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Mokopane (Potgietersrus), Mogalakwena, Waterberg District, Limpopo, South Africai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
23° South , 28° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~69km


Town, officially renamed from Potgietersrus to Mokopane in 2003. Situated below the northern limb and west of the eastern limb of the bushveld complex.

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152 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Armitage, Paul Edward Blake (2011) Development of the Platreef in the northern limb of the Bushveld Complex at Sandsloot, Mokopane District, South Africa. Diss. University of Greenwich.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Reference: Cairncross, B., and Dixon, R., (1995) Minerals of South Africa. The Geological Society of South Africa, Linden 2014, RSA, pg 100
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1096-1104
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Armalcolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Reference: MCDONALD I., HOLWELL D.A. & ARMITAGE P.E.B. (2005). Geochemistry and mineralogy of the Platreef and ìCritical Zoneî cumulates of the Northern limb of the Bushveld Complex, South Africa: implications for Bushveld stratigraphy and the development of PGE mineralization. Miner. Deposita, 40, 526-549.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Atokite
Formula: (Pd,Pt)3Sn
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Auricupride
Formula: Cu3Au
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Baryte var: Hokutolite
Formula: (Ba,Pb)SO4
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
'Bastnäsite'
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Beidellite
Formula: (Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Bismoclite
Formula: BiOCl
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Braggite (TL)
Formula: (Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine(1932) 23, 198-206
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Description: Occurs in the form of small flakes, pseudomorphs after periclase, with dolomite and calcite.
Reference: Cairncross, B. and Dixon, R., (1995) Minerals of South Africa. The Geological Society of South Africa: 191.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Wilson, W. E. (2010): Sperrylite from the Tweefontein Farm, Limpopo Province, South Africa. Mineralogical Record. 41, 147-155
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1096-1104
Coesite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Westerlund, K. J., & Gurney, J. J. (2004). Silicate and oxide inclusion characteristics and infra-red absorption analysis of diamonds from the Klipspringer kimberlites, South Africa. South African Journal of Geology, 107(1-2), 131-146.
Cookeite
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Cooperite (TL)
Formula: PtS
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 63 , pages 832-839, 1978; Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Diamond
Formula: C
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Mandende, H. (2014). Geochemical and petrographic characterization of platreef pyroxenite Package p1, p2, p3 and p4 units at the akanani prospect area, bushveld Complex, South Africa. Masters thesis University of the Western Cape
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au,Ag)
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: Buchanan, D.L., Nolan, J. Suddaby, P., Rouse, J. E., Viljoen, M.J. & Davenport, W.J. (1981): The genesis of sulfide mineralization in a portion of ther Potgietersrus limb of the Bushveld Complex. Economic Geolology. 76:568-579
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Fluocerite'
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Froodite
Formula: α-PdBi2
Galena
Formula: PbS
Galenobismutite
Formula: PbBi2S4
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Westerlund, K. J., & Gurney, J. J. (2004). Silicate and oxide inclusion characteristics and infra-red absorption analysis of diamonds from the Klipspringer kimberlites, South Africa. South African Journal of Geology, 107(1-2), 131-146.
Genkinite
Formula: (Pt,Pd,Rh)4Sb3
Reference: Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Geversite
Formula: PtSb2
Godlevskite
Formula: (Ni,Fe)9S8
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Gold var: Palladian Gold
Formula: (Au,Pd)
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Hellandite'
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Hercynite var: Picotite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Hongshiite
Formula: PtCu
Reference: Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Mandende, H. (2014). Geochemical and petrographic characterization of platreef pyroxenite Package p1, p2, p3 and p4 units at the akanani prospect area, bushveld Complex, South Africa. Masters thesis University of the Western Cape
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Insizwaite
Formula: Pt(Bi,Sb)2
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Isoferroplatinum
Formula: Pt3Fe
Isomertieite
Formula: Pd11Sb2As2
Isomertieite var: Fengluanite
Formula: Pd3(As,Sb)
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Kainosite-(Y)
Formula: Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Koechlinite
Formula: Bi2MoO6
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Kotulskite
Formula: Pd(Te,Bi)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Westerlund, K. J., & Gurney, J. J. (2004). Silicate and oxide inclusion characteristics and infra-red absorption analysis of diamonds from the Klipspringer kimberlites, South Africa. South African Journal of Geology, 107(1-2), 131-146.
