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Central Macedonia, Greecei
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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Thessaloníki354,290 (2015)
Kalamariá91,617 (2015)
Sérres58,287 (2014)
Kateríni53,293 (2017)
Sykiés44,955 (2014)
Véroia44,464 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
Macédoine-Centrale, Grèce
German:
Zentralmakedonien, Griechenland
Greek:
Περιφέρεια Κεντρικής Μακεδονίας, Ελλάδα
Italian:
Macedonia Centrale, Grecia
Russian:
Центральная Македония, Греция
Simplified Chinese:
中马其顿, 希腊
Spanish:
Periferia de Macedonia Central, Grecia
Albanian:
Maqedonia Qendrore, Greqia
Arabic:
مقدونيا الوسطى, اليونان
Armenian:
Կենտրոնական Մակեդոնիա, Հունաստան
Asturian:
Macedonia Central, Grecia
Azeri:
Orta Makedoniya, Yunanıstan
Basque:
Erdialdeko Mazedonia, Grezia
Belarusian:
Цэнтральная Македонія, Грэцыя
Bulgarian:
Централна Македония, Гърция
Catalan:
Macedònia Central, Grècia
Cebuano:
Central Macedonia, Gresya
Croatian:
Periferija Središnja Makedonija, Grčka
Czech:
Střední Makedonie, Řecko
Dutch:
Centraal-Macedonië, Griekenland
Esperanto:
Meza Makedonio, Grekio
Estonian:
Kesk-Makedoonia piirkond, Kreeka
Farsi/Persian:
مقدونیه مرکزی, یونان
Finnish:
Keski-Makedonia, Kreikka
Galician:
Macedonia Central, Grecia
Georgian:
ცენტრალური მაკედონია, საბერძნეთი
Hebrew:
מרכז מקדוניה, יוון
Hungarian:
Közép-Makedónia, Görögország
Indonesian:
Makedonia Tengah, Yunani
Japanese:
中央マケドニア, ギリシャ
Javanese:
Makedonia Tengah, Grikenlan
Korean:
중앙마케도니아주, 그리스
Latin:
Macedonia Media, Graecia
Limburgian:
Centraol-Macedonië, Griekeland
Lithuanian:
Centrinės Makedonijos periferija, Graikija
Lombard:
Macedònia Sentràla, Grecia
Macedonian:
Централна Македонија, Грција
Malay:
Makedonia Tengah, Yunani
Northern Frisian:
Madel-Makedoonien, Grekenlun
Norwegian:
Sentral-Makedonia, Hellas
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Sentral-Makedonía, Hellas
Ossetian:
Централон Македони, Грекъ
Polish:
Region Macedonia Środkowa, Grecja
Portuguese:
Macedônia Central, Grécia
Romanian:
Macedonia Centrală, Grecia
Scots:
Central Macedonie, Greece
Serbian:
Периферија Средишња Македонија, Грчка
Serbo-Croatian:
Periferija Središnja Makedonija, Grčka
Slovak:
Stredná Makedónia, Grécko
South Azerbaijani:
مرکزی مقدونیه, یونان
Swedish:
Mellersta Makedonien, Grekland
Turkish:
Orta Makedonya, Yunanistan
Ukrainian:
Центральна Македонія, Греція
Urdu:
وسطی مقدونیہ, یونان
Vietnamese:
Trung Macedonia, Hy Lạp
Waray:
Butnga nga Macedonia, Gresya
Western Punjabi:
صوبہ وشکارلہ مفدونیہ, یونان


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Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Kilias, S.P., and Konnerup-Madsen, J. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 581-595.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: Seemann, R., Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (2008): Mineralien aus dem Eisen- und Farberdebergbau von Livadista bei Alistrati. Mineralien-Welt 19 (2), 34-54.
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Seemann, R., Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (2008): Mineralien aus dem Eisen- und Farberdebergbau von Livadista bei Alistrati. Mineralien-Welt 19 (2), 34-54.
