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Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° North , 119° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
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An occurrence of sanbornite quartzites located in sec. 22, T11S, R25E, SBM.

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48 valid minerals. 12 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alforsite (TL)
Formula: Ba5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 314.
Anandite
Formula: (Ba,K)(Fe2+,Mg)3((Si,Al,Fe)4O10)(S,OH)2
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Bazirite
Formula: BaZr(Si3O9)
Benitoite
Formula: BaTi(Si3O9)
Reference: [MinRec 33:161]; Canadian Mineralogist (2001): 39:1053-1058.
Bigcreekite (TL)
Formula: BaSi2O5 · 4H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist(2001) 39, 761-768; MinRec 33:161]
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Celsian
Formula: Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Cerchiaraite-(Al) (TL)
Formula: Ba4Al4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Roberts, A.C., Venance, K.E., Dunning, G.E. and Walstrom, R.E. (2012): Cerchiaraite-(Al), IMA 2012-011. CNMNC Newsletter No. 13, June 2012, page 815; Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 807-817
Cerchiaraite-(Fe) (TL)
Formula: Ba4Fe3+4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Roberts, A.C.,Venance, K.E., Carbone, C., Dunning, G.E. and Walstrom, R.E. (2012): Cerchiaraite-(Fe), IMA 2012-012. CNMNC Newsletter No. 13, June 2012, page 815; Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 807-817.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Clinohumite
Formula: Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Colour: Orange
Description: Occurs as tiny (< 1 mm) grauins in a small marble outcrop.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 151; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 460.
Devitoite (TL)
Formula: [Ba6(PO4)2(CO3)][Fe2+7(OH)4Fe3+2O2(Si4O12)2]
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Rossman, G.R., Steele, I.M., Pluth, J.J., Dunning, G.E., Walstrom, R.E. (2010): Devitoite, a new heterophyllosilicate with astrophyllite-like layers from eastern Fresno County, California. Canadian Mineralogist, 48, 29-40.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Edingtonite
Formula: Ba[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Fencooperite
Formula: Ba6Fe3+3Si8O23(CO3)2Cl3 · H2O
Reference: Grice, J.D. (2001) The crystal structure of fencooperite: Unique [Fe33+O13] pinwheels cross-connected by [Si8O22] islands. Canadian Mineralogist: 39: 1065-1071.; Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2002) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 87: 765-768.
Ferroericssonite (TL)
Formula: BaFe2+2 Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Roberts, A.C., Venance, K.E., Dunning, G.E., Robert E. Walstrom, R.E. (2011): Ferroericssonite, The Fe2+ analogue of ericssonite, from Eastern Fresno County, California, U.S.A. Canadian Mineralogist, 49, 587-594.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: American Mineralogist (1981), Volume 66, pages 1050-1053
Fresnoite (TL)
Formula: Ba2Ti(Si2O7)O
Colour: Yellow
Description: Occurs as grains from 0.1 mm or less to 3 mm in size with the average at about 0.3 mm. Occurs in quartzite or quartz-sanbornite rock, associated with celsian, titantaramellite, diopside and pyrrhotite.
Reference: [Amer.Min.(1965) 50, 314-340; MinRec 33:161]; American Mineralogist (1981), Volume 66, pages 1050-1053; Canadian Mineralogist (2001): 39:1053-1058.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Gillespite
Formula: BaFe2+Si4O10
Kampfite
Formula: Ba12(Si11Al5)O31(CO3)8Cl5
Reference: Basciano, L.C., Groat, L.A., Roberts, A.C., Grice, J.D., Dunning, G.E., Foord, E.E., Kjarsgaard, I.M., and Walstrom, R.E. (2001) Kampfite, a new barium silicate carbonate mineral species from Fresno County, California. Canadian Mineralogist: 39: 1053-1058.; Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2002) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 87: 765-768.
Macdonaldite (TL)
Formula: BaCa4Si16O36(OH)2 · 10H2O
Habit: Acicular
Colour: White to colorless
Description: Occurs as small radiating crystal aggregates to 12 mm diameter with individual crystals to 6 mm long.
