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Okhotsk Platei
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1119 valid minerals. 195 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 4 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc. 4 erroneous literature entries.

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Abramovite (TL)
Formula: Pb2SnInBiS7
Type Locality:
Reference: Yudovskaya, M.A. et al (2007) Zapiski RMO, 136 (5),37-43.
Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Localities: Reported from at least 35 localities in this region.
Achyrophanite (TL)
Formula: (K,Na)3(Fe3+,Ti,Al,Mg)5O2(AsO4)5
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Koshlyakova, N.N., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Agakhanov, A.A., Britvin, S.N., Turchkova, A.G., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2018) Achyrophanite, IMA 2018-011. CNMNC Newsletter No 43, June 2018, page 783; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 779-785.
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Yamada, T. (2005) Suisyou, 17, 2-4.
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Aegirine var: Vanadian Aegirine
Formula: Na(Fe,V)Si2O6
Reference: Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Kurosawa, M. and Suzuki, Y. (2003): Watatsumiite, KNa2LiMn2V2Si8O24, a new mineral from the Tanohata mine, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences. 98: 142-150.; http://www.mineralogicalassociation.ca/doc/Watatsumiite.pdf
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Aegirine-augite var: Urbanite
Reference: Watanabe, T. (1959) Mineralogical Journal, 2, 6, 408-421
Aenigmatite
Formula: Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Reference: Grapes, R., Yagi, K., and Okumura, K. (1979) Aenigmatite, sodic pyroxene, arfvedsonite and associated minerals in syenites from Morotu, Sakhalin. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 69, 97–103.
Aeschynite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Aguilarite
Formula: Ag4SeS
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Ajoite
Formula: (K,Na)Cu7AlSi9O24(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Numao et al (2005) Chigaku Kenkyu, 53, 213-220.
Akaganeite (TL)
Formula: (Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Type Locality:
Reference: [Mineralogical Magazine(1961) 33, 270-280; Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index, 3rd Edition"]
Akhtenskite
Formula: ε-Mn4+O2
Reference: Akira Kato (undated manuscript): Country rock and Minerals of the Kaso mine, Kanuma City, Tochigi Prefecture. (in japanese)
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Localities: Reported from at least 42 localities in this region.
Alacránite
Formula: As8S9
Description: occurs on surface of realgar
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara; 松原聰, & 宮脇律郎. (2005). 群馬県西ノ牧鉱山産パラ鶏冠石とアラクラン石. Bulletin of the National Science Museum. Series C, Geology & paleontology, 31, 1-6.
Alarsite (TL)
Formula: AlAsO4
Reference: [DAN,(1994) 338, n4, 501-505; MinRec 27:201]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 46 localities in this region.
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Miyashiro, A. (1958) Journal of the Faculty of Science, Tokyo University, sec.II, 11, 219.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 33 localities in this region.
'Albite-Anorthite Series var: Barium-Albite'
Reference: No reference listed
Aleksite
Formula: PbBi2Te2S2
Reference: Izumino, Y., & Nakashima, K. (2015). Bismuth minerals from the W–Mo–Sn deposits hosted in the Iwafune granitoids, Niigata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 110(6), 300-312.
Aleutite (TL)
Formula: [Cu5O2](AsO4)(VO4)·(Cu,K,Pb,Rb,Cs,)Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: Siidra, O.I., Nazarchuk, E.V., Agakhanov, A.A. and Polekhovsky, Y.S. (2018) Aleutite, IMA 2018-014. CNMNC Newsletter No 43, June 2018, page 784; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 779-785.
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Allanite-(Y)
Formula: {CaY}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Yamada et al (2004) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kouen-Youshi, 123.; Sueno, S., Matsuura, S., Bunno, M., & Kurosawa, M. (2002). Occurrence and crystal chemical features of protoferro-anthophyllite and protomangano-ferro-anthophyllite from Cheyenne Canyon and Cheyenne Mountain, USA and Hirukawa-mura, Suisho-yama, and Yokone-yama, Japan. Journal of mineralogical and petrological sciences, 97(4), 127-136.
Alleghanyite
Formula: Mn2+5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Allochalcoselite (TL)
Formula: Cu+PbCu2+5(SeO3)2Cl5O2
Type Locality:
Reference: P. Vergasova et al.: Proc. Russ. Min. Soc. 134(3):70-73 (2005)
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Alluaudite
Formula: (Na,Ca)Mn2+(Fe3+,Mn2+,Fe2+,Mg)2(PO4)3
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara; Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'α-Brass'
Formula: Cu3Zn
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Aluminite
Formula: Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Reference: http://maurice.strahlen.org/kurilles/kurilles.htm
Aluminium
Formula: Al
Aluminoceladonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Al(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Matsubara & Miyawaki (2006) Catalogue of Japanese Minerals. (National Science Museum, Tokyo)
Alum-(K)
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Okrugin, V. M. (2004). Miocene to Quaternary center volcanic, hydrothermal and ore-forming activity in the Southern Kamchatka. In Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East)-Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margin, Interim IAGOD Conference, Excursion Guidebook, Dalnauka, Vladivostok, 2004 (pp. 147-176).
Alum-(Na)
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Okrugin, V. M. (2004). Miocene to Quaternary center volcanic, hydrothermal and ore-forming activity in the Southern Kamchatka. In Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East)-Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margin, Interim IAGOD Conference, Excursion Guidebook, Dalnauka, Vladivostok, 2004 (pp. 147-176).
Alumoedtollite (TL)
Formula: K2NaCu5AlO2(AsO4)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Sidorov, E.G., Ksenofontov, D.A., Britvin, S.N. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2017) Alumoedtollite, IMA2017-020. CNMNC Newsletter No. 38, August 2017, page 1034; Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 1033–1038.
Alumohydrocalcite
Formula: CaAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · 4H2O
Description: Also a chromium rich variety
Reference: American Mineralogist (1986): 71, 1022-1027.
Alumohydrocalcite var: Chromian Alumohydrocalcite
Formula: Ca(Al,Cr)2(CO3)2(OH)4 · 4H2O
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Alumoklyuchevskite (TL)
Formula: K3Cu3(Al,Fe3+)(SO4)4O2
Description: From thesecond cone of the Northern Breakthrough.
Reference: [AmMin 84:685]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Amber'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Ammonioleucite (TL)
Formula: (NH4)(AlSi2O6)
Reference: American Mineralogist (1986): 71, 1022-1027.
Ammoniovoltaite (TL)
Formula: (NH4)2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12(H2O)18
Type Locality:
Reference: Zhitova, E.S., Siidra, O.I., Shilovskikh, V.V., Belakovsky, D.I., Nuzhdaev, A.A. and Ismagilova, R.M. (2017) Ammoniovoltaite, IMA 2017-022. CNMNC Newsletter No. 38, August 2017, page 1035; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1033–1038.; Zhitova, E.S., Siidra, O.I., Belakovsky, D.I., Shilovskikh, V.V., Nuzhdaev, A.A., Ismagilova, R.M. (2018) Ammoniovoltaite, (NH4)2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12(H2O)18, a new mineral from the Severo-Kambalny geothermal field, Kamchatka, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 1057-1077.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Anatolyite (TL)
Formula: Na6(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe3+)3Al(AsO4)6
Type Locality:
Reference: ekov, I.V., Lykova, I.S., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Turchkova, A.G., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G., Scheidl, K.S. (2016): Anatolyite, IMA 2016-040. CNMNC Newsletter No. 33, October 2016, page 1137; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 1135–1144.
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Andalusite var: Chiastolite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
'Andorite'
Formula: AgPbSb3S6
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 27 localities in this region.
Andradite var: Demantoid
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Specimens on sale at TIMA show, Tokyo, 2012.
Andradite var: Melanite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Anglesite var: Cuprian Anglesite
Formula: (Pb,Cu)SO4
Reference: Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Anilite (TL)
Formula: Cu7S4
Reference: Amer.Min.(1969) 54, 1256-1269
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Anorthite var: Bytownite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Anorthoclase'
Formula: (Na,K)AlSi3O8
Reference: Goryachev, N.A., Vikent’eva, O.V., Bortnikov, N.S., Prokof’ev, V.Y., Alpatov, V.A., and Golub, V.V. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(5), 362-390.
Ansermetite
Formula: Mn2+(V2O6) · 4H2O
Reference: Yamada et al (2000) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou’en-Youshi, 88
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: 島倉広至, 三浦貴生, 浜根大輔, 松枝大治, & 三浦裕行. (2015). 北海道手稲鉱山産 Te, Bi, As 鉱物. 北海道大学地球物理学研究報告, 78, 19-35.
Antofagastaite
Formula: Na2Ca(SO4)2·1.5H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Kovrugin, V.M., Siidra, O.I., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Koshlyakova, N.N., Yapaskurt, V.O., Turchkova, A.G., Möhn, G. (2019) Antofagastaite, Na2Ca(SO4)2·1.5H2O, a new mineral related to syngenite. Mineralogical Magazine: 83 (in press).
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Aphthitalite
Formula: (K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Apjohnite
Formula: Mn2+Al2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
'Apophyllite'
'Aquacreptite (of Harada)'
Formula: Mg3Si4O10 · 5H2O or near
Reference: Shimoda, S. (1965) Clay Sci., 2, 138.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Aramayoite
Formula: Ag3Sb2(Bi,Sb)S6
Arcanite
Formula: K2SO4
'Ardennite'
Reference: Ohe Rikosha specimens
Ardennite-(As)
Formula: Mn2+4Al4(AlMg)(AsO4)(SiO4)2(Si3O10)(OH)6
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Ardennite-(V)
Formula: Mn2+4Al4(AlMg)(VO4)(SiO4)2(Si3O10)(OH)6
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Kato, A. (1987): Ardennite from Sanbagawa in Sanbagawa metamorphic terrain,. Kanto Mountains, Japan. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Series C, 13, 1-11.
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Argentopentlandite
Formula: Ag(Fe,Ni)8S8
Argyrodite
Formula: Ag8GeS6
Arrojadite-(KFe)
Formula: {KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe2+13}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Arsenatrotitanite (TL)
Formula: NaTi(AsO4)O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Yapaskurt, V.O., Sidorov, R.G., Britvin, S.N. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2016) Arsenatrotitanite, IMA 2016-015. CNMNC Newsletter No. 33, October 2016, page 1143; Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 1135–1144
'Arsenian Renierite'
Formula: Cu11GeAsFe4S16
Arsenic
Formula: As
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Arseniopleite
Formula: (Ca,Na)NaMn2+(Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)2(AsO4)3
Reference: Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Kato, A., Matsuyama, F., Mouri, T. and Suzuki, Y. (2001): Arseniopleite from the Gozaisho mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natn. Sci. Mus., Tokyo, Ser. C, 27, 51-62; The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: University of Tokyo collection
Arsenopalladinite
Formula: Pd8(As,Sb)3
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 49 localities in this region.
Arsenopyrite var: Danaite
Formula: (Fe0.90Co0.10)AsS - (Fe0.65Co0.35)AsS
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 22:223.
Arsenowagnerite (TL)
Formula: Mg2(AsO4)F
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2015) Arsenowagnerite, IMA 2014-100. CNMNC Newsletter No. 24, April 2015, page 251; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 247-251; Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2017): New arsenate minerals from the Arsenatnaya fumarole, Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. VIII. Arsenowagnerite, Mg2(AsO4)F. Mineralogical Magazine, 82, 877-888.
Arsenudinaite (TL)
Formula: NaMg4(AsO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Koshlyakova, N.N., Belakovskiy, D.I., Agakhanov, A.A., Turchkova, A.G., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2018) Arsenudinaite, IMA 2018-067. CNMNC Newsletter No. 45, October 2018: page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: xxx-xxx; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=14984
Arsmirandite (TL)
Formula: Na18Cu12Fe3+O8(AsO4)8Cl5
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Britvin, S.N., Yapaskurt, V.O., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Krivovichev, S.V., Vigasina, M.F. and Sidorov, E.G. (2015) Arsmirandite, IMA 2014-081. CNMNC Newsletter No. 23, February 2015, page 57; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 51-58.
Artinite
Formula: Mg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: N. V. Chukanov, M. N. Murashko, A. E. Zadov & A. F. Bushmakin (2006): Avdoninite, K2Cu5Cl8(OH)4• H2O, a new mineral from volcanic exhalations and from the zone of technogenesis at massive sulphide ore deposits. Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society 135(3), 38–42; Chukanov, N. V., Murashko, M. N., Zadov, A. E., & Bushmakin, A. F. (2007). Avdoninite, K 2 Cu 5 Cl 8 (OH) 4· H 2 O, a new mineral species from volcanic exhalations and the technogenic zone at volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposits. Geology of Ore Deposits, 49(7), 505-508.
Atlasovite (TL)
Formula: K(BiO)Cu6Fe3+(SO4)5O3Cl
Reference: ZVMO,(1987) 116, 358-367; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Avdoninite (TL)
Formula: K2Cu5(OH)4Cl8 · H2O
Reference: N. V. Chukanov, M. N. Murashko, A. E. Zadov & A. F. Bushmakin (2006): Avdoninite, K2Cu5Cl8(OH)4• H2O, a new mineral from volcanic exhalations and from the zone of technogenesis at massive sulphide ore deposits. Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society 135(3), 38–42
Averievite (TL)
Formula: Cu6(VO4)2O2Cl2
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine(1997) 61, 441-446
Axelite (TL)
Formula: Na14Cu7(AsO4)8F2Cl2
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2017) Axelite, IMA 2017-015a. CNMNC Newsletter No. 38, August 2017, page 1038; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1033–1038.
Axinite-(Fe)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
'Axinite Group'
Axinite-(Mn)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Babingtonite
Formula: Ca2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
Badalovite (TL)
Formula: Na2Mg2Fe(AsO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Koshlyakova, N.N., Agakhanov, A.A., Zubkova, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Turchkova, A.G., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2016): Badalovite, IMA 2016-053. CNMNC Newsletter No. 33, October 2016, page 1140; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 1135–1144
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Reference: Kato, A. & Matsubara, S. (1991): Geikielite, baddeleyite and zirconolite in dolomitic marble from the Neichi mine, Miyako City, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Series C, 17, 11-20.; The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Baghdadite
Formula: Ca3(Zr,Ti)(Si2O7)O2
Reference: Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R. (1999). Baghdadite from the Akagana Mine, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Nat. Sci. Mus., Tokyo, Ser. C., 25 (3-4): 65-72.
Balyakinite (TL)
Formula: Cu(TeO3)
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Banalsite
Formula: Na2BaAl4Si4O16
Reference: Tokyo University collection; Matsubara S, Miyawaki R, Yokoyama K, Shimizu M, Imai H (2004) Tokyoite, Ba2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH), a new mineral from the Shiromaru mine, Okutama, Tokyo, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 99, 363-367
Bannermanite
Formula: (Na,K)0.7V4+0.7V5+5.3O15
Bannisterite
Formula: (Ca,K,Na)(Mn2+,Fe2+)10(Si,Al)16O38(OH)8 · nH2O
Bariopharmacosiderite
Formula: Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Reference: Akira Kato (2009) Explanations of distributed specimens at the Ordinary Meeting of Mumeikai Group, No. 28 (November 2009).
Barrerite
Formula: (Na,K,Ca0.5)2[Al2Si7O18] · 7H2O
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 103 localities in this region.
Baryte var: Hokutolite
Formula: (Ba,Pb)SO4
Bassanite
Formula: Ca(SO4) · 0.5H2O
'Bastonite'
Formula: near K3(Mg,Fe,Fe,Al)5.5(Si,Al)8O22(OH)4 · 1.5H2O
Reference: Tainosho, Y., Shimizu, M. & Itihara, Y. (1989) The difference in ammonium content of biotite in magnetite series and ilmenite series granitic rocks in the Tokuwa Batholith, Yamanashi Prefecture, central Japan. J. Geol. Soc. Japan, 95: 559-562.
Baumhauerite
Formula: Pb12As16S36
Reference: Koubutsu Jouhou, # 131 (15-4-2002)
Baumstarkite
Formula: Ag3Sb3S6
Reference: Kitakaze, A., Itoh, H., Komatsu, R., & Higuchi, Y. (2012) Baumstarkite from the Koryu Mine, Hokkaido, Japan. The Canadian Mineralogist, 50(1), 101-109.
Bayldonite
Formula: PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Yamada, T. (2005) Suisyou, 17, 2-4.
Beaverite-(Cu)
Formula: Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Beaverite-(Zn) (TL)
Formula: Pb(Fe3+2Zn)(SO4)2(OH)6
Type Locality:
Reference: Eriko SATO, Izumi NAKAI, Yasuko TERADA, Yukiyasu TSUTSUMI, Kazumi YOKOYAMA, Ritsuro MIYAWAKI and Satoshi MATSUBARA (2008): Study of Zn-bearing beaverite Pb(Fe2Zn)(SO4)2(OH)6 obtained from Mikawa mine, Niigata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 103, 141-144; Sato, E., Nakai, I., Terada, Y., Tsutsumi, Y., Yokoama, K., Miyawaki, R., Matsubara, S. (2011): Beaverite-(Zn), Pb(Fe2Zn)(SO4)2(OH)6, a new member of the alunite group, from Mikawa Mine, Niigata Prefecture, Japan. Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 375-378.
Beidellite
Formula: (Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Belloite
Formula: Cu(OH)Cl
Belomarinaite (TL)
Formula: KNa(SO4)
Reference: Filatov, S.K., Shablinskii, A.P., Vergasova, L.P., Saprikina, O.Y., Bubnova, R.S., Moskaleva, S.V. and Belousov, A.B. (2018) Belomarinaite, IMA 2017-069a. CNMNC Newsletter No. 43, June 2018, page 781; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: 779-785
Belousovite (TL)
Formula: KZn(SO4)Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: Siidra, O.I., Nazarchuk, E.V., Zaitsev, A.N., Lukina, E.A., Kayukov, R.A., Vergasova, L.P., Filatov, S.K., Karpov, G.A. and Shilovskikh, V.V. (2016) Belousovite, IMA 2016-047. CNMNC Newsletter No. 33, October 2016, page 1139; Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 1135–1144; Siidra, O.I., Nazarchuk, E.V., Lukina, E.A., Zaitsev, A.N., Shilovskikh, V.V. (2018): Belousovite, KZn(SO4)Cl, a new sulphate mineral from the Tolbachik volcano with apophyllite sheet-topology. Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 1079-1088.
Bementite
Formula: Mn7Si6O15(OH)8
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Benavidesite
Formula: Pb4MnSb6S14
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Benitoite
Formula: BaTi(Si3O9)
Description: (Multi-mm spots, shortwave fluorescent bright blue, embedded in metasedimentary manganese ore, were being sold at the Tokyo shows in June and December 2010.)
Reference: Ohe Rikosha specimens, and collector labels.; http://www.issp.u-tokyo.ac.jp/labs/mdcl/lab/denken/wordpress/?page_id=1969#a02; photo in: Koubutsu Doshikai (2017) Kanto-to Shuhen-no Koubutsu (279pp).
Beraunite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Berndtite
Formula: SnS2
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara; Min. Jour. (Japan): 15:222-232.; Eijun Ohta (1991) Polymetallic Mineralization at the Toyoha Mine, Hokkaido, Japan. Mining Geology 41:279-295
Berthierine
Formula: (Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Berthierite
Formula: FeSb2S4
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Hidemichi Hori (2006) Suisyou, 18, April, 21-23 (reprint of a 1987 article).
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Betekhtinite
Formula: (Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Bezsmertnovite (TL)
Formula: (Au,Ag)4Cu(Te,Pb)
Type Locality:
Reference: Extra Lapis English No. 5 Gold; Andreeva, E. D., Matsueda, H., Okrugin, V. M., Takahashi, R., & Ono, S. (2013). Au–Ag–Te Mineralization of the Low‐Sulfidation Epithermal Aginskoe Deposit, Central Kamchatka, Russia. Resource Geology, 63(4), 337-349.; Okrugina, V. and Elena Andreeva (2014) Volcanic-related epithermal deposits in Kamchatka volcanic arc (North-East of Pacific region). in Abstract Volume IAGR Conference Series No. 20, pp.107–109
Bicchulite
Formula: Ca2(Al2SiO6)(OH)2
Bieberite
Formula: CoSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Bilibinskite (TL)
Formula: PbCu2Au3Te2
Reference: Extra Lapis English No. 5 Gold; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Andreeva, E. D., Matsueda, H., Okrugin, V. M., Takahashi, R., & Ono, S. (2013). Au–Ag–Te Mineralization of the Low‐Sulfidation Epithermal Aginskoe Deposit, Central Kamchatka, Russia. Resource Geology, 63(4), 337-349.; Okrugina, V. and Elena Andreeva (2014) Volcanic-related epithermal deposits in Kamchatka volcanic arc (North-East of Pacific region). in Abstract Volume IAGR Conference Series No. 20, pp.107–109
Bílinite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Bortnikova, S. B., Bessonova, E. P., Gavrilenko, G. M., Vernikovskaya, I. V., Bortnikova, S. P., & Palchik, N. A. (2008). HYDROGEOCHEMISTRY OF THERMAL SOURCES, MUTNOVSKY VOLCANO, SOUTH KAMCHATKA (RUSSIA). In Proceedings of the 33rd workshop on geothermal reservoir engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, SGP-TR-185.
