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Miass River, Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russiai
Regional Level Types
Miass RiverRiver
Chelyabinsk OblastOblast
RussiaCountry

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Key
Latitude & Longitude:
54° North , 60° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~275km
Locality type:


Placer PGM-Au deposits in the upper Miass River over some 90km.

The exact localities for Miassite, Palladodymite and Polkanovite are unknown (they were found in precious metal concentrates).

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Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded from this region.


Mineral List

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

54 valid minerals. 5 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Anduoite
Formula: (Ru,Os)As2
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Balkanite
Formula: Cu9Ag5HgS8
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Bowieite
Formula: (Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Reference: S.N. Britvin, N.S. Rudashevsky, A.N. Bogdanova, D.K. Shcherbachev (2001) Miassite Rh17S15, a new mineral from a placer of the Miass River, Urals. Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch., 130(2), 41–45 (in Russian, English abs.).
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Cherepanovite
Formula: RhAs
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]; Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Cooperite
Formula: PtS
Reference: S.N. Britvin, N.S. Rudashevsky, A.N. Bogdanova, D.K. Shcherbachev (2001) Miassite Rh17S15, a new mineral from a placer of the Miass River, Urals. Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch., 130(2), 41–45 (in Russian, English abs.).
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Boris Z. Kantor collection
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Boris Z. Kantor collection
Cuprorhodsite
Formula: (Cu1+0.5Fe3+0.5)Rh3+2S4
Reference: S.N. Britvin, N.S. Rudashevsky, A.N. Bogdanova, D.K. Shcherbachev (2001) Miassite Rh17S15, a new mineral from a placer of the Miass River, Urals. Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch., 130(2), 41–45 (in Russian, English abs.).
Daubréeite
Formula: (BiO)(OH,Cl)
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Edenite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Erlichmanite
Formula: OsS2
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Fleetite (TL)
Formula: Cu2RhIrSb2
Type Locality:
Reference: Barkov, A.Y., Bindi, L., Tamura, N., Martin, R.F., Ma, C., Winkler, B., Shvedov, G.I., and Morgenroth, W. (2020): Fleetite, IMA 2018-073b; in: CNMNC Newsletter 54. Eur. J. Mineral.: 32, https://doi.org/10.5194/ejm-32-275-2020; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=16176
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Geerite
Formula: Cu8S5
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Hongshiite
Formula: PtCu
Reference: microprobe analysis
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]; Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]; Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Iridarsenite
Formula: (Ir,Ru)As2
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Iridium
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Reference: analysed by EDS, grain not showing any hexagonal outlook in the SEM; Franz Neuhold
Iridium var: Platosmiridium
Formula: (Ir,Pt,Os)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data
Isoferroplatinum
Formula: Pt3Fe
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]; S.N. Britvin, N.S. Rudashevsky, A.N. Bogdanova, D.K. Shcherbachev (2001) Miassite Rh17S15, a new mineral from a placer of the Miass River, Urals. Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch., 130(2), 41–45 (in Russian, English abs.).
Kashinite
Formula: (Ir,Rh)2S3
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Keithconnite
Formula: Pd20Te7
Reference: S.N. Britvin, N.S. Rudashevsky, A.N. Bogdanova, D.K. Shcherbachev (2001) Miassite Rh17S15, a new mineral from a placer of the Miass River, Urals. Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch., 130(2), 41–45 (in Russian, English abs.).
'Khodnevite'
Formula: Na2AlF5 (?)
Reference: [Hey p359]
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Lead
Formula: Pb
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Miassite (TL)
Formula: Rh17S15
