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PlacePopulation
Kyiv2,797,553 (2018)
Kharkiv1,430,885 (2017)
Dnipro1,032,822 (2018)
Donetsk1,024,700 (2017)
Odessa1,001,558 (2017)
Zaporizhia796,217 (2018)
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Ukraine consists of 27 regions which are twenty-four oblasts (provinces) and one autonomous republic (avtonomna respublika), Crimea. The 24 oblasts and Crimea are subdivided into 490 raions (districts) and city municipalities of regional significance, or second-level administrative units.

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472 valid minerals. 12 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 6 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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Localities:
Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Acetamide (TL)
Formula: CH3CONH2
Type Locality:
Reference: [ZVMO 104 (1975), 326; Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index, 3rd Edition"]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Aenigmatite
Formula: Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Aeschynite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Reference: Lazarenko E.K. e.a. Mineralogy of Priazovie, - Kiev, "Naukova Dumka", 1981, p. 432.
Akaganeite
Formula: (Fe3+,Ni2+)8(OH,O)16Cl1.25 · nH2O
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Reference: Tatarintsev, V.I., Tsymbal, S.N., Sandomirskaya, S.M., Egorova, L.N., Vashtchenko, A.N., Khnyazkov, A.P. (1990): Iron-bearing manganese silicides from the Priazovye (USSR). Mineral. Zhurnal: 12 (6): 35-43 (in Russian); in: Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J. (1920): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 77: 1118
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 32 localities in this region.
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Bailey, J. C. (1980). Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: a petrologic review. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark, 29, 1-45.
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: Golubovskaya, E.V. (2001): Lithology and Mineral Resources 36(3), 224-235.
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'α-Brass'
Formula: Cu3Zn
Reference: Gurov, E. P., Shekhunova, S. B., & Permyakov, V. V. (2013) Accessory Minerals from Impact Melt Rocks of the Boltysh Structure, Ukraine. Native Metals and Alloys. In Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (Vol. 44, p. 1217).
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Aluminite
Formula: Al2(SO4)(OH)4 · 7H2O
Aluminocopiapite
Formula: Al2/3Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: Dobrovolskaya T.I., Polkanov Y.A. The Paleovolcano Fiolent. Giude (2004) - Simferopol, 2004, 19 p. (in Russ.) Oleg V. Zinchenko at al. (2008).The mineralogy of seasonal sulfates in the cape Fiolent - Zapiski Ukrainskogo Mineralogichnogo Tovaristva (Proceeding Ukrainian Mineralogical Society), 2008, #5, p. 75-83 (in Ukr.)
'Amber'
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Anapaite
Formula: Ca2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
'Ancylite'
Reference: Ryabchikov, I.D., Kogarko, L.N., Krivdik, S.G., and Ntaflos, T. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(6), 423-432.
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: No reference listed
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Reference: Cuney, M., Emetz, A., Mercadier, J., Mykchaylov, V., Shunko, V., & Yuslenko, A. (2012). Uranium deposits associated with Na-metasomatism from central Ukraine: a review of some of the major deposits and genetic constraints. Ore Geology Reviews, 44, 82-106.
Anduoite
Formula: (Ru,Os)As2
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Ohnenstetter, M., Neziraj, A., Ohnenstetter, D., Laajoki, K.V.O., Popovchenko, S.E., and Kornienko, P.K. (2001): Canadian Mineralogist 39(2), 591-606.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Anorthite var: Bytownite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Ivanova, M. A., Kononkova, N. N. & Petaev, M. I. (1993) Silica-bearing objects in the Dengli H3.8 and Gorlovka H3-4 chondrites: Twenty-Fourth Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Part 2: G-M:p. 697-698. (March 1993).
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Alexander I. Tischenko (1996). Minerals of the Crimea. - World of stones, 1996, #9, p.9-18.
'Apatite'
Localities: Reported from at least 23 localities in this region.
'Apatite var: Carbonate-rich Apatite'
Reference: Arbuzov V.A. et al. (1967) Kerch Iron-Ore Basin (Kerchenskii Zhelezorydny Bassein)/ - Moscow:Nedra. - 576 h/ (Rus.)
Aphthitalite
Formula: (K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Arsenic
Formula: As
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Astrophyllite
Formula: K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O28(OH)4F
'Astrophyllite-Kupletskite Series'
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data; Pekov, I.V., Belovitskaya, Yu.V., Kartashov, P.M., Chukanov, N.V., Yamnova, N.A., and Egorov-Tismenko, Yu.K. (1999) New data on perraultite (from the Azov Region) Zapiski Vserossiyskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva: 127(1): 112-120 (in Russian).
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Geologiya SSSR. Poleznye iskopaemye (The geology of USSR. Commercial mineral)- Nedra (Moscou), 1974, vol. VIII, 205 p.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Augite var: Fassaite
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Reference: Petaev, M. I. (1995) Breakdown of Primary Na,Al-rich Pyroxene in an Al-rich Object from the Gorlovka H3-4 Chondrite: Evidence for Secondary Heating and Partial Melting: Abstracts of the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXVI: 1113-1114. (March 1995).
Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
Reference: Semenenko, V. P. & Girich, A. L. (1996) Graphite-containing Fragments in the Krymka Chondrite. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, vol. 31, page A127
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Babingtonite
Formula: Ca2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
Reference: Karpenko V., Ignatenko K. Babingtonite form the Pervomaiskii quarry in the Crimea // Novye dannye o mineralakh (New Data on Minerals), 1991, #37, 58 - 63 (in Russ.) Getling R.V. Datolith of the Bodrak area in the Crimea and some features of his genesis // ZVMO, 1960, vol. 89, #1, 102 - 106 (in Russ.)
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Bafertisite
Formula: Ba2Fe2+4Ti2(Si2O7)2O2(OH)2F2
Reference: Victor V. Sharygin analytycal data (2013)
Baotite
Formula: Ba4Ti8Si4O28Cl
Reference: Victor V. Sharygin analytycal data (2013)
'Barkevikite'
Description: Discredited, see amphibole
Reference: Ryabchikov, I.D., Kogarko, L.N., Krivdik, S.G., and Ntaflos, T. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(6), 423-432.
Barringerite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)2P
Reference: M. A. Nazarov, F. Brandstaetter, G. Kurat (1996). Phosphides and P-rich Sulfides in the Mighei (CM) Chondrite (Abstract), Lunar and Planetary Science, volume 27, page 939.
Barylite
Formula: Be2Ba(Si2O7)
Reference: Vlasov, K.A., Min. of Rare Elements, Vol II:87-89 (1966).
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Bassanite
Formula: CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Reference: Alexander I. Tischenko (1996. Minerals of the Crimea - World of stones, 1996, #9, p. 9-18
'Bastnäsite'
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Beidellite
Formula: (Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Benjaminite
Formula: Ag3Bi7S12
Reference: Biruk, S., & Skakun, L. (2012). Bismuth minerals of the Beregovo ore field: mineral assemblages and spatial zonation (Transcarpathian, Ukraine). Geological Quarterly, 44(1), 39-46.