Reference: Stinson, Melvin Clarence & J.T. Alfors (1964), New minerals from Fresno County – I: California Division Mines & Geology Mineral Information Service.: 17: 238; Nickel & Nichols (1991), Mineral Reference Manual: 124:
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muirite (TL)
Formula: Ba10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
Colour: Orange
Description: Occurs as grains 1 mm or less in diameter.
Reference: Matthews, Robert Alfred & John T. Alfors (1962), Sanbornite from Rush Creek, Fresno County: California Division Mines & Geology Mineral Information Service: 15(6): 1-3; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 465; American Mineralogist (1965) 50, 314-340; Mineralogical Record (2002): 33: 161.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Walstrom,R.E. and Leising J.F. (2005) Barium Minerals of the Sanbornite Deposits, Fresno County, California Mineralogical Record V1 No.8 p1-18.
Pellyite
Formula: Ba2Ca(Fe,Mg)2Si6O17
Pellyite var: Manganoan Pellyite
Formula: Ba2Ca(Fe,Mn)2Si6O17
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data 2018
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rhodesite
Formula: KHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Reference: Gunnar Färber
Sanbornite
Formula: Ba2(Si4O10)
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Taramellite
Formula: Ba4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Description: Occurs in quartz, sulphide-bearing rocks.
Reference: Anonymous (1963), Core drilling at Rush Creek completed: California Division Mines, Mineral Information Service: 16(1): 11; Stinson, Melvin Clarence & J.T. Alfors (1964), New minerals from Fresno County – I: California Division Mines & Geology Mineral Information Service.: 17: 235-238; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 359, 381.
Titantaramellite (TL)
Formula: Ba4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Reference: Alfors, J.T. & Pabst, A. (1984): Titanian taramellites in western North America, American Mineralogist, 69, 358-373.; [MinRec 33:161]; Canadian Mineralogist (2001): 39:1053-1058.
Tobermorite
Formula: [Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: American Mineralogist (1981), Volume 66, pages 1050-1053
Traskite
Formula: Ba21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Uvarovite
Formula: Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Verplanckite (TL)
Formula: Ba2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
Reference: [Amer.Min.(1965) 50, 314-340; MinRec 33:161]
Walstromite (TL)
Formula: BaCa2(Si3O9)
Reference: [Amer.Min.(1965) 50, 314-340; MinRec 33:161]; American Mineralogist (1981), Volume 66, pages 1050-1053
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Alfors, J.T., M.C. Stinson, R.A. Matthews & A. Pabst (1965), Seven new barium minerals from eastern Fresno County, California: American Mineralogist: 50: 319; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 405.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Alforsite (TL)8.BN.05Ba5(PO4)3Cl
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Anandite9.EC.35(Ba,K)(Fe2+,Mg)3((Si,Al,Fe)4O10)(S,OH)2
Bazirite9.CA.05BaZr(Si3O9)
Benitoite9.CA.05BaTi(Si3O9)
Bigcreekite (TL)9.DF.30BaSi2O5 · 4H2O
Celsian9.FA.30Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Cerchiaraite-(Al) (TL)9.CF.25Ba4Al4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Cerchiaraite-(Fe) (TL)9.CF.25Ba4Fe3+4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Clinohumite9.AF.55Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Edingtonite9.GA.15Ba[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Fencooperite9.BH.20Ba6Fe3+3Si8O23(CO3)2Cl3 · H2O
Ferroericssonite (TL)9.00.BaFe2+2 Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Fresnoite (TL)9.BE.15Ba2Ti(Si2O7)O
Gillespite9.EA.05BaFe2+Si4O10
Kampfite9.EG.20Ba12(Si11Al5)O31(CO3)8Cl5
Macdonaldite (TL)9.EB.05BaCa4Si16O36(OH)2 · 10H2O
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muirite (TL)9.CN.05Ba10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
Pellyite9.DO.10Ba2Ca(Fe,Mg)2Si6O17
var: Manganoan Pellyite9.DO.10Ba2Ca(Fe,Mn)2Si6O17
Rhodesite9.EB.05KHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Sanbornite9.EF.10Ba2(Si4O10)
