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Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russiai
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Lovozero massif - view from Khibina Massif

Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
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View on Lovozero massif from Yukspor Mt. in Khibiny massif

Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
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Lovozero Massif as seen from a boat on the Umbozero lake

Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
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Lovozero massif - view from Khibina Massif

Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
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View on Lovozero massif from Yukspor Mt. in Khibiny massif

Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
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Lovozero Massif as seen from a boat on the Umbozero lake

Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
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Lovozero massif - view from Khibina Massif

Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
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View on Lovozero massif from Yukspor Mt. in Khibiny massif

Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
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Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Murmanskaja Oblast'; Murmansk Oblast
Name(s) in local language(s):
Ловозёрский массив


NOTE: Most lorenzenites labeled as coming from the Lovozero Massif have been found at the Flora Mt. locality in this massif (http://www.mindat.org/loc-2693.html).

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396 valid minerals. 108 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 2 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc. 30 erroneous literature entries.

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Abellaite
Formula: NaPb2(CO3)2(OH)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data of 2017, Reiner Mielke sample
Abenakiite-(Ce) ?
Formula: Na26Ce6(Si6O18)(PO4)6(CO3)6(SO2)O
Reference: Chukanov, N.V. (2014): Infrared spectra of mineral species: Extended library. Springer (Springer Geochemistry/Mineralogy), vol. 1, Dordrecht,1726 pp.
Actinolite
Formula: ◻Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Description: Small pale green prismatic crystals are found in the groundmass of a vein of a sandine-olivine lamprophyte on the Karnasurt Mt. (Pekov 2000)
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.(p.123)
Adamsite-(Y)
Formula: NaY[CO3]2 · 6H2O
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 40 localities in this region.
Aegirine var. Titanian Aegirine
Formula: Na(Fe,Ti)Si2O6
Reference: E. Galuskin and D. Krinov analytical data
Aenigmatite
Formula: Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
Aeschynite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca,Fe,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Agrellite
Formula: NaCa2Si4O10F
Reference: Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Ivanyuk, G. Y., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2014). Loparite-(Ce) in rocks of the Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 56(8), 685-698.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Korchak, Y. A., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Men’shikov, Y. P., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2012). Ulvöspinel from xenoliths of contact-altered volcanic and volcanosedimentary rocks in nepheline syenites of the Khibiny and Lovozero plutons. Geology of Ore Deposits, 54(7), 575-579.
Albite var. Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Albite var. Anorthoclase
Formula: (Na,K)AlSi3O8
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data of 2017, Victor Grishin material
Albite var. Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Korchak, Y. A., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Men’shikov, Y. P., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2012). Ulvöspinel from xenoliths of contact-altered volcanic and volcanosedimentary rocks in nepheline syenites of the Khibiny and Lovozero plutons. Geology of Ore Deposits, 54(7), 575-579.
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Alluaivite (TL)
Formula: Na19(Ca,Mn)6(Ti,Nb)3Si26O74Cl · 2H2O
Description: In an ultra-agpaitic pegmatite.
Reference: [ZVMO (1990) 119,1 117-120; World of Stones 95:5-6, p. 64]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Description: Material from morain.
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Alsakharovite-Zn (TL)
Formula: NaSrKZn(Ti,Nb)4(Si4O12)2(O,OH)4 · 7H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Altisite
Formula: Na3K6Ti2Al2Si8O26Cl3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Amesite
Formula: Mg2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Am Min (1941), 25:425
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Anatase var. Gel-Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Heys Mineral Index 3rd ed.
Ancylite-(Ce)
Formula: CeSr(CO3)2(OH) · H2O
Reference: Mikhail Uchitel' data
Ancylite-(La)
Formula: LaSr(CO3)2(OH) · H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Anorthite var. Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Description: Material from morain.
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Apophyllite Group'
Formula: AB4[Si8O22]X · 8H2O
Reference: [AmMin 85:1322]
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Arctite
Formula: Na2Ca4(PO4)3F
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Arisite-(Ce)
Formula: NaCe2(CO3)2[F2x(CO3)1-x]F
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Armenite
Formula: BaCa2Al6Si9O30 · 2H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Astrophyllite
Formula: K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Reference: Y. P. Men'shikov et al.: Am. Min. 91:922-928 (2006)
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Bario-olgite (TL)
Formula: (Ba,Sr)(Na,Sr,REE)2Na(PO4)2 ·
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Kulikova, I.M., Zubkova, N.V., Krotova, O.D., Sorokina, N.I., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2004) New mineral bario-olgite, Ba(Na,Sr,REE)2Na[PO4] 2 and its crystal structure. Zapiski RMO (Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society): 133(1): 41-49.
Bartonite
Formula: K6Fe20S26S
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2005) The Palitra pegmatite, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 397-416.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Barytolamprophyllite
Formula: (Ba,Na)2(Na,Ti,Fe3+)4Ti2(Si2O7)2O(OH,F)
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2005) The Palitra pegmatite, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 397-416.
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
Beidellite
Formula: (Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Belloite
Formula: Cu(OH)Cl
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Belovite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: NaCeSr3(PO4)3F
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Description: Nepheline-syenite pegmatite.
Reference: DAN-SSSR (1954) 96/3, 613-616; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.; Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G. Y., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Selivanova, E. A., Korchak, J. A., ... & Zalkind, O. A. (2011). Eliseevite, Na1. 5Li [Ti2Si4O12. 5 (OH) 1.5]∙ 2H2O, a new microporous titanosilicate from the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). American Mineralogist, 96(10), 1624-1629.
Belovite-(La)
Formula: NaLaSr3(PO4)3F
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Belyankinite (TL)
Formula: Ca1-2(Ti,Nb)5O12 · 9H2O (?)
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; American Mineralogist 37:802
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Moscow: Ocean Pictures LTD 2000.
Bertrandite var. Gel-Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Moscow: Ocean Pictures LTD 2000.
Beryllite (TL)
Formula: Be3(SiO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First Discovered on the Territory of the former Soviey Union.; Pekov, I. V., Chukanov, N. V., Yamnova, N. A., Zadov, A. E., & Tarassoff, P. (2007). Gjerdingenite-Na and gjerdingenite-Ca, two new mineral species of the labuntsovite group. The Canadian Mineralogist: 45(3): 529-539.
Beryllite var. Metaberyllite
Formula: Be3SiO5 · 2H2O (?)
Reference: E. I. Semenov, 1972. [Mira..~OBO3epcK. II~e:xoqH. Macc., I/I3A. HayKa]; abstr. Zap. 102, 75
Betalomonosovite (TL)
Formula: Na64Ti4(Si2O7)2[PO3OH][PO2(OH)2]O2(OF)
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (1998): Minerals first discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union. Ocean Pictures Ltd., Moscow, 369 pp.; Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]2Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3AlSi3O10(OH)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Birnessite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Böhmite
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Tony Nikischer
Bonshtedtite
Formula: Na3Fe2+(CO3)(PO4)
Reference: Khomyakov A P, Aleksandrov V V, Krasnova N I, Ermilov V V, Smolyaninova N N (1982) Bonshtedtite, Na3Fe(PO4)(CO3), a new mineral. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 111, issue 4, 486-490
Bornemanite (TL)
Formula: Na6BaTi2Nb(Si2O7)2(PO4)O2(OH)F
Reference: Men'shikov, Y.P., Bussen, I.V., Goyko, Y.A., Zabavnikova, N.I., Mer'kov, A.N., Khomyakov, A.P. (1975) Bornemanite, a new silicophosphate of sodium, titanium, niobium, and barium. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 104(3): 322-326.; Men'shikov, Y.P., Bussen, I.V., Goyko, Y.A., Zabavnikova, N.I., Mer'kov, A.N., Khomyakov, A.P. (1976) Bornemanite, a new silicophosphate of sodium, titanium, niobium, and barium. International Geology Review: 18: 940-944.; Fleischer, M., Chao, G.Y., Mandarino, J.A. (1976) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 61: 338-341.; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Britholite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Britholite Group'
Formula: (REE, Ca)5[(Si,P)O4]3X
Reference: Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Ivanyuk, G. Y., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2014). Loparite-(Ce) in rocks of the Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 56(8), 685-698.
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Burbankite
Formula: (Na,Ca)3(Sr,Ba,Ce)3(CO3)5
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.; Chukanov, N. V., Ermolaeva, V. N., Pekov, I. V., Sokolov, S. V., Nekrasov, A. N., & Sokolova, M. N. (2005). Raremetal mineralization connected with bituminous matters in late assemblages of pegmatites of the Khibiny and Lovozero massifs. New Data Minerals, 40, 80-95.
Burpalite
Formula: Na2CaZr(Si2O7)F2
Reference: Tony Nikischer
Bykovaite (TL)
Formula: (Ba,Na,K)2(Na,Ti,Mn)4(Ti,Nb)2(Si2O7)2O2(H2O,F,OH)2 · 3.5H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: A. P. Khomyakov et al., 2005
Calciohilairite
Formula: CaZr[SiO3]3 · 3H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Calciomurmanite (TL)
Formula: (Na,◻)2Ca(Ti,Mg,Nb)4[Si2O7]2O2(OH,O)2(H2O)4
Reference: Lykova, I. S., Pekov, I. V., Chukanov, N. V., Belakovskiy, D. I., Yapaskurt, V. O., Zubkova, N. V., Britvin, S. N., Giester, G. (2016) Calciomurmanite, (Na,□) 2Ca (Ti,Mg,Nb)4[Si2O7]2O2(OH,O)2(H2O)4, a new mineral from the Lovozero and Khibiny alkaline complexes, Kola Peninsula, Russia. European Journal of Mineralogy: 28(4): 835-845.; Lykova, I.S., Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Yapaskurt, V.O., Zubkova, N.V., Britvin, S.N. and Giester, G. (2015) Calciomurmanite, IMA 2014-103. CNMNC Newsletter No. 25, June 2015, page 530. Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 529-535.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Menshikov, Y. P., Mikhailova, Y. A., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Yakovenchuk, V. N., & Ivanyuk, G. Y. (2015). Minerals of zirconolite group from fenitized xenoliths in nepheline syenites of Khibiny and Lovozero plutons, Kola Peninsula. Geology of Ore Deposits, 57(7), 591-599.