Berryite
Formula: Cu3Ag2Pb3Bi7S16
Reference: Biruk, S., & Skakun, L. (2012). Bismuth minerals of the Beregovo ore field: mineral assemblages and spatial zonation (Transcarpathian, Ukraine). Geological Quarterly, 44(1), 39-46.
Berthierite
Formula: FeSb2S4
Reference: Golubovskaya, E.V. (2001): Lithology and Mineral Resources 36(3), 224-235.
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.; Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980.; Bailey, J. C. (1980). Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: a petrologic review. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark, 29, 1-45.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Oleg Lopatkin; Lebid, M. I., Kalinin, V. I., Kulish, E. O., Voinovsky, A. S., Lepigov, G. D., & Sukhodolsky, K. O. (200) Nonmetal Minerals of the Ukrainian Shield. Mineral. Journ. (Ukraine) 24(4):21-27
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Beryl var: Heliodor
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Betekhtinite
Formula: (Cu,Fe)21Pb2S15
Reference: Nechaev S & Pastukhov V (2001) Links between the Proterozoic anorthosite-rapakivigranite plutons and ore-forming events in the Ukrainian Shield (ores of titanium, uranium, rare metal and gold). in Abstracts – GEODE field workshop 8-12th July 2001 on ilmenite deposits in the Rogaland anorthosite province, S. Norway.
Bílinite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Möckel, S. & Frischmann, N. (1992): Mineralien der Quecksilberlagerstätte Nikitovka in der Ukraine. Mineralien-Welt, 3, 14-15. (in German)
'Biotite'
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Birnessite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Reference: Chukhrov F.V., Gorshkov A.I., Berezovskaya V.V., Sivtsov A.V. (1987) New data on mineralogy of Kerch ores, - Izvestiya AN SSSR, ser. geol., 4, p. 60-77 (in Rus.)
Bischofite
Formula: MgCl2 · 6H2O
Reference: Geologiya SSSR. Poleznye iskopaemye (The geology of USSR. Commercial mineral) - Nedra (Moscou), 1974, vol. VIII, 205 p.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Blödite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Bobierrite
Formula: Mg3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Bohdanowiczite
Formula: AgBiSe2
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Boltwoodite
Formula: (K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Borax
Formula: Na2(B4O5)(OH)4 · 8H2O
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Botryogen
Formula: MgFe3+(SO4)2(OH) · 7H2O
Reference: Dobrovolskaya T.I., Polkanov Y.A. The Paleovolcano Fiolent. Giude (2004) - Simferopol, 2004, 19 p. (in Russ.) Oleg V. Zinchenko at al. (2008).The mineralogy of seasonal sulfates in the cape Fiolent - Zapiski Ukrainskogo Mineralogichnogo Tovaristva (Proceeding Ukrainian Mineralogical Society), 2008, #5, p. 75-83 (in Ukr.)
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Brannerite
Formula: UTi2O6
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Reference: Alexander I. Tischenko (1996)/ Minerals of the Crimea. - World of stones, 1996, #9, p. 9-18.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Britholite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
Brownmillerite
Formula: Ca2(Al,Fe3+)2O5
Reference: V.V. Sharygin (2011) Lakargiite and Minerals of the Perovskite-brownmillerite Series in Metacarbonate Rocks from Donetsk Burned Dumps
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Reference: Ian D. R. Mackinnon (1980). Structures and textures of the Murchison and Mighei carbonaceous chondrite matrices. Proc. Lunar Planetary Sci. Conf. 11th, pp 839-852.
Buddingtonite
Formula: (NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Description: Although listed as occurring in a pegmatite field, this and other species listed probably are not from a granite pegmatite, but are from nearby rocks. This mineral probably requires confirmation.
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
Burbankite
Formula: (Na,Ca)3(Sr,Ba,Ce)3(CO3)5
Reference: New Data on Minerals (2004): 39: 50-64; Kryvdik S. G. · Sharygin V. V. · Gatsenko V. O. · Lunev E. S. (2016) Foid minerals from malignites of the Pokrovo-Kireevo massif (Azov Sea region, Ukraine)
'Buserite'
Formula: Na4Mn14O27 · 21H2O
Reference: Chukhrov F.V., Gorshkov A.I., Berezovskaya V.V., Sivtsov A.V. (1987) New data on mineralogy of Kerch ores, - Izvestiya AN SSSR, ser. geol., 4, p. 60-77 (in Rus.)
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 74 localities in this region.
Calcite var: Lublinite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: - Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
'Calcite Group'
Formula: AXO3
Cancrinite
Formula: (Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Caracolite
Formula: Na3Pb2(SO4)3Cl
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
Carnallite
Formula: KMgCl3 · 6H2O
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: 94, 478.
Carpathite (TL)
Formula: C24H12
Type Locality:
Reference: American Mineralogist (1957), 42, 120 ; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Carrollite
Formula: Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Reference: Nechaev S & Pastukhov V (2001) Links between the Proterozoic anorthosite-rapakivigranite plutons and ore-forming events in the Ukrainian Shield (ores of titanium, uranium, rare metal and gold). in Abstracts – GEODE field workshop 8-12th July 2001 on ilmenite deposits in the Rogaland anorthosite province, S. Norway.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Catapleiite
Formula: Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Čejkaite ?
Formula: Na4(UO2)(CO3)3
Reference: Burakov, B.E., Strykanova, E.E., Anderson, E.B. (): Secondary Uranium Minerals on the Surface of Chernobyl “Lava”. MRS Proceedings: 465; : http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/PROC-465-1309
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Reference: Dudar, T. V.; Shumlyanskii, V. A. (1999): Gold-bearing gersdorffite-freibergite mineral association at the low ore level in the Bobrikovo deposit. Dopovidi Natsional'noi Akademii Nauk Ukraini 1999 (3), 124-127.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
'Chabazite'
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 30 localities in this region.
Chalcostibite
Formula: CuSbS2
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Cheralite
Formula: CaTh(PO4)2
Reference: Gurov, E. P., Shekhunova, S. B., & Permyakov, V. V. (2015). Accessory and opaque minerals in impact melt rocks of the Boltysh structure, Ukraine. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 50(6), 1139-1155.
Chevkinite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Chiolite
Formula: Na5Al3F14
Reference: Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980.