Taramellite9.CE.20Ba4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Titantaramellite (TL)9.CE.20Ba4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Tobermorite9.DG.10[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Traskite9.CP.05Ba21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uvarovite9.AD.25Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Verplanckite (TL)9.CE.10Ba2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
Walstromite (TL)9.CA.25BaCa2(Si3O9)
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Devitoite (TL)-[Ba6(PO4)2(CO3)][Fe2+7(OH)4Fe3+2O2(Si4O12)2]
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Alforsite (TL)41.8.5.2Ba5(PO4)3Cl
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Uvarovite51.4.3b.3Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Clinohumite52.3.2d.1Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Group 55 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups,Generally with no Additional Anions
Si2O7 Groups, Generally with No Additional Anions with cations in [8] and lower coordination
Fresnoite (TL)55.4.2.1Ba2Ti(Si2O7)O
Group 59 - CYCLOSILICATES Three-Membered Rings
Three-Membered Rings, anhydrous, no other anions
Bazirite59.1.1.1BaZr(Si3O9)
Benitoite59.1.1.2BaTi(Si3O9)
Walstromite (TL)59.1.2.1BaCa2(Si3O9)
Group 62 - CYCLOSILICATES Eight-Membered Rings
Eight-Membered Rings with 8-membered and larger rings
Muirite (TL)62.1.1.1Ba10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
Group 64 - CYCLOSILICATES Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups
Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups: 4-membered rings with [Si2O7] dimers
Taramellite64.3.1.1Ba4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Titantaramellite (TL)64.3.1.2Ba4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups: 12-membered rings with [Si2O7] dimers
Traskite64.5.1.1Ba21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Anandite71.2.2c.4(Ba,K)(Fe2+,Mg)3((Si,Al,Fe)4O10)(S,OH)2
Gillespite71.2.3.2BaFe2+Si4O10
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Tobermorite72.3.2.1[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with corrugated and complex layers
Macdonaldite (TL)72.5.1.3BaCa4Si16O36(OH)2 · 10H2O
Rhodesite72.5.1.1KHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Sanbornite74.3.4.1Ba2(Si4O10)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Celsian76.1.1.4Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Edingtonite77.1.5.6Ba[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Zeolite group - related species
Verplanckite (TL)77.2.8.1Ba2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
Group 78 - Unclassified Silicates
Pellyite78.6.3.1Ba2Ca(Fe,Mg)2Si6O17
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Bigcreekite (TL)-BaSi2O5 · 4H2O
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Cerchiaraite-(Al) (TL)-Ba4Al4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Cerchiaraite-(Fe) (TL)-Ba4Fe3+4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Devitoite (TL)-[Ba6(PO4)2(CO3)][Fe2+7(OH)4Fe3+2O2(Si4O12)2]
Fencooperite-Ba6Fe3+3Si8O23(CO3)2Cl3 · H2O
Ferroericssonite (TL)-BaFe2+2 Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Kampfite-Ba12(Si11Al5)O31(CO3)8Cl5
Pellyite
var: Manganoan Pellyite
-Ba2Ca(Fe,Mn)2Si6O17
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MacdonalditeBaCa4Si16O36(OH)2 · 10H2O
H BigcreekiteBaSi2O5 · 4H2O
H MuiriteBa10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
H TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
H VerplanckiteBa2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
H Devitoite[Ba6(PO4)2(CO3)][Fe72+(OH)4Fe23+O2(Si4O12)2]
H FerroericssoniteBaFe22+ Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
H Cerchiaraite-(Al)Ba4Al4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
H Cerchiaraite-(Fe)Ba4Fe43+O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
H Anandite(Ba,K)(Fe2+,Mg)3((Si,Al,Fe)4O10)(S,OH)2
H FencooperiteBa6Fe33+Si8O23(CO3)2Cl3 · H2O
H Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H TraskiteBa21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
BBoron
B TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
CCarbon
