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Barringerite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)2P
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Baryte-Hashemite Series'
Bassanite
Formula: CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Beidellite
Formula: (Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Birnessite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Birunite
Formula: Ca18(SiO3)8.5(CO3)8.5SO4 · 15H2O(?)
Botryogen
Formula: MgFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 7H2O
Brownmillerite
Formula: Ca2(Al,Fe3+)2O5
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Bultfonteinite
Formula: Ca2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Celestine var: Barian Celestine
Formula: (Sr,Ba)SO4
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
'Chabazite'
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Chlormayenite
Formula: Ca12Al14O32[◻4Cl2]
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
'Clay'
Clinohedrite
Formula: CaZn(SiO4) · H2O
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
'Dachiardite'
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dorrite
Formula: Ca4(Mg3Fe3+9)O4(Si3Al8Fe3+O36)
'Ellestadite'
Epistilbite
Formula: CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Eskolaite
Formula: Cr2O3
Ettringite
Formula: Ca6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12 · 26H2O
Faujasite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na2,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Faujasite-Na
Formula: (Na2,Ca,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Fluorellestadite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Fluormayenite
Formula: Ca12Al14O32F2
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
'Glass'
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Graphite
Formula: C
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Hashemite (TL)
Formula: Ba(CrO4)
Reference: Amer.Min.(1983) 68, 1223-1225
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Heulandite subgroup'
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Hydrocalumite
Formula: Ca4Al2(OH)12(Cl,CO3,OH)2 · 4H2O
'Hydrogarnet'
Hydrotalcite
Formula: Mg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Jennite
Formula: Ca9(Si3O9)2(OH)8 · 8H2O
Jouravskite
Formula: Ca3Mn4+(SO4)(CO3)(OH)6 · 12H2O
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Krut'aite
Formula: CuSe2
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Lakargiite
Formula: Ca(Zr,Sn,Ti)O3
Larnite
Formula: Ca2SiO4
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Laumontite var: Leonhardite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Lime
Formula: CaO
'Lime-monteponite Series'
'Limestone'
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Maghemite
Formula: Fe3+2O3
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
'Marble'
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Merwinite
Formula: Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
Metatyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Murashkoite
Formula: FeP
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Oldhamite
Formula: (Ca,Mg)S
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Opal-CT
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Periclase
Formula: MgO
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
'Phillipsite'
'Phosphorite'
Portlandite
Formula: Ca(OH)2
'Psilomelane'
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Qatranaite (TL)
Formula: CaZn2(OH)6(H2O)2
Reference: Stasiak, M., Galuskin, E.V., Kusz, J., Galuskina, I.O., Krzykawski, T., Vapnik, Y., Murashko, M. and Dulski, M. (2016) Qatranaite, IMA 2016-024. CNMNC Newsletter No. 32, August 2016, page 918; Mineralogical Magazine, 80: 915–922.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Rankinite
Formula: Ca3Si2O7
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Slag'
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Spurrite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Strelkinite
Formula: Na2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2O
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Tacharanite
Formula: Ca12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Thaumasite
Formula: Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
'Thomsonite'
Tobermorite
Formula: [Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Todorokite
Formula: (Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Transjordanite (TL)
Formula: Ni2P
Reference: Britvin, S.N., Murashko, M.N., Vapnik, Ye., Polekhovsky, Y.S. and Krivovichev, S.V. (2013) Transjordanite, IMA 2013-106. CNMNC Newsletter No. 19, February 2014, page 167; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 165-170.