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Chlormayenite
Formula: Ca12Al14O32[◻4Cl2]
Reference: Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Reference: http://ukrmineral.org/sites/default/files/u5/vyshnev14.pdf
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Chromite var: Ferrian Chromite
Formula: Fe2+(Cr,Fe3+)2O4
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Laajoki, K.V.O., and Popovchenko, S.E. (2002): The chromitites of the Kapitanov deposit, Ukrainian Shield. Presented at the 47th Annual GAC-MAC meeting, Saskatoon, Canada.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
'Clays'
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Clinoptilolite'
Reference: Gurov, E. P., Kelley, S. P., Koeberl, C., & Dykan, N. I. (2006). Sediments and impact rocks filling the Boltysh impact crater. In Biological processes associated with impact events (pp. 335-358). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Bobrov, O. B., Merkushin, I. E., Sergienko, V. M., Pogukaj, V. I., Mudrovska, I. V., Voloshyn, O. A., ... & Sivoronov, A. O. (2006, August). Object B2. Mayske gold deposit. In International Field Workshop. IAGOD; Bobrov A.B. (2014) Mayske gold deposit. OBJECT G8. IAGOD Field trip.
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Copper
Formula: Cu
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Cosalite
Formula: Pb2Bi2S5
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
Cronstedtite
Formula: Fe2+2Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Ian D. R. MacKinnon (1980). Analytical Electron Microscopy of Matrix Phases in Murchison and Mighei (Abstract). Meteoritics 15, p. 328.
'Crossite'
Cryolite
Formula: Na2NaAlF6
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cuspidine
Formula: Ca4(Si2O7)(F,OH)2
Cyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Reference: Geologiya SSSR. Poleznye iskopaemye (The geology of USSR. Commercial mineral)- Nedra (Moscou), 1974, vol. VIII, 205 p.
Cylindrite
Formula: Pb3Sn4FeSb2S14
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
Dachiardite-Na
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)5Al10Si38O96 · 25H2O
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Daubréelite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Reference: M. A. Nazarov, F. Brandstaetter, G. Kurat (1996). Phosphides and P-rich Sulfides in the Mighei (CM) Chondrite (Abstract), Lunar and Planetary Science, volume 27, page 939.; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
'Davidite'
Reference: O.F.Makivchuk, M.M.Kiryanov, A.Kh.Bakarzhiev (2006) Object B4. Michurinske uranium deposit. In International Field Workshop. IAGOD Field trip.
Dawsonite
Formula: NaAlCO3(OH)2
Reference: Belous, I. R., Kirikilitsa, S. I., Levenshteyn, M. L., Rodina, E. K., & Florinskaya, V. N. (1984). Occurrences of mercury in northwestern Donbass salt domes. International Geology Review, 26(5), 573-582.
Delvauxite
Formula: CaFe4(PO4,SO4)2(OH)8 · 4-6H2O not confirmed ·
Reference: Geologiya SSSR (The geology of USSR) (1969) - Nedra (Moscou), 1969, vol. VIII, 575 p.
Diamond
Formula: C
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Emetz, A. V., Zagnitko, V. M., & Prykhod’ko, V. L. (2005). Mineral compositions and genesis of the ore bodies of the Zhyrychi Cu deposit (North-Western Ukraine). Mineralogical Journal (Ukraine), 27, 77-91.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Dolomite var: Ferroan Dolomite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
Reference: Lazarenko E.K. (1975) Mineralogy of Donbass
Donbassite (TL)
Formula: Al4.33(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Lazarenko, E. K. (1940) Donbassites, a new group of minerals from the Donetz Basin. (in Russian) C. R. Acad. Sci. URSS, 28, 519-521.
Dumortierite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Elpasolite
Formula: K2NaAlF6
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Epistilbite
Formula: CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Reference: Tischenko A. data
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Erionite-K
Formula: (K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Reference: Domenico Preite
Euclase
Formula: BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
Eudialyte
Formula: Na15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Reference: Sharygin, V.V. (2015): Zincian micas from peralkaline phonolites of the Oktyabrsky massif, Azov Sea region, Ukrainian Shield. European Journal of Mineralogy: 27(4): 521-533
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
'Feldspar Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Felsőbányaite
Formula: Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 4H2O
Reference: - Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Dudar, T. V.; Shumlyanskii, V. A. (1999): Gold-bearing gersdorffite-freibergite mineral association at the low ore level in the Bobrikovo deposit. Dopovidi Natsional'noi Akademii Nauk Ukraini 1999 (3), 124-127.
Fergusonite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: (Ce,La,Nd)NbO4
Type Locality:
Reference: Trudy Min.Muz. Fersmana (1976) 25, 166-172.
Feroxyhyte (TL)
Formula: Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
'Ferri-taramite' (FRL)
Formula: Na(CaNa)(Mg3Fe3+2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: American Mineralogist 11:219
'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series'
Reference: Cuney, M., Emetz, A., Mercadier, J., Mykchaylov, V., Shunko, V., & Yuslenko, A. (2012). Uranium deposits associated with Na-metasomatism from central Ukraine: a review of some of the major deposits and genetic constraints. Ore Geology Reviews, 44, 82-106.
Ferro-edenite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: L. N. Kogarko, V. A. Konova, M. P. Orlova, A. R. Woolley (1995) Ukraine in Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World pp 49-58
'Ferro-ferri-taramite' (FRL)
Formula: Na(CaNa)(Fe2+3Fe3+2)(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Type Locality:
Habit: Short prismatic
Colour: black with hint of blue
Description: Chemical composition: (Na 0.600 K0.440)1.040(Ca1.393Na0.607)2(Mg0.137Fe2+3.189Mn0.237Mn0.237Fe3+1.411)4.974(Si6.164Al1.646Ti0.090)7.900(OH)2.191F0.073
Reference: Morozewicz, J. (1925) Uber einige Eisenalkali-amphibole. Tschermaks Mineral.Petrog. Mitt., Volume 38, pp 210-222
Ferrohexahydrite (TL)
Formula: FeSO4 · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Vlasov V V, Kuznetsov A V (1962) Melanterite and the products of its alteration. Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 91, issue 4, 490-492
Ferro-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
'Ferropseudobrookite'
Formula: Fe2+Ti2O5
Reference: Cuney, M., Emetz, A., Mercadier, J., Mykchaylov, V., Shunko, V., & Yuslenko, A. (2012). Uranium deposits associated with Na-metasomatism from central Ukraine: a review of some of the major deposits and genetic constraints. Ore Geology Reviews, 44, 82-106.
Ferrosilite
Formula: FeSiO3
Reference: Gurov, E. P., Shekhunova, S. B., & Permyakov, V. V. (2015). Accessory and opaque minerals in impact melt rocks of the Boltysh structure, Ukraine. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 50(6), 1139-1155.