Cancrinite
Formula: (Na,Ca,◻)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Cancrisilite (TL)
Formula: Na7(Al5Si7O24)(CO3) · 3H2O
Reference: [ZVMO (1991) 120, n6, 80-; World of Stones 95:5-6, p. 64]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Carbocernaite
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Sr,Ce,Ba)(CO3)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Caryochroite (TL)
Formula: (Na,Sr)3(Fe3+,Mg)10[Ti2Si12O37] · (H2O,O,OH)17
Type Locality:
Reference: Kartashov P.M., Ferraris G., Soboleva S.V., Chukanov N.V. (2006): Caryochroite, a new heterophyllosilicate mineral species related to nafertisite from the Lovozero massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). Canadian Mineralogist, 44, 1331-1339
Catapleiite
Formula: Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Cerite'
Reference: Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Ivanyuk, G. Y., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2014). Loparite-(Ce) in rocks of the Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 56(8), 685-698.
Cerite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
'Chabazite'
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G. Y., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Selivanova, E. A., Korchak, J. A., ... & Zalkind, O. A. (2011). Eliseevite, Na1. 5Li [Ti2Si4O12. 5 (OH) 1.5]∙ 2H2O, a new microporous titanosilicate from the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). American Mineralogist, 96(10), 1624-1629.
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G. Y., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Selivanova, E. A., Korchak, J. A., ... & Zalkind, O. A. (2011). Eliseevite, Na1. 5Li [Ti2Si4O12. 5 (OH) 1.5]∙ 2H2O, a new microporous titanosilicate from the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). American Mineralogist, 96(10), 1624-1629.
Chabazite-K
Formula: (K2,Ca,Na2,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Chabazite-Na
Formula: (Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
Chabazite-Sr (TL)
Formula: Sr2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 86, pages 939–942, 2000
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Chesnokovite (TL)
Formula: Na2[SiO2(OH)2] · 8H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: IMA website
Chivruaiite (TL)
Formula: Ca4(Ti,Nb)5(Si6O17)2(OH,O)5 · 13-14H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Y. P. Men'shikov et al.: Am. Min. 91:922-928 (2006)
Chkalovite (TL)
Formula: Na2BeSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: DAN-SSSR,(1939) 22, 259-263; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G. Y., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Selivanova, E. A., Korchak, J. A., ... & Zalkind, O. A. (2011). Eliseevite, Na1. 5Li [Ti2Si4O12. 5 (OH) 1.5]∙ 2H2O, a new microporous titanosilicate from the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). American Mineralogist, 96(10), 1624-1629.
Chlorbartonite
Formula: K6Fe24S26(Cl,S)
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2005) The Palitra pegmatite, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 397-416.
Chondrodite
Formula: Mg5(SiO4)2F2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Chrysocolla ?
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O, x < 1
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Churchite-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2011)
'Clinoptilolite'
Formula: M3-6(Si30Al6)O72 · 20H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Description: Material from morain.
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Cowlesite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Pekov, I. V., Chukanov, N. V., Yamnova, N. A., Zadov, A. E., & Tarassoff, P. (2007). Gjerdingenite-Na and gjerdingenite-Ca, two new mineral species of the labuntsovite group. The Canadian Mineralogist, 45(3), 529-539
Cryolite
Formula: Na2NaAlF6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm; Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Cummingtonite
Formula: ◻{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
Dalyite
Formula: K2ZrSi6O15
Reference: Ivanyuk, Gregory & Я.А, Пахомовский & В.Н, Яковенчук & Ю.П, Меньшиков & А.Н, Богданова & Ю.А, Михайлова. (2006). Редкометальные минералы микроклино-кварцевых жил в вулканогенно-осадочных породах г. Киткнюн (Ловозерский массив). 66-81.
Daqingshanite-(Ce)
Formula: (Sr,Ca,Ba)3(Ce,La)(CO3)3-x(PO4)(OH,F)2x
Reference: Sorokhtina N.V., Voloshin A.V., Pakhomovskii Ya.A., Selivanova E.A. (2004) The first find of daqingshanite-(Ce) on Kola peninsula, - Trudy 1 Fersmanovskoi Nauchnoi Sessii Kolskogo Otdeleniya VMO, Apatity,pt.1, pp. 34-36 (in Russ.)
Davidite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(Y,U)Fe2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH,F)38
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Depmeierite (TL)
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)(PO4,CO3)1-x · 3H2O (x
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov I.V., Olysych L.V., Zubkova N.V., Chukanov N.V., Van K.V., Pushcharovsky D.Yu. (2010) Depmeierite, Na8[Al6Si6O24](PO4,CO3)1-x·3H2O (x < 0.5), a new cancrinite-group mineral from the Lovozero alkaline complex, Kola Peninsula, Russia // Zapiski RMO, in press.
Diaspore ?
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Korchak, Y. A., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Men’shikov, Y. P., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2012). Ulvöspinel from xenoliths of contact-altered volcanic and volcanosedimentary rocks in nepheline syenites of the Khibiny and Lovozero plutons. Geology of Ore Deposits, 54(7), 575-579.
Djerfisherite
Formula: K6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm; Henderson, C. M. B., Kogarko, L. N., & Plant, D. A. (1999). Extreme closed system fractionation of volatile-rich, ultrabasic peralkaline melt inclusions and the occurrence of djerfisherite in the Kugda alkaline complex, Siberia. Mineralogical Magazine, 63(3), 433-438.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Donnayite-(Y)
Formula: NaCaSr3Y(CO3)6 · 3H2O
Reference: - Khomyakov, A. P. (1995): Mineralogy of hyperagpaitic alkaline rocks. Clarendon Press, Oxford, 223 pp.
Dorfmanite
Formula: Na2(PO3OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Richard Dale Collection, prior Mindat photos
Dualite (TL)
Formula: Na30(Ca,Na,Ce,Sr)12(Na,Mn,Fe,Ti)6Zr3Ti3Mn[Si51O144](OH,H2O,Cl)9
Type Locality:
Reference: Khomyakov, A.P., G.N.Nechelyustov, R.K.Rastsvetaeva (2007) Dualite, a new zircono-titanosilicate with a modular eudialyte-like structure from Lovozero alkaline massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society: 136(4): 31-42.
Eirikite
Formula: KNa6Be2(Si15Al3)O39F2
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
'Elatolite'
Reference: V. Grishin collection
Eliseevite (TL)
Formula: LiNa1.5Ti2(H1.5Si4O12)O2 · 2H2O
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G. Y., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Selivanova, E. A., Korchak, J. A., ... & Zalkind, O. A. (2011). Eliseevite, Na1. 5Li [Ti2Si4O12. 5 (OH) 1.5]∙ 2H2O, a new microporous titanosilicate from the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). American Mineralogist, 96(10), 1624-1629.
Elpasolite
Formula: K2NaAlF6
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Kononkova, N.N., Zubkova, N.V., Rabadanov, M.K., and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(8), 749-754.
Elpidite
Formula: Na2ZrSi6O15 · 3H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Epididymite
Formula: Na2Be2Si6O15 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Epistolite
Formula: Na2(Nb,Ti)2(Si2O7)O2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 130, issue 2, 53-58
Erdite
Formula: NaFeS2 · 2H2O
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
'Erikite'
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Eudialyte
Formula: Na15Ca6Fe3Zr3Si(Si25O73)(O,OH,H2O)3(Cl,OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
'Eudialyte Group'
Formula: [N(1)N(2)N(3)N(4)N(5)]3[M(1.1)M(1.2)]3[M(2.1)M(2.2)M(2.3)]3-6[M(3)M(4)]Z3[Si24O724<b>X(1)X(2)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Eudidymite
Formula: Na2Be2Si6O15 · H2O
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral 15,157-166 (2003)
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Korchak, Y. A., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Men’shikov, Y. P., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2012). Ulvöspinel from xenoliths of contact-altered volcanic and volcanosedimentary rocks in nepheline syenites of the Khibiny and Lovozero plutons. Geology of Ore Deposits, 54(7), 575-579.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2015). Eudialyte-group minerals in rocks of Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 57(7), 600-613.
'Feldspar Group var. Perthite'
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2015). Eudialyte-group minerals in rocks of Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 57(7), 600-613.
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Ferri-katophorite
Formula: Na(CaNa)(Mg4Fe3+)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Ferrisepiolite
Formula: (Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4((Si,Fe3+)6O15)(O,OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Nikita Chukanov analytical data
Ferronordite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Na3SrCeFe2+Si6O17
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Ferronordite-(La) (TL)
Formula: Na3Sr(La,Ce)FeSi6O17
Type Locality:
Reference: Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 130, issue 2, 53-58
Florencite-(Ce)
Formula: CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Fluorapatite var. Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Fluorapatite var. Manganese-bearing Fluorapatite
Formula: (Ca,Mn2+)5(PO4)3(F,Cl,OH) or Ca5([P,Mn5+]O4)3(F,Cl,OH)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Fluorapatite var. Saamite (of Volkova & Melentiev)
Formula: (Ca,Sr,REE)5(PO4)3(F,O)
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
Fluorapatite var. Strontium-bearing Apatite
Formula: (Ca,Sr)5(PO4)3F
Reference: Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Ivanyuk, G. Y., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2014). Loparite-(Ce) in rocks of the Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 56(8), 685-698.
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp. [p. 306]
Fluorbarytolamprophyllite
Formula: (Ba,Sr)2[(Na,Fe2+)3(Ti,Mg)F2][Ti2(Si2O7)2O2]
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data of 2015-2017
Fluorcaphite
Formula: SrCaCa3(PO4)3F
Reference: The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 43, pp. 735-746 (2005)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Fluorlamprophyllite
Formula: Na3(SrNa)Ti3(Si2O7)2O2F2
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data of 2015-2017
Fluorophlogopite
Formula: KMg3(Si3Al)O10F2
Habit: hexagonal plates up to 5 mm and more
Description: The first find of the mineral in Lovozero massif. Empirical formula of the mineral with unusually high fluorine content (up to 11.15 mas.%) is (K.80Na.08).88(Mg2.66Al.16Fe.10Ti.05Mn.02)2.99(Si3.60Al.40)4.00O10.36F2.00. Silica content in the mineral is also very high 47.98 mas.%
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2010)
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Korchak, Y. A., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Men’shikov, Y. P., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2012). Ulvöspinel from xenoliths of contact-altered volcanic and volcanosedimentary rocks in nepheline syenites of the Khibiny and Lovozero plutons. Geology of Ore Deposits, 54(7), 575-579.
