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Somaliai
Regional Level Types
SomaliaCountry

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Key
Area:
637,657 km2
Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Mogadishu2,587,183 (2012)
Kismayo234,852 (2014)
Marka230,100 (2014)
Jamaame185,270 (2018)
Baidoa129,839 (2013)
Bosaso74,287 (2015)
Other Languages:
French:
Somalie
German:
Somalia
Italian:
Somalia
Russian:
Сомали
Simplified Chinese:
索马里
Spanish:
Somalia
Afrikaans:
Somalië
Albanian:
Somalia
Arabic:
الصومال
Belarusian:
Самалі
Bulgarian:
Сомалия
Catalan:
Somàlia
Czech:
Somálsko
Danish:
Somalia
Dutch:
Somalië
Estonian:
Somaalia
Farsi/Persian:
سومالی
Finnish:
Somalia
Galician:
Somalia
Greek:
Σομαλία
Hebrew:
סומליה
Hindi:
सोमालिया
Hungarian:
Szomália
Icelandic:
Sómalía
Indonesian:
Somalia
Irish Gaelic:
An tSomáil
Japanese:
ソマリア
Korean:
소말리아
Latvian:
Somālija
Lithuanian:
Somalis
Macedonian:
Сомалија
Norwegian:
Somalia
Polish:
Somalia
Portuguese:
Somália
Romanian:
Somalia
Serbian:
Сомалија
Slovak:
Somálsko
Slovenian:
Somalija
Swahili:
Somalia
Swedish:
Somalia
Tagalog:
Somalya
Thai:
โซมาเลีย
Turkish:
Somali
Ukrainian:
Сомалі
Vietnamese:
Somalia
Welsh:
Somalia


Most of the interesting mineral localities of the former republic of Somalia are located in the northern part, now the new country of Somaliland (qv).

Note: in about 1982 Somalia was reorganized from eight provinces into sixteen regions.

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30 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Küster, D. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 68-86.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Mason, B. & Maynes, A.D. (1967) The Composition of the Allegan, Bur-Gheluai, and Cynthiana meteorites: Proceedings of the United States National Museum 124, # 3624: Smithsonian Institution Press: Washington, DC. (Oct 1967).
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Visonà, D. (1993). The Daba Shabeli gabbro-syenite complex: an element of the gabbro belt in the Northern Somali basement. Geology and mineral resources of Somalia and surrounding regions.(E. Abbate, M. Sagri and FP Sassi, eds.) Bull. 1st. Agronom. Oltremare, special issue, 113, 59-82.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Visonà, D. (1993). The Daba Shabeli gabbro-syenite complex: an element of the gabbro belt in the Northern Somali basement. Geology and mineral resources of Somalia and surrounding regions.(E. Abbate, M. Sagri and FP Sassi, eds.) Bull. 1st. Agronom. Oltremare, special issue, 113, 59-82.
Carlsbergite
Formula: CrN
Reference: Buchwald, V. F., & Scott, E. R. (1971): First nitride (CrN) in iron meteorites. Nature Phys. Soc., 233, 113-114.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Küster, D. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 68-86.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Description: Clinopyroxene is Ca-poor 'clinobronzite' [Diopside is not reported in either Mason & Maynes (1967) or Levi-Donati (1968).]
Reference: Mason, B. & Maynes, A.D. (1967) The Composition of the Allegan, Bur-Gheluai, and Cynthiana meteorites: Proceedings of the United States National Museum 124, # 3624: Smithsonian Institution Press: Washington, DC. (Oct 1967).
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Levi-Donati, G. R. (1968) The Bur-Gheluai Meteorite: Meteoritics 4(1): 23-41. (March 1968).; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites.Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Danalite
Formula: Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Nimis, P., Molin, G., Visonà, D. (1996) Crystal chemistry of danalite from Daba Shabeli Complex (N Somalia). Mineralogical Magazine 60:2, 375-378.; Visonà, D. (1993). The Daba Shabeli gabbro-syenite complex: an element of the gabbro belt in the Northern Somali basement. Geology and mineral resources of Somalia and surrounding regions.(E. Abbate, M. Sagri and FP Sassi, eds.) Bull. 1st. Agronom. Oltremare, special issue, 113, 59-82.
Daubréelite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Reference: Burrugato, F., & Faccenda, V. (1975): A new investigation of the Uegit meteorite. Meteoritics, 10, 75-84.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Baldanza, B. & Levi-Donati, G.R. (1971) Evidence of Shock-Metamorphic Effects in the Ergheo Meteorite: Mineralogical Magazine 38(294): 197-204. (June 1971).
'Glass'
Description: Dark brown glass in veins as well as transparent interstitial maskelynite.
Reference: Baldanza, B. & Levi-Donati, G.R. (1971) Evidence of Shock-Metamorphic Effects in the Ergheo Meteorite: Mineralogical Magazine 38(294): 197-204. (June 1971).
'Hornblende'
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Iron
Formula: Fe
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Iron var: Martensite
Formula: Fe
Reference: Levi-Donati, G. R. (1968) The Bur-Gheluai Meteorite: Meteoritics 4(1): 23-41. (March 1968).
Isocubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites.Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Maskelynite'
Reference: Merrill, G. P. (1916) Handbook and Descriptive Catalogue of the Meteorite Collections in the U.S. National Museum. Bull. U. S. Natl. Museum, No.94, Washington. 207 pp., 41 pls.; Baldanza, B. & Levi-Donati, G.R. (1971) Evidence of Shock-Metamorphic Effects in the Ergheo Meteorite: Mineralogical Magazine 38(294): 197-204. (June 1971).
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Reference: Mason, B. & Maynes, A.D. (1967) The Composition of the Allegan, Bur-Gheluai, and Cynthiana meteorites: Proceedings of the United States National Museum 124, # 3624: Smithsonian Institution Press: Washington, DC. (Oct 1967).
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Description: Reported as monazite by Artini (1915), but classifiable as monazite-(Ce) according to the Artini's analytical data.
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558; Overstreet, W.C. (1967) The geologic occurrence of monazite. Geological Survey Professional Paper 530. United States Printing Office, Washington, VII+326 pp.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Küster, D. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 68-86.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
'Plessite'
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Millosevich, F. (1924): Il ferro meteorico di Uegit (Somalia italiana). Memorie R. Accad. Naz. Lincei, Classe sci. fis. mat. nat., ser. 5, 14, 501-507.
Sepiolite
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: www.mineralmundi.com
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: Küster, D. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 68-86.
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: Küster, D. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 68-86.
'Tapiolite'
Formula: (Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: Küster, D. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 68-86.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Artini, E. (1915) Sulla presenza della monazite nelle sabbie e nelle arenarie della Somalia meridionale. Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, serie 5, Rendiconti, Classe di scienze fisiche, matematiche e naturali, 24, 1° semestre, 555-558.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Carlsbergite1.BC.15CrN
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
var: Martensite1.AE.05Fe
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Daubréelite2.DA.05Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Isocubanite2.CB.55bCuFe2S3
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Merrillite8.AC.45Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Danalite9.FB.10Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Sepiolite9.EE.25Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Glass'-
'Hornblende'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Maskelynite'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Plessite'-
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tapiolite'-(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Carlsbergite1.1.20.1CrN
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Isocubanite2.9.13.3CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Daubréelite2.10.1.11Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Merrillite38.3.4.4Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(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)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Sepiolite74.3.1b.1Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
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)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Danalite76.2.4.2Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Glass'-
'Hornblende'-
Iron-Fe
var: Martensite-Fe
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Maskelynite'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Plessite'-
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tapiolite'-(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
LiLithium
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
BeBeryllium
Be DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
NNitrogen
N CarlsbergiteCrN
OOxygen
O DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
O CassiteriteSnO2
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O Tapiolite(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
MgMagnesium
Mg SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Mg MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
Si SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
PPhosphorus
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
P MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
S TroiliteFeS
S DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
S IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CrChromium
Cr CarlsbergiteCrN
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
MnManganese
Mn Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Mn Tapiolite(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
FeIron
Fe DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
Fe Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe Tapiolite(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Iron (var: Martensite)Fe
Fe IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe IronFe
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NiNickel
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
CuCopper
Cu CopperCu
Cu IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Nb Tapiolite(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
TaTantalum
Ta Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Ta Tapiolite(Fe,Mn)(Ta,Nb)2O6

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