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 41 localities in this region.
'Biotite var: Manganophyllite'
Birnessite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Bischofite
Formula: MgCl2 · 6H2O
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Bismoclite
Formula: BiOCl
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
'Bismuthinite-Stibnite Series'
Reference: Hayase, K. (1955) Mineralogical Journal, 1, #4, 189-197.
'Bismuthinite-Stibnite Series var: Horobetsuite'
Formula: (Bi,Sb)2S3 to (Sb,Bi)2S3
Reference: Hayase, K. (1955): Minerals of bismuthinite-stibnite series with special reference to horobetsuite from the Horobetsu Mine, Hokkaido, Japan. Mineralogical Journal (Japan), 1, 189-197.
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Bismutoferrite
Formula: Fe3+2Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Reference: Matsubara & Miyawaki (2006) Catalogue of Japanese Minerals. (National Science Museum, Tokyo)
'Bitumen'
Reference: Voroshin, S.V., Tyukova, E.E., and Gibsher, N.A. (2006): Geology of Ore Deposits 48(3), 215-236.
Blödite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Blossite
Formula: α-Cu2(V2O7)
Reference: Pekov, I. V., Zubkova, N. V., Zelenski, M. E., Yapaskurt, V. O., Polekhovsky, Y. S., Fadeeva, O. A., & Pushcharovsky, D. Y. (2013). Yaroshevskite, Cu9O2 (VO4) 4Cl2, a new mineral from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(1), 107-116.
Bobjonesite
Formula: (V4+O)(SO4) · 3H2O
Reference: Siidra, O. I., Vergasova, L. P., Kretser, Y. L., Polekhovsky, Y. S., Filatov, S. K., & Krivovichev, S. V. (2014). Unique thallium mineralization in the fumaroles of Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. III. Evdokimovite, Tl4 (VO) 3 (SO4) 5 (H2O) 5. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1711-1724.
Bogdanovite (TL)
Formula: (Au,Te,Pb)3(Cu,Fe)
Type Locality:
Reference: Extra Lapis English No. 5 Gold; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Andreeva, E. D., Matsueda, H., Okrugin, V. M., Takahashi, R., & Ono, S. (2013). Au–Ag–Te Mineralization of the Low‐Sulfidation Epithermal Aginskoe Deposit, Central Kamchatka, Russia. Resource Geology, 63(4), 337-349.; Okrugina, V. and Elena Andreeva (2014) Volcanic-related epithermal deposits in Kamchatka volcanic arc (North-East of Pacific region). in Abstract Volume IAGR Conference Series No. 20, pp.107–109
Bohdanowiczite
Formula: AgBiSe2
Böhmite
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu ore collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Bolivarite
Formula: Al2(PO4)(OH)3 · 4-5H2O
Description: in chalcopyrite ore
Reference: Matsubara et al. (1986) Bulletin of the National Science Museum (Tokyo), 12, 35-39.
Bonattite
Formula: CuSO4 · 3H2O
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Boothite
Formula: CuSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: http://maurice.strahlen.org/minerals/boothite.htm.
Borisenkoite (TL)
Formula: Cu3[(V,As)O4]2
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Vigasina, M.F., Britvin, S.N., Turchkova, A.G., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2016): Borisenkoite, IMA 2015-113. CNMNC Newsletter No. 30, April 2016, page 411; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 407–413
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 57 localities in this region.
Bosoite (TL)
Formula: SiO2·nCxH2x+2
Type Locality:
Reference: Momma, K., Ikeda, T., Nagase, T., Kuribayashi, T., Honma, C., Nishikubo, K., Takahashi, N., Takada, M., Matsushita, Y., Miyawaki, R. and Matsubara, S. (2014) Bosoite, IMA 2014-023. CNMNC Newsletter No. 21, August 2014, page 800; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 797-804. ; Daisuke Nishio-Hamane (2018) Compression behavior of chibaite and bosoite. in abstracts of the 22nd IMA Meeting Melbourne p 468
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Boussingaultite
Formula: (NH4)2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Shimobayashi, N., Ohnishi, M., & Miura, H. (2011). Ammonium sulfate minerals from Mikasa, Hokkaido, Japan: boussingaultite, godovikovite, efremovite and tschermigite. Journal of mineralogical and petrological sciences, 106(3), 158-163.
Bradaczekite (TL)
Formula: NaCu4(AsO4)3
Reference: Filatov, S. K., Vergasova, L. P., Gorskaya, M. G., Krivovichev, S. V., Burns, P. C., & Ananiev, V. V. (2001). Bradaczekite, NaCu4 (AsO4) 3, a new mineral species from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. The Canadian Mineralogist, 39(4), 1115-1119.
Brandtite
Formula: Ca2Mn2+(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Matsubara, S. (2000); R. Marumoto collection; Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Kato, A., Matsuyama, F., Mouri, T. and Suzuki, Y. (2001): Arseniopleite from the Gozaisho mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natn. Sci. Mus., Tokyo, Ser. C, 27, 51-62.
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Localities: Reported from at least 41 localities in this region.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Ishiyama, D. et al (1982) Journal of the Mining College, Akita University, Ser. A, Mining Geology, 6, #2, 149-171.
Breithauptite
Formula: NiSb
Reference: Goryachev, N.A., Vikent’eva, O.V., Bortnikov, N.S., Prokof’ev, V.Y., Alpatov, V.A., and Golub, V.V. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(5), 362-390.
Brianyoungite
Formula: Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Britholite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: (Y,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Reference: Hata, S. (1938) Abukumalite [britholite-(Y)], a new mineral from pegmatites of Iisaka, Fukushima prefecture. Sci. Pap. Inst. Phys. Chem. Res., Tokyo, 34, 1018-1023.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Brockite
Formula: (Ca,Th,Ce)PO4 · H2O
Bromargyrite
Formula: AgBr
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Brugnatellite
Formula: Mg6Fe3+(CO3)(OH)13 · 4H2O
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Brushite
Formula: Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Bubnovaite (TL)
Formula: K2Na8Ca(SO4)6
Reference: found in volcanic fumaroles of the 2012–2013 Tolbachik fissure eruption, Kamchatka peninsula, on the new cinder Naboko cone
Buddingtonite
Formula: (NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Reference: Kimbara, K., & Nishimura, T. (1982). Buddingtonite from the Toshichi Spa, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. J. Min. Soc. Jpn, 15, 207-216.
Burnsite (TL)
Formula: KCdCu2+7(SeO3)2O2Cl9
Type Locality:
Reference: Krivovichev S V, Vergasova L P, Starova G L, Filatov S K, Britvin S N, Roberts A C, Steele I M (2002) Burnsite, KCdCu7O2(SeO3)2Cl9, a new mineral species from the Tolbachik Volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia, The Canadian Mineralogist 40, 1171-1175. Burns, P.C., Krivovichev, S.V. & Filatov, S.K. (2002) New Cu2+ coordination polyhedra in the crystal structure of burnsite, KCdCu7O2(SeO3)2Cl9. Canadian Mineralogist 40, 1587-1595. ; Mandarino, J. A. (2003). New minerals. The Canadian Mineralogist, 41(3), 803-828.
'Buserite'
Formula: Na4Mn14O27 · 21H2O
Bustamite
Formula: CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Butlerite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Cadmoindite (TL)
Formula: CdIn2S4
Reference: http://maurice.strahlen.org/kurilles/kurilles.htm; Chaplygin, I. V., Mozgova, N. N., Bryzgalov, I. A., & Mokhov, A. V. (2004). Cadmoindite, CdIn2S4, a new mineral from Kudriavy volcano, Iturup Isle, Kurily Islands. In Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society (Vol. 133, No. 4, pp. 21-27).; Yudovskaya, M. A., Distler, V. V., Chaplygin, I. V., Mokhov, A. V., Trubkin, N. V., & Gorbacheva, S. A. (2006). Gaseous transport and deposition of gold in magmatic fluid: evidence from the active Kudryavy volcano, Kurile Islands. Mineralium Deposita, 40(8), 828.
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Calciojohillerite (TL)
Formula: NaCaMg3(AsO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Koshlyakova, N.N., Agakhanov, A.A., Zubkova, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Turchkova, A.G., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2016): Calciojohillerite, IMA 2016-068. CNMNC Newsletter No. 34, December 2016, page 1317; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 1315–1321
Calciolangbeinite (TL)
Formula: K2Ca2(SO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zelenski, M.E., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2011) Calciolangbeinite, IMA 2011-067. CNMNC Newsletter No. 11, December 2011, page 2890; Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 2887-2893.; Pekov, I. V., Zelenski, M. E., Zubkova, N. V., Yapaskurt, V. O., Chukanov, N. V., Belakovskiy, D. I., & Pushcharovsky, D. Y. (2012). Calciolangbeinite, K2Ca2 (SO4) 3, a new mineral from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(3), 673-682.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 144 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Glendonite
Formula: CaCO3
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Mg-rich Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mg)CO3
Reference: Derkachev, A.N., Bohrmann, G., Greinert, J., and Mozherovskii, A.V. (2000): Lithology and Mineral Resources 35(6), 504-508.
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Calomel
Formula: (Hg2)2+Cl2
Reference: [Der Aufschluss 1995:4 p163-180]; Okrugin, V., & Chernev, I. Correlation of Epithermal and Geothermal Deposits (an Example of Mutnovsky Geothermal Area, Southern Kamchatka). Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2015
Canfieldite
Formula: Ag8SnS6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cannizzarite
Formula: Pb48Bi56S132
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cannonite
Formula: Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Carbonatecyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(CO3,SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Carnallite
Formula: KMgCl3 · 6H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Lykova, I.S., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Britvin, S.N., Pushscharovsky, D.Yu. (2015): New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. I. Mellizinkalite, K3Zn2Cl7. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 247-253.
Carobbiite
Formula: KF
Reference: Matsubara, S. (2002) The Mineral Species of Japan. (116pp)
Carrollite
Formula: Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 22:223.
Caryopilite
Formula: Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Caysichite-(Y)
Formula: Ca2Y2Si4O10(CO3)3 · 4H2O
Reference: Yamada et al. (2004) [cited in Hori et al. (2006): Iwashiroite-(Y), YTaO4, a new mineral from Suishoyama, Kawamata Town, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 101, 170-177.]
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Celsian
Formula: Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Cesàrolite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+)3O6(OH)2
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Cesiodymite (TL)
Formula: CsKCu5O(SO4)5
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2016): Cesiodymite, IMA 2016-002. CNMNC Newsletter No. 31, June 2016, page 694; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 691–697; Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Britvin, S.N. (2018): Cryptochalcite, K2Cu5O(SO4)5, and cesiodymite, CsKCu5O(SO4)5, two new isotypic minerals and the K-Cs isomorphism in this solid-solution series. European Journal of Mineralogy, 30: 593-607
'Chabazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Chabazite-Na
Formula: (Na2,K2,Ca,Sr,Mg)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: Chiba et al (1995) Bulletin of the National Science Museum (Tokyo), 21, 61-69.
Chabournéite
Formula: Tl4Pb2(Sb,As)20S34
Reference: Johan, Z., Mantienne, J., Picot, P. (1981): La chabournéite, un nouveau minéral thallifère. Bulletin de Minéralogie, 104, 10-15. [with EPM analyses of chabournéite from the Toya mine]; Shimizu, M., Matsuyama, F. and Shimizu, M. (1999): Hutchinsonite, TlPb(As,Sb)5S9 chabournéite, Tl2Pb(Sb,As)10S17 and unnamed (Tl,Ag)2Pb6(As,Sb)16S31 from the Toya-Takarada mine, Hokkaido, Japan -Tl mineralisation in the Kuroko deposits. Resource Geology, Special Issue no. 20, 31-37.; American Mineralogist, Volume 67, pages 621-624, 1982
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Chalcoalumite
Formula: CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Reference: Kojiro, T. et al (1999) Suisyou, 12, #1, 9-14.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Chalcocyanite
Formula: CuSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Chalcophanite
Formula: ZnMn4+3O7 · 3H2O
Chalcophyllite
Formula: Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Reference: Suzuki et al (2004) Chigaku Kenkyu, 52, 215-219.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 221 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite var: Stannian Chalcopyrite
Formula: Cu(Fe,Sn)S2
Reference: Kase, K. (1987). Tin-bearing chalcopyrite from the Izumo vein, Toyoha mine, Hokkaido, Japan. Canadian Mineralogist, 25, 9-13.
Challacolloite
Formula: KPb2Cl5
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Chamosite var: Thuringite
Formula: (Fe,Fe,Mg,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(O,OH)8
'Charcoal'
Formula: C
Chatkalite
Formula: Cu6FeSn2S8
Reference: CHIMIZU, M. (1993). On nekrasovite, chatkalite, kuramite-stannite, colusite and stannoidite from the Suttsu mine, Hokkaido. A Study on Ore Textures by Optical Microscopy and EPMA.
Chesterite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
Reference: Konishi, et al (1991) Abstract of the Meeting of the Mineralogical Society of Japan, 101.
Chevkinite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Reference: Matsubara, S., et al (2009) JAKOKA: 2009 Annual Meeting of the Japan Association of Mineralogical Sciences, R4-05.
Chibaite (TL)
Formula: SiO2 · n(CH4, C2H6, C3H8, i-C4H10) (n = 3/17 (max))
Type Locality:
Reference: IMA website - approvals March 2009; Daisuke Nishio-Hamane (2018) Compression behavior of chibaite and bosoite. in abstracts of the 22nd IMA Meeting Melbourne p 468
Childrenite
Formula: Fe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Kato, A. (1980) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 14, 269-286.
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Chlorartinite (TL)
Formula: Mg2(CO3)(OH)Cl · 2H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Vergasova, L.P., Filatov, S.K., Serafimova, E.K., and Sergeyeva, S.V. (1998) Chlorartinite Mg2(CO3)ClOH·3H2O — a new mineral from exhalations. Zapiski Vserossiyskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 127(2): 55-59 (in Russian).; Jambor, J.L., Pertsev, N.N., and Roberts, A.C. (1999) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 84: 1195-1198.
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 89 localities in this region.
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Chloromenite (TL)
Formula: Cu9(SeO3)4O2Cl6
Reference: European Journal of Mineralogy(1999) 11, 119-123; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Chlorothionite
Formula: K2Cu(SO4)Cl2
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Reference: Dr Kazumi Yokoyama analyses, National Science Museum, Tokyo.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Chromium
Formula: Cr
Reference: Yudovskaya, M. A., Distler, V. V., Chaplygin, I. V., Mokhov, A. V., Trubkin, N. V., & Gorbacheva, S. A. (2006). Gaseous transport and deposition of gold in magmatic fluid: evidence from the active Kudryavy volcano, Kurile Islands. Mineralium Deposita, 40(8), 828.
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Chrysothallite (TL)
Formula: K6Cu6Tl3+Cl17(OH)4·H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2013) Chrysothallite, IMA 2013-008. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2702; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709.
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chubarovite (TL)
Formula: KZn2(BO3)Cl2
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Pautov, L.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Chukanov, N.V., Lykova, I.S., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2014) Chubarovite, IMA 2014-018. CNMNC Newsletter No. 21, August 2014, page 799; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 797-804.; Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Pautov, L.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Chukanov, N.V., Lykova, I.S., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2015): Chubarovite,KZn2(BO3)Cl2, a new mineral species from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. Canadian Mineralogist. 53: 273-284
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
'Clays'
'Clinochesterite'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)17Si20O54(OH)6
Reference: Konishi, et al (1992) Abstract of the Meeting of the Mineralogical Society of Japan, 166.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Clinochlore var: Chromian Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
'Clinochrysotile'
Reference: H. Okada (1964) Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Series D, Geology, 15, #1, 23-38.
Clinohumite
Formula: Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Reference: Watanabe et al (1963) Kotoite, Mg3(BO3)2, from the Neichi mine, Iwate prefecture, Japan. Proceedings of the Japan Academy, series B, 39, 164-169.
Clinojimthompsonite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
'Clinoptilolite'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Clinoptilolite-Ca (TL)
Formula: Ca3(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Z. Kristallogr. 145, 216; Can. Mineral. (1997) 35, 1571
Clinoptilolite-K
Formula: K6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Reference: Minato & Takano (1964) Nendo Kagaku, 4, 12-22.
Clinoptilolite-Na
Formula: Na6(Si30Al6)O72·20H2O
Reference: Kato, A. (2009) Explanations of distributed specimens at the Ordinary Meeting of Mumeikai Group, #27, 416-417.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Clino-suenoite
Formula: □{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Clintonite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Coalingite
Formula: Mg10Fe3+2(OH)24[CO3] · 2H2O
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Cobaltite var: Ferroan Cobaltite
Formula: (Co,Fe)AsS
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 22:223.
'Cobaltite-Gersdorffite Series'
Cobaltkoritnigite
Formula: (Co,Zn)(HAsO4) · H2O
Reference: Okada et al (1994) Abstracts, IMA General Meeting, 1994, 307-308.
Cobaltpentlandite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)9S8
Cochromite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)(Cr,Al)2O4
Reference: Bortnikova, S. B., Bessonova, E. P., Gavrilenko, G. M., Vernikovskaya, I. V., Bortnikova, S. P., & Palchik, N. A. (2008). HYDROGEOCHEMISTRY OF THERMAL SOURCES, MUTNOVSKY VOLCANO, SOUTH KAMCHATKA (RUSSIA). In Proceedings of the 33rd workshop on geothermal reservoir engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, SGP-TR-185.
Cohenite
Formula: Fe3C
Coloradoite
Formula: HgTe
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Nb2O6
Colusite
Formula: Cu13VAs3S16
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cooperite
Formula: PtS
Reference: Stum & Tarkin (1976) Economic Geology, 71, 1451-1460.
Coparsite (TL)
Formula: Cu4(AsO4,VO4)O2Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: Zeitschr.Krist.(1998) 213, 650-653 & Canadian Mineralogist(1999) 37, 911-914
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Copper
Formula: Cu
Localities: Reported from at least 42 localities in this region.
Coquimbite
Formula: Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Cornubite
Formula: Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Sakurai, K. (1970) Chigaku Kenkyu, 21, 393-396.
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Corrensite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Reference: INOUE, A., & UTADA, M. (1991). Hydrothermal Alteration in the Kamikita Kuroko Mineralization Area. Mining Geology, 41(228), 203-218.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Costibite ?
Formula: CoSbS
Description: (Chemistry only, no x-ray data, so might possibly be paracostibite.)
Reference: Ichikawa and Matsueda (1980) Kouzan Chishitsu, 30, 37.
Cotunnite
Formula: PbCl2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Matsubara, S. et al (1998) Mineralogical Journal, 20, 1-8.; Mineralogical Journal Vol. 20 (1998) , No. 1 pp 1-8
Crednerite
Formula: CuMnO2
Reference: Matsubara, S., Kato, A., Hashimoto, E., Sekiuchi, K. (1994) Crednerite from the Gozaisho mine, Iwaki City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Mineralogical Journal 17, 21-27; Matsubara, S., Kato, A., Shimizu, M., Sekiuchi, K., and Suzuki, M. (1996) Romeite from the Gozaisho mine, Iwaki, Japan. Mineralogical Journal 18, 155-160; Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Kato, A., Matsuyama, F., Mouri, T. and Suzuki, Y. (2001) Arseniopleite from the Gozaisho mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natn. Sci. Mus., Tokyo, Ser. C, 27, 51-62;
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Cryobostryxite (TL)
Formula: KZnCl3·2H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Britvin, S.N., Yapaskurt, V.O., Chukanov, N.V., Lykova, I.S., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2014) Cryobostryxite, IMA 2014-058. CNMNC Newsletter No. 22, October 2014, page 1247; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 1241-1248.