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: http://www.brgm.fr/mineo/SiteReport/European_ores_geologF.pdf
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Seemann, R., Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (2008): Mineralien aus dem Eisen- und Farberdebergbau von Livadista bei Alistrati. Mineralien-Welt 19 (2), 34-54.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.; McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: antigoldgreece.files.wordpress.com/2013/02/olympiasreport43-10114_07_11_final-2.pdf
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Argentopentlandite
Formula: Ag(Fe,Ni)8S8
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Arsenocrandallite
Formula: CaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Seemann, R., Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (2008): Mineralien aus dem Eisen- und Farberdebergbau von Livadista bei Alistrati. Mineralien-Welt 19 (2), 34-54.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
Reference: Tsoupas, G., & Economou-Eliopoulos, M. (2008). High PGE contents and extremely abundant PGE-minerals hosted in chromitites from the Veria ophiolite complex, northern Greece. Ore Geology Reviews, 33(1), 3-19.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
'Bodenbenderite'
Formula: (Mn,Ca)4Al(Al,Yt,Er)(Si,Ti)3O13
Reference: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: http://www.brgm.fr/mineo/SiteReport/European_ores_geologF.pdf
Burkeite
Formula: Na6(CO3)(SO4)2
Reference: Dotsika, E., Poutoukis, D., Tzavidopoulos, I., Maniatis, Y., Ignatiadou, D., & Raco, B. (2009). A natron source at Pikrolimni Lake in Greece? Geochemical evidence. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 103(2-3), 133-143.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: http://www.brgm.fr/mineo/SiteReport/European_ores_geologF.pdf
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Cheralite
Formula: CaTh(PO4)2
Reference: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Chrysocolla ?
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Seemann, R., Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (2008): Mineralien aus dem Eisen- und Farberdebergbau von Livadista bei Alistrati. Mineralien-Welt 19 (2), 34-54.
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: Economou-Eliopoulos, M., & Eliopoulos, D. G. (2005). Mineralogical and geochemical characteristics of the Skouries porphyry-Cu-Au-Pd-Pt deposit (Greece): Evidence for the precious metal. In Mineral deposit research: meeting the global challenge (pp. 935-938). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinochlore var: Chromian Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Stergiou, C., Melfos, V., Voudouris, P., Michailidis, K., Spry, P., & Chatzipetros, A. (2016). Hydrothermal alteration and structural control of the Vathi porphyry Cu-Au-Mo-U ore system, Kilkis district, N. Greece. Scientific Annals of the School of Geology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Honorary Publication in Memory of Professor A. Kasoli-Fournaraki, 105, 69-74.
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Seemann, R., Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (2008): Mineralien aus dem Eisen- und Farberdebergbau von Livadista bei Alistrati. Mineralien-Welt 19 (2), 34-54.
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: http://www.brgm.fr/mineo/SiteReport/European_ores_geologF.pdf
Copper
Formula: Cu
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection (collected by Robert Seemann in 2006, PXRD-analysed by Christian L. Lengauer, University of Vienna)
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Hezel, D.C. et al. (2006) Origin of SiO2-rich components in ordinary chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 70(6): 1548-1564. (March 2006).
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: K.Gatedal
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.; Economou-Eliopoulos, M., & Eliopoulos, D. G. (2005). Mineralogical and geochemical characteristics of the Skouries porphyry-Cu-Au-Pd-Pt deposit (Greece): Evidence for the precious metal. In Mineral deposit research: meeting the global challenge (pp. 935-938). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dolomite var: Manganoan Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Lapis, 28, #7/8, 8 (July-August 2003)
'Dravite-Schorl Series'
Description: Schorl : core of crystals. Dravite : rim of crystals.
Reference: K. Michailidis et al. , Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 393-404.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Empressite
Formula: AgTe
Reference: McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Dabitzias, Spyros, 1980, Petrology of the Vavdos Cryptocrystalline Magnesite Deposits, Chalkidiki Peninsula, Northern Greece, Economic Geology, 75, 1138-1151.
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Reference: Dabitzias, Spyros, 1980, Petrology of the Vavdos Cryptocrystalline Magnesite Deposits, Chalkidiki Peninsula, Northern Greece, Economic Geology, 75, 1138-1151.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Dabitzias, Spyros, 1980, Petrology of the Vavdos Cryptocrystalline Magnesite Deposits, Chalkidiki Peninsula, Northern Greece, Economic Geology, 75, 1138-1151.
