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View over part of the upper dumps and the Nya Schaktet (New Shaft) headframe at Långban

Långban, Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Karlstad61,492 (2017)
Kristinehamn18,557 (2017)
Arvika13,926 (2017)
Skoghall13,605 (2017)
Säffle9,150 (2017)
Kil7,627 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
Comté de Värmland, Suède
German:
Värmlands län, Schweden
Italian:
Contea di Värmland, Svezia
Russian:
Вермланд, Швеция
Simplified Chinese:
韦姆兰省, 瑞典
Spanish:
Provincia de Värmland, Suecia
Swedish:
Värmlands län, Sverige
Arabic:
محافظة ورملاند, السويد
Asturian:
Provincia de Värmland, Suecia
Basque:
Värmlandeko konderria, Suedia
Bavarian:
Värmlands län, Schwedn
Belarusian:
Вермланд, Швецыя
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Вэрмлянд, Швэцыя
Bosnian:
Kotar Värmland, Švedska
Bulgarian:
Вермланд, Швеция
Catalan:
Comtat de Värmland, Suècia
Cebuano:
Värmlands län, Suwesya
Cornish:
Konteth Värmland, Swedherwyk
Croatian:
Županija Värmland, Švedska
Danish:
Värmlands län, Sverige
Dutch:
Värmlands län, Zweden
Esperanto:
Värmlands län, Svedio
Estonian:
Värmlandi lään, Rootsi
Faroese:
Värmlands län, Svøríki
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان ورملاند, سوئد
Finnish:
Värmlannin lääni, Ruotsi
Galician:
Condado de Värmland, Suecia
Greek:
Κομητεία Βέρμλαντ, Σουηδία
Hebrew:
ורמלנד, שוודיה
Hindi:
वैर्मलान्द लैन, स्वीडन
Hungarian:
Värmland megye, Svédország
Indonesian:
Daerah Värmland, Swedia
Japanese:
ヴェルムランド県, スウェーデン
Korean:
베름란드주, 스웨덴
Latin:
Varmelandiae Comitatus, Suecia
Latvian:
Vermlandes lēne, Zviedrija
Limburgian:
Värmlands län, Zwede
Lithuanian:
Vermlandas, Švedija
Low Saxon/Low German:
Lehn Värmland, Sweden
Macedonian:
Вермланд, Шведска
Malay:
Daerah Värmland, Sweden
Northern Sami:
Värmlándda leatna, Ruoŧŧa
Norwegian:
Värmlands län, Sverige
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Värmlands län, Sverige
Ossetian:
Вермланд, Швеци
Polish:
Värmland, Szwecja
Portuguese:
Varmlândia, Suécia
Romanian:
Värmlands län, Suedia
Scots:
Värmland Coonty, Swaden
Scottish Gaelic:
Värmlands län, An t-Suain
Serbian:
Вермланд, Шведска
Serbo-Croatian:
Värmland, Švedska
Slovak:
Värmland, Švédsko
Sundanese:
County Värmland, Swédia
Swahili:
Värmlands län, Uswidi
Turkish:
Värmland ili, İsveç
Ukrainian:
Вермланд, Швеція
Urdu:
وارملاند کاؤنٹی, سویڈن
Vietnamese:
Värmland, Thụy Điển
Volapük:
Värmläniän, Svedän
Waray:
Condado han Värmland, Suwesya
West Frisian:
Värmlands län, Sweden


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488 valid minerals. 112 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 9 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc. 2 erroneous literature entries.

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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
'Actinolite-Tremolite Series'
Reference: Nysten, P. (1984): Kleinod des Nordens - Harstigen in Schweden. Magma 2/1984, 12-30.
Adelite (TL)
Formula: CaMg(AsO4)(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Habit: massive
Colour: Grey
Description: Found together with hausmannite
Reference: Sjögren, H. (1891): Bidrag til Sveriges mineralogi. 3. Adelit, ett basiskt arseniat från Nordmarken och Långban. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 13: 781-796; Mineralogical Magazine (1998) 62 (3), 395-407
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Fluorescence: No fluorescence
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, p. 90
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Aegirine-augite var: Urbanite (FRL)
Type Locality:
Reference: Sjögren, H. (1894): Contributions to Swedish mineralogy. Bull. Geol. Inst. Univ. Upsala. 2 (3), 39-74.
Aguilarite
Formula: Ag4SeS
Reference: Nysten, C. Malmmineralogisk undersökning av Pb-, Zn-, Cu- och Ag-förande kvartsgångar i Värmskogsområdet, mellersta Värmland. Uppsala universitet, Institutionen för geovetenskaper. Examensarbete NV3, Berggrundsgeologi, 30 hp. nr 254. 107p.
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
'Aikinite-Bismuthinite Series'
Reference: Damman, A. H & Kieft, C. (1990): W-MO polymettallic mineralization and associated calc-silicate assemblages in the Gåsborn area, West Bergslagen, Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 28, 17-36
Akrochordite (TL)
Formula: (Mn2+,Mg)5(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 4H2O
Reference: Flink, G. (1922): Akrochordit, ett nytt mineral från Långbans gruvor. Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlinger. 44: 773-776.
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Reference: Nysten, P. (1994): Alabandit och synadelfit, Nordmark. Långbansnytt. vol 10. [ reprinted in: Långbansnytt. De första 20 åren 1983-2003. Långbansällskapet - Skrifter och rapporter. 2, 43]
Alamosite
Formula: PbSiO3
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Jongejan, A. & Westerveld, J. (1949): A Few Data on the Copper Ore Deposits near Värmskog in Värmland, Sweden. GFF.71,577-594 (583)
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Lorin, T.(2002): Riddaho glimmerbrott, Torsby, Värmland. Litofilen, 19 (2): 8-11 +14
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Algodonite
Formula: (Cu1-xAsx)
Allactite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+7(AsO4)2(OH)8
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm. Förhandlingar, Stockholm (1884): 7: 109; 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: 782, 787; Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index, 3rd Edition"
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Allanite-(Nd) (TL)
Formula: {CaNd}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: Skoda, R., Cempírek, J., Filip, J., and Novák, M. (2010): CNMNC Newsletter 8, 290; Škoda, R., Cempírek, J., Filip, J., Novák, M., Veselovsky, F., Čtvrtlík, R. (2012): Allanite-(Nd), CaNdAl2Fe2+(SiO4)(Si2O7)O(OH), a new mineral from Askagen, Sweden. American Mineralogist, 97, 983-988.