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1096-1104
Majakite
Formula: PdNiAs
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Maslovite
Formula: PtBiTe
Menshikovite
Formula: Pd3Ni2As3
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Merenskyite
Formula: (Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Mertieite'
Reference: Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.
Mertieite-II
Formula: Pd8Sb2.5As0.5
Michenerite
Formula: PdBiTe
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Moncheite
Formula: (Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Naldrettite
Formula: Pd2Sb
Reference: Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Newberyite
Formula: Mg(HPO4) · 3H2O
Reference: Martini, I. (1978). Mineralogy of the Transvaal caves. South African Journal of Geology, 81(1), 47-54.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.
Niggliite
Formula: PtSn
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Palarstanide
Formula: Pd5(Sn,As)2
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.
Palladoarsenide
Formula: Pd2As
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Palladobismutharsenide
Formula: Pd2(As,Bi)
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Paolovite
Formula: Pd2Sn
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
'Parisite'
Parisite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Parkerite
Formula: Ni3(Bi,Pb)2S2
Reference: Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Periclase
Formula: MgO
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.; MCDONALD I., HOLWELL D.A. & ARMITAGE P.E.B. (2005). Geochemistry and mineralogy of the Platreef and ìCritical Zoneî cumulates of the Northern limb of the Bushveld Complex, South Africa: implications for Bushveld stratigraphy and the development of PGE mineralization. Miner. Deposita, 40, 526-549.
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.; MCDONALD I., HOLWELL D.A. & ARMITAGE P.E.B. (2005). Geochemistry and mineralogy of the Platreef and ìCritical Zoneî cumulates of the Northern limb of the Bushveld Complex, South Africa: implications for Bushveld stratigraphy and the development of PGE mineralization. Miner. Deposita, 40, 526-549.
Phosphosiderite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Martini, I. (1978). Mineralogy of the Transvaal caves. South African Journal of Geology, 81(1), 47-54.
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1096-1104
Pilsenite
Formula: Bi4Te3
Reference: Manyeruke, T. D. (2007). Compositional and lithological variation of the Platreef on the farm Nonnenwerth, northern lobe of the Bushveld Complex: Implications for the origin of Platinum-group elements (PGE) mineralization (Doctoral dissertation, University of Pretoria).
Platarsite
Formula: PtAsS
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Platinum var: Ferroan Platinum
Formula: (Pt,Fe)
Reference: Ramakoloi N, Viljoen F (2014) Mineral chemistry of PGE-bismuthotellurides in the Platreef, Akanani Prospect, Lonmin plcl. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 106
'Platinum-Group Elements'
Reference: Ramakoloi N, Viljoen F (2014) Mineral chemistry of PGE-bismuthotellurides in the Platreef, Akanani Prospect, Lonmin plcl. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 106
Plumbopalladinite
Formula: Pd3Pb2
Polarite
Formula: Pd(Bi,Pb)
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Rustenburgite
Formula: (Pt,Pd)3Sn
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Ruthenarsenite
Formula: (Ru,Ni)As
Reference: Zaccarini, F., Garuti, G., and Cawthorn, R.G. (2002) Platinum-group minerals in chromitite xenoliths from the Onverwacht and Tweefontein ultramafic pipes, eastern Bushveld Complex. Canadian Mineralogist: 40: 481-497.
