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Kuopio-Kaavi diamond field, Northeastern Savonia, Northern Savonia, Finland

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20 kimberlite pipes.
Exploration by Poplar Resources.

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19 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Catapleiite ?
Formula: Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Reference: Hugh E. O'Brien and Matti Tyni (1999) Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Kimberlites and Related Rocks from Finland. Proceedings of the 7th International Kimberlite Conference, 1999, p.625-636.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Diamond
Formula: C
Reference: Hugh E. O'Brien and Matti Tyni (1999) Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Kimberlites and Related Rocks from Finland. Proceedings of the 7th International Kimberlite Conference, 1999, p.625-636.
Diamond
Formula: C
'commodity:Diamond'
Reference:  
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Djerfisherite
Formula: K6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
Reference: o´Brien, H.E. & Tyni, Matti 1999. Mineralogy and geochemistry of kimberlites and related rocks from Finland. Proceedings of the 7th International Kimberlite conference , Cape Town, South Africa, 12 s.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Geikielite
Formula: MgTiO3
Reference: O´Brien, H.E.& Tyni,M. 1999. Mineralogy and geochemistry of kimberlites and related rocks from Finland. Proceedings of the 7th International Kimberlite Conference, Cape Town, South Africa.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Ilmenite var: Picroilmenite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
'Kimberlite'
Kinoshitalite
Formula: (Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland; Hugh E. O'Brien and Matti Tyni (1999) Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Kimberlites and Related Rocks from Finland. Proceedings of the 7th International Kimberlite Conference, 1999, p.625-636.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Monticellite
Formula: CaMgSiO4
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Pyrope
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Richterite
Formula: {Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Hugh E. O'Brien and Matti Tyni (1999) Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Kimberlites and Related Rocks from Finland. Proceedings of the 7th International Kimberlite Conference, 1999, p.625-636.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Spinel var: Pleonaste
Formula: (Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Ulvöspinel
Formula: TiFe2O4
Reference: O´Brien Hugh,Tyni Matti 2005 Eastern Finland kimberlite province. Fifth international dyke conference 31.7-3.8. 2005 Rovaniemi, Finland
Xonotlite
Formula: Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Reference: Ilkka Mikkola collection, Identification by Dr Seppo Lahti

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Diamond'1.CB.10aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Djerfisherite'2.FC.05K6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Chromite'4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Geikielite'4.CB.05MgTiO3
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
var: Picroilmenite4.CB.05(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Perovskite'4.CC.30CaTiO3
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
var: Pleonaste4.BB.05(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Ulvöspinel4.BB.05TiFe2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Catapleiite' ?9.CA.15Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
'Diopside'9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
'Forsterite'9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
'Kinoshitalite'9.EC.35(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
'Monticellite'9.AC.10CaMgSiO4
Pyrope9.AD.25Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Richterite9.DE.20{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Xonotlite9.DG.35Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Kimberlite'-
Serpentine Subgroup-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
Chlor-sulfides
Djerfisherite2.15.2.1K6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Geikielite4.3.5.2MgTiO3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Perovskite4.3.3.1CaTiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Ulvöspinel7.2.5.2TiFe2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Monticellite51.3.2.1CaMgSiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Pyrope51.4.3a.1Mg3Al2(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 [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 59 - CYCLOSILICATES Three-Membered Rings
Three-Membered Rings, hydrated
Catapleiite ?59.2.2.1Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Richterite66.1.3b.9{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Amphiboles - Ca-Na subgroup
Xonotlite66.3.1.1Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Kinoshitalite71.2.2c.5(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
Ilmenite
var: Picroilmenite
-(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
'Kimberlite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Spinel
var: Pleonaste
-(Mg,Fe)Al2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
H Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
H Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DiamondC
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O GeikieliteMgTiO3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
O PerovskiteCaTiO3
O Ilmenite (var: Picroilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
O Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
O PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
O Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
O XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
NaSodium
Na CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Na Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg GeikieliteMgTiO3
Mg Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Mg MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Mg Ilmenite (var: Picroilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
Mg Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Mg PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Mg Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Al Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Al PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Si MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Si PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Si Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
SSulfur
S DjerfisheriteK6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
ClChlorine
Cl DjerfisheriteK6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
KPotassium
K DjerfisheriteK6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
K Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Ca PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ca Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti GeikieliteMgTiO3
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ti Ilmenite (var: Picroilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe DjerfisheriteK6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Ilmenite (var: Picroilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
Fe Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
NiNickel
Ni DjerfisheriteK6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu DjerfisheriteK6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
ZrZirconium
Zr CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
BaBarium
Ba Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2

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