Freibergite
Formula: (Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Reference: Vavelidis, M., Boboti-Tsitlakidis, I., & Melfos, V. (1994). The gold–silver–copper mineralization and the placer gold in Koronouda area, northern Greece. Eur. J. Mineral, 6, 293.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Galenobismutite
Formula: PbBi2S4
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.; Voudouris, P., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., & Sakellaris, G. A. (2010, April). Gold-bismuth-telluride-sulfide assemblages at the Stanos shear zone-related prospect, Chalkidiki, northern Greece. In 13th Quadrennial IAGOD symposium, Adelaide, South Australia (pp. 6-9).
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Geocronite
Formula: Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Mposkos, E. (1983). A new occurrence of argentian pentlandite from the Koronuda ore mineralization, Macedonia, Greece. N. Jb. Miner. Mh, 5, 193-200.
Gladite
Formula: PbCuBi5S9
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.; Voudouris, P., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., & Sakellaris, G. A. (2010, April). Gold-bismuth-telluride-sulfide assemblages at the Stanos shear zone-related prospect, Chalkidiki, northern Greece. In 13th Quadrennial IAGOD symposium, Adelaide, South Australia (pp. 6-9).
'Glass'
Reference: Wood, J.A. (1958) Silicate Meteorite Structures and the Origin of Meteorites: Dissertation, Ph.D: Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 172 pages. (June 1958).
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Graphite
Formula: C
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Gustavite
Formula: AgPbBi3S6
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.; Voudouris, P., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., & Sakellaris, G. A. (2010, April). Gold-bismuth-telluride-sulfide assemblages at the Stanos shear zone-related prospect, Chalkidiki, northern Greece. In 13th Quadrennial IAGOD symposium, Adelaide, South Australia (pp. 6-9).
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Karel Bal Collection
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Dotsika, E., Poutoukis, D., Tzavidopoulos, I., Maniatis, Y., Ignatiadou, D., & Raco, B. (2009). A natron source at Pikrolimni Lake in Greece? Geochemical evidence. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 103(2-3), 133-143.
Hammarite
Formula: Pb2Cu2Bi4S9
Reference: Voudouris, P., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., & Sakellaris, G. A. (2010, April). Gold-bismuth-telluride-sulfide assemblages at the Stanos shear zone-related prospect, Chalkidiki, northern Greece. In 13th Quadrennial IAGOD symposium, Adelaide, South Australia (pp. 6-9).
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Reference: Tsoupas, G., & Economou-Eliopoulos, M. (2008). High PGE contents and extremely abundant PGE-minerals hosted in chromitites from the Veria ophiolite complex, northern Greece. Ore Geology Reviews, 33(1), 3-19.
'Hornblende'
Reference: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; Stergiou, C., Melfos, V., Voudouris, P., Michailidis, K., Spry, P., & Chatzipetros, A. (2016). Hydrothermal alteration and structural control of the Vathi porphyry Cu-Au-Mo-U ore system, Kilkis district, N. Greece. Scientific Annals of the School of Geology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Honorary Publication in Memory of Professor A. Kasoli-Fournaraki, 105, 69-74.
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: Economou-Eliopoulos, M., & Eliopoulos, D. G. (2005). Mineralogical and geochemical characteristics of the Skouries porphyry-Cu-Au-Pd-Pt deposit (Greece): Evidence for the precious metal. In Mineral deposit research: meeting the global challenge (pp. 935-938). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
Ikunolite
Formula: Bi4(S,Se)3
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.; Voudouris, P., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., & Sakellaris, G. A. (2010, April). Gold-bismuth-telluride-sulfide assemblages at the Stanos shear zone-related prospect, Chalkidiki, northern Greece. In 13th Quadrennial IAGOD symposium, Adelaide, South Australia (pp. 6-9).
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Reference: Tsoupas, G., & Economou-Eliopoulos, M. (2008). High PGE contents and extremely abundant PGE-minerals hosted in chromitites from the Veria ophiolite complex, northern Greece. Ore Geology Reviews, 33(1), 3-19.
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Wood, J. A. (1967) Chondrites: Their metallic minerals, thermal histories, and parent planets. Icarus 6 (1):1-49.
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Description: Kamacite in polycrystalline aggregates sometimes intermingled with troilite.
Reference: Wood, J. A. (1967) Chondrites: Their metallic minerals, thermal histories, and parent planets. Icarus 6 (1):1-49.; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Isomertieite
Formula: Pd11Sb2As2
Reference: Katie A. McFall, Jonathan Naden, Stephen Roberts, Tim Baker, John Spratt, Iain McDonald (2018): Platinum-group minerals in the Skouries Cu-Au (Pd, Pt, Te) porphyry deposit. Ore Geology Reviews 99, 344-364.
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: http://www.brgm.fr/mineo/SiteReport/European_ores_geologF.pdf
Joséite-A
Formula: Bi4TeS2
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.
Joséite-B
Formula: Bi4Te2S
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Kotulskite
Formula: Pd(Te,Bi)
Reference: Katie A. McFall, Jonathan Naden, Stephen Roberts, Tim Baker, John Spratt, Iain McDonald (2018): Platinum-group minerals in the Skouries Cu-Au (Pd, Pt, Te) porphyry deposit. Ore Geology Reviews 99, 344-364.; McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Krennerite
Formula: Au3AgTe8
Reference: McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Krupkaite
Formula: PbCuBi3S6
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.; Voudouris, P., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., & Sakellaris, G. A. (2010, April). Gold-bismuth-telluride-sulfide assemblages at the Stanos shear zone-related prospect, Chalkidiki, northern Greece. In 13th Quadrennial IAGOD symposium, Adelaide, South Australia (pp. 6-9).
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: Tsoupas, G., & Economou-Eliopoulos, M. (2008). High PGE contents and extremely abundant PGE-minerals hosted in chromitites from the Veria ophiolite complex, northern Greece. Ore Geology Reviews, 33(1), 3-19.
Lillianite
Formula: Pb3-2xAgxBi2+xS6
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.; Voudouris, P., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., & Sakellaris, G. A. (2010, April). Gold-bismuth-telluride-sulfide assemblages at the Stanos shear zone-related prospect, Chalkidiki, northern Greece. In 13th Quadrennial IAGOD symposium, Adelaide, South Australia (pp. 6-9).
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Dabitzias, Spyros, 1980, Petrology of the Vavdos Cryptocrystalline Magnesite Deposits, Chalkidiki Peninsula, Northern Greece, Economic Geology, 75, 1138-1151.
Maghemite
Formula: (Fe3+0.670.33)Fe3+2O4
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Majakite
Formula: PdNiAs
Reference: Tsoupas, G., & Economou-Eliopoulos, M. (2008). High PGE contents and extremely abundant PGE-minerals hosted in chromitites from the Veria ophiolite complex, northern Greece. Ore Geology Reviews, 33(1), 3-19.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
'Manganese' ?
Formula: Mn
Reference: antigoldgreece.files.wordpress.com/2013/02/olympiasreport43-10114_07_11_final-2.pdf
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: Dabitzias, Spyros, 1980, Petrology of the Vavdos Cryptocrystalline Magnesite Deposits, Chalkidiki Peninsula, Northern Greece, Economic Geology, 75, 1138-1151.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Matildite
Formula: AgBiS2
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.; Voudouris, P., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., & Sakellaris, G. A. (2010, April). Gold-bismuth-telluride-sulfide assemblages at the Stanos shear zone-related prospect, Chalkidiki, northern Greece. In 13th Quadrennial IAGOD symposium, Adelaide, South Australia (pp. 6-9).