Reference: ZVMO 130(2),41-45(2001); S.N. Britvin, N.S. Rudashevsky, A.N. Bogdanova, D.K. Shcherbachev (2001) Miassite Rh17S15, a new mineral from a placer of the Miass River, Urals. Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch., 130(2), 41–45 (in Russian, English abs.).
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Osmium var: Iridosmine
Formula: (Os,Ir)
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Palladodymite (TL)
Formula: (Pd,Rh)2As
Type Locality:
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018). Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Platinum var: Ferroan Platinum
Formula: (Pt,Fe)
Polkanovite (TL)
Formula: Rh12As7
Type Locality:
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Rutheniridosmine
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Reference: R.O. Meyer collection; Ex: Fersman Museum specimen
Ruthenium
Formula: (Ru,Ir)
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index", p322]
Rutile var: Ilmenorutile
Formula: Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index", p322]
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: A sperrylite grain was confirmed by EMPA, seen in image for cherepanovite from the locality.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Tin (TL)
Formula: Sn
Type Locality:
Description: 1844 in gold and lead plated grains
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Tolovkite
Formula: IrSbS
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Tulameenite
Formula: Pt2CuFe
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]
'Unnamed (Rh Arsenide)'
Formula: Rh2As
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]
'Unnamed (Rh-Ni Arsenide II)'
Formula: RhNiAs
Reference: [AmMin 84:195]
Vaesite
Formula: NiS2
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.
Vasilite
Formula: (Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Reference: S.N. Britvin, N.S. Rudashevsky, A.N. Bogdanova, D.K. Shcherbachev (2001) Miassite Rh17S15, a new mineral from a placer of the Miass River, Urals. Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch., 130(2), 41–45 (in Russian, English abs.).
Xingzhongite
Formula: Pb2+Ir3+2S4
Reference: Zaykov, V. V., Melekestseva, I. Y., Zaykova, E. V., Kotlyarov, V. A., & Kraynev, Y. D. (2017). Gold and platinum group minerals in placers of the South Urals: Composition, microinclusions of ore minerals and primary sources. Ore Geology Reviews, 85, 299-320.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Hongshiite1.AG.45PtCu
Iridium1.AF.10(Ir,Os,Ru)
var: Platosmiridium1.AF.10(Ir,Pt,Os)
Isoferroplatinum1.AG.35Pt3Fe
Lead1.AA.05Pb
Osmium1.AF.05(Os,Ir,Ru)
var: Iridosmine1.AF.05(Os,Ir)
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
var: Ferroan Platinum1.AF.10(Pt,Fe)
Rutheniridosmine1.AF.05(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ruthenium1.AF.05(Ru,Ir)
Tin (TL)1.AC.10Sn
Tulameenite1.AG.40Pt2CuFe
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Anduoite2.EB.15a(Ru,Os)As2
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Balkanite2.BD.15Cu9Ag5HgS8
Bowieite2.DB.15(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cherepanovite2.CC.15RhAs
Cooperite2.CC.35bPtS
Cuprorhodsite2.DA.05(Cu1+0.5Fe3+0.5)Rh3+2S4
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Erlichmanite2.EB.05aOsS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Geerite2.BA.05Cu8S5
Heazlewoodite2.BB.05Ni3S2
Irarsite2.EB.25(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Iridarsenite2.AC.45b(Ir,Ru)As2
Kashinite2.DB.15(Ir,Rh)2S3
Keithconnite2.BC.20Pd20Te7
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Miassite (TL)2.BC.05Rh17S15
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Palladodymite (TL)2.AC.25c(Pd,Rh)2As
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Polkanovite (TL)2.AC.30Rh12As7
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe1-xS
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tolovkite2.EB.25IrSbS
Vaesite2.EB.05aNiS2
Vasilite2.BC.25(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Xingzhongite2.DA.05Pb2+Ir3+2S4
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Daubréeite3.DC.25(BiO)(OH,Cl)
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Sapphire4.CB.05Al2O3
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnesiochromite4.BB.05MgCr2O4
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
var: Ilmenorutile4.DB.05Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Edenite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Fleetite (TL)-Cu2RhIrSb2
'Khodnevite'-Na2AlF5 (?)
'Unnamed (Rh Arsenide)'-Rh2As
'Unnamed (Rh-Ni Arsenide II)'-RhNiAs