'Tuff'
Tululite (TL)
Formula: Ca14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
Reference: Khoury, H.N., Sokol, E.V., Kokh, S.N., Seryotkin, Y.V., Nigmatulina, E.N., Goryainov, S.V., Belogub, E.V. and Clark, I.D. (2015) Tululite, IMA 2014-065. CNMNC Newsletter No. 23, February 2015, page 53; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 51-58. ; Khoury, H.N., Sokol, E.V., Kokh, S.N., Seryotkin, Y.V., Nigmatulina, E.N., Goryainov, S.V., Belogub, E.V., Clark, I.D. (2016): Tululite, Ca14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36: a new Ca zincate-aluminate from combustion metamorphic marbles, central Jordan. Mineralogy and Petrology, 110, 125-140
Tyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
'Unnamed (Basic Cd Chloride)'
Formula: Cd(OH)2–xClx
'Unnamed (Ca-Cd Hydroxide)'
Formula: (Ca1–xCdx)(OH)2
Uvarovite
Formula: Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Vapnikite
Formula: Ca2CaUO6
Vaterite
Formula: CaCO3
Volkonskoite
Formula: Ca0.3(Cr,Mg,Fe)2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Vorlanite
Formula: Ca(U6+)O4
'Wad'
Wairakite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Yugawaralite
Formula: CaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
'Zeolite Group'
Zincite
Formula: ZnO

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Barringerite1.BD.10(Fe,Ni)2P
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Krut'aite2.EB.05aCuSe2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Oldhamite2.CD.10(Ca,Mg)S
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 3 - Halides
'Atacamite'3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Birnessite4.FL.45(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Brownmillerite4.AC.10Ca2(Al,Fe3+)2O5
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Cerianite-(Ce)4.DL.05(Ce4+,Th)O2
Chlormayenite4.CC.20Ca12Al14O32[◻4Cl2]
Coronadite4.DK.05aPb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Eskolaite4.CB.05Cr2O3
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hollandite4.DK.05aBa(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Hydrocalumite4.FL.10Ca4Al2(OH)12(Cl,CO3,OH)2 · 4H2O
Lakargiite4.CC.30Ca(Zr,Sn,Ti)O3
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Lime4.AB.25CaO
Maghemite4.BB.15Fe3+2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Metatyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-CT4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Periclase4.AB.25MgO
Perovskite4.CC.30CaTiO3
Portlandite4.FE.05Ca(OH)2
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Strelkinite4.HB.30Na2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2O
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Todorokite4.DK.10(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Tyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Vapnikite4.00.Ca2CaUO6
Zincite4.AB.20ZnO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Ankerite'5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
'Aragonite'5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrotalcite5.DA.50Mg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Kutnohorite5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Vaterite5.AB.20CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Anhydrite'7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Bassanite7.CD.45CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Botryogen7.DC.25MgFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 7H2O
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
var: Barian Celestine7.AD.35(Sr,Ba)SO4
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Ettringite7.DG.15Ca6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12 · 26H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hashemite (TL)7.FA.15Ba(CrO4)
Jouravskite7.DG.15Ca3Mn4+(SO4)(CO3)(OH)6 · 12H2O
Thaumasite7.DG.15Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Afwillite'9.AG.75Ca3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Andradite'9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
'Anorthite'9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Beidellite9.EC.40(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Bultfonteinite9.AG.80Ca2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Clinohedrite9.AE.30CaZn(SiO4) · H2O
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Dorrite9.DH.40Ca4(Mg3Fe3+9)O4(Si3Al8Fe3+O36)
Epistilbite9.GD.45CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Faujasite-Ca9.GD.30(Ca,Na2,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Faujasite-Na9.GD.30(Na2,Ca,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Fluorellestadite9.AH.25Ca5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Jennite9.DG.20Ca9(Si3O9)2(OH)8 · 8H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Larnite9.AD.05Ca2SiO4
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
var: Leonhardite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Merwinite9.AD.15Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mordenite9.GD.35(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Rankinite9.BC.15Ca3Si2O7
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Spurrite9.AH.15Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Tacharanite9.HA.75Ca12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Tobermorite9.DG.10[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Uvarovite9.AD.25Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Volkonskoite9.EC.40Ca0.3(Cr,Mg,Fe)2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Wairakite9.GB.05Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Yugawaralite9.GB.15CaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
Zeolite Group9.G0.
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amber'-
'Apatite'-
'Apophyllite'-
Baryte-Hashemite Series-
Birunite-Ca18(SiO3)8.5(CO3)8.5SO4 · 15H2O(?)