Maucherite
Formula: Ni11As8
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: http://www.brgm.fr/mineo/SiteReport/European_ores_geologF.pdf
Meneghinite
Formula: Pb13CuSb7S24
Merenskyite
Formula: (Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Reference: M. Tarkian et al., N. Jb. Miner. Mh. H12 (1991) 529-537; Economou-Eliopoulos, M., & Eliopoulos, D. G. (2005). Mineralogical and geochemical characteristics of the Skouries porphyry-Cu-Au-Pd-Pt deposit (Greece): Evidence for the precious metal. In Mineral deposit research: meeting the global challenge (pp. 935-938). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.; Katie A. McFall, Jonathan Naden, Stephen Roberts, Tim Baker, John Spratt, Iain McDonald (2018): Platinum-group minerals in the Skouries Cu-Au (Pd, Pt, Te) porphyry deposit. Ore Geology Reviews 99, 344-364.; McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Metatorbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
'Monazite'
Moncheite
Formula: (Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Reference: Economou-Eliopoulos, M., & Eliopoulos, D. G. (2005). Mineralogical and geochemical characteristics of the Skouries porphyry-Cu-Au-Pd-Pt deposit (Greece): Evidence for the precious metal. In Mineral deposit research: meeting the global challenge (pp. 935-938). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muthmannite
Formula: AuAgTe2
Reference: McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Naldrettite
Formula: Pd2Sb
Reference: Katie A. McFall, Jonathan Naden, Stephen Roberts, Tim Baker, John Spratt, Iain McDonald (2018): Platinum-group minerals in the Skouries Cu-Au (Pd, Pt, Te) porphyry deposit. Ore Geology Reviews 99, 344-364.
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Seemann, R., Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (2008): Mineralien aus dem Eisen- und Farberdebergbau von Livadista bei Alistrati. Mineralien-Welt 19 (2), 34-54.
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Reference: Lazaridis G., Melfos V., Papadopoulou L. (2011): The first cave occurrence of orpiment (As2S3) from the sulfuric acid caves of Aghia Paraskevi (Kassandra Peninsula, N. Greece). International Journal of Speleology, 40(2), 133-139.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Reference: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis
Osmium var: Iridosmine
Formula: (Os,Ir)
Reference: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anestis_Filippidis/publication/281551528_Chemical_X-ray_and_Mossbauer_investigation_of_a_turquoise_from_the_Vathi_area_volcanic_rocks_Macedonia_Greece/links/55ed72c708aeb6516268df0f/Chemical-X-ray-and-Mossbauer-investigation-of-a-turquoise-from-the-Vathi-area-volcanic-rocks-Macedonia-Greece.pdf?origin=publication_list Chemical, X-Ray and Mössbauer investigation of a turquoise from the Vathi area volcanic rocks, Macedonia, Greece. S. Sklavounos, T. Ericcson, A. Filippidis, K. Michailidis, C. Kougoulis
Paarite
Formula: Pb1.7Cu1.7Bi6.3S12
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pentlandite var: Argentian Pentlandite
Formula: (Ni,Fe,Ag)9S8
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Mposkos, E. (1983). A new occurrence of argentian pentlandite from the Koronuda ore mineralization, Macedonia, Greece. N. Jb. Miner. Mh, 5, 193-200.
Petrovskaite
Formula: AuAgS
Reference: McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Lazaridis G., Melfos V., Papadopoulou L. (2011): The first cave occurrence of orpiment (As2S3) from the sulfuric acid caves of Aghia Paraskevi (Kassandra Peninsula, N. Greece). International Journal of Speleology, 40(2), 133-139.
Pilsenite
Formula: Bi4Te3
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Voudouris, P., Spry, P. G., Melfos, V., & Alfieris, D. (2007). Tellurides and bismuth sulfosalts in gold occurrences of Greece: mineralogy and genetic considerations. Geological Survey of Finland Guide, 53, 85-94.
Platarsite
Formula: PtAsS
Reference: Tsoupas, G., & Economou-Eliopoulos, M. (2008). High PGE contents and extremely abundant PGE-minerals hosted in chromitites from the Veria ophiolite complex, northern Greece. Ore Geology Reviews, 33(1), 3-19.
'Platinum-Group Elements'
Reference: Katie A. McFall, Jonathan Naden, Stephen Roberts, Tim Baker, John Spratt, Iain McDonald (2018): Platinum-group minerals in the Skouries Cu-Au (Pd, Pt, Te) porphyry deposit. Ore Geology Reviews 99, 344-364.
'Plessite'
Reference: Wood, J. A. (1967) Chondrites: Their metallic minerals, thermal histories, and parent planets. Icarus 6 (1):1-49.