Fibroferrite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
'Fluocerite'
Fluorannite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Reference: Tischenko A. data
Fluorbritholite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3F
Reference: Magdalena Dumańska-Słowik, Bartosz Budzyń, Wiesław Heflik and Magdalena Sikorska (2012)Stability relationships of REE-bearing phosphates in an alkali-rich system (nepheline syenite from the Mariupol Massif, SE Ukraine). Acta Geologica Polonica, 62:247–265
Fluorellestadite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5F
Reference: Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Fluorite var: Yttrofluorite
Formula: (Ca1-xYx)F2+x where 0.05< x <0.3
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Fluorophlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Reference: Sharygin, V.V. (2015): Zincian micas from peralkaline phonolites of the Oktyabrsky massif, Azov Sea region, Ukrainian Shield. European Journal of Mineralogy: 27(4): 521-533
Fluorophlogopite var: Zincian Manganoan Fluorophlogopite
Formula: K(Mg,Zn,Mn)3(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Reference: Sharygin, V.V. (2015): Zincian micas from peralkaline phonolites of the Oktyabrsky massif, Azov Sea region, Ukrainian Shield. European Journal of Mineralogy: 27(4): 521-533
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Reference: Dudar, T. V.; Shumlyanskii, V. A. (1999): Gold-bearing gersdorffite-freibergite mineral association at the low ore level in the Bobrikovo deposit. Dopovidi Natsional'noi Akademii Nauk Ukraini 1999 (3), 124-127.
Frohbergite
Formula: FeTe2
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Fülöppite
Formula: Pb3Sb8S15
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Gaylussite
Formula: Na2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Deyak M.A. Modern water-chemogenic formations of mud volcanoes of Kerch Peninsula. Dissertation to Scientific Candidate Degree in Geological Sciences in speciality 04.00.21 – lithology. –Department of marine geology and sedimentary ore formation of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. – Kyiv, 2010.
Gearksutite
Formula: Ca[Al(F,OH)5(H2O)]
Reference: Yurk Yu.Yu., Gurov E.P., Gurova E.P. (1973) Pecularities of fluorin mineralogy of Ukrainian crystalline shield, - Naukova Dumka, Kiev, pp.184 (in Russian).; Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980.
Genthelvite
Formula: Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980.; Nechaev, S.V. & Pastukhov, V.G. 2003: Links between the Proterozoic anorthosite-rapakivi granite plutons and ore-forming events in the Ukrainian Shield (ores of titanium, uranium, rare metals and gold). Norges geologiske undersøkelse Special Publication 9, 27-33; Nechaev S & Pastukhov V (2001) Links between the Proterozoic anorthosite-rapakivigranite plutons and ore-forming events in the Ukrainian Shield (ores of titanium, uranium, rare metal and gold). in Abstracts – GEODE field workshop 8-12th July 2001 on ilmenite deposits in the Rogaland anorthosite province, S. Norway.
Gerhardtite
Formula: Cu2(NO3)(OH)3
Reference: Geologiya SSSR (The geology of USSR) (1969) - Nedra (Moscou), 1969, vol. VIII, 575 p.
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Gladite
Formula: PbCuBi5S9
Reference: Biruk, S., & Skakun, L. (2012). Bismuth minerals of the Beregovo ore field: mineral assemblages and spatial zonation (Transcarpathian, Ukraine). Geological Quarterly, 44(1), 39-46.
'Glass'
Glaucodot
Formula: (Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Reference: Bobrov, O. B., Merkushin, I. E., Sergienko, V. M., Pogukaj, V. I., Mudrovska, I. V., Voloshyn, O. A., ... & Sivoronov, A. O. (2006, August). Object B2. Mayske gold deposit. In International Field Workshop. IAGOD; Bobrov A.B. (2014) Mayske gold deposit. OBJECT G8. IAGOD Field trip.
Glauconite (TL)
Formula: (K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: http://www.minsocam.org/ammin/AM23/AM23_541.pdf
Glauconite var: Skolite (FRL)
Formula: H4K(Mg,Fe2+,Ca)(Al,Fe3+)3Si6O20 · 4H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: http://www.minsocam.org/ammin/AM23/AM23_541.pdf
'Gmelinite'
'Gmelinite var: Ledererite'
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 47 localities in this region.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Gorceixite
Formula: BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Kowalski, W., & Śmietańska, I. (1983). Gorceixite from a Barite-fluorite Deposit at Stanisławów (Kaczawskie Mts.). Mineralogia Polonica, 13(1), 3-16.
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Götzenite
Formula: NaCa6Ti(Si2O7)2OF3
Reference: Kryvdik S. G. · Sharygin V. V. · Gatsenko V. O. · Lunev E. S. (2016) Foid minerals from malignites of the Pokrovo-Kireevo massif (Azov Sea region, Ukraine)
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Greigite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2S4
Reference: Geologiya SSSR (The geology of USSR) (1969) - Nedra (Moscou), 1969, vol. VIII, 575 p.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'
Reference: Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
Groutite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Gustavite
Formula: AgPbBi3S6
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Reference: Karpenko V., Ignatenko K. Babingtonite form the Pervomaiskii quarry in the Crimea // Novye dannye o mineralakh (New Data on Minerals), 1991, #37, 58 - 63 (in Russ.) Getling R.V. Datolith of the Bodrak area in the Crimea and some features of his genesis // ZVMO, 1960, vol. 89, #1, 102 - 106 (in Russ.)
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: A. Tischenko. Minerals of the Crimea - World of stones, 1996, #9, p. 9-18
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Hastingsite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hedleyite
Formula: Bi7Te3
Hejtmanite
Formula: Ba2(Mn2+,Fe2+)4Ti2(Si2O7)2O2(OH)2F2
Reference: Victor V. Sharygin analytycal data (2013)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Mboudou, G. M. M., Lordon, A. E. D., & Mafany, G. T. (2013). Combined statistics, Petrography and Geochemistry for the definition of ore types in Krivoy Rog Iron Province (Ukraine). Sci. Technol. Dev., 14, 25-34.
Hendricksite
Formula: K(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Sharygin, V.V. (2015): Zincian micas from peralkaline phonolites of the Oktyabrsky massif, Azov Sea region, Ukrainian Shield. European Journal of Mineralogy: 27(4): 521-533
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Laajoki, K.V.O., and Popovchenko, S.E. (2002): The chromitites of the Kapitanov deposit, Ukrainian Shield. Presented at the 47th Annual GAC-MAC meeting, Saskatoon, Canada.
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: - Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Hibonite
Formula: (Ca,Ce)(Al,Ti,Mg)12O19
Hisingerite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Kowalski, W., & Śmietańska, I. (1983). Gorceixite from a Barite-fluorite Deposit at Stanisławów (Kaczawskie Mts.). Mineralogia Polonica, 13(1), 3-16.
Honeaite
Formula: Au3TlTe2
'Hornblende'
'Hydrogoethite'
Formula: 3Fe2O3·4H2O
Hydrokenoralstonite
Formula: Na0.5(Al,Mg)2(F,OH)6•H2O
Reference: Yurk Yu.Yu., Gurov E.P., Gurova E.P. (1973) Pecularities of fluorin mineralogy of Ukrainian crystalline shield, - Naukova Dumka, Kiev, pp.184 (in Russian).; Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980.
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Hydroxylapatite var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(OH,O)
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Ice
Formula: H2O
Reference: Bailey, J. C. (1980). Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: a petrologic review. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark, 29, 1-45.