Cryptochalcite (TL)
Formula: K2Cu5O(SO4)5
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2015) Cryptochalcite, IMA 2014-106. CNMNC Newsletter No. 25, June 2015, page 530; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 529-535. ;Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Britvin, S.N. (2018): Cryptochalcite, K2Cu5O(SO4)5, and cesiodymite, CsKCu5O(SO4)5, two new isotypic minerals and the K-Cs isomorphism in this solid-solution series. European Journal of Mineralogy, 30, 593-607
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Localities: Reported from at least 48 localities in this region.
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Cuprite var: Chalcotrichite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Kyoto University collection
Cuprobismutite
Formula: Cu8AgBi13S24
Reference: Izumino, Y., Nakashima, K., & Nagashima, M. (2014). Cuprobismutite group minerals (cuprobismutite, hodrušhite, kupčíkite and padĕraite), other Bi–sulfosalts and Bi–tellurides from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 109(4), 177-190.
Cupromakovickyite
Formula: Cu4AgPb2Bi9S18
Reference: Yuya Izumino, Kazuo Nakashima, Mariko Nagashima (2013) Makovickyite and cupromakovickyite from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 108, #2 (April 2013), 94-100. ; Izumino, Y., Nakashima, K., & Nagashima, M. (2014). Cuprobismutite group minerals (cuprobismutite, hodrušhite, kupčíkite and padĕraite), other Bi–sulfosalts and Bi–tellurides from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 109(4), 177-190.
Cupromolybdite (TL)
Formula: Cu3O(MoO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Zelenski, M.E., Zubkova, N.V., Pekov, I.V., Polekhovsky, Yu.S. & Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2012): Cupromolybdite, Cu3O(MoO4)2, a new fumarolic mineral from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24, 749-757.
Cupropavonite
Formula: Cu0.9Ag0.5Pb0.6Bi2.5S5
Reference: 島倉広至, 三浦貴生, 浜根大輔, 松枝大治, & 三浦裕行. (2015). 北海道手稲鉱山産 Te, Bi, As 鉱物. 北海道大学地球物理学研究報告, 78, 19-35.
Cuprospinel
Formula: Cu2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Sandalov, F.D., Koshlyakova, N.N., Vigasina, M.F., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G., Turchkova, A.G. (2018): Copper in Natural Oxide Spinels: The New Mineral Thermaerogenite CuAl2O4, Cuprospinel and Cu-Enriched Varieties of Other Spinel-Group Members from Fumaroles of the Tolbachik Volcano, Kamchatka, Russia[i]. Minerals: 8: 498; https://doi.org/10.3390/min8110498; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=14995
Cuprotungstite
Formula: Cu2(WO4)(OH)2
Reference: 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: 1091.
Cuzticite
Formula: Fe3+2(TeO6) · 3H2O
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Cyanochroite
Formula: K2Cu(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Cyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Cymrite
Formula: BaAl2Si2(O,OH)8 · H2O
Dachiardite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na2,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1990, 2, pp. 187-193.
Dachiardite-Na
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
Reference: Yoshimura, T. & Wakabayashi, S. (1977): Na-dachiardite and associated high-silica zeolites from Tsugawa, northeast Japan. Science Reports of Niigata University, Ser. E, Geology and Mineralogy, 4, 49-65.
Danburite
Formula: CaB2Si2O8
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan)
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Dawsonite
Formula: NaAlCO3(OH)2
Description: Chromium rich variety.
Reference: American Mineralogist (1986): 71, 1022-1027.
Dawsonite var: Chromian Dawsonite
Formula: Na(Al,Cr)CO3(OH)2
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Dellaite
Formula: Ca6Si3O11(OH)2
Reference: Shimazaki, H., R.Miyawaki, K.Yokoyama, S. Matsubara & M. Bunno (2008): Occurence and New Data of Dellaite from the Akagane Mine, Iwate Prefecture, Japan Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 103,385-389(2008)
Deltalumite (TL)
Formula: (Al0.670.33)Al2O4
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Anikin, L.P., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Yapaskurt, V.O., Sidorov, E.G., Britvin, S.N., Zubkova, N.V. (2016): Deltalumite, IMA 2016-027. CNMNC Newsletter No. 32, August 2016, page 919; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 915–922
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Hirama, T, Yamada, T., Shiobara, Y., Nakamura, H., Kosuge, Y., Fujiwara, T. (2011): "Pb-containing apatite supergroup minerals from Numata City, Gunma Prefecture, Japan." Abstracts for Annual Meeting of Japan Association of Mineralogical Sciences 2011(0), 146-146.
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Shimizu, M., Kato, A,, Matsubara, S., Criddle, A.J., Stanley, C.J. (1993) Watanabeite, Cu4(As,Sb)2S5, a new mineral from the Teine mine, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. Mineralogical Magazine, 57, 643-649; 島倉広至, 三浦貴生, 浜根大輔, 松枝大治, & 三浦裕行. (2015). 北海道手稲鉱山産 Te, Bi, As 鉱物. 北海道大学地球物理学研究報告, 78, 19-35.
Diamond
Formula: C
Diamond var: Carbonado
Formula: C
Reference: Kaminsky, F. V., Wirth, R., Anikin, L. P., Morales, L., & Schreiber, A. (2016). Carbonado-like diamond from the Avacha active volcano in Kamchatka, Russia. Lithos, 265, 222-236.
Diaphorite
Formula: Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Dietrichite
Formula: (Zn,Fe2+,Mn2+)Al2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Bortnikova, S. B., Bessonova, E. P., Gavrilenko, G. M., Vernikovskaya, I. V., Bortnikova, S. P., & Palchik, N. A. (2008). HYDROGEOCHEMISTRY OF THERMAL SOURCES, MUTNOVSKY VOLCANO, SOUTH KAMCHATKA (RUSSIA). In Proceedings of the 33rd workshop on geothermal reservoir engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, SGP-TR-185.
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Diopside var: Chromian Diopside
Formula: Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Diopside var: Diallage
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Tokyo University collection (umdb.um.u-tokyo.ac.jp/DKoubutu/FShozou/FMPro?-db=9Keisan_.fp5&-format=F9Keisan/KeisanA.htm)
Diopside var: Salite
Reference: Kaminsky, F. V., Wirth, R., Anikin, L. P., Morales, L., & Schreiber, A. (2016). Carbonado-like diamond from the Avacha active volcano in Kamchatka, Russia. Lithos, 265, 222-236.
Diopside var: Schefferite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)(Mg,Fe,Mn)Si2O6
Reference: Pohwat, P. (2013) Rocks & Minerals, 88 (2), 168.
Dioskouriite (TL)
Formula: CaCu4Cl6(OH)4·4H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Zolotarev, A.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Krivovichev, S.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Lykova, I.S., Vigasina, M.F., Kasatkin, A.V., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2016): Dioskouriite, IMA No. 2015-106. CNMNC Newsletter No. 30, April 2016, page 409; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 407–413.
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Dmisokolovite (TL)
Formula: K3Cu5AlO2(AsO4)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Yapaskurt, V.O., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2013) Dmisokolovite, IMA 2013-079. CNMNC Newsletter No. 18, December 2013, page 3253; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 3249-3258.
Dmisteinbergite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Alfredo Petrov specimen confirmed by powder XRD; Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Dokuchaevite (TL)
Formula: Cu8O2(VO4)3Cl3
Type Locality:
Reference: Siidra, O.I., Nazarchuk, E.V., Zaitsev, A.N., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Wenzel, T. and Spratt, J. (2018) Dokuchaevite, IMA 2018-012. CNMNC Newsletter No 43, June 2018, page 783; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 779-785.
Dolerophanite
Formula: Cu2(SO4)O
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
Dravertite (TL)
Formula: CuMg(SO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2015) Dravertite, IMA 2014-104. CNMNC Newsletter No. 25, June 2015, page 530; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 529-535; Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2017): Dravertite, CuMg(SO4)2, a new mineral species from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. European Journal of Mineralogy, 29: 323-330.
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Dravite var: Chromian Dravite
Formula: Na((Mg,Cr)3)(Al,Cr)6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Akira Harada, Takashi Yamada, Satoshi Matsubara, Ritsuro Miyawaki, Masako Shigeoka, Hiroshi Miyajima, Hiroshi Sakurai (2010) Bi-bearing secondary minerals from the Kinkei mine, Chino City, Nagano Prefecture, Japan. (conf. abstr. available at: https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jakoka/2010/0/2010_0_75/_pdf ); Harada, Akira, Takashi Yamada, Satoshi Matsubara, Ritsuro Miyawaki, Masako Shigeoka, Hiroshi Miyajima, and Hiroshi Sakurai. (2012) "Dukeite from the Kinkei mine, Chino City, Nagano Prefecture, Japan." Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. C, 38, pp. 1–5, December 22, 2012
Dufrénite
Formula: Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Kato, A. (1980) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 14, 269-286.
Dufrénoysite
Formula: Pb2As2S5
Reference: Matsubara, S, et al. (2000) Abstracts of the Meeting of the Mineralogical Society of Japan, 91; Shimizu, M., Ishizaki, Y., Honma, T., Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R. (2005) Dufrenoysite and marumoite from the Okoppe mine, Japan. in Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge. Proceedings of the Eighth Biennial SGA Meeting Beijing, China, 18–21 August 2005. Session 6., Springer (Berlin) 695-697. [Poster #100]
Dukeite
Formula: Bi3+24Cr6+8O57(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Akira Harada, Takashi Yamada, Satoshi Matsubara, Ritsuro Miyawaki, Masako Shigeoka, Hiroshi Miyajima, Hiroshi Sakurai (2010) Bi-bearing secondary minerals from the Kinkei mine, Chino City, Nagano Prefecture, Japan. (conf. abstr. available at: https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jakoka/2010/0/2010_0_75/_pdf ); Akira Harada, Takashi Yamada, Satoshi Matsubara, Ritsuro Miyawaki, Masako Shigeoka, Hiroshi Miyajima and Hiroshi Sakurai (2012) Dukeite from the Kinkei mine, Chino City, Nagano Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. C, 38, 1–5, December 22, 2012.; Harada, Akira, Takashi Yamada, Satoshi Matsubara, Ritsuro Miyawaki, Masako Shigeoka, Hiroshi Miyajima, and Hiroshi Sakurai. (2012) "Dukeite from the Kinkei mine, Chino City, Nagano Prefecture, Japan." Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. C, 38, pp. 1–5, December 22, 2012
Dumortierite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Dypingite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Eckermannite ?
Formula: NaNa2(Mg4Al}Si8O22(OH)2
Description: Need to be checked if it can be assigned to eckermannite according to the redefinition by IMA (IMA2013-136).
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Eclarite
Formula: (Cu,Fe)Pb9Bi12S28
Reference: Harada, S., Suzuki, Y., Miyawaki, R., Momma, K., Shigeoka, M., Matsubara, S. (2017) Bi-bearing minerals at the Jishakuyama ore deposit of the Akagane mine, Iwate Prefecture, Japan.
Edenite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Ishizuka (1980) Ganseki-Koubutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi, 75, 372-377.
Edingtonite
Formula: Ba[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Reference: Matsubara & Kato (1991): Ganseki-Kobutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi, 86, 273-277; Matsubara S, Miyawaki R, Yokoyama K, Shimizu M, Imai H (2004) Tokyoite, Ba2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH), a new mineral from the Shiromaru mine, Okutama, Tokyo, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 99, 363-367
Edtollite (TL)
Formula: K2NaCu5Fe3+O2(AsO4)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Pautov, L.A., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Ksenofontov, D.A., Britvin, S.N. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2016) Edtollite, IMA 2016-010. CNMNC Newsletter No. 31, June 2016, page 696; Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 691–697.
Efremovite
Formula: (NH4)2Mg2(SO4)3
Reference: Shimobayashi, N., Ohnishi, M., & Miura, H. (2011). Ammonium sulfate minerals from Mikasa, Hokkaido, Japan: boussingaultite, godovikovite, efremovite and tschermigite. Journal of mineralogical and petrological sciences, 106(3), 158-163.
Eggletonite
Formula: (Na,K,Ca)2(Mn,Fe)8(Si,Al)12O29(OH)7 · 11H2O
Reference: Matsubara S, Miyawaki R, Tiba T, Imai H (2000) Tamaite, the Ca-analogue of ganophyllite, from the Shiromaru mine, Okutama, Tokyo, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 95, 79-83; MinRec 32:419. ; Tanaka, T. & Hamane, D. (2016) Epidote-(Sr) from Shiromaru mine, Tokyo prefecture, Japan. (conference presentation R1-P14)
Elasmochloite (TL)
Formula: Na3Cu6BiO4(SO4)5
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Britvin, S.N., Agakhanov, A.A., Vigasina, M.F. and Sidorov, E.G. (2018) Elasmochloite, IMA 2018-015. CNMNC Newsletter No 43, June 2018, page 784; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 779-785
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Localities: Reported from at least 35 localities in this region.
Eleomelanite (TL)
Formula: (K2Pb)Cu4O2(SO4)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Chukanov, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Sidorov, E.G., Britvin, S.N., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2016): Eleomelanite, IMA 2015-118. CNMNC Newsletter No. 30, April 2016; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 407–413
'Ellestadite'
Reference: Banno Y, Miyawaki R, Momma K, Bunno M (2014) CO3-bearing apatite-ellestadite series mineral from Japan. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 213
Elyite
Formula: Pb4Cu(SO4)O2(OH)4 · H2O
Reference: Miyawaki, R., Matsubara, S., and Hashimoto, E. (1997) Elyite from the Mizuhiki Mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Series C: Geology and Paleontology: 23: 27-33.; Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (1998) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 83: 400-403.
Emmonsite
Formula: Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Reference: 島倉広至, 三浦貴生, 浜根大輔, 松枝大治, & 三浦裕行. (2015). 北海道手稲鉱山産 Te, Bi, As 鉱物. 北海道大学地球物理学研究報告, 78, 19-35.
Emplectite
Formula: CuBiS2
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Reference: M. Yamaguchi (1961) Mem. Fac. Sci., Kyushu University, Ser. D, Geology, 10, 2, 233-245.
Eosphorite
Formula: Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Kato, A. (1980) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 14, 269-286.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 38 localities in this region.
Epidote-(Sr)
Formula: {CaSr}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Tanaka, T. & Hamane, D. (2016) Epidote-(Sr) from Shiromaru mine, Tokyo prefecture, Japan. (conference presentation R1-P14)
'Epidote Supergroup'
Formula: A2M3(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Alfredo Petrov, field observations, May 2011.
Epistilbite
Formula: CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Ericlaxmanite (TL)
Formula: Cu4O(AsO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2013) Ericlaxmanite, IMA 2013-022. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2706; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709.; Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2014): New arsenate minerals from the Arsenatnaya fumarole, Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. II. Ericlaxmanite and kozyrevskite, two natural modifications of Cu4O(AsO4)2. Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 1553–1569
'Ericssonite-2O'
Formula: BaMn2+2Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Reference: Matsubara & Nagashima (1975) Mineralogical Journal, 7, 513-525.
Eriochalcite
Formula: CuCl2 · 2H2O
Erionite-Ca (TL)
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Am. Mineral. 52, 1785; Can. Mineral. 35, 1571. RRUFF database- specimen I.D R061110
Ettringite
Formula: Ca6Al2(SO4)3(OH)12 · 26H2O
Reference: Matsuyama, F. (2001)
Euchlorine
Formula: KNaCu3(SO4)3O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Eulytine
Formula: Bi4(SiO4)3
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection
Euxenite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Evdokimovite (TL)
Formula: Tl4(VO)3(SO4)5(H2O)5
Type Locality:
Reference: Siidra, O. I., Vergasova, L. P., Kretser, Y. L., Polekhovsky, Y. S., Filatov, S. K., & Krivovichev, S. V. (2014). Unique thallium mineralization in the fumaroles of Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. III. Evdokimovite, Tl4 (VO) 3 (SO4) 5 (H2O) 5. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1711-1724.
Famatinite
Formula: Cu3SbS4
'Famatinite-Luzonite Series'
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
'Fayalite-Tephroite Series'
'Fayalite-Tephroite Series var: Knebelite'
Formula: from (Fe1.5Mn0.5)2SiO4 to (Mn1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
Fedotovite (TL)
Formula: K2Cu3(SO4)3O
Reference: DAN-SSSR,(1988) 229, 961-964; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Feitknechtite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Felbertalite
Formula: Cu2Pb6Bi8S19
Reference: Yokoro, Y. and Nakashima, K. (2010): Ag-Cu-Pb-Bi-S Minerals Newly Discovered from the Ohori Base Metal Deposit, Yamagata Prefecture, NE Japan: Implications for Bi-metallogenesis in the Green-Tuff Region. Resource Geology, 60, 1-17.
'Feldspar Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Felsőbányaite
Formula: Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Feodosiyite (TL)
Formula: Cu11Mg2Cl18(OH)8·16H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Lykova, I.S., Vigasina, M.F., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2015) Feodosiyite, IMA 2015-063. CNMNC Newsletter No. 28, December 2015, page 1860; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1859–1864. ; Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Lykova, I.S., Vigasina, M.F., Ksenofontov, D.A., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G., Khanin, D.A., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2018): Feodosiyite, Cu11Mg2Cl18(OH)8·16H2O, a new mineral from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen, 195, 27-39
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Ferberite var: Reinite (FRL)
Formula: FeWO4
Type Locality:
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
'Fergusonite'
Fergusonite-(Ce) ?
Formula: CeNbO4 · 0.3H2O
Reference: Alfredo Petrov specimen (from David Nieto, 2-1998)
Fergusonite-(Y)
Formula: YNbO4
Fergusonite-(Y)-β
Formula: YNbO4
Feroxyhyte
Formula: Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Nambu & Yoshida (1997) Ganko-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 161.
Ferricopiapite
Formula: Fe5(SO4)6O(OH) · 20H2O
'Ferrierite'
Reference: Takahisa Yoshimura & Yujin Ishizuka (1989) Ferrierite in a hydrothermal alteration zone around the murakami sericite deposit. Journal of the Clay Science Society of Japan (in Japanese); 29:179-186
Ferrierite-K
Formula: (K2,Na2,Mg,Ca)3-5Mg[Al5-7Si27.5-31O72] · 18H2O
Ferrierite-Mg
Formula: (Mg,Na2,K2,Ca)3-5Mg[Al5-7Si27.5-31O72] · 18H2O
Ferri-ghoseite
Formula: ☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Mineralogical Journal Vol. 18 (1996) , No. 4 pp 155-160
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Ferri-winchite
Formula: ☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
Description: An analysis published as winchite by Nambu et al (1980)corresponds to the following formula: (K0.246Na0.234)0.48 (Ca1.29Na0.679Mn0.031)2(Mg4.437Fe3+0.276Mn0.193Al0.094)5 (Si7.829Al0.171)8 O22(OH)2, corresponding to a ferri-winchite compostion.
Reference: Nambu, Matsuo., Tanida, Katsutoshi., Kitamura, Tsuyoshi: (1980): Chemical Composition of Manganese Bearing Amphibole from Japan and its Classification. Journal of the Mineralogical Society of Japan, Vol 14, pp 98-128
Ferro-actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ferrobustamite
Formula: CaFe2+(Si2O6)
Ferro-gedrite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Description: Reported as "aluminian ferroanthophyllite". Based on the chemical analysis given and the orthorhombic symmetry, the mineral is ferrogedrite according to the new amphibole nomenclature.
Reference: Seki, Y., and Yamasaki, M. (1957): American Mineralogist 42, 506-520.
Ferro-glaucophane
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection
Ferrohexahydrite
Formula: FeSO4 · 6H2O
Ferrosaponite
Formula: Ca0.3(Fe2+,Mg,Fe3+)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: japanese specimen label dated 20-11-1994
Ferrosilite
Formula: FeSiO3
Fianelite
Formula: Mn2+2((V,As)2O7) · 2H2O
Reference: Yamada et al (2000) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 88.
Filatovite (TL)
Formula: K(Al,Zn)2(As,Si)2O8
Type Locality:
Reference: Vergasova, L.P., Krivovichev, S.V., Britvin, S.N., Burns, P.C., and Ananiev, V.V. (2004) Filatovite, K[(Al,Zn)2(As,Si)2O8], a new mineral species from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka peninsula, Russia. European Journal of Mineralogy: 16(3): 533-536.
Fingerite
Formula: Cu11(VO4)6O2
Reference: Pekov, I. V., Zubkova, N. V., Zelenski, M. E., Yapaskurt, V. O., Polekhovsky, Y. S., Fadeeva, O. A., & Pushcharovsky, D. Y. (2013). Yaroshevskite, Cu9O2 (VO4) 4Cl2, a new mineral from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 77(1), 107-116.
Fischesserite
Formula: Ag3AuSe2
Fizélyite ?
Formula: Ag5Pb14Sb21S48
Description: (probably uchucchacuaite)
Reference: Forrest Cureton specimens; Handbook of Mineralogy
Flinteite (TL)
Formula: K2ZnCl4
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Britvin, S.N., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2014) Flinteite, IMA 2014-009. CNMNC Newsletter No. 20, June 2014, page 556; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 549-558.; Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Britvin, S.N., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2015): New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. II. Flinteite, K2ZnCl4. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 581-588.; Pekov, I. V., Zubkova, N. V., Britvin, S. N., Yapaskurt, V. O., Chukanov, N. V., Lykova, I. S., ... & Pushcharovsky, D. Y. (2015). New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. III. Cryobostryxite, KZnCl3· 2H2O. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27(6), 805-812
Florencite-(Ce)
Formula: CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Fluoborite
Formula: Mg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Chukanov, N.V., Lykova, I.S., Savelyev, D.P., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2014): Wulffite, K3NaCu4O2(SO4)4, and parawulffite, K5Na3Cu8O4(SO4)8, two new minerals from fumarole sublimates of the Tolbachik Volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. Canadian Mineralogist, 52, 699-716.; Zubkova, N. V., Pekov, I. V., Ksenofontov, D. A., Yapaskurt, V. O., Pushcharovsky, D. Y., & Sidorov, E. G. (2018, March). Arcanite from Fumarole Exhalations of the Tolbachik Volcano (Kamchatka, Russia) and Its Crystal Structure. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 479, pp. 339-341). Pleiades Publishing.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Fluorapatite var: Strontian Apatite
Formula: (Ca,Sr)5(PO4)3F
Reference: Ishida, K. (1984): Strontium apatite from the Noda-Tamagawa mine, Iwate Prefecture. Ganseki Kobutsu Kosho Gakkaishi 79, 424-429 (in Japanese).
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Fluorcalciomicrolite
Formula: (Ca,Na)2(Ta,Nb)2O6F
Reference: Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Yokoyama, K., Momma, K., Shigeoka, M., and Hashimoto, E. (2013) Pyrochlore and microlite in a pegmatite at Atagoyama, Koriyama City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science, Ser. C, 39, 1–6.
Fluorellestadite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Fluorellestadite var: Wilkeite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Fluorite var: Yttrofluorite
Formula: (Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
Reference: Fluorite: The Collector's Choice. Extra Lapis English No. 9
'Fluornatroroméite'
Formula: (Na,Ca)2Sb2(O,OH)6F
Reference: Matsubara, S., Kato, A, Shimizu, M. S., Sekiuchi, K. & Suzuki, K. (1996): Romeite from Gozaisho mine, Iwaki, Japan. Mineralogical Journal. 18 (4): 155-160; Atencio D., Andrade M.B., Christy A.G., Giere R., Kartashov P.M. (2010): The pyrochlore supergroup of minerals: nomenclature. Canadian Mineralogist, 48, 673-698.
Fluorophlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Foitite
Formula: (□,Na)(Fe2+2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3OH
Reference: Kato et al (1994) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 177.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Foshagite
Formula: Ca4(Si3O9)(OH)2
Franciscanite
Formula: Mn2+6(V5+,☐)2(SiO4)2(O,OH)6
Reference: Yamada et al (2000) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou’en-Youshi, 88
Franklinite
Formula: Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Sandalov, F.D., Koshlyakova, N.N., Vigasina, M.F., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G., Turchkova, A.G. (2018): Copper in Natural Oxide Spinels: The New Mineral Thermaerogenite CuAl2O4, Cuprospinel and Cu-Enriched Varieties of Other Spinel-Group Members from Fumaroles of the Tolbachik Volcano, Kamchatka, Russia[i]. Minerals: 8: 498; https://doi.org/10.3390/min8110498; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=14995
Freibergite
Formula: (Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Freieslebenite
Formula: AgPbSbS3
Friedrichite
Formula: Pb5Cu5Bi7S18
Frohbergite
Formula: FeTe2
Reference: Nakata et al (1989) Mineralogical Magazine, 53, 387-388.; 井伊博行, & 岡田昭彦. (1991). 北海道札幌市小別沢鉱山産のテルル鉱物 (Poughite, Frohbergite, Melonite) について. 鉱物学雜誌, 20(3), 89-92.
Fukuchilite (TL)
Formula: Cu3FeS8
Reference: Min.Journ.Japan (1969) 5, 399-416; Bayliss, P. (1989) American Mineralogist: 74: 1168-1176.
Fülöppite
Formula: Pb3Sb8S15
Reference: Volkov, A. V., Cherepanova, N. V., Prokof’ev, V. Y., Savva, N. E., Smil’gin, S. V., Trubkin, N. V., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2013). Gold deposit in the Butarny granitoid stock, Russian Northeast. Geology of Ore Deposits, 55(3), 185-206.
Furutobeite (TL)
Formula: (Cu,Ag)6PbS4
Reference: [Bull.Min.(1981) 104, 737-741; Nickel & Nichols, 1991 - "Mineral Reference Manual", p72]
'Gadolinite'
Gageite
Formula: Mn21(Si4O12)2O3(OH)20
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Galaxite
Formula: Mn2+Al2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Galeite
Formula: Na15(SO4)5F4Cl
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 180 localities in this region.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Takeo Kato (1928) The Japanese Journal of Geology and Geography, 6, #1-2, 31-48.
Galena var: Selenian Galena
Formula: Pb(S,Se)
Reference: Andreeva, E. D., Matsueda, H., Okrugin, V. M., Takahashi, R., & Ono, S. (2013). Au–Ag–Te Mineralization of the Low‐Sulfidation Epithermal Aginskoe Deposit, Central Kamchatka, Russia. Resource Geology, 63(4), 337-349.
Galenobismutite
Formula: PbBi2S4
Gamagarite
Formula: Ba2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)
Reference: Matsubara, S. et al (2004) Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 99, 363-367.
Ganophyllite
Formula: (K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
'Garnierite'
Gehlenite
Formula: Ca2Al(AlSiO7)
Geigerite
Formula: Mn2+5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 10H2O
Geikielite
Formula: MgTiO3
Geocronite
Formula: Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Reference: Matsukuma et al (1981) Zenkoku Chikashigen Kankei Gakukyokai Godo Shuki Taikai Bunka Kenkyuukai Shiryo (M) Kinginn no Fusonn Jotai, 20-23.
Georgbokiite (TL)
Formula: Cu5(SeO3)2O2Cl2
Reference: [Doklady Akad. Nauk, 364(4), 527–531; Zeits. Kristallogr., 214(3), 135– 138.; MinRec 31:201]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Germanite
Formula: Cu13Fe2Ge2S16
'Germanite Group'
Reference: Imai, A., Matsueda, H., Yamada, R., Masuta, K. (1999): Polymetallic Mineralization at the Shin‐Ohtoyo Deposit, Harukayama District, Hokkaido, Japan. Resource Geology 49, 75-88.
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Getchellite
Formula: AsSbS3
Reference: Kato, A. (1970) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 25.; American Mineralogist, Volume 67, pages 621-624, 1982; Shimizu, M., Matsuyama, F., Shimizu, M. (1999) Hutchinsonite, TlPb(As,Sb)5S-9, chabourneite, Tl2Pb(Sb,As)10S-17, and unnamed (Tl,Ag)2Pb6(As, Sb)16S-31 from the Toya-Takarada mine, Hokkaido, Japan - Tl mineralisation in the Kuroko deposits. Resource Geology (special issue #20), 31-37, in: The Japanese island arc: its hydrothermal and igneous activities. Eds: Naotatsu Shikazono, et al. The Society of Resource Geology
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Giessenite
Formula: Pb27Cu2(Bi,Sb)19S57
Description: Is izoklakeite.
Reference: Mineralogical Journal Vol. 20 (1998) , No. 4 pp 179-187
'Gismondine'
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection
'Glass'
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Glauberite
Formula: Na2Ca(SO4)2
Glaucochroite
Formula: CaMn2+SiO4
Reference: Kato, A. (1991) Bulletin of the National Science Museum (Tokyo), 17, 119-128.
Glaucodot
Formula: (Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Reference: Goryachev, N.A., Vikent’eva, O.V., Bortnikov, N.S., Prokof’ev, V.Y., Alpatov, V.A., and Golub, V.V. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(5), 362-390.
'Glauconite'
Formula: (K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Glaucophane
Formula: ◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Glikinite (TL)
Formula: Zn3O(SO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Nazarchuk, E.V., Siidra, O.I., Nekrasova, D.O., Borisov, A.S. and Shilovskikh, V.V. (2019) Glikinite, IMA 2018-119. CNMNC Newsletter No. 47, February 2019, page 202; European Journal of Mineralogy, 31: 199–204.
'Gmelinite'
Reference: Hiromi Yamasaki specimens
Gmelinite-Na
Formula: Na4(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O
Reference: Chiba et al (1995) Bulletin of the National Science Museum, 21, 61-69.
Godlevskite
Formula: (Ni,Fe)9S8
Reference: Yoshihide Shiga (1983) Fe-Ni(-Co)-S- minerals in the Hayachine ultramafic rocks of the Kamaishi mining district, Northeastern Japan. Mining Geology 33:23-38
Godovikovite
Formula: (NH4)Al(SO4)2
Reference: Shimobayashi, N., Ohnishi, M., & Miura, H. (2011). Ammonium sulfate minerals from Mikasa, Hokkaido, Japan: boussingaultite, godovikovite, efremovite and tschermigite. Journal of mineralogical and petrological sciences, 106(3), 158-163.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 65 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 116 localities in this region.
Gold var: Cuprian Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: 山岡一雄. (1982). 釜石鉱山日ぽう鉱床産自然金と Fe‐Co‐Ni‐As‐S 系鉱物について. 鉱山地質, 32(172), 95-106. Native gold and the minerals of the Fe-Co-Ni-As-S system from the Nippo ore deposit of the Kamaishi mine, Iwate Prefecture.
Goldfieldite
Formula: (Cu102)Te4S12S
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Goldichite
Formula: KFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: http://maurice.strahlen.org/kurilles/kurilles.htm
Gonnardite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Tschernich, 1992. Zeolites of the World, p.223.
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Graftonite
Formula: Fe2+Fe2+2(PO4)2
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Kato, A. (1980) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 14, 269-286.
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Graţianite
Formula: MnBi2S4
Reference: Matsubara S., Miyawaki R., Momma K., Kato A., Shigeoka M., Shimizu M., Kyono Y., Ohara Y., Harada A. (2018) Graţianite in manganese ore from the Hagidaira mine, Gumma Prefecture, Japan. 2018 Annual Meeting of Japan Association of Mineralogical Sciences, R1-09.
Gratonite
Formula: Pb9As4S15
Reference: Minerals in Japan, p. 248 (Field Best Encyclopedia, vol. 15) ; Mineralogical Magazine (1998) 62, 793-799
'Gray copper ore'
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Spiridonov, E. M., Ivanova, Y. N., & Yapaskurt, V. O. (2014, September). Selenium-bearing goldfieldite and fischesserite AuAg^ sub 3^ Se^ sub 2^-petzite AuAg^ sub 3^ Te^ sub 2^ solid solutions in ores of the Ozernovskoe volcanogenic deposit (Kamchatka). In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 458, No. 1, p. 1139). Springer Science & Business Media.
Grayite
Formula: (Th,Pb,Ca)(PO4) · H2O
Reference: Terada et al (1994) Chigaku Kenkyu, 43, 181-185.
Greenalite
Formula: (Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Greigite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2S4
Grigorievite (TL)
Formula: Cu3Fe3+2Al2(VO4)6
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Murashko, M.N., Yapaskurt , V.O., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Kartashov, P.M. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2013) Grigorievite, IMA 2012-047. CNMNC Newsletter No. 15, February 2013, page 15; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 1-12.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 25 localities in this region.
Grossular var: Hibschite
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3-x(OH)4x
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Grossular var: Manganoan Grossular
Formula: (Ca,Mn)3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: [MinRec 32:419]; Matsubara S, Miyawaki R, Tiba T, Imai H (2000) Tamaite, the Ca-analogue of ganophyllite, from the Shiromaru mine, Okutama, Tokyo, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 95, 79-83
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'
'Groundwater'
Reference: Seki, Y., Hirano, T., & Watanabe, K. (1987). Salt crystallization decay and water-rock interaction of rock-cliff Budda sculptures at Yakushido Temple of Odaka Town, Fukushima, Japan. The Journal of the Japanese Association of Mineralogists, Petrologists and Economic Geologists, 82(7), 269-279.
Groutite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Guanajuatite
Formula: Bi2Se3
'Gummite'
'Gummite var: Yttrogummite'
Gunningite
Formula: ZnSO4 · H2O
Reference: Bortnikova, S. B., Bessonova, E. P., Gavrilenko, G. M., Vernikovskaya, I. V., Bortnikova, S. P., & Palchik, N. A. (2008). HYDROGEOCHEMISTRY OF THERMAL SOURCES, MUTNOVSKY VOLCANO, SOUTH KAMCHATKA (RUSSIA). In Proceedings of the 33rd workshop on geothermal reservoir engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, SGP-TR-185.
Gustavite
Formula: AgPbBi3S6
'Gustavite-Lillianite Series'
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 53 localities in this region.
Gypsum var: Alabaster
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 21:580-583.
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Hakite-(Hg)
Formula: Cu6Cu4Hg2Sb4Se12Se
Reference: 島倉広至, 三浦貴生, 浜根大輔, 松枝大治, & 三浦裕行. (2015). 北海道手稲鉱山産 Te, Bi, As 鉱物. 北海道大学地球物理学研究報告, 78, 19-35.
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Hammarite
Formula: Pb2Cu2Bi4S9
Reference: Izumino, Y., Nakashima, K., & Nagashima, M. (2014). Cuprobismutite group minerals (cuprobismutite, hodrušhite, kupčíkite and padĕraite), other Bi–sulfosalts and Bi–tellurides from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 109(4), 177-190.
Haradaite
Formula: SrVSi2O7
Reference: Collection of NHM, Vienna; Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols; Watanabe T, Kato A, Ito J, Yoshimura T, Momoi H, Fukuda K (1982) Haradaite, Sr2V4+2[O2 Si4O12], from the Noda Tamagawa mine, Iwate Prefecture and the Yamato mine, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan, Proceedings of the Japan Academy 58 B, 21-24
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); photo in: Koubutsu Doshikai (2017) Kanto-to Shuhen-no Koubutsu (279pp).
Hastingsite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Hatertite (TL)
Formula: Na2(Ca,Na)(Fe3+,Cu)2(AsO4)3
Reference: Vergasova, L.P., Filatov, S.K., Rybin, D.S., Krivovichev, S.V., Britvin, S.N. and Ananiev, V.V. (2013) Hatertite, IMA 2012-048. CNMNC Newsletter No. 15, February 2013, page 3; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 1-12.
Hauerite
Formula: MnS2
Reference: Aoki (1989) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 96.
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 43 localities in this region.
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Hedenbergite var: Ferrosalite
Reference: IMAI, N., & WATANABE, K. (1972). Tosudite-bearing Clay Associated with Fluorspar Deposits of the Igashima Mine, Niigata Prefecture, Northeastern Japan. Mining Geology, 22(111), 43-66.
Hedleyite
Formula: Bi7Te3
Heideite
Formula: (Fe,Cr)1.15(Ti,Fe)2S4
Reference: Astakhov, A. S., Tiedemann, R., Murdmaa, I. O., Bogdanova, O. Y., Mozherovsky, A. V., & Sereda, N. A. (2006). Manganese carbonates in the upper Quaternary sediments of the Deryugin Basin (Sea of Okhotsk). Oceanology, 46(5), 716-729.
Hejtmanite
Formula: Ba2(Mn2+,Fe2+)4Ti2(Si2O7)2O2(OH)2F2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 83 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Michel Meder field collected specimens
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Hemusite
Formula: Cu6SnMoS8
Reference: V.A. Kovalenker, O.Yu. Plotinskaya (2005): Te and Se mineralogy of Ozernovskoe and Prasolovskoe epithermal gold deposits, Kuril – Kamchatka volcanic belt. Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology 43, 118-123. [http://www.geology.bas.bg/mineralogy/gmp_files/gmp43/Kovalenker.pdf]
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Hercynite var: Picotite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Hermannjahnite (TL)
Formula: CuZn(SO4)2
Reference: Siidra, O.I., Nazarchuk, E.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Lukina, E.A., Zaitsev, A.N., Turner, R., Filatov, S.K., Pekov, I.V., Karpov, G.A., Yapaskurt, V.O. (2018): Hermannjahnite, CuZn(SO4)2, a new mineral with chalcocyanite derivative structure from the Naboko scoria cone of the 2012–2013 fissure eruption at Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. Mineralogy and Petrology: 112: 123-134.
Herzenbergite
Formula: SnS
Reference: Min. Jour. (Japan): 15:222-232.; Eijun Ohta (1991) Polymetallic Mineralization at the Toyoha Mine, Hokkaido, Japan. Mining Geology 41:279-295
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Hetaerolite
Formula: ZnMn2O4
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan)
Hetaerolite var: Hydrohetaerolite
Formula: ZnMn2O4 · H2O
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan)
Heteromorphite
Formula: Pb7Sb8S19
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Miyawaki, R. (2006) Catalogue of Japanese Minerals (National Science Museum)
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Reference: Harada et al (1969) Chishitsugaku Zasshi, 75, 551-552.
'Heulandite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Heyrovskýite
Formula: Pb6Bi2S9
Hidalgoite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Hingganite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,REE,Ca)2(□,Fe2+)Be2[SiO4]2(OH)2
Reference: Toshinori Kobayashi specimen.
Hinsdalite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Minerals in Japan (Field Best Encyclopedia V. 15, 2003); Ohnishi, M., & Shimobayashi, N. (2011). Tsumebite from the Kisamori mine, Akita Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 106(1), 51-56.
Hisingerite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Hitachiite (TL)
Formula: Pb5Bi2Te2S6
Type Locality:
Reference: Kuribayashi, T., Nagase, T., Nozaki, T., Ishibashi, J., Shimada, K., Shimizu, M. and Momma, K. (2018) Hitachiite, IMA 2018-027. CNMNC Newsletter No. 44, August 2018, page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: xxx–xxx.; Toshiro Nagase, Takahiro Kuribayashi, Tatsuo Nozaki, Jun-Ichiro Ishibashi, Kazuhiko Shimada, Koichi Momma, Masaaki Shimizu (2018) Crystal structure determination of an unknown mineral of tetradymite group from the Hitachi mine,Ibaraki prefecture, Japan. in abstracts of the 22nd IMA Meeting Melbourne p 467
Hocartite
Formula: Ag2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
Reference: Kojima et al (1979) Kouzan Chishitsu, 29, 197-206.; Min. Jour. (Japan): 15:222-232.; Eijun Ohta (1991) Polymetallic Mineralization at the Toyoha Mine, Hokkaido, Japan. Mining Geology 41:279-295
Hodrušite
Formula: Cu8Bi12S22
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Reference: Urashima et al (1982) Reports of the Faculty of Science, Kagoshima University, 31, 129-140.; Urashima, Y., & Wakabayashi, T. (1972). Mineral compositions of placer platinum from Teshio in Hokkaido, Japan(Quantitative analysis and identification of chemical properties of minerals in Japanese placer platinoids). Kagoshima Daigaku Rika Hokoku,(Kagoshima), (21), 119-135.
'Hornblende'
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Hörnesite
Formula: Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Kato et al (1988) Bulletin of the National Science Museum, 14, 87-96.
Horomanite (TL)
Formula: Fe6Ni3S8
Type Locality:
Reference: Kitakaze A, Itoh H, Komatsu R (2011) Horomanite, (Fe,Ni,Co,Cu)9S8, and samaniite, Cu2(Fe,Ni)7S8, new mineral species from the Horoman peridotite massif, Hokkaido, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 106, 204-210
Huangite
Formula: Ca0.5Al3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Matsubara et al (1998) Mineralogical Journal, 20, 1-8; Mineralogical Journal Vol. 20 (1998) , No. 1 pp 1-8
Hübnerite
Formula: MnWO4
Hureaulite
Formula: (Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Matsubara & Kato (1996) Chigaku Kenkyu, 44, 219-221
Hutchinsonite
Formula: TlPbAs5S9
Reference: Shimizu, M., Matsuyama, F. and Shimizu, M. (1999): Hutchinsonite, TlPb(As,Sb)5S9 chabournéite, Tl2Pb(Sb,As)10S17 and unnamed (Tl,Ag)2Pb6(As,Sb)16S31 from the Toya-Takarada mine, Hokkaido, Japan -Tl mineralisation in the Kuroko deposits. Resource Geology, Special Issue no. 20, 31-37.
Hydrobiotite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Ryoichi SADANAGA and Michiaki BUNNO (1974) THE WAKABAYASHI MINERAL COLLECTION Bulletin No. 7 The University Museum, The University of Tokyo
Hydroglauberite
Formula: Na10Ca3(SO4)8 · 6H2O
Reference: Seki, Y., Hirano, T., & Watanabe, K. (1987). Salt crystallization decay and water-rock interaction of rock-cliff Budda sculptures at Yakushido Temple of Odaka Town, Fukushima, Japan. The Journal of the Japanese Association of Mineralogists, Petrologists and Economic Geologists, 82(7), 269-279.
'Hydrogoethite'
Formula: 3Fe2O3·4H2O
Reference: Okrugin, V. M. (2004). Miocene to Quaternary center volcanic, hydrothermal and ore-forming activity in the Southern Kamchatka. In Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East)-Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margin, Interim IAGOD Conference, Excursion Guidebook, Dalnauka, Vladivostok, 2004 (pp. 147-176).
'Hydrohausmannite'
Reference: Watanabe, T. (1959) Mineralogical Journal, 2, 6, 408-421
Hydrokenoelsmoreite
Formula: 2W2O6(H2O)
Reference: Tsunoda & Shimizu (1995) Shigen-Chishitsu, 45, 111-120.
Hydrokenoelsmoreite var: Ferritungstite
Reference: Tsunoda & Shimizu (1995) Shigen-Chishitsu, 45, 111-120.
Hydrokenoralstonite
Formula: Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
'Hydromuscovite'
Reference: Volkov, A. V., Cherepanova, N. V., Prokof’ev, V. Y., Savva, N. E., Smil’gin, S. V., Trubkin, N. V., & Alekseev, V. Y. (2013). Gold deposit in the Butarny granitoid stock, Russian Northeast. Geology of Ore Deposits, 55(3), 185-206.
'Hydrophilite'
Reference: Vergasova L P, Filatov S K, Starova G L, Matusevich Z L, Filosofova T M (1996) Vlodavetsite, AlCa2(SO4)2F2Cl·4H2O, a new mineral from volcanic exhalations, Transactions (Doklady) of the USSR Academy of Sciences. Earth science sections, 343, 173-176 abstract Am Min 81:768
Hydroxycalciomicrolite
Formula: Ca1.5Ta2O6(OH)
Habit: octahedral crystals or anhedral grains up to 10mm across
Colour: dark brown to amber yellow
Reference: Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Yokoyama, K., Momma, K., Shigeoka, M., and Hashimoto, E. (2013) Pyrochlore and microlite in a pegmatite at Atagoyama, Koriyama City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science, Ser. C, 39, 1–6.
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: Banno Y, Miyawaki R, Momma K, Bunno M (2014) CO3-bearing apatite-ellestadite series mineral from Japan. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 213
'Hydroxylapatite-Hydroxylellestadite Series'
Formula: Ca5(PO4,SiO4,SO4)3(OH)
Reference: Banno, Y., Miyawaki, R., Momma, K., Bunno, M. (2016): CO3-bearing member of the hydroxylapatite–hydroxylellestadite series from Tadano, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan: CO3-SO4 substitution in the apatite–ellestadite series. Mineralogical Magazine: 80 (in press); http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=12543 (2016)
Hydroxylellestadite (TL)
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(OH)
Habit: Anhedral, cleavable aggregates up to 100 kg. Individual cleavage pieces are up to 2 cm along the c axis
Description: Occurs in the Doshinkubo ore body.
Reference: Harda, K., Nagashima, K., Nakao, K., Kato, A. (1971) Hydroxylellestadite, a new apatite from Chichibu Mine, Saitama Prefecture, Japan. American Mineralogist: 56: 1507-1518 Am.Min.:67:90 (1982); Acta Cryst. B36(1980).
Hydroxylherderite
Formula: CaBe(PO4)(OH,F)
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Miyawaki, R. (2006) Catalogue of Japanese Minerals (National Science Museum)
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Ice
Formula: H2O
Reference: http://www.answers.com/topic/avacha.
Idaite
Formula: Cu5FeS6
Iimoriite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: Y2[SiO4][CO3]
Reference: Kato, A. & Nagashima, K. (1970): Introduction to Japanese Minerals. Geological Survey of Japan, 39: 85-86.
Ikaite
Formula: CaCO3 · 6H2O
Reference: Genko. 91(6). 209-219
Ikunolite
Formula: Bi4(S,Se)3
Ilesite
Formula: (Mn,Zn,Fe)SO4 · 4H2O
Ilinskite (TL)
Formula: (Na,K)Cu5(SeO3)2O2Cl3
Reference: DAN,(1997) 353, n5, 641-644; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Mandarino, J. A. (2003). New minerals. The Canadian Mineralogist, 41(3), 803-828.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Ilsemannite
Formula: Mo3O8 · nH2O
Reference: (E. Nitta, M. Kimata, M. Hoshino, T. Echigo, S. Hamasaki, H. Shinohara, N. Nishida, T. Hatta, M. Shimizu (2006) “High-temperature sublimate minerals from Iwodake volcano, Satsuma-Iwojima, Kyusyu, Southwestern Japan.” –oral presentation at IMA meeting in Kobe.) http://maurice.strahlen.org/kurilles/kurilles.htm; Yudovskaya, M. A., Distler, V. V., Chaplygin, I. V., Mokhov, A. V., Trubkin, N. V., & Gorbacheva, S. A. (2006). Gaseous transport and deposition of gold in magmatic fluid: evidence from the active Kudryavy volcano, Kurile Islands. Mineralium Deposita, 40(8), 828.
Ilvaite
Formula: CaFe3+Fe2+2(Si2O7)O(OH)
Imogolite
Formula: Al2SiO3(OH)4
Inesite
Formula: Ca2(Mn,Fe)7Si10O28(OH)2 · 5H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Ingodite
Formula: Bi2TeS
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Iridium
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Iron
Formula: Fe
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Ishikawaite
Formula: U4+Fe2+Nb2O8
Isocubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Isoferroplatinum
Formula: Pt3Fe
Itelmenite (TL)
Formula: Na4Mg3Cu3(SO4)8
Type Locality:
Reference: Nazarchuk, E.V., Siidra, O.I., Agakhanov, A.A., Lukina, E.A., Avdontseva, E.Y., Vergasova, L.P., Filatov, S.K. and Karpov, G.A.(2015) Itelmenite, IMA2015-047. CNMNC Newsletter No. 27, October 2015, page 1225; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1229–1236. ;Nazarchuk, E.V., Siidra, O.I., Agakhanov, A.A., Lukina, E.A., Avdontseva, E.Y., Karpov, G.A. (2018): Itelmenite, Na2CuMg2(SO4)4, a new anhydrous sulphate mineral from the Tolbachik volcano. Mineralogical Magazine, 82, 1233-1241
Ivsite (TL)
Formula: Na3H(SO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Filatov, S.K., Karpov, G.A., Shablinskii, A.P., Krivovichev, S.V., Vergasova, L.P. and Antonov, A.V. (2014) Ivsite, IMA 2013-138. CNMNC Newsletter No. 20, June 2014, page 554; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 549-558
Iwashiroite-(Y) (TL)
Formula: Y(Ta,Nb)O4
Type Locality:
Reference: Hori, H., Kobayashi, T., Miyawaki, R., Matsubara, S., Yokoyama, K., Shimizu, M. (2006): Iwashiroite-(Y), YTaO4, a new mineral from Suishoyama, Kawamata Town, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 101, 170-177.
Iwateite (TL)
Formula: Na2BaMn(PO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Nishio-Hamane, D., Minakawa, T., Okada, H. (2014): Iwateite, BaNa2Mn(PO4)2, a new mineral from Tanohata mine, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 109, 34-37.
Izoklakeite
Formula: Pb27(Cu,Fe,Ag)2(Sb,Bi)19S57
Reference: Ozawa, T., Saitow, A., Hori, H. (1998): Chemistry and crystallography of Bi-rich izoklakeite from the Otome mine, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan and discussion of the izoklakeite-giessenite series. Mineralogical Journal 20, 179-187.; Forrest Cureton specimens
Jacobsite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
'Jacobsite-Q' (FRL)
Formula: T(Mn2+)M(Fe3+2)O4
Type Locality:
Reference: S. Matsubara, A. Kato, K. Nagashima: Japan. Mineral. J. 9:383-391 (1979); Amer. Mineral. 65:406 (1980); Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Kato, A., Matsuyama, F., Mouri, T. and Suzuki, Y. (2001): Arseniopleite from the Gozaisho mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natn. Sci. Mus., Tokyo, Ser. C, 27, 51-62; Matsubara, S., Kato, A., Shimizu, M., Sekiuchi, K., and Suzuki, M. (1996) Romeite from the Gozaisho mine, Iwaki, Japan. Mineralogical Journal 18, 155-160.
Jadeite
Formula: Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Jakobssonite
Formula: CaAlF5
Reference: Pekov, I. V., Zubkova, N. V., Britvin, S. N., Yapaskurt, V. O., Chukanov, N. V., Lykova, I. S., ... & Pushcharovsky, D. Y. (2015). New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. III. Cryobostryxite, KZnCl3· 2H2O. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27(6), 805-812
Jalpaite
Formula: Ag3CuS2
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Jimboite (TL)
Formula: (Mn2+,Mg)3[BO3]2
Reference: Watanabe et al (1963) Proceedings of the Japan Academy, series B, 39, 170-175.; Akira Kato (undated manuscript): Country rock and Minerals of the Kaso mine, Kanuma City, Tochigi Prefecture. (in japanese); 加藤昭, & 松原聰. (1980). 本邦産マンガン硼酸塩鉱物. 鉱物学雜誌, 14(Special3), 86-97.
Jimthompsonite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)5Si6O16(OH)2
Reference: Konishi et al (1991) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 101.
Johannsenite
Formula: CaMn2+Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Johillerite
Formula: Na(Mg,Zn)3Cu(AsO4)3
Jôkokuite (TL)
Formula: MnSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Nambu et al (1978) Mineralogical Journal, 9, 28-38.
Jordanite
Formula: Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
'Joséite'
Formula: Bi4TeS2
Joséite-A
Formula: Bi4TeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Joséite-B
Formula: Bi4Te2S
'Julgoldite'
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsankoubutsu Gojuonhairetsu sanchi-ichiranhyou. p 60.
Jurbanite
Formula: Al(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Reference: Seki, Y., Hirano, T., & Watanabe, K. (1987). Salt crystallization decay and water-rock interaction of rock-cliff Budda sculptures at Yakushido Temple of Odaka Town, Fukushima, Japan. The Journal of the Japanese Association of Mineralogists, Petrologists and Economic Geologists, 82(7), 269-279.
Kaersutite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Kainite
Formula: KMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Lykova, I.S., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Britvin, S.N., Pushscharovsky, D.Yu. (2015): New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. I. Mellizinkalite, K3Zn2Cl7. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 247-253.
Kainotropite (TL)
Formula: Cu4Fe3+O2(V2O7)(VO4)
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Britvin, S.N., Turchkova, A.G., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2015) Kainotropite, IMA 2015-053. CNMNC Newsletter No. 27, October 2015, page 1226; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 1229–1236.
Kalgoorlieite
Formula: As2Te3
Reference: 田中崇裕・濱根大輔: "北海道手稲鉱山産 kalgoorlieite."
Kalininite
Formula: ZnCr2S4
Reference: Bortnikova, S. B., Bortnikova, S. P., Manstein Yu, A., Kiryuhin, A. V., Vernikovskaya, I. V., & Palchik, N. A. (2009, February). Thermal springs hydrogeochemistry and structure at North-Mutnovskoe fumarole field (South Kamchatka, Russia). In Proceedings, thirty–fourth workshop on geothermal reservoir engineering. Stanford University, Stanford, CA, pp SGP-TR-187.
Kaliochalcite (TL)
Formula: KCu2(SO4)2[(OH)(H2O)]
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Siidra, O.I., Chukanov, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Murashko, M.N., Sidorov, E.G. (2014): Kaliochalcite, KCu2(SO4)2[(OH)(H2O)], a new tsumcorite-group mineral from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. European Journal of Mineralogy, 26, 597-604.
Kalithallite (TL)
Formula: K3Tl3+Cl6·2H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Krzhizhanovskaya, M.G., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I. and Sidorov, E.G. (2017) Kalithallite, IMA 2017-044. CNMNC Newsletter No. 39, October 2017, page 1280; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1279–1286.
Kamaishilite (TL)
Formula: Ca2(Al2SiO6)(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Uchida, E., & Iiyama, J. T. (1981) On Kamaishilite, Ca2Al2Si06(OH)2, a New Mineral Dimorphous (Tetragonal) with Bicchulite from the Kamaishi Mine, Japan. Proc. Japan. Acad.(1981) 57B, 239-243
Kamchatkite (TL)
Formula: KCu3(SO4)2OCl
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Kaňkite
Formula: FeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 36 localities in this region.
Karpovite (TL)
Formula: Tl2VO(SO4)2(H2O)
Type Locality:
Reference: Vergasova, L.P., Siidra, O.I., Kretser, Y.L., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Filatov, S.K. and Krivovichev, S.V. (2013) Karpovite, IMA 2013-040. CNMNC Newsletter No. 17, October 2013, page 2999; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2997-3005. ; Siidra, O.I., Vergasova, L.P., Kretser, Y.L., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Filatov, S.K., and Krivovichev, S.V. (2014): Unique thallium mineralization in the fumaroles of Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. II. Karpovite, Tl2VO(SO4)2(H2O). Mineralogical Magazine 78, 1699-1709. ; Siidra, O. I., Vergasova, L. P., Kretser, Y. L., Polekhovsky, Y. S., Filatov, S. K., & Krivovichev, S. V. (2014). Unique thallium mineralization in the fumaroles of Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. III. Evdokimovite, Tl4 (VO) 3 (SO4) 5 (H2O) 5. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1711-1724.
Katiarsite (TL)
Formula: KTiO(AsO4)
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Britvin, S.N., Zubkova, N.V., Vigasina, M.F. and Sidorov, E.G. (2014) Katiarsite, IMA 2014- 025. CNMNC Newsletter No. 21, August 2014, page 800; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 797-804. ; Pekov, I.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Britvin, S.N., Zubkova, N.V., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G. (2016): New arsenate minerals from the Arsenatnaya fumarole, Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. V. Katiarsite, KTiO(AsO4). Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 639-646
Kawazulite
Formula: Bi2Te2Se
Reference: Shuji Ono, et al. (2004) Resource Geology, 54, 4, 453-464.; Ono, S., Hirai, K., Matsueda, H., & Kabashima, T. (2004). Polymetallic Mineralization at the Suttsu Vein‐type Deposit, Southwestern Hokkaido, Japan. Resource Geology, 54(4), 453-464.
Keithconnite
Formula: Pd20Te7
Reference: Sidorov, E. G., Ignatyev, E. K., & Chubarov, V. M. (2017, August). First find of platinum group metals in the ore of Kirganik copper–porphyry deposit (Kamchatka). In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 475, No. 2, pp. 883-886). Pleiades Publishing.
Kellyite
Formula: Mn2+2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Kermesite
Formula: Sb2S2O
Reference: mineralhunters.hp.infoseek.co.jp/nakamaru.html
Kësterite
Formula: Cu2ZnSnS4
'K Feldspar'
Localities: Reported from at least 40 localities in this region.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
'K Feldspar var: Barium-Adularia'
Formula: (K,Ba)Al(Al,Si)Si2O8
Reference: Yoshimura, T., et al (1954) Mem. Fac. Sci., Kyushu University, Ser. D, 4, 163-165.
Khrenovite (TL)
Formula: Na3Fe3+2(AsO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Koshlyakova, N.N., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2018) Khrenovite, IMA 2017-105. CNMNC Newsletter No. 42, April 2018, page 448; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 445-451.
Kidwellite
Formula: NaFe3+9+x(PO4)6(OH)11 · 3H2O, x = 0.33
Reference: Matsubara & Kato (1980) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 14, 269-286.
Kinoshitalite (TL)
Formula: (Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Am Min 85:242-250
Klyuchevskite (TL)
Formula: K3Cu3(Fe3+,Al)(SO4)4O2
Reference: ZVMO,(1989) 118, n1, 70-73; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Koechlinite
Formula: Bi2MoO6
Reference: Ryoichi SADANAGA and Michiaki BUNNO (1974) THE WAKABAYASHI MINERAL COLLECTION Bulletin No. 7 The University Museum, The University of Tokyo
Kogarkoite
Formula: Na3(SO4)F
Reference: Seki, Y., Hirano, T., & Watanabe, K. (1987). Salt crystallization decay and water-rock interaction of rock-cliff Budda sculptures at Yakushido Temple of Odaka Town, Fukushima, Japan. The Journal of the Japanese Association of Mineralogists, Petrologists and Economic Geologists, 82(7), 269-279.
Koksharovite (TL)
Formula: CaMg2Fe3+4(VO4)6
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Kartashov, P. M . , Yapask u r t , V.O., Polekhovsky, Y.S. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2013) Koksharovite, IMA 2012-092. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2698; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709.
Kolymite (TL)
Formula: Cu7Hg6
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Koninckite
Formula: Fe3+PO4 · 3H2O
Reference: K. Sakurai, S. Matsubara & A. Kato (1987): Koninckite from Suwa Mine, Chino City, Nagano Prefecture, Japan. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Series C (Geology & Paleontology), 13, 149–156; Sakurai et al (1991) Mineralogical Journal, 15, 261-267.
Kononovite (TL)
Formula: NaMg(SO4)F
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Krzhizhanovskaya, M.G., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Chukanov, N.V., Lykova, I.S. and Sidorov, E.G. (2014) Kononovite, IMA 2013-116. CNMNC Newsletter No. 19, February 2014, page 169; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 165-170.; Pekov, I.V., Krzhizhanovskaya, M.G., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Chukanov, N.V., Lykova, I.S., Sidorov, E.G. (2015): Kononovite, NaMg(SO4)F, a new mineral from the Arsenatnaya fumarole, Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 575-580
Koritnigite
Formula: Zn(HAsO4) · H2O
Reference: 島倉広至, 三浦貴生, 浜根大輔, 松枝大治, & 三浦裕行. (2015). 北海道手稲鉱山産 Te, Bi, As 鉱物. 北海道大学地球物理学研究報告, 78, 19-35.
Kornelite
Formula: Fe2(SO4)3 · 7H2O
Reference: Miura et al (1994) Mineralogical Magazine, 58, 649-653.
Koryakite (TL)
Formula: NaKMg2Al2(SO4)6
Type Locality:
Reference: Nazarchuk, E.V., Siidra, O.I., Zaitsev, A.N. and Vlasenko, N.S. (2018) Koryakite, IMA 2018-013. CNMNC Newsletter No 43, June 2018, page 784; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 779-785.
Kostovite
Formula: CuAuTe4
Reference: Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Kotoite
Formula: Mg3[BO3]2
Kotulskite
Formula: Pd(Te,Bi)
Reference: Sidorov, E. G., Ignatyev, E. K., & Chubarov, V. M. (2017, August). First find of platinum group metals in the ore of Kirganik copper–porphyry deposit (Kamchatka). In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 475, No. 2, pp. 883-886). Pleiades Publishing.
Kozyrevskite (TL)
Formula: Cu4O(AsO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2013) Kozyrevskite, IMA 2013-023. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2706; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709.; Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2014): New arsenate minerals from the Arsenatnaya fumarole, Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. II. Ericlaxmanite and kozyrevskite, two natural modifications of Cu4O(AsO4)2. Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 1553–1569
Krasheninnikovite (TL)
Formula: KNa2CaMg(SO4)3F
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zelenski, M.E., Zubkova, N.V., Ksenofontov, D.A., Kabalov,Y.K., Chukanov, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Zadov,A.E. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2011) :Krasheninnikovite, IMA 2011-044. CNMNC Newsletter No. 10, October 2011, page 2559; Pekov, I.V., Zelenski, M.E., Zubkova, N.V., Ksenofontov, D.A., Kabalov, Y.K., Chukanov, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Zadov, A.E., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2012): Krasheninnikovite, KNa2CaMg(SO4)3F, a new mineral from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. American Mineralogist, 97, 1788-1795
Krautite
Formula: Mn(HAsO4) · H2O
Reference: 島倉広至, 三浦貴生, 浜根大輔, 松枝大治, & 三浦裕行. (2015). 北海道手稲鉱山産 Te, Bi, As 鉱物. 北海道大学地球物理学研究報告, 78, 19-35.
Krennerite
Formula: Au3AgTe8
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Krupkaite
Formula: PbCuBi3S6
Kudriavite (TL)
Formula: (Cd,Pb)Bi2S4
Reference: Chaplygin, I.V., Mozgova, N.N., Magazina, L.O., Kuznetsova, O.Yu., Safonov, Yu.G., Bryzgalov, I.A., Makovcký, E., Balić-Žunić, T. (2005); Yudovskaya, M. A., Distler, V. V., Chaplygin, I. V., Mokhov, A. V., Trubkin, N. V., & Gorbacheva, S. A. (2006). Gaseous transport and deposition of gold in magmatic fluid: evidence from the active Kudryavy volcano, Kurile Islands. Mineralium Deposita, 40(8), 828.
Kupčíkite
Formula: Cu3.4Fe0.6Bi5S10
Reference: Izumino, Y., Nakashima, K., & Nagashima, M. (2014). Cuprobismutite group minerals (cuprobismutite, hodrušhite, kupčíkite and padĕraite), other Bi–sulfosalts and Bi–tellurides from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 109(4), 177-190.
Kuramite
Formula: Cu3SnS4
Reference: CHIMIZU, M. (1993). On nekrasovite, chatkalite, kuramite-stannite, colusite and stannoidite from the Suttsu mine, Hokkaido. A Study on Ore Textures by Optical Microscopy and EPMA.
Kurilite (TL)
Formula: Ag8Te3Se
Type Locality:
Reference: V.A. Kovalenker, O.Yu. Plotinskaya (2005): Te and Se mineralogy of Ozernovskoe and Prasolovskoe epithermal gold deposits, Kuril – Kamchatka volcanic belt. Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology 43, 118-123. [http://www.geology.bas.bg/mineralogy/gmp_files/gmp43/Kovalenker.pdf]; Kovalenker V A, Plotinskaya O Y, Stanley C J, Roberts A C, McDonald A M, Cooper M A (2010) Kurilite - Ag8Te3Se - a new mineral from the Prasolovskoe deposit, Kuril islands, Russian Federation. Mineralogical Magazine 74, 463-468
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Laforêtite
Formula: AgInS2
Reference: Ishihara, S., & Matsueda, H. (2011). Chemical characteristics of the indium-polymetallic ores from the Toyoha mine, Hokkaido, Japan. Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Japan, 62(3/4), 131-142.
Laihunite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SiO4)2
Laitakarite
Formula: Bi4Se2S
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection
Lammerite
Formula: Cu3(AsO4)2
Lammerite-β (TL)
Formula: Cu3(AsO4)2
Reference: IMA Approvals - April 2009
Långbanite
Formula: Mn2+4Mn3+9Sb5+O16(SiO4)2
Reference: Matsubara, S., Kato, A., Sekiuchi, K. and Hashimoto, E. (1986): Långbanite from the Gozaisho mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi (Abstracts of the Annual Meeting of the Mineralogical Society of Japan), 39 (in Japanese); Matsubara, S., Kato, A., Shimizu, M., Sekiuchi, K., and Suzuki, M. (1996) Romeite from the Gozaisho mine, Iwaki, Japan. Mineralogical Journal 18, 155-160.
Langbeinite
Formula: K2Mg2(SO4)3
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
Laurite ?
Formula: RuS2
Reference: Urashima, Y., & Wakabayashi, T. (1972). Mineral compositions of placer platinum from Teshio in Hokkaido, Japan(Quantitative analysis and identification of chemical properties of minerals in Japanese placer platinoids). Kagoshima Daigaku Rika Hokoku,(Kagoshima), (21), 119-135.
Lautenthalite
Formula: PbCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Yamada, T. & Hirama, T. (2000) Suisyou, 13, #1, 21-25.; Ohnishi, M., & Shimobayashi, N. (2011). Tsumebite from the Kisamori mine, Akita Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 106(1), 51-56.
Lawrencite
Formula: (Fe2+,Ni)Cl2
Reference: http://www.kscnet.ru/ivs/conferences/kasp/JKASP04_circular2.pdf
Lead
Formula: Pb
Reference: No reference listed
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Lechatelierite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://cam.arts.usf.edu/McCollumPDF/16.VoltTrig.pdf.
Lehmannite (TL)
Formula: Na18Cu12TiO8(AsO4)8FCl5
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Britvin, S.N., Koshlyakova, N.N., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Göttlicher, J., Vigasina, M.F., Turchkova, A.G. and Sidorov, E.G. (2018) Lemannite, IMA 2017-057a. CNMNC Newsletter No. 46, December 2018, page xxxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: xxxx–xxxx.
Lenaite
Formula: AgFeS2
Leningradite (TL)
Formula: PbCu3(VO4)2Cl
Reference: L.P. Vergasova, S.K. Filatov, T.F. Semenova and V.V. Anan'yev (1990). Lenningradite PbCU3 (V04) 2CI2. A new Mineral From Volcanic Exhalations Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR, 310(6), 1434-1437.
Leonardsenite
Formula: MgAlF5·2H2O
Reference: Pekov, I. V., Zubkova, N. V., Britvin, S. N., Yapaskurt, V. O., Chukanov, N. V., Lykova, I. S., ... & Pushcharovsky, D. Y. (2015). New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. III. Cryobostryxite, KZnCl3· 2H2O. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27(6), 805-812
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Matsubara et al (1995) Mineralogical Journal, 17, 338-345; Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Lesukite (TL)
Formula: Al2Cl(OH)5 · 2H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: ZVMO,(1997) 126, n2, 104-110
Leucite
Formula: K(AlSi2O6)
'Leucoxene'
Reference: Yotaro Seki (1973) Distribution and Modes of Occurrence of Wairakites in the Japanese Island Arc The Journal of the Geological Society of Japan 79:521-527
'Lévyne'
Reference: Galli, E., Rinaldi, R. and Modena, C. (1981) Crystal chemistry of levynes. Zeolites 1, 157-160. (https://www.researchgate.net/publication/233426118_Crystal_chemistry_of_levynes)
Lévyne-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
Reference: Matsuyama, F. (2001)
Lillianite
Formula: Pb3-2xAgxBi2+xS6
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 43 localities in this region.
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Lindströmite
Formula: Pb3Cu3Bi7S15
Reference: Izumino, Y., Nakashima, K., & Nagashima, M. (2014). Cuprobismutite group minerals (cuprobismutite, hodrušhite, kupčíkite and padĕraite), other Bi–sulfosalts and Bi–tellurides from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 109(4), 177-190.
Lithiophorite
Formula: (Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Reference: Nambu et al (1979) Ganseki-Koubutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi (JAMP), 74, 406-412.
Livingstonite
Formula: HgSb4S6(S2)
Reference: Mineralogical Journal, Spec. 1, 157-159 (1971)
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: H. Okada (1964) Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Series D, Geology, 15, #1, 23-38.
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Löweite
Formula: Na12Mg7(SO4)13 · 15H2O
Reference: Seki, Y., Hirano, T., & Watanabe, K. (1987). Salt crystallization decay and water-rock interaction of rock-cliff Budda sculptures at Yakushido Temple of Odaka Town, Fukushima, Japan. The Journal of the Japanese Association of Mineralogists, Petrologists and Economic Geologists, 82(7), 269-279.
Lucabindiite
Formula: (K,NH4)As4O6(Cl,Br)
Description: iodine analogue
Reference: Shevko, E. P., Bortnikova, S. B., Abrosimova, N. A., Kamenetsky, V. S., Bortnikova, S. P., Panin, G. L., & Zelenski, M. (2018). Trace Elements and Minerals in Fumarolic Sulfur: The Case of Ebeko Volcano, Kuriles. Geofluids, 2018.
Ludlamite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Ryoichi SADANAGA and Michiaki BUNNO (1974) THE WAKABAYASHI MINERAL COLLECTION Bulletin No. 7 The University Museum, The University of Tokyo
Ludwigite
Formula: Mg2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Luobusaite ?
Formula: Fe0.84Si2
Description: Fe30Si70
Reference: S. ISHIMARU, S. ARAI and H. SHUKUNO (2009) Metals in oxidized and metasomatized peridotite xenoliths derived from the mantle wedge. Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts 2009.
Luzonite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Lyonsite
Formula: Cu3Fe4(VO4)6
Lyonsite var: Cu-rich lyonsite
Formula: Cu3Fe4(VO4)6
Reference: I. V. Pekov, N. V. Zubkova, D. Yu. Chernyshov, M. E. Zelenski, V. O. Yapaskurt, D. Yu. Pushcharovskii (2013): A new Cu-rich variety of lyonsite from fumarolic sublimates of the Tolbachik volcano (Kamchatka, Russia) and its crystal structure. Doklady Earth Sciences. 448(1),112-116
Macfallite
Formula: Ca2Mn3+3(SiO4)(Si2O7)(OH)3
Reference: Miyajima, N., Osawa, S., Miura, H., Kikuchi, T. and Hiriya, Yu (1994) Proceedings of the 9th Quadrennial International Association on the Genesis of Ore Deposits (IAGOD) Symposium (Beijing), 603-616.
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Madocite
Formula: Pb19(Sb,As)16S43
Reference: ISHIYAMA, D., MATSUEDA, H., & MATSUBAYA, O. (1990). Copper-lead-zinc mineralization at the Hayakawa and Shakako deposits, Jokoku-Katsuraoka mining area, southwestern Hokkaido, Japan. JOURNAL OF MINERALOGY, PETROLOGY AND ECONOMIC GEOLOGY, 85(7), 341-353.
Maghemite
Formula: (Fe3+0.670.33)Fe3+2O4
Reference: Imai, H. (1978) Geological studies of the mineral deposits in Japan and East Asia. p232 (University of Tokyo Press)
Magnesio-arfvedsonite
Formula: {Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Magnesioferrite
Formula: MgFe3+2O4
Reference: Nagata (1982) Ganseki-Koubutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi, 77, 23-31.
Magnesio-foitite (TL)
Formula: (□,Na)(Mg2Al)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: [AmMin 85:1562]
Magnesiohatertite (TL)
Formula: (Na,Ca)2Ca(Mg,Fe3+)2(AsO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Lykova, I.S., Koshlyakova, N.N., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F.,Agakhanov,A.A., Britvin, S.N., Turchkova, A.G., Sidorov, E.G. and Giester, G. (2016) Magnesiohatertite, IMA 2016-078. CNMNC Newsletter No. 34, December 2016, page 1319; Mineralogical Magazine, 80, 1315–1321
Magnesio-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Magnesite var: Breunnerite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)CO3
Reference: Goryachev, N.A., Vikent’eva, O.V., Bortnikov, N.S., Prokof’ev, V.Y., Alpatov, V.A., and Golub, V.V. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(5), 362-390.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 85 localities in this region.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Majzlanite (TL)
Formula: K2Na(ZnNa)Ca(SO4)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Siidra, O.I., Nazarchuk, E.V., Zaitsev, A.N. and Shilovskikh, V.V. (2018) Majzlanite, IMA 2018-016. CNMNC Newsletter No 43, June 2018, page 784; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 779-785
Makovickyite
Formula: Cu1.12Ag0.81Pb0.27Bi5.35S9
Reference: Yuya Izumino, Kazuo Nakashima, Mariko Nagashima (2013) Makovickyite and cupromakovickyite from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 108, #2 (April 2013), 94-100. ; Izumino, Y., Nakashima, K., & Nagashima, M. (2014). Cuprobismutite group minerals (cuprobismutite, hodrušhite, kupčíkite and padĕraite), other Bi–sulfosalts and Bi–tellurides from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 109(4), 177-190.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Maldonite
Formula: Au2Bi
Maletoyvayamite (TL)
Formula: Au3Se4Te6
Type Locality:
Reference: Tolstykh N.D., Tuhý M., Vymazalová A., Plášil J., Laufek F., Kasatkin A.V., Nestola F. (2019): Maletoyvayamite, IMA 2019-021. CNMNC Newsletter No. 50; Mineralogical Magazine: 31, doi: 10.1180/mgm.2019.46; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=15578&sid=813c77a70706fa166a7b80754bd6a1e5 (visited 23.07.2019)
Malladrite
Formula: Na2[SiF6]
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 82, pages 1038–1041, 1997
Mallardite
Formula: MnSO4 · 7H2O
Manganberzeliite
Formula: NaCa2Mn2+2(AsO4)3
Reference: Matsubara, S. (1975): Manganberzeliite from Gozaisho mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Kobutsugaku Zasshi 12, 238-52. (in Japanese); Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Kato, A., Matsuyama, F., Mouri, T. and Suzuki, Y. (2001): Arseniopleite from the Gozaisho mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natn. Sci. Mus., Tokyo, Ser. C, 27, 51-62; Matsubara, S., Kato, A., Shimizu, M., Sekiuchi, K., and Suzuki, M. (1996) Romeite from the Gozaisho mine, Iwaki, Japan. Mineralogical Journal 18, 155-160.
'Manganese'
Formula: Mn
Reference: Kaminsky, F. V., Wirth, R., Anikin, L. P., Morales, L., & Schreiber, A. (2016). Carbonado-like diamond from the Avacha active volcano in Kamchatka, Russia. Lithos, 265, 222-236.
'Manganese Oxides'
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Manganochromite
Formula: Mn2+Cr2O4
Reference: Bortnikova, S. B., Bessonova, E. P., Gavrilenko, G. M., Vernikovskaya, I. V., Bortnikova, S. P., & Palchik, N. A. (2008). HYDROGEOCHEMISTRY OF THERMAL SOURCES, MUTNOVSKY VOLCANO, SOUTH KAMCHATKA (RUSSIA). In Proceedings of the 33rd workshop on geothermal reservoir engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, SGP-TR-185.
Mangano-ferri-eckermannite (TL)
Formula: {Na}{Na2}{Mn2+4Fe3+}Si8O22(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: [Journ.Jap.Ass.Min.Petr.Econ.Geol.(1969) 62, 311-328; Nickel & Nichols, 1991]
Manganogrunerite
Formula: ☐{Mn2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Manganosite
Formula: MnO
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Manjiroite (TL)
Formula: Na(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Nambu M, Tanida K (1967) Manjirōite, a new manganese dioxide mineral, from Kohare Mine, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. Journal of the Japanese Association of Mineralogists, Petrologists and Economic Geologists 58, 39-54
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 49 localities in this region.
Margarite ?
Formula: CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Description: (listed as "calcium brittle mica")
Reference: Nagata, J. (1982)
Marialite
Formula: Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Marinaite (TL)
Formula: Cu2Fe3+O2(BO3)
Type Locality:
Reference: Chaplygin, I.V., Yudovskaya, M.A., Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Britvin, S.N., Vigasina, M.F., Pushcharovsky, D.Y., Belakovskiy, D.I., Griboedova, I.G., Kononkova, N.N. and Rassulov, V.A. (2016): Marinaite, IMA 2016-021. CNMNC Newsletter No. 32, August 2016, page 917; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 915–922
'Mariposite'
Formula: K(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection; Harada, Akira, Takashi Yamada, Satoshi Matsubara, Ritsuro Miyawaki, Masako Shigeoka, Hiroshi Miyajima, and Hiroshi Sakurai. (2012) "Dukeite from the Kinkei mine, Chino City, Nagano Prefecture, Japan." Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. C, 38, pp. 1–5, December 22, 2012
Markhininite (TL)
Formula: TlBi(SO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Filatov, S.K., Vergasova, L.P., Siidra, O.I., Krivovichev, S.V. and Kretser, Y.L. (2013) Markhininite , IMA 2012-040. CNMNC Newsletter No. 15, February 2013, page 2; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 1-12.; Siidra, O.I., Vergasova, L.P., Krivovichev, S.V., Kretser, Y.L., Zaitsev, A.N. and Filatov, S.K. (2014): Unique thallium mineralization in the fumaroles of Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. I. Markhininite, TlBi(SO4)2. Mineralogical Magazine 78, 1687-1698. ; Siidra, O. I., Vergasova, L. P., Kretser, Y. L., Polekhovsky, Y. S., Filatov, S. K., & Krivovichev, S. V. (2014). Unique thallium mineralization in the fumaroles of Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. III. Evdokimovite, Tl4 (VO) 3 (SO4) 5 (H2O) 5. Mineralogical Magazine, 78(7), 1711-1724.
Marsturite
Formula: NaCaMn3Si5O14(OH)
Reference: Matsubara et al (1990) Bulletin of the National Science Museum, 16, 79-89.; Matsubara S, Miyawaki R, Yokoyama K, Shimizu M, Imai H (2004) Tokyoite, Ba2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH), a new mineral from the Shiromaru mine, Okutama, Tokyo, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 99, 363-367; http://www.issp.u-tokyo.ac.jp/labs/mdcl/lab/denken/wordpress/?page_id=1969#a02; photo in: Koubutsu Doshikai (2017) Kanto-to Shuhen-no Koubutsu (279pp).; Tanaka, T. & Hamane, D. (2016) Epidote-(Sr) from Shiromaru mine, Tokyo prefecture, Japan. (conference presentation R1-P14)
Marumoite
Formula: Pb32As40S92
Reference: Shimizu, M., Ishizaki, Y., Honma, T., Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R. (2005) Dufrenoysite and marumoite from the Okoppe mine, Japan. in Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge. Proceedings of the Eighth Biennial SGA Meeting Beijing, China, 18–21 August 2005. Session 6., Springer (Berlin) 695-697. [Poster #100]
Masutomilite
Formula: (K,Rb)(Li,Mn3+,Al)3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Matildite
Formula: AgBiS2
Matteuccite
Formula: NaHSO4 · H2O
Reference: Bortnikova, S. B., Bessonova, E. P., Gavrilenko, G. M., Vernikovskaya, I. V., Bortnikova, S. P., & Palchik, N. A. (2008). HYDROGEOCHEMISTRY OF THERMAL SOURCES, MUTNOVSKY VOLCANO, SOUTH KAMCHATKA (RUSSIA). In Proceedings of the 33rd workshop on geothermal reservoir engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, SGP-TR-185.
Mawsonite
Formula: Cu6Fe2SnS8
Mcbirneyite
Formula: Cu3(VO4)2
Mcgillite
Formula: (Mn,Fe)8Si6O15(OH)8Cl2
Reference: DONNAY, G., BÉTOURNAY, M. & HAMILL, G. (1980): Mcgillite, a new manganous hydroxychlorosilicate. Canadian Mineralogist 18, 31-36.
Mcguinnessite
Formula: (Mg,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Kosuge, Y. et al (1997) 10, #1, 6-9.
Mckinstryite
Formula: Ag5-xCu3+xS4
Meionite
Formula: Ca4Al6Si6O24CO3
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan)
Melanarsite (TL)
Formula: K3Cu7Fe3+O4(AsO4)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Polekhovsky, Y.S., Vigasina, M.F., Belakovskiy, D.I., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2014) Melanarsite, IMA 2014-048. CNMNC Newsletter No. 22, October 2014, page 1244; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 1241-1248
Melanophlogite
Formula: 46SiO2 · 6(N2,CO2) · 2(CH4,N2)
Melanotekite
Formula: Pb2Fe3+2(Si2O7)O2
Reference: Yamada, Y., Shiobara, Y., Hirama, T.: "Melanotekite and willemite from Numata City, Gunma Prefecture, Japan."