Franklinite
Formula: Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Gaidonnayite
Formula: Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Genthelvite
Formula: Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
Georgechaoite
Formula: NaKZr[Si3O9] · 2H2O
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2015). Eudialyte-group minerals in rocks of Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 57(7), 600-613.
Gerasimovskite (TL)
Formula: (Mn,Ca)(Nb,Ti)5O12 · 9H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Trud.Inst.min.geokh.cryst. redkikh elementov,(1957) 1, 41-59; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.; Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G. Y., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Selivanova, E. A., Korchak, J. A., ... & Zalkind, O. A. (2011). Eliseevite, Na1. 5Li [Ti2Si4O12. 5 (OH) 1.5]∙ 2H2O, a new microporous titanosilicate from the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). American Mineralogist, 96(10), 1624-1629.
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Gjerdingenite-Ca (TL)
Formula: K2Ca(Nb,Ti)4(Si4O12)2(O,OH)4 · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: PEKOV, I.V., CHUKANOV, N.V., YAMNOVA, N.A., ZADOV, A.E., and TARASSOFF, P. (2007) Gjerdingenite-Na and gjerdingenite-Ca, two new minerals species of the labuntsovite group. Canadian Mineralogist, 45, 529-539.
Glaucophane
Formula: ◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Gmelinite'
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G. Y., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Selivanova, E. A., Korchak, J. A., ... & Zalkind, O. A. (2011). Eliseevite, Na1. 5Li [Ti2Si4O12. 5 (OH) 1.5]∙ 2H2O, a new microporous titanosilicate from the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). American Mineralogist, 96(10), 1624-1629.
Gmelinite-Ca
Formula: Ca2(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G. Y., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Selivanova, E. A., Korchak, J. A., ... & Zalkind, O. A. (2011). Eliseevite, Na1. 5Li [Ti2Si4O12. 5 (OH) 1.5]∙ 2H2O, a new microporous titanosilicate from the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). American Mineralogist, 96(10), 1624-1629.
Gmelinite-K (TL)
Formula: K4(Si8Al4O24) · 11H2O
Description: Drusy aggregates in cavities of a brecciated pegmatite.
Reference: ZVMO (2001) 130/3, 65-71; Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Gmelinite-Na
Formula: Na4(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Gobbinsite
Formula: Na5(Si11Al5)O32 · 11H2O
Reference: Igor V. Pekov analytical data, Victor G. Grishin material
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
Gonnardite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Reference: [MinRec 32:416]; American Mineralogist, Volume 86, pages 939–942, 2000
Götzenite
Formula: NaCa6Ti(Si2O7)2OF3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Grumantite (TL)
Formula: Na(HSi2O5) · H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Gutkovaite-Mn
Formula: K2CaMn(Ti,Nb)4(Si4O12)2(O,OH)4 · 5H2O
Reference: Reiner Mielke 2016
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Hackmanite'
Formula: Na8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
'Halloysite var. Zirconium-bearing Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Hastingsite
Formula: NaCa2(Fe2+4Fe3+)(Si6Al2)O22OH2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Henrymeyerite
Formula: Ba(Ti4+7Fe2+)O16
Reference: Tony Nikischer
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
'Heulandite'
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G. Y., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Selivanova, E. A., Korchak, J. A., ... & Zalkind, O. A. (2011). Eliseevite, Na1. 5Li [Ti2Si4O12. 5 (OH) 1.5]∙ 2H2O, a new microporous titanosilicate from the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). American Mineralogist, 96(10), 1624-1629.
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Heulandite-K
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Heulandite-Sr
Formula: (Sr,Na,Ca)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 24H2O
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Hilairite
Formula: Na2Zr[SiO3]3 · 3H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Hisingerite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Hochelagaite
Formula: (Ca,Na,Sr)(Nb,Ti,Si,Al)4O11 · 8H2O
Reference: Ivanyuk, Gregory & Я.А, Пахомовский & В.Н, Яковенчук & Ю.П, Меньшиков & А.Н, Богданова & Ю.А, Михайлова. (2006). Редкометальные минералы микроклино-кварцевых жил в вулканогенно-осадочных породах г. Киткнюн (Ловозерский массив). 66-81.
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Hornblende'
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Huttonite
Formula: ThSiO4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Hydrocerussite
Formula: Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
'Hydromuscovite'
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Hydroxycancrinite (TL)
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Hydroxylapatite var. Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(OH,O)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Ikranite (TL)
Formula: (Na,H3O)15(Ca,Mn2+)6Fe3+2Zr3[H0-3Si3O9)2(Si9O27)2SiO]Cl · 2-3H2O
Type Locality:
Habit: grains up to 1 cm
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.; Chukanov, N.V. et al. (2003) ZVMO 132(5): 22-33.
Ilmajokite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Na11KBaCe2Ti12Si37.5O94(OH)31 · 29H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Bussen, I.V., Gannibal, L.F., Goiko, E.A., Mer'kov, A.N., Nedorezova, A.P. (1972) Ilmajokite, a new mineral from the Lovozero Tundra. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 101(1): 75-79.; Fleischer, M. (1973) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 58: 139-141.; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Pluth, J. J., Smith, J. V., Pushcharovsky, D. Y., Semenov, E. I., Bram, A., Riekel, C., ... & Broach, R. W. (1997). Third-generation synchrotron x-ray diffraction of 6-μm crystal of raite,≈ Na3Mn3Ti0. 25Si8O20 (OH) 2⋅ 10H2O, opens up new chemistry and physics of low-temperature minerals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 94(23), 12263-12267.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Ilmenite var. Manganese-bearing Ilmenite
Formula: (Fe,Mn)2+TiO3
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Intersilite (TL)
Formula: Na6Mn2+Ti[Si10O24(OH)](OH)3 · 4H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Kaersutite
Formula: NaCa2(Mg3AlTi4+)(Si6Al2)O22O2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Kalsilite
Formula: KAlSiO4
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Kononkova, N.N., Zubkova, N.V., Rabadanov, M.K., and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(8), 749-754.
Kamenevite (TL)
Formula: K2TiSi3O9 · H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Lykova, I.S.,Britvin, S.N., Turchkova, A.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2017) Kamenevite, IMA 2017-021. CNMNC Newsletter No. 38, August 2017, page 1034; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1033–1038.
Kanemite
Formula: HNaSi2O5 · 3H2O
Reference: Igor Pekov analysis
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Kapustinite (TL)
Formula: Na6ZrSi6O16(OH)2
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Yamnova, N.A., Egorov-Tismenko, Y.K., lndov, A.E. (2003) Kapustinite, Na5.5Mn0.25ZrSi6O16(OH)2, a new mineral from Lovozero massif (Kola peninsula) and the new data on the genetic crystallochemistry of the lovozerite group. Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 132(6): 1-14.; Jambor, J.L., Roberts, A.C. (2005) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 90: 271-275.
Karnasurtite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: (Ce,La,Th)(Ti,Nb)(Al,Fe)(Si2O7)(OH)4 · 3H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Kazakovite (TL)
Formula: Na6Mn2+Ti(Si6O18)
Reference: Khomyakov A. P., Semenov, E. I., Es´kova, E. M., Voronkov A A (1974) Kazakovite - a new mineral of the lovozerite group. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 103 (3):342-345 [in russian]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Keldyshite (TL)
Formula: (Na,H)2ZrSi2O7
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Yakovenchik, V.N., Ivaniuk, G.Yu., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Selivanova, E.A., Men'shikov, Yu.P., Korchak, J.A., Krivovichev, S.V., Spiridonova, D.V., Zalkind, O.A. (2010): Punkaruaivite, Li{Ti2(OH)2[Si4O11(OH)]}•H2O, a new mineral species from hydrothermalites of Khibiny and Lovozero alkaline massifs (Kola Peninsula, Russia). Canadian Mineralogist, 48, 41-50.
Kentbrooksite
Formula: (Na,REE)15(Ca,REE)6(Mn2+,Fe2+)3Zr3Nb[Si25O74]F2 · 2H2O
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2015). Eudialyte-group minerals in rocks of Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 57(7), 600-613.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Rastsvetaeva, R.K.; Chukanov, N.V.; Pekov, I.V.; Schäfer, C.; Van, K.V. (2020) New Data on the Isomorphism in Eudialyte-Group Minerals. 1. Crystal Chemistry of Eudialyte-Group Members with Na Incorporated into the Framework as a Marker of Hyperagpaitic Conditions. Minerals 10, 587.
Kogarkoite (TL)
Formula: Na3(SO4)F
Description: In foidite-pegmatite.
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Komarovite (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Mn)(Nb,Ti)2[Si2O7](O,F)3 · 3.5H2O
Reference: I. Pekov (1998) Minerals First Discovered on the Territory of the former Soviet Union; New Data on Minerals M., 2004 Vol 39 pp 5-13
Korobitsynite (TL)
Formula: Na2(Ti,Nb)2(Si4O12)(OH,O)2 · 3-4H2O
Reference: Pekov I V, Chukanov N V, Khomyakov A P, Rastsvetaeva R K, Kucherinenko Y V, Nedel'ko V V (1999) Korobitsynite, Na3-x(Ti,Nb)2[Si4O12](OH,O)2·3-4H2O, a new mineral from Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva, 128, issue 3 72-79; Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.; Chukanov, N. V., Ermolaeva, V. N., Pekov, I. V., Sokolov, S. V., Nekrasov, A. N., & Sokolova, M. N. (2005). Raremetal mineralization connected with bituminous matters in late assemblages of pegmatites of the Khibiny and Lovozero massifs. New Data Minerals, 40, 80-95.
Krivovichevite (TL)
Formula: Pb3Al(OH)6(SO4)(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Kukisvumite
Formula: Na6ZnTi4(Si8O24)O4 · 4H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Kupletskite (TL)
Formula: (K,Na)3(Mn,Fe)7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif. Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.); Pekov, I.V. (2000) Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.; Piilonen, P.C., McDonald, A.M., and Lalonde, A.E. (2001) Kupletskite polytypes from the Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia: Kupletskite-1A and Kupletskite-Ma2b2c. European Journal of Mineralogy: 13: 973–984.; Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2002) New mineral names. American Mineralogist 87, 765-768.
Kuzmenkoite-Mn (TL)
Formula: K2Mn2+(Ti,Nb)4(Si4O12)2(OH,O)4 · 5-6H2O
Description: In hydrothermally altered murmanite lujavrite.
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., Pekov, I.V., Golovina, N.I., Zadov, A.E., Nedel'ko, V.V. (1999) Kuzmenkoite, K2(Mn,Fe)(Ti,Nb)4[Si4O12]2(OH)4·5H2O - a new mineral. Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 128(4): 42-50.; Jambor, J.L., Grew, E.S., Roberts, A.C. (2000) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 85: 1561-1565 (1562).; Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Kuzmenkoite-Zn (TL)
Formula: K2Zn(Ti,Nb)4(Si4O12)2(OH,O)4 · 6-8H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Description: Material from morain.
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Kyanoxalite (TL)
Formula: Na7(Al6-xSi6+xO24)(C2O4)0.5+x · 5H2O (0 < x < 0.5)
Reference: IMA website
Labuntsovite-Mn (TL)
Formula: Na4K4(Ba,K)2Mn2+(Ti,Nb)8(Si4O12)4(O,OH)8 · 10-12H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Lamprophyllite
Formula: (Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Lanarkite
Formula: Pb2(SO4)O
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Laplandite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Na4CeTiPO4Si7O18 · 5H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Es’kova, E.M., Semenov, E.I., Khomyakov, A.P., Kazakova, M.E., Sidorenko, O.V. (1974) Laplandite, a new mineral. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 103(5): 571-575. Fleischer, M., Chao, G.Y., Kato, A. (1975) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 60: 485-489 (487).; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow.
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Låvenite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2(Mn2+,Fe2+)(Zr,Ti)(Si2O7)(O,OH,F)2
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Leifite
Formula: (Na,H2O)Na6[Be2Al2(Al,Si)Si15O39]F2
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
Lemmleinite-Ba
Formula: Na2K2Ba(Ti,Nb)4(Si4O12)2(O,OH)4 · 5H2O
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2011)
Lemmleinite-K
Formula: K2(Ti,Nb)2(Si4O12)(OH,O)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2011)
Lepkhenelmite-Zn (TL)
Formula: (Ba,K)2Zn(Ti,Nb)4(Si4O12)2(O,OH)4 · 7H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: I.V. Pekov et al.: Zap. Vses. Mineral. Obshch. 133(1):49-59 (2004)
Leucite
Formula: K(AlSi2O6)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Leucophanite
Formula: NaCaBeSi2O6F
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Leucosphenite
Formula: BaNa4Ti2B2Si10O30
'Lévyne'
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Lintisite (TL)
Formula: LiNa3Ti2(Si2O6)2O2 · 2H2O
Reference: Merlino S., Pasero M., Khomyakov A.P.(1990): The crystal structure of lintisite, Na3LiTi[Si2O6]2O2.2H2O, a new titanosilicate from Lovozero (USSR). Z. Kristallogr., 193, 137-148. and Khomyakov A.P., Polezhaeva L.I., Merlino S., Pasero M.: Lintisite, Na3LiTiSi4O14 2H2O - a new mineral. Zapinski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva, 119, 76-80. and [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]; Yakovenchik, V.N., Ivaniuk, G.Yu., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Selivanova, E.A., Men'shikov, Yu.P., Korchak, J.A., Krivovichev, S.V., Spiridonova, D.V., Zalkind, O.A. (2010): Punkaruaivite, Li{Ti2(OH)2[Si4O11(OH)]}•H2O, a new mineral species from hydrothermalites of Khibiny and Lovozero alkaline massifs (Kola Peninsula, Russia). Canadian Mineralogist, 48, 41-50.
Lithiophorite
Formula: (Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Litvinskite (TL)
Formula: Na2(◻,Na,Mn)ZrSi6O12(OH,O)6
Type Locality:
Reference: I.V. Pekov et al. (2000) Zap. Vser. Min. Ob. 129(1), 45-53
Lobanovite
Formula: K2Na(Fe2+4Mg2Na)Ti2(Si4O12)2O2(OH)4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Lomonosovite (TL)
Formula: Na5Ti2(Si2O7)(PO4)O2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Loparite-(Ce)
Formula: (Na,REE)2Ti2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Loparite-(Ce) var. Nioboloparite
Formula: (Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Lorenzenite
Formula: Na2Ti2(Si2O6)O3
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Lovdarite (TL)
Formula: K2Na6Be4Si14O36 · 9H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Men'shikov, Y.P., Denisov, A.P., Uspenskaya, Y.I., Lipatova, E.A. (1973) Lovdarite, a new hydrous alkali-beryllium silicate. Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR: 213: 130-133.; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Lovozerite (TL)
Formula: Na2Ca(Zr,Ti)(Si6O12)[(OH)4O2] · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Lueshite
Formula: NaNbO3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Maghemite
Formula: (Fe3+0.670.33)Fe3+2O4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Magnesio-arfvedsonite
Formula: {Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Magnesio-fluoro-arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Mg4Fe3+][Si8O22](F,OH)2
Reference: Ermolaeva, V.N., Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Zadov, A.E. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(8), 758-775.
Magnesio-riebeckite
Formula: ◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Korchak, Y. A., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Men’shikov, Y. P., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2012). Ulvöspinel from xenoliths of contact-altered volcanic and volcanosedimentary rocks in nepheline syenites of the Khibiny and Lovozero plutons. Geology of Ore Deposits, 54(7), 575-579.
Makatite
Formula: Na2Si4O8(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Malinkoite (TL)
Formula: NaBSiO4
Reference: [AmMin 87:181]
Manaksite (TL)
Formula: KNaMnSi4O10
Reference: Fleischer's Glossary of Mineral Species 2004; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Manganbelyankinite (TL)
Formula: (Mn,Ca)(Ti,Nb)5O12 · 9H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Manganoeudialyte
Formula: Na14Ca6Mn3Zr3[Si26O72(OH)2](H2O,Cl,O,OH)6
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2015). Eudialyte-group minerals in rocks of Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 57(7), 600-613.
Manganonaujakasite (TL)
Formula: Na6(Mn2+,Fe2+)Al4Si8O26
Type Locality:
Reference: [MinRec 32:417]
Manganoneptunite
Formula: Na2KLiMn2+2Ti2Si8O24
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Manganonordite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Na3SrCeMn2+Si6O17
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Manganotychite (TL)
Formula: Na6Mn2(CO3)4(SO4)
Type Locality:
Reference: A.P. Khomyakov et al.: ZVMO 119(5):46-49 (1990); Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Mckelveyite-(Y)
Formula: NaCaBa3Y(CO3)6 · 3H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Megacyclite
Formula: Na8KSi9O18(OH)9 · 19H2O
Reference: Pekov I.V.. et al. (2009) Egorovite Na4[Si4O8(OH)4]·7H2O - new mineral from Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola peninsula) - Zapiski RMO, v. 138, №3, pp. 82-89 (in Rus.)
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Melilite Group'
Formula: Ca2M(XSiO7)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Metaloparite'
Formula: REETi2O6-x
Reference: Gerasimovskii, V.I. (1941) Metaloparite, a new mineral from the Lovozero tundras. Compt. Rend. Acad. Sci. URSS: 33: 61-3.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 30 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Mineevite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: Na25Ba(Y,Gd,Dy)2(CO3)11(HCO3)4(SO4)2F2Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: ZVMO,(1992) 121, n6, 138-143; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2005) The Palitra pegmatite, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 397-416.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2012), Mikhail Uchitel' specimen
Monazite-(La)
Formula: La(PO4)
Description: Pegmatite 47
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Pekov, I. V., Chukanov, N. V., Yamnova, N. A., Zadov, A. E., & Tarassoff, P. (2007). Gjerdingenite-Na and gjerdingenite-Ca, two new mineral species of the labuntsovite group. The Canadian Mineralogist, 45(3), 529-539
Moraesite
Formula: Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Mosandrite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ca3REE)[(H2O)2Ca0.50.5]Ti(Si2O7)2(OH)2(H2O)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Mountainite
Formula: KNa2Ca2[Si8O19(OH)] · 6H2O
Habit: prismatic crystals to 2mm.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Zubkova, N. V., Pekov, I. V., Pushcharovsky, D. Y., & Chukanov, N. V. (2009). The crystal structure and refined formula of mountainite, KNa2Ca2 [Si8O19 (OH)]⊙ 6 H2O. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 224(8), 389-396.; Pluth, J. J., Smith, J. V., Pushcharovsky, D. Y., Semenov, E. I., Bram, A., Riekel, C., ... & Broach, R. W. (1997). Third-generation synchrotron x-ray diffraction of 6-μm crystal of raite,≈ Na3Mn3Ti0. 25Si8O20 (OH) 2⋅ 10H2O, opens up new chemistry and physics of low-temperature minerals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 94(23), 12263-12267.
Murmanite (TL)
Formula: Na2Ti2(Si2O7)O2 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Murunskite
Formula: K2(Cu,Fe)4S4
Habit: flattened aggregates
Colour: dark bronze
Description: overgrowing ussingite
Reference: ZVMO 136(4),63-71(2007)
Murunskite var. Thallian Murunskite
Formula: (K,Tl)2Cu3FeS4
Reference: Pekov, I.V., and Agakhanov, A.A. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(7), 583-589.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Nabalamprophyllite
Formula: Na3(Ba,Na)2Ti3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,F)2
Reference: E. Sokolova and F.C. Hawthorne (2008) From structure topology to chemical composition. IV. Titanium silicates: the orthorhombic polytype of Nabalamprophyllite from the Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Can. Mineral., 46, 1322–1331
Nacaphite
Formula: Na2Ca(PO4)F
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Nafertisite
Formula: Na3Fe2+10Ti2(Si6O17)2O2(OH)6F(H2O)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Nagelschmidtite
Formula: Ca7(SiO4)2(PO4)2
Reference: Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Ivanyuk, G. Y., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2014). Loparite-(Ce) in rocks of the Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 56(8), 685-698.