Ruthenium
Formula: (Ru,Ir)
Reference: Zaccarini, F., Garuti, G., and Cawthorn, R.G. (2002) Platinum-group minerals in chromitite xenoliths from the Onverwacht and Tweefontein ultramafic pipes, eastern Bushveld Complex. Canadian Mineralogist: 40: 481-497.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Sobolevskite
Formula: Pd(Bi,Te)
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Stannopalladinite
Formula: (Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Stibiopalladinite (TL)
Formula: Pd5Sb2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Cabri, L. J. & Chen, T.T. (1976) : Stibiopalladinite from the type locality. American Mineralogist. 61, 1249-1254
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Stillwaterite
Formula: Pd8As3
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Martini, I. (1978). Mineralogy of the Transvaal caves. South African Journal of Geology, 81(1), 47-54.
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Struvite
Formula: (NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
Reference: Martini, I. (1978). Mineralogy of the Transvaal caves. South African Journal of Geology, 81(1), 47-54.
Sudburyite
Formula: (Pd,Ni)Sb
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
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: 258, 288.
'Synchysite Group'
Reference: Econ Geology (1993)88:27-43
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Telluropalladinite
Formula: Pd9Te4
Reference: Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.
Temagamite
Formula: Pd3HgTe3
Reference: Manyeruke, T. D. (2007). Compositional and lithological variation of the Platreef on the farm Nonnenwerth, northern lobe of the Bushveld Complex: Implications for the origin of Platinum-group elements (PGE) mineralization (Doctoral dissertation, University of Pretoria).
'Tennantite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Tetradymite
Formula: Bi2Te2S
Reference: Manyeruke, T. D. (2007). Compositional and lithological variation of the Platreef on the farm Nonnenwerth, northern lobe of the Bushveld Complex: Implications for the origin of Platinum-group elements (PGE) mineralization (Doctoral dissertation, University of Pretoria).
Tetraferroplatinum
Formula: PtFe
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tulameenite
Formula: Pt2CuFe
Reference: Holwell, D. A., McDonald, I., & Armitage, P. E. B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70(1), 83-101.; HOLWELL D.A., MCDONALD I. & ARMITAGE, P.E.B. (2006). Platinum-group mineral assemblages in the Platreef at the South Central Pit, Sandsloot Mine, northern Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine, 70, 83-101.
'UM2001-24-Te:BiSe'
Formula: Bi4Te2Se
Reference: Manyeruke, T. D. (2007). Compositional and lithological variation of the Platreef on the farm Nonnenwerth, northern lobe of the Bushveld Complex: Implications for the origin of Platinum-group elements (PGE) mineralization (Doctoral dissertation, University of Pretoria).
Ungavaite
Formula: Pd4Sb3
Reference: Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.
'Unnamed (Fe-analogue of Emplecite)'
Formula: FeBiS2
Reference: Manyeruke, T. D. (2007). Compositional and lithological variation of the Platreef on the farm Nonnenwerth, northern lobe of the Bushveld Complex: Implications for the origin of Platinum-group elements (PGE) mineralization (Doctoral dissertation, University of Pretoria).
Vincentite
Formula: Pd3As
Reference: Armitage, P. E. B., McDonald, I., Edwards, S. J., & Manby, G. M. (2002). Platinum-group element mineralization in the Platreef and calc-silicate footwall at Sandsloot, Potgietersrus District, South Africa. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 111(1), 36-45.
Violarite
Formula: Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Manyeruke, T. D. (2007). Compositional and lithological variation of the Platreef on the farm Nonnenwerth, northern lobe of the Bushveld Complex: Implications for the origin of Platinum-group elements (PGE) mineralization (Doctoral dissertation, University of Pretoria).
Vysotskite
Formula: (Pd,Ni)S
Reference: Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.
Wittichenite
Formula: Cu3BiS3
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Armitage, Paul Edward Blake (2011) Development of the Platreef in the northern limb of the Bushveld Complex at Sandsloot, Mokopane District, South Africa. Diss. University of Greenwich.