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Lead1.1.1.4Pb
Tin (TL)1.1.13.1Sn
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Hongshiite1.2.3.1PtCu
Iridium1.2.1.2(Ir,Os,Ru)
Isoferroplatinum1.2.5.1Pt3Fe
Osmium1.2.2.1(Os,Ir,Ru)
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Rutheniridosmine1.2.2.3(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ruthenium1.2.2.2(Ru,Ir)
Tulameenite1.2.4.2Pt2CuFe
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Keithconnite2.2.6.1Pd20Te7
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Heazlewoodite2.5.3.1Ni3S2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cherepanovite2.8.17.2RhAs
Cooperite2.8.5.1PtS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe1-xS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Xingzhongite2.8.4.1Pb2+Ir3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Cuprorhodsite2.10.1.16(Cu1+0.5Fe3+0.5)Rh3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bowieite2.11.12.1(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Kashinite2.11.12.2(Ir,Rh)2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Anduoite2.12.2.8(Ru,Os)As2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Erlichmanite2.12.1.16OsS2
Irarsite2.12.3.7(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Iridarsenite2.12.4.5(Ir,Ru)As2
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Tolovkite2.12.3.5IrSbS
Vaesite2.12.1.2NiS2
Miscellaneous
Balkanite2.16.7.1Cu9Ag5HgS8
Vasilite2.16.22.1(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
var: Ilmenorutile4.4.1.2Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnesiochromite7.2.3.1MgCr2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A(O,OH)Xq
Daubréeite10.2.1.3(BiO)(OH,Cl)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Edenite66.1.3a.10{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Corundum
var: Sapphire
-Al2O3
Fleetite (TL)-Cu2RhIrSb2
Geerite-Cu8S5
Iridium
var: Platosmiridium
-(Ir,Pt,Os)
'Khodnevite'-Na2AlF5 (?)
Miassite (TL)-Rh17S15
Osmium
var: Iridosmine
-(Os,Ir)
Palladodymite (TL)-(Pd,Rh)2As
Platinum
var: Ferroan Platinum
-(Pt,Fe)
Polkanovite (TL)-Rh12As7
'Unnamed (Rh Arsenide)'-Rh2As
'Unnamed (Rh-Ni Arsenide II)'-RhNiAs

