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Republic of Karelia, Russiai
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Petrozavodsk265,025 (2015)
Kondopoga34,360 (2015)
Segezha33,354 (2015)
Kostomuksha30,135 (2015)
Sortavala20,760 (2016)
Medvezh’yegorsk16,551 (2016)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Karelo-Finnish Soviet Socialist Republic; Respublika Kareliya; Karelia Republic; Karelian Republic
Other Languages:
Finnish:
Karjalan tasavalta, Venäjä
French:
République de Carélie, Russie
German:
Republik Karelien, Russland
Italian:
Repubblica di Carelia, Russia
Karelian:
Karjalan tazavalda, Veneä
Russian:
Республика Карелия, Россия
Simplified Chinese:
卡累利阿共和国, 俄罗斯
Spanish:
República de Carelia, Rusia
Achinese:
Republik Karelia, Rusia
Afrikaans:
Republiek van Karelië, Rusland
Albanian:
Karelia, Rusia
Amharic:
የካሬሊያ ሪፐብሊክ, ሩሲያ
Arabic:
جمهورية كاريليا, روسيا
Aragonese:
Carelia, Rusia
Armenian:
Կարելիայի Հանրապետություն, Ռուսաստան
Asturian:
República de Carelia, Rusia
Azeri:
Kareliya Respublikası, Rusiya
Bashkir:
Карелия, Рәсәй Федерацияһы
Basque:
Kareliako Errepublika, Errusia
Belarusian:
Карэлія, Расія
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Рэспубліка Карэлія, Расея
Bosnian:
Karelija, Rusija
Breton:
Republik Karelia, Rusia
Bulgarian:
Република Карелия, Русия
Catalan:
República de Carèlia, Rússia
Cebuano:
Respublika Kareliya, Rusya
Chechen:
Карели, Росси
Church Slavic:
Карꙗла Димократїꙗ, Рѡсїꙗ
Chuvash:
Карел Республики, Раççей Патшалăхĕ
Croatian:
Karelija, Rusija
Czech:
Karelská republika, Rusko
Danish:
Republikken Karelija, Rusland
Dutch:
Karelië (deelrepubliek), Rusland
Erzya:
Карелэнь Республикась, Россия Мастор
Esperanto:
Respubliko Karelio, Rusio
Estonian:
Karjala Vabariik, Venemaa
Faroese:
Lýðveldið Karelia, Russland
Farsi/Persian:
جمهوری کارلیا, روسیه
Fiji Hindi:
Republic of Karelia, Russia
Gagauz:
Kareliya, Rusiya
Galician:
República de Carelia, Rusia
Georgian:
კარელიის რესპუბლიკა, რუსეთი
Greek:
Δημοκρατία της Καρελίας, Ρωσία
Hakka:
Karelia Khiung-fò-koet, Ngò-lò-sṳ̂
Hebrew:
קרליה (רפובליקה), רוסיה
Hill Mari:
Карели Республика, Россий
Hindi:
कारेलिया गणतंत्र, रूस
Hungarian:
Karélia, Oroszország
Ido:
Republiko di Karelia, Rusia
Indonesian:
Republik Karelia, Rusia
Irish Gaelic:
Poblacht na Cairéile, An Rúis
Japanese:
カレリア共和国, ロシア
Kabardian:
Карел республикэ, Урысей
Kalmyk:
Карелуд таңһч, Орсин Ниицән
Kannada:
ಕರೀಲಿಯಾ, ರಷ್ಯಾ
Karakalpak:
Kareliya, Rossiya
Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):
Карелия Республикасы, Ресей
Komi:
Карелия, Рочму
Komi-Permyak:
Карьяла, Рочму
Korean:
카렐리야 공화국, 러시아
Kyrgyz:
Карилия, Орусия
Latin:
Carelia (res publica), Russia
Latvian:
Karēlijas Republika, Krievija
Lezghian:
Карелия, Урусат
Lithuanian:
Karelijos Respublika, Rusija
Livvi-Karelian:
Karjalan tazavaldu, Ven'a
Macedonian:
Република Карелија, Русија
Malay:
Republik Karelia, Rusia
Marathi:
कॅरेलिया प्रजासत्ताक, रशिया
Meadow Mari:
Карелий, Россий