Allanite-(Y)
Formula: {CaY}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Description: A Y2O3 dominant “allanite” (with 22.16 wt.% (REE)2O3 including 5.39 wt.% Y2O3)
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data; Armbuster, T. et al.(2006): Recommended nomenclature of epidote-group minerals.European Journal of Mineralogy. 18, 551-567
Allargentum
Formula: (Ag1-xSbx)
Alleghanyite
Formula: Mn2+5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., Göttlicher, J., Möckel, S., Sofer, Z., Van, K.V. & Belakovskiy, D.I. (2010): Åskagenite-(Nd) Mn2+NdAl2Fe3+(Si2O7)(SiO4)O2, a new mineral of the epidote supergroup. Novye dannye o mineralakh, 45, 17–22 (in Russian). New data on minerals, 45, 17–22 (in English).
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Almandine-Pyrope Series'
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'
Reference: Wedding, B. (1989) Magmatic garnets in the Blomskog pegmatite, southwestern Sweden. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 111: 149-153.
'α-Vredenburgite' (FRL)
Formula: (Mn,Fe)3O4
Type Locality:
Reference: Mason, B. (1943): Alpha-vredenburgite. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 65, 263-270
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Aminoffite (TL)
Formula: Ca2(Be,Al)(Si2O7)(H2O,OH)
Type Locality:
Description: Fluoresces orange in SW UV-light
Reference: Hurlbut, C. S. (1937): Aminoffite, a new mineral from Långban, Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 59, 290-292 ; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Byssolite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Östra Värmlands Mineral Society,Långban,Sweden
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Reference: Sandström, F., Lorin, T. & Strand, U. (2009): Geologi och mineralogi i Gåsgruvefältet, Filipstad. Litofilen. 26 (2): 16-38
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183. ; K:Gatedal
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Sandström, F., Lorin, T. & Strand, U. (2009): Geologi och mineralogi i Gåsgruvefältet, Filipstad. Litofilen. 26 (2): 16-38
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
'Apophyllite'
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Arakiite (TL)
Formula: (Zn,Mn2+)(Mn2+,Mg)12(Fe3+,Al)2(As5+O4)2(As3+O3)(OH)23
Reference: Min.Rec.(2000) 31, 253-256
Ardaite
Formula: Pb19Sb13S35Cl7
Reference: Burke, E.A.J., Kieft, C. & Zakrzewski, M.A. (1981): The second occurrence of ardaite: Gruvåsen, Bergslagen, Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 19, 419-422
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Kjell Gatedal
Argyrodite
Formula: Ag8GeS6
Reference: No reference listed
Armangite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+26(AsO3)14(HAsO3)4(CO3)
Reference: Aminoff & Mauzelius (1920) Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm. Förhandlinger, Stockholm: 42, 301-309; 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: 1032; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Arrojadite-(SrFe) (TL)
Formula: {Sr◻}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe2+13}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: American Mineralogist (2006) 91 (8-9), 1260-1270, IMA website
Arsenic
Formula: As
Habit: Masses and veins
Colour: metalic greyish
Description: Together with native lead and löllingite in a banded skarn.
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183. ; Kjell Gatedal
Arseniopleite
Formula: (Ca,Na)NaMn2+(Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)2(AsO4)3
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Arsenoclasite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Reference: KVA handl.(1931) 9, 52-57; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: No reference listed
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
'Asbestos'
Reference: Kjell Gatedal
'Asbestos hedyphane'
Åskagenite-(Nd) (TL)
Formula: {Mn2+Nd}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O2
Type Locality:
Habit: Coarse prismatic, sometimes flattened crystals with rectangular outlines up to 1 × 4 cm in size
Colour: black (brown in translucent thin fragments)
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., Göttlicher, J., Möckel, S., Sofer, Z., Van, K.V. & Belakovskiy, D.I. (2010): Åskagenite-(Nd) Mn2+NdAl2Fe3+(Si2O7)(SiO4)O2, a new mineral of the epidote supergroup. Novye dannye o mineralakh, 45, 17–22 (in Russian). New data on minerals, 45, 17–22 (in English).
Augelite
Formula: Al2(PO4)(OH)3
Reference: Grensman, F.(1989): Hålsjøberg- En fyndortsbeskrivning. NAGS-nytt 16(3), 24-27; Grensman, F. & Sandström, F. (2002): Kyanitmineraliseringen i Hålsjöberg, Torsby, Värmland. Litiofilen 19 (2): 26-38; Ek, Roland & Nysten, Per (1990): Phosphate mineralogy of the Hålsjöberg and Hökensås kyanite deposits. Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm. Förhandlingar, Stockholm: 112: 9-18.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Augite var: Asteroite
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Reference: No reference listed
Augite var: Fassaite
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
'Axinite Group'
Axinite-(Mg)
Formula: Ca2MgAl2BSi4O15OH
Axinite-(Mn)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Banalsite
Formula: Na2BaAl4Si4O16
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Barylite (TL)
Formula: Be2Ba(Si2O7)
Colour: White
Fluorescence: Bluish, rarely orange to yellowish, but many shows no UW at all in SW
Description: Often found in tilasite quartz veins(from the hyttsjö granite pegmatites???) Mostly overlooked as feldspar.