C Devitoite[Ba6(PO4)2(CO3)][Fe72+(OH)4Fe23+O2(Si4O12)2]
C KampfiteBa12(Si11Al5)O31(CO3)8Cl5
C FencooperiteBa6Fe33+Si8O23(CO3)2Cl3 · H2O
C WitheriteBaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AlforsiteBa5(PO4)3Cl
O MacdonalditeBaCa4Si16O36(OH)2 · 10H2O
O BigcreekiteBaSi2O5 · 4H2O
O WalstromiteBaCa2(Si3O9)
O FresnoiteBa2Ti(Si2O7)O
O MuiriteBa10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
O TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
O VerplanckiteBa2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
O Devitoite[Ba6(PO4)2(CO3)][Fe72+(OH)4Fe23+O2(Si4O12)2]
O FerroericssoniteBaFe22+ Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
O Cerchiaraite-(Al)Ba4Al4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
O Cerchiaraite-(Fe)Ba4Fe43+O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
O SanborniteBa2(Si4O10)
O QuartzSiO2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Anandite(Ba,K)(Fe2+,Mg)3((Si,Al,Fe)4O10)(S,OH)2
O BaziriteBaZr(Si3O9)
O BenitoiteBaTi(Si3O9)
O CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
O GillespiteBaFe2+Si4O10
O KampfiteBa12(Si11Al5)O31(CO3)8Cl5
O FencooperiteBa6Fe33+Si8O23(CO3)2Cl3 · H2O
O Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
O WitheriteBaCO3
O PellyiteBa2Ca(Fe,Mg)2Si6O17
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
O UraniniteUO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O TraskiteBa21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
O ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
O Pellyite (var: Manganoan Pellyite)Ba2Ca(Fe,Mn)2Si6O17
FFluorine
F MuiriteBa10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
F VerplanckiteBa2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
NaSodium
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg PellyiteBa2Ca(Fe,Mg)2Si6O17
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg TraskiteBa21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Mg ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
AlAluminium
Al Cerchiaraite-(Al)Ba4Al4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Al CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
Al KampfiteBa12(Si11Al5)O31(CO3)8Cl5
Al EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si MacdonalditeBaCa4Si16O36(OH)2 · 10H2O
Si BigcreekiteBaSi2O5 · 4H2O
Si WalstromiteBaCa2(Si3O9)
Si FresnoiteBa2Ti(Si2O7)O
Si MuiriteBa10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
Si TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Si VerplanckiteBa2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
Si Devitoite[Ba6(PO4)2(CO3)][Fe72+(OH)4Fe23+O2(Si4O12)2]
Si FerroericssoniteBaFe22+ Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Si Cerchiaraite-(Al)Ba4Al4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Si Cerchiaraite-(Fe)Ba4Fe43+O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Si SanborniteBa2(Si4O10)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Anandite(Ba,K)(Fe2+,Mg)3((Si,Al,Fe)4O10)(S,OH)2
Si BaziriteBaZr(Si3O9)
Si BenitoiteBaTi(Si3O9)
Si CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
Si GillespiteBaFe2+Si4O10
Si KampfiteBa12(Si11Al5)O31(CO3)8Cl5
Si FencooperiteBa6Fe33+Si8O23(CO3)2Cl3 · H2O
Si Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Si PellyiteBa2Ca(Fe,Mg)2Si6O17
Si UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si TraskiteBa21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Si ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Si Pellyite (var: Manganoan Pellyite)Ba2Ca(Fe,Mn)2Si6O17
PPhosphorus
P AlforsiteBa5(PO4)3Cl
P Devitoite[Ba6(PO4)2(CO3)][Fe72+(OH)4Fe23+O2(Si4O12)2]
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S Anandite(Ba,K)(Fe2+,Mg)3((Si,Al,Fe)4O10)(S,OH)2
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S MolybdeniteMoS2
ClChlorine
Cl AlforsiteBa5(PO4)3Cl
Cl MuiriteBa10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
Cl TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Cl VerplanckiteBa2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
Cl Cerchiaraite-(Al)Ba4Al4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Cl Cerchiaraite-(Fe)Ba4Fe43+O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Cl KampfiteBa12(Si11Al5)O31(CO3)8Cl5
