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Lordsburg, Lordsburg District, Pyramid Mountains, Hidalgo Co., New Mexico, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 20' 49'' North , 108° 42' 26'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Lordsburg2,531 (2017)0.4km
Glen Acres208 (2017)3.2km
Cotton City388 (2011)33.0km
White Signal181 (2011)39.5km
Animas237 (2011)45.2km


An incorporated city and county seat founded in 1880.

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72 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
'Alunite Group'
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
'Alunite Supergroup'
Formula: AD3(XO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: P Cristofono collection, 2008
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom Collection
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
'Argentite'
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom Collection
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: 2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Min Rec 20:1 p57
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Reference: Min Rec 20:1 p57
Beaverite-(Cu)
Formula: Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom Collection
Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom Collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Reference: C. Lemanski, Jr. collection (6893CL).; U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: NMBMMR OFR 166
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 40 localities in this region.
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom; Chester S. Lemanski, Jr.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: NMBMMR OFR 166; U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: 2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: 2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts; Robert E. Walstrom
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 34 Fluorspar in New Mexico; Flege, R. F., (1959) Geology of Lordsburg Quadrangle, Hidalgo County, New Mexico, NMBMGR Bulletin 62
Fluorophlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom Collection
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Habit: as brown fibrous crusts and brown / black micro spheres
Colour: brown to black
Fluorescence: none
Reference: personally collected Eckhard D. Stuart 02/15/2009
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: 2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts; Robert E. Walstrom
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom Collection
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Hematite var. Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Min Rec 20:1 p57
Hinsdalite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
'Hollandite Supergroup'
Formula: A2+[M4+6M3+2]O16
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: NMBMMR OFR 166
Libethenite
Formula: Cu2(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad; NMBMMR OFR 166
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: 2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts; Robert E. Walstrom
Ludjibaite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Rolf Luetcke
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Habit: Acicular, individuals, matted, coatings
Colour: Bright green
Fluorescence: None
Description: Occurs commonly as unusual individual acicular crystals in open fracture surfaces and cavities in mineralized rock. Very attractive.
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom; Chester S. Lemanski, Jr.
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: P Cristofono collection, 2008
'Manganese Oxides var. Manganese Dendrites'
Reference: P Cristofono collection, 2008
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 68 The Ore Deposits of New Mexico
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: 2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Muscovite var. Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Habit: Acicular; radial-fibrous
Colour: Dark green
Description: Found in a single boulder as 360° radial-fibrous structures in a very narrow open fracture surface.
Reference: Eckhard Stuart; 2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom Collection
Osarizawaite
Formula: Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom Collection
Oxyplumboroméite
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom Collection
Pennantite
Formula: Mn2+5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Plumbogummite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
'Plumbogummite Group'
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Pseudoboleite
Formula: Pb31Cu24Cl62(OH)48
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom Collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 34 Fluorspar in New Mexico; Flege, R. F., (1959) Geology of Lordsburg Quadrangle, Hidalgo County, New Mexico, NMBMGR Bulletin 62
Reichenbachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: 2009 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Description: Alteration of olivine in basalts.
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Scholzite
Formula: CaZn2(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Description: XRD ID per Robert Walstrom and presentation by Mr Walstrom at 2018 New Mexico Mineral Symposium.
Reference: Don & Cookie Saathoff collection
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Min Rec 20:1 p57
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Copper Handbook 1911
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Vanadinite
Formula: Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Reference: Robert E. Walstrom
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Pseudoboleite3.DB.10Pb31Cu24Cl62(OH)48
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Coronadite4.DK.05aPb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var. Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Oxyplumboroméite4.DH.Pb2Sb2O6O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Beaverite-(Cu)7.BC.10Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Caledonite7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Osarizawaite7.BC.10Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Cacoxenite8.DC.40Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Goyazite8.BL.10SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Hinsdalite8.BL.05PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Libethenite8.BB.30Cu2(PO4)(OH)
Ludjibaite8.BD.25Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Olivenite8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Plumbogummite8.BL.10PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reichenbachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Scholzite8.CA.45CaZn2(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Vanadinite8.BN.05Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fluorophlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var. Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pennantite9.EC.55Mn2+5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Saponite9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Alunite Group'-