Mingrelian:
კარელიაშ რესპუბლიკა, რუსეთი
Mongolian:
Бүгд Найрамдах Карель Улс, Оросын Холбооны Улс
Northern Sami:
Gárjila dásseváldi, Ruošša
Norwegian:
Karelia, Russland
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Karelia, Russland
Ossetian:
Республикæ Карели, Уæрæсе
Polish:
Karelia, Rosja
Portuguese:
República da Carélia, Rússia
Romanian:
Republica Carelia, Rusia
Russia Buriat:
Карели Улас, Оросой холбоото улас
Scots:
Republic o Karelie, Roushie
Serbian:
Карелија, Русија
Serbo-Croatian:
Republika Karelija, Rusija
Slovak:
Karelsko, Rusko
Slovenian:
Republika Karelija, Rusija
South Azerbaijani:
کارلیا جومهوریتی, روسیه
Sundanese:
Républik Karélia, Rusia
Swahili:
Karelia, Urusi
Swedish:
Karelska republiken, Ryssland
Tagalog:
Karelia, Rusya
Tajik (Cyrillic Script):
Карелия, Русия
Tamil:
கரேலியா, உருசியா
Tatar:
Kareliä, Русия
Thai:
สาธารณรัฐคาเรเลีย, ประเทศรัสเซีย
Traditional Chinese:
卡累利阿, 俄羅斯
Turkish:
Karelya Cumhuriyeti, Rusya
Udmurt:
Карелия, Россия
Ukrainian:
Республіка Карелія, Росія
Upper Sorbian:
Republika Karelska, Ruska
Urdu:
جمہوریہ کاریلیا, روس
Uyghur:
كارېلىيە, روسىيە
Uzbek (Latin Script):
Kareliya, Rossiya
Veps:
Karjalan Tazovaldkund, Venäma
Vietnamese:
Cộng hòa Kareliya, Nga
Waray:
Republika han Karelia, Rusya
Western Punjabi:
کریلیا, روس
Yakut:
Карелия Республиката, Арассыыйа
Zazaki:
Cumhuriyetê Kareliya, Rusya


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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: V. I. Ivashchenko, O. B. Lavrov, K. Sundblad and A. N. Toritsin (2007) Au-Ag-Bi-Te-Se vein mineralization at Roikonkoski, Karelia, northern Lake Ladoga region. Geological Survey of Finland, Guide 53 pp 51-56
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Kuleshevich, L.V., and Gor’kovets, V.Y. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 599-608.
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Allanite-(La)
Formula: {CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Zhirov K.K. e.a. (1961) Geochemistry of REE in pegmatites of Northern Karelia, - Geochimiya, 11, p.995-1004 (in Rus.); Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Allanite-(Y)
Formula: {CaY}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: E.I. Semenov data
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
'α-Brass'
Formula: Cu3Zn
Reference: P.M. Kartashov analytical data (1987)
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Aluminomagnesiohulsite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2(Al,Mg,Sn)(BO3)O2
Reference: Lisitsyn, A.Ye., Malinko, S.V. and Rudnev, V.V. (1991) Borates of Pitkyaranta: distribution and composition. Mineralogicheskiy Zhurnal, 13(1), 49-60 (in Russian).
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Andalusite var: Chiastolite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index"]; Om maltesit en kiastolitartad andalnsitvarietet från östra Finland Af JJ Sederholm. Forhandlingar / Geologiska foreningen (Sweden).