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Zinnwaldite'
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Zvyagintsevite
Formula: Pd3Pb

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Atokite1.AG.10(Pd,Pt)3Sn
Auricupride1.AA.10aCu3Au
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Diamond1.CB.10aC
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au,Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
var: Palladian Gold1.AA.05(Au,Pd)
Hongshiite1.AG.45PtCu
Isoferroplatinum1.AG.35Pt3Fe
Niggliite1.AG.60PtSn
Paolovite1.AG.20Pd2Sn
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
var: Ferroan Platinum1.AF.10(Pt,Fe)
Plumbopalladinite1.AG.25Pd3Pb2
Rustenburgite1.AG.10(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Ruthenium1.AF.05(Ru,Ir)
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Stannopalladinite1.AG.25(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Tetraferroplatinum1.AG.40PtFe
Tulameenite1.AG.40Pt2CuFe
Zvyagintsevite1.AG.10Pd3Pb
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Aikinite2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
Alabandite2.CD.10MnS
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Braggite (TL)2.CC.35a(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Clausthalite2.CD.10PbSe
Cooperite (TL)2.CC.35bPtS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Froodite2.AC.45aα-PdBi2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Galenobismutite2.JC.25ePbBi2S4
Genkinite2.AC.35a(Pt,Pd,Rh)4Sb3
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Geversite2.EB.05aPtSb2
Godlevskite2.BB.15(Ni,Fe)9S8
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Hollingworthite2.EB.25(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Insizwaite2.EB.05aPt(Bi,Sb)2
Irarsite2.EB.25(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Isomertieite2.AC.15aPd11Sb2As2
var: Fengluanite2.AC.15aPd3(As,Sb)
Kotulskite2.CC.05Pd(Te,Bi)
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Majakite2.AC.25ePdNiAs
Maslovite2.EB.25PtBiTe
Menshikovite2.AC.20cPd3Ni2As3
Merenskyite2.EA.20(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Mertieite-II2.AC.10bPd8Sb2.5As0.5
Michenerite2.EB.25PdBiTe
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Moncheite2.EA.20(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Naldrettite2.AC.25dPd2Sb
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Palarstanide2.AC.20bPd5(Sn,As)2
Palladoarsenide2.AC.25aPd2As
Palladobismutharsenide2.AC.25fPd2(As,Bi)
Parkerite2.BE.20Ni3(Bi,Pb)2S2
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pilsenite2.DC.05Bi4Te3
Platarsite2.EB.25PtAsS
Polarite2.AC.40Pd(Bi,Pb)
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Ruthenarsenite2.CC.15(Ru,Ni)As
Sobolevskite2.CC.05Pd(Bi,Te)
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibiopalladinite (TL)2.AC.20aPd5Sb2
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Stillwaterite2.AC.10aPd8As3
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Sudburyite2.CC.05(Pd,Ni)Sb
Telluropalladinite2.BC.30Pd9Te4
Temagamite2.BC.50Pd3HgTe3
'Tennantite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Tetradymite2.DC.05Bi2Te2S
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Ungavaite2.AC.35bPd4Sb3
Vincentite2.AC.05bPd3As
Violarite2.DA.05Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Vysotskite2.CC.35a(Pd,Ni)S
Wittichenite2.GA.20Cu3BiS3
Group 3 - Halides
Bismoclite3.DC.25BiOCl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Armalcolite4.CB.15(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Coesite4.DA.35SiO2
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
var: Picotite4.BB.05(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Koechlinite4.DE.15Bi2MoO6
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Periclase4.AB.25MgO
Perovskite4.CC.30CaTiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Bastnäsite-(Ce)5.BD.20aCe(CO3)F
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Parisite-(Ce)5.BD.20bCaCe2(CO3)3F2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Synchysite-(Ce)5.BD.20cCaCe(CO3)2F
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
var: Hokutolite7.AD.35(Ba,Pb)SO4
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Ferrimolybdite7.GB.30Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Newberyite8.CE.10Mg(HPO4) · 3H2O
Phosphosiderite8.CD.05FePO4 · 2H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Strengite8.CD.10FePO4 · 2H2O