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: GFF 117 (1995) 15
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Pyroxmangite
Formula: MnSiO3
Reference: Michailidis, K. & Sofianska, E. (2010): Spheroidal and radiating aggregates of Mn-pyroxenoids in the Olympias carbonate-hosted polymetallic sulfide ore deposit, E. Chalkidiki peninsula, N. Greece. Spisanie na Bulgarskoto Geologichesko Druzhestvo 71, 59-68.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Zeschke, G. (1963): Das Mineralvorkommen von Kassandra und Laurion, Griechenland. Der Aufschluss, 14 (5), 125-129 (in German).
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: Michailidis, K. & Sofianska, E. (2010): Spheroidal and radiating aggregates of Mn-pyroxenoids in the Olympias carbonate-hosted polymetallic sulfide ore deposit, E. Chalkidiki peninsula, N. Greece. Spisanie na Bulgarskoto Geologichesko Druzhestvo 71, 59-68.
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Rutile var: Niobian Rutile
Formula: (Ti,Nb)O2
Reference: Environmental Geochemistry and Health 19(2): 83-88; Jan 1997
'Sagenite'
Description: In biotite.
Reference: K. Michailidis et al. , Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 393-404.
Salzburgite
Formula: Pb1.6Cu1.6Bi6.4S12
Reference: Voudouris, P. C., Spry, P. G., Mavrogonatos, C., Sakellaris, G. A., Bristol, S. K., Melfos, V., & Fornadel, A. P. (2013). Bismuthinite derivatives, lillianite homologues, and bismuth sulfotellurides as indicators of gold mineralization in the Stanos shear-zone related deposit, Chalkidiki, Northern Greece. The Canadian Mineralogist, 51(1), 119-142.
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Seligmannite
Formula: PbCuAsS3
Reference: Nebel, M. L., Hutchinson, R. W., & Zartman, R. E. (1991). Metamorphism and polygenesis of the Madem Lakkos polymetallic sulfide deposit, Chalkidiki, Greece. Economic Geology, 86(1), 81-105.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Serpentine Subgroup var: Bastite'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Tsoupas, G., & Economou-Eliopoulos, M. (2008). High PGE contents and extremely abundant PGE-minerals hosted in chromitites from the Veria ophiolite complex, northern Greece. Ore Geology Reviews, 33(1), 3-19.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
'Silica'
Reference: Brigham, C.A. et al. (1986) Silica-bearing chondrules and clasts in ordinary chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 50(8): 1573-1836. (Aug 1986).
Skippenite
Formula: Bi2TeSe2
Reference: McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Sobolevskite
Formula: Pd(Bi,Te)
Reference: Katie A. McFall, Jonathan Naden, Stephen Roberts, Tim Baker, John Spratt, Iain McDonald (2018): Platinum-group minerals in the Skouries Cu-Au (Pd, Pt, Te) porphyry deposit. Ore Geology Reviews 99, 344-364.
Sopcheite
Formula: Ag4Pd3Te4
Reference: Katie A. McFall, Jonathan Naden, Stephen Roberts, Tim Baker, John Spratt, Iain McDonald (2018): Platinum-group minerals in the Skouries Cu-Au (Pd, Pt, Te) porphyry deposit. Ore Geology Reviews 99, 344-364.; McFall, K., Roberts, S., Teagle, D., Naden, J., Lusty, P., & Boyce, A. (2016). The origin and distribution of critical metals (Pd, Pt, Te and Se) within the Skouries Cu-Au porphyry deposit, Greece. Applied Earth Science, 125(2), 100-101.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Zeschke, G. (1963): Das Mineralvorkommen von Kassandra und Laurion, Griechenland. Der Aufschluss, 14 (5), 125-129 (in German).
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Hezel, D.C. et al. (2006) Origin of SiO2-rich components in ordinary chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 70(6): 1548-1564. (March 2006).
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Stilpnomelane
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Reference: Kilias, S.P., and Konnerup-Madsen, J. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 581-595.
Stolzite var: Molybdenian Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Reference: Kilias, S.P., and Konnerup-Madsen, J. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 581-595.
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: M. Tarkian et al., N. Jb. Miner. Mh. H12 (1991) 529-537
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tamarugite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2