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Santa Barbara Co., California, USAi
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Santa Maria105,093 (2017)
Santa Barbara91,842 (2017)
Lompoc44,164 (2017)
Goleta30,944 (2017)
Orcutt28,905 (2011)
Isla Vista23,096 (2011)
Other Languages:
French:
Comté de Santa Barbara, Californie, États-Unis
German:
Santa Barbara County, Kalifornien, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
Contea di Santa Barbara, California, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Санта-Барбара, Калифорния, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
聖巴巴拉縣, 加利福尼亚州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Santa Bárbara, California, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Santa Barbara County, Kalifornia, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة سانتا باربارا, كاليفورنيا, الولايات المتحدة
Armenian:
Սանտա Բարբարա շրջան, Կալիֆոռնիա, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Basque:
Santa Barbara konderria, Kalifornia
Bavarian:
Santa Barbara County, Kalifornien, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
সান্তা বারবারা কাউন্টি, ক্যালিফোর্নিয়া, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Санта Барбара, Калифорния, Съединени американски щати
Catalan:
Comtat de Santa Barbara, Califòrnia, Estats Units d’Amèrica
Cebuano:
Santa Barbara County, California
Corsican:
Santa Barbara County, California, Stati Uniti d'America
Czech:
Santa Barbara County, Kalifornie, Spojené státy americké
Danish:
Santa Barbara County, Californien, USA
Dutch:
Santa Barbara County, Verenigde Staten
Esperanto:
Kantono Santa Barbara, Kalifornio
Estonian:
Santa Barbara maakond, California, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان سانتا باربارا، کالیفرنیا, کالیفرنیا, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Finnish:
Santa Barbaran piirikunta, Kalifornia, Yhdysvallat
Hungarian:
Santa Barbara megye, Kalifornia, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Irish Gaelic:
Contae Santa Barbara, California, Stáit Aontaithe Mheiriceá
Japanese:
サンタバーバラ郡, カリフォルニア州, アメリカ合衆国
Judaeo-Spanish:
Santa Barbara, Kalifornia, Estados Unidos de Amerika
Kapampangan:
Santa Barbara County, California, Estados Unidos
Korean:
샌타바버라 군, 캘리포니아주, 미국
Latin:
Comitatus Barbaropolitanus, California, Civitates Foederatae Americae
Limburgian:
Santa Barbara County, Californië, Vereinegde Staote vaan Amerika
Lithuanian:
Santos Barbaros apygarda, Kalifornija, Jungtinės Amerikos Valstijos
Low Saxon/Low German:
Santa Barbara County, Kalifornien, USA
Malayalam:
സാന്താ ബാർബറ കൗണ്ടി, കാലിഫോർണിയ
Navajo:
Tséʼą́ąyiʼ Naʼashchʼąąʼí Áłtsʼíísí Bił Hahoodzo, Ahééháshį́į́h Hahoodzo, Wááshindoon Bikéyah Ałhidadiidzooígíí
Norwegian:
Santa Barbara County, California, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Santa Barbara, Kalifornia, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Santa Bárbara, Califórnia, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Santa Barbara, California, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
Santa Barbara County, Califòrnia, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Serbian:
Округ Санта Барбара, Калифорнија, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Santa Barbara County, Kalifornija, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Santa Barbara County, Kalifornien, USA
Tagalog:
Santa Barbara County, California, Estados Unidos
Turkish:
Santa Barbara County, Kaliforniya, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Санта-Барбара, Каліфорнія, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
سانتا باربرا کاؤنٹی، کیلیفورنیا, کیلیفورنیا, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Santa Barbara, California, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Santa Barbara, California, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
سانتا باربرا کاؤنٹی, کیلیفورنیا, امریکہ


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'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Description: Locally rich in beach sands.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 195.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Description: Occurs as large grains and as inclusions in augite grains in an augite-teschenite rock.
Reference: Fairbanks, Harold W. (1896), The geology of Point Sal, Santa Barbara, California: University of California, Department of Geological Science Bulletin: 2: 21; Moller, W.P. (1960) Analcite crystals from Point Sal. Mineralogist: 28: 196-199; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 72; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 370, 372.
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 298.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Description: Occurs as small concretionary masses in Miocene brown shales.