'Alunite Supergroup'-AD3(XO4)2(OH)6
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Argentite'-Ag2S
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hollandite Supergroup'-A2+[M4+6M3+2]O16
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
'var. Manganese Dendrites'-
'Plumbogummite Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
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
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB8X16
Coronadite7.9.1.4Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
AmBn(O,OH)pXq
Pseudoboleite10.6.8.1Pb31Cu24Cl62(OH)48
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
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
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Beaverite-(Cu)30.2.5.7Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Osarizawaite30.2.4.4Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Anhydrous Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Caledonite32.3.2.1Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O
Scholzite40.2.6.1CaZn2(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Ludjibaite41.4.3.3Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reichenbachite41.4.3.2Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Libethenite41.6.6.2Cu2(PO4)(OH)
Olivenite41.6.6.1Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Vanadinite41.8.4.3Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Goyazite42.7.3.3SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Plumbogummite42.7.3.5PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Miscellaneous
Cacoxenite42.13.5.1Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Hinsdalite43.4.1.5PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Willemite51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Saponite71.3.1b.2Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Chamosite71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Pennantite71.4.1.8Mn2+5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
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
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Alunite Group'-
'Alunite Supergroup'-AD3(XO4)2(OH)6
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Argentite'-Ag2S
'Chlorite Group'-
Fluorophlogopite-KMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Hematite
var. Specularite
-Fe2O3
'Hollandite Supergroup'-A2+[M4+6M3+2]O16
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
'var. Manganese Dendrites'-
Muscovite
var. Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Oxyplumboroméite-Pb2Sb2O6O
'Plumbogummite Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H PseudoboleitePb31Cu24Cl62(OH)48
H PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
H PennantiteMn52+Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H ScholziteCaZn2(PO4)2 · 2H2O
H ReichenbachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
H Alunite SupergroupAD3(XO4)2(OH)6
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
H FluorophlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
H CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O CalciteCaCO3
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O QuartzSiO2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Hematite var. SpeculariteFe2O3
O SideriteFeCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
O TenoriteCuO
O OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O PseudoboleitePb31Cu24Cl62(OH)48
O Hollandite SupergroupA2+[M64+M23+]O16
O PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O CupriteCu2O
O Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
O PennantiteMn52+Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O ScholziteCaZn2(PO4)2 · 2H2O
O ReichenbachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
O CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O Alunite SupergroupAD3(XO4)2(OH)6
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O OxyplumboroméitePb2Sb2O6O
O FluorophlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
O CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AnglesitePbSO4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F FluorophlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Mg FluorophlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Al PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Al GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al PennantiteMn52+Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Al FluorophlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Al CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
SiSilicon
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Si PennantiteMn52+Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si FluorophlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
PPhosphorus
P LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
P PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
P LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
P HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P ScholziteCaZn2(PO4)2 · 2H2O
P ReichenbachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S DigeniteCu9S5
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S AcanthiteAg2S
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S CovelliteCuS
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S ArgentiteAg2S
S HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
S Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AnglesitePbSO4
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Cl PseudoboleitePb31Cu24Cl62(OH)48
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K FluorophlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca ScholziteCaZn2(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
VVanadium
V VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn PennantiteMn52+Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mn CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
FeIron
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Hematite var. SpeculariteFe2O3
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Fe Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
Cu PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu PseudoboleitePb31Cu24Cl62(OH)48
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Cu ReichenbachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
ZnZinc
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn ScholziteCaZn2(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4
AsArsenic
As OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
SrStrontium
Sr GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag SilverAg
Ag ArgentiteAg2S
SbAntimony
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb OxyplumboroméitePb2Sb2O6O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb PseudoboleitePb31Cu24Cl62(OH)48
Pb PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Pb CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Pb Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Pb OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb OxyplumboroméitePb2Sb2O6O
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

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