Struvite8.CH.40(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Allanite-(Ce)9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Anthophyllite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Beidellite9.EC.40(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cookeite9.EC.55(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Kainosite-(Y)9.CF.10Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Amazonite9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pigeonite9.DA.10(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Bastnäsite'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Fluocerite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hellandite'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'Mertieite'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Parisite'-
'Platinum-Group Elements'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Synchysite Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'UM2001-24-Te:BiSe'-Bi4Te2Se
'Unnamed (Fe-analogue of Emplecite)'-FeBiS2
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4to (Mn2+)WO4
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Auricupride1.1.2.1Cu3Au
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Atokite1.2.5.3(Pd,Pt)3Sn
Hongshiite1.2.3.1PtCu
Isoferroplatinum1.2.5.1Pt3Fe
Niggliite1.2.10.1PtSn
Paolovite1.2.6.1Pd2Sn
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Plumbopalladinite1.2.11.1Pd3Pb2
Rustenburgite1.2.5.2(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Ruthenium1.2.2.2(Ru,Ir)
Stannopalladinite1.2.9.1(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Tetraferroplatinum1.2.4.1PtFe
Tulameenite1.2.4.2Pt2CuFe
Zvyagintsevite1.2.5.4Pd3Pb
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Vincentite2.2.5.1Pd3As
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 5:2
Palarstanide2.3.3.2Pd5(Sn,As)2
Parkerite2.3.4.1Ni3(Bi,Pb)2S2
Stibiopalladinite (TL)2.3.3.1Pd5Sb2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Majakite2.4.16.1PdNiAs
Palladoarsenide2.4.14.1Pd2As
Palladobismutharsenide2.4.15.1Pd2(As,Bi)
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 4:3
Genkinite2.6.4.1(Pt,Pd,Rh)4Sb3
Pilsenite2.6.2.5Bi4Te3
Temagamite2.6.5.1Pd3HgTe3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Godlevskite2.7.4.1(Ni,Fe)9S8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Braggite (TL)2.8.5.3(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Clausthalite2.8.1.2PbSe
Cooperite (TL)2.8.5.1PtS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Polarite2.8.6.1Pd(Bi,Pb)
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Ruthenarsenite2.8.17.1(Ru,Ni)As
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Vysotskite2.8.5.2(Pd,Ni)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Violarite2.10.1.8Fe2+Ni3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
Tetradymite2.11.7.1Bi2Te2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Froodite2.12.15.1α-PdBi2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Geversite2.12.1.14PtSb2
Hollingworthite2.12.3.8(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Insizwaite2.12.1.15Pt(Bi,Sb)2
Irarsite2.12.3.7(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Maslovite2.12.3.12PtBiTe
Merenskyite2.12.14.4(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Michenerite2.12.3.11PdBiTe
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Moncheite2.12.14.3(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Platarsite2.12.3.6PtAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Miscellaneous
Isomertieite2.16.2.1Pd11Sb2As2
Mertieite-II2.16.3.1Pd8Sb2.5As0.5
Stillwaterite2.16.4.1Pd8As3
Telluropalladinite2.16.6.1Pd9Te4
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
'Tennantite'3.3.6.2Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite'3.3.6.1Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
ø = 3
Aikinite3.4.5.1PbCuBiS3
Wittichenite3.4.8.1Cu3BiS3
ø = 2
Galenobismutite3.7.9.1PbBi2S4
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Periclase4.2.1.1MgO
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Perovskite4.3.3.1CaTiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
AB2X5
Armalcolite7.7.1.2(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A(O,OH)Xq
Bismoclite10.2.1.2BiOCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bastnäsite-(Ce)16a.1.1.1Ce(CO3)F
Parisite-(Ce)16a.1.5.1CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Synchysite-(Ce)16a.1.3.1CaCe(CO3)2F