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Andradite var: Stanniferous Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: No reference listed
Ángelaite
Formula: Cu2AgPbBiS4
Reference: Иващенко, В. И., Голубев, А. И., Ivashchenko, V., & Golubev, A. (2015). НОВЫЕ АСПЕКТЫ МИНЕРАЛОГИИ И МЕТАЛЛОГЕНИИ ПИТКЯРАНТСКОГО РУДНОГО РАЙОНА. Серия Геология докембрия, (7), 127-148.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Anilite
Formula: Cu7S4
Reference: V. I. Ivashchenko, O. B. Lavrov, K. Sundblad and A. N. Toritsin (2007) Au-Ag-Bi-Te-Se vein mineralization at Roikonkoski, Karelia, northern Lake Ladoga region. Geological Survey of Finland, Guide 53 pp 51-56
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Description: In microgabbronorite. In pegmatoid plagioclase pyroxenite.
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 1227-1233.
Anorthite var: Bytownite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Description: In microgabbronorite.
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 1227-1233.
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Description: In microgabbronorite. In pegmatoid plagioclase pyroxenite.
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 1227-1233.
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Putintseva, E. V., & Spiridonov, E. M. (2017). Allanite-(Ce): a Typical Mineral of Metakimberlite from the Lake Kimozero Area, Karelia. Geology of Ore Deposits, 59(8), 720-728.
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Argentopentlandite
Formula: Ag(Fe,Ni)8S8
Arsenopalladinite
Formula: Pd8(As,Sb)3
Reference: (2014) 12th International Platinum Symposium p63
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Ashoverite
Formula: Zn(OH)2
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., Valkama, M., Sundblad, K., Golubev, A. I., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2011, September). New data on mineralogy and metallogeny of scarns in the Pitkyaranta ore region. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 440, No. 1, pp. 1307-1311). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica
Atokite
Formula: (Pd,Pt)3Sn
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Aurostibite
Formula: AuSb2
Reference: Kuleshevich, L.V., and Gor’kovets, V.Y. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 599-608.
Axinite-(Fe)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Reference: Putintseva, E. V., & Spiridonov, E. M. (2017). Allanite-(Ce): a Typical Mineral of Metakimberlite from the Lake Kimozero Area, Karelia. Geology of Ore Deposits, 59(8), 720-728.
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Reference: Putintseva, E. V., & Spiridonov, E. M. (2017). Allanite-(Ce): a Typical Mineral of Metakimberlite from the Lake Kimozero Area, Karelia. Geology of Ore Deposits, 59(8), 720-728.
Bastnäsite-(La)
Formula: La(CO3)F
Reference: Putintseva, E. V., & Spiridonov, E. M. (2017). Allanite-(Ce): a Typical Mineral of Metakimberlite from the Lake Kimozero Area, Karelia. Geology of Ore Deposits, 59(8), 720-728.
Bavenite
Formula: Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
Behoite
Formula: Be(OH)2
Description: Found in a skarn.
Reference: E.I. Nefodov, pers. message to Roy Kristiansen 19-9-1973, cfr Raade, G. (1982): Behoitt fra Saga, Tvedalen. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 98.
'Belomorite'
Berborite (TL)
Formula: Be2(BO3)(OH,F) · H2O
Reference: DAN-SSSR,(1967) 174, 189-192; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 15, pp. 437-445 (1977)
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., Valkama, M., Sundblad, K., Golubev, A. I., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2011, September). New data on mineralogy and metallogeny of scarns in the Pitkyaranta ore region. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 440, No. 1, pp. 1307-1311). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica; Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., Valkama, M., Sundblad, K., Golubev, A. I., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2011, September). New data on mineralogy and metallogeny of scarns in the Pitkyaranta ore region. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 440, No. 1, pp. 1307-1311). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., Valkama, M., Sundblad, K., Golubev, A. I., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2011, September). New data on mineralogy and metallogeny of scarns in the Pitkyaranta ore region. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 440, No. 1, pp. 1307-1311). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica
Bityite
Formula: LiCaAl2(AlBeSi2O10)(OH)2
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
Bohdanowiczite
Formula: AgBiSe2
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 83, pages 1118, 1998; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Borovskite (TL)
Formula: Pd3SbTe4
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
Braggite
Formula: (Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Brannerite
Formula: UTi2O6
Bromellite
Formula: BeO
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Glendonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Martins da Pedra collection
Cancrinite
Formula: (Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Kovalskaya, T. N., Kotelnikov, A. R., & Varlamov, D. A. (2017). Rock-forming Minerals of Tiksheozersky Massif (North Karelia, Russia). In Magmatism of the Earth and related strategic metal deposits (pp. 115-117).