Cl FencooperiteBa6Fe33+Si8O23(CO3)2Cl3 · H2O
Cl TraskiteBa21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Cl TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
CaCalcium
Ca MacdonalditeBaCa4Si16O36(OH)2 · 10H2O
Ca WalstromiteBaCa2(Si3O9)
Ca MuiriteBa10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Ca PellyiteBa2Ca(Fe,Mg)2Si6O17
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca TraskiteBa21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Ca RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Ca Pellyite (var: Manganoan Pellyite)Ba2Ca(Fe,Mn)2Si6O17
TiTitanium
Ti FresnoiteBa2Ti(Si2O7)O
Ti MuiriteBa10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
Ti TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Ti VerplanckiteBa2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
Ti BenitoiteBaTi(Si3O9)
Ti TraskiteBa21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Ti TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
CrChromium
Cr UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
MnManganese
Mn MuiriteBa10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
Mn VerplanckiteBa2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
Mn TraskiteBa21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Mn Pellyite (var: Manganoan Pellyite)Ba2Ca(Fe,Mn)2Si6O17
FeIron
Fe TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Fe VerplanckiteBa2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
Fe Devitoite[Ba6(PO4)2(CO3)][Fe72+(OH)4Fe23+O2(Si4O12)2]
Fe FerroericssoniteBaFe22+ Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Fe Cerchiaraite-(Fe)Ba4Fe43+O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Anandite(Ba,K)(Fe2+,Mg)3((Si,Al,Fe)4O10)(S,OH)2
Fe GillespiteBaFe2+Si4O10
Fe FencooperiteBa6Fe33+Si8O23(CO3)2Cl3 · H2O
Fe PellyiteBa2Ca(Fe,Mg)2Si6O17
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe TraskiteBa21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Fe Pellyite (var: Manganoan Pellyite)Ba2Ca(Fe,Mn)2Si6O17
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
ZrZirconium
Zr BaziriteBaZr(Si3O9)
MoMolybdenum
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
BaBarium
Ba AlforsiteBa5(PO4)3Cl
Ba MacdonalditeBaCa4Si16O36(OH)2 · 10H2O
Ba BigcreekiteBaSi2O5 · 4H2O
Ba WalstromiteBaCa2(Si3O9)
Ba FresnoiteBa2Ti(Si2O7)O
Ba MuiriteBa10Ca2Mn2+Ti[HSi2O7]5(OH,Cl,F)5
Ba TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Ba VerplanckiteBa2(Mn,Fe,Ti)Si2O6(O,OH,Cl,F)2 · 3H2O or near
Ba Devitoite[Ba6(PO4)2(CO3)][Fe72+(OH)4Fe23+O2(Si4O12)2]
Ba FerroericssoniteBaFe22+ Fe3+(Si2O7)O(OH)
Ba Cerchiaraite-(Al)Ba4Al4O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Ba Cerchiaraite-(Fe)Ba4Fe43+O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl
Ba SanborniteBa2(Si4O10)
Ba Anandite(Ba,K)(Fe2+,Mg)3((Si,Al,Fe)4O10)(S,OH)2
Ba BaziriteBaZr(Si3O9)
Ba BenitoiteBaTi(Si3O9)
Ba CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
Ba GillespiteBaFe2+Si4O10
Ba KampfiteBa12(Si11Al5)O31(CO3)8Cl5
Ba FencooperiteBa6Fe33+Si8O23(CO3)2Cl3 · H2O
Ba WitheriteBaCO3
Ba PellyiteBa2Ca(Fe,Mg)2Si6O17
Ba EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba TraskiteBa21Ca(Fe2+,Mn,Ti)4(Ti,Fe,Mg)12(Si12O36)(Si2O7)6(O,OH)30Cl6·14H2O
Ba TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Ba Pellyite (var: Manganoan Pellyite)Ba2Ca(Fe,Mn)2Si6O17
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
UUranium
U UraniniteUO2

References

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Anonymous (1963) Core drilling at Rush Creek completed. California Division Mines, Mineral Information Service: 16(1): 11.
Stinson, M.C. and Alfors, J.T. (1964) New minerals from Fresno County – I. California Division Mines & Geology Mineral Information Service: 17: 235-238.
Murdoch, J. and Webb, R.W. (1966) Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966). California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 359, 381.
American Mineralogist (1975) 50: 314-340.
Pemberton, H.E. (1983) Minerals of California. Van Nostrand Reinhold Press: 314.
Walstrom, R.E. and Leising, J.F. (2005) Barium Minerals of the Sanbornite Deposits, Fresno County. California Mineralogical Record: 36(8): 1-18.

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