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Newberyite39.1.6.1Mg(HPO4) · 3H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB(XO4)·xH2O
Struvite40.1.1.1(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Phosphosiderite40.4.3.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Strengite40.4.1.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
A2XO4
Koechlinite48.2.2.1Bi2MoO6
Group 49 - HYDRATED MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Hydrated Normal Molybdates and Tungstates
Ferrimolybdite49.2.1.1Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(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 [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
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)
Allanite-(Ce)58.2.1a.1{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 60 - CYCLOSILICATES Four-Membered Rings
Four-Membered Rings with other anion groups
Kainosite-(Y)60.2.1.1Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
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
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Pigeonite65.1.1.4(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Anthophyllite66.1.2.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Beidellite71.3.1a.1(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Cookeite71.4.1.2(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Coesite75.1.4.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Aragonite-CaCO3
Baryte
var: Hokutolite
-(Ba,Pb)SO4
'Bastnäsite'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Electrum'-(Au,Ag)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Fluocerite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gold
var: Palladian Gold
-(Au,Pd)
'Hellandite'-
Hercynite
var: Picotite
-(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Isomertieite
var: Fengluanite
-Pd3(As,Sb)
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kotulskite-Pd(Te,Bi)
Menshikovite-Pd3Ni2As3
'Mertieite'-
Microcline
var: Amazonite
-K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Naldrettite-Pd2Sb
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Parisite'-
Platinum
var: Ferroan Platinum
-(Pt,Fe)
'Platinum-Group Elements'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Sobolevskite-Pd(Bi,Te)
Sudburyite-(Pd,Ni)Sb
'Synchysite Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'UM2001-24-Te:BiSe'-Bi4Te2Se
Ungavaite-Pd4Sb3
'Unnamed (Fe-analogue of Emplecite)'-FeBiS2
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H NewberyiteMg(HPO4) · 3H2O
H Struvite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
H StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
LiLithium
Li Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
BeBeryllium
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
C CalciteCaCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
C Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
C SideriteFeCO3
C Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
C DiamondC
NNitrogen
N Struvite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
OOxygen
O Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O CassiteriteSnO2
O FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O CorundumAl2O3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O FerberiteFeWO4
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O HematiteFe2O3
O Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O PericlaseMgO
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O KoechliniteBi2MoO6
O Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
O Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O RutileTiO2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O CoesiteSiO2
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O PerovskiteCaTiO3
O Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O BismocliteBiOCl
O Baryte (var: Hokutolite)(Ba,Pb)SO4
O BaryteBaSO4
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O NewberyiteMg(HPO4) · 3H2O
O Struvite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
O StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
FFluorine
F Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
F FluoriteCaF2
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
F Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg PericlaseMgO
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Mg NewberyiteMg(HPO4) · 3H2O