Idrialite
Formula: C22H14
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Ikunolite
Formula: Bi4(S,Se)3
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Ilvaite
Formula: CaFe3+Fe2+2(Si2O7)O(OH)
Reference: Biruk, S., & Skakun, L. (2012). Bismuth minerals of the Beregovo ore field: mineral assemblages and spatial zonation (Transcarpathian, Ukraine). Geological Quarterly, 44(1), 39-46.
Indium
Formula: In
Reference: Nechaev S.V., Kozak S.A., Bondarenko S.N. (1987) Native indium and iron in tin-bearing greisens of Ukrainian shield, - Mineralogicheskiy Zhurnal, v.9, N1, pp. 74-78 (in Rus.); Nechaev S & Pastukhov V (2001) Links between the Proterozoic anorthosite-rapakivigranite plutons and ore-forming events in the Ukrainian Shield (ores of titanium, uranium, rare metal and gold). in Abstracts – GEODE field workshop 8-12th July 2001 on ilmenite deposits in the Rogaland anorthosite province, S. Norway.
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Laajoki, K.V.O., and Popovchenko, S.E. (2002): The chromitites of the Kapitanov deposit, Ukrainian Shield. Presented at the 47th Annual GAC-MAC meeting, Saskatoon, Canada.
Iron
Formula: Fe
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Iron var: Martensite
Formula: Fe
Reference: Rubin, A. (1990) Olivine & Kamacite in Ordinary Chondrites: Intergroup and Intragroup relationships. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 54: 1217-1230. (May 1990).
Isocubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Ixiolite
Formula: (Ta,Nb,Sn,Fe,Mn)4O8
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
'Janite'
Reference: S. J. Thugutt (1933) Arch. Min. Soc. Sci. Varsovie, 9:97
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Jasmundite
Formula: Ca11(SiO4)4O2S
Reference: Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
Jinshajiangite
Formula: BaNaFe2+4Ti2(Si2O7)2O2(OH)2F
Reference: Victor V. Sharygin analytycal data (2013)
Joséite-B
Formula: Bi4Te2S
Reference: Bobrov, O. B., Merkushin, I. E., Sergienko, V. M., Pogukaj, V. I., Mudrovska, I. V., Voloshyn, O. A., ... & Sivoronov, A. O. (2006, August). Object B2. Mayske gold deposit. In International Field Workshop. IAGOD; Bobrov A.B. (2014) Mayske gold deposit. OBJECT G8. IAGOD Field trip.; Cook, N. J., Ciobanu, C. L., Wagner, T., & Stanley, C. J. (2007). Minerals of the system Bi–Te–Se–S related to the tetradymite archetype: review of classification and compositional variation. The Canadian Mineralogist, 45(4), 665-708.
Julgoldite-(Fe2+)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Fe3+2(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Karpenko V., Ignatenko K. Babingtonite form the Pervomaiskii quarry in the Crimea // Novye dannye o mineralakh (New Data on Minerals), 1991, #37, 58 - 63 (in Russ.) Getling R.V. Datolith of the Bodrak area in the Crimea and some features of his genesis // ZVMO, 1960, vol. 89, #1, 102 - 106 (in Russ.)
Kainite
Formula: KMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O
Kainosite-(Y)
Formula: Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Reference: ДУБИНА, А. В., КРИВДИК, С. Г., МИТРОХИН, А. В., СОБОЛЕВ, В. Б., ВИШНЕВСКИЙ, А. А., & ГРЕЧАНОВСКАЯ, Е. Е. (2014). РЕДКОМЕТАЛЛЬНАЯ МИНЕРАЛИЗАЦИЯ И ГЕНЕЗИС ЖИЛЬНЫХ ЩЕЛОЧНЫХ СИЕНИТОВ ПЕНИЗЕВИЧСКОГО РУДОПРОЯВЛЕНИЯ (КОРОСТЕНСКИЙ АНОРТОЗИТ-РАПАКИВИГРАНИТНЫЙ ПЛУТОН). МІНЕРАЛОГІЧНИЙ ЖУРНАЛ, 36(1), 12-25.
Kalistrontite
Formula: K2Sr(SO4)2
Reference: Griniv, S. P., Iorysh, Z. I. & Skul'skaya, L. I. (1986): Kalistrontite from the Stebnik deposit of potassium salts. Mineralogicheskii Sbornik (Lvov) 40, 74-78. (in Russian)
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
'Kerite' (FRL)
Type Locality:
Reference: Mineralogical Almanac 2007 Vol 12
Kermesite
Formula: Sb2S2O
Reference: Tischenko Alexander
'Kertschenite'
Reference: Nikita Vladimirovich Chukanov (2005) Kerch Iron-Ore Basin. Mineralogical Almanac vol 8, 112pp.
'K Feldspar'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Khamrabaevite
Formula: (Ti,V,Fe)C
Reference: Tatarintsev, V.I., Tsymbal, S.N., Sandomirskaya, S.M., Egorova, L.N., Vashtchenko, A.N., Khnyazkov, A.P. (1990): Iron-bearing manganese silicides from the Priazovye (USSR). Mineral. Zhurnal: 12 (6): 35-43 (in Russian); in: Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J. (1920): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 77: 1118
Kieserite
Formula: MgSO4 · H2O
Krupkaite
Formula: PbCuBi3S6
Kumtyubeite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)2F2
Reference: Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
Kupletskite
Formula: (K,Na)3(Mn,Fe)7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Kupletskite var: Zincian Kupletskite
Formula: (K,Na)3(Mn,Fe,Zn)7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Reference: Sharygin, V.V. (2015): Zincian micas from peralkaline phonolites of the Oktyabrsky massif, Azov Sea region, Ukrainian Shield. European Journal of Mineralogy: 27(4): 521-533
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
'Labradorite'
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Lakargiite
Formula: Ca(Zr,Sn,Ti)O3
Lamprophyllite
Formula: (Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
Reference: Pekov I.V., Belovitskaja Ju.V., Kartashov P.M. e.a. New data on perraultite (Priazovie), - ZVMO, 1999, 3, pp.112-120
Langbeinite
Formula: K2Mg2(SO4)3
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: 434.
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: - Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
Larnite
Formula: Ca2SiO4
Reference: Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Laajoki, K.V.O., and Popovchenko, S.E. (2002): The chromitites of the Kapitanov deposit, Ukrainian Shield. Presented at the 47th Annual GAC-MAC meeting, Saskatoon, Canada.
Lausenite
Formula: Fe2(SO4)3·5H2O
Reference: Srebrodol’skii, B.I. (1974): Lausenite, first find in the USSR. Doklady Acad. Nauk SSSR, 219, 441–442 (in Russian).; Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
Lead
Formula: Pb
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Dumańska-Słowik, M., Wesełucha-Birczyńska, A., & Natkaniec-Nowak, L. (2013). Inclusions in topaz from miarolitic pegmatites of the Volodarsk-Volynski Massif (Ukraine)–A Raman spectroscopic study. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 109, 97-104.
