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Herdade do Ferragudo Mine, Castro Verde, Castro Verde, Beja, Portugali
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Herdade do Ferragudo MineMine
Castro Verde- not defined -
Castro Verde- not defined -
BejaDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Mina das Herdade do Ferragudo, Castro Verde, Castro Verde, Distrito de Beja, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° 38' 9'' North , 8° 3' 58'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 37.63600,-8.06625
GeoHash:G#: eydq07qmd
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Mn occurrence.

Mining concessions no. 28 Herdade do Ferragudo (Mn), registered on 15-12-1865.

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,601 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 657Mn
'Psilomelane'
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 657Mn
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 657Mn
Pyrolusite var: Polianite
Formula: morphological variety
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 657Mn
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 657Mn
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 657Mn
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 657Mn
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 657Mn
'Wad'
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 657Mn

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
var: Polianite4.DB.05morphological variety
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Braunite'9.AG.05Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Psilomelane-
Wad-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
(AB)2X3
Braunite7.5.1.3Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Psilomelane'-
Pyrolusite
var: Polianite
-morphological variety
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
SiSilicon
Si BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Si QuartzSiO2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
MnManganese
Mn BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Early Carboniferous - Late Devonian
323.2 - 382.7 Ma



ID: 3158035
Late Devonian meta-rhyolite

Age: Paleozoic (323.2 - 382.7 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{meta-rhyolite}, Minor{meta-basalt group,shale/slate,quartzite}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Cambrian
485.4 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187108
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cambrian (485.4 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Bello, A. de Oliveira, 1910, Minéraux Portugais - Bulletin de la Société Portugaise des Sciences Naturelles, Vol IV, fasc. 2, Livraria Ferin, Lisboa.
Bello, A. de Oliveira, 1913, Minéraux Portugais - Bulletin de la Société Portugaise des Sciences Naturelles, Vol VI, fasc. 2, Livraria Ferin, Lisboa.


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