Chabazite-
Clay-
Dachiardite-
Ellestadite-
Fluormayenite-Ca12Al14O32F2
Glass-
Heulandite subgroup-
Hydrogarnet-
K Feldspar-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Lime-monteponite Series-
Limestone-
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Marble-
Murashkoite-FeP
Phillipsite-
Phosphorite-
Psilomelane-
Qatranaite (TL)-CaZn2(OH)6(H2O)2
Slag-
Smectite Group-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Thomsonite-
Transjordanite (TL)-Ni2P
Tuff-
Tululite (TL)-Ca14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
Unnamed (Basic Cd Chloride)-Cd(OH)2–xClx
Unnamed (Ca-Cd Hydroxide)-(Ca1–xCdx)(OH)2
Vorlanite-Ca(U6+)O4
Wad-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Barringerite1.1.21.1(Fe,Ni)2P
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Krut'aite2.12.1.8CuSe2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Lime4.2.1.5CaO
Periclase4.2.1.1MgO
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
Zincite4.2.2.1ZnO
A2X3
Eskolaite4.3.1.3Cr2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Maghemite4.3.7.1Fe3+2O3
Perovskite4.3.3.1CaTiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Cerianite-(Ce)4.4.12.1(Ce4+,Th)O2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO4·xH2O
Vorlanite5.3.4.Ca(U6+)O4
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
Portlandite6.2.1.4Ca(OH)2
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Miscellaneous
Hydrocalumite6.4.4.1Ca4Al2(OH)12(Cl,CO3,OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
(AB)2X3
Birnessite7.5.3.1(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
AB3X7
Todorokite7.8.1.1(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
AB8X16
Coronadite7.9.1.4Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Hollandite7.9.1.1Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Miscellaneous
Brownmillerite7.11.2.1Ca2(Al,Fe3+)2O5
Chlormayenite7.11.3.1Ca12Al14O32[◻4Cl2]
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Vaterite14.1.2.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrotalcite16b.6.2.1Mg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Bassanite29.6.1.1CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Botryogen31.9.6.1MgFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 7H2O
Miscellaneous
Ettringite31.10.2.1Ca6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12 · 26H2O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Hydrated Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Jouravskite32.4.4.3Ca3Mn4+(SO4)(CO3)(OH)6 · 12H2O
Thaumasite32.4.4.4Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Group 35 - ANHYDROUS CHROMATES
AXO4
Hashemite (TL)35.3.3.1Ba(CrO4)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Metatyuyamunite40.2a.26.2Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Strelkinite40.2a.29.1Na2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2O
Tyuyamunite40.2a.26.1Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Hydroxylapatite41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Merwinite51.4.2.1Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
Uvarovite51.4.3b.3Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Larnite51.5.1.1Ca2SiO4
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
Clinohedrite52.2.1.2CaZn(SiO4) · H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Afwillite52.4.7.1Ca3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
Bultfonteinite52.4.7.2Ca2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Fluorellestadite52.4.9.3Ca5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (CO3)
Spurrite53.1.1.1Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Group 55 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups,Generally with no Additional Anions
Si2O7 Groups, Generally with no Additional Anions with cations in [7] coordination
Rankinite55.3.1.1Ca3Si2O7
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Jennite56.2.4.11Ca9(Si3O9)2(OH)8 · 8H2O
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
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Dorrite69.2.1a.2Ca4(Mg3Fe3+9)O4(Si3Al8Fe3+O36)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Beidellite71.3.1a.1(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Volkonskoite71.3.1a.4Ca0.3(Cr,Mg,Fe)2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Tacharanite72.3.2.6Ca12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Tobermorite72.3.2.1[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
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
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
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)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
'Dachiardite'77.1.6.4
Epistilbite77.1.6.2CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Mordenite77.1.6.1(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Wairakite77.1.1.3Ca(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Yugawaralite77.1.7.2CaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Amber'-
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Apatite'-
'Apophyllite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Baryte-Hashemite Series'-
Birunite-Ca18(SiO3)8.5(CO3)8.5SO4 · 15H2O(?)
Celestine
var: Barian Celestine
-(Sr,Ba)SO4
'Chabazite'-
'Clay'-
'Ellestadite'-
Faujasite-Ca-(Ca,Na2,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Faujasite-Na-(Na2,Ca,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Fluormayenite-Ca12Al14O32F2
'Glass'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Hydrogarnet'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Lakargiite-Ca(Zr,Sn,Ti)O3
Laumontite
var: Leonhardite
-CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
'Lime-monteponite Series'-
'Limestone'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Marble'-
Murashkoite-FeP
Oldhamite-(Ca,Mg)S
Opal
var: Opal-CT
-SiO2 · nH2O
'Phillipsite'-
'Phosphorite'-
'Psilomelane'-
Qatranaite (TL)-CaZn2(OH)6(H2O)2
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Slag'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Thomsonite'-
Transjordanite (TL)-Ni2P
'Tuff'-
Tululite (TL)-Ca14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
'Unnamed (Basic Cd Chloride)'-Cd(OH)2–xClx
'Unnamed (Ca-Cd Hydroxide)'-(Ca1–xCdx)(OH)2
Vapnikite-Ca2CaUO6
'Wad'-
'Zeolite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AfwilliteCa3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
H Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
H BiruniteCa18(SiO3)8.5(CO3)8.5SO4 · 15H2O(?)
H BotryogenMgFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 7H2O
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H ClinohedriteCaZn(SiO4) · H2O
H EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H EttringiteCa6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12 · 26H2O
H Faujasite-Ca(Ca,Na2,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
H Faujasite-Na(Na2,Ca,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HydrocalumiteCa4Al2(OH)12(Cl,CO3,OH)2 · 4H2O
H HydrotalciteMg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H JenniteCa9(Si3O9)2(OH)8 · 8H2O
H JouravskiteCa3Mn4+(SO4)(CO3)(OH)6 · 12H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H Laumontite (var: Leonhardite)CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
H PortlanditeCa(OH)2
H QatranaiteCaZn2(OH)6(H2O)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H StrelkiniteNa2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2O
H TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
H ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
H Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
H Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
H Unnamed (Basic Cd Chloride)Cd(OH)2–xClx
H Unnamed (Ca-Cd Hydroxide)(Ca1–xCdx)(OH)2
H VolkonskoiteCa0.3(Cr,Mg,Fe)2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
H WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
H YugawaraliteCaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
C BiruniteCa18(SiO3)8.5(CO3)8.5SO4 · 15H2O(?)
C CalciteCaCO3
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C GraphiteC
C HydrocalumiteCa4Al2(OH)12(Cl,CO3,OH)2 · 4H2O
C HydrotalciteMg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
C JouravskiteCa3Mn4+(SO4)(CO3)(OH)6 · 12H2O
C KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
C VateriteCaCO3
OOxygen
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O AfwilliteCa3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O AragoniteCaCO3
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O Celestine (var: Barian Celestine)(Sr,Ba)SO4
O BaryteBaSO4
O BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
O Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
O BiruniteCa18(SiO3)8.5(CO3)8.5SO4 · 15H2O(?)
O BotryogenMgFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 7H2O
O BrownmilleriteCa2(Al,Fe3+)2O5
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O CelestineSrSO4
O Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O ChlormayeniteCa12Al14O32[◻4Cl2]
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O ClinohedriteCaZn(SiO4) · H2O
O CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O CupriteCu2O
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O DorriteCa4(Mg3Fe93+)O4(Si3Al8Fe3+O36)
O EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O EskolaiteCr2O3
O EttringiteCa6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12 · 26H2O
O Faujasite-Ca(Ca,Na2,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
O Faujasite-Na(Na2,Ca,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O FluorellestaditeCa5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
O FluormayeniteCa12Al14O32F2
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HashemiteBa(CrO4)
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O HematiteFe2O3
O HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O HydrocalumiteCa4Al2(OH)12(Cl,CO3,OH)2 · 4H2O
O HydrotalciteMg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O JenniteCa9(Si3O9)2(OH)8 · 8H2O
O JouravskiteCa3Mn4+(SO4)(CO3)(OH)6 · 12H2O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
O LakargiiteCa(Zr,Sn,Ti)O3
O LarniteCa2SiO4
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O Laumontite (var: Leonhardite)CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O LimeCaO
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MaghemiteFe23+O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
O MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
O PericlaseMgO
O PerovskiteCaTiO3
O PortlanditeCa(OH)2
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O QatranaiteCaZn2(OH)6(H2O)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RankiniteCa3Si2O7
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
O StrelkiniteNa2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2O
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
O TenoriteCuO
O ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
O Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
O Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TululiteCa14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
O TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
O Unnamed (Basic Cd Chloride)Cd(OH)2–xClx
O Unnamed (Ca-Cd Hydroxide)(Ca1–xCdx)(OH)2
O UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
O VapnikiteCa2CaUO6
O VateriteCaCO3
O VolkonskoiteCa0.3(Cr,Mg,Fe)2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
O VorlaniteCa(U6+)O4
O WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O YugawaraliteCaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
O ZinciteZnO
FFluorine
F BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluorellestaditeCa5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
