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Silesia, Czech Republic/Germany/Polandi
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Locality type:
Region (Historical) - last checked 2019
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Wrocław634,893 (2016)
Katowice317,316 (2015)
Ostrava313,088 (2018)
Gliwice198,835 (2017)
Zabrze192,177 (2013)
Bytom189,186 (2018)
Other Languages:
Czech:
Slezsko
French:
Silésie
German:
Schlesien
Italian:
Slesia
Lower Sorbian:
Šlazyńska
Polish:
Śląsk
Russian:
Силезия
Silesian:
Ślōnsk
Simplified Chinese:
西里西亞
Spanish:
Silesia
Upper Sorbian:
Šleska
Afrikaans:
Silesië
Arabic:
سيليزيا
Armenian:
Սիլեզիա
Asturian:
Silesia
Azeri:
Sileziya
Basque:
Silesia
Belarusian:
Сілезія
Bosnian:
Šleska
Breton:
Silezia
Bulgarian:
Силезия
Catalan:
Silèsia
Croatian:
Šleska
Danish:
Schlesien
Dutch:
Silezië
Esperanto:
Silezio
Estonian:
Sileesia
Farsi/Persian:
سیلزی
Finnish:
Sleesia
Galician:
Silesia
Georgian:
სილეზია
Greek:
Σιλεσία
Hebrew:
שלזיה
Hungarian:
Szilézia
Icelandic:
Slesía
Indonesian:
Silesia
Irish Gaelic:
An tSiléis
Japanese:
シレジア
Javanese:
Silesia
Korean:
실레시아
Latin:
Silesia
Latvian:
Silēzija
Lithuanian:
Silezija
Lombard:
Slesia
Luxembourgish:
Schlesien
Macedonian:
Шлеска
Mazanderani:
سیلزی
Moksha:
Силезие
Norwegian:
Schlesien
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Schlesien
Occitan:
Silèsia
Ossetian:
Силези
Portuguese:
Silésia
Romanian:
Silezia
Scots:
Silesie
Serbian:
Шлеска
Serbo-Croatian:
Šleska
Slovak:
Sliezsko
Slovenian:
Šlezija
Swedish:
Schlesien
Tagalog:
Silesya
Tatar:
Силезия
Thai:
ไซลีเซีย
Turkish:
Silezya
Ukrainian:
Сілезія
Uzbek (Latin Script):
Sileziya
Vietnamese:
Silesia
Waray:
Silesia
Welsh:
Silesia
West Frisian:
Sileezje
Yiddish:
שלעזיע
Zazaki:
Silezya


An ancient European region, covering the South-East of the Czech Republic (eastern Moravia) and the South-West of Poland (see Lower Silesia). The former Austrian province of Silesia is now entirely part of the Moravia-Silesia Region.



For old German names of Polish (Silesian especially) localities see:
http://www.kartenmeister.com
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liste_deutscher_Bezeichnungen_polnischer_Orte
http://www.genealogienetz.de/reg/SCI/orte-d.html

For old maps see:
http://oldmaps.geolab.cz/?z_height=700&z_width=700&z_newwin=0&&lang=en

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848 valid minerals. 21 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 2 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc. 2 erroneous literature entries.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Abernathyite ?
Formula: K(UO2)(AsO4) · 3H2O
Reference: Mochnacka K. 1975: Mineralizacja skał metamorficznych części Pogórza Izerskiego. Pr. Geol. kom. Nauk Geol. PAN Oddz. w Krakowie nr 89.; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Acetamide ?
Formula: CH3CONH2
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40; Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Aeschynite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Afmite ?
Formula: Al3(OH)4(H2O)3(PO4)(PO3OH) · H2O
Reference: ŁKruszewski PXRD data
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Akaganeite
Formula: (Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
'Åkermanite-Gehlenite Series'
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., 2014: Mineralogy of some metacarbonate rocks from burned coal-mining dump in Przygórze (Lower Silesian Coal Basin) and its analogy to "olive" rocks from the Hatrurim Formation. Proceedings of the International Symposium CEMC 2014, Skalský Dvůr, April 23-26th, 26-27
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Reference: Chmielewski, A., Oszczepalski, S. (2016): Replacement processes of primary mineralization in the uppermost part of the Kupferschiefer series in SW Poland. Mineralogia - Special Papers: 45: 41-42
Alamosite
Formula: PbSiO3
Reference: Tyszka, R., Pietranik, A., Kierczak, J., Zieliński, G., & Darling, J. (2018). Cadmium distribution in Pb-Zn slags from Upper Silesia, Poland: Implications for cadmium mobility from slag phases to the environment. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 186, 215-224.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 64 localities in this region.
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Albite var: Oligoclase-Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
'Alipite'
Formula: (Ni,Mg)3Si4O10(OH)2 · nH2O
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Allanite-(Y)
Formula: {CaY}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ma, C., Rossman, G.R., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S.S., Buffat, P., Rutkowski, B. (2016): Żabińskiite, ideally Ca(Al0.5Ta0.5)(SiO4)O, a new mineral of the titanite group from the Piława Górna pegmatite, the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland, Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press); Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Cooper, M.A., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S. (2015): Pilawite-(Y), Ca2(Y,Yb)2[Al4(SiO4)4O2(OH)2], a new mineral from the Piława Górna granitic pegmatite, southwestern Poland: mineralogical data, crystal structure and association. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1143-1157.
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Allophite'
Formula: Mg8Al4Si5O24 · H2O
Reference: Hey
Alluaudite
Formula: (Na,Ca)Mn2+(Fe3+,Mn2+,Fe2+,Mg)2(PO4)3
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Harańczyk, Cz. (1983): Paragenezy mineralne w złożach krakowidów i ich pokrywy. Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae: 53(1-4): 91-126 [in Polish, with English abstract]
Aluminite
Formula: Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Reference: Pauliš, P.: Die interessanten mineralogische Fundstellen in Mähren und Schlesien. Kutná Hora: Kuttna, 2001.
Aluminocopiapite
Formula: Al2/3Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Aluminopyracmonite ?
Formula: (NH4)3Al(SO4)3
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski (PXRD data)
Alum-(K)
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Alum-(Na) ?
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
'Alumogel'
Reference: Pauliš, P.: Die interessanten mineralogische Fundstellen in Mähren und Schlesien. Kutná Hora: Kuttna, 2001.
Alumohydrocalcite
Formula: CaAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · 4H2O
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Alunite Group'
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD data; field and microscopic observations
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Amesite
Formula: Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Ammonioalunite
Formula: (NH4)Al3(SO4)2(OH)6
Ammoniojarosite
Formula: (NH4)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Ammonioleucite ?
Formula: (NH4)(AlSi2O6)
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Byssolite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Kruťa, T.: Nerostný výzkum ve Slezsku v roce 1955. Přírodovědecký sborník Ostravského kraje, 1956, roč. 17, č. 1, s. 125-146.
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Uralite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Anilite
Formula: Cu7S4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
'Ankerite-Dolomite Series'
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Anorthite var: Bytownite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Anorthoclase'
Formula: (Na,K)AlSi3O8
Description: At the direct contact basanite/marls.
Reference: W. Szeliga, Mineralogical Society of Poland, Special Papers, 2004, V 24, pp. 369-372.
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: Pieczka, A.; Grew, E.S.; Groat, L.A.; Evans, R.J. (2011): Holtite and dumortierite from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland. Mineralogical Magazine 75, 303-315.; Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.
Anyuiite
Formula: AuPb2
Reference: Extra Lapis English No. 5 Gold
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
'Apatite Group'
'Aphrosiderite'
Formula: (Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Websky, M. (1878): Zeitschrift der Deutschen Geologischen Gesellschaft 31, 211.
'Apophyllite'
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Aragonite var: Plumboan Aragonite
Formula: (Ca,Pb)CO3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Aragonite var: Tarnowitzite (FRL)
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Breithaupt, August (1841) Handbuch fur Mineralogie
Arcanite
Formula: K2SO4
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Argentopentlandite
Formula: Ag(Fe,Ni)8S8
Reference: Piestrzyński, A., Kowalik, K. (2014): Argentopentlandite from barite vein in Zagórze Śląskie, Lower Silesia; a first occurrence in Poland. Mineralogia: 45(1-2): 13-25
Argyrodite
Formula: Ag8GeS6
Reference: Piestrzyński, A. (Main Ed.), Zaleska-Kuczmierczyk, M., Jasiński, A.W., Kotarski, J., Maślanka, W., Siewierski, S., Speczik, S., Śmieszek, Z. (1996): Monografia KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. Lubin., 1204 pp.
'Arrojadite Group' ?
Formula: A2 E2CaNa2+xM13R (HPO4)1-x(PO4)11W2
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78
Arrojadite-(KFe)
Formula: {KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe2+13}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Gołębiowska, B., Włodek, A., Grochowina, A. (2016): Maneckiite, ideally NaCa2Fe2+2(Fe3+Mg)Mn2(PO4)6(H2O)2, a new phosphate mineral of the wicksite supergroup from the Michałkowa pegmatite, Góry Sowie block, southwestern Poland. Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press
Arsenic
Formula: As
Arseniosiderite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: Domańska, J.: Rędziny. Otoczak, nr. 29, p. 38-52.
Arsenogorceixite
Formula: BaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Arsenolamprite
Formula: As
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data (to be published soon)
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 40 localities in this region.
Arsenopyrite var: Danaite
Formula: (Fe0.90Co0.10)AsS - (Fe0.65Co0.35)AsS
Reference: Lis, J., Sylwestrzak, H., 1986. Minerały Dolnego Śląska. Instytut Geologiczny, Wydawnictwa Geologiczne, Warszawa, 791 pp.
Athabascaite
Formula: Cu5Se4
Reference: Sejkora, J., Plášil, J., Litochleb, J., Škácha, P., Pavlícek, R. (2012): A selenide association with macroscopic umangite from the abandoned uranium deposit Zálesí, Rychlebské hory Mountains (Czech Republic). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrologického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 20, 187-196 (in Czech with English abstract).
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Axinite-(Fe)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
'Axinite Group'
Axinite-(Mn) ?
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Reference: Jęczmyk B. (1956) Aksynit z rejonu Głuchołaz
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Babingtonite
Formula: Ca2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Reference: Matýsek D., Jirásek J., Skupien P, Thomson S.N.: The Žermanice sill: new insights into the mineralogy, petrology, age, and origin of the teschenite association rocks in the Western Carpathians, Czech Republic. International Journal of Earth Sciences, doi: 10.1007/s00531-018-1614-x.
Baghdadite ?
Formula: Ca3(Zr,Ti)(Si2O7)O2
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD and EPMA data
Bararite
Formula: (NH4)2[SiF6]
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 55 localities in this region.
'Basaltic Hornblende'
Bassanite
Formula: Ca(SO4) · 0.5H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Bavenite
Formula: Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Bayerite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Bazzite
Formula: Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Becquerelite
Formula: Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Belloite ?
Formula: Cu(OH)Cl
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Benjaminite
Formula: Ag3Bi7S12
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A., Parafiniuk J. 2006: Cu(Ag)-Pb-Bi(Sb) sulphosalts from Rędziny (Western Sudetes, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 78-80; Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
Beraunite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Berryite
Formula: Cu3Ag2Pb3Bi7S16
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A., Parafiniuk J. 2006: Cu(Ag)-Pb-Bi(Sb) sulphosalts from Rędziny (Western Sudetes, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 78-80; Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
Berthierine
Formula: (Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Reference: Fojt B.: Ba-minerály železnorudné mineralizace na stratiformním sulfidickém ložisku Horní Benešov v Nízkém Jeseníku. Minerál, 2013, roč. 21, č. 4, s. 311-312.; Mücke A., Dolníček Z., Fojt B., Hladíková J., Pudilová M., Reif J., Škoda R.: The Horní Benešov ore deposit in the Devonian Šternberk-Horní Benešov Belt, Jeseníky Mts, Czech Republic. Part II: Fe-ore occurrences. – Čas. Slez. Muz. Opava (A), 2013, 62, 215-254.
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Eligiusz Szełęg collection
Beryl var: Caesium Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78; Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ma, C., Rossman, G.R., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S.S., Buffat, P., Rutkowski, B. (2016): Żabińskiite, ideally Ca(Al0.5Ta0.5)(SiO4)O, a new mineral of the titanite group from the Piława Górna pegmatite, the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland, Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press
Berzelianite
Formula: Cu2Se
Reference: Sejkora, J., Plášil, J., Litochleb, J., Škácha, P., Pavlícek, R. (2012): A selenide association with macroscopic umangite from the abandoned uranium deposit Zálesí, Rychlebské hory Mountains (Czech Republic). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrologického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 20, 187-196 (in Czech with English abstract).
'Betafite Group'
Formula: A2(Ti,Nb)2O6Z
Betekhtinite
Formula: (Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
Beudantite ?
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Warchulski, R., Gawęda, A., Szopa, K. (2014): Secondary phases from the Zn-Pb smelting slags from Katowice – Piekary Śląskie area, Upper Silesia, Poland: a SEM – XRD overview. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 110-111
Beusite
Formula: Mn2+Mn2+2 (PO4)2
Beusite-(Ca)
Formula: CaMn2+2(PO4)2
Reference: Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Beyerite
Formula: Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Bianchite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)SO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Bril, H., Zainoun, K., Puziewicz, J., Courtin-Nomade, A., Vanaecker, M. & Bollinger, J.-C. (2008): Secondary phases from the alteration of a pile of zinc-smelting slag as indicators of environmental conditions: an example from Świętochłowice, Upper Silesia, Poland. Canadian Mineralogist 46, 1235-1248.
Bílinite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: Nejbert, K., Siuda, R., Borzęcki, R., Matyszczak, W. (2013): Mineralogy of antimony ores mined at Dębowina in the Bardzkie Mts (Sudetes), SW Poland. Mineralogia Special Papers: 41: 68
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 61 localities in this region.