Leucoxene
Lillianite
Formula: Pb3-2xAgxBi2+xS6
Reference: Biruk, S., & Skakun, L. (2012). Bismuth minerals of the Beregovo ore field: mineral assemblages and spatial zonation (Transcarpathian, Ukraine). Geological Quarterly, 44(1), 39-46.
Lime
Formula: CaO
Reference: Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
Linzhiite
Formula: FeSi2
Description: First described, without CNMMN approval as "Ferdisilicite" Gevork’yan (1969).
Reference: Gevork’yan (1969): The occurrence of natural ferrosilicon in the northern Azov region. Dokl. Ahad. Nauk. SSSR. . 185, 4l6-418 Am. Mineral. (1994) 79, 188; American Mineralogist 54:1737;
Lithiophorite
Formula: (Al,Li)MnO2(OH)2
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Lüneburgite
Formula: Mg3[B2(OH)6](PO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Shnykov E.F. at al.(1971) Mud Volcanism and Ore Formation (Gryazevoi Vulkanizm i Rudoobrazovanie). Kiev:Naukova Dumka. 332 p. (Rus.)
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Magnesioferrite
Formula: MgFe3+2O4
Description: In the fusion crust (common product of atmospheric entry).
Reference: Semenenko, VP, Samoilovich, LG & Tertichnaya, BV (1986) Two types of metal particle in the Bachmut (L6) chondritic meteorite. Mineralogical Magazine 50, 317-322. (June 1986).
Magnesio-riebeckite
Formula: ◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Roberto Bosi collection
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Cuney, M., Emetz, A., Mercadier, J., Mykchaylov, V., Shunko, V., & Yuslenko, A. (2012). Uranium deposits associated with Na-metasomatism from central Ukraine: a review of some of the major deposits and genetic constraints. Ore Geology Reviews, 44, 82-106.
Magnesite var: Breunnerite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)CO3
Reference: Cuney, M., Emetz, A., Mercadier, J., Mykchaylov, V., Shunko, V., & Yuslenko, A. (2012). Uranium deposits associated with Na-metasomatism from central Ukraine: a review of some of the major deposits and genetic constraints. Ore Geology Reviews, 44, 82-106.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Maldonite
Formula: Au2Bi
'Manganese Oxides'
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Margarite
Formula: CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Reference: Alexander I. Tischenko (1996). Minerals of the Crimea. - World of stones, 1996, #9, p.9-18.
'Maskelynite'
Maucherite
Formula: Ni11As8
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Laajoki, K.V.O., and Popovchenko, S.E. (2002): The chromitites of the Kapitanov deposit, Ukrainian Shield. Presented at the 47th Annual GAC-MAC meeting, Saskatoon, Canada.
Mavlyanovite
Formula: Mn5Si3
Reference: Tatarintsev, V.I., Tsymbal, S.N., Sandomirskaya, S.M., Egorova, L.N., Vashtchenko, A.N., Khnyazkov, A.P. (1990): Iron-bearing manganese silicides from the Priazovye (USSR). Mineral. Zhurnal: 12 (6): 35-43 (in Russian); in: Jambor, J.L., Puziewicz, J. (1920): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 77: 1118
Melanophlogite
Formula: 46SiO2 · 6(N2,CO2) · 2(CH4,N2)
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Melonite
Formula: NiTe2
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Reference: Tischenko A. data
Messelite
Formula: Ca2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Shnykov E.F. at al.(1971) Mud Volcanism and Ore Formation (Gryazevoi Vulkanizm i Rudoobrazovanie). Kiev:Naukova Dumka. 332 p. (Rus.)
Metacinnabar
Formula: HgS
Metastibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
Metavivianite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
'Meteoritic Iron'
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Microcline var: Hyalophane
Formula: (K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Mirabilite
Formula: Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Mitridatite (TL)
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
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: 956; American Mineralogist (1974): 59: 48; Nikita Vladimirovich Chukanov (2005) Kerch Iron-Ore Basin. Mineralogical Almanac vol 8, 112pp.
Mogánite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Klimchouk, A. (2012). Gypsum karst in the Western Ukraine. International Journal of Speleology, 25(3), 20.
Moissanite
Formula: SiC
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Monazite'
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Mummeite
Formula: Cu0.58Ag3.11Pb1.10Bi6.65S13
Reference: Biruk, S., & Skakun, L. (2012). Bismuth minerals of the Beregovo ore field: mineral assemblages and spatial zonation (Transcarpathian, Ukraine). Geological Quarterly, 44(1), 39-46.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Nacrite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Naquite
Formula: FeSi
Reference: American Mineralogist 54:1737
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Nenadkevite'
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Nesquehonite
Formula: MgCO3 · 3H2O
Reference: Deyak M.A. Modern water-chemogenic formations of mud volcanoes of Kerch Peninsula. Dissertation to Scientific Candidate Degree in Geological Sciences in speciality 04.00.21 – lithology. –Department of marine geology and sedimentary ore formation of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. – Kyiv, 2010.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
'Nickel-iron'
Reference: Keidel, W. (1965): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 11, 487-506
Niter
Formula: KNO3
Reference: Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
Nitratine
Formula: NaNO3
Nitromagnesite
Formula: Mg(NO3)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Northupite
Formula: Na3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Offretite
Formula: KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Reference: Tischenko A. data
Okenite
Formula: Ca10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Reference: Karpenko V., Ignatenko K. Babingtonite form the Pervomaiskii quarry in the Crimea // Novye dannye o mineralakh (New Data on Minerals), 1991, #37, 58 - 63 (in Russ.) Getling R.V. Datolith of the Bodrak area in the Crimea and some features of his genesis // ZVMO, 1960, vol. 89, #1, 102 - 106 (in Russ.)
Oldhamite
Formula: (Ca,Mg)S
Reference: Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
Omeiite
Formula: (Os,Ru)As2
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Laajoki, K.V.O., and Popovchenko, S.E. (2002): The chromitites of the Kapitanov deposit, Ukrainian Shield. Presented at the 47th Annual GAC-MAC meeting, Saskatoon, Canada.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Ourayite
Formula: Ag3Pb4Bi5S13
Reference: Biruk, S., & Skakun, L. (2012). Bismuth minerals of the Beregovo ore field: mineral assemblages and spatial zonation (Transcarpathian, Ukraine). Geological Quarterly, 44(1), 39-46.
'Ozocerite'
Pachnolite
Formula: NaCa[AlF6] · H2O
Reference: Yurk Yu.Yu., Gurov E.P., Gurova E.P. (1973) Pecularities of fluorin mineralogy of Ukrainian crystalline shield, - Naukova Dumka, Kiev, pp.184 (in Russian).; Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980.
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: Geologiya SSSR. Poleznye iskopaemye (The geology of USSR. Commercial mineral)- Nedra (Moscou), 1974, vol. VIII, 205 p.