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: 902; Kjell Gatedal; Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm. Förhandlinger, Stockholm (1876) 3, 128; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Barysilite (TL)
Formula: Pb8Mn2+[Si2O7]3
Reference: Öfvers. KVA handl.(1888) 45, 7-10; Nysten, P. (1984): Kleinod des Nordens - Harstigen in Schweden. Magma 2/1984, 12-30.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Barytocalcite
Formula: BaCa(CO3)2
'Bastnäsite'
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., Göttlicher, J., Möckel, S., Sofer, Z., Van, K.V. & Belakovskiy, D.I. (2010): Åskagenite-(Nd) Mn2+NdAl2Fe3+(Si2O7)(SiO4)O2, a new mineral of the epidote supergroup. Novye dannye o mineralakh, 45, 17–22 (in Russian). New data on minerals, 45, 17–22 (in English).
Bavenite
Formula: Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Bementite
Formula: Mn7Si6O15(OH)8
Benjaminite
Formula: Ag3Bi7S12
Reference: No reference listed
Benstonite
Formula: Ba6Ca6Mg(CO3)13
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Bergslagite (TL)
Formula: CaBeAsO4(OH)
Type Locality:
Colour: grey
Reference: Hansen, S., Fälth, L., Petersen, O. V. & Johnson, O. (1984): Bergslagite, a new mineral species from Långban, Sweden: Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte:1984, 257-262 ; Hansen, S. , Fälth, L. & Johnsen, O. (1984): Bergslagite , a mineral with tetrahedral berylloarsenate sheet anions. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie: 160: 73-80; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Berlinite
Formula: AlPO4
Description: As greyish quartzlike masses often rimmed by scorzalite. Sometimes difficult to visually determine.
Reference: Grensman, F. (1989) Hålsjøberg- En fyndortsbeskrivning. NAGS-nytt 16(3), 24-27.; Ek, Roland and Nysten, Per (1990) Phosphate mineralogy of the Hålsjöberg and Hökensås kyanite deposits. Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm. Förhandlingar, Stockholm: 112: 9-18.; Grensman, F. & Sandström, F. (2002): Kyanitmineraliseringen i Hålsjöberg, Torsby, Värmland. Litiofilen 19 (2): 26-38.
Berryite (TL)
Formula: Cu3Ag2Pb3Bi7S16
Type Locality:
Reference: NUFFIELD, E.W. & HARRIS, D.C. (1966): Studies of the mineral sulpho-salts: XX - Berryite, a new species. Canadian Mineralogist 8, 407-413.
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Nysten, P. (1996): Paragenetic setting and crystal chemistry of milarites from Proterozoic granitic pegmatites in Sweden. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte 1996, 564-576.
Berzelianite
Formula: Cu2Se
Reference: Scherbina, A. S. (1941): The gold-rich chalcocite-bornite deposit of Glava in Vermland, Sweden, and its geological setting. Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Geol., Beilage-Band, 76A, 377-458.
Berzeliite (TL)
Formula: (NaCa2)Mg2(AsO4)3
Reference: [MinRec 19:295, 10:216-217]; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Betekhtinite
Formula: (Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
'Biotite var: Manganophyllite' (FRL)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Igelström (1872) Översigt KVA, pp. 63-64. ; Hamberg, A. (1890): Mineralogische Studien. 7. Über die Manganophylle von der Grube Harstigen bei Pajsberg in Vermland. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar 133, 567-579
Birnessite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Reference: H.Folvik(2002); Pers.report to the Långban Society
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Bitumen'
Bixbyite
Formula: Mn3+2O3
Blatterite (TL)
Formula: Sb5+(Mn3+,Fe3+)9(Mn2+,Mg)35(BO3)16O32
Description: Blatterite occurs sporadically in pieces of rich manganosite in the Kittelgruvan mine of the Nordmark orefield, Värmland, Sweden. This material, however, has been dumped there from elsewhere; the Brattforsgruvan mine in the same orefield is the most probable source.
Reference: Raade, G., M.H. Mladeck, V.K. Din, A.J. Criddle, and C.J. Stanley (1988): Blatterite, a new Sb-bearing Mn2+−Mn3+ member of the pinakiolite group, from Nordmark, Sweden. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie Monatshefte, 121-136
Blixite (TL)
Formula: Pb2(O,OH)2Cl
Reference: Arkiv Min.Geol.(1958) 2, 411-415; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Andersson, Stefan, Jonsson, Erik, Högdahl, Karin (2014) Genesis of Pb-Ag-Cu-Fe-Zn-(Au-Sb-As) mineralisation at Hornkullen, Bergslagen, Sweden: insights from ore mineralogy, textural relations and geothermoarometry. 31st Nordic Geological Meeting, Lund Sweden.
Brandtite (TL)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Lindström, G. (1891): Mineralanalyser. 1. Brandtit från Harstigen. Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar 13: 123-126; 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: 726, 857; Canadian Mineralogist (1977): 15: 36; Mineralogical Record: 8: 517, 900; Mineralogical Record: 22: 49.
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Breithauptite
Formula: NiSb
Britvinite (TL)
Formula: [Pb7(OH)3F(BO3)2(CO3)][Mg4.5(OH)3(Si5O14)]
Type Locality:
Reference: Proceedings of the Russian Mineralogical Society (Zapiski RMO), 136(6), 18-25.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Bromellite (TL)
Formula: BeO
Reference: Zeits. Krist. Min.(1925) 62, 113-122; 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: 1028; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., Göttlicher, J., Möckel, S., Sofer, Z., Van, K.V. & Belakovskiy, D.I. (2010): Åskagenite-(Nd) Mn2+NdAl2Fe3+(Si2O7)(SiO4)O2, a new mineral of the epidote supergroup. Novye dannye o mineralakh, 45, 17–22 (in Russian). New data on minerals, 45, 17–22 (in English).