Bischofite
Formula: MgCl2 · 6H2O
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Bismoclite
Formula: BiOCl
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
'Bismuth Ochre'
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Bitumen'
Bityite
Formula: LiCaAl2(AlBeSi2O10)(OH)2
Reference: Łodziński, M., Pieczka, A. (2011): Gahnite inclusions in beryl in pegmatites of the Sowie Mts. Block, the Strzegom-Sobótka Massif and the Hruby Jesenik Massif, Sudety Mts. Mineralogia Special Papers: 38: 131-132
Blödite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Bobfergusonite
Formula: Na2Mn5FeAl(PO4)6
Reference: Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Bobierrite
Formula: Mg3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data (to be published soon)
Bohdanowiczite
Formula: AgBiSe2
Reference: Sejkora J., Škoda R., Pauliš P. 2006: Selenium mineralization of the uranium deposit Zálesí, Rychlebské Hory Mts., Czech Republic. Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 196-198
Bohseite (TL)
Formula: Ca4Be3+xAl1-xSi9O25-x(OH)3+x
Type Locality:
Reference: Szełęg, E., Zuzens, B., Hawthorne, F.C., Pieczka, A., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S.S., Friis, H., Makovicky, E., Weller, M.T., Lemée-Cailleau, M.-H. (2017): Bohseite, ideally Ca4Be4Si9O24(OH)4, from the Piława Górna quarry, the Góry Sowie Block, SW Poland. Mineralogical Magazine 81, 35-46.
Boracite
Formula: Mg3(B7O13)Cl
Reference: Kucha H. 1979: Anilite, Cu7S4, from Lubin mine, Lower Silesia, Poland. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 10, 89-96; Piestrzynski, A., and Wodzicki, A. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 37-47.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 35 localities in this region.
Bornite var: Half-Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Kucha, H., Mayer, W., Piestrzyński, A., Wieczorek, A. (1981): The replacement of rutile by chalcocite in the Zechstein copper ores of the Fore–Sudetic Monocline. Mineral. Polon.: 12(1): 69–76
Bornite var: Quatr-Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Kucha, H., Mayer, W., Piestrzyński, A., Wieczorek, A. (1981): The replacement of rutile by chalcocite in the Zechstein copper ores of the Fore–Sudetic Monocline. Mineral. Polon.: 12(1): 69–76
Botallackite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2019) (coll. Mateusz Świerk, Rafał Siuda, Jarosław Skupniewski)
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Boussingaultite
Formula: (NH4)2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
'Boussingaultite-Mohrite Series'
Reference: Ciesielczuk, J., Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Misz-Kennan, M., Lewińska-Preis, L., Kita, A. (2014): Composition of water located in the coal waste dumps in Lower Silesia, Poland. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 46
Brannerite
Formula: UTi2O6
Brassite
Formula: Mg(HAsO4) · 4H2O
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Brianyoungite
Formula: Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Pauliš, P. (2012), Neues Mineral Fund in den mährischen und schlesischen mineralogische Fundstellen Kutná Hora: Kuttna.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
'Brownmillerite-Srebrodolskite Series'
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., 2014: Mineralogy of some metacarbonate rocks from burned coal-mining dump in Przygórze (Lower Silesian Coal Basin) and its analogy to "olive" rocks from the Hatrurim Formation. Proceedings of the International Symposium CEMC 2014, Skalský Dvůr, April 23-26th, 26-27
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Brushite
Formula: Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2018) (coll. Mateusz Świerk)
Buddingtonite ?
Formula: (NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł. (2018)(?): Geochemical Behavior of Trace Elements in Upper and Lower Silesian Basin Coal-Fire Gob Piles, Poland. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction); Ł. Kruszewski EPMA/PXRD data
Butlerite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Bütschliite ?
Formula: K2Ca(CO3)2
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Calciosamarskite
Formula: (Ca,Fe3+,Y)2(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O8
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 187 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Ferroan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Fe)CO3
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Reference: Chabros E., Dzierżanowski P., Kozłowski P. 2002: Post-magmatic rare-earth-element mineralisation in the granitoid Strzegom Massif, SW Poland. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20, 71-73
Calcite var: Plumboan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Pb)CO3
Reference: Piestrzyński, A. (Main Ed.), Zaleska-Kuczmierczyk, M., Jasiński, A.W., Kotarski, J., Maślanka, W., Siewierski, S., Speczik, S., Śmieszek, Z. (1966): Monografia KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. Lubin., 1204 pp.
Caminite
Formula: Mg7(SO4)5(OH)4 · H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Cannizzarite
Formula: Pb48Bi56S132
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Gołębiowska B. & Pieczka A. 2002: A polymetallic assemblage with Pb-Bi(Sb) and Cu-Pb-Bi sulphosalts from Rędziny in the eastern metamorphic cover of the Karnonosze granite. Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, 20, 94-96
Carobbiite
Formula: KF
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data (to be published soon)
Carrollite
Formula: Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
'Castaingite'
Formula: CuMo2S5
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Celestine var: Barian Celestine
Formula: (Sr,Ba)SO4
Reference: Rusnok P.: Nález vzácného nerostu. Zprávy Okresního muzea v Českém Těšíně, 1963, č. 32, s. 18.
Celsian
Formula: Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Černýite
Formula: Cu2(Cd,Zn,Fe)SnS4
Reference: Pieczka A., Gołębiowska B., Parafiniuk J. 2006: The stannite-group minerals from Rędziny (Lower Silesia, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 175 - 177
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.
Cesàrolite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+)3O6(OH)2
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
'Chabazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 42 localities in this region.
Chalcocyanite ?
Formula: CuSO4
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Chalcomenite
Formula: CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Reference: Sejkora J., Škoda R., Pauliš P. 2006: Selenium mineralization of the uranium deposit Zálesí, Rychlebské Hory Mts., Czech Republic. Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 196-198
Chalconatronite
Formula: Na2Cu(CO3)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2018) (coll. Mateusz Świerk)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 113 localities in this region.
Chalcosiderite
Formula: CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Chamosite var: Thuringite
Formula: (Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
'Chamosite-Clinochlore Series'
Chatkalite
Formula: Cu6FeSn2S8
Reference: Pieczka, Adam, Golebiowska, and Parafiniuk, Jan, 2009, Conditions of Formation of Polymetallic Mineralization in the Eastern Envelope of the Karkonosze Granite: The Case of Redziny, Southwestern Poland, Canadian Mineralogist, v 47, p. 765-786.; Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
Cheralite
Formula: CaTh(PO4)2
'Cheralite-(Ce)'
Reference: Eligiusz Szelig
Chernikovite
Formula: (H3O)2(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6H2O
Chernovite-(Y)
Formula: Y(AsO4)
Chevkinite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Reference: Matýsek D., Jirásek J., Skupien P, Thomson S.N.: The Žermanice sill: new insights into the mineralogy, petrology, age, and origin of the teschenite association rocks in the Western Carpathians, Czech Republic. International Journal of Earth Sciences, doi: 10.1007/s00531-018-1614-x.
Chloraluminite ?
Formula: AlCl3 · 6H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Pieczka A. 2007: Beusite and an unusual Mn-rich apatite from the Szklary granitic pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Southwestern Poland. Canadian Mineralogist, vol. 45, no.4, p. 901-914; Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Kucha H. 2007: Mineralogia kruszcowa i geochemia ciała rudnego złoża Lubin-Sieroszowice. Biuletyn PIG, vol. 423, pp. 77-94
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 56 localities in this region.
'Chlorite Group var: Brunsvigite'
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Uzarowic, L., Segvic, B., Michalik, M., Bylina, P. (2012) The effect of hydrochemical conditions and pH of the environment on phyllosilicate transformations in the weathering zone of pyrite-bearing schists in Wiesciszowice (SW Poland) . Clay Minerals, 47:4, 401-417.
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Chlormanganokalite
Formula: K4[MnCl6]
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data
Chlormayenite
Formula: Ca12Al14O32[◻4Cl2]
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł. (2018)(?): Geochemical Behavior of Trace Elements in Upper and Lower Silesian Basin Coal-Fire Gob Piles, Poland. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction)
Chlormayenite var: Gallian Chlormayenite
Formula: Ca12(Al,Ca,Ga,Si,Fe,Mg)14O32{◻4Cl2}
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł. (2018)(?): Geochemical Behavior of Trace Elements in Upper and Lower Silesian Basin Coal-Fire Gob Piles, Poland. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction)
Chloromagnesite ?
Formula: MgCl2
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
'Chlorophyllite'
Reference: Lis, J., Sylwestrzak, H. (1986): Minerały Dolnego Śląska. Instytut Geologiczny, Wydawnictwa Geologiczne, Warszawa, 791 pp.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
'Chrysoprase'
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Churchite-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4) · 2H2O
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Clairite
Formula: (NH4)2Fe3(SO4)4(OH)3 · 3H2O
Reference: Parafiniuk, J. and Kruszewski, Ł. (2009): Ammonium minerals from burning coal-dumps of the Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland). Geol. Quart., 53, 341-356. http://www.pgi.gov.pl/images/stories/G_Q/53_3/parafiniuk.pdf (esp. p. 347)]
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Clays'
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Clinochlore var: Chromian Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Clinochlore var: Diabantite
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
Reference: field work and sampling, examination of thin sections using the standard petrographic microscope, determination of mineral chemistry using the electron microprobe (EDS, WDS), cathodoluminescence observations (CL) and X-ray diffraction determinations (XRD)
Clinochlore var: Pennine
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: CHODYNIECKA (1967) Bazalt z Góry Św. Anny
Clinochlore var: Ripidolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Clinoclase
Formula: Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
Reference: Sejkora, J.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 105-110.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Coalingite ?
Formula: Mg10Fe3+2(OH)24[CO3] · 2H2O
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
'Columbite Group'
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Nb2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Copiapite Group'
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD data
Copper
Formula: Cu
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Coquimbite
Formula: Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł. (2013): Supergene minerals from the burning coal mining dumps in the Upper Silesian Coal Basin, South Poland. International Journal of Coal Geology: 105: 91-109 (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166516212002881)
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Cornubite ?
Formula: Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2019) (coll. Mateusz Świerk, Rafał Siuda, Jarosław Skupniewski)
Cornwallite
Formula: Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Corundum var: Ruby
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Eligiusz Szełęg "Atlas skał i minerałów". Pascal 2007.
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Szełęg, E., Galuskina, I., Prusik, K. 2010: A Sc-Nb oxide from corundum pegmatites of the Krucze Skały in Karpacz (Karkonosze massif, Lower Silesia, Poland) – a potentially new mineral of the ScNbO4 – FeWO4 series. 20th General Meeting of the IMA (IMA2010), Budapest, Hungary, August 21-27, CD of Abstracts, p. 501
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Costibite
Formula: CoSbS
Reference: Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Cotunnite ?
Formula: PbCl2
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 41 localities in this region.
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Witzke, T. & Giesler, T. (2013): Seltene Phosphate und Vanadate von Emmerichswalde bei Görlitz/Sachsen. Mineralien-Welt 24 (2), 40-55
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Cryolite
Formula: Na2NaAlF6
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Cryptohalite
Formula: (NH4)2[SiF6]
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Csiklovaite'
Reference: Harańczyk, Cz. (1983): Paragenezy mineralne w złożach krakowidów i ich pokrywy. Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae: 53(1-4): 91-126 [in Polish, with English abstract]
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Cuprobismutite
Formula: Cu8AgBi13S24
Reference: Pieczka, A. & Golebiowska, B. (2012): Cuprobismutite homologues in granitic pegmatites from Szklarska Poręba, Karkonosze Massif, southwestern Poland. Canadian Mineralogist 50, 313-324.; Pieczka, A., & Gołębiowska, B. (2012). Cuprobismutite homologues in granitic pegmatites from Szklarska Poręba, Karkonosze massif, southwestern Poland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(2), 313-324.; Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Cupropearceite
Formula: [Cu6As2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Kozub-Budzyń, G., Piestrzyński, A. (2018): The first occurrence of cupropearceite in the Kupferschiefer deposit, Lubin mine, SW Poland. Geological Quarterly: 62(2): 319-326
Cuprosklodowskite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(SiO3OH]2 · 6H2O
Reference: Sejkora, J., Pauliš, P., Škoda, R.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Minerál, 2007, roč. 15, č. 4, s. 305-238.; - Plášil, J., Sejkora, J., Goliáš, V..: Kuprosklodowskit z uranového ložiska Zálesí u Javorníka v Rychlebských horách (Česká republika). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2008, vol. 16, 2, 205-207.
Cuspidine
Formula: Ca4(Si2O7)(F,OH)2
Cuspidine var: Germaniferous Cuspidine
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł. (2018)(?): Geochemical Behavior of Trace Elements in Upper and Lower Silesian Basin Coal-Fire Gob Piles, Poland. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction)
Cymrite
Formula: BaAl2Si2(O,OH)8 · H2O
Reference: Staňková, J. et al.: Cymrit z ložiska Pb-Zn-rud u Horního Benešova. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1989, roč. 34, č. 2, s. 137-150.
Cyrilovite
Formula: NaFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: T. Witzke & T. Giesler (1997): Neufunde aus Sachsen (VI): Churchit-(Y), Cyrilovit, Faustit, Kidwellit, Meurigit und Nickelhexahydrit aus der Lausitz.- Lapis 22, 9, 36-38
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Daubréeite
Formula: (BiO)(OH,Cl)
Reference: Tuček K.: Meteority a jejich výskyt v Československu. 1981, Academia, Praha.
'Davidite'
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Demesmaekerite
Formula: Pb2Cu5(UO2)2(SeO3)6(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Sejkora J., Škoda R., Pauliš P. 2006: Selenium mineralization of the uranium deposit Zálesí, Rychlebské Hory Mts., Czech Republic. Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 196-198
Demicheleite-(I)
Formula: BiSI
Reference: Patryk Kosałka
Derriksite
Formula: Cu4(UO2)(SeO3)2(OH)6
Reference: P. Pauliš, K. Babka, J. Sejkora, P. Škácha (2016): Uranové minerály ČR a jejich nejvýznamnější naleziště. – Kuttna, Kutná Hora.
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Domańska, J.: Rędziny. Otoczak, nr. 29, p. 38-52.
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Dewindtite
Formula: H2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
Reference: Sejkora J., Pauliš P., Toegel V.,Vrtiška L., Malíková R. (2016) Dewindtit z uranového ložiska Zálesí u Javorníka v Rychlebských horách (Česká republika). Bull. mineral.-petrolog. Odd. Nár. Muz. (Praha) 24, 1, 63-69.
Dickinsonite-(KMnNa)
Formula: {KNa}{Mn2+◻}{Ca}{Na3}{Mn2+13}{Al}(PO4)12(OH)2
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.