Melanothallite
Formula: Cu2Cl2O
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Mellizinkalite (TL)
Formula: K3Zn2Cl7
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Lykova, I.S., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Britvin, S.N. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2014) Mellizinkalite, IMA 2014-010. CNMNC Newsletter No. 20, June 2014, page 556; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 549-558.; Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Lykova, I.S., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Britvin, S.N., Pushscharovsky, D.Yu. (2015): New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. I. Mellizinkalite, K3Zn2Cl7. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 247-253.
'Melnikovite'
Melonite
Formula: NiTe2
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.); 井伊博行, & 岡田昭彦. (1991). 北海道札幌市小別沢鉱山産のテルル鉱物 (Poughite, Frohbergite, Melonite) について. 鉱物学雜誌, 20(3), 89-92.
Meneghinite
Formula: Pb13CuSb7S24
Reference: Yamaoka et al (1983) Ganseki-Koubutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi, 78, 441-448.
Meniaylovite (TL)
Formula: Ca4[(SO4)(SiF6)(AlF6)]F · 12H2O
Reference: Vulcanologiya i seismologiya (2004) (2), 3; I,V, Pekov (2007) New minerals from former Soviet Union countries 1998-2006, - Miner. Almanac, v.11, p. 34-35.
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Merenskyite
Formula: (Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Reference: Sidorov, E. G., Ignatyev, E. K., & Chubarov, V. M. (2017, August). First find of platinum group metals in the ore of Kirganik copper–porphyry deposit (Kamchatka). In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 475, No. 2, pp. 883-886). Pleiades Publishing.
Messelite
Formula: Ca2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Kato, A. (1980) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 14, 269-286.
Metacinnabar
Formula: HgS
Metacinnabar var: Selenian Metacinnabar
Formula: Hg(S,Se)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Metaswitzerite
Formula: Mn2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Metathénardite (TL)
Formula: Na2SO4
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Zolotarev, A.A., Yapaskurt, V.O., Krivovichev, S.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Lykova, I.S., Vigasina, M.F., Kasatkin, A.V., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2016) Dioskouriite, IMA 2015-106. CNMNC Newsletter No. 30, April 2016, page 409; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 407–413.
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Mica Group'
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Microcline var: Hyalophane
Formula: (K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Microlite Group'
Formula: A2-mTa2X6-wZ-n
'Microlite Group var: Uranmicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'
Reference: Matsubara et al (1995) Mineralogical Journal, 17, 338-345
Miguelromeroite (TL)
Formula: MnMn2Mn2(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 4H2O
Type Locality:
Description: (Previously thought to be villyaellenite.)
Reference: Kampf, A.R. (2009): Miguelromeroite, the Mn analogue of sainfeldite, and redefinition of villyaellenite as an ordered intermediate in the sainfeldite-miguelromeroite series. American Mineralogist, 94, 1535-1540.
Miharaite
Formula: Cu4FePbBiS6
Reference: Izumino, Y., Nakashima, K., & Nagashima, M. (2014). Cuprobismutite group minerals (cuprobismutite, hodrušhite, kupčíkite and padĕraite), other Bi–sulfosalts and Bi–tellurides from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 109(4), 177-190.
Mikasaite (TL)
Formula: Fe2(SO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: [Mineralogical Magazine(1994) 58, 649-653; MinRec 27:203]
Milarite
Formula: K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Reference: Matsuyama & Kobayashi (1994) Chigaku Kenkyu, 43, 77-82.
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Millosevichite
Formula: (Al,Fe)2(SO4)3
Reference: http://www.kscnet.ru/ivs/conferences/kasp/JKASP04_circular2.pdf
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Mirabilite
Formula: Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Mitridatite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: Matsubara and Kato (1980) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 14, 269-286.
Mitscherlichite
Formula: K2CuCl4 · 2H2O
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Lykova, I.S., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G., Britvin, S.N., Pushscharovsky, D.Yu. (2015): New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. I. Mellizinkalite, K3Zn2Cl7. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 247-253.
Mogánite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Matsubara and Miyawaki (2006) Catalogue of Japanese Minerals. (Tokai University Press)
Moissanite
Formula: SiC
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 42 localities in this region.
'Molybdenite-3R'
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Znamenskii V.S., Lebedev L.M., Sidorenko G.A. (1970) On molybdenite from middle-cretaceous volcanic rocks of Iturup island (Kuril Islands), - DAN USSR, v.193, N4, pp. 898-901 (in Rus.).
'Molybdenum'
Formula: Mo
Molybdite
Formula: MoO3
Reference: http://maurice.strahlen.org/kurilles/kurilles.htm; Yudovskaya, M. A., Distler, V. V., Chaplygin, I. V., Mokhov, A. V., Trubkin, N. V., & Gorbacheva, S. A. (2006). Gaseous transport and deposition of gold in magmatic fluid: evidence from the active Kudryavy volcano, Kurile Islands. Mineralium Deposita, 40(8), 828.
Molysite
Formula: FeCl3
Reference: http://www.kscnet.ru/ivs/conferences/kasp/JKASP04_circular2.pdf
Momoiite
Formula: (Mn2+,Ca)3V3+2(SiO4)3
'Monazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Monohydrocalcite
Formula: CaCO3 · H2O
Reference: Ito (1993) Ganseki-Koubutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi, 88, 485-491.
Montebrasite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Sakurai et al (1977) Ganseki-Koubutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi, 72, 13-27.
Monteponite
Formula: CdO
Reference: http://maurice.strahlen.org/kurilles/kurilles.htm
Monticellite
Formula: CaMgSiO4
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Mooihoekite
Formula: Cu9Fe9S16
Reference: Kitakaze, A. (2010). Sulfide blebs in andesite from the lava dome, Tarumai volcano, Hokkaido, Japan. Japanese Magazine of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 39, 104-109.
Moorhouseite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Mn)SO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Bortnikova, S. B., Bessonova, E. P., Gavrilenko, G. M., Vernikovskaya, I. V., Bortnikova, S. P., & Palchik, N. A. (2008). HYDROGEOCHEMISTRY OF THERMAL SOURCES, MUTNOVSKY VOLCANO, SOUTH KAMCHATKA (RUSSIA). In Proceedings of the 33rd workshop on geothermal reservoir engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, SGP-TR-185.
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Morimotoite
Formula: Ca3(Ti,Fe2+,Fe3+)2((Si,Fe3+)O4)3
Reference: Grapes, R., Yagi, K., and Okumura, K. (1979) Aenigmatite, sodic pyroxene, arfvedsonite and associated minerals in syenites from Morotu, Sakhalin. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 69, 97–103.
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Mullite
Formula: Al4+2xSi2-2xO10-x
Reference: Matsubara et al (1998) Ganko-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 34.
Munakataite
Formula: Pb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Matsubara, S. et al. (2008): Journal of Mineralogical & Petrological Sciences 103, 327-332; Ohnishi, M., & Shimobayashi, N. (2011). Tsumebite from the Kisamori mine, Akita Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 106(1), 51-56.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 94 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Phengite
Formula: KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 54 localities in this region.
Muthmannite
Formula: AuAgTe2
Reference: Spiridonov, E. M., Filimonov, S. V., & Bryzgalov, I. A. (2009, April). Solid solution fisnhesserite-naumannite (Ag, Au) 2 Se in ores of the volcanogenic gold deposit Ozernovskoye, Kamchatka. In Doklady Earth Sciences (Vol. 425, No. 2, pp. 415-418). SP MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica.
Mutnovskite (TL)
Formula: Pb4As2S6ICl
Type Locality:
Reference: M. Zelenski et al.: Am. Min. 91:21-28 (2006); American Mineralogist, Volume 94, pages 1312–1324, 2009
Nabokoite (TL)
Formula: KCu7(SO4)5(Te4+O3)OCl
Reference: Zapiski Vses. Mineralog. Obshch.(1987) 116, 358-367; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Nacrite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: 米田哲朗. (1989). 北海道南白老重晶石・カオリン鉱床の粘土鉱物組成. 粘土科学, 29(2), 69-80.
Nagashimalite (TL)
Formula: Ba4(V,Ti)4B2Si8O27(O,OH)2Cl
Reference: Matsubara, S., & Kato, A. (1980) Nagashimalite, Ba4 (V3+, Ti) 4 [(O, OH) 2| Cl| Si8B2O27], a new mineral from the Mogurazawa mine, Gumma prefecture, Japan. Mineralogical Journal, 10(3), 122-130.
Nakauriite
Formula: Cu8(SO4)4(CO3)(OH)6 · 48H2O
Reference: Kosuge, Y. et al (1997) 10, #1, 6-9.
Nambulite (TL)
Formula: LiMn2+4Si5O14(OH)
Reference: Yoshii, M., Aoki, Y., Maeda, K., (1972) Nambulite, a new lithium- and sodiumbearing manganese silicate from the Funakozawa mine, northeastern Japan. Mineralogical Journal (Japan): 7: 29-44.
Nataliyamalikite (TL)
Formula: TlI
Type Locality:
Reference: Okrugin, V., Favero, M., Liu, A., Etschmann, B., Plutahina, C.Y., Moskaleva, S., Chubarov, M.V., Lukasheva, M.V., Kozlov, V.V., Mills, S.J. and Brugger, J. (2016)Nataliyamalikite, IMA 2016-022. CNMNC Newsletter No. 32, August 2016, page 918; Mineralogical Magazine, 80:915–922
Natrite
Formula: Na2CO3
Natroalunite
Formula: NaAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Natroalunite-2c' (FRL)
Formula: (Na,Ca0.5,K)Al3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Amer.Min.(1982) 67, 114-119; Mineralogical Journal Vol. 20 (1998) , No. 1 pp 1-8
Natroaphthitalite (TL)
Formula: KNa3(SO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Shchipalkina, N.V., Pekov, I.V., Chukanov, N.V., Zubkova, N.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Koshlyakova, N.N., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G. and Vozchikova, S.A. (2018) Natroaphthitalite, IMA 2018-091. CNMNC Newsletter No. 46, December 2018, page xxxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: xxxx–xxxx.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Natronambulite (TL)
Formula: (Na,Li)(Mn,Ca)4Si5O14OH
Reference: Mineral.Journ.Japan (1985) 12, 332-340
Naumannite
Formula: Ag2Se
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Nekrasovite
Formula: Cu26V2(Sn,As,Sb)6S32
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Miyawaki, R. (2006) Catalogue of Japanese Minerals (National Science Museum); CHIMIZU, M. (1993). On nekrasovite, chatkalite, kuramite-stannite, colusite and stannoidite from the Suttsu mine, Hokkaido. A Study on Ore Textures by Optical Microscopy and EPMA.
Neotocite
Formula: (Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Népouite
Formula: (Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Matsubara (1996) Memoirs of the National Science Museum, 29, 33-40.
Nesquehonite
Formula: MgCO3 · 3H2O
Reference: http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/chlorartinite.pdf
Neyite
Formula: Ag2Cu6Pb25Bi26S68
Reference: Yokoro, Y. and Nakashima, K. (2010): Ag-Cu-Pb-Bi-S Minerals Newly Discovered from the Ohori Base Metal Deposit, Yamagata Prefecture, NE Japan: Implications for Bi-metallogenesis in the Green-Tuff Region. Resource Geology, 60, 1-17.
Nickel
Formula: Ni
Nickelhexahydrite
Formula: (Ni,Mg,Fe)SO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Bortnikova, S. B., Bessonova, E. P., Gavrilenko, G. M., Vernikovskaya, I. V., Bortnikova, S. P., & Palchik, N. A. (2008). HYDROGEOCHEMISTRY OF THERMAL SOURCES, MUTNOVSKY VOLCANO, SOUTH KAMCHATKA (RUSSIA). In Proceedings of the 33rd workshop on geothermal reservoir engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, SGP-TR-185.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Nickenichite
Formula: Na0.8Ca0.4Cu0.4(Mg,Fe)3(AsO4)3
Reference: Stephan Wolfsried collection (from material analysed by Igor Pekov)
Nicksobolevite (TL)
Formula: Cu7(SeO3)2O2Cl6
Type Locality:
Reference: Vergasova, L.P., Semenova, T.F.,Krivovichev, S.V., Filatov, S.K., Zolotarev,A.A., Jr and Ananiev, V.V. (2013) Nicksobolevite, IMA 2012-097. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2699; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709.; Vergasova, L.P., Semenova, T.F., Krivovichev, S.V., Filatov, S.K., Zolotarev, A.A. (2014): Nicksobolevite, Cu7(SeO3)2O2Cl6, a new complex copper oxoselenite chloride from Tolbachik fumaroles, Kamchatka. European Journal of Mineralogy, 26, 439-449.
Nishanbaevite (TL)
Formula: KAl2O(AsO4)(SO4)
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov I.V., Zubkova N.V., Yapaskurt V.O., Belakovskiy D.I., Britvin S.N., Agakhanov A.A., Turchkova A.G., Sidorov E.G., Pushcharovsky D.Y. (2019): Nishanbaevite, IMA 2019-012. CNMNC Newsletter No. 50; Mineralogical Magazine: 31, doi: 10.1180/mgm.2019.46; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=15578&sid=813c77a70706fa166a7b80754bd6a1e5 (visited 23.07.2019)
Nitratine
Formula: NaNO3
Reference: Akira Kato (1973) Sakurai Koubutsu Hyohon, 35.
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Astakhov, A. S., Tiedemann, R., Murdmaa, I. O., Bogdanova, O. Y., Mozherovsky, A. V., & Sereda, N. A. (2006). Manganese carbonates in the upper Quaternary sediments of the Deryugin Basin (Sea of Okhotsk). Oceanology, 46(5), 716-729.
Nordstrandite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: American Mineralogist (1986): 71, 1022-1027.
Novograblenovite (TL)
Formula: (NH4)MgCl3 · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Okrugin, V.M., Kudaeva, S.S., Karimova, O.V., Yakubovich, O.V., Belakovskiy, D.I., Chukanov, N.V., Zolotarev, A.A., Gurzhiy, V.V., Zinovieva, N.G., Shiryaev, A.A., Kartashov, P.M. (2017): Novograblenovite, IMA 2017-060. CNMNC Newsletter No. 39, October 2017, page 1284; Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 1279–1286; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.phpf=5&t=14029&sid=1bd8fea6f10174ac7bdd04a79c06bffd (2017)
Nsutite
Formula: (Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Nuffieldite
Formula: Cu1.4Pb2.4Bi2.4Sb0.2S7
Okhotskite (TL)
Formula: Ca2Mn3+Mn3+2(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Togari, K., & Akasaka, M. (1987). Okhotskite, a new mineral, an Mn3+-dominant member of the pumpellyite group, from the Kokuriki mine, Hokkaido, Japan. Mineralogical Magazine, 51(62), 611-614.
Olenite
Formula: Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Reference: Matsuyama and Kobayashi (1995) Chigaku Kenkyu, 44, 3-9.
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Akira Kato (2009) Explanations of distributed specimens at the Ordinary Meeting of Mumeikai Group, No. 28 (November 2009).
Olsacherite
Formula: Pb2(Se6+O4)(SO4)
Reference: Pekov, I. V., Zubkova, N. V., Britvin, S. N., Yapaskurt, V. O., Chukanov, N. V., Lykova, I. S., ... & Pushcharovsky, D. Y. (2015). New zinc and potassium chlorides from fumaroles of the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka, Russia: mineral data and crystal chemistry. III. Cryobostryxite, KZnCl3· 2H2O. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27(6), 805-812
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Alfredo Petrov specimens, received from Colorstone Mithrill, Tokyo.
Opal var: Opal-CT
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: T. Nakanishi, E. Izawa, K. Watanabe (2003) Mineralogical and Geochemical Characteristics of Siliceous Sinter in Japan. Proceedings 25* NZ Geothermal Workshop 2003 pp155-160.
Orientite
Formula: Ca8Mn3+10(SiO4)3(Si3O10)3(OH)10 · 4H2O
Reference: Miyajima, N., Osawa, S., Miura, H., Kikuchi, T. and Hiriya, Yu (1994) Proceedings of the 9th Quadrennial International Association on the Genesis of Ore Deposits (IAGOD) Symposium (Beijing), 603-616.
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Orthoclase var: Arsenian Orthoclase
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Orthoclase var: Barian Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Osarizawaite (TL)
Formula: Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Min.Journ.Japan (1961) 3, 181-194
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Osmium var: Iridosmine
Formula: (Os,Ir)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Owyheeite
Formula: Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Oxycalciopyrochlore
Formula: Ca2Nb2O6O
Habit: octahedral crystals or anhedral grains up to 10mm across
Colour: dark brown to amber yellow
Reference: Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Yokoyama, K., Momma, K., Shigeoka, M., and Hashimoto, E. (2013) Pyrochlore and microlite in a pegmatite at Atagoyama, Koriyama City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science, Ser. C, 39, 1–6.
Oxystibiomicrolite
Formula: (Sb3+,Ca)2Ta2O6O
Description: (Reported as "stibiomicrolite".)
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Ozerovaite (TL)
Formula: Na2KAl3(AsO4)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Shablinskii, A.P., Vergasova, L.P.,Filatov, S.K., Avdontseva. E.Y. and Moskaleva, S.V. (2016) Ozerovaite, IMA 2016-019. CNMNC Newsletter No. 32, August 2016, page 917; Mineralogical Magazine, 80: 915–922
Padĕraite
Formula: Cu7[(Cu,Ag)0.33Pb1.33Bi11.33]S22
Reference: Izumino, Y., Nakashima, K., & Nagashima, M. (2014). Cuprobismutite group minerals (cuprobismutite, hodrušhite, kupčíkite and padĕraite), other Bi–sulfosalts and Bi–tellurides from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 109(4), 177-190.
Palmierite
Formula: (K,Na)2Pb(SO4)2
Reference: Zelenski, M.E., Zubkova, N.V., Pekov, I.V., Polekhovsky, Yu.S. & Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2012): Cupromolybdite, Cu3O(MoO4)2, a new fumarolic mineral from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. European Journal of Mineralogy, 24, 749-757.
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Pansnerite (TL)
Formula: K3Na3(Fe3+,Al)6(AsO4)8
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Koshlyakova, N.N., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Yapaskurt, V.O., Agakhanov, A.A., Britvin, S.N., Turchkova, A.G., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2017) Pansnerite, IMA 2016-103. CNMNC Newsletter No. 36, April 2017, page 406; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 403–409.
Paraberzeliite (TL)
Formula: NaCa2Mg2(AsO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Koshlyakova, N.N., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2018) Paraberzeliite, IMA 2018-001. CNMNC Newsletter No 43, June 2018, page 780; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: 779-785
Parabrandtite
Formula: Ca2Mn2+(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Colour: colourless
Fluorescence: no
Description: Feb. 2010: Single crystal XRD identification, G. Giester & F. Neuhold
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection (named parabrandtite on original japanese label, but no analytical data presented). Feb. 2010: Single crystal XRD identification, G. Giester & F. Neuhold
Paracostibite ?
Formula: CoSbS
Description: (Chemistry only, no x-ray data, so might possibly be costibite.)
Reference: Ichikawa and Matsueda (1980) Kouzan Chishitsu, 30, 37.
Parageorgbokiite (TL)
Formula: Cu5(SeO3)2O2Cl2
Type Locality:
Reference: L. P. Vergasova, S. V. Krivovichev, S. K. Filatov, S. N. Britvin, P. C. Burns & V. V. Ananyev (2006): Parageorgbokiite, beta-Cu5O2(SeO3)2Cl2 – a new mineral from volcanic exhalation (Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia). Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society 135(4), 24–28.
Pararammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Ishiyama, D. et al (1982) Journal of the Mining College, Akita University, Ser. A, Mining Geology, 6, #2, 149-171.
Pararealgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Miyawaki, R. (2005) Bulletin of the National Science Museum (Tokyo), 31, 1-6.; 松原聰, & 宮脇律郎. (2005). 群馬県西ノ牧鉱山産パラ鶏冠石とアラクラン石. Bulletin of the National Science Museum. Series C, Geology & paleontology, 31, 1-6.
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: N. V. Chukanov, M. N. Murashko, A. E. Zadov & A. F. Bushmakin (2006): Avdoninite, K2Cu5Cl8(OH)4• H2O, a new mineral from volcanic exhalations and from the zone of technogenesis at massive sulphide ore deposits. Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society 135(3), 38–42; Chukanov, N. V., Murashko, M. N., Zadov, A. E., & Bushmakin, A. F. (2007). Avdoninite, K 2 Cu 5 Cl 8 (OH) 4· H 2 O, a new mineral species from volcanic exhalations and the technogenic zone at volcanic-hosted massive sulfide deposits. Geology of Ore Deposits, 49(7), 505-508.
