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Escambray Mountain (Sierra de Escambray), Villa Clara Province, Cuba

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 22° 14' 13'' North , 79° 53' 49'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 22.23722,-79.89722
GeoHash:G#: d5zntbht5
Locality type:Mountain
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet


3–4 m wide tributary of the Unimazo River, at ca. 450 m elevation in a densely forested area; UTM coordinates of the locality are 637 418, 242 2851.

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This is a list of additional names that have been recorded for mineral labels from this locality in the minID database. This may include previous versions of the locality name hierarchy from mindat.org.

Escambray Mountain, Villa Clara Province, Cuba

Regions containing this locality

The Caribbean

Region - 296 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


23 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2007). Coexisting jadeite and omphacite in metabasites from the Escambray Massif, Cuba. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 71, A621.; Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Auzende, A. L., Devouard, B., Guillot, S., Daniel, I., Baronnet, A., & Lardeaux, J. M. (2002). Serpentinites from Central Cuba petrology and HRTEM study. European Journal of Mineralogy, 14(5), 905-914.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
'Biotite'
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2007). Coexisting jadeite and omphacite in metabasites from the Escambray Massif, Cuba. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 71, A621.; Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Stanek, K. P., Maresch, W., Grafe, F., Gravel, C. H., & Baumann, A. (2006). Structure, tectonics and metamorphic development of the Sancti Spiritus Dome (eastern Escambray massif, Central Cuba). Geologica Acta, 4(1), 151.
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Auzende, A. L., Devouard, B., Guillot, S., Daniel, I., Baronnet, A., & Lardeaux, J. M. (2002). Serpentinites from Central Cuba petrology and HRTEM study. European Journal of Mineralogy, 14(5), 905-914.
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Deerite
Formula: (Fe,Mn)6(Fe,Al)3[Si6O17]O3(OH)5
Reference: Stanek, K. P., Maresch, W., Grafe, F., Gravel, C. H., & Baumann, A. (2006). Structure, tectonics and metamorphic development of the Sancti Spiritus Dome (eastern Escambray massif, Central Cuba). Geologica Acta, 4(1), 151.; Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2007). Coexisting jadeite and omphacite in metabasites from the Escambray Massif, Cuba. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 71, A621.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2007). Coexisting jadeite and omphacite in metabasites from the Escambray Massif, Cuba. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 71, A621.; Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Glaucophane
Formula: ◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Stanek, K. P., Maresch, W., Grafe, F., Gravel, C. H., & Baumann, A. (2006). Structure, tectonics and metamorphic development of the Sancti Spiritus Dome (eastern Escambray massif, Central Cuba). Geologica Acta, 4(1), 151.; Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Jadeite
Formula: Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2007). Coexisting jadeite and omphacite in metabasites from the Escambray Massif, Cuba. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 71, A621.; Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Katophorite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Stanek, K. P., Maresch, W., Grafe, F., Gravel, C. H., & Baumann, A. (2006). Structure, tectonics and metamorphic development of the Sancti Spiritus Dome (eastern Escambray massif, Central Cuba). Geologica Acta, 4(1), 151.
Lawsonite
Formula: CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Stanek, K. P., Maresch, W., Grafe, F., Gravel, C. H., & Baumann, A. (2006). Structure, tectonics and metamorphic development of the Sancti Spiritus Dome (eastern Escambray massif, Central Cuba). Geologica Acta, 4(1), 151.
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Auzende, A. L., Devouard, B., Guillot, S., Daniel, I., Baronnet, A., & Lardeaux, J. M. (2002). Serpentinites from Central Cuba petrology and HRTEM study. European Journal of Mineralogy, 14(5), 905-914.
'Mica Group'
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Omphacite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Reference: Stanek, K. P., Maresch, W., Grafe, F., Gravel, C. H., & Baumann, A. (2006). Structure, tectonics and metamorphic development of the Sancti Spiritus Dome (eastern Escambray massif, Central Cuba). Geologica Acta, 4(1), 151.; Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2007). Coexisting jadeite and omphacite in metabasites from the Escambray Massif, Cuba. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 71, A621.; Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
'Pumpellyite'
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2007). Coexisting jadeite and omphacite in metabasites from the Escambray Massif, Cuba. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 71, A621.; Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Stanek, K. P., Maresch, W., Grafe, F., Gravel, C. H., & Baumann, A. (2006). Structure, tectonics and metamorphic development of the Sancti Spiritus Dome (eastern Escambray massif, Central Cuba). Geologica Acta, 4(1), 151.; Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Auzende, A. L., Devouard, B., Guillot, S., Daniel, I., Baronnet, A., & Lardeaux, J. M. (2002). Serpentinites from Central Cuba petrology and HRTEM study. European Journal of Mineralogy, 14(5), 905-914.
Taramite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Actinolite'9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Anorthite'9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Antigorite'9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Augite'9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
'Chloritoid'9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
'Chrysotile'9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Clinozoisite'9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Deerite'9.DH.60(Fe,Mn)6(Fe,Al)3[Si6O17]O3(OH)5
'Diopside'9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
'Epidote'9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Glaucophane'9.DE.25◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
'Jadeite'9.DA.25Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
'Katophorite'9.DE.20{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
'Kyanite'9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
'Lawsonite'9.BE.05CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
'Lizardite'9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Nepheline'9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
'Omphacite'9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
'Taramite'9.DE.20{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'Titanite'9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Mica Group'-
'Pumpellyite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
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
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
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
Lawsonite56.2.3.1CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
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)
Clinozoisite58.2.1a.4{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Jadeite65.1.3c.1Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Omphacite65.1.3b.1(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Glaucophane66.1.3c.1◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Katophorite66.1.3b.11{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Taramite66.1.3b.15{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Deerite69.2.3.3(Fe,Mn)6(Fe,Al)3[Si6O17]O3(OH)5
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
Lizardite71.1.2b.2Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Mica Group'-
'Pumpellyite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Deerite(Fe,Mn)6(Fe,Al)3[Si6O17]O3(OH)5
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
H Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
H LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
H LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Deerite(Fe,Mn)6(Fe,Al)3[Si6O17]O3(OH)5
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
O JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
O Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
O LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Na JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Na Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Mg Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Mg LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Al Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Al JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Al Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Deerite(Fe,Mn)6(Fe,Al)3[Si6O17]O3(OH)5
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Si JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Si Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Si LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Ca LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Ca Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Ca Taramite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Fe Deerite(Fe,Mn)6(Fe,Al)3[Si6O17]O3(OH)5
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Fe Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

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Maresch, W. V., Grevel, C., Stanek, K. P., Schertl, H. P., & Carpenter, M. A. (2012). Multiple growth mechanisms of jadeite in Cuban metabasite. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24(2), 217-235.


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