Diopside var: Chromian Diopside
Formula: Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Diopside var: Diallage
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Diopside-Hedenbergite Series'
Reference: KARWOWSKI Ł., KRACZKA J., PIECZKA A., ŻABIŃSKI W., 1996: Vesuvianite from the Garby Izerskie Mt., Lower Silesia, Poland. Miner. Polon., 27 (2), 23-31.
Dioptase
Formula: CuSiO3 · H2O
Reference: Sejkora, J., Pauliš, P., Škoda, R.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Minerál, 2007, roč. 15, č. 4, s. 305-238.
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Dolerophanite
Formula: Cu2(SO4)O
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data (W. Sierny specimen)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 54 localities in this region.
Dolomite var: Ferroan Dolomite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
Dolomite var: Zincian Dolomite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Zn)(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Dufrénite
Formula: Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Dumortierite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
'Dumortierite Supergroup'
Reference: Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Dundasite
Formula: PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Reference: Pauliš, P.: Die interessanten mineralogische Fundstellen in Mähren und Schlesien. Kutná Hora: Kuttna, 2001.
Dypingite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
Earlshannonite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Edenite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Wajsprych, B., & Achramowicz, S. (2003). On the new wildflysch-to-flysch, blueschist-rich Lower Visean succession of the Western Sudetes (SW Poland). In Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae (Vol. 73, No. 2, pp. 123-137).
Efremovite
Formula: (NH4)2Mg2(SO4)3
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ma, C., Rossman, G.R., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S.S., Buffat, P., Rutkowski, B. (2016): Żabińskiite, ideally Ca(Al0.5Ta0.5)(SiO4)O, a new mineral of the titanite group from the Piława Górna pegmatite, the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland, Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Eleonorite
Formula: Fe3+6(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
Reference: IMA nomenclature revision
Emplectite
Formula: CuBiS2
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 59 localities in this region.
Epistilbite
Formula: CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Eriochalcite
Formula: CuCl2 · 2H2O
'Erionite'
Ernienickelite
Formula: NiMn3O7 · 3H2O
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78; Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Erythrosiderite ?
Formula: K2[Fe3+Cl5(H2O)]
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Esseneite
Formula: CaFe3+[AlSiO6]
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., 2014: Mineralogy of some metacarbonate rocks from burned coal-mining dump in Przygórze (Lower Silesian Coal Basin) and its analogy to "olive" rocks from the Hatrurim Formation. Proceedings of the International Symposium CEMC 2014, Skalský Dvůr, April 23-26th, 26-27
Euchlorine
Formula: KNaCu3(SO4)3O
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data (to be published soon)
Eugenite (TL)
Formula: Ag11Hg2
Reference: Mineral. Polonica: 23(1):17-24.
Eugsterite
Formula: Na4Ca(SO4)3 · 2H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Ciesielczuk, J., Segit, T., Orłowski, R., Motyliński, R., Kusy, D., Moszumańska, I., 2018. First multi-tool exploration of a gas-condensate-pyrolysate system from the environment of burning coal mine heaps: An in situ FTIR and laboratory GC and PXRD study based on Upper Silesian materials. Science of the Total Environment: 640-641: 1044-1071; Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Eulytine
Formula: Bi4(SiO4)3
Euxenite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Fairfieldite
Formula: Ca2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Famatinite
Formula: Cu3SbS4
Reference: Kucha H. 2007: Mineralogia kruszcowa i geochemia ciała rudnego złoża Lubin-Sieroszowice. Biuletyn PIG, vol. 423, pp. 77-94
Faustite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: T. Witzke & T. Giesler (1997): Neufunde aus Sachsen (VI): Churchit-(Y), Cyrilovit, Faustit, Kidwellit, Meurigit und Nickelhexahydrit aus der Lausitz.- Lapis 22, 9, 36-38
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
'Fayalite-Tephroite Series'
Felbertalite
Formula: Cu2Pb6Bi8S19
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A., Parafiniuk J. 2005: Minerals of the bismuthinite-aikinite series from Rędziny (Western Sudetes). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 165-168.
'Feldspar Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Fergusonite'
Fergusonite-(Y)
Formula: YNbO4
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Fergusonite-(Y)-β
Formula: YNbO4
Ferriallanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Fe3+AlFe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferricopiapite
Formula: Fe5(SO4)6O(OH) · 20H2O
Ferrihydrite
Formula: Fe3+10O14(OH)2
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Ferrinatrite
Formula: Na3Fe(SO4)3 · 3H2O
Reference: Parafiniuk, J. and Kruszewski, Ł. (2009): Ammonium minerals from burning coal-dumps of the Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland). Geol. Quart., 53, 341-356. http://www.pgi.gov.pl/images/stories/G_Q/53_3/parafiniuk.pdf]
Ferrisicklerite
Formula: Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
Ferristrunzite
Formula: Fe3+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
Reference: Witzke, T. & Giesler, T. (2013): Seltene Phosphate und Vanadate von Emmerichswalde bei Görlitz/Sachsen. Mineralien-Welt 24 (2), 40-55
Ferro-actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Zimák, J.: Mineralogie železných rud na historickém ložisku Horní Hoštice v Rychlebských horách (Česká republika). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2008, vol. 16, 2, 238-242.
'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series'
Reference: Szełęg, E., Galuskina, I. 2010: Mineralogy of Lower Silesia, Poland. Acta Mineralogica-Petrographica, Field Guide Series, Vol. 17, 1–15.
Ferroalluaudite
Formula: (Na,Ca)Fe2+(Fe3+,Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)3
Reference: Łodziński M. & Sitarz M. 2008: Chemical and Spectroscopic Characterization of Some Phosphates Accessory Minerals from Pegmatites of the Sowie Mts (Owles Mts), SW Poland. EUCMOS, Spectroscopy Applied to Archaeology, Arts, Geology and Mineralogy, p. 278
'Ferrohagendorfite'
Formula: NaCaFe2+Fe2+2(PO4)3
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78
Ferrohexahydrite
Formula: FeSO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Matýsek D., Jirásek J., Osovský M., Skupien P.. Minerals formed by the weathering of sulfides in mines of the Czech part of the Upper Silesian Basin. Mineralogical Magazine, 2014, 78, 5, 1265-1286.
Ferro-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Zimák, J.: Mineralogie železných rud na historickém ložisku Horní Hoštice v Rychlebských horách (Česká republika). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2008, vol. 16, 2, 238-242.
Ferrokësterite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A., Parafiniuk J. 2006: Cu(Ag)-Pb-Bi(Sb) sulphosalts from Rędziny (Western Sudetes, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 78-80; Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
Ferrolaueite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Witzke, T. & Giesler, T. (2013): Seltene Phosphate und Vanadate von Emmerichswalde bei Görlitz/Sachsen. Mineralien-Welt 24 (2), 40-55
Ferromerrillite
Formula: Ca9NaFe2+(PO4)7
Ferroselite
Formula: FeSe2
Reference: Witzke, T. & Giesler, T. (2007): Der Schieferabbau Pansberg bei Horscha in der Lausitz, Sachsen. Lapis 32 (7-8), 68-73; 86.
Ferrosilite
Formula: FeSiO3
Reference: Borkowska M. 1985 - Skały gabrowe masywu Nowej Rudy w Sudetach i ich minerały. Geologia Sudetica, vol.XX, nr 1
Ferrostrunzite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Ferro-tschermakite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ferrowodginite
Formula: Fe2+Sn4+Ta2O8
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ma, C., Rossman, G.R., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S.S., Buffat, P., Rutkowski, B. (2016): Żabińskiite, ideally Ca(Al0.5Ta0.5)(SiO4)O, a new mineral of the titanite group from the Piława Górna pegmatite, the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland, Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press; Szuszkiewicz, A., Szełęg, E., Pieczka, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K., ... & Michałowski, P. (2013) The Julianna pegmatite vein system at the Piława Górna Mine, Góry Sowie Block, SW Poland–preliminary data on geology and descriptive mineralogy. Geological Quarterly, 2013, 57 (3): 000–000
Ferrowyllieite
Formula: (Na,Ca,Mn)(Fe,Mn)(Fe,Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Fersmite
Formula: (Ca,Ce,Na)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2(O,OH,F)6
Fibroferrite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Fillowite
Formula: {Mn2+}{Na8}{Ca4Na4}{(Mn2+,Fe2+)43}(PO4)36
Reference: Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Florencite-(Ce)
Formula: CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Bartłomiej Kajdas
Florenskyite ?
Formula: FeTiP
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M. (2012): What have meteorites to do with coal fires? A case of Upper and Lower Silesian Basins. Mineralogia Special Papers 40: 28-30
'Fluocerite'
Reference: Chabros E., Dzierżanowski P., Kozłowski P. 2002: Post-magmatic rare-earth-element mineralisation in the granitoid Strzegom Massif, SW Poland. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20, 71-73
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Reference: Mayer W. & Piestrzyński A. 1986: Francolite from the Lower Zechstein sediments, Rudna mine, Fore-Sudetic Monocline. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 17, no. 1
Fluorapatite var: Mn-bearing Fluorapatite
Formula: (Ca,Mn2+)5(PO4)3(F,Cl,OH) or Ca5([P,Mn5+]O4)3(F,Cl,OH)
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Fluor-buergerite
Formula: Na(Fe3+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3F
Reference: Długoszewska A. 2005: Minerals from pegmatoids of the northern part of the Karkonosze Massif cover. Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 153-156
Fluorellestadite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD and EPMA data
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 35 localities in this region.
Foitite
Formula: (□,Na)(Fe2+2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3OH
Formanite-(Y)
Formula: YTaO4
Reference: SZEŁĘG E., CIURLA A., 2004: Preliminary data on Nb-Ta oxides in pegmatites
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Fourmarierite
Formula: Pb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Freibergite
Formula: (Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Friedrichite
Formula: Pb5Cu5Bi7S18
Fülöppite
Formula: Pb3Sb8S15
Reference: Nejbert, K., Siuda, R., Matyszczak, W., Borzęcki, R. (2014): Mineralogic and textural relationships among Pb-Sb sulphosalts from the Dębowina mine, Bardzkie Mountains, Sudetes. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 83
Furutobeite
Formula: (Cu,Ag)6PbS4
Reference: FOJT B., ŠKODA R., DOLNÍČEK Z., Furutobeite and betekhtinite from the ore deposit Horní Benešov in the Nízký Jeseník Mts. - Czech republic Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae geologicae, Brno, Moravské zemské muzeum, 2010, 1211-8796.
'Gadolinite'
Gadolinite-(Y)
Formula: Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 103 localities in this region.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Galena var: Johnstonite (of Haidinger)
Formula: PbS
Reference: Hintze C. 1930: Handbuch der Mineralogie, Erster Band. Dritte Abteilung. Erste Hälfte. (...) Herausgegeben aus von Gottlob Linck. Berlin und Leipzig.
Galenobismutite
Formula: PbBi2S4
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
'Garnet Supergroup'
Formula: X3Z2(TO4)3
Reference: Słomka, Doktor, Bartuś, Mastej, Łodziński (2009) Geotourist attractions of the Eastern Sudetic Geostrada
'Garnierite'
Reference: Spangenberg, K., and Müller, M. (1949): Die lateritische Zersetzung des Peridotits bei der Bildung der Nickelerzlagerstätte von Frankenstein in Schlesien. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 1(5/6), 560-572
Geerite
Formula: Cu8S5
Gehlenite
Formula: Ca2Al(AlSiO7)
Geminite
Formula: Cu(HAsO4) · H2O
Description: In the original analysis rapidcreekite reflections were mistaken with geminite. There is no geminite in this material. The blue stuff is Cu-bearing aragonite.
Reference: Material analysed by University of Silesia Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2018).
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Gersdorffite var: Cobaltoan Gersdorffite
Formula: (Ni,Co)AsS
Reference: Fojt, B., Dolníček, Z., Nepejchal, M. (2012): Zlato v křemenných žilách lokalit Hláska a Vysoká hora – severní část revíru Andělská Hora. – Acta Mus. Moraviae, Sci. geol., 97, 2, 47–67.
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Fojt, B., Dolníček, Z., Nepejchal, M. (2012): Zlato v křemenných žilách lokalit Hláska a Vysoká hora – severní část revíru Andělská Hora. – Acta Mus. Moraviae, Sci. geol., 97, 2, 47–67.
Giessenite
Formula: Pb27Cu2(Bi,Sb)19S57
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A., Parafiniuk J. 2006: Cu(Ag)-Pb-Bi(Sb) sulphosalts from Rędziny (Western Sudetes, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 78-80; Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
'Gigantolite'
Reference: Lis, J., Sylwestrzak, H. (1986): Minerały Dolnego Śląska. Instytut Geologiczny, Wydawnictwa Geologiczne, Warszawa, 791 pp.
Gladite
Formula: PbCuBi5S9
'Glass'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Glaucodot
Formula: (Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
'Glauconite'
Formula: (K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Glauconite var: Cuprian Glauconite'
Formula: (K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Reference: Kucha, H., Piestrzyński, A., Wieczorek, A. (1982): Copper-bearing glauconite from the Weissliegendes of Zechstein copper deposits, Poland. Mineralogia - Special Papers: 13(2): 21-27
Glaucophane
Formula: ◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Godlevskite
Formula: (Ni,Fe)9S8
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Godovikovite
Formula: (NH4)Al(SO4)2
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 57 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 27 localities in this region.
Gold var: Platinian Gold
Formula: (Au,Pt)
Reference: Piestrzyński, A. (Main Ed.), Zaleska-Kuczmierczyk, M., Jasiński, A.W., Kotarski, J., Maślanka, W., Siewierski, S., Speczik, S., Śmieszek, Z. (1996): Monografia KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. Lubin., 1204 pp.
Gold var: Plumbian Gold
Formula: (Au,Pb)
Reference: Piestrzyński, A. (Main Ed.), Zaleska-Kuczmierczyk, M., Jasiński, A.W., Kotarski, J., Maślanka, W., Siewierski, S., Speczik, S., Śmieszek, Z. (1966): Monografia KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. Lubin., 1204 pp.