Paratellurite
Formula: TeO2
Parawulffite (TL)
Formula: K5Na3Cu8O4(SO4)8
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Chukanov, N.V., Lykova, I.S., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2013) Parawulffite, IMA 2013-036. CNMNC Newsletter No. 17, October 2013, page 2998; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2997-3005; Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Chukanov, N.V., Lykova, I.S., Savelyev, D.P., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu. (2014): Wulffite, K3NaCu4O2(SO4)4, and parawulffite, K5Na3Cu8O4(SO4)8, two new minerals from fumarole sublimates of the Tolbachik Volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. Canadian Mineralogist, 52, 699-716
Pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Parkerite
Formula: Ni3(Bi,Pb)2S2
Reference: Haruna, Makoto et al. (2002) Mineralogical and oxygen isotope constraints on the origin of the contact-metamorphosed bedded manganese deposit at Nagasawa, Japan. The Canadian Mineralogist, 40, 1069-1089.
Parsettensite
Formula: (K,Na,Ca)7.5(Mn,Mg)49Si72O168(OH)50 · nH2O
Pauflerite (TL)
Formula: (V4+O)SO4
Reference: IMA Website
Pavonite
Formula: AgBi3S5
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Pekoite
Formula: PbCuBi11S18
Reference: Izumino, Y., Nakashima, K., & Nagashima, M. (2014). Cuprobismutite group minerals (cuprobismutite, hodrušhite, kupčíkite and padĕraite), other Bi–sulfosalts and Bi–tellurides from the Obari mine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 109(4), 177-190.
Pennantite
Formula: Mn2+5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Akira Kato (undated manuscript): Country rock and Minerals of the Kaso mine, Kanuma City, Tochigi Prefecture. (in japanese)
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Pentlandite var: Argentian Pentlandite
Formula: (Ni,Fe,Ag)9S8
Reference: The Mineral Species of Japan (5th ed) Matsubara
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
'Petrified Wood'
Petrovskaite
Formula: AuAgS
Reference: Savva, N. E., Palyanova, G. А., & Kolova, Е. Е. (2014). Gold and silver minerals and conditions of their formation at the Dorozhnoye deposit (Magadan region, Russia). Nat. Resour, 5, 47.
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Akira Kato (2009) Explanations of distributed specimens at the Ordinary Meeting of Mumeikai Group, No. 28 (November 2009).
Pharmazincite (TL)
Formula: KZnAsO4
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Zubkova, N.V. and Sidorov, E.G. (2014) Pharmazincite, IMA 2014-015. CNMNC Newsletter No. 21, August 2014, page 798; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 797-804.
Philipsbornite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
'Phillipsite'
Phillipsite-Ca
Formula: (Ca0.5,K,Na,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Reference: Harada et al (1967) American Mineralogist, 52, 1785-1794.
Phillipsite-Na
Formula: (Na,K,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Chiba et al (1995) Bulletin of the National Science Museum (Tokyo), 21, 61-69.
Philoxenite (TL)
Formula: (K,Na,Pb)4(Na,Ca)2(Mg,Cu)3(Fe3+0.5Al0.5)(SO4)8
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Agakhanov, A.A., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Britvin, S.N., Turchkova, A.G., Sidorov, E.G., Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2016): Philoxenite, IMA No. 2015-108. CNMNC Newsletter No. 30, April 2016, page 410; Mineralogical Magazine: 80: 407–413
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Phlogopite var: Manganoan Phlogopite
Formula: K(Mg,Mn)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phosphohedyphane
Formula: Ca2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Hirama, T, Yamada, T., Shiobara, Y., Nakamura, H., Kosuge, Y., Fujiwara, T. (2011): "Pb-containing apatite supergroup minerals from Numata City, Gunma Prefecture, Japan." Abstracts for Annual Meeting of Japan Association of Mineralogical Sciences 2011(0), 146-146.
Phosphosiderite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Sakurai, K. (1986) Chigaku Kenkyu, 37, 137-145.
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
'Picrotephroite'
Reference: Lee, D. E. (1955)
Piemontite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Piemontite-(Sr)
Formula: {CaSr}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Pilsenite
Formula: Bi4Te3
Reference: Satoshi Matsubara, Ritsuro Miyawaki, Kazumi Yokoyama, Masako Shigeoka, Akira Harada, Takashi Yamada, Kazuko Kawashima, Koichi Shimizu, Hiroshi Miyajima (2010) Bi-Te minerals from the Mukaidani mine, Chino City, Nagano Prefecture, Japan. (Meeting of the Mineralogical Society of Japan)
Pirquitasite
Formula: Ag2ZnSnS4
Reference: Kojima et al (1979) Kouzan Chishitsu, 29, 197-206.; Min. Jour. (Japan): 15:222-232.
Pitticite
Formula: (Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Reference: Savva, N. E., Palyanova, G. А., & Kolova, Е. Е. (2014). Gold and silver minerals and conditions of their formation at the Dorozhnoye deposit (Magadan region, Russia). Nat. Resour, 5, 47.
Piypite (TL)
Formula: K4Cu4O2(SO4)4 · (Na,Cu)Cl
Reference: Vergasova L.P., Filatov S.K., Serafimova E.K., Stalova G.L. (1984) Doklady URSS Academy of Sciences, Earth Science Sections, 275, 714-717; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Plancheite
Formula: Cu8(Si8O22)(OH)4 · H2O
Reference: Akira Kato (1973) Sakurai Koubutsu Hyohon, 63. (Sakurai collection); Ohnishi, M., & Shimobayashi, N. (2011). Tsumebite from the Kisamori mine, Akita Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 106(1), 51-56.
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Platinum var: Ferroan Platinum
Formula: (Pt,Fe)
Reference: Urashima, Y., & Wakabayashi, T. (1972). Mineral compositions of placer platinum from Teshio in Hokkaido, Japan(Quantitative analysis and identification of chemical properties of minerals in Japanese placer platinoids). Kagoshima Daigaku Rika Hokoku,(Kagoshima), (21), 119-135.
Platinum var: Rhodic Platinum
Formula: (Pt,Rh)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data
Plattnerite
Formula: PbO2
Reference: http://maurice.strahlen.org/kurilles/kurilles.htm
'Plessite'
Pliniusite (TL)
Formula: Ca5(VO4)3F
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Koshlyakova, N.N., Krzątała, A., Belakovskiy, D.I., Galuskina, I.O., Galuskin, E.V., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G., Vapnik, Y. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2018) Pliniusite, IMA 2018-031. CNMNC Newsletter No. 44, August 2018, page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: xxx–xxx
Plombièrite
Formula: [Ca4Si6O16(OH)2 · 2H2O]·(Ca·5H2O)
Plumbogummite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Yamada et al (2001) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 69.
Plumbonacrite
Formula: Pb5O(OH)2(CO3)3
Reference: Miyawaki, R., Matsubara, S. and Hashimoto, E., 1997 in Bull. of the National Science Museum, Series C: Geology and Paleontology, v.23: p.27-33.
Pollucite
Formula: (Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Description: massive
Reference: Sakurai et al (1977) Ganseki-Koubutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi, 72, 13-27.
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Polycrase-(Y)
Formula: Y(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Reference: Keiichi Omori; Shuzo Hasegawa (1955) Chemical Compositions of the Mineral Belonging to Euxenite -Polycrase Series from the Nekonaki Pegmatites in Ishikawa Town, Fukushima Prefecture. Journal of the Mineralogical Society of Japan; 2:268-274; (Japanese)
Polydymite
Formula: Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Polydymite var: Cobaltoan Polydymite
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 22:223.
Ponomarevite (TL)
Formula: K4Cu4Cl10O
Reference: DAN-SSSR,(1988) 300, 1197-1200; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Vergasova L P, Filatov S K, Serafimova E K, Semenova T F (1988) Ponomarevite K4Cu4OCl10 - a new mineral from volcanic sublimates, Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR 300, 1197-1200
Popovite (TL)
Formula: Cu5O2(AsO4)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2013) Popovite, IMA 2013-060. CNMNC Newsletter No. 17, October 2013, page 3003; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2997-3005.
Poppiite
Formula: Ca2V3+V3+2(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
Reference: Nagashima, M., Matsumoto, T., Yamada, T., Takizawa, M., and Momma, K.(2018) Crystal chemistry of poppiite, V-analogue of pumpellyite, from the Komatsu mine, Saitama Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 113, 251-262.
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Kato, A. (1973) Sakurai Koubutsu Hyohon, 44; Alfredo Petrov collection; Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Potassic-ferri-leakeite (TL)
Formula: [K][Na2][Mg2Fe3+2Li]Si8O22(OH)2
Type Locality:
Description: The mineral occurs in pegmatite-like veinlets that cut a Mn ore body in the Tanohata mine. It is associated with quartz, K-feldspar, V-dominant manganneptunite, suzukiite, roscoelite, and serandite.
Reference: S. Matsubara et al (2002) J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci. 97, 177-184.
Poubaite
Formula: PbBi2(Se,Te,S)4
Reference: 島倉広至, 三浦貴生, 浜根大輔, 松枝大治, & 三浦裕行. (2015). 北海道手稲鉱山産 Te, Bi, As 鉱物. 北海道大学地球物理学研究報告, 78, 19-35.
Poughite
Formula: Fe3+2(TeO3)2(SO4)(H2O)2 · H2O
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Prewittite (TL)
Formula: KPb1.5ZnCu6(SeO3)2O2Cl10
Type Locality:
Habit: Separate tabular crystals up to 0.2 mm in maximum dimension.
Colour: Olive green
Reference: Shuvalov, R.R., Vergasova, L.P., Semenova, T.F., Filatov, S.K., Krivovichev, S.V., Siidra, O.I., Rudashevsky, N.S. (2013): Prewittite, KPb1.5Cu6Zn(SeO3)2O2Cl10, a new mineral from Tolbachik fumaroles, Kamchatka peninsula, Russia: description and crystal structure. American Mineralogist, 98, 463–469.
Proto-anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Lapis 29(1), 47 (2004)
Proto-ferro-suenoite (TL)
Formula: ☐{Mn2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: AmMin 84:196; Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences: 97: 127-136.; Sueno, S., Matsuura, S., Bunno, M., & Kurosawa, M. (2002). Occurrence and crystal chemical features of protoferro-anthophyllite and protomangano-ferro-anthophyllite from Cheyenne Canyon and Cheyenne Mountain, USA and Hirukawa-mura, Suisho-yama, and Yokone-yama, Japan. Journal of mineralogical and petrological sciences, 97(4), 127-136.
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Pseudobrookite
Formula: Fe2TiO5
Pseudolyonsite (TL)
Formula: Cu3(VO4)2
Reference: Zelenski, M.E., Zubkova, N.V., Pekov, I.V., Boldyreva, M.M., Pushcharovsky, D.Yu., Nekrasov, A.N. (2011): Pseudolyonsite, Cu3(VO4)2, a new mineral species from the Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. European Journal of Mineralogy, 23, (in press).
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Pucherite
Formula: Bi(VO4)
Reference: Miyawaki et al (1999) Bulletin of the National Science Museum, 25, 59-64.
'Pumpellyite'
Pumpellyite-(Al)
Formula: Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Pumpellyite-(Mg)
Formula: Ca2MgAl2(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Kato & Kishima (1996) Kanagawa Shizenshi Shiryo, 17, 95-107.
Pumpellyite-(Mn2+) (TL)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Kato, A. et al (1981) Bulletin de Mineralogie, 104, 396-399.
Puninite (TL)
Formula: Na2Cu3O(SO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Siidra, O.I., Nazarchuk, E.V., Lukina, E.A., Zaitsev, A.N., Avdontseva, E.Y., Vergasova, L.P., Filatov, S.K., Vlasenko, N.S., Turner, R. and Karpov, G.A. (2015) Puninite, IMA 2015-012. CNMNC Newsletter No. 26, August 2015, page 942; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 941-947; Siidra, O.I., Nazarchuk, E.V., Zaitsev, A.N., Lukina, E.A., Avdontseva, E.Y., Vergasova, L.P., Vlasenko, N.S., Filatov, S.K., Turner, R., Karpov, G.A. (2017) Copper oxosulphates from fumaroles of Tolbachik Vulcano: puninite, Na2Cu3O(SO4)3 - a new mineral species and structure refinements of kamchatkite and alumoklyuchevskite. European Journal of Mineralogy: 29: 499-510.
'Pyralspite'
Reference: Miyashiro, A. (1958) Journal of the Faculty of Science, Tokyo University, sec.II, 11, 219.
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
'Pyribole'
Description: filiform inclusions in colorless quartz crystals
Reference: Quartz, vol. 18 (April 2006), cover photo
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 276 localities in this region.
Pyrite var: Arsenian Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Goryachev, N.A., Vikent’eva, O.V., Bortnikov, N.S., Prokof’ev, V.Y., Alpatov, V.A., and Golub, V.V. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(5), 362-390.
Pyrite var: Cobaltoan Pyrite
Formula: (Fe,Co)S2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 22:223.
Pyrite var: Nickelian Pyrite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Watanabe, T. (1959) Mineralogical Journal, 2, 6, 408-421
'Pyrochlore'
Habit: octahedral crystals or anhedral grains up to 10mm across
Colour: dark brown to amber yellow
Reference: Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Yokoyama, K., Momma, K., Shigeoka, M., and Hashimoto, E. (2013) Pyrochlore and microlite in a pegmatite at Atagoyama, Koriyama City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science, Ser. C, 39, 1–6.
Pyrochroite
Formula: Mn(OH)2
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Localities: Reported from at least 60 localities in this region.
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Pyrope
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: E. Takazawa et al. , Journal of Petrology, V 40, N 12, December 1999, pp. 1827-1851.
Pyrophanite
Formula: Mn2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Pyrosmalite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Pyrosmalite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
'Pyroxene Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Pyroxmangite
Formula: MnSiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 87 localities in this region.
Pyrrhotite var: Nickeloan Pyrrhotite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)7S8
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 22:112.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 369 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Carnelian
Reference: Michael Meder collection
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Ferruginous Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Jasper
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
'Quartz-beta'
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Kato, A. (2009) Explanation of distributed specimens at the ordinary meeting of Mumeikai Group, No. 28 (November, 2009), 438-439.
Quenselite
Formula: PbMnO2(OH)
Reference: Nambu & Yoshida (1993) Abstract of the Meeting of three Mineralogical Societies of Japan, 53.
Quenstedtite
Formula: Fe2(SO4)3 · 11H2O
Reference: Miura et al. (1994) Mineralogical Magazine, 58, 649-653
Qusongite
Formula: WC
Rambergite
Formula: MnS
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Ramdohrite
Formula: Pb5.9Fe0.1Mn0.1In0.1Cd0.2Ag2.8Sb10.8S24
Description: (= uchucchacuaite)
Reference: AMNH specimen
Rammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Goryachev, N.A., Vikent’eva, O.V., Bortnikov, N.S., Prokof’ev, V.Y., Alpatov, V.A., and Golub, V.V. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(5), 362-390.
Ramsdellite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Ranciéite
Formula: (Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Rectorite
Formula: (Na,Ca)Al4((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: INOUE, A., & UTADA, M. (1991). Hydrothermal Alteration in the Kamikita Kuroko Mineralization Area. Mining Geology, 41(228), 203-218.
Reddingite
Formula: (Mn2+,Fe2+)3(PO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Matsubara & Kato (1980) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 14, 269-286.
Renierite
Formula: (Cu1+,Zn)11Fe4(Ge4+,As5+)2S16
Revdite
Formula: Na16Si16O27(OH)26 · 28H2O
Reference: Bortnikova, S. B., Bessonova, E. P., & Zelenskii, M. E. (2005). Hydrogeochemistry of thermal springs at Ebeco volcano (Kuril Islands). In Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2005. Antalia, Turkey, 24-29 April.
Rhabdoborite-(V) (TL)
Formula: Mg12(V5+,Mo6+,W6+)1 · 5O6{[BO3]6-x[(P,As)O4]xF2-x} (x < 1)
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Koshlyakova, N.N., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Agakhanov, A.A., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2018) Rhabdoborite-(V), IMA 2017-108. CNMNC Newsletter No. 42, April 2018, page 448; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 445-451.
Rhabdoborite-(W) (TL)
Formula: Mg12(W6+,V5+)1 · 5O6{[BO3]6–x[(P,As)O4]xF2–x} (x < 1)
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Koshlyakova, N.N., Belakovskiy, D.I., Vigasina, M.F., Agakhanov, A.A., Britvin, S.N., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2018) Rhabdoborite-(W), IMA 2017-109. CNMNC Newsletter No. 42, April 2018, page 449; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: 445-451.
Rheniite (TL)
Formula: ReS2
Reference: Znamenskiy V.S., Korzhinsky M.A., Steinberg G.S., Tkachenko S.I., Yakushev A.I., Laputina I.P., Bryzgalov I.A., Samotoin N.D., Magazina L.O., Kuzmina O.V., Organova N.I., Rassulov V.A., Chaplygin I.V. (2005): Zapiski Vse.Mineral.Obshch., 134(5), 32-40; Canadian Mineralogist (2005) 43, 834.; Chaplygin, I.V., Mozgova, N.N., Magazina, L.O., Kuznetsova, O.Yu., Safonov, Yu.G., Bryzgalov, I.A., Makovcký, E., Balić-Žunić, T. (2005): Kudriavite, (Cd,Pb)Bi2S4, a new mineral species from Kudriavy volcano, Iturup Island, Kuriles. Canadian Mineralogist, 43, 695-701.; Yudovskaya, M. A., Distler, V. V., Chaplygin, I. V., Mokhov, A. V., Trubkin, N. V., & Gorbacheva, S. A. (2006). Gaseous transport and deposition of gold in magmatic fluid: evidence from the active Kudryavy volcano, Kurile Islands. Mineralium Deposita, 40(8), 828.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 108 localities in this region.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 76 localities in this region.
Rhodostannite
Formula: Cu1+(Fe2+0.5Sn4+1.5)S4
Reference: Min. Jour. (Japan): 15:222-232.; Eijun Ohta (1991) Polymetallic Mineralization at the Toyoha Mine, Hokkaido, Japan. Mining Geology 41:279-295
Rhönite
Formula: Ca4[Mg8Fe3+2Ti2]O4[Si6Al6O36]
Ribbeite
Formula: Mn2+5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Kato & Matsubara (1994) Mineralogical Journal, 17, 77-82.; Akira Kato (undated manuscript): Country rock and Minerals of the Kaso mine, Kanuma City, Tochigi Prefecture. (in japanese)
Richelsdorfite
Formula: Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Reference: Matsubara et al (2003) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 46.; 島倉広至, 三浦貴生, 浜根大輔, 松枝大治, & 三浦裕行. (2015). 北海道手稲鉱山産 Te, Bi, As 鉱物. 北海道大学地球物理学研究報告, 78, 19-35.
Richterite
Formula: {Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Rickardite
Formula: Cu7Te5
Robinsonite
Formula: Pb4Sb6S13
Reference: Matsubara et al (1996) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 20.
Rockbridgeite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: Matsubara, S. & Kato, A. (1980) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 14, 269-286.
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: Nambu et al (1961) Koubutsugaku Zasshi, 5, 126-135.
Romanorlovite (TL)
Formula: K8Cu6Cl17(OH)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I.V., Zubkova, N.V., Yapaskurt, V.O., Britvin, S.N., Vigasina, M.F., Lykova, I.S., Sidorov, E.G. and Pushcharovsky, D.Y. (2014) Romanorlovite, IMA 2014-011. CNMNC Newsletter No. 20, June 2014, page 557; Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 549-558.
'Roméite Group'
Formula: A2(Sb5+)2O6Z
Reference: Matsubara, S., Miyawaki, R., Kato, A., Matsuyama, F., Mouri, T. and Suzuki, Y. (2001): Arseniopleite from the Gozaisho mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natn. Sci. Mus., Tokyo, Ser. C, 27, 51-62.; Matsubara, S., Kato, A, Shimizu, M. S., Sekiuchi, K. & Suzuki, K. (1996): Romeite from Gozaisho mine, Iwaki, Japan. Mineralogical Journal. 18 (4): 155-160
Römerite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O