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Burundi

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Area:27,834 km2
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54 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
'Apatite'
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Bastnäsite'
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: The Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA), sample # 4579; http://www.metafro.be/mineralogy/browse_hierarchical_geo?country=Burundi
'Biotite'
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
'Breccia'
Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Calcite-carbonatite'
'Carbonatite'
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Cerite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Clays'
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: FeNb2O6
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Locality: Masso, Burundi
'Diorite'
'Dolerite'
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Locality: Masso, Burundi
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
'Ferrocarbonatite'
'Florencite'
'Fluocerite'
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
'Gabbro'
Galena
Formula: PbS
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: The Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA), sample # 14136; http://www.metafro.be/mineralogy/browse_hierarchical_geo?country=Burundi
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
'commodity:Gold'
Formula: Au
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
'Granite'
Graphite
Formula: C
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hydroxykenoelsmoreite (TL)
Formula: (□,Pb)2(W,Fe3+,Al)2(O,OH)6(OH)
Reference: Mills, S.J., Christy, A.G., Kampf, A.R., Birch, W.D. and Kasatkin, A. (2016) Hydroxykenoelsmoreite, IMA 2016-056. CNMNC Newsletter No. 33, October 2016, page 1141; Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 1135–1144; Mills, S.J., Christy, A.G., Kampf, A.R., Birch, W.D., Kasatkin, A. (2017): Hydroxykenoelsmoreite, the first new mineral from the Republic of Burundi. European Journal of Mineralogy, 29, 491-497.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Locality: Masso, Burundi
Marialite
Formula: Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Reference: The Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA), sample # 11251; http://www.metafro.be/mineralogy/browse_hierarchical_geo?country=Burundi
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Microcline var: Hyalophane
Formula: (K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: The Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA), sample # 14136; http://www.metafro.be/mineralogy/browse_hierarchical_geo?country=Burundi
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
'Monazite'
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Népouite
Formula: (Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Phosphorite'
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
'Pyrochlore'
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
'commodity:Rare Earths'
'Rhabdophane Group'
Formula: (REE,Ca,Th)(PO4)·H2O
Rhabdophane-(La)
Formula: La(PO4) · H2O
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Rutile var: Ilmenorutile
Formula: Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: The Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA), sample # 14136; http://www.metafro.be/mineralogy/browse_hierarchical_geo?country=Burundi
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
'Søvite'
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: The Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA), sample # 4637; http://www.metafro.be/mineralogy/browse_hierarchical_geo?country=Burundi
'Syenite'
Tantalite-(Mn)
Formula: MnTa2O6
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Trevorite
Formula: Ni2+Fe3+2O4
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Bismuth'1.CA.05Bi
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Cerianite-(Ce)4.DL.05(Ce4+,Th)O2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35FeNb2O6
Columbite-(Mn)4.DB.35(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
var: Ilmenorutile4.DB.05Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Tantalite-(Mn)4.DB.35MnTa2O6
Trevorite4.BB.05Ni2+Fe3+2O4
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Cacoxenite'8.DC.40Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Goyazite8.BL.10SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Rhabdophane-(La)8.CJ.45La(PO4) · H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Aegirine'9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Andalusite'9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
'Beryl'9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Cerite-(Ce)9.AG.20(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Chloritoid9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Marialite9.FB.15Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Hyalophane9.FA.30(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Népouite9.ED.15(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Bastnäsite'-
'Biotite'-
'Breccia'-
'Calcite-carbonatite'-
Carbonatite-
Clays-
Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series-
Columbite-Tantalite-
Diorite-
Dolerite-
Fayalite-Forsterite Series-
Feldspar Group-
Ferrocarbonatite-
Florencite-
Fluocerite-
Gabbro-
Garnet Group-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Granite-
Hydroxykenoelsmoreite (TL)-(□,Pb)2(W,Fe3+,Al)2(O,OH)6(OH)
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Monazite-
Phosphorite-
Pyrochlore-
Rhabdophane Group-(REE,Ca,Th)(PO4)·H2O
Syenite-
Søvite-
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Cerianite-(Ce)4.4.12.1(Ce4+,Th)O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
var: Ilmenorutile4.4.1.2Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Trevorite7.2.2.5Ni2+Fe3+2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2FeNb2O6
Columbite-(Mn)8.3.2.4(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Tantalite-(Mn)8.3.2.3MnTa2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Rhabdophane-(La)40.4.7.2La(PO4) · H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Goyazite42.7.3.3SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Miscellaneous
Cacoxenite42.13.5.1Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Cerite-(Ce)52.4.6.1(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Népouite71.1.2b.3(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
var: Hyalophane76.1.1.3(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al-Si Framework with other Be/Al/Si frameworks
Marialite76.3.1.1Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Bastnäsite'-
'Biotite'-
'Breccia'-
'Calcite-carbonatite'-
'Carbonatite'-
'Clays'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Diorite'-
'Dolerite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Ferrocarbonatite'-
'Florencite'-
'Fluocerite'-
'Gabbro'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Granite'-
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
Hydroxykenoelsmoreite (TL)-(□,Pb)2(W,Fe3+,Al)2(O,OH)6(OH)
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Monazite'-
'Phosphorite'-
'Pyrochlore'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Rhabdophane Group'-(REE,Ca,Th)(PO4)·H2O
'Syenite'-
'Søvite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
H Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H Hydroxykenoelsmoreite(□,Pb)2(W,Fe3+,Al)2(O,OH)6(OH)
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Rhabdophane Group(REE,Ca,Th)(PO4)·H2O
H Rhabdophane-(La)La(PO4) · H2O
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C GraphiteC
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O BaryteBaSO4
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
O Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Columbite-(Fe)FeNb2O6
O Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O CupriteCu2O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O HematiteFe2O3
O Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O Hydroxykenoelsmoreite(□,Pb)2(W,Fe3+,Al)2(O,OH)6(OH)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Rutile (var: Ilmenorutile)Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O QuartzSiO2
O Rhabdophane Group(REE,Ca,Th)(PO4)·H2O
O Rhabdophane-(La)La(PO4) · H2O
O RutileTiO2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O SideriteFeCO3
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O Tantalite-(Mn)MnTa2O6
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O TrevoriteNi2+Fe23+O4
O TridymiteSiO2
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al Hydroxykenoelsmoreite(□,Pb)2(W,Fe3+,Al)2(O,OH)6(OH)
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
SiSilicon
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si TridymiteSiO2
Si VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P Rhabdophane Group(REE,Ca,Th)(PO4)·H2O
P Rhabdophane-(La)La(PO4) · H2O
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BaryteBaSO4
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S GalenaPbS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
ClChlorine
Cl MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Rhabdophane Group(REE,Ca,Th)(PO4)·H2O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti Rutile (var: Ilmenorutile)Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Ti RutileTiO2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Mn Tantalite-(Mn)MnTa2O6
FeIron
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Fe Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Columbite-(Fe)FeNb2O6
Fe Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Hydroxykenoelsmoreite(□,Pb)2(W,Fe3+,Al)2(O,OH)6(OH)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Rutile (var: Ilmenorutile)Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Fe TrevoriteNi2+Fe23+O4
Fe VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
NiNickel
Ni Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Ni TrevoriteNi2+Fe23+O4
CuCopper
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
SrStrontium
Sr GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Fe)FeNb2O6
Nb Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Nb Rutile (var: Ilmenorutile)Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
LaLanthanum
La Rhabdophane-(La)La(PO4) · H2O
CeCerium
Ce Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
Ce Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
TaTantalum
Ta Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Ta Rutile (var: Ilmenorutile)Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Ta Tantalite-(Mn)MnTa2O6
WTungsten
W Hydroxykenoelsmoreite(□,Pb)2(W,Fe3+,Al)2(O,OH)6(OH)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb Hydroxykenoelsmoreite(□,Pb)2(W,Fe3+,Al)2(O,OH)6(OH)
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
ThThorium
Th Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
Th Rhabdophane Group(REE,Ca,Th)(PO4)·H2O

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Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Region (Historical) - 227 mineral species & varietal names listed

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