Mg Struvite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
AlAluminium
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
SiSilicon
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si CoesiteSiO2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P NewberyiteMg(HPO4) · 3H2O
P Struvite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · 6H2O
P StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
P PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S Braggite(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
S CooperitePtS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S AikinitePbCuBiS3
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CovelliteCuS
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
S TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
S GalenobismutitePbBi2S4
S Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
S PlatarsitePtAsS
S WitticheniteCu3BiS3
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S LauriteRuS2
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
S MilleriteNiS
S AlabanditeMnS
S Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
S Baryte (var: Hokutolite)(Ba,Pb)SO4
S StibniteSb2S3
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S BaryteBaSO4
S StromeyeriteAgCuS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
S Unnamed (Fe-analogue of Emplecite)FeBiS2
S TetradymiteBi2Te2S
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S ParkeriteNi3(Bi,Pb)2S2
S Vysotskite(Pd,Ni)S
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl BismocliteBiOCl
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Ca Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ti Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Mn AlabanditeMnS
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe IsoferroplatinumPt3Fe
Fe TulameenitePt2CuFe
Fe TetraferroplatinumPtFe
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Fe Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Fe HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Fe StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
Fe PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
Fe Platinum (var: Ferroan Platinum)(Pt,Fe)
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
Fe Unnamed (Fe-analogue of Emplecite)FeBiS2
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni Ruthenarsenite(Ru,Ni)As
Ni MajakitePdNiAs
Ni MenshikovitePd3Ni2As3
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Ni Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Ni ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni NickelineNiAs
Ni ParkeriteNi3(Bi,Pb)2S2
Ni Vysotskite(Pd,Ni)S
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu AikinitePbCuBiS3
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Cu TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Cu WitticheniteCu3BiS3
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu TulameenitePt2CuFe
Cu AuricuprideCu3Au
Cu Stannopalladinite(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Cu StromeyeriteAgCuS
Cu HongshiitePtCu
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AsArsenic
As SperrylitePtAs2
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
As Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
As PlatarsitePtAsS
As Mertieite-IIPd8Sb2.5As0.5
As Ruthenarsenite(Ru,Ni)As
As PalladoarsenidePd2As
As Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
As StillwateritePd8As3
As MajakitePdNiAs
As MenshikovitePd3Ni2As3
As PalladobismutharsenidePd2(As,Bi)
As PalarstanidePd5(Sn,As)2
As Isomertieite (var: Fengluanite)Pd3(As,Sb)
As VincentitePd3As
As IsomertieitePd11Sb2As2
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As NickelineNiAs
SeSelenium
Se ClausthalitePbSe
Se UM2001-24-Te:BiSeBi4Te2Se
YYttrium
Y Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Mo KoechliniteBi2MoO6
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
RuRuthenium
Ru Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Ru LauriteRuS2
Ru Ruthenium(Ru,Ir)
Ru Ruthenarsenite(Ru,Ni)As
RhRhodium
Rh Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Rh Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
PdPalladium
Pd StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
Pd Merenskyite(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Pd Mertieite-IIPd8Sb2.5As0.5
Pd KotulskitePd(Te,Bi)
Pd Moncheite(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Pd Sudburyite(Pd,Ni)Sb