F FluoriteCaF2
F FluormayeniteCa12Al14O32F2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na Faujasite-Ca(Ca,Na2,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Na Faujasite-Na(Na2,Ca,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Na HaliteNaCl
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na StrelkiniteNa2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2O
Na Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg BotryogenMgFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 7H2O
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg DorriteCa4(Mg3Fe93+)O4(Si3Al8Fe3+O36)
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg Faujasite-Ca(Ca,Na2,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Mg Faujasite-Na(Na2,Ca,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Mg HydrotalciteMg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Mg MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg Oldhamite(Ca,Mg)S
Mg PericlaseMgO
Mg Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Mg TululiteCa14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
Mg VolkonskoiteCa0.3(Cr,Mg,Fe)2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al BrownmilleriteCa2(Al,Fe3+)2O5
Al ChlormayeniteCa12Al14O32[◻4Cl2]
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al DorriteCa4(Mg3Fe93+)O4(Si3Al8Fe3+O36)
Al EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Al EttringiteCa6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12 · 26H2O
Al Faujasite-Ca(Ca,Na2,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Al Faujasite-Na(Na2,Ca,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Al FluormayeniteCa12Al14O32F2
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
Al HydrocalumiteCa4Al2(OH)12(Cl,CO3,OH)2 · 4H2O
Al HydrotalciteMg6Al2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al Laumontite (var: Leonhardite)CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Al Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al TululiteCa14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
Al VolkonskoiteCa0.3(Cr,Mg,Fe)2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Al WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Al YugawaraliteCaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
SiSilicon
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si AfwilliteCa3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si BiruniteCa18(SiO3)8.5(CO3)8.5SO4 · 15H2O(?)
Si BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si ClinohedriteCaZn(SiO4) · H2O
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si DorriteCa4(Mg3Fe93+)O4(Si3Al8Fe3+O36)
Si EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Si Faujasite-Ca(Ca,Na2,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Si Faujasite-Na(Na2,Ca,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Si FluorellestaditeCa5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si JenniteCa9(Si3O9)2(OH)8 · 8H2O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si LarniteCa2SiO4
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Laumontite (var: Leonhardite)CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si RankiniteCa3Si2O7
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Si TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Si ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Si Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si TululiteCa14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
Si UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Si VolkonskoiteCa0.3(Cr,Mg,Fe)2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Si WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si YugawaraliteCaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
PPhosphorus
P Barringerite(Fe,Ni)2P
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
P MurashkoiteFeP
P TransjordaniteNi2P
P TululiteCa14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
SSulfur
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S Celestine (var: Barian Celestine)(Sr,Ba)SO4
S BaryteBaSO4
S BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
S BiruniteCa18(SiO3)8.5(CO3)8.5SO4 · 15H2O(?)
S BotryogenMgFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 7H2O
S CelestineSrSO4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S EttringiteCa6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12 · 26H2O
S FluorellestaditeCa5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S JouravskiteCa3Mn4+(SO4)(CO3)(OH)6 · 12H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S Oldhamite(Ca,Mg)S
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulphurS8
S ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
ClChlorine
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl ChlormayeniteCa12Al14O32[◻4Cl2]
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl HydrocalumiteCa4Al2(OH)12(Cl,CO3,OH)2 · 4H2O
Cl Unnamed (Basic Cd Chloride)Cd(OH)2–xClx
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AfwilliteCa3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Ca Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Ca BiruniteCa18(SiO3)8.5(CO3)8.5SO4 · 15H2O(?)