Reference: Galliher, Edgar Wayne (1931), Collophane from Miocene brown shales of California American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin: 15: 266; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 79.
'Apatite var: Collophane'
Description: Occurs as small concretionary masses in Miocene brown shales.
Reference: Galliher, Edgar Wayne (1931), Collophane from Miocene brown shales of California American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin: 15: 266; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 79.
'Apophyllite'
Description: Occurs in basic intrusive rocks.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 80.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Description: Occurs in an augite-teschenite rock.
Reference: Fairbanks, Harold W. (1896), The geology of Point Sal, Santa Barbara, California: University of California, Department of Geological Science Bulletin: 2: 21; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 72; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 370.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Description: Occurs in small amounts.
Reference: Cloudman, H.C., F.J.H. Merrill & E. Huguenin (1919), San Bernardino County: California Mining Bureau. Report 15: 735; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geol. Bulletin 189: 94.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Bradley, W.W. (1930), Barite in California: CA State Mineralogist Rept.: 26(1): 45-57; Brobst, D.A. (1958), Barite Resources of the United States, USGS Bull. 1072-B: 108 (Table 10).
'Bitumen'
Reference: Irelan, William, Jr. (1890a), Ninth annual report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 9, 352 pp.: 47; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 199.
Blödite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Description: Occurs as crusts along the margins of a small spring.
Reference: Murata, K.J. (1977) Occurrence of bloedite and related minerals in marine shale of Diablo and Tremblor Ranges, California. USGS Jour. Res.: 5: 638; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 267, 268.
Boothite
Formula: CuSO4 · 7H2O
Description: Present in veins.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 108.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Description: Occurs as float.
Reference: Angel, Myron (1890), Kern, Monterey, San Benito, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Tulare Counties: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Mining Bureau (Report 10): 10: 596; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 122.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Description: Occurs in the Monterey diatomite.
Reference: Henderson, J.H., Jackson, M.L., Syers, J.K. Clayton, R.N., And Rex, R.W. (1971) Cristobalite authigenic origin in relation to montmorillonite and quartz origin in bentonite. Clays and Clay Minerals: 19: 232-233; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California: 354.
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Enstatite
Formula: Mg2Si2O6
Description: Occurs as large crystals.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 307; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 386.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Description: Recorded in the heavy mineral content of the stated formations.
Reference: Grender, Gordon Conrad (1962), Alegria-Vaqueros (Oligocene-Miocene) sequence near Gaviota, California: Gel. Soc. Amer. Bulletin 73: 267-272; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 177; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 484.
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
'Ferro-actinolite-Tremolite Series'
Description: Occurs in a boulder in a creek bed.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 66.
Gold
Formula: Au
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Gypsum var: Alabaster
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Hess, Frank L. (1920), Gypsum deposits of California, in Stone, R.W., Gypsum deposits of the United States: USGS Bulletin 697: 84; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 211.
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Description: Occurs in Franciscan rocks.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 346.
Hercynite var: Picotite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Description: Occurs in Franciscan rocks.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 346.
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Kalinite
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Description: Reported in 1792 as a coating.
Reference: Martinez, José Longinos (1938), California in 1792 (Transactions L.B. Simpson, San Marino, California): 111 pp.: 39; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 293.
Lawsonite
Formula: CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Description: Occurs sparingly in schist pebbles in Tertiary sediments.
Reference: Bailey, Thomas L. & Alfred O. Woodford (1928), Northwestern continuation of the San Onofre breccia: California University Department of Geological Science Bulletin: 17: 191; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 239.
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: www.jalamabeach.com
Metacinnabar ?
Formula: HgS
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 122.
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Mining Bureau. (Report 21): 21: 546; USGS MRDS database (2005).
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Description: Occurs in crystal sprays to 3 cm with analcime.
Reference: Moller, W.P. (1960) Analcite crystals from Point Sal. Mineralogist: 28: 196-199; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 372.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Opal var: Wood Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Rogers, Austin Flint (1938), Fossil termite pellets in opalized wood from Santa Maria, California: American Journal of Science, 5th. Series: 36: 389-392; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 282.
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Dana, Edward Salisbury (1903 & 1914), System of mineralogy, 6th. ed., Appendix I, 75 pp., 1903, Appendix II, 114 pp., Wiley & Sons, New York, 1914: 1097; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 285.