Pd ZvyagintsevitePd3Pb
Pd PalladoarsenidePd2As
Pd PaolovitePd2Sn
Pd Frooditeα-PdBi2
Pd MicheneritePdBiTe
Pd SobolevskitePd(Bi,Te)
Pd Atokite(Pd,Pt)3Sn
Pd StillwateritePd8As3
Pd MajakitePdNiAs
Pd MenshikovitePd3Ni2As3
Pd Gold (var: Palladian Gold)(Au,Pd)
Pd PalladobismutharsenidePd2(As,Bi)
Pd PlumbopalladinitePd3Pb2
Pd Stannopalladinite(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Pd PalarstanidePd5(Sn,As)2
Pd Isomertieite (var: Fengluanite)Pd3(As,Sb)
Pd VincentitePd3As
Pd IsomertieitePd11Sb2As2
Pd PolaritePd(Bi,Pb)
Pd TemagamitePd3HgTe3
Pd NaldrettitePd2Sb
Pd TelluropalladinitePd9Te4
Pd UngavaitePd4Sb3
Pd Vysotskite(Pd,Ni)S
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au,Ag)
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag SilverAg
Ag StromeyeriteAgCuS
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn Rustenburgite(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Sn PaolovitePd2Sn
Sn Atokite(Pd,Pt)3Sn
Sn NiggliitePtSn
Sn Stannopalladinite(Pd,Cu)3Sn2
Sn PalarstanidePd5(Sn,As)2
SbAntimony
Sb StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
Sb TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Sb Mertieite-IIPd8Sb2.5As0.5
Sb Sudburyite(Pd,Ni)Sb
Sb GeversitePtSb2
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb Isomertieite (var: Fengluanite)Pd3(As,Sb)
Sb IsomertieitePd11Sb2As2
Sb Genkinite(Pt,Pd,Rh)4Sb3
Sb NaldrettitePd2Sb
Sb UngavaitePd4Sb3
TeTellurium
Te Merenskyite(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Te KotulskitePd(Te,Bi)
Te Moncheite(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te MicheneritePdBiTe
Te SobolevskitePd(Bi,Te)
Te AltaitePbTe
Te MaslovitePtBiTe
Te UM2001-24-Te:BiSeBi4Te2Se
Te PilseniteBi4Te3
Te TemagamitePd3HgTe3
Te TetradymiteBi2Te2S
Te TelluropalladinitePd9Te4
BaBarium
Ba Baryte (var: Hokutolite)(Ba,Pb)SO4
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
Ce Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ce Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
Ce Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
IrIridium
Ir Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
PtPlatinum
Pt Braggite(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Pt CooperitePtS
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
Pt InsizwaitePt(Bi,Sb)2
Pt Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Pt PlatarsitePtAsS
Pt Rustenburgite(Pt,Pd)3Sn
Pt PlatinumPt
Pt IsoferroplatinumPt3Fe
Pt Moncheite(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Pt GeversitePtSb2
Pt TulameenitePt2CuFe
Pt TetraferroplatinumPtFe
Pt NiggliitePtSn
Pt MaslovitePtBiTe
Pt Platinum (var: Ferroan Platinum)(Pt,Fe)
Pt Genkinite(Pt,Pd,Rh)4Sb3
Pt HongshiitePtCu
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au,Ag)
Au AuricuprideCu3Au
Au Gold (var: Palladian Gold)(Au,Pd)
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg TemagamitePd3HgTe3
PbLead
Pb AikinitePbCuBiS3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb GalenobismutitePbBi2S4
Pb ZvyagintsevitePd3Pb
Pb PlumbopalladinitePd3Pb2
Pb ClausthalitePbSe
Pb Baryte (var: Hokutolite)(Ba,Pb)SO4
Pb AltaitePbTe
Pb PolaritePd(Bi,Pb)
Pb ParkeriteNi3(Bi,Pb)2S2
BiBismuth
Bi AikinitePbCuBiS3
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi GalenobismutitePbBi2S4
Bi InsizwaitePt(Bi,Sb)2
Bi KoechliniteBi2MoO6
Bi WitticheniteCu3BiS3
Bi KotulskitePd(Te,Bi)
Bi Moncheite(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Bi Frooditeα-PdBi2
Bi MicheneritePdBiTe
Bi SobolevskitePd(Bi,Te)
Bi PalladobismutharsenidePd2(As,Bi)
Bi BismocliteBiOCl
Bi MaslovitePtBiTe
Bi PolaritePd(Bi,Pb)
Bi UM2001-24-Te:BiSeBi4Te2Se
Bi Unnamed (Fe-analogue of Emplecite)FeBiS2
Bi PilseniteBi4Te3
Bi TetradymiteBi2Te2S
Bi ParkeriteNi3(Bi,Pb)2S2

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Econ Geol (1986) 81:1096-1104
Maier, W.D., de Klerk, L., Blaine, J., Manyeruke, T., Barnes, S.-J., Stevens, M.V.A., and Mavrogenes, J.A. (2008): Petrogenesis of contact-style PGE mineralization in the northern lobe of the Bushveld Complex: comparison of data from the farms Rooipoort, Townlands, Drenthe and Nonnenwerth. Mineralium Deposita 43, 255-280.
Hutchinson, D., & Kinnaird, J. A. (2005). Complex multistage genesis for the Ni–Cu–PGE mineralisation in the southern region of the Platreef, Bushveld Complex, South Africa. Applied Earth Science, 114(4), 208-224.

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