Cannonite
Formula: Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., Valkama, M., Sundblad, K., Golubev, A. I., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2011, September). New data on mineralogy and metallogeny of scarns in the Pitkyaranta ore region. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 440, No. 1, pp. 1307-1311). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Boitsov, A. V. (1997). The mineral composition and the ore types of the uranium-vanadium deposit Srednaya Padma (Onega region, Russian Federation). Changes and events in uranium deposit development, exploration, resources, production and the world supply-demand relationship, 259.
Carrollite
Formula: Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Reference: (2014) 12th International Platinum Symposium p63
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Borozdin, A. P., Polekhovskii, Y. S., Bushmin, S. A., Glebovitskii, V. A., Belyatskii, B. V., & Savva, E. V. (2014, January). Age of metasomatism and ore formation in the Srednyaya Padma vanadium-precious metals-uranium deposit (Karelia, Baltic Shield). In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 454, No. 1, p. 68). Springer Science & Business Media.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., Valkama, M., Sundblad, K., Golubev, A. I., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2011, September). New data on mineralogy and metallogeny of scarns in the Pitkyaranta ore region. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 440, No. 1, pp. 1307-1311). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica; Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
Cervelleite
Formula: Ag4TeS
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., Valkama, M., Sundblad, K., Golubev, A. I., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2011, September). New data on mineralogy and metallogeny of scarns in the Pitkyaranta ore region. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 440, No. 1, pp. 1307-1311). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica; Иващенко, В. И., Голубев, А. И., Ivashchenko, V., & Golubev, A. (2015). НОВЫЕ АСПЕКТЫ МИНЕРАЛОГИИ И МЕТАЛЛОГЕНИИ ПИТКЯРАНТСКОГО РУДНОГО РАЙОНА. Серия Геология докембрия, (7), 127-148.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 35 localities in this region.
'Chalcopyrite-Eskebornite Series'
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data of 2017
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Semenov, S.V., Glebovitsky, V.A., Kol’tsov, A.B., Semenov, V.S., Korneev, S.I., and Savatenkov, V.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(4), 249-274.
Chamosite var: Daphnite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)5Al(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Semenov, S.V., Glebovitsky, V.A., Kol’tsov, A.B., Semenov, V.S., Korneev, S.I., and Savatenkov, V.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(4), 249-274.
Chamosite var: Thuringite
Formula: (Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
Reference: Semenov, S.V., Glebovitsky, V.A., Kol’tsov, A.B., Semenov, V.S., Korneev, S.I., and Savatenkov, V.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(4), 249-274.
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Semenov, S.V., Glebovitsky, V.A., Kol’tsov, A.B., Semenov, V.S., Korneev, S.I., and Savatenkov, V.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(4), 249-274.
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 15, pp. 437-445 (1977)
Chromceladonite (TL)
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)(Cr,Al)(Si4O10)(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 40, pp. 1001-1020 (2002)
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Reference: Ustinov, V. N., Zagainyi, A. K., Smith, C. B., Ushkov, V. V., Laz'ko, E. E., Luk'yanova, L. I., & Lobkova, L. P. (2009). Early Proterozoic diamond-bearing kimberlites of Karelia and their formation peculiarities. Russian Geology and Geophysics, 50(9), 739-750.; Putintseva, E. V., & Spiridonov, E. M. (2017). Allanite-(Ce): a Typical Mineral of Metakimberlite from the Lake Kimozero Area, Karelia. Geology of Ore Deposits, 59(8), 720-728.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Chromium-dravite' (FRL)
Formula: Na(Mg3)Cr3+6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Chromphyllite
Formula: K(Cr,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH,F)2
Reference: [MinRec 32:212]; The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 40, pp. 1001-1020 (2002)
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: P.Kartashov data
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Clinobehoite
Formula: Be(OH)2
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Clinochlore var: Ripidolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Semenov, S.V., Glebovitsky, V.A., Kol’tsov, A.B., Semenov, V.S., Korneev, S.I., and Savatenkov, V.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(4), 249-274.