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Brugnatellite
Formula: Mg6Fe3+(CO3)(OH)13 · 4H2O
Reference: Kjell Gatedal
Burangaite
Formula: NaFe2+Al5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Habit: thin platy crystals
Colour: Blue
Reference: Ek, R. and Nysten, P.E. (1990) Phosphate mineralogy of the Hålsjöberg and Hökensås kyanite deposits. Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm. Förhandlingar, Stockholm: 112: 9-18.; Daltry, V.D.C. and von Knorring, O. (1998) Type-mineralogy of Rwanda with particular reference to the Buranga pegmatite. Geologica Belgica: 1: 9-15 (referring to Ek and Nysten, 1990).
Bustamite
Formula: CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: Cook, N. J.,Ciobanu, C.L.& Danushevskiy, L, (2007): LA-ICP-MS determination of gold in Bi-chalcogenides from four deposits in the Fennoscandian Shield. Geological Survey of Finland, Guide 53, 23-30; Scherbina, A. S. (1941): The gold-rich chalcocite-bornite deposit of Glava in Vermland, Sweden, and its geological setting. Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Geol., Beilage-Band, 76A, 377-458.; 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.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 46 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Reference: Nysten, P. (1984): Kleinod des Nordens - Harstigen in Schweden. Magma 2/1984, 12-30.
Calderite
Formula: (Mn2+,Ca)3(Fe3+,Al)2(SiO4)3
Reference: Folvik, H. (2010): Calderitt fra Jakobsberg, Sverige. Stein 37 (3): 7; Folvik, H. (2010): Calderitt og kvalitetssikring. Stein 37 (4): 14
Carrollite
Formula: Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Caryinite (TL)
Formula: (Na,Pb)(Ca,Na)CaMn2+2(AsO4)3
Reference: GFF (1874) 2, 178; MinRec 10:216; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Caryopilite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Reference: Hamberg, A. (1889). Über Karyopilit, ein wasserhaltiges Manganoxydulsilikat von der Grube Harstigen bei Pajsberg in Vermland. Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 11, 27-32
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Cattierite
Formula: CoS2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 21, pp. 129-136 (1983)
Celsian (TL)
Formula: Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: GFF (1895) 17, 578; Holtstam, D. & Norrestam, R. (1993): Lindqvistite Pb2MeFe16O27,a novel hexagonal ferrite mineral from Jakobsberg, Filipstad, Sweden. American Mineralogist. 78, 1304-1312
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cervelleite
Formula: Ag4TeS
Reference: Nysten, C. Malmmineralogisk undersökning av Pb-, Zn-, Cu- och Ag-förande kvartsgångar i Värmskogsområdet, mellersta Värmland. Uppsala universitet, Institutionen för geovetenskaper. Examensarbete NV3, Berggrundsgeologi, 30 hp. nr 254. 107p.
'Chabazite'
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Persson, A. (2006): Källargruvan. Paper published on www.k1q.net/skarn 15-06-2000.
Chalcoalumite
Formula: CuAl4(SO4)(OH)12 · 3H2O
Description: Identified by XRD
Reference: Persson, A. (2006): Källargruvan. Paper published on www.k1q.net/skarn 15-06-2000.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 44 localities in this region.
Chlorapatite (TL)
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: Igelström (1897) Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie, Leipzig: 27: 601; 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: 1006.
Chlorapatite var: Munkforssite (FRL)
Formula: (Ca,Mn)5(PO4)2(Cl,F)
Type Locality:
Reference: Igelström (1897) Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie, Leipzig: 27: 601; 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: 1006.
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: Cook, N. J.,Ciobanu, C.L.& Danushevskiy, L, (2007): LA-ICP-MS determination of gold in Bi-chalcogenides from four deposits in the Fennoscandian Shield. Geological Survey of Finland, Guide 53, 23-30; Oen, I. S. & Kieft, C. (1984): Paragenetic relations of Bi-, Ag-, Au-, and other tellurides in bornite veins at Glava, Värmland, Sweden. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen 149, 245-266.; Scherbina, A. S. (1941): The gold-rich chalcocite-bornite deposit of Glava in Vermland, Sweden, and its geological setting. Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Geol., Beilage-Band, 76A, 377-458.; 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.; Jonsson, E. (2016). Te-Se-Au-Ag-Bi-rich polymetallic vein mineralization south of Glava, SW Sweden. In NGWM 2016 (p. 132).
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Clinochlore var: Pennine
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinochlore var: Ripidolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: Östra Värmlands Mineral Society,Långban,Sweden
'Clinochrysotile'
Clinohumite
Formula: Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Clinosafflorite
Formula: CoAs2
Description: grains up to 0.5 mm in diameter, and blebs up to 0.03 mm across in cobaltite
Reference: Burke, E. A. J. & Zakrzewski, M. A. (1983) A cobalt–bearing sulfide — arsenide assemblage from the Nord mine (Finnshytteberg), Sweden: A new occurrence of clinosafflorite, The Canadian Mineralogist, 21, 129-136
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Clintonite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Cobaltpentlandite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)9S8
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: Mn2+Nb2O6
Reference: Lorin, T.(2002): Riddaho glimmerbrott, Torsby, Värmland. Litofilen, 19 (2): 8-11 +14
Copper
Formula: Cu
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Corrensite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)9((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)10 · nH2O
Reference: No reference listed
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Costibite
Formula: CoSbS
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Grensman, F.(1989): Hålsjøberg- En fyndortsbeskrivning. NAGS-nytt 16(3), 24-27
Crednerite
Formula: CuMnO2
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 13 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 6 localities in this region.
Cuprostibite
Formula: Cu2(Sb,Tl)
Cymrite
Formula: BaAl2Si2(O,OH)8 · H2O
Cyprine ?
Formula: Ca19Cu2+(Al10Mg2)Si18O68(OH)10
Reference: Kjell Gatedal
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Flink,G. (1910): Bidrag til Sveriges Mineralogi. Arkiv för kemi, mineralogi och geologi, 3 (35), Stockholm
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Diopside var: Schefferite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)(Mg,Fe,Mn)Si2O6
Dissakisite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Dixenite (TL)
Formula: CuMn2+14Fe2+(SiO4)2(As5+O4)(As3+O3)5(OH)6
Type Locality:
Reference: GFF (1920) 42, 436-439; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Domeykite
Formula: Cu3As
Domeykite-β
Formula: Cu3-xAs
Reference: Nysten, P. (1984): Kleinod des Nordens - Harstigen in Schweden. Magma 2/1984, 12-30.
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Reference: Kjell Gatedal
Ecdemite (TL)
Formula: Pb6Cl4(As2O7)
Reference: Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm. Förhandlinger, Stockholm (1877) 3, 379; 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: 1036; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Emplectite
Formula: CuBiS2
Reference: No reference listed
Empressite
Formula: AgTe
Reference: Cook, N. J.,Ciobanu, C.L.& Danushevskiy, L, (2007): LA-ICP-MS determination of gold in Bi-chalcogenides from four deposits in the Fennoscandian Shield. Geological Survey of Finland, Guide 53, 23-30; 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.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
'Epidote Supergroup'
Formula: A2M3(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Damman, A. H & Kieft, C. (1990): W-MO polymettallic mineralization and associated calc-silicate assemblages in the Gåsborn area, West Bergslagen, Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 28, 17-36
Ericssonite (TL)
Formula: BaMn2+2Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Reference: Lithos (1971) 4, 137-145; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
'Ericssonite-2O' (FRL)
Formula: BaMn2+2Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Reference: Lithos,(1971) 4, 137-145; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Euxenite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Reference: Wedding, B. (1989) Magmatic garnets in the Blomskog pegmatite, southwestern Sweden. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 111: 149-153.
Eveite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+2(AsO4)(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: American Mineralogist, 55, 319 (1970); Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Fayalite-Tephroite Series'
Reference: No reference listed
'Fayalite-Tephroite Series var: Knebelite'
Formula: from (Fe1.5Mn0.5)2SiO4 to (Mn1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
Reference: No reference listed
Feitknechtite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Damman, A.H.(1989): Hydrothermal orthoamphibole-bearing assemblages from the Gåsborn area, West Bergslagen, central Sweden. American Mineralogist. 74, 573-585
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: No reference listed
Fergusonite-(Y)
Formula: YNbO4
Ferri-winchite ?
Formula: ☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
Description: Ferri.winchite has been presented based on testing by Manfred Schaeffer. The test method and result has not been revealed. The material occurs as small yellow-brown aggregates resembling richterite.
Reference: David Hospital specimen tested by Manfred Schaeffer
Ferro-actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Ferro-ferri-winchite'
Formula: ☐[CaNa][Fe2+4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
Description: Old samples before 1994 were labelled as "radial actinolite (radialstrålig aktinolit)
Reference: Nysten, P. and Skogby, H. (1994): Manganese ferro-ferri-winchite from Harstigen, Filipstad, central Sweden. Mineralogical Magazine, 58, 168-172.
Ferro-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Sandström, F., Lorin, T. & Strand, U. (2009): Geologi och mineralogi i Gåsgruvefältet, Filipstad. Litofilen. 26 (2): 16-38
Ferrowyllieite
Formula: (Na,Ca,Mn)(Fe,Mn)(Fe,Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Reference: Ek, Roland & Nysten, Per (1990): Phosphate mineralogy of the Hålsjöberg and Hökensås kyanite deposits. Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm. Förhandlingar, Stockholm: 112: 9-18.; Museum Victoria collection M 43287
Filipstadite (TL)
Formula: (Sb0.5Fe0.5)Mn2O4
Reference: Amer.Min.(1988) 73, 413-419; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Finnemanite (TL)
Formula: Pb5(AsO3)3Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm. Förhandlinger, Stockholm (1923): 45, 160; Rocks & Min.: 62:166; 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: 1039; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Flinkite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+2Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
Description: Occurs in veinlets in magnetite ore.
Reference: Hamberg, A. (1889): Mineralogische Studien. 3. Über Flinkit, ein wasserhaltiges Manganarseniat aus der Grube Harstigen bei Pajsberg in Vermland. Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar 11: 212-222 ; 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: 726, 794; Hamberg (1889) Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm Förhandlingar, Stockholm: 11: 212-222.
Fluoborite
Formula: Mg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Fluorcalcioroméite
Formula: (Ca,Na,◻)2Sb5+2(O,OH)6F
Reference: Welin, E. (1968): Notes on the mineralogy of Sweden 6. X-ray powder diffraction data for minerals from Långban and related mineral deposits of central Sweden. Arkiv för Mineralogi och Geologi 4, 499-541. [as roméite]
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
'Fluornatroroméite'
Formula: (Na,Ca)2Sb2(O,OH)6F
Description: Composition of the mineral is (Na1.03Ca0.97)2.00(Sb1.83Fe3+0.17)2.00O5.63F1.37
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2010) Ulf Nyberg specimens
'Fluoro-arfvedsonite' ?
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22F2
Reference: Gunnar Färber
Folvikite (TL)
Formula: Sb5+Mn3+(Mg,Mn2+)10O8(BO3)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Raade, G. & Folvik, H. (2013): On an unnamed Mg-Mn-Sb oxyborate from the blatterite locality of the Kitteln Mine, Nordmark, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrifter. 50, 49-54; Cooper, M.A., Raade, G., Ball, N.A., Abdu, Y.A., Hawthorne, F.C., Rowe, R. (2018): Folvikite, Sb5+9 Mn3+(Mg,Mn2+)10O8(BO3)4, a new oxyborate mineral from the Kitteln mine, Nordmark ore district, Värmland, Sweden: description and crystal structure. Mineralogical Magazine, 82: 821-836.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Franklinite
Formula: Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Fredrikssonite (TL)
Formula: Mg2(Mn3+,Fe3+)(BO3)O2
Habit: Longprismatic, striated.
Colour: Black to brown
Reference: GFF (1983) 105, 335-340; P. Dunn; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Freedite (TL)
Formula: Cu+Pb8(AsO3)2O3Cl5
Type Locality:
Habit: Fibrous
Colour: yellow
Reference: Amer.Min.(1985) 70, 845-848; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Freieslebenite
Formula: AgPbSbS3
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Friedelite
Formula: Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Gabrielsonite (TL)
Formula: PbFe3+(As3+O3)O
Type Locality:
Reference: Arkiv Min.Geol.(1967) 4, 401-405; Clark, 1993, 249 - "Hey's Mineral Index - 3rd Edition"; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
'Gadolinite'
Gadolinite-(Y)
Formula: Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2002) microprobe + PXRD; Chukanov, N.V., Göttlicher, J., Möckel, S., Sofer, Z., Van, K.V. & Belakovskiy, D.I. (2010): Åskagenite-(Nd) Mn2+NdAl2Fe3+(Si2O7)(SiO4)O2, a new mineral of the epidote supergroup. Novye dannye o mineralakh, 45, 17–22 (in Russian). New data on minerals, 45, 17–22 (in English).
Gageite
Formula: Mn21(Si4O12)2O3(OH)20
Reference: Nysten, P. (2004): Harstigen ett mineralogisk eldorado i Bergslagen. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 28: 5-13
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Gahnite var: Manganoan Gahnite
Formula: (Zn,Mn)Al2O4
Habit: Cubic singel crystals
Colour: Yellowish-brownish
Description: This manganoan(up to 12Atom%Mn)gahnite shows very colorfull internal reflection in polished sections.
Reference: Kjell Gatedal
Galaxite
Formula: Mn2+Al2O4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 35 localities in this region.
Galena var: Selenian Galena
Formula: Pb(S,Se)
Galenobismutite (TL)
Formula: PbBi2S4
Reference: GFF (1878) 4, 109
Ganomalite (TL)
Formula: Pb9Ca5Mn(Si2O7)4(SiO4)O
Habit: Singel crystal masses
Colour: Greyish-white
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 49 (1985), 579; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Ganophyllite (TL)
Formula: (K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
Reference: Hamberg, A. (1890): Mineralogische studien. 9. Ueber Ganophyllit, ein manganzeolith von Harstigen. Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 12, 586-598; Smith, M.L. and Frondel, C. (1968) The related layered minerals ganophyllite, bannisterite and stilpnomelane. Mineralogical Magazine: 36: 893-913.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Gasparite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(AsO4)
Reference: Kjell Gatedal
Gatedalite (TL)
Formula: ZrMn2+2Mn3+4SiO12
Type Locality:
Reference: Hålenius, U. and Bosi, F. (2013) Gatedalite, IMA 2013-091. CNMNC Newsletter No. 18, December 2013, page 3256; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 3249-3258.
Gatumbaite
Formula: CaAl2(PO4)2(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Ek, R. and Nysten, P.E. (1990) Phosphate mineralogy of the Hålsjöberg and Hökensås kyanite deposits. Geologiska Föreningens I Stockholm. Förhandlingar, Stockholm: 112: 9-18.; Daltry, V.D.C. and von Knorring, O. (1998) Type-mineralogy of Rwanda with particular reference to the Buranga pegmatite. Geologica Belgica: 1: 9-15 (referring to Ek and Nysten, 1990).
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Geocronite
Formula: Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: No reference listed
Glaucochroite
Formula: CaMn2+SiO4
'Glauconite'
Formula: (K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Gonyerite (TL)
Formula: (Mn2+,Mg)5Fe3+(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH)8
Habit: Flaky, rosetts
Colour: Golden brown
Reference: Amer.Min.(1955) 40, 1090-1094; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Graphite
Formula: C
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Grossular var: Hibschite
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3-x(OH)4x
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'
Groutite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Guanajuatite
Formula: Bi2Se3
Reference: Scherbina, A. S. (1941): The gold-rich chalcocite-bornite deposit of Glava in Vermland, Sweden, and its geological setting. Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Geol., Beilage-Band, 76A, 377-458.
Gudmundite
Formula: FeSbS
'Gustavite-Lillianite Series'
Reference: Damman, A. H & Kieft, C. (1990): W-MO polymettallic mineralization and associated calc-silicate assemblages in the Gåsborn area, West Bergslagen, Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 28, 17-36
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hancockite
Formula: {CaPb}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Harkerite
Formula: Ca12Mg4Al(BO3)3(SiO4)4(CO3)5 · H2O
Reference: Holtstam, D. & Langhof, J. (1995): Metamorphic harkerite from Nordmarks odalfält, Värmland, Sweden. GFF 117, 151-152.
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183. ; K:Gatedal
Harstigite (TL)
Formula: Ca6(Mn,Mg)Be4Si6(O,OH)24
Type Locality:
Description: Flink (1917) reported that harstigsite was often found in calcite.
Reference: Flink, G. (1886): Mineralogiska notiser 1. Harstigit från Pajsberg. Bihang till Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 12 (II): 59-63; Flink, G. (1917): Bidrag till Sveriges Mineralogi. Arkiv för Kemi, mineralogi och Geologi. Vol 6. no. 21, p. 49-52; Hesse K F, Stümpel G (1986) Crystal structure of harstigite, MnCa6Be4[SiO4]2[Si2O7]2(OH)2. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie 177, 143-148
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Hedyphane (TL)
Formula: Ca2Pb3(AsO4)3Cl
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Habit: Masses and veins
Colour: Greyish to yellowish to greenish, greasy luster
Reference: Schweigger (1830) J. Chem. Phys.: 60, 310; 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: 857, 902, 1021; Rocks & Minerals: 60: 240; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Heliophyllite (TL)
Formula: Pb6Cl4(As2O7)
Reference: Öfvers. KVA handl.(1888) 45, 574; 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: 1037; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Hematolite (TL)
Formula: (Mn,Mg,Al,Fe3+)15(As5+O4)2(As3+O3)(OH)23
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Igelström (1884), Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm. Förhandlingar, Stockholm : 85-87; 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: 778; Clark, 1993, "Hey's Mineral Index"
Hematophanite (TL)
Formula: Pb4Fe3O8(OH,Cl)
Type Locality:
Reference: [Zeits.Krist.(1928) 68, 102; Clark, 1993, "Hey's Mineral Index"]
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Reference: Damman, A.H.(1989): Hydrothermal orthoamphibole-bearing assemblages from the Gåsborn area, West Bergslagen, central Sweden. American Mineralogist. 74, 573-585
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Hiärneite (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Mn,Na)2(Zr,Mn3+)5(Sb,Ti,Fe)2O16
Type Locality:
Reference: Holtstam, D. (1997) Hiärneite, a new, Zr-Sb oxide mineral isostructural with calzirtite, from Långban, Sweden. European Journal of Mineralogy: 9: 843-848.; Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (1998) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 83: 400-403.; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D., and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines, their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Hisingerite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hjalmarite (TL)
Formula: {Na}(NaMn}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Holtstam, D., Cámara, F., Skogby, H. and Karlsson, A. (2017) Hjalmarite, IMA2017-070. CNMNC Newsletter No. 40,December 2017, page 1579; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 1577–1581.
Homilite
Formula: Ca2(Fe2+,Mg)B2Si2O10
Reference: Probed 2004 - M.E. Ciriotti
'Hornblende'
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Hörnesite
Formula: Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Humite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
'Humite Group'
Reference: Nysten, P. (1987). Armangite from Nordmark. GFF, 109(2), 110-110.
Hyalotekite (TL)
Formula: (Pb,Ba,K)4(Ca,Y)2(B,Be)2(Si,B)2Si8O28(F,Cl)
Habit: Flaky
Colour: Colorless to white to grey
Reference: GFF (1877) 3, 382; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Hydrocerussite (TL)
Formula: Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Tschermaks Min. Pet. Mitt. 3 (1953), 298; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
'Hydrohausmannite' (FRL)
Type Locality:
Reference: Frondel, C. (1953): New manganese oxides: hydrohausmannite and woodruffite. American Mineralogist 38, 761-769.
Hydrotalcite
Formula: Mg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
'Hydrotalcite-2H'
Formula: Mg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Hydroxycalcioroméite
Formula: (Ca,Sb3+)2(Sb5+,Ti)2O6(OH)
Description: Composition of the mineral is (Ca1.39Na0.23Mn0.10Pb0.08Bi0.07)1.87(Sb1.64Ti0.25Fe3+0.11)2.00O6.11OH0.89
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2010) Ulf Nyberg specimens
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Colour: white
Description: Together with crandallite as masses in rutile
Reference: Grensman, F. (1989): Hålsjøberg- En fyndortsbeskrivning. NAGS-nytt 16(3), 24-27
Hydroxylhedyphane (TL)
Formula: Ca2Pb3(AsO4)3(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: Biagioni, C., Hålenius, U., Pasero, M., Karlsson, A. and Bosi, F. (2018) Hydroxylhedyphane, IMA 2018-052. CNMNC Newsletter No. 45, October 2018: page xxx; Mineralogical Magazine: 82: xxx-xxx; http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php f=5&t=14984
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Hyttsjöite (TL)
Formula: Pb18Ba2Ca5Mn2+2Fe3+2Si30O90Cl · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Amer.Min.(1996) 81, 743-753; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Iimoriite-(Y)
Formula: Y2[SiO4][CO3]
Habit: irregular massive
Colour: pale brown to tan-buff
Reference: Kristiansen, Roy (1993): Thalenitt-liknende mineraler fra Åskagen, Sverige. STEIN 20 (19), 7-8 + 58-60
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
'Ilmenite-Pyrophanite Series'
Reference: Wedding, B. (1989) Magmatic garnets in the Blomskog pegmatite, southwestern Sweden. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 111: 149-153.
Ilvaite
Formula: CaFe3+Fe2+2(Si2O7)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Inesite
Formula: Ca2(Mn,Fe)7Si10O28(OH)2 · 5H2O
Ingersonite (TL)
Formula: Ca3Mn2+Sb5+4O14
Type Locality:
Reference: Amer.Min.(1988) 73, 405-412; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Scherbina, A. S. (1941): The gold-rich chalcocite-bornite deposit of Glava in Vermland, Sweden, and its geological setting. Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Geol., Beilage-Band, 76A, 377-458.
Jacobsite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Reference: Dunn,P.J., Peacor, D.R., Valley, J.W. and Randall, C.W. (1985): Ganomalite from Franklin, New Jersey, and Jakobsberg, Sweden: New Chemical and Crystallographic Data. Mineralogical Magazine. 49: 579-582
'Jacobsite-Q'
Formula: T(Mn2+)M(Fe3+2)O4
Jagoite (TL)
Formula: Pb18Fe3+4[Si4(Si,Fe3+)6][Pb4Si16(Si,Fe)4]O82Cl6
Reference: Arkiv Min.Geol.(1957) 2, 315-317; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Jalpaite
Formula: Ag3CuS2
Reference: Nysten, C. Malmmineralogisk undersökning av Pb-, Zn-, Cu- och Ag-förande kvartsgångar i Värmskogsområdet, mellersta Värmland. Uppsala universitet, Institutionen för geovetenskaper. Examensarbete NV3, Berggrundsgeologi, 30 hp. nr 254. 107p.
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Andersson, Stefan, Jonsson, Erik, Högdahl, Karin (2014) Genesis of Pb-Ag-Cu-Fe-Zn-(Au-Sb-As) mineralisation at Hornkullen, Bergslagen, Sweden: insights from ore mineralogy, textural relations and geothermoarometry. 31st Nordic Geological Meeting, Lund Sweden.
Joesmithite (TL)
Formula: {Pb}{Ca2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Be2Si6O22)(OH)2
Habit: Prismatic crystals
Colour: Dark Brown
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine(1968) 36, 876-879; P.B.Moore; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Johannsenite
Formula: CaMn2+Si2O6
Johnbaumite
Formula: Ca5(AsO4)3OH
'Joséite'
Formula: Bi4TeS2
Reference: No reference listed
'Julgoldite'
Description: Euhedral julgoldite and minor ilvaite occurs in radially oriented crystals in an iron skarn ( Nysten 2016)
Reference: Nysten, P. (2016) Julgoldit och ilvait från Långban. LångbansNytt 22 (1): 20
Julgoldite-(Fe2+) (TL)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Fe3+2(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Lithos (1971) 4, 93-99; Canadian Mineralogist(1967) 9, 301; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Julgoldite-(Fe3+) (TL)
Formula: Ca2Fe3+Fe3+2(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH) · H2O
Reference: Moore, P.B. (1971): Julgoldite the Fe+2 - Fe+3 dominant pumpellyite. Lithos, 4, 93-99; Passaglia E, Gottardi G (1973) Crystal chemistry and nomenclature of pumpellyites and julgoldites. Canadian Mineralogist, 12, 219-223.
Kainosite-(Y)
Formula: Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Reference: Sjögren, H.(1897): Kainosit från Kogrufvan på Nordmarksfältet. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar, 19: 54-60; Amer. Min. (1930) 15:205-219
Kanoite
Formula: Mn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data 2018, Ulf Nyberg material
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kasolite
Formula: Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Reference: Löfvendahl, R: (1981): Secondary uranium minerals in Sweden. Sveriges Geologiska Undersökning C779, 20
Katoptrite (TL)
Formula: (Mn2+,Mg)13(Al,Fe3+)4Sb5+2(SiO4)2O20
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Habit: Prismatic
Colour: Reddish brownish to black
Reference: Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm. Förhandlingar, Stockholm (1917): 39: 431; 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: 787, 1030; Mineralogical Magazine (1978): 42, 133-136; Kjell Gatedal.
Kawazulite
Formula: Bi2Te2Se
Reference: Cook, N. J.,Ciobanu, C.L.& Danushevskiy, L, (2007): LA-ICP-MS determination of gold in Bi-chalcogenides from four deposits in the Fennoscandian Shield. Geological Survey of Finland, Guide 53, 23-30; Cook, N. J., Ciobanu, C. L., Spry, P. G., & Voudouris, P. (2009). Understanding gold-(silver)-telluride-(selenide) mineral deposits. Episodes, 32(4), 249.
Keiviite-(Y)
Formula: Y2Si2O7
Reference: Kristiansen, Roy (1993): Thalenitt-liknende mineraler fra Åskagen, Sverige. STEIN 20 (1), 7-8 + 58-60
Kentrolite (TL)
Formula: Pb2Mn3+2(Si2O7)O2
Reference: Damour & vom Rath (1880); AM:52(1967):1085; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Kjell Gatedal
Kimuraite-(Y)
Formula: Ca(Y,Nd)2(CO3)4 · 6H2O
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Kinoshitalite
Formula: (Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Kirschsteinite
Formula: CaFe2+SiO4
Reference: M.E. Ciriotti (2005) Probed
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. Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology. 42, 1-22
Koutekite
Formula: Cu5As2
Krennerite
Formula: Au3AgTe8
Reference: Scherbina, A. S. (1941): The gold-rich chalcocite-bornite deposit of Glava in Vermland, Sweden, and its geological setting. Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Geol., Beilage-Band, 76A, 377-458.
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
'Lamprophanite'
Reference: Igelström (1866) Svenska Vetenskapsakademien, Stockholm, Handlingar, Öfv.: 23: 93; 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: 580.
Lanarkite
Formula: Pb2(SO4)O
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Långbanite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+4Mn3+9Sb5+O16(SiO4)2
Reference: Zeits.Krist.Min.(1888) 13, 1-8; Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Långbanshyttanite (TL)
Formula: Pb2Mn2Mg(AsO4)2(OH)4·6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: NIKITA V. CHUKANOV, IGOR V. PEKOV, ERIK JONSSON, NATALIA V. ZUBKOVA, YAROSLAV E. FILINCHUK, DMITRIY I. BELAKOVSKIY and DMITRY YU. PUSHCHAROVSKY: Långbanshyttanite, a new low-temperature arsenate mineral with a novel structure from Långban, Sweden. European Journal of Mineralogy (Fast-track article)
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Description: Identified by XRD (Uta Müller 22.9.1991)
Reference: Persson, A. (2006): Källargruvan. Paper published on www.k1q.net/skarn 15-06-2000.; Persson, A. (2019): Källargruvan. En sulfatmineralisering i västra Värmland. Stein 46 (1): 18-24
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Lazulite
Formula: MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
'Lazulite-Scorzalite Series'
Reference: Grensman, F. (1989) Hålsjøberg- En fyndortsbeskrivning. NAGS-nytt: 16(3): 24-27.
Lead
Formula: Pb
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183. ; K:Gatedal
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Lorin, T.(2002): Riddaho glimmerbrott, Torsby, Värmland. Litofilen, 19 (2): 8-11 +14
Leucophoenicite
Formula: Mn2+7(SiO4)3(OH)2
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Lindqvistite (TL)
Formula: Pb2Mn2+Fe16O27
Type Locality:
Reference: Holtstam, D. & Norrestam, R. (1993): Lindqvistite Pb2MeFe16O27,a novel hexagonal ferrite mineral from Jakobsberg, Filipstad, Sweden. American Mineralogist. 78, 1304-1312
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Litharge
Formula: PbO
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Localities: Reported from at least