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Guinas, Oshikoto Region, Namibiai
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24 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Cairncross, B., (1997) The Otavi Mountain Land Cu-Pb-Zn-V Deposits, Namibia. Mineralogical Record 28(2) 128
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Cairncross, B. (1997) The Otavi Mountain Land Cu-Pb-Zn-V Deposits, Namibia. Mineralogical Record 28(2) 109-130;; Minz, F. The Kombat ore deposit, Otavi Mountainland (Northern Namibia).
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Specimen provided by Dr. Rob Bowell.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Cairncross, B. (1997) The Otavi Mountain Land Cu-Pb-Zn-V Deposits, Namibia. Mineralogical Record 28(2) 109-130;; Specimen provided by Dr. Rob Bowell.
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Descloizite var: Cuprian Descloizite
Formula: Pb(Zn,Cu)VO4OH
Reference: Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern: 251 (in English)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne.
Ludjibaite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Habit: Botryoidal
Colour: Blue-Green
Description: Ref: Peter Tandy, Natural History Museum (London)
Reference: SMLS Journal 184 (July/August 2003) p.4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Reference: Cairncross, B., (1997) The Otavi Mountain Land Cu-Pb-Zn-V Deposits, Namibia. Mineralogical Record 28(2) 128
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Plumboferrite
Formula: Pb2(Fe3+,Mn2+,Mg)11O19
Reference: Cairncross, B., (1997) The Otavi Mountain Land Cu-Pb-Zn-V Deposits, Namibia. Mineralogical Record 28(2) 128
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Cairncross, B., (1997) The Otavi Mountain Land Cu-Pb-Zn-V Deposits, Namibia. Mineralogical Record 28(2) 128
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Reference: Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern: 793 (in English)
Wulfenite ?
Formula: Pb(MoO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Massicot4.AC.25PbO
Plumboferrite4.CC.45Pb2(Fe3+,Mn2+,Mg)11O19
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Wulfenite ?7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
var: Cuprian Descloizite8.BH.40Pb(Zn,Cu)VO4OH
Ludjibaite8.BD.25Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Massicot4.2.7.1PbO
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
Miscellaneous
Plumboferrite7.11.5.1Pb2(Fe3+,Mn2+,Mg)11O19
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Ludjibaite41.4.3.3Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite ?48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Descloizite
var: Cuprian Descloizite
-Pb(Zn,Cu)VO4OH

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H Descloizite (var: Cuprian Descloizite)Pb(Zn,Cu)VO4OH
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
O CalciteCaCO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O AnglesitePbSO4
O PlumboferritePb2(Fe3+,Mn2+,Mg)11O19
O MassicotPbO
O CupriteCu2O
O LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O Descloizite (var: Cuprian Descloizite)Pb(Zn,Cu)VO4OH
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
MgMagnesium
Mg PlumboferritePb2(Fe3+,Mn2+,Mg)11O19
PPhosphorus
P LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S GalenaPbS
S TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S SphaleriteZnS
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
VVanadium
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
V Descloizite (var: Cuprian Descloizite)Pb(Zn,Cu)VO4OH
MnManganese
Mn PlumboferritePb2(Fe3+,Mn2+,Mg)11O19
FeIron
Fe TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PlumboferritePb2(Fe3+,Mn2+,Mg)11O19
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
CuCopper
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu Descloizite (var: Cuprian Descloizite)Pb(Zn,Cu)VO4OH
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu CopperCu
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
ZnZinc
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Zn TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Descloizite (var: Cuprian Descloizite)Pb(Zn,Cu)VO4OH
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
AsArsenic
As TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
PbLead
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb PlumboferritePb2(Fe3+,Mn2+,Mg)11O19
Pb MassicotPbO
Pb Descloizite (var: Cuprian Descloizite)Pb(Zn,Cu)VO4OH
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)

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