Gonnardite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Matusiak M., Puziewicz J., 2005: PRELIMINARY DATA ON BASALT FROM WINNA GÓRA NEAR JAWOR (SW POLAND) AND ITS PERIDOTITIC ENCLAVES. Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, 26
Gorceixite
Formula: BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Graftonite
Formula: Fe2+Fe2+2(PO4)2
Graftonite var: Calcian Graftonite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mn2+,Ca)3(PO4)2
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Gołębiowska, B., Włodek, A., Grochowina, A. (2016): Maneckiite, ideally NaCa2Fe2+2(Fe3+Mg)Mn2(PO4)6(H2O)2, a new phosphate mineral of the wicksite supergroup from the Michałkowa pegmatite, Góry Sowie block, southwestern Poland. Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press); http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=12848 (2016)
Graftonite-(Ca) (TL)
Formula: CaFe2+2(PO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ball, N., Abdu, Y. and Gołębiowska, B. (2017) Graftonite-(Ca), IMA 2017-048. CNMNC Newsletter No. 39, October 2017, page 1281; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1279–1286.; Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ball, N., Abdu, Y., Gołębiowska, B., Włodek, A., Żukrowski, J. (2018): Graftonite-(Mn), ideally M1MnM2,M3Fe2(PO4)2, and graftonite-(Ca), ideally M1CaM2,M3Fe2(PO4)2, two new minerals of the graftonite group from Poland. Mineralogical Magazine, 82: 1307-1322.
Graftonite-(Mn) (TL)
Formula: MnFe2+2(PO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Hawthorne, F.C., Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., Włodek, A. and Żukrowski, J. (2017) Graftonite-(Mn), IMA 2017-050. CNMNC Newsletter No. 39, October 2017, page 1282; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1279–1286. ;Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ball, N., Abdu, Y., Gołębiowska, B., Włodek, A., Żukrowski, J. (2018): Graftonite-(Mn), ideally M1MnM2,M3Fe2(PO4)2, and graftonite-(Ca), ideally M1CaM2,M3Fe2(PO4)2, two new minerals of the graftonite group from Poland. Mineralogical Magazine, 82: 1307-1322.
'Grandiferrite'
Formula: CaFe4O7
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Gratonite
Formula: Pb9As4S15
Reference: P. Ramdohr, Ore Mineralogy, 3rd ed., pg 1128; Eligiusz Szełęg collection
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Grossular var: Hessonite
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Grossular var: Hibschite
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3-x(OH)4x
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Zimák, J.: Mineralogie železných rud na historickém ložisku Horní Hoštice v Rychlebských horách (Česká republika). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2008, vol. 16, 2, 238-242.
Guérinite
Formula: Ca5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
Reference: Sejkora, J.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 105-110.
'Gummite'
Gupeiite ?
Formula: Fe3Si
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., Fabiańska, M. (2014): Chemical composition of glasses and associating mineral species in various pyrometamorphic rocks from coal-mining dumps of the Lower Silesia. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 70-71
Gustavite
Formula: AgPbBi3S6
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 56 localities in this region.
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hagendorfite
Formula: NaCaMn2+Fe2+2(PO4)3
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Halotrichite Group'
Formula: MAl2(SO4)4·22H2O
Hammarite
Formula: Pb2Cu2Bi4S9
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A., Parafiniuk J. 2005: Minerals of the bismuthinite-aikinite series from Rędziny (Western Sudetes). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 165-168.
Hannebachite
Formula: CaSO3 · H2O
Reference: Lukasz Kruszewski 2005: Minerals arising in cause of underground fires of "Skalny" coal mine dump in Laziska, Upper Silesia.Mag. Thesis (unpublished)
Hardystonite
Formula: Ca2Zn(Si2O7)
Reference: Puziewicz, J., Zainoun, K. and Bril, H. (2007): Primary phases in pyrometallurgical slags from a zinc-smelting waste dump, Świętochłowice, Upper Silesia, Poland. Can. Mineral. 45, 1189-1200.; Tyszka, R., Pietranik, A., Kierczak, J., Zieliński, G., & Darling, J. (2018). Cadmium distribution in Pb-Zn slags from Upper Silesia, Poland: Implications for cadmium mobility from slag phases to the environment. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 186, 215-224.
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Harmunite
Formula: CaFe2O4
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD and EPMA data
Hastingsite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Zimák, J.: Mineralogie železných rud na historickém ložisku Horní Hoštice v Rychlebských horách (Česká republika). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2008, vol. 16, 2, 238-242.
Hauerite
Formula: MnS2
Reference: Karwowski Ł. & Burek W. 2003: SULPHIDES ASSOCIATION CONECTED WITH HAUERITE OCCURENCES IN BADENIAN CLAYSTONS NEAR TARNOBRZEG. Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 22, pp. 105-107
Haycockite
Formula: Cu4Fe5S8
Reference: Kucha H. 2007: Mineralogia kruszcowa i geochemia ciała rudnego złoża Lubin-Sieroszowice. Biuletyn PIG, vol. 423, pp. 77-94
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Domańska, J.: Rędziny. Otoczak, nr. 29, p. 38-52.
Hedleyite
Formula: Bi7Te3
Hellandite-(Y)
Formula: (Ca,REE)4Y2Al◻2(B4Si4O22) (OH)2
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Cooper, M.A., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S. (2015): Pilawite-(Y), Ca2(Y,Yb)2[Al4(SiO4)4O2(OH)2], a new mineral from the Piława Górna granitic pegmatite, southwestern Poland: mineralogical data, crystal structure and association. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1143-1157.
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Feldspat, ExtraLapis, 30 (2006)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 83 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Herbertsmithite
Formula: Cu3Zn(OH)6Cl2
Reference: Known only from one find, confirmed by several XRD.
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Hetaerolite var: Hydrohetaerolite
Formula: ZnMn2O4 · H2O
Reference: Kulig M. 1972: Hydrohetaerolite from the Orzeł Biały mine (Upper Silesia) and the problem of zincdibraunite. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 3, 55-66
Heteromorphite
Formula: Pb7Sb8S19
Reference: Nejbert, K., Siuda, R., Matyszczak, W., Borzęcki, R. (2014): Mineralogic and textural relationships among Pb-Sb sulphosalts from the Dębowina mine, Bardzkie Mountains, Sudetes. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 83
Heterosite
Formula: (Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Reference: Novotný, P.: Minerály žil alpského typu v severovýchodní části Českého masivu. Zprávy Vlastivědného muzea v Olomouci, 2004, č. 281, s. 13-63.
'Heulandite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Hingganite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,REE)2(□,Fe2+)Be2[SiO4]2(OH)2
Hingganite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,REE,Ca)2(□,Fe2+)Be2[SiO4]2(OH)2
Hodrušite
Formula: Cu8Bi12S22
Reference: Pieczka, A. & Golebiowska, B. (2012): Cuprobismutite homologues in granitic pegmatites from Szklarska Poręba, Karkonosze Massif, southwestern Poland. Canadian Mineralogist 50, 313-324.; Pieczka, A., & Gołębiowska, B. (2012). Cuprobismutite homologues in granitic pegmatites from Szklarska Poręba, Karkonosze massif, southwestern Poland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(2), 313-324.; Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Hoelite
Formula: C14H8O2
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
'Hollandite Supergroup'
Formula: A2+[M4+6M3+2]O16
Reference: Kowalski, W., Śmietańska, I. (1982) Gorceixite from a Barite-fluorite deposit at Stanisławów. Mineralogia Polonica,13:1, 3-16.
Holtite
Formula: (Ta0.60.4)Al6BSi3O18(O,OH)2.25
'Hornblende'
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Hübnerite
Formula: MnWO4
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Hureaulite
Formula: (Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Hydrobasaluminite
Formula: Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Hydrocalumite ?
Formula: Ca4Al2(OH)12(Cl,CO3,OH)2 · 4H2O
Hydrokenoralstonite
Formula: Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
'Hydromolysite' ?
Formula: FeCl3 · 6H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Hydroniumjarosite (TL)
Formula: (H3O)Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Bull.acad.polonaise, geol.geogr. 8,95-99(1960)
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hydroxylapatite var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(OH,O)
Reference: Pauliš, P., Novák, F., Ševců, J.: Sekundární minerály z uranového ložiska Jelení vrch u Horních Hoštic v Rychlebských horách. Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae geologicae, 2004, roč. 89, s. 121 - 138.
Hydroxylbastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)(OH)
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Hydroxylbastnäsite-(Nd) ?
Formula: Nd(CO3)(OH)
Reference: Pieczka A., Gołębiowska B. 2002: Pegmatites of the Szklarska Poręba Huta granite quarry: preliminary data on REE-mineralization. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20, 175-177
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Kruťa, T.: Mineralogické poměry na ložisku barevných kovů, železných rud a barytu v Horním Benešově ve Slezsku. Časopis Moravského musea v Brně, Vědy přírodní, 1958, roč. 43, s. 5-38.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Idaite
Formula: Cu5FeS6
'Iddingsite'
Formula: MgO · Fe2O3 · 3SiO2·4H2O
Ikunolite
Formula: Bi4(S,Se)3
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 49 localities in this region.
Indialite
Formula: Mg2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Ingodite
Formula: Bi2TeS
Reference: Gołębiowska, B., Pieczka, A., Parafiniuk, J. (2011): New data on weathering of bismuth sulfotellurides at Rędziny, Lower Silesia, Southwestern Poland. Mineralogia Special Papers: 38: 95-96; Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
Iowaite
Formula: Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16Cl2 · 4H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Iron
Formula: Fe
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
'Iron oxide'
Ishikawaite
Formula: U4+Fe2+Nb2O8
Ixiolite
Formula: (Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Ixolite'
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ma, C., Rossman, G.R., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S.S., Buffat, P., Rutkowski, B. (2016): Żabińskiite, ideally Ca(Al0.5Ta0.5)(SiO4)O, a new mineral of the titanite group from the Piława Górna pegmatite, the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland, Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press; Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Cooper, M.A., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S. (2015): Pilawite-(Y), Ca2(Y,Yb)2[Al4(SiO4)4O2(OH)2], a new mineral from the Piława Górna granitic pegmatite, southwestern Poland: mineralogical data, crystal structure and association. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1143-1157.
Izoklakeite
Formula: Pb27(Cu,Fe,Ag)2(Sb,Bi)19S57
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A., Parafiniuk J. 2006: Cu(Ag)-Pb-Bi(Sb) sulphosalts from Rędziny (Western Sudetes, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 78-80
Jadeite
Formula: Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Reference: Wajsprych B. 2008: Tectonic meaning of the jadeite-blueschist, ophiolite, and radiolarite exotics in flysch-mélange succession of the Western Kaczawa Complex (the Sudetes). Mineralogia - Special Papers, vol. 32, p. 164-165; Wajsprych, B., & Achramowicz, S. (2003). On the new wildflysch-to-flysch, blueschist-rich Lower Visean succession of the Western Sudetes (SW Poland). In Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae (Vol. 73, No. 2, pp. 123-137).
Jahnsite-(CaMnFe)
Formula: {Ca}{Mn2+}{Fe2+2}{Fe3+2}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Włodek, A., Grochowina, A., Gołębiowska, B., Pieczka, A. (2015): A phosphate-bearing pegmatite from Lutomia and its relationships to other pegmatites of the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland. Journal of Geosciences: 60: 45-72
Jahnsite-(CaMnMn)
Formula: {Ca}{Mn2+}{Mn2+2}{Fe3+2}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Włodek, A., Grochowina, A., Gołębiowska, B., Pieczka, A. (2015): A phosphate-bearing pegmatite from Lutomia and its relationships to other pegmatites of the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland. Journal of Geosciences: 60: 45-72
'Jahnsite Group'
Formula: XM1M22M32(H2O)8(OH)2(PO4)4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Jahnsite-(MnMnMn)
Formula: {Mn2+}{Mn2+}{Mn2+2}{Fe3+2}(PO4)4(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Włodek, A., Grochowina, A., Gołębiowska, B., Pieczka, A. (2015): A phosphate-bearing pegmatite from Lutomia and its relationships to other pegmatites of the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland. Journal of Geosciences: 60: 45-72
Jalpaite
Formula: Ag3CuS2
Reference: Kucha H. 2007: Mineralogia kruszcowa i geochemia ciała rudnego złoża Lubin-Sieroszowice. Biuletyn PIG, vol. 423, pp. 77-94
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Jianshuiite
Formula: (Mg,Mn,Ca)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Joosteite ?
Formula: Mn2+(Mn3+,Fe3+)(PO4)O
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78
Jordanite
Formula: Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Jordisite
Formula: MoS2
'Joséite'
Formula: Bi4TeS2
Joséite-A
Formula: Bi4TeS2
Joséite-B
Formula: Bi4Te2S
Juangodoyite
Formula: Na2Cu(CO3)2
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2018) (coll. Mateusz Świerk)
Kaersutite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Reference: Kudělásek, V., Mandour, M. A., Matýsek, D.: Výskyt witheritu a barytu v těšínitických horninách na lokalitě Kunčice pod Ondřejníkem. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1989, roč. 34, č. 2, s. 205-207.
Kalsilite ?
Formula: KAlSiO4
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., 2014: Mineralogy of some metacarbonate rocks from burned coal-mining dump in Przygórze (Lower Silesian Coal Basin) and its analogy to "olive" rocks from the Hatrurim Formation. Proceedings of the International Symposium CEMC 2014, Skalský Dvůr, April 23-26th, 26-27
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 27 localities in this region.
Kasolite
Formula: Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Kawazulite
Formula: Bi2Te2Se
Reference: Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
Keiviite-(Y)
Formula: Y2Si2O7
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ma, C., Rossman, G.R., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S.S., Buffat, P., Rutkowski, B. (2016): Żabińskiite, ideally Ca(Al0.5Ta0.5)(SiO4)O, a new mineral of the titanite group from the Piława Górna pegmatite, the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland, Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press
'Kennedyite' ?
Formula: Fe2TiO5
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., 2014: Mineralogy of some metacarbonate rocks from burned coal-mining dump in Przygórze (Lower Silesian Coal Basin) and its analogy to "olive" rocks from the Hatrurim Formation. Proceedings of the International Symposium CEMC 2014, Skalský Dvůr, April 23-26th, 26-27
'Kennedyite var: Chromian Kennedyite' ?
Formula: Mg(Fe3+,Cr)2Ti3O10
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., 2014: Mineralogy of some metacarbonate rocks from burned coal-mining dump in Przygórze (Lower Silesian Coal Basin) and its analogy to "olive" rocks from the Hatrurim Formation. Proceedings of the International Symposium CEMC 2014, Skalský Dvůr, April 23-26th, 26-27
'Kerolite'
Formula: (Mg,Ni)3Si4O10(OH)2 · nH2O (n ~ 1)
Kësterite
Formula: Cu2ZnSnS4
Reference: Pieczka A., Gołębiowska B., Parafiniuk J. 2006: The stannite-group minerals from Rędziny (Lower Silesia, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 175 - 177
Kettnerite
Formula: CaBiCO3OF
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).
