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Gilman District (Battle Mountain District; Red Cliff District), Eagle Co., Colorado, USAi
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Gilman District, Eagle Co., Colorado, USA
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Gilman District, Eagle Co., Colorado, USA
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Gilman District, Eagle Co., Colorado, USA
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Gilman District, Eagle Co., Colorado, USA
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Gilman District, Eagle Co., Colorado, USA
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39° 32' 2'' North , 106° 23' 34'' West
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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
'Alaskaite'
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Description: Alteration of feldspar phenocrysts.
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Beegerite'
Formula: Pb6Bi2S9
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Coquimbite
Formula: Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Fibroferrite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Freieslebenite
Formula: AgPbSbS3
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Rocks & Min. 78:5:298-323
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Gold
Formula: Au
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gunningite
Formula: ZnSO4 · H2O
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
'Halloysite' ?
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1017
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Ktenasite
Formula: Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Matildite
Formula: AgBiS2
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Mendozite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Römerite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Sphalerite var: Schalenblende
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Szomolnokite
Formula: FeSO4 · H2O
Reference: "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", pp. 13-14, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Tetradymite
Formula: Bi2Te2S
Reference: USGS PP 1017(Lovering,1978)
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Tetrahedrite var: Argentian Tetrahedrite
Formula: (Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Cobban, R., Collins, D., Foord, E., Kile, D., Modreski, P., and Murphy, J., (1997), "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", Page 475
'Turgite'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Wad'
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Dyscrasite2.AA.35Ag3Sb
Freibergite2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Freieslebenite2.JB.15AgPbSbS3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Argentiferous Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Matildite2.JA.20AgBiS2
Pearceite2.GB.15[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Marmatite2.CB.05a(Zn,Fe)S
var: Schalenblende2.CB.05aZnS
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetradymite2.DC.05Bi2Te2S
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
var: Argentian Tetrahedrite2.GB.05(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Kutnohorite5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Coquimbite7.CB.55Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Fibroferrite7.DC.15Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Goslarite7.CB.40ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gunningite7.CB.05ZnSO4 · H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Ktenasite7.DD.20Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Mendozite7.CC.15NaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Römerite7.CB.75Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Szomolnokite7.CB.05FeSO4 · H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Andesine9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Braunite9.AG.05Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Halloysite' ?9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Alaskaite'-
'Beegerite'-Pb6Bi2S9
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
'Turgite'-
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Dyscrasite2.2.1.1Ag3Sb
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
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 = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
Tetradymite2.11.7.1Bi2Te2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Pearceite3.1.8.1[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Freieslebenite3.4.6.2AgPbSbS3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
ø = 2
Matildite3.7.1.1AgBiS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
(AB)2X3
Braunite7.5.1.3Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Mendozite29.5.4.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Goslarite29.6.11.2ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gunningite29.6.2.5ZnSO4 · H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Szomolnokite29.6.2.2FeSO4 · H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Römerite29.7.2.1Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Coquimbite29.8.3.1Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Ktenasite31.6.3.1Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
(AB)(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Fibroferrite31.9.12.1Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Hydroxylapatite41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Halloysite' ?71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Alaskaite'-
Albite
var: Andesine
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Beegerite'-Pb6Bi2S9
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
-PbS
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
Sphalerite
var: Marmatite
-(Zn,Fe)S
var: Schalenblende-ZnS
Tetrahedrite
var: Argentian Tetrahedrite
-(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
'Turgite'-
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H GunningiteZnSO4 · H2O
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
H SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
H FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
H GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
H MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O SideriteFeCO3
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O AnglesitePbSO4
O BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O GunningiteZnSO4 · H2O
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O QuartzSiO2
O SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
O FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
O GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O FerberiteFeWO4
O RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
O KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
O MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Na Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S AnglesitePbSO4
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BeegeritePb6Bi2S9
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S CovelliteCuS
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
S FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
S GunningiteZnSO4 · H2O
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
S MatilditeAgBiS2
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
S GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
S DigeniteCu9S5
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
S Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
S ChalcociteCu2S
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S StromeyeriteAgCuS
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetradymiteBi2Te2S
S SulphurS8
S RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
S MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
S StibniteSb2S3
S Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
KPotassium
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Ca Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Fe Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu CopperCu
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Cu KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Cu StromeyeriteAgCuS
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn GunningiteZnSO4 · H2O
Zn KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
Zn Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag DyscrasiteAg3Sb
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Ag FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Ag MatilditeAgBiS2
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag SilverAg
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag StromeyeriteAgCuS
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag PetziteAg3AuTe2
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Ag Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
SbAntimony
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb DyscrasiteAg3Sb
Sb FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Sb FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
TeTellurium
Te TetradymiteBi2Te2S
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te PetziteAg3AuTe2
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au PetziteAg3AuTe2
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BeegeritePb6Bi2S9
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Pb Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
BiBismuth
Bi BeegeritePb6Bi2S9
Bi MatilditeAgBiS2
Bi TetradymiteBi2Te2S

References

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U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1017
Titley, S.R. (1993): Characteristics of high-temperature, carbonate-hosted massive sulfide ores in the United States, Mexico, and Peru. In Kirkham, R.V., Sinclair, W.D., Thorpe, R.I., and Duke, J.M., eds., Mineral Deposit Modeling: Geological Association of Canada Special Paper 40, pp. 585-614.
Warren, W.J., Jr. and E. Pedersen (2003) Minerals of the Gilman District and Eagle Mine, Eagle County, Colorado, Rocks & Minerals 75:298-323.
Murphy, J.A. (2003) Preserving Minerals and Mining History at the Eagle Mine, Gilman District, Eagle County, Colorado, Rocks & Minerals 75:323-328.
Cook, R.B. (2003) Connoisseur's Choice: Sphalerite, Eagle Mine, Gilman, Colorado, Rocks & Minerals 75:330-334.

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