Clinochlore var: Sheridanite
Formula: (Mg,Al,Fe)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Semenov, S.V., Glebovitsky, V.A., Kol’tsov, A.B., Semenov, V.S., Korneev, S.I., and Savatenkov, V.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(4), 249-274.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Kovalskaya, T. N., Kotelnikov, A. R., & Varlamov, D. A. (2017). Rock-forming Minerals of Tiksheozersky Massif (North Karelia, Russia). In Magmatism of the Earth and related strategic metal deposits (pp. 115-117).
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Semenov, S.V., Glebovitsky, V.A., Kol’tsov, A.B., Semenov, V.S., Korneev, S.I., and Savatenkov, V.M. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(4), 249-274.
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cobaltite var: Palladian Cobaltite
Formula: (Co,Pd)AsS
Reference: Grokhovskaya, T.L., Distler, V.V., Zaldtarov, A.A., Klyunin, S.F., Laputina, I.P (1989): Association of platinum-group minerals in the Lukkulaisvaara layered intrusion, northern Karelia. Doklady Akad. Nauk SSSR: 306(2): 430-434 (in Russian); in: Jambor, J.L., Vanko, D.A. (1991): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 76: 1438
Cobaltpentlandite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)9S8
Coloradoite
Formula: HgTe
Reference: Polekhovskiy, Yu.S., Yu.S. Shelukhina(2005) Regarding the question of PGE and Au stratiform mineralization in shungite shales of Pigmozero square (Onega basin, Karelia). In Extended abstracts of the 10th International Platinum Symposium (pp. 529-532).
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Cooperite
Formula: PtS
Copper
Formula: Cu
Copper var: Stanniferous Copper
Formula: (Cu,Sn)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (1987)
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Corundum var: Ruby
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: [MinRec 28:132]
Costibite
Formula: CoSbS
Reference: Safonov, Y. G., Volkov, A. V., Vol’fson, A. A., Genkin, A. D., Krylova, T. L., & Chugaev, A. V. (2003). The Maisk Quartz Gold Deposit (Northern Karelia): Geological, Mineralogical, and Geochemical Studies and Some Genetic Problems. Geol. Rudn. Mestorozhd, 45(5), 429-451.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., Valkama, M., Sundblad, K., Golubev, A. I., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2011, September). New data on mineralogy and metallogeny of scarns in the Pitkyaranta ore region. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 440, No. 1, pp. 1307-1311). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica; Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
Curite
Formula: Pb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Curite var: Thorian Curite
Formula: Pb3(U,Th)8O24(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Danalite
Formula: Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: No reference listed
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Djurleite ?
Formula: Cu31S16
Reference: Kuleshevich, L.V., Tytyk, V.M., and Fedyuk, Z.N. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(7), 607-613.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Dolomite var: Ferroan Dolomite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
Eakerite
Formula: Ca2SnAl2Si6O18(OH)2 · 2H2O
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Description: In microgabbronorite. In pegmatoid plagioclase pyroxenite.
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 1227-1233.; Barkov, A. Y., Martin, R. F., Tarkian, M., Poirier, G., & Thibault, Y. (2001). Pd–Ag Tellurides from a Cl-rich environment in the Lukkulaisvaara layered intrusion, northern Russian Karelia. The Canadian Mineralogist, 39(2), 639-653.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Eskolaite
Formula: Cr2O3
Reference: Borozdin, A. P., Polekhovskii, Y. S., Bushmin, S. A., Glebovitskii, V. A., Belyatskii, B. V., & Savva, E. V. (2014, January). Age of metasomatism and ore formation in the Srednyaya Padma vanadium-precious metals-uranium deposit (Karelia, Baltic Shield). In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 454, No. 1, p. 68). Springer Science & Business Media.