'K Feldspar'
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Kidwellite
Formula: NaFe3+9+x(PO4)6(OH)11 · 3H2O, x = 0.33
Reference: T. Witzke & T. Giesler (1997): Neufunde aus Sachsen (VI): Churchit-(Y), Cyrilovit, Faustit, Kidwellit, Meurigit und Nickelhexahydrit aus der Lausitz.- Lapis 22, 9, 36-38
Kieserite
Formula: MgSO4 · H2O
Kilchoanite ?
Formula: Ca6(SiO4)(Si3O10)
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD data
Kintoreite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Pauliš, P., Toegel, V. & Jebavá, I. (2012): Kintoreite from the uranium deposit Zálesí in the Rychlebské hory Mountains (Czech Republic). Bull. mineral.-petrolog. Odd. Nár. Muz. (Praha) 20, 223-225.
Kirschsteinite
Formula: CaFe2+SiO4
Reference: Zainoun K., Puziewicz J. & Bril H. 2003: Primary Pb-Zn-bearing phases in pyrometallurgical slag from Świętochłowice (Upper Silesia, Poland). Mineralogiacal Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 33, 189-191
Kladnoite
Formula: C6H4(CO)2NH
Kleberite (TL)
Formula: FeTi6O11(OH)5
Type Locality:
Reference: Grey, I.E. and Steinike, K. (2012): Kleberite, IMA 2012-023, CNMNC Newsletter No. 14, October 2012, p.1283, Mineralogical Magazine 76, 1281-1288; Grey, I. E., Steinike, K. and MacRae, C. M. (2013): Kleberite, Fe3+Ti6O11(OH)5, a new ilmenite alteration product, from Königshain, northeast Germany. Mineralogical Magazine 77, 45-55.
Klockmannite
Formula: CuSe
Reference: Sejkora, J., Plášil, J., Litochleb, J., Škácha, P., Pavlícek, R. (2012): A selenide association with macroscopic umangite from the abandoned uranium deposit Zálesí, Rychlebské hory Mountains (Czech Republic). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrologického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 20, 187-196 (in Czech with English abstract).
Koechlinite
Formula: Bi2MoO6
Kokchetavite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
Koktaite
Formula: (NH4)2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
Kolfanite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3O2(AsO4)3 · 2H2O
Reference: Domańska, J.: Rędziny. Otoczak, nr. 29, p. 38-52.
Kolymite
Formula: Cu7Hg6
Reference: Piestrzyński, A. (Main Ed.), Zaleska-Kuczmierczyk, M., Jasiński, A.W., Kotarski, J., Maślanka, W., Siewierski, S., Speczik, S., Śmieszek, Z. (1996): Monografia KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. Lubin., 1204 pp.
Konyaite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
Korshunovskite
Formula: Mg2Cl(OH)3 · 4H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
'K-petalite'
Formula: KAlSi4O10
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., 2014: Mineralogy of some metacarbonate rocks from burned coal-mining dump in Przygórze (Lower Silesian Coal Basin) and its analogy to "olive" rocks from the Hatrurim Formation. Proceedings of the International Symposium CEMC 2014, Skalský Dvůr, April 23-26th, 26-27
'Krasnogorite'
Formula: WO3
Reference: Lukasz Kruszewski 2005: Minerals arising in cause of underground fires of "Skalny" coal mine dump in Laziska, Upper Silesia.Mag. Thesis (unpublished)
'Krasnoselskite'
Formula: CoWO4
Description: First report of this compound belongs to Chesnokov et al. - they described both krasnoselskite and krasnogorite from Krasnoselskaya Mine in Krasnogorsk, Ural, Russia (vide Jambor et al. 1993).
Reference: Lukasz Kruszewski Mag. Thesis (unpublished)
Kratochvílite
Formula: C13H10
Reference: Fabiańska, M., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., Kruszewski, Ł. (2015): Rare organic minerals on self-heating coal waste dumps - the Wełnowiec case. Mineralogia Special Papers: 44: 116
Krauskopfite
Formula: BaSi2O5 · 3H2O
Reference: Fojt B.: Ba-minerály železnorudné mineralizace na stratiformním sulfidickém ložisku Horní Benešov v Nízkém Jeseníku. Minerál, 2013, roč. 21, č. 4, s. 311-312.; Mücke A., Dolníček Z., Fojt B., Hladíková J., Pudilová M., Reif J., Škoda R.: The Horní Benešov ore deposit in the Devonian Šternberk-Horní Benešov Belt, Jeseníky Mts, Czech Republic. Part II: Fe-ore occurrences. – Čas. Slez. Muz. Opava (A), 2013, 62, 215-254.
Kremersite
Formula: (NH4,K)2[Fe3+Cl5(H2O)]
Kröhnkite
Formula: Na2Cu(SO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2019) (coll. Mateusz Świerk, Rafał Siuda, Jarosław Skupniewski)
Krupkaite
Formula: PbCuBi3S6
Kryzhanovskite
Formula: (Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
Kumdykolite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
Kupčíkite
Formula: Cu3.4Fe0.6Bi5S10
Reference: Pieczka, A. & Golebiowska, B. (2012): Cuprobismutite homologues in granitic pegmatites from Szklarska Poręba, Karkonosze Massif, southwestern Poland. Canadian Mineralogist 50, 313-324.; Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Kusachiite
Formula: CuBi2O4
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Lafossaite ?
Formula: Tl(Cl,Br)
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski EDS data
Laitakarite
Formula: Bi4Se2S
Landesite
Formula: Mn2+3-xFe3+x(PO4)2(OH)x · (3-x)H2O
Langbeinite ?
Formula: K2Mg2(SO4)3
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Lansfordite
Formula: MgCO3 · 5H2O
Reference: Warchulski, R., Gawęda, A., Szopa, K. (2014): Secondary phases from the Zn-Pb smelting slags from Katowice – Piekary Śląskie area, Upper Silesia, Poland: a SEM – XRD overview. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 110-111
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Laurionite ?
Formula: PbCl(OH)
Reference: Jirásek J., Matýsek D., Osovský M., Sivek M.: Almandine-rich layers in the clastic sediments of the Saddle Member (Czech part of the Upper Silesian Basin). Bulletin mineralogicko-petrologického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2016, 24, 2, 205-216.
Lautite
Formula: CuAsS
Reference: Kucha H. 2007: Mineralogia kruszcowa i geochemia ciała rudnego złoża Lubin-Sieroszowice. Biuletyn PIG, vol. 423, pp. 77-94
'Lavendulan Group'
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2019) (coll. Mateusz Świerk, Rafał Siuda, Jarosław Skupniewski)
Lazulite
Formula: MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Lead
Formula: Pb
Lepageite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+3(Fe3+7Fe2+4)O3[Sb3+5As3+8O34]
Type Locality:
Reference: Pieczka, A., Cooper, M.A. and Hawthorne, F.C. (2018) Lepageite, IMA 2018-028. CNMNC Newsletter No. 44, August 2018, page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: xxx–xxx. Pieczka, A., Cooper, M.A., Hawthorne, F.C. (2019): Lepageite, Mn2+3(Fe3+7Fe2+4)O3[Sb3+5As3+8O34], a new arsenite-antimonite mineral from the Szklary pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland. American Mineralogist 104, 1043-1050.; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
'Lepidolite'
Lermontovite ?
Formula: U(PO4)(OH) · H2O
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78
Lesukite
Formula: Al2Cl(OH)5 · 2H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Letovicite
Formula: (NH4)3H(SO4)2
Leucite
Formula: K(AlSi2O6)
Leucoxene
'Lévyne'
Liandratite
Formula: U(Nb,Ta)2O8
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Liddicoatite'
Formula: Ca(Li2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ma, C., Rossman, G.R., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S.S., Buffat, P., Rutkowski, B. (2016): Żabińskiite, ideally Ca(Al0.5Ta0.5)(SiO4)O, a new mineral of the titanite group from the Piława Górna pegmatite, the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland, Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press
Liebigite
Formula: Ca2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 11H2O
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 60 localities in this region.
'Limonite var: Stilpnosiderite'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Pauliš, P.: Die interessanten mineralogische Fundstellen in Mähren und Schlesien. Kutná Hora: Kuttna, 2001.
Lindströmite
Formula: Pb3Cu3Bi7S15
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Lithiophilite
Formula: LiMn2+PO4
Lithiophorite
Formula: (Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Litochlebite (TL)
Formula: Ag2PbBi4Se8
Type Locality:
Reference: Sejkora, J., Makovicky, E., Topa, D., Putz, H., Zagler, G. Plasil, J. (2011): Litochlebite, Ag2PbBi4Se8, a new mineral species from Zálesí, Czech Republic: description and crystal-structure determination. Canadian Mineralogist, 49, 639-650.
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Löllingite var: Cobaltoan Löllingite
Formula: (Fe,Co)As2
Reference: Piestrzyński, A. (Main Ed.), Zaleska-Kuczmierczyk, M., Jasiński, A.W., Kotarski, J., Maślanka, W., Siewierski, S., Speczik, S., Śmieszek, Z. (1996): Monografia KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. Lubin., 1204 pp.
Löweite
Formula: Na12Mg7(SO4)13 · 15H2O
Ludlamite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Luzonite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Machiite
Formula: Al2Ti3O9
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski, PXRD and microprobe data
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Maghagendorfite
Formula: (□,Na,)(Na,Ca,Fe2+)Mn(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)3(PO4)3
Reference: Łodziński M. & Sitarz M. 2008: Chemical and Spectroscopic Characterization of Some Phosphates Accessory Minerals from Pegmatites of the Sowie Mts (Owles Mts), SW Poland. EUCMOS, Spectroscopy Applied to Archaeology, Arts, Geology and Mineralogy, p. 278
Maghemite
Formula: (Fe3+0.670.33)Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Magnesiocopiapite
Formula: MgFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Magnesioferrite
Formula: MgFe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Magnesio-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
'Magnesium'
Formula: Mg
Description: The author of the reference below says it was reported in error http://www.mindat.org/mesg-104-375865.html
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł. (2013). Supergene sulphate minerals from the burning coal mining dumps in the Upper Silesian Coal Basin, South Poland. International Journal of Coal Geology, 105, 91-109.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 71 localities in this region.
Magnetite var: Mushketovite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Makovickyite
Formula: Cu1.12Ag0.81Pb0.27Bi5.35S9
Reference: Pieczka, Adam, Golebiowska, and Parafiniuk, Jan, 2009, Conditions of Formation of Polymetallic Mineralization in the Eastern Envelope of the Karkonosze Granite: The Case of Redziny, Southwestern Poland, Canadian Mineralogist, v 47, p. 765-786.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 44 localities in this region.
Malayaite
Formula: CaSn(SiO4)O
Reference: Pieczka A., Gołębiowska B., Parafiniuk J. 2006: The stannite-group minerals from Rędziny (Lower Silesia, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 175 - 177; Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
Maldonite
Formula: Au2Bi
Malladrite
Formula: Na2[SiF6]
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Maneckiite (TL)
Formula: (Na◻)Ca2Fe2+2(Fe3+Mg)Mn2(PO4)6 · 2H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Gołębiowska, B. and Włodek, A. (2015) Maneckiite, IMA 2015-056. CNMNC Newsletter No. 27, October 2015, page 1227; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1229–1236.; Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Gołębiowska, B., Włodek, A., Grochowina, A. (2016): Maneckiite, ideally NaCa2Fe2+2(Fe3+Mg)Mn2(PO4)6(H2O)2, a new phosphate mineral of the wicksite supergroup from the Michałkowa pegmatite, Góry Sowie block, southwestern Poland. Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press
'Manganese Oxides'
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
'Manganese Oxides var: Manganese Dendrites'
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: Matýsek D., Skupien P.: The origin of native selenium microparticles during the oxidation of sideritic mudstones in the Veřovice Formation (Outer Western Carpathians). Geologica Carpathica, 2015, 66, 4, 303-310.
'Manganomelane'
Reference: Kruťa, T.: Mineralogický výzkum ve Slezsku v letech 1964-1965. Acta Musei Silesiae, series A, 1965, vol. XIV, s. 131-136.
Mansfieldite ?
Formula: AlAsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data (to be published soon)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 40 localities in this region.
Margarite
Formula: CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Reference: Kruťa, T.: O nerostech, nerostných surovinách a předních nalezištích ve Slezsku. Přírodovědecký sborník (Sborník Přírodovědecké společnosti v Ostravě), 1949, roč. 10, s. 281-69.
Marićite ?
Formula: NaFe2+(PO4)
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78
Mascagnite
Formula: (NH4)2SO4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Masuyite
Formula: Pb(UO2)3O3(OH)2 · 3H2O
Matildite
Formula: AgBiS2
Maucherite
Formula: Ni11As8
Mawsonite
Formula: Cu6Fe2SnS8
Mckinstryite
Formula: Ag5-xCu3+xS4
Meionite
Formula: Ca4Al6Si6O24CO3
Reference: Szełęg E., 2002: Na-meionite (scapolite group) from pegmatite vein of the Sławniowice (Eastern Sudetes, Poland). Miner. Polon., Vol. 33, No 1; Szełęg, E. (2002) Na-meionite (scapolite group) from pegmatite vein of the Sławniowice (Eastern Sudetes, Poland). Miner. Polon., Vol. 33, No 1
Meixnerite ?
Formula: Mg6Al2(OH)16(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Mejillonesite
Formula: HNaMg2(HPO4)(PO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data (to be published soon)
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Melilite Group'
Formula: Ca2M(XSiO7)
'Melnikovite'
Mélonjosephite
Formula: CaFe2+Fe3+(PO4)2(OH)
Reference: Włodek, A., Pieczka, A. (2011): Primary phosphate mineralization in a granitic pegmatite at Lutomia (Sowie Mts block, SW Poland). Mineralogia Special Papers: 38: 188
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: MUSZER, ĆWIERTNIA (2018) Charakterystyka występowania złota rodzimego w Małej Panwi w Luboszycach koło Opole
Mereiterite ?