Nahcolite
Formula: NaHCO3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Nahpoite
Formula: Na2(PO3OH)
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Nalipoite
Formula: NaLi2PO4
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2005) The Palitra pegmatite, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 397-416.
Narsarsukite
Formula: Na4(Ti,Fe)2[Si8O20](O,OH,F)2
Reference: Ivanyuk, Gregory & Я.А, Пахомовский & В.Н, Яковенчук & Ю.П, Меньшиков & А.Н, Богданова & Ю.А, Михайлова. (2006). Редкометальные минералы микроклино-кварцевых жил в вулканогенно-осадочных породах г. Киткнюн (Ловозерский массив). 66-81.
Nastrophite (TL)
Formula: Na(Sr,Ba)PO4 · 9H2O
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Natisite (TL)
Formula: Na2Ti(SiO4)O
Reference: Am. Min. 61, 339 (1976); Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Ivanyuk, G. Y., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2014). Loparite-(Ce) in rocks of the Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 56(8), 685-698.
Natrite (TL)
Formula: Na2CO3
Reference: ZVMO,(1982) 111, 220-225; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Natroboltwoodite
Formula: Na(UO2)(SiO3OH) · H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Natrolemoynite
Formula: Na4Zr2Si10O26 · 9H2O
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2012), Mikhail Uchitel' specimen
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Natron
Formula: Na2CO3 · 10H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2005) The Palitra pegmatite, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 397-416.
Natrophosphate
Formula: Na6+xHxF(PO4)2 · (19+x)H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Natrosilite (TL)
Formula: Na2Si2O5
Reference: World of Stones 95:5-6, p64; Am. Min. 61, 339-340 (1976); Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Natroxalate (TL)
Formula: Na2(C2O4)
Reference: Khomyakov, A.P. (1996) Natroxalate Na2C2O4 – a new mineral. Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 125(1): 126-132.; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow.
Neighborite
Formula: NaMgF3
Nenadkevichite (TL)
Formula: (Na,◻)8Nb4(Si4O12)2(O,OH)4 · 8H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Neotocite
Formula: (Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Neptunite
Formula: Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: New Data on Minerals M., 2004 Vol 39 pp 5-13; Pekov, I. V., Chukanov, N. V., Yamnova, N. A., Zadov, A. E., & Tarassoff, P. (2007). Gjerdingenite-Na and gjerdingenite-Ca, two new mineral species of the labuntsovite group. The Canadian Mineralogist, 45(3), 529-539
Nordite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: (Ce,La)(Sr,Ca)Na2(Na,Mn)(Zn,Mg)Si6O17
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Nordite-(La) (TL)
Formula: (La,Ce)(Sr,Ca)Na2(Na,Mn)(Zn,Mg)Si6O17
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Nordstrandite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Normandite
Formula: NaCa(Mn,Fe)(Ti,Nb,Zr)(Si2O7)OF
Reference: PEKOV, I.V. (2001) Lovozero massif. Published by Ocean Pictures, Moscow, 351-352.
Nosean
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
Reference: [MinRec 32:416]
Olgite (TL)
Formula: (Sr,Ba)(Na,Sr,REE)2Na(PO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Khomyakov, A.P., Semenov, E.I., Shumyatskaya, N.G., Timoshenkov, I.M., Laputina, I.P., and Smol'yaninova, N.N. (1980) Olgite, Na(Sr,Ba)PO4 - a new mineral. Zapiski Vserossiyskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva.; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow.
Olympite
Formula: Na5Li(PO4)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Organovaite-Mn (TL)
Formula: K2Mn(Nb,Ti)4(Si4O12)2(O,OH)4 · 5-7H2O
Reference: N.V. Chukanov, I.V. Pekov, A.E. Zadov, S.V. Krivovichev, P.C.Burns, Yu. Schneider (2001): Organovaite-Mn,K2Mn(Nb,Ti)4(Si4O12)2(O,OH)4·6H2O, a new labuntsovite-group mineral from the Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula. Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch. 130(2), 46­53
Organovaite-Zn (TL)
Formula: K2Zn(Nb,Ti)4(Si4O12)2(O,OH)4 · 6H2O
Reference: Fleischer's Glossary of Mineral Species 2004
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.; Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)2Si4O10(OH) · 4H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Parakeldyshite (TL)
Formula: Na2ZrSi2O7
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Parakuzmenkoite-Fe (TL)
Formula: (K,Ba)4Fe(Ti,Nb)8(Si4O12)4(O,OH)8 · 14H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: European Journal of Mineralogy (2002): 14: 165-173.
Paranatrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Igor Pekov data
Paratsepinite-Ba (TL)
Formula: Ba4(Ti,Nb)8(Si4O12)4(OH,O)8 · 8H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Pargasite
Formula: NaCa2(Mg4Al)(Si6Al2)O22(OH)2
Description: Material from morain.
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Pautovite (TL)
Formula: CsFe2S3
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Boldyreva, M.M., Grishin, V.G. (2005) Pautovite, CsFe2S3, a new mineral species from the Lovozero alkaline complex, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Canadian Mineralogist: 43: 965-972.; Pekov, I.V. (2005) The Palitra pegmatite, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 397-416.
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Pectolite var. Manganese-bearing Pectolite
Formula: Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Penkvilksite (TL)
Formula: Na4Ti2Si8O22 · 4H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Bussen, I.V., Men'shikov, Yu.P., Merkov, A.M., Nedorezova, A.P., Uspenskaya, E.I., Khomyakov, A.P. (1974) Penkvilksite, a new hydrous silicate of titanium and sodium.Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR: 217: 1161-1164 (in Russian). English translation: Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR. Earth Sciences Section: 217: 126-129.; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Zubkova, N. V., Pekov, I. V., Pushcharovsky, D. Y., & Chukanov, N. V. (2009). The crystal structure and refined formula of mountainite, KNa2Ca2 [Si8O19 (OH)]⊙ 6 H2O. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 224(8), 389-396.; Pluth, J. J., Smith, J. V., Pushcharovsky, D. Y., Semenov, E. I., Bram, A., Riekel, C., ... & Broach, R. W. (1997). Third-generation synchrotron x-ray diffraction of 6-μm crystal of raite,≈ Na3Mn3Ti0. 25Si8O20 (OH) 2⋅ 10H2O, opens up new chemistry and physics of low-temperature minerals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 94(23), 12263-12267.; Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Perovskite ?
Formula: CaTiO3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Perrierite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce4MgFe3+2Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Petarasite
Formula: Na5Zr2(Si6O18)(Cl,OH) · 2H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Petroleum var. Bitumen'
Reference: Kartashov, P.M., Ferraris, G., Soboleva, S.V., Chukanov, N.V. (2006): Caryochroite, a new heterophyllosilicate mineral species related to nafertisite from the Lovozero massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). Canadian Mineralogist, 44, 1331-1339
Phillipsite-Ca
Formula: (Ca0.5,K,Na,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Reference: Yakovenchik, V.N., Ivaniuk, G.Yu., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Selivanova, E.A., Men'shikov, Yu.P., Korchak, J.A., Krivovichev, S.V., Spiridonova, D.V., Zalkind, O.A. (2010): Punkaruaivite, Li{Ti2(OH)2[Si4O11(OH)]}•H2O, a new mineral species from hydrothermalites of Khibiny and Lovozero alkaline massifs (Kola Peninsula, Russia). Canadian Mineralogist, 48, 41-50.
Phillipsite-K
Formula: (K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Reference: Igor Pekov data
'Phillipsite Subgroup'
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Korchak, Y. A., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Men’shikov, Y. P., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2012). Ulvöspinel from xenoliths of contact-altered volcanic and volcanosedimentary rocks in nepheline syenites of the Khibiny and Lovozero plutons. Geology of Ore Deposits, 54(7), 575-579.
Phosinaite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Na13Ca2(Ce,La,Th,Nd,Pr)(Si4O12)(PO4)4
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]; Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Ivanyuk, G. Y., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2014). Loparite-(Ce) in rocks of the Lovozero layered complex at Mt. Karnasurt and Mt. Kedykvyrpakhk. Geology of Ore Deposits, 56(8), 685-698.
Pirssonite
Formula: Na2Ca(CO3)2 · 2H2O
Reference: A.P. Khomyakov et al.: ZVMO 119(5):46-49 (1990)
Polylithionite
Formula: KLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Polyphite (TL)
Formula: Na5(Na4Ca2)Ti2(Si2O7)(PO4)3O2F2
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Potassic-arfvedsonite (TL)
Formula: [(K,Na)][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Type Locality:
Description: Cotype locality
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Lebedeva, Yu.S., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu., Ferraris, G., Gula, A., Zadov, A.E., Novakova, A.A., Petersen, O.V. (2004) Potassicarfvedsonite, KNa2Fe2+4Fe3+Si8O22(OH)2, a K-dominant amphibole of the arfvedsonite series from agpaitic pegmatites—Mineral data, structure refinement and disorder in the A site. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte: 12: 555–574.; Piilonen, P.C., Ercit, T.S. (2005) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 90(8-9): 1467-1468.
Potassic-ferri-leakeite
Formula: [K][Na2][Mg2Fe3+2Li]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Sergey Vasiliev specimen
'Psilomelane'
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Punkaruaivite (TL)
Formula: LiTi2(HSi4O12)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: IMA website - Proposals approved in July 2008; Yakovenchuk, V. N., Ivanyuk, G. Y., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Selivanova, E. A., Korchak, J. A., ... & Zalkind, O. A. (2011). Eliseevite, Na1. 5Li [Ti2Si4O12. 5 (OH) 1.5]∙ 2H2O, a new microporous titanosilicate from the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). American Mineralogist, 96(10), 1624-1629.
Pyatenkoite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: Na5YTi[SiO3]6 · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Khomyakov A.P., Nechelyustov G.N., Rastsvetaeva R.K. (1996); Pekov I.V., Chukanov N.V., Kononkova N.N., Pushcharovsky D.Yu. (2003); Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Pyrochlore Group var. Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: (Ca,U,Ce)2(Nb,Ti,Ta)2O6(OH,F)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Pyrochlore Supergroup var. Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: (Ca,Na,U)2(Ti, Nb,Ta)2O6Z(OH)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Pyrophanite
Formula: Mn2+TiO3
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
Pyrosmalite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2013)
Quadruphite (TL)
Formula: Na14Ca2Ti4(Si2O7)2(PO4)2O2F
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Raite (TL)
Formula: Na4Mn2+3Ti0.25Si8O20(OH)2 · 10H2O
Reference: Mer'kov, A.N., Bussen, I.V., Goiko, E.A., Kul'chitskaya, E.A., Men'shikov, Yu.P., and Nedorezova, A.P. (1973) Raite and zorite - new minerals from the Lovozero Tundra. Zapiski Vserossiyskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 102(1): 54-62 (in Russian).; Fleischer, M. (1973) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 58: 1111-1115 (1113).; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow.; Zubkova, N. V., Pekov, I. V., Pushcharovsky, D. Y., & Chukanov, N. V. (2009). The crystal structure and refined formula of mountainite, KNa2Ca2 [Si8O19 (OH)]⊙ 6 H2O. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 224(8), 389-396.; Pluth, J. J., Smith, J. V., Pushcharovsky, D. Y., Semenov, E. I., Bram, A., Riekel, C., ... & Broach, R. W. (1997). Third-generation synchrotron x-ray diffraction of 6-μm crystal of raite,≈ Na3Mn3Ti0. 25Si8O20 (OH) 2⋅ 10H2O, opens up new chemistry and physics of low-temperature minerals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences: 94(23): 12263-12267.
Ranciéite
Formula: (Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
Reference: Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch., 130(6), 63–67
Raslakite (TL)
Formula: Na15Ca3Fe2+3(Na,Zr)3Zr3(Si,Nb)[(Si3O9)2(Si9O27)2SiO](OH,H2O)3(Cl,OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: N. V. Chukanov et al.: ZVMO 132(5):22-33 (2003)
Rasvumite
Formula: KFe2S3
Reference: Henderson, C. M. B., Kogarko, L. N., & Plant, D. A. (1999). Extreme closed system fractionation of volatile-rich, ultrabasic peralkaline melt inclusions and the occurrence of djerfisherite in the Kugda alkaline complex, Siberia. Mineralogical Magazine, 63(3), 433-438.
Reedmergnerite
Formula: NaBSi3O8
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
Rémondite-(Ce)
Formula: Na3(Ce,Ca,Na)3(CO3)5
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Revdite (TL)
Formula: Na16Si16O27(OH)26 · 28H2O
Reference: Khomyakov, A.P., Cherepivskaya, G.E., Kurova, T.A., Vlasyuk, V.P. (1980) Revdite, a new mineral. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 109(5): 566-579.; Fleischer, M., Cabri, L.J., Chao, G.Y., Mandarino, J.A., Pabst, A. (1982) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 67: 1074-1082.; World of Stones 95:5-6, p64.; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow.
'Rhabdophane'
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
'Rhabdophane var. Silicorhabdophane'
Formula: (Ce,Al,Fe)(P,Si)(O,OH)4
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
Rhabdophane-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4) · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: Yakovenchuk, V.N., Pakhomovsky, Ya.A., Men’shikov, Yu.P., Mikhailova, J.A., and Ivanyuk, G.Yu. (2007): Canadian Mineralogist 45, 451-456.
Rhabdophane-(La)
Formula: La(PO4) · H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Rhabdophane-(Nd)
Formula: Nd(PO4) · H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Rinkite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ca3Ce)Na(NaCa)Ti(Si2O7)2(OF)F2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: Ivanyuk, Gregory & Я.А, Пахомовский & В.Н, Яковенчук & Ю.П, Меньшиков & А.Н, Богданова & Ю.А, Михайлова. (2006). Редкометальные минералы микроклино-кварцевых жил в вулканогенно-осадочных породах г. Киткнюн (Ловозерский массив). 66-81.
Rosenbuschite
Formula: Na6Ca6Zr3Ti(Si2O7)4O2F6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Rouvilleite
Formula: Na3(Ca,Mn,Fe)2(CO3)3F
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Rutile var. Gel-Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Heys Mineral Index 3rd ed.
Rutile var. Ilmenorutile
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Safflorite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Sauconite
Formula: Na0.3Zn3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. V., Chukanov, N. V., Yamnova, N. A., Zadov, A. E., & Tarassoff, P. (2007). Gjerdingenite-Na and gjerdingenite-Ca, two new mineral species of the labuntsovite group. The Canadian Mineralogist, 45(3), 529-539
Sazhinite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Na2CeSi6O14 · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Eskova, E.M., Semenov, E.I., Khomyakov, A.P., Kazakova, M.E., Shumyatskaya, N.G. (1974) Sazhinite, a new Silicate of sodium and rare earths. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshestva: 103(3): 338-341.; Fleischer, M., Potter, R.W. (1975) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 60: 161-163.; Mandarino, J.A. (2000) Abstracts of New Mineral Descriptions. The Mineralogical Record: 31: 203.; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Description: Material from morain.
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Searlesite
Formula: Na(H2BSi2O7)
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
Seidite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Na4(Ce,Sr)2[TiSi8O18(OH)2](O,OH,F)4 · 5H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Khomyakov, A.P., Ferraris, G., Belluso, E., Britvin, S.N., Nechelyustov, G.N., Soboleva, S.V. (1998) Seidite-(Ce), Na4SrCeTiSi8O22F·5H2O, a new mineral with zeolitic properties. Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 127(4): 94-100.; Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J., Roberts, A.C. (2000) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 85: 627-630.; Mandarino, J.A. (2000) Abstracts of New Mineral Descriptions. The Mineralogical Record: 31: 203.
Seidozerite (TL)
Formula: Na4MnZr2Ti(Si2O7)2O2F2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Russian).
Selivanovaite (TL)
Formula: (Na,Ca)3(Ti,Fe)5[Si4O18(OH)3] · 7H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pakhomovsky, Y.A., Panikirovskii, T.L., Yakovenchuk, V.N., Ivanyuk, G.Y., Mikhailova, J.A., Krivovichev, S.V., Bocharov, V.N. (2016): Selivanovaite, IMA 2015-126. CNMNC Newsletter No. 31, June 2016, page 693; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 691–697; Pakhomovsky, Y.A., Panikorovskii, T.L., Yakovenchuk, V.N., Ivanyuk, G.Y., Mikhailova, J.A., Krivovichev, S.V., Bocharov, V.N. & Kalashnikov, A.O. (2018) Selivanovaite, NaTi3(Ti,Na,Fe,Mn)4[(Si2O7)2O4(OH,H2O)4]·nH2O, a new rock-forming mineral from the eudialyte-rich malignite of the Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). European Journal of Mineralogy. 30 (3): 515-523
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Serandite
Formula: NaMn2+2Si3O8(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 130, issue 2, 53-58
Sergevanite (TL)
Formula: Na15(Ca3Mn3)(Na2Fe)Zr3Si26O72(OH)3 · H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., Rastsvetaeva, R.K., Aksenov, S.M., Pekov, I.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vozchikova, S.A. Britvin, S.N. (2019) Sergevanite, IMA 2019-057. CNMNC Newsletter No. 52; Mineralogical Magazine: 83; https://doi.org/10.1180/mgm.2019.73; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=15946
Shafranovskite (TL)
Formula: Na3K2(Mn,Fe,Na)4[Si9(O,OH)27](OH)2 · nH2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Khomyakov, A.P., Vrublevskaya, Z.V., Zvyagin, B.B., Mateeva, N.A., Piloyan, G.O. (1982) Shafranovskite (Na,K)6(Mn,Fe)3Si9O24·6H2O, a new mineral. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 111(4): 475-480.; Dunn, P.J., Fleischer, M. (1983) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 68: 642-645 (644).; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow.
Shkatulkalite (TL)
Formula: Na2Nb2Na3Ti(Si2O7)2O2(FO)(H2O)4(H2O)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Menchikov Y P, Khomyakov A P, Polezhaeva L I, Rastsvetaeva R K (1996): Shkatulkalite Na10MnTi3Nb3(Si2O7)6 (OH)2F·12H2O – a new mineral. Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva. 125 (1), 120-126 . ; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Shomiokite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: Na3Y[CO3]3 · 3H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Zap.Vses.Mineral.Obshch. 121(6), 129(1992)[Am. Min. 79,766](abstract); Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Shortite
Formula: Na2Ca2(CO3)3
Reference: Pekov I V, Chukanov N V, Khomyakov A P, Rastsvetaeva R K, Kucherinenko Y V, Nedel'ko V V (1999) Korobitsynite, Na3-x(Ti,Nb)2[Si4O12](OH,O)2·3-4H2O, a new mineral from Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva, 128, issue 3 72-79; Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Sorokhtina N.V., Voloshin A.V., Pakhomovskii Ya.A., Selivanova E.A. (2004) The first find of daqingshanite-(Ce) on Kola peninsula, - Trudy 1 Fersmanovskoi Nauchnoi Sessii Kolskogo Otdeleniya VMO, Apatity,pt.1, pp. 34-36 (in Russ.)
Sidorenkite (TL)
Formula: Na3Mn2+(CO3)(PO4)
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
'Silicosmirnovskite'
Formula: (Th,Ln,Ca)3(Si,P)4(O,OH)16 · 4H2O
Reference: Heys Mineral Index 3rd ed.
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Description: Material from morain.
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Sobolevite (TL)
Formula: Na13Ca2Mn2Ti3(Si2O7)2(PO4)4O3F3
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Sodalite
Formula: Na4(Si3Al3)O12Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Sphaerobertrandite (TL)
Formula: Be3(SiO4)(OH)2
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N. V., Larsen, A.O., Merlino, S.,Pasero, M., Pushcharovsky, D.Y., Ivaldi, G., Zadov, A.E., Grishin, V. G., Åsheim, A., Taftø, J. & Chistyakova, N.I. (2003): Sphaerobertrandite, Be3SiO4(OH)2: new data, crystal structure and genesis. European Journal of Mineralogy. 15: 157-166
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Reference: Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 130, issue 2, 53-58
Sphalerite var. Cleiophane
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Steenstrupine-(Ce)
Formula: Na14Mn2+2Fe3+2Ce6Zr(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(PO3OH)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Stilpnomelane
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Strontiopyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)' (FRL)
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Tainiolite
Formula: KLiMg2(Si4O10)F2
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Takanelite
Formula: (Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Ternovite
Formula: (Mg,Ca)Nb4O11 · nH2O
Reference: Ivanyuk, Gregory & Я.А, Пахомовский & В.Н, Яковенчук & Ю.П, Меньшиков & А.Н, Богданова & Ю.А, Михайлова. (2006). Редкометальные минералы микроклино-кварцевых жил в вулканогенно-осадочных породах г. Киткнюн (Ловозерский массив). 66-81.
Terskite (TL)
Formula: Na4ZrSi6O16 · 2H2O
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
Tetraferriphlogopite
Formula: KMg3(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH,F)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Tetranatrolite'
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Thénardite
Formula: Na2SO4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Thermonatrite
Formula: Na2CO3 · H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Reference: Igor Pekov data
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Ermolaeva, V.N., Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Zadov, A.E. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(8), 758-775.
Thorosteenstrupine
Formula: (Ca,Th,Mn)3Si4O11F · 6H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2005) The Palitra pegmatite, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 397-416.
Tisinalite
Formula: Na3H3(Mn,Ca,Fe)TiSi6(O,OH)18 · 2H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Todorokite
Formula: (Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
Tremolite
Formula: ◻{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2005) The Palitra pegmatite, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 397-416.
Trona
Formula: Na3H(CO3)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Pekov, I.V. (2000): Lovozero Massif. Moscow, Ocean Pictures Ltd, 480 pp.
Tsepinite-K (TL)
Formula: K2(Ti,Nb)2(Si4O12)(OH,O)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Zapiski Vserossiyskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva (2003): 132(1): 38-51
Tsepinite-Na (TL)
Formula: Na2(Ti,Nb)2(Si4O12)(OH,O)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Tsepinite-Sr
Formula: Sr(Ti,Nb)2(Si4O12)(OH,O)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Pekov et al (2005) New Data on Minerals Vol 40 pp11-16
Tugtupite
Formula: Na4BeAlSi4O12Cl
Tundrite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Na2Ce2Ti(SiO4)(CO3)2O2
Type Locality:
Reference: Semenov E.I. (1972) Mineralogy of Lovozero alkaline massif, - Moscow, Nauka, p. 308 (in Rus.)
Tuperssuatsiaite
Formula: Na2(Fe3+,Mn2+)3Si8O20(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Ulvöspinel
Formula: TiFe2O4
Reference: Ivanyuk, G. Y., Korchak, Y. A., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Men’shikov, Y. P., & Yakovenchuk, V. N. (2012). Ulvöspinel from xenoliths of contact-altered volcanic and volcanosedimentary rocks in nepheline syenites of the Khibiny and Lovozero plutons. Geology of Ore Deposits, 54(7), 575-579.
'UM1964-02-CO:MnNa'
Formula: Na-Mn-C-O
Reference: Semenov, E.I. (1964): Hydrous carbonates of calcium and sodium: Kristallografiya: 9: 109-110 (in Russian); in: Fleischer, M. (1964): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 49: 1151-1156.
'UM1967-09-SiO:AlHKNa'
Formula: (K,Na)AlSi2O6 · H2O
Reference: Semenov, E.I., (1967): Zeolites of the Lovozero alkalic massif; in: Mineralogy of Pegmatites and Hydrothermalites of Alkalic Massifs. Inst. Mineral., Geokhim., Kristallokhim. Redk. Elementov. Izdat. "Nauka," Moscow: 14-29 (in Russian); in: Fleischer, M. (1968): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 53: 1777
'UM1967-10-SiO:AlHNa'
Formula: NaAlSiO4 · H2O
Reference: Semenov, E.I. (1967): Zeolites of the Lovozero alkalic massif; in: Minerals of Pegmatites and Hydrothermalites of alkalic massifs. Izdat. "Nauka": 14-69 (abstr.: Zap. Vses. Mineral. Obshch (1968): 96: 619); in: Fleischer, M. (1969): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 54: 1497
'UM1967-11-SiO:HMnNaZr'
Formula: (Na,K,Ca)2MnZrSi4O12 · 6H2O
Reference: Semenov, E.I. (1967): Hydrous Zirconium Silicates. Mineralogy of Pegmatites and Hydrothermalites of Alkalic Massifs. Izdat. "Nauka": 3-13 (in Russian; in: Fleischer, M. (1969): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 54: 1222
'UM1969-12-SiO:AlFeHK'
Formula: (Na,Ca,K)(Fe,Mg)Al2Si4O13 · 2H2O
Reference: Semenov, E.I. (1969): Mineralogy of the Ilimaussaq Alkaline Massif, southern Greenland. Inst. Mineral., Geokhim., Kristallokhim. Redk. Elementov, Izdat. "Nauka": 106-110 [in Russian]; in: Fleischer, M. (1970): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 55: 2135-2139
'UM1988-04-SiOPO:CaFeHNaNbTi'
Formula: (Na,Ca)5(Ti,Fe3+,Nb)4Si4P2O22(OH)4
Reference: Rastsetayeva, R.K. (1988): The crystal structure of a disordered modification of betalomonosovite. Zapiski Vses. Mineralog. Obshch.: 117(6): 696-705 (in Russian); in: Jambor, J.L., Grew, E.S. (1990): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 75: 936
'UM1990-96-SiO:NaTh'
Formula: Na4Th3Si8O24
Reference: Khomyakov, A. P. (1990) Mineralogy of hyperagpaitic alkaline rocks. Nauka, Moscow - Clarendon Press, Oxford, UK (1995). 120
'UM1998-21-SiO:CaCeClHMnNaZr'
Formula: Na16Ca6(Mn,Ce)3Zr3(Si3O9)2(Si9O27)2(OH,Cl)4 · nH2O
Reference: Dokl. Akad. Nauk 362, 784(1999)
'UM1999-36-SiO:CaCeHMnNaNbSrZr'
Formula: Na17(Ca,Ce,Sr)2Mn3(Zr,Nb)4Si25O73(O,OH,F,Cl)5
Reference: Crystallography Reports 44,765(1999)
'UM2000-66-SiO:CaClFeHMnNaNbSrZr'
Formula: Na12(Ca,Mn)6(Sr,Na,K)3(Fe,Mn)3(Zr,Nb)4Si25O66(OH,Cl)11
Reference: Crystallography Reports 45,930(2000)
'UM2002-43-SiO:CaHNaZr'
Formula: (Ca,Na)0.67ZrSi3O9 · (H2O,H3O)3
Reference: Pushcharovskii, D.Y., Pekov, I.V., Pasero, M., Gobechiya, E.R., Merlino, S., Zubkova, N.V. (2002): Crystal structure of cation-deficient calciohilairite and possible mechanisms of decationization in mixed-framework minerals. Crystallogr. Rep.: 47: 748–752; https://doi.org/10.1134/1.1509388
'UM2006-18-SiO:CaClFFeHMnNaZr'
Formula: Na15Ca3(Mn,Fe)3Zr3(Zr,Na)3(Si,Nb)(S,Ti,Si)(Si3O9)2(Si9O27)2(O,OH)5(Cl,F,H2O)
Reference: Rastsvetayeva, R.K., Chukanov, N.V., Verin, I.A. (2006): Crystal structure of hyperzirconium sulphate analog of eudialyte. Dokl. Akad. Nauk: 409, 807-811 (in Russian) & Dokl. Earth Sci.: 409A: 985-989 (in English); in: Ercit, T.S., Piilonen, P.C., Rowe, R. (2007): New mineral names. Am. Mineral.: 92: 1540
'UM2007-45-PO:AlHCaKNaSiTh'
Formula: ~[X,Na,K,Ca,Mg]Th2(P,Si,Al)O4 · 3H2O
Reference: Ermolaeva V. N., Pekov I. V., Chukanov N. V., Zadov A. E. (2007) Thorium mineralization in the highly alkaline pegmatites and hydrothermalites of Lovozero massif (Kola Peninsula). Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva. 136(1). 3-25
'UM2007-46-SiO:CaHREEThTi'
Formula: ~(Ti,Th,REE,Ca)Si2O4(O,OH)2 · 4-6H2O
Reference: Ermolaeva, V.N., Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Zadov, A.E. (2007): Thorium mineralization in hyperalkaline pegmatites and hydrothermalites of the Lovozero pluton, Kola Peninsula. Geol. Ore Deposits: 49: 758-775
'UM2007-47-SiO:HKNaTh'
Formula: ~(Na,K,◻)4Th3[Si8(O,OH)24] · 9H2O
Reference: Ermolaeva, V.N., Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Zadov, A.E. (2007): Thorium mineralization in hyperalkaline pegmatites and hydrothermalites of the Lovozero pluton, Kola Peninsula. Geol. Ore Deposits: 49: 758-775
'UM2007-48-SiO:HNaSrThTi'
Formula: ~(Na,Sr,◻)7TiThSi8O22(O,OH)1-2 · 6H2O
Reference: Ermolaeva, V.N., Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Zadov, A.E. (2007): Thorium mineralization in hyperalkaline pegmatites and hydrothermalites of the Lovozero pluton, Kola Peninsula. Geol. Ore Deposits: 49: 758-775
'UM2007-49-SiO:HNaSrThTi'
Formula: ~(Na,Sr,Ba,Ca,◻)4TiThSi8O22(OH) · 5H2O
Reference: Ermolaeva, V.N., Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Zadov, A.E. (2007): Thorium mineralization in hyperalkaline pegmatites and hydrothermalites of the Lovozero pluton, Kola Peninsula. Geol. Ore Deposits: 49: 758-775
Umbite
Formula: K2(Zr,Ti)Si3O9 · H2O
Reference: Takai, Y., Uehara, S., Inoo, T. (2011) Minerals from Khibiny, Kola, Russia. Chigaku Kenkyu, 60 (1), 41-46.