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Clark, William B., Gold Districts of California : Calif. Div. Mines and Geology Bulletin 193, 1970, p.181
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Agate
Quartz var: Agate-Jasper
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Jasper
Rosickýite
Formula: S
Habit: Thin tabular
Colour: Silvery
Description: Occurs as minute, adamantine, silvery, thin, tabular crystals.
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 53.
Salammoniac
Formula: NH4Cl
Description: Forms aas crusts to 5 mm thick.
Reference: Rogers, Austin Flint (1912), Notes on rare minerals from California: Columbia University, School of Mines Quarterly: 33: 373; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 326.; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 193.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Description: Nearly perfect, micro-crystals. Quite abundant in beach sands.
Reference: Norris, Robert Matheson & Charles Douglas Woodhouse (1960), Minerals from the beach a Santa Barbara: Gems & Minerals No. 279, December 1960: 55; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 346; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 148.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 352.
Stilpnomelane
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Description: Variety "chalcodite."
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 353.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Heizer, Robert Fleming & Adan E. Treganza (1944), Mines and quarries of the Indians of California, California Division of Mines Report 40: 291-359; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 27.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Description: Recorded in the heavy mineral content of the stated formations.
Reference: Grender, Gordon Conrad (1962), Alegria-Vaqueros (Oligocene-Miocene) sequence near Gaviota, California: Gel. Soc. Amer. Bulletin 73: 267-272; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 345; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 476.
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 382.
Xonotlite
Formula: Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Rosickýite1.CC.05S
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Metacinnabar ?2.CB.05aHgS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Salammoniac3.AA.25NH4Cl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
var: Picotite4.BB.05(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Magnesiochromite4.BB.05MgCr2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Wood Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate-Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Hydromagnesite5.DA.05Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Antlerite7.BB.15Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Blödite7.CC.50Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Boothite7.CB.35CuSO4 · 7H2O
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Alabaster7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Kalinite7.CC.15KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Enstatite9.DA.05Mg2Si2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Lawsonite9.BE.05CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Stilpnomelane9.EG.40(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Xonotlite9.DG.35Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'var: Collophane'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Apophyllite'-
'Bitumen'-
'Ferro-actinolite-Tremolite Series'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Semi-metals and non-metals
Rosickýite1.3.5.2S
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Metacinnabar ?2.8.2.3HgS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Magnesiochromite7.2.3.1MgCr2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Salammoniac9.1.3.1NH4Cl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydromagnesite16b.7.1.1Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2B(XO4)2·xH2O
Blödite29.3.3.1Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Kalinite29.5.4.2KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Boothite29.6.10.2CuSO4 · 7H2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Antlerite30.1.12.1Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Lawsonite56.2.3.1CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1Mg2Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Ca-Na subgroup
Xonotlite66.3.1.1Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined islands
Stilpnomelane74.1.1.1(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'var: Collophane'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Apophyllite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Bitumen'-
'Ferro-actinolite-Tremolite Series'-
Gypsum
var: Alabaster
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite-CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hercynite
var: Picotite
-(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Opal
var: Wood Opal
-SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Agate-Jasper-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H SalammoniacNH4Cl
H KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
H Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
H Gypsum (var: Alabaster)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Opal (var: Wood Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
H LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H BoothiteCuSO4 · 7H2O
H BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
NNitrogen
N SalammoniacNH4Cl
OOxygen
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Agate-Jasper)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CristobaliteSiO2
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
O EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
O KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
O Gypsum (var: Alabaster)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Opal (var: Wood Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
O LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O BoothiteCuSO4 · 7H2O
O BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Na BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Mg EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
Mg Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Al KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Al LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Agate-Jasper)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Opal (var: Wood Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
Si LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
PPhosphorus
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S CinnabarHgS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S RosickýiteS
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S SulphurS8
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
S Gypsum (var: Alabaster)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S BoothiteCuSO4 · 7H2O
S BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
S MetacinnabarHgS
ClChlorine
Cl SalammoniacNH4Cl
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
K Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Ca Gypsum (var: Alabaster)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Cr Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Fe HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
Cu BoothiteCuSO4 · 7H2O
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PtPlatinum
Pt PlatinumPt
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg MetacinnabarHgS

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