Formula: K2Fe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Reference: Borovička, J., Weber, H. W., Jopek, T., Jakeš, P., Brown, P. G., ReVelle, D. O., Kalenda, P., Schultz, L., Kučera, J., Haloda, J., Týcová, P., Frýda, J., Brandstätter, F. (2003): The Morávka meteorite fall. 3. Meteoriod initial size, history, structure, and composition. Meteoritics, 38, 1005-1021.
Meta-alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 12H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Metanováčekite
Formula: Mg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Sejkora, J.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 105-110.
Metasideronatrite
Formula: Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · H2O
Metatorbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Metatyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Reference: Sejkora, J., Pauliš, P., Škoda, R.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Minerál, 2007, roč. 15, č. 4, s. 305-238.
Metauranocircite-I
Formula: Ba(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 7H2O
Metauranopilite
Formula: (UO2)6(SO4)(OH)10 · 5H2O
Reference: Plewa A. 1965: Schroeckingeryte and meta-uranopilite from Wałbrzych (Lower Silesia). Bull. Acad. Pol. Sc. Ser. Sc. Geol. Geogr. V. 13, nr 2.
Metauranospinite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Sejkora, J.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 105-110.
Metavoltine
Formula: Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Metavoltine var: Ammonian Metavoltine
Formula: Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Reference: Lukasz Kruszewski 2005: Minerals arising in cause of underground fires of "Skalny" coal mine dump in Laziska, Upper Silesia. Mag. Thesis. (unpublished); Kruszewski, Ł. (2013): Supergene minerals from the burning coal mining dumps in the Upper Silesian Coal Basin, South Poland. International Journal of Coal Geology, 105, 91-109 (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166516212002881)
Metazeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Meteoritic Iron'
Meurigite-K
Formula: KFe3+8(PO4)6(OH)7 · 6.5H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Mica Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 42 localities in this region.
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Microcline var: Hyalophane
Formula: (K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
'Microlite Group var: Uranmicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'
Reference: Pauliš P., Kopecký S., Černý P. 2007: Uranové minerály České Republiky a jejich naleziště. 1. část. (Kutna Hora, issue 1)
Mikasaite
Formula: Fe2(SO4)3
Milarite
Formula: K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Reference: Körber, T. & Szuszkiewicz, A. (2005): Fundstellen-Klassiker: Der Striegauer Granit und seine Mineralien - Mineralien-Welt 16 (3): 16-45; Feldspat, ExtraLapis, 30 (2006)
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Millosevichite
Formula: (Al,Fe)2(SO4)3
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Mirabilite
Formula: Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Misenite ?
Formula: K8H6(SO4)7
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Mitridatite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Mixite
Formula: BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Mogánite
Formula: SiO2
Mohrite
Formula: (NH4)2Fe(SO4)2 · 6H2O
'Moldavite'
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Molybdite
Formula: MoO3
Reference: Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Molybdomenite
Formula: PbSeO3
Reference: Sejkora, J., Pauliš, P., Malec, J.: Supergenní selenová mineralizace na uranovém ložisku Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2004, roč. 12, s. 174-179.
'Monazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Monazite-(Nd)
Formula: Nd(PO4)
Monohydrocalcite
Formula: CaCO3 · H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Montanite
Formula: Bi2(TeO6) · 2H2O
Reference: Gołębiowska, B., Pieczka, A., Parafiniuk, J. (2011): New data on weathering of bismuth sulfotellurides at Rędziny, Lower Silesia, Southwestern Poland. Mineralogia Special Papers: 38: 95-96
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Montroseite
Formula: (V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Reference: Banaś, M., Kwiecińska, B., & Starnawska, E. (2005). The association of uranium, vanadium and organic matter in the copper deposits in Weissliegend sandstones (Fore-Sudetic monocline, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica.
Mooihoekite
Formula: Cu9Fe9S16
Reference: Kucha H. 2007: Mineralogia kruszcowa i geochemia ciała rudnego złoża Lubin-Sieroszowice. Biuletyn PIG, vol. 423, pp. 77-94
'Moonstone'
Morenosite
Formula: NiSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Paulo A. 1970: On the formation of retgersite from Chełmiec. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 1, 37-45
Morozeviczite (TL)
Formula: (Pb,Fe)3Ge1-xS4
Type Locality:
Reference: Rudi Metale Niezelazne (1975) 20/6, 288-293
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Mullite
Formula: Al4+2xSi2-2xO10-x
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Murashkoite
Formula: FeP
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M. (2012): What have meteorites to do with coal fires? A case of Upper and Lower Silesian Basins. Mineralogia Special Papers 40: 28-30 Ciesielczuk, J., Kruszewski, Ł., Majka, J. 2013: Comparative mineralogical study of thermally-altered coal-dump waste, natural rocks and the products of laboratory heating experiments. International Journal of Coal Geology: 139: 114-141
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 66 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Phengite
Formula: KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mushistonite ?
Formula: (Cu,Zn,Fe2+)[Sn(OH)6]
Description: "Close to mushistonite".
Reference: Pieczka, Adam, Golebiowska, and Parafiniuk, Jan, 2009, Conditions of Formation of Polymetallic Mineralization in the Eastern Envelope of the Karkonosze Granite: The Case of Redziny, Southwestern Poland, Canadian Mineralogist, v 47, p. 765-786.
Nacrite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: http://www.kamienna-gora.eu/page/4/
Namibite
Formula: Cu(BiO)2(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).
'Native Amalgam'
Formula: (Ag,Hg)
Reference: Siuda R., Kruszewski Ł. & Gołębiowska B. 2010: New data on some silver and mercury minerals from the Miedzianka- Ciechanowice deposit (Rudawy Janowickie Mts, Western Sudetes, Poland) – preliminary report. Mineralogia - Special Papers, vol. 37, 106
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Natrophilite
Formula: NaMn2+PO4
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78; Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Naumannite
Formula: Ag2Se
Nealite ?
Formula: Pb4Fe2+(As3+O3)2Cl4 · 2H2O
Reference: Warchulski, R., Gawęda, A., Szopa, K. (2014): Secondary phases from the Zn-Pb smelting slags from Katowice – Piekary Śląskie area, Upper Silesia, Poland: a SEM – XRD overview. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 110-111
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Népouite
Formula: (Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Spangenberg, K., and Müller, M. (1949): Die lateritische Zersetzung des Peridotits bei der Bildung der Nickelerzlagerstätte von Frankenstein in Schlesien. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 1(5/6), 560-572
Nesquehonite
Formula: MgCO3 · 3H2O
Reference: Ciesielczukk, J., Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Misz-Kennan, M., Kowalski, A., Mysza, B., 2014: Efflorescences and gas composition emitted from the burning coal-waste dump in Słupiec, Lower Silesian Coal Basin, Poland. Proceedings of the International Symposium CEMC 2014, Skalský Dvůr, April 23-26th, 26-27
Newberyite
Formula: Mg(HPO4) · 3H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Nickelbischofite
Formula: NiCl2 · 6H2O
Reference: Patryk Kosałka Collection
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Nickelskutterudite
Formula: (Ni,Co,Fe)As3
Nimite
Formula: (Ni,Mg,Al)6((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)8
Ningyoite
Formula: CaU(PO4)2 · 1-2H2O
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78
Nioboholtite (TL)
Formula: (Nb0.60.4)Al6BSi3O18
Type Locality:
Reference: Pieczka, A., Evans, R.J., Grew, E.S., Groat, L.A., Ma, C. and Rossman, G.R. (2013) Nioboholtite, IMA 2012-068. CNMNC Newsletter No. 15, February 2013, page 7; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 1-12.; Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Nitromagnesite ?
Formula: Mg(NO3)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Nordstrandite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Northupite
Formula: Na3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2019) (coll. Mateusz Świerk, Rafał Siuda, Jarosław Skupniewski)
Nováčekite-I
Formula: Mg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Sejkora, J.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 105-110.
Nowackiite
Formula: Cu6Zn3As4S12
Reference: Chmielewski, A., Oszczepalski, S. (2016): Replacement processes of primary mineralization in the uppermost part of the Kupferschiefer series in SW Poland. Mineralogia - Special Papers: 45: 41-42
Nuffieldite
Formula: Cu1.4Pb2.4Bi2.4Sb0.2S7
Reference: Pieczka A., Gołębiowska B. 2002: Pegmatites of the Szklarska Poręba Huta granite quarry: preliminary data on REE-mineralization. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 20, 175-177; Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Odinite
Formula: (Fe,Mg,Al,Fe,Ti,Mn)2.4((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Fojt B.: Ba-minerály železnorudné mineralizace na stratiformním sulfidickém ložisku Horní Benešov v Nízkém Jeseníku. Minerál, 2013, roč. 21, č. 4, s. 311-312.; Mücke A., Dolníček Z., Fojt B., Hladíková J., Pudilová M., Reif J., Škoda R.: The Horní Benešov ore deposit in the Devonian Šternberk-Horní Benešov Belt, Jeseníky Mts, Czech Republic. Part II: Fe-ore occurrences. – Čas. Slez. Muz. Opava (A), 2013, 62, 215-254.
Offretite
Formula: KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Oldhamite
Formula: (Ca,Mg)S
Olenite
Formula: Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Reference: PIECZKA et al. 2010: Mn-Fe fractionation in tourmalines from pegmatites in the DSS mine at PiławaGórna, Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland (preliminary data). Mineralogia - Special Papers, 37.
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Olivenite var: Leucochalcite
Reference: J. Kornaga collection
'Olivine Group'
Formula: M2SiO4
Omongwaite
Formula: Na2Ca5(SO4)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data
Omphacite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Reference: Grzegorz Słowik collection
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Opal var: Hyalite
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: - Glocker E.F. (1829) - Über den schlesischen Hyalith, besonders über einige neu entdeckte Formen desselben, sowie über dessen Vorkommen und Entstehung Nova Acta Physico-Medica Bd.14 - Lasaulx A. v. (1876) - Über ein Hyalith-Vorkommen am Breitenberg bei Striegau. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Opal-CT
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: University of Adelaide, South Australia - Tate Museum collection # 22847. Ex. O.W Flörke Collection
Opal var: Prase Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Bauer & Bouska, 1983. Precious & Semi-precious Stones
Opal var: Wood Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Ottrélite
Formula: (Mn2+,Fe2+,Mg)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Lis, J., Sylwestrzak, H., 1986. Minerały Dolnego Śląska. Instytut Geologiczny, Wydawnictwa Geologiczne, Warszawa, 791 pp.
Oxy-schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
Reference: Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
'Oxyuranobetafite'
Formula: (U,Ca,◻)2(Ti,Nb)2O6O
Reference: Matyszczak, W. (2018). Liandratite from Karkonosze pegmatites, Sudetes, Southwestern Poland. Mineralogy and Petrology, 1-14.
'Ozocerite'
Reference: Eligiusz Szełęg collection
Paarite
Formula: Pb1.7Cu1.7Bi6.3S12
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A., Parafiniuk J. 2005: Minerals of the bismuthinite-aikinite series from Rędziny (Western Sudetes). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 165-168.
Palladium
Formula: (Pd,Pt)
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Panichiite ?
Formula: (NH4)2SnCl6
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Paracoquimbite
Formula: Fe2(SO4)3 · 9H2O
Reference: Witzke, T. & Giesler, T. (2007): Der Schieferabbau Pansberg bei Horscha in der Lausitz, Sachsen. Lapis 32 (7-8), 68-73; 86.
Paradocrasite
Formula: Sb3As
Reference: Geologia Sudetica, 33 (1): 23-31. ; Pieczka, A.; Grew, E.S.; Groat, L.A.; Evans, R.J. (2011): Holtite and dumortierite from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland. Mineralogical Magazine 75, 303-315.; Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Parafiniukite (TL)
Formula: Ca2Mn3(PO4)3Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Uzarowic, L., Segvic, B., Michalik, M., Bylina, P. (2012) The effect of hydrochemical conditions and pH of the environment on phyllosilicate transformations in the weathering zone of pyrite-bearing schists in Wiesciszowice (SW Poland) . Clay Minerals, 47:4, 401-417.
Paragonite var: Brammallite
Reference: Uzarowic, L., Segvic, B., Michalik, M., Bylina, P. (2012) The effect of hydrochemical conditions and pH of the environment on phyllosilicate transformations in the weathering zone of pyrite-bearing schists in Wiesciszowice (SW Poland) . Clay Minerals, 47:4, 401-417.
Paramelaconite
Formula: Cu1+2Cu2+2O3
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data
Pararammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Pieczka, Adam, Golebiowska, and Parafiniuk, Jan, 2009, Conditions of Formation of Polymetallic Mineralization in the Eastern Envelope of the Karkonosze Granite: The Case of Redziny, Southwestern Poland, Canadian Mineralogist, v 47, p. 765-786.
Pararobertsite ?
Formula: Ca2Mn3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Paratacamite ?
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2018) (coll. Mateusz Świerk)
Paravauxite
Formula: Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Parisite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Parsonsite
Formula: Pb2(UO2)(PO4)2
Pavonite
Formula: AgBi3S5
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A., Parafiniuk J. 2006: Cu(Ag)-Pb-Bi(Sb) sulphosalts from Rędziny (Western Sudetes, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 78-80; Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Pekoite
Formula: PbCuBi11S18
Reference: Pieczka, A. & Golebiowska, B. (2012): Cuprobismutite homologues in granitic pegmatites from Szklarska Poręba, Karkonosze Massif, southwestern Poland. Canadian Mineralogist 50, 313-324.; Pieczka, A., & Gołębiowska, B. (2012). Cuprobismutite homologues in granitic pegmatites from Szklarska Poręba, Karkonosze massif, southwestern Poland. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(2), 313-324.; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Periclase
Formula: MgO
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Perrierite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce4MgFe3+2Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
Reference: Matýsek D., Jirásek J., Skupien P, Thomson S.N.: The Žermanice sill: new insights into the mineralogy, petrology, age, and origin of the teschenite association rocks in the Western Carpathians, Czech Republic. International Journal of Earth Sciences, doi: 10.1007/s00531-018-1614-x.
Petersite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ce,Nd)Cu6(PO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Sejkora, J., Pauliš, P., Škoda, R.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Minerál, 2007, roč. 15, č. 4, s. 305-238.