Ca BrownmilleriteCa2(Al,Fe3+)2O5
Ca BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca ChlormayeniteCa12Al14O32[◻4Cl2]
Ca ClinohedriteCaZn(SiO4) · H2O
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca DorriteCa4(Mg3Fe93+)O4(Si3Al8Fe3+O36)
Ca EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Ca EttringiteCa6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12 · 26H2O
Ca Faujasite-Ca(Ca,Na2,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Ca Faujasite-Na(Na2,Ca,Mg)3.5[Al7Si17O48] · 32H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca FluorellestaditeCa5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca FluormayeniteCa12Al14O32F2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca HydrocalumiteCa4Al2(OH)12(Cl,CO3,OH)2 · 4H2O
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
Ca JenniteCa9(Si3O9)2(OH)8 · 8H2O
Ca JouravskiteCa3Mn4+(SO4)(CO3)(OH)6 · 12H2O
Ca KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Ca LakargiiteCa(Zr,Sn,Ti)O3
Ca LarniteCa2SiO4
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca Laumontite (var: Leonhardite)CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca LimeCaO
Ca MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
Ca MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Ca Oldhamite(Ca,Mg)S
Ca PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ca PortlanditeCa(OH)2
Ca QatranaiteCaZn2(OH)6(H2O)2
Ca RankiniteCa3Si2O7
Ca SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Ca TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Ca ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Ca Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Ca Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Ca TululiteCa14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
Ca TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Ca Unnamed (Ca-Cd Hydroxide)(Ca1–xCdx)(OH)2
Ca UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Ca VapnikiteCa2CaUO6
Ca VateriteCaCO3
Ca VolkonskoiteCa0.3(Cr,Mg,Fe)2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Ca VorlaniteCa(U6+)O4
Ca WairakiteCa(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca YugawaraliteCaAl2Si6O16 · 4H2O
TiTitanium
Ti PerovskiteCaTiO3
VVanadium
V MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
V StrelkiniteNa2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2O
V TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
CrChromium
Cr EskolaiteCr2O3
Cr HashemiteBa(CrO4)
Cr UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Cr VolkonskoiteCa0.3(Cr,Mg,Fe)2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
MnManganese
Mn Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Mn CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Mn CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
Mn HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Mn JouravskiteCa3Mn4+(SO4)(CO3)(OH)6 · 12H2O
Mn KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Mn TululiteCa14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
FeIron
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe Barringerite(Fe,Ni)2P
Fe BotryogenMgFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 7H2O
Fe BrownmilleriteCa2(Al,Fe3+)2O5
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe DorriteCa4(Mg3Fe93+)O4(Si3Al8Fe3+O36)
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MaghemiteFe23+O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MurashkoiteFeP
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe TululiteCa14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
NiNickel
Ni Barringerite(Fe,Ni)2P
Ni TransjordaniteNi2P
CuCopper
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu Krut'aiteCuSe2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TenoriteCuO
ZnZinc
Zn ClinohedriteCaZn(SiO4) · H2O
Zn QatranaiteCaZn2(OH)6(H2O)2
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TululiteCa14(Fe3+,Al)(Al,Zn,Fe3+,Si,P,Mn,Mg)15O36
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
Zn ZinciteZnO
SeSelenium
Se Krut'aiteCuSe2
SrStrontium
Sr Celestine (var: Barian Celestine)(Sr,Ba)SO4
Sr CelestineSrSO4
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
Sr Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
ZrZirconium
Zr LakargiiteCa(Zr,Sn,Ti)O3
CdCadmium
Cd Unnamed (Basic Cd Chloride)Cd(OH)2–xClx
Cd Unnamed (Ca-Cd Hydroxide)(Ca1–xCdx)(OH)2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
BaBarium
Ba Celestine (var: Barian Celestine)(Sr,Ba)SO4
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba HashemiteBa(CrO4)
Ba HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Ba Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
CeCerium
Ce Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
ThThorium
Th Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
UUranium
U MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
U StrelkiniteNa2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 6H2O
U TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
U VapnikiteCa2CaUO6
U VorlaniteCa(U6+)O4

References

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Bender, F. (1968) Geologie von Jordanien - Beiträge zur regionalen Geologie der Erde, Bd. 7. Schweizerbart, Stuttgart, Germany, 230 pages (in German).
Bender, F. (1974) Geology of Jordan: Supplementary Edition in English with Minor Revisions (Contributions to the Regional Geology of the Earth, Supplementary Edition of Volume 7), 196 pages.
M.M. Abu-Ajamich, F. Bender et al. (1988): Natural Resources in Jordan. xx pp.

External Links

- http://www.nra.gov.jo/ [Jordan Natural Resources Authority]
- http://www.statoids.com/ujo.html

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