'Parisite'
Reference: Magdalena Dumańska-Słowik, Bartosz Budzyń, Wiesław Heflik and Magdalena Sikorska (2012)Stability relationships of REE-bearing phosphates in an alkali-rich system (nepheline syenite from the Mariupol Massif, SE Ukraine). Acta Geologica Polonica, 62:247–265
Parisite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Periclase
Formula: MgO
Reference: Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Perraultite
Formula: BaNaMn2+4Ti2(Si2O7)2O2(OH)2F
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Reference: V. Sukach, M. Kovalchuk, N. Hayeva (2014) Typomorphic Features of Gold from Ore Zones and Crust of Weathering of Balka Zolota Deposit. Mineralogical Review. N 64. Issue 2. Р.88–94
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: [MinRec 18:159]
'Phillipsite'
'Phillipsite var: Wellsite'
Formula: (K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O
Phillipsite-Ca
Formula: (Ca0.5,K,Na,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32 . 12H2O
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Phlogopite var: Zincian Manganoan Phlogopite
Formula: K(Mg,Zn,Mn)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Sharygin, V.V. (2015): Zincian micas from peralkaline phonolites of the Oktyabrsky massif, Azov Sea region, Ukrainian Shield. European Journal of Mineralogy: 27(4): 521-533
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Picromerite
Formula: K2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Pilsenite
Formula: Bi4Te3
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Pirssonite
Formula: Na2Ca(CO3)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Deyak M.A. Modern water-chemogenic formations of mud volcanoes of Kerch Peninsula. Dissertation to Scientific Candidate Degree in Geological Sciences in speciality 04.00.21 – lithology. –Department of marine geology and sedimentary ore formation of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. – Kyiv, 2010.
Pitticite
Formula: (Fe, SO4, AsO4, H2O) ?
Reference: Arbuzov V.A. et al. (1967) Kerch Iron-Ore Basin (Kerchenskii Zhelezorydny Bassein)/ - Moscow:Nedra. - 576 h/ (Rus.)
Plagionite
Formula: Pb5Sb8S17
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Gurov, E. P., Shekhunova, S. B., & Permyakov, V. V. (2013) Accessory Minerals from Impact Melt Rocks of the Boltysh Structure, Ukraine. Native Metals and Alloys. In Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (Vol. 44, p. 1217).; Gurov, E. P., Shekhunova, S. B., & Permyakov, V. V. (2015). Accessory and opaque minerals in impact melt rocks of the Boltysh structure, Ukraine. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 50(6), 1139-1155.
'Plessite'
Poitevinite
Formula: (Cu,Fe)SO4 · H2O
Reference: A. Tischenko. Minerals of the Crimea - World of stones, 1996, #9, p. 9-18
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Polyhalite
Formula: K2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
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: 460.
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: - Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Priazovite'
Reference: Lazarenko E.K. e.a. Mineralogy of Priazovie, - Kiev, "Naukova Dumka", 1981, p. 432.
Prosopite
Formula: CaAl2F4[(OH)4-xFx], x = 0.0–1.0
Reference: Yurk Yu.Yu., Gurov E.P., Gurova E.P. (1973) Pecularities of fluorin mineralogy of Ukrainian crystalline shield, - Naukova Dumka, Kiev, pp.184 (in Russian).; Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980.
'Protolithionite'
Reference: Bailey, J. C. (1980). Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: a petrologic review. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark, 29, 1-45.
'Psilomelane'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Pumpellyite'
Reference: Emetz, A. V., Zagnitko, V. M., & Prykhod’ko, V. L. (2005). Mineral compositions and genesis of the ore bodies of the Zhyrychi Cu deposit (North-Western Ukraine). Mineralogical Journal (Ukraine), 27, 77-91.
Pumpellyite-(Fe2+)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Karpenko V., Ignatenko K. Babingtonite form the Pervomaiskii quarry in the Crimea // Novye dannye o mineralakh (New Data on Minerals), 1991, #37, 58 - 63 (in Russ.) Getling R.V. Datolith of the Bodrak area in the Crimea and some features of his genesis // ZVMO, 1960, vol. 89, #1, 102 - 106 (in Russ.)
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 55 localities in this region.
'Pyrobitumen'
Reference: Cuney, M., Emetz, A., Mercadier, J., Mykchaylov, V., Shunko, V., & Yuslenko, A. (2012). Uranium deposits associated with Na-metasomatism from central Ukraine: a review of some of the major deposits and genetic constraints. Ore Geology Reviews, 44, 82-106.
'Pyrochlore'
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
'Pyrochlore Group var: Ceriopyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
'Pyrochlore Group var: Yttropyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Reference: Lazarenko E.K. e.a. Mineralogy of Priazovie, - Kiev, "Naukova Dumka", 1981, p. 432.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyrope
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
'Pyroxene Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 78 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Carnelian
Reference: Volodymyr Manyuk (2008) The Problem Of Creation Of Network National Geoparks In Ukraine. in Proceeding 33 th International Geological Congress
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Citrine
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Volodymyr Manyuk (2008) The Problem Of Creation Of Network National Geoparks In Ukraine. in Proceeding 33 th International Geological Congress
Quartz var: Quartzine
Formula: SiO2
Reference: - Dvoichenko P.A. The minerals of Crimea (1914) - Zapiski Krymskogo obshchestva estestvoispytatelei (Proceeding of the Crimea Society of Naturalistes), 1914, vol. 4, p. 1-208 (Rus.) - Popov S.P. Mineralogy of the Crimea (1938). - M.-L., AN SSSR, 1938, 352 p. (Rus.)
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Ranciéite
Formula: (Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
Rathite
Formula: Ag2Pb12-xTlx/2As18+x/2S40
Reference: Bobrov, O. B., Merkushin, I. E., Sergienko, V. M., Pogukaj, V. I., Mudrovska, I. V., Voloshyn, O. A., ... & Sivoronov, A. O. (2006, August). Object B2. Mayske gold deposit. In International Field Workshop. IAGOD; Bobrov A.B. (2014) Mayske gold deposit. OBJECT G8. IAGOD Field trip.
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Rhabdophane-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4) · H2O
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
Rhodesite
Formula: KHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Reference: Baranov, P., Shevchenko, S., Heflik, W., Natkaniec-Nowak, L., & Dumanska-Slowik, M. (2009). Jaspilite—the gemstone of Ukraine. The journal of gemmology and proceedings of the Gemmological Association of Great Britain, 31(5), 163.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Rhomboclase
Formula: (H5O2)Fe3+(SO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Zanin, Y.N., Pisareva, G.M., Zamirailova, A.G., and Eder, V.G. (2009): Lithology and Mineral Resources 44(3), 267-269
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Riebeckite Root Name'
Formula: ◻[Na2][Z2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH,F,Cl)2
Reference: Cuney, M., Emetz, A., Mercadier, J., Mykchaylov, V., Shunko, V., & Yuslenko, A. (2012). Uranium deposits associated with Na-metasomatism from central Ukraine: a review of some of the major deposits and genetic constraints. Ore Geology Reviews, 44, 82-106.