'Petrified Wood'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Petrukite
Formula: (Cu,Fe,Zn,Ag)3(Sn,In)S4
Reference: Pieczka, Adam, Golebiowska, and Parafiniuk, Jan, 2009, Conditions of Formation of Polymetallic Mineralization in the Eastern Envelope of the Karkonosze Granite: The Case of Redziny, Southwestern Poland, Canadian Mineralogist, v 47, p. 765-786.; Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
Pezzottaite
Formula: Cs(Be2Li)Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: A. Pieczka et al. (2016) Cs-bearing beryl evolving to pezzottaite from the Julianna pegmatitic system, SW Poland. Can Min 54: 115.
Pharmacolite
Formula: Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Novák, F., Pauliš, P., Hykš, J., Bureš, B., Adam, M.: Guerinit a farmakolit z uranového ložiska Zálesí u Javorníka ve Slezsku. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2004, roč. 12, s. 140-142.
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Philipsbornite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Gołębiowska B. & Pieczka A. 2002: A polymetallic assemblage with Pb-Bi(Sb) and Cu-Pb-Bi sulphosalts from Rędziny in the eastern metamorphic cover of the Karnonosze granite. Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, 20, 94-96
'Phillipsite'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phosgenite
Formula: Pb2CO3Cl2
Phosphoferrite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2 · 3H2O
'Phosphoferrite Group'
Reference: Włodek, A., Pieczka, A. (2011): Primary phosphate mineralization in a granitic pegmatite at Lutomia (Sowie Mts block, SW Poland). Mineralogia Special Papers: 38: 188
Phosphohedyphane
Formula: Ca2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78; Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Phosphosiderite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78; Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Gołębiowska, B., Włodek, A., Grochowina, A. (2016): Maneckiite, ideally NaCa2Fe2+2(Fe3+Mg)Mn2(PO4)6(H2O)2, a new phosphate mineral of the wicksite supergroup from the Michałkowa pegmatite, Góry Sowie block, southwestern Poland. Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Pickeringite var: Ferropickeringite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)Al2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Picromerite
Formula: K2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Picropharmacolite
Formula: Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Sejkora, J.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 105-110.
Pieczkaite
Formula: Mn5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Lis, J., Sylwestrzak, H., 1986. Minerały Dolnego Śląska. Instytut Geologiczny, Wydawnictwa Geologiczne, Warszawa, 791 pp.
Pilawite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: Ca2Y2Al4(SiO4)4O2(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ma, C., Rossman, G.R., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S.S., Buffat, P., Rutkowski, B. (2016): Żabińskiite, ideally Ca(Al0.5Ta0.5)(SiO4)O, a new mineral of the titanite group from the Piława Górna pegmatite, the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland, Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press; Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Cooper, M.A., Szełe˛g, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K. and Ilnicki, S.S. (2014) Pilawite, IMA 2013-125. CNMNC Newsletter No. 20, June 2014, page 551; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 549-558.; Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Cooper, M.A., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S. (2015): Pilawite-(Y), Ca2(Y,Yb)2[Al4(SiO4)4O2(OH)2], a new mineral from the Piława Górna granitic pegmatite, southwestern Poland: mineralogical data, crystal structure and association. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1143-1157.
Pilsenite
Formula: Bi4Te3
'Pimelite'
Formula: Ni3Si4O10(OH)2·4H2O
Pingguite
Formula: Bi6Te4+2O13
Reference: Parafiniuk J. 2003: Secondary bismuth and tellurium minerals from Rędziny (SW Poland). Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 34, no.2, 3-14; Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
'Pinite'
Piretite
Formula: Ca(UO2)3(SeO3)2(OH)4 · 4H2O
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne. Acquired from Systematica minerals. Analyzed by Dr. Jakub Plasil.
'Pistacite'
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Lis, J., Sylwestrzak, H., 1986. Minerały Dolnego Śląska. Instytut Geologiczny, Wydawnictwa Geologiczne, Warszawa, 791 pp.
Pitticite
Formula: (Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Reference: Nejbert, K., Siuda, R., Borzęcki, R., Matyszczak, W. (2013): Mineralogy of antimony ores mined at Dębowina in the Bardzkie Mts (Sudetes), SW Poland. Mineralogia Special Papers: 41: 68
Plagionite
Formula: Pb5Sb8S17
Reference: Nejbert, K., Siuda, R., Matyszczak, W., Borzęcki, R. (2014): Mineralogic and textural relationships among Pb-Sb sulphosalts from the Dębowina mine, Bardzkie Mountains, Sudetes. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 83
Plattnerite
Formula: PbO2
Pliniusite
Formula: Ca5(VO4)3F
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł. (2018)(?): Geochemical Behavior of Trace Elements in Upper and Lower Silesian Basin Coal-Fire Gob Piles, Poland. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction); Ł. Kruszewski EPMA/PXRD data
'Plumbian Feldspar'
Reference: Kucha H., 1985: Feldspars, clay, organic and carbonate receptors of heavy metals in Zechstein deposits (Kupferschiefer type), Poland. Trans. Inst. Min. Metall. (Sec B: Appl. Earth Sci.): 94: 133–146
Plumbogummite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78; Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: T. Witzke & T. Giesler (2001): Neufunde aus Sachsen (VII): Bazzit, Bertrandit, Euxenit-(Y), Powellit und andere aus dem Königshainer Granit in der Lausitz.- Lapis 26 (1), 43-48
Polkovicite (TL)
Formula: (Fe,Pb)3(Ge,Fe)1-xS4
Type Locality:
Reference: Rudi i Metale Niezelazne (1975) 20/6, 288-293; American Mineralogist, volume 66, pp. 437-438 (1981); Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Pollucite
Formula: (Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Polybasite ?
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Müller W. 1856 - Über die Erzgänge bei Gablau in Niederschlesien; Berg- und Hüttenmännische Zeitung, Verlag Carl Hartmann, Nr 15, (S.211-212)
Polycrase-(Y)
Formula: Y(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Portlandite
Formula: Ca(OH)2
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Prosopite
Formula: CaAl2F4[(OH)4-xFx], x = 0.0–1.0
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Ciesielczuk, J., Segit, T., Orłowski, R., Motyliński, R., Kusy, D., Moszumańska, I., 2018. First multi-tool exploration of a gas-condensate-pyrolysate system from the environment of burning coal mine heaps: An in situ FTIR and laboratory GC and PXRD study based on Upper Silesian materials. Science of the Total Environment, 640-641 (1 November 2018), 1044-1071; https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.319
'Protojoséite'
Formula: Bi3(Te,S)2
Reference: Parafiniuk J., Domanska J., 2002: Bismuth minerals form Rędziny (Rudawy Janowickie, SW Poland). Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 33 (2), 3-14
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Hoehne K. 1936: Über einige Arsen-, Nickel-, Kobalt-, Silber-, Wismut- und Uranerzführende Kalkspatgänge dre Grube Bergfreiheit zu Oberschmiedeberg im Riesengebirge. Chem d. Erde Bd 10; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Pseudobrookite ?
Formula: Fe2TiO5
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Pseudorutile
Formula: Fe2Ti3O9
'Pseudowollastonite' ?
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD data
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Pucherite
Formula: Bi(VO4)
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).
'Pumpellyite'
Pumpellyite-(Al)
Formula: Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
Reference: Praszkier, T. & Korzekwa, A. (2010): Neues aus den Pegmatiten des Strzegom-Massivs in Polen. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 78-90 (in German).
Purpurite
Formula: Mn3+(PO4)
Pyracmonite
Formula: (NH4)3Fe(SO4)3
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 169 localities in this region.
Pyroaurite
Formula: Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Reference: Warchulski, R., Gawęda, A., Szopa, K. (2014): Secondary phases from the Zn-Pb smelting slags from Katowice – Piekary Śląskie area, Upper Silesia, Poland: a SEM – XRD overview. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 110-111
'Pyroaurite-2H' ?
Formula: Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2O
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data
'Pyrobitumen'
'Pyrobitumen var: Thucholite'
'Pyrochlore'
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
'Pyrochlore Supergroup var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
Reference: Pieczka A. 2006: An unusual manganoan apatite from the Szklary pegmatite (Lower Silesia, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica - Special Papers, vol. 28, 178-180
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Pyrophanite
Formula: Mn2+TiO3
Reference: Szuszkiewicz, A., Szełęg, E., Pieczka, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K., ... & Michałowski, P. (2013) The Julianna pegmatite vein system at the Piława Górna Mine, Góry Sowie Block, SW Poland–preliminary data on geology and descriptive mineralogy. Geological Quarterly, 2013, 57 (3): 000–000
'Pyroxene Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 50 localities in this region.
Qingheiite
Formula: NaMn3+Mg(Al,Fe3+)(PO4)3
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 233 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Carnelian
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Citrine
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Awdankiewicz M. & Szymański M. 2009: New data on the structure, emplacement mode and post-magmatic alteration of the Grzędy trachyandesites (Lower Permian), the Intra- Sudetic Basin. Mineralogia - Special Papers, vol. 34, p. 11
Quartz var: Jasper
Quartz var: Prasiolite
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 30 localities in this region.
Rammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Ranciéite
Formula: (Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
'Ranciéite-Takanelite Series'
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78
Rapidcreekite
Formula: Ca2(SO4)(CO3) · 4H2O
Ravatite
Formula: C14H10
Reference: Fabiańska, M., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., Kruszewski, Ł. (2015): Rare organic minerals on self-heating coal waste dumps - the Wełnowiec case. Mineralogia Special Papers: 44: 116
'Redikortsevite'
Formula: (NH4)MgCl3 · 6H2O
Retgersite
Formula: NiSO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Paulo A. 1970: On the formation of retgersite from Chełmiec. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 1, 37-45
Reyerite ?
Formula: (Na,K)2Ca14(Si,Al)24O58(OH)8 · 6H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł. (2018)(?): Geochemical Behavior of Trace Elements in Upper and Lower Silesian Basin Coal-Fire Gob Piles, Poland. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction); Ł. Kruszewski EPMA/PXRD data
Rhabdophane-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4) · H2O
Reference: Witzke, T. & Giesler, T. (2013): Eine Seltenerd- und Niob-Tantal-Mineralisation aus dem Königshainer Granit in der Lausitz, Sachsen.- Mineralien-Welt 24(1), 36-45
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Fojt B.: Ba-minerály železnorudné mineralizace na stratiformním sulfidickém ložisku Horní Benešov v Nízkém Jeseníku. Minerál, 2013, roč. 21, č. 4, s. 311-312.; Mücke A., Dolníček Z., Fojt B., Hladíková J., Pudilová M., Reif J., Škoda R.: The Horní Benešov ore deposit in the Devonian Šternberk-Horní Benešov Belt, Jeseníky Mts, Czech Republic. Part II: Fe-ore occurrences. – Čas. Slez. Muz. Opava (A), 2013, 62, 215-254.
Rhomboclase
Formula: (H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2O
Robertsite ?
Formula: Ca2Mn3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Rockbridgeite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: Witzke, T. & Giesler, T. (2013): Seltene Phosphate und Vanadate von Emmerichswalde bei Görlitz/Sachsen. Mineralien-Welt 24 (2), 40-55
Rokühnite ?
Formula: FeCl2 · 2H2O
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Domańska, J.: Rędziny. Otoczak, nr. 29, p. 38-52.
Roscoelite
Formula: K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Banaś, M., Kwiecińska, B., & Starnawska, E. (2005). The association of uranium, vanadium and organic matter in the copper deposits in Weissliegend sandstones (Fore-Sudetic monocline, Poland). Mineralogia Polonica.
Rosemaryite
Formula: (Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe2+)(Fe3+,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Rosenbergite ?
Formula: AlF[F0.5(H2O)0.5]4·H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Rosickýite ?
Formula: S
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Rossmanite
Formula: ☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Pieczka, A., Hawthorne, F.C., Ma, C., Rossman, G.R., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Nejbert, K., Ilnicki, S.S., Buffat, P., Rutkowski, B. (2016): Żabińskiite, ideally Ca(Al0.5Ta0.5)(SiO4)O, a new mineral of the titanite group from the Piława Górna pegmatite, the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland, Mineralogical Magazine: 80: (in press
Rostite
Formula: Al(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
Roxbyite ?
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD & EPMA data (2018).
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Rucklidgeite
Formula: PbBi2Te4
Russellite
Formula: Bi2WO6
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Rustumite ?
Formula: Ca10(Si2O7)2(SiO4)(OH)2Cl2
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., 2014: Mineralogy of some metacarbonate rocks from burned coal-mining dump in Przygórze (Lower Silesian Coal Basin) and its analogy to "olive" rocks from the Hatrurim Formation. Proceedings of the International Symposium CEMC 2014, Skalský Dvůr, April 23-26th, 26-27
Rutherfordine
Formula: (UO2)CO3
Reference: Mochnacka, K., Banaś, M. (2000): Occurrence and genetic relationships of uranium and thorium mineralization in the Karkonosze-Izera Block (The Sudety Mts, SW Poland). Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae: 70: 137-150
'Rutherfordite'
Reference: Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Rutile var: Ilmenorutile
Formula: Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Sabieite
Formula: (NH4)Fe3+(SO4)2
Sabugalite
Formula: HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Reference: Domańska-Siuda J. 2010: New data on secondary uranium minerals from the Western Sudetes (Poland) - preliminary report. Mineralogia - Special Papers, vol. 37, 77; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2012). Ore mineralization in the Miedzianka area (Karkonosze-Izera Massif, the Sudetes, Poland): new information. Mineralogia Polonica, 43(3-4), 155-178.; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Safflorite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Sagenite'
Salammoniac
Formula: NH4Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Salzburgite
Formula: Pb1.6Cu1.6Bi6.4S12
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A., Parafiniuk J. 2005: Minerals of the bismuthinite-aikinite series from Rędziny (Western Sudetes). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 165-168.
'Samarskite Group'
Formula: A3+B3+C5+2O8
Reference: Pieczka, A., Łodziński, M., Szełęg, E., Ilnicki, S.S., Nejbert, K., Szuszkiewicz, A., Turniak, K., Banach, M., Michałowski, P. & Różniak, R. (2012) the Sowie Mts. Pegmatites (Lower Silesia, Sw Poland): A Current Knowledge. Mineralogica-Petrographica, 94, 105. Abstract Series, Szeged, Vol. 7
Samarskite-(Y)
Formula: YFe3+Nb2O8
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Saponite var: Bowlingite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Saponite var: Sobotkite
Formula: (K,Ca0.5)0.33(Mg0.66Al0.33)3(Si3Al)O10(OH)2 · 1-5H2O
Reference: Czeslaw Haranczyk and Karol Prchazka (1974) Hydrous magnesium-nickel silicates from Wiry, Lower Silesia. Prace Muzeum Ziemi, 22, 3-64 (in Polish, with English summary, p.56-62)
Sarcopside (TL)
Formula: (Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)3(PO4)2
Reference: Websky (1868) Zeitschrift der Deutsche geologische Gesellschaft, Berlin: 20: 245; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 859.
