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Highlands Co., Florida, USAi
Regional Level Types
Highlands Co.County
FloridaState
USACountry

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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Sebring10,497 (2017)
Avon Park10,086 (2017)
Placid Lakes3,716 (2006)
Lake Placid2,164 (2018)
Other Languages:
French:
Comté de Highlands, Floride, États-Unis
German:
Highlands County, Florida, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
Contea di Highlands, Florida, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Хайлендс, Флорида, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
高地縣, 佛罗里达州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Highlands, Florida, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Highlands County, Florida, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة هايلاندز, فلوريدا, الولايات المتحدة
Armenian:
Հայլենդս շրջան, Ֆլորիդա, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Basque:
Highlands konderria, Florida
Bavarian:
Highlands County, Florida, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
হাইল্যান্ডস কাউন্টি, ফ্লোরিডা, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Хайландс, Флорида, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Highlands County, Florida
Dutch:
Highlands County, Florida, Verenigde Staten
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان هایلندز، فلوریدا, فلوریدا, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Hungarian:
Highlands megye, Florida, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Japanese:
ハイランズ郡, フロリダ州, アメリカ合衆国
Latin:
Highlands Comitatus, Florida, Civitates Foederatae Americae
Low Saxon/Low German:
Highlands County, Florida, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Highlands Gông, Florida
Norwegian:
Highlands County, Florida, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Highlands, Floryda, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Highlands, Flórida, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Highlands, Florida, Statele Unite ale Americii
Serbian:
Округ Хајландс, Флорида, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Highlands County, Florida, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Highlands County, Florida, USA
Turkish:
Highlands County, Florida, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Хайлендс, Флорида, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
ہائلینڈز کاؤنٹی، فلوریڈا, فلوریڈا, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Highlands, Florida, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Highlands, Florida, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
ہائیلینڈز کاؤنٹک, فلوریڈا, امریکہ


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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: J.M. Lloyd,P.A Bond,and S.E. Randken (2009) Florida Rocks And Minerals : Florida Geological Survey Leaflet # 9

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
OOxygen
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
AlAluminium
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4

Fossils

There are 6 fossil localities from the PaleoBioDB database within this region.

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Occurrences27
Youngest Fossil Listed0.01 Ma (Pleistocene)
Oldest Fossil Listed41.3 Ma (Eocene)
Stratigraphic Units
UnitNo. OccurrencesAge
Tamiami - Pinecrest123.6 - 2.588 Ma (Cenozoic)
Tamiami - Pinecrest Beds54.9 - 1.8 Ma (Cenozoic)
Avon Park241.3 - 37.2 Ma (Eocene)
Fossils from RegionClick here to show the list.
Accepted NameHierarchy Age
Neolaganum
genus
Animalia : Echinodermata : Echinoidea : Clypeasteroida : Laganidae : Neolaganum41.3 - 38 Ma
Eocene
Metaxytherium
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Sirenia : Dugongidae : Metaxytherium23.03 - 2.588 Ma
Cenozoic
Eremotherium
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Pilosa : Megatheriidae : Eremotherium4.9 - 1.8 Ma
Cenozoic
Equus (Dolichohippus)
subgenus
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Perissodactyla : Equidae : Equus : Equus (Dolichohippus)4.9 - 1.8 Ma
Cenozoic
Glyptotherium texanum
species
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Cingulata : Glyptodontidae : Glyptotherium : Glyptotherium texanum4.9 - 1.8 Ma
Cenozoic
Nannippus peninsulatus
species
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Perissodactyla : Equidae : Nannippus : Nannippus peninsulatus4.9 - 1.8 Ma
Cenozoic
Mylohyus floridanus
species
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Artiodactyla : Tayassuidae : Mylohyus : Mylohyus floridanus4.9 - 1.8 Ma
Cenozoic
Goniasteridae
family
Animalia : Echinodermata : Asteroidea : Valvatida : Goniasteridae41.3 - 38 Ma
Eocene
Chicoreus (Chicoreus) floridanus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Chicoreus : Chicoreus (Chicoreus) floridanus2.588 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Murexiella macgintyi
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Murexiella : Murexiella macgintyi3.6 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Typhis (Rugotyphis) harrisi
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Typhis : Typhis (Rugotyphis) harrisi3.6 - 2.588 Ma
Cenozoic
Calotrophon ostrearum
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Calotrophon : Calotrophon ostrearum3.6 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Murexiella (Subpterynotus) textilis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Murexiella : Murexiella (Subpterynotus) textilis3.6 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Hexaplex (Hexaplex) fulvescens
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Hexaplex : Hexaplex (Hexaplex) fulvescens3.6 - 2.588 Ma
Cenozoic
Dermomurex (Dermomurex) engonatus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Dermomurex : Dermomurex (Dermomurex) engonatus2.588 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Typhis (Rugotyphis) floridanus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Typhis : Typhis (Rugotyphis) floridanus3.6 - 2.588 Ma
Cenozoic
Vokesimurex rubidus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Vokesimurex : Vokesimurex rubidus2.588 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Trajana pyta
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Nassariidae : Trajana : Trajana pyta3.6 - 2.588 Ma
Cenozoic
Miltha (Miltha) caloosaensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Lucinida : Lucinidae : Miltha : Miltha (Miltha) caloosaensis3.6 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Fossil LocalitiesClick to show 6 fossil localities

Other Databases

Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Highlands_County,_Florida
Wikidata ID:Q488885
GeoNames ID:4158643

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