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Miseno, Bacoli, Naples, Campania, Italyi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 47' 35'' North , 14° 5' 3'' East (est.)
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10 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alum-(K)
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Scacchi A. (1849): Memorie geologiche sulla Campania. Memoria 3a. Esame delle sostanze che si formano presso i fumaroli della Regione Flegrea. Rendiconto Accad. Sci. Napoli, 8, 317-335.
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Habit: Incrostations
Colour: White
Fluorescence: Blue
Description: Very large crystal of alunogen
Reference: Scacchi A. (1849): Memorie geologiche sulla Campania. Memoria 3a. Esame delle sostanze che si formano presso i fumaroli della Regione Flegrea. Rendiconto Accad. Sci. Napoli, 8, 317-335; Zambonini F. (1907): Su alcuni minerali della Grotta dello Zolfo a Miseno. Rendiconto Accad. Sci. fis. mat. di Napoli, serie 3, 46, 324-331; Palache C., Berman H., Frondel C. (1951): The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: page 396, 539.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Lala A., Coslovich G. (2004): Aspetti geologici e mineralogici della Grotta dello Zolfo, Campi Flegrei. L’Appennino Meridionale, 1, 2, 167-173.
Metavoltine
Formula: Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Description:
Reference: Zambonini F. (1907): Su alcuni minerali della Grotta dello Zolfo a Miseno. Rendiconto Accad. Sci. fis. mat. Napoli, serie 3, 46, 324-331; Palache C., Berman H., Frondel C. (1951): The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: page 620.
Misenite (TL)
Formula: K8H6(SO4)7
Type Locality:
Habit: Monoclin
Colour: Orange
Description: Occurred as a transient efflorescence in a fumarole.
Reference: Scacchi A. (1849): Memorie geologiche sulla Campania. Memoria 3a. Esame delle sostanze che si formano presso i fumaroli della Regione Flegrea. Rendiconto Accad. Sci. Napoli, 8, 317-335; Zambonini F. (1907): Su alcuni minerali della Grotta dello Zolfo a Miseno. Rendiconto Accad. Sci. fis. mat. Napoli, serie 3, 46, 324-331; Palache, C., Berman H., Frondel C. (1951): The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: page 396.
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Franco E. (1962): Su alcuni minerali della Grotta dello Zolfo (Miseno). Bollettino della Società dei Naturalisti in Napoli, 70, 3-7; NHM, London Specimen.
Selenium
Formula: Se
Reference: Francesco Civero collection
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Bellini R. (1901): La Grotta dello Zolfo nei Campi Flegrei. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 20, (3), 470-475.
Tamarugite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Zambonini F. (1907): Su alcuni minerali della Grotta dello Zolfo a Miseno. Rendiconto Accad. Sci. fis. mat. Napoli, serie 3, 46, 324-331; B. Onac B.P., Sumrall J., Tamas T., Cizmas C., Darmiceanu V., Povara I., Nicolita L. (2009): Mineralogical and stable isotope investigations of minerals from caves on Cerna Valley (Romania). Proceedings 15th International Congress of Speleology, Kerrville, Texas, 1, 318-323.
Voltaite
Formula: K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Habit: Octaeheral
Colour: Black
Reference: Bellini R. (1901): La Grotta dello Zolfo nei Campi Flegrei. Boll. Soc. Geol. It., 20, (3), 470-475; Francesco Civero collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Selenium1.CC.10Se
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alum-(K)7.CC.20KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Alunogen7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Metavoltine7.DF.35Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Misenite (TL)7.AD.15K8H6(SO4)7
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Tamarugite7.CC.10NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Voltaite7.CC.25K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Selenium1.3.4.1Se
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
Anhydrous Acid Sulfates
Misenite (TL)28.1.2.1K8H6(SO4)7
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AmBn(XO4)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p < 3:2 and > 1:1
Metavoltine29.4.6.1Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Alum-(K)29.5.5.1KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Tamarugite29.5.3.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Miscellaneous
Voltaite29.9.1.1K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MiseniteK8H6(SO4)7
H TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
H Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
H MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
OOxygen
O MiseniteK8H6(SO4)7
O TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
O Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
O MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
NaSodium
Na TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Na MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
AlAluminium
Al TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Al Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Al VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
SSulfur
S MiseniteK8H6(SO4)7
S TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
S Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
S MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S SulphurS8
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
KPotassium
K MiseniteK8H6(SO4)7
K Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
K MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
K VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Fe VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
SeSelenium
Se SeleniumSe

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