'Saussurite'
Scacchite ?
Formula: MnCl2
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
'Scapolite'
Scawtite ?
Formula: Ca7(Si3O9)2CO3 · 2H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski PXRD data
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Schertelite ?
Formula: (NH4)2MgH2(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski (2012) Unique chloride assemblage of exhalative origin from burning coal-mining dump in Radlin (Rybnik Coal Area, S Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland Special Papers 40
'Schirmerite' ?
Formula: PbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
Reference: Mochnacka, K., Banaś, M. (2000): Occurrence and genetic relationships of uranium and thorium mineralization in the Karkonosze-Izera Block (The Sudety Mts, SW Poland). Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae: 70: 137-150; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Schmiederite
Formula: Pb2Cu2(Se6+O4)(Se4+O3)(OH)4
Reference: Sejkora, J., Pauliš, P., Malec, J.: Supergenní selenová mineralizace na uranovém ložisku Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 2004, roč. 12, s. 174-179.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Tuček K.: Meteority a jejich výskyt v Československu. 1981, Academia, Praha.
Schröckingerite
Formula: NaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Schumacherite
Formula: Bi3(VO4)2O(OH)
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).
Schwertmannite
Formula: Fe3+16(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
Scolecite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Segnitite
Formula: PbFe3+3AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Gołębiowska B., Pieczka A. & Borkiewicz O. 2008: Pb-(Al,Fe3+) - arsenate association from Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie, Southwestern Poland. Mineralogia - Special Papers, vo. 32, p. 69
Sekaninaite ?
Formula: (Fe,Mg)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł. (2018)(?): Geochemical Behavior of Trace Elements in Upper and Lower Silesian Basin Coal-Fire Gob Piles, Poland. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction); Ł. Kruszewski EPMA/PXRD data
Selenium
Formula: Se
Sellaite ?
Formula: MgF2
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
'Serpentine Subgroup var: Bastite'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Pauliš, P.: Die interessanten mineralogische Fundstellen in Mähren und Schlesien. Kutná Hora: Kuttna, 2001.
Serrabrancaite
Formula: MnPO4 · H2O
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78
'Shelkovite' ?
Formula: Mg7(CO3)5(OH)4·24H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Fabiańska, M.J., Segit, T., Kusy, D., Motyliński, R., Ciesielczuk, J., Deput, E., (2019): Carbon-nitrogen compounds, alcohols, mercaptans, monoterpenes, acetates, aldehydes, ketones, SF6, PH3, and other fire gases in coal-mining waste heaps of Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland) – a re-investigation by means of in situ FTIR external database approach. Science of The Total Environment (in press)
Shigaite ?
Formula: Mn6Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Ł. Kruszewski PXRD data
Sicklerite
Formula: Li1-x(Mn3+xMn2+1-x)PO4
Reference: Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Siderite var: Ca-rich Siderite
Formula: (Fe,Ca)CO3
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., Fabiańska, M. (2014): Chemical composition of glasses and associating mineral species in various pyrometamorphic rocks from coal-mining dumps of the Lower Silesia. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 70-71
Siderite var: Manganoan Siderite
Formula: (Fe,Mn)CO3
Reference: Fojt, B., Dolníček, Z., Nepejchal, M. (2012): Zlato v křemenných žilách lokalit Hláska a Vysoká hora – severní část revíru Andělská Hora. – Acta Mus. Moraviae, Sci. geol., 97, 2, 47–67.
Siderite var: Oligonite
Formula: (Fe,Mn)CO3
Reference: Pieczka A., Łobos K., Sachanbiński M. 2004: The first occurence of elbaite in Poland. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 35, 3-14
Siderite var: Sphärosiderite
Formula: FeCO3
Sideronatrite
Formula: Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Siderotil
Formula: FeSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Matýsek D., Jirásek J., Osovský M., Skupien P.. Minerals formed by the weathering of sulfides in mines of the Czech part of the Upper Silesian Basin. Mineralogical Magazine, 2014, 78, 5, 1265-1286.
Siegenite
Formula: CoNi2S4
Silesiaite (TL)
Formula: Ca2Fe3+Sn(Si2O7)(Si2O6OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: Pieczka, A., Ma, C., Rossman, G.R., Evans, R.J., Groat, L.A., Gołębiowska, B. (2017): Silesiaite, IMA 2017-064. CNMNC Newsletter No. 40, December 2017, page 1578; Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 1577–1581; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=14159 (2017)
Sillénite
Formula: Bi12SiO20
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Sillimanite var: Fibrolite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Silver var: Kongsbergite
Formula: (Ag,Hg)
Reference: Piestrzyński A., Tylka W. 1992: Silver amalgams from the Sieroszowice copper mine, Lubin-Sieroszowice district, SW Poland. Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 23, no 1
Silver var: Küstelite
Formula: Ag
Reference: Piestrzynski, A., and Wodzicki, A. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 37-47.
Simferite
Formula: Li(Mg,Fe3+,Mn3+)2(PO4)2
Sklodowskite
Formula: Mg(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Mochnacka, K., Banaś, M. (2000): Occurrence and genetic relationships of uranium and thorium mineralization in the Karkonosze-Izera Block (The Sudety Mts, SW Poland). Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae: 70: 137-150; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Slavíkite
Formula: (H3O+)3Mg6Fe15(SO4)21(OH)18 · 98H2O
Slawsonite
Formula: Sr(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Matýsek, D. & Jirásek, J. (2016): Occurrences of Slawsonite In Rocks of the Teschenite Association In the Podbeskydí Piedmont Area (Czech Republic) and Their Petrological Significance. Canadian Mineralogist, 54, 1129-1146
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Smirnite ?
Formula: Bi2Te4+O5
Reference: Pieczka, A., Gołębiowska, B., & Parafiniuk, J. (2011). Gold in sulfide-telluride assemblages at Rędziny, Rudawy Janowickie Range. Gold in Poland, AM Monograph, (2), 119-134.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Smithsonite var: Monheimite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)CO3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Smythite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Reference: Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Sobolevskite
Formula: Pd(Bi,Te)
'Sodic plagioclase'
Reference: Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 87 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Schalenblende
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
'Spinel Group'
Formula: AE2O4
Spionkopite
Formula: Cu39S28
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Spurrite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Habit: unknown (probably massive)
Colour: unknown
Description: Distinct XRD-peaks at diffracrogram of periclase concentrations
Reference: Kruszewski L. 2006: Oldhamite-periclase-portlandite-fluorite assemblage and coexisting minerals of burnt dump in Siemianowice Śląskie - Dąbrówka Wielka area (Upper Silesia, Poland) - preliminary report. Mineralogia Polonica Special Papers, vol.28, 118-120
Srebrodolskite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+2O5
Stanĕkite
Formula: (Mn2+,Fe2+,Mg)Fe3+(PO4)O
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Stannoidite
Formula: Cu+6Cu2+2(Fe2+,Zn)3Sn2S12
Starkeyite
Formula: MgSO4 · 4H2O
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Steklite
Formula: KAl(SO4)2
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Sternbergite
Formula: AgFe2S3
Reference: Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Stevensite
Formula: (Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: www.geo.uw.edu.pl/ZASOBY/SZKLARY/szklary.htm.
Stibarsen
Formula: AsSb
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: Nejbert, K., Siuda, R., Borzęcki, R., Matyszczak, W. (2013): Mineralogy of antimony ores mined at Dębowina in the Bardzkie Mts (Sudetes), SW Poland. Mineralogia Special Papers: 41: 68
Stibiocolumbite
Formula: Sb(Nb,Ta)O4
Stibiotantalite
Formula: Sb(Ta,Nb)O4
Reference: Pieczka, A.; Grew, E.S.; Groat, L.A.; Evans, R.J. (2011): Holtite and dumortierite from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland. Mineralogical Magazine 75, 303-315.; Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Stilpnomelane (TL)
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: No reference listed
Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Reference: Kozłowski, A., & Matyszczak, W. (2018). Oxygenic bismuth minerals in the NE part of the Karkonosze pluton (West Sudetes, SW Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica, 68(4).; Mochnacka, K., Oberc-Dziedzic, T., Mayer, W., & Pieczka, A. (2015). Ore mineralization related to geological evolution of the Karkonosze–Izera Massif (the Sudetes, Poland)—Towards a model. Ore Geology Reviews, 64, 215-238.
Strashimirite
Formula: Cu8(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 5H2O
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: T. Witzke & T. Giesler (1997): Neufunde aus Sachsen (VI): Churchit-(Y), Cyrilovit, Faustit, Kidwellit, Meurigit und Nickelhexahydrit aus der Lausitz.- Lapis 22, 9, 36-38
'Strigovite (of Becker and Websky)' (FRL)
Formula: Fe3+3(Al,Fe3+)Si3O11(OH)7
Type Locality:
Reference: Becker and Websky (1869) Neues Jahrb. Min p.236
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Stromeyerite var: Mercurian Stromeyerite
Reference: Kozub-Budzyń, G., Piestrzyński, A. (2018): The first occurrence of cupropearceite in the Kupferschiefer deposit, Lubin mine, SW Poland. Geological Quarterly: 62(2): 319-326
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Strunzite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Włodek, A., Grochowina, A., Gołębiowska, B., Pieczka, A. (2015): A phosphate-bearing pegmatite from Lutomia and its relationships to other pegmatites of the Góry Sowie Block, southwestern Poland. Journal of Geosciences: 60: 45-72
'Strunzite Group'
Reference: Pieczka, A., Włodek, A., Gołębiowska, B., Szełęg, E., Szuszkiewicz, A., Ilnicki, S., Nejbert, K., Turniak, K. (2015): Phosphate-bearing pegmatites in the Góry Sowie Block and adjacent areas, Sudetes, SW Poland. 7th International Symposium on Granitic Pegmatites, PEG 2015 Książ, Poland. Abstracts: 77-78
Studtite
Formula: [(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Reference: Pauliš, P., Novák, F., Ševců, J.: Sekundární minerály z uranového ložiska Jelení vrch u Horních Hoštic v Rychlebských horách. Acta Musei Moraviae, Scientiae geologicae, 2004, roč. 89, s. 121 - 138.
Suessite ?
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3Si
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł., Ciesielczuk, J., Misz-Kennan, M., Fabiańska, M. (2014): Chemical composition of glasses and associating mineral species in various pyrometamorphic rocks from coal-mining dumps of the Lower Silesia. Mineralogia Special Papers: 42: 70-71
'Sulfurite' ?
Formula: S
Reference: Fabiańska, M.J., Ciesielczuk, J., Kruszewski, Ł., Misz-Kennan, M., Blake, D.R., Stracher, G., Moszumańska, I., 2013: Gaseous compounds and efflorescences generated in self-heating coal-waste dumps — A case study from the Upper and Lower Silesian Coal Basins (Poland). International Journal of Coal Geology: 116-117: 247-261
'Sulfurite var: Arsensulfurite' ?
Formula: (S,As)8
Reference: Fabiańska, M.J., Ciesielczuk, J., Kruszewski, Ł., Misz-Kennan, M., Blake, D.R., Stracher, G., Moszumańska, I., 2013: Gaseous compounds and efflorescences generated in self-heating coal-waste dumps — A case study from the Upper and Lower Silesian Coal Basins (Poland). International Journal of Coal Geology: 116-117: 247-261
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Sulvanite
Formula: Cu3VS4
Reference: Chmielewski, A., Oszczepalski, S. (2016): Replacement processes of primary mineralization in the uppermost part of the Kupferschiefer series in SW Poland. Mineralogia - Special Papers: 45: 41-42
Suolunite ?
Formula: Ca2(H2Si2O7) · H2O
Reference: Kruszewski, Ł. (2018)(?): Geochemical Behavior of Trace Elements in Upper and Lower Silesian Basin Coal-Fire Gob Piles, Poland. Coal and Peat Fires, vol. 5, xx-xx (in review/correction); Ł. Kruszewski EPMA/PXRD data
Sylvite
Formula: KCl
Symplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Sejkora, J.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 105-110.
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
Szklaryite (TL)
Formula: ◻Al6BAs3+3O15
Type Locality:
Reference: Pieczka, A., Evans, R.J., Grew, E.S., Groat, L.A., Ma, C. and Rossman, G.R. (2013) Szklaryite, IMA 2012-070. CNMNC Newsletter No. 15, February 2013, page 8; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 1-12; Pieczka, A., Evans, R. J., Grew, E. S., Groat, L. A., Ma, C., & Rossman, G. R. (2013). The dumortierite supergroup. II. Three new minerals from the Szklary pegmatite, SW Poland: Nioboholtite,(Nb0. 6⃞0. 4) Al6BSi3O18, titanoholtite,(Ti0. 75⃞0. 25) Al6BSi3O18, and szklaryite, ⃞Al6BAs33+ O15. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(6), 2841-2856.; Pieczka, A., Biagioni, C., Gołębiowska, B., Jeleń, P., Pasero, M., & Sitarz, M. (2018). Parafiniukite, Ca2Mn3 (PO4) 3Cl, a New Member of the Apatite Supergroup from the Szklary Pegmatite, Lower Silesia, Poland: Description and Crystal Structure. Minerals, 8(11), 485.
Szomolnokite
Formula: FeSO4 · H2O
Reference: Matýsek D., Jirásek J., Osovský M., Skupien P.. Minerals formed by the weathering of sulfides in mines of the Czech part of the Upper Silesian Basin. Mineralogical Magazine, 2014, 78, 5, 1265-1286.
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Borovička, J., Weber, H. W., Jopek, T., Jakeš, P., Brown, P. G., ReVelle, D. O., Kalenda, P., Schultz, L., Kučera, J., Haloda, J., Týcová, P., Frýda, J., Brandstätter, F. (2003): The Morávka meteorite fall. 3. Meteoriod initial size, history, structure, and composition. Meteoritics, 38, 1005-1021.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Tamarugite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Tantalaeschynite-(Y)
Formula: Y(Ta,Ti,Nb)2O6
Reference: SZEŁĘG E., CIURLA A., 2004: Preliminary data on Nb-Ta oxides