Falkmanite
Formula: Pb3Sb2S6
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Reference: 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: 1096.
'Ferro-chloro-pargasite'
Formula: NaCa2(Fe2+4Al)(Al2Si6O22)Cl2
Reference: [AmMin 87:183]; Barkov, A. Y., Martin, R. F., Tarkian, M., Poirier, G., & Thibault, Y. (2001). Pd–Ag Tellurides from a Cl-rich environment in the Lukkulaisvaara layered intrusion, northern Russian Karelia. The Canadian Mineralogist, 39(2), 639-653.
Ferro-katophorite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Fe2+4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Reference: Kovalskaya, T. N., Kotelnikov, A. R., & Varlamov, D. A. (2017). Rock-forming Minerals of Tiksheozersky Massif (North Karelia, Russia). In Magmatism of the Earth and related strategic metal deposits (pp. 115-117).
Fluoborite
Formula: Mg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Fluorvesuvianite (TL)
Formula: Ca19(Al,Mg,Fe2+)13(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10O(F,OH)9
Type Locality:
Reference: S. N. Britvin et al.: Can. Mineral. 41:1371-1380 (2003)
Francevillite
Formula: Ba(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Froodite
Formula: α-PdBi2
'Fullerite' ?
Formula: C60
Reference: [www.webmineral.com]
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
Galenobismutite
Formula: PbBi2S4
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., Valkama, M., Sundblad, K., Golubev, A. I., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2011, September). New data on mineralogy and metallogeny of scarns in the Pitkyaranta ore region. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 440, No. 1, pp. 1307-1311). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica; Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Genthelvite
Formula: Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Geversite
Formula: PtSb2
Reference: Grishaenko, M. V. P., & Federation, R. (2007). Independent Report on the Shalozerskoe (Burakovsky), Lukkulaisvaara and Tsipringa Platinum, Palladium, Copper, Nickel Deposits in the Autonomous Republic of Karelia Russian Federation
Glaucodot
Formula: (Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Graphite
Formula: C
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: V. I. Ivashchenko, O. B. Lavrov, K. Sundblad and A. N. Toritsin (2007) Au-Ag-Bi-Te-Se vein mineralization at Roikonkoski, Karelia, northern Lake Ladoga region. Geological Survey of Finland, Guide 53 pp 51-56
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Guanajuatite
Formula: Bi2Se3
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 83, pages 1118, 1998
Gudmundite
Formula: FeSbS
Reference: Ivashchenko, V. I., & Lavrov, О. В. (2006) Ore Deposits and Occurrences in the North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia. in Ore Deposits And Occurrences In The North Ladoga Region, Southwest Karelia Field Trip Guidebook. Understanding the genesis of ore deposits to meet the demands of the 21st century 12th Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium 2006. Moscow. P.41-64.
'Gummite'
Häggite
Formula: V3+V4+O2(OH)3
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Hakite-(Hg)
Formula: Cu6Cu4Hg2Sb4Se12Se
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data of 2017
Hambergite
Formula: Be2(BO3)(OH)
Haycockite
Formula: Cu4Fe5S8
Reference: Grokhovskaya, T. L., Lapina, M. I., Ganin, V. A., & Grinevich, N. G. (2005). PGE mineralization in the Burakovsk Layered Complex, Southern Karelia, Russia. Geology of Ore Deposits C/C of Geologiia Rudnykh Mestorozhdenii, 47(4), 283.
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Reference: Grokhovskaya, T. L., Lapina, M. I., Ganin, V. A., & Grinevich, N. G. (2005). PGE mineralization in the Burakovsk Layered Complex, Southern Karelia, Russia. Geology of Ore Deposits C/C of Geologiia Rudnykh Mestorozhdenii, 47(4), 283.
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Hedleyite
Formula: Bi7Te3
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
'Högbomite'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2(Al,Ti)5O10
Reference: http://webmineral.ru/deposits/item.php?id=1262
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Hongshiite
Formula: PtCu