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Daubréeite(BiO)(OH,Cl)
H Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Rutile (var: Ilmenorutile)Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O CorundumAl2O3
O Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
O RutileTiO2
O Daubréeite(BiO)(OH,Cl)
O Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O HematiteFe2O3
FFluorine
F KhodneviteNa2AlF5 (?)
NaSodium
Na KhodneviteNa2AlF5 (?)
Na Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Mg MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
AlAluminium
Al KhodneviteNa2AlF5 (?)
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
Al Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
SSulfur
S MiassiteRh17S15
S Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
S Cuprorhodsite(Cu1+0.5Fe3+0.5)Rh23+S4
S Bowieite(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
S Vasilite(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
S CooperitePtS
S HeazlewooditeNi3S2
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S DigeniteCu9S5
S LauriteRuS2
S Kashinite(Ir,Rh)2S3
S ErlichmaniteOsS2
S TolovkiteIrSbS
S MilleriteNiS
S VaesiteNiS2
S XingzhongitePb2+Ir23+S4
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BalkaniteCu9Ag5HgS8
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S GeeriteCu8S5
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
S SphaleriteZnS
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl Daubréeite(BiO)(OH,Cl)
CaCalcium
Ca Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti Rutile (var: Ilmenorutile)Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
FeIron
Fe Rutile (var: Ilmenorutile)Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe IsoferroplatinumPt3Fe
Fe TulameenitePt2CuFe
Fe Cuprorhodsite(Cu1+0.5Fe3+0.5)Rh23+S4
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe Platinum (var: Ferroan Platinum)(Pt,Fe)
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
NiNickel
Ni Unnamed (Rh-Ni Arsenide II)RhNiAs
Ni HeazlewooditeNi3S2
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni VaesiteNiS2
CuCopper
Cu FleetiteCu2RhIrSb2
Cu TulameenitePt2CuFe
Cu Cuprorhodsite(Cu1+0.5Fe3+0.5)Rh23+S4
Cu Vasilite(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Cu HongshiitePtCu
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu BalkaniteCu9Ag5HgS8
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu GeeriteCu8S5
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As PolkanoviteRh12As7
As Palladodymite(Pd,Rh)2As
As CherepanoviteRhAs
As Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
As Unnamed (Rh-Ni Arsenide II)RhNiAs
As Unnamed (Rh Arsenide)Rh2As
As SperrylitePtAs2
As Anduoite(Ru,Os)As2
As Iridarsenite(Ir,Ru)As2
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
NbNiobium
Nb Rutile (var: Ilmenorutile)Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
RuRuthenium
Ru Ruthenium(Ru,Ir)
Ru Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Ru Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ru LauriteRuS2
Ru Anduoite(Ru,Os)As2
Ru Iridarsenite(Ir,Ru)As2
RhRhodium
Rh PolkanoviteRh12As7
Rh Palladodymite(Pd,Rh)2As
Rh MiassiteRh17S15
Rh FleetiteCu2RhIrSb2
Rh CherepanoviteRhAs
Rh Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Rh Unnamed (Rh-Ni Arsenide II)RhNiAs
Rh Unnamed (Rh Arsenide)Rh2As
Rh Cuprorhodsite(Cu1+0.5Fe3+0.5)Rh23+S4
Rh Bowieite(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Rh Kashinite(Ir,Rh)2S3
PdPalladium
Pd Palladodymite(Pd,Rh)2As
Pd Vasilite(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Pd KeithconnitePd20Te7
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag BalkaniteCu9Ag5HgS8
SnTin
Sn TinSn
SbAntimony
Sb FleetiteCu2RhIrSb2
Sb TolovkiteIrSbS
TeTellurium
Te Vasilite(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Te KeithconnitePd20Te7
TaTantalum
Ta Rutile (var: Ilmenorutile)Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
OsOsmium
Os Iridium (var: Platosmiridium)(Ir,Pt,Os)
Os Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
Os Osmium (var: Iridosmine)(Os,Ir)
Os Osmium(Os,Ir,Ru)
Os ErlichmaniteOsS2
IrIridium
Ir FleetiteCu2RhIrSb2
Ir Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Ir Iridium (var: Platosmiridium)(Ir,Pt,Os)
Ir Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ir Bowieite(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Ir Osmium (var: Iridosmine)(Os,Ir)
Ir Iridium(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ir Kashinite(Ir,Rh)2S3
Ir TolovkiteIrSbS
Ir Iridarsenite(Ir,Ru)As2
Ir XingzhongitePb2+Ir23+S4
PtPlatinum
Pt IsoferroplatinumPt3Fe
Pt TulameenitePt2CuFe
Pt Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Pt Iridium (var: Platosmiridium)(Ir,Pt,Os)
Pt Bowieite(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Pt CooperitePtS
Pt HongshiitePtCu
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
Pt Platinum (var: Ferroan Platinum)(Pt,Fe)
Pt PlatinumPt
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg BalkaniteCu9Ag5HgS8
PbLead
Pb LeadPb
Pb XingzhongitePb2+Ir23+S4
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi Daubréeite(BiO)(OH,Cl)

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S.N. Britvin, N.S. Rudashevsky, A.N. Bogdanova, D.K. Shcherbachev (2001) Miassite Rh17S15, a new mineral from a placer of the Miass River, Urals. Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch., 130(2), 41–45 (in Russian, English abs.).
Barkov, A. Y., Tolstykh, N. D., Shvedov, G. I., & Martin, R. F. (2018) Ophiolite-related associations of platinum-group minerals at Rudnaya, western Sayans, and Miass, southern Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 1-32.

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