Umbozerite (TL)
Formula: Na3Sr4Th[Si(O,OH)3-4]8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
'Unnamed (Ca-analogue of Labuntsovite)' (FRL)
Formula: K3.2Ca1.2Ba0.2[Mn1.7Fe0.1(H2O)3.6][Ti4(Ti3.8Nb0.2)(O,OH)8][Si4O12]4 · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: [AmMin 87:183]
'Unnamed (Eudialyte 3248)'
Formula: Na29Ca12Zr6[Si48O132(O,OH)12]{[Na]4[Si]2}{[Mn]3[Mn,Nb,Ti]2}(OH,H2O,Cl)10
Reference: R.K. Rastsvetayeva, A.G. Ivanova and A.P. Khomyakov (2006) Modular structure of hypermanganese eudialyte. Dokl. Akad.Nauk.: 410: 101-105
'Unnamed (Hydrated Hydrous Na-Ca-Mn-Fe-Zr-Ti Silicate Chloride)'
Formula: Na37Ca10Mn2FeZr6Si50(Ti,Nb)2O144(OH)5Cl3 · H2O
Reference: Rozenberg, K.A., Rastsvetaeva, R.K., Aksenov, S.M. (2016): Crystal Structure of Modular Sodium-Rich and Low-Iron Eudialyte from Lovozero Alkaline Massif. Crystallography Reports, 61, 779-785
Ussingite
Formula: Na2AlSi3O8OH
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Reference: Ermolaeva, V.N., Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Zadov, A.E. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(8), 758-775.
Valleriite
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2013)
Vernadite
Formula: (Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Ivanyuk, Gregory & Я.А, Пахомовский & В.Н, Яковенчук & Ю.П, Меньшиков & А.Н, Богданова & Ю.А, Михайлова. (2006). Редкометальные минералы микроклино-кварцевых жил в вулканогенно-осадочных породах г. Киткнюн (Ловозерский массив). 66-81.
Vigrishinite (TL)
Formula: NaZnTi4(Si2O7)2O3(OH)(H2O)4
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Britvin, S.N.,Zubkova, N.V., Chukanov, N.V., Bryzgalov, A.A., Lykova, I.S., Belakovskiy, D.I. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2011): Vigrishinite, IMA 2011-073. CNMNC Newsletter No. 11, December 2011, page 2892; Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 2887-2893
Villiaumite
Formula: NaF
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Vinogradovite (TL)
Formula: Na4Ti4(Si2O6)2[(Si,Al)4O10]O4 · (H2O,Na,K)3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
Vishnevite
Formula: (Na,K)8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,CO3) · 2H2O
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Vishnevite var. Carbonate-Vishnevite
Formula: Na8(Si,Al)12O24(CO3) · H2O
Reference: [Nickel & Nichols, 1991 - "Mineral Reference Manual" p35]
Vitusite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Na3(Ce,La,Nd)(PO4)2
Habit: grains to 1 mm; rounded aggregates
Colour: pale pink;
Description: Found in the natrolite zone. First refered to "as pink phospate Na3CePO4)2" (Pekov 1998) Also as pseudomorphs after steensrupine-(Ce)
Reference: Rønsbo, J.G., Khomyakov, A.P., Semenov, E.I., Voronkov, A.A., Garanin, V.K. (1979) Vitusite, a new phosphate of sodium and rare earths from the Lovozero alkaline massif, Kola and Ilímaussaq alkaline intrusion, South Greenland. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen: 137: 42-53.; Pekov, I.V. (1998) Minerals first discovered on the territory of the former soviet Union. Moscow , 370pp.
Vlasovite (TL)
Formula: Na2ZrSi4O11
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Voronkovite (TL)
Formula: Na15(Na,Ca,Ce)3(Mn,Ca)3Fe3Zr3Si26O72(OH,O)4Cl · H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: ZRMO 138(2),66-74(2009); Khomyakov, A.P., Nechelyustov, G.N., and Rastsvetaeva, R.K., 2009a. Voronkovite, Na^15(Na,Ca,Ce)^3(Mn,Ca)^3Fe^3Zr^3Si^26O^72(OH,O)^4Cl·H^2O, a new mineral species of the eudialyte group from the Lovozero alkaline pluton, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Geology of Ore Deposits 51(8), 750-756.
Vuonnemite
Formula: Na11Ti4+Nb2(Si2O7)2(PO4)2O3(F,OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Vuoriyarvite-K
Formula: K2(Nb,Ti)2(Si4O12)(O,OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: N.V. Chukanov, I.V. Pekov, A.E. Zadov, S.V. Krivovichev, P.C.Burns, Yu. Schneider (2001): Organovaite-Mn,K2Mn(Nb,Ti)4(Si4O12)2(O,OH)4·6H2O, a new labuntsovite-group mineral from the Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula. Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch. 130(2), 46­53; Pekov, I. et al (2003): New Data on Minerals: 38: 20-33.
'Wad'
Reference: Pekov I V, Chukanov N V, Turchkova A G, Grishin V G (2001) Ferronordorite-(La), Na3Sr(La,Ce)FeSi6O17, a new mineral of the nordite group from Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Zapiski Vserossijskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 130, issue 2, 53-58
Wadeite
Formula: K2Zr(Si3O9)
Reference: Pekov. I.V. (2000) Lovozero massif. publ. Ocean Pictures, Moscow, 428.
Wegscheiderite
Formula: Na5H3(CO3)4
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: [World of Stones 95:5-6, p64]
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Wulfenite ?
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Pekov, I.V. (2005) The Palitra pegmatite, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 397-416.
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Yakhontovite
Formula: (Ca,Na)0.5(Cu,Fe,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. V., Chukanov, N. V., Yamnova, N. A., Zadov, A. E., & Tarassoff, P. (2007). Gjerdingenite-Na and gjerdingenite-Ca, two new mineral species of the labuntsovite group. The Canadian Mineralogist, 45(3), 529-539
Yegorovite (TL)
Formula: Na4[Si4O8(OH)4] · 7H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Chukanov, N.V., Zadov, A.E., Grishin, V.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2010) Yegorovite, Na4[Si4O8(OH)4]•7H2O, a new mineral from the Lovozero alkaline pluton, Kola Peninsula. Geology of Ore Deposits: 52: 584-590.; Doklady Earth Sciences 427 (2009) 814-818.
Yofortierite
Formula: Mn5Si8O20(OH)2 · 8-9H2O
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data; New Data on Minerals M., 2004 Vol 39 pp 5-13; Pekov, I. V. (2000) Lovozero Massif - History, Pegmatites, Minerals. Ocean Pictures LTD: Moscow 2000.
Yuksporite
Formula: K4(Ca,Na)14(Sr,Ba)2(◻,Mn,Fe)(Ti,Nb)4(O,OH)4(Si6O17)2(Si2O7)3(H2O,OH)3
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Zakharovite (TL)
Formula: Na4Mn5Si10O24(OH)6 · 6H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Zirconolite
Formula: CaZrTi2O7
Reference: Menshikov, Y. P., Mikhailova, Y. A., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., Yakovenchuk, V. N., & Ivanyuk, G. Y. (2015). Minerals of zirconolite group from fenitized xenoliths in nepheline syenites of Khibiny and Lovozero plutons, Kola Peninsula. Geology of Ore Deposits, 57(7), 591-599.
Zirkelite
Formula: (Ti,Ca,Zr)O2-x
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Zirsinalite
Formula: Na6(Ca,Mn2+,Fe2+)Zr(Si6O18)
Reference: www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/lovo.htm
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Description: Material from xenolites at Engporr.
Reference: Mikhail Uchitel' analytical data
Zolotarevite (TL)
Formula: Na5Zr[Si6O15(OH)3] · 3H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Mikhailova, J. A., Selivanova, E. A., Krivovichev, S. V., Pakhomovsky, Y. A., and Chukanov, N. V. (2021): Zolotarevite, IMA 2020-076, in: CNMNC Newsletter 59, Eur. J. Mineral., 33, https://doi.org/10.5194/ejm-33-139-2021
Zorite (TL)
Formula: Na8(Ti,Nb)5(Si6O17)2(OH,O)5 · 14H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Mer'kov, A.N., Bussen, I.V., Goiko, E.A., Kul'chitskaya, E.A., Men'shikov, Yu.P., and Nedorezova, A.P. (1973) Raite and zorite - new minerals from the Lovozero Tundra. Zapiski Vserossiyskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 102(1): 54-62.; Fleischer, M. (1973) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 58: 1111-1115.; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Zubkova, N. V., Pekov, I. V., Pushcharovsky, D. Y., & Chukanov, N. V. (2009). The crystal structure and refined formula of mountainite, KNa2Ca2 [Si8O19 (OH)]⊙ 6 H2O. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 224(8), 389-396.; Pluth, J. J., Smith, J. V., Pushcharovsky, D. Y., Semenov, E. I., Bram, A., Riekel, C., ... & Broach, R. W. (1997) Third-generation synchrotron x-ray diffraction of 6-μm crystal of raite,≈ Na3Mn3Ti0. 25Si8O20 (OH) 2⋅ 10H2O, opens up new chemistry and physics of low-temperature minerals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences: 94(23): 12263-12267.
Zvyaginite (TL)
Formula: NaZnNb2Ti[Si2O7]20(OH,F)3(H2O)4 + (x < 1)
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Lykova, I.S., Chukanov, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Zolotarev, A.A., Jr., Zubkova, N.V. (2014): Zvyaginite NaZnNb2Ti[Si2O7]2O(OH,F)3(H2O) 4+x(х<1) a new mineral of epistolite group from Lovozero alkaline massif (Kola Peninsula, Russia). Zapiski RMO, 143, 45-63.

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