'Riebeckite Root Name var: Crocidolite'
Formula: ◻[Na2][Z2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH,F,Cl)2
Reference: Cuney, M., Emetz, A., Mercadier, J., Mykchaylov, V., Shunko, V., & Yuslenko, A. (2012). Uranium deposits associated with Na-metasomatism from central Ukraine: a review of some of the major deposits and genetic constraints. Ore Geology Reviews, 44, 82-106.
Rokühnite
Formula: FeCl2 · 2H2O
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
'Roméite Group'
Reference: Möckel, S. & Frischmann, N. (1992): Mineralien der Quecksilberlagerstätte Nikitovka in der Ukraine. Mineralien-Welt, 3, 14-15. (in German)
Rorisite
Formula: CaFCl
Reference: Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Möckel, S. & Frischmann, N. (1992): Mineralien der Quecksilberlagerstätte Nikitovka in der Ukraine. Mineralien-Welt, 3, 14-15. (in German)
Ruarsite
Formula: (Ru,Os)AsS
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Laajoki, K.V.O., and Popovchenko, S.E. (2002): The chromitites of the Kapitanov deposit, Ukrainian Shield. Presented at the 47th Annual GAC-MAC meeting, Saskatoon, Canada.
Rutherfordine
Formula: (UO2)CO3
Reference: Burakov, B.E., Strykanova, E.E., Anderson, E.B. (): Secondary Uranium Minerals on the Surface of Chernobyl “Lava”. MRS Proceedings: 465; : http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/PROC-465-1309
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Rutile var: Ilmenorutile
Formula: Fex(Nb,Ta)2x · 4Ti1-xO2
Salammoniac
Formula: NH4Cl
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Samarskite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Fe3+,Fe2+,U,Th,Ca)2(Nb,Ta)2O8
Reference: Lazarenko E.K. e.a. Mineralogy of Priazovie, - Kiev, "Naukova Dumka", 1981, p. 432.
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Gurov, E. P., Shekhunova, S. B., & Permyakov, V. V. (2015). Accessory and opaque minerals in impact melt rocks of the Boltysh structure, Ukraine. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 50(6), 1139-1155.
Santabarbaraite
Formula: Fe3+3(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Emetz, A. V., Zagnitko, V. M., & Prykhod’ko, V. L. (2005). Mineral compositions and genesis of the ore bodies of the Zhyrychi Cu deposit (North-Western Ukraine). Mineralogical Journal (Ukraine), 27, 77-91.
'Scapolite'
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
'Schirmerite'
Formula: PbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
Reference: Biruk, S., & Skakun, L. (2012). Bismuth minerals of the Beregovo ore field: mineral assemblages and spatial zonation (Transcarpathian, Ukraine). Geological Quarterly, 44(1), 39-46.
Schoepite
Formula: (UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
Reference: Burakov, B.E., Strykanova, E.E., Anderson, E.B. (): Secondary Uranium Minerals on the Surface of Chernobyl “Lava”. MRS Proceedings: 465; : http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/PROC-465-1309
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Scolecite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Tischenko A. data
Seligmannite
Formula: PbCuAsS3
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
Semseyite
Formula: Pb9Sb8S21
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
Serandite
Formula: NaMn2+2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Sharygin, V.V. (2015): Zincian micas from peralkaline phonolites of the Oktyabrsky massif, Azov Sea region, Ukrainian Shield. European Journal of Mineralogy: 27(4): 521-533
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: A. Tischenko. Minerals of the Crimea - World of stones, 1996, #9, p. 9-18
Sharyginite
Formula: Ca3TiFe2O8
Reference: Juroszek, R., Krüger, H., Galuskina, I., Krüger, B., Jeżak, L., Ternes, B., Wojdyla, J., Krzykawski, T., Pautov, L., Galuskin, E. (2018): Sharyginite, Ca3TiFe2O8, A New Mineral from the Bellerberg Volcano, Germany. Minerals: 8: 308.
Shulamitite
Formula: Ca3TiFe3+AlO8
Reference: V.V. Sharygin (2011) Lakargiite and Minerals of the Perovskite-brownmillerite Series in Metacarbonate Rocks from Donetsk Burned Dumps
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 38 localities in this region.
Siderite var: Pistomesite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)CO3
Reference: Cuney, M., Emetz, A., Mercadier, J., Mykchaylov, V., Shunko, V., & Yuslenko, A. (2012). Uranium deposits associated with Na-metasomatism from central Ukraine: a review of some of the major deposits and genetic constraints. Ore Geology Reviews, 44, 82-106.
Siderite var: Sideroplesite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)CO3
Reference: Cuney, M., Emetz, A., Mercadier, J., Mykchaylov, V., Shunko, V., & Yuslenko, A. (2012). Uranium deposits associated with Na-metasomatism from central Ukraine: a review of some of the major deposits and genetic constraints. Ore Geology Reviews, 44, 82-106.
Sideronatrite
Formula: Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Reference: Geologiya SSSR (The geology of USSR) (1969) - Nedra (Moscou), 1969, vol. VIII, 575 p.
Siderotil
Formula: FeSO4 · 5H2O
'Silica'
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Simferite (TL)
Formula: Li(Mg,Fe3+,Mn3+)2(PO4)2
Type Locality:
Habit: Isometric to tabular or irregular grains to 3mm. Rarely as crystals to 0.1mm, faces c {001}, b {010}, m {110}, and badly developed {120} face is also present..
Colour: red to dark red
Description: Mineral name is from Greek for "to bring together" (sympherō), as four cations (Li,Mg,Fe,Mn) enter into its structure. This is to preserve the use of Greek for the names ofvthe other members of the group: triphylite and lithiophilite.
Reference: Bayrakov, V.V., Yakubovich, O.V., Simonov, M.A., Borisovskyi, S.E., Ziborova, T.A. (2005): Simferite Li(Mg,Fe3+, Mn3+)2(PO4)2, a new mineral. Mineralogical Journal (Ukraine), 27(2), 112-120.
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Smirnite
Formula: Bi2Te4+O5
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Smythite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Součekite
Formula: PbCuBi(S,Se)3
Reference: Biruk, S., & Skakun, L. (2012). Bismuth minerals of the Beregovo ore field: mineral assemblages and spatial zonation (Transcarpathian, Ukraine). Geological Quarterly, 44(1), 39-46.
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Lyckberg, P., Chornousenko, V. & Wilson, W. E. (2009): Volodarsk-Volynski, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukraine. Mineralogical Record, 40, 473-506.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: [World of Stones 12:20]
Spheniscidite
Formula: (NH4,K)(Fe3+,Al)2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Spurrite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Reference: Шарыгин, В. В. (2015). Минералогия метакарбонатной породы из горелого террикона угольной шахты им. Калинина, г. Донецк. Минералогия техногенеза–2015, Миасс, Имин УрО РАН, 13-40. (Mineralogy of a Metacarbonate Rock from a Burned Dump of the Kalinin Coal Mine, Donetsk)
Srebrodolskite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+2O5
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Locality: